PUBLICATIONS (1956-2017)

 

1          BENSASSON R.V. & BERNAS A.

            Polymérisation radiochimique de l'acrylonitrile en solution et distribution spatiale des centres actifs.J. de Chimie Physique (1956) 93.

 

2          BENSASSON R.V. & BERNAS A.

            Sur certains caractères de la polymérisation radiochimique de l'acrylonitrile II le post effet.J. de Chimie Physique  (1957) 479.

 

3          BENSASSON R.V. & BERNAS A.

            Quelques observations sur le post effet. J. of Pol. Sci. (1958) 30, 163.

 

4          BENSASSON R.V. & MARX R.

            Etude par résonnance paramagnétique électronique de monomères vinyliques irradiés aux rayons X à l'état solide. J. de Chimie Physique  (1960) 173.

 

5          BENSASSON R.V., LEIBLER  K., MARX  R. & SZWARC H.

            Etude par résonnance paramagnétique éléctronique de quelques radicaux libres produits par irradiation dans les solides à basse température. Bull. Ampère  9ème année (1960) 303 fasc. spécial.

 

6          BENSASSON R.V. & MARX R.

            Irradiation de l'acrylonitrile à l'état solide J. of Pol. Sci. (1960) 48, 53.

 

7          BENSASSON R.V., BERNAS A., BODARD M., BOUBY L., COTTIN M., DUFLO M., KIEFFER F., KOULKES A., LERAY N., PUCHEALT J. & VERMEIL C.

            sous la direction des Professeurs M. HAISSINSKY et M. MAGAT.

            Constantes sélectionnées de rendements radiolytiques. Pergamon Press (1961).

 

8          BENSASSON R.V., BERNAS A., ROSSI I. & BARCHEWITZ P.

            Analyse spectroscopique infrarouge de quelques échantillons de polyacrylonitrile.

            J. de Chimie Phys. (1962) 442.

 

9          SELLA C. & BENSASSON R.V.

            Sur la polymérisation à l'état solide de l'acrylamide.  J. of Pol. Sci. (1962) 56, 51.

 

10        BENSASSON R.V., BERNAS  A., MARX R. & BODARD M.

            Radio and photochemical polymerization and copolymérization of acrylonitrile in the solid state. Proceedings of the 1962 Tihany Symposium p. 153. Akademiai Kiado Budapest 1964.

11        TERADA M., LASSIER B., BENSASSON R.V. & BROT C.

            Etude RMN et diélectrique du polyacrylonitrile.  J. de Chimie Physique (1963) 701.

 

12        BENSASSON R.V. & DWORKIN A.

            Analyse calorimétrique de la radiopolymérisation de l'acrylonitrile solide.

            C. R. Acad. Sci. (Paris) (1963) 256, 4903-4906.

 

13        BENSASSON R.V., BERNAS A., BODARD M. & MARX R.

            Sur la nature des radiopolymérisations en phase solide de quelques monomères vinyliques.

            J. de Chimie Physique (1963) 950-956.

 

14        BENSASSON R.V., MARX R. & DWORKIN A.

            Radiopolymérisation de l'acrylonitrile solide : effet des conditions de cristallisation et des transitions de phase Symposium IUPC, Paris 1963.

            J. of Pol. Sci. Part. C n° 4 (1963) 881-895.

 

15        BENSASSON R.V., DURUP M., DWORKIN A., MAGAT M., MARX R. & SZWARC H.

            Role of molecular motions in reactions of radicals produced by irradiation and trapped in solid matrices.

            Discussion of the Faraday Society (1963) 36, 177.

 

16        BENSASSON R.V., LINSCHITZ H. & OTTOLENGHI M.

            The one electron oxidation of triplet diphenylparaphenylenediamine by the diimine.

            J. of American Chemical Society  (1967) 89, 4592.

 

17        BENSASSON R.V. & THOMAS K.

            Direct observation of regions of high ion and radical concentration in the radiolysis of water and ethanol.

            J. of Chemical Physics (1967) 46, 4147.

 

18        BENSASSON R.V. & OTTOLENGHI M.

            A mixed triplet excimer intermediate in the photooxidation of diphenylparaphenylenediamine by the diimine.

            J. of Phys. Chem. (1968) 72, 3774.

 

19        POTASHINIK R., OTTOLENGHI  M. & BENSASSON R.V.

            Photoionization and delayed fluorescence in liquid solution of tetramethylparaphenylenediamine.

            J. of Phys. Chem. (1969) 73, 1912.

 

20        BENSASSON R.V. & THOMAS K.

            One electron oxidation and delayed fluorescence of an aromatic amine studied by pulse radiolysis.Int. J. Rad. Phys. and Chem. (1969) 1, 185.

 

21        BONNEAU R., JOUSSOT-DUBIEN J. & BENSASSON R.V.

            Giant pulse laser photolysis of benzene and mesitylene.

            Chem. Phys. Lett. (1969) 3, 353-356.

 

22        BENSASSON R.V., BONNEAU R., JOUSSOT-DUBIEN J. & FAURE J.

            Utilisation d'un laser déclenché au néodyme en spectroscopie par éclair-application à l'étude du naphtalène et du benzène.

            XX Réunion de la Société de Chimie Physique (Transitions non Radiatives)

            J. Chim. Phys. (1969) 133-136 (numéro spécial)

 

23        CHACHATY C., SCHOEMAKER D. & BENSASSON R.V.

            Décomposition photosensibilisée de solvants organiques à 77 K par une amine aromatique : la diphénylparaphényléne  diamine.

            Photochem. Photobiol. (1970) 12, 317.

 

24        BENSASSON R.V. & LAND E.J.

            Triplet-triplet extinction coefficients via energy tranfer.

            Trans. of Faraday Soc. (1971) 67, 1904-1915.

 

25        BENSASSON R.V., RICHARD J.J. & THOMAS J.K.

            The pulse laser photolysis of benzene in cyclohexane.

            Chem. Phys. Lett. (1971) 9, 13-16.

 

26        LAVALETTE, D., BENSASSON, R., AMAND, B. & LAND, E.J. 

            On the experimental determination of Triplet-Triplet extinction coefficients and oscillator strengths   Chem. Phys. Lett. (1971) 10, 331-333.

