Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Rebecca Craven, MS, PhD

Rebecca Craven, MS, PhD

Professor Emeritus, Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Scientific Program:Mechanisms of Carcinogenesis

Research Interests

  • Rous sarcoma virus
  • Capsid
  • Capsid Proteins
  • Proteins
  • Virion
  • gag Gene Products
  • Retroviridae
  • Mutation
  • Viruses
  • Pseudomonas aeruginosa
  • Peptides
  • In Vitro Techniques

Recent Publications


Carmichael, JC, Yokota, H, Craven, RC, Schmitt, A & Wills, JW 2018, 'The HSV-1 mechanisms of cell-to-cell spread and fusion are critically dependent on host PTP1B', PLoS pathogens, vol. 14, no. 5, e1007054.


Jeon, J, Qiao, X, Hung, I, Mitra, AK, Desfosses, A, Huang, D, Gorkov, PL, Craven, RC, Kingston, RL, Gan, Z, Zhu, F & Chen, B 2017, 'Structural model of the tubular assembly of the rous sarcoma virus capsid protein', Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 139, no. 5, pp. 2006-2013.

Clinical Trials Search

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