25 June, 2020

Sci-Café featuring Stefan Arold

Our KAUST panel of experts will share how they are tuning their work to contribute to a broad range of solutions to the challenges of COVID-19.

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25 June, 2020

Stefan Arold, Raik Grünberg, and Escarlet Díaz-Galicia joined the R3T to develop a highly-sensitive SARS-CoV-2 diagnostic device

As part of the KAUST Rapid Response Research Team (R3T), Professor Stefan Arold's group is working on developing a programmable SARS-CoV-2 detection device to combat the spread of COVID-19.

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28 November, 2019

Our article preprint is published in Biorxiv: The genome of the zoonotic malaria parasite Plasmodium simium reveals adaptions to host-switching

Preprint is published in Biorxiv: The genome of the zoonotic malaria parasite Plasmodium simium reveals adaptions to host-switching​​

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27 November, 2019

Congratulations! to Rayan Naser for successfully defending her Ph.D. thesis on November 4th 2019

Rayan Naser, Ph.D. student defended her thesis "The Role of the FAT Domain in Controlling Localization and Activation of the Focal Adhesion Kinase (FAK)"

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25 November, 2019

Congratulations! to Afaque Ahmad for successfully defending his Ph.D. thesis on 31st October 2019

Afaque Ahmad, Ph.D. student defended his thesis "Mechanistic basis for calcium-sensing by the protein-tyrosine kinase 2-beta (PYK2)"

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04 November, 2019

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense: The Role of the FAT Domain in Controlling Localization and Activation of the Focal Adhesion Kinase (FAK) - Presenter - Rayan M. Naser

Title: The Role of the FAT Domain in Controlling Localization and Activation of the Focal Adhesion Kinase (FAK) Monday, November 4th 2019​, Time: 01:00pm - 2:00pm Location: Building 2 - Level 5 - Room 5209​

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03 November, 2019

Welcome Dr Patrick Bron - Our visiting researcher | Research Director at the French National Institute of Health and Medical Research (INSERM) in the Structural Biochemical Centre (CBS)

Dr Patrick Bron - Our visiting researcher | Research Director at the French National Institute of Health and Medical Research (INSERM) in the Structural Biochemical Centre (CBS) of Montpellier (France)

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31 October, 2019

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense: Mechanistic basis for calcium-sensing by the protein-tyrosine kinase 2-beta (PYK2) - Presenter - Afaque Ahmad Imtiyaz Momin

​Title: Mechanistic basis for calcium-sensing by the protein-tyrosine kinase 2-beta (PYK2) Thursday, October 31st, Time: 1:30pm - 2:30pm Location: Building 2 - Level 5 - Room 5209​

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12 December, 2018

Safia Aljedani defends her Ph.D. thesis

​Safia Aljedani, a Ph.D. student of our StruBE group defended her Ph.D. dissertation on December 6, 2018.​​​

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20 November, 2018

Multiprot is released

A tool to link structured and unstructured models is ready.​​​​

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09 August, 2018

Visiting students of our lab sharing their experince in KAUST

Visiting students of our lab sharing their experince in KAUST​​

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22 July, 2018

Taking the lead toward witchweed control

​Umar’s discovery of a first specific inhibitory lead compound to control witchweed got published in EMBO reports.​​​​

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07 June, 2018

Congratulations to Rayan, Abdullah, and Escarlet for having their recent manuscript accepted to the journal Cancers!

Congratulations to Rayan, Abdullah, and Escarlet for having their recent manuscript accepted to the journal Cancers!

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13 May, 2018

Congratulations!!! to Miriam Escarlet Diaz Galicia for defending her Master's thesis

Escarlet successfully defended her master's thesis for both directed research and thesis project, entitled "Engineering of kinase-based protein interacting devices: active expression of tyrosine kinase domains".

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09 May, 2018

Rayan, Escarlet and Abdullah have their first manuscript submitted!

​Rayan, Escarlet and Abdullah have their first manuscript submitted – and already available as pre-print.

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