Publications

  • Reductive triblock copolymer micelles with dynamic covalent linkage deliver antimiR-21 for gastric cancer therapy. Changyu He, C. Y.; Zhang, Z.; Yang, Q. L.; Chang, Q.; Shao, Z. F.; Gong, B.; Shen, Y. M.; Liu, B. Y.; Zhu, Z. G. Polym. Chem. 2016.

  • Hexakis(m-phenylene ethynylene) Macrocycles with Multiple H-Bonding Side Chains and Modified Cavities: Altered Stacking Strength and Persistent Tubular Assembly. Zhong, Y. L.; Wang, Q. H.; Yang, Y.; Lu, Z. L.; He, L.; Gong, B. Org. Lett. 2016, 18, 2094-2097.

  • Redox-responsive flower-like micelles of poly(L-lactic acid)-b-poly(ethylene glycol)-b-poly(L-lactic acid) for intracellular drug delivery. Yang, Q. L.; He, C. Y.; Zhang, Z.; Tan, L. J.; Liu, B. Y.; Zhu, Z. G.; Shao, Z. F.; Gong, B.; Shen, Y. M. Polymer 2016, 90, 351-362.

  • Persistent Organic Nanopores Amenable to Structural and Functional Tuning. Wei, X. X.; Zhang, G. Q.; Shen, Y.; Zhong, Y. L.; Liu, R.; Yang, N.; Al-mkhaizim, F. Y.; Kline, M.; He, L.; Li, M. F.; Lu, Z. L.; Shao, Z. F.; Gong, B. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138, 2749-2754.

  • Surprising impact of remote groups on the folding-unfolding and dimer-chain equilibria of bifunctional H-bonding unimers. Liu, R.; Cheng, S.; Baker, E. S.; Smith, R. D.; Zeng, X. C.; Gong, B. Chem Commun. 2016, 52, 3773 - 3776.

  • Cleavable Linkers in DNA Sequencing by Synthesis. Jiang, Y.; Tan, L. J.; Yin, Y.; Shen Y. M.; Gong, B.; Shao, Z. F. Prog. Chem. 2016, 28, 58-66.

  • Synthesis and evaluations of an acid-cleavable, fluorescently labeled nucleotide as a reversible terminator for DNA sequencing. Tan, L. J.; Liu, Y. Z.; Li, X. W.; Wu, X. Y.; Gong, B.; Shen, Y. M.; Shao, Z. F. Chem. Commun. 2016, 52, 2549-2552.

  • Design and synthesis of fluorescence-labeled nucleotide with cleavable azo linker for DNA sequencing. Tan, L. J.; Liu, Y. Z.; Yang, Q. L.; Li, X. W.; Wu, X. Y.; Gong, B.; Shen, Y. M.; Shao, Z. F. Chem. Commun. 2016, 52, 954-957.

  • Facile synthesis of well-defined hydrophilic polyesters as degradable poly(ethylene glycol)-like biomaterials. Li, X. W.; Li, H.; Zhao, Y. Y.; Tang, X. Y.; Ma, S. F.; Gong, B.; Li, M. F. Polym. Chem. 2015, 6, 6452-6456.

  • Liquid-Crystalline Mesogens Based on Cyclo[6]aramides: Distinctive Phase Transitions in Response to Macrocyclic Host-Guest Interactions. Li, X. W.; Li, B.; Chen, L.; Hu, J. C.; Wen, C. D. Y.; Zheng, Q. D.; Wu, L. X.; Zeng, H. Q.; Gong, B.; Yuan, L. H. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2015, 54, 11147-11152.

  • Discrete Stacking of Aromatic Oligoamide Macrocycles. Wu, X. X.; Rui Liu, R.; Sathyamoorthy, B.; Yamato, K.; Liang, G. X.; Shen, L.; Ma, S. F.; Sukumaran, D. K.; Szyperski, T.; Fang, W. H.; He, L.; Chen, X. B.; Gong, B. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 5879-5882.

  • Aromatic oligoamides with increased backbone flexibility: improved synthetic efficiencies, solvent-dependent folding and cooperative conformational transitions. Liu, R.; Connor, A. L.; Al-mkhaizi, M, F. Y.; Gong, B. New J. Chem. 2015, 39, 3217 - 3220.

