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

Kachadourian, R, Flaherty, MM, Crumbliss, AL, Patel, M, and Day, BJ. "Synthesis and in vitro antioxidant properties of manganese(III) beta-octabromo-meso-tetrakis(4-carboxyphenyl)porphyrin." J Inorg Biochem 95.4 (July 1, 2003): 240-248.

Gabricević, M, and Crumbliss, AL. "Kinetics and mechanism of iron(III)-nitrilotriacetate complex reactions with phosphate and acetohydroxamic acid." Inorg Chem 42.13 (June 30, 2003): 4098-4101. Full Text

Dhungana, S, Miller, MJ, Dong, L, Ratledge, C, and Crumbliss, AL. "Iron chelation properties of an extracellular siderophore exochelin MN." J Am Chem Soc 125.25 (June 25, 2003): 7654-7663. Full Text

Dhungana, S, Taboy, CH, Anderson, DS, Vaughan, KG, Aisen, P, Mietzner, TA, and Crumbliss, AL. "The influence of the synergistic anion on iron chelation by ferric binding protein, a bacterial transferrin." Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100.7 (April 1, 2003): 3659-3664. Full Text

Dhungana, S, Heggemann, S, Gebhardt, P, Möllmann, U, and Crumbliss, AL. "Fe(III) coordination properties of a new saccharide-based exocyclic trihydroxamate analogue of ferrichrome." Inorg Chem 42.1 (January 13, 2003): 42-50. Full Text

Boukhalfa, H, and Crumbliss, AL. "Chemical aspects of siderophore mediated iron transport." Biometals 15.4 (December 2002): 325-339. (Review)

Bonaventura, C, Taboy, CH, Low, PS, Stevens, RD, Lafon, C, and Crumbliss, AL. "Heme redox properties of S-nitrosated hemoglobin A0 and hemoglobin S: implications for interactions of nitric oxide with normal and sickle red blood cells." J Biol Chem 277.17 (April 26, 2002): 14557-14563. Full Text

Wirgau, JI, Spasojević, I, Boukhalfa, H, Batinić-Haberle, I, and Crumbliss, AL. "Thermodynamics, kinetics, and mechanism of the stepwise dissociation and formation of Tris(L-lysinehydroxamato)iron(III) in aqueous acid." Inorg Chem 41.6 (March 25, 2002): 1464-1473.