David Baker, Ph.D.

David Baker is a Professor of Biochemistry, Director of the Institute for Protein Design, Investigator of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, and adjunct professor of Genome Sciences, Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science, and Physics at the University of Washington. His research group is focused on the prediction and design of macromolecular structures, interactions and functions. He is a member of the National Academy of Sciences and the American Academy of Sciences. His research group is a world leader in computational protein design and protein structure prediction. Dr. Baker received his Ph.D. in Biochemistry at the University of California, Berkeley in the laboratory of Randy Schekman (Nobel Prize recipient in 2013) and has published more than 400 peer-reviewed publications.  Dr. Baker is renowned in the field of protein design and protein structure prediction.

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