P. Shing Ho

P. Shing Ho

P. Shing Ho is a professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. His research focuses on how DNA structures affect their genomic function, and more recently, on using halogen bonds to control molecular structure for bioengineering and ligand binding in rational drug design. His research uses x-ray crystallography, computational biology, biochemistry and bioinformatics.

Ho has received several awards, including the James A. Shannon Director’s Award from the National Institute of Health, the Discovery Award from the Medical Research Foundation of Oregon and the Scholarship Impact Award from Colorado State University.

Ho earned his Ph.D. from Northwestern University and is a Fellow with the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry.



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