Publications of the Baici Group

Pinto, MF., Baici, A., Pereira, PJB., Macedo-Ribeiro, S., Pastore, A., Rocha, F. & Martins, PM. interferENZY: A Web-Based Tool for Enzymatic Assay Validation and Standardized Kinetic Analysis. J. Mol. Biol. Aug 5, (2020). PMID: 32768452.

Swainston, N., Baici, A., Bakker, BM., Cornish-Bowden, A., Fitzpatrick, PF., Halling, P., Leyh, TS., O'Donovan, C., Raushel, FM., Reschel, U., Rohwer, JM., Schnell, S., Schomburg, D., Tipton, KF., Tsai, MD., Westerhoff, HV., Wittig, U., Wohlgemuth, R. & Kettner, C. STRENDA DB: enabling the validation and sharing of enzyme kinetics data. FEBS J. 285, 2193-2204 (2018). PMID: 29498804.

Ben Halima, S., Mishra, S., Raja, KM., Willem, M., Baici, A., Simons, K., Brüstle, O., Koch, P., Haass, C., Caflisch, A. & Rajendran, L. Specific Inhibition of β-Secretase Processing of the Alzheimer Disease Amyloid Precursor Protein. Cell Rep 14, 2127-2141 (2016). PMID: 26923602.

Baici, A. Kinetics of Enzyme-Modifier Interactions. Springer 2015. ISBN 9783709114025 • 9783709114018

Novinec, M., Lenarčič, B. & Baici, A. Probing the activity modification space of the cysteine peptidase cathepsin k with novel allosteric modifiers. PLoS ONE 9, e106642 (2014). PMID: 25184245.

Novinec, M., Korenč, M., Caflisch, A., Ranganathan, R., Lenarčič, B. & Baici, A. A novel allosteric mechanism in the cysteine peptidase cathepsin K discovered by computational methods. Nat Commun 5, 3287 (2014).

Gisler, C., Lüscher, D., Schätzle, P., Dürr, S., Baici, A., Gallicotti, G., Reif, R., Bolliger, MF., Kunz, B. & Sonderegger, P. Zymogen activation of neurotrypsin-dependent agrin cleavage on the cell surface are enhanced by glycosaminoglycans. Biochem J. 453, 83-100 (2013).

Novinec, M.,  Lenarcic, B. & Baici, A. Clusterin is a specific stabilizer and liberator of extracellular cathepsin K. FEBS Lett. 586, 1062-1066 (2012).

Petrera, A., Amstutz, B., Gioia, M., Hähnlein, J., Baici, A., Selchow, P., Ferraris, DM., Rizzi, M., Sbardella, D., Marini, S., Coletta, M. & Sander, P. Functional characterization of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis zinc metallopeptidase Zmp1 and identification of potential substrates. Biol Chem. 393, 631-640 (2012).

Roschitzki-Voser, H., Schröder, T-. Lenherr, ED., Frölich, F., Schweizer, A., Donepudi, M., Ganesan, R., Mittl, PR., Baici, A. & Grütter, MG. Human caspases in vitro: expression, purification and kinetic characterization. Protein Expr Purif. 84, 236-246 (2012).

Novinec, M., Kovacic, L., Lenarcic, B. & Baici, A. Conformational flexibility and allosteric regulation of cathepsin K. Biochem J. 429, 379-389 (2010).

Schenker, P. & Baici. T. Paradoxical interactions between modifiers and elastase-2. FEBS J. 277, 2486-2495 (2010).

Baici, A., Schenker, P., Wächter, M. & Rüedi, P. 3-Fluoro-2,4-dioxa-3-phospadecalins as inhibitors of acetylcholinesterase. A reappraisal of kinetic mechanisms and diagnostic methods. Chem Biodivers. 6, 261-82 (2009).

Kovacic, L., Novinek, M., Petan, T., Baici, A. & Krizaj, I. Calmodulin is a non-essential activator of secretory phospholipase A2. Biochemistry 48, 11319-11328 (2009).

Schenker, P. & Baici, A. Simultaneous interaction of enzymes with two modifiers: reappraisal of kinetic models and new paradigms. J Theor Biol261, 318-329 (2009).

