Kathryn Lanier

Southern Research

Ph.D. Biochemistry, May 2017,Georgia Institute of Technology B.S. Chemistry, May 2012, Georgia Southern University

Research Interests: 

Ancient Evolution of Ribosome and RNA Folding

Selected publications: 

Lanier, KA, Petrov, AS, and Williams, LD (2017) "The Central Symbiosis of Molecular Biology”, Mol. Biol. Evol. 10.1007/s00239-017-9804-x

Lanier, KA, P., R, Schneider, DM, and Williams, LD (2017) "Ageless Interactions; Ribosomal RNA and Ribosomal Proteins", Biophys. J. 10.1016/j.bpj.2017.04.007

Kovacs, NA, Petrov, AS, Lanier, KA, and Williams, LD (2017) "Frozen in Time: The History of Proteins", Mol. Biol. Evol. 10.1093/molbev/msx1086.

Lanier, KA, and Williams, LD (2017) "The Origin of Life: Models and Data", J. Mol. Evol. 84, 85-92.

Lanier, KA, Athavale, SS, Petrov, AS, Wartell, R, and Williams, LD (2016) "Imprint of Ancient Evolution on rRNA Folding", Biochemistry 55, 4603-4613.

Petrov, AS, Gulen, B, Norris, AM, Kovacs, NA, Bernier, CR, Lanier, KA, Fox, GE, Harvey, SC, Wartell, RM, Hud, NV, and Williams, LD (2015) "History of the Ribosome and the Origin of Translation", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 112, 15396–15401.