Karsten Melcher is an Assistant Professor and Head of the Laboratory of Structural Biology AND Biochemistry at the Van Andel Research Institute in Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA. He earned his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Tübingen, Germany, after which he was a postdoc at UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, USA. He has been an Independent Investigator at the University of Ulster in Coleraine, UK, and at Goethe University in Frankfurt, Germany. Dr. Melcher’s areas of expertise are X-ray crystallography, plant hormone signaling, transcriptional regulation, yeast genetics, and protein kinases.
Biography Updated on 26 December 2012