Reif, R., Sales, S., Dreier, B., Lüscher, D., Wölfel, J., Gisler, C., Baici, A., Kunz, B. & Sonderegger, P. Purification and enzymological characterization of murine neurotrypsin. Protein Expr. Purif. 61, 13-21 (2008).

Schenker, P., Alfarano, P., Kolb, P., Caflisch, A. & Baici, A. A double-headed cathepsin B inhibitor devoid of warhead. Protein Sci. 17, 2145-2155 (2008). 

Novinec, M., Grass R.N., Stark, W. J., Turk, V., Baici, A. & Lenaric, B. Interaction between human cathepsins K,L and S and elastins: Mechanism of elastinolysis and inhibition by macromolecular inhibitors. J. Biol. Chem282, 7893-7902(2007).

Reif, R., Sales, S., Hettwer, S., Dreier, B., Gisler, C., Wölfel, J., Lüscher, D., Zurlinden, A., Stephan, A., Ahmed, S., Baici, A., Ledermann, B., Kunz, B. & Sonderegger, P. Specific cleavage of agrin by neurotrypsin, a synaptic protease linked to mental retardation. FASEB J. 21, 3468-3478 (2007).

Schweizer, A., Roschitzki-Voser, H., Amstutz, P., Briand, C., Gulotti-Georgieva, M., Prenosil, E., Binz, HK., Capitani, G., Baici, A., Plückthun, A. & Grütter MG. Inhibition of caspase-2 by a designed ankyrin repeat protein: specificity, structure, and inhibition mechanism. Structure 15,625-636 (2007). 

Baici, A. Enzyme kinetics: the velocity of reactions. The Biochemist 28, 36-39 (2006).  

Baici, A., Müntener, K., Willimann, A. & Zwicky, R. Regulation of human cathepsin B by alternative  m RNA splicing: homeostasis, fatal errors and cell death. Biol Chem. 387, 1017-1021 (2006).

Baici, A., Lang, A., Zwicky, R. & Müntener, K. Cathepsin B in osteoarthritis: uncontrolled proteolysis in the wrong place. Sem. Arthritis & Rheumatism 34 Suppl. 2, 24-28 (2005). 

Meh, P., Pavsic, M., Turk, V., Baici, A. & Lenarcic, B. Dual concentration-dependent activity of thyroglobulin type-1 domain of testican: specific inhibitor and substrate of cathepsin L. Biol. Chem. 386, 75-83 (2005).

Müntener, K., Willimann, A., Zwicky, R., Svoboda, B., Mach, L. & Baici, A. Folding competence of N-terminally truncated forms of human procathepsin B. J. Biol. Chem. 280, 11973-11980 (2005).

Cranz, S., Berger, C., Baici, A., Jelesarov, I. & Bosshard, H. R. Monomeric and dimeric bZIP transcription factor GCN4 bind at the same rate to their target DNA site. Biochemistry 43, 718-727 (2004).

Müntener, K., Zwicky, R., Csucs, G., Rohrer, J. & Baici, A. Exon skipping of cathepsin B: mitochondrial targeting of a lysosomal peptidase provokes cell death. J. Biol. Chem. 279, 41012-41017 (2004).

Müntener, K., Zwicky, R., Csucs, G. & Baici, A. The alternative use of exons 2 and 3 in cathepsin B mRNA controls enzyme trafficking and triggers nuclear fragmentation in human cells. Histochem. Cell Biol. 119, 93-101 (2003).

Zwicky, R., Müntener, K., Csucs, G., Goldring, M. B. & Baici, A. Exploring the role of 5'-alternative splicing and of the 3'-untranslated region of cathepsin B mRNA. Biol. Chem384, 1007-1018 (2003).

Baici, A. in Wiley Encyclopedia of Molecular Medicine (ed. Kazazian, H. H.) 2181-2183 (Wiley, New York, 2002).    
Baici, A., Lang, A., Zwicky, R. & Müntener, K. in New trends in osteoarthritis (eds. Carrabba, M. & Sarzi Puttini, P.) 71-76 (Mattioli, Fidenza, 2002).

