Structural Biology

Structural Biology

Antimalarial drug bound to the malaria parasite’s protein factory
The Structural Biology division is interested in discovering new medicines through studies of the three-dimensional structure of large biological molecules that are either targets for drugs or potential therapeutic agents.

Health impact

Cancers: bowel cancer, brain cancer, leukaemia, lymphoma, myeloma, myeloproliferative disorders

Immune disorders: type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes

Infectious disease: malaria

Other areas: heart disease and stroke, neurodegenerative disease

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Division heads

Associate Professor Matthew Call

Associate Professor Peter Czabotar

Lab heads

Dr Jeff Babon

Professor Antony Burgess

Dr Melissa Call

Professor Peter Colman

Dr Jacqui Gulbis

Associate Professor Mike Lawrence

Division coordinator

Amanda Voudouris