List of Publications

1.  Sunshine C Silver, David J Gardenghi, Sunil G Naik, Eric M Shepard, Boi Hanh Huynh, Robert K Szilagyi, Joan B Broderick Combined Mössbauer spectroscopic, multi-edge X-ray absorption spectroscopic,    and density functional theoretical study of the radical SAM enzyme spore photoproduct lyase. J Biol Inorg Chem. 2014 Mar;19(3):465-83.

2. Zhang, Bo; Bandyopadhyay, Sibali; Shakamuri, Priyanka; Naik, Sunil G.; Huynh, Boi; Couturier, Jérémy; Rouhier, Nicolas; Johnson, Michael Monothiol Glutaredoxins Can Bind Linear [Fe3S4]+ and     [Fe4S4]2+ Clusters in Addition to [Fe2S2]2+ Clusters: Spectroscopic Characterization and Functional Implications. Journal of American Chemical Society, 2013, 135 (40), pp 15153–15164.

3.  Huaya Gao, Soumya subramanyan, Sunil G Naik,   Jeremy Couturier,  Sung-Kun Kim, Francois-xavier Gillet, B. H. Huynh,  Nicolas Rouhier, M. K. Johnson, Arabidopsis thaliana Nfu2 accommodates          [2Fe-2S] or [4Fe-4S] clusters and is competent for in vitro maturation of chloroplast [2Fe-2S] and [4Fe-4S] cluster-containing proteins. American Chemical Society Publication: Biochemistry 2013,     2013, 52 (38), pp 6633–6645

4.  Yan Chen, Sunil G. Naik, William E. Morris, William H. Nelson, Martha H. Stipanuk, and Aimin Liu. EPR and Mössbauer Characterization of Cysteamine Dioxygenase.  (Submitted).

5.  D. T. Mapolelo, Bo Zhang, Sunil G. Naik, Boi Hanh Huynh, and Michael K. Johnson. Spectroscopic and Functional Characterization of Iron-Bound Forms of Azotobacter vinelandii NifIscA. American     Chemical Society publication: Biochemistry 2012, 51, 8056−8070.

6.  D. T. Mapolelo, Bo Zhang, Sunil G. Naik, Boi Hanh Huynh, and Michael K. Johnson. Spectroscopic and Functional Characterization of Iron−Sulfur Cluster-Bound Forms of Azotobacter vinelandii NifIscA.     American Chemical Society publication: Biochemistry 2012, 51, 8071−8084.

7.  A. S. Pereira, C. G. Timóteo, M. Guilherme, F. Folgosa, Sunil G. Naik, Américo G. Duarte, Boi Hanh Huynh, and Pedro Tavares. Spectroscopic Evidence for and Characterization of a Trinuclear Ferroxidase     Center in Bacterial Ferritin from Desulfovibrio vulgaris Hildenborough. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134, 10822−10832.

8.  Yan Chen, Sunil G Naik, J Krzystek, Sooim Shin, William H Nelson, Shenghui Xue, Jenny J Yang, Victor L Davidson, Aimin Liu.  Role of calcium in metalloenzymes: effects of calcium removal on the axial      ligation geometry and magnetic properties of the catalytic diheme center in MauG. Biochemistry 2012; 51(8):1586-97.

9.  C. G. Timóteo, A. S. Pereira, C. E. Martin,Sunil G. Naik, Cristina M. Cordas, José J. G. Moura, Pedro Tavares, Boi Hanh Huynh and Isabel Moura. Nitric Oxide Reduction in Pseudomonas nautical American      Chemical Society Publications: Biochemistry, 2011, 50 (20), pp 4251–4262.

10.  J. Yang, Sunil G. Naik, Danillo O Ortillo, Ricardo García-Serres, Meng Li, William E. Broderick, Boi Hanh Huynh, Joan B. Broderick. The iron-sulfur cluster of pyruvate formate-lyase activating enzyme in        whole cells: cluster interconversions and a valence-localized [4Fe-4S]2+ state. Biochemistry, 2009, 48 (39), pp 9234–9241.

11.  E. M. Walters, R. Garcia, Sunil G Naik, Dominique A. Glauser, Fllorence Bourquin, Wanda Manieri, Peter Schurmann, Boi Hanh Huynh and Michael K. Johnson. Role of Histidine-86 in the Catalytic        Mechanism of Ferredoxin: Thioredoxin Reductase Biochemistry, 2009, 48 (5), pp 1016–1024.

