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Prof Edmond Magner

Research Interests

Electrochemistry, Bioelectrochemistry, Biocatalysis, Immobilisation of enzymes Biosensors, Bioenergetics, Mesoporous silicates, nonaqueous enzymology

Teaching Interests

Currently teach general chemistry (1 year), physical chemistry (3 year), analytical chemistry (4 year), environmental chemistry (2 year)
Characterisation methods (Phd course)

Professional Activities

Association

  • 2006 Fellow, Institute of Chemistry of Ireland
  • 2003 Member, International Society of Bioelectrochemistry
  • 2000 Member, International Society of Electrochemistry
  • 1995 Member, The Electrochemical Society
  • 1985 Member, American Chemical Society
  • Fellow, Royal Society of Chemistry

Committee

  • 2004 International Society of Electrochemistry,
  • 1999 Republic of Ireland Sub-Region, Analytical Division, Royal Society of Chemistry,

Employment

  • 2003 Materials and Surface Science Institute, Universit - Director
  • 1997 Department of Chemical and Environmental Sciences - Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, Associate Professor
  • 1994 MediSense, Inc. - Scientist (1994-1996), Senior Scientist, (1996-1997).
  • 1992 Professor A.M. Klibanov, Department of Chemistry, - Postdoctoral research assistant
  • 1989 Professor W.J. Albery FRS, Department of Chemistry, - Postdoctoral research assistant

Patent

  • 1999 9305744.6. - An Amperometric Enzyme Electrode for Ca2+
  • 1999 08/846,474 - Apparatus and Method for Determining Item of Interest in a Sample

Education

  • 1988 University of Rochester - PhD
  • 1985 University of Rochester - MSc
  • 1983 University College, Cork - BSc

Research Collaborators

  • - External Examiner - Imperial College London -England
  • - External Examiner - Imperial College London -England
  • - External Examiner - University of Oxford -England
  • - External Examiner - University of Bath -England

Publications

Book Chapter

2004

New Techniques for the Rapid Detection of Growth Promoters in Farm Animals
Magner, E; Jamal, M
Pesticide, Veterinary and Other Residues in Food

1988

Determinants of Electron Transfer Rates: The Cytochrome c:Cytochrome c Peroxidase System
McLendon, G; Rogalskij, J; Magner, E; Conklin, K
Determinants of Electron Transfer Rates: The Cytochrome c:Cytochrome c Peroxidase System

Conference Contribution

2007

31st Microscopical Society of Ireland Symposium
Tanner DA, Redington W, Armstrong G, Magner E, Reid M

Conference Publication

2006

COLL 488-Proteins in mesoporous silicates
Hudson, S; White, S; Essa, H; Goradia, D; Cooney, J; Hodnett, BK; Magner, E

2006

ANYL 302- ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY
O'Reilly, NJ; Brusova, Z; Konash, A; Ivanova, E; Crilly, S; Magner, E

2006

ANYL 299-ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY
O'Reilly, NJ; Brusova, Z; Konash, A; Ivanova, E; Crilly, S; Magner, E

2004

Meeting Abstracts
Magner E.

Other Publication

2013

Enzyme immobilisation: fundamentals and application
Hanefeld, U,Cao, LQ,Magner, E
Chemical Society Reviews DOI: 10.1039/c3cs90042h

2002

Has Irish Science Been Hijacked?
Leech, D; Magner, E; Donovan, J; Regan, F

Peer Reviewed Journal

2013

Mediated electron transfer of cellobiose dehydrogenase and glucose oxidase at osmium polymer-modified nanoporous gold electrodes
Salaj-Kosla, U,Scanlon, MD,Baumeister, T,Zahma, K,Ludwig, R,Conghaile, PO,MacAodha, D,Leech, D,Magner, E
Analytical And Bioanalytical Chemistry DOI: 10.1007/s00216-012-6657-4

2013
2013

The spatial and sequential immobilisation of cytochrome c at adjacent electrodes
Serleti, A,Salaj-Kosla, U,Magner, E
Chemical Communications DOI: 10.1039/c3cc44724c