Koller, M. F., Baici, A., Huber, M. & Christen, P. Detection of a very rapid first phase in complex formation of DnaK and peptide substrate. FEBS Lett. 520, 25-29 (2002).

Thomas, R. M., Baici, A., Werder, M., Schulthess, G. & Hauser, H. Kinetics and mechanism of long-chain fatty acid transport into phosphatidylcholine vesicles from various donor systems. Biochemistry 41, 1591-1601 (2002).

Zwicky, R., Müntener, K., Goldring, M. B. & Baici, A. Cathepsin B expression and down-regulation by gene silencing and antisense DNA in human chondrocytes. Biochem. J. 367, 209-217 (2002).    
Baici, A. in Mioartropatie del sistema masticatorio e dolori orofacciali (ed. Palla, S.) 120-139 (RC Libri, Milano, 2001).

Berardi, S., Lang, A., Kostoulas, G., Hörler, D., Vilei, E. M. & Baici, A. Alternative messenger RNA splicing and enzyme forms of cathepsin B in human osteoarthritic cartilage and cultured chondrocytes. Arthritis & Rheumatism 44, 1819-1831 (2001).

Lang, A., Hörler, D. & Baici, A. The relative importance of cysteine peptidases in osteoarthritis. J. Rheumatol27, 1970-1979 (2000).

Zwicky, R. & Baici, A. Cytoskeletal architecture and cathepsin B trafficking in human articular chondrocytes. Histochem. Cell Biol. 114, 363-372 (2000).

Kostoulas, G., Lang, A., Nagase, H. & Baici, A. Stimulation of angiogenesis through cathepsin B inactivation of the tissue inhibitors of matrix metalloproteinases. FEBS Lett. 455, 286-290 (1999).

Baici, A. Inhibition of extracellular matrix-degrading endopeptidases: Problems, comments, and hypotheses. Biol. Chem. 379, 1007-1018 (1998).

Baici, A. in Myoarthropathien des Kausystems und orofaziale Schmerzen (ed. Palla, S.) 33-41 (Fotoplast, Zurich, 1998).

Belluoccio, D., Schenker, T., Baici, A. & Trueb, B. Characterization of human matrilin-3 (MATN3). Genomics 53, 391-394 (1998).

Osterwalder, T., Cinelli, P., Baici, A., Pennella, A., Krueger, S. R., Schrimpf, S. P., Meins, M. & Sonderegger, P. The axonally secreted serine proteinase inhibitor, neuroserpin, inhibits plasminogen activators and plasmin but not thrombin. J. Biol Chem. 273, 2312-2321 (1998)

Franzke, C. W., Baici, A., Christophers, E. & Wiedow, O. in Proteolysis in cell functions (eds. Hopsu-Havu, V. K., Järvinen, M. & Kirschke, H.) 438-446 (IOS Press, Amsterdam, 1997).

Freund, C., Gehrig, P., Baici, A., Holak, T. A. & Plückthun, A. Parallel pathways in the folding of a short-term denatured scFv fragment of an antibody. Folding and Design 3, 39-49 (1997).

Kostoulas, G., Hörler, D., Naggi, A., Casu, B. & Baici, A. Electrostatic interactions between human leukocyte elastase and sulfated glycosaminoglycans: physiological implications. Biol. Chem. 378, 1481-1489 (1997).

Kostoulas, G., Lang, A., Trueb, B. & Baici, A. Differential expression of mRNAs for endopeptidases in phenotypically modulated ('dedifferentiated') human articular chondrocytes. FEBS Lett. 412, 453-455 (1997).

Pierpaoli, E. V., Sandmeier, E., Baici, A., Schönfeld, H.-J., Gisler, S. & Christen, P. The power stroke of the DnaK/DnaJ/GrpE molecular chaperone system. J. Mol. Biol. 269, 757-768 (1997).

Wendt, H., Leder, L., Härmä, H., Jelesarov, I., Baici, A. & Bosshard, H. R. Very rapid, ionic strength-dependent association and folding of a heterodimeric leucine zipper. Biochemistry 36, 204-213 (1997).

