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Prof. Amedeo Caflisch
Department of Biochemistry
University of Zurich
Winterthurerstr. 190
CH-8057 Zurich
Office: Y44 L 66
Tel.: +41 44 635 5521

Amedeo Caflisch

Amedeo Caflisch studied Theoretical Physics at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich where he graduated in 1991. From 1992 until 1994 he was a postdoctoral fellow in the research group of Prof. Martin Karplus at the Department of Chemistry of Harvard University. Amedeo Caflisch joined the Department of Biochemistry of the University of Zurich in 1995 as a senior research assistant and was appointed assistant professor in 1996. In 2001 he was promoted to Full Professor of Computational Structural Biology at the Department of Biochemistry.
The activities of his research group include the development and application of computational methods to investigate protein folding and aggregation, as well as structure-based drug design.

Amedeo Caflisch is involved in the following lecture series: 
Protein Biophysics (FS) BCH 304; Bioinformatics I (HS) BCH 401.

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