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School of the Biological Sciences



Shield Professor of Pharmacology, Department of Pharmacology 

Mark Howarth's research develops new approaches for disease prevention and therapy. By engineering and evolving proteins and cellular systems, his projects range from fundamental analysis of protein interactions through to clinical application. Learn more.


Research Areas

Protein engineering
Directed evolution
Vaccine design
Antibody-like scaffolds


Protein design
Phage display
Fluorescence microscopy
Cell sorting


Research Theme