 

27        BENSASSON R.V., RICHARDS J.T., GANGWER T. & THOMAS J.K.

            Spectra of transitory species in the pulse radiolysis of alkyl benzenes.

            Chem. Phys. Lett. (1972) 14, 430-432.

 

28        BENSASSON R.V. & LAND  E.J.

            Transient species in the pulse radiolysis of dimethyl sulphoxide.

            Chem. Phys. Lett. (1972) 15, 195-198.

 

29        BENSASSON R.V., CHACHATY C., LAND E. J. & SALET C.

            Nanosecond irradiation studies of biological molecules I coenzyme 06 (Ubiquinone).

            Photochem. Photobiol. (1972) 16, 27-37.

 

30        BENSASSON R.V. & LAND E.J.

            Optical and kinetic properties of semireduced plastoquinone and ubiquinone electron acceptors in photosynthesis.

            Biochimica et Biophysica  (1973) 325, 175-181.

 

31        BENSASSON R.V., LAND E.J. & TRUSCOTT T.G.

            The triplet state of retinal is it involved in vision.

            Photochem. Photobiol. (1973) 17, 53.

 

32        AMOUYAL E. & BENSASSON R.V.

            Interaction of duriquinone lowest triplet with amines.

            J. Chem. Soc. Faraday Transactions  I (1973) 73, 1561-1568.

 

33        AMOUYAL E., BENSASSON R.V. & LAND E.J.

            Triplet states of ubiquinone analogs studied by ultra violet and electron nanosecond irradiation.

            Photochem. Photobiol. (1974) 20, 415-422.

 

34        AMAND B. & BENSASSON R.V.

            Contribution à l'étude du spectre d'absorption du premier état singulet excité du naphtalène en solution.

            C. R. Acad. Sc. Paris t. 278 Série B (1974) 981-983.

 

35        AMAND B. & BENSASSON R.V.

            Détermination of triplet quantum yelds by laser flash absorption spetroscopy.

            Chem. Phys. Lett. (1975) 34, 44-48.

 

36        BENSASSSON R.V., LAND E.J. & TRUSCOTT T.G.

            Wavelength dependence of the intersystem crossing efficency for retinal.

            Photochem. Photobiol. (1975) 21, 419-421.

 

37        SALET C. & BENSASSON R.V.

            Studies on thymine and uracil triplet excited state in acetonitrile and water.

            Photochem. Photobiol. (1975) 22, 231-235.

 

38        BENSASSON R.V., LAND E.J. & TRUSCOTT T.G.

            Nanosecond flash photolysis of rhodopsin.

            Nature (1975) 258, 768-770.

 

39        BENSASSON R.V.

            Spectroscopic and biological properties of carotenoids in proceedings of the international school of biophysics of photoreceptors and photobehaviour of microorganisms Editor G. Colombetti, Publisher Felici, Pisa, (1975).

 

 40       AZERAD R., BENSASSON R.V., COOPER M.B., DAWE  E. A. & E.J. LAND

            Singlet to triplet quantum efficiencu of retinal isomers.

            International Conference on excited states of biological molecules. Ed. Birks, Lisbon, J. WILEY (1976) 531-539.

 

 

41        BENSASSON R.V., LAND E.J. & MAUDINAS B.

            Triplet state of carotenoids studied by nanosecond ultraviolet and electron pulse irradiation.  Photochem. Photobiol. (1976) 23, 189-193.

 

42        AMOUYAL E. & BENSASSON R.V.

            Duroquinone triplet reduction in cuclohexane ethanol and water.

            J. Chem. Soc. Faraday I (1976) 72, 1274-1287.

 

43        BENSASSON R.V.,SALET C. & BALZANI V.

            Laser flash spectroscopy of tris (2,2'-bipyridine) Ruthenium II in solution.

            J. Am. Chem. Soc. (1976) 98, 3722-3724.

 

44        BENSASSON R.V., LAND E.J., LAFFERTY J., SINCLAIR R.S. & TRUSCOTT T.G.

            The triplet state of 1, 6-Diphenyl Hexatriene and 1, 8-Diphenyl Octatetraene.

            Chem. Phys. Lett. (1976) 41, 333-335.

 

45        BENSASSON R.V.

            Pigments involved in the photomotion of microorganisms.

            In research in Photobiology, Proceeding of the 7th International Congress of Photobiology (Rome 1976) Ed. Castellani Plenum Press New York 1977.

 

46        BENSASSON R.V., DAWE E.A., LONG D.A. & LAND E.J.

            Singlet-triplet intersystem crossing quantum yields of photosynthetic and related polyenes.   J. Chem. Soc. Faraday Transactions I, (1977) 73, 1319-1325.

 

47        BENSASSON R.V.,  LAND E.J. & TRUSCOTT T.G.

            Laser flash photolysis of rhodopsin at room temperature.

            Photochem. Photobiol. (1977), 26, 601-605.

 

48        BENSASSON R.V., LAND E.J. & SALET C.

            Triplet excited states of furocoumarines : reactions with nucleic acid bases and amino acids.  Photochem. Photobiol. (1978) 27, 273-280.

 

49        BENSASSON R.V., GOLDSCHMIDT C.R., LAND E.J. & TRUSCOTT T.G. Laser intensity and the comparative method for determination of triplet quantum yields.

            Photochem. Photobiol. (1978) 28, 277-281.

 

50        BENSASSON R.V. & LAND E.J.

            Physical properties of excited states : a general method for measuring triplet-triplet extinction coefficients, singlet-triplet intersystem crossing efficiencies and relatec parameters.

            in Photochemical and Photobiological Reviews  Vol. 3  Ed. Kendric Smith Plenum Press, New York (1978).

 

51        BECKER R.S., BENSASSON R.V., LAFFERTY J., TRUSCOTT T.G. & LAND E.J.

            Triplet excited states of carbonyl-containing polyenes. J. Chem. Soc. Faraday  II (1978) 74, 2246-2255.

 

52        BENSASSON R.V. & LAND E.J. Intersystem crossing efficiencies of retinal isomers in different solvents. Nouveau Journal de Chimie  (1978) 2, 503-507.

 

             BENSASSON R.V, Int J Radiat Biol Relat Stud Phys Chem Med. 1978 Sep;34(3):preceding 201.

 

53        SALET C., BENSASSON R.V. & BECKER R.S.

            Triplet excited states of pyrimidine nucleosides and nucleotides.

