Fred Keeley
PhD
Professor
Contact information
The Hospital for Sick Children
88 Elm St.
Toronto
Ontario
M5G 1X8
Phone: 416-813-6704
Fax: 416-813-7480
Research location: The Hospital for Sick Children/Research Institute
Primary Research Area: Cardiovascular
Secondary Research Area: Molecular & Cell Biology
Research Statement:

Role of sequence and domain arrangement of tropoelastin in assembly of the elastic matrix.  Self-alignment and polymeric assembly of recombinant human elastin and other elastin-like proteins. Sequence/structure/function and evolutionary relationships between elastins and elastin-like proteins in cartilage and other matrix proteins of lower vertebrates and invertebrates.