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Hire Dr. Marvin Pollum
United States
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Profile Summary
Subject Matter Expertise
Work Experience

Research Chemist

PPG Industries Inc Allison Park Coatings Innovation Center

December 2016 - Present

Research Co-op

Dow Corning Corp

December 2009 - July 2011


Ph.D. Physical Chemistry (Department of Chemistry)

Case Western Reserve University

August 2011 - January 2017

B.S. Biochemistry (Department of Chemistry)

Saginaw Valley State University

August 2006 - May 2011

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Marvin Pollum, Michele Tolbert, Christopher E. Morgan, Carlos E. Crespo-Hernández, Mei-Ling Li, Gary Brewer, Blanton S. Tolbert(2017). {HnRNP} A1 Alters the Structure of a Conserved Enterovirus {IRES} Domain to Stimulate Viral Translation . Journal of Molecular Biology. Elsevier {BV}
Marvin Pollum, Lara Martínez-Fernández, Giovanni Granucci, Carlos E. Crespo-Hernández, Maurizio Persico, Inés Corral(2017). Decoding the Molecular Basis for the Population Mechanism of the Triplet Phototoxic Precursors in {UVA} Light-Activated Pyrimidine Anticancer Drugs . Chemistry - A European Journal. 23. (11). p. 2619--2627. Wiley-Blackwell
Marvin Pollum, Brennan Ashwood, Carlos E. Crespo-Hernández(2016). Can a Six-Letter Alphabet Increase the Likelihood of Photochemical Assault to the Genetic Code? . Chemistry - A European Journal. 22. (46). p. 16648--16656. Wiley-Blackwell
Marvin Pollum, Sebastian Mai, Lara Martínez-Fernández, Nicholas Dunn, Philipp Marquetand, Inés Corral, Carlos E. Crespo-Hernández, Leticia González(2016). The origin of efficient triplet state population in sulfur-substituted nucleobases . Nature Communications. 7. p. 13077. Springer Nature
Marvin Pollum, Brennan Ashwood, Steffen Jockusch, Minh Lam, Carlos E. Crespo-Hernández(2016). Unintended Consequences of Expanding the Genetic Alphabet . Journal of the American Chemical Society. 138. (36). p. 11457--11460. American Chemical Society ({ACS})
M. Pollum, L. Guan, S. Ahsanuddin, E. Baron, M. Lam, C. Crespo-Hernández(2016). 593 Photoactivation of sulfur-modified {DNA} and {RNA} analogs induces cytotoxicity in epidermoid carcinoma cells . Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 136. (5). p. S105. Elsevier {BV}
Marvin Pollum, Luis A. Ortiz-Rodríguez, Steffen Jockusch, Carlos E. Crespo-Hernández(2016). The Triplet State of 6-thio-2$\prime$-deoxyguanosine: Intrinsic Properties and Reactivity Toward Molecular Oxygen . Photochemistry and Photobiology. 92. (2). p. 286--292. Wiley-Blackwell
M. M. Brister, M. Pollum, C. E. Crespo-Hernández(2016). Photochemical etiology of promising ancestors of the {RNA} nucleobases . Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. Royal Society of Chemistry ({RSC})
Marvin Pollum, Hui Yu, Jose Antonio Sanchez-Rodriguez, Carlos E. Crespo-Hernandez, Sebastian Mai, Philipp Marquetand, Leticia Gonzalez, Susanne Ullrich(2016). {INTERNAL} {CONVERSION} {AND} {INTERSYSTEM} {CROSSING} {PATHWAYS} {IN} {UV} {EXCITED}, {ISOLATED} {URACILS} {AND} {THEIR} {IMPLICATIONS} {IN} {PREBIOTIC} {CHEMISTRY} . Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. Royal Society of Chemistry ({RSC})
Marvin Pollum, Carlos E. Crespo-Hernández, Lara Martínez-Fernández, Clemens Rauer, Christian Reichardt, Sebastian Mai, Philipp Marquetand, Leticia González, Inés Corral(2015). Electronic and Structural Elements That Regulate the Excited-State Dynamics in Purine Nucleobase Derivatives . J. Am. Chem. Soc. 137. (13). p. 4368--4381. American Chemical Society ({ACS})
M. Pollum, S. Jockusch, C. E. Crespo-Hernández(2015). Increase in the photoreactivity of uracil derivatives by doubling thionation . Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 17. (41). p. 27851--27861. Royal Society of Chemistry ({RSC})
Marvin Pollum, Carlos E. Crespo-Hernández(2014). Communication: The dark singlet state as a doorway state in the ultrafast and efficient intersystem crossing dynamics in 2-thiothymine and 2-thiouracil . The Journal of Chemical Physics. 140. (7). p. 071101. {AIP} Publishing
Marvin Pollum, Steffen Jockusch, Carlos E. Crespo-Hernández(2014). 2,4-Dithiothymine as a Potent {UVA} Chemotherapeutic Agent . J. Am. Chem. Soc. 136. (52). p. 17930--17933. American Chemical Society ({ACS})
Marvin Pollum, Leticia González, Philipp Marquetand, Sebastian Mai, Clemens Rauer, Inés Corral, Lara Martínez-Fernández, Carlos Crespo-Hernández, Christian Reichardt(2015). {WHICH} {ELECTRONIC} {AND} {STRUCTURAL} {FACTORS} {CONTROL} {THE} {PHOTOSTABILITY} {OF} {DNA} {AND} {RNA} {PURINE} {NUCLEOBASES}? . International Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy
Marvin Pollum, Carlos Crespo-Hernández(2014). {THE} {EFFECT} {OF} {SULFUR} {SUBSTITUTION} {ON} {THE} {EXCITED}-{STATE} {DYNAMICS} {OF} {DNA} {AND} {RNA} {BASE} {DERIVATIVES} . International Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy
Marvin Pollum, Lara Martínez-Fernández, Carlos E. Crespo-Hernández(2014). Photochemistry of Nucleic Acid Bases and Their Thio- and Aza-Analogues in Solution . 245--327Springer Science $\mathplus$ Business Media