Research Group


Terry Dowd


  1. Purnick, P.E., Benjamin, D.C., Verselis, V.K., Bargiello, T.A. and Dowd, T.L. (2000).  “ Structure of the amino terminus of a gap junction protein.”  Arch. Biochem. Biophys. 381: 181-190. 
  2. Dowd, T.L., Rosen, J.F., Mints, L. and Gundberg, C.M. (2001)  “ The effects of Pb2+ on the structure and hydroxyapatite binding properties of osteocalcin.” Biochim. Biophys. Acta. 1535: 153 - 163. 
  3. Dowd, T.L., Rosen, J.F., Li, L. and Gundberg, C.M. (2003) “ The three dimensional structure of bovine calcium ion-bound osteocalcin using 1H NMR spectroscopy.” Biochemistry 42:7769-7779. 
  4. Dowd, T.L., Li, L. and Gundberg, C.M. (2008) “The 1H NMR structure of bovine Pb2+-osteocalcin and implications for Pb2+ toxicity.” Biochim. Biophys. Acta. 1784: 1534-1545.
  5. Qingxiu Tang, Terry L. Dowd, Vytas K. Verselis, Thaddeus A. Bargiello, (2009) “Conformational changes in a pore forming region underlie voltage dependent “loop-gating” of an unapposed connexin hemichannel.” J. Gen. Physiol. (accepted with minor revisions).
  6. Kalmatsky, B. D., Bhagan, S., Tang, Q., Bargiello, T. A. and Dowd, T.L., (2009) “Structural Studies of the N-terminus of Connexin 32 Using 1H NMR Spectroscopy.” (submitted).