1. Roman Kubec, Robert B. Cody, A. John Dane, Rabi A. Musah, Jan Schraml, Abith Vattekkatte, and Eric Block. "Applications of DART Mass Spectrometry in Allium Chemistry. (Z)-Butanethial S-Oxide and 1-Butenyl Thiosulfinates and their S-(E)-1-Butenylcysteine S-Oxide Precursor from Allium siculum", J. Agric. Food Chem. ,2010, 58, 1121-1128. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jf903733e
  2. Eric Block, A. John Dane, Siji Thomas, and Robert B. Cody. "Applications of Direct Analysis in Real Time-Mass Spectrometry (DART-MS) in Allium Chemistry. 2-Propene-sulfenic and -sulfinic Acids, Diallyl Trisulfane S-Oxide and Other Reactive Sulfur Compounds from Cut Garlic (Allium sativum), Elephant Garlic (A. ampeloprasum),Leek (A. porrum) and Chinese Chive (A. tuberosum)," J. Agric. Food Chem.,2010, 58, 4617-4625.http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jf1000106
  3. Eric Block, Robert B. Cody, A. John Dane, Robert Sheridan, Abith Vattekkatte and Kai Wang, "Allium Chemistry: Use of New Instrumental Techniques to "See" Reactive Organosulfur Species formed upon Crushing Garlic and Onion", Pure and Applied Chemistry, 2010, 82, 535-539. http://dx.doi.org/10.1351/PAC-CON-09-08-12
  4. Dennis H. Evans, Nadine E. Gruhn, Jin Jin, Bo Li, Edward Lorance, Noriko Okumura, Norma A. Macias-Ruvalcaba, Uzma I. Zakai, Shao-Zhong Zhang, Eric Block and Richard S. Glass. "Electrochemical and Chemical Oxidation of Dithia-, Diselena-, Ditellura-, Selenathia-, and Tellurathia-Mesocycles and Stability of the Oxidized Species", J. Org. Chem., 2010, 75, 1997-2009. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jo9026484
  5. Eric Block, "Challenges and Artifact Concerns in Sulfur Analysis," in Volatile Sulfur Compounds in Food, ACS Symposium Series 1068, M. Qian, X. Fan Ed., American Chemical Society: Washington DC, 2011, Ch. 2, pp 35-63. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/bk-2011-1068.ch002
  6. Eric Block, A. John Dane, and Robert B. Cody, "Crushing Garlic and Slicing Onions: Detection of Sulfenic Acids and Other Reactive Organosulfur Intermediates from Garlic and Other Alliums Using Direct Analysis in Real Time-Mass Spectrometry (DART-MS)" Phosphorus, Sulfur, Silicon and Related Elements, 2011186, 1085-1093.
  7. Daly, A.M.; Mitchell, E.G.; Sanchez, D.A,; Block, E.; Kukolich, S. “Microwave spectra and gas phase structural parameters for N-hydroxypyridine-2(1H)-thione,” J. Chem. Phys. A, 2011, 115, 14526-14530. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jp2080385.
