Banafshe Larijani

Ikerbasque Research Professor, UPV/EHU, Biophysics Institute (CSIC-UPV/EHU), PiE

Meet Banafshe

Group leader of Cell Biophysics Laboratory.
Research line: 
Regulation of nuclear envelope dynamics (model for membrane fusion and fission); phosphoinositide dynamics at subcellular compartments, their effect on the regulation of AGC kinases in vivo; oncoprotein activation state determinant and complex formation of growth factor receptors in carcinomas.
Previous research experience as Research Fellow; Imperial College London; Senior Group Leader, London Research Institute, Cancer Research UK.
PhD in Molecular Cell Biology and Biochemistry, 1999, University of Massachusetts at Amherst and Amherst College, USA.