            Photochem. Photobiol.  (1979) 30, 325-329.

 

54        MACEDO DE SA E MELO M.T., AVERBECK D., BENSASSON R.V., LAND E.J. & SALET C.

            Some furocoumarins and analogs : comparison of triplet properties with biological and action in yeast.

            Photochem. Photobiol.  (1979) 30, 645-651.

 

55        BENSASSON R.V., LAND E.J., SALET C., SLOPER R.W. & TRUSCOTT T.G.

            Psoralen photochemistry and the possible involvement of triplet excited state. Studies in physical and theoretical chemistry, Vol. 6, Radiation Biology and Chemistry Ed. H. E. EDWARDS, S. NAVARATNAM, B. J. PARSONS and G. O. PHILIPS, Elsevier Amsterdam (1979).

 

56        BENSASSON R.V., SALET C. & BALZANI V.

            Spectre d'absorption et rendement quantique de formation du premier état excité triplet du Ruthenium (II) tris (2,2'-pipyridine)

            C. R. Acad. Sc. Paris (1979) 249 B, 41-43.

 

57        BENSASSON R.V., RONFARD-HARET J.C., LAND E.J. & WEBER S.E.

            Lowest triplet properties of of poly (2-vinyl naphtalene) in solution.

            Chem. Phys. Lett. (1979) 68, 438-442.

 

58        BENSASSON R.V. & GRAMAIN J.C.

            Benzophenone triplet properties in acetonitrile and water. Its reduction by lactams.

            J. Chem. Soc. Faraday (1980) 76, 1801-1810.

 

59        BENSASSON R.V., SALET C., LAND E.J. & RUSHTON F.A.P.

            Triplet excited state of 4'5' photoadduct of psoralen and thymine.

            Photochem. Photobiol. (1980) 31, 129-133.

 

60        RONFARD-HARET J.C., BENSASSON R.V. & AMOUYAL E.

            Assignement of transient species observed on laser flash photolysis of  P-Benzoquinone and methylated P-Benzoquinones in aqueous solutions.

            J. Chem. Soc. Faraday I (1980) 76, 2432-2436.

 

61        BENSASSON R.V.

            Molecular aspects of photoreceptor function : carotenoids and rhodopsins in Photoreception and Sensory transduction in aneural organisms. Ed. F. Lenci and G. Colombetti, Plenum Press (1980).

 

62        SALET C., MACEDO DE SA E MELO M., BENSASSON R.V. & LAND E.J.Photophysical properties of aminomethyl psoralen in presence and absence of DNA.

            Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (1980) 607, 379-383.

 

63        SALET C., BENSASSON R.V. & BECKER R.S.

            Excited states properties of nucleic acid components.

            Proceedings du Congrès de Tbilissi (1980) - Laser Application in Biology Kvantovaya Electronika (U.R.S.S.) (1981). translated in English in Sov. J. Quantum Electron. (1981) 11(12) 1588-1592.

 

64        BENSASSON R.V., LAND E.J., MOORE A.L., CROUCH R.L., DIRKS G., MOORE T.A. & GUST D. Mimicry of antenna and photoprotective functions by a synthetic carotenoporphyrin.  Nature (1981) 290, 329-332

 

65        BECKER R.S., BENSASSON R.V. & SALET C.Photophysical properties of nucleic acid components. II. Effects of N, N' dimethyl substitution on intersystem crossing in pyrimidine bases.   Photochem. Photobiol. (1981) 33, 115-116.

 

66        DUBERTRET L., AVERBECK D., BENSASSON R., BISAGNI E., GABORIAU F., LAND E.J., NOCENTINI S., MACEDO DE SA E MELO M.T.,  MOUSTACCHI E., MORLIERE P., RONFARD-HARET J.C., SANTUS R., VIGNY P., ZAJDELA F., LATARJET R.

            Photophysical, Photochemical, Photobiological and Photochemotherapeutic properties of  3-Carbethexypsoralen.              Colloque sur les psoralènes Paris 13-15 Avril 1981 - Plenum (1981) pp. 245-256.

 

67        RONFARD-HARET J.C., AVERBECK D., BENSASSON R.V., BISAGNI E. &  LAND E.J.   Some properties of the triplet excited state of the pnotosensitizing furocoumarin : 3-carbethoxypsoralen.   Photochem. Photobiol. (1982), 35, 479-489.

 

68        MOORE A.L., JOY A., TOM R., GUST D., MOORE T.A., BENSASSON R.V. & LAND  E.J.  Photoprotection by Carotenoids during photosynthesis.Motional dependence of intramolecular energy transfer.  Science  (1982), 216, 982-984.

 

 

69        ROUGEE M., EBBESEN T., GHETTI F. & BENSASSON R.V.

            Kinetics and mechanism of porphyrin photosensitized reduction of methyl viologen.

            J. Phys. Chem.  (1982), 86, 4404-4412.

 

70        AVERBECK D., BENSASSON R.V., BUISSON J.P., LAND E.J., RENE L., ROYER R. & SANTUS R.

            Pulse radiolysis and cellular studies of a new class of radiosensitizers : 2 nitrobenzofurans.

            Int. J. Radiat. Biol.  (1982), 42, 457-468.

 

 

71        LIDDELL P.A., NEMETH G.A., LEHMAN W.R., JOY A.M., MOORE A.L., BENSASSON R.V., MOORE T.A., GUST D.

            Mimicry of carotenoid function in photosynthesis : synthesis and photophysical properties of a carotenopyropheophorbide.

            Photochem. Photobiol. (1982), 36, 641-645.

 

72        RONFARD-HARET J.C., BENSASSON R.V. & GRAMAIN J.C.

            Benzophenone photoreduction by heteroatom-containing donors.

            Chem. Phys. Letters (1983), 96, 31-33.

 

73        CRAW M., BENSASSON R.V., RONFARD-HARET J.C., SA E MELO M.T. & TRUSCOTT T.G.

            Some photophysical properties of 3-Carbethoxypsoralen and 5-Methoxypsoralen triplet states.

            Photochem. Photobiol. (1983), 37, 611-615.

 

74        BENSASSON R.V.

            La photochimiothérapie par l'hématoporphyrine, mécanismes moléculaires.

            Société Française du Laser Médical OPTA 82,  29-31.

