201st Meeting - Philadelphia, PA

May 12-17, 2002


AE2 - Mechanistic Aspects Of Biological Electron Transfer

Organic and Biological Electrochemistry

Monday, May 13, 2002

Conference Room 401, Level 4

Co-Chairs: G. McClendon and K. Niki

10:001260 Electron Transfer in Chemical, Biological, and Electrochemical Systems, an Overview - R.A. Marcus (California Inst. of Technology)
10:401261 Probing the Active Site of Amine Oxidase with Electron Tunneling Wires - C.R. Hess, J.R. Winkler, D.M. Dooley, M.G. Hill, and H.B. Gray (California Institute of Technology)
11:201262 On the Electron Transfer Properties of the Blue Copper Proteins - M. Olsson and A. Warshel (University of Southern California)

Conference Room, Level 4

Co-Chairs: J. Winkler and M.D. Ryan

1:401263 De Novo Designed Electron Transfer Proteins - G. McLendon (Princeton University)
2:201264 Peroxidase Electron Transfer in Lipid Films: What's going on? - J. Rusling (University of Connecticut), Z. Zhang (Nature's Sunshine Products), S. Chouchane, and R. Maggliozzo (Brooklyn College)
3:001265 Protein Film Voltammetry of a Cytochrome c Nitrite Reductase - J. Butt, H. Angove, D. Moore, D. Richardson (University of East Anglia), and J. Cole (University of Birmingham)
3:401266 Reduction of Bisulfite by Protein Films - M. Ryan, R. Keesey, and F. Yang (Marquette University)
4:401267 Electrochemistry of Cytochrome c Mutants at Functionalized Self-Assembled Monolayers - K. Niki, W.R. Hardy, M. Hill (Occidental College), H. Gray (California Institute of Technology), and E. Margoliash (University of Illinois at Chicago)
5:201268 Electron Transfer in Reaction Centers Within Two-dimensional Model. New Role of Local Charges. - A.I. Kotelnikov, E.S. Medvedev, B.L. Psikha, N.S. Goryachev, A.Y. Rubtsov, K.E. Yudintsev (RAS), J.M. Ortega (Universidad de Sevilla), and M. Paul (DBCM-SBE)

Tuesday, May 14, 2002

Conference Room 401, Level 4

Co-Chairs: M.G. Hill and Y. Okahata

8:401269 Studies of Electrochemically Induced Iron Release of Horse Spleen Ferritin Using Long Optical Path Length Thin-Layer Spectroelectrochemistry - D. Zapien and T. Kreutzian (University of Colorado)
9:001270 Catalysis of Oxygen Reduction by Catalase and HRP on Glassy Carbon Electrodes : Comparison of the Mechanisms - A. Bergel and M.E. Lai (Universite Paul Sabatier)
9:201271 DNA-mediated Charge Transport Chemistry and Biology - J. Barton (California Institute of Technology)
10:00 Discussion by M.E. Beyerle -
10:40 Thirty-Minute Intermission -

Conference Room, Level 4

Co-Chairs: H.O. Finklea and A.M. Oliveria-Brett

1:401272 DNA Electron Transfer Through Partly Delocalized Bridge States: Enhancement of the Rate by Disorder - T. Renger and R.A. Marcus (California Inst. of Technology)
2:201273 A DNA-aligned Cast Film and its Electron Conductivity - Y. Okahata (Tokyo Institutte of Technology)
3:001274 Long-range Thermal and Optical Electron Transfer: Perspectives from Theory and Computational Modelling - M. Newton (Brookhaven National Laboratory)
4:001275 Coupled Electron-Proton Transfer Kinetics of Galvinol Attached to Self-Assembled Monolayers on an Electrode - H.O. Finklea and R. Haddox (West Virginia University)
4:401276 Spectroelectrochemical Studies of Proteins Using Boron-Doped Diamond Optically Transparent Electrodes - S. Haymond (Michigan State University), J.K. Zak (Silesian Technological University), J.M. Stotter, Y. Show, W. Hillier (Michigan State University), J.E. Butler (Naval Research Lab), G.M. Swain, and G.T. Babcock (Michigan State University)
5:401277 Electrochemical Detection of In Situ Oxidative Damage to DNA - A.M. Oliveira-Brett and J.A.P. Piedade (Universidade de Coimbra)