Here is a list of people,
- - - that you can contact by e-mail by clicking on their name,
- - - who are either using osmotic stress experimentally
- - - or have closely connected interests somehow.

"Sergey Bezrukov" National Institutes of Health, DCRT, Laboratory of Structural Biology, Bldg. 5, Rm. 405, Bethesda, MD 20892-0580Mesoscopic ion channels, polymer dynamics in their confines, osmolyte-size-dependent osmotic action.
"Wayne Bolen"
Wayne Bolen, Dept. of Human Biological Chem. & Genetics, Univ. of Texas Medical Branch 5.154 Medical Research Building, Galveston, TX 77555-1052 TEL.office (409) 772-0754, lab (409) 772-0968 FAX (409) 772-4298, e-mail wbolen@hbcg.utmb.edu www.hbcg.utmb.ed u/faculty/bolen/bolen.html
"John Carpenter"
"John Chik"
"Joel Cohen"
"Marcio F. Colombo"
"Enrique de la Cruz"
Enrique De La Cruz, Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 725 N. Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205 (410) 955-5672 fax: (410) 955-4129 e-mail: enrique@welchlink.welch.jhu.edu self-assembly, polymer dynamics, protein stabilization by osmolytes
"Michael Fried"
Michael G. Fried Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine P.O. Box 850 Hershey, PA 17033 mfried@bcmic.hmc.psu.edu Telephone: (717) 531-5250 FAX: (717) 531-7072 Protein-DNA interactions (E. coli CAP, lac repressor, human DNA repair proteins); Protein folding.
"Gary D. Fullerton"
"Enrico Grazi"
Enrico Grazi, Dipartimento di Biochimica e Biologia Molecolare, Universit` di Ferrara, Via Borsari 46, 44100 Ferrara, Italy. Phone 39/532/291421 Fax 39/532/202723 osmotic properties of actin, myosin, actomyosin, mechanism of skeletal muscle contraction.
Klaus Gawrisch, NIAAA, NIH, 12501 Washington Ave.,Rockville, MD 20814, USA phone: (301) 594-3750 fax: (301) 594-0035 e-mail: gkl@cu.nih.gov NMR, phospholipids, hydration, unsaturation, alcohol
"Robert M. Glaeser"
Department of Molecular and Cell Biology Stanley/Donner ASU #3206 University of California Berkeley, CA 94720 phone: (510) 642-2905 FAX: (510) 486-6488 Hydration and protein folding; Interaction between solvent-separated amino acid side chains
"Cecile Bonnet-Gonnet"
"Rodney E. Harrington"
Rodney E. Harrington, Ph.D., Foundation Professor of Biochemistry, School of Medicine, University of Nevada Reno, Reno, NV 89557-0014 USA TEL: office (702) 784-4112; lab (702) 784-4619 FAX: (702) 784-1419
"Stefan Highsmith"
Department of Biochemistry, University of the Pacific, 2155 Webster Street, San Francisco, CA 94115. - TEL (415-929-6670) FAX (415-929-6654) - e-mail (shighsmith@uop.edu) myosin, actin, motors, hydro- dynamics, nmr, fluorescence, protein-protein interactions
" Yingwen Huang "
Yingwen Huang, Dept of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Washingdon University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 63110 Telephone: 314-362-2974 Fax: 314-362-7183 e-mail: huang@gka715.wustl.eduHemoglobin (NaCl, sucrose)
"Gordon Jendrasiak"
East Carolina School Of Medicine, Radation Oncology Department, Greenville, North Carolina, 27858lipid hydration, BET theory, lipid electrical activity
"Peter C .K. Kahn"
"Jack Kornblatt"cyt ox; enolases, cyt c, os, hp, dilatometry
"Judith Kornblatt"cyt ox; enolases, cyt c, os, hp, dilatometry
"Sergey L. Leikin"
National Institutes of Health, DCRT, Laboratory of Structural Biology, Bldg. 5, Rm. 405, Bethesda, MD 20892-0580
" Jie Liang "
Jie Liang,Computational Biology, National Center for Supercomputing Application, 4027 Beckman Institute, University of Illinois, 405 N. Mathews Ave. Urbana, IL 61801, USA - ph. (217)244-5818 - fax.(217)244-2909molecular shape computing, excluded volume calculation
"Vincent J. Licata"
Department of Biochemistry University of Minnesota 1479 Gortner Avenue St. Paul, MN 55108 www.cbs.umn.edu/~licata/h ome.htmlThe Role of Water in Macromolecular Function and Allostery:-- Intramolecular Communication (Cooperativity, Allostery and Nonadditivity):-- Protein Folding and Subunit Association
"Robert B. Macgregor"
Robert Macgregor, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, 19 Russell Street, Toronto, Ontario M5S 2S2, Canada - (416) 978-7332 - (416) 978-8511 fax - (416) 978-5291 lab DNA intercalator equilibrium and kinetics, Enzyyme binding kinetics, Pharmaceutical stability,
"Tom McIntosh"
Department of Cell Biology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA; TEL 919-684-8950; e-mail:tom_mcintosh@cellbio.duke.edu .membrane biophysics, hydration pressure, x-ray diffraction
"Barry M. Millman"
"Joao Ruggiero Neto " drug-DNA interactions mediated by water and temperature.
