• Scientific Production

     (only papers on international peer-reviewed journals and book chapters are included)

    Fedrigo, M., G. Esposito, S. Cattarinussi, P. Viglino, and F. Fogolari. "Use of autocorrelation-like function to improve the performance of linear-prediction parameter estimators." Journal of Magnetic Resonance, Series A 121, no. 2 (1996): 97-107.

    Scarselli M., G. Esposito, H. Molinari, L. Ragona, L. Zetta, and N. Niccolai. “Solvent spin-labelling for NMR investigations of protein folding”. Trends Chem. Phys., 4, 99-110, 1996.

    Dumy, Pascal, Ian M. Eggleston, Gennaro Esposito, Stelian Nicula, and Manfred Mutter. "Solution structure of regioselectively addressable functionalized templates: an NMR and restrained molecular dynamics investigation." Biopolymers 39, no. 3 (1996): 297-308.

    Fogolari, Federico, Gennaro Esposito, Paolo Viglino, and Serge Cattarinussi. "Modeling of polypeptide chains as C alpha chains, C alpha chains with C beta, and C alpha chains with ellipsoidal lateral chains." Biophysical Journal 70, no. 3 (1996): 1183-1197.

    Fogolari, F., G. Esposito, S. Cattarinussi, and P. Viglino. "Quantitative analysis of total correlation spectra: Application to small biomolecules." Concepts in Magnetic Resonance 8, no. 4 (1996): 229-251.

    Scarselli M., G. Esposito, H. Molinari, M. Pegna, L. Zetta and N. Niccolai. “The use of paramagnetic probes for NMR investigations of biomolecular structures and interactions” in From Neural networks and biomolecular engineering to bioelectronics Niccolini C. Ed., Plenum Press, New York, 1995, pp. 95-102.

    Dumy P., I.M. Eggleston, G. Esposito, S. Nicula and M. Mutter. “Conformational studies of RAFT molecules for protein design” in Peptides: Chemistry, Structure and Biology, Kaumaya P.T.P. and Hodges R.S. (eds.) Mayflower Scientific Ltd., San Diego, CA (USA), 1995, pp. 605-606.

    Fogolari F., M. Fedrigo, G. Esposito, S. Cattarinussi and P. Viglino
    “Linear prediction and Prony's method for 2D nuclear magnetic resonance spectral parameter estimation”. Quart. Magn. Reson. Biol. Med., 2, 303-306,1995.

    Carver, John A., Gennaro Esposito, Gabriele Schwedersky, and Matthias Gaestel. "1H NMR spectroscopy reveals that mouse Hsp25 has a flexible C-terminal extension of 18 amino acids." FEBS letters 369, no. 2-3 (1995): 305-310.

    Dumy P., I.M. Eggleston, G. Esposito, S. Nicula and M. Mutter. “Conformational properties of cyclic peptide templates for protein design” in Electronic Conference on Trends in Organic Chemistry (ECTOC-1). H.S. Rzepa and J.M. Goodman, eds. (CD-ROM). Royal Society of Chemistry publications, London (UK) 1995.

    Esposito G., A.M. Lesk, H. Molinari, A. Motta, N. Niccolai and A. Pastore. “Probing protein structure by solvent perturbation of  NMR spectra. III. Combination of Experiment and Theory”  in Protein Structure by Distance Analysis, Bohr H. and Brunak F. eds, pp. 51-63, IOS Press, Amsterdam, 1994.                                

    Pfuhl M., F. Fogolari, G. Esposito, P. Viglino and A. Pastore. “A 3D experiment to observe collective modes”. Quart. Magn. Reson. Biol. Med., 1, 53-60, 1994.

    Viglino, Paolo, Federico Fogolari, Silvestro Formisano, Nadia Bortolotti, Giuseppe Damante, Roberto Di Lauro, and Gennaro Esposito. "Structural study of rat thyroid transcription factor 1 homeodomain (TTF-1 HD) by nuclear magnetic resonance." FEBS letters 336, no. 3 (1993): 397-402.
    First NMR structure of a protein obtained in Italy

    Fogolari, Federico, Serge Cattarinussi, Gennaro Esposito, and Paolo Viglino. "Free energies calculated according to Manning's polyelectrolyte model compared with Poisson Boltzmann predictions." Journal of Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics 11, no. 3 (1993): 629-635.

