Torsten Behrendt

Department of Chemistry
Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz
Duesbergweg 10-14, 55128 Mainz
Room 2.223/02-124
Phone (06131) 39-22288
E-mail torsten[at]
Research interests:  synthetic organic chemistry

Total synthesis and biological evaluation of seven new anti-inflammatory oxacyclododecindione-type macrolactones
C. Weber, N. Vierengel, T. Walter, T. Behrendt, T. Lucas, G. Erkel and T. Opatz, Org. Biomol. Chem., 2020, accepted manuscript.

Synthesis of 2,3-Dihydro-4-Pyridones, 4-Quinolones and 2,3-Dihydro-4-Azocinones by Visible-Light Photocatalytic Aerobic Dehydrogenation
A. Sevenich, P. S. Mark, T. Behrendt, J. Groß, T. Opatz, Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2020, 1505–1514.
This article was selected as Very Important Paper and also appears in: Special Collection: Photochemical Synthesis and ChemSusChem Hot Topic: Sustainable Chemistry.