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Top 10 most accessed Metallomics articles from April – June 2016

From April – June 2016, our most downloaded Metallomics articles were:

Serum ferritin is an important inflammatory disease marker, as it is mainly a leakage product from damaged cells
Douglas B. Kell and Etheresia Pretorius
Metallomics, 2014,6, 748-773
DOI: 10.1039/C3MT00347G, Perspective

Behavior of platinum(IV) complexes in models of tumor hypoxia: cytotoxicity, compound distribution and accumulation
Ekaterina Schreiber-Brynzak, Verena Pichler, Petra Heffeter, Buck Hanson, Sarah Theiner, Irene Lichtscheidl-Schultz, Christoph Kornauth, Luca Bamonti, Vineet Dhery, Diana Groza, David Berry, Walter Berger, Markus Galanski, Michael A. Jakupec and Bernhard K. Keppler
Metallomics, 2016,8, 422-433
DOI: 10.1039/C5MT00312A, Paper

Therapeutic and analytical applications of arsenic binding to proteins
Beibei Chen, Qingqing Liu, Aleksandra Popowich, Shengwen Shen, Xiaowen Yan, Qi Zhang, Xing-Fang Li, Michael Weinfeld, William R. Cullen and X. Chris Le
Metallomics, 2015,7, 39-55
DOI: 10.1039/C4MT00222A, Critical Review

Nickel-responsive regulation of two novel Helicobacter pylori NikR-targeted genes
M. D. Jones, I. Ademi, X. Yin, Y. Gong and D. B. Zamble
Metallomics, 2015,7, 662-673
DOI: 10.1039/C4MT00210E, Paper

The role of vanadium in biology
Dieter Rehder
Metallomics, 2015,7, 730-742
DOI: 10.1039/C4MT00304G, Critical Review

Selenium, selenoproteins and neurodegenerative diseases
Bárbara Rita Cardoso, Blaine R. Roberts, Ashley I. Bush and Dominic J. Hare
Metallomics, 2015,7, 1213-1228
DOI: 10.1039/C5MT00075K, Critical Review

The use of X-ray absorption and synchrotron based micro-X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy to investigate anti-cancer metal compounds in vivo and in vitro
Alfred A. Hummer and Annette Rompel
Metallomics, 2013,5, 597-614
DOI: 10.1039/C3MT20261E, Tutorial Review

Insights on the interaction of alpha-synuclein and metals in the pathophysiology of Parkinson’s disease
Eleonora Carboni and Paul Lingor
Metallomics, 2015,7, 395-404
DOI: 10.1039/C4MT00339J, Minireview

A platinum complex that binds non-covalently to DNA and induces cell death via a different mechanism than cisplatin
Kogularamanan Suntharalingam, Oscar Mendoza, Alexandra A. Duarte, David J. Mann and Ramon Vilar
Metallomics, 2013,5, 514-523
DOI: 10.1039/C3MT20252F, Paper

Defining the metal binding pathways of human metallothionein 1a: balancing zinc availability and cadmium seclusion
Gordon W. Irvine, Tyler B. J. Pinter and Martin J. Stillman
Metallomics, 2016,8, 71-81
DOI: 10.1039/C5MT00225G, Paper

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Open Access papers in Metallomics

We are very pleased to share with you below some of the latest Open Access papers published in Metallomics that may be of interest to you. These research papers are free to access for all – we hope you enjoy reading them.

The biological chemistry of the transition metal “transportome” of Cupriavidus metallidurans
Dietrich H. Nies
Metallomics, 2016,8, 481-507
DOI: 10.1039/C5MT00320B, Tutorial Review

Mass spectrometry of B. subtilis CopZ: Cu(I)-binding and interactions with bacillithiol
Kristine L. Kay, Chris J. Hamilton and Nick E. Le Brun
Metallomics, 2016, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C6MT00036C, Paper

Chemistry of bone remodelling preserved in extant and fossil Sirenia
Jennifer Anné, Roy A. Wogelius, Nicholas P. Edwards, Arjen van Veelen, Konstantin Ignatyev and Phillip L. Manning
Metallomics, 2016,8, 508-513
DOI: 10.1039/C5MT00311C, Paper

