Publications

51. Influence of boron doping on the dynamics of formation of Os metal nanoclusters on graphitic surfaces, A. Pitto-Barry and N. P. E. Barry*Chemical Communications, 2019, 55, 6038-6041.

50. Controlled Release of Carbon Monoxide from a Pseudo Electron-Deficient Organometallic Complex, A. Pitto-Barry and N. P. E. Barry*, ACS Omega, 2018, 3, 15623-15627.

49. In Vivo Selectivity and Localization of Reactive Oxygen Species (ROS) Induction by Osmium Anticancer Complexes That Circumvent Platinum Resistance, J. P. C. Coverdale, H. E. Bridgewater, J.-I. Song, N. A. Smith, N. P. E. Barry, I. Bagley, P. J. Sadler, and I. Romero-Canelon, Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 2018, 61, 9246-9255.

48. New Class of Hybrid Materials for Detection, Capture, and “On-Demand” Release of Carbon Monoxide, A. Pitto-Barry, A. Lupan, C. Ellingford, A. A. A. Attia, and N. P. E. Barry*, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 2018, 10, 13693-13701.

47. Schizophrenia: synthetic strategies and recent advances in drug design, M. Azmanova, A. Pitto-Barry*, and N. P. E. Barry*, Medicinal Chemistry Communications, 2018, 9, 759-782.

46. Anti-inflammatory activity of electron-deficient organometallics, J. Zhang, A. Pitto-Barry, L. Shang*, and N. P. E. Barry*, Royal Society Open Science, 2017, 4, 170786.

45. Halide Control of N,N-Coordination versus N,C-Cyclometalation and Stereospecific Phenyl Ring Deuteration of Osmium(II) p-Cymene Phenylazobenzothiazole Complexes, R. J. Needham, A. Habtemariam, N. P. E. Barry, G. Clarkson, and P. J. Sadler*, Organometallics, 2017, 36, 4367-4375.

44. Controlled fabrication of osmium nanocrystals by electron, laser and microwave irradiation and characterisation by microfocus X-ray absorption spectroscopy, A. Pitto-Barry, K. Geraki, M. D. Horbury, V. G. Stavros, J. F. W. Mosselmans, R. I. Walton, P. J. Sadler*, and N. P. E. Barry*, Chemical Communications, 2017, 53, 12898-12901.

43. Pseudo electron-deficient organometallics: limited reactivity towards electron-donating ligands, A. Pitto-Barry, A. Lupan, M. Zegke, T. Swift, A. A. A. Attia, R. M. Lord, and N. P. E. Barry*, Dalton Transactions201746, 15676-15683.

42. Pyrene: The Guest of Honor, N. P. E. Barry*, B. Therrien*, in Organic Nanoreactors, Samahe Sadjadi, Oxford: Elsevier, 2016, 421-461

41. Nanoparticles of chitosan conjugated to organo-ruthenium complexes, Y. Wang, A. Pitto-Barry, A. Habtemariam, I. Romero-Canelon, P J. Sadler*, N. P. E. Barry*, Inorganic Chemistry Frontiers, 2016, 3, 1058-1064.

40. Dynamics of formation of Ru, Os, Ir and Au metal nanocrystals on doped graphitic surfaces, A. Pitto-Barry, P. J. Sadler, N. P. E. Barry*, Chemical Communications, 2016, 52, 3895-3898.

39. The synthesis and unexpected solution chemistry of thermochromic carborane-containing osmium half-sandwich complexes, A. Pitto-Barry, A. South, A. Rodger, N. P. E. Barry*, Dalton Transactions, 2016, 45, 1763-1768.

38. Synthesis and controlled growth of osmium nanoparticles by electron irradiation, A. Pitto-Barry, L. M. A. Perdigao, M. Walker, J. Lawrence, G. Costantini*, P. J. Sadler*, N. P. E. Barry*, Dalton Transactions, 2015, 44, 20308-20311, part of Dalton Transactions’ HOT articles from 2015.

37. Osmium Atoms and Os2 Molecules Move Faster on Selenium-Doped Compared to Sulfur-Doped Boronic Graphenic Surfaces, N. P. E. Barry*, A. Pitto-Barry, J. Tran, S. E. F. Spencer, A. M. Johansen, A. M. Sanchez, A. P. Dove, R. K. O’Reilly, R. J. Deeth, R. Beanland, P. J. Sadler*, Chemistry of Materials, 2015, 27, 5100-5105.

36. Arene ruthenium dithiolato–carborane complexes for boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT), I. Romero-Canelón, B. Phoenix, A. Pitto-Barry, J. Tran, J. J. Soldevila-Barreda, N. Kirby, S. Green*, P. J. Sadler*, N. P. E. Barry*, Journal of Organometallic Chemistry, 2015, 796, 17-25, dedicated to Professor Georg Süss-Fink on the occasion of his 65th birthday.

