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Monika POLÁKOVÁ, PhD
Research Scientist

Department of Glycochemistry
Laboratory of Sugars and Glycomimics

Tel.: +421-2-59410272
Fax: +421-2-59410222
Research Interests
Bio-organic chemistry, carbohydrate chemistry, chemical synthesis, functionalisation of saccharides, carbohydrate-based and biologically significant compounds and materials, uronic acid modification
Postdoc positions
2002-2004 (2 years) - University College Dublin, Ireland (Prof Paul V Murphy)
2006-2007 (1 year) - Abo Akademi University, Finland (Prof Reko Leino)
Selected Publications
POLÁKOVÁ M., BELÁŇOVÁ M., PETRU© L., MIKU©OVÁ K.
Synthesis of alkyl and cycloalkyl α-D-mannopyranosides and derivatives thereof and their evaluation in the mycobacterial mannosyltransferase assay
Carbohydrate Research 2010, doi: 10.1016/j.carres.2010.03.011
POLÁKOVÁ M., ROSLUND M.U., EKHOLM F.S., SALORANTA T., LEINO R.
Synthesis of β-(1->2)-Linked Oligomannosides
European Journal of Organic Chemistry 2009, 6, 870-888
EKHOLM F.S., POLÁKOVÁ M., PAWLOWICZ A.J., LEINO R.
Synthesis of Divalent 2,2´-Linked Mannose Derivatives by Homodimerisation
Synthesis 2009, 4, 567-576
O´BRIEN C., POLÁKOVÁ M., PITT N., TOSIN M., MURPHY P.V.
Glycosidation Reactions of 6,1-Anhydroglucopyranosiduronic Acid and Glucuronic Acid Donors promoted by SnCl4. 1,2-Cis Glycosides are Formed by Rapid Anomerisation of 1,2-Trans Glycosides
Chemistry-A European Journal 2007, 13, 902-909
©PÁNIKOVÁ S., POLÁKOVÁ M., JONIAK D., HIRSCH J., BIELY P.
Synthetic esters recognized by glucuronoyl esterase from Schizophyllum commune
Archives of Microbiology 2007, 188, 185-189
POLÁKOVÁ M., PITT N., TOSIN M., MURPHY P.V.
Glycosidation reactions of silyl ethers with conformationally inverted donors derived from glucuronic acid: Stereoselective synthesis of glycosides and 2-deoxyglycosides
Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2004, 43, 2518-2521
POLÁKOVÁ M., JONIAK D., ĎURI© M. Synthesis and acid-catalyzed hydrolysis of some 3-(4-methoxyphenyl)propyl glucuronates Collection Czechoslovak Chemical Communicatios 2000, 65, 1609-1618
FI©ERA Ą., JARO©KOVÁ L., LÉVAI A., JEDLOVSKÁ E., TÓTH G., POLÁKOVÁ M. 1,3-Dipolar cycloaddition of 3-arylidenechromanone-1-thiochromanone and -flavanone: Regio- and Stereoselective formation of spiroheterocycles Heterocycles 1997, 45, 1651-1655
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