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Ricardo Marchante

  • PhD
  • Post-doctoral researcher
  • University of Cologne, CECAD
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Research interests

Protein degradationProteostasisProtein Aggregation

Co-authors (13)

  • Gemma Staniforth
  • Mick Tuite
  • Tarun Singh
  • Tobias von der Haar
  • Dave Beal
  • Daniel Tarrant

Publications (5)

  • The physical dimensions of amyloid aggregates control their infective potential as prion particles

    • Marchante R
    • Beal D
    • Koloteva-Levine N
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  • The relationship between amyloid structure and cytotoxicity.

    • Marshall K
    • Marchante R
    • Xue W
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  • Structural definition is important for the propagation of the yeast [PSI+] prion.

    • Marchante R
    • Rowe M
    • Zenthon J
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  • Probing the role of structural features of mouse PrP in yeast by expression as Sup35-PrP fusions.

    • Jossé L
    • Marchante R
    • Zenthon J
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  • Fungal prions: structure, function and propagation.

    • Tuite M
    • Marchante R
    • Kushnirov V
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Professional experience

Post-doctoral researcher

University of Cologne, CECAD

July 2016 - Present

Post-doctoral research associate

University of Kent

March 2012 - October 2015(4 years)

Education history

PhD in Biochemistry

University of Kent

January 2007 - January 2011(4 years)

Degree in Biology

Centre for Marine and Environmental Research (CIMA) University of Algarve

September 2001 - August 2006(5 years)