Faculty Profiles

Christine K. Payne
Associate Professor of Chemistry
701 W. Main St., Office 4306, Chesterfield Building, Durham, NC 27701
(919) 681-2096



Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley 2003

Payne, Christine K. “A protein corona primer for physical chemists..” The Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 151, no. 13, Oct. 2019. Epmc, doi:10.1063/1.5120178. Full Text

Morris, Joshua D., and Christine K. Payne. “Microscopy and Cell Biology: New Methods and New Questions..” Annual Review of Physical Chemistry, vol. 70, June 2019, pp. 199–218. Epmc, doi:10.1146/annurev-physchem-042018-052527. Full Text

Jayaram, D. T., et al. “TiO2 nanoparticles generate superoxide and alter gene expression in human lung cells.” Rsc Advances, vol. 9, no. 43, Jan. 2019, pp. 25039–47. Scopus, doi:10.1039/c9ra04037d. Full Text

Jayaram, Dhanya T., et al. “Protein Corona in Response to Flow: Effect on Protein Concentration and Structure..” Biophysical Journal, vol. 115, no. 2, July 2018, pp. 209–16. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.bpj.2018.02.036. Full Text

Runa, Sabiha, et al. “Nanoparticle-Cell Interactions: Relevance for Public Health..” The Journal of Physical Chemistry. B, vol. 122, no. 3, Jan. 2018, pp. 1009–16. Epmc, doi:10.1021/acs.jpcb.7b08650. Full Text

Thourson, Scott B., and Christine K. Payne. “Modulation of action potentials using PEDOT:PSS conducting polymer microwires.” Scientific Reports, vol. 7, no. 1, Springer Nature, Dec. 2017. Crossref, doi:10.1038/s41598-017-11032-3. Full Text Open Access Copy

Runa, Sabiha, et al. “TiO2 Nanoparticle-Induced Oxidation of the Plasma Membrane: Importance of the Protein Corona..” The Journal of Physical Chemistry. B, vol. 121, no. 37, Sept. 2017, pp. 8619–25. Epmc, doi:10.1021/acs.jpcb.7b04208. Full Text

Morris, Joshua D., et al. “Conducting polymer nanowires for control of local protein concentration in solution.” Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, vol. 50, no. 17, IOP Publishing, May 2017, pp. 174003–174003. Crossref, doi:10.1088/1361-6463/aa60b0. Full Text

Flores, J. J., et al. “Heme protein-mediated synthesis of PEDOT: PSS: enhancing conductivity by inhibiting heme degradation.” Rsc Advances, vol. 7, no. 20, 2017, pp. 12017–21.


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