Namesort descending Department Research Description Current Student
E. Dale Abel
  • Internal Medicine
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Biochemistry
  • Biomedical Engineering (BME)
Elucidating the molecular mechanisms of diabetes Rebecca Autenried
Ted Abel
  • Psychiatry
  • Psychological & Brain Sciences
  • Neuroscience
  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Medicine
Molecular mechanisms of memory storage and the molecular basis of neurodevelopmental and psychiatric disorders
Michael Abramoff
  • Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
  • Biomedical Engineering (BME)
  • Electrical & Computer Engineering
Massive, large-scale detection and diagnosis of retinal disease glaucoma
Christopher Adams
  • Internal Medicine
  • Genetics
  • Molecular Medicine
Pathogenesis and Treatment of Skeletal Muscle Atrophy
Christopher Ahern
  • Molecular Physiology & Biophysics
Function and pharmacology voltage-gated sodium channels that drive the rapid upstroke of the action-potential throughout the body. Colin Clark
Ferhaan Ahmad
  • Internal Medicine
  • Radiology
  • Genetics
Mechanisms of pathogenesis of two Gram-negative bacteria - Helicobacter pylori and Francisella tularensis
Bryan Allen
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Free Radical & Radiation Biology
Understanding the basic science mechanisms by which pharmacological ascorbate can selectively act as a pro-oxidant in brain and lung cancer vs. normal cells
Lee-Ann Allen
  • Internal Medicine
  • Microbiology Graduate Program
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Microbiology & Immunology
Phagocyte biology with a particular focus on interactions of pathogenic bacteria with macrophages and neutrophils
Ethan Anderson
  • Human Toxicology
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences & Experimental Therapeutics (PSET)
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Clinical Pharmaceutical Sciences (CPS)
  • Pharmaceutics & Translational Therapeutics (PTT)
Research Areas: #1 - Cross-talk between Monoamines and Nutrient Metabolism in the Heart. #2 - Examining the Role of Reactive Aldehydes in Cardiac Remodeling with Diabetes and Aging. #3 - Elucidating the Metabolic and Anti-Inflammatory mechanisms of Mitochondrial Prohibitin (PHB).
Michael Anderson
  • Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
  • Neuroscience
  • Genetics
Physiological properties of the eye and the pathophysiological mechanisms underlying a variety of complex eye diseases. Carly van der Heide
Nancy Andreasen
  • Psychiatry
  • Neuroscience
Imaging studies of the major psychoses
James Ankrum
  • Biomedical Engineering (BME)
Mesenchymal stem cells, drug delivery, biomimicry. Lauren Boland
Vladimir Badovinac
  • Pathology
  • Microbiology & Immunology
  • Microbiology Graduate Program
Generation and manipulation of memory CD8 T cell responses
Sheila Baker
  • Biochemistry
  • Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Neuroscience
Cellular and molecular mechanisms of membrane protein trafficking in vertebrate photoreceptors
Botond Banfi
  • Internal Medicine
  • Otolaryngology
  • Anatomy & Cell Biology
Cystic fibrosis lung disease, genetic research in the field of hearing and balancing
Jason Barker
  • Internal Medicine
  • Microbiology & Immunology
  • Microbiology Graduate Program
Innate immune responses to Gram-negative bacteria
Alex Bassuk
  • Pediatrics
  • Neurology
  • Genetics
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Neuroscience
Basic mechanisms of normal and disordered development of the nervous system Lindsay Agostinelli
Christopher Benson
  • Internal Medicine
  • Neuroscience
Molecular mechanisms of cardiac sensatioin
Gail Bishop
  • Microbiology & Immunology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Microbiology Graduate Program
Analysis of molecular mechanisms of regulation of B lymphocyte activation Tina Arkee
Aaron Boes
  • Pediatrics
