Fik-jaskółka MA, Mkrtchyan AF, Saghyan AS, Palumbo R, Belter A, Hayriyan LA, Simonyan H, Roviello V, Roviello GN
Spectroscopic and SEM evidences for G4-DNA binding by a synthetic alkyne-containing amino acid with anticancer activity
Spectrochim Acta A (ISSN: 1386-1425linking), 2020 Mar 15; 229: 117884-117884.

Pirone L, Di Gaetano S, Rizzarelli E, Bellia F, Pedone E
Focusing on the functional characterization of the anserinase from Oreochromis niloticus
Int J Biol Macromol (ISSN: 0141-8130linking, 1879-0003electronic), 2019 Feb 22; 130: 158-165.

Angeli A, Buonanno M, Donald WA, Monti SM, Supuran CT
The zinc - but not cadmium - containing zeta-carbonic from the diatom Thalassiosira weissflogii is potently activated by amines and amino acids
Bioorg Chem (ISSN: 1090-2120electronic, 0045-2068linking), 2018 Oct; 80: 261-265.

Roviello GN
Novel insights into nucleoamino acids: biomolecular recognition and aggregation studies of a thymine-conjugated L-phenyl alanine
Amino Acids (ISSN: 1438-2199electronic, 0939-4451linking), 2018 May 15; DOI10.1007/s00726-01: 933-941.

Diana D, Di Salvo C, Celentano V, De Rosa L, Romanelli A, Fattorusso R, D'Andrea LD
Conformational stabilization of a beta-hairpin through a triazole-tryptophan interaction
Org Biomol Chem (ISSN: 1477-0539electronic, 1477-0520linking), 2018 Jan 31; 16(5): 787-795.

Pietropaolo A, Magri A, Greco V, Losasso V, La Mendola D, Sciuto S, Carloni P, Rizzarelli E
Binding of Zn(II) to Tropomyosin Receptor Kinase A in Complex with Its Cognate Nerve Growth Factor: Insights from Molecular Simulation and in Vitro Essays
Acs Chem Neurosci (ISSN: 1948-7193electronic, 1948-7193linking), 2018 Jan 12; N/D: N/D-N/D.

Grage SL, Kara S, Bordessa A, Doan V, Rizzolo F, Putzu M, Kubar T, Papini AM, Chaume G, Brigaud T, Afonin S, Ulrich AS
Orthogonal (19) F-Labeling for Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy Reveals the Conformation and Orientation of Short Peptaibols in Membranes
Chemistry (ISSN: 1521-3765electronic, 0947-6539linking), 2018 Jan 11; N/D: N/D-N/D.

Lanza V, Bellia F, Rizzarelli E
An inorganic overview of natural Aβ fragments: Copper(II) and zinc(II)-mediated pathways
Coord Chem Rev (ISSN: 0010-8545), 2018; 369: 1-14.

Di Stasi R, Diana D, Capasso D, Di Gaetano S, De Rosa L, Celentano V, Isernia C, Fattorusso R, D'Andrea LD
VEGFR Recognition Interface of a Proangiogenic VEGF-Mimetic Peptide Determined In Vitro and in the Presence of Endothelial Cells by NMR Spectroscopy
Chemistry (ISSN: 0947-6539, 1521-3765, 1521-3765electronic), 2018; 24(44): 11461-11466.

Bonaccorso C, Grasso G, Musso N, Barresi V, Condorelli DF, La Mendola D, Rizzarelli E
Water soluble glucose derivative of thiocarbohydrazone acts as ionophore with cytotoxic effects on tumor cells
J Chem Res (ISSN: 0162-0134, 1873-3344, 1873-3344electronic), 2018; 182: 92-102.

Magri A, Pietropaolo A, Tabbì G, La Mendola D, Rizzarelli E
From Peptide Fragments to Whole Protein: Copper(II) Load and Coordination Features of IAPP
Chemistry (ISSN: 0947-6539, 1521-3765, 1521-3765electronic), 2017 Dec 19; 23(71): 17898-17902.

Depalo N, Corricelli M, De Paola I, Valente G, Iacobazzi RM, Altamura E, Debellis D, Comegna D, Fanizza E, Denora N, Laquintana V, Mavelli F, Striccoli M, Saviano M, Agostiano A, Del Gatto A, Zaccaro L, Curri ML
NIR Emitting Nanoprobes Based on Cyclic RGD Motif Conjugated PbS Quantum Dots for Integrin-Targeted Optical Bioimaging
Acs Appl Mater Inter (ISSN: 1944-8244), 2017 Dec 13; 9(49): 43113-43126.

Sgarlata C, Arena G, Bonomo RP, Giuffrida A, Tabbì G
Simple and mixed complexes of copper(II) with 8-hydroxyquinoline derivatives and amino acids: Characterization in solution and potential biological implications
J Chem Res (ISSN: 0162-0134, 1873-3344, 0162-0134print), 2017 Dec 8; 180: 89-100.

Oliveri V, Lanza V, Milardi D, Viale M, Maric I, Sgarlata C, Vecchio G
Amino- and chloro-8-hydroxyquinolines and their copper complexes as proteasome inhibitors and antiproliferative agents
Metallomics (ISSN: 1756-5901, 1756-591x), 2017 Oct 18; 9(10): 1439-1446.

Musumeci D, Roviello GN, Rigione G, Capasso D, Di Gaetano S, Riccardi C, Roviello V, Montesarchio D
Benzodifuran derivatives as potential antiproliferative agents: possible correlation between the bioactivity and their aggregation properties
Chempluschem, 2017; 82: 251-260.

Oliveri V, Bellia F, Vecchio G
Cyclodextrin Nanoparticles Bearing 8-Hydroxyquinoline Ligands as Multifunctional Biomaterials
Chemistry (ISSN: 0947-6539, 1521-3765, 1521-3765electronic), 2017; 23(18): 4442-4449.

Calce E, De Luca S
The Cysteine S-Alkylation Reaction as a Synthetic Method to Covalently Modify Peptide Sequences
Chemistry (ISSN: 0947-6539, 1521-3765, 1521-3765electronic), 2016 Aug 19; 22: 1-11.

La Mendola D, Arnesano F, Hansson O, Giacomelli C, Calo V, Mangini V, Magrì A, Bellia F, Trincavelli ML, Martini C, Natile G, Rizzarelli E
Copper binding to naturally occurring, lactam form of angiogenin differs from that to recombinant protein, affecting their activity
Metallomics (ISSN: 1756-5901, 1756-591x), 2016 Jan 20; 8(1): 118-124.

Langella E, D'Ambrosio K, D'Ascenzio M, Carradori S, Monti SM, Supuran CT, De Simone G
A Combined Crystallographic and Theoretical Study Explains the Capability of Carboxylic Acids to Adopt Multiple Binding Modes in the Active Site of Carbonic Anhydrases
Chemistry (ISSN: 0947-6539, 1521-3765, 1521-3765electronic), 2016 Jan 4; 22(1): 97-100.

Roviello GN, Vicidomini C, Di Gaetano S, Capasso D, Musumeci D, Roviello V
Solid phase synthesis and RNA-binding activity of an arginine-containing nucleopeptide
Rsc Adv (ISSN: 2046-2069), 2016; 6(17): 14140-14148.

Roviello GN, Roviello V, Autiero I, Saviano M
Solid phase synthesis of TyrT, a thymine-tyrosine conjugate with poly(A) RNA-binding ability
Rsc Adv (ISSN: 2046-2069), 2016; 6(33): 27607-27613.

Merlino F, Brancaccio D, Yousif AM, Piras L, Campiglia P, Gomez-monterrey I, Santicioli P, Meini S, Maggi CA, Novellino E, Carotenuto A, Grieco P
Structure-Activity Study of the Peptides P5U and Urantide by the Development of Analogues Containing Uncoded Amino Acids at Position9
Chemmedchem (ISSN: 1860-7179, 1860-7187, 1860-7179linking), 2016; N/D: N/D-N/D.

Cerutti E, Viale A, Nervi C, Gobetto R, Aime S
The Role of the Amino Protecting Group during Parahydrogenation of Protected Dehydroamino Acids
J Phys Chem A (ISSN: 1089-5639, 1520-5215electronic), 2015 Nov 19; 119(46): 11271-11279.

Vitale R, Lista L, Cerrone C, Caserta G, Chino M, Maglio O, Nastri F, Pavone V, Lombardi A
An artificial heme-enzyme with enhanced catalytic activity: evolution, functional screening and structural characterization
Org Biomol Chem (ISSN: 1477-0520, 1477-0539, 1477-0539electronic), 2015 Apr 22; 13(17): 4859-4868.