  8. Xufang Duan, Eric Block, Zhen Li, Timothy Connelly, Jian Zhang, Zhimin Huang, Xubo Su, Yi Pan, Lifang Wu, Qiuyi Chi, Siji Thomas, Shaozhong Zhang, Minghong Ma, Hiroaki Matsunami, Guo-Qiang Chen and Hanyi Zhuang, "Crucial role of copper in detection of metal-coordinating odorants," Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 2012, 109 (9), 3492-3497 http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1111297109
  9. Eric Block, "Fifty years of smelling sulfur", Journal of Sulfur Chemistry, 2013, 34 (1,2), 158-207. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17415993.2012.717294   Also see: Edward L. Clennan, "Biography of Eric Block", Journal of Sulfur Chemistry, 2013, 34 (1,2), 1-2. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17415993.2013.741391 and Wolfgang H.H. Gunther, "Book Review: Garlic and Other Alliums: The Lore and the Science", Journal of Sulfur Chemistry, 2013, 34 (1,2), 208. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17415993.2012.712123
  10. Kai Wang, Murree Groom, Robert Sheridan, Shaozhong Zhang and Eric Block, "Liquid Sulfur as a Reagent: Synthesis of Families of Polysulfanes with Twenty or More Sulfur Atoms with Characterization by Ultra Performance Liquid Chromatography (Ag+) Coordination Ion Spray-Mass Spectrometry," Journal of Sulfur Chemistry, 2013, 34 (1,2), 55-66. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17415993.2012.721368
  11. D.A. Wann, P.D. Lane, H.E. Robertson, D.W.H. Rankin, A. Bil, and E. Block."Gas-phase structures of dithietane derivatives: quantum chemical calculations and an electron diffraction study of 1,3-dithietane-1,1,3,3-tetraoxide". Struct. Chem. 2013, 24(3), 827–835. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11224-012-0179-8
  12. Eric Block and Hanyi Zhuang, “Smelling Sulfur: Discovery of a Sulfur-Sensing Olfactory Receptor that Requires Copper” in Biochalcogen Chemistry: The Biological Chemistry of Sulfur, Selenium, and Tellurium, ACS Symposium Series 1152, C.A. Bayse, J. Brumaghim Ed., American Chemical Society: Washington DC, 2013, Ch. 1, pp 1–14. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/bk-2013-1152.ch001
  13. Sivakumar Sekharan, Mehmed Z. Ertem, Hanyi Zhuang, Eric Block, Hiroaki Matsunami,  Ruina Zhang, Jennifer N. Wei, Yi Pan and Victor S. Batista, "QM/MM Model of the Mouse Olfactory Receptor MOR244-3 Validated by Site-Directed Mutagenesis Experiments," Biophysical Journal, 2014, 107, L05-L08.   http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bpj.2014.07.031
  14. Eric Block, Seogjoo Jang, Hiroaki Matsunami, Sivakumar Sekharan, Bérénice Dethier, Mehmed Z. Ertem, Sivaji Gundala, Huihong Jiang, Shengju Li, Zhen Li, Stephene N. Lodge, Mehmet Ozbil, Yi Pan, Sonia Flores Penalba, Victor S. Batista, and Hanyi Zhuang, “Implausibility of the Vibrational Theory of Olfaction,” Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 2015, 112 (21), E2766-E2774. http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1503054112
  15. Eric Block, Seogjoo Jang, Hiroaki Matsunami, Victor S. Batista, and Hanyi Zhuang, “Reply to Turin: The vibrational theory of olfaction [VTO] is implausible,” Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 2015, 112 (25) E3155.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1508443112
  16. Eric Block, Squire J. Booker, Sonia Flores-Penalba, Graham George, Sivaji Gundala, Bradley J. Landgraf, Fei Li, Stephene N. Lodge, Jake Pushie, Sharon Rozovsky, Abith Vattekkatte, Rama Yaghi and Huwei Zeng, “Trifluoroselenomethionine -- a New Non-Natural Amino Acid,” ChemBioChem, 2016, in press. DOI: 10.1002/cbic.201600266(25)
  17. Shengju Lia, Lucky Ahmed, Ruina Zhang, Yi Pan, Hiroaki Matsunami, Jessica L. Burger, Eric Block, Victor S. Batista, and Hanyi Zhuang, “Smelling Sulfur: Copper and Silver Regulate the Response of Human Odorant Receptor OR2T11 to Low Molecular Weight Thiols,” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2016, in press, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jacs.6b06983
  18. Eric Block, “Fifty Years of Smelling Sulfur: From the Chemistry of Garlic to the Molecular Basis for Olfaction,” Phosphorus, Sulfur, Silicon, and Related Elements, 2017, 192, 141-144. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10426507.2016.1247091.
  19. Eric Block, Victor S. Batista, Hiroaki Matsunami, Hanyi Zhuang and Lucky Ahmed, The role of metals in mammalian olfaction of low molecular weight organosulfur compounds, Natural Products Report, 2017, 34, 529–557.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c7np00016b
  20. Eileen Y. Sneeden, Mark J. Hackett, Julien J. H. Cotelesage, Roger C. Prince, Monica Barney, Kai Goto, Eric Block, Ingrid J. Pickering, and Graham N. George, Photochemically-Generated Thiyl Free Radicals Observed by X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2017, in press.