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

Henkels, CH, Kurz, JC, Fierke, CA, and Oas, TG. "Linked folding and anion binding of the Bacillus subtilis ribonuclease P protein." Biochemistry 40.9 (March 6, 2001): 2777-2789.

Ghaemmaghami, S, Fitzgerald, MC, and Oas, TG. "A quantitative, high-throughput screen for protein stability." Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 97.15 (July 18, 2000): 8296-8301. Full Text

Burton, RE, Hunt, JA, Fierke, CA, and Oas, TG. "Novel disulfide engineering in human carbonic anhydrase II using the PAIRWISE side-chain geometry database." Protein Sci 9.4 (April 2000): 776-785. Full Text

Oas, TG. "Mechanism of folding fast: Experimental and theoretical studies of monomeric lambda repressor." ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 219 (March 26, 2000): U283-U283.

Myers, JK, and Oas, TG. "Contribution of a buried hydrogen bond to lambda repressor folding kinetics." Biochemistry 38.21 (May 25, 1999): 6761-6768. Full Text

Beeser, SA, Oas, TG, and Goldenberg, DP. "Determinants of backbone dynamics in native BPTI: cooperative influence of the 14-38 disulfide and the Tyr35 side-chain." J Mol Biol 284.5 (December 18, 1998): 1581-1596. Full Text

Hilser, VJ, Dowdy, D, Oas, TG, and Freire, E. "The structural distribution of cooperative interactions in proteins: analysis of the native state ensemble." Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 95.17 (August 18, 1998): 9903-9908.

Ghaemmaghami, S, Word, JM, Burton, RE, Richardson, JS, and Oas, TG. "Folding kinetics of a fluorescent variant of monomeric lambda repressor." Biochemistry 37.25 (June 23, 1998): 9179-9185. Full Text

Burton, RE, Myers, JK, and Oas, TG. "Protein folding dynamics: quantitative comparison between theory and experiment." Biochemistry 37.16 (April 21, 1998): 5337-5343. Full Text