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John Cort

Graduate Student 1991-1997

Ph.D. Chemistry, 1997
University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Thesis: Peptide and Protein Structure in Aqueous Hexafluoroisopropanol: I. Monomeric and Beta-Aggregate Forms of Human Amylin. II. Cold Denaturation of Alpha-Helices.
B.A. Chemistry, 1991
Williams College, Williamstown, MA


JR Cort, Z Liu, GM Lee, KNL Huggins,S Janes, K Prickett and NH Andersen Solution state structures of human pancreatic amylin and pramlintide Protein Engineering, Design and Selection 22 2009 497-513.

JR Cort and NH Andersen Formation of a Molten-Globule-Like State of Myoglobin in Aqueous Hexafluoroisopropanol Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications 233 1997 687-691.

NH Andersen, JR Cort, Z Liu, S Sjoberg, and H Tong Cold Denaturation of Monomeric Peptide Helices Journal of the American Chemical Society 118 1996 10309-10310.

JR Cort, Z Liu, GM Lee, SM Harris, KS Prickett, LSL Gaeta, and NH Andersen b-Structure in Human Amylin and Two Designer b-Peptides: CD and NMR Spectroscopic Comparisons Suggest Soluble b-Oligomers and the Absence of Significant Populations of b-Strand Dimers Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications 204 1994 1088-1095.