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 The Melacini Research Group 

Protein NMR: Structure, Dynamics and Interactions

Our research focuses mainly on signaling, kinases, and intrinsically disordered proteins (IDPs). Kinases and IDPs play a critical role in cancer and neurodegeneration.


Are you interested in?

  • Protein-ligand interactions

  • Allosteric Networks

  • Structure-function relationships 

  • Signaling pathways

  • Amyloid formation

Why the Melacini Group?

  • Hands-on experience in multiple biophysical characterization techniques

  • Excellent interdisciplinary training opportunities at the interface between biology and chemistry.

  • Privileged access to cutting-edge instruments such as high-field 700 and 850 MHz NMR spectrometers and world-class facilities (BI and CMCB)

  • A chance to publish in reputable, internationally recognized journals

  • Opportunities to present your work at national and international conferences

  • Job prospects in industry, academia, and government. Read more

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