Faculty Profiles

Eric John Toone
Professor Emeritus of Chemistry
3236 French Science Center, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-1506
(919) 660-1591



Ph.D., University of Toronto (Canada) 1988

M.S., University of Toronto (Canada) 1985

B.S., University of Guelph (Canada) 1983

Research Areas:
Synthesis, Physical, Organic

Bowers, Carleen M., et al. “A general and efficient cantilever functionalization technique for AFM molecular recognition studies..” Biopolymers, vol. 97, no. 10, Oct. 2012, pp. 761–65. Epmc, doi:10.1002/bip.22061. Full Text

Bowers, Carleen M., et al. “Multicomponent patterning of indium tin oxide..” Acs Applied Materials & Interfaces, vol. 4, no. 8, Aug. 2012, pp. 3932–37. Epmc, doi:10.1021/am300768f. Full Text

Cheriyan, Manoj, et al. “Improving upon nature: active site remodeling produces highly efficient aldolase activity toward hydrophobic electrophilic substrates..” Biochemistry, vol. 51, no. 8, Feb. 2012, pp. 1658–68. Epmc, doi:10.1021/bi201899b. Full Text

Coombs, G. S., et al. “Modulation of Wnt/β-catenin signaling and proliferation by a ferrous iron chelator with therapeutic efficacy in genetically engineered mouse models of cancer..” Oncogene, vol. 31, no. 2, Jan. 2012, pp. 213–25. Pubmed, doi:10.1038/onc.2011.228. Full Text

Yamazaki, Akihiro, et al. “Derivatives of plant phenolic compound affect the type III secretion system of Pseudomonas aeruginosa via a GacS-GacA two-component signal transduction system..” Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, vol. 56, no. 1, Jan. 2012, pp. 36–43. Epmc, doi:10.1128/AAC.00732-11. Full Text

Cheriyan, Manoj, et al. “Directed evolution of a pyruvate aldolase to recognize a long chain acyl substrate..” Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry, vol. 19, no. 21, Nov. 2011, pp. 6447–53. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.bmc.2011.08.056. Full Text

Lund, Line Naomi, et al. “Exploring variation in binding of Protein A and Protein G to immunoglobulin type G by isothermal titration calorimetry..” Journal of Molecular Recognition : Jmr, vol. 24, no. 6, Nov. 2011, pp. 945–52. Epmc, doi:10.1002/jmr.1140. Full Text

Wilfong, Erin M., et al. “A multidisciplinary approach to probing enthalpy-entropy compensation and the interfacial mobility model..” Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 133, no. 30, Aug. 2011, pp. 11515–23. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ja1098287. Full Text

Nguyen, Bidong D., et al. “Lipooligosaccharide is required for the generation of infectious elementary bodies in Chlamydia trachomatis..” Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, vol. 108, no. 25, June 2011, pp. 10284–89. Pubmed, doi:10.1073/pnas.1107478108. Full Text

Shestopalov, Alexander A., et al. “Soft-lithographic approach to functionalization and nanopatterning oxide-free silicon..” Langmuir : The Acs Journal of Surfaces and Colloids, vol. 27, no. 10, May 2011, pp. 6478–85. Epmc, doi:10.1021/la200373g. Full Text