Xiangming Guan


Ph.D. Medicinal Chemistry, University of Kansas, 1991
Research Advisor:  Professor Gunda I. Georg
Dissertation Title:  Asymmetric Synthesis of a-Alkylated a-Amino Acids and Stereoselective Synthesis of b-Lactams
M.S. Medicinal Chemistry, University of Kansas, 1988
B.S. Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy, Zhejiang Medical University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, P.R. China, 1982

Post-doctoral Research

  1. Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry,   University of Kansas, 1991-1992
    Research Advisor: Professor Ronald T. Borchardt
    Research Areas:
    1. Mechanistic Study of the Autoxidation of the Serotonergic Neurotoxin 5,7-Dihydroxytryptamine

  2. Department of Medicinal Chemistry,   University of Washington, 1992-1994
    Research Advisor: Professor Thomas A. Baillie
    Research Areas: 
    1. Taurine Conjugation of Ibuprofen in Humans and Rat Liver Mitochondria
    2. Identification and Quantification of Glutathione Conjugates Derived from Sulfonylureas and Carbamates by LC-MS/MS, and Their Carbamoylating Activities towards Glutathione Reductase and Aldehyde Dehydrogenase.
    3. Isolation, Separation and Detection of Acyl CoAs from Rat Liver Mitochondria by LC-MSp

  3. Department of Medicinal Chemistry, University of Washington, 1994-1995
    Research Advisor: Professor Allan E. Rettie
    Research Areas:
    1. Identification of P450 isozymes responsible for ω -1, ω -2 hydroxylation and terminal, sub-terminal desaturation of fatty acids.

Xiangming Guan

Assistant Dean & Professor


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    Fax: (605) 688-5993

    • DEPARTMENT Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
      College of Pharmacy
      South Dakota State University