A partially folded intermediate conformation is induced in pectate lyase C by the addition of 8-anilino-1-naphthalenesulfonate (ANS)

2001 / Protein Science

Addition of 8-anilino-1-naphthalenesulfonate (ANS) to acid-denatured pectate lyase C (pelC) leads to a large increase in the fluorescence quantum yield …

Leah Pandiscia, PhD

Synthesis and nanostructures of several tetrathiafulvalene derivatives having the side chains composed of chiral and hydrogen-bonding groups and their charge-transfer complexes

2013 / Dalton Transactions

Tetrathiafulvalene (TTF) derivatives TTF-Bor, TTF-2UM and TTF-4UM having chiral urethane groups were prepared. Among them, TTF-2UM, TTF-4UM and their charge-transfer (CT) complexes with F4TCNQ organized the nanowires. The …

Leah Pandiscia, PhD

Phosphorylation of the Plant Immune Regulator RPM1-INTERACTING PROTEIN4 Enhances Plant Plasma Membrane H+-ATPase Activity and Inhibits Flagellin-Triggered Immune Responses in Arabidopsis

2015 / The Plant Cell

The Pseudomonas syringae effector AvrB targets multiple host proteins during infection, including the plant immune regulator RPM1-INTERACTING PROTEIN4 (RIN4) and RPM1-INDUCED PROTEIN …

Leah Pandiscia, PhD

Investigation on CD Inversion at Visible Region Caused by a Tilt of the π-Conjugated Substituent: Theoretical and Experimental Approaches by Using an Asymmetric Framework of Diarylethene Annulated Isomer

2014 / The Journal of Physical Chemistry A

A substituent effect of asymmetric diarylethene annulated isomer on their chiroptical properties was investigated by means of theoretical and experimental …

Leah Pandiscia, PhD

Cyanuric Acid Hydrolase from Azorhizobium caulinodans ORS 571: Crystal Structure and Insights into a New Class of Ser-Lys Dyad Proteins

2014 / PLoS ONE

Cyanuric acid hydrolase (CAH) catalyzes the hydrolytic ring-opening of cyanuric acid (2,4,6-trihydroxy-1,3,5-triazine), an intermediate in s-triazine bacterial degradation and a by-product …

Leah Pandiscia, PhD