            Editions Scientifiques Internationales Paris (1983).

 

75        BENSASSON R.V.

            Flash photolysis, pulse radiolysis. Contribution to the chemistry of free radicals in biological systems.

            Bull. Soc. Chim. Belg. (1983) 92, 615-616.

 

76        SALET C., BENSASSON R.V. & FAVRE A.

            Studies on the triplet excited state of 4-thiouridine.

            Photochem. Photobiol. (1983) 38, 521-526.

 

77        BENSASSON R.V., LAND E.J. & TRUSCOTT T.G.

            Flash photolysis and Pulse radiolysis.

            Contribution to the Chemistry of Biology and Medecine (1983) Pergamon Press , 241 p., 143 illus., 942 ref.

 

78        BENSASSON R.V., LAND E.J., LIU R.S.H., LO K.K.N. & TRUSCOTT T.G.

            Triplet states of isomers of the C15-aldehyde and the C18-ketone : lower homologues of retinal.Photochem. Photobiol.  (1984) 39, 263-265.

 

79        BENSASSON R.V., CHALVET O., LAND E.J. & RONFARD-HARET J.C. Triplet, radical anion and radical cation spectra of furocoumarins.

            Photochem. Photobiol. (1984)  39, 287-291.

 

80        MOORE T.A., GUST D., MATHIS P., MIALOCQ J.C., CHACHATY C., BENSASSON R.V., LAND E.J., DOIZI D., LIDDELL P.A., LEHMAN W.R., NEMETH G.A. & MOORE A.L.  Phodriven charge separation in a carotenoporphyrin-quinone triad.

            Nature  (1984) 307, 630-632.

 

81        BENSASSON R.V., MOORE T.A., GUST D., MOORE A.L., JOY A., TOM T., NEMETH C. & LAND E.J.  Protection by carotenoids from singlet oxygen photoproduced by porphyrins. In "Porphyrins in tumor phototherapy", A. Andreoni & R. Cubeddu Eds, Plenum, New York, (1984).

 

            BENSASSON  RV  Photochimiothérapies  Le Courrier du CNRS, 1983-84. Images de la Chimie, pp. 9-13.

 

82        BENSASSON R.V.Covalently linked molecules as biomimetic models

            Medecine Biologie Environnement (1984) 12, 433-434.

 

83        MOORE T.A., MATHIS P., GUST D., MOORE A.L., MOORE P.A., LIDDELL P.A., NEMETH G.A., LEHMAN W.R., BENSASSON R.V., LAND E.J. & CHACHATY C.

            "Energy transfer and photoinduced charge separation in a carotenoporphyrin-quinone triad molecule"

            In "Advanced in Photosynthesis Research".

            Ed. C. Sybesma. Nijhoff/Junk,  The Hague  (1984) 729-732.

 

 

 

84        BENSASSON R.V.

            Some properties of furocoumarin excited states

            in Primary photoj-precesses in biology and medicine - Edited by R.V. BENSASSON, G. JORI, E.J. LAND, T.G. TRUSCOTT- Plenum Press, New York and London, 241-254 (1985).

 

85        JENSEN N.H., WILBRANDT R., HOUEE-LEVIN C. & BENSASSON R.V.

            Isomerization and structure of retinals in the triplet state

            in Primary photo-processes  in biology and medicine - Edited by R.V. BENSASSON, G. JORI, E.J. LAND, T.G. TRUSCOTT - Plenum Press, New York and London, 105-109 (1985).

 

86        BENSASSON R.V., JORI G., LAND E.J. & TRUSCOTT T.G. (Editors)

            Primary Photoprocesses in Biology and Medecine

            (Nato Advanced Study Institute) 478 pages, Plenum Press, New york and London (1985).

 

87        LE DOAN T., PERROUAULT L., ROUGEE M., BENSASSON R.V. & HELENE C. Cleavage of DNA photosensitized by porphyrin derivatives

            Photochem. Photobiol. (1985) 41, 114S.

            and

            LE DOAN T., PERROUAULT L., ROUGEE M., BENSASSON R.V. & HELENE C.

            Singlet oxygen formation and cleavage of DNA photosensituzed by porphyrins

            In "Photodynamic therapy of tumors and other diseases. Edited by G.Jori and C.Perria, Libreria Progetto, Padova, Italy, 1985.

 

88        DUBERTRET L., AVERBECK D., BISAGNI E., MORON J., MOUSTACCHI E., BILLARDON C., PAPADOPOULO D., NOCENTINI S., VIGNY P., BLAIS J., BENSASSON R.V., RONFARD-HARET J.C., LAND E.J., ZAJDELA F. & LATARJET R.

            Photochemotherapy using pyridopsoralens  Biochimie  (1985) 67, 417-422.

 

89        GUST D., MOORE T.A., BENSASSON R.V., MATHIS P., LAND E.J., CHACHATY C., MOORE A.L., LIDDELL P.A. & NEMETH G.A.

            Sterodynamics of intramolecular triplet energy transfer in carotenoporphyrins

            J. Am. Chem. Soc.  (1985) 107, 3631-3640.

 

90        SETA P., BIENVENUE E., MOORE A.L., MATHIS P., BENSASSON R.V., LIDDELL P., PESSIKI P.J., JOY A., MOORE T.A. & GUST D.

            Photodriven transmembrane charge separation and electron transfer by ac arotenoporphyrin-quinone triad

            Nature  (1985) 316, 653-655.

 

91        ROUGEE M. & BENSASSON R.V.

            Determination des constantes de vitesse de désactivation de l'oxygène singulet (g) en présence de biomolecules.

            C. R. Acad. Sci. Paris (1986) 302, 1223-1226.

 

92        RONFARD-HARET J.C., AVERBECK D., BENSASSON R.V., BISAGNI E., LAND E.J. & MORON J.

            Correlation between the triplet photophysical properties and the  photo-biological action in yeast of two monofunctional pyridopsoralens.  Photochem. Photobiol . (1987) 45, 235-239.

 

93        GUST D., MOORE T.A., LIDDELL P.A., NEMETH G.A., MAKINGS L.R., MOORE A.L., BARRETT D., PESSIKI P.J., BENSASSON R.V., ROUGEE M., CHACHATY C., DE SCHRYVER F.C., VAN DER AUWERAER M., HOLZWARTH A.R. & CONNOLLY J.S.

