Home

Publications

1987-1990

  • Benabe, J. E., Echegoyen, L. A., Pastrana, B., Martinez, M., "Mechanism of Inhibition of Glycolisis by Vanadate" 1987 Journal of Biological Chemistry, 282 (20), 9555 - 9560.
    View PUBMED >>

1991-1996

  • Pastrana, B., Mautone, A. J., Mendelsohn, R., "Fourier Transform Infrared Studies of Secondary Structure and Orientation of Pulmonary Surfactant SP-C and Its Effect on the Dynamic Surface Properties of Phospholipids" 1991 Biochemistry, 30, 10058-10064.
    View PUBMED >>
  • Pastrana-Rios, B., Flach, C., Braunner, J., Mautone, A. J., Mendelsohn, R., "A Direct Test of the "Squeeze-Out" Hypothesis of Lung Surfactant Function. External Reflection FT-IR at the Air/Water Interface" 1994 Biochemistry, 33, 5121 - 5127.
    View PUBMED >>
  • Pastrana-Rios, B., Taneva, S., Keough, K., Mendelsohn, R., “Secondary Structure and “Squeeze-out” of the Pulmonary Surfactant Proteins SP-B and SP-C in Phospholipid Monolayers at the Air/Water interface. An In Situ External Reflectance-Absorbance FT-IR study” 1995 Biophysical Journal, 69 (6), 2531-2540.
    View PUBMED >>

1997-2000

  • Graff, D. K., Pastrana-Rios, B., Venyaminov, S., Prendergast, F.G., "Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy and Two-Dimensional Infrared Analysis of Model Helical Peptides" 1997 Journal of the American Chemical Society, 119, 11282-11294.
    View Publication >>

2001-2004

  • Pastrana-Rios, B. "Biochemistry Laboratory II", 2001.
    View Publication >>
  • Pastrana-Rios, B. "Understanding the Mechanism of Peptide Unfolding" 2001 Biochemistry, 40, 9074-81.
    View PUBMED >>
  • Pastrana-Rios, B. "Using InsightII® to Provide an Interdisciplinary Approach for Teaching Structural Biology” Accelrys 2002.
  • Pastrana-Rios, B., Wanda Ocaña, Michelle Rios, German Lorenzo Vargas, Ginny Ysa, Greg Poynter, Javier Tapia, and Salisbury, J. L., "Centrin: Its Secondary Structure in the Presence and Absence of Cations" 2002 Biochemistry 41 (22), 6911-6919.
    View PUBMED >>
  • Pastrana-Rios, B., and López, G. “Mechanism of unfolding of an Alpha-helical Peptide” 2002 Advances in Gene Technology: The Genome and Beyond – Structural Biology for Medicine, 13, 34. (peer reviewed short comm.)
    View Publication >>
  • Pastrana-Rios, B., Sanoguet, Z. and Ocaña, W. “Secondary Structure Changes in a Calcium Binding Protein: Centrin” 2002 Advances in Gene Technology: The Genome and Beyond – Structural Biology for Medicine, 13, 34. (peer reviewed short comm.)
    View Publication >>
  • Pastrana-Rios, B. “Exploring Structure/Function Relationship of Macromolecules at the Undergraduate Level” 2004 J. Chem. Educ. 81, 837-840.
    View Publication >>

2005-2008

  • Ortiz, M., Haitau, H., Chazin, W. and Pastrana-Rios B. “Dynamics of Hydrogen/Deuterium exchange in Chlamydomonas Centrin” 2005 Biochemistry 44(7); 2409-2418.
    View PUBMED >>
  • Villalobos, L., López, Y., Pastrana-Rios B. and López G.E. “Thermodynamics of the liquid states of Langmuir monolayers” 2005 J. Chem. Phys 122, 104701-7.
    View PUBMED >>
  • Sanoguet-Carrero, Z., Campbell, M., Ramos, S., Seda, C., Pérez-Moreno, L., and Pastrana-Rios, B. “Effects of phosphorylation in Chlamydomonas centrin Ser 167” 2006 Calcium Binding Proteins 1(2), 108-114.
    View Publication >>
  • Iloro, I.; and Pastrana-Ríos, B., “Simulation of FT-IR Spectra and 2D-COS Analysis for the H/D Exchange of Two Related Ligands” 2006 J. Molecular Structure: Special issue of 2D-COS, 799, 153-157.
    View Publication >>
  • Pastrana-Ríos, B., “Simulation of FT-IR Spectra and 2D-COS Analysis for the Thermal Perturbation of Apo-Centrin” 2006 J. Molecular Structure: Special issue of 2D-COS, 799, 163-167.
    View Publication >>
  • Iloro, I.; Narváez, D; Guillen, N; Camacho, C; Guillen, L; Cora E; and Pastrana-Ríos, B., “Kinetics of Hydrogen/Deuterium Exchange of EGFR ligands” 2008 Biophysical Journal 94, 4041 - 4055.
    View PUBMED >>
  • E. Alfaro, L. D. V. Sosa, Z. Sanoguet, B. Pastrana-Rios, and E. R. Schreiter “Crystallization and Preliminary X-ray Characterization of full-length Chlamydomonas reinhardtii centrin” 2008 Acta Cryst. F 64, 398-401.
    View PUBMED >>