Chuanfu Dong


Dr. rer. nat. Chuanfu Dong

PhD student at the Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, Jena, Germany
(November 2012 – September 2016).

Project: «Identification of novel ascaroside signals from Caenorhabditis nematodes»

Currently a postdoctoral researcher at the Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology, Tübingen, Germany. 





Dong, C., Dolke, F., Bandi, S., Paetz, C., von Reuss, S. H. (2020) Dimerization of conserved ascaroside building blocks generates species-specific male attractants in Caenorhabditis nematodes. Organic Biomolecular Chemistry 18, 5253-5263.

Bergame, C. P., Dong, C., Sutour, S., von Reuss, S. H. (2019) Epimerization of an ascaroside-type glycolipid downstream of the canonical β-oxidation cycle in the nematode Caenorhabditis nigoni. Organic Letters 21, 9889-9892.

Dolke*, F., Dong*, C., Bandi, S., Paetz, C., Glauser, G., von Reuss, S. H. (2019). Ascaroside Signaling in the Bacterivorous Nematode Caenorhabditis remanei Encodes the Growth Phase of its Bacterial Food Source. Organic Letters; in press: https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.orglett.9b01914.

Dong, C., Reilly, D. K., Bergame, C., Dolke, F., Srinivasan, J., von Reuss, S. H. (2018). Comparative Ascaroside Profiling of Caenorhabditis Exometabolomes Reveals Species-Specific (ω) and (ω – 2)-Hydroxylation Downstream of Peroxisomal β-Oxidation. Journal of Organic Chemistry 83: 7109-7120.

von Reuss, S. H., Dolke, F., Dong, C.-F. (2017). Ascaroside profiling of Caenorhabditis elegans using gas chromatography-electron ionization mass spectrometry. Analytical Chemistry, 89, 10570-10577. 

Dong, C., Dolke, F., von Reuss, S. H. (2016). Selective MS screening reveals a sex pheromone in Caenorhabditis briggsae and species-specificity in indole ascaroside signalling. Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry, 14, 7217.

Wang, J.-P., Guan, Z.Y., Dong, C.-F., Gao, L., Luo, S.-D., Wang, Y.F. (2014). Chemical constituents of Illicium burmanicumChina Journal of Chinese Materia Medica, 39, 2526-2529

Dong, C.-F., Liu, L., Li, X., Guan, Z., Luo, H., Wang, Y. (2013). Sesquineolignans and terpene-sesquineolignans: anti-acetylcholinesterase constituents from Illicium simonsiiPlanta Medica, 79, 338-347.

Guan, Z.-Y., Dong, C.-F., Gao, L., Wang, J.-P., Luo, S.-D., Wang, Y.-F. (2013). New monoterpene phenyl ethers from Illicium micranthumNatural Products and Bioprospecting3, 43-47

Dong, C.-F., Liu, L., Luo, H.-R., Li, X.-N., Guan, Z.-Y., Wang, Y.-F. (2012). Sesquilignans and sesquiterpenoid from the stem barks of Illicium simonsii and their anti-AChE activity. Natural Products and Bioprospecting2, 133-137