Alterio V, Tanc M, Ivanova J, Zalubovskis R, Vozny I, Monti SM, Di Fiore A, De Simone G, Supuran CT
X-ray crystallographic and kinetic investigations of 6-sulfamoyl-saccharin as a carbonic anhydrase inhibitor
Org Biomol Chem (ISSN: 1477-0520, 1477-0539, 1477-0539electronic), 2015 Apr 7; 13(13): 4064-4069.

Guaragna A, Roviello GN, D'Errico S, Paolella C, Palumbo G, D'Alonzo D
Solid phase synthesis of a novel folate-conjugated 5-aminolevulinic acid methyl ester based photosensitizer for selective photodynamic therapy
Tetrahedron Lett (ISSN: 0040-4039), 2015 Feb 4; 56(6): 775-778.

Tabbì G, Magrì A, Giuffrida A, Lanza V, Pappalardo  G, Naletova I, Nicoletti VG, Attanasio F, Rizzarelli E
Semax, an ACTH4-10 peptide analog with high affinity for copper(II) ion and protective ability against metal induced cell toxicity
J Chem Res (ISSN: 0162-0134, 1873-3344, 0162-0134print), 2015 Jan; 142: 39-46.

Troise AD, Fiore A, Roviello GN, Monti SM, Fogliano V
Simultaneous quantification of amino acids and Amadori products in foods through ion-pairing liquid chromatography-high-resolution mass spectrometry
Amino Acids (ISSN: 0939-4451, 1438-2199, 1438-2199electronic), 2015 Jan; 47(1): 111-124.

Caporale A, Selis F, Pain D, Sandomenico A, Jotti S, Tonon G, Ruvo M
The LQSP tetrapeptide is a new highly efficient substrate of microbial transglutaminase for the site-specific derivatization of peptides and proteins
Biotechnol J (ISSN: 1860-6768), 2015 Jan; 10(1): 154-161.

Petrone A, Cerezo J, Ferrer FJA, Donati G, Improta R, Rega N, Santoro F
Absorption and emission spectral shapes of a prototype dye in water by combining classical/dynamical and quantum/static approaches
J Phys Chem A (ISSN: 1089-5639, 1520-5215electronic), 2015; 119(21): 5426-5438.

Vitiello G, Falanga A, Petruk AA, Merlino A, Fragneto G, Paduano L, Galdiero S, D'Errico G
Fusion of raft-like lipid bilayers operated by a membranotropic domain of the HSV-type I glycoprotein gH occurs through a cholesterol-dependent mechanism
Soft Matter (ISSN: 1744-683x), 2015; 11(15): 3003-3016.

Caso JV, Russo L, Palmieri M, Malgieri G, Galdiero S, Falanga A, Isernia C, Iacovino R
Investigating the inclusion properties of aromatic amino acids complexing beta-cyclodextrins in model peptides
Amino Acids (ISSN: 0939-4451, 1438-2199, 1438-2199electronic), 2015; N/D: N/D-N/D.

Cohen SS, Riven I, Cortajarena AL, De Rosa L, D'Andrea LD, Regan L, Haran G
Probing the molecular origin of native-state flexibility in repeat proteins
J Am Chem Soc (ISSN: 0002-7863, 0002-2786, 0002-7863print), 2015; 137(32): 10367-10373.

Sandomenico A, Celentano V, D'Andrea LD, Palmieri G, Ruvo M
Screening of beta-hairpin peptide-engrafted 1, 2, 3-triazoles to identify APEH enzyme inhibitors
Rsc Adv (ISSN: 2046-2069), 2015; 5(13): 9965-9972.

Comegna D, de Paola I, Saviano M, Del Gatto A, Zaccaro L
Straightforward entry to s-glycosylated fmoc-amino acids and their application to solid phase synthesis of glycopeptides and glycopeptidomimetics
Org Lett (ISSN: 1523-7060, 1523-7052, 1523-7052electronic), 2015; 17(3): 640-643.

Oliveri V, Bellia F, Pietropaolo A, Vecchio G
Unusual Cyclodextrin Derivatives as a New Avenue to Modulate Self- and Metal-Induced Aβ Aggregation
Chemistry (ISSN: 0947-6539, 1521-3765, 1521-3765electronic), 2015; 21(40): 14047-14059.

Zhang Y, Dood J, Beckstead AA, Li X-B, Nguyen KV, Burrows CJ, Improta R, Kohler B
Efficient UV-induced charge separation and recombination in an 8-oxoguanine-containing dinucleotide
P Natl Acad Sci Usa (ISSN: 0027-8424, 1091-6490, 0027-8424print), 2014 Sep 12; 111(32): 11612-11617.

Oliveri V, Attanasio F, Puglisi A, Spencer J, Sgarlata C, Vecchio G
Multifunctional 8-hydroxyquinoline-appended cyclodextrins as new inhibitors of metal-induced protein aggregation
Chemistry (ISSN: 0947-6539, 1521-3765, 1521-3765electronic), 2014 Jul 14; 20(29): 8954-8964.

Improta R
Quantum mechanical calculations unveil the structure and properties of the absorbing and emitting excited electronic states of guanine quadruplex
Chemistry (ISSN: 0947-6539, 1521-3765, 1521-3765electronic), 2014 Jun 23; 20(26): 8106-8115.

Santoro F, Improta R, Fahleson T, Kauczor J, Norman P, Coriani S
Relative stability of the La and Lb excited states in adenine and guanine: Direct evidence from TD-DFT calculations of MCD spectra
J Phys Chem Lett (ISSN: 1948-7185, 1948-7185electronic, 1948-7185linking), 2014 Jun 5; 5(11): 1806-1811.

Rai M, Kon K, Ingle A, Duran N, Galdiero S, Galdiero M
Broad-spectrum bioactivities of silver nanoparticles: the emerging trends and future prospects
Appl Microbiol Biot (ISSN: 0175-7598), 2014 Mar; 98(5): 1951-1961.

Grasso GI, Arena G, Bellia F, Rizzarelli E, Vecchio G
Copper(II)-chelating homocarnosine glycoconjugate as a new multifunctional compound
J Chem Res (ISSN: 0162-0134, 1873-3344, 0162-0134print), 2014 Feb; 131: 56-63.

GrassoG, Magrì A, Bellia F, Pietropaolo A, La Mendola D, Rizzarelli E
The Copper (ii) And Zinc (ii) Coordination Mode Of Hexxh And Hxxeh Motif In Small Peptides: The Role Of Carboxylate Location And Hydrogen Bonding Network
J Chem Res (ISSN: 0162-0134, 1873-3344, 0162-0134print), 2014 Jan; 130(1): 92-102.

Giuffrida A, Maccarrone G, Cucinotta V, Orlandini S, Contino A
Recent advances in chiral separation of amino acids using capillary electromigration techniques
J Chromatogr A (ISSN: 0021-9673), 2014; 1363: 41-50.

Bellia F, GrassoG
The role of copper(II) and zinc(II) in the degradation of human and murine IAPP by insulin-degrading enzyme
J Mass Spectrom (ISSN: 1076-5174, 1096-9888), 2014; 49(4): 274-279.

Tabbì G, Giuffrida A, Bonomo RP
Determination Of Formal Redox Potentials In Aqueous Solution Of Copper(ii) Complexes With Ligands Having Nitrogen And Oxygen Donor Atoms And Comparisonwith Their Epr And Uv–vis Spectral Features
J Chem Res (ISSN: 1873-3344, 0162-0134, 0162-0134print), 2013 Nov; 128: 137-145.

Alcides Petruk A, Vergara A, Estrin D, Merlino A
Molecular basis of the NO trans influence in quaternary T-state human hemoglobin: A computational study
Febs Lett (ISSN: 0014-5793, 0014-5793print, 1873-3468electronic), 2013 Sep 2; 587(15): 2393-2398.

Palmieri M, Malgieri G, Russo L, Baglivo I, Esposito S, Netti F, Del Gatto A, De Paola I, Zaccaro L, Pedone PV, Isernia C, Milardi D, Fattorusso R
Structural Zn(II) Implies a Switch from Fully Cooperative to Partly Downhill Folding in Highly Homologous Proteins
J Am Chem Soc (ISSN: 0002-7863, 0002-2786, 1520-5126), 2013 Apr 2; 135(13): 5220-5228.

Banyasz A, Gustavsson T, Onidas D, Changenet-Barret P, Markovitsi D, Improta R
Multi-pathway excited state relaxation of adenine oligomers in aqueous solution: A joint theoretical and experimental study
Chemistry (ISSN: 0947-6539, 1521-3765, 1521-3765electronic), 2013 Mar; 19(11): 3762-3774.

Grasso G, Spoto G
Plasmonics for the study of metal ion-protein interactions
Anal Bioanal Chem (ISSN: 1618-2642), 2013 Feb; 405(6): 1833-1843.

