Dr. Matthew Bockman
Ph.D. Medicinal Chemistry, University of Minnesota, 2018
B.A. Biology, Illinois Wesleyan University, 2012
The synthesis and evaluation of N-Acetyl-D-Galactosamine-derived polymers for targeted gene delivery.
PublicationsBockman, M.R.; Dawadi, S.; Engelhart, C.; Larson, P.; Tiwari, D.; Ferguson, D.M.; Schnappinger, D.; Aldrich, C.C. "Avoiding Antibiotic Inactivation in Mycobacterium tuberculosis by Rv3406 through Strategic Nucleoside Modification" ACS Infect. Dis., 2018, 4, 1102–1113.
Bernardoni, B.; Bockman M.R.; Miller, B.M.; Russell, D.; Delesalle, V.; Krukonis, G.; Hatfull, G.F.; Cross, M.R.; Szewczyk, M.S.; Eppurath, A.; Bollivar, D.W. "Complete genome sequences of five bacteriophages that infect Rhodobacter capsulatus." Genome Announc. 2016, 4, e00051-16.
Bockman, M.R.; Kalinda, A.S.; Petrelli, R.; De la Mora-Rey, T.; Tiwari, D.; Liu, F.; Dawadi, S.; Nandakumar, M.; Rhee, K.Y.; Schnappinger, D.; Finzel, B. C.; Aldrich, C.C. "Targeting Mycobacterium tuberculosis biotin protein ligase (MtBPL) with nucleoside-based bisubstrate adenylation inhibitors." J. Med. Chem. 2015, 58, 7349–7369.
Bockman, M.R.; Miedema, C.J.; Brennan, B.B. "A discovery-oriented approach to solid-phase peptide synthesis." J. Chem. Educ. 2012, 89, 1470–1473.
Bockman, M.R.; Angeles, V.V.; Martino, J.M.; Vagadia, P.P.; Mohan, R.S. "A mild method for the deprotection of tetrahydropyranyl (THP) ethers catalyzed by iron(III) tosylate." Tetrahedron Lett. 2011, 52, 6939–6941."
Where are you from?
What is your favorite type of electromagnetic radiation and why?
Microwaves: I would not be able to survive without it! It's perfect for warming up lunch or re-heating leftovers.
If you could have any superpower, what would it be and why?
Teleportation: I could travel anywhere, at anytime in the blink of an eye!