Mavis Agbandje-McKenna, Ph.D.
In Memoriam, Mavis Agbandje-McKenna, 1963-2021
Mavis Agbandje-McKenna, Ph.D., was the Director of the Center of Structural Biology and Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the University of Florida. Dr. Agbandje-McKenna’s lab uses a multidisciplinary approach to examine events that occur during viral infection, and she was an established expert in the structure of adeno-associated virus capsids. She was a member of the scientific advisory boards at Voyager Therapeutics and AGTC. Dr. Agbandje-McKenna received her Ph.D. in Biophysics from the University of London.