Roberta Pollock

Roberta Pollock
Professor, Biology; Biochemistry; Advisory Committee, Biochemistry
B.S., Emory University; Ph.D., Harvard University
Appointed In: 
1989
Office: 
Bioscience 214A. Dr. Pollock is holding office hours at the tables in front of Moore Lab of Zoology and on Zoom.
Hours: 

Tuesday 11:00am-12:00pm (tables in front of MLZ), Wednesday 7:00pm-8:00pm via Zoom (please contact oasin@oxy.edu for details), Friday 9:30am-10:30am (tables in front of MLZ) and by appointment

Dr. Pollock teaches immunology, molecular biology, introductory biology, and Gender and Science.

She uses molecular biology and cell biology approaches to study the immune system. Her research centers on the immunoglobulin molecule; in particular, the regulation of immunoglobulin gene rearrangement during development, and the somatic mutation events that occur upon B cell activation.

Pollock has been published in Cell, Science, the Journal of Immunology, the Journal of Experimental Medicine, the Journal of Biological Chemistry, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, and the EMBO Journal.