James J. Collins, Ph.D.

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Professor, Biomedical Engineering
William F. Warren Distinguished Professor
University Professor
The Collins Lab
Wyss Institute, Harvard University
Ph.D., Medical Engineering, University of Oxford
A.B., Physics, College of the Holy Cross
Email: jcollins@bu.edu
Phone: (617) 353-0390
Office: ERB 307

Research Interests

Synthetic biology; systems biology; antibiotics.

Current Research

Dr. Collins’ research group works in synthetic biology and systems biology, with a particular focus on network biology approaches to antibiotic action and bacterial defense mechanisms.


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