Asha H, Green JA, Martinez-fernandez L, Esposito L, Improta R
Electronic Circular Dichroism Spectra of DNA Quadruple Helices Studied by Molecular Dynamics Simulations and Excitonic Calculations including Charge Transfer States
Molecules (ISSN: 1420-3049linking, 1420-3049electronic), 2021 Aug 7; 26(16): N/D-N/D.

Martinez-fernandez L, Gustavsson T, Diederichsen U, Improta R
Excited State Dynamics of 8-Vinyldeoxyguanosine In Aqueous Solution Studied by Time-Resolved Fluorescence Spectroscopy and Quantum Mechanical Calculations
Molecules (ISSN: 1420-3049linking, 1420-3049electronic), 2020 Feb 13; 25(4): N/D-N/D.

Langella E, Alterio V, D'Ambrosio K, Cadoni R, Winum JY, Supuran CT, Monti SM, De Simone G, Di Fiore A
Exploring benzoxaborole derivatives as carbonic anhydrase inhibitors: a structural and computational analysis reveals their conformational variability as a tool to increase enzyme selectivity
J Enzym Inhib Med Ch (ISSN: 1475-6366linking, 1475-6374electronic), 2019 Dec; 34(1): 1498-1505.

Schmid M, Martinez-fernandez L, Markovitsi D, Santoro F, Hache F, Improta R, Changenet P
Unveiling Excited-State Chirality of Binaphthols by Femtosecond Circular Dichroism and Quantum Chemical Calculations
J Phys Chem Lett (ISSN: 1948-7185linking, 1948-7185electronic), 2019 Jul 18; 10(14): 4089-4094.

Martinez-fernandez L, Gavvala K, Sharma R, Didier P, Richert L, Segarra Marti J, Mori M, Mely Y, Improta R
Excited-State Dynamics of Thienoguanosine, an Isomorphic Highly Fluorescent Analogue of Guanosine
Chemistry (ISSN: 0947-6539linking, 1521-3765electronic), 2019 May 28; 25(30): 7375-7386.

Martinez-fernandez L, Improta R
Photoactivated proton coupled electron transfer in DNA: Insights from quantum mechanical calculations
Faraday Discuss (ISSN: 1359-6640, 1359-6640print), 2018; 207: 199-216.

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.

De Simone G, Langella E, Esposito D, Supuran CT, Monti SM, Winum JY, Alterio V
Insights into the binding mode of sulphamates and sulphamides to hCA II: crystallographic studies and binding free energy calculations
J Enzym Inhib Med Ch (ISSN: 1475-6366, 1475-6374electronic, 1475-6366linking), 2017 Dec; 32(1): 1002-1011.

Conti I, Martinez-fernandez L, Esposito L, Hofinger S, Nenov A, Garavelli M, Improta R
Multiple Electronic and Structural Factors Control Cyclobutane Pyrimidine Dimer and 6-4 Thymine-Thymine Photodimerization in a DNA Duplex
Chemistry (ISSN: 0947-6539, 1521-3765, 1521-3765electronic), 2017 Oct 26; 23(60): 15177-15188.

Magrì A, Tabbì G, Breglia R, De Gioia L, Fantucci P, Bruschi M, Bonomo RP, La Mendola D
Copper ion interaction with the RNase catalytic site fragment of the angiogenin protein: an experimental and theoretical investigation
Dalton T (ISSN: 1477-9226, 1477-9234, 1477-9226linking), 2017 Jul 04; 46(26): 8524-8538.

Martinez-fernandez L, Improta R
Novel adenine/thymine photodimerization channels mapped by PCM/TD-DFT calculations on dApT and TpdA dinucleotides
Photoch Photobio Sci (ISSN: 1474-905x), 2017 Jun 22; 16(8): 1277-1283.

