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Birgit Ursula Jaki

Research Associate Professor, Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy

INST AFFL, Institute for Tuberculosis Research

Contact Information

833 S. Wood Street
Chicago, IL 60612

Phone: (312) 355-4276

Intellectual Contributions

Journal Article

  • Gao W, Kim JY, Chen S, Cho S, Choi J, Jaki BU, Jin YY, Lankin DC, Lee JE, Lee SY, Napolitano JG, Franzblau SG, Suh JW, Pauli GF. "Discovery and characterization of the tuberculosis drug lead ecumicin.". Organic letters. 2014;16(23):6044-7. doi:10.1021/ol5026603.
  • Pauli GF, Chen S, Simmler C, Lankin DC, Gödecke T, Jaki BU, Friesen JB, McAlpine JB, Napolitano JG. "Importance of purity evaluation and the potential of quantitative ¹H NMR as a purity assay.". Journal of medicinal chemistry. 2014;57(22):9220-31. doi:10.1021/jm500734a.
  • Ramos Alvarenga RF, Wan B, Inui T, Franzblau SG, Pauli GF, Jaki BU. "Airborne antituberculosis activity of Eucalyptus citriodora essential oil.". Journal of natural products. 2014;77(3):603-10. doi:10.1021/np400872m.
  • Cai G, Napolitano JG, Wang Y, Jaki BU, Suh JW, Yang SH, Lee IA, Franzblau SG, Pauli GF, Cho S. "Hytramycins V and I, anti-Mycobacterium tuberculosis hexapeptides from a Streptomyces hygroscopicus strain.". Journal of natural products. 2013;76(11):2009-18. doi:10.1021/np400145u.
  • Hwang CH, Jaki BU, Klein L, Lankin DC, Napolitano JG, Fryling NA, Franzblau SG, Cho S, Stamets PE, Wang Y, Pauli GF. "Chlorinated coumarins from the polypore mushroom Fomitopsis officinalis and their activity against Mycobacterium tuberculosis.". Journal of natural products. 2013;76(10):1916-22. doi:10.1021/np400497f.
  • Cai G, Pauli GF, Wang Y, Jaki BU, Franzblau SG. "Rapid determination of growth inhibition of Mycobacterium tuberculosis by GC-MS/MS quantitation of tuberculostearic acid.". Tuberculosis (Edinburgh, Scotland). 2013;93(3):322-9. doi:10.1016/
  • Qiu F, Cai G, Jaki BU, Lankin DC, Franzblau SG, Pauli GF. "Quantitative purity-activity relationships of natural products: the case of anti-tuberculosis active triterpenes from Oplopanax horridus.". Journal of natural products. 2013;76(3):413-9. doi:10.1021/np3007809.
  • Jaki BU, Franzblau SG, Chadwick LR, Lankin DC, Zhang F, Wang Y, Pauli GF. "Purity-activity relationships of natural products: the case of anti-TB active ursolic acid.". Journal of natural products. 2008;71(10):1742-8. doi:10.1021/np800329j.
  • Chen S, Turner A, Jaki BU, Nikolic DS, van Breemen RB, Pauli GF. "An experimental implementation of chemical subtraction.". Journal of pharmaceutical and biomedical analysis. 2008;46(4):692-8. doi:10.1016/j.jpba.2007.12.014.
  • Jaki BU, Franzblau SG, Cho S, Pauli GF. "Development of an extraction method for mycobacterial metabolome analysis.". Journal of pharmaceutical and biomedical analysis. 2006;41(1):196-200. doi:10.1016/j.jpba.2005.10.022.
  • Nikolic DS, Lankin DC, Chen S, Jaki BU, Krunic A, van Breemen RB, Fong HH, Farnsworth NR, Pauli GF. "Cimipronidine, a cyclic guanidine alkaloid from Cimicifuga racemosa.". Journal of natural products. 2005;68(8):1266-70. doi:10.1021/np050066d.