Personal details

Dr Bill Lott
Adjunct Senior Lecturer
Science and Engineering Faculty,
School of Chemistry & Physics
IHBI Membership
Institute of Health Biomedical Innovation (IHBI),
IHBI Science and Engineering Projects,
IHBI Chem Physics Mech Engineering - CDA
Discipline *
Nanotechnology, Biomedical Engineering, Medicinal and Biomolecular Chemistry
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Identifiers and profiles

PhD Organic Chemistry (University of Utah)

Professional memberships
and associations

Australian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Popular Culture Association of Australia and New Zealand, Popular Culture Association / American Studies Association


nanotechnology, medical biotechnology, analytical chemistry, virology, stem cells, prostate cancer, Hepatitis C, Dengue, popular science, science education

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


Research theme: Chemistry and Medical Biotechnology
Research discipline: Chemistry, Physics and Mechanical Engineering
Research areas

  • Nanotechnology
  • Molecular Virology

The study of molecular strategies and mechanisms employed by positive-sense single-stranded RNA viruses in the family Flaviviridae.

  • Antiviral drug design

Hepatitis C-specific antiviral design, targeting novel interactions between the viral genomic RNA and trans-acting viral and host factors.

  • Temporal RNA structure and function

Elucidating the role of temporal RNA secondary structure on the timing of essential viral functions.

This information has been contributed by Dr Bill Lott.


Teaching discipline: Chemistry

This information has been contributed by Dr Bill Lott.


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