Arena G, Attanasio F, Zhang D, Yang Y, Bartsch RA, Sgarlata C
Selective sensing of Hg2+ by a proton-ionizable calix[4]arene fluoroionophore
Anal Bioanal Chem (ISSN: 1618-2642), 2013 Jan; 405(2-3): 1133-1137.

Bellia F, Pietropaolo A,  Grasso G
Formation of insulin fragments by insulin-degrading enzyme: The role of zinc(II) and cystine bridges
J Mass Spectrom (ISSN: 1076-5174, 1096-9888), 2013; 48(2): 135-140.

Musumeci D, Roviello GN, Montesarchio D, Sapio R, Valente M, Anr V, Bucci EM
Hairpin ODN-based ligands as potential inhibitors of HMGB1 cytokine activity
Rsc Adv (ISSN: 2046-2069), 2013; 3(30): 12176-12184.

Improta R
Photophysics and photochemistry of thymine deoxy-dinucleotide in water: A PCM/TD-DFT quantum mechanical study
J Phys Chem B (ISSN: 1520-6106, 1520-5207, 1520-5207electronic), 2012 Dec 13; 116(49): 14261-14274.

Faiella M, Maglio O, Nastri F, Lombardi A, Lista L, Hagen WR, Pavone V
De Novo Design, Synthesis and Characterisation of MP3, A New Catalytic Four-Helix Bundle Hemeprotein
Chemistry (ISSN: 0947-6539, 1521-3765, 1521-3765electronic), 2012 Dec 7; 18(50): 15960-15971.

Travaglia A, La Mendola D, Magrì A, Nicoletti VG, Pietropaolo A, Rizzarelli E
Copper, BDNF and Its N-terminal domain: inorganic features and biological perspectives
Chemistry (ISSN: 1521-3765, 0947-6539, 1521-3765electronic), 2012 Dec 3; 18(49): 15618-15631.

Grasso G, Salomone F, Tundo GR, Pappalardo G, Ciaccio C, Spoto G, Pietropaolo A, Coletta M, Rizzarelli E
Metal ions affect insulin-degrading enzyme activity
J Chem Res (ISSN: 1873-3344, 0162-0134, 0162-0134print), 2012 Dec; 117: 351-358.

Magrì A, D'Alessandro F, Di Stefano DA, Campagna T, Pappalardo G, Impellizzeri G, La Mendola D
Copper(ii) Coordination Properties Of The Integrin Ligand Sequence Phsrn And Its New Beta-Cyclodextrin Conjugates
Journal Of Inorganic Biochemistry, 2012 Sep; 113: 15-24.

Hua Y, Changenet-Barret P, Improta R, Vaya I, Gustavsson T, Kotlyar AB, Zikich D, Sket P, Plavec J, Markovitsi D
Cation effect on the electronic excited states of guanine nanostructures studied by time-resolved fluorescence spectroscopy
J Phys Chem C (ISSN: 1932-7447), 2012 Jul 12; 116(27): 14682-14689.

Santoro AM, Lo Giudice MC, D'Urso A, Lauceri R, Purrello R, Milardi D
Cationic porphyrins are reversible proteasome inhibitors
J Am Chem Soc (ISSN: 0002-7863, 0002-2786, 1520-5126), 2012 Jun 27; 134(25): 10451-10457.

Di Maro A, Berisio R, Ruggiero A, Tamburino R, Severino V, Zacchia E, Parente A
Structural and enzymatic properties of an in vivo proteolytic form of PD-S2, type 1 ribosome-inactivating protein from seeds of Phytolacca dioica
Biochem Biophys Res Commun (ISSN: 0006-291x), 2012 May 11; 421(3): 514-520.

Galdiero S, Russo L, Falanga A, Cantisani M, Vitiello M, Fattorusso R, Malgieri G, Galdiero M, Isernia C
Structure and Orientation of the gH625-644 Membrane Interacting Region of Herpes Simplex Virus Type 1 in a Membrane Mimetic System
Biochemistry (ISSN: 0006-2960, 1520-4995, 1520-4995electronic), 2012 Apr 10; 51(14): 3121-3128.

Langlois C, Del Gatto A, Arseneault G, Lafrance-vanasse J, De Simone M, Morse T, De Paola I, Lussier-price M, Legault P, Pedone C, Zaccaro L, Omichinski JG
Structure-based design of a potent artificial transactivation domain based on p53
J Am Chem Soc (ISSN: 1520-5126, 0002-2786, 0002-7863), 2012 Jan 25; 134(3): 1715-1723.

Merlino A, Vitiello G, Grimaldi M, Sica F, Busi E, Basosi R, D’Ursi A, Fragneto G, Paduano L, D’Errico G
Destabilization of Lipid Membranes by a Peptide Derived from Glycoprotein gp36 of Feline Immunodeficiency Virus: A Combined Molecular Dynamics/Experimental Study
J Phys Chem B (ISSN: 1520-6106, 1520-5207, 1520-5207electronic), 2012 Jan 12; 116(1): 401-412.

La Mendola D, Farkas D, Bellia F, Magri A, Travaglia A, Hansson O, Rizzarelli E
Probing the copper(II) binding features of angiogenin. Similarities and differences between a N-terminus peptide fragment and the recombinant human protein
Inorg Chem (ISSN: 1520-510x, 0020-1669, 1520-510xelectronic), 2012 Jan 2; 51(1): 128-141.

Biemann L, Kovalenko SA, Kleinermanns K, Mahrwald R, Markert M, Improta R
Excited state proton transfer is not involved in the ultrafast deactivation of Guanine-cytosine pair in solution
J Am Chem Soc (ISSN: 0002-7863, 0002-2786, 1520-5126), 2011 Dec 14; 133(49): 19664-19667.

Diana D, Basile A, De Rosa L, Di Stasi R, Auriemma S, Arra C, Pedone C, Turco MC, Fattorusso R, D'Andrea LD
Beta-Hairpin Peptide That Targets Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (vegf) Receptors: Design, Nmr Characterization, And Biological Activity
Jbc Papers (ISSN: 1083-351x, 0021-9258, 0021-9258linking), 2011 Dec 2; 286(48): 41680-41691.

D'Errico G, Ercole C, Lista M, Pizzo E, Falanga A, Galdiero S, Spadaccini R, Picone D
Enforcing the positive charge of N-termini enhances membrane interaction and antitumor activity of bovine seminal ribonuclease
Bba-Gen Subjects (ISSN: 0005-2736, 0006-3002, 0925-4439), 2011 Dec; 1808(12): 3007-3015.

Kállay C, Dávid A, Timári S, Nagy EM, Sanna D, Garribba E, Micera G, De Bona P, Pappalardo G, Rizzarelli E, Sóvágó I
Copper(II) complexes of rat amylin fragments
Dalton T (ISSN: 1477-9234, 1477-9226, 1477-9234electronic), 2011 Oct 14; 40(38): 9711-9721.

Arena G, Fattorusso R, Grasso G, Grasso GI, Isernia C, Malgieri G, Milardi D, Rizzarelli E
Zinc(II) complexes of ubiquitin: speciation, affinity and binding features
Chemistry (ISSN: 1521-3765, 0947-6539, 1521-3765electronic), 2011 Oct 4; 17(41): 11596-11603.

Vitiello G, Falanga A, Galdiero M, Marsh D, Galdiero S, D'Errico G
Lipid composition modulates the interaction of peptides deriving from herpes simplex virus type I glycoproteins B and H with biomembranes
Bba-Gen Subjects (ISSN: 0005-2736, 0006-3002, 0925-4439), 2011 Oct; 1808(10): 2517-2526.

Monfregola L, De Luca S
Synthetic strategy for side chain mono-N-alkylation of Fmoc-amino acids promoted by molecular sieves
Amino Acids (ISSN: 0939-4451, 1438-2199, 1438-2199electronic), 2011 Oct; 41(4): 981-990.

Grasso GI, Arena G, Bellia F, Maccarrone G, Parrinello M, Pietropaolo A, Vecchio G, Rizzarelli E
Intramolecular weak interactions in the thermodynamic stereoselectivity of copper(II) complexes with carnosine-trehalose conjugates
Chemistry (ISSN: 1521-3765, 0947-6539, 1521-3765electronic), 2011 Sep 16; 17(34): 9448-9455.

Improta R, Vitagliano L, Esposito L
Peptide bond distortions from planarity: New insights from quantum mechanical calculations and peptide/protein crystal structures
Plosone (ISSN: 1932-6203, 1932-6203electronic), 2011 Sep 16; 6(9): e24533-e24533.

Roviello GN, Di Gaetano S, Capasso D, Franco S, Crescenzo C, Bucci EM, Pedone C
RNA-binding and viral reverse transcriptase inhibitory activity of a novel cationic diamino acid-based peptide
J Med Chem (ISSN: 0022-2623, 1520-4804, 0022-2623print), 2011 Apr 14; 54(7): 2095-2101.

