Dr Aruna Asipu

Senior Research Fellow

0113 343 8427

Summary: Dr Aruna Asipu, Senior Research Fellow, Section of Genetics.

Location: Wellcome Trust Brenner Building

Research

Structural and functional aspects of medically important proteins.

Details: Structural and biochemical aspects by generating recombinant human proteins using E.coli expression system. Functional aspects by generating knock out mouse models. Examples: ketohexokinase, a key enzyme in fructose metabolism; and SAMHD1,  a novel regulator in innate immunity.