Baici, A., Szedlacsek, S. E., Früh, H. & Michel, B. A. pH-dependent hysteretic behaviour of human myeloblastin (leucocyte proteinase 3). Biochem. J. 317, 901-905 (1996).    
Franzke, C. W., Baici, A., Bartels, J., Christophers, E. & Wiedow, O. Antileukoprotease inhibits stratum corneum chymotryptic enzyme. Evidence for a regulative function in desquamation. J. Biol. Chem. 271, 21886-21890 (1996).    
Früh, H., Kostoulas, G., Michel, B. A. & Baici, A. Human myeloblastin (leukocyte proteinase 3): Reactions with substrates, inactivators and activators in comparison with leukocyte elastase. Biol. Chem. 377, 579-586 (1996).    
Baici, A., Hörler, D., Lang, A., Merlin, C. & Kissling, R. Cathepsin B in osteoarthritis: zonal variation of enzyme activity in human femoral head cartilage. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases 54, 281-288 (1995).    
Baici, A., Lang, A., Hörler, D., Kissling, R. & Merlin, C. Cathepsin B in osteoarthritis: cytochemical and histochemical analysis of human femoral head cartilage. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases 54, 289-297 (1995).    
Burkhardt, D., Michel, B. A., Baici, A., Kissling, R. & Theiler, R. Comparison of chondroitin sulphate composition of femoral head articular cartilage from patients with femoral neck fractures, osteoarthritis and controls. Rheumatology International 14, 235-241 (1995).    
Wendt, H., Berger, C., Baici, A., Thomas, R. M. & Bosshard, H. R. Kinetics of folding of leucine zipper domains. Biochemistry 34, 4097-4107 (1995).    
Alpegiani, M., Bissolino, P., Corigli, R., Del Nero, S., Perrone, E., Rizzo, V. & Baici, A. Cephem sulfones as inactivators of human leukocyte elastase. 5. 7a-methoxy- and 7a-chloro-1,1-dioxocephem 4-ketones. J. Med. Chem37, 4003-4019 (1994).    
Schmid, D., Baici, A., Gehring, H. & Christen, P. Kinetics of molecular chaperone action. Science 263, 971-973 (1994).    
Wendt, H., Baici, A. & Bosshard, H. R. Mechanism of assembly of a leucine zipper domain. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 116, 6973-6974 (1994).    
Baici, A., Diczházi, C., Neszmélyi, A., Móczár, E. & Hornebeck, W. Inhibition of the human leukocyte endopeptidases elastase and cathepsin G and of porcine pancreatic elastase by N-oleoyl derivatives of heparin. Biochem. Pharmacol. 46, 1545-1549 (1993).    
Baici, A. & Wagenhäuser, F. J. Bioavailability of oral chondroitin sulfate. Reply to the letter by P. Lualdi. Rheumatology International 13, 41-43 (1993).    
Alpegiani, M. et al. Synthesis and evaluation of new elastase inhibitors. I. 1,1-Dioxocephem-4-thiolesters. Eur. J. Med. Chem. 27, 875-890 (1992).    
Baici, A. in Biochemistry of pulmonary emphysema (eds. Grassi, C., Travis, J., Casali, L. & Luisetti, M.) 81-100 (Springer/Bi & Gi Publishers, Berlin/Verona, 1992).    
Baici, A., Hörler, D., Moser, B., Hofer, H. O., Fehr, K. & Wagenhäuser, F. J. Analysis of glycosaminoglycans in human serum after oral administration of chondroitin sulfate. Rheumatology International 12, 81-88 (1992).    
Baici, A. Die Arthrose aus biochemischer Sicht. Therapeutische Umschau 48, 13-17 (1991).    
Baici, A. Interaction of human leukocyte elastase with soluble and insoluble protein substrates. A practical kinetic approach. Biochim. Biophys. Act. 1040, 355-364 (1990).    
Baici, A. in Department of Rheumatology ix + 174 (Zurich, Zurich, 1990).    
Baici, A. & Lang, A. Cathepsin B secretion by rabbit articular chondrocytes: modulation by cycloheximide and glycosaminoglycans. Cell Tissue Res. 259, 567-573 (1990).    
Baici, A. & Lang, A. Effect of interleukin-1b on the production of cathepsin B by rabbit articular chondrocytes. FEBS Lett. 277, 93-96 (1990).    
Baici, A., Pelloso, R. & Hörler, D. The kinetic mechanism of inhibition of human leukocyte elastase by MR889, a new cyclic thiolic compound. Biochem. Pharmacol. 39, 919-924 (1990).

