Undergraduate Publications



  • Czub, M. P., Venkataramany, B. S., Majorek, K. A., Handing, K. B., Porebski, P. J., Beeram, S. R., Suh, K., Woolfork, A. G., Hage, D. S., Shabalin, I. G., Minor, W. Testosterone meets albumin - the molecular mechanism of sex hormone transport by serum albuminsChem. Sci. 2019, 10, 1607-1618. Featured on the outside back cover of Chemical Science (February 14, 2019)
  • Grabowski, M., Shabalin, I. G., Porebski, P. J., Domagalski, M. J., Zheng, H., Cooper, D. R., Venkataramany, B. S., Bourne, P. E., Minor, W. Data Sharing in Structural Biology: Advances and Challenges. In Data Sharing: Recent Progress and Remaining Challenges; Daradkeh, Y. I., Korolev, P. M., Eds.; Nova Science Publishers: Hauppauge, NY, 2019; pp 29–68.
  • Walley, Jacob E.; Breiner, Grace; Wang, Guocang; Dickie, Diane A.; Molino, Andrew; Dutton, Jason L.; Wilson, David J. D.; Gilliard Jr., Robert J. "s-Block Carbodicarbene Chemistry: C(sp3)−H Activation and Cyclization Mediated by a Beryllium Center" Chem. Commun. 2019, 55, 1967-1970. DOI: 10.1039/C8CC10022E
  • Walley, Jacob E.; Obi, Akachukwu D.; Breiner, Grace; Wang, Guocang; Dickie, Diane A.; Molino, Andrew; Dutton, Jason L.; Wilson, David J. D.; Gilliard Jr., Robert J. “Cyclic(Alkyl)(Amino) Carbene-Promoted Ring Expansion of a Carbodicarbene Beryllacycle” Inorg. Chem. 2019, 58, 1118-11126. DOI: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.9b01643
  • Fu, Z. , Gailey, C. D., Wang, E. J. and Brautigan, D. L. (2019), Ciliogenesis associated kinase 1 (CILK1): targets and functions in various organ systems. FEBS Lett. Accepted Author Manuscript. doi:10.1002/1873-3468.13600 (https://febs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/1873-3468.13600)
  • Oh, Y.S.; Wang, E.J.; Gailey, C.D.; Brautigan, D.L.; Allen, B.L.; Fu, Z. Ciliopathy-Associated Protein Kinase ICK Requires Its Non-Catalytic Carboxyl-Terminal Domain for Regulation of Ciliogenesis. Cells 20198, 677. (https://www.mdpi.com/2073-4409/8/7/677)
  • Ahern, K.W.; Serbulea, V.; Wingrove, C.L.; Palas, Z.T.; Leitinger, N.; Harris, T.E.; "Regioisomer-independent quantification of fatty acid oxidation products by HPLC-ESI-MS/MS analysis of sodium adducts" Scientific Reports 2019, 9, 11197.
  • Krantz, Kelsie E.; Weisflog, Sarah L.; Yang, Wenlong; Dickie, Diane A.; Frey, Nathan A.; Webster, Charles E.; Gilliard, Robert J. Extremely Twisted and Bent Pyrene-Fused N-Heterocyclic GermylenesChem. Commun. 201955, 14954-14957. DOI: 10.1039/C9CC08703F







  • Harrison DP, Iovan DA, Myers WH, Sabat M, Wang S, Zottig VE, Harman WD. [4 + 2] Cyclocondensation Reactions of Tungsten–Dihydropyridine Complexes and the Generation of Tri- and Tetrasubstituted Piperidines. Journal of the American Chemical Society. 133, 8378–18387 (2001).
  • Turlington, M.; Du, Y. –H.; Ostrum, S. G.; Santosh, V.; Wren, K.; Lin, T.; Sabat, M.; Pu, L. From Highly Enantioselective Catalytic Reaction of 1,3-Diynes with Aldehydes to Facile Asymmetric Synthesis of Polycyclic Compounds. Journal of the American Chemical Society. 133, 11780–11794 (2011).