Martinez-fernandez L, Pepino AJ, Segarra-marti J, Jovaisaite J, Vaya I, Nenov A, Markovitsi D, Gustavsson T, Banyasz A, Garavelli M, Improta R
Photophysics of Deoxycytidine and 5-Methyldeoxycytidine in Solution: A Comprehensive Picture by Quantum Mechanical Calculations and Femtosecond Fluorescence Spectroscopy
J Am Chem Soc (ISSN: 0002-7863, 0002-2786, 0002-7863print), 2017 Jun 14; 139(23): 7780-7791.

Esposito R, Calvanese L, Cucciolito ME, D'Auria G, Falcigno L, Fiorini V, Pezzella P, Roviello G, Stagni S, Talarico G, Ruffo F
Oxidative coupling of imino, amide platinum(II) complexes yields highly conjugated blue dimers
Organometallics (ISSN: 0276-7333), 2017; 36(2): 384-390.

Sholokh M, Improta R, Mori M, Sharma R, Kenfack C, Shin D, Voltz K, Stote RH, Zaporozhets OA, Botta M, Tor Y, Mely Y
Tautomers of a Fluorescent G Surrogate and Their Distinct Photophysics Provide Additional Information Channels
Angew Chem Int Ed (ISSN: 1433-7851, 1521-3773electronic, 1433-7851linking), 2016 Jun 8; N/D: N/D-N/D.

Stendardo E, Ferrer F, Santoro F, Improta R
The absorption and emission spectra in solution of oligothiophene-based push–pull biomarkers: a PCM/TD-DFT vibronic study
Theoretical Chemistry Accounts, 2016 Jun; 135: 1-17.

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.

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.

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.

Changenet-Barret P, Gustavsson T, Improta R, Markovitsi D
Ultrafast Excited-State Deactivation of 8-Hydroxy-2′-deoxyguanosine Studied by Femtosecond Fluorescence Spectroscopy and Quantum-Chemical Calculations
J Phys Chem A (ISSN: 1089-5639, 1520-5215electronic), 2015; 119(23): 6131-6139.

Improta R, Ferrer FJ, Stendardo E, Santoro F
Quantum-classical calculation of the absorption and emission spectral shapes of oligothiophenes at low and room temperature by first-principle calculations
Chemphyschem (ISSN: 1439-4235, 1439-7641, 1439-4235linking), 2014 Oct 20; 15(15): 3320-3333.

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.

Avila Ferrer FJ, Cerezo J, Soto J, Improta R, Santoro F
First-principle computation of absorption and fluorescence spectra in solution accounting for vibronic structure, temperature effects and solvent inhomogenous broadening
Comput Theor Chem (ISSN: 2210-271x), 2014 Jul 15; 1040-1041: 328-337.

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.

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.

Improta R, Vitagliano L,  Esposito L
Correction: Peptide bond distortions from planarity: New insights from quantum mechanical calculations and peptide/protein crystal structures (PLoS ONE)
Plosone (ISSN: 1932-6203, 1932-6203electronic, 1932-6203linking), 2014; 9(1): N/D-N/D.

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.

Hunger K, Buschhaus L, Biemann L, Braun M, Kovalenko S, Improta R, Kleinermanns K
UV-light-induced hydrogen transfer in guanosine-guanosine aggregates
Chemistry (ISSN: 0947-6539, 1521-3765, 1521-3765electronic), 2013 Apr; 19(17): 5425-5431.

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.

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.

Caruso P, Causà M, Cimino P, Crescenzi O, D'Amore M, Improta R, Pavone M, Rega N
Effects of molecular dynamics and solvation on the electronic structure of molecular probes
Theor Chem Acc (ISSN: 1432-881x), 2012 Apr; 131(4): 1211-1212.

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.

Stendardo E, Avila FJA, Santoro F, Improta R
Vibrationally resolved absorption and emission spectra of dithiophene in the gas phase and in solution by first-principle quantum mechanical calculations
J Chem Theory Comput (ISSN: 1549-9618, 1549-9626electronic, 1549-9618linking), 2012; 8(11): 4483-4493.

