Faculty Profiles

Alvin L. Crumbliss
University Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus
2104 French Family Science Center, Box 90346, Durham, NC 27708-0354
(919) 660-1540



Ph.D., Northwestern University 1968

B.A., Knox College 1964

Research Areas:
Biomolecular Structure and Function, Biological, Inorganic

Harrington, JM, and Crumbliss, AL. "The redox hypothesis in siderophore-mediated iron uptake." Biometals 22.4 (August 2009): 679-689. Full Text

Siburt, CJP, Roulhac, PL, Weaver, KD, Noto, JM, Mietzner, TA, Cornelissen, CN, Fitzgerald, MC, and Crumbliss, AL. "Hijacking transferrin bound iron: protein-receptor interactions involved in iron transport in N. gonorrhoeae." Metallomics 1.3 (2009): 249-255. Full Text

Weaver, KD, Heymann, JJ, Mehta, A, Roulhac, PL, Anderson, DS, Nowalk, AJ, Adhikari, P, Mietzner, TA, Fitzgerald, MC, and Crumbliss, AL. "Ga3+ as a mechanistic probe in Fe3+ transport: characterization of Ga3+ interaction with FbpA." J Biol Inorg Chem 13.6 (August 2008): 887-898. Full Text

Flaherty, MM, Rish, KR, Smith, A, and Crumbliss, AL. "An investigation of hemopexin redox properties by spectroelectrochemistry: biological relevance for heme uptake." Biometals 21.3 (June 2008): 239-248. Full Text

Roulhac, PL, Weaver, KD, Adhikari, P, Anderson, DS, DeArmond, PD, Mietzner, TA, Crumbliss, AL, and Fitzgerald, MC. "Ex vivo analysis of synergistic anion binding to FbpA in Gram-negative bacteria." Biochemistry 47.14 (April 8, 2008): 4298-4305. Full Text

Gebhardt, P, Crumbliss, AL, Miller, MJ, and Möllmann, U. "Synthesis and biological activity of saccharide based lipophilic siderophore mimetics as potential growth promoters for mycobacteria." Biometals 21.1 (February 2008): 41-51. Full Text