Peer Reviewed Papers and Book Chapters

  1. Chemical Synthesis and Medicinal Applications of Glycoporphyrins

Moylan, C.; Scanlan, E. M.; Senge, M. O. (2015): Curr. Med. Chem., 22, 2238-2348.

  1. Lead structures for applications in photodynamic therapy 7. Efficient synthesis of amphiphilic glycosylated lipid porphyrin derivatives: refining linker conjugation for potential PDT applications

Moylan, C.; Sweed, A. M. K.; Shaker, Y. M.; Scanlan, E. M; Senge, M. O. (2015): Tetrahedron, 71, 4145–4153.

  1. Lead Structures for Applications in Photodynamic Therapy. 6. Temoporfin Anti- Inflammatory Conjugates to Target the Tumor Microenvironment for In Vitro PDT

Rogers, L.; Sergeeva, N.; Paszko, E.; Vaz, G.; Senge, M. O. (2015): PLOS One, 10, e0125372.

  1. Pdots, a new type of nanoparticle, bind to mTHPC via their lipid modified surface and exhibit very high FRET efficiency between the core and the sensitizer

Haupt, S.; Lazar, I.; Weitman, H.; Senge, M. O.; Ehrenberg, B. (2015): Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 17, 11412-14422.

  1. Highly Strained Tertiary sp3 Scaffolds: Synthesis of Functionalized Cubanes and Exploration of Their Reactivity under Pd(II) Catalysis

Plunkett, S.; Flanagan, K. J.; Twamley, B.; Senge, M. O. (2015): Organometallics, 34, 1408–1414.

  1. How green is green chemistry? Chlorophylls as a bioresource from biorefineries and their commercial potential in medicine and photovoltaics

Ryan, A. A.; Senge, M. O. (2015): Photochem. Photobiol. Sci., 14, 638-660.

Invited perspective; selected for cover of Issue 04/2015

  1. Organische Chemie 2014

Beifuss, U.; Lehmann, M.; Krueger, A.; Beuerle, F.; Senge, M. O.; Breinbauer, R.; Mück-Lichtenfeld, C.; Gers, C. F.; Müller, T. J. J.; Lindel, T.; Worgull, D.; Pietruszka, J.; Paradies, J.; Bach, T.; Muniz, K.; Straub, B. F.; Stark, A.; Ditrich, K.; von Deyn, W.; Kordes, M.; Wiebe, C.; Pfau, R.; Luy, B.; Muhle-Goll, C.; Arenz, C.; Sewald, N.; Andexer, J.; Hüttel, W.; Itzen, A.; Werz, D. B. (2015): Nachr. Chem., 63, 266-305.

  1. Porphyrin Substituent Regiochemistry, Conformation and Packing – The Case of 5,10-Diphenylporphyrin

Senge, M. O.; Dahms, K.; Holdt, H. J.; Kelling, A. (2015): Z. Naturforsch., 70b, 119–123.

  1. Lead Structures for Applications in Photodynamic Therapy. 5. Synthesis and Biological Evaluation of Water Soluble Phosphorus(V) 5,10,15,20-Tetraalkylporphyrins for PDT

Ryan, A. A.; Ebrahim, M. M.; Petidemange, R.; Vaz, G. M.; Paszko, E.; Sergeeva, N. N.; Senge, M. O. (2014): Photodiagn. Photodyn. Ther., 11, 510-515.

  1. Structural investigation of 5,10-A2B2-type porphyrins: palladium(II) and zinc(II) complexes of 5,10-dibromo-15,20-bis(4-methylphenyl)porphyrin

Senge, M. O.; Zawadzka, M. (2014): Acta Crystallogr., C70, 1143-1146.

  1. Impact of Substituents and Nonplanarity on Nickel and Copper Porphyrin Electrochemistry: First Observation of a CuII/CuIII Reaction in Nonaqueous Media

Fang, Y.; Senge, M.O.; Van Caemelbecke, E.; Smith, K. M.; Medforth, C. J.; Zhang, M.; Kadish, K. M. (2014): Inorg. Chem., 53, 10772-10778.

  1. Tailoring Porphyrin (Nano)Structures

Ryan, A. A.; Letchford, K. A.; Senge, M. O. (2014): ECS Trans., 61, 1-12.

  1. Chlorophylls, Symmetry, Chirality, and Photosynthesis

Senge, M. O.; Ryan, A. A.; Letchford, K. A.; MacGowan, S. A.; Mielke, T. (2014): Symmetry, 6, 781-843.

Invited review for special issue "Supramolecular Chirality"

  1. Crystal structure of 5,10,15-triphenyl-20-(4,4,5,5-tetramethyl-1,3,2-dioxaborolan-2-yl)porphyrin

Senge, M. O.; Eckhardt, H. G. (2014): Acta Crystallogr., E70, o1085-o1086.

  1. Synthesis of Diazepine-fused Porphyrinoids and Annulated Porphyrin Arrays

Ryan, A. A.; Pouyatos, F.; Stallivieri, A.; Balaban, T. S.; Senge, M. O. (2014): Z. Naturforsch., 69b, 889-898.

  1. Simple Porphyrin Desymmetrization: 5,10,15,20-Tetrakis(3-hydroxyphenyl)porphyrin (mTHPP) as a Gateway Molecule for Peripheral Functionalization

Rogers, L.; Burke-Murphy, E.; Senge, M. O. (2014): Eur. J. Org. Chem., 4283–4294.

  1. The translocator protein as a potential molecular target for improved treatment efficacy in photodynamic therapy.

Rogers, L.; Senge, M. O. (2014): Future Med. Chem., 6, 775-792.

Invited Review

  1. (5-n-Butyl-10,20-diiso-butyl-porphyrin-ato)nickel(II)

Senge, M. O; Dahms, K. (2014): Acta Crystallogr., E70, m251.

  1. Licht für Medizin und Diagnostik

Griesbeck, A.; Ihmels, H.; Licha, K.; Mielke, T.; Senge, M.; Strehmel, B.; Wöll, D. (2014): Nachr. Chem., 62, 612–616.

  1. Organische Chemie 2013

Beuerle, F.; Krueger, A.; Lehmann, M.; Bach, T.; Beifuss, U.; Müller, T. J. J.; Giernoth, R.; Ditrich, K.; Straub, B. F.; Schreiner, P. R.; Lindel, T.; Böse, D.; Pietruszka, J.; Pfau, R.; Breinbauer, R.; Sewald, N.; Weinhold, E.; Arenz, C.; Andexer, J.; Müller, M.; von Deyn, W.; Kordes, M.; Wiebe, C.; Muniz, K.; Senge, M. O.; Paradies, J.; Luy, B.; Muhle-Goll, C.; Biskup, M. B.; Bräse, S. (2014): Nachr. Chem., 62, 264-301.

  1. Ni-Cu ion exchange observed for Ni(II)-porphyrins on Cu(111)

Doyle, C. M.; Cunniffe, J. P.; Krasnikov, S. A.; Preobrajenski, A. B.; Li, Z.; Sergeeva, N. N.; Senge, M. O.; Cafolla, A. A. (2014): Chem. Commun., 50, 3447-3449.

  1. Effects of Preparation Conditions of Poly(lactide-co-glycolide) Nanoparticles Loaded with Amphiphilic Porphyrins and Their Photoactivities

da Silveira, J. M.; da Silva, A. R.; Senge, M. O.; Jorge, R. A. (2014): J. Nanosci. Nanotech., 14, 6274–6286.

  1. Micro- or nanorod and nanosphere structures derived from a series of phenyl-porphyrins

Harsha V. R., M.; Al-Shammari, R. M.; Al-Attar, N.; Kennedy, E.; Rogers, L.; Lopez, S.; Senge, M. O.; Keyes, T. E.; Rice, J. H. (2014): Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 16, 4386-4393.

  1. Fractal structures in n-phenyl-porphyrin J-aggregate films

Reddy, M. H. V.; Al-Shammari, R. M.; Al-Attar, N.; Rogers, L.; Lopez, S.; Forster, R. J.; Senge, M. O.; Keyes, T. E.; Rice, J. H. (2014): Mater. Chem. Phys., 143, 963-968.

  1. From thioether substituted porphyrins to sulfur linked porphyrin dimers: an unusual SNAr via thiolate displacement?

Ryan A. A; Plunkett S.; Casey A.; McCabe T.; Senge M. O. (2014): Chem. Commun., 50, 353-355.

  1. Laser induced protonation of free base porphyrin in chloroform results in the enhancement of positive nonlinear absorption due to conformational distortion

Zawadzka, M.; Wang, J.; Blau, W. J.; Senge, M. O. (2013): J. Porphyrins Phthalocyanines, 17, 1129-1133.

  1. Solvent effect on the nonlinear absorption of 5,10-A2B2 meso substituted porphyrins

Zawadzka, M.; Wang, J.; Blau, W. J.; Senge, M. O. (2013): Photochem. Photobiol. Sci., 12, 1811-1823.

  1. High content screening as high quality assay for biological evaluation of photosensitizers in vitro

Vaz, G. M.; Paszko, E.; Davies, A. M.; Senge, M. O. (2013): PLOS One, 8, e70653.

  1. Synthesis and Functionalization of Triply Fused Porphyrin Dimers

Ryan, A. A.; Senge, M. O. (2013): Eur. J. Org. Chem., 3700-3711.

  1. 5,15-Bis(4-pentyl-oxyphen-yl)porphyrin

Senge, M. O. (2013): Acta Crystallogr., E69, o1048.

  1. Nonlinear absorption properties of 5,10-A2B2 porphyrins – correlation of molecular structure with the nonlinear responses

Zawadzka, M.; Wang, J.; Blau, W. J.; Senge, M. O. (2013): Photochem. Photobiol. Sci., 12, 996-1007.

  1. Chemical Synthesis in Solution and Porphyrin Nanostructures on Surfaces – Similar Concepts, Different Results

Ryan, A. A.; Cafolla, A. A.; Senge, M. O. (2013): ECS Trans., 45, 77-90.

  1. Synthesis and biological evaluation of Foscan® bile acid conjugates to target esophageal cancer cells

Rogers, L.; Majer, F.; Sergeeva, N. N.; Paszko, E.; Gilmer, J. F.; Senge, M. O. (2013): Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett., 23, 2495-2499.

  1. Organische Chemie 2012

Beuerle, F.; Krueger, A.; Lehmann, M.; Bach, T.; Beifuss, U.; Mueller, T. J. J.; Giernoth, R.; Ditrich, K.; Straub, B. F.; Schreiner, P. R.; Lindel, T.; Boese, D.; Pietruszka, J.; Pfau, R.; Breinbauer, R.; Sewald, N.; Weinhold, E.; Arenz, C.; Andexer, J.; Mueller, M.;von Deyn, W.; Kordes, M.; Wiebe, C.; Muniz, K.; Braese, S.; Senge, M. O.; Paradies, J.; Luy, B.; Muhle-Goll, C.; Bosse Biskup, M. (2013): Nachr. Chem., 61, 265-297.

