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Dr Carlos Penedo-Esteiro

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Dr Carlos Penedo-Esteiro
School of Physics & Astronomy
University of St Andrews
North Haugh
St Andrews KY16 9SS
Scotland, UK

E-mail addresses are completed by adding "@st-andrews.ac.uk" to the prefix given. The external dialing code for internal phone numbers is: 01334 46(####) where "####" is the internal number.

Room 285
Phone 3106
Lab 268
Lab Phone
e-mail jcp10

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Recent publications:

Shaw, ES, McCluskey, K, Lafontaine, DA & Penedo, C 2014, ' Fluorescence tools to investigate riboswitch structural dynamics ' Biochimica et Biophysica Acta-Gene regulatory mechanisms , vol 1839, no. 10.
Cameron, RT, Quinn, SD, Cairns, LS, MacLeod, R , Samuel, IDW , Smith, BO , Penedo, C & Baillie, GS 2014, ' The phosphorylation of Hsp20 enhances its association with amyloid-? to increase protection against neuronal cell death ' Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience , vol 61, pp. 46-55.
Craggs, TD , Brenlla, A , Hutton, RD , White, MF & Penedo, C 2014, ' Single-molecule characterization of Fen1 and Fen1/PCNA complexes acting on flap substrates ' Nucleic Acids Research , vol 42, no. 3, pp. 1857-1872.
Freire, S, Rodriguez-Prieto, F, Rios-Rodriguez, MC , Penedo, C , Al-Soufi, W & Novo, M 2014, ' Towards ratiometric sensing of amyloid fibrils in vitro ' Chemistry - A European Journal .
Shaw, ES, St-Pierre, P, McCluskey, K, Lafontaine, DA & Penedo, C 2014, ' Using smFRET and denaturants to reveal folding landscapes ' Methods In Enzymology , vol 549, pp. 313-341.

Current PhD Projects offered:

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  • Single-molecule TIRF and FCS spectroscopy of protein-lipid interactions involved in Alzheimer's disease
  • Single Molecule Spectroscopy of Semiconducting Polymers