Behavior of platinum(IV) complexes in models of tumor hypoxia: cytotoxicity, compound distribution and accumulation
Ekaterina Schreiber-Brynzak, Verena Pichler, Petra Heffeter, Buck Hanson, Sarah Theiner, Irene Lichtscheidl-Schultz, Christoph Kornauth, Luca Bamonti, Vineet Dhery, Diana Groza, David Berry, Walter Berger, Markus Galanski, Michael A. Jakupec and Bernhard K. Keppler
Metallomics, 2016,8, 422-433
DOI: 10.1039/C5MT00312A, Paper

Lead and manganese levels in serum and erythrocytes in Alzheimer’s disease and mild cognitive impairment: results from the Australian Imaging, Biomarkers and Lifestyle Flagship Study of Ageing
Dominic J. Hare, Noel G. Faux, Blaine R. Roberts, Irene Volitakis, Ralph N. Martins and Ashley I. Bush
Metallomics, 2016,8, 628-632
DOI: 10.1039/C6MT00019C, Paper

Endogenous Cu in the central nervous system fails to satiate the elevated requirement for Cu in a mutant SOD1 mouse model of ALS
J. B. Hilton, A. R. White and P. J. Crouch
Metallomics, 2016, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C6MT00099A, Paper

Surface binding, localization and storage of iron in the giant kelp Macrocystis pyrifera
Eric P. Miller, Hendrik Auerbach, Volker Schünemann, Teresa Tymon and Carl J. Carrano
Metallomics, 2016,8, 403-411
DOI: 10.1039/C6MT00027D, Paper

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13th European Biological Inorganic Chemistry Conference

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The 13th European Biological Inorganic Chemistry Conference (EuroBIC 13) is due to take place at the ELTE Convention Centre, Budapest between 28th August – 1st September 2016.

Topics to be covered:

Bio-coordination chemistry: complexes of peptides, nucleotides and related ligands
Bioinorganic Chemistry and Nanotechnology
Biomineralization
Metals in the Environment
Metals in medicine, diagnosis and therapy
Metabolism of Metal ions; and metal ion sensing in biology
Metalloenzymes, structure, function and models
Metalloproteins
Metals in the Brain
Spectroscopy and diffraction
Metal ions in nucleic acid structure and folding

For more information about the conference and to register your interest, please see their website: http://www.eurobic13.mke.org.hu/

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Top 10 most accessed Metallomics articles from January – March 2016

From January – March 2016, our most downloaded Metallomics articles were:

Douglas B. Kell and Etheresia Pretorius
Metallomics, 2014, 6, 748-773
DOI: 10.1039/C3MT00347G, Perspective

Beibei Chen, Qingqing Liu, Aleksandra Popowich, Shengwen Shen, Xiaowen Yan, Qi Zhang, Xing-Fang Li, Michael Weinfeld, William R. Cullen and X. Chris Le
Metallomics, 2015, 7, 39-55
DOI: 10.1039/C4MT00222A, Critical Review

Alfred A. Hummer and Annette Rompel
Metallomics, 2013, 5, 597-614
DOI: 10.1039/C3MT20261E, Tutorial Review

Bárbara Rita Cardoso, Blaine R. Roberts, Ashley I. Bush and Dominic J. Hare
Metallomics, 2015, 7, 1213-1228
DOI: 10.1039/C5MT00075K, Critical Review

Dieter Rehder
Metallomics, 2015, 7, 730-742
DOI: 10.1039/C4MT00304G, Critical Review

Javier Jiménez-Lamana, Francisco Laborda, Eduardo Bolea, Isabel Abad-Álvaro, Juan R. Castillo, Juliusz Bianga, Man He, Katarzyna Bierla, Sandra Mounicou, Laurent Ouerdane, Sylvie Gaillet, Jean-Max Rouanet and Joanna Szpunar
Metallomics, 2014, 6, 2242-2249
DOI: 10.1039/C4MT00200H, Paper

Gordon W. Irvine, Tyler B. J. Pinter and Martin J. Stillman
Metallomics, 2016, 8, 71-81
DOI: 10.1039/C5MT00225G, Paper