  • Neurology
  • Psychiatry
the link between brain structure and function across the lifespan, particularly network-based localization of neurological and psychiatric symptoms. Kasra Zarei
Daniel Bonthius
  • Pediatrics
  • Neurology
  • Neuroscience
Biological mechanisms to underlying neurological birth defects
Aaron Bossler
  • Pathology
understanding the mechanisms and pathways which lead to oncogenesis particularly regarding the association of infection with high risk human papillomavirus (HPV) and the development of squamous cell cancer
Ryan Boudreau
  • Internal Medicine
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Genetics
Post-transcriptional gene regulation and novel genes in cardiac and neurological systems and disease
Charles Brenner
  • Biochemistry
  • Internal Medicine
  • Genetics
Tumor suppressor genes and metabolism
Gordon Buchanan
  • Neurology
  • Neuroscience
Basic mechanisms of sleep-wake regulation, epilepsy and seizure-induced death; Sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP) Fillan Grady
Noah Butler
  • Microbiology & Immunology
  • Microbiology Graduate Program
Understanding how the function of Plasmodium parasite-specific B cells and T cells are regulated during malaria
Kevin Campbell
  • Neurology
Molecular pathogenesis of muscular dystrophy, molecular studies of dystroglycan complex and voltage-gated Ca2+ channels
Ryan Carnahan
  • Epidemiology
Neurobiology of aging and dementia
Joe Cavanaugh
  • Biostatistics
  • Statistics & Actuarial Science
Model selection, time series analysis & modeling diagnostics
Mark Chapleau
  • Internal Medicine
  • Neuroscience
autonomic regulation in health and disease, including use of mouse models of hypertension, cardiomyopathy, heart failure, and muscular dystrophy.
Mary Charlton
  • Epidemiology
Health services epidemiology, Cancer surveillance and epidemiology, Assessment of differences in access and health services use between rural and urban populations related to the prevention, detection and treatment of cancer
Anil Chauhan
  • Internal Medicine
  • Molecular Medicine
Vascular inflammatory diseases: stroke and atherosclerosis
Songhai Chen
  • Pharmacology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Molecular Medicine
G protein-dependent signaling mechanisms of leukocyte migration and tumor metastasis
Betsy Chrischilles
  • Epidemiology
  • Pharmacy Practice & Science (PPS)
Economic evaluation of chronic disease therapies; medication use and effects among the elderly
John Colgan
  • Internal Medicine
  • Anatomy & Cell Biology
  • Molecular Medicine
Signal transduction pathways that control of the development and function of lymphocytes
Robert Cornell
  • Anatomy & Cell Biology
  • Neuroscience
  • Genetics
  • Molecular Medicine
Understanding gene regulatory networks that operated during embryonic development
Huxing Cui
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Neuroscience
  • Pharmacology
Mapping the complicated network of neural circuits and uncover signaling mechanisms that control metabolic homeostasis and cardiovascular function.
Joseph Cullen
  • Surgery
  • Free Radical & Radiation Biology
Role of reactive oxygen species in pancreatic cancer
John Dagle
  • Pediatrics
  • Biochemistry
  • Epidemiology
Genetic factors associated with prematurity and the complications of preterm birth
Brandon Davies
  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Biochemistry
Role of endothelial cells in lipid metabolism
Sanjana Dayal
  • Internal Medicine
  • Molecular Medicine
Delineating mechanisms of thrombosis associated with cardiovascular risk factors and cancer
Kris DeMali
  • Biochemistry
  • Dermatology
  • Molecular Medicine
Molecular basis of cell adhesion and its regulation by signaling and cytoskeletal proteins
David Dick
  • Radiology
Production of radioisotopes for use in positron emission tomography (PET); design and implementation of radiosynthetic methods for PET radiotracers.
