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Synthetic Biology in Cambridge

 

Biography

I am applying computer sciences, theoretical physics and genomics methods to understand mechanistically different aspects of gene regulation (from transcription factor binding to transcription and translation).

Research

Mechanistic understanding of gene regulation; Synthetic Biology; Diffusion of transcription factors; Noise in gene expression

Publications

Key publications: 

(2015). Estimating binding properties of transcription factors from genome-wide binding profiles. Nucleic Acids Research. 43 (1)

(2014). Facilitated diffusion buffers noise in gene expression. Physical Review E. 90 (3)

(2014). Physical constraints determine the logic of bacterial promoter architectures. Nucleic Acids Research. 42 (7)

Lecturer
Dr. Nicolae Radu  Zabet

Contact Details

School of Biological Sciences
University of Essex
Colchester
CO4 3SQ
Email address: 
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