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Research Interests

Our research involves electron-nuclear double resonance study of metallo-enzymes, long-range electron transfer between proteins, and new macro-cycles for solid-state and biomedical applications.

Training Experience

1966 - 1967Postdoctoral Study at Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Research Output 1967 2017

6 Citations

13C ENDOR spectroscopy of lipoxygenase-substrate complexes reveals the structural basis for C-H activation by tunneling

Horitani, M., Offenbacher, A. R., Marcus Carr, C. A., Yu, T., Hoeke, V., Cutsail, G. E., Hammes-Schiffer, S., Klinman, J. P. & Hoffman, B. M. Feb 8 2017 In : Journal of the American Chemical Society. 139, 5, p. 1984-1997 14 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Chemical activation
Spectroscopy
Hydrogen
Substrates
Lipoxygenase
2 Citations

Across the tree of life, radiation resistance is governed by antioxidant Mn2+, gauged by paramagnetic resonance

Sharma, A., Gaidamakova, E. K., Grichenko, O., Matrosova, V. Y., Hoeke, V., Klimenkova, P., Conze, I. H., Volpe, R. P., Tkavc, R., Gostinčar, C., Gunde-Cimerman, N., DiRuggiero, J., Shuryak, I., Ozarowski, A., Hoffman, B. M. & Daly, M. J. Oct 31 2017 In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 114, 44, p. E9253-E9260

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Ionizing radiation
Paramagnetic resonance
Antioxidants
Radiation
Repair

ENDOR characterization of an iron-alkene complex provides insight into a corresponding organometallic intermediate of nitrogenase

Horitani, M., Grubel, K., McWilliams, S. F., Stubbert, B. D., Mercado, B. Q., Yu, Y., Gurubasavaraj, P. M., Lees, N. S., Holland, P. L. & Hoffman, B. M. Jan 1 2017 In : Chemical Science. 8, 9, p. 5941-5948 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Nitrogenase
Alkenes
Organometallics
Iron
Spectroscopy
1 Citations

EPR/ENDOR and Theoretical Study of the Jahn-Teller-Active [HIPTN3N]MoVL Complexes (L = N-, NH)

Sharma, A., Roemelt, M., Reithofer, M., Schrock, R. R., Hoffman, B. M. & Neese, F. Jun 19 2017 In : Inorganic Chemistry. 56, 12, p. 6906-6919 14 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Paramagnetic resonance
Electrons
ground state
protons
electronics
1 Citations

Mechanism of Nitrogenase H2 Formation by Metal-Hydride Protonation Probed by Mediated Electrocatalysis and H/D Isotope Effects

Khadka, N., Milton, R. D., Shaw, S., Lukoyanov, D., Dean, D. R., Minteer, S. D., Raugei, S., Hoffman, B. M. & Seefeldt, L. C. Jan 1 2017 In : Journal of the American Chemical Society. 139, 38, p. 13518-13524 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Nitrogenase
Electrocatalysis
Protonation
Hydrides
Isotopes