Alexey Porollo

Alexey A Porollo , PhD

Associate Professor-Affiliate

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
3333 Burnett Avenue
Cincinnati, Ohio 45267
Phone 513-803-5489

Professional Summary

Protein structure / function prediction and annotation.
Analysis of missense mutations.
Comparative genomics analysis.


Master's Degree: Mari State University 1995

Doctoral Degree: Tver State University 1999

Postdoctorate: Children’s Hospital Medical Center 2006

Research and Practice Interests

Research Support

Grant: #R01 AI106269 Investigators:Caruso, Joseph; Deepe, George; Porollo, Alexey 05-15-2013 -04-30-2018 National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases GM-CSF-Induced Metal Sequestration and Histoplasma Role:Collaborator $445,048.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #R01 HL119190 Investigators:Cushion, Melanie; Medvedovic, Mario; Porollo, Alexey 05-22-2013 -02-28-2018 National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute Directed Culturing of Pneumocystis Using Metatranscriptomics Role:Collaborator $404,514.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #P30ES006096 Investigators:Caruso, Joseph; Chen, Aimin; Deka, Ranjan; Greis, Kenneth; Haynes, Erin; Ho, Shuk Mei; Lemasters, Grace; Leung, Yuet Kin; Medvedovic, Mario; Meller, Jaroslaw; Meloncon, Lisa; Pinney, Susan; Porollo, Alexey; Puga, Alvaro; Thomas, Michael; Woo, Daniel; Yadav, Jagjit; Yancey, Elissa 04-01-2013 -03-31-2018 National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences Environmental Genetics Role:Collaborator $1,743,768.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #R21AI097936 Investigators:Meller, Jaroslaw; Porollo, Alexey 08-06-2013 -07-31-2015 National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Norovirus Capsid: A Novel Drug Target Role:Collaborator $197,749.00 Awarded Level:Federal


Peer Reviewed Publications

Baker FN, Porollo A. (2016. ) CoeViz: a web-based tool for coevolution analysis of protein residues.BMC Bioinformatics., , 17 ,119 More Information

Porollo A, Sesterhenn TM, Collins MS, Welge JA, Cushion MT. (11-2014. ) Comparative genomics of pneumocystis species suggests the absence of genes for myo-inositol synthesis and reliance on inositol transport and metabolism.MBio., , 5 (6 ) ,e01834 More Information

Syed K, Porollo A, Miller D, Yadav JS. (2013. ) Rational engineering of the fungal P450 monooxygenase CYP5136A3 to improve its oxidizing activity toward polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons.Protein Eng Des Sel., , 26 (9 ) ,553 More Information

Porollo A, Meller J. (2010. ) POLYVIEW-MM: web-based platform for animation and analysis of molecular simulations.Nucleic Acids Res., , 38 ,W662 More Information

Porollo A, Meller J. (02-2007. ) Prediction-based fingerprints of protein-protein interactions. Proteins., , 66 (3 ) ,630

Contact Information

Academic - Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45267
Phone: 513-803-5489