Recent Publications for Chemistry

“n-Butanol partitioning and phase behavior in DPPC/DOPC membranes" Y. Kurniawan, K.P. Venkataramanan, C. Scholz, G.D. Bothun, J. Phys. Chem. B 2012, 116, 5919-24.

“Impact of Impurities in Biodiesel-Derived Crude Glycerol on the fermentation by Clostridium pasteurianum ATCC 6013” Venkataramanan, K.P., Boatman, J.J. Kurniawan, Y., Taconi, K.A., Bothun, G.D., Scholz, C. Applied Microbiol. Biotechnol. 2012, 93(3), 1325-1335.

“Synthesis and self-assembly of well-defined Poly(amino acid) end Capped Poly(ethylene glycol) and Poly(2-methyl-2-oxazoline)” Obeid, R., Scholz, C. Biomacromolecules, 2011, 12 (10), 3797–3804.

“Profiling of bioactive compounds in cultivars of Runner and Valencia peanut market-types using liquid chromatography/APCI mass spectrometry .”  Yvonne Chukwumah, Lloyd Walker, Bernhard Vogler, and Martha Verghese,  Food Chemistry, 2012, 132, 525-31.

“In Vitro Absorption of Dietary trans-resveratrol from Boiled and Roasted Peanuts in Caco-2 Cells.”  Yvonne Chukwumah, Lloyd Walker, Bernhard Vogler, and Martha Verghese,  Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 2011, 59, 12323-9.

“Lignin-derived oak phenolics:  A theoretical examination of additional potential health benefits of red wine.”  Setzer, W.N.  Journal of Molecular Modeling, 2011, 17, 1841-1845.

“Chemical compositions of the leaf essential oils of Aralia spinosa from three habitats in northern Alabama.”  Davé, P.C.; Vogler, B.; Setzer, W.N.  American Journal of Plant Sciences, 2011, 2, 507-510.

“Vitexin inhibits polyubiquitin synthesis by the ubiquitin-conjugating enzyme E2-25K.”  Helms, K.M.; Wilson, R.C.; Ogungbe, I.V.; Setzer, W.N.; Twigg, P.D.  Natural Product Communications, 
2011, 6, 1411-1416.

“Peptidyl-tRNA hydrolase screening combined with molecular docking reveals the antibiotic potential of Syzygium johnsonii bark extract.”  Harris, S.M.; McFeeters, H.; Ogungbe, I.V.; Cruz-Vera, L.R.; Setzer, W.N.; Jackes, B.R.; McFeeters, R.L.  Natural Product Communications, 2011, 6, 1421-1424.

“Drugs from the cloudforest:  The search for new medicines from Monteverde, Costa Rica.”  Setzer, W.N.  Natural Product Communications, 2011, 6, 1549-1558

“Prospectives to produce positively or negatively charged polyhydroxyalkanoic acids” Scholz, C. Appl.Microbiol. Biotechn. 2010, 88, 829-837

“Reaction Kinetics and Critical Phenomena: Iodination of Acetone in Isobutyric Acid + Water Near the Consolute Point.”Baichuan Hu and James  K. BairdJournal of Physical Chemistry A 114, 355 – 359 (2010).

“Chemical Equilibrium and Critical Phenomena: The Solubilities of Iron (III) Oxide and Cobalt (II, III) Oxide in Isobutyric Acid + Water Near the Consolute Point.” Baichuan Hu and James K. Baird, International Journal of Thermophysics 31, 717 – 726 (2010).

“Self-assembly of ABA triblock copolymers based on functionalized polydimethylsiloxane and polymethyloxazoline”, Theogarajan, L., Li, H., Busse, K., Desai, S., Kerssler, J., Scholz, C., Polymer International, 2010, 59 (9), 1191-1198