  • Redox-responsive micelles self-assembled from dynamic covalent block copolymers for intracellular drug delivery. Yang, Q. L.; Tan, L. J.; He, C. Y.; Liu, B. Y.; Xu, Y. H.; Zhu, Z. G.; Shao, Z. F.; Gong,B.; Shen, Y. M. Acta Biomaterialia 2015, 17, 193-200.

  • Chitosan oligosaccharide copolymer micelles with double disulphide linkage in the backbone associated by H-bonding duplexes for targeted intracellular drug delivery. Yang, Q. L.; He, C. Y.; Xu, Y. H.; Liu ,B. Y.; Shao, Z. F.; Zhu, Z. G.; Hou, Y. T.; Gong, B.; Shen, Y. M. Polym. Chem. 2015, 6, 1454-1463.

  • Extremely Strong Tubular Stacking of Aromatic Oligoamide Macrocycles. Kline, M. A.; Wei, X. X.; Horner, I. J.; Liu, R.; Chen, S.; Chen, S.; Yung, K. Y.; Yamato,K.; Cai, Z. H.; Bright, F. V.; Zeng, X. C.; Gong, B. Chem. Sci. 2015, 6, 152-157.

  • Synthesis and Application of Four Fluorescence Labeled Nucleotides Through Disulfide as Reversible Terminators in DNA Sequencing by Synthesis. Tang, D. N. ; Jiang, M. ; Li, X. W. ; Kang, Y. N.; Wu, X. Y.; Gong, B.; Shao, Z. F. ; Zhao, X. D.; Shen, Y. M. Chem. J. Chin. Univ.-Chinese 2014, 35, 2346-2352

  • Dynamic Covalent Diblock Copolymers: Instructed Coupling, Micellation and Redox Responsiveness. Yang, Q. L.; Bai, L.; Zhang, Y. Q.; Zhu, F. X.; Xu, Y. H.; Shao, Z. F.; Shen, Y. M.; Gong, B. Macromolecules 2014, 47, 7431-7441.

  • Design and Synthesis of New Acid Cleavable Linkers for DNA Sequencing by Synthesis. Jiang, M.; Tang, D. N.; Zhao, X. D.; Li, Q.; Zhuang, Y.; Wei, X. F.; Li, X. W.; Liu, Y. Z.; Wu, X. Y.; Shao, X. F.; Gong, B.; Shen, Y. M. Nucleosides, Nucleotides Nucleic Acids, 2014, 33, 772-783.

  • Synthesis and Application of pH-Sensitive Linkers in Amphiphilic Block Copolymer. Zhu, F. X.; Zhuang, Y.; Li, Q.; Yang, Q. l.; Wu, X. Y.; Shao, Z. F.; Gong, B.; Shen, Y. M. Chin. J. Org. Chem. 2014, 34, 1806-1815.

  • Self-assembled polymeric micelles based on THP and THF linkage for pH-responsive drug delivery. Zhu, F. X.; Yang, Q. L.; Zhuang, Y.; Zhang, Y. Q.; Shao, Z. F.; Gong, B.; Shen, Y. M. Polymer 2014, 55, 2977-2985

  • Rational Design of a Highly Sensitive and Selective Fluorogenic Probe for Detecting Nitric Oxide. Li, M. F.; Ma, S. F.; Fang, D. C.; Ning, B. M.; He, L.; Gong, B. Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 6475-6478.

  • Aromatic Oligoamide Macrocycles with a Backbone of Reduced Constraint. Kline, M.; Wei, X. X.; Gong, B. Org. Lett. 2013, 15, 4762-4765.

  • Macrocycles consisting of flexible and rigid segments: enforced folding and host-guest inclusion exciplex formation. Tang, X. M.; Lin, L.; Liu, F. T.; Yue, X. J.; Gong, B.; Li, M. F.; He, L. Tetrahedron, 2013, 69, 8487-8493.

  • Self-Assembling Organic Nanotubes with Precisely Defined, Sub-nanometer Pores: Formation and Mass Transport Characteristics. Gong, B.; Shao, Z. F. Acc. Chem. Res. 2013, 46, 2856-2866.

