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Levinger, LouisLevinger, Louis
- Areas of Expertise:
- Molecular Biology
- Nucleic Acid-Protein Interactions
Dr. Levinger studies RNA-Protein interactions using biochemistry and molecular biology. The reaction he investigates is the 3 end processing of tRNA precursors. All RNAs are transcribed as precursors and undergo maturation. Mature tRNAs are essential for protein synthesis. In this research project we construct mutations in both the enzyme and substrate and analyze their effects on this important reaction.
Degree Institution Field Dates PhD University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill Biochemistry 1978 BS Antioch College Biology 1973