Edward Leete - Publications

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Chemistry University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN 
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Organic Chemistry
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1996 Huang MN, Abraham TW, Kim SH, Leete E. 1-Methylpyrrolidine-2-acetic Acid is not a Precursor of Tropane Alkaloids. Phytochemistry. 41: 767-73. PMID 8835455 DOI: 10.1016/0031-9422(95)00667-2  0.47
1996 Abraham TW, Leete E. Synthesis of (R, S)‐[2,3‐13C2]‐1‐(1′‐methyl‐2′‐pyrrolidinyl)propan‐2‐one; {(R, S)‐[2′,3′‐13C2]hygrine} Journal of Labelled Compounds and Radiopharmaceuticals. 38: 419-424. DOI: 10.1002/(Sici)1099-1344(199605)38:5<419::Aid-Jlcr859>3.0.Co;2-L  0.388
1993 Newquist ML, Abraham TW, Leete E. Biosynthetic incorporation of ethyl (RS) [2,3-13C2,3-14C]-4-(1-methyl-2-pyrrolidinyl)-3-oxobutanoate into cuscohygrine in Erythroxylum coca Phytochemistry. 33: 1437-1440. DOI: 10.1016/0031-9422(93)85105-Z  0.447
1992 Bjorklund JA, Leete E. Biosynthesis of the benzoyl moiety of cocaine from cinnamic acid via (R)-(+)-3-hydroxy-3-phenylpropanoic acid Phytochemistry. 31: 3883-3887. DOI: 10.1016/S0031-9422(00)97546-0  0.436
1992 Friesen JB, Burkhouse PC, Biesboer DD, Leete E. Influence of alkaloid precursors on the alkaloid content of Nicotiana alata root cultures Phytochemistry. 31: 3059-3063. DOI: 10.1016/0031-9422(92)83446-6  0.373
1991 Cheng TB, Reineccius GA, Bjorklund JA, Leete E. Biosynthesis of 2-methoxy-3-isopropylpyrazine in Pseudomonas perolens Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 39: 1009-1012. DOI: 10.1021/Jf00005A042  0.302
1990 Leete E. Recent developments in the biosynthesis of the tropane alkaloids. Planta Medica. 56: 339-52. PMID 2236285 DOI: 10.1055/S-2006-960979  0.316
1990 Brent Friesen J, Leete E. Nicotine synthase - an enzyme from nicotiana species which catalyzes the formation of (S)-nicotine from nicotinic acid and 1-methyl-δ'pyrrolinium chloride Tetrahedron Letters. 31: 6295-6298. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(00)97046-1  0.334
1990 Landgrebe ME, Leete E. The metabolism of tropinone in intact Datura innoxia plants Phytochemistry. 29: 2521-2524. DOI: 10.1016/0031-9422(90)85179-J  0.409
1990 Leete E, Endo T, Yamada Y. Biosynthesis of nicotine and scopolamine in a root culture of Duboisia leichhardtii Phytochemistry. 29: 1847-1851. DOI: 10.1016/0031-9422(90)85026-C  0.432
1989 Leete E, Kim SH. Biomimetic synthesis of tropinone by the oxidation of hygrine with mercury(II) acetate Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications. 1899-1900. DOI: 10.1039/C39890001899  0.303
1989 Leete E, Michelson RH. The incorporation of 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaric acid into the lactone ring of dioscorine in Dioscorea hispida Phytochemistry. 28: 3325-3330. DOI: 10.1016/0031-9422(89)80340-1  0.503
1988 Leete E, Bjorklund JA, Sung HK. The biosynthesis of the benzoyl moiety of cocaine Phytochemistry. 27: 2553-2556. DOI: 10.1016/0031-9422(88)87026-2  0.487
1988 Leete E, Kim SH, Rana J. The incorporation of [2-13C, 14C, 15N]-1-methyl-Δ1-pyrrolinium chloride into cuscohygrine in Erythroxylum coca Phytochemistry. 27: 401-406. DOI: 10.1016/0031-9422(88)83107-8  0.458
