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Li-june  Ming

Li-june Ming

Li-june Ming
Professor

Contact

Office: BSF 303
Phone: 813/974-2220
Email:

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Education

B.S., The College of Chinese Culture (now Chinese Culture University), 1979
M.S., National Tsing Hua University, 1981
Second Lieutenant, Military Service, 1981-83
Ph.D., University of California at Los Angeles, 1988
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Minnesota, 1988-91

Research

  • Inorganic Chemistry - Hydrolytic chemistry, metal-DNA chemistry, chemical modeling, detoxification of toxic phosphoesters like pesticides and nerve agents, NMR of paramagnetic compounds.
  • Biochemistry - Metalloproteins, Metalloproteases, Metalloantibiotics, peptides and proteins as "natural model systems", Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopies.

Current Funding

View our currently funded projects here.

Graduate Students

Darrell Cerrato, Alaa Hashim, Justin Moses, Christian Tang

Current Courses

RefCourseSecCourse TitleCRDayTimeLocation
80161CHM 3610001Intermediate Inorganic Chem
3MW9:30am-10:45am

CHE 100
80162CHM 3610L001Intermed Inorganic Chem Lab
1M2:00pm-4:50pm

NES 235
80163CHM 3610L002Intermed Inorganic Chem Lab
1T8:00am-10:50am

NES 235
85860CHM 3610L003Intermed Inorganic Chem Lab
1W2:00pm-4:50pm

NES 235
80164CHM 3610L004Intermed Inorganic Chem Lab
1R8:00am-10:50am

NES 235
88548CHM 3610L901Intermed Inorganic Chem Lab
1F5:00pm-7:50pm

NES 235
91471CHM 4970023Undergraduate Research
Requires Instructor Approval S-U Only.
1-3

TBA TBA
91539CHM 6971023Thesis: Master's
S-U Only
2-19

TBA TBA
91489CHM 6973023Directed Research
S-U Only
1-19

TBA TBA
87412CHM 7820023Directed Research
S-U Only
1-19

TBA TBA
85022CHM 7980023Dissertation: Doctoral
Adm To Doc Candidacy Req, S-U Only
2-19

TBA TBA

Recent Publications

  • Metallo-ROS in Alzheimer's Disease: Oxidation of Neurotransmitters by CuII-ß-Amyloid and Neuropathology of the Disease
    da Silva, G. F. Z.; Ming, L.-J.  Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2007, 46, 3337-3341.
  • How Well Should the Active Site and the Specific Recognition Be Defined for Proficient Catalyses? —Effective and Cooperative Polyphenol/Catechol Oxidation and Oxidative DNA Cleavage by a Copper(II)-Binding and H-bonding Copolymer
    Lykourinou, V.; Hanafy, A. I.; da Silva, G. F. Z.; Bisht, K. S.; Larsen, R. W.; Livingston, B. T.; Angerhofer, A.; Ming, L.-J.  Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2008, 2584-2592.
  • EPR Kinetics in Irradiated Syndiotactic Polystyrene at Elevated Temperatures
    Lin, C.-C.; Ming, L.-J.; Lee, C.-C.; Lee, S.  Polymer, 2008, 49, 3987-3992.
  • Purification and Characterization of Extracellular Lipases from the Newly Identified Pseudomonas monteilii TKU009 by the Use of Soybeans as the Substrate
    Wang, S.-L.; Lin, Y.-T.; Chio, S.-H.; Liang, T.-W.; Ming, L.-J.  J. Indust. Microbiol. Biotech., 2009, 36, 65-73.
  • Methionine Does Not Reduce Cu(II)-ß-Amyloid! —Rectification of the Roles of Methionine-35 and Reducing Agents in Metal-Centered Oxidation Chemistry of Cu(II)-ß-Amyloid
    da Silva, G. F. Z.; Lykourinou, V.; Angerhofer, A.; Ming L.-J.  Biochim. Biophys. Acta-Mol. Basis Dis., 2009, 1792, 49-55.
  • Iron(III)-Polymers as Proficient Catalysts for Acid Hydrolysis of Phosphodiester and Oxidative DNA Cleavage —Insight into Rational Design of Functional Metallopolymers
    Lykourinou, V.; Hanafy, A. I.; Angerhofer, A.; Bisht, K. S.; Ming, L.-J.  Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2009, in press.