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Lewis, Leslie

Lewis, Leslie

Curriculum Vitae

Professor Emeritus

Phone: 718-262-2700
Office Location: AC-4E03


Degree Institution Field Dates
PhD  Columbia University  Genetics   
MS  University of Toronto  Genetics   
BS  University of Toronto  Botany   

Mechanistic studies of transposition in the IS3 family of Insertion sequences. We are exploring a new model of DNA/Protein interaction that may explain the basis of two intrinsically different complexes that are an essential part of the unique transposition pathway which we have described in this group of transposable elements.