  • Dewald AH, Hodges JC, Columbus L. Physical Determinants of β-Barrel Membrane Protein Folding in Lipid Vesicles. Biophysical Journal. 100, 2131-2140 (2011).
  • McKeown, BA, Gonzalez HE, Friedfeld MR, Gunnoe TB, Cundari TR, Sabat M. Mechanistic Studies of Ethylene Hydrophenylation Catalyzed by Bipyridyl Pt(II) Complexes.  Journal of the American Chemical Society. 133, 19131-19152 (2011).
  • Nguyen ND, Zhang G, Lu J, Sherman AE,  Fraser CL. Alkyl Chain Length Effects on Solid-State Difluoroboron β-Diketonate Mechanochromic Luminescence. Journal of Material Chemistry. 21, 8409-8415 (2011).
  • Liu T, Chien AD, Lu J, Zhang G, Fraser CL. Arene Effects on Difluoroboron β-Diketonate Mechanochromic Luminescence Journal of Material Chemistry. 21, 8401-8408 (2011).
  • Harrison, DP, Nichols-Nielander AC, Zottig VE, Strausberg LJ, Salomon, RJ, Trindle CO, Sabat M, Gunnoe TB, Iovan DA, Myers WH, Harman WD.Hyper-Distorted Tungsten Allyl Complexes and their Stereoselective Deprotonation to Form Dihapto-Coordinated Dienes. Organometallics. 30, 2587-2597 (2011).
  • Hagan KA, Reedy CR, Uchimoto ML, Basu D, Engel DA, Landers JP. Integrated Valveless System for Microfluidic Purification and RT-PCR Amplification of RNA for Detection of Infectious Pathogens. Lab Chip. 11, 957-61 (2011).
  • Zhang G, Singer JP, Kooi SE, Evans RE, Thomas EL, Fraser CL. Reversible Solid-State Mechanochromic Fluorescence from a Boron Lipid Dye. Journal of Material Chemistry. 21, 8295-8299 (2011).
  • Lounsbury JL, Coult N, Miranian D, Cronk S, Haverstick DM, KinnonP, SauDJ, Landers JP. An Enzyme-Based DNA Preparation Method for Application to Forensic Biological Samples and Degraded Stains. FSI-Genetics. (in press, 2011).


  • Mura C, McCrimmon CM, Vertrees J, Sawaya MR. An Introduction to Biomolecular Graphics. PLoS Comput Biol 6: e1000918. doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi. 1000918 (2010).
  • Contreras J, Xie J, Chen YJ, Pei H, Zhang G, Fraser CL, Hamm-Alvarez S. Intracellular Uptake and Trafficking of Difluoroboron Dibenzoylmethane-Poly(lactic acid) Nanoparticles in HeLa Cells” ACS Nano  4, 2735-2747 (2010).
  • Shall LA and Egorov S. Structural and dynamical anomalies of a Gaussian core fluid: A mode-coupling theory study. Journal of Physical Chemistry. 132, 184504 (2010).
  • Park S, Osmers U, Raman G, Schwantes RH, Diaz MO, Bushweller JH. The PHD3 domain of MLL acts as a CYP33-regulated switch between MLL-mediated activation and repression. Biochemistry. 49, 6576-6586 (2010).
  • Zottig VE, Todd MA, Nichols-Nielander AC,  Harrison DP, Sabat M, Myers WH, Harman WD. Epoxidation, Cyclopropanation, and Electrophilic Addition Reactions at the meta Position of Phenol and meta-Cresol. Organometalics. 29, 4793–4803 (2010).
  • DeBerardinis AM, Turlington M, Ko J, Sole L, Pu L. Facile Synthesis of a Family of H8BINOL-Amine Compounds and Catalytic Asymmetric Arylzinc Addition to Aldehydes. Journal of Organic Chemistry. 75, 2836–2850 (2010).
