Present status of vacuum ultraviolet natural circular dichroism measurement system using polarizing undulator at TERAS BL5 beamline

2010 / Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena

The study of natural circular dichroism (CD) in the vacuum and extreme ultraviolet (VUV and EUV) regions has been providing …

Leah Pandiscia, PhD

Magnetic circular dichroism spectroscopic characterization of the NOS-like protein from Geobacillus stearothermophilus (gsNOS)

2010 / Journal of Inorganic Biochemistry

Nitric oxide synthase (NOS) catalyzes the NADPH- and O2-dependent oxidation of l-arginine (l-Arg) to nitric oxide (NO) and citrulline via an NG-hydroxy-l-arginine …

Leah Pandiscia, PhD

Frequency domain magnetic resonance and magnetic circular dichroism studies on Ni4 cubane molecular nanomagnets: A magnetic anisotropy investigation

2010 / Inorganica Chimica Acta

A study of the magnetic anisotropies of three Ni cubane single-molecule magnets (SMM), [Ni(hmp)(MeOH)Cl]4·H2O (1·H2O) (hmpH = (2-hydroxymethyl)pyridine) [Ni(hmp)(dmb)Cl]4 (2) (dmb = 3,3-dimethylbutanol) and [Ni(hmp)(dmp)Cl]4 (3) …

Leah Pandiscia, PhD

Dibenzocyclooctadiene lignans from Magnolia and Talauma (Magnoliaceae): Their absolute configuration ascertained by circular dichroism and X-ray crystallography and re-evaluation of previously published pyramidatin structures

2010 / Phytochemistry

Twelve pyramidatins, i.e., dibenzocyclooctadiene-type lignans, together with Machilin G, were isolated from the dichloromethane extracts of aerial material of Talauma gloriensis,Magnolia …

Leah Pandiscia, PhD

Influence of bovine serum albumin on the secondary structure of interferon alpha 2b as determined by far UV circular dichroism spectropolarimetry

2010 / Biologicals

Many therapeutic biologics are formulated with excipients, including the protein excipient human serum albumin (HSA), to increase stability and prevent …

Leah Pandiscia, PhD

Magnetic properties and circular dichroism of 1D chains built from chiral mononuclear and non-chiral trinuclear Cu(II) complexes with a-aminocarboxylates

2010 / Inorganica Chimica Acta

Coordination polymers Cu(l-Pro)(ClO4)(H2O)2 (1) and Cu3(Gly)4(H2O)2(NO3)2 (2) were synthesized and characterized structurally. Compound 1 possesses the structure of 1D chain, where Cu(II) ions are …

Leah Pandiscia, PhD

Structural characterization of p53 isoforms due to the polymorphism at codon 72 by mass spectrometry and circular dichroism

2010 / Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis

A common polymorphism at codon 72 of human TP53 gene determines a proline to arginine aminoacidic substitution within the proline-rich …

Leah Pandiscia, PhD

Vortex-Induced Formation of Insulin Amyloid Superstructures Probed by Time-Lapse Atomic Force Microscopy and Circular Dichroism Spectroscopy

2010 / Journal Molecular Biology

Misfolding and aggregation of proteins are multipathway processes that result in polymorphism of amyloid fibrils. While agitation is one of …

Leah Pandiscia, PhD