Jesse Fox, Ph.D.

Biological Sciences 2016

Area of Doctoral Study: Biological Sciences

Undergraduate Institute: North Carolina A&T University

Research Advisor: Lasse Lindahl, Ph.D.

Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, The Henry M. Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine

Description of Research

Using an inducible system I am looking at how the ribosomal proteins are assembled into the ribsosome. Also, post-translational modifications of ribosomal proteins and whether or not their dynamic nature can have an effect on the function of the ribosome.