  • Cavity-containing, backbone-rigidified foldamers and macrocycles. Yamato, K.; Kline, M.; Gong, B. Chem. Commun. 2012, 48, 12142 - 12158 (Feature Article).

  • Preparation and helical folding of aromatic polyamides. Cao, J. X.; Kline, M.; Chen, Z. Z.; Luan, B.; Lv, M. L.; Zhang, W. R.; Lian, C. X.; Wang, Q. W.; Huang, Q. F.; Wei, X. X.; Deng, J. G.; Zhu, J.; Gong, B. Chem. Commun. 2012, 48, 11112 - 11114.

  • Study on Molecular Cavity of Oligoamide Macrocycles by Using Scanning Tunneling Microscopy. Wang, Y. B.; Li, Y. B.; Luo, Y.; Xu, M.; Zhang, X. M.; Guo, Y. Y.; Wei, G. H.; Yuan, L. H.; Gong, B.; Yang, Y. L.; Wang, C. ChemPhysChem, 2012, 13, 3598-3604.

  • Self-Assembling Sub-Nanometer Pores with Unusual Mass-Transporting Properties. Zhou, X. B.; Liu, G. D.; Yamato, K.; Shen, Y.; Cheng, R. X.; Wei, X. X.; Bai, W. L.; Gao, Y.; Li, H.; Liu, Y.; Liu, F. T.; Czajkowsky, D. M.; Wang, J. F.; Dabney, M. J.; Cai, Z. H.; Hu, J.; Bright, F. V.; He, L.; Zeng, X. C.; Shao, Z. F.; Gong, B. Nature Commun. 2012, 3, 949.

  • Molecular Duplexes with Encoded Sequences and Stabilities. Gong, B. Acc. Chem. Res. 2012, 45, 2077 - 2087.

  • One-Pot Formation of Aromatic Tetraurea Macrocycles. Wu, Z. H.; Hu, T.; He, L.; Gong, B. Org. Lett. 2012, 14, 2504-2507.

  • Non-Aggregational Aromatic Oligoamide Macrocycles. Wu, X. X.; Liang, G. X.; Ji, G.; Fun, H. K.; He, L.; Gong, B. Chem. Commun. 2012, 48, 2228-2230.

  • Strong Aggregation and Directional Assembly of Aromatic Oligoamide Macrocycles. Yang, Y. A.; Feng, W.; Hu, J. C.; Zou, S. L.; Gao, R. Z.; Yamato, K.; Kline, M.; Cai, Z. H.; Gao, Y.; Wang, Y. B.; Li, Y. B.; Yang, Y. L.; Yuan, L. H.; Zeng, X. C. Gong, B. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011, 133, 18590-18593.

  • Interplay of Olefin Metathesis and Multiple Hydrogen Bonding Interactions: Covalently Cross-linked Zippers. Zeng, J. S.; Wang, W.; Deng, P. C.; Feng, W.; Zhou, J. J.; Yang, Y. Y.; Yuan, L. H.; Yamato, K.; Gong, B. Org. Lett. 2011, 13, 3798-3801

  • Covalent Reinforcement of Hydrogen-Bonded Discs into Stably Folded Helical Structures. Chen, Z. Z.; Urban, N.; Gao, Y.; Zhang, W. R.; Deng, J. G.; Zhu, J.; Zeng, X. C.; Gong, B. Org. Lett. 2011, 13, 4008-4011.

  • Hydrogen-Bonded Oligoamide Duplexes as Programmable Molecular Recognition Units: A Systematic Approach Towards Directed Self-Assembly and Controlled Non-Covalent Synthesis. Yuan, L.H.; Zhang, P. H.; Feng, W.; Gong, B. Curr. Org. Chem. 2011, 15, 1250-1265.

  • Alternative Strategy for Adjusting the Association Specificity of Hydrogen-Bonded Duplexes. Zhang, P. H.; Chu, H. Z.; Li, X. H.; Feng, W., Deng, P. C.; Yuan, L. H.; Gong, B. Org. Lett. 2011, 13, 54-57.

  • Double-Decked Molecular Crescents. Lin, L.; Zhang, J. X.; Wu, X. X.; Liang, G. X.; He, L.; Gong, B. Chem. Commun. 2010, 46. 7361-7363.

