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Leigh Allen

  • PhD
  • Assistant to the Head/Director
  • University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy
  • 15PublicationsNumber of items in Leigh's My Publications folder on Mendeley.

Research interests

non-ribosomal peptide synthetasesnon-hormonal contraceptionbiological chemistrystructural biologybiochemistrychemistryscientific administrationscience writingscience communicationmedicinal chemistryx-ray crystallography

Publications (5)

  • Structure of the Francisella response regulator QseB receiver domain, and characterization of QseB inhibition by antibiofilm 2-aminoimidazole-based compounds Running title: Inhibition of response regulator QseB by antibiofilm compounds

    • Milton M
    • Allen C
    • Feldmann E
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  • M. tuberculosis 1-deoxy-d-xylulose-5-phosphate reductoisomerase W203F mutant bound to fosmidomycin and NADPH

    • Allen C
    • Kholodar S
    • Murkin A
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  • M. tuberculosis 1-deoxy-d-xylulose-5-phosphate reductoisomerase W203Y mutant bound to fosmidomycin and NADPH

    • Allen C
    • Kholodar S
    • Murkin A
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  • 4HKG: Crystal Structure of Free-Standing Peptidyl Carrier Protein from Uncharacterized Acinetobacter baumannii Secondary Metabolic Pathway

    • Allen C
    • Gulick A
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  • Probing peptidoglycan recycling in E. coli: Insights into the mechanism of a novel hydrolase and kinase, AnmK

    • Clancy K
    • Allen C
    • McCafferty D
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Professional experience

Assistant to the Head/Director

University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy

September 2016 - Present

Post-Doctoral Researcher

North Carolina State University

February 2014 - August 2016(3 years)

Post-Doctoral Scientist

Hauptman-Woodward Medical Research Institute

July 2011 - January 2014(3 years)

Education

Ph.D.

Duke University

August 2006 - June 2011(5 years)

BS with Honors

Wake Forest University

August 2002 - May 2006(4 years)