            Charge separation in carotenoporphyrin-quinone triads : synthetic, conformational and fluorescence lifetime studies.

            J. Am. Chem. Soc.  (1987) 109, 846-856.

 

94        GEACINTOV N., INANEZ V., ROUGEE M. & BENSASSON R.V.

            Linear dichroism properties of porphyrin-DNA complexes.

            Biochemistry (1987) 26, 3087-3092.

 

 

 

95        BENSASSON R.V. Modèles synthétiques des transferts d'énergie et des transferts d'électron de la photosynthèse naturelle.

            Images de la Chimie. 1986/1987, Courrier du CNRS, 74-75.

 

96        LAND E.J., LEXA D., BENSASSON R.V., GUST D., MOORE T.A., MOORE A.L., LIDDELL P.A. & NEMETH G.A.

            Pulse radiolytic and electrochemical investigations of intramolecular electron transfer in carotenoporphyrins and carotenoporphyrins-quinone triads.J. Phys. Chem. (1987) 91, 4831.

 

97        WESTERN A., VAN CAMP J.R., BENSASSON R.V., LAND E.J. & KOCHEVAR I.E.Involvement of singlet oxygen in the phototoxicity mechanism for a metabolite of piroxicam.Photochem. Photobiol. (1987) 46, 469-476.

 

98        MOORE T.A., GUST D., MOORE A.L., BENSASSON R.V., SETA P. & BIENVENUE E.

            Transmembrane charge transfer in model systems for photosynthesis in Supramolecular Photochemistry

            V. Balzani editor, D. Reidel Publish Company (1987) 283-297.

 

99        BENSASSON R.V., LAND E.J. & TRUSCOTT T.

            Flash photolysis and Pulse Radiolysis Contributions to the Chemistry of Biology and Medicine. Traduction en Russe par D.N. Nikogosyan et A.V. Sharkov,  Editions MIR  (1987), MOSCOU.

 

100     BENSASSON R.V. & ROUGEE M.

            Corrélation entre les vitesses de désactivation de l'oxygène singulet par les phénols et leur efficacité  dans l'inhibition d néoplasies induites par le benzo (a) pyrène.

            C.R. Acad. Sci. Paris (1988) 307, Série III, 807-810.

 

101     BRAULT D., VEVER-BIZET C., ROUGEE M. & BENSASSON R.

            Photophysical properties of a chlorin, a potent sensitizer for photo-chemotherapy.

            Photochem. Photobiol. (1988), 47, 151-154.

 

102     GUST D., MOORE T.A., MOORE A.L., BARRETT D., HARDING L.O., MAKINGS L.R., LIDDELL P.A., DE SCHRYVER F.C., VAN DER AUWERAER M., BENSASSON R.V. & ROUGEE M.

            Photoinitiated charge separation in a carotenoid-porphyrin-diquinone tetrad : enhanced quantum yields via multistep electron transfers.

            J. Am. Chem. Soc.. (1988) 110, 321-323.

 

103     ROUGEE M., BENSASSON R.V., LAND E.J. & PARIENTE R.

            Deactivation of singlet molecular oxygen by thiols and related compounds, possible protectors against skin photosensitivity.

            Photochem. Photobiol. (1988) 47, 485-490.

 

104     FERRADINI C.  & BENSASSON R.V.

            Contribution de la radiolyse pulsée et de la photolyse par éclair à l'étude des formes activées de l'oxygène moléculaire présentes in vivo.

            J. de Chimie Physique  (1988) 85, 17-20.

 

105     MOORE T.A., GUST D., HATLEVIG S., MOORE A.L., MARKINGS L.R., PESSIKI P.J., DE SCHRYVER F.C., VAN DER AUWERAER M., LEXA D., BENSASSON R.V. & ROUGEE M.

            Photoinitiated electron transfer in carotenoporphyrin-quinone triads : enhanced quantum yeilds via control of reaction exergonicity.

            Israel Journal of Chemistry  (1988) 28, 87-95.

 

106     PERNES J.M., BRAULT D., ANGELC Y., BRUNEVAL P., EHRHART J., GRILL  S., BESCOND C., BENSASSON R.V., CAMILLERI J.P., PERONNEAU P. & GAUX J.C.

            Comparative study of the selective uptake of hematoporphyrin derivative components into experimental atheromatous plaques : potential for laser angioplasty.

            Journal of Interventional Radiology  (1988) 3, 3-8.

 

107     JENSEN N.H., WILBRANDT R. & BENSASSON R.V.

            Sensitized photoisomerization of all-trans and 11-cis-retinal.

            J. Am. Chem. Soc. (1989) 111, 7877-7888.

 

108     VEVER-BIZET C., DELLINGER M., BRAULT D., ROUGEE M. & BENSASSON R.V.  

            Singlet molecular oxygen quenching by saturated and unsaturated fatty-acids and by cholesterol.

            Photochem. Photobiol.  (1989) 50, 321-325.

 

109     FERRADINI C.P. & BENSASSON R.V.

            Glimpses of ninety years of radiation chemistry in France. In Early Developments in Radiation Chemistry,

            Edited by J. Kroh, Published by the Royal Society of Chemistry, Thomas Graham House, Cambridge (1989) pp. 99-139.

 

110     GUST D., MOORE T.A., LUTTRULL D.K., SEELY G.P., BITTERMAN E., BENSASSON R.V., ROUGEE M., LAND E.J., DE SCHRYVER F.C. & VAN DER AUWERAER M.

            Photophysical properties of 2-Nitro-5, 10, 15, 20-Tetra-p­-Tolylporphyrins.  Photochem. Photobiol. (1990) 51, 419-426.

 

111     SCURLOCK R., ROUGEE M. & BENSASSON R.V.

Redox properties of phenols, their relationships to singlet oxygen quenching and to their inhibitory effects on benzo(a)pyrene-induced neoplasia. Free Rad. Res. Comm. (1990) 8, 251-258, and erratum (1992)Free Rad. Res. Comms.  16 205.

 

112     HEIHOFF K., REDMOND R.W., BRASLAVSKY S.E., ROUGEE M., SALET C., FAVRE A. & BENSASSON R.V.

            Quantum yields of triplet and O2 (1D g) formation of 4-thiouridine in water and acetonitrile.

            Photochem. PhotobioI.  (1990) 51, 635-641.