    Esposito, Gennaro, Federico Fogolari, Paolo Viglino, Serge Cattarinussi, Maria Teresa de Magistris, Lorella Chiappinelli, and Antonello Pessi. "Conformational study of a short Pertussis toxin T cell epitope incorporated in a multiple antigen peptide template by CD and two‐dimensional NMR: Analysis of the structural effects on the activity of synthetic immunogens." European journal of biochemistry 217, no. 1 (1993): 171-187.

    Esposito, Gennaro, Henriette Molinari, Monica Pegna, Neri Niccolai, and Lucia Zetta. "A 1 H NMR study on the interaction of aminoxyl paramagnetic probes with unfolded peptides." Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 2 8 (1993): 1531-1534.

    Fogolari, F., G. Esposito, P. Viglino, G. Damante, and A. Pastore. "Homology model building of the thyroid transcription factor 1 homeodomain." Protein Engineering, Design and Selection 6, no. 5 (1993): 513-519.

    Esposito, Gennaro, Arthur M. Lesk, Henriette Molinari, Andrea Motta, Neri Niccolai, and Annalisa Pastore. "Probing protein structure by solvent perturbation of NMR spectra. II. Determination of surface and buried residues in homologous proteins." Biopolymers: Original Research on Biomolecules 33, no. 5 (1993): 839-846.

    Fogolari, F., G. Esposito, S. Cauci, and P. Viglino. "Evaluation of J coupling constants from peak amplitudes of total correlation spectra." Journal of Magnetic Resonance, Series A 102, no. 1 (1993): 49-57.

    Esposito, G., F. Fogolari, H. Molinari, M. Pegna, and L. Zetta. "Proton strong coupling in heteronuclear systems. Theoretical and experimental evaluation in quantitative analysis of SQC NOESY spectra of biopolymers." Journal of Magnetic Resonance, Series B 101, no. 3 (1993): 240-247.

    Esposito, Gennaro, Sabina Cauci, Federico Fogolari, Enzo Alessio, Marco Scocchi, Franco Quadrifoglio, and Paolo Viglino. "NMR structural characterization of the reaction product between d (GpG) and the octahedral antitumor complex trans-RuCl2 (DMSO) 4." Biochemistry 31, no. 31 (1992): 7094-7103.

    Molinari, Henriette, Gennaro Esposito, Roberto Consonni, Monica Pegna, and Lucia Zetta. "Distance evaluation via heteronuclear SQC-NOESY experiments." Journal of Biomolecular NMR 2, no. 3 (1992): 289-299.

    Esposito, Gennaro, Arthur M. Lesk, Henriette Molinari, Andrea Motta, Neri Niccolai, and Annalisa Pastore. "Probing protein structure by solvent perturbation of nuclear magnetic resonance spectra: nuclear magnetic resonance spectral editing and topological mapping in proteins by paramagnetic relaxation filtering." Journal of molecular biology 224, no. 3 (1992): 659-670.

    Chiessi, E., M. D'Alagni, G. Esposito, and E. Giglio. "Spectroscopic studies on the interaction between acridine orange and bile salts." Journal of inclusion phenomena and molecular recognition in chemistry 10, no. 4 (1991): 453-469.

    Niccolai, Neri, Alessandra Bonci, Mauro Rustici, M. Scarselli, Paolo Neri, Gennaro Esposito, Paolo Mascagni, Andrea Motta, and Henríette Molinari. "NMR delineation of inner and outer protons from paramagnetic relaxation perturbations in 1 D and 2D spectra of peptides." Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 2 9 (1991): 1453-1457.

    Viscomi, G. C., F. Cardinali, G. Esposito, M. G. Longobardi, L. Settembri, and A. Ziggiotti. "N, O bis (alkylsilyl) carbamates, new silylating agents for the preparation of chemically bonded stationary phases." Chromatographia 31, no. 11-12 (1991): 583-588.

