1. Hillenmeyer, M. H.; Berlew, E. E.; Charkoudian, L. K. “Type II iterative polyketide synthase gene cluster catalog reveals degree of sequence diversity”. In preparation.
  2. Johnson, M. N. R., Londergan, C. H.; Charkoudian, L. K. “Probing the Phosphopantetheine Arm Conformations of Acyl Carrier Proteins using Vibrational Spectroscopy.” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 11240-11243. (Article highlighted in C&EN News).
  3. Walker, M. C.*; Thuronyi, B. W.*; Charkoudian, L. K.; Lowry, B.; Khosla, C.; Chang, C. Y. C. “Expanding the Fluorine Chemistry of Living Systems using Engineered Polyketide Synthase Pathways.” Science. 2013, 341, 1089-1094. (Article highlighted in C&EN News and Nature)
  4. Fitzgerald, J. T.*; Charkoudian, L. K.*; Watts, K. R.; Khosla, C. “Analysis and Refactoring of A-74528 Biosynthetic Pathway.” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 3753-3755.
  5. Charkoudian, L. K.; Farrell, B. F.; Khosla, C. “Natural Product Inhibitors of Glucose-6-Phosphate Translocase.” Med. Chem. Comm. 2012, 3, 926 - 931.
  6. Charkoudian, L. K.; Liu, C. W.; Capone, S.; Kapur, S.; Cane, D. E.; Togni, A.; Seebach, D.; Khosla, C. “Probing the Interactions of an Acyl Carrier Protein Domain from the 6-Deoxyerythronolide B Synthase.” Protein Science. 2011, 20, 1244-1255.
  7. Charkoudian, L. K.; Fitzgerald, J. F.; Khosla, C.; Champlin, A. “In Living Color: Bacterial Pigments as an Untapped Resource in the Classroom and Beyond”. PLoS Biology, 2010, 8, 10, e1000510.
  8. Zaleta, K. R.*; Charkoudian, L. K.*; Ridley, C. P.; Khosla, C. “Cloning, Sequencing, Heterologous Expression, and Mechanistic Analysis of A-74528 Biosynthesis.” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2010, 132, 9122-9128.
  9. Charkoudian, L. K.; Dentchev, T.; Lukinova, N.; Wolkow, N.; Dunaief, J. L.; Franz, K. J. “Iron Prochelator BSIH Protects Retinal Pigment Epithelial Cells against Cell Death Induced by Hydrogen Peroxide.” J. Inorg. Biochem. 2008, 102, 2130-2135.
  10. Charkoudian, L. K; Heymann, J. J.; Adler, M. J.; Haas, K. L.; Mies, K. A.; Bonk, J. F. “Forensics as a Gateway: Promoting Undergraduate Interest in Science and Graduate Student Pedagogical Development Through a First-Year Seminar Course.” J. Chem. Ed. 2008, 85, 807 – 812.
  11. Charkoudian, L. K.; Pham, D. M.; Kwan, A. ; Vangeloff, A. ; Franz, K. J. “Modifications of Boronic Ester Pro-chelators Triggered by Hydrogen Peroxide Tune Reactivity to Inhibit Metal-Promoted Oxidative Stress." Dalton Trans. 2007, 43, 5031-5042.
  12. Charkoudian, L. K.; Pham, D. M.; Franz, K. J. “A Pro-chelator Triggered by Hydrogen Peroxide Inhibits Iron-Promoted Hydroxyl Radical Formation.” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 12424 – 12425.
  13. Franz, K. J.; Charkoudian, L. K. ROS-Sensitive Iron Chelators and Methods of Using the Same." US Patent 20100004204, 2006.
  14. Charkoudian, L.K.; Franz, K.J. “Fe(III) Coordination Properties of Neuromelanin Components: 5, 6- Dihydroxyindole and 5, 6- Dihydroxyindole-2-carboxylic Acid.” Inorg. Chem. 2006, 45, 3657-3664.

    *Co-first author; Undergraduate student author