 

113     GUST D., MOORE T.A., MOORE A.L., GAO F., LUTTRULL D., DEGRAZIANO  J.M., MA X.C., MAKINGS L.R., LEE S.J., TRIER T.T., BITTERSMANN E., SEELY G.R., WOODWARD S., BENSASSON R.V., ROUGEE M., DE SCHRYVER F.C. & VAN DER AUWERAER  M.

            Long-lived Photoinitiated charge separation in Carotene-diporphyrin Triad Molecules.

            J. Am. Chem. Soc.. (1991) 113, 3638-3649.

 

114     SCURLOCK R., ROUGEE M., BENSASSON R.V., EVERS  M. & DEREU N.  Deactivation of singlet molecular oxygen by organo-selenium compounds exhibiting glutathione peroxidase activity and by sulfur-containing homologs.

            Photochem. Photobiol  (1991) 51, 635-641.

 

115     BENSASSON R.V., FREDERIKSEN J., ROUGEE M., LEXA D. & HARRIT N. 

            Correlations between the rate constant of singlet oxygen quenching by imidazole derivatives and anti-inflammatory activity in rats.

            Molecular Pharmacology  (1992) 42, 718-722.

 

116     BENSASSON R.V., HILL T., LAMBERT C., LAND E.J., LEACH S. & TRUSCOTT T.G. 

            Pulse radiolysis study of buckminsterfullerene in benzene solution : assignment of the C60 triplet-triplet absorption spectrum.          Chem. Phys. Letters  (1993)  201, n° 1, 2, 3, 4, 326-335.

 

117     AVERBECK D., POLASA K., BUISSON J.P., BENSASSON R.V., ROUGEE M., CADET J., RAVANAT J.L., PERIN F., VIGNY P. & DEMERSEMAN P. 

            Photobiological activities of 1,6-dioxapyrene in pro- and eukaryotic cells.

            Mutation Research  (1993) 287,165-179.

 

118     BENSASSON R.V., HILL T., LAMBERT C., LAND E.J., LEACH S. & TRUSCOTT T.G. 

            Triplet state absorption studies of C70 in benzene solution

            Chem. Phys. Letters  (1993) 206, 197-202.

 

119     BENSASSON R.V., GARAUD  J.-L., LEACH  S., MIQUEL  G.,   & SETA P.

            Transmembrane electron transport mediated by photoexcited fullerenes

            Chem. Phys. Letters  (1993) 210,141-148.

 

 

120     BENSASSON R.V., BIENVENUE, E., DELLINGER, M., LEACH S., & SETA P.

            C60 in model biological systems. A visible-UV absorption study of solvent-dependent parameters and solute aggregationJ.Phys.Chem.  (1994 ) 98  3492-3500.

 

121      Aubry Jean-Marie*, Mandard-Cazin Bernadette, Rougée Michel and BENSASSON René V. * Kinetic studies of singlet oxygen [4+2]-cycloadditions with cyclic 1,3-dienes in twenty eight solvents               J. Am. Chem. Soc.  (1995) 117  9159-9164.

 

122      Bensasson R.V. , Bienvenue E. , Janot J.-M. ,Leach  S. , Seta P. , Schuster D.I., Wilson S.R.  and Zhao  H. Photophysical properties of three hydrofullerenes   Chem. Phys. Letters  (1995) 245  566-570.

 

123         Janot J.M., E.Bienvenue E., Seta P. , Bensasson R.V. and Leach S.

Involvement of C60 fullerene monomers and aggregates in the photoconductivity of ultrathin bilayer lipid membranes    Synthetic Metals  (1996) 77 103-106.

 

124         ASMUS, K.-D., BENSASSON*, R.V., BERNIER, J.L., HOUSSIN R. and LAND, E.J. One-electron oxidation of ergothioneine and analogues investigated by pulse radiolysis : redox reaction involving ergothioneine and  vitamin C.

                Biochemical Journal  (1996) 315 625-629

 

125         SCURLOCK R., ROUGEE M. and BENSASSON R.V.*      Redox properties of diphenols and their correlation to induction of  enzyme  synthesis Zeitschrift für Physikalische Chemie  (1996)  196  85-92

 

126         BENSASSON R.V., HILL T.J., LAND E.J., LEACH S., McGARVEY, TRUSCOTT T.G., EBENHOCH J., GERST M., RÜCHARDT

                Spectroscopy and photophysics of C60 H18 and C60H36

                 Chemical Physics  (1997) 215(1), 111-123

 

127         MIALOCQ J.-C. et BENSASSON R.V.

Spectroscopie et photochimie des acides nucléiques, des protéines et de leurs composants par éclair laser        Annales de Physique, (1997)  suppl. 1/2, 22, C1-169-177.

 

128         BENSASSON R.V., E.Bienvenue E., FABRE C., Janot J.-M., LAND E.J., Leach S., LEBOULAIRE V., RASSAT A., ROUX S., Seta P.

                Photophysical properties of three methanofullerene derivatives

                Chem. Eur. J.  ( 1998) 4 270-278.

 

129         BENSASSON R.V. , BIENVENÜE E. , JANOT J.-M. , LAND  E.J.,  LEACH S.,  SETA P.  Photophysical properties of C76 Chem. Phys. Letters  (1998) 283 (3-4) 221-226.

 

130         GULDI, D.M., KAMAT, P.V. and BENSASSON, R.V. Excited States processes of fullerenes and functionalized fullerenes. An overview In : Recent Advances in the Chemistry and Physics of Fullerenes and related Materials: vol. 6, Edited by K.M. Kadish and R.S. Ruoff, 1998.

 

131        René V. Bensasson, Akino Jossang, Abdellatif Zahir, Bernard Bodo, and Edward J. Land. Redox regulation of tumor cell toxicity by flavones from Lethedon tannaensis Free Radical Biol. Med. 1999, 27, 95-99.

