2012

Key: Faculty · Undergraduate Students · Graduate Students


Publications

  • Whitecavage Solnoki, K.; Sing, A. S.; Sofa, C. J.; Miller, R.; Ogorzalek, P.; Penek, H. V.; Palenchar, J. B. TbENF49 is an Essential TbTFIIB-Interacting Trypanosome-Specific Factor,  Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology, 2012, 181, 94-101.
  • Westlake, B. C.; Paul, J. J.; Bettis, S. E.; Hampton, S. D.; Mehl, B. P.; Meyer, T. J.;* Papanikolas, J. M.*  Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 2012, 116, 14886-14891.
  • Fuentes, M. J.; Bognanno, R. J.; Dougherty, W. G.; Boyko, W. J.; Kassel, W. S.; Dudley, T. J.; Paul, J. J.*  Dalton Transactions, 2012, 41, 12514-12523.
  • Douglas, T.; Domine, F.; Barret, M.; Anastasio, C.; Beine, H.; Bottenhem, J.; Grannas A. M.; Houdier, S.; Netcheva, S.; Rowland, G.; Staebler, R.; Steffen A.  Frost flowers growing in the Arctic Ocean-Atmosphere-Sea ice-Snow interface, part 1: Chemical Composition. Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres, 2012, 117, D00R09, doi:10.1029/2011JD016460.
  • Grannas, A. M.; Cory, R. M.; Miller, P. L.; Chin, Y. P.; McKnight, D. M. Role of dissolved organic matter in Arctic surface waters in the photolysis of hexachlorobenzene and lindane. Journal of Geophysical Research - Biogeosciences, 2012, 117, G01003, doi:10.1029/2010JG001518.
  • Scholl, C.; Licisyn, T.; Cummings, C.; Hughes, K.; Johnson, D.; Boyko, W.; Giuliano, R. M. Synthesis of Cyclopropyl Glycosides and Their Use as Novel Glycosyl Donors. Carbohydrate Research, 2012, 356, 288-294.
  • Palenchar, P.M.; Palenchar, J.B. The evolution of metabolic enzymes in Plasmodium and trypanosomatids as compared to Saccharomyces and Schizosaccharomyces. Mol Biochem Parasitol. 2012, 1, 13-9.
  • Liu, W.; Das, A.; Morales, R.; Banday, M.; Aris, V.; Lukac, D.M.; Soteropoulos, P.; Wah, D.A.; Palenchar, J.; Bellofatto V. Chromatin immunoprecipitation and microarray analysis reveal that TFIIB occupies the SL RNA gene promoter region in Trypanosoma brucei chromosomes. Mol Biochem Parasitol. 2012, 2, 139-142.

Presentations:
American Geophysical Union, National Meeting. “Microbial and long-range terrestrial contributions of organic matter to Antarctica.” R.  Antony, A. Grannas, A. Priest, R. Sleighter, T. Meloth,  P. Hatcher. December 2012 (Poster)

American Geophysical Union, National Meeting. “Photochemistry of Tetrabromobisphenol A in Frozen and Liquid Aqueous Solutions.” J. Reich, A. Grannas, E. Dolak. December 2012 (Poster).  Jeremy Reich (sophomore) received an AGU "Outstanding Student Paper" Award for his presentation.

American Geophysical Union, National Meeting, San Francisco, CA. “Photochemical Degradation of Persistent Organic Pollutants: A Study of Ice Photochemistry Mediated by Dissolved Organic Matter”. R. Bobby, L. Pagano, A. Grannas. December 2012 (Poster)

American Geophysical Union, National Meeting, San Francisco, CA. “Production of Reactive Oxygen Species from Dissolved Organic Matter Photolysis in Ice.” A. Fede, A. Grannas. December 2012 (Poster)

American Geophysical Union, National Meeting, San Francisco, CA. “Investigation of Organic Compound Reactivity in Liquid and Frozen Aqueous Systems Using Relative Rate Experiments.” L. Kurek, A. Grannas. December 2012 (Poster)

American Geophysical Union, National Meeting, San Francisco, CA. “Methane and its Stable Isotope Signature Across Pennsylvania: Assessing the Potential Impacts of Natural Gas Development and Agriculture.” F. Ramos-Garcés, J. Fuentes, A. Grannas, D. Martins. December 2012 (Poster)

American Geophysical Union, National Meeting, San Francisco, CA. “Characterization of VOCs Across Pennsylvania: Assessing Emissions from Rural, Forested, Agricultural and Natural Gas Drilling-Impacted Areas.” A. Grannas, J. Fuentes, F. Ramos-Garcés, D. Wang, D. Martins. December 2012 (Poster)

American Society for Mass Spectrometry, National Meeting, Vancouver, BC. "Enhanced sensitivity and molecular-level characterization of dissolved organic matter in ice cores by nano-electrospray ionization ultrahigh resolution mass spectrometry." R. Sleighter, V. Boschi, A. Grannas, P. Hatcher. May 2012 (Poster)