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Bhushan, Shashi

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Bhushan, Shashi

Bhushan, Shashi
Assistant Professor

Office: 03s-51
Telephone: 6592 7911
Email: SBhushan@ntu.edu.sg
Website: http://www.ntu.edu.sg/home/sbhushan/bhushanlab.html

 

Education

  • PhD (Biochem) Stockholm University 2007
  • MSc University of Roorkee 1998
  • BSc Chaudhary Charan Singh University 1996

Biography

    Professional Experience

  • Junior Group Leader, DFG Research Center for Experimental Biomedicine, University of Wuerzburg, Germany
  • Postdoctoral Studies, Gene Center, LMU Munich, Germany

Research Interests

We are interested in determining 3D structures of macromolecular protein complexes to understand their function and mechanism. We employ Cryo-Electron Microscopy with single particle reconstruction as our main tool for structural determination. Our laboratory is equipped with advanced Electron Microscopes and high speed computing clusters for routine single particle reconstruction work. We are mainly interested in following research areas:

  1. Protein translocation across cellular membranes
  2. Co-translational protein folding
  3. Protein secretion
  4. Translational stalling and regulation