 

132      Vincent Zoete, Fabrice Bailly, Francesca  Maglia, Michel Rougée and René V. Bensasson Molecular orbital theory applied to the study of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug efficiency Free Radical Biol. Med. 1999, 26, 1261-1268

 

133      Jean-Marc Janot, Elisabeth Bienvenüe, Patrick Seta*, René V. Bensasson, Augusto C. Tomé*, Roger F. Enes, and José A. S. Cavaleiro, Sydney Leach, Xavier Camps and Andreas Hirsch* Fullerene C60 and three C60 Derivatives in Membrane Model Environments: Triplet Properties J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. 2, 2000, 1-6

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134      Vincent Zoete, Francesca Maglia, Michel  Rougée, and René V. Bensasson Mechanism of action of a 4,5-diarylpyrrole series of selective cyclo-oxygenase-2 inhibitors Free Radical Biol. Med. 2000, 28 , 1638-1641

 

135      R.V. Bensasson, M. Brettreich, J. Frederiksen, H. Göttinger, A. Hirsch, E.J. Land, S. Leach, D.J McGarvey, H. Schönberger Reactions of e-aq, CO2•-, HO, O2•-  and O2(1g)  with a dendro[60]fullerene and C60[C(COOH)2]n (n=2-6) Free Radical Biol. Med. 2000,  29, 26-33..

 

136      I. Texier, A. Fedorov, M.N. Berberan-Santos, R.V. Bensasson, H. Schoenberger, M. Bretttreich, A. Hirsch, C. Crowley, A. Rassat. Photophysical properties of mono- and multi-functionalized  C60 methano derivatives  in Vol. 8 of FULLERENES. Editors K.M. Kadish, P.V.Kamat, Proceedings of the 197th Meeting of the Electrochemical Society, Toronto, Canada, 14-19th of May 2000. the Electrochemical Society INC., Pennington, N.J., USA.

 

137      René V. Bensasson, Martin Schwell, Marianna Fanti, Norbert Wachter, Jaime O. Lopez, Jean-Marc Janot, Paul Birkett, Edward J. Land, Sydney Leach, Patrick Seta, Roger Taylor and Francesco Zerbetto Photophysical properties of the ground and triplet state of four multi-phenylated [70] fullerene compounds. Chem. Phys. Chem. 2001, 2, 109-114 (http://www.wiley-vch.de/contents/jc_2267/2001/109_a.pdf)

 

138      Konstantinos Kordatos, Tatiana Da Ros, Maurizio Prato, Sydney Leach, Edward J. Land and René V. Bensasson Triplet state properties of N-mTEG[60]fulleropyrrolidine mono and bisadduct  derivatives Chem. Phys. Letters  2001, 334, 221-228. ChemPhysLett.pdf (PDF /CARO) (000138A5)

 

139      Sarah Foley, Mário N. Berberan-Santos,*, Aleksandre Fedorov, René V. Bensasson, Sydney Leach, and Bárbara Gigante. Effect of halogenated compounds on the photophysics of C70 and a monoadduct of C70 and some implications on optical limiting behaviour. Chem. Phys. (2001) 263 (2-3): 437-447.

 

140      B. de La Vaissière, John P. B. Sandall, Patrick W. Fowler, Pedro de Oliveira, R. V. Bensasson, Regioselectivity in radical reactions of C60 derivatives J. Chem. Soc. Perkin Transactions 2, 2001, (5): 821-823.

 

141      Martin Schwell, Norbert K. Wachter James H. Rice, Jean-Pierre Galaup, Sydney Leach,  Roger Taylor, René V. Bensasson. Coupling a dendrimer and a fullerene chromophore: A study of excited state properties of C61(poly(aryl)acetylene)2  Chem. Phys. Letters  2001, 339 (1-2): 29-35 .

 

142      Tatiana Da Ros, Giampiero Spalluto, Alexandre S. Boutorine, René V. Bensasson and Maurizio Prato  DNA-Photocleavage Agents Current Pharmaceutical Design (2001),  7, 1779-1819.  voir annexes  Prato_CPD.pdf                  http://www.bentham.org/  

 

143      Sara-Laurence Tamisier-Karolak, Sabrina Pagliarusco, Christine Herrenknecht, Michael Brettreich, Andreas Hirsch, René Céolin, René Victor Bensasson, Henri Szwarc and Fathi Moussa. Electrophoretic behavior of a highly water-soluble dendro [C60] fullerene. Electrophoresis  2001, 22 (20), 4341-4346.

 

144      R V Bensasson M N Berberan-Santos, M Brettreich, J Frederiksen, H Göttinger, A Hirsch, E J Land, S. Leach, D J McGarvey, H Schönberger, C Schröder Triplet state properties of malonic acid C60 derivatives , C60[C(COOR)2]n; R = H, Et; n=1-6. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2001, 3  (21), 4679 – 4683, 2001–ERRATUM PHYS CHEM CHEM PHYS 4 (9): 1682-1682 2002

 

145      I. Texier, M.N. Berberan-Santos, A. Fedorov, R.V. Bensasson, M. Bretttreich, H. Schoenberger , S. Leach and R.V. Bensasson Photophysics and photochemistry of a water-soluble C60 dendrimer: fluorescence quenching by halides and photoinduced oxidation of I-  J.Phys. Chem.  2001, 105, 10278-10285.

 

146      Tatiana Da Ros, Konstantinos Kordatos, Maurizio Prato, Edward J. Land, Sydney Leach  and René V. Bensasson Variation of triplet state propertiesof N mTEG[60]fulleropyrrolidine bis-adductsas a function of the bond path between the addends    Res. Chem. Intermed. 28, 7-9, 871-877, 2002

 

147          Steele, V.E., Boone, C.W., Dauzonne, D., Rao, C.V., and Bensasson, R. V. Correlation between electron-donating ability of a series of 3-nitroflavones and their efficacy to inhibiting the onset and progression of aberrant crypt foci in the rat colon Cancer Research  62, 6506-6509, 2002.

 

148      Annamaria Quaranta, David J. McGarvey,  Edward J. Land,  Michael Brettreich,  Stephan Burghard , Andreas Hirsch,  Najla Gharbi,  Fathi Moussa,  Sydney Leach,   Heidi Göttinger,  and René V. Bensasson Photophysical Properties of a Dendritic Methano[60]fullerene octadeca acid and its Tert-butyl Ester: Evidence for Aggregation of the Acid Form in Water  Phys. Chem. Chem. Phy   5, 843-848, 2003.

