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School of the Biological Sciences




Sir Henry Dale Fellow, Department of Biochemistry

Alex Borodavka studies how rotaviruses select the right gene segments by exploring their individual structures and how they interact with each other, using a combination of single-molecule fluorescence techniques, RNA imaging and structure probing. Learn more


Research Areas

Viruses, RNA Biology
Liquid-liquid phase separation
RNA folding
RNA chaperones


Quantitative imaging
Single-molecule fluorescence spectroscopy
Super-resolution imaging
Classical and molecular virology

Areas for Collaboration

Single-molecule fluorescence spectroscopy

Research Theme

   Infection and Immunity