Nikolay G Kolev, PhD

Research Scientist in Microbial Diseases

Research Interests

Gene Expression Regulation; RNA Processing, Post-Transcriptional; Trypanosoma brucei brucei; Trypanosoma brucei gambiense; Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense

Research Organizations

School of Public Health: Epidemiology of Microbial Diseases: Vector-borne | Tschudi Lab

Research Summary

The primary focus of Dr. Kolev’s research is the molecular mechanism governing the development of the protozoan parasite Trypanosoma brucei to its infectious metacyclic form, responsible for the transmission of African sleeping sickness and related diseases from the tsetse fly vector to the mammalian host.

Selected Publications

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