  1. Synthesis and Reactivity of Allenylporphyrins

Plunkett, S.; Dahms, K.; Senge, M. O. (2013): Eur. J. Org. Chem., 1566-1579.

  1. Platelets, photosensitizers and PDT

Senge, M. O.; Radomski, M. W. (2013): Photodiagn. Photodyn. Ther., 10, 1-16.

  1. Computational Quantification of the Physicochemical Effects of Heme Distortion: Redox Control in the Reaction Center Cytochrome Subunit of Blastochloris viridis

MacGowan, S. A.; Senge, M. O. (2013): Inorg. Chem., 52, 1228-1237.

  1. Modeling of nonlinear absorption of 5,10-A2B2 porphyrins in the nanosecond regime

Zawadzka, M.; Wang, J.; Blau, W. J.; Senge, M. O. (2013): J. Phys. Chem. A, 117, 15-26.

  1. Transferrin conjugation does not increase the efficiency of liposomal Foscan during in vitro photodynamic therapy of oesophageal cancer

Paszko, E.; Vaz, G. M.; Ehrhardt, C.; Senge, M. O. (2012): Eur. J. Pharm. Sci., 48, 202-210.

  1. The Molecular and Crystal Structures of Galvinol Derivatives

Senge, M. O. (2012): Z. Naturforsch., 67b, 1137-1143.

  1. Synthesis and biological evaluation of a library of glycoporphyrin compounds

Daly, R.; Vaz, G. M.; Davies, A. M.; Senge, M. O.; Scanlan, E. M. (2012): Chem. Eur. J., 18, 14671-14679.

  1. Immunoliposomes

Paszko, E.; Senge, M. O. (2012): Curr. Med. Chem., 19, 5239-5277.

  1. [5,15-Bis(2-methyl-prop-yl)porphyrinato]nickel(II)

Senge, M. O. (2012): Acta Crystallogr., E68, m1191-m1192.

  1. Photochemical Transformations Involving Porphyrins and Phthalocyanines

Sergeeva, N. N.; Senge, M. O. (2012): CRC Handbook of Organic Photochemistry and Photobiology, (Griesbeck, A.; Oelgemoeller, M.; Ghetti, F., eds.), CRC Press, Boca Raton, ISBN 978-1-4398-9933-5; pp. 831-876.

Invited Review

  1. Adsorption of 5,10,15,20-tetrakis(4-bromophenyl)porphyrin on germanium(001)

Berner, N. C.; Sergeeva, Y. N.; Sergeeva, N. N.; Senge, M. O.; Cafolla, A. A.; McGovern, I. T. (2012): Phys. Status Solidi C, 9, 1404-1407.

  1. Control of the axial coordination of a surface-confined manganese (III) porphyrin complex

Beggan, J. P.; Krasnikov, S. A.; Sergeeva, N. N.; Senge, M. O.; Cafolla, A. A. (2012): Nanotechnology, 23, 235606.

  1. Lead structures for applications in photodynamic therapy. Part 4. mTHPC – a drug on its way from second to third generation photosensitizer?

Senge, M. O. (2012): Photodiagn. Photodyn. Ther., 9, 170-179.

  1. Organische Chemie 2011

Beuerle, F.; Krueger, A.; Lehmann, M.; Bach, T.; Beifuss, U.; Mueller, T. J. J., Senge, M. O.; Giernoth, R.; Ditrich, K.; Paradies, J.; Muniz, K.; Straub, B. F.; Schreiner, P. R.; Schroeder, D.; Lindel, T.; Piietruszka, J.; Soffing, C.; Pfau, R.; Breinbauer, R.; Seewald, N.; Weinhold, E.; Biskup, M. B.; Draeger, G.; Arenz, C.; Andexer, J.; Mueller, M.; von Deyn, W.; Newton, T.; Rheinheimer, J.; Muhle-Goll, C.; Luy, B.; Braese, S. (2012): Nachr. Chem., 60, 265-299.

  1. Growth and ordering of Ni(II) diphenylporphyrin monolayers on Ag(111) and Ag/Si(111) studied by STM and LEED

Murphy, B. E.; Krasnikov, S. A.; Cafolla, A. A.; Sergeeva, N. N.; Vinogradov, N. A.; Beggan, J. P.; Lubben, O.; Senge, M. O.; Shvets, I. V. (2012): J. Phys.: Condens. Matter, 24, 045005-045006.

  1. 5,10-A2B2-Type meso-Substituted Porphyrins – A Unique Class of Porphyrins with a Realigned Dipole Moment

Senge, M. O.; Ryppa, C.; Fazekas, M.; Zawadzka, M.; Dahms, K. (2011): Chem. Eur. J., 17, 13562-13573.

  1. Synthesis and evaluation of the europiumIII and zincII complexes as luminescent bioprobes in high content cell-imaging analysis

Sergeeva, N. N.; Donnier-Marechal, M.; Vaz, G. M.; Davies, A. M.; Senge, M. O. (2011): J. Inorg. Biochem., 105, 1589-1595.

  1. Evidence for the formation of an intermediate complex in the direct metalation of tetra(4-bromophenyl)-porphyrin on the Cu(111) surface

Doyle, C. M.; Krasnikov, S. A.; Sergeeva, N. N.; Preobrajenski, A. B.; Vinogradov, N. A.; Sergeeva, Y. N.; Senge, M. O.; Cafolla, A. A. (2011): Chem. Commun., 47, 12134-12136.

  1. Lead structures for applications in photodynamic therapy. 3. Temoporfin (Foscan®, 5,10,15,20-Tetra(m-hydroxyphenyl)chlorin), a Second Generation Photosensitizer

Senge, M. O.; Brandt, J. C. (2011): Photochem. Photobiol., 87, 1240-1296.

  1. Conformational control of cofactors in nature–functional tetrapyrrole conformations in the photosynthetic reaction centers of purple bacteria

MacGowan, S. A.; Senge, M. O. (2011): Chem. Commun., 47, 11621-11623.

  1. Synthesis of Unsymmetrically meso-Substituted Porphyrins

Plunkett, S.; Senge, M. O. (2011): ECS Trans., 35, 147-157.

  1. Synthesis of Unsymmetrical meso-Substituted Porphyrins. 2. Porphyrin Dimers and Arrays

Ryan, A.; Gehrold, A.; Perusitti, R.; Pintea, M.; Fazekas, F.; Locos, O. B.; Blaikie, F.; Senge, M. O. (2011): Eur. J. Org. Chem., 5817-5844.

Selected for cover of Issue 29/2011 (together with paper 225).

  1. Synthesis of Unsymmetrical meso-Substituted Porphyrins. 1. 5,15-A2B2- and 5,15-A2BC-Type Porphyrins with Donor and Acceptor Groups for Use in Nonlinear Optics and Photodynamic Therapy

Senge, M. O.; Fazekas, M.; Pintea, M.; Zawadzka, M.; Blau, W. J. (2011): Eur. J. Org. Chem., 5797-5816.

Selected for cover of Issue 29/2011 (together with paper 226).

  1. Carbazole–linked porphyrin dimers for organic light emitting diodes: Synthesis and initial photophysical studies

Ryan, A. A.; Tuffy, B.; Horn, S.; Blau, W. J.; Senge, M. O. (2011): Tetrahedron, 67, 8248-8254.

  1. Bridging the Gap between Porphyrins and Porphycenes: Substituent-Position-Sensitive Tautomerism and Photophysics in meso-Diphenyloctaethylporphyrins

Gawinkowski, S.; Orzanowska, G.; Izdebska, K.; Senge, M. O.; Waluk, J. (2011): Chem. Eur. J., 17, 10039-10049.

  1. Molecular Engineering of Nonplanar Porphyrin and Carbon Nanotube Assemblies- a Linear and Nonlinear Spectroscopic and Modeling Study

Mhuircheartaigh, E. M.; Giordani, S.; MacKernan, D.; King, S.M.; Rickard, D.; Val Verde, L.M.; Senge, M.O.; Blau W. (2011): J. Nanotechnology, 2011, ID 745202.

  1. Simple but powerful: Phenanthroline-based small molecules for cellular imaging and cancer screening

Sergeeva, N. N.; Donnier-Marechal, M.; Vaz, G. M.; Davies, A. M.; Senge, M. O. (2011): Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett., 21, 4385-4388.

  1. (2,3,7,8,12,13,17,18-Octa-ethyl-5-phenyl-porphyrinato)platinum(II)

Senge, M. O.; Richter, J. (2011): Acta Crystallogr., E67, m1077.

  1. Synthesis of ferrocenyl porphyrins via Suzuki coupling and their photophysical properties

Bakar, M. A.; Sergeeva, N. N.; Juillard, T.; Senge, M. O. (2011): Organometallics, 30, 3225-3228.

  1. Synthesis and Crystal Structure of a Meso–Meso Directly Linked Bisporphyrin

Senge, M. O.; Pintea, M.; Ryan, A. A. (2011): Z. Naturforsch., 66b, 553-558.

Selected for cover of Issue 6/2011.

  1. Organische Chemie 2010

Bräse, S.; Würthner, F.; Krüger, A.; Lehmann, M.; Bach, T.; Beifuss, U.; Karapetyan, G.; Müller, T. J. J.; Senge, M. O.; Giemoth, R.; Ditrich, K.; Oestreich, M.; Muniz, K.; Straub, B. F.; Winkler, M.; Schreiner, P. R.; Schröder, D.; Lindel, T.; Bielitza, M.; Pietruszka, J.; Pfau, R.; von Deyn, W.; Newton, T.; Rheinheimer, J.; Breinbauer, R.; Sewald, N.; Weinhold, E.; Biskup, M. B.; Dräger, G.; Arenz, C.; Hüttel, W.; Müller, M.; Gschwind, R. (2011): Nachr. Chem., 59, 254-283.

  1. Extroverted Confusion–Linus Pauling, Melvin Calvin and Porphyrin Isomers

Senge, M. O. (2011): Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 50, 4272-4277.

         Extrovertierte Verwirrung–Linus Pauling, Melvin Calvin und Porphyrinisomere

Angew. Chem., 123, 4360-4365.

  1. Formation of Extended Covalently Bonded Ni Porphyrin Networks on the Au(111) Surface

Krasnikov, S. A.; Doyle, C. M.; Sergeeva, N. N.; Preobrajenski, A. B.; Vinogradov, N. A.; Sergeeva, Y. N.; Zakharov, A. A.; Senge, M. O.; Cafolla, A. A. (2011): Nano Res., 4, 376-384.

  1. Silyl Nitronate 1,3-Dipolar Cycloaddition Reactions with meso-Tetraarylporphyrins

Ebrahim, M. M.; Moreau, M.; Senge, M. O. (2011): Heterocycles, 83, 627-630.

  1. Nanodrug applications in photodynamic therapy

Paszko, E.; Ehrhardt, C.; Senge, M. O.; Kelleher, D. P.; Reynolds, J. V. (2011): Photodiagnosis Photodyn. Ther., 8, 14-29.

