Associate Professor

Phone: 027-83692745

Email: luozengwei@mail.hust.edu.cn

Academic Areas: Medicinal Chemistry, Organic synthesis

Research Interests: Developing highly efficient C-C or C-Heteroatom bond forming methodology; Natural product synthesis and medicinal chemistry

Academic Degrees

Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry, 2007, Wuhan University

B.S., Chemistry, 2002, Nanchang University

Professional Experience

Associate Professor (2016-); School of Pharmacy, HUST

Lecture (2013-2016); School of Pharmacy, HUST

Postdoc(2010-2012); School of Pharmacy, HUST

Selected Publications

(1)Yuan, Ming; Chen, Li; Wang, Junwei; Chen, Shenjie; Wang, Kongchao; Xue, Yongbo; Yao, Guangmin; Luo, Zengwei*; Zhang, Yonghui*. Transition-Metal-Free Synthesis of Phenanthridinones from Biaryl-2-oxamic Acid under Radical Conditions. Organic Letters, 2015, 17 (2), 346–349. (SCI, IF=6.732)

(2) Zengwei Luo, Bo Yang, Cheng Zhong, Fang Tang, Min Yuan, Yongbo Xue, Guanmin Yao, Jingwen Zhang*, Yonghui Zhang*. A dual-channel probe for selective fluoride determination and application in live cell imaging. Dyes and Pigments, 2013, 97(1), 52 (SCI, IF = 4.03)

(3) Zengwei Luo#, Fuqian Wang#, Jinwen Zhang, Xingyao Li, Mengke Zhang, Xincai Hao, Yongbo Xue, Yan Li, F. David Horgen, Guangmin Yao*, and Yonghui Zhang*. Cytotoxic Alkaloids from the Whole Plants of Zephyranthes candida, Journal of Natural Products, 2012, 75(12), 2113 (SCI, IF = 3.662)

(4) Zengwei Luo, Baohua Li, Xiantao Fan, Kai Hu, Xiaojun Wu, Enqin Fu*. Novel chiral solvating agents derived from natural amino acid: enantiodiscrimination for chiral α-arylalkylamines, Tetrahedron Letters, 2007, 48, 1753

(5) Zengwei Luo, Cheng Zhong, Xiaojun Wu, Enqin Fu*. Novel amphiphilic chiral receptors as efficient chiral solvating agents for both lipophilic and hydrophilic Carboxylic Acid, Tetrahedron Letters, 2008, 49, 3385

(6) Yuanyuan Lu(#), Yongbo Xue(#)(*), Junjun Liu, Guangmin Yao, Dongyan Li, Bin, Sun, Jinwen Zhang, Yanfei Liu, Changxing Qi, Ming Xiang, Zengwei Luo, Guang Du(*), Yonghui Zhang(*), (±)-Acortatarinowins A–F, Norlignan, Neolignan, and Lignan Enantiomers from Acorus tatarinowii. Journal of Natural Products, 2015, 78(9): 2205-2214.

(7)Hucheng Zhu(#), Chunmei Chen(#), Yongbo Xue(#), Qingyi Tong, Xiao-Nian Li, Xintao Chen, Jianping Wang, Guangmin Yao, Zengwei Luo, and Yonghui Zhang(*), Asperchalasine A, a Cytochalasan Dimer with an Unprecedented Decacyclic Ring System, from Aspergillus flavipes. Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2016, 55: 3486-3490.

(8)Hucheng Zhu(#), Chunmei Chen(#), Qingyi Tong, Xintao Chen, Jing Yang, Junjun Liu, Bin Sun, Jianping Wang, Guangmin Yao, Zengwei Luo, Yongbo Xue(*), and Yonghui Zhang(*), Hyperisampsins H-M, Cytotoxic Polycyclic Polyprenylated Acylphloroglucinols from Hypericum sampsonii, Scientific Reports, 2015, (Accepted).

(9)Liang Lei(#), Yong-bo Xue(#), Zhong Liu, Si-si Peng, Yan He, Yang Zhang, Rong Fang, Jian-ping Wang, Zeng-wei Luo, Guang-min Yao, Jin-wen Zhang, Geng Zhang, Hong-ping Song(*), Yong-hui Zhang(*), Coumarin derivatives from Ainsliaea fragrans and their anticoagulant activity, Scientific Reports, 2015, 5:13544.

(10)Yongji Lai, Tingting Liu, Rongjian Sa, Xialan Wei, Yongbo Xue, Zhaodi Wu, Zengwei Luo, Ming Xiang, Yonghui Zhang(*), and Guangmin Yao(*), Neolignans with a Rare 2-Oxaspiro[4.5]deca-6,9-dien-8-one Motif from the Stem Bark of Cinnamomum subavenium, Journal of Natural Products, 2015, 78(7): 1740–1744.

