Faculty Profiles

Michael C. Fitzgerald
Professor of Chemistry
3222 French Science Center, 124 Science Drive, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-1547
(919) 660-1605



Ph.D., University of Wisconsin at Madison 1994

B.S., Davidson College 1989

Research Areas:
Biomolecular Structure and Function, Biological, Analytical

Wales, TE, Richardson, JS, and Fitzgerald, MC. "Facile chemical synthesis and equilibrium unfolding properties of CopG." Protein Sci 13.7 (July 2004): 1918-1926. Full Text

Cisneros, GA, Wang, M, Silinski, P, Fitzgerald, MC, and Yang, W. "The protein backbone makes important contributions to 4-oxalocrotonate tautomerase enzyme catalysis: understanding from theory and experiment." Biochemistry 43.22 (June 8, 2004): 6885-6892. Full Text

Powell, KD, and Fitzgerald, MC. "High-throughput screening assay for the tunable selection of protein ligands." J Comb Chem 6.2 (March 2004): 262-269. Full Text

Howard, BA, Zheng, Z, Campa, MJ, Wang, MZ, Sharma, A, Haura, E, Herndon, JE, Fitzgerald, MC, Bepler, G, and Patz, EF. ""Translating Biomarkers into Clinical Practice: Prognostic Implications of Cyclophilin A and Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor Identified from Protein Expression Profiles in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer"." Lung Cancer 46 (2004): 313-323. (Academic Article)

Wang, MZ, Shetty, JT, Howard, BA, Campa, MJ, Patz, EF, and Fitzgerald, MC. ""Thermodynamic Analysis of Cyclosporin A Binding to Cyclophilin A in a Lung Tumor Tissue Lysate"." Analytical Chemistry 76 (2004): 4343-4348. (Academic Article)

Ma, L, and Fitzgerald, MC. "Thermodynamic Analysis of Protein-DNA Interactions using a New H/D Exchange- and Mass Spectrometry-Based Method." Chemistry & Biology 10 (December 2003). (Academic Article)

Campa, MJ, Wang, MZ, Howard, B, Fitzgerald, MC, and Patz, EF. "Protein expression profiling identifies macrophage migration inhibitory factor and cyclophilin a as potential molecular targets in non-small cell lung cancer." Cancer research 63.7 (April 2003): 1652-1656. (Academic Article)