5th International Conference on Parasitology & Microbiology
National Institute of Immunology, India
Vidya Raghunathan completed her Ph.D in Chemistry from Princeton University USA and has been working in the National Institute of Immunology since 1991. She is currently the head of her laboratory working on the metabolic aspects of Leishmania from the perspective of structural biology of some key proteins. She has trained many students in her laboratory and is part of the mentorship programme in NII.
Abstract : Theoretical model of the structure of Glycolytic enzyme, Phosphoglycerate kinase C from Leishmania mexicana; transition from a continuous to discontinuous Helix at the C-terminus and the role of GXXXG motif