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Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles (Original Research)

  1. Organocatalytic conversion of cellulose into a platform chemical. Benjamin R. Caes, Michael J. Palte, and Ronald T. Raines (2013). Chemical Science 4, 196–199. PubMed [PDF] [Supporting Information]
  2. Fluorogenic label to quantify the cytosolic delivery of macromolecules. Tzu-Yuan Chao and Ronald T. Raines (2013). Molecular BioSystems 9, 339–342. [PubMed] [PDF]
  3. A novel fully human antitumor immunoRNase resistant to the RNase inhibitor. Gennaro Riccio, Chiara D'Avino, Ronald T. Raines, and Claudia De Lorenzo (2013). Protein Engineering, Design & Selection 26, 243–248. [PubMed] [PDF]
  4. Protein prosthesis: β-Peptides as reverse-turn surrogates. Ulrich Arnold, Bayard R. Huck, Samuel H. Gellman, and Ronald T. Raines (2013). Protein Science 22, 274–279. [PubMed] [PDF] [ Supporting Information]
  5. Intimate interactions with carbonyl groups: Dipole–dipole or nπ*? Kimberli J. Kamer, Amit Choudhary, and Ronald T. Raines (2013). Journal of Organic Chemistry 78, 2099–2103. [PubMed] [PDF] [Supporting Information]
  6. Structures of the noncanonical RNA ligase RtcB reveal the mechanism of histidine guanylylation. Kevin K. Desai, Craig A. Bingman, George N. Phillips, Jr., and Ronald T. Raines (2013). Biochemistry 52, 2518–2525. [PubMed] [PDF] [Supporting Information]
  7. Fluorogenic probe for constitutive cellular endocytosis. Michael N. Levine, Trish T. Hoang, and Ronald T. Raines (2013). Chemistry & Biology 20, 614–618. [PDF] [Supporting Information]
  8. Pyramidalization of a carbonyl C atom in (2S)-N-(selenoacteyl)proline methyl ester. Ilia A. Guzei, Amit Choudhary, and Ronald T. Raines (2013). Acta Crystallographica E69, o805–o806. [PubMed] [PDF]
  9. nπ* Interactions of amides and thioamides: Implications for protein stability. Robert W. Newberry, Brett VanVeller, and Ronald T. Raines (2013). Journal of the American Chemical Society 135, 7843–7846. [PubMed]
  10. Bioavailable affinity label for collagen prolyl 4-hydroxylase. James D. Vasta, Joshua J. Higgin, Elizabeth A. Kersteen, and Ronald T. Raines (2013). Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry 21, 3597–3601. [PubMed]
  11. Human ribonuclease with a pendant poly(ethylene glycol) inhibits tumor growth in mice. Thomas J. Rutkoski, John A. Kink, Laura E. Strong, and Ronald T. Raines (2013). Translational Oncology 6, 392–397. [PubMed] [PDF]
  12. nπ Interactions in poly(lactic acid) suggest a role in protein folding. Robert W. Newberry and Ronald T. Raines (2013). Chemical Communications 49, 7699–7701. [PubMed] [PDF]
  13. An nπ* interaction reduces the electrophilicity of the acceptor carbonyl group. Amit Choudhary, Charles G. Fry, Kimberli J. Kamer, and Ronald T. Raines (2013). Chemical Communications 49, 8166–8168. [PubMed] [PDF] [Supporting Information]
  14. Contribution of electrostatics to the binding of pancreatic-type ribonucleases to membranes. Nadia K. Sundlass, Chelcie H. Eller, Qiang Cui, and Ronald T. Raines (2013). Biochemistry 52, 6304–6312. [PubMed] [PDF]
  15. Facile chemical functionalization of proteins through intein-linked yeast display. Carrie J. Marshall, Nitin Agarwal, Jeet Kalia, Vanessa A. Grosskopf, Nicholas A. McGrath, Ronald T. Raines, and Eric V. Shusta (2013). Bioconjugate Chemistry 24, 1634–1644. [PubMed] [PDF] [Supporting Information]
  16. Conversion of azides into diazo compounds in water. Ho-Hsuan Chou and Ronald T. Raines (2013). Journal of the American Chemical Society 135, 14936–14939. [PubMed] [PDF] [Supporting Information]
  17. A divalent protecting group for benzoxaboroles. Brett VanVeller, Matthew R. Aronoff, and Ronald T. Raines (2013). RSC Advances 3, 21331–21333. [PubMed] [PDF] [Supporting Information]
  18. Simulated moving bed chromatography: Separation and recovery of sugars and ionic liquid from biomass hydrolysates. Benjamin R. Caes, Thomas R. Van Oosbree, Fachuang Lu, John Ralph, Christos T. Maravelias, and Ronald T. Raines (2013). ChemSusChem 6, 2083–2089. [PubMed] [PDF] [Supporting Information]
  19. Image of CoverCOVER ARTICLE: Thiols and selenols as electron-relay catalysts for disulfide-bond reduction. John C. Lukesh, III, Brett VanVeller, and Ronald T. Raines (2013). Angewandte Chemie International Edition 52, 12901–12904. [PubMed] [PDF] [Supporting Information]
  20. Detection of boronic acids through excited-state intramolecular proton-transfer fluorescence. Matthew R. Aronoff, Brett VanVeller, and Ronald T. Raines (2013). Organic Letters 15, 5382–5385. [PubMed] [PDF] [Supporting Information]
  21. Interplay of hydrogen bonds and nπ* interactions in proteins. Gail J. Bartlett, Robert W. Newberry, Brett VanVeller, Ronald T. Raines, and Derek N. Woolfson (2013). Journal of the American Chemical Society 135, 18682–18688. [PubMed] [PDF] [Supporting Information]

Conference Proceedings

  1. Enzymes as chemotherapeutic agents. Ronald T. Raines (2013). In Chembiomolecular Science: At the Frontier of Chemistry and Biology. Proceedings of the Uehara Memorial Foundation Symposium 2011 (Masakatsu Shibasaki, Masamitsu Iino, and Hiroyuki Osada, Eds.), pp. 281–291, Springer Japan, Tokyo, Japan. [PDF]
  2. nπ* Interactions in helices. Ronald T. Raines (2013). In Peptides Across the Pacific: The Proceedings of the 23rd American Peptide Symposium and the 6th International Peptide Symposium (Michal Lebl, Ed.), pp. 28–29, Prompt Scientific Publishing, San Diego, CA. [PDF]