I am interested in deciphering the structural basis of protein-protein interactions between HIV protein and host cell proteins. I will be using various structural methods to deepen our understanding of how HIV protein Nef activates Tec family kinases.
B.A. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, The College of Wooster (Wooster, OH), May 2014
PhD Advisor: Dr. Thomas Smithgall
University of Pittsburgh
Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics
533 Bridgeside Point II
450 Technology Dr.
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
email: manish.aryal - AT - pitt.edu
- Fraga D, Aryal M, Hall JE, Rae E, Snider M. Characterization of the arginine kinase isoforms in Caenorhabditis elegans. Comp Biochem Physiol B Biochem Mol Biol 2015; 187:85-101