WOLFGANG PETI

The focus of my research group is to understand the molecular mechanisms that regulates signalling enzymes. We combine the information derived from biomolecular NMR spectroscopy, X-ray crystallography, and additional biophysical techniques, such as ITC, DSC, Biacore, and CD spectroscopy. Enzymes of key interests are ser/thr protein phosphatases (PP1, PP2B), tyr phosphatases and ser/thr kinases, especially MAP Kinases. Furthermore, my research group is pursuing an molecular understanding for the formation of bacterial biofilms.

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Biography

1992 – 1998 Diploma Magister rer. nat, Chemistry, summa cum laude, University of Vienna, Austria (Advisor Dr.Dr. B.K. Keppler)

1998 – 2001 Ph.D., Chemistry, summa cum laude, J.-W.-G. University Frankfurt, Germany (Advisor Dr. C. Griesinger)

2001 – 8/2004 Research Associate, The Scripps Research Institute, USA (Advisor Dr. K. Wüthrich)

9/2004 – 6/2010 Assistant Professor, MPPB, Brown University, USA

7/2006 – 8/2010 MPP Graduate Program Director, Brown University, USA

7/2007 – 6/2010 Manning Assistant Professor, MPPB, Brown University, USA

7/2008 – 6/2010 Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Brown University, USA

7/2010 – present Associate Professor (tenure) of Medical Science, Brown University, USA
7/2010 – present Associate Professor (tenure) of Chemistry, Brown University, USA
7/2012 – present Director Structural Biology Core Facility, Brown University, USA

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WOLFGANG PETI, Ph.D., University of Frankfurt Germany, 2001
Associate Professor of Medical Science
Bio Med Molecular Pharmacology, Physiology & Biotechnology
Phone: +1 401 863 6084
Phone 2: +1 401 863 6109
E-mail: Wolfgang_Peti@brown.edu

Wolfgang Peti's Brown Research URL:
http://research.brown.edu/myresearch/Wolfgang_Peti

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