Nisachon Khunnawutmanotham, Ph.D.


Affiliation: Laboratory of Organic Synthesis (R303A; Ext. 1310)
Office: R303A (Ext. 1317)


1996B.Sc. (Chemistry)Kasetsart University, Thailand
1999M.Sc. (Chemistry)Kasetsart University, Thailand
2004Ph.D. (Chemistry)Kasetsart University, Thailand

Research Interests

Synthesis of bioactive compounds

Selected Publications

  1. Achiwawanich S, Khunnawutmanotham N, Techasakul S, Chaichit N, Siripaisarnpipat S. 1-(2-Bromobenzoyl)-6,7-(methylenedioxy)isoquinoline. Acta Cryst. 2011; E67: o112.
  2. Khunnawutmanotham N, Chimnoi N, Thitithanyanont A, Saparpakorn P, Choowongkomon K, Pungpo P, Hannongbua S, Techasakul S. Dipyridodiazepinone Derivatives; Synthesis and Anti HIV-1 activity. Beilstein J. Org. Chem. 2009; 5: 36.
  3. Chimnoi N, Sarasuk C, Khunnawutmanotham N, Intachote P, Seangsai S, Saimanee B, Pisutcharoenpong S, Mahidol C, Techasakul S. Phytochemical Reinvestigation of Labdane-type Diterpenes and Their Cytotoxicity from the Rhizomes of Hedychium coronarium. Phytochem. Lett. 2009; 2: 184–187.
  4. Chimnoi N, Pisutjareonpong S, Ngiwsara L, Dechtrirut D, Chokchaichamnankit D, Khunnawutmanotham N, Mahidol C, Techasakul S. Labdane Diterpenes from the Rhizomes of Hedychium coronarium. Nat. Prod. Res. 2008; 22: 1249-1256.
  5. Khunnawutmanotham N, Chimnoi N, Saparpakorn P, Pungpo P, Louisirirotchanakul S, Hannongbua S, Techasakul S. Novel 2-Chloro-8-arylthiomethyldipyridodiazepinone Derivatives with Activity against HIV-1 Reverse Transcriptase. Molecules 2007; 12: 218-230.
  6. Chaosuancharoen N, Kongkathip N, Kongkathip B. A Novel Synthetic Approach from Diosgenin to a 17Alpha-Hydroxy Orthoester via a Regio- and Stereo-specific Rearrangement of an Epoxy Ester. Synth. Commun. 2004; 34: 961-983.