Jakob Franke



Horch T, Molloy EM, Bredy F, Haensch VG, Scherlach K, Dunbar KL, Franke J, Hertweck C (2022) Alternative benzoxazole assembly discovered in anaerobic bacteria provides access to privileged heterocyclic scaffold. Angew Chem Int Ed 61(32), e202205409.
Trottmann F, Ishida K, Franke J, Stanišić A, Ishida-Ito M, Kries H, Pohnert G, Hertweck C (2020) Sulfonium acids loaded onto an unusual thiotemplate assembly line construct the cyclopropanol warhead of a Burkholderia virulence factor. Angew Chem Int Ed 59(32), 13511-13515.
Trottmann F, Franke J, Ishida K, Garcia-Altares M, Hertweck C (2019) A pair of bacterial siderophores releases and traps an intercellular signal molecule: An unusual case of natural nitrone bioconjugation. Angew Chem Int Ed 58(1), 200-204.
Franke J, Hertweck C (2016) Biomimetic Thioesters as Probes for Enzymatic Assembly Lines: Synthesis, Applications, and Challenges. Cell Chem Biol 23(10), 1179-1192. (Review)
Baunach M, Franke J, Hertweck C (2015) Terpenoid biosynthesis off the beaten track: unconventional cyclases and their impact on biomimetic synthesis. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 54(9), 2604-2626.
Ding L, Franke J, Hertweck C (2015) Divergolide congeners illuminate alternative reaction channels for ansamycin diversification. Org. Biomol. Chem. 13(6), 1618-1623.
Franke J, Ishida K, Hertweck C (2015) Plasticity of the Malleobactin Pathway and its Impact on Siderophore Action in Human Pathogenic Bacteria. Chemistry 21(22), 8010-8014.
Franke J, Ishida K, Hertweck C (2014) Evolution of siderophore pathways in human pathogenic bacteria. J Am Chem Soc 136(15), 5599-5602.
Pidot S, Ishida K, Cyrulies M, Hertweck C (2014) Discovery of clostrubin, an exceptional polyphenolic polyketide antibiotic from a strictly anaerobic bacterium. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 53(30), 7856-7859.
Xu Z, Baunach M, Ding L, Peng H, Franke J, Hertweck C (2014) Biosynthetic code for divergolide assembly in a bacterial mangrove endophyte. Chembiochem 15(9), 1274-1279.