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Geoffrey Shimberg

Awards and Honors

NIH CBI Fellowship Award 2016-2017

University of Maryland Baltimore School of Pharmacy Pharmaceutical Sciences Fellowship Award 2015-2016

Research Interests

Zinc Transporters, Metalloproteins


Shimberg, G.D., Ok, K, Splan, K, Michel, S.L.J. Cu(I) disrupts the Structure and Function of the Non-Classical Zinc Finger Protein Tristetraprolin (TTP), Inorganic Chemistry, 2017, 56 (12), 6838-6848

Raibaut, L., Vasseu, W., Shimberg, G.D., Saint-Pierre, C., Ravant, J., Michel, S.L.J., Seneque, O, Synthetic Luminescent Proteins: Bioinspired Sensor for Selective Time-Resolved Detection of AU-rich elements of messenger RNA, Chemical Sciences, 2017, 8 (2), 1658-1664

Shimberg, G. D.; Michalek, J. L.; Oluyadi, A. A.; Rodrigues, A. V.; Zucconi, B. E.; Neu, H. M.; Ghosh, S.; Sureschandra, K.; Wilson, G. M.; Stemmler, T. L.; Michel, S. L., Cleavage and polyadenylation specificity factor 30: An RNA-binding zinc-finger protein with an unexpected 2Fe-2S cluster. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 2016, 113 (17), 4700-5.

Shimberg, G. D.; Pritts, J. D.; Michel, S. L. J., Iron–Sulfur Clusters in Zinc Finger Proteins. In Meth. Enzymol., Academic Press: 2018