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School of the Biological Sciences


Senior Lecturer, Department of Pathology

Colin Crump's laboratory studies the assembly and egress of viruses with a focus on the cellular mechanisms utilised and modified by viruses during their replication. primarily two families of important human pathogens: herpesviruses and polyomaviruses. Learn more


Research Areas

Cell biology
Virus-cell interactions
Imaging viruses
Virus assembly and egress
Virus immune evasion


High resolution cell and virus imaging
Virus reverse genetics
Cell line forward genetic screens
Protein-protein interactions

Areas for Collaboration

In vivo pathogenesis models

Research Themes