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Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles (Original Research)

  1. Structural basis for catalysis by onconase. J. Eugene Lee, Euiyoung Bae, Craig A. Bingman, George N. Phillips, Jr., and Ronald T. Raines (2008). Journal of Molecular Biology. 375, 165–177. [PubMed] [PDF]
  2. Trimethyl lock: A stable chromogenic substrate for esterases. Michael N. Levine, Luke D. Lavis, and Ronald T. Raines (2008). Molecules 13, 204–211. [PubMed] [PDF]
  3. 4-Chloroprolines: Synthesis, conformational analysis, and effect on the collagen triple helix. Matthew D. Shoulders, Ilia A. Guzei, and Ronald T. Raines (2008). Biopolymers 89, 443–454. [PubMed] [PDF]
  4. Stabilization of the collagen triple helix by O-methylation of hydroxyproline residues. Frank W. Kotch, Ilia A. Guzei, and Ronald T. Raines (2008). Journal of the American Chemical Society 130, 2952–2953. [PubMed] [PDF] [Supporting Information]
  5. Electronic and steric effects on the rate of the traceless Staudinger ligation. Annie Tam, Matthew B. Soellner, and Ronald T. Raines (2008). Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry 6, 1173–1175. [PubMed] [PDF] [Supporting Information]
  6. Genetic selection for peptide inhibitors of angiogenin. Bryan D. Smith and Ronald T. Raines (2008). Protein Engineering, Design & Selection 21, 289–294. [PubMed] [PDF] [Supporting Information]
  7. Self-assembled collagen-like peptide fibers as templates for metallic nanowires. Daniel Gottlieb, Stephen A. Morin, Song Jin, and Ronald T. Raines (2008). Journal of Materials Chemistry 18, 3865–3870. [PubMed] [PDF] [Supporting Information]
  8. Practical syntheses of 4-fluoroprolines. Mukund S. Chorghade, Debendra K. Mohapatra, Gokarneswar Sahoo, Mukund K. Gurjar, Manish V. Mandlecha, Nitin Bhoite, Santosh Moghe, and Ronald T. Raines (2008). Journal of Fluorine Chemistry 129, 781–784. [PubMed] [PDF]
  9. Conformational preferences of substrates for human prolyl 4-hydroxylase. Kelly L. Gorres, Ram Edupuganti, Grant R. Krow, and Ronald T. Raines (2008). Biochemistry 47, 9447–9455. [PubMed] [PDF]
  10. Hydrolytic stability of hydrazones and oximes. Jeet Kalia and Ronald T. Raines (2008).Angewandte Chemie International Edition 47, 7523–7526. [PubMed] [PDF] [Supporting Information]
  11. A highly sensitive fluorogenic probe for cytochrome P450 activity in live cells. Melissa M. Yatzeck, Luke D. Lavis, Tzu-Yuan Chao, Sunil S. Chandran, and Ronald T. Raines (2008). Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters 18, 5864–5866. [PubMed] [PDF] [Supporting Information]
  12. Interaction of onconase with the human ribonuclease inhibitor protein. Rebecca F. Turcotte and Ronald T. Raines (2008). Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications 377, 512–514. [PubMed] [PDF]
  13. Design and characterization of an HIV-specific ribonuclease zymogen. Rebecca F. Turcotte and Ronald T. Raines (2008). AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses 24, 1357–1363. [PubMed] [PDF]

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles (Reviews)

  1. Ribonucleases as novel chemotherapeutics: The ranpirnase example. J. Eugene Lee and Ronald T. Raines (2008). BioDrugs 22, 53–58. [PubMed] [PDF]
  2. Bright ideas for chemical biology. Luke D. Lavis and Ronald T. Raines (2008). ACS Chemical Biology 3, 142–155. [PubMed] [PDF] [Poster]
  3. Evasion of ribonuclease inhibitor as a determinant of ribonuclease cytotoxicity. Thomas J. Rutkoski and Ronald T. Raines (2008). Current Pharmaceutical Biotechnology 9, 185–199. [PubMed] [PDF]
  4. Olefin metathesis for chemical biology. Joseph B. Binder and Ronald T. Raines (2008). Current Opinion in Chemical Biology 12, 767–773. [PubMed] [PDF]


  1. Jeremy R. Knowles (1935–2008). Ronald T. Raines (2008). ACS Chemical Biology 3, 262–264. [PubMed] [PDF]
  2. Peptides and peptidomimetics as prototypes. Helma Wennemers and Ronald T. Raines (2008). Current Opinion in Chemical Biology 12, 690–691. [PubMed] [PDF]