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Sidney Altman

Professor Emeritus of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology

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Sidney Altman


Studies of the function and structure of ribonuclease P in bacteria and human cells.


  • Computational Modeling of Surface Structures
    United Kingdom 2008
    Professor Altman is collaborating on computational modeling of surface structures. This collaboration brings together the extensive experimental expertise at Yale with the University of Warwick's experience in computational work.
  • Oxide Surface Chemistry
    Japan 2008
    Professor Altman oversees a collaborative effort on oxide surface chemistry. The samples are fabricated at Yale and then characterized in Japan using techniques complementary to those available at Yale.

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