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R. Matthew Fesinmeyer

Graduate Student 1997-2005
rmf at u dot washington dot edu

Research Scientist; Amgen, Inc.

Ph.D. Chemistry, 2005
University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Thesis: Chemical shifts define the structure and folding thermodynamics of polypeptides
M.S. Chemistry, 2001
University of Washington, Seattle, WA
B.S. Chemistry, 1997
University of California, Davis, CA


JM Anderson, B Kier, B Jurban, A Byrne, I Shu, LA Eidenschink, AA Shcherbakov, M Hudson, RM Fesinmeyer, NH Andersen Aryl-Aryl interactions in designed peptide folds: Spectroscopic characteristics and placement issues for optimal structure stabilization. Biopolymers 105 2016 337-356.

NH Andersen, KA Olsen, RM Fesinmeyer, X Tan, FM Hudson, L Eidenschink, SR Farazi Minimization and Optimization of Designed beta-Hairpin Folds Journal of the American Chemical Society 128 2006 6101-6110.

RM Fesinmeyer, FM Hudson, KA Olsen, GWN White, A Euser, NH Andersen Chemical Shifts Provide Fold Populations and Register of β Hairpins and β Sheets Journal of Biomolecular NMR 33 2005 213-231.

KA Olsen, RM Fesinmeyer, JM Stewart, NH Andersen Hairpin Folding Rates Reflect Mutations Within and Remote from the Turn Region Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA 102 2005 15483-15487.

RM Fesinmeyer, ES Peterson, RB Dyer, NH Andersen Studies of helix fraying and solvation using 13C’ isotopomers Protein Science 14 2005 2324-2332.

RB Dyer, SJ Maness, S Franzen, RM Fesinmeyer, KA Olsen, NH Andersen Hairpin Folding Dynamics: The Cold-Denatured State Is Predisposed for Rapid Refolding Biochemistry 44 2005 10406-10415.

RB Dyer, SJ Maness, ES Peterson, S Franzen, RM Fesinmeyer, NH Andersen The Mechanism of Beta-Hairpin Formation Biochemistry 43 2004 11560-11566.

RM Fesinmeyer, FM Hudson, NH Andersen Enhanced Hairpin Stability through Loop Design: The Case of the Protein G B1 Domain Hairpin Journal of the American Chemical Society 126 2004 7238-7243.

GV Nikifororvich, NH Andersen, RM Fesinmeyer, C Frieden Possible Locally Driven Folding Pathways of TC5b, a 20-residue Protein Proteins 52 2003 292-302.

JW Neidigh, RM Fesinmeyer, NH Andersen Designing a 20-Residue Protein Nature Structural Biology 9 2002 425-430.

JH Werner, RB Dyer, RM Fesinmeyer, NH Andersen Dynamics of the Primary Processes of Protein Folding: Helix Nucleation Journal of Physical Chemistry, B 106 2002 487-494.

JW Neidigh, RM Fesinmeyer, KS Prickett, and NH Andersen Exendin-4 and Glucagon-like-peptide-1: NMR Structural Comparisons in the Solution and Micelle-Associated States Biochemistry 40 2001 13188-13200.

NH Andersen, RB Dyer, RM Fesinmeyer, F Gai, Z Liu, JW Neidigh, and H Tong Effect of Hexafluoroisopropanol on the Thermodynamics of Peptide Secondary Structure Formation Journal of the American Chemical Society 121 1999 9879-9880.