Selected Publications, Articles & Presentations


  • L.A. Brammer, B. Bolduc, J.L. Kass, K.M. Felice, C.J. Noren, M. Fitzsimons Hall. “A Target-Unrelated Peptide in an M13 Phage Display Library Traced to an Advantageous Mutation in the Gene II Ribosome-binding Site.” Anal. Biochem. 2008, 373, 88-98.
  • M. Fitzsimons Hall, C.J. Noren, F.B. Perler and I. Schildkraut. “Creation of an Artificial Bifunctional Intein by Grafting a Homing Endonuclease into a Mini-intein.” J. Mol. Biol. 2002, 323, 173-179.
  • K.D. Copeland, M.P. Fitzsimons, R.P. Houser, and J.K. Barton. “DNA Hydrolysis and Oxidative Cleavage by Metal-Binding Peptides Tethered to Rhodium Intercalators.” Biochemistry 2002, 41, 343-356.
  • R.P. Houser, M.P. Fitzsimons and J.K. Barton. “Metal-Dependent Intramolecular Chiral Induction: The Zn2+ Complex of an Ethidium-Peptide Conjugate.” Inorg. Chem. 1999, 38, 1368-1370.
  • M.P. Fitzsimons and J.K. Barton. “The Design of a Synthetic Nuclease: DNA Hydrolysis by a Zinc-binding Peptide Tethered to a Rhodium Intercalator.” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1997, 119, 3379-80.


  • Marilena F. Hall and Barbara Anzivino, “Extending Guided-Inquiry Experiments to Research Proposals in General Chemistry.” Lecture as part of Center for Workshops in the Chemical Sciences (CWCS) symposium: Promoting Innovation in Chemical Education Through Workshops and Community Building. 233rd American Chemical Society National Meeting, March 2007.
  • “Characterization of a Target-unrelated Peptide in the Ph.D.-7 Phage Display Library.” Invited lecture as part of the Phage Display of Proteins and Peptides Course, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, November 12, 2006.