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.

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.

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, 1932-6203linking), 2011 Sep 16; 6(9): e24533-e24533.

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.

Gustavsson T, Banyasz A, Improta R, Markovitsi D
Femtosecond fluorescence studies of DNA/RNA constituents
J Phys Conf Ser (ISSN: 1742-6588), 2011; 261(1): 13-13.

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.

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.

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.

D'Urso L, Grasso G, Messina E, Bongiorno C, Scuderi V, Scalese S, Puglisi O, Spoto G, Compagnini G
The Role of Linear Carbon Chains in the Aggregation of Copper, Silver, and Gold Nanoparticles
J Phys Chem C (ISSN: 1932-7447), 2010 Jan 21; 114(2): 907-915.

Improta R, Santoro F, Barone V, Lami A
Vibronic model for the quantum dynamical study of the competition between bright and charge-transfer excited states in single-strand polynucleotides: the adenine dimer case
J Phys Chem A (ISSN: 1089-5639, 1520-5215electronic, 1089-5639linking), 2009 Dec 31; 113(52): 15346-15354.

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.

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.

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.

Karunakaran V, Kleinermanns K, Improta R, Kovalenko SA
Photoinduced dynamics of guanosine monophosphate in water from broad-band transient absorption spectroscopy and quantum-chemical calculations
J Am Chem Soc (ISSN: 0002-7863, 0002-2786, 1520-5126), 2009; 131(16): 5839-5850.

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.

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.

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, Lami A, Improta R, Bloino J, Barone V
Effective method for the computation of optical spectra of large molecules at finite temperature including the Duschinsky and Herzberg-Teller effect: The Qx band of porphyrin as a case study
J Chem Phys (ISSN: 0021-9606, 0897-690online), 2008 Jun 14; 128(22): 17-17.

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.

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.

Santoro F, Improta R, Lami A, Bloino J, Barone V
Effective method to compute Franck-Condon integrals for optical spectra of large molecules in solution
J Chem Phys (ISSN: 0021-9606, 0897-690online), 2007 Feb 28; 126(8): 084509-084509.

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.

Ronga L, Langella E, Palladino P, Marasco D, Tizzano B, Saviano M, Pedone C, Improta R, Ruvo M
Does Tetracycline Bind Helix 2 Of Prion? An Integrated Spectroscopical And Computational Study Of The Interaction Between The Antibiotic And Alpha Helix 2 Human Prion Protein Fragments
Proteins (ISSN: 0887-3585, 1097-0134, 1097-0134electronic), 2007 Feb 15; 66(3): 707-715.

Improta R, Barone V, Santoro F
Ab initio calculations of absorption spectra of large molecules in solution: Coumarin C153
Angew Chem Int Ed (ISSN: 1433-7851, 1521-3773electronic, 1433-7851linking), 2007; 46(3): 405-408.

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.

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, 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.

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.

Nuernberger P, Vogt G, Gerber G, Improta R, Santoro F
Femtosecond study on the isomerization dynamics of NK88. I. Ground-state dynamics after photoexcitation
J Chem Phys (ISSN: 0021-9606, 0021-9606print, 0897-690online), 2006 Jul 28; 125(4): 44512-44544.

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.

Langella E, Improta R, Crescenzi O, Barone V
Assessing the acid-base and conformational properties of histidine residues in human prion protein (125-228) by means of pKα calculations and molecular dynamics simulations
Proteins (ISSN: 0887-3585, 1097-0134, 1097-0134electronic), 2006 Jul 1; 64(1): 167-177.

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.

Improta R, Barone V, Newton MD
A Parameter Free Quantum Mechanical Approach To The Calculation Of Electron Transfer Rates For Large Systems In Solution
Chemphyschem (ISSN: 1439-4235, 1439-7641, 1439-7641electronic), 2006 Jun 12; 7(6): 1211-1215.

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.