2012
2012

Direct electron transfer of bilirubin oxidase (Myrothecium verrucaria) at an unmodified nanoporous gold biocathode
Salaj-Kosla, U,Poller, S,Beyl, Y,Scanlon, MD,Beloshapkin, S,Shleev, S,Schuhmann, W,Magner, E
Electrochemistry Communications DOI: 10.1016/j.elecom.2011.12.007

2012

Characterization of Nanoporous Gold Electrodes for Bioelectrochemical Applications
Scanlon, MD,Salaj-Kosla, U,Belochapkine, S,MacAodha, D,Leech, D,Ding, Y,Magner, E
Langmuir DOI: 10.1021/la202945s

2012

Specific ion effects on the electrochemical properties of cytochrome c
Medda, L,Salis, A,Magner, E
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics DOI: 10.1039/c2cp23401g

2011

The effect of high pressure microfluidization on the structure and length distribution of whey protein fibrils
Oboroceanu, D; Wang, LZ; Kroes-Nijboer, A; Brodkorb, A; Venema, P; Magner, E; Auty, MAE
INTERNATIONAL DAIRY JOURNAL DOI: 10.1016/j.idairyj.2011.03.015

2011

A facile aqueous sol-gel method for high surface area nanocrystalline CeO2
Periyat, P; Laffir, F; Tofail, SAM; Magner, E
Rsc Advances DOI: 10.1039/c1ra00524c

2011

Protein immobilisation on perpendicularly aligned gold tipped nanorod assemblies
O'Sullivan, C; Crilly, S; Laffir, FR; Singh, A; Magner, E; Ryan, KM
Chemical Communications DOI: 10.1039/c0cc05182a

2011

Defocus image contrast in hexagonally-ordered mesoporous material
Nakahara, S; Tanner, DA; Hudson, S; Magner, E; Redington, W; Hodnett, K
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics DOI: 10.1039/c0cp01141j

2011

The effect of solvent on the catalytic properties of microperoxidase-11
O'Reilly, NJ; Magner, E
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics DOI: 10.1039/c0cp02321c

2010

Tailored adsorption of His(6)-tagged protein onto nickel(II)-cyclam grafted mesoporous silica
Gaffney, DA; O'Neill, S; O'Loughlin, MC; Hanefeld, U; Cooney, JC; Magner, E
Chemical Communications DOI: 10.1039/b915169a

2009

Room temperature synthesis of platinum nanoparticles in water-in-oil microemulsion
Pal, A; Shah, S; Belochapkine, S; Tanner, D; Magner, E; Devi, S
Colloids And Surfaces A-Physicochemical And Engineering Aspects DOI: 10.1016/j.colsurfa.2008.11.044

2009
2008

A nanoporous reactor for efficient proteolysis
Qiao, L; Liu, Y; Hudson, SP; Yang, PY; Magner, E; Liu, BH
Chemistry-A European Journal DOI: 10.1002/chem.200701102

2008

Proteins in mesoporous silicates.
Hudson, S; Cooney, J; Magner, E
Angewandte Chemie-International Edition In English

2007

Chloroperoxidase on periodic mesoporous organosilanes: Immobilization and reuse
Hudson, S; Cooney, J; Hodnett, BK; Magner, E
Chemistry Of Materials DOI: 10.1021/cm070180c

2006

Adsorption and activity of a domoic acid binding antibody fragment on mesoporous silicates
Hu, XJ; Spada, S; White, S; Hudson, S; Magner, E; Wall, JG
Journal Of Physical Chemistry B DOI: 10.1021/jp062423e

2006

Quantitative TEM analysis of a hexagonal mesoporous silicate structure
Hudson, S; Tanner, DA; Redington, W; Magner, E; Hodnett, K; Nakahara, S
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics DOI: 10.1039/b605581h

