FACULTY POSITION IN BIOCHEMISTRY

Miami University – Oxford Campus, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry invites applicants with a Ph.D. degree and postdoctoral experience in chemistry or related areas for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position starting August 2018.

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FACULTY POSITION IN ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY

Miami University – Oxford Campus, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry invites applicants with a Ph.D. degree and postdoctoral experience in chemistry, biochemistry or related areas for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position starting August 2018.

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Summer REU Program

The department is currently accepting applications for our Research Experiences for Undergraduates program funded by the National Science Foundation. The program is open to students enrolled at any US college or university and will be held May 29 - August 3, 2018.

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18 of the Last 9

Jessica Gephart

Congratulations to alumnus Jessica Gephart '11, who was named one of Miami's "18 of the Last 9"! Jessica was an undergraduate researcher in the Bretz group.

Miami Students Visit Moonshine U

Moonshine University

During the Winter Term, 14 Miami students visited Moonshine University as part of the Fermentation course. They were instructed by industry leaders on a variety of topics within the distillation industry.

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Our 15 Most-Recent Publications

Trispyrazolylborate Complexes: An Advanced Synthesis Experiment Using Paramagnetic NMR, Variable-Temperature NMR, and EPR Spectroscopies
Abell, Timothy N.; McCarrick, Robert M.; Bretz, Stacey Lowery; Tierney, David L.
JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL EDUCATION, 2017, 94, 1960-1964

Combining Novel Visualizations and Synthesis To Explore Structure-Property Relationships Using Cobalt Complexes
Pratt, Justin M.; Birk, James P.; Tierney, David L.; Yezierski, Ellen J.
JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL EDUCATION, 2017, 94, 1952-1959

HsDHODH Microdomain-Membrane Interactions Influenced by the Lipid Composition
Vicente, Eduardo F.; Sahu, Indra D.; Crusca, Edson, Jr.; Basso, Luis G. M.; Munte, Claudia E.; Costa-Filho, Antonio J.; Lorigan, Gary A.; Cilli, Eduardo M.
JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY B, 2017, 121, 11085-11095

Clinical Variants of New Delhi Metallo-beta-Lactannase Are Evolving To Overcome Zinc Scarcity
Stewart, Alesha C.; Bethel, Christopher R.; VanPelt, Jamie; Bergstrom, Alex; Cheng, Zishuo; Miller, Callie G.; Williams, Cameron; Poth, Robert; Morris, Matthew; Lahey, Olivia; Nix, Jay C.; Tierney, David L.; Page, Richard C.; Crowder, Michael W.; Bonomo, Robert A.; Fast, Walter
ACS INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 2017, 3, 927-940

Structural insight into the rearrangement of the switch I region in GTP-bound G12A K-Ras
Xu, Shenyuan; Long, Brian N.; Boris, Gabriel H.; Chen, Anqi; Ni, Shuisong; Kennedy, Michael A.
ACTA CRYSTALLOGRAPHICA SECTION D-STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY, 2017, 73, 970-984

Mass spectrometry based metabolomics: a novel analytical technique for detecting metabolic syndrome?
Sallese, Anthony; Zhu, Jiangjiang
BIOANALYSIS, 2017, 9, 1623-1626

Dissection of the Mouse Pancreas for Histological Analysis and Metabolic Profiling
Veite-Schmahl, Michelle J.; Regan, Daniel P.; Rivers, Adam C.; Nowatzke, Joseph F.; Kennedy, Michael A.
JOURNAL OF VISUALIZED EXPERIMENTS, 2017, e55647

The Mouse Model of Pancreatic Cancer Atlas (MMPCA) for classification of pancreatic cancer lesions: A large histological investigation of the Ptf1a(Cre/+); LSL-Kras(G12D/+) transgenic mouse model of pancreatic cancer
Veite-Schmahl, Michelle J.; Rivers, Adam C.; Regan, Daniel P.; Kennedy, Michael A.
PLOS ONE, 2017, 12, e0187552

Photochemistry and Anion-Controlled Structure of Fe(III) Complexes with an alpha-Hydroxy Acid-Containing Tripodal Amine Chelate
Vernia, Jennifer E.; Warmin, Mary R.; Krause, Jeanette A.; Tierney, David L.; Baldwin, Michael J.
INORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 2017, 56, 13029-13034

A Budding-Defective M2 Mutant Exhibits Reduced Membrane Interaction, Insensitivity to Cholesterol, and Perturbed Interdomain Coupling
Herneisen, Alice L.; Sahu, Indra D.; McCarrick, Robert M.; Feix, Jimmy B.; Lorigan, Gary A.; Howard, Kathleen P.
BIOCHEMISTRY, 2017, 56, 5955-5963

Hydrophilic interaction liquid chromatography of hydroxy aromatic carboxylic acid positional isomers
Richardson, Ashley E.; Danielson, Neil D.
ANALYTICA CHIMICA ACTA, 2017, 996, 98-105

Comparative metabolomics revealing Staphylococcus aureus metabolic response to different antibiotics
Schelli, Katie; Zhong, Fanyi; Zhu, Jiangjiang
MICROBIAL BIOTECHNOLOGY, 2017, 10, 1764-1774

Dual stimuli responsive self-healing and malleable materials based on dynamic thiol-Michael chemistry
Chakma, Progyateg; Possarle, Luiz Henrique Rodrigues; Digby, Zachary A.; Zhang, Borui; Sparks, Jessica L.; Konkolewicz, Dominik
POLYMER CHEMISTRY, 2017, 8, 6534-6543

Polymer Conjugation to Enhance Cellulase Activity and Preserve Thermal and Functional Stability
Wright, Thaiesha A.; Dougherty, Melissa Lucius; Schmitz, Benjamin; Burridge, Kevin M.; Makaroff, Katherine; Stewart, Jamie M.; Fischesser, Henry D.; Shepherd, Jerry T.; Berberich, Jason A.; Konkolewicz, Dominik; Page, Richard C.
BIOCONJUGATE CHEMISTRY, 2017, 28, 2638-2645

Altered metabolite levels and correlations in patients with colorectal cancer and polyps detected using seemingly unrelated regression analysis
Chen, Chen; Gowda, G. A. Nagana; Zhu, Jiangjiang; Deng, Lingli; Gu, Haiwei; Chiorean, E. Gabriela; Abu Zaid, Mohammad; Harrison, Marietta; Zhang, Dabao; Zhang, Min; Raftery, Daniel
METABOLOMICS, 2017, 13, 125

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