Improta R, Barone V, Scalmani G, Frisch MJ
A State-Specific Pcm Td-Dft Method For Equilibrium And Non-Equilibrium Excited State Calculations In Solution
J Chem Phys (ISSN: 0897-690online, 0021-9606printed), 2006; 125(5): 54103-54103.

Grasso D, Grasso G, Guantieri V, Impellizzeri G, La Rosa C, Milardi D, Micera G, Osz K, Pappalardo G, Rizzarelli E, Sanna D, Sovago I
Environmental effects on a prion's helix II domain: copper(II) and membrane interactions with PrP180-193 and its analogues
Chemistry (ISSN: 0947-6539, 1521-3765, 1521-3765electronic), 2005 Dec 23; 12(2): 537-547.

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.

Calhoun JR, Nastri F, Maglio O, Pavone V, Lombardi A, Degrado WF
Artificial diiron proteins: From structure to function
Biopolymers (ISSN: 0006-3525, 0006-6352, 0006-3525print), 2005; 80(2-3): 264-278.

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.

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.

Improta R, Barone V
Assesing the reliability of density functional methods in the conformational study of polypeptides: The treatment of intraresidue nonbonding interactions
J Comput Chem (ISSN: 0192-8651, 1096-987xelectronic), 2004; 25(11): 1333-1341.

Pappalardo M, Milardi D, Grasso DM, La Rosa C
Free energy perturbation and molecular dynamics calculations of copper binding to azurin
J Comput Chem (ISSN: 0192-8651, 1096-987xelectronic), 2003 Apr 30; 24(6): 779-785.

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.

Menziani MC, De Benedetti PG, Langella E, Barone V
Seeking for binding determinants of the prion protein to human plasminogen
Mol Phys (ISSN: 0026-8976), 2003; 101(17): 2763-2773.

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.

Morelli G, De Luca S, Tesauro D, Saviano M, Pedone C, Dolmella A, Visentin R, Mazzi U
CCK8 peptide derivatized with diphenylphosphine for rhenium labelling: Synthesis and molecular mechanics calculations
J Pept Sci (ISSN: 1075-2617, 1099-1387, 1075-2617print), 2002 Jul; 8(7): 373-381.

Improta R, Kudin KN, Scuseria GE, Barone V
Structure and magnetic properties of nitroxide molecular crystals by density functional calculations employing periodic boundary conditions
J Am Chem Soc (ISSN: 0002-7863, 0002-2786, 1520-5126), 2002 Jan 9; 124(1): 113-120.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Nastri F, Lombardi A, D'Andrea LD, Sanseverino M, Maglio O, Pavone V
Miniaturized hemoproteins
Biopolymers (ISSN: 0006-3525print, 0006-3525linking, 1097-0282electronic), 1998; 47(1): 5-22.

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.

D'Andrea LD, Mazzeo M, Isernia C, Rossi F, Saviano M, Gallo P, Paolillo L, Pedone C
Solution conformational preferences of a peptidic analogue of a natural macrolide
Biopolymers (ISSN: 0006-3525, 0006-6352, 0006-3525print), 1997; 42(3): 349-361.

Maccarrone G, Nardin G, Randaccio L, Tabbì G, Rosi M, Sgamellotti A, Rizzarelli E, Zangrando E
Structure Of Copper(ii) Complexes With L-Leucyl-D-Phenylalanine Or L-Leucyl-L-Phenylalanine And Lcao-Scf-Mo Calculations On The Stabilization Of Copper(ii) Complexes Due To D-π Interaction With Aromatic Ring
Dalton Trans, 1996; N/D: 3449-3453.

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.

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.

Di Blasio B, Lombardi A, D'Auria G, Saviano M, Isernia C, Maglio O, Paolillo L, Pedone C, Pavone V
Beta-Alanine Containing Peptides: Gamma-Turns In Cyclotetrapeptides
Biopolymers (ISSN: 0006-3525, 0006-6352, 0006-3525print), 1993 Apr; 31(10): 621-631.