Sherwood Casjens, PhD portrait
  • Adjunct Professor, Biology
  • Professor, Pathology

Research Keywords

  • molecular motor
  • Virus Assembly
  • Prophage
  • Procapsid
  • Plasmid
  • Lyme Disease
  • Hairpin Telomere
  • Genomics
  • Genome Evolution
  • DNA packaging
  • DNA injection
  • Comparative Genomics
  • Borrelia Burgdorferi
  • Bacteriophage
  • Modular evolution of bacteriophage genomes
  • Genome structure and replication of the Lyme disease causing bacteria, Borrelia burgdorferi
  • Genetic control of the assembly of virus particles

Languages

  • English, fluent.