Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Infectious Disease

Senior Wellcome Trust Fellow and Proleptic Reader



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Mini CV

1998-2001: BA in Biological Sciences, Oxford University

2002-2006: PhD at the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge.

2006-2008: Postdoc at the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge. 

2009-2012: Postdoc at Birkbeck College, London. 

2013-2018: Wellcome Trust Career Development Fellow, Imperial College.

Current: Wellcome Trust Senior Research Fellow, Imperial College.


Selected Publications

Journal Articles

Liu J, Noel J, Low HH, 2018, Structural basis for membrane tethering ­by a bacterial dynamin-like pair, Nature Communications, Vol:9, ISSN:2041-1723, Pages:1-12

Bohuszewicz O, Low HH, 2018, Structure of a mitochondrial fission dynamin in the closed conformation, Nature Structural and Molecular Biology, Vol:25, ISSN:1545-9985, Pages:722-731

Low HH, Gubellini F, Rivera-Calzada A, et al., 2014, Structure of a Type IV secretion system, Nature, Vol:508, ISSN:0028-0836, Pages:550-553

Low HH, Sachse C, Amos LA, et al., 2009, Structure of a Bacterial Dynamin-like Protein Lipid Tube Provides a Mechanism For Assembly and Membrane Curving, Cell, Vol:139, ISSN:0092-8674, Pages:1342-1352

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