Nonclassical dual control of circularly polarized luminescence modes of binaphthyl–pyrene organic fluorophores in fluidic and glassy media†

2014 / Chemical Communications

The fluorescent modes and signs of the circularly polarized luminescence of an axially chiral binaphthyl–pyrene organic fluorophore were successfully controlled …

Leah Pandiscia, PhD

Identification and Characterization of a Redox Sensor Phosphodiesterase from Ferrovum sp. PN-J185 Containing Bacterial Hemerythrin and HD-GYP Domains

2020 / Biochemistry

The second messenger bis(3′,5′)-cyclic dimeric guanosine monophosphate (c-di-GMP) regulates numerous important physiological functions in bacteria. In this study, we identified …

Leah Pandiscia, PhD

Membrane pore-formation correlates with the hydrophilic angle of histidine-rich amphipathic peptides with multiple biological activities

2020 / Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Biomembranes

The LAH4 family of amphipathic peptides exhibits pronounced antimicrobial, cell penetrating and nucleic acid transfection activities. Furthermore, variants were designed …

Leah Pandiscia, PhD

Formation, structural characterization, stability and in vitro bioaccessibility of 7,8-dihydroxyflavone loaded zein-/sophorolipid composite nanoparticles: effect of sophorolipid under two blending sequences

2020 / Food & Function

Anti-solvent co-precipitation (ASCP) is the most commonly used method of fabricating food-grade nanoparticles, while the impact of the blending sequence …

Leah Pandiscia, PhD