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  1. Zhun Zhou, Oliver Munyaradzi, Xin Xia, Da'Sean Green and Dennis Bong.* "High capacity drug carriers from common polymer amphiphiles." Biomacromolecules 2016, DOI: 10.1021/acs.biomac.6b00960. pdf

  2. Yaowalak Pratumyot, Oscar Torres and Dennis Bong.* "Assessment of RNA carrier function in peptide amphiphiles derived from the HIV fusion peptide." Peptides 2016, 79, 27-30. pdf

  3. Zhun Zhou, Xin Xia and Dennis Bong.* "Synthetic polymer hybridization with DNA and RNA directs nanoparticle loading, silencing delivery, and aptamer function." J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 8920-8923. pdf

  4. Jie Mao and Dennis Bong.* "DNA-binding Peptoids." Synlett. 2015, 26, 1581-1585. (Special issue dedicated to K. Peter C. Vollhardt). pdf

  5. Xijun Piao, Xin Xia, Jie Mao and Dennis Bong.* "Peptide ligation and RNA cleavage via an abiotic template interface." J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 3751-3754. pdf

  6. Xin Xia, Xijun Piao and Dennis Bong.* "Bifacial PNA as an allosteric switch for aptamer and ribozyme function." J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 7265-7268. pdf

  7. Xin Xia, Xijun Piao and Dennis Bong.* "Bifacial PNA inhibits enzymatic access to DNA and RNA." ChemBioChem 2013, 15, 31-36. pdf

  8. Xijun Piao, Xin Xia and Dennis Bong.* "Bifacial peptide nucleic acid directs cooperative folding and assembly of binary, ternary and quaternary DNA complexes." Biochemistry 2013, 52, 6213-6323. pdf

  9. Mingming Ma and Dennis Bong.* "Controlled Fusion of Synthetic Lipid Membrane Vesicles." Accounts of Chemical Research 2013, 46, 2988-2997. pdf

  10. Zhun Zhou and Dennis Bong.* "Small-molecule/polymer recognition triggers aqueous-phase assembly and encapsulation." Langmuir 2013, 29, 144-50. pdf

  11. Saibal Bandyopadhyay, Xin Xia, Andre Matseiyeu, Georgeta Mihai, Sanjay Rajagopalan and Dennis Bong.* "Z-Group ketone chain transfer agents for RAFT polymer nanoparticle modification via hydrazone conjugation." Macromolecules, 2012, 45, 6766-6773. pdf

  12. Yingying Zeng, Yaowalak Pratumyot, Xijun Piao and Dennis Bong.* "Discrete assembly of synthetic peptide-DNA triplex structures from polyvalent melamine-thymine bifacial recognition." J. Am. Chem. Soc, 2012, 134, 832-835.ASAP pdf

  13. Mingming Ma and Dennis Bong.* "Protein assembly directed by synthetic molecular recognition motifs." Org. Biomol. Chem., 2011 9, 7296-7299. ASAP pdf

  14. Mingming Ma and Dennis Bong.* "Determinants of cyanuric acid and melamine assembly in water" Langmuir, 2011, 27, 8841-8853. ASAP pdf

  15. Oscar Torres and Dennis Bong.* "Determinants of membrane activity from mutational analysis of the HIV fusion peptide" Biochemistry, 2011, ASAP pdf

  16. Mingming Ma and Dennis Bong.* "Stabilization of vesicular and supported membranes by glycolipid oxime polymers" Chem. Commun., 2011, 47, 2853-2855.ASAP pdf

  17. Mingming Ma and Dennis Bong.* "Directed peptide assembly at the lipid-water interface cooperatively enhances membrane binding and activity." Langmuir, 2011, 27, 1480-1486.ASAP pdf

  18. Saibal Bandyopadhyay and Dennis Bong.* "Synthesis of trifunctional phosphatidylserine probes for identification of lipid-binding proteins." Eur. J. Org. Chem, 2011, 2011, 751-758. ASAP pdf

  19. Somnath Bhattacharjee and Dennis Bong.* "Protein-polymer grafts via a soy protein derived macro-RAFT chain transfer agent" J. Polym. Environ., 2011, 19, 203-208. ASAP pdf

  20. Mingming Ma, Yun Gong and Dennis Bong.* "Lipid membrane adhesion and fusion driven by designed, minimally multivalent hydrogen-bonding lipids." J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2009, 131, 16919-16926. ASAP pdf

  21. Mingming Ma, Angel Paredes and Dennis Bong.* "Intra- and Intermembrane Pairwise Molecular Recognition Between Synthetic Hydrogen-bonding Phospholipids." J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 14456-14458. pdf

  22. Oscar Torres, Deniz Yüksel, Matt Bernardina, Krishna Kumar and Dennis Bong.* "Peptide tertiary structure nucleation by sidechain crosslinking with metal complexation and double "click" cycloaddition." ChemBioChem 2008, 9, 1701-1705. pdf

  23. Y. Gong, Mingming Ma, Y. Luo and D. Bong.* "Functional Determinants of Synthetic Vesicle Fusion System." J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 6196-6205. pdf

  24. Y. Gong, Y. Luo and D. Bong.* "Membrane Activation: Selective Vesicle Fusion via Small Molecule Recognition." J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 14430-14431. pdf


    Graduate and Postdoctoral Research

    D. Bong, I. Tam, R. Breslow.* "Oligothiophene isocyanides for platinum-based molecular electronics." J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2004, 126, 11796-11797.

    D.T.Y. Bong, E.W.L. Chan, R. Diercks, P.I. Dosa, M.M. Haley, A.J. Matzger, O. Milanic and K.P.C. Vollhardt.* "Syntheses of syn and anti doublebent[5]phenylene." Org. Lett. 2004, 6, 2249-2252.

    D.T.Y. Bong, L. Gentric, D. Holmes, A.J. Matzger , F. Scherhag and K. P. C. Vollhardt.* "Synthesis of bent [4]phenylene (cyclobuta[1,2-α:3,4-β']bisbiphenylene) and structure of a bis(trimethylsilyl) derivative: the last [4]phenylene isomer." Chem. Commun. 2002, 278-279.

    D.T. Bong and M.R. Ghadiri.* "Chemoselective Pd(0) Catalyzed Peptide Coupling in Water." Org. Lett. 2001, 3 2509-2511.

    D.T. Bong and M. R. Ghadiri.* "Cyclic Peptide Cylinders as Nuclei for Crystal Engineering." Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2001, 40, 2163-2166.

    D.T. Bong, T.D. Clark, J.R. Granja and M.R Ghadiri.* "Tubular Organic Materials." Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2001, 40, 988-1011.

    D.T. Bong, A. Janshoff, C. Steinem, M.R. Ghadiri.* "Membrane partitioning of the cleavage peptide in Flock House Virus." Biophys. J. 2000, 78, 839-845.

    D.T. Bong, A. Janshoff, C. Steinem, J.E. Johnson,* M.R. Ghadiri.* "A highly membrane-active peptide in Flock House virus: implications for the mechanism of nodavirus infection." Chem. Biol. 1999, 7, 473-481.

    A. Janshoff, D.T. Bong, C. Steinem, J.E. Johnson, M.R. Ghadiri.* "An Animal Virus-Derived Peptide Switches Membrane Morphology: Possible Relevance to Nodaviral Transfection Processes." Biochemistry 1999, 17, 5328-5336 (1999).

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