Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Department of Biology
Courses Taught at Fredonia
Biochemistry Lab Images of student's lysozyme crystals
Structure determination of RNA and DNA structures using NMR and molecular modeling. Binidng of metal ions and metal containing ligands to DNA and RNA
del Mundo IM, Siters KE, Fountain MA, Morrow JR. "Structural basis for bifunctional zinc(II) macrocyclic complex recognition of thymine bulges in DNA." Inorg Chem. 2012 May 7;51(9):5444-57.
delMundo, I. M.; Fountain, M. A.; Morrow, J. R. “Recognition of Thymine in DNA Bulges by a Zn(II) Macrocyclic Complex”, Chem. Comm. 2011, 47,8566-8568
Parkesh R, Fountain M, Disney M.D. ”NMR spectroscopy and molecular dynamics simulation of r(CCGCUGCGG)₂reveal a dynamic UU internal loop found in myotonic dystrophy type 1”, Biochemistry. 2011, 50(5), 599-601.
Escudier, J. M.; Dupouy, C.; Fountain, M. A.; Del Mundo I. M. A.; Jacklin, E. M.; Morrow, J. R. “Synthesis and Luminescence Properties of a Trinucleotide Europium(III) Complex Conjugate”, Org. Biomolec. Chem. 2009, 7, 3251-3257.