Focus at NTx
RNA design, RNA synthesis and manufacturing, mRNA stability and translation strategies; Board Director (Canada)
I am a professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at UBC. I completed my PhD at Northwestern University and a postdoctoral fellow at Stanford University. I joined UBC in 2006. I am a leading expert in mRNA translational control mechanisms, with emphasis on viral internal ribosome entry site mechanisms.
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