Full First Name(s)
Title (honorific)
Academic Qualifications
PhD (2001, University of the Witwatersrand); BSc Hons (1997, University of the Witwatersrand); BSc (1996, University of the Witwatersrand)
Brief Biography (English)

Prof Yasien Sayed is based at the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa. He is the Director of the Protein Structure-Function Research Unit (PSFRU) which is recognized by the University Research Council (URC). The PSFRU is located in the School of Molecular and Cell Biology, Faculty of Science. Prof Sayed has an interest in protein biochemistry which includes the structural and functional characterization of proteins. He has a special interest in HIV proteins, notably HIV-1 proteases.

Job Title
Full Professor and Director of Protein Structure-Function Research Unit
Primary Organisation
University of the Witwatersrand
Website Address for Primary Organisation
African Country
South Africa
African Region
Southern Africa

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