Publications:


Muth, G.W. and Chihade, J.
"A Streamlined Molecular Biology Module for Undergraduate Biochemistry Labs"
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Education, in press (2008)

Schwinefus, J. J.; *Kuprian, M. J.; *Lamppa, J. W.; *Merker, W. E.; *Dorn, K. N.; Muth, G. W.,
"Human Telomerase RNA Pseudoknot and Hairpin Thermal Stability with Glycine Betaine and Urea: Preferential Interactions with RNA Secondary and Tertiary Structures,"
Biochemistry
, 46, (31), 9068-9079, (2007)

Weinger, J.S.; Kitchen, D.; Scaringe, S.A.; Strobel, S.A.; Muth G.W. 
"Solid phase synthesis and binding affinity of peptidyl transferase transition state mimics containing 2'-OH at P-site position A76,"
Nucleic Acids Research, 32, 4, (2004).

Katunin, V.I.; Muth, G.W.; Strobel, S.A.; Wintermeyer, W.; Rodnina, M.V.
“Important contribution to catalysis of peptide bond formation by a single ionizing group within the ribosome,” 
Molecular Cell, 10, 339-346, (2002).

Trautman, J.; Suarez, A.I.; Tongcharoensirikul, P.; Muth, G.W.; Thompson, C.M. 
"A facile  route to substituted phosphorothionates using dimethyl phosphite,"
Phos. Sulfur Silicon  Relat. Elem., 177, 471-477, (2002).

Strobel, S.A.; Muth, G.W.; Chen, L. 
"Exploring the mechanism of the peptidyl transferase reaction by chemical footprinting," 
Cold Spring Harbor Symposia on Quantitative Biology: The Ribosome, 66, 109-117, (2001).

Muth, G.W.; Chen, L.; Kosek, A.B.; Strobel, S.A.
 "pH dependent conformational flexibility within the ribosomal peptidyl transferase center,"
RNA, 7, 1403-1415, (2001).

Muth, G.W.; Hill, W.E.
"Phenanthroline-Cu(II) cleavage as a probe of rRNA structure,"
 Methods, 23, 218-232, (2001).

Muth, G.W.; Ortoleva-Donnelly, L.; Strobel, S.A. 
"A single adenosine with a neutral pKa in the ribosomal peptidyl transferase center,"
Science, 289, 947-950, (2000).

Muth, G.W.; Hennelly, S.P.; Hill, W.E.
"Using a targeted chemical nuclease to elucidate conformational changes in the E. coli 30S ribosomal subunit,"
Biochemistry, 39, 4068-4074, (2000).

Hill, W.E.; Muth, G.W.; Bullard, J.M.; Hennelly, S.P.; Yuan, J.; Grace, W.T.; Bucklin, D.J.; Van Waes, M.A.; Thompson, C.M. 
"Chemical cleavage as a probe of ribosome structure,"
in The Ribosome: Structure, Function, Antibiotics and Cellular Interactions; Garrett, R.A. ed., ASM Press, Washington D.C., pp. 257-269, (2000).

Muth, G.W.; Hennelly, S.P.; Hill, W.E.
"Positions in the 30S ribosomal subunit proximal to the 790 loop as determined by phenanthroline cleavage,"
RNA, 5, 856-864, (1999).

Muth, G.W.; Thompson, C.M.; Hill, W.E.
"Cleavage of a 23S rRNA pseudoknot by phenanthroline-Cu(II)," 
Nucleic Acids Res., 27, 1906-1911, (1999).

Rodriguez, O.P.; Muth, G.W.; Berkman, C.E.; Kim, K.; Thompson, C.M.
"Inhibition of various  cholinesterases with the enantiomers of malaoxon," 
Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol., 58,  171-176, (1997).

*Congdon, R.W.; *Muth, G.W.; Splittgerber, A.G.
"The binding interaction of coomassie blue with proteins," 
Analytical Biochemistry, 213, 407-413, (1993).


* denotes undergraduate researchers


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