Marietta Vágvölgyiné Dr. Tóth

associate professor

Phone: (52) 512-900 22464
Fax: (52) 512-744

Place and date of birth
Sátoraljaújhely, 7 November, 1974

Studies and degrees
1993-1998: Studies at the Lajos Kossuth University of Debrecen; MSc in chemistry; MSc in chemistry teacher; Special translator in English
1998-2001: PhD studies and research supervised by László Somsák, University of Debrecen
2002: PhD; Title of dissertation: Access to C-Glycosyl-imine type compounds and C-glycosyl-methylene carbenes and investigation of their properties

2001-2003: Research assistant at the Department of Organic Chemistry of the University of Debrecen
2003-2008: OTKA postdoctor
2008: Assistant professor at the Department of Organic Chemistry of the University of Debrecen

Research interest
Synthesis of glycopyranosylidene-spiro heterocycles; preparation of glycosyl and 5’-uridyl derivatives of biuret, urea and allophanic acid; synthesis of C-glycosyl imine type molecules (tosylhydrazones, benzoylhydrazones, oximes, (thio)semicarbazones, amidrazones) and investigation of their reactivity, synthesis of C-glycosyl heterocycles; investigation of transition metal catalysed and metal-free cross coupling reactions of anhydro-aldose tosylhydrazones; synthesis of glycogen phosphorylase and glycosyl transferaze inhibitors as potential antidiabetics, study of their structure-activity relationships; synthesis of glycomimetics.

2000: Mecenatúra Foundation Grant
2000: Universitas (Kereskedelmi és Hitelbank RT.) Foundation Grant
2003-2004, 2006-2008: OTKA Postdoctoral Fellowship
2011-2013: Bolyai János Research Fellowship
2013-2014: Magyary Zoltán Postdoctoral Fellowship
2015-2016: Debreceni Egyetem Research Fellowship

Scientific results in figures (as of June, 2017)
Dissertations: 1
Publications: 24
Reviews: 2
Book sections: 3
Patent applications: 1
University primers: 1
Lectures and posters: 61 (16 lectures and 8 posters in Hungarian; 17 lectures and 20 posters in English)
Cumulative impact factor: 99,640
Number of citations: 338 (independent)/ 603 (total)
Hirsch index: 12

Complete list of publications in MTMT database (download)

Supervisor activity

PhD students: 2 (1 of them is graduated)
Diploma work: 2
Projek work: 5
Degree thesis: 8
TDK thesis: 3

International collaborations and study trips
2016- : Prof. Dr. Peter Langer, Universität Rostock, Germany
2009- : Prof. Jean-Pierre Praly, Dr. Sebastien Vidal, Dr. David Goyard, Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1, Villeurbanne, France
2008: Dr. V. P. Swamy, Dr. S. Hotha, CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory, Pune, India
2008-2010: Prof. Dr. Hongbin Sun, China Pharmaceutical University, Nanjing, China
2007-2008: Dr. Igor Tvaroška, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
2003- : Dr. Nikos G. Oikonomakos, Dr. Evangelia D. Chrysina, National Hellenic Research Foundation, Athens, Greece
2000-2001: Prof. Dr. Torsten Linker, Universität Potsdam, Germany

Membership of professional societies and organizations

Working Committee for Carbohydrates, Nucleic Acids and Antibiotics of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences
Hungarian Chemical Society

University positions

Secretary of the BSc Final Exam Committee of Chemistry (2008-2013, 2017-)
Project assistant of the TÁMOP-4.2.2-08/1-2008-0014 project (2008-2012)