Randy Bryant, PhD, studied mechanistic enzymology and now trains future scientists and public health leaders in the classroom, teaching biochemistry, and mentoring students.
Experiences & Accomplishments
BS in Chemistry - University of Virginia
PhD in Organic Chemistry - Penn State University
Postdoctoral research - Department of Biochemistry, Stanford University
Grove, D.E., Anne, G., Hedayati, M.A., and Bryant, F.R. (2012) "Stimulation of the Streptococcus pneumoniae RecA protein-promoted three-strand exchange reaction by the competence-specific SsbB protein" Biochem. Biophys. Res. Comm. 424:40-44.
Steffen, S.E. and Bryant, F.R. (2012) "Altered nucleotide cofactor-dependent properties of the mutant [S240K]RecA protein" Biochem. Biophys. Res. Comm. 421:527-531.
Salerno, B., Anne, G., and Bryant, F.R. (2011) "DNA binding compatibility of the Streptococcus pneumoniae SsbA and SsbB proteins" PLoS ONE 6(9):e24305.
Grove, D.E., and Bryant, F.R. (2006) "Effect of Mg(2+) on the DNA binding modes of the Streptococcus pneumoniae SsbA and SsbB Proteins" J. Biol.Chem.281:2087-2094.
Grove, D.E., Willcox, S., Griffith, J.D., and Bryant, F.R. (2005) "Differential single-stranded DNA binding properties of the paralogous SsbA and SsbB proteins from Streptococcus pneumoniae" J. Biol. Chem. 280:11067-11073.