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

Boukhalfa, Hakim, and Alvin L. Crumbliss. “Chemical aspects of siderophore mediated iron transport..” Biometals : An International Journal on the Role of Metal Ions in Biology, Biochemistry, and Medicine, vol. 15, no. 4, Dec. 2002, pp. 325–39. Epmc, doi:10.1023/a:1020218608266. Full Text

Bonaventura, Celia, et 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, vol. 277, no. 17, Apr. 2002, pp. 14557–63. Pubmed, doi:10.1074/jbc.M107658200. Full Text

Taboy, Céline H., et al. “Anaerobic oxidations of myoglobin and hemoglobin by spectroelectrochemistry..” Methods in Enzymology, vol. 353, Jan. 2002, pp. 187–209. Epmc, doi:10.1016/s0076-6879(02)53048-2. Full Text

Nguyen-Van-Duong, M. K., et al. “Synthesis, ligand pK(a), and Fe(III) complexation constants for a series of bipodal dihydroxamic acids..” Inorg Chem, vol. 40, no. 23, Nov. 2001, pp. 5948–53.

Trzaska, S. M., et al. “Optimization of the lariat ether carboxylic acid host structure for ferrioxamine B: demonstration of a second coordination shell chelate effect..” Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 40, no. 23, Nov. 2001, pp. 5823–28. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ic010095l. Full Text

Olmstead, E. G., et al. “Use of SDS micelles to stabilize a ternary intermediate in the reaction of ferrioxamine B and 1,10-phenanthroline..” Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 40, no. 21, Oct. 2001, pp. 5420–27. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ic0008621. Full Text

Dhungana, S., et al. “Crystal structure of ferrioxamine B: a comparative analysis and implications for molecular recognition..” Journal of Biological Inorganic Chemistry : Jbic : A Publication of the Society of Biological Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 6, no. 8, Oct. 2001, pp. 810–18. Epmc, doi:10.1007/s007750100259. Full Text