  • Duarte GRM. Price CW, Littlewood JL, Haverstick DM, Ferrance JP, Carrilho E, Landers, JP. Dynamic Solid Phase DNA Extraction with Magnetically-Controlled Silica Beads. Analyst. 135, 531-7 (2010).
  • Zhang G, Xu S, Zestos AG, Evans RE, Lu J, Fraser CL. An easy method to monitor lactide polymerization with a boron fluorescent probe. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2, 3069-74 (2010).
  • Harrison DP, Kosturko GW, Ramdeen VM, Nichols-Nielander AC, Payne SJ, Sabat M, Myers WH, Harman WD. Tungsten-Promoted Pyridine Ring Scission: The Selective Formation of eta(2)-Cyanine and eta(2)-Merocyanine Complexes and Their Derivatives. Organometallics. 29:1909-15 (2010).
  • Leslie, DC, Melnikoff, BA, Marchiarullo, DJ, Cash, DR, Ferrance, JP, Landers, JP. A simple method for the evaluation of microfluidic architecture using flow quantitation via a multiplexed fluidic resistance measurement. Lab on a Chip. 10:1960-1966 (2010).
  • Reedy CR, Hagan KA, Strachan BC, Higginson JJ, Bienvenue JM, Greenspoon SA, Ferrance JP, Landers, J.P. 2010. Dual-domain microchip-based process for volume reduction solid phase extraction of nucleic acids from dilute, large volume biological samples. Analytical Chemistry. 82, 5669-78 (2010).
  • Murray RA, Zhang G, Harmata D, Neal RA, Botchwey EA, Fraser CL. Fabrication and Degradation of Nanofibers Based on Luminescent Boron Dye-PLGA Blends.  In Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering; Kulshrestha, A., Ed.; ACS Symposium Series; American Chemical Society:  Washington, D.C.  Ch. 2, pp. 33-42 (2010).
  • Reedy CR, Bienvenue JM, Coletta L, Strachan BC, Bhatri N, Greenspoon SA, Landers JP. Volume reduction solid phase extraction of DNA from dilute, large volume biological samples. Forensic Science International Genetics. 4, 206-12 (2010).


  • Zhang G, Evans RE, Campbell KA, Fraser CL. The Role of Boron in the Polymer Chemistry and Photophysical Properties of Difluoroboron Dibenzoylmethane Polylactide Macromolecules. 42, 8627–8633 (2009).
  • Zhang G, Kim SH, Evans RE, Kim BH, Demas JN, Fraser CL. Luminescent Donor-Acceptor β-Diketones:Modulation of Emission by Solvent Polarity and Group II Metal Binding. J. Fluoresc. 19, 881-889 (2009).
  • Shambat G, Deberardinis A, P. Reinke,B.J. Venton BJ, Pu L, Bean J, Chen B, Tour J.  Addition Reaction and Characterization of Chlorotris(triphenylphosphine)iridium(I) on Silicon(111) Surfaces. Applied Surface Science. 255, 8533-8538 (2009).
  • Cooper SE and Venton BJ. Fast-scan cyclic voltammetry for the detection of tyramine and octopamine. Analytical Bioanalytical Chemistry. 394, 329-336 (2009).
  • Borue X, Cooper SE, Hirsh J, Condron B, Venton BJ.  Quantitative evaluation of serotonin release and reuptake in Drosophila. Journal Neuroscience Methods. 179, 300-308 (2009).
  • Salomon RJ, Lis EC, Kasbekar MU, Bassett KC, Myers WH, Trindle CO, Sabat M, Harman WD. Stereoelectronic Effects in Dihapto-Coordinated Complexes of TpW(NO)(PMe3) and Their Manifestation in Diels−Alder Cycloaddition of Arenes. Organometallics. 28, 4724–4734 (2009).
  • Yeagley AA, Lowder MA, Chruma JJ. Tandem C–C bond-forming processes: Interception of the Pd-catalyzed decarboxylative allylation of allyl diphenylglycinate imines with activated olefins.  Org. Lett. 11, 4022-4025 (2009).
