Research DirectorInstitute of Molecular and Cell Biology
Robert Robinson obtained his PhD degree in structural biology from University of Oxford, UK. In 2001, Bob was appointed as a Senior Lecturer at Uppsala University, Sweden, and in 2003 became an EMBO Young Investigator. Bob joined A*STAR’s Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology (IMCB) as a Principal Investigator in 2005 and became a Research Director at the institute in 2011. He recently moved to Okayama University, Japan.
Mutations accelerating the degradation of the protein gelsolin are responsible for amyloid plaque buildup in
A*STAR researchers have figured out the detailed structure of a type of protein filament responsible