Faculty Profiles

Barbara R. Shaw
William T. Miller Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Chemistry
1105 French Family Science Ctr, Box 90346, Chemistry Department, Durham, NC 27708-0346
(919) 451-9197
(919) 660-1605



Ph.D., University of Washington 1973

M.S., University of Washington 1967

B.A., Bryn Mawr College 1965

Porter, K. W., et al. “N7-cyanoborane-2'-deoxyguanosine 5'-triphosphate is a good substrate for DNA polymerase.Biochemistry, vol. 34, no. 37, Sept. 1995, pp. 11963–69. Epmc, doi:10.1021/bi00037a038. Full Text

Rajendran, K. G., et al. “Anti-inflammatory and anti-osteoporotic activities of base-boronated nucleosides and phosphate-boronated nucleotides in rodents.Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, vol. 83, no. 10, Oct. 1994, pp. 1391–95. Epmc, doi:10.1002/jps.2600831005. Full Text

Chen, H., and B. R. Shaw. “Bisulfite induces tandem double CC-->TT mutations in double-stranded DNA. 2. Kinetics of cytosine deamination.Biochemistry, vol. 33, no. 14, Apr. 1994, pp. 4121–29. Epmc, doi:10.1021/bi00180a004. Full Text

Moyer, R., et al. “Echinomycin, a bis-intercalating agent, induces C-->T mutations via cytosine deamination.Mutation Research, vol. 288, no. 2, Aug. 1993, pp. 291–300. Epmc, doi:10.1016/0027-5107(93)90097-y. Full Text

Frederico, L. A., et al. “Cytosine deamination in mismatched base pairs.Biochemistry, vol. 32, no. 26, July 1993, pp. 6523–30. Epmc, doi:10.1021/bi00077a005. Full Text

Chen, H., and B. R. Shaw. “Kinetics of bisulfite-induced cytosine deamination in single-stranded DNA.Biochemistry, vol. 32, no. 14, Apr. 1993, pp. 3535–39. Epmc, doi:10.1021/bi00065a003. Full Text

Hall, I. H., et al. “Hypolipidemic activity of boronated nucleosides and nucleotides in rodents.Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy = Biomedecine & Pharmacotherapie, vol. 47, no. 2–3, Jan. 1993, pp. 79–87. Epmc, doi:10.1016/0753-3322(93)90295-v. Full Text

Sood, A., et al. “The synthesis and anti-neoplastic activity of N2-isobutyryl-2'-deoxyguanosine-N7-cyanoborane derivatives.Die Pharmazie, vol. 47, no. 11, Nov. 1992, pp. 833–38.

Hall, I. H., et al. “Antineoplastic activity of boron-containing thymidine nucleosides in Tmolt3 leukemic cells.Anticancer Research, vol. 12, no. 4, July 1992, pp. 1091–97.

MacPhail, R. A., et al. “Variable temperature infrared spectroscopy of cytosine-guanine base pairs: tautomerism versus polarization.Journal of Biomolecular Structure & Dynamics, vol. 9, no. 5, Apr. 1992, pp. 881–98. Epmc, doi:10.1080/07391102.1992.10507964. Full Text