 

149      Konstantinos Kordatos, Tatiana Da Ros, Maurizio Prato, René V. Bensasson and Sydney Leach  Absorption spectra of the monoadduct and eight bisadduct regioisomers of pyrrolidine derivatives of C60  Chem. Phys. 293, 263-280, 2003

 

150     Najla Gharbi,  Stephan Burghardt, Michael Brettreich , Christine Herrencknecht, Sara Tamisier-Koralak Sara, René Victor Bensasson,  Andreas Hirsch,  Henri Szwarc Stephen R. Wilson and Fathi Moussa Chromatographic separation and identification of a water-soluble dendritic methano[60]fullerene octadeca-acid. Anal. Chem.  75, 4217-4222, 2003 .

 

151   Vincent Zoete, Michel Rougée, Albena T. Dinkova-Kostova, Paul Talalay, and René V.     Bensasson  Redox Ranking of Inducers of a Cancer Protective Enzyme via the energy of their Highest Occupied Molecular Orbital Free Radical Biology & Medicine 36, 1418-1423, 2004

 

152 Lichtenberg, M., Dauzonne D., Zoote V., Gerhäuser, C., Bensasson, R.V Quantitative structure activity relationships of 3-nitroflavones acting as potential inhibitors of angiogenesis, target of cancer inhibition

                   Chemico-biological interactions, 2006, 161, 217, Special Issue: (International Conference on Frontiers of Pharmacology and Toxicology, AUG 28-31, 2006 Chicago, IL)

 

153      Annamaria Quaranta , Yongmin Zhang, ,Salvatore Filippone  Juan Yang , Pierre Sinaÿ , André Rassat †, Ruth Edge , Suppiah Navaratnam , David J McGarvey  Edward J. Land  Michael Brettreich , Andreas Hirsch  and René V. Bensasson. Photophysical studies of six amphiphilic 2:1  cyclodextrin:[60]fullerene derivatives  Chemical Physics Volume 325, Issues 2-3 , 20 June 2006, 397-403

 

154 Frank Hauke,  Otto Vostrowsky, Andreas Hirsch, Annamaria Quaranta,

                        Winfried Leibl, Sydney Leach, Ruth Edge,  Suppiah Navaratnam, René V. Bensasson.          Monomeric azaheterofullerene derivatives RC59N: influence of their R moiety on       their spectroscopic and photophysical properties Chem. Eur. J.    2006, 12, 4813-4820.

 

155    René V. Bensasson, Vincent Zoete, Albena T. Dinkova-Kostova, and Paul Talalay

                                      Two-Step Mechanism of Induction of the Gene Expression of a Prototypic Cancer-              Protective Enzyme by Diphenols

        Chem. Res. Toxicol., 2008, 21, (4), pp 805–812.

 

156-       Annamaria Quaranta*, Yongmin Zhang*, Yali Wang, Ruth Edge, Suppiah Navaratnam, Edward J. Land, René V. Bensasson*

Single and double reduction of C60 in 2:1 g-cyclodextrin/[60]fullereneinclusion complexes by cyclodextrin radicals Chemical Physics 354 (2008) 174–179

 

 

157- René V. Bensasson, Gaston Berthier, Vincent Zoote, Comment on “Assessing the Efficacy of Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs Through the Quantum Computation of Molecular Ionization Energies”J. Phys. Chem. A, 2009, 113 (44), pp 12337–12338.

 

 

158- René V. Bensasson, Gaston Berthier, Vincent Zoote, Paul Talalay, Albena Dinkova-Kostova

Potency ranking of triterpenoids as inducers of a cytoprotective enzyme and as inhibitors of a cellular inflammatory response via their electron affinity and their electrophilicity index

Chemico-Biological Interactions 186 (2010) 118–126

 

159- R. V. Bensasson,V. Zoete,, A. Jossang, B. Bodo, P. B. Arimondo, E. J. Land , Potency to inhibit human DNA topoisomerase I by flavones assessed through physico-chemical parameters Free Radic. Biol. Med. 51 (2011) 14061410

 

160- René V. Bensasson, Shahin .Sowlati-Hashjin,Vincent Zoete, Daniel  Dauzonne, Chérif Matta, Physicochemical properties of exogenous molecules correlated with their biological efficacy as protectors against carcinogenesis and inflammation International Reviews in Physical Chemistry 2013, Vol. 32, No. 3, 393–434.

 

161- Annamaria Quaranta, Huanhuan Qu, Thomas Vencel, Yongmin Zhang, Winfried Leibl, Sidney Leach, René V Bensasson, Photophysical properties in aqueous solutions of C60 embedded in 2:1 gamma-cyclodextrin/ [60]fullerene inclusion complexes,  Chemical Physics Letters, Volume 614, 20 October 2014, Pages 234-237

 

162- René V. Bensasson, Albena T. Dinkova-Kostova, Suqing Zheng, Akira Saito Wei Li Tadashi Honda, Vincent Zoete

Electron affinity of monocyclic, bicyclic, and tricyclic compounds containing cyanoenones correlates with their potency as inducers of a cytoprotective enzyme

Biorganic &Medicinal Chemistry Letters 216 (2016) 4354-4349

 

163- Xiaolei Zhu, Dr. Annamaria Quaranta, Prof. René V. Bensasson, Prof. Matthieu Sollogoub and Dr. Yongmin Zhang 
Secondary-rim gamma-cyclodextrin Functionalization to conjugate with C60: Improved Efficacy as a Photosensitizer
Chemistry - A European Journal, Volume 23, Issue 40, July 18, 2017, Pages: 9462–9466

 

 

 

BOOKS

 Co-author :

 

                   - R.V. BENSASSON, E.J. LAND & T.G. TRUSCOTT

                   Flash photolysis and Pulse radiolysis. Contributions to the Chemistry of Biology and Medicine.Pergamon Press, 226 pages, Oxford (1983)  ISBN 0-08024949-3, Translated in Russian by the Editions MIR (Moscow, 1987).

                   - R.V. BENSASSON, E.J. LAND & T.G. TRUSCOTT

                   Excited states and free radicals in biology and medicine. Contributions from flash photolysis and pulse radiolysis.

              Oxford University Press , 440 pages, 89 illustrations, Oxford, (1993) ISBN 0-19-855560-1

 

              Co-editor :

 

                   - R.V. BENSASSON, G. JORI, E.J. LAND & T.G. TRUSCOTT

                   Primary photoprocesses in biology and medicine.

                   Plenum Press, series A life Science New York and London (1985) 85.

                   ISBN 0-306-41930-0.