  • Buttner M, Xiao L, Mandeltort L, Edington S, Johnson JK, Yates JT. Enhancement of Adsorption Inside Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes: Li Doping Effect on n-Heptane van der Waals Bonding. Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 113, 4829-4838 (2009).
  • Humphrey JAC , Rosales JL, Legendre LA, Leduc JP , Landers JP , Pillapakkam S.  Vortex dynamics in confined counter-current shearing flows with applications to mixing.  International Journal of Heat and Fluid Flow. 30, 389-389 (2009).
  • Fiore GL, Klinkenberg JL, Pfister A, Fraser CL. Iron Tris(bipyridine) PEG Hydrogels with Covalent and Metal Coordinate Cross-Links. Biomacromolecules. 10, 128-133 (2009).
  • Reutershan J, Stockton R, Zarbock A, Sullivan GW, Chang D, Scott D, Schwartz MA, and Ley K. Neutrophil p-21 activated kinase is critically involved in LPS-induced acute lung injury. Submission to Nature Medicine for review pending.


  • Fiore GL, Klinkenberg JL, Fraser CL. Iron Tris(bipyridine)-centered poly(ethylene glycol)-poly(lactic acid) star block copolymers. Macromolecules. 41, 9397-9405 (2008).
  • Harrison DP, Welch KD, Nichols-Nielander AC, Sabat M, Myers WH, Hamran WD. Efficient synthesis of an eta(2)-pyridine complex and a preliminary investigation of the bound heterocycle’s reactivity. Journal of the American Chemical Society. 130, 16844 (2008).
  • Dian BC, Brown GG, Douglass KO, Rees FS, Johns JE, Nair P, Suenram RD, Pate BH. Conformational isomerization kinetics of pent-1-en-4-yne with 3,330 cm(-1) of internal energy measured by dynamic rotational spectroscopy. Proceedings of the National Academy of  Sciences of the United States of America. 105, 12696-12700 (2008).
  • Humphrey JAC, Rosales JL, Legendre LA, Leduc JP, Landers JP. Vortex dynamics in confined counter-current shearing flows with applications to mixing. Vortex dynamics in confined counter-current shearing flows with applications to mixing. 29, 1089-1102 (2008).
  • Brown GG, Dian BC, Douglass KO, Geyer SM, Shipman ST, Pate BH. A broadband Fourier transform microwave spectrometer based on chirped pulse excitation. Review of Scientific Instruments. 79, 053103 (2008).
  • Marchiarullo DJ, Lim JY, Vaksman Z, Ferrance JP, Putcha L, and Landers JP. Towards an integrated microfluidic device for spaceflight clinical diagnostics: Microchip-based solid phase extraction of hydroxyl radical markers. J. Chrom A. 1200,198-203 (2008).
  • Fields WH, Khan AK, Sabat M, Chruma JJ. One-Pot Tandem Decarboxylative Allylation—Heck Cyclization of Allyl Diphenylglycinate Imines: Rapid Access to Polyfunctionalized 1-Aminoindanes. Org. Lett. 10, 5131 (2008).
  • Fiore GL, Goguen BN, Klinkenberg JL, Payne SJ , Demas JN, Fraser CL. Ruthenium tris(bipyridine) complexes with sulfur substituents: Model studies for PEG coupling. Inorganic Chemistry. 47, 6532-6540 (2008).
  • Strand, AM and Venton, BJ. Flame etching enhances the sensitivity of carbon-fiber microelectrodes. Anal. Chem. 80, 3708­-3715 (2008).


  • Xu W, Wittich F, Banks N, Zink J, Demas JN and DeGraff BA. Quenching of Luminescent Ruthenium(II) Complexes by Water and Relative Humidity Sensors. Applied Spectroscopy. 61, 1238-1245 (2007).
  • Reutershan J, Stockton R, Zarbock A, Sullivan GW, Chang D, Scott D, Schwartz MA and Ley K. Blocking p21-activated kinase reduces lipopolysaccharide-induced acute lung injury by preventing polymorphonuclear leukocyte infiltration. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 175(10), 1027-1035 (2007).
