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Cambridge Infectious Diseases

An Interdisciplinary Research Centre at the University of Cambridge

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Shabih Shakeel

Shabih Shakeel

Postdoctoral Scientist, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology

I am a structural virologist. In past I worked on Picornaviruses structure and assembly. Currently working on E3 ligases.


Departments and Institutes

MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology:

Research Interests

I am a structural virologist. In past I worked on Picornaviruses structure and assembly. Currently working on E3 ligases.

  • Structural and biochemical characterisation of E3 ligases. 
  • RNA-mediated assembly of parechoviruses (University of Helsinki, University of Leeds and University of York) 
  • Picornaviruses entry and assembly (University of Helsinki, Indiana University).

Keywords

  • Virion assembly
  • Molecular Biology
  • Host-Pathogen Interaction
  • Virology
  • Structural Biology
  • Virulence
  • Genome Packaging

Topics

  • Viral encephalitis
  • Foot and Mouth Disease
  • RNA virus
  • Emerging viral diseases
  • Neglected tropical diseases
  • Picornavirus

Equipment

  • X-Ray Crystallography