  • Nanotubular Assemblies of Aromatic Oligoamide Crescents and Macrocycles. Zhu, J.; Feng, W.; Yamato, K.; Deng, J.G.; Yuan, L.H.; Gong, B. Polymer Preprints 2010, 51(2), 156-157.

  • Oligoamide Duplexes as Organogelators. Cao, R. K.; Zhou, J. J.; Wang, W.; Feng, W.; Li, X. H.; Zhang, P. H.; Deng, P. C.; Yuan, L. H.; Gong, B. Org. Lett. 2010, 12, 2958-2961.

  • One-pot Formation of Aromatic Oligoamide Macrocycles and the Corresponding Mechanism. Hu, J. C.; Feng, W.; Li, X. H.; Yang, L. Q.; Yuan, L. H.; He, L.; Gong, B. Acta Phys. Chim. Sin. 2010, 26, 1811-1822.

  • Spherical Assemblies of Cyclo[6]aramide with Polar Side Chains.Yang, Y. A.; Yuan, L, H.; Hu, J. C.; Zou S. L.; Feng, W.; Gong, B. Acta Phys. Chim. Sin. 2010, 26, 1557-1564.

  • A Hydrogen Bonding Motif for Forming Extended Assemblies. Zhang, J. H.; Wu, X. X.; Yamato, K.; Liu, F. T.; Su, T. Y.; Zheng, C.; He, L.; Gong, B. Chem. Commun. 2010, 46, 1062-1064

  • Aggregation and Assembly of Crescent Foldamers. Gong, B. Science China, Chemistry 2010, 53(1), 45-51.

  • Crescent Oligoamides As Hosts: Conformation-Dependent Binding Specificity. Yamato, K.; Yuan, L. H.; Feng, W.; Helsel, A. J.; Sanford, A. R.; Zhu, J.; Deng, J. G.; Zeng, X. C.; Gong, B. Org. & Biomol. Chem. 2009, 7, 3643-3647.

  • Improving the Efficiency of Forming "Unfavorable" Products: Eight-Residue Macrocycles from Folded Aromatic Oligoamide Precursors. Zou, S. L.; He, Y. Z.; Yang, Y. N.; Zhao, Y.; Yuan, L. H.; Feng, W.; Yamato, K.; Gong, B. Synlett 2009, 1437-1440.

  • One-pot Formation of Large Macrocycles with Modifiable Peripheries and Internal Cavities. Ferguson, J. S.; Yamato, K.; Liu, R.; He, L.; Zeng, X. C.; Gong, B. Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2009, 3150-3154.

  • Aromatic Oligoamide Macrocycles from Biomolecular Coupling of Folded Oligomeric Precursors. Yang, L. Q.; Zhong, L. J.; Yamato, K.; Zhang, X. H.; Feng, W.; Deng, P. C.; Yuan, L. H.; Zeng, X. C.; Gong, B. New J. Chem. 2009, 729-733.

  • Folding and Aggregation of Backbone-Rigidified Oligo(m-phenylene ethynylenes) in Polar and Nonpolar Media. Yamato, K.; Gong, B. Supramol. Chem. 2009, 21, 196-201.

  • Efficient Kinetic Macrocyclization. Feng, W.; Yamato, K.; Yang, L. Q.; Ferguson, J.; Zhong, L.J.; Zou, S. L.; Yuan, L.H.; Zeng, X. C.; Gong, B. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009, 131, 2629-2637.

  • One-Pot Formation and Characterization of Macrocyclic Aromatic Tetrasulfonates. Geng, M. W.; Zhang, D. C.; Wu, X. X.; He, L. Gong, B. Org. Lett. 2009, 11, 923-926

  • Highly Conducting Transmembrane Pores Formed by Aromatic Oligoamide Macrocycles. Helsel, A. J.; Brown, A. L.; Yamato, K.; Feng, W.; Yuan, L. H.; Clements, A.; Harding, S. V.; Szabo, G.; Shao, Z. F.; Gong, B. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 15784-15785.

  • Hollow Crescents, Helices and Macrocycles from Enforced Folding and Folding-Assisted Macrocyclization. Gong, B. Acc. Chem. Res. 2008, 41, 1376-1386.