Vagliasindi LI, Arena G, Bonomo RP, Pappalardo G, Tabbì G
Copper complex species within a fragment of the N-terminal repeat region in opossum PrP protein
Dalton T (ISSN: 1477-9226, 1477-9234, 1477-9234electronic), 2011 Mar 21; 40(11): 2441-2450.

Travaglia A, Arena G, Fattorusso R, Isernia C, La Mendola D, Malgieri G, Nicoletti VG, Rizzarelli E
The inorganic perspective of nerve growth factor: interactions of Cu2+ and Zn2+ with the N-terminus fragment of nerve growth factor encompassing the recognition domain of the TrkA receptor
Chemistry (ISSN: 1521-3765, 0947-6539, 1521-3765electronic), 2011 Mar 21; 17(13): 3726-3738.

Caraci F, Molinaro G, Battaglia G, Giuffrida ML, Riozzi B, Traficante A, Bruno V, Cannella M, Merlo S, Wang X, Heinz BA, Nisenbaum ES, Britton TC, Drago F, Sortino MA, Copani A, Nicoletti F
Targeting group II Metabotropic Glutamate (mGlu) receptors for the treatment of psychosis associated with alzheimer's disease: Selective activation of mGlu2 receptors amplifies β-amyloid toxicity in cultured neurons, whereas dual activation of mGlu2 and mGlu3 receptors is neuroprotective
Mol Pharmacol (ISSN: 0026-895x), 2011 Mar; 79(3): 618-626.

Grasso G, Pietropaolo A, Spoto G, Pappalardo G, Tundo GR, Ciaccio C, Coletta M, Rizzarelli E
Copper(I) and Copper(II) Inhibit A beta Peptides Proteolysis by Insulin-Degrading Enzyme Differently: Implications for Metallostasis Alteration in Alzheimer's Disease
Chemistry (ISSN: 0947-6539, 1521-3765, 1521-3765electronic), 2011 Feb 25; 17(9): 2752-2762.

Cucinotta V, Giuffrida A, Grasso G, MacCarrone G, Mazzaglia A, Messina M, Vecchio G
Diaminotrehalose-capped β-cyclodextrin, a new member of hemispherodextrins: Synthesis, thermodynamic and spectroscopic characterization and its exploitation in chiral electrokinetic chromatography
J Sep Sci (ISSN: 1615-9306), 2011 Jan; 34(1): 70-76.

Grasso G, La Mendola D, Milardi D
Metal Ions and the Clearance of Misfolded Proteins
Neurodegeneration (ISSN: 2041-3203), 2011; (7): N/D-N/D.

La Mendola D, Magrì A, Vagliasindi LI, Hansson Ö, Bonomo RP, Rizzarelli E
Copper(II) complex formation with a linear peptide encompassing the putative cell binding site of angiogenin
Dalton T (ISSN: 1477-9234, 1477-9226, 1477-9234electronic), 2010 Nov 28; 39(44): 10678-10684.

Moccia M, Roviello GN, Bucci EM, Pedone C, Saviano M
Synthesis of a l-lysine-based alternate alpha, epsilon-peptide: A novel linear polycation with nucleic acids-binding ability
Int J Pharm (ISSN: 0378-5173, 1873-3476), 2010 Sep 15; 397(1-2): 179-183.

Józsa E, Osz K, Kállay C, de Bona P, Damante CA, Pappalardo G, Rizzarelli E, Sóvágó I
Nickel(ii) and mixed metal complexes of amyloid-β N-terminus
Dalton T (ISSN: 1477-9226, 1477-9234, 1477-9234electronic), 2010 Sep 14; 39(30): 7046-7053.

La Mendola D, Magrì A, Campagna T, Campitiello MA, Raiola L, Isernia C, Hansson O, Bonomo RP, Rizzarelli E
A doppel alpha-helix peptide fragment mimics the copper(II) interactions with the whole protein
Chemistry (ISSN: 0947-6539, 1521-3765, 1521-3765electronic), 2010 Jun 1; 16(21): 6212-6223.

Torres Martin De Rosales R, Faiella M, Farquhar E, Que L, J , Andreozzi C, Pavone V, Maglio O, Nastri F, Lombardi A
Spectroscopic and metal-binding properties of DF3: an artificial protein able to accommodate different metal ions
J Biol Inorg Chem (ISSN: 1432-1327electronic, 0949-8257linking, 0949-8257print), 2010 Jun; 15(5): 717-728.

Galdiero S, Falanga A, Vitiello M, Raiola L, Russo L, Pedone C, Isernia C, Galdiero M
The presence of a single N-terminal histidine residue enhances the fusogenic properties of a Membranotropic peptide derived from herpes simplex virus type 1 glycoprotein
Jbc Papers (ISSN: 1083-351x, 0021-9258, 0021-9258linking), 2010 May 28; 285(22): 17123-17136.

Abbate M, Casella G, Fiore T, Grasso G, Pellerito C, Scopelliti M, Spinella A, Pellerito L
Structural characterization of triorganotin(IV) complexes with sodium fusidate and DFT calculations
J Organomet Chem (ISSN: 0022-328x), 2010 May 1; 695(9): 1405-1413.

Roviello GN, Gröschel S, Pedone C, Diederichsen U
Synthesis of novel MMT/acyl-protected nucleo alanine monomers for the preparation of DNA/alanyl-PNA chimeras
Amino Acids (ISSN: 1438-2199, 0939-4451, 1438-2199electronic), 2010 May; 38(5): 1301-1309.

Chambery A, Severino V, Di Maro A, D'Aniello A, Ruvo M, Parente A
Quantification of thyrotropin-releasing hormone by liquid chromatography-electrospray mass spectrometry
Amino Acids (ISSN: 0939-4451, 1438-2199, 1438-2199electronic), 2010 Apr; 38(4): 1031-1041.

Alberobello AT, D'Esposito V, Marasco D, Doti N, Ruvo M, Bianco R, Tortora G, Esposito I, Fiory F, Miele C, Beguinot F, Formisano P
Selective Disruption of Insulin-like Growth Factor-1 (IGF-1) Signaling via Phosphoinositide-dependent Kinase-1 Prevents the Protective Effect of IGF-1 on Human Cancer Cell Death
Jbc Papers (ISSN: 0021-9258, 1083-351x, 0021-9258linking), 2010 Feb 26; 285(9): 6563-6572.

Mazzaglia A, Micali N, Scolaro LM, Attanasio F, Magrí A, Pappalardo G, Villari V
Aggregation properties of the peptide fragments derived from the 17-29 region of the human and rat IAPP: A comparative study with two PEG-conjugated variants of the human sequence
J Phys Chem B (ISSN: 1520-6106, 1520-5207, 1520-5207electronic), 2010 Jan 21; 114(2): 705-713.

Roviello GN, Gröschel S, Pedone C, Diederichsen U
Erratum: Synthesis of novel MMT/acyl-protected nucleo alanine monomers for the preparation of DNA/alanyl-PNA chimeras (Amino Acids DOI: 10. 1007/s00726-009-0324-x)
Amino Acids (ISSN: 0939-4451, 1438-2199, 1438-2199electronic), 2010; 38(5): 1311-1312.

Jozsa E, Hosz K, Kallay C, De Bona P, Damante CA, Pappalardo G, Rizzarelli E, Sovago I
Nickel (ii) And Mixed Metal Complexes Of Amyloid-B N-Terminus. Results Of Potentiometric And Spectroscopic Studies On The Binary Nickel (ii) And Mixed Metal Nickel (ii)-Copper (ii) And Nickel (ii)-Copper (ii)-Zinc (ii) Complexes Of Peptide Fragments
Dalton T (ISSN: 1477-9226, 1477-9234, 1477-9234electronic), 2010; 39(30): 7046-7053.

Merlino A, Vitagliano L, Howes BD, Verde C, Di Prisco G, Smulevich G, Sica F, Vergara A
Combined Crystallographic and Spectroscopic Analysis of Trematomus bernacchii Hemoglobin Highlights Analogies and Differences in the Peculiar Oxidation Pathway of Antarctic Fish Hemoglobins
Biopolymers (ISSN: 0006-3525, 0006-6352, 0006-3525print), 2009 Dec; 91(12): 1117-1125.

Merlino A, Russo Krauss I, Perillo M, Mattia CA, Ercole C, Picone D, Vergara A, Sica F
Toward an Antitumor Form of Bovine Pancreatic Ribonuclease: The Crystal Structure of Three Noncovalent Dimeric Mutants
Biopolymers (ISSN: 0006-3525, 0006-6352, 0006-3525print), 2009 Dec; 91(12): 1029-1037.