1988 Leete E, Michelson RH. Biosynthesis of dioscorine from trigonelline in Dioscorea hispida Phytochemistry. 27: 3793-3798. DOI: 10.1016/0031-9422(88)83019-X  0.415
1987 Leete E. 2,3-Dehydrococaine: not a direct precursor of cocaine in Erythroxylum coca. Journal of Natural Products. 50: 30-5. PMID 3598596 DOI: 10.1021/Np50049A005  0.408
1986 Leete E, Rana J. Synthesis of [3,5-14C]trachelanthamidine and [5-3H]isoretronecanol and their incorporation into the retronecine moiety of riddelliine in Senecio riddellii. Journal of Natural Products. 49: 838-44. PMID 3546596 DOI: 10.1021/Np50047A013  0.447
1985 Rana J, Leete E. Biosynthesis of riddelliine: Incorporation of [3,5-14C] trachelanthamidine and [5-3H]isoretronecanol into the retronecine moiety of the alkaloid Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications. 1742-1743. DOI: 10.1039/C39850001742  0.435
1985 Leete E. Spermidine: an indirect precursor of the pyrrolidine rings of nicotine and nornicotine in Nicotiana glutinosa Phytochemistry. 24: 957-960. DOI: 10.1016/S0031-9422(00)83161-1  0.444
1985 Leete E. Biosynthesis of hygrine from [5-14c]ornithine via a symmetrical intermediate in Nicandra physaloides1 1 Part 35 in the series "Chemistry of the Tropane Alkaloids and Related Compounds". Phytochemistry. 24: 953-955. DOI: 10.1016/S0031-9422(00)83160-X  0.467
1985 Porwoll JP, Leete E. Synthesis of [5,6‐13C2, 1‐14C]olivetolic acid, methyl [1′‐13C]olivetolate and [5,6‐13C2, 1‐14C]cannabigerolic acid Journal of Labelled Compounds and Radiopharmaceuticals. 22: 257-271. DOI: 10.1002/Jlcr.2580220307  0.476
1985 Porwoll JP, Leete E. Synthesis iof [5,6-13C2, 1-14C]olivetolic acid, methyl [1'-13C]olivetolate and [5,6-13C2, 1-14C]cannabigerolic acid Journal of Labelled Compounds and Radiopharmaceuticals. 22: 257-271.  0.379
1983 Leete E. Biosynthesis of cocaine and cuscohygrine from [1-14C]acetate and [4-3H]phenylalanine in erythroxylon coca Phytochemistry. 22: 699-704. DOI: 10.1016/S0031-9422(00)86965-4  0.397
1983 Leete E. Failure of 3-hydroxy-3-phenylpropanoic acid and cinnamic acid to serve as precursors of tropic acid in Datura innoxia Phytochemistry. 22: 933-935. DOI: 10.1016/0031-9422(83)85024-9  0.442
1982 Leete E, Muir A, Towers GHN. Biosynthesis of psilotin from [2′,3′-13C2,1′-14C,4-3H]phenylalanine studied with 13C-NMR Tetrahedron Letters. 23: 2635-2638. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(00)87416-X  0.469
1982 Leete E. Biosynthesis of anabasine from DL-[4,5-13C2, 6-14C]lysine in Nicotiana glauca examined by 13C-NMR Journal of Natural Products. 45: 197-205.  0.329
1981 Leete E. N′-isopropylnornicotine: Its formation from nicotine in aged leaves of Nicotiana tabacum Phytochemistry. 20: 1037-1040. DOI: 10.1016/0031-9422(81)83023-3  0.419
1981 Mueller ME, Leete E. A facile one-step synthesis of diethyl [2-13C]malonate from ethyl [2-13C]acetate Journal of Organic Chemistry. 46: 3151-3152.  0.352
1980 Leete E. Mechanism of the formation of quinoline from N-methylacetanilide studied using 13C-labeled substrates Canadian Journal of Chemistry. 58: 1806-1809. DOI: 10.1139/v80-285  0.312
1980 Leete E. Biosynthesis of cocaine and cuscohygrine in Erythroxylon coca Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications. 1170-1171. DOI: 10.1039/C39800001170  0.326
