Imperial College London

DrMorganBeeby

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Life Sciences

Senior Lecturer
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 5251m.beeby Website

 
 
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Location

 

502Sir Ernst Chain BuildingSouth Kensington Campus

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Summary

 

Summary

We are interested in how the molecular machinery of the cell assembles, functions, and evolves. To tackle this problem we use electron cryo-tomography, a technique that enables us to visualize this machinery inside living cells -- to resolutions capable of discerning individual proteins.

I am co-director of the Department of Life Science's MRes in Structural Molecular Biology. Please click here for more details.

Please visit our lab website!


 

Publications

Journals

Beeby M, 2019, Evolution of a family of molecular Rube Goldberg contraptions, Plos Biology, Vol:17, ISSN:1544-9173

Ferreira JL, Gao FZ, Rossmann FM, et al., γ-proteobacteria eject their polar flagella under nutrient depletion, retaining flagellar motor relic structures, Plos Biology, ISSN:1544-9173

Nguyen LT, Oikonomou CM, Ding HJ, et al., 2019, Simulations suggest a constrictive force is required for Gram-negative bacterial cell division, Nature Communications, Vol:10, ISSN:2041-1723

Thomson NM, Ferreira JL, Matthews-Palmer TR, et al., 2018, Giant flagellins form thick flagellar filaments in two species of marine gamma-proteobacteria, Plos One, Vol:13, ISSN:1932-6203

Thomson NM, Rossmann FM, Ferreira JL, et al., 2018, Bacterial Flagellins: Does Size Matter?, Trends in Microbiology, Vol:26, ISSN:0966-842X, Pages:575-581

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