Improta R, Barone V, Lami A, Santoro F
Quantum dynamics of the ultrafast ππ*/nπ* population transfer in uracil and 5-fluoro-uracil in water and acetonitrile
J Phys Chem B (ISSN: 1520-6106, 1520-5207, 1520-5207electronic), 2009 Oct 29; 113(43): 14491-14503.

Vergara A, Franzese M, Merlino A, Bonomi G, Verde C, Giordano D, Di Prisco G, Lee HC, Peisach J, Mazzarella L
Correlation between Hemichrome Stability and the Root Effect in Tetrameric Hemoglobins
Biophysical Journal (ISSN: 0006-3495, 1542-0086), 2009 Sep 5; 97(3): 866-874.

La Mendola D, Magrì A, Hansson O, Bonomo RP, Rizzarelli E
Copper(II) complexes with peptide fragments encompassing the sequence 122-130 of human doppel protein
Journal Of Inorganic Biochemistry, 2009 May; 103(5): 758-765.

Grasso G, Rizzarelli E, Spoto G
The proteolytic activity of insulin-degrading enzyme: a mass spectrometry study
J Mass Spectrom (ISSN: 1096-9888, 1076-5174), 2009 May; 44(5): 735-741.

Bonomo RP, Di Natale G, Rizzarelli E, Tabbì G, Vagliasindi LI
Copper(II) complexes of prion protein PEG11-tetraoctarepeat fragment: spectroscopic and voltammetric studies
Dalton T (ISSN: 1477-9226, 1477-7922, 1477-9234), 2009 Apr 14; (14): 2637-2646.

Roviello GN, Musumeci D, Castiglione M, Bucci EM, Pedone C, Benedetti E
Solid Phase Synthesis And Rna-Binding Studies Of A Serum-Resistant Nucleo-Epsilon-Peptide
J Pept Sci (ISSN: 1075-2617, 1099-1387, 1075-2617print), 2009 Mar; 15(3): 155-160.

Chiechio S, Zammataro M, Morales ME, Busceti CL, Drago F, Th Gereau RW, Copani A, Nicoletti F
Epigenetic modulation of mGlu2 receptors by histone deacetylase inhibitors in the treatment of inflammatory pain
Mol Pharmacol (ISSN: 0026-895x), 2009; 75(5): 1014-1020.

Ponticelli S, Marasco D, Tarallo V, Albuquerque RJC, Mitola S, Takeda A, Stassen J, Presta M, Ambati J, Ruvo M, De Falco S
Modulation of Angiogenesis by a Tetrameric Tripeptide That Antagonizes Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor
Jbc Papers (ISSN: 0021-9258, 1083-351x, 0021-9258linking), 2008 Dec 5; 283(49): 34250-34259.

Di Natale G, Damante CA, Nagy Z, Osz K, Pappalardo G, Rizzarelli E, Sóvágó I
Copper(II) binding to two novel histidine-containing model hexapeptides: evidence for a metal ion driven turn conformation
J Chem Res (ISSN: 1873-3344, 0162-0134, 0162-0134print), 2008 Nov; 102(11): 2012-2019.

Galdiero S, Falanga A, Vitiello M, Raiola L, Fattorusso R, Browne H, Pedone C, Isernia C, Galdiero M
Analysis of a membrane interacting region of herpes simplex virus type 1 glycoprotein
Jbc Papers (ISSN: 0021-9258, 1083-351x, 0021-9258linking), 2008 Oct 31; 283(44): 29993-30009.

Hilvo M, Baranauskiene L, Salzano AM, Scaloni A, Matulis D, Innocenti A, Scozzafava A, Monti SM, Di Fiore A, De Simone G, Lindfors M, Janis J, Valjakka J, Pastorekova S, Pastorek J, Kulomaa MS, Nordlund HR, Supuran CT, Parkkila S
Biochemical characterization of CA IX, one of the most active carbonic anhydrase isozymes
Jbc Papers (ISSN: 0021-9258, 1083-351x, 0021-9258linking), 2008 Oct 10; 283(41): 27799-27809.

Sciacca MFM, Pappalardo M, Milardi D, Grasso DM, La Rosa C
Calcium-Activated Membrane Interaction Of The Islet Amyloid Polypeptide: Implications In The Pathogenesis Of Type Ii Diabetes Mellitus
Arch Biochem Biophys, 2008 Sep 15; 65(1-2): 291-298.

Bonomo RP, Pappalardo G, Rizzarelli E, Tabbì G, Vagliasindi LI
Studies of nitric oxide interaction with mono- and dinuclear copper(II) complexes of prion protein bis-octarepeat fragments
Dalton T (ISSN: 1477-9226, 1477-9234, 1477-9234electronic), 2008 Sep 7; (29): 3805-3816.

Pappalardo M, Sciacca MFM, Milardi D, Grasso DM, La Rosa C
Thermodynamics Of Azurin Folding: The Role Of The Copper Ion
Journal Of Thermal Analysis And Calorimetry (ISSN: 1388-6150), 2008 Sep; 93(2): 575-581.

Improta R, Barone V
The excited states of adenine and thymine nucleoside and nucleotide in aqueous solution: A comparative study by time-dependent DFT calculations
Theor Chem Acc (ISSN: 1432-881x), 2008 Jul; 120(4-6): 491-497.

Santoro F, Barone V, Improta R
Can TD-DFT calculations accurately describe the excited states behavior of stacked nucleobases? The cytosine dimer as a test case
J Comput Chem (ISSN: 0192-8651, 1096-987xelectronic, 0192-8651linking), 2008 Apr 30; 29(6): 957-964.

Pietropaolo A, Muccioli L, Zannoni C, La Mendola D, Maccarrone G, Pappalardo G, Rizzarelli E
Unveiling the role of histidine and tyrosine residues on the conformation of the avian prion hexarepeat domain
J Phys Chem B (ISSN: 1520-6106, 1520-5207, 1520-5207electronic), 2008 Apr 24; 112(16): 5182-5188.

D'Andrea LD, Testa I, Panico M, Di Stasi R, Carac C, Tarallo L, Arra C, Barbieri A, Romanelli A, Aloj L
In vivo and in vitro characterization of CCK8 bearing a histidine-based chelator labeled with Tc-99m-tricarbonyl
Biopolymers (ISSN: 0006-3525, 0006-6352, 0006-3525print), 2008; 90(5): 707-712.

Diana D, Ziaco B, Colombo G, Scarabelli G, Romanelli A, Fedone C, Fattorusso R, D'Andrea LD
Structural determinants of the unusual helix stability of a de novo engineered vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) mimicking peptide
Chemistry (ISSN: 0947-6539, 1521-3765, 1521-3765electronic), 2008; 14(14): 4164-4166.

Improta R, Scalmani G, Frisch MJ, Barone V
Toward effective and reliable fluorescence energies in solution by a new state specific polarizable continuum model time dependent density functional theory approach
J Chem Phys (ISSN: 0021-9606, 0897-690online), 2007 Sep 21; 127(7): N/D-N/D.

Santoro F, Lami A, Improta R, Barone V
Effective method to compute vibrationally resolved optical spectra of large molecules at finite temperature in the gas phase and in solution
J Chem Phys (ISSN: 0021-9606, 0897-690online), 2007 May 14; 126(18): 184102-184102.

Grasso G, Fragai M, Rizzarelli E, Spoto G, Yeo KJ
A new methodology for monitoring the activity of cdMMP-12 anchored and freeze-dried on Au (111)
Journal Of The American Society For Mass Spectrometry (ISSN: 1044-0305), 2007 May; 18(5): 961-969.

Santoro F, Barone V, Benzi C, Improta R
Excited state properties of sizable molecules in solution: From structure to reactivity
Theor Chem Acc (ISSN: 1432-881x), 2007 May; 117(5-6): 1073-1084.

Bonomo RP, Pappalardo G, Rizzarelli E, Santoro AM, Tabbì G, Vagliasindi LI
Nitrogen oxide interaction with copper complexes formed by small peptides belonging to the prion protein octa-repeat region
Dalton T (ISSN: 1477-9226, 1477-9234, 1477-9234electronic), 2007 Apr 14; (14): 1400-1408.

Giuffrida ML, Grasso G, Ruvo M, Pedone C, Saporito A, Marasco D, Pignataro B, Cascio C, Copani A, Rizzarelli E
Abeta(25-35) And Its C- And/Or N-Blocked Derivatives: Copper Driven Structural Features And Neurotoxicity
Journal Of Neuroscience Research (ISSN: 0360-4012), 2007 Feb 15; 85(3): 623-633.

Osz K, Nagy Z, Pappalardo G, Di Natale G, Sanna D, Micera G, Rizzarelli E, Sóvágó I
Copper(II) interaction with prion peptide fragments encompassing histidine residues within and outside the octarepeat domain: speciation, stability constants and binding details
Chemistry (ISSN: 0947-6539, 1521-3765, 1521-3765electronic), 2007; 13(25): 7129-7143.

