Steinar Halldorsson, from Iceland, joined the University of Oxford in 2013 after studying Biochemistry at University College London (UCL). Steinar is affiliated with Wadham College and works on the Structural determinants of phlebovirus host cell entry under the supervision of Professor Juha Huiskonen and Dr Thomas Bowden.
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