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., and A. L. Crumbliss. “Treatment of iron deficiency anemia: are monomeric iron compounds suitable for parenteral administration?.” The Journal of Laboratory and Clinical Medicine, vol. 136, no. 5, Nov. 2000, pp. 371–78. Epmc, doi:10.1067/mlc.2000.110368. Full Text

Boukhalfa, H., and A. L. Crumbliss. “Multiple-path dissociation mechanism for mono- and dinuclear tris(hydroxamato)iron(III) complexes with dihydroxamic acid ligands in aqueous solution..” Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 39, no. 19, Sept. 2000, pp. 4318–31. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ic0001659. Full Text

Trzaska, S. M., et al. “Microcalorimetric determination of thermodynamic parameters for ionophore-siderophore host-guest complex formation..” Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 39, no. 6, Mar. 2000, pp. 1071–75. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ic9908571. Full Text

Spasojević, I., and A. L. Crumbliss. “PH induced active ("Uphill") liquid membrane transport of ferrioxamine B by the ionizable ionophore lasalocid.” Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 38, no. 13, Dec. 1999, pp. 3248–50.

Spasojevic, Ivan, et al. “Electrochemical Behavior of the Fe(III) Complexes of the Cyclic Hydroxamate Siderophores Alcaligin and Desferrioxamine E..” Inorg Chem, vol. 38, no. 3, Feb. 1999, pp. 449–54.

Bonaventura, C., et al. “Internal electron transfer between hemes and Cu(II) bound at cysteine beta93 promotes methemoglobin reduction by carbon monoxide..” The Journal of Biological Chemistry, vol. 274, no. 9, Feb. 1999, pp. 5499–507. Epmc, doi:10.1074/jbc.274.9.5499. Full Text

Taboy, C. H., et al. “Spectroelectrochemistry of heme proteins: effects of active-site heterogeneity on Nernst plots..” Bioelectrochemistry and Bioenergetics (Lausanne, Switzerland), vol. 48, no. 1, Feb. 1999, pp. 79–86. Epmc, doi:10.1016/s0302-4598(98)00236-0. Full Text

Spasojević, I., and A. L. Crumbliss. “Bulk liquid membrane transport of ferrioxamine B by neutral and ionizable carriers.” Journal of the Chemical Society  Dalton Transactions, no. 23, Dec. 1998, pp. 4021–27.