With its roots in classical pharmaceutics, Pharmaceutical Biotechnology focuses on newer macromolecular pharmaceuticals such as proteins and nucleic acids. Especially relevant for vaccines and therapeutic antibodies, this area of study focuses on stability, formulation and targeted delivery.
Research Focus: Exploiting exosome biology
Research Focus: Protein-DNA interactions, transcriptional regulation, and therapeutic macromolecules
Research Focus: Effects of end-user handling on quality of therapeutic proteins
Research Focus: Physical virology
Research Focus: Structure and biophysics of therapeutic proteins, vaccines, and dystrophin proteins