Most downloaded article of journal 2012; listed in most cited articles of the journal published since 2007. ISI Highly Cited Paper (10 year category)

  1. Stirring the porphyrin alphabet soup–functionalization reactions for porphyrins

Senge, M. O. (2011): Chem. Commun., 47, 1943-1960.

Invited feature article; selected for inside cover of Issue 7/2011. ISI Highly Cited Paper (10 year category)

  1. {rac-5-[Methoxy(phenyl)methyl]-10,20-diphenylporphyrinato}nickel(II)

Senge, M. O.; Dahms, K. (2011): Acta Crystallogr., E67, m265.

  1. Synthesis and ligand binding properties of triptycene-linked porphyrin arrays

Finnigan, E. M.; Rein, R.; Solladié, N.; Dahms, K.; Götz, D. C. G.; Bringmann, G.; Senge, M. O. (2011): Tetrahedron, 67, 1126-1134.

  1. (5-tert-Butylporphyrinato)copper(II), a nonplanar porphyrin with only one sterically demanding meso residue

Senge, M. O. (2011): Acta Crystallogr., C67, m39-m42.

Selected for cover of Issue 2/2011.

  1. The Structural Chemistry of Isolated Chlorophylls

Senge, M. O.; MacGowan, S. A. (2010): Handbook of Porphyrin Science, (Kadish, K. M.; Smith, K. M., Guilard, R., eds.), Vol. 13, World Scientific/Imperial College Press, Singapore, ISBN 978-981-4280-16-7, pp. 253–297.

Invited Review

  1. Anthracenylporphyrins

Davis, M.; Senge, M. O.; Locos, O. B. (2010): Naturforsch., 65b, 1472-1484.

  1. Porphyrin (porphine) — A neglected parent compound with potential

Senge, M.O.; Davis, M. (2010): J. Porphyrins Phthalocyanines, 14, 557-567.

  1. Correlation of photophysical parameters with macrocycle distortion in porphyrins with graded degree of saddle distortion

Röder, B.; Büchner, M.; Rückmann, I.; Senge, M. O. (2010): Photochem. Photobiol. Sci., 9, 1152-1158.

  1. Self-assembled rows of Ni porphyrin dimers on the Ag(111) surface

Krasnikov, S. A.; Sergeeva, N. N.; Sergeeva, Y. N.; Senge, M. O.; Cafolla, A. A. (2010): Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 12, 6666-6671.

  1. (5,15-Dianthracen-9-yl-10,20-dihexyl-porphyrinato)nickel(II): A planar nickel(II) porphyrin

Senge, M.O.; Davis, M. (2010): Acta Chrystallogr., E66, m790.

  1. Organische Chemie 2009

Bräse, S.; Würthner, F.; Lehmann, M.; Bach, T.; Müller, T. J. J.; Senge, M. O.; Winkler, M.; Giemoth, R.; Ditrich, K.; Oestreich, M.; Straub, B. F.; Schröder, D.; Gschwind, R.; Schreiner, P. R.; Breinbauer, R.; Sewald, N.; Fischer, T.; Pietruszka, J.; Biskup, M. B.; Arenz, C.; Weinhold, E.; Hüttel, W.; Müller, M.; Muniz, K.; Draeger, G.; Krüger, A.; Beifuss, U.; Lindel, T.; Jacquot, D.; Pfau, R.; Biberach, H. P.; Seitz, T.; Kleemann, A.; von Deyn, W. (2010): Nachr. Chem., 58, 267–299.

  1. Highly substituted 2,3,7,8,12,13,17,18-octaethylporphyrins with meso aryl residues

Senge, M. O.; Richter, J.; Bischoff, I.; Ryan, A. (2010): Tetrahedron, 66, 3508–3524.

  1. Organometallic C–C Coupling Reactions for Porphyrins

Sergeeva, N. N.; Senge, M. O.; Ryan, A. A. Handbook of Porphyrin Science, (Kadish, K. M.; Smith, K. M., Guilard, R., eds.), Vol. 3, World Scientific/Imperial College Press, Singapore, ISBN 978-981-4280-16-7, pp. 325–366.

Invited Review

  1. Structural, spectroscopic and anion binding properties of 5,10-porphodimethenes, an unusual class of calixphyrins

Finnigan, E. M.; Giordani, S.; Senge, M. O.; McCabe, T. (2010): J. Phys. Chem. A, 114, 2464–2470.

  1. Efficient Synthesis of Glycoporphyrins by Microwave-Mediated Click Reactions

Locos, O. B.; Heindl, C. C.; Corral, A.; Senge, M. O.; Scanlan, E. M. (2010): Eur. J. Org. Chem., 1026-1028.

  1. Synthesis of meso-Substituted ABCD-type Porphyrins via Functionalization Reactions

Senge, M. O.; Shaker, Y. M.; Pintea, M.; Ryppa, C.; Hatscher, S. S.; Ryan, A.; Sergeeva, Y. (2010): Eur. J. Org. Chem., 237–258.

Selected for cover of Issue 2/2010.

  1. Ni porphyrins and N-confused porphyrin: electronic structure studied by X-ray absorption

Krasnikov, S. A.; Vinogradov, A. S.; Sergeeva, N. N.; Preobrajenski, A. B.; Vinogradov, N. A.; Sergeeva, Y. N.; Senge, M. O.; Cafolla, A. A. (2009): MAX Lab Activity Report, 398-399.

  1. Covalently bonded porphyrin networks studied by X-ray absorption and photoemission

Krasnikov, S. A.; Doyle, C. M.; Preobrajenski, A. B.; Sergeeva, N. N.; Vinogradov, N. A.; Sergeeva, Y. N.; Senge, M. O.; Cafolla, A. A. (2009): MAX Lab Activity Report, 396-397.

  1. Photochemical Transformations Involving Copper Porphyrins and Phthalocyanines

Sergeeva, N. N.; Senge, M. O. (2009): The chemistry of organocopper compounds, (Rappoport, Z.; Marek, I.; eds.), John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, ISBN 978-0-470-77296-6; pp. 217-245.

Invited Review

  1. Synthesis and Stereochemistry of Highly Unsymmetric β, Meso-Linked Porphyrin Arrays

Götz, D. C. G.; Bruhn, T.; Senge, M. O.; Bringmann, G. (2009): J. Org. Chem., 74, 8005–8020.

Selected as feature article and for cover art Issue 21, November 6, 2009.

  1. Synthesis of Stannyl Porphyrins and Porphyrin Dimers via Stille Coupling and Their 119Sn NMR and Fluorescence Properties

Sergeeva, N. N.; Scala, A.; Bakar, M. A.; O'Riordan, G.; O'Brien, J.; Grassi, G.; Senge, M. O. (2009): J. Org. Chem., 74, 7140-7147.

  1. Correlation studies on structurally diverse porphyrin monomers, dimers and trimers and their nonlinear optical responses

Zawadzka, M.; Wang, J.; Blau, W. J.; Senge, M. O. (2009): Chem. Phys. Lett., 477, 330-335.

  1. Lead structures for applications in photodynamic therapy. Part 2: Synthetic studies for photo-triggered release systems of bioconjugate porphyrin photosensitizers

Bakar, M. B.; Oelgemöller, M.; Senge, M. O. (2009): Tetrahedron, 65, 7064-7078.

  1. Structure and conformation of photosynthetic pigments and related compounds. 13. Identification of localized vibrational modes in chlorophyll a derivatives

Senge, M. O. (2009): Heterocycles, 78, 1523-1539.

  1. Allenylporphyrins: a new motif on the porphyrin periphery

Locos, O. B.; Dahms, K.; Senge, M. O. (2009): Tetrahedron Lett., 50, 2566-2569.

  1. Exploration of the reaction of potassium organotrifluoroborates with porphyrins

Horn, S.; Cundell, B.; Senge, M. O. (2009): Tetrahedron Lett., 50, 2562-2565.

  1. Organische Chemie 2008

Bräse, S.; Würthner, F.; Tschierske, C.; Bach, T.; Merkul, E.; Müller, T. J. J.; Winkler, M.; Giernoth, R.; Ditrich, K.; Oestreich, M.; Straub, B. F.; Muniz, K.; Schröder, D.; Gschwind, R.; Schreiner, P. R.; van Almsick, A.; Bretschneider, T.; Es-Sayed, M.; Helmke, H.; Thielert, W.; Pfau, R.; Priepke, H.; Breinbauer, R.; Sewald, N.; Lindel, T.; Fischer, T.; Pietruszka, J.; Dräger, G.; Biskup, M. B.; Wagenknecht, H.-A.; Krüger, A.; Weinhold, E.; Hüttel, W.; Müller, M.; Beifuss, U.; Senge, M. O. (2009): Nachr. Chem., 57, 252-277.

  1. Ni(II) porphine nanolines grown on a Ag(111) surface at room temperature

Krasnikov, S. A.; Beggan, J.P.; Sergeeva, N.N.; Senge, M. O.; Cafolla, A. A. (2009): Nanotechnology, 20, 135301.

  1. Synthesis, Transformations, And Comparative Studies of Porphyryl Acrylic Acids and Their Homologues

Sergeeva, N. N.; Bakar, M. B.; Senge, M. O. (2009): J. Org. Chem., 74, 1488-1497.

  1. Synthetic transformations of porphyrins – Advances 2004-2007

Horn, S.; Dahms, K.; Senge, M. O. (2008): J. Porphyrines Phthalocyanines, 12, 1053-1077.

  1. The Intermolecular Pauson-Khand Reaction of meso-substituted Porphyrins

Horn, S.; Senge, M. O. (2008): Eur. J. Org. Chem., 4881-4890.

  1. Triptycene as a rigid, 120° orienting, three-pronged scaffold for porphyrin arrays

Dahms, K.; Senge, M. O. (2008): Tetrahedron Lett. 49, 5397-5399.

  1. Synthesis of porphyryl boronates with (un)saturated side–chains

Sergeeva, N. N.; Pablo Lopez, V.; Senge, M. O. (2008): Organomet. Chem., 693, 2637-2640.

  1. Organische Chemie 2007

Würthner, F.; Tschierske, C.; Bach, T.; Beifuss, U.; Müller, T. J. J.; Senge, M. O.; Winkler, M.; Giernoth, R.; Ditrich, K.; Oestreich, M.; Bisel, P.; Müller, M.; Straub, B. F.; Muniz, K.; Heydt, H.; Hartung, J.; Schröder, D.; Gschwind, R.; Schreiner, P. R.; van Almsick, A.; Mansfield, D.; Bretschneider, D.; Es-Sayed, M.; Pfau, R.; Priepke, H.; Breinbauer, R.; Sewald, N.; Lindel, T.; Jacquot, T.; Pietruszka, J.; Dräger, G.; Biskup, M. B.; Weinhold, E.; Wagenknecht, H.-A.; Krüger, A. (2008): Nachr. Chemie, 56, 269-294.

