Marlene Belfort

Marlene Belfort

Distinguished Professor, Senior Advisor of The RNA Institute
School of Public Health
Department of Biomedical Sciences
Department of Biological Sciences
The RNA Institute

PhD, University of California Irvine

Dr. Marlene Belfort

The Belfort Lab Website

Areas of Interest

  • Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
  • Regulation of Gene Expression
  • Biology of Introns
  • Structure and function of inteins and their use in biotechnology
  • Small RNA (sRNA) regulation of genes in E. coli and Mycobacteria
  • Introns and inteins in biotechnology and infectious disease