Cucinotta V, Giuffrida A, Grasso G, Maccarrone G, Messina M, Vecchio G
High selectivity in new chiral separations of dansyl amino acids by cyclodextrin derivatives in electrokinetic chromatography
J Chromatogr A (ISSN: 0021-9673), 2007; 1155(2): 172-179.

Santoro F, Barone V, Improta R
Influence of base stacking on excited-state behavior of polyadenine in water, based on time-dependent density functional calculations
P Natl Acad Sci Usa (ISSN: 0027-8424, 1091-6490, 0027-8424print), 2007; 104(24): 9931-9936.

Santoro F, Gustavsson T, Lami S, Barone V, Improta R
Towards the understanding of the excited state dynamics of nucleic acids: Solvent and stacking effect on the photophysical behavior of nucleobases
Aip Conf Proc (ISSN: 0094-243x), 2007; 963(2): 631-634.

Milardi D, Arnesano F, Grasso G, Magrì A, Tabbì G, Scintilla S, Natile G, Rizzarelli E
Ubiquitin stability and the Lys63-linked polyubiquitination site are compromised on copper binding
Angew Chem Int Ed (ISSN: 1433-7851, 1521-3773electronic), 2007; 46(42): 7993-7995.

Santoro F, Barone V, Gustavsson T, Improta R
Solvent effect on the singlet excited-state lifetimes of nucleic acid bases: A computational study of 5-fluorouracil and uracil in acetonitrile and water
J Am Chem Soc (ISSN: 0002-7863, 0002-2786, 1520-5126), 2006 Dec 20; 128(50): 16312-16322.

Dalla Bona A, Formaggio F, Peggion C, Kaptein B, Broxterman Quirinus B, Galdiero S, Galdiero M, Vitiello M, Benedetti E, Toniolo C
Synthesis, conformation, and bioactivity of novel analogues of the antiviral lipopeptide halovir
J Pept Sci (ISSN: 1075-2617, 1099-1387, 1075-2617print), 2006 Dec; 12(12): 748-757.

Esposito S, Baglivo I, Malgieri G, Russo L, Zaccaro L, D'Andrea LD, Mammucari M, Di Blasio B, Isernia C, Fattorusso R, Pedone PV
A novel type of zinc finger DNA binding domain in the Agrobacterium tumefaciens transcriptional regulator Ros
Biochemistry (ISSN: 0006-2960, 1520-4995, 1520-4995electronic), 2006 Sep 29; 45(34): 10394-10405.

Improta R, Barone V, Scalmani G, Frisch MJ
A state-specific polarizable continuum model time dependent density functional theory method for excited state calculations in solution
J Chem Phys (ISSN: 0021-9606, 0897-690online), 2006 Sep 7; 125(5): N/D-N/D.

Joszal V, Nagy Z, Osz K, Sanna D, Di Natale G, La Mendola D, Pappalardo G, Rizzarelli E, Sovago I
Transition metal complexes of terminally protected peptides containing histidyl residues
J Chem Res (ISSN: 0162-0134, 1873-3344, 0162-0134print), 2006 Sep; 100(8): 1399-1409.

Vogt G, Nuernberger P, Gerber G, Improta R, Santoro F, Nuernberger P, Vogt G, Gerber G, Improta R, Santoro F
Femtosecond study on the isomerization dynamics of NK88. II. Excited-state dynamics
J Chem Phys (ISSN: 0021-9606, 0897-690online), 2006 Jul 28; 125(4): 44512-44512.

Alterio V, Vitale RM, Monti SM, Pedone C, Scozzafava A, Cecchi A, De Simone G, Supuran CT
Carbonic anhydrase inhibitors: X-ray and molecular modeling study for the interaction of a fluorescent antitumor sulfonamide with isozyme II and IX
J Am Chem Soc (ISSN: 0002-7863, 0002-2786, 1520-5126), 2006 Jun 28; 128(25): 8329-8335.

Galdiero S, Vitiello M, Amodeo P, D'Isanto M, Cantisani M, Pedone C, Galdiero M
Structural requirements for proinflammatory activity of porin P2 loop 7 from Haemophilus influenzae
Biochemistry (ISSN: 0006-2960, 1520-4995, 1520-4995electronic), 2006 Apr 11; 45(14): 4491-4501.

Cappiello M, Alterio  V, Amodeo P, Del Corso A, Scaloni A, Pedone C, Moschini R, De Donatis GM, De Simone G, Mura U
A new spot test for sulfhydryl-containing compounds
Anal Biochem, 2006 Mar 14; 79(1-2): 610-611.

Cappiello M, Alterio V, Amodeo P, Del Corso A, Scaloni A, Pedone C, Moschini R, De Donatis GM, De Simone G, Mura U
Metal ion substitution in the catalytic site greatly affects the binding of sulfhydryl-containing compounds to leucyl aminopeptidase
Biochemistry (ISSN: 0006-2960, 1520-4995, 1520-4995electronic), 2006 Mar 14; 45(10): 3226-3234.

Arena G, Casnati A, Contino A, Magrì A, Sansone F, Sciotto D, Ungaro R
Inclusion of naturally occurring amino acids in water soluble calix[4]arenes: A microcalorimetric and 1H NMR investigation supported by molecular modeling
Org Biomol Chem (ISSN: 1477-0520, 1477-0539, 1477-0539electronic), 2006 Jan 21; 4(2): 243-249.

Gustavsson T, Banyasz A, Lazzarotto E, Markovitsi D, Scalmani G, Frisch MJ, Barone V, Improta R
Singlet excited-state behavior of uracil and thymine in aqueous solution: A combined experimental and computational study of 11 uracil derivatives
J Am Chem Soc (ISSN: 0002-7863, 0002-2786, 1520-5126), 2006 Jan 18; 128(2): 607-619.

Di Pietro C, Piro S, Tabbì G, Ragusa M, Di Pietro V, Zimmitti V, Cuda F, Anello M, Consoli U, Salinaro ET, Caruso M, Vancheri C, Crimi N, Sabini MG, Cirrone GA, Raffaele L, Privitera G, Pulvirenti A, Giugno R, Ferro A, Cuttone G, Lo Nigro S, Purrello R, Purrello F, Purrello M
Cellular and molecular effects of protons: Apoptosis induction and potential implications for cancer therapy
Apoptosis (ISSN: 1360-8185), 2006 Jan; 11(1): 57-66.

Di Natale G, Grasso G, Impellizzeri G, La Mendola D, Micera G, Mihala N, Nagy Z, Osz K, Pappalardo G, Rigó V, Rizzarelli E, Sanna D, Sóvágó I
Copper(II) interaction with unstructured prion domain outside the octarepeat region: Speciation, stability, and binding details of copper(II) complexes with PrP106-126 peptides
Inorg Chem (ISSN: 0020-1669, 1520-510x, 1520-510xelectronic), 2005 Oct 3; 44(20): 7214-7225.

De Luca S, Della Moglie R, De Capua A, Morelli G
New synthetic strategy for o-NBS protected amino acids and their use in synthesis of mono-benzylated peptides
Tetrahedron Lett (ISSN: 0040-4039), 2005 Sep 26; 46(39): 6637-6640.

Cucinotta V, Giuffrida A, Maccarrone G, Messina M, Puglisi A, Rizzarelli E, Vecchio G
Coordination properties of 3-functionalized β-cyclodextrins. Thermodynamic stereoselectivity of copper(II) complexes of the A, B-diamino derivative and its exploitation in LECE
Dalton T (ISSN: 1477-9226, 1477-9234, 1477-9234electronic), 2005 Sep 21; (16): 2731-2736.

Improta R, Antonello S, Formaggio F, Maran F, Rega N, Barone V
Understanding Electron Transfer across Negatively-Charged Aib Oligopeptides
J Phys Chem B (ISSN: 1520-6106, 1520-5207, 1520-5207electronic), 2005 Jan 20; 109(2): 1023-1033.

Gulino A, Tabbì G
CdO thin films: A study of their electronic structure by electron spin resonance spectroscopy
Appl Surf Sci (ISSN: 0169-4332), 2005; 245(1-4): 322-327.

Falcigno L, Oliva R, D'Auria G, Maletta M, Dettin M, Pasquato A, Di Bello C, Paolillo L
Structural investigation of the HIV-1 envelope glycoprotein gp160 cleavage site 3: Role of site-specific mutations
Chembiochem (ISSN: 1439-4227, 1439-7633, 1439-7633electronic), 2004 Dec 3; 5(12): 1653-1661.

Merlino A, Graziano G, Mazzarella L
Structural And Dynamic Effects Of Alpha-Helix Deletion In Sso7d: Implications For Protein Thermal Stability
Proteins (ISSN: 0887-3585, 1097-0134, 1097-0134electronic), 2004 Dec 1; 57(4): 692-701.

