Stefania Vergura


General Information

Lab. 208
+41 61 207 11 40

Department of Chemistry
University of Basel
St. Johanns-Ring 19
CH-4056 Basel


Postdoc, Prof. Giuseppe Zanoni, Università degli Studi di Pavia, Italy
Ph.D., Prof. Stefano Superchi, Università degli Studi della Basilicata, Italy
Visiting Ph.D., Prof. Karl Anker Jørgensen, Aarhus Universitet, Denmark
Ms.C., Università degli Studi della Basilicata, Italy


11. Absolute Configuration Assignment to Chiral Natural Products by Biphenyl Chiroptical Probes: The Case of the Phytotoxins Colletochlorin A and Agropyrenol
E. Santoro, S. Vergura, P. Scafato, S. Belviso, M. Masi, A. Evidente, S. Superchi, J. Nat. Prod. 2020, 83, 4, 1061–1068.

10. Recent advances in cobalt-catalysed C–H functionalizations
A. Baccalini, S. Vergura, P. Dolui, G. Zanoni, D. Maiti, Org. Biomol. Chem. 2019, 17, 10119-10141.

9. Cobalt-Catalyzed C(sp2)–H Allylation of Biphenyl Amines with Unbiased Terminal Olefins
A. Baccalini, S. Vergura, P. Dolui, S. Maiti, S. Dutta, S. Maity, F. F. Khan, G. K. Lahiri, G. Zanoni, D. Maiti, Org. Lett. 2019, 21, 8842-8846.

8. Absolute Configuration Assignment from Optical Rotation Data by Means of Biphenyl Chiroptical Probes
S. Vergura, P. Scafato, S. Belviso, S. Superchi, Chem. Eur. J. 2019, 25, 5682-5690

7. Absolute configuration assignment to anticancer Amaryllidaceae alkaloid jonquailine
S. Vergura, E. Santoro, M. Masi, A. Evidente, P. Scafato, S. Superchi, G. Mazzeo, G. Longhi, S. Abbate, Fitoterapia, 2018, 129, 78-84

6. Central-to-axial chirality induction in biphenyl chiroptical probes for the stereochemical characterization of chiral primary amines
S. Vergura, L. Pisani, P. Scafato, D. Casarini, S. Superchi, Org. Biomol. Chem.2018, 16, 555–565

5. New Isoflavonoids from the Extract of Rhynchosia precatoria (Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.) DC. and their antimycobacterial activity
E. W. Coronado-Aceves, G. Gigliarelli, A. Garibay-Escobar, R. E. R. Zepeda, M. Curini, J. L. Cervantes, C. I. Espitia-Pinzón, S. Superchi, S. Vergura, M. C. Marcotullio, J. Ethnopharmacol.2017, 206, 92–100

4. Chenopodolans E and F, two new furopyrans produced by Phoma chenopodiicola and absolute configuration determination of chenopodolan B
M. Evidente, A. Cimmino, M. C. Zonno, M. Masi, E. Santoro, S. Vergura, A. Berestetskiy, S. Superchi, M. Vurro, A. Evidente, Tetrahedron 2016, 72, 8502–8507

3. Controlling Asymmetric Remote and Cascade 1,3-Dipolar Cycloaddition Reactions by Organocatalysis
P. H. Poulsen, S. Vergura, A. Monleón, D. K. B. Jørgensen, K. A. Jørgensen, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138, 6412–6415

2. Organocatalytic Strategy for the Enantioselective Cycloaddition to Trisubstituted Nitroolefins to Create Spirocyclohexene-Oxetane Scaffolds
A. Monleón, F. Glaus, S. Vergura, K. A. Jørgensen, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2016, 55, 2478–2482

1. Structure and Absolute Configuration of Kongiidiazadione, a New Phytotoxic 3-Substituted-5-Diazenylcyclopentendione Produced by Diaporthe Kongii
M. Evidente, A. Boari, S. Vergura, A. Cimmino, M. Vurro, G. Ash, S. Superchi, A. Evidente, Chirality 2015, 27, 557–562