  1. An X-ray absorption and photoemission study of the electronic structure of Ni porphyrins and Ni N-confused porphyrin

Krasnikov, S. A.; Sergeeva, N. N.; Brzhezinskaya, M. M.; Preobrajenski, A. B.; Sergeeva, Y. N.; Vinogradov, N. A.; Cafolla, A. A.; Senge, M. O.; Vinogradov, A. S. (2008): J. Phys.: Condens. Matter, 20, 235207.

  1. Photochemical transformations involving magnesium porphyrins and phthalocyanines

Sergeeva, N. N.; Senge, M. O. The chemistry of organomagnesium compounds, (Rappoport, Z.; Marek, I.; eds.), John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, ISBN 978-0-470-05719-3; pp. 189-218.

Invited Review

  1. Electronic structure of Ni porphyrins and Ni N-confused porphyrin: X-ray absorption and photoemission study

Krasnikov, S. A.; Sergeeva, N. N.; Brzhezinskaya, M. M.; Preobrajenski, A. B.; Sergeeva, Y. N.; Vinogradov, N. A.; Püttner, R.; Cafolla, A. A.; Senge, M. O.; Vinogradov, A. S. (2008): Bessy Annual Report 2007, 158-160.

  1. Influence of the core conformation on the NH-tautomerism in porphyrins – A study of meso-(1,3-dithian-2-yl)-porphyrins

Wacker, P.; Dahms, K.; Senge, M. O.; Kleinpeter, E. (2008): J. Org. Chem., 73, 2182-2190.

  1. Synthetic strategies and porphyrin building blocks for unsymmetrical multichromophores

Fazekas, M.; Pintea, M.; Senge, M. O.; Zawadzka, M. (2008): Tetrahedron Lett., 49, 2236-2239.

  1. Self-assembly of Ni(II) porphine molecules on the Ag/Si(111)-(√3 x √3) R30° surface studied by STM/STS and LEED

Beggan, J. P.; Krasnikov, S. A.; Sergeeva, N. N.; Senge, M. O.; Cafolla, A. A. (2008): J. Phys.: Condens. Matter, 20, 015003.

  1. Synthesis of hydroporphyrins based on comparative studies of palladium-catalyzed and non-catalyzed approaches

Sergeeva, N. N.; Shaker, Y. M.; Finnigan, E. M.; McCabe, T.; Senge, M. O. (2007): Tetrahedron, 63, 12454-12464.

  1. Nonlinear Optical Properties of Porphyrins

Senge, M. O.; Fazekas, M.; Notaras, E. G. A.; Blau, W. J.; Zawadzka, M.; Locos, O. B.; Ni Mhuircheartaigh, E. M. (2007): Adv. Mater., 19, 2737-2774.

  1. Conformational landscape of meso-(1,3-dithian-2-yl)-porphyrins

Wacker, P.; Dahms, K.; Senge, M. O.; Kleinpeter, E. (2007): J. Org. Chem., 72, 6224-6231.

  1. Conversion of Ni(II)-Allylporphyrins to α,β-unsaturated Formylporphyrins via a Nickel-promoted Reaction

Horn, S.; Sergeeva, N. N.; Senge, M. O. (2007): J. Org. Chem., 72, 5414–5417.

  1. Exploration of meso-Substituted Formylporphyrins and Their Grignard and Wittig Reactions

Dahms, K.; Senge, M. O.; Bakar, M. B. (2007): Eur. J. Org. Chem., 2007, 3833-3843.

Selected for cover picture of issue 23/2007

  1. N-[4-(Di-2-pyrrolylmethyl)phenyl]acetamide

Senge, M. O. (2007): Acta Crystallogr., E63, o3679.

  1. Benzyl 4-ethyl-3-methyl-5-(phthalimidomethyl)pyrrole-2-carboxylate

Senge, M. O. (2007): Acta Crystallogr., E63, o3363.

  1. X-ray absorption study of electronic structure of Ni(II) phthalocyanine and porphyrins

Krasnikov, S. A.; Preobrajenski, A. B.; Sergeeva, N. N.; Brzhezinskaya, M. M.; Nersterov, M. A.; Cafolla, A. A.; Senge, M. O.; Vinogradov, A. S. (2007): Bessy Annual Report 2006, 391-393.

  1. A2B2–type push-pull porphyrins as reverse saturable and saturable absorbers

Notaras, E. G. A.; Fazekas, M.; Doyle, J. J.; Blau, W. J.; Senge, M. O. (2007): Chem. Comm., 2166-2168.

  1. Organische Chemie 2006

Würthner, F.; Tschierske, C.; Kruger, A.; Ditrich, K.; Pfau, R.; Priebke, H.; Breinbauer, R.; Wagenknecht, H. A.; Drager, G.; Kirschning, A.; Seewald, N.; Beifuss, U.; Senge, M. O.; Muller, T. J. J.; Schreiner, P. R.; Gschwind, R.; Straub, B. F.; Muniz, K.; Oestreich, M.; Pietruszka, J.; Lindel, T.; Süssmuth, R.; Bisel, P.; Muller, M.; Weinhold, E.; Jäschke, A.; Albrecht, M.; Bach, T.; Bucher, G.; Heydt, H.; Hartung, J. (2007): Nachr. Chem., 55, 252-275.

  1. Electronic structure of Ni(II) porphyrins and phthalocyanine studied by soft X-ray absorption spectroscopy

Krasnikov, S. A.; Preobrajenski, A. B.; Sergeeva, N. N.; Brzhezinskaya, M. M.; Nesterov, M. A.; Cafolla, A. A.; Senge, M. O.; Vinogradov, A. S. (2007): Chem. Phys., 332, 318-324.

  1. Metamorphosis of tetrapyrrole macrocycles

Senge, M. O.; Sergeeva, N. N. (2006): Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 45, 7492-7495.

       "Metamorphose" von Tetrapyrrolmakrocyclen

Angew. Chem., 118, 7654–7657.

Invited Highlight

  1. New palladium catalysed reactions of bromoporphyrins: synthesis and crystal structures of nickel(II) complexes of primary 5-aminoporphyrin, 5,5'-bis(porphyrinyl) secondary amine, and 5-hydroxyporphyrin

Esdaile, L. J.; Senge, M. O.; Arnold, D. P. (2006): Chem. Commun., 4192-4194.

  1. Photochemical Transformations Involving Zinc Porphyrins and Phthalocyanines

Senge, M. O.; Sergeeva, N. N. (2006): The Chemistry of Organozinc Compounds, (Rapoport, Z.; Marek, I., eds.), John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, pp. 395-419.

Invited Review

  1. Ethyl 4-benzyloxycarbonyl-5-[2,2-bis(benzyloxycarbonyl)vinyl]-3-methylpyrrole-2-carboxylate

Senge, M. O.; Smith, K. M. (2006): Acta Crystallogr., E62, o4660-o4662.

  1. meso-Iodo- and meso-iodovinylporphyrins via organo-palladium porphyrins and the crystal structure of 5-iodo-10,20-diphenylporphyrin

Atefi, F.; Locos, O. B.; Senge, M. O.; Arnold, D. P. (2006): J. Porphyrins Phthalocyanines, 10, 176-185.

  1. Palladium-catalyzed reactions for the synthesis of chlorins and 5,10-porphodimethenes

Sergeeva, N. N.; Senge, M. O. (2006): Tetrahedron Lett., 47, 6169-6172.

  1. On the Correlation Between Hydrophobicity, Liposome Binding and Cellular Uptake of Porphyrin Sensitizers

Ben-Dror, S.; Bronshtein, I.; Wiehe, A.; Roder, B.; Senge, M. O.; Ehrenberg, B. (2006): Photochem. Photobiol., 82, 695-701.

  1. Synthesis, Reactivity and Structure of Chlorophylls

Senge, M. O.; Wiehe, A.; Ryppa, C. (2006): Chlorophylls and Bacteriochlorophylls: Biochemistry, Biophysics, Functions and Applications, (Grimm, B.; Porra, R.; Ruediger, W.; Scheer, H., eds.), Advances in Photosynthesis and Respiration, Vol. 25, Springer, Dordrecht, pp. 27-37. ISBN 1-4020-4515-8.

Invited Review

  1. Organische Chemie 2005

Würthner, F.; Tschierske, C.; Kruger, A.; Ditrich, K.; Pfau, R.; Priepke, H.; Breinbauer, R.; Wagenknecht, H. A.; Drager, G.; Kirschning, A.; Seewald, N.; Beifuss, U.; Senge, M. O.; Muller, T. J. J.; Schreiner, P. R.; Gschwind, R.; Straub, B. F.; Muniz, K.; Oestreich, M.; Pietruszka, J.; Lindel, T.; Süssmuth, R.; Bisel, P.; Muller, M.; Weinhold, E.; Jäschke, A.; Albrecht, M.; Bach, T.; Bucher, G.; Heydt, H.; Hartung, J. (2006): Nachr. Chem., 54, 241-262.

  1. Adding Color to Green Chemistry? An Overview of Fundamentals and Potential of Chlorophylls

Senge, M. O.; Richter, J. (2006): In Biorefineries – Industrial Processes and Products. Status Quo and Future Directions, (Kamm, B.; Gruber, P. R.; Kamm, M., eds.), Vol 2, Wiley-VCH Verlag, Weinheim, 325-343.

ISBN 3-527-31027-4.

Invited Review

Republished in 2010 as: Senge, M. O.; Richter, J. (2006): Adding Color to Green Chemistry? An Overview of Fundamentals and Potential of Chlorophylls. In: Biorefineries – Industrial Processes and Products, (Kamm, B.; Gruber, P. R.; Kamm, M., eds.), Vol. 2, Wiley-VCH Verlag, Weinheim, 325–343. ISBN 978-3-527-32953-3.

  1. Exercises in molecular gymnastics – Bending, stretching and twisting porphyrins

Senge, M. O. (2006): Chem. Comm., 243-256.

Invited Feature Article; Selected for the journal cover of issue 3, 2006.

  1. Nucleophilic Substitution as a Tool for the Synthesis of Unsymmetrical Porphyrins

Senge, M. O. (2005): Acc. Chem. Res., 38, 733-743.

  1. One-pot synthesis of A2BC–type free base porphyrins

Shaker, Y. M.; Senge, M. O. (2005): Heterocycles, 65, 2441-2450.

  1. Hydrogen bonding pattern in six derivatives of 2,4-dimethylpyrrole

Senge, M. O.; Smith, K. M. (2005): Acta Crystallogr., C61, o537-o541.

  1. Synthesis of Mono- and Disubstituted Porphyrins: A- and 5,10-A2-Type Systems

Ryppa, C.; Senge, M. O.; Hatscher, S. S.; Kleinpeter, E.; Wacker, P.; Schilde, U.; Wiehe, A. (2005): Chem. Eur. J., 11, 3427-3442.

  1. Lead structures for applications in photodynamic therapy. 1. Synthesis and variation of m-THPC (Temoporfin) related amphiphilic A2BC–type porphyrins

Wiehe, A.; Shaker, Y. M.; Brandt, J. C.; Mebs, S.; Senge, M. O. (2005): Tetrahedron, 61, 5535-5564.

