TON That Quang, PhD

Associate Professor,
Department of Organic Chemistry
Faculty of Chemistry
University of Science, VNUHCM
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Tel: (+84) 287 3089 899

Scientific Education

  • 2008: Ph.D. in Chimie des Substances naturelles, Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle, Paris, France
  • 2000: M.Sc. in Organic Chemistry, University of Science, VNUHCM
  • 1996: B.Sc. in Organic Chemistry, University of Science, VNUHCM

Academic & Research Experience

  • Chemistry of Natural Products
  • Synthesis of Bioactive Natural Product Derivatives

Publication List (selected from 2013-now)

  1. Nguyen Thi Hoai Thu, Le Thu Ha, Vo Thi Nga, Pham Nguyen Kim Tuyen, Ton That Quang, Forde Riddick Danielle, Pratt Lawrence M., Nguyen Kim Phi Phung. Six new phenolic glycosides and a new ceramide from the flowers of Wedelia biflora and their cytotoxicity against some cancer cell lines. Natural Product Communications, 8(3), 367-372 (2013).
  2. Luu Huynh Van Long, Vo Thi Nga, Nguyen Phuc Dam, Mai Anh Hung, Tu Duc Dung, Ton That Quang, Nguyen Kim Phi Phung. Three new iridoid glucoside sodium salts from Hedyotis tenelliflora growing in Viet Nam. Prod. Communications,  8(11), 1507-1508 (2013).
  3. Nguyen Kim Tuyen Pham, Thi Nga Vo, Van Phuong Tran, Ngo Diem Phuong Quach, Thi Thuy Duong Ngo, That Quang Ton, Kim Phi Phung Nguye Phytochemical constituents and determination of resveratrol from the root of Arachis hypogea L. American Journal of Plant Sciences, 4, 2351-2358 (2013).
  4. Tran Manh Hung, Nguyen Xuan Hai, Nguyen Trung Nhan, Ton That Quang, Tran Le Quan, To Dao Cuong, Nguyen Hai Dang and Nguyen Tien Dat. Cytotoxic activity of new phenolic compounds from Vietnamese Caesalpinia sappan. Biotechnol. Biochem., 77(12), 2378-2382 (2013).
  5. Linh T. M. Hoang, Long H. Ngo, Ha L. Nguyen, Hanh T. H. Nguyen, Chung K. Nguyen, Binh T. Nguyen, Quang T. Ton, Hong K. D. Nguyen, Kyle E. Cordova and Thanh Truong. An azobenzene-containing metal–organic framework as an efficient heterogeneous catalyst for direct amidation of benzoic acids: synthesis of bioactive compounds. Chemical Communications, 51, 17132-17135 (2015).
  6. Toan Phan Duc, Truong Van Nguyen Thien, Akino Jossang, Phi Phung Nguyen Kim, Philippe Grellier, Ginette Jaureguiberry, Quang Ton That. New wedelolides, (9R)-eudesman-9,12-olide d-lactones, from Wedelia trilobata. Phytochemistry Letters, 17, 304-309 (2016).
  7. Truong Van Nguyen Thien, Vi Ha Thi Huynh, Loan Kieu Thi Vo, Nhan Trong Tran, Thuat My Luong, Tho Huu Le, Toan Phan Duc, Quang Ton That . Two new compounds and α-glucosidase inhibitors from the leaves of Bidens pilosa Phytochemistry Letters, 20, 119–122 (2017).
  8. Quang Ton That,Truong Van Nguyen ThienHuu Phuc DangNgoc Le HoanLoan Kieu Thi VoMinh Huu Duc Nguyen, Nhan Truong NguThien S. Nguyen & Poul Erik Hansen. Chemical constituents of Geum urbanum roots. Natural Product Research, 32, 2529-2534 (2018).
  9. Truong Van Nguyen Thien, Lien Thi Kim Tran, Nhu Thi Tiet Nhu, Toan Phan Duc, Lien Thi My Do, Dung Duc Tu, Phi Phung Nguyen Kim, Quang Ton That. A New Eudesmane-Type Sesquiterpene from the Leaves ofArtemisia vulgaris. Chemistry of Natural Compounds, 54, 66-68 (2018).
  10. Phuong T. K. Nguyen, Huong T. D. Nguyen, Hung N. Nguyen, Christopher A. Trickett, Quang T. Ton,  Enrique Gutiérrez-Puebla, Angeles Monge, Kyle E. Cordova, and Felipe Gándara. New Metal−Organic Frameworks for Chemical Fixation of CO2. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 10, 733−744 (2018).
  11. Truong Van Nguyen Thien, Lien Thi My Do, Phu Hoang Dang, Ngoc Vinh Huynh, Huu Phuc Dang, Thanh Tien Nguyen, Kim Thuy Tran, Duc Minh Nguyen Huu & Quang Ton That. A new lignan from the flowers of Hibiscus sabdariffa (Malvaceae). Natural Product Research. Published online: 23 Sep 2019.