Fellow's Publications

Below we include one representation publication per fellow for brevity (on average fellows publish 3.7 papers).

Arturo L. Aguirre (2014-2019)

Aguirre, A.L.; Chheda, P.R.; Lentz, S.R.C.;.Held, H.A.; Groves, N.P.; Hiasa, H.; Kerns, R.J. Identification of an ethyl 5,6-dihydropyrazolo[1,5- c]quinazoline-1-carboxylate as a catalytic inhibitor of DNA gyrase. Bioorg. Med. Chem., 2020, 28(10) 115439. PMID: 32234278

Fletcher Bain (2015-2022)

Bain, F.E., Wu, C.G., and Spies, M., Single-molecule sorting of posttranslationally modified DNA helicases (2016) Methods, S1046-2023(16)30132-3. PMID: 27223403; PMCID: PMC5160129

Justine L. Delgado (2013-2018)

Oppegard, L.M.; Delgado, J.L.; Kulkarni, C.A.; Towle, T.R.; Hart, D.E.; Williams, B.P.; Lentz, S.R.C.; Norris, B.J.; Flory, C.M.; Schumacher, R.J.; Murry, D.J.; Kerns. R.J.; Hiasa, H. Novel N-1 Substituted Fluoroquinolones Inhibit Human Topoisomerase I Activity and Exhibit Anti-proliferative Activity. Investigational New Drugs, 2019, 37(2) 378-383. PMCID: PMC6409185

Rose Gogal (2020-present)

Hinz, B. E., Walker, S. G., Xiong, A., Gogal, R. A., Schnieders, M. J., and Wallrath, L. L. (2021) In Silico and In Vivo Analysis of Amino Acid Substitutions That Cause Laminopathies, International Journal of Molecular
Sciences 22, 11226.

Kathryn Hobbs (2018-present)

Chheda, PR; Cooling, G; Dean, S; Propp, J; Hobbs, KF; Spies, MA. Decrypting a Cryptic Allosteric Pocket in H. pylori Glutamate Racemase. Commun Chem. 2021.

Noah Z. Laird (2017-Present)

N.Z. Laird, T.M. Acri, K. Tingle, A.K. Salem. Gene- and RNAi-Activated Scaffolds for Bone Tissue Engineering: Current Progress and Future Directions. Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews. 2021

Justin Ling (2018-2023) 

Ling JA, Gildenberg MS, Honda, M, Kondratick, Spies, M, Washington MT. Fork-Remodeling Helicase Rad5 Preferentially Reverses Replication Forks with Gaps in the Leading Strand. JMB Vol 435, Issue 4  28FEB2023 167946

Jacob Litman (2014-2019)

Litman, J., Thiel, A. C., and Schnieders, M. J. (2019) Scalable indirect free energy method applied to divalent cation-metalloprotein binding, J. Chem. Theory Comput. 15, 4602-4614.

Nicholas Luedtkte (2016-Present)

Karunarante, K, Luedtke, N, Quinn, DM, Kohen, A. Flavin-dependent thymidylate synthase: N5 of flavin as a Methylene carrier, Archives of
Biochemistry and Biophysics Volume 632, 15 October 2017, Pages 11-19 10.1016/j.abb.2017.08.011

Stephen Molinarolo (2013-2018)

Molinarolo S, Lee S, Leisle L, Lueck JD, Granata D, Carnevale V, Ahern CA. Cross-kingdom auxiliary subunit modulation of a voltage-gated sodium channel. J Biol Chem. 2018 Apr 6;293(14):4981-4992. doi: 10.1074/jbc.RA117.000852. Epub 2018 Jan 25. PMID: 29371400; PMCID: PMC5892571.

Joseph O'Brien (2016-present)

O'Brien JB, Wilkinson JC, Roman DL. Regulator of G-protein signaling (RGS) proteins as drug targets: Progress and future potentials. J Biol Chem. 2019 Dec 6;294(49):18571-18585.

Kyle T. Powers (2013-2018)

Powers, K.T., Elcock, A.H., and Washington, M.T. (2018) The C-terminal region of translesion synthesis DNA polymerase eta is partially unstructured and has high conformational flexibility. Nucleic Acids Res. 46, 3170-2120

Juliana Quarterman (2016-2021)

J.C. Quarterman, Y.W. Naguib, J.L. Chakka, D. Seol, J.A. Martin, A.K.Salem. HPLC-UV Method Validation for Amobarbital and Pharmaceutical Stability Evaluation when Dispersed in a Hyaluronic Acid Hydrogel: A New
Concept for Post-traumatic Osteoarthritis Prevention. Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. 2021

Erica Bader Ricker (2012-2017)

Ricker, E.B., Al-Jaafari, H., Bader, T.M., Hundley, B.S., and E. Nuxoll, "Thermal Shock Susceptibility and Regrowth of Pseudomonas aeruginosa Biofilms." International Journal of Hyperthermia, 2018. 34:2 p.168-176.

Jaskson Russo (2017-2022)

Russo J, Fiegel J, Brogden NK. Rheological and Drug Delivery Characteristics of Poloxamer-Based Diclofenac Sodium Formulations for Chronic Wound Site Analgesia. Pharmaceutics. 2020 Dec 15;12(12):1214.

Riannon Smith (2018-present)

R. Smith, J. Russo, J. Fiegel, N. Brogden. Antibiotic delivery strategies to treat skin infections when innate antimicrobial defense fails. Antibiotics. 2020; 9:56.

Nick Vance (2014-2018)

Vance N.R., Witkin K.R., Rooney P.W., Li Y., Pope M., Spies M.A.* Elucidating the Catalytic Power of Glutamate Racemase by Investigating a Series of Covalent Inhibitors. ChemMedChem. 2018 Dec 6;13(23):2514-
2521. doi: 10.1002/cmdc.201800592. Epub 2018 Nov 21. PMID: 30264520

Danielle T. Webb (2016-2021)

Webb, D.T.; Nagorzanski, M. R.; Cwiertny, D. M.; LeFevre, G. H. Combining Experimental Sorption Parameters with QSAR to Predict Neonicotinoid and Transformation Product Sorption to Carbon Nanotubes and Granular Activated Carbon. ACS ES&T Water 2022, 2 (1), 247–258. https://doi.org/10.1021/acsestwater.1c00492


Fellowship acknowledgement

All fellow's publications supported by the fellowship should have the following acknowledgementFinancial support for student fellowship to xxx is acknowledged from the Center for Biocatalysis and Bioprocessing at the University of Iowa and the NIH Predoctoral Training Program in Biotechnology (grant number T32-GMXXXXXX)