  1. Synthesis of benzoporphyrins with one or two meso-substituents via substitution reactions

Senge, M. O.; Bischoff, I. (2005): Heterocycles, 65, 879-886.

  1. Hydrogen bonding and conformation of 5-substituted dipyrromethanes – A solid state study

Senge, M. O. (2005): Heterocycles, 65, 797-808.

  1. Organische Chemie 2004 (Porphyrine und andere Pyrrolfarbstoffe)

Bruckner, R.; Wurthner, F.; Tschierske, C.; Kruger, K.; Ditrich, K.; Ditrich, K.; Pfau, R.; Priepke, H.; Beifuss, U.; Brase, S.; Marx, A.; Kirschning, A.; Sewald, N.; Senge, M. O.; Muller, T. J. J.; Bach, T.; Schreiner, P. R.; Gschwind, R.; Plattner, D. A.; Bronstrup, M.; Goldfuss, B.; Gansauer, A.; Oestreich, M.; Pietruszko, J.; Muller, M.; Weinhold, E.; Hausch, F.; Jaschke, A.; Albrecht, M. (2005): Nachr. Chem., 53, 251-272.

  1. Dibenzyl 5-(2-chloroethyl)-3,7-diethyl-2,8-dimethyldipyrromethane-1,9-dicarboxylate

Senge, M. O. (2005): Acta Crystallogr., E61, o506-508.

  1. Chloro(2,3,7,8,12,13,17,18-octaethylporphyrinato)iron(III)

Senge, M. O. (2005): Acta Crystallogr., E61, m399-m400.

  1. Influence of substitutions on asymmetric dihydroxychlorins with regard to intracellular uptake, subcellular localization and photosensitization of Jurkat cells

Rancan, F.; Wiehe, A.; Noebel, M.; Senge, M O.; Al Omari, S.; Boehm, F.; John, M.; Roeder, B. (2005): J. Photochem. Photobiol. B, 78, 17-28.

  1. Synthetic transformations of porphyrins – Advances 2002-2004

Senge, M. O.; Richter, J. (2004): J. Porphyrins Phthalocyanines, 8, 934-953.

Invited ICPP-3 Microreview

  1. The dithianyl group as a synthon in porphyrin chemistry: Condensation reactions and preparation of formylporphyrins under basic conditions

Senge, M. O.; Hatscher, S. S.; Wiehe, A.; Dahms, K.; Kelling, A. (2004): J. Am. Chem. Soc., 126, 13634-13635.

  1. Organische Chemie 2003 (Porphyrine und andere Pyrrolfarbstoffe)

Würthner, F.; Kruger, A.; Herges, S.; Ditrich, K.; Pripke, H.; Pfau, R.; Bräse, S.; Kirschning, A.; Sewald, N.; Senge, M. O.; Müller, T. J. J.; Bach, T.; Heydt, H.; Hartung, J.; Schreiner, P. R.; Gschwind, R.; Plattner, D. A.; Goldfuss, B.; Gansauer, A.; Oestreich, M.; Pietruszka, J.; Lindel, T.; Süssmuth, R.; Muller, M.; Weinhold, E., Jäschke, A.; Albrecht, M.; Beifuss, U. (2004): Nachr. Chem., 52, 267–291 (273–274).

  1. Oxasmaragdyrin–Ferrocene and Oxacorrole–Ferrocene Conjugates: Synthesis, Structure, and Nonlinear Properties

Venkatraman, S.; Kumar, R.; Sankar, J.; Chandrashekar, T. K.; Sendhil, K.; Vijayan, C.; Kelling, A.; Senge, M. O. (2004): Chem. Eur. J., 10, 1423-1432.

  1. The meso-beta-linkage as structural motif in porphyrin-based donor-acceptor compounds

Senge, M. O.; Roessler, B.; von Gersdorff, J.; Schaefer, A.; Kurreck, A. (2004): Tetrahedron Lett., 45, 3363-3367.

  1. Dodecasubstituted Porphyrins – An Easily Accessible Type of Dendritic Porphyrins

Ryppa, C.; Senge, M. O. (2004): Heterocycles, 63, 505-508.

  1. Interplay of Axial Ligation, Hydrogen Bonding, Self-Assembly, and Conformational Landscapes in High-Spin Ni(II) Porphyrins

Barkigia, K. M.; Renner, M. W.; Senge, M. O.; Fajer, J. (2004): J. Phys. Chem. B, 108, 2173-2180.

  1. SNAr reactions of β-substituted porphyrins and the synthesis of meso substituted tetrabenzoporphyrin

Senge, M. O.; Bischoff, I. (2004): Tetrahedron Lett., 45, 1647-1650.

  1. Synthesis and electrochemical investigation of covalently linked porphyrin dimers containing a β-brominated subunit. Crystal structure of H2[tripp-tpp(Br8)]H2

Ou, Z.; Tagliatesta, P.; Senge, M. O.; Shao, J.; Kadish, K. M. (2003): J. Porphyrins Phthalocyanines, 7, 595-609.

  1. Organische Chemie 2002

Wurthner, F.; Herges, R.; Brase, S.; Sewald, N.; Senge, M. O.; Bach, T.; Gottwald, T.; Kopf, T.; Spehar, K.; Hartung, J.; Plattner, D.; Gansauer, A.; Oestreich, M.; Bruckner, R.; Pietruszka, J.; Sussmuth, R.; Muller, M.; Weinhold, E.; Jaschke, A.; Albrecht, M.; Priepke, H.; Roth, G.; Ditrich, K.; Ernst, A.; Wortmann, L.; Bohlmann, R.; Wenz, M.; Jaroch, S. (2003): Nachr. Chem., 51, 286-315 (291).

  1. Core-modified Hexaphyrins; characterization of two and four ring inverted 26 π aromatic macrocycles

Rath, H.; Anand, V. G.; Sankar, J.; Venkatraman, S.; Chandrashekar, T. K.; Joschi, B. S.; Khetrapal, C. L.; Schilde, U.; Senge, M. O. (2003): Org. Lett., 5, 3531-3533.

  1. Synthetic Potential and Limitations of o-Quinones as Acceptor Groups in Electron Transfer Compounds

Senge, M. O.; Hatscher, S.; Oekten, Z.; Speck, M. (2003): Tetrahedron Lett., 44, 4463-4466.

  1. Synthetic Access to 5,10-Disubstituted Porphyrins

Hatscher, S.; Senge, M. O. (2003): Tetrahedron Lett., 44, 157-160.

  1. A Practical Synthesis of meso-Monosubstituted, β-Unsubstituted Porphyrins

Wiehe, A.; Ryppa, C.; Senge, M. O. (2002): Org. Lett., 4, 3807-3809.

  1. Isomeric porphyrin phenanthrene quinones: Synthesis, NMR spectroscopy, electrochemical properties, and in situ EPR/ENDOR studies of the o-semiquinone anion radicals

Speck, M.; Niethammer, D.; Senge, M. O. (2002): J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. 2, 455-462.

  1. Mechanistic Studies on the Nucleophilic Reaction of Porphyrins with Organolithium Reagents

Feng, X.; Bischoff, I.; Senge, M. O. (2001): J. Org. Chem., 66, 8693-8700.

[Selected for the journal cover of issue 26 (12-28-01)]

  1. PDT-Related Photophysical Properties of Conformationally Distorted Palladium(II) Porphyrins

Stollberg, H.; Runge, S.; Paul, A.; Wiehe, A.; Senge, M. O.; Roeder, B. (2001): J. Porphyrins Phthalocyanines, 5, 853-860.

  1. Electron Donor-Acceptor Compounds. Exploiting the Triptycene Geometry for the Synthesis of Porphyrin-Quinone Diads, Triads, and a Tetrad

Wiehe, A.; Senge, M. O.; Schaefer, O.; Speck, M.; Tannert, S.; Kurreck, H.; Roeder, B. (2001): Tetrahedron, 57, 10089-10110.

  1. Hydrophilicity versus Hydrophobicity - Varying the Amphiphilic Structure of Porphyrins Related to the Photosensitizer m-THPC

Wiehe, A.; Simonenko, E. J.; Senge, M. O.; Roeder, B. (2001): J. Porphyrins Phthalocyanines, 5, 758-761.

  1. One-pot synthesis of functionalized, highly substituted porphodimethenes

Bischoff, I.; Feng, X.; Senge, M. O. (2001): Tetrahedron, 57, 5573-5583.

  1. 2,3,7,8,12,13,17,18-Octachloroporphyrin

Senge, M. O.; Floegel, O.; Ruhlandt-Senge, K. (2001): J. Porphyrins Phthalocyanines, 5, 503-506.

  1. An Efficient Synthesis of Highly Functionalized Asymmetric Porphyrins with Organolithium Reagents

Feng, X.; Senge, M. O. (2001): J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. 1, 1030-1038.

  1. Regioselective Synthesis of Conformationally Designed Porphyrins with Mixed meso-Substituent Types and Distortion Modes

Senge, M. O.; Bischoff, I. (2001): Eur. J. Org. Chem., 1735-1751.

  1. Sodium Etiobilirubin-IVγ-C10-sulfonate: A Highly Solvated Bile Pigment Structure Containing Two Different Non-ridge-tile Conformers in the Unit Cell

Senge, M. O.; Ma, J. S.; McDonagh, A. F. (2001): Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett., 11, 875-878.

  1. The Malaria Pigment Haemozoin – A Focal Point of Action for Antimalarial Drugs

Senge, M. O.; Hatscher, S. (2000): ChemBioChem, 1, 247-249.

  1. Identification of stable porphomethenes and porphodimethenes from the reaction of sterically hindered aldehydes with pyrrole

Senge, M. O.; Runge, S.; Speck, M.; Ruhlandt-Senge, K. (2000): Tetrahedron, 56, 8927-8932.

  1. Regioselective Reaction of 5,15-Disubstituted Porphyrins with Organolithium Reagents – Synthetic Access to 5,10,15-Trisubstituted Porphyrins and Directly meso-meso-Linked Bisporphyrins

Senge, M. O.; Feng, X. (2000): J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans., 3615-3621.

  1. The Reaction of Porphyrins with Organolithium Reagents

Senge, M. O.; Kalisch, W.W.; Bischoff, I. (2000): Chem. Eur. J., 6, 2721-2738.

  1. Structural Diversity in Rubyrins: X-ray Structural Characterization of Planar and Inverted Rubyrins

Narayanan, S. J.; Srinivasan, A.; Sridevi, B.; Chandrashekar, T. K.; Senge, M. O. (2000): Eur. J. Org. Chem., 2357-2360.

  1. Porphyrin-o-Quinones as Models for Natural Electron Transfer Systems and Catecholase Reactions

Speck, M.; Kurreck, H.; Senge, M. O. (2000): Eur. J. Org. Chem., 2303-2314.