12.  Karl S. Hagen, Sunil G. Naik and Boi Hanh Huynh, Intensely Colored Mixed Valence Iron(II) Iron(III) Formate Analogue of Prussian Blue Exhibits Neil Type Ferrimagnetism  Journal of American Chemical        Society, 2009, 131, 7516-7517

13.  Woon Ju Song, Rachel K. Behan, Sunil G. Naik,Boi Hanh Huynh, Stephen J.  Lippard. Characterization of a Peroxodiiron(III) Intermediate in the T201S Mutant of  Toluene/o-Xylene Monooxygenase        Hydroxylase from Pseudomonas sp. OX1 Journal of American Chemical Society, 2009, 13, 6074-6075

14.  Vibha Gupta, Maïté Sendra, Sunil G. Naik, Harsimranjit K. Chahal, Boi Hanh Huynh, F. Wayne Outten, Marc Fontecave, and Sandrine Ollagnier de Choudens. Native E. coli SufA, Co-expressed with        SufBCDSE, Purifies as a [2Fe-2S] Protein and Acts as an Fe-S Transporter to Fe-S target Enzymes. Journal of American Chemical Society, 2009, 131, 6149-6153.

15.  H. Li, D. T. Mapolelo, N. N. Dingra,Sunil G. Naik,Nicolas S. Lees, Brian M. Hoffman, Pamela J. Riggs Gelasco, Boi Hanh Huynh, Michael K. Johnson,and Caryn E. Outten. The Yeast Iron Regulatory       Proteins         Grx3/4 and Fra2 Form Heterodimeric Complexes Containing a [2Fe-2S] Cluster with Cysteinyl and Histidyl ligation, Biochemistry, 2009, 48(40), 9569-81.

16.   S. Bandyopadhyay, Sunil G. Naik, Ina P. O'Carroll, B.-H. Huynh, Dennis R. Dean, Michael K. Johnson and Patricia C. Dos Santos.  A proposed role for the Azotobacter vinelandii NfuA protein as       an         intermediate iron-sulfur cluster carrier. The Journal of Biological Chemistry, 2008, 283, 14092–14099.

17.   S. Bandyopadhyay, F. Gama, M. Micaela Molina-Navarro, José Manuel Gualberto, Sunil G. Naik, Boi Hanh Huynh, Enrique Herrero, Jean Pierre Jacquot, Michael K. Johnson, Nicolas Rouhier. Chloroplast         monothiol glutaredoxins as scaffold proteins for the assembly and delivery of [2Fe-2S] clusters.  The European Molecular Biology Organization Journal (EMBO), 2008, 27, 1122–1133.

18.  L. J. Murray, R. García-Serres, M. S. McCormick, R. Davydov, Sunil G. Naik, Sun-Hee Kim, Brian M. Hoffman, Boi Hanh Huynh, and Stephen J. Lippard. Dioxygen Activation at Non-Heme Diiron Centers:        Oxidation of a Proximal Residue in the I100W Variant of Toluene/o-Xylene Monooxygenase Hydroxylase. Biochemistry 2007, 46, 14795-14809.

19.  L. J. Murray, Sunil G. Naik, Danilo O. Ortillo, Ricardo García-Serres, Jessica K. Lee, Boi Hanh Huynh, and Stephen J. Lippard. Characterization of the Arene-Oxidizing Intermediate in ToMOH as a Diiron(III)        Species. Journal of American Chemical Society, 2007, 129(46), 14500-14510.

20. M. Unciuleac, K. Chandramouli, Sunil Naik, Suzanne Mayer, Boi Hanh Huynh, Michael K. Johnson, and Dennis R. Dean. In Vitro Activation of Apo-Aconitase Using a [4Fe-4S] Cluster-Loaded Form of the       IscU [Fe-S] Cluster Scaffolding Protein. Biochemistry, 2007, 46, 6812-6821.

21. Kala Chandramouli, Mihaela-Carmen Unciuleac, Sunil Naik, Dennis R. Dean, Boi Hanh Huynh and Michael K. Johnson. Formation and Properties of [4Fe-4S] Clusters on the IscU Scaffold Protein.       Biochemistry, 2007, 46,6804-6811.

22. Sunil G. Naik; Arindum Mukherjee; Rajamani Raghunathani; Munirathinam Netaji; Suryanarayanasastry Ramasesha; Akhil R. Chakravarty. Magneto-structural study on a tetracopper(II) Schiff base       complex stabilizing a decanuclear water aggregate. Polyhedron, 2006, 25 (10), 2135-2145.

23. L. J. Murray, R. García-Serres, Sunil Naik, Boi Hanh Huynh, and Stephen J. Lippard. Dioxygen Activation at Non-Heme Diiron Centers: Characterization of Intermediates in a Mutant Form of Toluene/o-     Xylene Monooxygenase Hydroxylase. Journal of American Chemical Society, 2006, 128 (23), 7458 -7459.