  • Chen CO, Park MH, Forbes MS, Thornhill BA, Kiley SC, Yoo KH, Chevalier RL: Angiotensin converting enzyme inhibition aggravates renal interstitial injury resulting from partial unilateral ureteral obstruction in the neonatal rat. Am J Physiol 292:F946-F955, 2007.
  • Fiore GL, Edwards JM, Klinkenberg JL, Payne SJ, Demas JN, Gioeli DG, and Fraser CL. Ruthenium Tris(bipyridine)-centered PEI for Gene Delivery, Biomacromolecules, 8, 2829-2835 (2007).
  • Reutershan J, Cagnina RE, Chang D, Linden J, Ley K. Therapeutic Anti-Inflammatory Effects of Myeloid Cell Adenosine Receptor A2a Stimulation in Lipopolysaccharide-Induced Lung Injury. Journal of Immunology, 179(2), 1254-1263 (2007).
  • Ren Q-X, Douglass V III, Xu W, Sabat M, Periasamy A, Demas JN, DeGraff BA. Potassium Ions Induced Changes of Crystal Structure and Luminescent Properties of a Fluorescent Crown Ether, J. Fluor., 17(3), 249-255 (2007).
  • Coleman CM, Minor JJ, Burt LE, Thornhill BA, Forbes MS, Chevalier RL: Angiotensin AT1 receptor inhibition exacerbates renal injury resulting from partial unilateral ureteral obstruction in the neonatal rat. Am J Physiol 293:F262-F268, 2007.
  • Xu W, Wittich F, Banks N, Zink J, Demas JN and DeGraff BA. Quenching of Luminescent Ruthenium(II) Complexes by Water and Relative Humidity Sensors, Appl. Spectrosc., 61(11), 1238-1245 (2007).
  • Liu Y, Chen W, Gaudet J, Cheney MD, Roudaia L, Cierpicki T, Klet RC, Hartman K, Laue TM, Speck NA, and Bushweller JH. Structural basis for recognition of SMRT/N-CoR by the MYND domain and its contribution to AML1/ETO’s activity. Cancer Cell, 11, 483-497 (2007).
  • Delafuente DA, Kosturko GW, Graham PM, Harman WH, Myers WH, Surendranath Y, Klet RC, Welch KD, Trindle CO, Sabat M, Harman WD. Isomerization Dynamics and Control of the h2/N Equilibrium for Pyridine Complexes, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 129 406-416 (2007).


  • Douglass KO, Johns JE, Nair PM, Brown GG, Rees FS, and Pate BH. Applications of Fourier Transform Microwave (FTMW) Detected Infrared -Microwave Double-Resonance Spectroscopy to Problems in Vibrational Dynamics. J. Mol. Spectrosc. 238, 200-212 (2006).
  • Wu Q, Bienvenue JM, Giordano BC, Hassan BJ, Kwok YC, Norris PM, Landers JP, and Ferrance JP. A Microchip-based Macroporous Silica Sol-gel Monolith for Efficient Isolation of DNA From Clinical Samples. Anal. Chem., 78, 5704-5710 (2006).
  • Yoo KH, Thornhill BA, Forbes MS, Coleman CM, Marcinko ES, Liaw L, Chevalier RL: Osteopontin regulates renal apoptosis and interstitial fibrosis in neonatal chronic unilateral ureteral obstruction. Kidney Int, 70:1735-1741, 2006.
  • Roper MG, Frisk ML, Oberlander JP, Ferrance JP, McGrory BJ, and Landers JP. Extraction of C-Reactive Protein from Serum On a Microfluidic Chip, Anal. Chim. Acta, 569, 195-202 (2006).
  • Brown GG, Dian BC, Douglass KO, Geyer SM, and Pate BH. The Rotational Spectrum of Epifluorohydrin Measured by Chirped-Pulse Fourier Transform Microwave Spectroscopy. J. Mol. Spectrosc. 239, 29-40 (2006).
