University of Dundee

‘Biophysical basis of cellular multi-specificity encoded in a model molecular switch - How does a small GTPase Ran/Gsp1 regulate multiple cellular processes’

Event Date: 
Tuesday, February 4, 2020 - 12:00
Event Location: 
School of Life Sciences, MSI Small Lecture Theatre
Host: 
Dr. Yogesh Kulathu
Professor Tom Owen-Hughes FRSE
Event Speaker: 
Dr Tina Perica
Institution: 
University of California, San Francisco
Event Type: 
Seminar
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Tina graduated from University of Zagreb with a degree in Molecular Biology during which she worked in Ivan Dikic's lab as an undergraduate. Tina did her PhD at MRC-LMB with Sarah Teichmann, working together with Cyrus Chothia and Jane Clarke on the evolution of protein complexes. In 2013 Tina moved to UCSF as a Sir Henry Wellcome Postdoctoral Fellow to work with Tanja Kortemme and Nevan Krogan on the mechanism of functional multi-specificity in a small GTPase switch.