Chemistry and Biochemistry

Barbara C. Hinshaw

Barbara Hinshaw


BA, Westminster College, Salt Lake City, Utah (1966)

MS, University of Utah (1969)


I am interested in chemical and laboratory safety. I was responsible for the instruction of the undergraduate organic chemistry laboratory courses. I also worked closely with secondary schools, encouraging innovative science education.


W.J. Hennen, B.C. Hinshaw, T.A. Riley, S.G. Wood, and R.K. Robins, "Synthesis of 4-Substituted 5-amino-2-(ß-D-ribofuranosyl)thiazoles and 4-Substituted 5-Amino-2-(ß-D-ribofuranosyl)thiazolo[5,4-d]pyrimidines and 2-(ß-D-Ribofuranozyl)selecazolo[5,4- d]pyrimidines. A New Synthesis of Tiazofurin and Selenazofurin," J. Org. Chem., 50, 1741 (1985).

C.S. Cheng, B.C. Hinshaw, R.P. Panzica, and L.B. Townsend, "Synthesis of 2-Amino-5-cyano-7-(ß-D-ribofuranosyl)pyrrolo[2,3-d]pyrimidin-4-one. An Important Precursor for the Synthesis of Nucleoside Q and Q*," J. Amer. Chem. Soc., 98, 7870 (1976).

B.C. Hinshaw, O. Leonoudakis, K.H. Schram and L.B. Townsend, "Pyrrolopyrimidine Nucleosides. Part X. Synthesis of Certain 4,5-Disubstituted 7-(ß-D-Ribofuranosyl)pyrrolo[2,3-d]pyrimidines Related to Toyocamycin and Sangivamycin," J. Chem. Soc., 1248 (1975).

B.C. Hinshaw, J.F. Gerster, R.K. Robins, and L.B. Townsend, "Pyrrolopyrimidine Nucleosides. V. A Study of the Relative Chemical Reactivity of the 5-Cyano Group of the Nucleoside Antibiotic Toyocamycin and Desaminotoyocamycin. The Synthesis of Analogs of Sangivamycin," J. Org. Chem., 35, 236 (1970).