    Cauci, Sabina, Paolo Viglino, Gennaro Esposito, and Franco Quadrifoglio. "Reaction of the octahedral antitumor complex trans-RuCl2 (DMSO) 4 with 2′ deoxyguanosine." Journal of inorganic biochemistry 43, no. 4 (1991): 739-751.

    Esposito G., Mascagni P., Molinari H. and Niccolai N.
    Structural NMR studies: from one to multidimensional  frequency spectra in "NMR and Biomolecular Structure", Bertini I., Molinari  H. and Niccolai N. eds., VCH Publ., Weinheim 1991, pp. 1-30.

    Niccolai, N., G. Esposito, M. Rustici, and P. Neri. "NMR studies of structure and dynamics of bio-organic systems." Hyperfine Interactions 61, no. 1 (1990): 1165-1178.

    Esposito, G., A. Pessi, and A. S. Verdini. "1H‐nmr studies of synthetic polypeptide models of Plasmodium falciparum circumsporozoite protein tandemly repeated sequence." Biopolymers: Original Research on Biomolecules 28, no. 1 (1989): 225-246.

    Esposito, Gennaro, William A. Gibbons, and Renzo Bazzo. "Phase coherence and solvent suppression in rotating-frame correlation experiments in liquids." Journal of Magnetic Resonance (1969) 80, no. 3 (1988): 523-527.

    Esposito, Gennaro, Luigi Settembri, Giuseppe C. Viscomi, and Neri Niccolai. "The effect of chemical modification on the solution structure of derivatives of substance P: nuclear magnetic resonance study of substituted and retro-inverso analogues." Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 2 7 (1988): 1313-1318.

    Esposito, Gennaro, and Annalisa Pastore. "An alternative method for distance evaluation from NOESY spectra." Journal of Magnetic Resonance (1969) 76, no. 2 (1988): 331-336.

    Esposito, G., E. Giglio, N. V. Pavel, and A. Zanobi. "Size and shape of sodium deoxycholate micellar aggregates." Journal of Physical Chemistry 91, no. 2 (1987): 356-362.

    Esposito, Gennaro, John A. Carver, Jonathan Boyd, and Iain D. Campbell. "High-resolution proton NMR study of the solution structure of alamethicin." Biochemistry 26, no. 4 (1987): 1043-1050.

    Esposito, G., A. Zanobi, E. Giglio, N. V. Pavel, and I. D. Campbell. "Intermolecular interactions in sodium deoxycholate micelles: an NMR study involving a spin-labeled cholestane." Journal of Physical Chemistry 91, no. 1 (1987): 83-89.

    Carver, J. A., R. M. Cooke, G. Esposito, I. D. Campbell, H. Gregory, and B. Sheard. "A high resolution 1H NMR study of the solution structure of human epidermal growth factor." FEBS letters 205, no. 1 (1986): 77-81. [First NMR structure obtained in UK]

    Bazzo R., Esposito G. and Pastore A. "Two dimensional techniques in proton NMR of proteins", Chimica Oggi, 1-2, 25-28, 1986.

    Pedone C.,  Barone V., Benedetti E., Di Blasio B., Esposito G., Lelj Garolla F., Pavone V. and Lorenzi G.P. "Channel forming molecules. Conformation of peptides with alternating L and D residues as models of Gramicidin A" in Peptides - structure and function, Hruby V.J. and Rich D.H. eds., Pierce Chemical Co., Rockford, Illinois, 1983, pp. 473-476.

    Bavoso A., Benedetti E., Di Blasio B., Pavone V., Pedone C., Barone V., Esposito G., Lelj F. and Lorenzi G.P.. "Conformational features of alternating L,D peptides" in Peptides1982, Blaha K. and Malon P.  eds.,W. De Gruyter, Berlin, 1983, pp. 699-704.

    Esposito, Gennaro, Andrea Motta, and Piero A. Temussi. "Influence of the ionic environment on the conformation of aspartic acid and possible relevance to its neurotransmitter action." Journal of neurochemistry 40, no. 4 (1983): 903-907.

    Esposito, Gennaro, Antonio Donesi, and Piero A. Temussi. "Conformational changes of aspartate induced by high salt concentrations." Advances in Molecular Relaxation and Interaction Processes 24, no. 1 (1982): 15-26.