Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Dr. Alan Rigby is structural biologist working at the interface of structural and computational biology in developing and validating the utility of partnering NMR spectroscopy with in silico screening.
research program is focused on the use of this powerful approach for the exploration and druggable validation of targeting novel chemical space that is the cornerstone of: protein-protein, protein-ligand and protein-DNA interactions in the areas of blood coagulation, apoptosis, gene regulation, inflammation and cancer.
Dr Rigby received his PhD from the University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada with distinction and completed his postdoctoral fellowship at Tufts University School of Medicine and Harvard Medical School when his mentor was recruited to Harvard.
Dr Rigby is currently an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School.
is in the Division of Molecular and Vascular Medicine and a member of the Center for Vascular Biology Research at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center