The Lopez Research Group

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Department of Chemistry, School of Natural Sciences, Mathematics, and Engineering


Recent Publications

  1. Smith,M., Gonzalez, J., Hussain, A., Oldfield, R., Johnston, K., and Lopez, K. (2016) Overexpression of Soluble Recombinant Human Lysyl Oxidase by Using Solubility Tags: Effects on Activity and Solubility, Enzyme Research, in press.
  2. Herwald, S., Liu, A., Zhu, B., Lopez, K., Sazinsky, M., and Crane, E. (2013) Characterization of the structure and substrate specificity of the Pyrococcal CoADR/PSR and the implications for S(0)-based respiration and a sulfur-dependent antioxidant system in Pyrococcus. Biochemistry, 52, 2764-2773.
  3. Lopez, K. and Greenaway, F.T. (2011) Identification of the copper-binding ligands of lysyl oxidase. Journal of Neural Transmission, 118, pp. 1101-1109.
  4. Warner, M., Lukose, V., Lee, K., Lopez, K., Sazinsky, M., and Crane, E.J. (2011) Characterization of an NADH-dependent persulfide reductase from Shewanella loihica PV-4: Implications for the mechanism of sulfur respiration via FAD-dependent enzymes. Biochemistry, 50, pp. 194-206.
  5. Herwald, S., Greenaway, F., and Lopez, K. (2010) Purification of high yields of catalytically active lysyl oxidase directly from Escherichia coli cell culture. Protein Expression and Purification, 74, pp. 116-121.