Publication List

*Undergraduate co-authors

    1. Dong, D. W.; Filipe Pereira, F.; Barrett, S. P.;* Kolesar, J. E.; Cao, K.; Damas J. Yatsunyk, L. A.; Johnson F. B.; Kaufman, B. A. Association of G-quadruplex forming sequences with human mtDNA deletion breakpoints BMC Genomics (passed the first round of reviews)
    2. Yatsunyk, L. A.; Mendoza, O.; Mergny, J.-L. "Nano-oddities": Unusual nucleic acid assemblies for DNA-based nanostructures and nanodevices Accounts of Chem. Res. 2014, 47, 1836-1844.
    3. Sabharwal, N. C.;* Savikhin, V.; Turek-Herman, J. R.;* Nicoludis, John M.;* Szalai, V. A.; Yatsunyk, L. A. "N-methylmesoporphyrin IX fluorescence as a reporter of strand orientation in guanine quadruplexes" FEBS J. 2014, 281(7), 1726-1737.
    4. Renaud de la Faverie, A.; Guédin, A.; Bedrat, A.; Yatsunyk, L. A.; Mergny, J.-L. "Thioflavin T as a fluorescence light-up probe for G4 formation" Nucleic Acids Res. 2014.
    5. Yatsunyk, L. A.; Piétrement, O.; Albrecht, D.; Tran, P. L. T.; Renčiuk, D.; Sugiyama, H.; Arbona, J.-M.; Aimé, J.-P.; Mergny, J.-L. "Guided assembly of tetramolecular G-quadruplexes" ACS Nano 2013, 7, 5701 - 5710.
    6. Nicoludis, J. M.*; Miller, S.; Jeffrey, P.; Barrett, S. P.*; Rablen, P. R.; Lawton, T.; Yatsunyk, L. A. "Optimized end-stacking provides specificity of N-methyl mesoporphyrin IX for human telomeric G-quadruplex DNA" J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134 (50), 20446-20456.
    7. Yatsunyk, L. A.; Bryan, T.; Johnson, F. B. "G-ruption: The third international meeting on G-quadruplex and G-assembly" Biochimie 2012, 94, 2475-2483.
    8. Nicoludis, J. M*.; Barrett, S. P.*; Mergny, J.-L.; Yatsunyk, L. A. "Interaction of human telomeric DNA with N-methyl mesoporphyrin IX, NMM" Nucleic Acids Res. 2012, 40, 5432-5447.
    9. Bhattacharjee, A. J.*; Ahluwalia, K.*; Taylor, S.*; Jin, O.*; Nicoludis, J. M.*, Buscaglia, R.; Chaires, J. B.; Kornfilt, D. J. P.*; Marquardt, D. G. S.*, Yatsunyk, L. A. "Induction of G-quadruplex DNA structure by Zn(II) 5,10,15,20-tetrakis(N-methyl-4-pyridyl)porphyrin" Biochimie 2011, 93, 1297-1309.
    10. Smith, J. S.; Chen, Q.; Yatsunyk, L. A.; Nicoludis, J. M.*; Garcia, M. S.; Kranaster, R.; Balasubramanian, S.; Monchaud, D.; Teulade-Fichou, M.-P.; Abramowitz, L.; Schultz, D. C.; and Johnson, F. B. "Rudimentary G-quadruplex-based telomere capping in Saccharomyces cerevisiae" Nature Structural and Molecular Biology 2011, 18, 478-485.
    11. Balasubramanian, R.; Smith, S. M.; Rawat S.; Yatsunyk, L. A.; Stemmler, T. L.; Rosenzweig, A. C. "Oxidation of methane by a biological dicopper center" Nature 2010, 465, 115-119.
    12. Banci, L.; Bertini, I.; Cantini, F.; Rosenzweig A. C.; Yatsunyk, L. A. "Solution Structure and Interaction with the Copper(I) Chaperone HAH1 of the Third and Forth Domain of Human ATP7B" Biochemistry 2008, 47, 7423-7429.
    13. Benitez, J. J.; Keller, A. M.; Ochieng, P.; Yatsunyk, L. A.; Huffman, D. L.; Rosenzweig, A. C.; Chen, P. "Probing Transient Copper Chaperone-Wilson Disease Protein Interactions at the Single-Molecule Level with Nanovesicle Trapping" J. Am. Chem. Soc. (Communication) 2008, 130, 2446-2447.
    14. Yatsunyk, L. A.; Easton, J. A.; Kim, L. R.; Sugarbaker, S. A.; Bennett, B.; Breece, R. M.; Vorontsov, I. I.; Tierney, D. L.; Crowder, M. W.; Rosenzweig, A. C. "Structure and metal binding properties of ZnuA, a periplasmic zinc transporter from Escherichia coli" J. Biol. Inorg. Chem. 2008, 13, 271-288.
    15. Yatsunyk, L. A.; Rosenzweig, A. C. "Copper(I) Binding and Transfer by the N-terminus of the Wilson Disease Protein" J. Biol. Chem. 2007, 282, 8622-8631.
    16. Weeler, K.; Nocek, J. M.; Cull, D.; Yatsunyk, L. A.; Rosenzweig, A. C.; Hoffman, B. M. "Dynamic Docking of Cytochrome b5 With Myoglobin and a-Hemoglobin: Heme-Neutralization 'Squares' and the Binding of Electron-Transfer-Reactive Configurations" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2007, 129, 3906-3917.