1980 Leete E. Incorporation of [2-14C,2',3'-13C2]Tryptophan Into Vindoline Established by13C NMR Journal of Natural Products. 43: 130-135. DOI: 10.1021/np50007a011  0.324
1980 Leete E, Yu ML. The incorporation of ornithine-[2,3-13C2] into nicotine and nornicotine established by NMR Phytochemistry. 19: 1093-1097. DOI: 10.1016/0031-9422(80)83062-7  0.484
1980 Leete E. Incorporation of 2-14C, 21,31-13C2ltryptophan into vindoline established by13C NMR Journal of Natural Products (Lloydia). 43: 130-135.  0.31
1979 Leete E. Biomimetic synthesis of brevicolline from tryptophan, acetaldehyde, and N-methyl-Δ1-pyrrolinium acetate Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications. 821-822. DOI: 10.1039/C39790000821  0.33
1979 Leete E. Aberrant syntheses in higher plants. 4. Aberrant biosynthesis of 5-fluoroanabasine from 5-fluoro[5,6-14C,13C2]nicotinic acid, established by means of carbon-13 nuclear magnetic resonance The Journal of Organic Chemistry. 44: 165-168. DOI: 10.1021/jo01316a001  0.338
1979 Leete E. Synthesis of 4-(1-methyl-2-pyrrolidinyl)isoquinoline under physiological conditions : a model for the biosynthesis of 4-pyrrolidinylisoquinoline alkaloids Tetrahedron Letters. 20: 4527-4528. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(01)86640-5  0.326
1979 Leete E, Ranbom KC, Riddle RM. The metabolism of anatabine to α,β-dipyridyl in Nicotiana species Phytochemistry. 18: 75-78. DOI: 10.1016/S0031-9422(00)90919-1  0.408
1979 Leete E. Aberrant biosynthesis of 5-fluoroanabasine from 5-fluoro[5,6-14C,13C2]nicotinic acid, established by means of carbon-13 nuclear magnetic resonance Journal of Organic Chemistry. 44: 165-168.  0.308
1978 Leete E. Biomimetic synthesis of anatabine from 2,5-dihydropyridine produced in situ by the action of sodium hypochlorite on baikiain Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications. 1055-1056. DOI: 10.1039/C39780001055  0.314
1978 Leete E. Stereochemistry of the reduction of nicotinic acid when it serves as a precursor of anatabine Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications. 610-611. DOI: 10.1039/C39780000610  0.472
1978 Leete E, Leete SAS. Aberrant syntheses in higher plants. 3. Synthesis of 4-methylnicotine and an examination of its possible biosynthesis from 4-methylnicotinic acid in Nicotiana tabacum The Journal of Organic Chemistry. 43: 2122-2125. DOI: 10.1021/Jo00405A007  0.376
1977 Leete E. Biosynthesis of the isoquinuclidine moiety of dioscorine. Incorporation of [5,6-13C2]nicotinic acid established by means of 13C nuclear magnetic resonance. Journal of the American Chemical Society. 99: 648-50. PMID 830699  0.317
1977 Leete E. The incorporation of [5,6-13C2]Nicotinic acid into the tobacco alkaloids examined by the use of 13C nuclear magnetic resonance Bioorganic Chemistry. 6: 273-286. DOI: 10.1016/0045-2068(77)90029-3  0.467
1977 Leete E, Minich ML. Biosynthesis of gramine in Phalaris arundinacea Phytochemistry. 16: 149-150. DOI: 10.1016/0031-9422(77)83045-8  0.307
1977 Leete E. Biosynthesis of dioscorine : Incorporation of nicotinic acid into the isoquinuclidine moiety Phytochemistry. 16: 1705-1709. DOI: 10.1016/0031-9422(71)85075-6  0.473
