Frank B Howard

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The stabilizing contribution of thymine in duplexes of (dA)24 with (dU)24, (dT)24, (dU12-dT12), (dU-dT)12, (dU2-dT2)6, or (dU3-dT3)4: nearest neighbor and next-nearest neighbor effects
    Frank B Howard
    Laboratory of Molecular Biology, NIDDK, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Biopolymers 78:221-9. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint The thermodynamic contribution of the 5-methyl group of thymine in the two- and three-stranded complexes formed by poly(dU) and poly(dT) with poly(dA)
    Philip D Ross
    Laboratory of Molecular Biology, NIDDK, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Biopolymers 68:210-22. 2003
  3. pmc Lipid vesicle aggregation induced by cooling
    Frank B Howard
    Laboratory of Chemical Physics, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA E Mail I W L
    Int J Mol Sci 11:754-61. 2010
  4. pmc NMR structure of a parallel-stranded DNA duplex at atomic resolution
    V Rani Parvathy
    Department of Chemical Sciences, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Homi Bhabha Road, Colaba, Mumbai 400 005, India
    Nucleic Acids Res 30:1500-11. 2002

Collaborators

  • Philip D Ross
  • V Rani Parvathy
  • Keliang Liu
  • H Todd Miles
  • Girjesh Govil
  • Sukesh R Bhaumik
  • Kandala V R Chary

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint The stabilizing contribution of thymine in duplexes of (dA)24 with (dU)24, (dT)24, (dU12-dT12), (dU-dT)12, (dU2-dT2)6, or (dU3-dT3)4: nearest neighbor and next-nearest neighbor effects
    Frank B Howard
    Laboratory of Molecular Biology, NIDDK, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Biopolymers 78:221-9. 2005
    ..14 to 0.16, about the same or slightly less than values reported for polynucleotide duplexes and less than predicted from theoretical calculations...
  2. ncbi request reprint The thermodynamic contribution of the 5-methyl group of thymine in the two- and three-stranded complexes formed by poly(dU) and poly(dT) with poly(dA)
    Philip D Ross
    Laboratory of Molecular Biology, NIDDK, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Biopolymers 68:210-22. 2003
    ..poly(dU) by deltadeltaG degrees = -350 +/- 60 cal (mol base pair)(-1) at 37 degrees C. Poly(dA).poly(dT) has 50% greater stability than poly(dA).poly(dU) as a result of the dT for dU substitution in the duplex...
  3. pmc Lipid vesicle aggregation induced by cooling
    Frank B Howard
    Laboratory of Chemical Physics, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA E Mail I W L
    Int J Mol Sci 11:754-61. 2010
    ..Lowering the temperature of 1,2-dipalmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphoserine (DPPS) vesicles from 20 degrees C to 5 degrees C failed to increase aggregation within 24 hours at Mg(++)/DPPS ratios that begin to initiate aggregation and fusion...
  4. pmc NMR structure of a parallel-stranded DNA duplex at atomic resolution
    V Rani Parvathy
    Department of Chemical Sciences, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Homi Bhabha Road, Colaba, Mumbai 400 005, India
    Nucleic Acids Res 30:1500-11. 2002
    ..The simulated structures have torsional angles very similar to those found in B-DNA duplexes, but the base stacking and helicoid parameters are significantly different...