    17. Teschner, T.; Yatsunyk, L. A.; Schünemann, V.; Hu, C.; Scheidt, W. R.; Walker, F. A.; Trautwein, A. X. "Low-Spin Ferriheme Models of the Cytochromes: Mössbauer Spectra of Six Crystalline Complexes Having Axial Ligand Plane Dihedral Angles Ranging from 0o to 90o" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 1379-1389.
    18. Yatsunyk, L. A.; Dawson, A.; Carducci, M. D.; Walker, F. A. "Models of the Cytochromes: Crystal Structures and EPR Spectral Characterization of Low-Spin Bis-Imidazole Complexes of (OETPP)FeIII Having Intermediate Ligand Plane Dihedral Angles" Inorg. Chem. 2006, 45, 5417-5428.
    19. Yatsunyk, L. A.;Walker, F. A. "Synthesis and characterization of the iron(III) complexes of tetra-(b,b'-tetramethylene)tetraphenylporphyrin, (TC6TPP)FeCl and (TC6TPP)FeONO2" J. Porph. Phthal. 2005, 9, 214-228.
    20. Yatsunyk, L. A.;Ogura, H.;Walker, F. A. "Kinetics of Ring Inversion in Strongly Non-Planar Iron(III) Octaalkyltetraphenylporphyrinates" Inorg. Chem. 2005, 44, 2867-2881.
    21. Yatsunyk, L. A.;Shokhirev, N, V.; Walker, F. A."Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopic Investigations of the Electronic Ground and Excited States in Strongly Non-Planar Iron(III) Dodecasubstituted Porphyrins" Inorg. Chem. 2005, 44, 2848-2866.
    22. Cai, S.; Belikova, E.; Yatsunyk, L. A.;Stolzenberg, A. M.; Walker, F. A. "Magnetic Resonance Investigations of Mono-Oxo-Octaethylchlorinatoiron(III) Chloride and Its Bis-Imidazole Complex" Inorg. Chem. 2005, 44, 1882-1889.
    23. Teschner, T.; Trautwein, A. X.; Schünemann, V.; Yatsunyk, L. A.;Walker, F. A. "Low-Spin Ferriheme Models of the Cytochromes: Correlation of Molecular Structure with EPR and Mossbauer Spectral Parameters" Hyperfine Interactions 2004, 156/157, 285-291.
    24. Abajian, C.; Yatsunyk, L. A.;Ramirez, B. E.; Rosenzweig, A. C. "Solution Structure and Binding of Copper(I) by Yeast Cox17" J. Biol. Chem. 2004, 279, 53584-53592.
    25. Wernimont, A. K; Yatsunyk, L. A.;Rosenzweig, A. C. "Binding of copper(I) by the Wilson disease protein and its copper chaperone"J. Biol. Chem. 2004, 279, 12269-12276.
    26. Yatsunyk, L. A.;Walker, F. A. "NMR and EPR Spectroscopic and Structural Studies of Low-Spin, (dxz,dyz)4(dxy)1 Ground State Fe(III) bis-(tert-Butylisocyanide) Complexes of Dodecasubstituted Porphyrins" Inorg. Chem. 2004, 43, 4341-4352.
    27. 20. Yatsunyk, L. A.;Walker, F. A. "Structural, NMR, and EPR Studies of S = 1/2 and S = 3/2 Fe(III) Bis(4-Cyanopyridine) Complexes of Dodecasubstituted Porphyrins" Inorg. Chem. 2004, 43, 757-777.
    28. Yatsunyk, L. A.; Carducci, M. D.; Walker, F. A. "Low-Spin Ferriheme Models of the Cytochromes: Correlation of Molecular Structure with EPR Spectral Type" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2003, 125, 15986-16005.
    29. Yatsunyk, L. A.;Walker, F. A. "19F Isotropic Shifts in Paramagnetic Iron(III) Octaethyltetraphenylporphyrinate and Tetraphenylporhyrinate Complexes of a Variety of Electronic Ground States: Implication for the Electron Configuration of Chloroiron Tri-(pentafluorophenyl)corrlate" Inorg. Chim. Acta 2002, 337, 266-274.
    30. Ogura, H.; Yatsunyk, L. A.; Medforth, C. J.; Smith, K. M.; Barkigia, K. M.;Renner, M. W.; Melamed, D.; Walker, F. A. "Molecular Structures and Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopic Investigations of Highly Distorted Six-Coordinate Low-Spin Iron(III) Porphyrinate Complexes" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2001, 123, 6564-6578.
    31. Panchuk, O.; Savitsky, A.; Fochuk, P.; Nykonyk, Ye.; Parfenyuk, O.; Shcherbak, L.; Ilashcuk, M.; Yatsunyk, L. A.; Feychuk, P. "IV group dopant compensation effect in CdTe," J. Cryst. Growth 1999, 197, 607-611.
    32. Fochuk, P. M.; Panchuk, O. E.; Kochergan, V. I.; Yatsunyk, L. A. "High-temperature defects equilibria in Cu-doped CdTe" Neorg. Mater. 1996, 32, 1356-1358.