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

Ghaemmaghami, S., et al. “A quantitative, high-throughput screen for protein stability..” Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, vol. 97, no. 15, July 2000, pp. 8296–301. Pubmed, doi:10.1073/pnas.140111397. Full Text

Nakhle, B. M., et al. “Identification of an essential backbone amide bond in the folding and stability of a multimeric enzyme.” Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 122, no. 34, 2000.

Winston, R. L., and M. C. Fitzgerald. “Concentration and desalting of protein samples for mass spectrometry analysis..” Analytical Biochemistry, vol. 262, no. 1, Aug. 1998, pp. 83–85. Epmc, doi:10.1006/abio.1998.2754. Full Text

Stamps, S. L., et al. “Characterization of the role of the amino-terminal proline in the enzymatic activity catalyzed by macrophage migration inhibitory factor..” Biochemistry, vol. 37, no. 28, July 1998, pp. 10195–202. Epmc, doi:10.1021/bi9806955. Full Text

Johnson, W. H., et al. “Inactivation of 4-oxalocrotonate tautomerase by 2-oxo-3-pentynoate..” Biochemistry, vol. 36, no. 50, Dec. 1997, pp. 15724–32. Epmc, doi:10.1021/bi971608w. Full Text

Fitzgerald, M. C., et al. “A continuous fluorometric assay for the feline immunodeficiency virus protease..” Analytical Biochemistry, vol. 254, no. 2, Dec. 1997, pp. 226–30. Epmc, doi:10.1006/abio.1997.2407. Full Text

Carrasco, M. R., et al. “Direct monitoring of organic reactions on polymeric supports.” Tetrahedron Letters, vol. 38, no. 36, Sept. 1997, pp. 6331–34. Scopus, doi:10.1016/S0040-4039(97)01456-1. Full Text

Winston, R. L., and M. C. Fitzgerald. “Mass spectrometry as a readout of protein structure and function..” Mass Spectrometry Reviews, vol. 16, no. 4, July 1997, pp. 165–79. Epmc, doi:10.1002/(sici)1098-2787(1997)16:4<165::aid-mas1>3.0.co;2-f. Full Text