  • Mulkey DK, Mistry AM, Guyenet PG, Bayliss DA. Purinergic P2 receptors modulate excitability but do not mediate pH sensitivity of RTN respiratory chemoreceptors. J Neurosci. 26, 7230-7233 (2006).
  • Fiore GL, Edwards JM, Klinkenberg JL, Demas JN, Gioeli DG, Fraser CL. Ruthenium Tris(bipyridine)-Centered PEI for Gene Delivery. Polym. Mater. Sci. Eng. 95, 407-408 (2006).
  • Chang C-C, Ogino T, Mullins DW, Oliver JL, Yamshchikov GV, and Bandoh N. 1 Craig L. Slingluff, Jr., and Soldano Ferrone, Defective human leukocyte antigen class I-associated antigen presentation caused by A Novel ß2-Microglobulin Loss-of-Function in Melanoma Cells, J. Biol. Chem., 281(27), 18763-18773 (2006).
  • Reutershan J, Chang D, Hayes J, and Ley K. Protective Effects of Isoflurane Pretreatment in Endotoxin-induced Lung Injury. Anesthesiology, 104, 511-517 (2006).
  • Reutershan J, Morris MA, Burcin TL, Smith DL, Chang D, Saprito MS, and Ley K. Critical role of endothelial CXCR2 in LPS-induced neutrophil migration into the lung. Journal of Clinical Investigation, 116(3), 695-702 (2006).
  • Galkina E, Kadl A, Sanders J, Varughese D, Sarembock IJ, and Ley K. Lymphocyte recruitment into the aortic wall before and during development of atherosclerosis is partially L-selectin dependent. J Exp Med. 203(5), 1273 (2006).
  • Yue GE, Roper MG, Balchunas C, Pulsipher A, Coon JJ, Shabanowitz J, Hunt DF, Landers JP, and Ferrance JP, Protein Digestion and Phosphopeptide Enrichment on a Glass Microchip, Anal. Chem. Acta, 564, 116-122 (2006).
  • Todd MA, Grachan ML, Sabat M, Myers WH, and Harman WD.Common Electrophilic Addition Reactions at the Phenol Ring: The Chemistry of TpW(NO)(PMe3)(h2-phenol) Organometallics, 25, 3948-3954 (2006).
  • Ha Y, Dilsky S, Graham PM, Liu W, Reichart T M, Sabat M, Keane JM, and Harman WD.Development of Group 6 Dearomatization Agents, Organometallics, 25, 5184 (2006).
  • Surendranath Y and Harman WD.The Role of Electrochemistry in the Development of ¹-Basic Dearomatization Agents. Dalton Trans., 3957-3965 (2006)
  • Surendranath Y, Welch KD, Nash BW, Harman WH, Myers WH, and Harman WD. Tungsten-Promoted Dearomatization of Heterocycles: Uncovering the Latent 2-Azadiene Character of Pyrimidines, Organometallics, 25, 5852-5853 (2006).


  • Horsman KM, Barker SLR, Ferrance JP, Forrest KA, Koen KA, and Landers JP.  Separation of Sperm and Epithelial Cells on Microfabricated Devices: Potential Application to Forensic Analysis of Sexual Assault Evidence.  Anal. Chem. 77, 742-749 (2005).
  • Kavulak DF, Abbott HL, and Harrison I.  Nonequilibrium Activated Dissociative Chemisorption: SiH4 on Si(100).  J. Phys. Chem. B (Lett.) 109, 685-688 (2005).
  • Yue GE, Jeffery ED, Easley CJ, Roper MG, Balchunas C, Landers JP, and Ferrance JP.  Glass Microfluidic Devices with Thin Membrane Voltage Junctions for Electrospray Mass Spectrometry.  Lab Chip, 5, 619 (2005).
  • You F, Friedman, LA, Bassett KC, Lin Y, Sabat M. and Harman WD. Rhenium(I) n2 -Coordinated Furan Complexes: Converting Furan into a 1,3-Carbon Dipole, Organometallics, 24, 2903 (2005).