  1. Syntheses and Spectroscopic Studies of Novel Chlorins with Fused Quinoxaline or Benzimidazole Ring Systems and the Related Dimers with Extended Conjugation

Kozyrev, A. N.; Suresh, V.; Das, S.; Senge, M. O.; Shibata, M.; Dougherty, T. J.; Pandey, R. K. (2000): Tetrahedron, 56, 3353-3447.

  1. A Conformational Study of 5,10,15,20-Tetraalkyl-22H+,24H+-porphyrindiium Salts (Dication Salts)

Senge, M. O. (2000): Naturforsch. B, 55b, 336-344.

  1. One-pot Synthesis of Functionalized Asymmetric 5,10,15,20-Substituted Porphyrins from 5,10-Diaryl- or -Dialkylporphyrins

Feng, X.; Senge, M. O. (2000): Tetrahedron, 56, 587-590.

  1. Molecular structure of (5,10,15,20-tetrabutyl-2,3,7,8,12,13,17,18-octaethylporphyrinato)nickel(II) – Correlation of nonplanarity with frontier orbital shifts

Senge, M. O.; Renner, M. W.; Kalisch, W. W.; Fajer, J. (2000): J. Chem. Soc., Dalton Trans., 381-385.

  1. Database of Tetrapyrrole Crystal Structure Determinations

Senge, M. O.; (2000): The Porphyrin Handbook, (Kadish, K. M.; Smith, K. M. Guilard, R., eds.), Vol 10, Academic Press, San Diego, pp. 1-218.

Selected as the “top book published in the field of chemistry“ by the Association of American Publishers for the year 1999 (publication date)

  1. Highly Substituted Porphyrins

Senge, M. O. (2000): The Porphyrin Handbook, (Kadish, K. M.; Smith, K. M.; Guilard, R., eds.), Vol 1, Academic Press, San Diego, pp. 239-347.

Selected as the “top book published in the field of chemistry“ by the Association of American Publishers for the year 1999 (publication date)

  1. Structure and Conformation of Tetra-meso - Octa-β - and Dodecasubstituted 22,24-Dihydroporphyrins (Porphyrin Dications)

Senge, M. O.; Kalisch, W. W. (1999): Naturforsch. B, 54b, 943-959.

  1. Structure and Conformation of Photosynthetic Pigments and Related Compounds. 12. A Crystallographic Analysis of Porphyrin-Quinones and Their Precursors

Senge, M. O.; Speck, M.; Wiehe, A.; Dieks, H.; Aguirre, S.; Kurreck, H. (1999): Photochem. Photobiol., 70, 206-216.

  1. Reaction of β-Formylporphyrins with Organometallic Reagents - A Facile Method for Preparation of Porphyrins with Exocyclic Double Bonds

Runge, S.; Senge, M. O. (1999): Tetrahedron, 55, 10375-10390.

  1. Fixation of Neutral Molecules in the Binding Cavity of Nonplanar Porphyrins - A Third Dodecaphenylporphyrin Modification with NH-Solvent Hydrogen Bonding

Senge, M. O. (1999): Naturforsch. B, 54b, 821–824.

  1. 5,10,15,20-Tetrakis(diphenylmethyl)porphyrin - A Nonplanar Porphyrin with Intermediate Degree of Ruffling

Runge, S.; Senge, M. O.; Ruhlandt-Senge, K. (1999): Naturforsch. B, 54b, 662–666.

  1. Triplet Dynamics of Conformationally Distorted Porphyrins in Isotropic Liquids and Liquid Crystals. Time-Resolved Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Study

Michaeli, S.; Soffer, s.; Levanon, H.; Senge, M. O.; Kalisch, W. W. (1999): J. Phys. Chem. A, 103, 1950-1957.

  1. Synthesis of Directly meso-meso Linked Bisporphyrins Using Organolithium Reagents

Senge, M. O.; Feng, X. (1999): Tetrahedron Lett., 40, 4165-4168.

  1. Reactivity of Zinc(II) 5-Oxoniaprotoporphyrin: Synthesis of the First 5-Oxonia-15-phlorin

Clement, T. E.; Gerlach, B.; Senge, M. O.; Smith, K. M. (1999): Heterocycles, 50, 641-644.

  1. On the Molecular Stereochemistry of the 21,22,23-Trimethyl-5,10,15,20-tetraphenylporphyrin Cation

Senge, M. O. (1999): J. Porphyrins Phthalocyanines, 3, 216-223.

  1. Synthesis, Reactivity, and Structural Chemistry of 5,10,15,20-Tetraalkylporphyrins

Senge, M. O.; Bischoff, I.; Nelson, N. Y.; Smith, K. M. (1999): J. Porphyrins Phthalocyanines, 3, 99-116.

  1. Synthesis and Characterization of Na2{Ge(C6H3-2,6-Trip2)}2 and K2{Sn(C6H3-2,6-Trip2)}2 (Trip = -C6H2-2,4,6-i-Pr3): A New Class of Multiply Bonded Main Group Compounds

Pu, L.; Senge, M. O.; Olmstead, M. M.; Power, P. P. (1998): J. Am. Chem. Soc., 120, 12682-12683.

  1. Non-planar porphyrins with mixed substituent pattern: bromination and formylation of ethyl-substituted tetraphenylporphyrins and tetraalkylporphyrins

Senge, M. O.; Gerstung, V.; Ruhlandt-Senge, K.; Runge, S.; Lehmann, I. (1998): J. Chem. Soc., Dalton Trans., 4187-4199.

  1. Structure and Conformation of Photosynthetic Pigments and Related Compounds. 11. 5,10,15,20-Tetrabutylbacteriochlorin

Senge, M. O.; Runge, S. (1998): Acta Crystallogr., C54, 1917-1919.

  1. Wittig Reaction on Chlorin: Formation of an Unexpected Chlorin-Spirochlorin Dimer with Significant Overlap Between the pi Electron System

Zheng, G.; Alderfer, J. L.; Senge, M. O.; Shibata, M.; Dougherty, T. J.; Pandey, R. K. (1998): J. Org. Chem., 63, 6434-6435.

  1. Electron Donor-Acceptor Compounds. Synthesis of 5-(1,4-Benzoquinone-2-yl)-10,15,20-trialkylporphyrins

Runge, S.; Senge, M. O. (1998): Naturforsch. B, 53b, 1021-1030.

  1. Novel Structural Principles in Magnesium Thiolate Chemistry: Monomers, Trimers and the First Magnesiate Thiolate

Chadwick, S.; Englich, U.; Senge, M. O.; Noll, B. C.; Ruhlandt-Senge, K. (1998): Organometallics, 17, 3077-3086.

  1. Facile meso Functionalization of Porphyrins by Nucleophilic Substitution with Organolithium Reagents

Kalisch, W. W.; Senge, M. O. (1998): Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 37, 1107-1109.

     Einfache Funktionalisierung der meso-Positionen von Porphyrinen durch nucleophile Substitution mit           lithiumorganischen Reagentien

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 110, 1156–1159.

Selected by Angewandte Chemie as "hot paper", see: Nachr. Chem. Tech. Lab. 1998, 46, 410

  1. Porphyrins Like Boron After All

Senge, M. O. (1998): Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 37, 1071-1072.

         Porphyrine mit Bor - also doch!

Angew. Chem., 110, 1123-1125.

Invited Highlight

  1. Conformationally Distorted Chlorins via Diimide Reduction of Nonplanar Porphyrins

Senge, M. O.; Kalisch, W. W.; Runge, S. (1998): Tetrahedron, 54, 3781-3798.

  1. Synthesis and Spectroscopic Properties of Novel Benzochlorins Derived from Chlorophyll-a

Mettah, S.; Shibata, M.; Alderfer, J. L.; Senge, M. O.; Smith, K. M.; Rein, R.; Dougherty, T. J.; Pandey, R. K. (1998): J. Org. Chem., 63, 1646-1656.

  1. Synthesis and Crystal Structures of Cofacial Bisoctaethylchlorins as Structural Models for the Special Pair

Kalisch, W. W.; Senge, M. O.; Ruhlandt-Senge, K. (1998): Photochem. Photobiol., 67, 312-323.

  1. Axial Ligand Effects in Sterically Strained Porphyrins. A Crystallographic Study of Five- and Six-Coordinated Metal Complexes of 2,3,7,8,12,13,17,18-Octaethyl-5,10,15,20-tetranitroporphyrin

Senge, M. O. (1998): J. Porphyrins Phthalocyanines, 2, 107-121.

  1. Synthesis and Structural Characterization of Nonplanar Tetraphenylporphyrin and Their Metal Complexes with Graded Degree of β-Ethyl Substitution

Senge, M. O.; Kalisch, W. W. (1997): Inorg. Chem., 36, 6103-6116.

  1. Cyclohexylene-Bridged Porphyrin-Quinones With Variable Acceptor Strength as Biomimetic Models for Photosynthesis: Evidence for Twist-Boat-Conformation

Dieks, H.; Senge, M. O.; Kirste, B.; Kurreck, H. (1997): J. Org. Chem., 62, 8666-8680.

  1. Novel oxidation reactions of sterically demanding 3,6-di-tert-butylporphyrin-o-quinones to muconic anhydride derivatives

Speck, M.; Senge, M. O.; Schaefer, A.; Kurreck, H. (1997): Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett., 7, 2589-2592.

  1. One-step Synthesis of Functionalized Triptycene-Quinones as Acceptors for Electron-transfer Compounds

Wiehe, A.; Senge, M. O.; Kurreck, H. (1997): Liebigs Ann., 1951-1963.

  1. Funtionalization of Corroles: Formylcorroles

Paolesse, R.; Jaquinod, L.; Senge, M. O.; Smith, K. M. (1997): J. Org. Chem., 62, 6193-6198.

  1. Structure and Conformation of Photosynthetic Pigments and Related Compounds. 10. Comparison of a Phytochlorin and Phytoporphyrin Derived from Chlorophyll a

Senge, M. O.; Smith, K. M. (1997): Acta Crystallogr., C53, 1314-1318.

  1. Bis[anhydro-meso-rhodochlorinato XV methyl ester)zinc(II)]

Senge, M. O.; Smith, K. M. Acta Crystallogr., C53, 1022-1024.

  1. N-Methyl Derivatives of Highly Substituted Porphyrins - The Combined Influence of both Core and Peripheral Substitution on the Porphyrin Conformation

Senge, M. O.; Kalisch, W. W.; Runge, S. (1997): Liebigs Ann., 1345-1352.

  1. Metal-Catalyzed Oxidative Cyclizations of a,c-Biladiene Salts Bearing 1- and/or 19-Arylmethyl Substituents: Macrocyclic Products and Their Chemistry

Lin, J. J.; Gerzevske, K. R.; Liddell, P. A.; Senge, M. O.; Olmstead, M. M.; Khoury, R. G.; Weeth, B. E.; Tsao, S. A.; Smith, K. M. (1997): J. Org. Chem., 62, 4266-4276.

