Richard Sheardy, PhD

Publications since 2004

Articles

Maguire, C. F., Mirsaleh-Kohan, N. & Sheardy, R. D. Civic Engagement for Chemistry and Biochemistry Majors at Texas Woman’s University. Peer Review, American Association of Colleges and Universities, in press.

Nguyen, T., Fraire, C. & Sheardy, R. D. Linking pH, Temperature and K+ Concentration for DNA i-Motif Formation. Journal of Physical Chemistry B 121, 7872-7877 (2017). http://dx/doi.1021/acs.jpcb.7b06317 

Sheardy,R. D. New and Notable: Novel NMR Techniques to Study Structural and Dynamical Properties of DNA Quadruplexes, Biophysical Journal 217, 757-758 (2017). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bpj.2017.06.060 

Boschi, E. , Davis, S., Taylor, S., Butterworth, A., Chirayath, L., Purohit, V., Siegel, L., Buenaventura, J., Sheriff, A., Jin, R., Sheardy, R., Yatsunyk, L. & Azam, M. Interaction of a Cationic Porphyrin and Its Metal Derivatives with G-Quadruplex DNA. Journal of Physical Chemistry B 120, 12807-12819 (2016).

McKim, M., Buxton, A., Johnson, C., Metz, A. & Sheardy, R. D. Loop Sequence Context Influences the Formation and Stability of the i-Motif Formed from DNA Oligomers of Sequence (CCCXXX)4. Journal of Physical Chemistry B 120, 7652-7661 (2016).

Sharma, V. R. & Sheardy, R. D. The Human Telomere Sequence, (TTAGGG)4, in the Absence and Presence of Cosolutes: A Spectroscopic Investigation. Molecules 19, 595-608 (2014).

Robb, J. B. & Sheardy, R. D., How to Build a Transdisciplinary Certificate, Science Education and Civic Engagement: The Next Level, edited by R. D. Sheardy and W. D. Burns, ACS Symposium Books, Washington, D.C. (2013).

Yadav, D. & Sheardy, R, D., A Single Base Permutation in Any loop of a Folded Intramolecular Quadruplex Influences Its Structure and Stability. Journal of Biophysical Chemistry 3, 341-347 (2012).

Tucker, B. A., Gabriel, S. & Sheardy, R. D. A CD Spectroscopic Investigation of Inter- and Intramolecular DNA Quadruplexes. Frontiers in Nucleic Acids,  edited by R.D. Sheardy and S. A. Winkle, ACS Symposium Books, Washington, D. C. (2011).

Winkle S. A., Duran, E., Pullido, J., Santil, G., Talavera, M., Winkle, C., Sheardy, R. D.  Ramsauer, V. Examining Flanking Sequence Specificity and Topological Specificity in the Binding of Various Molecular Types to DNAs Using Restriction Endonuclease Activity Assays. Frontiers in Nucleic Acids, edited by R.D. Sheardy and S. A. Winkle, ACS Symposium Books, Washington, D. C. (2011).

Maguire, C., Jones, R., da Rosa, J. & Sheardy, R. D.  Science, Society and Sustainability: A Certificate Program. Sustainability in the Chemical Curriculum, edited by C. Middlecamp & A. Jorgenson, ACS Symposium Books, Washington. DC. (2011).

Sheardy, R. D. & Jones, R. “SENCER at TWU” from Science Education and Civic Engagement: The SENCER Approach, edited by R. D. Sheardy, ACS Symposium Books, Washington, D. C. (2010).

 Spink, C. H., Ding, L., Yang, Q., Sheardy, R. D. & Seeman, N. C. Thermodynamics of Forming a Parallel DNA Crossover. Biophysical Journal 97, 528-     (2009).

Antonacci, C., Chaires, J. B. & Sheardy, R. D. Biophysical Characterization of the Human Telomeric Repeat (TTAGGG)4 in Potassium Solution.  Biochemistry  47, 4654-4660 (2007).

Ferreira, J. M. & Sheardy, R. D. The Enthalpy of the B to Z Conformational Transition of a DNA Oligonucleotide Determined by Isothermal Titration Calorimetry. Biophysical Journal 91, 1-7 (2006).

Bubb, D. M., Sezer, A. O., Sheardy, R. D., Antonacci, C., & Gavitt, S.  Matrix Assisted Laser Processing of Organic Thin Films with an Er:YAG Laser. Journal of Laser Micro/Nanoengineering 1, 79-83 (2006).

Bozza, M., Sheardy, R. D., Dilone, E., Scypinski, S. & Galazka, M.  Characterization of the Secondary Structure and Stability of an RNA Aptamer That Binds Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor.  Biochemistry 45, 7639-7643 (2006).

Pavia, A. M. & Sheardy, R. D.  The Influence of Sequence Context and Length on the Kinetics of DNA Duplex Formation From Complementary Hairpins Possessing (CNG) Repeats. Journal of the American Chemical Society 127, 5581-5585 (2005).

Fadeev, A. Y., Ferreira, J., Marcincko, S. & Sheardy, R.  Calorimetric Study of the Reaction of n-Alkylphosphonic Acids with Metal Oxide Surfaces.  Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 286, 258-262 (2005).

Fish, W. P., Ferreira, J. M., Sheardy, R. D., Snow, N. H. & O’Brien, T. P.  Rational Design of Imprinted Polymers: The Use of Microcalorimetry to Optimize Monomer/Template Ration Prior to Polymerization.  Journal of Liquid Chromatography and Related Technologies 28, 1-15 (2005).

Ramirez, C., Antonacci, C., Ferreira, J. & Sheardy, R. D.  The Facile Synthesis and Characterization of Novel Cationic Metallated and Nonmetallated Tetrapyridino Porphyrazines Having Different Metal Centers.  Synthetic Communications 34, 3373-3379  (2004).

Paiva, A. M. & Sheardy, R. D.  The Influence of Sequence Context and Length on the Structure and Stability of Triplet Repeat DNA Oligomers.  Biochemistry 43, 14218-14227 (2004).

Books

Science Education and Civic Engagement: The Next Level, edited by R. D. Sheardy and W. D. Burns, ACS Symposium Books, Washington, D.C. (2013).

Frontiers in Nucleic Acids, edited by R.D. Sheardy and S. A. Winkle, ACS Symposium Books, Washington, D. C. (2011).

Science Education and Civic Engagement: The SENCER Approach, Edited by R. D. Sheardy, ACS Symposium Books, Washington, D. C. (2010).