Baici, A. Biochemische Knorpelveränderungen bei der Arthrose: Hypothesen für eine chondroprotektive Therapie. Swiss Med10, 12-14 (1988).

Baici, A. Die Arthrose als Erkrankung der Chondrozyten. Der Informierte Arzt 9, 19-25 (1988).

Baici, A. in The control of tissue damage (ed. Glauert, A. M.) 243-258 (Elsevier, Amsterdam, 1988).

Baici, A., Knöpfel, M. & Keist, R. Tumor-host interactions in the rabbit V2 carcinoma: Stimulation of cathepsin B in host fibroblasts by a tumor-derived cytokine. Invasion and Metastasis 8, 143-158 (1988).

Baici, A., Lang, A., Hörler, D. & Knöpfel, M. Cathepsin B as a marker of the dedifferentiated chondrocyte phenotype. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases 47, 684-691 (1988).

Dodt, J., Köhler, S. & Baici, A. Interaction of site specific hirudin variants with a-thrombin. FEBS Lett. 229, 87-90 (1988).

Baici, A. Graphical and statistical analysis of hyperbolic, tight-binding inhibition. Biochem. J.  244, 793-796 (1987).

Baici, A. Hysteretic enzyme response induced by inhibitory antibodies against human leukocyte elastase. Biol. Chem. Hoppe-Seyler 367, 245-258 (1986).

Baici, A. & Knöpfel, M. Cysteine proteinases produced by cultured rabbit V2 carcinoma cells and rabbit skin fibroblasts. Int. J. Cancer 38, 753-761 (1986).

Easty, D. M. et al. Biological studies of ten human squamous carcinoma cell lines: an overview. Eur. J. Cancer Clinical Oncol. 22, 617-634 (1986).

Baici, A. Grundlagenforschung der Rheumaerkrankungen. Die biochemische Forschung an der Rheumaklinik des Universitätsspitals Zürich in den Jahren 1978-1984. Die Therapiewoche 35, 2745-2750 (1985).

Baici, A. in Nutzen und Risiken der Antirheumatika (ed. Wagenhäuser, F. J.) 31-34 (EULAR Verlag, Basel, 1985).

Baici, A. & Sträuli, P. Release of proteinases by cultures of human cell lines derived from squamous carcinomas of the tongue and larynx. Exp. Cell Biol.  53, 213-219 (1985).

Baici, A. Die Bedeutung der Proteinasen für die Knorpeldestruktion. Die Therapiewoche 34, 1038-1055 (1984).

Baici, A. Pre-steady-state kinetic analysis of the interaction of proteinases with slow-binding inhibitors. Symposia Biologica Hungarica 25, 355-367 (1984).

Baici, A. & Bradamante, P. Interaction between human leukocyte elastase and chondroitin sulfate. Chemico Biological Interactions 51, 1-11 (1984).

Baici, A., Camus, A. M. & Marsich, N. Interaction of the human leukocyte proteinases elastase and cathepsin G with gold, silver and copper compounds. Biochem. Pharmacol. 33, 1859-1865 (1984).

Baici, A., Gyger-Marazzi, M. & Sträuli, P. Extracellular cysteine proteinase and collagenase activities as a consequence of tumor-host interactions in the rabbit V2 carcinoma. Invasion and Metastasis 4, 13-27 (1984).

Baici, A. & Seemüller, U. Kinetics of the inhibition of human leucocyte elastase by eglin from the leech Hirudo medicinalis. Biochem. J.  218, 829-833 (1984).

Köppel, P., Baici, A., Keist, R., Matzku, S. & Keller, R. Cathepsin B-like proteinase as a marker for metastatic tumor cell variants. Exp. Cell Biol. 52, 293-299 (1984).

Baici, A. in Degenerative joints (eds. Verbruggen, G. & Veys, E. M.) 35-46 (Excerpta Medica, Amsterdam, 1982).

