Jake M Peterson

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PhD student
Moss Lab

Current interests include:
RNA structure/function within human-host pathogens (ScanFold, Infernal, BLAST, MAFFT, VARNA)
RNA-small molecule binding via virtual screening (ICM PocketFinder, UCSF DOCK 6, ZINC15)
RNA modeling (SimRNA, RNAComposer, UCSF Chimera)
RNA-only cryo-electron microscopy
Coding for bioinformatics/structure analysis (Python)

Area of Expertise: 
Biochemistry
Noncoding RNA discovery; RNA structure and function
Molecular models
Education: 
B.S., Chemistry, United States Naval Academy
Contact
(515) 294-6214
2214 Molecular Biology Building,
Ames,
IA
50014