35. Fabrication of crystals from single metal atoms, N. P. E. Barry*, A. Pitto-Barry, A. M. Sanchez, A. P. Dove, R. J. Procter, J. J. Soldevila-Barreda, N. Kirby, I. Hands-Portman, C. J. Smith, R. K. O’Reilly, R. Beanland*, and P. J. Sadler*, Nature Communications, 2014, 5, 3851.

34. Precious metal carborane polymer nanoparticles: characterisation of micellar formulations and anticancer activity, N. P. E. Barry*, A. Pitto-Barry, I. Romero-Canelón, J. Tran, J. J. Soldevila-Barreda, I. Hands-Portman, C. J. Smith, N. Kirby, A. P. Dove, R. K. O’Reilly, and P. J. Sadler*, Faraday Discussions, 2014, 175, 229-240.

33. Pluronic® block-copolymers in medicine: From chemical and biological versatility to rationalisation and clinical advances, A. Pitto-Barry*, N. P. E. Barry*, Polymer Chemistry, 2014, 5, 3291-3297.

32. Designing Supramolecular Liquid-Crystalline Hybrids from Pyrenyl-Containing Dendrimers and Arene Ruthenium Metalla-Cycles, A. Pitto-Barry, N. P. E. Barry, V. Russo, B. Heinrich, B. Donnio*, B. Therrien*, and R. Deschenaux*, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2014, 136, 17616-17625.

31. 100 years of metal coordination chemistry: from Alfred Werner to anticancer metallodrugs, N. P. E. Barry and P. J. Sadler*, Pure and Applied Chemistry, 2014, 86, 1897-1910.

30. The Potent Oxidant Anticancer Activity of Organoiridium Catalysts, Z. Liu, I. Romero-Canelón, B. Qamar, J. M. Hearn, A. Habtemariam, N. P. E. Barry, A. M. Pizarro, G. J. Clarkson, P. J. Sadler*, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2014, 53, 3941–3946.

29. A multinuclear 1H, 13C and 11B solid-state MAS NMR study of 16- and 18-electron organometallic ruthenium and osmium carborane complexes, N. P. E. Barry, T. F. Kemp, P. J. Sadler*, J. V. Hanna*, Dalton Transactions, 2014, 43, 4945-4949, part of a themed issue on Carboranes.

28. Rational design of an arene ruthenium chlorin conjugate for in vivo anticancer activity, M. Pernot, N. P. E. Barry, T. Bastogne, C. Frochot, M. Barberi-Heyob*, B. Therrien*, Inorganica Chimica Acta, 2014, 414, 134-140.

27. Challenges for Metals in Medicine: How Nanotechnology May Help to Shape the Future, N. P. E. Barry*, P. J. Sadler*, ACS Nano, 2013, 7, 5654-5659.

26. Exploration of the medical periodic table: towards new targets, N. P. E. Barry, P. J. Sadler*, Chemical Communications, 2013, 49, 5106-5131.

25. Thermochromic organometallic complexes: experimental and theoretical studies of 16- to 18-electron interconversions of adducts of arene Ru(II) carboranes with aromatic amine ligands, N. P. E. Barry, R. J. Deeth, G. J. Clarkson, I. Prokes, P. J. Sadler*, Dalton Transactions, 2013, 42, 2580-2587.

24. Metal-DNA Coordination Complexes, A. M. Pizarro, N. P. E. Barry, P. J. Sadler*, in Comprehensive Inorganic Chemistry II, Vol 3, Jan Reedijk and Kenneth Poeppelmeier, editors. Oxford: Elsevier; 2013, 752-784.

23. Dicarba-closo-dodecarborane-containing half-sandwich complexes of ruthenium, osmium, rhodium and iridium: biological relevance and synthetic strategies, N. P. E. Barry, P. J. Sadler*, Chemical Society Reviews, 2012, 41, 3264-3279.

22. Systems biology approach for in vivo photodynamic therapy optimization of ruthenium-porphyrin compounds, M. Pernot, T. Bastogne, N. P. E. Barry, B. Therrien, G. Koellensperger, S. Hann, V. Reshetov, M. Barberi-Heyob*, Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B Biology, 2012, 117, 80-89.

21. Delivery of Floxuridine Derivatives to Cancer Cells by Water-Soluble Organometallic Cages, J. W. Yi, N. P. E. Barry, M. A. Furrer, O. Zava, P. J. Dyson, B. Therrien*, B. H. Kim*, Bioconjugate Chemistry, 2012, 23, 461-471.

20. Organometallic Cages as Vehicles for Intracellular Release of Photosensitizers, F. Schmitt, J. Freudenreich, N. P. E. Barry, L. Juillerat-Jeanneret, G. Süss-Fink, B. Therrien*, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2012, 134, 754-757.

19. Encapsulation of hydrophobic pyrenyl-cycloplatinate complexes within a water-soluble arene ruthenium metalla-cage, N. P. E. Barry, O. Zava, W. Wu, J. Zhaoc, B. Therrien*, Inorganic Chemistry Communications, 2012, 18, 25-28.

