Claude Meares

Position Title
Professor of Chemistry

190A Chemistry Building

Specialties / Focus

  • Molecular Medicine


  • 1972 PhD Chemistry Stanford University
  • 1968 BS Chemistry University of North Carolina


Corneillie TM, Lee KC, Whetstone PA, Wong JP, Meares CF. Irreversible Engineering of the Multielement-Binding Antibody 2D12.5 and Its Complementary Ligands. Bioconjugate Chem. 2004 Nov-Dec;15(6):1392-402.

Corneillie, Todd M.; Fisher, Andrew J.; Meares, Claude F.. Crystal Structures of Two Complexes of the Rare-Earth-DOTA-Binding Antibody 2D12.5: Ligand Generality from a Chiral System. Journal of the American Chemical Society 125(49), 15039-15048 (2003).

Marr MT, Datwyler SA, Meares CF and JW Roberts. 2001. Inaugural Article: Restructuring of an RNA polymerase holoenzyme elongation complex by lambdoid phage Q proteins. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 98(16):8972-8978

Chmura AJ, Orton MS and FC Meares. 2001. Antibodies with infinite affinity. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 98(15):8480-8484

Datwyler SA and CF Meares. 2000. Protein-protein interactions mapped by artificial proteases: where s factors bind to RNA polymerase. Trends in Biochemical Sciences. 25:408-414