Eleonora Carboni and Paul Lingor
Metallomics, 2015, 7, 395-404
DOI: 10.1039/C4MT00339J, Minireview

James P. Parker, Ziga Ude and Celine J. Marmion
Metallomics, 2016, 8, 43-60
DOI: 10.1039/C5MT00181A, Critical Review

James Paul Barnett, David John Scanlan and Claudia Andrea Blindauer
Metallomics, 2014, 6, 1254-1268
DOI: 10.1039/C4MT00048J, Paper
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Open Access papers in Metallomics

We are very pleased to share with you below some of the latest Open Access papers published in Metallomics that may be of interest to you. These research papers are free to access for all – we hope you enjoy reading them.

Dominic J. Hare, Michael W. M. Jones, Verena C. Wimmer, Nicole L. Jenkins, Martin D. de Jonge, Ashley I. Bush and Gawain McColl
Metallomics, 2016, 8, 156-160
DOI: 10.1039/C5MT00288E, Communication

Eric P. Miller, Youxian Wu and Carl J. Carrano
Metallomics, 2016, 8, 161-169
DOI: 10.1039/C5MT00238A, Paper

Stuart D. Portbury, Dominic J. Hare, Charlotte Sgambelloni, David I. Finkelstein and Paul A. Adlard
Metallomics, 2016, 8, 193-200
DOI: 10.1039/C5MT00234F, Paper

Jennifer Anné, Roy A. Wogelius, Nicholas P. Edwards, Arjen van Veelen, Konstantin Ignatyev and Phillip L. Manning
Metallomics, 2016, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C5MT00311C, Paper

Ekaterina Schreiber-Brynzak, Verena Pichler, Petra Heffeter, Buck Hanson, Sarah Theiner, Irene Lichtscheidl-Schultz, Christoph Kornauth, Luca Bamonti, Vineet Dhery, Diana Groza, David Berry, Walter Berger, Markus Galanski, Michael A. Jakupec and Bernhard K. Keppler
Metallomics, 2016, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C5MT00312A, Paper

Dominic J. Hare, Noel G. Faux, Blaine R. Roberts, Irene Volitakis, Ralph N. Martins and Ashley I. Bush
Metallomics, 2016, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C6MT00019C, Paper

Anne M. Hessels, Kathryn M. Taylor and Maarten Merkx
Metallomics, 2016, 8, 211-217
DOI: 10.1039/C5MT00257E, Paper

Ben R. Watson, Nathan A. White, Kirk A. Taylor, Joanna-Marie Howes, Jean-Daniel M. Malcor, Dominique Bihan, Stewart O. Sage, Richard W. Farndale and Nicholas Pugh
Metallomics, 2016, 8, 91-100
DOI: 10.1039/C5MT00064E, Paper

Mai Thanh Quynh Tran, Stefan Stürup, Ian Henry Lambert, Bente Gammelgaard, Evelyne Furger and Roger Alberto
Metallomics, 2016, 8, 298-304
DOI: 10.1039/C5MT00272A, Paper

Eric P. Miller, Hendrik Auerbach, Volker Schünemann, Teresa Tymon and Carl J. Carrano
Metallomics, 2016, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C6MT00027D, Paper

Gordon W. Irvine, Tyler B. J. Pinter and Martin J. Stillman
Metallomics, 2016, 8, 71-81
DOI: 10.1039/C5MT00225G, Paper

Mohammad Rezaul Karim and David H. Petering
Metallomics, 2016, 8, 201-210
DOI: 10.1039/C5MT00167F, Paper
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Chemical Biology Symposium

The Chemical Biology Symposium is due to take place at The Royal Society of Chemistry in Burlington House on 27th April 2016 between 10:00am-19:00pm.

This symposium will showcase the state of the art in chemical biology, bringing together the wider community with leading national and international experts in the field.


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Nobel Prize winner, Professor Stefan Hell from Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Germany will be a guest speaker at the symposium


REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!

To secure your place at the symposium register now!


For more information about the Symposium please see our website

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BioMetals Symposium 2016

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The 10th International Biometals symposium is due to take place at the Art’otel Dresden in Germany between 10th – 15th July 2016.

“This conference is the most important symposium about metal species in living biota and has already a long tradition.”