  • Aggregation and Columnar Assembly of Crescent Oligoamides. Zhang, Y. F.; Yamato, K.; Zhong, K.; Zhu, J.; Deng, J. G.; Gong, B. Org. Lett. 2008, 10, 4339-4342.

  • Sequence-Specific, Dynamic Covalent Crosslinking in Aqueous Media. Li, M. F.; Yamato, K.; Ferguson, J. S.; Singarapu, K. K.; Szyperski, T.; Gong, B. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 491-500.

  • Synthesis and antineoplastic activity of quinoline derivatives. Zhou, Q.; Hou, J.; Li, H. M.; Cui, L.; Jia, H.; Gong, B.; He, L. Aust. J. Chem. 2008, 61, 531-536.

  • Preliminary Mechanistic Information on Disulfide-Bond Formation and the Role of Hydrogen Bonds by Nanoelectrospray Mass Spectrometry. Jiang, H. H.; Li, M. F.; Moy, M. A.; Gong, B.; Wood, T. D. J. Mass Spectrom. 2008, 43, 664-673.

  • A Branched, Hydrogen-Bonded Heterodimer: A Novel System for Achieving High Stability and Specificity. Bialecki, J. B.; Yuan, L. H.; Gong B. Tetrahedron 2007, 63, 5460-5469.

  • Heteroatom-Containing, Carbon-Bridged Calix[4]arene, Thiacalix[4]arene and Sulfonamide Bridged Calix[4]arene. Zhang, W. S.; An, Y.; Liu, R.; Gong, B.; He, L. Mini-Rev. Org. Chem. 2007, 4, 281-290.

  • Engineering Hydrogen Bonded Duplexes. Gong, B. Polym. Int. 2007, 56, 436-443.

  • Solution and gas phase hydrogen/deuterium exchange of oligoamide complexes by nanoelectrospray mass spectrometry. Jiang, H. H.; Dolan, A. R.; Li, M. L.; Moy, M. A.; Gong, B.; Wood, T. D. Int. J. Mass Spectrom. 2007, 261, 13-24.

  • Enforced Folding of Unnatural Oligomers: Creating Hollow Helices with Nanosized Pores. Gong, B.; Sanford, A. R.; Ferguson, J. S. Adv. Polym. Sci. 2007, 206, 1-29.

  • Improving foldamer synthesis through protecting group induced unfolding of aromatic oligoamides. Zhang, A. M.; Ferguson, J. S.; Yamato, K.; Zheng, C.; Gong B. Org. Lett. 2006, 8, 5117 - 5120.

  • Sequence-Specific Intermolecular Association: Integrating Non-Covalent and Covalent Interactions. Li, M. F.; Yamato, K.; Ferguson, J. S.; Gong, B. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 12628-12629.

  • Cavity-Containing Macrocyclic Aromatic Tetrasulfonamides Based on a Well-Defined Structural Motif. He, L.; An, Y.; Yuan, L. H.; Feng, W.; Li, M. F.; Zhang, D. C.; Yamato, K.; Zheng, C.; Zeng, X. C.; Gong, B. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A. 2006, 103, 10850-10855.

  • Aromatic Oligoureas: Enforced Folding and Assisted Cyclization. Zhang, A. M.; Han, Y. H.; Yamato, K.; Zeng, X. C.; Gong, B. Org. Lett. 2006, 8, 803-806.

  • Molecular Zippers for Preparing Supramolecular and Dynamic Covalent Block Copolymers. Li, M. F.; Yang, X. W.; Ryu, C. R.; Gong, B. Polym. Preprint 2005, 46, 1128-1129.

  • Morphology study on supramolecular diblock copolymers associated via hydrogen-bonded molecular duplexes. Kim, W.; Yang, H.C.; Ryu, C. Y.; Yang, X. W.; Li, M. F.; Gong, B. Polym. Preprint 2005, 46, 698-699.

  • Synthesis of Crescent Aromatic Oligoamides. Yuan, L. H.; Sanford, A. R.; Feng, W.; Zhang, A. M.; Ferguson, J. S.; Yamato, K.; Zhu, J.; Zeng. H. Q.; Gong, B. J. Org. Chem. 2005, 70, 10660-10669.

