Publications of Tatyana I. Smirnova

T. I. Smirnova, A. I. Smirnov, S. Pachtchenko, O. G. Poluektov, “Geometry of Hydrogen Bonds Formed by Lipid Bilayer Nitroxide Probes: A High Frequency Pulsed ENDOR/EPR Study”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., Communication, accepted (2007).

T.I. Smirnova, T. G. Chadwick, M.A. Voinov, O. Poluektov, J. van Tol, A. Ozarowski, G. Schaaf, M. M. Ryan, and V. A. Bankaitis “Local Polarity and Hydrogen Bonding inside the Sec14p Phospholipid-binding Cavity: High-Field Multifrequency EPR Studies” Biophysical J. accepted (2007)

T.I Smirnova “Binding of MRI Contrast Agents to Albumin: a High-Field EPR Study” Appl. Magn. Res. Accepted (2007)

T. I Smirnova and Alex I. Smirnov, “High-field ESR Spectroscopy In Membrane And Protein Biophysics”, in “ESR Spectroscopy in Membrane Biophysics”, Biological Magnetic Resonance, Vol. 27, Hemminga, Marcus A., and Berliner, Lawrence Eds. Springer, New York, ISBN: 0-387-25066-2 (2007).

Smirnova, T.I., Chadwick, T.G., MacArthur, R., Poluektov, O., Song, L., Ryan, M.M., Schaaf, G., and Bankaitis, V.A. “The Chemistry of Phospholipid Binding by the Saccharomyces cerevisiae Phosphatidylinositol Transfer Protein Sec14p as Determined by Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Spectroscopy” J. Biolog. Chem. 281(46), 34897-34908 (2006).

Smirnov, A. I., Smirnova, T. I., MacArthur, R., Hall, R. “Cryogen-Free Superconducting Magnet System for Multifrequency EPR up to 12 T”, Rev. Sci. Instrum. 77, 035108 (2006).

Smirnova, T.I., Guenther, R., Lommel, S. A. “Dynamic changes in virions triggered by divalent metal ions” Biophys. J. 2006

Smirnova, T. I, Chadwick, T. G.,. Bankaitis, V. A. “Multifrequency EPR studies of mobility and local polarity of a protein-bound PC lipid” Biophys. J., v.88, p.45 (2005).

Smirnov, A. I., and Smirnova, T. I. "Convolution-Based Algorithm: from Motional Analysis to EPR Oximetry and Protein Distance Measurements", Biological Magnetic Resonance, (L. J. Berliner, Ed.), vol. 21, pp 277-348 (2004).

Smirnova, T. I., Roach, B. “Unfolding of Concanavalin A: a View from Mn(II) Binding Center”, Biophys. J., v. 86,1, p345a (2004).

Smirnova T. I., Smirnov, A.I “Dynamic Molecular Oxygen Accessibility to a Buried Mn2+ Protein Site: a High Field EPR Experiment”, J. Phys. Chem., 107(29): 7212-7215 (2003).

Smirnov, A. I., Smirnova T. I. “Resolving Domains of Interdigitated Phospholipid Membranes with 95 GHz Spin Labeling EPR”, Appl. Magn. Reson. v. 21, pp. 453-467 (2001).

Clarkson, R. B, Smirnov, A. I., Smirnova, T. I., Belford, R. L. “Multi-Frequency EPR of High-Spin S-state Ions: Examples from Gd3+ Chelates, in The Chemistry of Contrast Agents, In Medical Magnetic Resonance Imaging”, A. Merbach, ed., Chapter 9; Wiley, New York, pp. 383-415 (2001).

Smirnova, T. I., Smirnov, A. I., Belford, R. L., Clarkson, R. B. “Interaction of Gd(III) MRI Contrast Agent with Membranes: a Review of Recent EPR Studies”, Magn. Reson. Materials In Physics, Biology and Medicine 8, 214-229, (1999).

Smirnova, T. I., Smirnov, A. I., Clarkson, R. B., Belford, R. L. “Lipid-MRI Contrast Agent Interactions: a Spin-Labeling and a Multifrequency EPR Study”, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 120, 5060-5072, (1998).

Clarkson, R. B, Smirnov, A. I., Smirnova, T. I., Kang, H., Belford, R. L., Earle, K. A., and Freed, J. H. Multi-Frequency EPR Determination of Zero Field Splitting of High-Spin Species in Liquids: Gd(III) Chelates in Water, Molec. Phys. 95, 1325-1332 (1998).

Smirnova, T. I., Smirnov, A. I., Clarkson, R. B., Belford, R. L., Kotake, Y., and Janzen, E. G. High-Frequency (95 GHz) EPR Spectroscopy to Characterize Spin Adducts, J. Phys. Chem. B 101, 3877-3885 (1997).

Smirnova, T. I., Smirnov, A. I., Belford, R. L., and Clarkson, R. B. Interaction of MRI Gadolinium Contrast Agents with Phospholipid Bilayers as Studied by 95 GHz EPR, Acta Chemica Scand. 51, 562-566 (1997).

Smirnova, T. I., Smirnov, A. I., Clarkson, R. B., and Belford, R. L. W-band (95 GHz) EPR Spectroscopy of Nitroxide Radicals With Complex Proton Hyperfine Structures: Fast Motion J. Phys. Chem. 99, pp. 9008-9016, (1995).

Smirnova T. I., Smirnov A. I., Clarkson R. B., and Belford R. L., Accuracy of Oxygen Measurements in T2 (Linewidth) EPR Oximetry, Magn. Reson. Med. 33, 801-810, (1995).

Smirnov, A. I., Smirnova, T. I., and Morse II, P. D., Very High Frequency Electron Paramagnetic Resonance of 2,2,6,6-tetramethyl-1-piperidinyloxy in 1,2-dipalmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphatidyl-choline Liposomes: Partitioning and Molecular Dynamics, Biophys. J. 68, 2350-2360 (1995).

Ahn, M. K., Smirnov, A. I., Smirnova, T. I., and Belford, R. L. "Superconducting Quantum Interference Device Magnetic Susceptibility Measurements: Determination of Free-Radical Concentrations in PMR-15 Polyimide Resin", Macromol., 28(20), pp.7026-7028, (1995).

Smirnova, T. I., Smirnov, A. I., Clarkson, R. B., and Belford, R. L. "W-band (95 GHz) EPR Spectroscopy of Nitroxide Radicals With Complex Proton Hyperfine Structures: Fast Motion". J. Phys. Chem., 99, pp. 9008-9016, (1995).

Smirnova T. I., Smirnov A.I., Clarkson R. B., and Belford R. L., "Half-Field EPR Transitions in Synthetic Carbohydrate Chars", Solid State Commun., 91 (4), pp. 319-323, (1994).

Auteri F. P., Belford R. L., Boyer S., Motsegood K., Smirnov A. I., Smirnova T., Vahidi N., and Clarkson R. B., "Carbon-Based Standards for Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Spectroscopy", App. Magn. Reson., 6, pp. 287-308, (1994).

Smirnova T. I., Smirnov A. I., Clarkson R. B., and Belford R. L., "Magnetic Susceptibility and Spin Exchange in Fusinite and Carbohydrate Chars", J. Phys. Chem., 98 (10), pp.2464-2468, (1994).