  • Daniel JA, Keyes BE, Ng YP, Freeman CO, and Burke DJ. Diverse functions of spindle assembly checkpoint genes in Saccharomyces cerevisiae, Genetics, 172, 53-65, (2005).


  • Ellena JF, Moulthrop J, Wu J, Rauch M, Jaysinghne S, Castle JD, Cafiso DS. Membrane position of a basic aromatic peptide that sequesters phosphatidylinositol 4,5 bisphosphate determined by site-directed spin labeling and high-resolution NMR.Biophysical Journal. 5, 3221-3233 (2004).
  • Heasley BH, Jarosz R, Carter KM, Van SJ, Lynch KR, and Macdonald TL.  A Novel Series of 2-Pyridyl-Containing Compounds as Lysophosphatidic Acid Receptor Antagonists: Development of a Non-Hydrolyzable LPA3 Receptor-Selective Antagonist. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters, 14, 4069 (2004).
  • Ding F, Valahovic MT, Keane JM, Anstey MR, Sabat M, Trindle CO, and Harman WD.  Diastereo- and Enantioselective Dearomatization of Rhenium-Bound Naphthalenes. J. Org. Chem. 69(7), 2257-2267 (2004).
  • Smith PL, Keane JM, Shankman SE, Chordia M, and Harman WD.  Michael Addition Reactions with Dihapto-Coordinated Anisoles: Controlling the Stereochemistry of the Para and Benzylic Carbons. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 126(47), 15543-15551 (2004).
  • Bare WD, Mack NH, and Demas JN.  pH-dependent photophysical behavior of rhenium complexes containing hydroxypyridine ligands.  Appl. Spect., 58, 1093 (2004).
  • Douglass KO, Dian BC, Brown GG, Johns JE, Nair PM, and Pate BH. Motional narrowing of the rotational spectrum of trifluoropropyne at 6550 cm-1 by intramolecular vibrational energy redistribution. J. Chem. Phys.121(14) 6845-6854 (2004).


  • Grimm JB, Stables JP, and Brown ML.  Design, Synthesis and Development of Novel Caprolactam Anticonvulsants. Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry. 11, 4133-4141 (2003).
  • Trindle CO, Sacks G, and Harman WD.  Computational Modeling of Complexes of Pentaammineosmium(II) with Aromatic Ligands. Int. J. Quant. Chem. 92, 457 (2003).
  • Schiffler MA, Friedman LA, Brooks BC, Sabat M, and Harman WD.  Stereoselective Aldehyde Addition to Rhenium-Coordinated Furans. Organometallics 22, 4966 (2003).
  • Haji-Momenian S, Rieger JM, Macdonald TL, and Brown ML.  Comparative Molecular Field Analysis and QSAR on Substrates Binding to Cytochrome P450 2D6. Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry. 11, 5545-5554 (2003).
  • Breadmore MC, Wolfe KA, Arcibal IG, Leung WK, Dicks D, Giordano BC, Powers ME, Ferrance JP, Feldman S, Norris PM, and Landers JP.  Microchip-based Purification of DNA from Biological Samples. Anal. Chem, 75, 1880-1886 (2003).
  • Ferrance JP, Wu Q, Giordano B, Hernandez C, Kwok Y, Snow K, Thibodeau S, and Landers JP.  Developments towards a Complete Micro-Total Analysis System for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Diagnosis. Anal. Chimica Acta, 500, 223-236 (2003).
  • Abbott HL, Bukoski A, Kavulak DF, and Harrison I.  Dissociative Chemisorption of Methane on Ni(100): Threshold Energy from CH4(2nu3) Eigenstate-Resolved Sticking Measurements.  J. Chem. Phys. (Comm.) 119, 6407-6410 (2003).
  • Fanucci GE, Lee JY, and Cafiso DS.  Spectroscopic Evidence that Osmolytes Used in Crystallization Buffers Inhibit a Conformation Change in a Membrane Protein.  Biochemistry, 42, 13106-1312 (2003).
