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

Dhungana, S, Harrington, JM, Gebhardt, P, Möllmann, U, and Crumbliss, AL. "Iron Coordination Properties of a Saccharide Platform Ferrichrome Analogue." Inorg. Chem. 46 (2007): 8362-. (Academic Article)

Valdebenito, M, Crumbliss, AL, Winkelmann, G, and Hantke, K. "Environmental factors influence the production of enterobactin, salmochelin, aerobactin, and yersiniabactin in Escherichia coli strain Nissle 1917." Int J Med Microbiol 296.8 (December 2006): 513-520. Full Text

Mies, KA, Wirgau, JI, and Crumbliss, AL. "Ternary complex formation facilitates a redox mechanism for iron release from a siderophore." Biometals 19.2 (April 2006): 115-126. Full Text

Chesnut, DB, and Crumbliss, AL. "An ELF and AIM study of NO2 and N2O4." CHEMICAL PHYSICS 315.1-2 (August 8, 2005): 53-58. Full Text

Dhungana, S, Anderson, DS, Mietzner, TA, and Crumbliss, AL. "Kinetics of iron release from ferric binding protein (FbpA): mechanistic implications in bacterial periplasm-to-cytosol Fe3+ transport." Biochemistry 44.28 (July 19, 2005): 9606-9618. Full Text

Summers, JS, Base, K, Boukhalfa, H, Payne, JE, Shaw, BR, and Crumbliss, AL. "Use of phosphorus ligand NMR probes to investigate electronic and second-sphere solvent effects in ligand substitution reactions at manganese(II) and manganese(III)." Inorg Chem 44.10 (May 16, 2005): 3405-3411. Full Text

Dhungana, S, and Crumbliss, AL. "Coordination chemistry and redox processes in siderophore-mediated iron transport." Geomicrobiology Journal 22.3-4 (2005): 87-98. Full Text

Chesnut, DB, and Crumbliss, AL. "An ELF and AIM study of NO2 and N2O4." Chemical Physics 315.1-2 (2005): 53-58. Full Text

Roulhac, PL, Powell, KD, Dhungana, S, Weaver, KD, Mietzner, TA, Crumbliss, AL, and Fitzgerald, MC. "SUPREX (Stability of Unpurified Proteins from Rates of H/D Exchange) analysis of the thermodynamics of synergistic anion binding by ferric-binding protein (FbpA), a bacterial transferrin." Biochemistry 43.50 (December 21, 2004): 15767-15774. Full Text

Bonaventura, C, Fago, A, Henkens, R, and Crumbliss, AL. "Critical redox and allosteric aspects of nitric oxide interactions with hemoglobin." Antioxid Redox Signal 6.6 (December 2004): 979-991. (Review) Full Text