Dr. Christopher Nicchitta Duke University Medical Center, USA1 Talk
Christopher Nicchitta completed his PhD work at the University of Pennsylvania with Dr. John R. Williamson and postdoctoral training with Dr. Gunter Blobel, at the Rockefeller University. He was an Assistant Research Professor at Rockefeller University before assuming an independent position at Duke University School of Medicine. Dr. Nicchitta has... read morea long standing interest in endoplasmic reticulum function and in mechanisms of protein synthesis compartmentalization. Current interests have extended to investigations into the role of mRNA localization to the ER in determining genome-wide patterns of protein expression and ER molecular chaperone biology.