Consorzio Interuniversitario per lo sviluppo dei Sistemi a Grande Interfase
Center for Colloid and Surface Science

Personal information

Position: Post-Doc

Email: irene.russokrauss@unina.it

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Location: Naples


Curriculum Vitae

Current position: Postdoctoral research fellowship at the Department of Chemical Sciences at the University of Naples in the context of a research agreement with Procter & Gamble. Focus of the research: characterization of the aggregation processes of hydrophobically modified polyacrylates

2010/12/21: Ph.D. in Chemical Sciences-Physical Chemistry at the University of Naples

Sept - Dec 2012: Research fellowship at the Department of Pharmaceutical and Biological Chemistry at the University College of London. Focus of the research: crystallization of complexes between G-quadruplexes and ligands, crystallographic studies of duplex-quadruplex interfaces in telomeric sequences 

2011-2014: Postdoctoral research fellowship at the Department of Chemical Sciences at the University of Naples. Focus of the research: spectroscopic and crystallographic studies of thrombin-aptamer complexes 

2007-2010:  Doctoral research scholarship at the Department of Chemistry “Paolo Corradini” at the University of Naples. Focus of the research: structural studies of G-quadruplexes, protein-quadruplex complexes, pancreatic ribonucleases with antitumor or angiogenic activities

Mar - Oct 2007: Postgraduate research fellowship at the Department of Chemistry “Paolo Corradini” at the University of Naples. Focus of the research: structural characterization of non-covalent dimeric antitumor ribonucleases

2007/3/26, Italian Laurea Degree (MSc equivalent) in Chemical Sciences at the University of Naples (110/110 cum laude)

2004/12/16, Italian Laurea Degree in Chemistry (Eurobachelor Certification) at the University of Naples (110/110 cum laude)

Awards

2011: winner of the Research fellowship of Italian Crystallographic Association to support young crystallographers in their education abroad 

2011: Best PhD thesis prize of the Italian Crystallographic Association

Unit

Publications

Order vs. Disorder: Cholesterol and Omega-3 Phospholipids Determine Biomembrane Organization

- de Santis A. - Scoppola E. - Ottaviani M.F. - Koutsioubas A. - Barnsley L.C. - Luigi Paduano - D’errico G. - Irene Russo Krauss
International Journal of Molecular Sciences

Charge-transfer interactions stabilize g-quadruplex-forming thrombin binding aptamers and can improve their anticoagulant activity

- de Carvasal K.P. - Riccardi C. - Irene Russo Krauss - Cavasso D. - Vasseur J.J. - Smietana M. - Morvan F. - Montesarchio D.
International Journal of Molecular Sciences

Safety and efficacy evaluation in vivo of a cationic nucleolipid nanosystem for the nanodelivery of a ruthenium(Iii) complex with superior anticancer bioactivity

- Piccolo M. - Ferraro M.G. - Raucci F. - Riccardi C. - Saviano A. - Irene Russo Krauss - Trifuoggi M. - Caraglia M. - Luigi Paduano - Montesarchio D. - Maione F. - Misso G. - Santamaria R. - Irace C.
Cancers

Physicochemical Approach to Understanding the Structure, Conformation, and Activity of Mannan Polysaccharides

- Casillo A. - Fabozzi A. - Irene Russo Krauss - Parrilli E. - Biggs C.I. - Gibson M.I. - Lanzetta R. - Appavou M.S. - Radulescu A. - Tutino M.L. - Luigi Paduano - Corsaro M.M.
Biomacromolecules

The structural features of an ancient ribonuclease from Salmo salar reveal an intriguing case of auto-inhibition

- Sica F. - Irene Russo Krauss - Troisi R. - Bosso A. - Culurciello R. - Carluccio C. - Trapani M. - Merlino A. - Mazzarella L. - Pizzo E.
International Journal of Biological Macromolecules

Hydrophobically Modified Alkali Soluble Emulsion Polymers: Literature Review

- Vitiello R. - Rossano C. - Irene Russo Krauss - Gerardino D'Errico - Di Serio M.
Journal of Surfactants and Detergents

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