1976 Leete E. A new systematic degradation of nicotine to determine activity at C-2' and C-5'. The pattern of labeling in nicotine and nornicotine formed from (2-14C)ornithine in Nicotiana glutinosa, and in nicotine obtained from N. tabacum exposed to (14C, 13C)carbon dioxide. The Journal of Organic Chemistry. 41: 3438-41. PMID 978294 DOI: 10.1002/Chin.197705350  0.434
1976 Leete E, Lucast DH. Loss of tritium during the biosynthesis of meteloidine and scopolamine from [N-methyl-14C, 6β,7β-3H2]tropine Tetrahedron Letters. 17: 3401-3404. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(00)93055-7  0.331
1975 Leete E. Biosynthesis of anatabine and anabasine in Nicotiana glutinosa Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications. 9-10. DOI: 10.1039/C39750000009  0.484
1975 Leete E, Carver RA. Synthesis of (-)-pinidine and a putative biosynthetic precursor: 5,9-dioxodecanoic acid Journal of Organic Chemistry. 40: 2151-2153. DOI: 10.1021/Jo00903A003  0.364
1975 Leete E, Lucast DH. Biosynthesis of meteloidine from 3α-tigloyloxytropane in Datura innoxia Phytochemistry. 14: 2199-2200. DOI: 10.1016/S0031-9422(00)91098-7  0.443
1975 Leete E. Biosynthesis and metabolism of gramine in Lupinus hartwegii Phytochemistry. 14: 471-474. DOI: 10.1016/0031-9422(75)85111-9  0.39
1975 Leete E. Biosynthesis of azetidine-2-carboxylic acid from methionine in Nicotiana tabacum Phytochemistry. 14: 1983-1984. DOI: 10.1016/0031-9422(75)83109-8  0.424
1974 Leete E, Davis G, Hutchinson C, Woo K, Chedekel M. Biosynthesis of azetidine-2-carboxylic acid in Convallaria majalis Phytochemistry. 13: 427-433. DOI: 10.1016/S0031-9422(00)91227-5  0.631
1974 Leete E, Chedekel MR. Metabolism of nicotine in Nicotiana glauca Phytochemistry. 13: 1853-1859. DOI: 10.1016/0031-9422(74)85101-0  0.45
1974 Leete E, Kirven EP. Biosynthesis of tropic acid: Feeding experiments with cinnamoyltropine and littorine Phytochemistry. 13: 1501-1504. DOI: 10.1016/0031-9422(74)80315-8  0.494
1973 Leete E, Bodem GB. Biosynthesis of shihunine, an alkaloid of the orchid Dendrobium pierardii Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications. 522-523. DOI: 10.1039/C39730000522  0.384
1973 Leete E, Liu YY. Metabolism of [2-3H]- and [6-3H]-nicotinic acid in intact Nicotiana tabacum plants Phytochemistry. 12: 593-596. DOI: 10.1016/S0031-9422(00)84449-0  0.43
1973 Leete E. Biosynthetic conversion of α-methylbutyric acid to tiglic acid in Datura meteloides Phytochemistry. 12: 2203-2205. DOI: 10.1016/0031-9422(73)85120-9  0.449
1972 Leete E, Chedekel MR, Bodem GB. Synthesis of myosmine and nornicotine, using an acyl carbanion equivalent as an intermediate Journal of Organic Chemistry. 37: 4465-4466. DOI: 10.1021/Jo00799A038  0.307
1972 Leete E, Chedekel MR. The aberrant formation of (-)-N-methylanabasine from N-methyl-Δ1-piperideinium chloride in Nicotiana tabacum and N. Glauca Phytochemistry. 11: 2751-2756. DOI: 10.1016/S0031-9422(00)86508-5  0.378
1972 Leete E, Pinder AR. Biosynthesis of dioscorine Phytochemistry. 11: 3219-3224. DOI: 10.1016/S0031-9422(00)86377-3  0.476
1972 Leete E. Biosynthesis of meteloidine Phytochemistry. 11: 1713-1716. DOI: 10.1016/0031-9422(72)85023-4  0.431