Improta R, Barone V
Absorption and fluorescence spectra of uracil in the gas phase and in aqueous solution: A TD-DFT quantum mechanical study
J Am Chem Soc (ISSN: 0002-7863, 0002-2786, 1520-5126), 2004 Nov 10; 126(44): 14320-14321.

Arena G, Bonomo RP, Contino A, Sgarlata C, Spoto G, Tabbì G
Influence of the coordination geometry on the physicochemical properties of a copper(II) complex with a tailor-made calixarene-based ligand bearing dipyridyl pendants. An ESR, UV-Vis and CV study
Dalton T (ISSN: 1477-9226, 1477-9234, 1477-9234electronic), 2004 Oct 21; (20): 3205-3211.

Improta R, Barone V
Interplay of electronic, environmental, and vibrational effects in determining the hyperfine coupling constants of organic free radicals
Chem Rev (ISSN: 0009-2665), 2004 Mar; 104(3): 1231-1253.

Cucinotta V, Giuffrida A, La Mendola D, Maccarrone G, Puglisi A, Rizzarelli E, Vecchio G
3-Amino Derivative Of Beta-Cyclodextrin: Thermodynamics Of Copper (ii) Complexes And Exploitation Of Its Enantioselectivity In The Separation Of Amino Acid Racemates By Ligand Exchange Capillary Electrophoresis
And Life Sciencesjournal Of Chromatography B Analytical Technologies In The Biomedical, 2004 Feb 5; 800(1-2): 127-133.

Rossi F, Zanotti G, Saviano M, Iacovino R, Palladino P, Saviano G, Amodeo P, Tancredi T, Laccetti P, Corbier C, Benedetti E
New antitumour cyclic astin analogues: Synthesis, conformation and bioactivity
J Pept Sci (ISSN: 1075-2617, 1099-1387, 1075-2617print), 2004 Feb; 10(2): 92-102.

Brown DR, Guantieri V, Grasso G, Impellizzeri G, Pappalardo G, Rizzarelli E
Copper(II) complexes of peptide fragments of the prion protein. Conformation changes induced by copper(II) and the binding motif in C-terminal protein region
J Chem Res (ISSN: 0162-0134, 1873-3344, 0162-0134print), 2004 Jan; 98(1): 133-143.

Barone V, Improta R, Rega N
Computation of protein pK's values by an integrated density functional theory/Polarizable Continuum Model approach
Theor Chem Acc (ISSN: 1432-881x), 2004; 111(2-6): 237-245.

Zarivach R, Bashan A, Berisio R, Harms J, Auerbach T, Schluenzen F, Bartels H, Baram D, Pyetan E, Sittner A, Amit M, Hansen HAS, Kessler M, Liebe C, Wolff A, Agmon I, Yonath A
Functional aspects of ribosomal architecture: Symmetry, chirality and regulation
J Phys Org Chem (ISSN: 0894-3230), 2004; 17(11): 901-912.

Cimino P, Improta R, Bifulco G, Riccio R, Gomez-paloma L, Barone V
Nucleophilic Cyclopropane Ring Opening in Duocarmycin SA Derivatives by Methanol under Acid Conditions: A Quantum Mechanical Study in the Gas-Phase and in Solution
J Org Chem (ISSN: 0022-3263, 0022-3263linking), 2004; 69(8): 2816-2824.

Mansi R, Tesauro D, De Capua A, Fattorusso R, Carac C, Aloj L, Benedetti E, Morelli G
Peptide-chelating agent conjugate for selective targeting of somatostatin receptor type 1: Synthesis and characterization
Biopolymers (ISSN: 0006-3525, 0006-6352, 0006-3525print), 2004; 76(6): 527-534.

Improta R, Santoro F, Dietl C, Papastathopoulos E, Gerber G
Time dependent DFT investigation on the two lowest 1B u states of the trans isomer of stilbene and stiff-stilbenes
Chem Phys Lett (ISSN: 0009-2614), 2004; 387(4-6): 509-516.

D'Auria G, Flores G, Falcigno L, Oliva R, Vacatello M, Corsaro MM, Parrilli M, Paolillo L
Hyaluronate tetrasaccharide-Cu(II) interaction: A NMR study
Biopolymers (ISSN: 0006-3525, 0006-6352, 0006-3525print), 2003 Oct; 70(2): 260-269.

Saracino GA, Improta R, Scalmani G, Barone V
Absolute pKa determination for carboxylic acids using density functional theory and the polarizable continuum model
Chem Phys Lett (ISSN: 0009-2614), 2003; 373(3-4): 411-415.

Formaggio F, Crisma M, Toniolo C, Broxterman QB, Kaptein B, Corbier C, Saviano M, Palladino P, Benedetti E
Cα-Methyl, Cα-n-Propylglycine Homo-oligomers
Macromolecules (ISSN: 0024-9297), 2003; 36(21): 8164-8170.

D'Amore M, Improta R, Barone V
Conformational behavior and magnetic properties of a nitroxide amino acid derivative in vacuo and in aqueous solution
J Phys Chem A (ISSN: 1089-5639, 1520-5215electronic), 2003; 107(32): 6264-6269.

Peggion C, Formaggio F, Crisma M, Toniolo C, Jimenez AI, Cativiela C, Kaptein B, Broxterman QB, Saviano M, Benedetti E
Folding of peptides characterized by c3Val, a highly constrained analogue of valine
Biopolymers (ISSN: 0006-3525, 0006-6352, 0006-3525print), 2003; 68(2): 178-191.

Bonomo RP, Bruno V, Conte E, De Guidi G, La Mendola D, Maccarrone G, Nicoletti F, Rizzarelli E, Sortino S, Vecchio G
Potentiometric, spectroscopic and antioxidant activity studies of SOD mimics containing carnosine
Dalton T (ISSN: 1477-9226, 1477-9234, 1477-9234electronic), 2003; (23): 4406-4415.

Tabbì G, Cassino C, Cavigiolio G, Colangelo D, Ghiglia A, Viano I, Osella D
Water stability and cytotoxic activity relationship of a series of ferrocenium derivatives. ESR insights on the radical production during the degradation process
J Med Chem (ISSN: 0022-2623, 1520-4804, 0022-2623print), 2002 Dec 19; 45(26): 5786-5796.

Mineo P, Vitalini D, La Mendola D, Rizzarelli E, Scamporrino E, Vecchio G
Electrospray mass spectrometric studies of L-carnosine (β-alanyl-L-histidine) complexes with copper(II) or zinc ions in aqueous solution
Rapid Commun Mass Sp (ISSN: 0951-4198, 1097-0231electronic, 0951-4198linking), 2002; 16(7): 722-729.

De Falco S, Ruvoletto MG, Verdoliva A, Ruvo M, Raucci A, Marino M, Senatore S, Cassani G, Alberti A, Pontisso P, Fassina G
Cloning and Expression of a Novel Hepatitis B Virus-binding Protein from HepG2 Cells
Jbc Papers (ISSN: 0021-9258, 1083-351x, 0021-9258linking), 2001 Sep 28; 276(39): 36613-36623.

Tabbì G, Fry SC, Bonomo RP
ESR study of the non-enzymic scission of xyloglucan by an ascorbate-H2O2-copper system: The involvement of the hydroxyl radical and the degradation of ascorbate
J Chem Res (ISSN: 0162-0134, 1873-3344, 0162-0134print), 2001 Apr; 84(3-4): 179-187.

Garzillo AM, Colao MC, Buonocore V, Oliva R, Falcigno L, Saviano M, Santoro AM, Zappala R, Bonomo RP, Bianco C, Giardina P, Palmieri G, Sannia G
Structural and kinetic characterization of native laccases from Pleurotas ostreatus, Rigidoporus lignosus, and Trametes trogii
Journal Of Protein Chemistry (ISSN: 0277-8033), 2001 Apr; 20(3): 191-201.

Bonomo RP, Cennamo G, Purrello R, Santoro AM, Zappala R
Comparison Of Three Fungal Laccases From Rigidoporus Lignosus And Pleurotus Ostreatus: Correlation Between Conformation Changes And Catalytic Activity
J Chem Res (ISSN: 0162-0134, 1873-3344, 0162-0134print), 2001 Jan 1; 83(1): 67-75.

Romanelli A, Garella I, Menchise V, Iacovino R, Saviano M, Montesarchio D, Didierjean C, Lello PD, Rossi F, Benedetti E
Crystal-state conformation of Cα, α-dialkylated peptides containing chiral β-homo-residues
J Pept Sci (ISSN: 1075-2617, 1099-1387, 1075-2617print), 2001; 7(1): 15-26.

