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

Wilfong, Erin M., et al. “A single step purification for autolytic zinc proteinases..” Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters, vol. 20, no. 1, Jan. 2010, pp. 280–82. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.bmcl.2009.10.114. Full Text

Shestopalov, Alexander A., et al. “Inkless microcontact printing on SAMs of Boc- and TBS-protected thiols..” Nano Letters, vol. 10, no. 1, Jan. 2010, pp. 43–46. Epmc, doi:10.1021/nl902588d. Full Text Open Access Copy

Toone, E. J. “Forcing a closer look.” Biopolymers, vol. 93, no. 1, Jan. 2010. Scopus, doi:10.1002/bip.21330. Full Text

Rivera, M., et al. “Minimizing tip-sample contact force in automated atomic force microscope based force spectroscopy.” Proceedings of the Asme Design Engineering Technical Conference, vol. 6, Dec. 2009, pp. 731–36. Scopus, doi:10.1115/DETC2009-87378. Full Text

Gao, Weiping, et al. “In situ growth of a stoichiometric PEG-like conjugate at a protein's N-terminus with significantly improved pharmacokinetics..” Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, vol. 106, no. 36, Sept. 2009, pp. 15231–36. Pubmed, doi:10.1073/pnas.0904378106. Full Text

Arnold, John J., et al. “Eyedrops containing SA9000 prodrugs result in sustained reductions in intraocular pressure in rabbits..” J Ocul Pharmacol Ther, vol. 25, no. 3, June 2009, pp. 179–86. Pubmed, doi:10.1089/jop.2008.0107. Full Text

Chakrapani, Harinath, et al. “C-nitroso donors of nitric oxide..” The Journal of Organic Chemistry, vol. 74, no. 4, Feb. 2009, pp. 1450–53. Epmc, doi:10.1021/jo802517t. Full Text

Williams, Gavin J., and Jon S. Thorson. “Natural product glycosyltransferases: properties and applications..” Advances in Enzymology and Related Areas of Molecular Biology, vol. 76, Jan. 2009, pp. 55–119.

Toone, Eric J. “Advances in enzymology and related areas of molecular biology. Preface..” Advances in Enzymology and Related Areas of Molecular Biology, vol. 76, Jan. 2009, pp. ix–x.

Lai, Thung-S., et al. “Identification of chemical inhibitors to human tissue transglutaminase by screening existing drug libraries..” Chem Biol, vol. 15, no. 9, Sept. 2008, pp. 969–78. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.chembiol.2008.07.015. Full Text