(11)Chunmei Chen, Jianping Wang, Junjun Liu, Hucheng Zhu, Bin Sun, Jing Wang, Jinwen Zhang, Zengwei Luo, Guangmin Yao, Yongbo Xue(*), and Yonghui Zhang(*), Armochaetoglobins A-J: Cytochalasan Alkaloids from Chaetomium globosum TW1-1, a Fungus Derived from the Terrestrial Arthropod Armadillidium vulgare, Journal of Natural Products, 2015, 78: 1193(6)11201.

(12)Chunmei Chen, Hucheng Zhu, Jianping Wang, Jing Yang, Xiao-Nian Li, Jing Wang, Keliang Chen, Yanyan Wang, Zengwei Luo, Guangmin Yao, Yongbo Xue(*), and Yonghui Zhang(*), Armochaetoglobins K–R, Anti-HIV Pyrrole-based Cytochalasans from Chaetomium Globosum TW1-1, European Journal of Organic Chemistry, 2015: 3086–3094.

(13)Dongyan Li, Hucheng Zhu, Changxing Qi, Yongbo Xue(*), Guangmin Yao, Zengwei Luo, Jianping Wang, Jinwen Zhang, Guang Du(*), and Yonghui Zhang(*), Two New adamantyl-Like polyprenylated Acylphloroglucinols from Hypericum attenuatum Choisy, Tetrahedron Letters, 2015, 56: 1953–1955.

(14)Chunmei Chen(#), Hucheng Zhu(#), Xiao-Nian Li, Jing Yang, JianpingWang, Gentao Li, Yan Li, Qingyi Tong, Guangmin Yao, Zengwei Luo, Yongbo Xue(*), and Yonghui Zhang(*), Armochaeglobines A and B, Two New Indole-Based Alkaloids from the Arthropod-Derived Fungus Chaetomium globosum, Organic Letters, 2015, 17(3): 644–647.

(15)Hucheng Zhu, Chunmei Chen., Jing Yang, Xiao-Nian Li, Junjun Liu, Bin Sun, Sheng-Xiong Huang, Dongyan Li, Guangmin Yao, Zengwei Luo, Yan Li, Jinwen Zhang, Yongbo Xue(*), and Yonghui Zhang(*), Bioactive Acylphloroglucinols with Adamantyl Skeleton from Hypericum sampsonii, Organic letters, 2014, 16(24): 6322–6325.

(16)Zhengxi Hu, Jianping Wang, Xiaobin Bi, Jinwen Zhang, Yongbo Xue(*), Yingda Yang, Zengwei Luo, Guangmin Yao, and Yonghui Zhang(*), Colletotrichumine A, a novel indole-pyrazine alkaloid with an unprecedented C16N3-type skeleton from cultures of Colletotrichum capsici, Tetrahedron Letters, 2014, 55(44): 6093–6095.

(17)Junfen Zeng, Yongbo Xue, Penghua Shu, Huiqin Qian, Rongjian Sa, Ming Xiang, Xiao-Nian Li, Zengwei Luo, Guangmin Yao(*), and Yonghui Zhang(*), Diterpenoids with Immunosuppressive Activities from Cinnamomum cassia, Journal of Natural Products, 2014, 77(8): 1948–1954.

(18)Hucheng Zhu(#), Lijun Huan(#), Chunmei Chen, Jing Yang, Jiangbo He, Yong Chen, Guangmin Yao, Zengwei Luo, Yongbo Xue(*), and Yonghui Zhang(*), A Pair of Unprecedented Cyclohexylethanoid Enantiomers Containing Unusual Trioxabicyclo[4.2.1]nonane Ring from Clerodendrum bungei, Tetrahedron Letters, 2014, 55: 2277–2279.

(19)Heng Zheng, Qiong Chen, Mengke Zhang, Yongji Lai, Liang Lei, Penghua Shu, Jinwen Zhang, Yongbo Xue, Zengwei Luo, Yan Li, Guangmin Yao(*), and Yonghui Zhang(*), Cytotoxic ent-Kaurane Diterpenoids from Salvia cavaleriei, Journal of Natural Products, 2013, 76: 2253–2262.

(20)Mengke Zhang, Yan Zhu, Guanqun Zhan, Penghua Shu, Rongjian Sa, Liang Lei, Ming Xiang, Yongbo Xue, Zengwei Luo, Qian Wan, Guangmin Yao(*), and Yonghui Zhang(*), Micranthanone A, a New Diterpene with an Unprecedented Carbon Skeleton from Rhododendron micranthum, Organic Letters, 2013, 15(12): 3094–3097.

Courses Taught

Spectrometric Identification

Natural Medicinal Chemistry

Login and edit information