Peter Metcalf

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InstitutionUniversity of Auckland, New Zealand
Postal address56B Church Street
New Zealand
Office phone+64 923 8410
Job /  professional statusProfessor/Lecturer,Researcher
Preferred COLOSS theme(s)   Pests & Pathogens
COLOSS Project(s)   Beekeeping
COLOSS Taskforce(s)   Varroa control
Research interestsInsect virology
 Structural Biology
PublicationsChiu, E., Hijnen, M., Bunker, R.D., Boudes, M., Rajendran, C., Aizel, K., Oliéric, V., Schulze-Briese, C., Mitsuhashi, W., Young, V., Ward, V.K., Bergoin, M., Metcalf, P., Coulibaly, F., 2015. Structural basis for the enhancement of virulence by viral spindles and their in vivo crystallization. PNAS 112, 3973–3978.

Chiu, E., Coulibaly, F., Metcalf, P., 2012. Insect virus polyhedra, infectious protein crystals that contain virus particles. Current Opinion in Structural Biology 22, 234–240.

Coulibaly, F., Chiu, E., Gutmann, S., Rajendran, C., Haebel, P.W., Ikeda, K., Mori, H., Ward, V.K., Schulze-Briese, C., Metcalf, P., 2009. The atomic structure of baculovirus polyhedra reveals the independent emergence of infectious crystals in DNA and RNA viruses. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 106, 22205–10.

Coulibaly, F., Chiu, E., Ikeda, K., Gutmann, S., Haebel, P.W., Schulze-Briese, C., Mori, H., Metcalf, P., 2007. The molecular organization of cypovirus polyhedra. Nature 446, 97–101. doi:Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov’t