Boris Martinac elected to the Australian Academy of Science
>>> Posted by Admin - 15/01/2014
A leading membrane biophysicist, he is known for his pioneering studies of ion channels in microbes, particularly the discovery, cloning and structural and functional characterisation of mechanosensitive ion channels in bacteria. Prof. Martinac is currently the head of the Mechanobiology Laboratory at the Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute in Sydney. Congratulations Boris on behalf of all members of the Australian Society for Biophysics.