I'm a protein biochemist and have experience with over ten different classes of enzymes and proteins. I have developed many enzyme activity assays and solved several x-ray protein crystal structures. I am excited to pass my knowledge by mentoring students and other researchers.
Adair Borges, Atanas Radkov, and Peter S. Thuy-Boun
Published: Dec 19, 2022
This pub details a process for phage amplification and concentration, DNA extraction, and HPLC and MS analysis of phage nucleosides. We optimized the approach with model phages known to use non-canonical nucleosides in their DNA, but plan to apply it for other phages.
Prachee Avasthi, Cameron Dale MacQuarrie, and Atanas Radkov
Published: Mar 29, 2023
Treating P. tricornutum cells with serine endopeptidases or certain cytoskeletal inhibitors induces the formation of cell wall-free protoplasts and suggests a novel role for actin and myosin in preventing protoplast formation.