Selected Publications

M.B. Taraban, T. Ndung’u, P. Karki, K. Li, G. Fung, M. Kirkitadze, Y.B. Yu, Analysis of the Adsorbed Vaccine Formulations Using Water Proton Nuclear Magnetic Resonance–Comparison with Optical Analytics, Pharm. Res. 2023,

M.B. Taraban, M.T. Jones, Y.B. Yu, Rapid and Noninvasive Quantification of Capsid Gene Filling Level Using Water Proton Nuclear Magnetic Resonance, Anal. Chem. 2021, 93, 15816-15820.

M.B. Taraban, K.T. Briggs, P. Merkel, and Y.B. Yu, Flow Water Proton NMR: In-Line Process Analytical Technology for Continuous Biomanufacturing.  Anal. Chem. 2019, 91, 13538-13546.

M.B. Taraban, H.C. Truong, J. Ilavsky, R.A. DePaz, B. Lobo, Y.B. Yu, Noninvasive detection of nanoparticle clustering by water proton NMR, Transl. Mater. Res. 2017, 4, 025002.

Y.B. Yu, M.B. Taraban, W. Wang, K.T. Briggs, Improving Biopharmaceutical Safety through Verification-Based Quality Control, Trends Biotechnol. 2017, 35, 1140-1155.

M.B. Taraban, R.A. DePaz, B. Lobo, Y.B. Yu, Water Proton NMR: A Tool for Protein Aggregation Characterization, Anal. Chem. 2017, 89, 5494-5592.

M.B. Taraban, H.C. Truong, Y. Feng, E.V. Jouravleva, M.A. Anisimov, Y.B. Yu, Water proton NMR for in situ detection of insulin aggregates, J. Pharm. Sci. 2015, 104, 4132-4141.

Feng, M.B. Taraban, Y.B. Yu, Water proton NMR—a sensitive probe for solute association, Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 6804-6807.

Feng, M.B. Taraban, Y.B. Yu, Linear dependence of the water proton transverse relaxation rate on the shear modulus of hydrogels, Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 12120-12122.

M.B. Taraban, L.L. Hyland, Y.B. Yu, Y.B. Split of chiral degeneracy in mechanical and structural properties of oligopeptide-polysaccharide biomaterials, Biomacromolecules 2013, 14, 3192-3201.

M.B. Taraban, Y. Feng, B. Hammouda, L.L. Hyland, Y.B. Yu, Chirality-Mediated Mechanical and Structural Properties of Oligopeptide Hydrogels, Chem. Mater. 2012, 24, 2299-2310.

Taraban, H. Zhan, A.E. Whitten, D.B. Langley, K.S. Matthews, L. Swint-Kruse, J. Trewhella, Ligand-induced Conformational Changes and Conformational Dynamics in the Solution Structure of the Lactose Repressor Protein, Journal of Molecular Biology, 2008, 376, 466–481.

M.S. Afanasyeva, , M.B. Taraban, P.A. Purtov, T.V. Leshina, C.B. Grissom, Magnetic Spin Effects in Enzymatic Reactions: Radical Oxidation of NADH by Horseradish Peroxidase, Journal of American Chemical Society, 2006, 128, 8651-8658.

S.A. Svarovsky, M.B. Taraban, J.J. Barchi, Jr., Facile photochemical synthesis of mixed siloxyacetal glycosides as potential pH-sensitized prodrugs for selective treatment of solid tumors,  Organic and  Biomolecular Chemistry, 2004, 3155-3161.