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Your Environment. Your Health.

Molecular Basis of Allergies

NIEHS Speakers Bureau — Topics NIEHS Staff Can Speak On

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Alexander Foo

Alexander Foo, Ph.D.

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Alex is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at NIEHS, where he uses chemistry, biochemistry, and physics techniques to study how proteins work at the molecular level. In particular his research focuses on understanding allergies – why do some proteins consistently give rise to allergic diseases, whereas others do not, and how can we use this to design new medical treatments and therapies?

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Our speakers can travel up to 50 miles from the NIEHS campus in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. Please allow at least four weeks to make arrangements.

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