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Sapir Ofer


Tel.: 0044 20 7679 3899

Scientific interests

My research focus lies on archaeal histones, their interaction with DNA and the effect they exert on transcription.

To study this, I am using a multidisciplinary approach combining biochemistry, biophysics, structural biology and single molecule studies.


Education

2012-2013: Placement student, Division of Molecular Structure, MRC National Institute for Medical Research, London, UK. Research project in the group of Dr Steve Smerdon working on the BRCA1-A complex.

2010-2014: BSc (Hons) Molecular Biology, University College London. Final year research project in the group of Professor Geraint Thomas working on Arf6 GTPase.


Awards

Best oral presentation prize at ISMB retreat, 2017 .


Link to the publications