Biophysical and Structural Biology

Working at the interface of biophysics and structural biology, MCB faculty seek to understand the fundamental principles governing protein and cellular functions as well as design principles that can be exploited for synthetic biology and next generation therapeutics.

Model Curricula

winter

CONJ 544
Protein Structure, Modification and Regulation

CONJ 524
Structural basis of Signal Transduction

spring

BSTR 590
Cryo-electron microscopy of biological macromolecules and complexes

MCB 543
Logic Constructs and Methodologies of Biological Research

NEURO 557, PBIO 557
Ion Channel Gating