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Wagenknecht Group

Inst. f. Organic Chemistry
Fritz-Haber-Weg 6
Campus South
Building 30.42
D-76131 Karlsruhe
Tel.: +49 721 608-42860
Fax: +49 721 608-44825

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09/2016: Barbara, Stefanie and Robert preseted their work at the 6th EuCheMS in Seville, Spain. 
09/2016: Katharina and Felix join the group as new trainees. 
07/2016: David, Christian and Nadine presented their work at the 23rd IUPAC Conference on Physical Organic Chemistry in Sydney. Nadine and Christian won a poster price.
05/2016: Kavya will join the group for a research internship. 
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Recent Publications

Elucidation of the Dexter-type energy transfer in DNA by thymine-thymine dimer formation using photosensitizers as artificial nucleosides
L. Antusch, N. Gaß, H.-A. Wagenknecht, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2016, accepted.

Synthesis of N,N-dimethylpyrene-modified short peptides for chemical photocatalysis
S. Hermann, H.-A. Wagenknecht, J. Pept. Sci. 2016, accepted.

Photocatalysis of a [2+2]-cycloaddition in aqueous solution using DNA three-way junctions as chiral photoDNAzymes
N. Gaß, J. Gebhard, H.-A. Wagenknecht, ChemPhotoChem 2016, accepted.

Aus DNA wird Solarzelle
R. Hofsäß, Y. Fritz, H.-A. Wagenknecht, Nachr. Chem. 2016, 64, 1148-1151.



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Research Topics

Nucleic acid chemistry:
New building blocks and postsynthetic methodologies

Chemical photocatalysis:
Sustainability by light and organic dyes

Fluorescent DNA and RNA:
Photostability and cellular imaging of nucleic acids

DNA architectonics:
Biomolecular architectures with optical and electronic functionalities

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