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

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. Pubmed, doi:10.1021/ic0103143. Full Text

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

Flaherty, M., and A. L. Crumbliss. “Electron-induced inversion of helical chirality in copper complexes of N,N-dialkylmethionines.” Chemtracts, vol. 14, no. 5, Aug. 2001, pp. 237–42.

Dhungana, S., and A. L. Crumbliss. “Microbial iron transport via a siderophore shuttle: A membrane ion transport paradigm.” Chemtracts, vol. 14, no. 5, Aug. 2001, pp. 258–65.

Boukhalfa, H., and A. L. Crumbliss. “Kinetics and mechanism of a catalytic chloride ion effect on the dissociation of model siderophore hydroxamate-iron(III) complexes.Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 40, no. 17, Aug. 2001, pp. 4183–90. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ic010050k. Full Text

Taboy, C. H., et al. “Fe3+ coordination and redox properties of a bacterial transferrin.The Journal of Biological Chemistry, vol. 276, no. 4, Jan. 2001, pp. 2719–24. Epmc, doi:10.1074/jbc.m004763200. Full Text