Understanding the Chaperone Code
Our laboratory is centered on understanding the role and regulation of post-translational modifications of the Hsp70 molecular chaperone protein. We are interested in understanding this "Chaperone Code" at both a basic level and in human disease.
Our group is multidisciplinary, integrating biochemistry, biophysics, structural biology and proteomics. We study these chaperone dynamics in a range of systems including bacteria, budding yeast and in cancer cell lines.
Our Research Team
Our team is a vibrant mix of undergraduate and graduate trainees, technicians and post-doctoral researchers who study all aspects of the chaperone code from an evolutionary perspective through to implications for human disease. Interested in joining our team? Please see instructions here.
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