Bonomo RP, Imperllizzeri G, Pappalardo G, Rizzarelli E, Tabbì G
Copper(II) binding modes in the prion octapeptide PHGGGWGQ: A spectroscopic and voltammetric study
Chemistry (ISSN: 0947-6539, 1521-3765, 1521-3765electronic), 2000 Nov 17; 6(22): 4195-4202.

Gurrieri S, Miceli L, Lanza CM, Tomaselli F, Bonomo RP, Rizzarelli E
Chemical characterization of Sicilian prickly pear (Opuntia ficus indica) and perspectives for the storage of its juice
J Agric Food Chem (ISSN: 0021-8561), 2000 Nov; 48(11): 5424-5431.

Pavone V, Lombardi A, Saviano M, De Simone G, Nastri F, Maglio O, Omote Y, Yamanaka Y, Yamada T
Conformational behavior of C(α, α)-diphenyl glycine: Extended conformation in tripeptides containing consecutive Dφg residues
Biopolymers (ISSN: 0006-3525, 0006-6352, 0006-3525print), 2000 Feb; 53(2): 161-168.

De Simone G, Lombardi A, Galdiero S, Nastri F, Di Costanzo L, Gohda S, Sano A, Yamada T, Pavone V
The crystal structure of a Dcp-containing peptide
Biopolymers (ISSN: 0006-3525, 0006-6352, 0006-3525print), 2000 Feb; 53(2): 182-188.

Lombardi A, De Simone G, Galdiero S, Nastri F, Di Costanzo L, Makihiara K, Yamada T, Pavone V
The crystal structure of Afc-containing peptide
Biopolymers (ISSN: 0006-3525, 0006-6352, 0006-3525print), 2000 Feb; 53(2): 150-160.

Caliendo G, Fiorino F, Grieco P, Perissutti E, De Luca S, Giuliano A, Santelli G, Califano D, Severino B, Santagada V
Synthesis and biological activity of pseudopeptides inhibitors of Ras farnesyl transferase containing unconventional amino acids
Farmaco (ISSN: 0014-827x), 1999 Nov; 54(11-12): 785-790.

Bonomo RP, Boudet AM, Cozzolino R, Rizzarelli E, Santoro AM, Sterjiades R, Zappalà R
A comparative study of two isoforms of laccase secreted by the 'white- rot' fungus Rigidoporus lignosus, exhibiting significant structural and functional differences
J Chem Res (ISSN: 0162-0134, 1873-3344, 0162-0134print), 1998 Sep; 71(3-4): 205-211.

Pavone V, Lombardi A, Saviano M, Nastri F, Zaccaro L, Maglio O, Pedone C, Omote Y, Yamanaka Y, Yamada T
Conformational Behaviour Of C (alpha, Alpha)-Diphenylglycine: Folded Vs. Extended Structures In Dphig-Containing Tripeptides
J Pept Sci (ISSN: 1075-2617, 1099-1387, 1075-2617print), 1998 Feb; 4(1): 21-32.

Campagna T, Grasso G, Rizzarelli E, Vecchio G
L- and D-cysteine derivatives of β-cyclodextrin: Different molecular recognition properties of their copper(II) complexes for amino acids
Inorg Chim Acta (ISSN: 0020-1693), 1998; 275-276: 395-400.

Benedetti E, Iacovino R, Pedone C, Rossi F, Saviano M, Isernia C, Montesarchio D, DeNapoli L, Piccialli G
β-Amino acid residues: Conformational characterization of an N- and C-protected homo-β-(S)-leucine
Int J Pept Res Ther (ISSN: 0929-5666, 1573-3149), 1997 Jun; 4(3): 129-134.

Bonomo RP, Cucinotta V, D'Alessandro F, Impellizzeri G, Maccarrone G, Rizzarelli E, Vecchio G, Carima L, Corradini R, Sartor G, Marchelli R
Chiral recognition by the copper(ii) complex of 6-deoxy-6-n-(2 - methylaminopyridine)-β-cyclodextrin
Chirality (ISSN: 0899-0042), 1997; 9(4): 341-349.

Crisma M, Formaggio F, Valle G, Toniolo C, Saviano M, Iacovino R, Zaccaro L, Benedetti E
Experimental evidence at atomic resolution for intramolecular N- H···π (phenyl) interactions in a family of amino acid derivatives
Biopolymers (ISSN: 0006-3525, 0006-6352, 0006-3525print), 1997; 42(1): 1-6.

Bonomo RP, Pedotti S, Vecchio G, Rizzarelli E
Molecular Recognition of Amino Acids by Copper(II) Complexes of 6A, 6X-Diamino-6A, 6 X-dideoxy-β-cyclodextrin (X = B, C, D)
Inorg Chem (ISSN: 0020-1669, 1520-510x, 1520-510xelectronic), 1996 Nov 6; 35(23): 6873-6877.

Lombardi A, D'Auria G, Saviano M, Maglio O, Nastri F, Quartara L, Pedone C, Pavone V
Bicyclic Peptides As Type I/Type Ii Beta-Turn Scaffolds
Biopolym Pept Sci Sect, 1996; 40(5): 505-518.

Rossi F, Saviano M, Di Talia P, Di Blasio B, Pedone C, Zanotti G, Mosca M, Saviano G, Tancredi T, Ziegler K, Benedetti E
Solution and solid state structure of an aib-containing cyclodecapeptide inhibiting the cholate uptake in hepatocytes
Biopolymers (ISSN: 0006-3525, 0006-6352, 0006-3525print), 1996; 40(5): 465-478.

Bonomo RP, Marchelli R, Tabbì G
Study of H2O2 interaction with copper(II) complexes with diamino-diamide type ligands, diastereoisomeric dipeptides, and tripeptides
J Chem Res (ISSN: 0162-0134, 1873-3344, 0162-0134print), 1995 Nov 15; 60(3): 205-218.

Bonomo RP, De Flora A, Rizzarelli E, Santoro AM, Tabbì G, Tonetti M
Copper(II) complexes encapsulated in human red blood cells
J Chem Res (ISSN: 0162-0134, 1873-3344, 0162-0134print), 1995 Sep; 59(4): 773-784.

Pavone V, Lombardi A, Saviano M, Di Blasio B, Nastri F, Fattorusso R, Zaccaro L, Maglio O, Yamada T, Omote Y
Mixed conformation in C(α, α)-disubstituted tripeptides: X-ray crystal structures of Z-Aib-Dph-Gly-OMe and Bz-Dph-Dph-Gly-OMe
Biopolymers (ISSN: 0006-3525, 0006-6352, 0006-3525print), 1994 Dec; 34(12): 1595-1604.

Zanotti G, Maione A, Rossi F, Saviano M, Pedone C, Tancredi T
BIOACTIVE PEPTIDES - CONFORMATIONAL STUDY OF A CYSTINYL CYCLOHEPTAPEPTIDE IN ITS FREE AND CALCIUM COMPLEXED FORMS
Biopolymers (ISSN: 0006-3525, 0006-6352, 0006-3525print), 1993 Jul; 33(7): 1083-1091.

Arena G, Bindoni M, Cardile V, Maccarrone G, Riello MC, Rizzarelli E, Sciuto S
Cytotoxic and cytostatic activity of copper(II) complexes. Importance of the speciation for the correct interpretation of the in vitro biological results
J Chem Res (ISSN: 0162-0134, 1873-3344, 0162-0134print), 1993 Apr 1; 50(1): 31-45.

Pavone V, Di Blasio B, Lombardi A, Maglio O, Isernia C, Pedone C, Benedetti E, Altmann E, Mutter M
Non coded C alpha, alpha-disubstituted amino acids. X-ray diffraction analysis of a dipeptide containing (S)-alpha-methylserine
Int J Pept Protein Res (ISSN: 0367-8377, 0367-8377print, 0367-8377linking), 1993 Jan; 41(1): 15-20.

Lombardi A, Maglio O, Pavone B, Di Blasio V, Saviano M, Nastri F, Pedone C, Benedetti E
Pt(II) Complexes of Amino Acids and Peptides. III. X-Ray Diffraction Study of trans-[Cl-(Ph3P)-Pt-(H-Aib-O-)]
Inorg Chim Acta, 1993; 204: 87-92.

Lombardi A, Maglio O, Benedetti B, Di Blasio E, Saviano M, Nastri F, Pedone C, Pavone V
Pt(II) Complexes of Amino Acids and Peptides. II. Structural Analysis of trans-[Cl2-Pt-(H-Aib-OH)2]
Inorg Chim Acta, 1992; 196: 241-246.

Alberghina M, Brogna A, Mangiameli A, Marletta F, Rizzarelli E, Sammartano S
Copper(II) complexes of aminoacids: Gastric acid antisecretory activity in rats
Farmaco Ed Sci, 1982 Dec; 37(12): 805-814.