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

Bonaventura, Celia, et al. “Critical redox and allosteric aspects of nitric oxide interactions with hemoglobin..” Antioxidants & Redox Signaling, vol. 6, no. 6, Dec. 2004, pp. 979–91. Epmc, doi:10.1089/ars.2004.6.979. Full Text

Dhungana, Suraj, et al. “Phosphate ester hydrolysis is catalyzed by a bacterial transferrin: potential implications for in vivo iron transport mechanisms..” Journal of Inorganic Biochemistry, vol. 98, no. 11, Nov. 2004, pp. 1975–77. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.jinorgbio.2004.08.004. Full Text

Bonaventura, C., et al. “New insights into the proton-dependent oxygen affinity of Root effect haemoglobins..” Acta Physiologica Scandinavica, vol. 182, no. 3, Nov. 2004, pp. 245–58. Epmc, doi:10.1111/j.1365-201x.2004.01359.x. Full Text

Dhungana, Suraj, et al. “Iron chelation properties of an extracellular siderophore exochelin MS..” Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 43, no. 20, Oct. 2004, pp. 6274–83. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ic049343e. Full Text

Heymann, J. J., and A. L. Crumbliss. “Kinetics and mechanism of axial ligand substitution of alkyl cobaloximes by substituted pyridines in different solvents.” Chemtracts, vol. 17, no. 10, Oct. 2004, pp. 527–33.

Gabricević, Mario, et al. “Kinetics and mechanism of iron(III) complexation by ferric binding protein: the role of phosphate..” Biochemistry, vol. 43, no. 19, May 2004, pp. 5811–19. Epmc, doi:10.1021/bi036217y. Full Text

Boukhalfa, Hakim, et al. “Beryllium(II) binding to ATP and ADP: potentiometric determination of the thermodynamic constants and implications for in vivo toxicity..” Biometals : An International Journal on the Role of Metal Ions in Biology, Biochemistry, and Medicine, vol. 17, no. 2, Apr. 2004, pp. 105–09. Epmc, doi:10.1023/b:biom.0000018359.25658.9c. Full Text

Dhungana, Suraj, et al. “Redox properties of human transferrin bound to its receptor..” Biochemistry, vol. 43, no. 1, Jan. 2004, pp. 205–09. Epmc, doi:10.1021/bi0353631. Full Text

Dhungana, Suraj, et al. “Crystal and molecular structures of ionophore-siderophore host-guest supramolecular assemblies relevant to molecular recognition..” Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 125, no. 48, Dec. 2003, pp. 14760–67. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ja035778+. Full Text