Avitabile C, D'Andrea LD, Saviano M, Olivieri M, Cimmino A, Romanelli A
Binding studies of antimicrobial peptides to Escherichia coli cells
Biochem Bioph Res Co (ISSN: 0006-291x), 2016 Sep 09; 478(1): 149-153.

Farina B, De Paola I, Russo L, Capasso D, Liguoro A, Gatto AD, Saviano M, Pedone PV, Di Gaetano S, Malgieri G, Zaccaro L, Fattorusso R
A Combined NMR and Computational Approach to Determine the RGDechi-hCit-alphav beta3 Integrin Recognition Mode in Isolated Cell Membranes
Chemistry (ISSN: 0947-6539, 1521-3765, 1521-3765electronic), 2016 Jan 11; 22(2): 681-693.

Zhang Y, de La Harpe K, Beckstead AA, Improta R, Kohler B
UV-Induced Proton Transfer between DNA Strands
J Am Chem Soc (ISSN: 0002-7863, 0002-2786, 0002-7863print), 2015 Jun 10; 137(22): 7059-7062.

Calce E, Monfregola L, Saviano M, De Luca S
HER2-mediated anticancer drug delivery: strategies to prepare targeting ligands highly specific for the receptor
Curr Med Chem (ISSN: 0929-8673, 1875-533x, 1875-533xelectronic), 2015 May 20; 22(21): 2525-2538.

GrassoG, Satriano C, Milardi D
A neglected modulator of insulin-degrading enzyme activity and conformation: The pH
Biophys Chem (ISSN: 0301-4622, 0301-4622linking), 2015; 203-204: 33-40.

Mercurio FA, Di Natale C, Pirone L, Scognamiglio PL, Marasco D, Pedone EM, Saviano M, Leone M
Peptide Fragments of Odin-Sam1: Conformational Analysis and Interaction Studies with EphA2-Sam
Chembiochem (ISSN: 1439-4227, 1439-7633, 1439-4227linking), 2015; 16(11): 1629-1636.

Picone D, Donnarumma F, Ferraro G, Russo Krauss I, Fagagnini A, Gotte G, Merlino A
Platinated oligomers of bovine pancreatic ribonuclease: Structure and stability
J Chem Res (ISSN: 0162-0134, 1873-3344, 0162-0134print), 2015; 146: 37-43.

Fahleson T, Kauczor J, Norman P, Santoro F, Improta R, Coriani S
TD-DFT investigation of the magnetic circular dichroism spectra of some purine and pyrimidine bases of nucleic acids
J Phys Chem A (ISSN: 1089-5639, 1520-5215electronic), 2015; 119(21): 5476-5489.

Balasco N, Pirone L, Smaldone G, Di Gaetano S, Esposito L, Pedone E, Vitagliano L
Molecular recognition of Cullin3 by KCTDs: Insights from experimental and computational investigations
Bba-Gen Subjects (ISSN: 0925-4439, 0006-3002, 1570-9639), 2014 Jul; 1844(7): 1289-1298.

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.

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.

Diana D, Di Stasi R, De Rosa L, Isernia C, D'Andrea LD, Fattorusso R
Structural investigation of the VEGF receptor interaction with a helical antagonist peptide
J Pept Sci (ISSN: 1075-2617, 1099-1387, 1075-2617print), 2013 Apr; 19(4): 214-219.

Calce E, Monfregola L, Sandomenico A, Saviano M, De Luca S
Fluorescence study for selecting specific ligands toward HER2 receptor: An example of receptor fragment approach
Eur J Med Chem (ISSN: 0223-5234, 1768-3254, 1768-3254electronic), 2013 Mar; 61: 116-121.

Merlino A, Fuchs MR, Pica A, Balsamo A, Dworkowski FSN, Pompidor G, Mazzarella L, Vergara A
Selective X-ray-induced NO photodissociation in haemoglobin crystals: evidence from a Raman-assisted crystallographic study
Acta Crystallogr D Biol Crystallogr (ISSN: 0907-4449, 0907-4449linking), 2013 Jan; 69: 137-140.

