Faculty Profiles

Terrence Gilbert Oas
Professor of Biochemistry
230C Nanaline Duke, Durham, NC 27710
(919) 684-4363
(919) 681-8862



Ph.D., University of Oregon 1986

Research Areas:
Biological, Organic

Chang, Y-C, Franch, WR, and Oas, TG. "Probing the folding intermediate of Bacillus subtilis RNase P protein by nuclear magnetic resonance." Biochemistry 49.44 (November 9, 2010): 9428-9437. Full Text Open Access Copy

Isom, DG, Vardy, E, Oas, TG, and Hellinga, HW. "Picomole-scale characterization of protein stability and function by quantitative cysteine reactivity." Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107.11 (March 16, 2010): 4908-4913. Full Text

Hammes, GG, Chang, Y-C, and Oas, TG. "Conformational selection or induced fit: a flux description of reaction mechanism." Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106.33 (August 18, 2009): 13737-13741. Full Text

Henkels, CH, Chang, Y-C, Chamberlin, SI, and Oas, TG. "Dynamics of backbone conformational heterogeneity in Bacillus subtilis ribonuclease P protein." Biochemistry 46.51 (December 25, 2007): 15062-15075. Full Text

Schmidler, SC, Lucas, JE, and Oas, TG. "Statistical estimation of statistical mechanical models: helix-coil theory and peptide helicity prediction." J Comput Biol 14.10 (December 2007): 1287-1310. Full Text

Valiaev, A, Lim, DW, Oas, TG, Chilkoti, A, and Zauscher, S. "Force-induced prolyl cis-trans isomerization in elastin-like polypeptides." J Am Chem Soc 129.20 (May 23, 2007): 6491-6497. Full Text