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

Gupta, A, Pratt, RD, and Crumbliss, AL. "Ferrous iron content of intravenous iron formulations." Biometals : an international journal on the role of metal ions in biology, biochemistry, and medicine 29.3 (June 2016): 411-415. Full Text

Crumbliss, AL, Franz, KJ, and Thiele, DJ. "Preface." BioMetals 28.3 (June 2015): 431-431. Full Text

Banerjee, S, Weerasinghe, AJ, Parker Siburt, CJ, Kreulen, RT, Armstrong, SK, Brickman, TJ, Lambert, LA, and Crumbliss, AL. "Bordetella pertussis FbpA binds both unchelated iron and iron siderophore complexes." Biochemistry 53.24 (June 13, 2014): 3952-3960. Full Text

Mollan, TL, Jia, Y, Banerjee, S, Wu, G, Kreulen, RT, Tsai, A-L, Olson, JS, Crumbliss, AL, and Alayash, AI. "Redox properties of human hemoglobin in complex with fractionated dimeric and polymeric human haptoglobin." Free radical biology & medicine 69 (April 2014): 265-277. Full Text

Miller, EP, Böttger, LH, Weerasinghe, AJ, Crumbliss, AL, Matzanke, BF, Meyer-Klaucke, W, Küpper, FC, and Carrano, CJ. "Surface-bound iron: a metal ion buffer in the marine brown alga Ectocarpus siliculosus?." J Exp Bot 65.2 (February 2014): 585-594. Full Text

Weerasinghe, AJ, Amin, SA, Barker, RA, Othman, T, Romano, AN, Parker Siburt, CJ, Tisnado, J, Lambert, LA, Huxford, T, Carrano, CJ, and Crumbliss, AL. "Borate as a synergistic anion for Marinobacter algicola ferric binding protein, FbpA: a role for boron in iron transport in marine life." J Am Chem Soc 135.39 (October 2, 2013): 14504-14507. Full Text

Fago, A, Crumbliss, AL, Hendrich, MP, Pearce, LL, Peterson, J, Henkens, R, and Bonaventura, C. "Oxygen binding to partially nitrosylated hemoglobin." Biochim Biophys Acta 1834.9 (September 2013): 1894-1900. Full Text

Romano, A, Trimble, L, Hobusch, AR, Schroeder, KJ, Amin, SA, Hartnett, AD, Barker, RA, Crumbliss, AL, and Carrano, CJ. "Regulation of iron transport related genes by boron in the marine bacterium Marinobacter algicola DG893." Metallomics 5.8 (August 2013): 1025-1030. Full Text

Grant, GA, Hankinson, T, Muh, C, and Dumont, A. "The 62nd Annual Meeting of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons was held in Chicago, Illinois from October 6-10, 2012. Preface." Neurosurgery 60 Suppl 1 (August 2013): v-. Full Text

Bonaventura, C, Henkens, R, Alayash, AI, Banerjee, S, and Crumbliss, AL. "Molecular controls of the oxygenation and redox reactions of hemoglobin." Antioxid Redox Signal 18.17 (June 10, 2013): 2298-2313. (Review) Full Text