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School of the Biological Sciences


Group Leader, Department of Pharmacology

Janet Kumita uses a multidisciplinary approach, including biophysics, cell biology and protein engineering, to study the molecular processes underlying protein self-assembly. Learn more.


Research Areas

Biomolecular condensates
Protein design 
Liquid-liquid phase separation
Protein homeostasis
Neurodegenerative diseases


Protein engineering
Fluorescence microscopy
Fluorescence and CD spectroscopies 
Transmission electron microscopy


Research Theme