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Henry Daniell

Henry Daniell

Pegasus Professor and Trustee Chair, Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences, Molecular Biology and Microbiology, University of Central Florida

Phone: (407) 823-0952

Fax: (407) 823-0956

4000 Central Florida Blvd.
BMS Bldg. 20 Room 336
Orlando, FL 32816


Research Interests:

Henry Daniell was born and educated in India. He moved to the United States as a post-doctoral fellow at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign in 1980. Since then he has served on the faculty of Washington State University, University of Idaho Auburn University and the University of Central Florida (as Pegasus Professor & Trustee Chair). His areas on research interest include DNA replication in chloroplast and mitochondria, identification of new genes in organelle genomes, promiscuous DNA and their evolutionary significance, maternal inheritance, transgene containment, photosynthesis (Rubisco, electron transport), chlorophyll biosynthesis, chloroplast development, in organello protein synthesis, transcription, RNA processing, RNA stability, translation, protein import, proteolysis and regulation of these processes.