18. Encapsulation of inorganic and organic guest molecules into an organometallic hexacationic arene osmium metalla-prism: Synthesis, characterisation and anticancer activity, N. P. E. Barry, O. Zava, P. J. Dyson, B. Therrien*, Journal of Organometallic Chemistry, 2012, 705, 1-6.

17. Efficient photodynamic therapy of cancer using chemotherapeutic porphyrin–ruthenium metalla-cubes, F. Schmitt, N. P. E. Barry, L. Juillerat-Jeanneret, B. Therrien*, Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters, 2012, 22, 178-180.

16. Excellent Correlation between Drug Release and Portal Size in Metalla-Cage Drug-Delivery Systems, N. P. E. Barry, O. Zava, P. J. Dyson*, B. Therrien*, Chemistry A European Journal, 2011, 17, 9669-9677.

15. Anticancer activity of tetra-cationic arene ruthenium metalla-cycles, N. P. E. Barry, F. Edafe, B. Therrien*, Dalton Transactions, 2011, 40, 7172-7180.

14. Encapsulation of pyrene-functionalised poly(benzyl ether) dendrons into an arene ruthenium metalla-prism, A. Pitto-Barry, N. P. E. Barry, O. Zava, R. Deschenaux, B. Therrien*, Chemistry An Asian Journal, 2011, 6, 1595-1603.

13. Double Targeting of Tumours with Pyrenyl-Modified Dendrimers Encapsulated in an Arene-Ruthenium Metalla-Prism, A. Pitto-Barry, N. P. E. Barry, O. Zava, R. Deschenaux, P. J. Dyson, B. Therrien*, Chemistry A European Journal, 2011, 17, 1966-1971.

12. Ru2(CO)4(OOCR)2L2 sawhorse-type complexes containing axial 5-(4-pyridyl)-10,15,20-triphenylporphyrin ligands, M. Gras, N. P. E. Barry, B. Therrien, G. Süss-Fink*, Inorganica Chimica Acta, 2011, 371, 59-62.

11. Synthesis, Characterisation and Anticancer Activity of Porphyrin Containing Organometallic Cubes, N. P. E. Barry, O. Zava, P. J. Dyson, B. Therrien*, Australian Journal of Chemistry, 2010, 63, 1529-1537.

10. In- and out-of-cavity interactions by modulating the size of ruthenium metalla-rectangles, N. P. E. Barry, J. Furrer, B. Therrien*, Helvetica Chimica Acta, 2010, 93, 1313-1328.

9. Anticancer activity of opened arene ruthenium metalla-assemblies, N. P. E. Barry, O. Zava, J. Furrer, P. J. Dyson, B. Therrien*, Dalton Transactions, 2010, 39, 5272-5277.

8. Permanent encapsulation or host-guest behavior of aromatic molecules in hexanuclear arene ruthenium prisms, J. Freudenreich, N. P. E. Barry, G. Süss-Fink, B. Therrien*, European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, 2010, 2400-2405.

7. Anticancer activity of osmium metalla-rectangles, N. P. E. Barry, F. Edafe, P. J. Dyson, B. Therrien*, Dalton Transactions, 2010, 39, 2816-2820.

6. Designing the host-guest properties of tetranuclear arene ruthenium metalla-rectangles to accommodate a pyrene molecule, N. P. E. Barry, J. Furrer, J. Freudenreich, G. Süss-Fink, B. Therrien*, European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, 2010, 725-728.

5. Interactions of ruthenium coordination cubes with DNA, N. P. E. Barry, N. H. Abd Karim, R. Vilar*, B. Therrien*, Dalton Transactions, 2009, 10717-10719.

4. Host-guest chemistry in the hexanuclear arene ruthenium metalla-prismatic cage [Ru6(p-cymene)6(tpt)2(dhnq)3]6+, N. P. E. Barry, B. Therrien*, European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, 2009, 4695-4700.

3. Highly efficient NMR enantiodiscrimination of chiral octanuclear metalla-boxes in polar solvent, N. P. E. Barry, M. Austeri, J. Lacour*, B. Therrien*, Organometallics, 2009, 28, 4894-4897.

2. Photochemical [2 + 2] cycloaddition of the olefinic double bonds in the supramolecular rectangle [Ru4(p-cymene)4(oxalato)2(4,4′-bipyridylethylene)2]4+, N. P. E. Barry, B. Therrien*, Inorganic Chemistry Communications, 2009, 12, 465-468.

1. Organometallic boxes built from 5,10,15,20-tetra(4-pyridyl)porphyrin panels and hydroxyquinonato-bridged diruthenium clips, N. P. E. Barry, P. Govindaswamy, J. Furrer, G. Süss-Fink, B. Therrien*, Inorganic Chemistry Communications, 2008, 11, 1300-1303.

Patents

2. A. Pitto-Barry, and N. P. E. Barry, “CO absorber”, 2018, GB1806060.8, PCT/GB2019/051059

1. A. Pitto-Barry, R. Beanland, P. J. Sadler and N. P. E. Barry, “Nanocrystals”, 2015, PCT/GB2015/051264