‘A special person’

World-renowned UF Health biochemistry researcher Mavis Agbandje-McKenna, Ph.D., dies

By: Doug Bennett and Karen Dooley
feature Mavis Agbandje-McKenna, Ph.D., is remembered as “a special person’’ who enjoyed research and loved teaching students in her lab.
headshot Bert Flanegan, Ph.D.
“What was remarkable about Mavis was that she touched so many scientific communities at UF. She bridged virology, structural biology and neuroscience as someone who was an expert on the structural analysis of viruses.”
— Stephen Sugrue, Ph.D.
feature David Norton, Ph.D.
headshot Aravind Asokan, Ph.D.
headshot Robert McKenna, Ph.D.