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Tel: 301-594-3122
Email: johnl@niddk.nih.gov
 

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  • HeadProtein Engineering and Chemistry Group, Laboratory of Chemical Physics, NIDDK, NIH 2005-present
  • Research Biologist, Laboratory of Chemical Physics, NIDDK, NIH 1996-2005
  • Staff FellowLaboratory of Cellular and Developmental Biology, NIDDK, NIH 1990-1996
  • FellowDivision of Cancer Biology and Diagnosis, NCI, NIH 1986-1989
 

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    John Louis Medabalimi, Ph.D. (alias: John M. Louis)

    Research Biologist, Office of the Chief, Laboratory of Chemical Physics
    Specialties
    • Chemistry/Chemical Biology
    • Molecular Biology/Biochemistry
    Research Summary/In Plain Language

    Research in Plain Language

    We design, optimize, and develop methods to change proteins and nucleic acids to enable studies of the physical and structural properties that are essential for their function. We study the function of biological molecules, which participate in communication within and between cells, in gene expression and in regulating the replication and spread of viruses.