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Jonathan D. Gough

Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry

B.S., Eastern Nazarene CollegePh.D., Syracuse University

http://myweb.brooklyn.liu.edu/jgough/

Specialties

Chemical Biology, Organic Chemistry, Computational Chemistry

Publications

Co-author, “Using Natural Products to Unravel Cell Biology,” published in “Chemical Biology: From Small Molecules to Systems Biology and Drug Design” (2007)
Co-author, “Probing Protein Function with Small Molecules,” published in Ernst Schering Research Foundation Workshop: Chemical Genomics (2005)
Co-author, “ortho-and meta-Substituted Aromatic Thiols as Efficient Redox Buffer for Increasing the Folding Rate of a Disulfide Containing Protein,” published in the Journal of Biotechnology (2005)
Co-author, “Increased Catalytic Activity of Protein Disulfide Isomerase (PDI) in the Presence of Aromatic Thiol Based Redox Buffers,” published in Bioorganic Medicinal Chemistry Letters (2005)
Co-author, “Effects of Redox Buffer Properties on the Folding of a Disulfide Containing Protein: Dependence upon pH, Thiol pKa, and Thiol Concentration,” published in the Journal of Biotechnology (2005)
Co-author, “Aromatic Thiol pKa Effects on the Folding Rate of a Disulfide Containing Protein,” published in Biochemistry (2003)
Co-author, “Folding Disulfide-Containing Proteins Faster with an Aromatic Thiol,” published in the Journal of the American Chemical Society (2002)
Co-author, “Ionic Blockade of the Rat Connexin40 Gap Junction Channel by Large Tetraalkylammonium Ions,” published in the Biophysical Journal (2001)
Co-author, “Modeling Antileukemic Activity of Carboquinones with Electrotopological State and Chi Indices,” published in the Journal of Chemical Information and Computer Sciences (1999)
Co-author, “Modeling the Toxicity of Amide Herbicides Using the Electrotopological State,” published in Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (1999)

Honors/Awards

Post Doctoral Fellow, Yale University Center for Genomics and Proteomics (2004-2006)
Graduate Fellow, Syracuse University (1998-2003)
Recipient, Teaching Assistantship, Syracuse University (four semesters from 1998-2003)
Recipient, Summer Research Fellowship, Schrader Endowment Fund-Eastern Nazarene (1998)
Outstanding Senior Chemistry Major, Eastern Nazarene College (1998)
Recipient, Summer Research Fellowship, Schrader Endowment Fund-Eastern Nazarene (1997)
Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America (1993)

Professional Affliations

Member, American Chemical Society (Biotechnology Division and Physical Chemistry Division)

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