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

Anderson, Damon S., et al. “The Haemophilus influenzae hFbpABC Fe3+ transporter: analysis of the membrane permease and development of a gallium-based screen for mutants..” Journal of Bacteriology, vol. 189, no. 14, July 2007, pp. 5130–41. Epmc, doi:10.1128/JB.00145-07. Full Text

Dhungana, S., et al. “Iron Coordination Properties of a Saccharide Platform Ferrichrome Analogue.” Inorg. Chem., vol. 46, 2007.

Valdebenito, Marianne, et al. “Environmental factors influence the production of enterobactin, salmochelin, aerobactin, and yersiniabactin in Escherichia coli strain Nissle 1917..” International Journal of Medical Microbiology : Ijmm, vol. 296, no. 8, Dec. 2006, pp. 513–20. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.ijmm.2006.06.003. Full Text

Mies, Kassy A., et al. “Ternary complex formation facilitates a redox mechanism for iron release from a siderophore..” Biometals : An International Journal on the Role of Metal Ions in Biology, Biochemistry, and Medicine, vol. 19, no. 2, Apr. 2006, pp. 115–26. Epmc, doi:10.1007/s10534-005-4342-1. Full Text

Chesnut, D. B., and A. L. Crumbliss. “An ELF and AIM study of NO2 and N2O4.” Chemical Physics, vol. 315, no. 1–2, Aug. 2005, pp. 53–58. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.chemphys.2005.04.002. Full Text

Dhungana, Suraj, et al. “Kinetics of iron release from ferric binding protein (FbpA): mechanistic implications in bacterial periplasm-to-cytosol Fe3+ transport..” Biochemistry, vol. 44, no. 28, July 2005, pp. 9606–18. Epmc, doi:10.1021/bi0505518. Full Text

Summers, Jack S., et 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)..” Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 44, no. 10, May 2005, pp. 3405–11. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ic048618n. Full Text

Dhungana, S., and A. L. Crumbliss. “Coordination chemistry and redox processes in siderophore-mediated iron transport.” Geomicrobiology Journal, vol. 22, no. 3–4, Apr. 2005, pp. 87–98. Scopus, doi:10.1080/01490450590945870. Full Text

Chesnut, D. B., and A. L. Crumbliss. “An ELF and AIM study of NO2 and N2O4.” Chemical Physics, vol. 315, no. 1–2, 2005, pp. 53–58. Scival, doi:10.1016/j.chemphys.2005.04.002. Full Text