Vondolee Delgado-Nixon

Associate Professor - Practice

Contact Information

Postal address: 
338 W. 10th Ave. Room A300 Columbus, OH 43210

Degrees

  • 2001, None Indicated, Ohio State University, The
  • 1998, Ph.D., Ohio State University, The
  • 1991, B.A., Cornell College

Journal articles

  • Delgado-Nixon, VM, Gonzalez, G., and Gilles-Gonzalez, M-A. "Dos, a Heme-Binding PAS Protein from Escherichia coli, Is a Direct Oxygen Sensor." Biochemistry. Vol. 39, (January 2000.): 2685-2691.
  • Schuenemann, TA, Delgado-Nixon, VM, Dalbey, RE. "Direct evidence that the proton motive force inhibits membrane translocation of positively charged residues within membrane proteins.." Journal of Biological Chemistry. Vol. 274, (January 1999.): 9927-9934.
  • Delgado-Partin, V, and Dalbey, RE. "Hydrophobic forces and proton motive forces, acting on acidic residues, work together to promote amino-terminal translocation of membrane proteins.." Journal of Biological Chemistry. Vol. 273, (January 1998.): 9927-9934.
  • Tschantz, WR, Sung, M, Delgado-Partin, V, and Dalbey, RE. "A serine and a lysine reigue implicated in the catalytic mechanism of the Escherichia coli leader peptidase.." Journal of Biological Chemistry. Vol. 268, (January 1993.): 27349-27354.

Honors

  • Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry, 2010
  • National Science Foundation Posdoctoral Research Fellowship, 1999 - 2001
  • The Ohio State University Multiple Year Dean's Fellowship, 1997 - 1998
  • Sigma Xi: Scientific Research Society, 1996 - 1996
  • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, 1996 - 1996
  • National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship, 1993 - 1997
  • Ford Foundation Graduate Fellowship, 1993 - 1993
  • The Ohio State University Multiple Year Dean's Fellowship, 1992 - 1993

Presentations

  • "New Treatments for Macular Degeneration: Gaining Acuity." Presented at Optometric Educators, Inc., . (August 2006)
  • "Hypoxia, Angiogenesis, and Disease." Presented at Denison University, . (August 2006)
  • "Gene therapy for today's Optometrist." Presented at Optometric Educators, Inc., . (August 2005)
  • "Identification and characterization of a novel heme-binding oxygen sensor. Oxygen sensing: Molecule to man.." Presented at Meeting of the International Society of Arterial Chemoreception, . (August 1999)
  • "Biological Sensors of O2." Presented at The 25th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS), . (August 1999)
  • "O2 sensor in E. coli is a heme-binding PAS protein.." Presented at Protein Engineering Seminar Series sponsored by the Biochemistry Department at the Ohio State University, . (August 1999)
  • "Structure of a Biological Oxygen Sensor: a new mechanism for heme induced conformational changes.." Presented at Invited presentation at the 5th Annual Bacterial Locomotion and Signal Transduction Meeting, . (August 1998)
  • "The energetics of translocation of amino terminal domains across the plasma membrane of E. coli." Presented at 17th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB), San Francisco CA, . (August 1997)
  • "The role of hydrophobicity and the proton motive force in promoting the translocation of amino-terminal domains across the inner membrane of E. coli.." Presented at Oral Presentation at The 24th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS), . (August 1997)
  • "Membrane Biogenesis of CorA, a Magnesium Transporter of E.coli.." Presented at Meeting of the 17th Annual Federation of European Biochemical Societies (FEBS), . (August 1996)

Abstracts

  • Vondolee Marie Delgado-Nixon. "Objective-based learning leads to real understanding.." Vol. 20, . (January 2006.): A50.14-.
  • Vondolee Marie Delgado-Nixon. "Horner's syndrome as a teaching tool to describe basic neurophysiological concepts to Optometry students.." Vol. 17, . (January 2003.): A384-385.
  • Vondolee Marie Delgado-Nixon, Gonzalez G, and Gilles-Gonzalez MA.. "Dos, a Heme-Binding PAS Protein from Escherichia coli, Is a Direct Oxygen Sensor.." Vol. 39, . (January 2000.): 2685-2691.
  • Schuenemann TA, Delgado-Nixon VM, and Dalbey RE.. "Direct evidence that the proton motive force inhibits membrane translocation of positively charged residues within membrane proteins.." Vol. 274, . (January 1999.): 6855-6864.
  • Vondolee Marie Delgado-Nixon, Dalbey RE. "Hydrophobic forces and proton motive forces, acting on acidic residues, work together to promote amino-terminal translocation of membrane proteins.." Vol. 273, . (January 1998.): 9927-9934.
  • Tschantz WR, Sung M, Delgado-Partin V, and Dalbey RE. "A serine and a lysine residue implicated in the catalytic mechanism of the Escherichia coli leader peptidase.." Vol. 268, . (January 1993.): 27349-27354.