  1. Tetracoordinated Manganese(III) Alkylcorrolates. Spectroscopic Studies and the Crystal and Molecular Structure of (7,13-Dimethyl-2,3,8,12,17,18-hexaethylcorrolato)manganese(III)

Licoccia, S.; Morgante, E.; Paolesse, R.; Polizio, F.; Senge, M. O.; Tondello, E.; Boschi, T. (1997): Inorg. Chem., 36, 1564-1570.

  1. Comparative Analysis of the Conformations of Symmetrically and Asymmetrically Deca- and Undeca-substituted Porphyrins Bearing Meso-Alkyl or -Aryl Groups

Senge, M. O.; Medforth, C. J.; Forsytyh, T. P.; Lee, D. A.; Olmstead, M. M.; Jentzen, W.; Pandey, R. K.; Shelnutt, J. A.; Smith, K. M. (1997): Inorg. Chem., 36, 1149-1163.

  1. Pinacol-Pinacolone Rearrangements in vic-Dihydroxychlorins and Bacteriochlorins: Effect of Substituents at the Peripheral Positions

Pandey, R. K.; Issay, M.; McDonald, I.; Medforth, C. J.; Senge, M. O.; Dougherty, T. J.; Smith, K. M. (1997): J. Org. Chem., 62, 1463-1472.

  1. Syntheses and Some Chemistry of 1,2- and 1,1-Bis(2-pyrrolyl)ethenes

Xie, H.; Lee, D. A.; Wallace, D. M.; Senge, M. O.; Smith, K. M. (1996): J. Org. Chem., 61, 8508-8517.

  1. Synthesis, Solution, Molecular and Crystal Structure of Bis[5-(Coproporphyrinato I tetraethylester)nickel(II)]1,2-ethane

Senge, M. O.; Ponomarey, G. V.; Forsyth, T, P.; Smith, K. M. (1996): Naturforsch. B, 51b, 1644-1648.

  1. Self-Assembling Covalently-Linked Supramolecular Arrays of Defined Structure - The Remarkable Redox Reactivity of meso-Substituted 5-Oxyporphyrins

Khoury, R. G.; Jaquinod, L.; Nurco, D. J.; Pandey, R. K.; Senge, M. O.; Smith, K. M. (1996): Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 35, 2496-2499.

     Selbstorganisation kovalent verbrückter, supramolekularer Verbindungen mit definierter Struktur: die          bemerkenswerte Redoxreaktivität 15-meso-substituierter 5-Oxoporphyrine

Angew. Chem., 108, 2657–2660.

  1. Syntheses, characterization, and structural chemistry of biladien-ac-10-one and biladien-bc-5-one metal complexes with (4N) or (3N+1O) co-ordination

Khoury, R. G.; Senge, M. O.; Chichester, J. E.; Smith, N. M. (1996): J. Chem Soc., Dalton Trans., 3937-3950.

  1. π-Pyrrole-Metal Complexes - The Missing Coordination Mode for Metal-Porphyrin Interactions

Senge, M. O. (1996): Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 35, 1923-1925.

         π-Pyrrol-Metallkomplexe - der fehlende Koordinationstyp für Metall-Porphyrin-Wechselwirkungen

Angew. Chem., 108, 2051–2053.

Invited Highlight

  1. Synthesis and Structural Characterization of Lithium Thiolates: Dependence of Association and Aggregation on Donor Hapticity and Ligand Size and Synthesis of the First Trimeric Lithium Thiolate [Li(THF)SR]3 and the Solvent Separated Ion Pair [Li(12-crown-4)2][SR] (R = 2,4,6-tBu3C6H2)

Ruhlandt-Senge, K.; Englich, U.; Senge, M. O.; Chadwick, S. (1996): Inorg. Chem., 35, 5820-5827.

  1. Planar Bischlorophyll Derivatives with a Completely Conjugated π-System: Model Compounds for the Special Pair in Photosynthesis

Jaquinod, L.; Senge, M. O.; Pandey, R. K.; Forsyth, T. P.; Smith, K. M. (1996): Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 35, 1840-1842.

   Planare Bischlorophyllderivate mit vollständig konjugiertem π-System - Modellverbindungen für das        Spezialpaar der Photosynthese.

Angew. Chem., 108, 1982-1984.

  1. Synthesis and crystal structures of cofacial bischlorins - Octaethylchlorin-based structural models for the special pair in photosynthesis

Senge, M. O.; Kalisch, W. W.; Ruhlandt-Senge, K. (1996): Chem. Commun., 2149-2150.

  1. Stepwise Syntheses of Bis-Porphyrins, Bis-Chlorins, Bis-Corroles, and of Porphyrin-Chlorin and Porphyrin-Corrole Heterodimers

Paolesse, R.; Pandey, R. K.; Jaquinod, L.; Gerzevske, K. R.; Nurco, D. J.; Senge, M. O.; Liccocia, S.; Boschi, T.; Smith, K. M (1996): J. Am. Chem. Soc., 118, 3869-3882.

  1. Simple Methodology for Syntheses of Porphyrins Possessing Multiple Peripheral Substituents with an Element of Symmetry

Nguyen, L. T.; Senge, M. O.; Smith, K. M. (1996): J. Org. Chem., 61, 998-1003.

  1. Synthesis and Structural Characterization of Nonplanar Tetraphenylporphyrins with Graded Degree of beta-Ethyl Substitution

Kalisch, W. W.; Senge, M. O. (1996): Tetrahedron Lett., 37, 1183-1186.

  1. Crystal and molecular structures of some mono-meso-substituted free base and zinc(II)octaalkylporphyrins

Senge, M. O.; Forsyth, T. P.; Smith, K. M. (1996): Z. Kristallogr., 211, 176-185.

  1. Bis(methanol-O)(2,3,7,8,12,13,17,18-octaethylporphyrinato-N,N',N'',N''')-iron(III) Perchlorate Bis(methanol) Solvate, [FeIII(oep)(HOCH3)2](ClO4).2CH3OH

Senge, M. O. (1996): Acta Crystallogr. Sect. C, 52c, 302-305.

  1. Structure and Biosynthesis of Bacteriochlorophylls

Senge, M. O.; Smith, K. M. (1995): Anoxygenic Photosynthetic Bacteria, (Blankenship, R. E.; Madigan, M. T.; Bauer, C. E., Eds.), Kluwer Academic Publ., Dordrecht, pp. 137-151.

  1. Structure and Conformation of Photosynthetic Pigments and Related Compounds. 9. On the Structure and Macrocycle Conformation of Two Copper(II) Rhodochlorin Derivatives and Two Related Rhodoporphyrins

Senge, M. O.; Ruhlandt-Senge, K.; Lee, S.-J. H.; Smith, K. M. (1995): Naturforsch B, 50b, 969-981.

  1. Crystal Structure of a Remarkably Ruffled Nonplanar Porphyrin - (Pyridine)(5,10,15,20-Tetra(tert-butyl)porphyrinato)zinc(II)

Senge, M. O.; Ema, T.; Smith, K. M. (1995): J. Chem. Soc.; Chem. Commun., 733-734.

  1. The Synthesis and Characterization of Strontium Thiolate Sr(SMes*)2(THF)4·2(THF) (Mes* = 2,4,6-tBu3C6H2) and Selenolate Sr(SeMes*)2(THF)4·2(THF). Structural Investigation of SrI2(THF)5

Ruhlandt-Senge, K.; Davis, K.; Dalal, S.; Senge, M. O. (1995): Inorg. Chem., 34, 2587-2592.

  1. Synthesis and Characterization of Model Bilins for Chlorophyll Catabolites from Metallo-beta-oxochlorins and -benzo[at]chlorins - Comparison of Macrocycle Cleavage versus meso-Oxochlorin Formation

Isaac, M.; Senge, M. O.; Smith, K. M. (1995): J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. 1, 705-714.

  1. Structure and Conformation of Photosynthetic Pigments and Related Compounds, 8. Molecular Structure of an Iron(III) Chlorophyll Derivative - Chloro(phytochlorinato methyl ester)iron(III)

Senge, M. O.; Ruhlandt-Senge, K.; Smith, K. M. (1995): Naturforsch. B, 50b, 139-146.

  1. Models for the Photosynthetic Reaction Center: Preparation, Spectroscopy, and Crystal and Molecular Structures of Cofacial Bisporphyrins Linked by cis-1,2- and trans-1,2-Ethene Bridges and of 1,1-Carbinol-Bridged Bisporphyrins

Senge, M. O.; Vicente, M. G. H.; Gerzevske, K. R.; Forsyth, T. P.; Smith, K. M. (1994): Inorg. Chem., 33, 5625-5638.

  1. Sterically Strained Porphyrins. Influence of Core Protonation Versus Peripheral Substitution on the Conformation of Tetra-meso - Octa-beta - and Dodecasubstituted Porphyrin Dications

Senge, M. O.; Forsyth, T. P.; Nguyen, L. T.; Smith, K. M. (1994): Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. , 33, 2485-2487.

  1. One-pot synthesis of regiochemically pure porphyrins from two different pyrroles

Nguyen, L.T.; Senge, M. O.; Smith, K. M. (1994): Tetrahedron Lett., 35, 7581-7584.

  1. 5,10,15,20-Tetra-(tert-butyl)porphyrin and Its Remarkable 5,15-Reactivity

Ema, T.; Senge, M. O.; Nelson, N. Y.; Ogoshi, H.; Smith, K. M. (1994): Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 33, 1879-1881.

       5,10,15,20-Tetra-(tert-butyl)porphyrin und seine bemerkenswerte Reaktivität in 5,15-Stellung.

Angew. Chem., 106, 1951–1953.

  1. Conformational Study of 2,3,5,7,8,12,13,17,18-Decaalkylporphyrins

Medforth, C. J.; Senge, M. O.; Forsyth, T. P.; Hobbs, J. D.; Shelnutt, J. A.; Smith, K. M. (1994): Inorg. Chem., 33, 3865-3872.

  1. Structure and Conformation of Photosynthetic Pigments and Related Compounds. 7. On the Conformation of the Methyl Ester of (20-Methyl-phytochlorinato)nickel(II) - A Bacteriochlorophyll c Model Compound

Senge, M. O.; Smith, K. M. (1994): Photochem. Photobiol., 60, 139-142.

  1. Benzoporphyrin Derivatives: Synthesis, Structure, and Preliminary Biological Activity

Meunier, I.; Pandey, R. K.; Senge, M. O.; Dougherty, T. J.; Smith, K. M. (1994): J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. 1, 961-969.

  1. Axial Coordination Phenomena in Highly Substituted Porphyrins. Crystal Structure of the Polymeric (2,3,7,8,12,13,17,18-Octaethyl-5,10,15,20-tetranitroporphyrinato)zinc(II), [{Zn(oetnp)}n]

Senge, M. O.; Smith, K. M. (1994): J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 923-924.

  1. Syntheses, Structure, Properties, and Chemistry of 1,1-Di(pyrrolyl)ethenes

Xie, H.; Lee, D. A.; Senge, M. O.; Smith, K. M. (1994): J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 791-792.