Merlino A, Fuchs MR, Pica A, Balsamo A, Dworkowski FSN, Pompidor G, Mazzarella L, Vergara A
Selective X-Ray Induced No-Photodissociation In Hemoglobin Crystals: Evidence From A Raman Assisted-Crystallographic Study
Acta Cryst D 69, 2013; 1: 137-140.

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.

Banyasz A, Douki T, Improta R, Gustavsson T, Onidas D, Vaya I, Perron M, Markovitsi D
Electronic excited states responsible for dimer formation upon UV absorption directly by thymine strands: Joint experimental and theoretical study
J Am Chem Soc (ISSN: 0002-7863, 0002-2786, 1520-5126), 2012 Sep 12; 134(36): 14834-14845.

Tarallo R, Accardo A, Falanga A, Guarnieri D, Vitiello G, Netti P, D'Errico G, Morelli G, Galdiero S
Clickable functionalization of liposomes with the gH625 peptide from herpes simplex virus type i for intracellular drug delivery
Chemistry (ISSN: 0947-6539, 1521-3765, 1521-3765electronic), 2011 Nov 4; 17(45): 12659-12668.

Malgieri G, Zaccaro L, Leone M, Bucci E, Esposito S, Baglivo I, Del Gatto A, Russo L, Scandurra R, Pedone PV, Fattorusso R, Isernia C
Zinc to Cadmium Replacement in the A. thaliana SUPERMAN Cys(2)His(2) Zinc Finger Induces Structural Rearrangements of Typical DNA Base Determinant Positions
Biopolymers (ISSN: 0006-3525, 0006-6352, 0006-3525print), 2011 Nov; 95(11): 801-810.

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.

Merlino A, Vergara A, Sica F, Aschi M, Amadei A, Di Nola A, Mazzarella L
Free-Energy Profile for CO Binding to Separated Chains of Human and Trematomus newnesi Hemoglobin: Insights from Molecular Dynamics Simulations and Perturbed Matrix Method
J Phys Chem B (ISSN: 1520-6106, 1520-5207, 1520-5207electronic), 2010 May 27; 114(20): 7002-7008.

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.

Sinibaldi F, Fiorucci L, Patriarca A, Lauceri R, Ferri T, Coletta M, Santucci R
Insights into cytochrome c-cardiolipin interaction. Role played by ionic strength
Biochemistry (ISSN: 0006-2960, 1520-4995, 1520-4995electronic), 2008 Jul 1; 47(26): 6928-6935.

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.

Barone V, Improta R, Rega N
Quantum mechanical computations and spectroscopy: From small rigid molecules in the gas phase to large flexible molecules in solution
Acc Chem Res (ISSN: 0001-4842, 0001-4842linking), 2008 May; 41(5): 605-616.

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.

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.

Aloj L, Aurilio M, Rinaldi V, D'Ambrosio L, Tesauro D, Peitl PK, Maina T, Mansi R, Von Guggenberg E, Joosten L, Sosabowski JK, Breeman WA, De Blois E, Koelewijn S, Melis M, Waser B, Beetschen K, Reubi JC, De Jong M
The EEE project
Proc Int Cosm Ray Conf Icrc Universidad Nacional Autonoma De Mexico, 2007; 5(HEPART2): 977-980.

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.

Barone V, Newton MD, Improta R
Dissociative electron transfer in donor - Peptide - Acceptor systems: Results for kinetic parameters from a density functional/polarizable continuum model
J Phys Chem B (ISSN: 1520-6106, 1520-5207, 1520-5207electronic), 2006 Jun 29; 110(25): 12632-12639.

Bucci E, Vitagliano L, Barone R, Sorrentino S, D'Alessio G, Graziano G
On the thermal stability of the two dimeric forms of ribonuclease
Biophys Chem (ISSN: 0301-4622, 0301-4622linking), 2005 Jul 1; 116(2): 89-95.

