Recent publications

  1. Li X, Burger S, O'Connor A, Ong L, Karas J, Gras S. An enzyme-responsive controlled release system based on a dual-functional peptide. CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS. Royal Society of Chemistry. 2016, Vol. 52, Issue 29.
  2. Karas J, Patil N, Tailhades J, Sani M, Scanlon DB, Forbes BE, Gardiner J, Separovic F, Wade J, Hossain M. Total Chemical Synthesis of an Intra-A-Chain Cystathionine Human Insulin Analogue with Enhanced Thermal Stability. ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE-INTERNATIONAL EDITION. Wiley-VCH. 2016, Vol. 55, Issue 47.
  3. Cottam JM, Scanlon DB, Karas J, Calabrese AN, Pukala TL, Forbes BE, Wallace JC, Abell AD. Chemical Synthesis of a Fluorescent IGF-II Analogue. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PEPTIDE RESEARCH AND THERAPEUTICS. Springer Verlag. 2013, Vol. 19, Issue 1.
  4. Griffin M, Yeung L, Hung A, Todorova N, Mok Y, Karas J, Gooley P, Yarovsky I, Howlett G. A Cyclic Peptide Inhibitor of ApoC-II Peptide Fibril Formation: Mechanistic Insight from NMR and Molecular Dynamics Analysis. Journal of Molecular Biology. Academic Press. 2012, Vol. 416, Issue 5.
  5. Karas J, Boland M, Haigh C, Johanssen V, Hill A, Barnham K, Collins S, Scanlon D. Microwave Synthesis of Prion Protein Fragments up to 111 Amino Acids in Length Generates Biologically Active Peptides. International Journal of Peptide Research and Therapeutics. Springer Verlag. 2012, Vol. 18, Issue 1.
  6. Safavi-Hemami H, Gorasia D, Steiner AM, Williamson N, Karas J, Gajewiak J, Olivera BM, Bulaj G, Purcell AW. Modulation of Conotoxin Structure and Function Is Achieved through a Multienzyme Complex in the Venom Glands of Cone Snails. Journal of Biological Chemistry. American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 2012, Vol. 287, Issue 41.
  7. Safavi-Hemami H, Siero W, Kuang Z, Williamson N, Karas J, Page L, MacMillan D, Callaghan B, Kompella S, Adams D, Norton RS, Purcell A. Embryonic Toxin Expression in the Cone Snail Conus victoriae PRIMED TO KILL OR DIVERGENT FUNCTION?. Journal of Biological Chemistry. American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 2011, Vol. 286, Issue 25.
  8. Ma M, Neels O, Denoyer D, Roselt P, Karas J, Scanlon D, White J, Hicks R, Donnelly P. Gallium-68 Complex of a Macrobicyclic Cage Amine Chelator Tethered to Two Integrin-Targeting Peptides for Diagnostic Tumor Imaging. Bioconjugate Chemistry. American Chemical Society. 2011, Vol. 22, Issue 10.
  9. Scanlon DB, Karas J. Synthesis of peptide sequences derived from fibril-forming proteins. Methods in Molecular Biology. Humana Press. 2011, Vol. 752.
  10. Sleebs MM, Scanlon D, Karas J, Maharani R, Hughes AB. Total synthesis of the antifungal depsipeptide petriellin A. Journal of Organic Chemistry. American Chemical Society. 2011, Vol. 76, Issue 16.
  11. Fry BG, Roelants KM, Winter K, Hodgson WC, Greisman L, Kwok HF, Scanlon D, Karas J, Shaw C, Norman J, Wong L. Novel venom proteins produced by differential domain-expression strategies in beaded lizards and gila monsters (genus Heloderma).. Molecular Biology and Evolution. Society for Molecular Biology and Evolution. 2010, Vol. 27, Issue 2.
  12. Ma M, Karas J, White J, Scanlon D, Donnelly P. A new bifunctional chelator for copper radiopharmaceuticals: a cage amine ligand with a carboxylate functional group for conjugation to peptides. Chemical Communications. Royal Society of Chemistry. 2009, Vol. 22.
  13. James PF, Dogovski C, Dobson R, Bailey MF, Goldie KN, Karas J, Scanlon D, O'Hair R, Perugini M. Aromatic residues in the C-terminal helix of human apoC-I mediate phospholipid interactions and promote discoidal particle morphology. Journal of Lipid Research. American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 2009, Vol. 50, Issue 7.
  14. Townsend AL, Livett BG, Bingham JP, Truong HT, Karas J, O'Donnell P, Williamson N, Purcell A, Scanlon D. Mass Spectral Identification of Vc1.1 and Differential Distribution of Conopeptides in the Venom Duct of Conus victoriae. Effect of Post-Translational Modifications and Disulfide Isomerisation on Bioactivity. International Journal of Peptide Research and Therapeutics. Springer Verlag. 2009, Vol. 15.
  15. Harris KS, Casey JL, Coley AM, Karas J, Sabo JK, Tan YY, Dolezal O, Norton RS, Hughes AB, Scanlon D, Foley M. Rapid Optimization of a Peptide Inhibitor of Malaria Parasite Invasion by Comprehensive N-Methyl Scanning. JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY. American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 2009, Vol. 284, Issue 14.

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