Structural Biology

Engelman, Donald Max

Research Interests: Helix Interactions; Lipid Bilayers; Membranes; Physical Biochemistry; Protein Folding; Proteins

    Howard, Jonathon

    Research Interests: Motor proteins and the cytoskeleton; Microtubule dynamics and motors; Cell motility; Mitosis; the Axoneme; Neuronal Morphology

    • Office: (203) 432-7245

    Miranker, Andrew D

    Research Interests: Conformational changes in proteins which give rise to a special class of protein complex known as amyloid fibrils

      Modis, Yorgo Eugene

      Research Interests: Bacterial Infections; Biochemistry; Biophysics; Disease Resistance; Immune System; Immune System Disorders; Immunology; Infectious Diseases or Agents; Inflammatory Bowel Disease; Natural Processes Health Safety Medical; Pathogenesis; Receptors; Structural Biology; Structure or Function (Health or Safety or Medical); Vaccine

      • Office: (203) 432-4330
      • Lab: (203) 432-4414

      Moore, Peter B

      Research Interests: RNA Structures

        Pollard, Thomas Dean

        Research Interests: Cytokinesis; cellular motility; role of actin filaments and myosin motors

        • Office: (203) 432-3565
        • Lab: (203) 432-3194

        Pyle, Anna Marie

        Research Interests: Structure and function of catalytic RNA; RNA helicase mechanisms; Computational analysis of RNA structure

        • Office: (203) 432-5633

        Regan, Lynne J

        Research Interests: Mental retardation; Protein-protein interactions; Fragile X Mental Retardation Protein (FMRP); Protein-based nanomaterials

          Schlieker, Christian

          Research Interests: DYT1 Dystonia, Membrane dynamics, Torsin ATPases, Alternative nuclear transport (nuclear egress), Protein quality control, viral pathogenesis

          • Office: (203) 432-5035

          Steitz, Thomas A

          Research Interests: Protein Structure; Proteins and Macromolecules; Protein Nucleic Acid Complexes; X-ray Crystallography

          • Office: (203) 432-5617
          • Lab: (203) 432-5627

          Strobel, Scott A

          Research Interests: Antibiotics; Nucleic Acid Bioorganic Chemistry; Ribosome; Ribozyme; RNA Catalysis; RNA-Protein Interaction; Translation; Riboswitches, Biofuels; Endophytes; Natural Product Discovery

            Wang, Hongwei

            Research Interests: Cryo-electron microscopy; Cytoskeleton dynamics; RNA quality control; RNA interference

              Xiong, Yong

              Research Interests: Innate immune systems; HIV; fatty acid synthase (FAS); polyketide synthase (PKS); Viral vectors

              • Office: (203) 436-2608