"Peter Nicholls"
University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, England phone : +44-1206-873776
" George Oster "
Professor George Oster University of California 201 Wellman Hall Berkeley, CA 94720-3112 Phone & Fax: 510-642-5277 Email: goster@nature.berkeley.edu www.cnr.berkeley.edu /~goster/home.htmlcell motors, molecular forces
" Sarah J. Paquette "25 Leonardo Lane Santa Cruz, CA. 95064 (408)423-4527/(408)459-4007 (work)time-resolved absorption studies of human carbon(monoxy)hemoglobin
" Adrian Parsegian"
National Institutes of Health, NIDDK and DCRT, Laboratory of Structural Biology, Bldg. 5, Rm. 405, Bethesda, MD 20892-0580
"Gary J. Pielak"
Gary J. Pielak voice off. (919)966-3671, home 933-3953 Associate Professor of Chemistry FAX (919)962-2388 University of North Carolina home page: Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3290 http://net.chem.unc.edu/faculty/gjp/cfgjp01.html
"Rudi Podgornik"or
"Rudi Podgornik"
National Institutes of Health, DCRT, Laboratory of Structural Biology, Bldg. 5, Rm. 405, Bethesda, MD 20892-0580
" Peter Rand"
R. Peter Rand, Biological Sciences, Brock University, St Catharines, Ontario, Canada. L2S 3A1. Telephone : 905-688-5550 Ext. 3390 Fax: 905-688-1855 e-mail: rrand@spartan.ac.brocku.ca www:aqueous.labs.brocku.ca/ phospholipids, hexokinase, actin
"Donald C. Rau"
National Institutes of Health, NIDDK and DCRT, Laboratory of Structural Biology, Bldg. 5, Rm. 405, Bethesda, MD 20892-0580
" Martin Rayner "
Sodium and Potassium channels
"Clifford Robinson"
Clifford R. Robinson Department of Biology, MIT, 77 Massachusetts Ave. Cambridge, MA 02139 - TEL (617) 253 - 3149 - (FAX) (617) 253 - 8699 Protein-DNA recognition -- Restriction Enzymes (EcoRI, BamHI, PvuII, EcoRV), and Hin Recombinase.
"Catherine A. Royer"
Catherine A. Royer School of Pharmacy University of Wisconsin-Madison 425 N. Charter Madison, WI 53706 car@pharmacy.wisc.edu (608) 262-7810 FAX (608) 262-3397
"Aleister S. Saunders"
"Nina Sidorova"
National Institutes of Health, DCRT, Laboratory of Structural Biology, Bldg. 5, Rm. 405, Bethesda, MD 20892-0580DNA-protein (EcoRI restrictase and cro-repressor) and DNA-drug (netropsin) recognition
"Steve Silgar" Beckman Institute The University of Illinois 405 N. Mathews Street Urbna, Illinois 61801 Fax: 217 2447100 Telephone: 217 2447395
" Charles Spink "
Charles Spink, Chemistry Department, Cortland College (SUNY) Phone: 607-753-2909 FAX : 607-753-2927 email: Spink@snycorva.cortland.edu Cortland, NY 13045DNA duplexes and triplexes
"Helmut Strey"
University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Polymer Science and Engineering Department, Silvio O. Conte Building, Amherst, MA 01003-4530 Tel: (413)-577-1317 (office) Tel: (413)-577-2333 (lab) Fax: (413)-545-0082
self-assembly phenomena in biopolymer systems and fundamental aspects of polymer and small-molecule liquid crystalline interactions
"Dr R.H. Templer"
Liquid Crystals Research Group, The Department of Chemistry, Imperial College, London SW7 2AY. Tel. 0171 594 5787 Fax 0171 594 5801bending energetics of lyotropic mesophases, particularly the bicontinuous cubics
" Igor Vodyanoy"
"Leepo C. Yu"