Contact Us

UCSF Lab Location

Genentech Hall
Fourth Floor, Lab S476A
Office S472F
SF in all her glory

Adam Frost

Altos Labs Founding Principal Investigator
Adjunct UCSF Professor
Former Herbert Boyer Jr Endowed Chair of
Biochemistry and Biophysics University of California, San Francisco
email: adam.frost (at)
afrost (at)

Melissa Kyrimis

Executive Assistant
Email: mkyrimis (at)
Phone: Do we still use phones?

UCSF + Altos Labs Graduate Programs:

Biophysics: The Biophysics Graduate Program (BP) at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) prepares scientists to leverage new and emerging research tools, from bioinformatics to cryoEM, to quantify biological processes in living biological systems using physics and chemistry.

Tetrad: The Tetrad graduate program offers diverse training in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Developmental Biology and Genetics.

Postdoctoral Scientists

Please email inquiries about postdoctoral and senior scientist positions directly to Adam Frost.

USPS Mail and Shipping to the UCSF Lab

USPS Mailing Address

Professor Adam Frost
Deptartment of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Box 2240
600 16th Street, Floor 4, Room S472F
San Francisco, CA 94158

Lab Shipping and FedEx Address

Frost Lab c/o Dr. Arthur Melo
Genentech Hall
Dept of Biochemistry and Biophysics
600 16th Street
Genentech Hall, Room S476
San Francisco, CA 94158