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

Fitzgerald, M. C., and L. M. Smith. “Mass spectrometry of nucleic acids: the promise of matrix-assisted laser desorption-ionization (MALDI) mass spectrometry..” Annual Review of Biophysics and Biomolecular Structure, vol. 24, Jan. 1995, pp. 117–40. Epmc, doi:10.1146/annurev.bb.24.060195.001001. Full Text

Shen, C. L., et al. “Effect of acid predissolution on fibril size and fibril flexibility of synthetic beta-amyloid peptide..” Biophysical Journal, vol. 67, no. 3, Sept. 1994, pp. 1238–46. Epmc, doi:10.1016/s0006-3495(94)80593-4. Full Text

Fitzgerald, M. C., et al. “Basic matrices for the matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization mass spectrometry of proteins and oligonucleotides..” Analytical Chemistry, vol. 65, no. 22, Nov. 1993, pp. 3204–11. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ac00070a007. Full Text

Fitzgerald, M. C., et al. “The analysis of mock DNA sequencing reactions using matrix‐assisted laser desorption/ionization mass spectrometry.” Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, vol. 7, no. 10, Jan. 1993, pp. 895–97. Scopus, doi:10.1002/rcm.1290071008. Full Text

Fitzgerald, M. C., et al. “Rapid shotgun cloning utilizing the two base recognition endonuclease CviJI..” Nucleic Acids Research, vol. 20, no. 14, July 1992, pp. 3753–62. Epmc, doi:10.1093/nar/20.14.3753. Full Text

Parr, G. R., et al. “Matrix‐assisted laser desorption/ionization mass spectrometry of synthetic oligodeoxyribonucleotides.” Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, vol. 6, no. 6, Jan. 1992, pp. 369–72. Scopus, doi:10.1002/rcm.1290060603. Full Text

Beeston, R. F., et al. “Ground- and Excited-State Properties of a Photostable Hemicage Ruthenium(II) Polypyridine Complex.” Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 28, no. 23, Nov. 1989, pp. 4187–89. Scopus, doi:10.1021/ic00322a003. Full Text

Dawson, P. E., et al. “Methods for the chemical synthesis and readout of self-encoded arrays of polypeptide analogues.” Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 119, no. 34, Aug. 1997, pp. 7917–27. Scopus, doi:10.1021/ja963122t. Full Text