1971 Leete E, Bowman RM, Manuel MF. The occurrence of the 'NIH-shift' during the formation of N-methyltyramine from phenylalanine in Barley Phytochemistry. 10: 3029-3033. DOI: 10.1016/S0031-9422(00)97347-3  0.37
1971 Leete E, Bodem GB, Manuel MF. Formation of 5-fluoronicotine from 5-fluoronicotinic acid in Nicotiana tabacum Phytochemistry. 10: 2687-2692. DOI: 10.1016/S0031-9422(00)97265-0  0.418
1971 Leete E, Isaacson HV, Durst HD. Synthesis of15N labelledl alkaloids: Coniine−15N and nicotine-1′−15N Journal of Labelled Compounds. 7: 313-317. DOI: 10.1002/Jlcr.2590070317  0.339
1970 Hutchinson CR, Leete E. Biosynthesis of α-methylene-γ-butyrolactone, the cyclized aglycone of tuliposide A Journal of the Chemical Society D: Chemical Communications. 1189-1190. DOI: 10.1039/C29700001189  0.401
1970 Ahmad A, Leete E. Biosynthesis of the tropine moiety of hyoscyamine from δ-N-methylornithine Phytochemistry. 9: 2345-2347. DOI: 10.1016/S0031-9422(00)85738-6  0.42
1969 Leete E, Wemple JN. Biosynthesis of the Cinchona alkaloids. II. The incorporation of tryptophan-1-15N,2-14C and geraniol-3-14C into quinine. Journal of the American Chemical Society. 91: 2698-702. PMID 5784947  0.322
1969 Leete E. Biosynthesis of the nicotiana alkaloids. XIV. The incorporation of delta 1-piperideine-6-14C into the piperidine ring of anabasine. Journal of the American Chemical Society. 91: 1697-700. PMID 5779827  0.323
1969 Bowman RM, Leete E. Observations on the administration of iridodial-7-14C to vinca rosea Phytochemistry. 8: 1003-1007. DOI: 10.1016/S0031-9422(00)86346-3  0.476
1969 Leete E, Nelson SJ. Biosynthesis of the teloidine moiety of meteloidine in Datura meteloides Phytochemistry. 8: 413-418. DOI: 10.1016/S0031-9422(00)85441-2  0.456
1968 Leete E. The metabolism of nicotine-2'-14C in Nicotiana Glauca. Tetrahedron Letters. 4433-6. PMID 5672058 DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(01)99152-X  0.364
1967 Leete E, Murrill JB. Biosynthesis of the tiglic acid moiety of meteloidine in Datura meteloides. Tetrahedron Letters. 18: 1727-30. PMID 6045963 DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(00)90710-X  0.346
1967 Leete E, Murrill SJB. Biosynthesis of the alkaloids of Chelidonium majus—II. Phytochemistry. 6: 231-235. DOI: 10.1016/S0031-9422(00)82768-5  0.465
1967 Leete E, Adityachaudhury N. Biosynthesis of the hemlock alkaloids-II. The conversion of γ-coniceine to coniine and Ψ-conhydrine Phytochemistry. 6: 219-223. DOI: 10.1016/S0031-9422(00)82766-1  0.433
1966 Leete E, Ahmad A. Biosynthesis of the Erythrina alkaloids. The incorporation of tyrosine-2-C14 into the erythroidines. Journal of the American Chemical Society. 88: 4722-5. PMID 5918044  0.339
1966 Leete E. Biosynthesis of the peyote alkaloids. The incorporation of tyrosine-2-C14 into mescaline and anhalonidine. Journal of the American Chemical Society. 88: 4218-21. PMID 5914392  0.337
1966 Leete E, Ueda S. Biosynthesis of the vinca alkaloids. The incorporation of geraniol-3-14C into catharanthine and vindoline Tetrahedron Letters. 7: 4915-4918. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(00)70114-6  0.454
1966 Leete E, Bodem GB. The biosynthesis of 3-dimethylamino-3-phenyl- propanoic acid in yew Tetrahedron Letters. 7: 3925-3927. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(00)70002-5  0.352
