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Anna
Perederina
Associate Research Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (Krasilnikov Lab)
Anna Perederina
The Krasilnikov Lab

About Me

Education and Employment

  • The Pennsylvania State University, USA       2017-present
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
    Assistant Research Professor with Prof. Andrey Krasilnikov
     
  • The Pennsylvania State University, USA       2012-2017
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
    Research Associate with Prof. Andrey Krasilnikov
     
  • The Pennsylvania State University, USA       2006-2012
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
    Postdoctoral Fellow with Prof. Andrey Krasilnikov
     
  • University of Alabama at Birmigham, USA             2005-2006
    Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Genetics
    Postdoctoral Fellow with Prof. Dmitry Vassylyev
     
  • RIKEN Harima Institute, Japan 2003-2005
    Postdoctoral Fellow with Prof. Shigeyuki Yokoyama and Group Leader Dr. Dmitry Vassylyev 
     
  • Institute of Protein Research, Russian Acad. of Sciences 2002-2003
    Scientist with the laboratory of Prof. Maria B. Garber
     
  • Institute of Protein Research, Russian Acad. of Sciences 1998-2002
    Ph.D. Dissertation with Prof. Stanislav V. Nikonov and Senior Scientist Dr. George M. Gongadze
     
  • Pushchino State University, Russia                                        1996-1998
    M.S. in Molecular Biology

 

Research Interest

My research at Penn State University is focused at understanding of the structure and function of Ribonuclease P and MRP (RNase P, RNAse MRP) through a combination of biochemical, crystallographic and CRYO-EM methods.

 

Research Summary

2006 - current

Biochemical and structural studies of RNase MRP and P

2003 - 2006

Structural studies of transcription regulation (multi-subunit RNA polymerases as complexes with transcription factors and nucleic acids)

1998 - 2003

Biochemical and structural studies of rRNA and rRNA-protein complexes.

 

Selected Publications