  • Macrocyclic Aromatic Tetrasulfonamides with a Stable Cone Conformation. He, L.; An, Y.; Yuan, L. H.; Yamato, K.; Feng, W.; Gerlitz, O.; Zheng, C.; Gong, B. Chem. Commun. 2005, (30), 3788-3790.

  • Cyclic aromatic oligoamides as highly selective receptors for the guanidinium ion. Sanford, A. R.; Yuan, L. H.; Feng, W.; Yamato, K.; Flowers, R. A.; Gong, B. Chem. Commun. 2005, (37), 4720-4722.

  • Stability of a New Class of Unnatural Hydrogen-Bonded Molecular Duplexes, A Computational Study. Li, S. M.; Gong, B.; Guo, H. Chem. Phys. Lett. 2005, 410, 264-268.

  • Template-Assisted Cross Olefin Metathesis. Yang, X. W.; Gong, B. Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2005, 44, 1352-1356.

  • Preparation of Oligoamide-Ended Poly(ethylene glycol) and Hydrogen-Bonding-Assisted Formation of Aggregates and Nanoscale Fibers. Hua, F. J.; Yang, X. W.; Gong, B.; Ruckenstein, E. J. Polym. Sci., Part A: Polym. Chem. 2005, 43, 1119-1128.

  • Helical Aromatic Oligoamides: Reliable, Readily Predictable Folding from the Combination of Rigidified Structural Motifs. Yuan, L. H.; Zeng, H. Q.; Yamato, K.; Sanford, A. R.; Feng, W.; Atreya, H.; Sukumaran, D. K.; Szyperski, T.; Gong, B. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2004, 126, 16528-16537.

  • Supramolecular AB Diblock Copolymers. Yang, X. W.; Hua, F. J.; Yamato, K.; Ruckenstein, E.; Gong, B.; Kim, W.; Ryu, C. Y. Angew. Chem., Intl Ed. 2004, 43, 6471-6474.

  • Highly Efficient, One-Step Macrocyclizations Assisted by Backbone-Preorganization. Yuan, L. H.; Feng, W.; Yamato, K.; Sanford, A. R.; Xu, D. G.; Guo, H.; Gong, B. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2004, 126, 11120-11121.

  • Well-Defined Secondary Structures: Information-Storing Molecular Duplexes and Helical Foldamers Based on Unnatural Peptide Backbones. Sanford, A.; Yamato, K.; Yang, X. W.; Yuan, L. H.; Han, Y. H.; Gong, B. Eur. J. Biochem. 2004, 271, 1416-1425.

  • Backbone-Rigidified Oligo(m-phenylene ethynylenes). Yang, X. W.; Yuan, L. H.; Yamato, K.; Brown, A. L.; Feng, W.; Furukawa, M.; Zeng, X. C.; Gong, B. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2004, 126, 3148-3162.

  • The Evolution of Helical Foldamers. Sanford, A.; Gong, B. Curr. Org. Chem. 2003, 7, 1649-1659.

  • Duplex Foldamers from Assembly-Induced Folding. Yang, X. W.; Martinovic, S.; Smith, R. D.; Gong, B. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2003, 125, 9932-9933.

  • An Extremely Stable, Self-Complementary Hydrogen-Bonded Duplex. Zeng, H. Q.; Yang, X. W.; Brown, A. L.; Martinovic, S.; Smith, R. D.; Gong, B. Chem. Commun. 2003, 1556-1557.

  • A New Strategy for Folding Oligo(m-phenylene ethynylenes). Yang, X. W.; Brown, A. L.; Furukawa, M.; Li, S.; Gardinier, W. E.; Bukowski, E. J.; Bright, F. V.; Zheng, C.; Zeng, X. C.; Gong. B. Chem. Commun. 2003, 56-57.

  • Creating Nanocavities of Tunable Sizes: Hollow Helices. Gong, B.; Zeng, H. Q.; Zhu, J. et al., Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A. 2002, 99, 11583-11588. (Featured in Chem. & Eng. News in the issues of September 26, 2002 and December 16, 2002 as one of Chemistry Highlights of 2002)

  • Enforced Folding by Localized Intramolecular Hydrogen Bonds: Hollow Helices with Tunable Cavity Size. Gong, B. Acta Cryst. 2002, A58, C226.