1966 Leete E, Wemple JN. Biosynthesis of the Cinchona alkaloids. The incorporation of geraniol-3-14C into quinine [14] Journal of the American Chemical Society. 88: 4743-4744.  0.357
1965 GROS EG, LEETE E. BIOSYNTHESIS OF PLANT STEROIDS. II. THE DISTRIBUTION OF ACTIVITY IN DIGITOXIGENIN DERIVED FROM MEVALONIC ACID-2-C-14. Journal of the American Chemical Society. 87: 3479-84. PMID 14322540  0.309
1965 Leete E, Ahmad A, Kompis I. Biosynthesis of the Vinca alkaloids. I. Feeding experiments with tryptophan-2-C14 and acetate-1-C14. Journal of the American Chemical Society. 87: 4168-74. PMID 5845276  0.334
1964 Yamasaki M, Leete E. Biosynthesis of the Iboga alkaloids : The incorporation of tryptophan-3-C14 into Ibogaine Tetrahedron Letters. 5: 1499-1501. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(01)89519-8  0.457
1964 Leete E, Gros EG, Gilbertson TJ. Biosynthesis of the pyrrolidine ring of nicotine : Feeding experiments with N15-labeled ornithine-2-C14 Tetrahedron Letters. 5: 587-592. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(00)90375-7  0.402
1964 Leete E. Biosynthesis of hyoscyamine : Proof that ornithine-2-C14 yields tropine labelled at C-1 Tetrahedron Letters. 5: 1619-1622. DOI: 10.1016/0040-4039(64)83062-8  0.44
1964 Leete E. Biosynthesis of the hemlock alkaloids. The incorporation of acetate-1-C14 into coniine and conhydrine Journal of the American Chemical Society. 86: 2509-2513.  0.377
1963 Leete E. The biosynthesis of the alkaloids of Colchicum. III. The incorporation of phenylalanine-2-C14 into colchicine and demecolcine Journal of the American Chemical Society. 85: 3666-3669.  0.346
1963 Friedman AR, Leete E. Biosynthesis of the nicotiana alkaloids. IX. The non-random incorporation of acetate-2-C14 into the pyridine ring of anabasine Journal of the American Chemical Society. 85: 2141-2144.  0.316
1961 Leete E. Biogenesis of the Rauwolfia alkaloids alkaloids-II. The incorporation of tryptophan into serpentine and reserpine Tetrahedron. 14: 35-41. DOI: 10.1016/0040-4020(61)80084-7  0.468
1961 Leete E, Németh PE. The biogenesis of the alkaloids of Colchicum. II. Tracer studies with acetate-1-C14 and methionine-methyl-C14 Journal of the American Chemical Society. 83: 2192-2194.  0.32
1951 Bradley W, Leete E, Stephens DS. 473. Chemistry of indanthrone. Part IV. An isomer of indanthrone and the constitution of indanthren B Journal of the Chemical Society (Resumed). 2163-2169. DOI: 10.1039/Jr9510002163  0.39
1951 Bradley W, Leete E, Stephens DS. 472. Chemistry of indanthrone. Part III. The cyclisation of 2-amino-1:2′-dianthraquinonylamine Journal of the Chemical Society (Resumed). 2158-2162. DOI: 10.1039/Jr9510002158  0.466
1951 Bradley W, Leete E. 471. Chemistry of indanthrone. Part II. The formation of dianthraquinonyl-N-methylamines Journal of the Chemical Society (Resumed). 2147-2158. DOI: 10.1039/Jr9510002147  0.408
1951 Bradley W, Leete E. 470. Chemistry of indanthrone. Part I. The mode of formation of indanthrone from 2-aminoanthraquinone and potassium hydroxide Journal of the Chemical Society (Resumed). 2129-2146. DOI: 10.1039/Jr9510002129  0.381
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