Dates for your diary:

Abstract submission deadline: 27th February 2016
Early bird registration deadline: 22nd April 2016
Final registration deadline: 10th June 2016

The Symposiums themed sessions will cover topics on; Environmental issues, Metal aquisition, Metal transport, Metals and Regulation, Plants, Signalling, Young scientists session, Zn and Fe, Redox of metals (non Fe), Sensors, Radionuclides,Toxicity and Defense

Submit your abstract here

To find out more about the conference and to register your interest, please see their website


Representatives from our Books & Journals Departments will be attending the Symposium. If you wish to set up a meeting please contact the Editorial Office

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Top 10 most accessed Metallomics articles from October – December 2015

From October – December 2015, our most downloaded Metallomics articles were:

Douglas B. Kell and Etheresia Pretorius
Metallomics, 2014, 6, 748-773
DOI: 10.1039/C3MT00347G, Perspective

Beibei Chen, Qingqing Liu, Aleksandra Popowich, Shengwen Shen, Xiaowen Yan, Qi Zhang, Xing-Fang Li, Michael Weinfeld, William R. Cullen and X. Chris Le
Metallomics, 2015, 7, 39-55
DOI: 10.1039/C4MT00222A, Critical Review

Alfred A. Hummer and Annette Rompel
Metallomics, 2013, 5, 597-614
DOI: 10.1039/C3MT20261E, Tutorial Review

Bárbara Rita Cardoso, Blaine R. Roberts, Ashley I. Bush and Dominic J. Hare
Metallomics, 2015, 7, 1213-1228
DOI: 10.1039/C5MT00075K, Critical Review

Kogularamanan Suntharalingam, Oscar Mendoza, Alexandra A. Duarte, David J. Mann and Ramon Vilar
Metallomics, 2013, 5, 514-523
DOI: 10.1039/C3MT20252F, Paper

Fiona Larner, Laura N. Woodley, Sami Shousha, Ashley Moyes, Emma Humphreys-Williams, Stanislav Strekopytov, Alex N. Halliday, Mark Rehkämper and R. Charles Coombes
Metallomics, 2015, 7, 112-117
DOI: 10.1039/C4MT00260A, Paper

Dieter Rehder
Metallomics, 2015, 7, 730-742
DOI: 10.1039/C4MT00304G, Critical Review

Isolda Romero-Canelón, Ana M. Pizarro, Abraha Habtemariam and Peter J. Sadler
Metallomics, 2012, 4, 1271-1279
DOI: 10.1039/C2MT20189E, Paper

James Paul Barnett, David John Scanlan and Claudia Andrea Blindauer
Metallomics, 2014, 6, 1254-1268
DOI: 10.1039/C4MT00048J, Paper

Robert D. Perry, Alexander G. Bobrov and Jacqueline D. Fetherston
Metallomics, 2015, 7, 965-978
DOI: 10.1039/C4MT00332B, Minireview
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13th International Conference on the Chemistry of Selenium & Tellurium

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ICCST-13 is due to take place at the Nagaragawa Convention Center in Gifu City between 23rd – 27th May 2016

‘A conference such as this offers a good opportunity for fellow researchers and experts from interdisciplinary fields of science to share and learn, with the emphasis on ‘selenium and tellurium’ chemistry here in Gifu.’

Topics for discussion:

(1) Synthesis, structure and bonding,
(2) Applications in organic synthesis,
(3) Mechanistic studies,
(4) Coordination chemistry,
(5) Applications in materials science,
(6) Biological Systems, and
(7) Theoretical and spectroscopic studies.

Click here to submit your abstract

For more information about the conference and to resister your interest, please visit their website

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Issue 1 now online!

Graphical AbstractThe front cover of issue 1 features artwork by David P. Giedroc from Indiana University. With his colleagues, David reports the solution structure of apo-CupA and establish the functional primacy of the S2 Cu(I) in cellular copper resistance.

Interested to know more? Read the full article below – its free to access for the next 6 weeks!

Yue Fu, Kevin E. Bruce, Hongwei Wu and David P. Giedroc
Metallomics, 2016, 8, 61-70
DOI: 10.1039/C5MT00221D


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