Professor Stephen Harrison ForMemRS

The Giovanni Armenise-Harvard Professorship in Basic Biomedical Sciences Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Professor Stephen Harrison ForMemRS

Harrison determined the first structure of an intact virus particle. He has made pioneering contributions to a range of fundamental problems, most notably through his studies of virus structure and the mechanisms of viral entry and assembly, and also through his crystallographic analyses of protein/DNA complexes. In doing so, he has also contributed to major technical advances for the determination of large macromolecular structures.

Virus structure, from crystals to cells (MP3)

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