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User:Warren Wakarchuk

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  • Currently Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta.
  • Previously Professor of Biochemistry, Department of Chemistry and Biology, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario
  • Principal Research Officer at the NRC 1994-2012 working on GT42, GT52, GT38, GT29, and GH6
  • Research associate at NRC 1990-1994 working on GH11 structure-function as part of PENCE
  • Postdoctoral work with Steve Withers UBC, 1989-90
  • Postdoctoral work with Christoph Beck in Germany 1987-89
  • PhD with Dr. Tony Warren, UBC, working on the cloning and characterization of ABG (GH1 beta-glucosidase)
  • MSc with Dr. Bob Miller working on cellulase cloning from Cellulomonas fimi.

CAZyme Protein structures I have contributed to:

  • GH11 from Bacillus circulans
  • GH101 from Streptococcue pneumoniae
  • GT8 from Neisseria meningitidis
  • GT42 from Campylobacter jejuni
  • GT52 from Neisseria meningitidis
  • GT29 from Sus scrofa
  • GT38 from Mannheimia hemolytica A2