Baici, A., Graf, M. & Gyger-Marazzi, M. in Tumor progression and markers (eds. Lapis, K., Jeney, A. & Price, M. R.) 47-50 (Amsterdam, Kugler, 1982).

Baici, A. & Gyger-Marazzi, M. The slow, tight-binding inhibition of cathepsin B by leupeptin. A hysteretic effect. Eur. J. Biochem. 129, 33-41 (1982).

Baici, A., Knöpfel, M. & Fehr, K. Cathepsin G from human polymorphonuclear leucocytes cleaves human IgM. Mol. Immunol. 19, 719-727 (1982).    
Baici, A., Knöpfel, M. & Fehr, K. Cleavage of the four human IgG subclasses with cathepsin G. Scand. J. Immunol. 16, 487-498 (1982).    
Baici, A., Salgam, P., Cohen, G., Fehr, K. & Böni, A. Action of collagenase and elastase from human polymorphonuclear leukocytes on human articular cartilage. Rheumatology International 2, 11-16 (1982).    
Giraldi, T., Sava, G., Kopitar, M., Suhar, A., Turk, V. & Baici, A. Methodologic problems encountered in the assay of proteinases in Lewis lung carcinoma, a mouse metastasizing tumor. Tumor 68, 381-387 (1982).    
Baici, A. The specific velocity plot. A graphical method for determining inhibition parameters for both linear and hyperbolic enzyme inhibitors. Eur. J. Biochem. 119, 9-14 (1981).    
Baici, A., Salgam, P., Fehr, K. & Böni, A. Inhibition of human elastase from polymorphonuclear leucocytes by gold sodium thiomalate and pentosan polysulfate (SP-54). Biochem. Pharmacol. 30, 703-708 (1981).    
Baici, A., Salgam, P., Fehr, K. & Böni, A. Inhibition of human lysosomal elastase by the cartilage bone marrow extract Rumalon. Zeitschrift für Rheumatologie 40, 44-46 (1981).    
Fehr, K., Velvart, M., Baici, A., Knöpfel, M., Sommermeyer, G., Salgam, P., Cohen, G. & Böni, A. in Gelenkdestruktion bei Polyarthritis (ed. Otte, P.) 81-87 (Steinkopff Verlag, Darmstadt, 1981).    
Fehr, K., Velvart, M., Rauber, M., Knöpfel, M., Baici, A., Salgam, P. & Böni, A. Production of agglutinators and rheumatoid factors in plasma cells of rheumatoid and non-rheumatoid synovial tissues. Arthritis & Rheumatism 24, 510-519 (1981).    
Graf, M., Baici, A. & Sträuli, P. Histochemical localization of cathepsin B at the invasion front of the rabbit V2 carcinoma. Lab. Invest. 45, 587-596 (1981).    
Velvart, M., Fehr, K., Baici, A., Sommermeyer, G., Knöpfel, M., Cancer, M., Salgam, P. & Böni, A. Degradation in vivo of articular cartilage in rheumatoid arthritis by elastase from polymorphonuclear leukocytes. Rheumatology International 1, 121-130 (1981).    
Baici, A. in Proteinases and tumor invasion (eds. Sträuli, P., Barrett, A. J. & Baici, A.) 17-47 (Raven Press, New York, 1980).    
Baici, A., Cohen, G., Fehr, K. & Böni, A. A handy assay for collagenase using reconstituted fluorescein-labeled collagen fibrils. Anal. Biochem. 108, 230-232 (1980).    
Baici, A. & Fehr, K. in Internationales Arzneimittel Symposium Arteparon (eds. Dettmer, N., Greiling, H. & Sensch, K. H.) 19-26 (Eular Verlag, Basel, 1980).    
Baici, A., Knöpfel, M., Fehr, K. & Böni, A. Cleavage of human IgM with human lysosomal elastase. Immunol. Lett. 2, 47-51 (1980).    
Baici, A., Knöpfel, M., Fehr, K., Skvaril, F. & Böni, A. Kinetics of the different susceptibility of the four human immunoglobulin G subclasses to proteolysis by human lysosomal elastase. Scand. J. Immunol. 12, 41-50 (1980).    