Pappalardo M, Milardi D, Grasso D, La Rosa C
Phase behaviour of polymer-grafted DPPC membranes for drug delivery systems design
Journal Of Thermal Analysis And Calorimetry (ISSN: 1388-6150), 2005 May; 80(2): 413-418.

Picone D, Di Fiore A, Ercole C, Franzese M, Sica F, Tomaselli S, Mazzarella L
The role of the hinge loop in domain swapping - The special case of bovine seminal ribonuclease
Jbc Papers (ISSN: 0021-9258, 1083-351x, 0021-9258linking), 2005 Apr 8; 280(14): 13771-13778.

De Luca S, Sanseverino M, Zocchi I, Pedone C, Morelli G, Ragone R
Receptor fragment approach to the binding between CCK8 peptide and cholecystokinin receptors: A fluorescence study on type B receptor fragment CCKB-R (352-379)
Biopolymers (ISSN: 0006-3525, 0006-6352, 0006-3525print), 2005 Mar; 77(4): 205-211.

Bonomo RP, Cucinotta V, Giuffrida A, Impellizzeri G, Magrì A, Pappalardo G, Rizzarelli E, Santoro AM, Tabbì G, Vagliasindi LI
A re-investigation of copper coordination in the octa-repeats region of the prion protein
Dalton T (ISSN: 1477-9226, 1477-9234, 1477-9234electronic), 2005 Jan 7; (1): 150-158.

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
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.

Barone V, Formaggio F, Improta R, Polo F, Maran F
Electron transfer to and conformational preferences of Aib oligo-peptides
Proc Electrochem Soc, 2004; 10: 29-32.

De Luca S, Ragone R, Bracco C, Digilio G, Aloj L, Tesauro D, Saviano M, Pedone C, Morelli G
A cyclic CCK8 analogue selective for the cholecystokinin type A receptor: design, synthesis, NMR structure and binding measurements
Chembiochem (ISSN: 1439-7633, 1439-4227, 1439-7633electronic), 2003 Nov 7; 4(11): 1176-1187.

Improta R, Mele F, Crescenzi O, Benzi C, Barone V
Understanding the role of stereoelectronic effects in determining collagen stability. 2. A quantum mechanical/molecular mechanical study of (Proline-Proline-Glycine)n polypeptides
J Am Chem Soc (ISSN: 0002-7863, 0002-2786, 1520-5126), 2002 Jul 3; 124(26): 7857-7865.

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.

Aloj L, Panico M, Caracó C, Zannetti A, Del Vecchio S, Di Nuzzo C, Arra C, Morelli G, Tesauro D, De Luca S, Pedone C, Salvatore M
Radiolabeling approaches for cholecystokinin B receptor imaging
Biopolymers (ISSN: 0006-3525, 0006-6352, 0006-3525print), 2002; 66(6): 370-380.

Ragone R, De Luca S, Tesauro D, Pedone C, Morelli G
Fluorescence studies on the binding between 1-47 fragment of cholecystokinin receptor CCKA-R(1-47) and nonsulfated cholecystokinin octapeptide CCK8
Biopolymers (ISSN: 0006-3525, 0006-6352, 0006-3525print), 2000; 56(1): 47-53.

Gallo P, Rossi F, Saviano M, Pedone C, Colonna G, Ragone R
Specific interaction between bovine cyclophilin A and synthetic analogues of cyclolinopeptide
Journal Of Biochemistry (ISSN: 0021-924x), 1998 Nov; 124(5): 880-885.

Levchenko A, Mehta B, Spengler BA, Narkar A, Fonti R, Biedler JL, Tsuruo T, Larson SM
Measurement of P-glycoprotein expression in multidrug-resistant human neuroblastoma cell lines using self-competitive binding assay
Anal Biochem (ISSN: 0003-2697, 1096-0309electronic, 0003-2697linking), 1996 May 1; 236(2): 338-343.