Structural biology

PhD student working in a greenhouse

Research structural biology in the Nottingham BBSRC DTP

Structural biology focusses on the architecture and shape of biological macromolecules, especially those of proteins and nucleic acids. This research area will include studies into how the primary structure of a protein molecule defines its tertiary structure, the analysis of quaternary structure, protein structure and structural bioinformatics and protein interactions. Other subject matter includes studies on the structure of viruses, structural genomics and protein engineering.

How to apply

Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Doctoral Training Programme

The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

Tel: +44 (0) 115 8466946