Dr Kyriakos Gabriel Varnava

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Correddu, D., Sharma, N., Kaur, S., Varnava, K. G., Mbenza, N. M., Sarojini, V., & Leung, I. K. H. (2020). An investigation into the effect of ribosomal protein S15 phosphorylation on its intermolecular interactions by using phosphomimetic mutant. Chemical communications (Cambridge, England), 56 (57), 7857-7860. 10.1039/d0cc01618g
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/52389
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Ivanhoe Leung, Mbenza Mbambi Naasson
  • Barker, D., Lee, S., Varnava, K. G., Sparrow, K., van Rensburg, M., Deed, R. C., ... Sarojini, V. (2020). Synthesis and Antibacterial Analysis of Analogues of the Marine Alkaloid Pseudoceratidine. Molecules (Basel, Switzerland), 25 (11).10.3390/molecules25112713
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: David Barker, Brent Copp, Lisa Pilkington, Melissa Cadelis, Steven Li, Rebecca Deed
  • Sarojini, V., Cameron, A. J., Varnava, K. G., Denny, W. A., & Sanjayan, G. (2019). Cyclic Tetrapeptides from Nature and Design: A Review of Synthetic Methodologies, Structure, and Function. Chemical reviews, 119 (17), 10318-10359. 10.1021/acs.chemrev.8b00737
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Bill Denny, Viji Sarojini, Alan Cameron
  • Varnava, K. G., Mohid, S. A., Calligari, P., Stella, L., Reynison, J., Bhunia, A., & Sarojini, V. (2019). Design, Synthesis, Antibacterial Potential, and Structural Characterization of N-Acylated Derivatives of the Human Autophagy 16 Polypeptide. Bioconjugate chemistry, 30 (7), 1998-2010. 10.1021/acs.bioconjchem.9b00290
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Viji Sarojini
  • Varnava, K. G., & Sarojini, V. (2019). Making Solid-Phase Peptide Synthesis Greener: A Review of the Literature. Chemistry, an Asian journal, 14 (8), 1088-1097. 10.1002/asia.201801807
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Viji Sarojini
  • Cameron, A. J., Varnava, K. G., Edwards, P. J. B., Harjes, E., & Sarojini, V. (2018). Acyclic peptides incorporating the d-Phe-2-Abz turn motif: Investigations on antimicrobial activity and propensity to adopt β-hairpin conformations. Journal of peptide science : an official publication of the European Peptide Society, 24 (8-9)10.1002/psc.3094
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Viji Sarojini, Alan Cameron
  • Varnava, K. (2018). Synthesis and Antibacterial Potential of Novel Antibiotics The University of Auckland. ResearchSpace@Auckland.
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/46352
  • Cho, C. A. H., Liang, C., Perera, J., Liu, J., Varnava, K. G., Sarojini, V., ... Swift, S. (2017). Molecular weight and charge density effects of guanidinylated biodegradable polycarbonates on antimicrobial activity and selectivity. Biomacromolecules, 19 (5), 1389-1401. 10.1021/acs.biomac.7b01245
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Jianyong Jin, Duncan McGillivray, Viji Sarojini, Simon Swift, Margaret Brimble

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