Assoc Prof Anthony M. Poole - People - Biological Sciences - University of Canterbury - New Zealand

Assoc Professor Anthony M. Poole

Dr Anthony PoolePosition

Lecturer in Genetics
Rutherford Discovery Fellow 2011-2016
Principal Investigator, Biomolecular Interaction Centre


  • PhD (Massey Univ., NZ) — The origins of Prokaryotes & Eukaryotes
  • Fil. Lic (Stockholm Univ., Sweden) — The Origins of DNA
  • BSc Hons (1st class) in Molecular Genetics (Massey Univ., NZ)


Biology 522

Contact Details

Phone: International +64 +3 Local 364 2987 ext. 3863
Fax: +64 3 364 2590

Postal address: School of Biological Sciences, University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch 8020, New Zealand


Research and Publications

Anthony's UC Research Profile

Early evolution of cells; origin and evolution of Eukaryotes; horizontal gene transfer.
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