Michael Hayley


  • Post-doctoral Fellow
  • Research: Part of a collaborative effort between Dr. Valerie Booth and NewLab Clinical Research.
    Studying the interactions between KIR2DS1 and HLA-Cw6, 2 proteins involved in the condition known as psoriasis.

    The goal of this research is to determine a model of the above complex and to determine the crtical residues necessary for the interaction, with the aim of designing a drug that abolishes that same interaction
  • Academic Background:
    Ph.D. (Biochemistry), Memorial University of Newfoundland.
    Post-doctoral Fellowship at BioZentrum in Basel, Switzerland in the group of Joachim Seelig. Studied membrane protein interactions involved in Alzheimer's Disease.


Valerie Booth

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000