David Lim

Office O03.001
phone +41 (0)61 207 59 40

University Basel
Department of chemistry
Mattenstrasse 24a, BPR 1096
4058 Basel 


Beliaeva M. A.; Burn R.; Lim D.; Seebeck, F. P.
''In vitro production of ergothioneine isotopologues''
Angew. Int. Ed. 2020in press.

Lim D.; Wen X.; Seebeck, F. P.
''Selenoimidazolium salts as supramolecular reagents for protein alkylation''
ChemBioChem. 2020in press.

Goncharenko, K.V.; Fl├╝ckiger S.; Liao C.; Lim, D.; Stampfli A.R.; Seebeck, F. P.
''Selenocysteine as a substrate, an inhibitor and a mechanistic probe for bacterial and fungal iron dependent sulfoxide synthases''
Chemistry 2019, 26, 1328 - 1334.

Lim, D.; Gr├╝ndemann, D.; Seebeck, F. P.
''Total Synthesis and functional characterisation of Selenoneine''
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2019, 58, 15026 - 15030.

Maurer, A*; Leisinger, F.*; Lim, D.; Seebeck, F. P. 
"Structure and mechanism of ergothionase from Treponema denticola."
Chem. Eur. J.2019, 25, 10298 - 10303.

Previous work:

Lim D.; Fairbanks A.J. "Selective Transformation of the Anomeric Center in Water Using DMC and Derivatives" Coupling and Decoupling of Diverse Molecular Units in Glycoscience, Springer International Publishing. 2018, pp 109 - 131.

Lim D.; Fairbanks A.J. "Selective Anomeric Acetylation of Unprotected Sugars in Water" Chem. Sci. 2017, 8, 1896 - 1900.

Alexander S.R.; Lim D.; Amso Z.; Brimble M.A.; Fairbanks A.J. "Protecting-Group-Free Synthesis of Glycosyl Thiols from Reducing Sugars in water; application to the production of N-glycan glycoconjugates" Org. Biomol. Chem. 2017, 15, 2152 - 2156.

Lim D.; Brimble M.A.; Kowalczyk R.; Watson A.JA.; Fairbanks A.J. "Protecting-Group-Free One-Pot Synthesis of Glycoconjugates Directly from Reducing Sugars" Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 53, 11907 - 11911.