  • A Non-Covalent Approach to Anti-Parallel Sheet Formation. Zeng, H. Q.; Yang, X. W.; Flowers, II, R. A.; Gong, B. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2002, 124, 2903-2910.

  • Crescent Oligoamides: From Acyclic "Macrocycles" to Folding Nanotubes. Gong, B. Chem. Eur. J. 2001, 7, 4336-4342.

  • Stable Three-Center Hydrogen Bonding in a Partially Rigidified Structure. Parra, R. D.; Zeng, H. Q.; Zhu, J.; Zheng, C.; Zeng, X. C.; Gong, B. Chem. Eur. J. 2001, 7, 4352-4357.

  • Energetics and Cooperativity in Three-Center Hydrogen-Bonding: 1. Diacetamide-X Dimers, (X=HCN, CH3OH). Parra, R. D.; Furukawa, M.; Gong, B.; Zeng. X. C. J. Chem. Phys. 2001, 115, 6030-6035.

  • Energetics and Cooperativity in Three-Center Hydrogen-Bonding: 2. Intramolecular Hydrogen Bonding Systems. Parra, R. D.; Gong, B.; Zeng. X. C. J. Chem. Phys. 2001, 115, 6036-6041.

  • Sequence-Specificity of Hydrogen-Bonded Molecular Duplexes. Zeng, H.; Ickes, H.; Flowers, II, R. A.; Gong, B. J. Org. Chem. 2001, 66, 3574-3583.

  • Specifying Non-Covalent Interactions: Sequence-Specific Assembly of Hydrogen-Bonded Molecular Duplexes. Gong, B. Synlett 2001, (5), 582-589.

  • Structural analysis of the binding modes of minor groove ligands comprised of disubstituted benzenes. Hawkins, C. A; Watson, C; Yan, Y; Gong, B.; Wemmer, D. E. Nucleic Acids Res. 2001, 29, 1-7

  • Two-Dimensional Molecular Layers: Interplay of H-Bonding and van der Waals Interactions in the Self-Assembly of N,N'-Dialkylsulfamides. Gong, B.; Zheng, C.; Skrzypczak-Jankun, E.; Zhu, J. Org. Lett. 2000, 2, 3273-3275

  • A New Class of Folding Oligomers: Crescent Oligoamides. Zhu, J.; Parra, R. D.; Zeng, H.; Skrzypczak-Jankun, E.; Zeng, X. C.; Gong, B. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2000, 122, 4219-4220. (Featured in the May 1, 2000 issue of Chem. & Eng. News)

  • A Highly Stable, Six-Hydrogen Bonded Molecular Duplex. Zeng, H.; Miller, R.; Flowers, R. A.; Gong, B. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2000, 122, 2635-2644

  • Polar Assembly of N,N'-Bis(4-substituted benzyl)sulfamides. Gong, B.; Zheng, C.; Zhu, J.; Zeng, H. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1999, 121, 9766-9767

  • A New Approach for the Design of Supramolecular Recognition Units: Hydrogen-Bonded Molecular Duplexes. Gong, B.; Yan, Y.; Zeng, H.; Skrzypczak-Jankunn, E.; Kim, Y. W.; Zhu, J.; Ickes, H. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1999, 121, 5607-5608

  • Structure of N,N',N'-tris(carboxymethyl)-1,3,5-benzenetricarboxamide trihydrate. Gong, B.; Zheng, C.; Yan, Y. J. Chem. Crystallogr. 1999, 29(6), 649-652

  • Structure of N,N'-bis[3-(aminocarbonyl)propyl]sulfamide. Gong, B.; Zheng, C.; Zhang, J. J. Chem. Crystallogr. 1999, 29(6), 645-648

  • DNA Sequence Recognition by a Novel Series of Minor Groove-Binding Ligands. Fox, K.R.; Yan, Y.; Gong, B. Anti-Cancer Drug Design 1999, 14, 219-230

  • A Robust Two-Dimensional Supramolecular Module: the Sulfamide Moiety as A New Building Block for the Design and Self-Assembly of Molecular Solids. Gong, B.; Y. Yan.; Zheng, C. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1998, 120, 11194-11195