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Department of Chemistry and Biology


Dr. Michael F. Olson



Dr. Michael F. Olson


BSc (University of Alberta); PhD (University of Toronto); PDF (University College London, UK); PDF (Institute of Cancer Research, London UK)

Teaching Interests:

Cell biology, biochemistry, molecular biology, cell signalling, cancer, drug discovery.

Research Interests:

How do cells dynamically regulate the actin-myosin cytoskeleton to control their shape, adhesion, migration, proliferation and survival, and how does cytoskeleton regulation change in cancer.


Office: VIC 712


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