Baici, A., Salgam, P., Fehr, K. & Böni, A. Inhibition of human elastase from polymorphonuclear leucocytes by a glycosaminoglycan polysulfate (Arteparon). Biochem. Pharmacol29, 1723-1727 (1980).    
Cohen, G., Baici, A., Fehr, K. & Böni, A. Partial purification and characterization of the high molecular weight latent collagenase from human leucocytes. Scand. J. Rheumatol. 9, 44-48 (1980).    
Sträuli, P., Barrett, A. J. & Baici, A. (eds.) Proteinases and tumor invasion (Raven Press, New York, 1980).    
Baici, A., Luisi, P. L., Palmieri, S. & Marchesini, A. Stopped-flow studies of the aerobic reduction of ascorbic acid oxidase. J. Mol. Catal. 6, 135-143 (1979).    
Baici, A., Rizzo, V., Skrabal, P. & Luisi, P. L. Co-oligopeptides containing two aromatic residues spaced by glycyl residues. 11. A conformational study of tryptophan- and glycine-containing oligopeptides based on the temperature dependence of 1H NMR spectra. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 101, 5170-5177 (1979).    
Fehr, K., Baici, A., Velvart, M., Knöpfel, M., Rauber, M., Sommermeyer, G., Salgam, P., Cohen, G. & Böni, A. Die chronische Polyarthritis: Rolle der polymorphkernigen Leukozyten bei der Zerstörung von Pannus-freiem Gelenkknorpel. Bulletin der Schweizerischen Akademie der Medizinischen Wissenschaften 35, 317-327 (1979).    
Skrabal, P., Rizzo, V., Baici, A., Bangerter, F. & Luisi, P. L. Co-oligopeptides containing two aromatic residues spaced by glycyl residues. X. Proton magnetic resonance study of co-oligopeptides of tryptophan and glycine. Biopolymers 18, 995-1008 (1979).    
Baici, A., Joppich-Kuhn, R., Luisi, P. L., Olomucki, A., Monneuse-Doublet, M. O. & Thomé-Beau, F. Fluorescence properties of reduced thionicotinamide-adenine dinucleotide and of its complex with octopine dehydrogenase. Eur. J. Biochem. 83, 601-607 (1978).    
Baici, A. & Luisi, P. L. Further investigations of the transient kinetics of alcohol oxidation catalysed by horse liver alcohol dehydrogenase. J. Mol. Biol. 114, 267-279 (1977).    
Luisi, P. L., Olomucki, A., Baici, A., Joppich-Kuhn, R. & Thomé-Beau, F. in Pyridine Nucleotide-Dependent Dehydrogenases (ed. Sund, H.) 472-484 (W. de Gruyter & Co., Berlin-New York, 1977).    
Paganetti, T., Rizzo, V., Baici, A., Neuenschwander, P. & Lorenzi, G. P. in Peptides. Proceedings of the fifth American peptide symposium (eds. Goodman, M. & Meienhofer, J.) 395-398 (J. Wiley & Sons, New York, 1977).    
Baici, A., Luisi, P. L. & Attanasi, O. The kinetic mechanism of horse liver alcohol dehydrogenase with thio-NAD as coenzyme. J. Mol. Catal. 1, 223-244 (1975).    
Doublet, M. O., Olomucki, A., Baici, A. & Luisi, P. L. Investigations on the kinetic mechanism of octopine dehydrogenase. II. Location of the rate-limiting step for enzyme turnover. Eur. J. Biochem. 59, 185-191 (1975).    
Luisi, P. L., Baici, A., Bonner, F. J. & Aboderin, A. A. Relationship between fluorescence and conformation of eNAD+ bound to dehydrogenases. Biochemistry 14, 362-368 (1975).    
Luisi, P. L., Baici, A., Olomucki, A. & Doublet, M. O. Temperature-determined enzymatic functions in octopine dehydrogenase. Eur. J. Biochem. 50, 511-516 (1975).    
Baici, A., Luisi, P. L., Olomucki, A., Doublet, M. O. & Klincak, J. Influence of ligands on the coenzyme dissociation constants in octopine dehydrogenase. Eur. J. Biochem. 46, 59-66 (1974).    
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