2006

Characteristics of a mesoporous silicate immobilized trypsin bioreactor in organic media
Goradia, D; Cooney, J; Hodnett, BK; Magner, E
Biotechnology Progress DOI: 10.1021/bp050334y

2005

Methodology for the immobilization of enzymes onto mesoporous materials
Hudson, S; Magner, E; Cooney, J; Hodnett, BK
Journal Of Physical Chemistry B DOI: 10.1021/jp052102n

2005

The adsorption characteristics, activity and stability of trypsin onto mesoporous silicates
Goradia, D; Cooney, J; Hodnett, BK; Magner, E
Journal Of Molecular Catalysis B-Enzymatic DOI: 10.1016/j.molcatb.2004.12.007

2005

Bioelectrocatalysis of plant peroxidases immobilized on graphite in aqueous and mixed solvent media
Brusova, Z; Ferapontova, EE; Sakharov, IY; Magner, E; Gorton, L
Electroanalysis DOI: 10.1002/elan.200403182

2004

Adhesion of polyether-modified poly(acrylic acid) to mucin
Cleary, J; Bromberg, L; Magner, E
Langmuir DOI: 10.1021/la048993s

2003

The redox thermodynamics of microperoxidase are dependent on the solvent medium.
O' Donoghue D., Magner E.
Chemical Communications (Cambridge, England)

2003

Oxidation of ABTS by silicate-immobilized cytochrome c in nonaqueous solutions
Deere, J; Magner, E; Wall, JG; Hodnett, BK
Biotechnology Progress DOI: 10.1021/bp0340537

2003

Transesterification catalyzed by trypsin supported on MCM-41
Gomez, JM; Deere, J; Goradia, D; Cooney, J; Magner, E; Hodnett, BK
Catalysis Letters DOI: 10.1023/A:1024057605239

2002

Structural and Mechanistic Studies of Proteins Adsorbed on to Mesoporous Silicates
Deere, J; Magner, E; Wall, JG; Hodnett, BK
Journal Of Physical Chemistry B

2002

The oxidation of cytochrome c in nonaqueous solvents
Grealis, C; Magner, E
Chemical Communications DOI: 10.1039/b201259f

2001

Adsorption and activity of cytochrome c on mesoporous silicates
Deere, J; Magner, E; Wall, JG; Hodnett, BK
Chemical Communications DOI: 10.1039/b009478l

2001

Adsorption of Cytochrome c onto Mesoporous Silicates.
Deere, J; Magner, E; Wall, JG; Hodnett, BK
Studies In Surface Science And Catalysis

1995

The Oxidation of Chiral Alcohols Catalysed by Catalase in Organic Solvents
Magner, E; Klibanov, AM
Biotechnology And Bioengineering

1994

A Novel Amperometric Enzyme Electrode for Ca2+.
Magner, E; Albery,WJ
Journal Of Electroanalytical Chemistry

1993

An Amperometric Enzyme Electrode for Bile Acids.
Albery WJ; Lennox, RB; Magner, E; Rao, G; Armstrong, D; Dowling, RH; Murphy, GM
Analytica Chimica Acta

1992

The Reduction of Fe(methylphenanthroline)33+ by Cytochrome c
Magner, E
Journal Of Electroanalytical Chemistry

1992

Amperometric Enzyme Electrodes. Part VI. Enzyme Electrodes for Sucrose and Lactose.
Albery, WJ; Kalia, YN; Magner, E
Journal Of Electroanalytical Chemistry

1989

Photochemical Generation and Reactions of Heme Cation Radicals in Heme Proteins.
Magner, E; McLendon, G
Biochemical And Biophysical Research Communications

1989

Ground State and Excited-State Electron Transfer Reactions of Zinc Cytochrome c.
Magner, E; McLendon, G
Journal Of Physical Chemistry

1988

Determinants of Electron Transfer Rates: The Cytochrome c:Cytochrome c Peroxidase System.
Rogalskyj, JS; Magner, E; McLendon, G
Prog. Clin. Biol. Res.