Bentley Fane

Bentley Fane

Professor

Degree(s)

  • B.Sc., Russian Language and Literature, Brandeis University
  • Ph. D., Biology (Protein Folding), Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Post-doctoral fellow, Virus Assembly, University of California, San Diego
Research

Taking biophysical, biochemical, genetic and evolutionary approaches, we endeavor to elucidate the molecular mechanism involved in viral DNA translocation and particle morphogenesis with single-stranded DNA Microviruses.

Interests

Virus structure and morphogenesis
Virus and protein evolution

Teaching

Microbial Physiology