24.  A. D. Smith, G. N. L. Jameson, P. C. Dos Santos, J. N. Agar, Sunil Naik, Carsten Krebs, Jeverson Frazzon, Dennis R. Dean, Boi Hanh Huynh and Michael K. Johnson. NifS-mediated Assembly of [4Fe-4S]       Clusters in the N-terminal and C-terminal Domains of the NifU Scaffold Protein. Biochemistry 2005, 44(39), 12955-12969.

25.  L. Saleh,  C. Krebs, B. A. Ley,  Sunil Naik,  Boi Hanh Huynh,  and J. Martin Bollinger, Jr. Use of a Chemical Trigger for Electron Transfer to Characterize a Precursor to Cluster X in Assembly of the         Iron-Radical Cofactor of Escherichia coli Ribonucleotide Reductase. Biochemistry 2004, 43, 5953-5964.

26.  Sunil G. Naik, A. H. M. Siddalingaiah, , H. D. Patil. A study of estimation of excited state dipolemoments of di(4-bromophenyl) carbazone and its Cu(II), Zn(II), Cd(II) Complexes from the Solvent Effect        on their Electronic Spectra.  Spectrochimica Acta, Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy 2004, 60, 2499–2503.

27.  A. Mukherjee  A, I. Rudra,  Sunil G. Naik, S. Ramasesha, M. Nethaji, A. R. Chakravarty. Covalent Linkage of the Type-2 and Type-3 Structural Mimics to Model the Active Site Structure of Multicopper        Oxidases: Synthesis and Magneto-Structural Properties of Two Angular Trinuclear Copper(II) Complexes. Inorganic Chemistry 2003, 42(18), 5660-5668.

28. A.H.M. Siddalingaiah, Sunil G. Naik, B.S. Sherigara, B. E. Kumaraswamy. Spectral characterization and electrochemical investigation of some divalent transition metal complexes of       di(4-fluorophenyl)carbazone. Journal of Molecular Structure: THEOCHEM  2002, 582, 69-75.

29. Sunil G. Naik, A. H. M. Siddalingaiah,   Thermo-kinetic and Spectral Studies of cobalt (II), nickel (II) and copper (II) Complexes with Di(3-chloro-4-methylphenyl)carbazone. Inorganic Reaction Mechanisms       (Abingdon, United Kingdom) 2002, 4(1-2), 89-93.

30. A. H. M. Siddalingaiah, Sunil G. Naik, B.S. Sherigara, B.E. Kumaraswamy. Electrolytic Reduction of Diphenylcarbazone Derivatives at Glassy Carbon Electrode. Bulletin of Electrochemistry 2002, 18(10),       445-449.

31. Sunil G. Naik, A. H. M. Siddalingaiah, ,  Electronic Spectral Determination of the Heterocyclic Nitrogen Base Adducts of nickel (II)-di(2,6-dichlorophenyl)carbazonate. Journal of Molecular       Structure:THEOCHEM 2002, 578, 209-214.

32.  S. A. Hiremath, A. F. Dodamani, Sunil G. Naik Heterocyclic Nitrogen Base Adducts of nickel (II)-di(2,4-dibromophenyl)carbazonate. Transition Metal Chemistry (Dordrecht, Netherlands) 2002, 27(1),        47-51.

33. Sunil G. Naik, A.H.M. Siddalingaiah,  Spectroscopic and Thermogravimetric Studies on Ni(II), Cu(II) and Zn(II) complexes of di(2,6-dichlorophenyl)carbazone. Journal of Molecular Structure: THEOCHEM       2002, 582, 129-136.

34. Sunil G. Naik, A.H.M. Siddalingaiah,  Estimation of Excited State Dipolemoments of di(4-methylphenyl)carbazone and its Co(II), Cu(II), Zn(II) Complexes from the Solvent Effect on their Ultraviolet       Absorption Spectra. Journal of Molecular Structure: THEOCHEM 2002, 581,149-156.

35. Sunil G. Naik, A.H.M. Siddalingaiah,  The Solvent Effect and Electronic Spectral Studies for the Estimation of Excited State Dipolemoments of di(4-ethylphenyl)carbazone and its Ni(II), Cu(II),Pd(II) complexes. Journal of Molecular Structure: THEOCHEM 2001, 571, 183-189.

36. Sunil G. Naik, A. H. M. Siddalingaiah, Synthesis, Characterization, and Thermal Studies on cobalt(II), nickel(II), and zinc(II) complexes of di(3,5-dichlorophenyl)carbazone. Synthesis and Reactivity in       Inorganic and Metal-Organic Chemistry 2001, 31(9), 1675-1688.

37. A. H. M. Siddalingaiah, Dodamani AF, Sunil G. Naik. Spectrophotometric Study on the Adduct Formation of nickel (II)-di(2,4-dimethylphenyl)carbazonate with heterocyclic nitrogen bases. Spectrochimica       Acta, Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy 2001, 57A(14), 2721-2727.

 

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