  1. Prevention of Out-of-Plane Macrocycle Distortion by Thallium in the Sterically Strained 2,3,7,8,12,13,17,18-Octaethyl-5,10,15,20-tetranitroporphyrin

Senge, M. O. (1993): J. Chem. Soc., Dalton Trans., 3539-3579.

  1. Synthesis and Characterization of Thallium(III)halogeno and Pseudohalogeno Porphyrin Complexes - Variation of the Coordination Geometry as a Function of the Axial Ligand in Thallium(III) Porphyrins

Senge, M. O.; Ruhlandt-Senge, K.; Regli, K. J.; Smith, K. M. (1993): J. Chem. Soc., Dalton Trans., 3519-3538.

  1. Rational Tetra-Arylporphyrin Syntheses: Tetra-Arylporphyrins from the MacDonald Route

Wallace, D. M.; Leung, S. H.; Senge, M. O.; Smith, K. M. (1993): J. Org. Chem., 58, 7245-7257.

  1. Aggregation of 2,3-Dihydroxy-Etiochlorin I - An Amphiphilic Model Compound for Photodynamic Therapy and Green Heme d

Senge, M. O.; Hope, H.; Iakovides, P.; Smith, K. M. (1993): Photochem. Photobiol., 58, 748-752.

  1. Metal Complexes of Dioxo-Porphyrins - Zinc(II) Complexes of 5,15-Dioxo-2,3,7,8,12,13,17,18-octaethyl-porphyrin and 5,15-dioxo-etioporphyrin I

Senge, M. O.; Smith, K. M. (1993): Naturforsch. B., 48b, 991-999.

  1. Aggregation Properties of Nitro-Porphyrins - Comparisons between Solid State and Solution Structures

Senge, M. O.; Eigenbrot, C. W.; Brennan, T. D.; Shusta, J.; Scheidt, W. R.; Smith, K. M. (1993): Inorg. Chem., 32, 3134-3142.

  1. Molecular Structure of the Copper(II) Complex of 20-Methoxy-mesoporphyrin IX Dimethyl Ester - A Model for the Enol-Form of Oxophlorins

Senge, M. O.; Smith, K. M. (1993): Naturforsch. B., 48b, 821-825.

  1. Models for the Photosynthetic Reaction Center - Synthesis and Structure of Porphyrin Dimers with cis-Ethene and trans-Ethene and Skewed Hydroxy-Methylene Bridges

Senge, M. O.; Gerzevske, K. R.; Vicente, M. G. H.; Forsyth, T. P.; Smith, K. M. (1993): Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 32, 750-753.

  1. A Novel 2,18-Bridged Biliverdin Derivative

Sturrock, E. D.; Bull, J. D.; Kirsch, R. E.; Pandey, R. K.; Senge, M. O.; Smith, K. M. (1993): J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 872-874.

  1. A Planar Dodecasubstituted Porphyrin

Senge, M. O.; Medforth, C. J.; Sparks, L. D.; Shelnutt, J. A.; Smith, K. M. (1993): Inorg. Chem., 32, 1716-1723.

  1. Structure and Conformation of Photosynthetic Pigments and Related Compounds. 5. Structural Investigation of Nickel(II) Bacteriopetroporphyrins Related to the Bacteriochlorophylls c and d. Evidence for Localized Conformational Distortion in the c-Series.

Senge, M. O.; Smith, N. W.; Smith, K. M. (1993): Inorg. Chem., 32, 1716-1723.

  1. Chemical synthesis of a "GSA-pyrrole" and its reaction with Ehrlich's reagent

Liddell, P. A.; Forsyth, T. P.; Senge, M. O.; Smith, K. M. (1993): Tetrahedron, 49, 1343-1350.

  1. Metal-Dependence of the Nonplanar Distortion of Octaalkyl-Tetraphenylporphyrins

Sparks, L. D.; Medforth, C. J.; Park, M.-S.; Chamberlain, J. R.; Ondrias, M. R.; Senge, M. O.; Smith, K. M.; Shelnutt, J. A. (1993): J. Am. Chem. Soc., 115, 581-592.

  1. Structure and Conformation of Photosynthetic Pigments and Related Compounds. 6. The First Crystal Structure of a Covalently-linked Chlorin Dimer - 20,20'-Ethylene-bis(2,3,7,8,12,13,17,18-trans-octaethyl-chlorin)

Senge, M. O.; Hope, H.; Smith, K. M. (1993): J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans., 2, 11-16.

  1. Yearly Review: Recent Advances in the Biosynthesis and Chemistry of the Chorophylls

Senge, M. O. (1993): Photochem. Photobiol., 57, 189-206.

  1. New Syntheses of Benzoporphyrin Derivatives and Analogues for Use in Photodynamic Therapy

Meunier, I.; Pandey, R. K.; Walker, M. M.; Senge, M. O; Dougherty, T. J.; Smith, K. M. (1992): Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett., 2, 1575-1580.

  1. Nonplanar Distortion Modes for Highly Substituted Porphyrins

Medforth, J. C.; Senge, M. O.; Smith, K. M.; Sparks, L. D.; Shelnutt, J. A. (1992): J. Am. Chem. Soc., 114, 9859-9869.

  1. Structure and Conformation of Photosynthetic Pigments and Related Compounds. 4. Two Crystal Forms of a Chlorin - Rhodochlorin XV Dimethyl Ester

Senge, M. O.; Ruhlandt-Senge, K.; Smith, K. M. (1992): Acta Crystallogr., C48, 1810-1815.

  1. Resonance Raman Spectroscopy of Non-Planar Nickel Porphyrins

Shelnutt, J. A.; Hobbs, J. D.; Majumder, S. A.; Sparks, L. D.; Medforth, C. J.; Senge, M. O.; Smith, K. M.; Miura, M.; Quirke, J. M. E. (1992): J. Raman Spectrosc., 23, 523-529.

  1. New Trends in Photobiology. The conformational flexibility of tetrapyrroles - Current model studies and photobiological implications

Senge, M. O. (1992): J. Photochem. Photobiol. B, 16, 3-36.

Invited review

  1. Structural Investigations on Mono- and Di-Acrolein Substituted Ni(II) Porphyrins and a Ni(II) Benzochlorin. Model Compounds for Photosensitizers in Photodynamic Therapy

Senge, M. O.; Vicente, M. G. H.; Parkin, S. R.; Hope, H.; Smith, K. M. (1992): Naturforsch. B, 47b, 1189-1202.

  1. Structural Evidence for Nonplanar Keto- and Planar Enol-Forms of Oxophlorins

Senge, M. O.; Smith, K. M. (1992): J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 1108-1109.

  1. Oxoporphyrins - The Molecular Structure of 5,15-Dioxo-2,3,7,8,12,13,17,18-octaethyl-porphodimethene-thallium(III) Chloride

Senge, M. O.; Smith, K. M. (1992): Naurforsch. B, 47b, 837-841.

  1. Structure and Conformation of Photosynthetic Pigments and Related Compounds. 3. ß-Carotene

Senge, M. O.; Hope, H.; Smith, K. M. (1992): Naurforsch. C, 47c, 474-476.

  1. Struktur und Biosynthese der Bakteriochlorophylle

Senge, M. O. (1992): Chemie in unserer Zeit, 26, 86-93.

  1. 8,12-Diethyl-2,3,7,13,17,18-hexamethyl-20-phenylporphyrin

Senge, M. O.; Liddell, P. A.; Smith, K. M. (1992): Acta Crystallogr., C48, 581-583.

  1. Structure and Conformation of Photosynthetic Pigments and Related Compounds. 1. Methyl Mesopyropheophorbide a

Senge, M. O.; Smith, K. M. (1992): Z. Kristallogr., 199, 239-248.

  1. Structure and Conformation of Photosynthetic Pigments and Related Compounds. 2. Ni(II) Methyl pyropheophorbide a – A Severly Distorted Chlorophyll Derivative

Senge, M. O.; Smith, K. M. (1991): Photochem. Photobiol., 54, 841-846.

  1. Preparation and crystal structure of methyl [12-acetyl-8-ethyl]-bacteriopheophorbide d. – A new bacteriochlorophyll derivative

Senge, M. O.; Bobe, F. W.; Huster, M. S.; Smith, K. M. (1991): Liebings Ann., 871-874.

Abstracted in: ChemInform 1991, 22 (48), December 3, 1991.

  1. Adaptation of the photosynthetic apparatus of Chlorella and Ankistrodesmus to blue and red light

Senge, M. O.; Senger, H. (1991): Bot. Acta, 104, 139-143.

  1. Functional changes in the photosynthetic apparatus during light adaptation of the green alga Chlorella fusca

Senge, M.; Senger, H. (1990): J. Photochem. Photobiol. B, 8, 63-71.

  1. Response of the Photosynthetic Apparatus During Adaptation of Chlorella and Ankistrodesmus to Irradiance Changes

Senge, M.; Senger, H. (1990): J. Plant Phys., 136, 675-679.

  1. Aggregation of Monovinyl- and Divinyl-Protochlorophyllide in Organic Solvents

Kotzabasis, K.; Senge, M.; Seyfried, B.; Senger, H. (1990): Photochem. Photobiol., 52, 95-101.

  1. Determination of structure and properties of modified chlorophylls by using fast atom bombardment combined with tandem mass spectrometry

Grese, R. P.; Cerny, R. C.; Gross, M. L.; Senge, M. O. (1990): J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1, 72-84.

  1. Enzymic meso-chlorination of chlorophylls using chloroperoxidase

Senge, M.; Senger, H. (1989): Biochim. Biophys. Acta, 977, 177-186.

  1. Synthese und Charakterisierung chlorierter Chlorophylle

Senge, M. (1989): Wissenschaftliche Forschungsbeiträge Biologie, Biochemie, Chemie, Band 26, Intemann, Gauting bei München, ISBN 3-926323-30-2.

  1. Enzymatic Chlorination of Chlorophyll a in vitro

Senge, M.; Senger, H. (1989): New Developments and Techniques in Photosynthesis, NATO ASI Series, Series A Life Sciences, Vol 168, (Barber J.; Malkin, R., eds.), Plenum Press, New York, pp. 119-122.

  1. Chlorination of Isolated Chlorophylls in vitro

Senge, M.; Senger, H. (1988): Photochem. Photobiol., 48, 711-717.

  1. Hydroxylation of Chlorinated and Unchlorinated Chlorophylls in vitro

Senge, M.; Struck, A.; Dörnemann, D.; Scheer, H.; Senger, H. (1988): Naturforsch. C, 43c, 515-518.

  1. The chlorinated chlorophyll RC I, a preparation artefact

Senge, M. O.; Dörnemann, D.; Senger, H. (1988): FEBS Lett., 234, 215-217.

  1. Chlorophyll RC I, its Structure, Function and Biosynthesis

Senger, H.; Dörnemann, D.; Kotzabasis, K.; Senge, M.; Schmidt, W.; Wissenbach, M. (1987): Progress in Photosynthesis Research, (Biggens, J., ed.), Vol IV, Martinus Nijhoff Publ., Dordrecht, pp. 491-498.