  • Fanucci, GE, Lee JY, and Cafiso DS. Membrane Mimetic Environments Alter the Conformation of the Outer Membrane Protein BtuB. J. Am. Chem. Soc.(Comm), 125(46); 13932-13933 (2003)


  • Ellena JF, Obraztsov VV, Cumbea VL, Woods CM, Cafiso DS. Perfluorooctyl bromide has limited membrane solubility and is located at the bilayer center. Locating small molecules in lipid bilayers through paramagnetic enhancements of NMR relaxation. Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 45, 5534-5542  (2002).
  • Xu W, Jain A, and Betts BA. Single and Multiple Binding of b -Cyclodextrin and Polymeric b -Cyclodextrins to Luminescent Ruthenium(II) alpha -Diimine Complexes, J. Phys. Chem. A. 106, 251-257 (2002).
  • Kneas KA, Demas JN, Nguyen B, Lockhart A, Xu W, and DeGraff BA. Simple Method for Measuring Oxygen Diffusion Coefficients of Polymer Films by Luminescence Quenching.  Anal. Chem., 74, 1111-1118 (2002).
  • Bare WD, Mack NH, Xu W, Demas JN, and DeGraff BA. Multicomponent Lifetime-Based pH Sensors Utilizing Constant-Lifetime Probes.  Anal. Chem., 74, 2198-2209 (2002).
  • Kumar R, Sjostrom H, Noren O, Brown ML, Eastwood AL and Laurie GW. Human Genome Search in Celiac Disease: Mutated Gliadin T Cell-like Epitope in Two Human Proteins Promotes T Cell Activation. Journal of Molecular Biology, 319, 593-602 (2002).


  • Brooks BC, Meiere SH, Friedman LA, Gunnoe TB, Carrig EH, and Harman WD.  The Inter- and Intrafacial Linkage Isomerizations of Rhenium Complexes with Aromatic Molecules. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 123, 3541 (2001).
  • Chevalier RL, Thornhill BA, Chang AY, Cachat F, Lackey A: Recovery from release of ureteral obstruction in the rat: Relationship to nephrogenesis. Kidney Int. 61:2033-2043, 2002.
  • Meiere SH, Brooks BC, Gunnoe TB, Carrig EH, Sabat M, and Harman WD.  Dihapto Coordination of Aromatic Molecules by the Asymmetric π-Bases {TpRe(CO)(L)}. Organometallics. 20, 3661 (2001).
  • Gear ARL, Suttitanamongkol S, Viisoreanu D, Polanowska-Grabowska RK.  Adenosine diphosphate strongly potentiates the ability of the chemokines MDC, TARC, and SDF-1 to stimulate platelet function.  Blood, 97, 937, (2001).
  • Bare WD, Mack NH, Demas JN, and DeGraff BA. Highly Efficient pH-Induced Intramolecular Quenching of Luminescence in Rhenium Complexes Containing the Hydroxypyridine Ligand, SPIE Water, Ground, and Air Pollution Monitoring and Remediation, 4199, 1-7 (2001).


  • Merianos HJ, Cadieux N, Lin CH, Kadner RJ, Cafiso DS. Substrate-induced exposure of an energy-coupling motif of a membrane transporter. Nature Structural Biology. 7, 205-209 (2000).
  • Viisoreanu D, Polanowska-Grabowska RK, Suttitanamongkol S, Obrig TG, and Gear ARL. Human platelet aggregation is not altered by shiga toxins 1 or 2. Thrombosis Research, 98, 403 (2000).
  • Brooks BC, Meiere SH, Gunnoe TB, Carrig EH, Sabat M, and Harman WD. Synthesis and Mechanistic Investigations of Diastereomeric Interconversion of TpRe(CO)(L)(h2-aromatic) Systems (L = t-BuNC, pyridine, PMe3, 1-methylimidazole). ACS Meeting Abstracts March 26-30, San Francisco, CA (2000).
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  • Chen H, Caughey R, Liu R, McMills M, Rupp M, Myers WH, and Harman WD. Novel Cyclization Reactions for h2-Furan Complexes, Tetraherdron , 56, 2313-2323.A. (2000).
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