Rebecca Dodd
  • Internal Medicine
  • Molecular Medicine
Genetics of sarcoma Wade Gutierrez
Adam Dupuy
  • Pathology
  • Genetics
Developing new mouse models of human cancer using the Sleeping Beauty transposon system Charlotte Feddersen
Daniel Eberl
  • Neuroscience
  • Genetics
Molecular and cellular mechanisms of hearing in Drosophila
Craig Ellermeier
  • Microbiology & Immunology
  • Genetics
  • Microbiology Graduate Program
Role of Cell envelope stress response in B. subtilis and C. difficile
David Elliott
  • Internal Medicine
Mechanisms that control inflammatory reactions
John Engelhardt
  • Anatomy & Cell Biology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Informatics
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Free Radical & Radiation Biology
Molecular/cellular biology and gene therapy of inherited and environmental diseases
John Fingert
  • Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
  • Genetics
  • Molecular Medicine
Molecular Genetics of Glaucoma and other inherited eye diseases Carly van der Heide
Rory Fisher
  • Pharmacology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Molecular Medicine
Siganal transduction of G protein-coupled receptors and RGS proteins
Eric Foster
  • Biostatistics
Clinical trials, time series analysis & cluster analysis
C. Andrew Frank
  • Anatomy & Cell Biology
  • Genetics
  • Neuroscience
  • Molecular Medicine
Synaptic Homeostasis at the Drosophila Neuromuscular Junction
Bernd Fritzsch
  • Neuroscience
Ear and hair cell develoment, regeneration, and evolution
Ernesto Fuentes
  • Biochemistry
Energetics and dynamics of protein-protein interactions; NMR; signal transduction pathways in cancer
Joel Geerling
  • Neurology
  • Neuroscience
Identifying and deciphering previously unknown connections between neurons in the brainstem and other subcortical brain region Fillan Grady
Pamela Geyer
  • Biochemistry
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Genetics
  • Molecular Medicine
Chromosome organization and gene expression
Paloma Giangrande
  • Internal Medicine
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Free Radical & Radiation Biology
RNA-based therapies in the setting of cancer and cardiovascular disease
Saket Girotra
  • Internal Medicine
Epidemiology of cardiovascular diseases and understanding hospital-level variation in patient outcomes
Prabhat Goswami
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Free Radical & Radiation Biology
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Human Toxicology
Role of intracellular redox-state plays in regulating the mammalian cell cycle, and establishing a link between ROS-signaling and other aspects of intracellular signaling networks.
Steven Green
  • Otolaryngology
  • Neuroscience
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Human Toxicology
Signal transduction, neuronal programmed cell death, signal transduction for neurotrophic stimuli
Jeremy Greenlee
  • Neuroscience
Justin Grobe
  • Pharmacology
  • Neuroscience
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Informatics
Central mechanisms of blood pressure and metabolic rate control Jeremy Sandgren
Chad Grueter
  • Internal Medicine
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Genetics
Mediator functions to bridge epigenetic regulation of enhancers and promoters with RNA polymerase II to regulate gene expression.
Isabella Grumbach
  • Internal Medicine
  • Molecular Medicine
Vascular smooth muscle and endothelial biology in hypertension and vascular injury Emily Nguyen
Allan Guymon
  • Chemical & Biochemical Engineering
Polymer reaction engineering, UV curable coatings, polymer/liquid crystal composites Ryan Horne
Donna Hammond
  • Anesthesia
  • Pharmacology
  • Neuroscience
Central nervous system mechanisms of pain and analgesia
Marlan Hansen
  • Otolaryngology
  • Neurosurgery
auditory neurobiology Joseph Vecchi
John Harty
  • Microbiology & Immunology
  • Pathology
  • Microbiology Graduate Program
Immunobiology of T cell responses to pathogens Mitchell LeFebvre
Sailesh Harwani
  • Internal Medicine
Role of the "neuro-immuno" axis in cardiovascular disease
Michael Henry
  • Pathology
  • Urology
Molecular and cellular biology underlying cancer metastasis
Eric Hoffman
  • Radiology
  • Biomedical Engineering (BME)
  • Internal Medicine
  • Informatics
Cardiac mechanics; quantitative assessment of cardiopulmonary physiology via dynamic, volumetric CT; emerging therapies for lung disease; airway reactivity
Jon Houtman
  • Microbiology & Immunology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Microbiology Graduate Program
Role of Adaptor Proteins in T Cell Activation Aline Sandouk
Chou-Long Huang
  • Internal Medicine
  • Molecular Medicine
Epithelial ion transport in physiology and kidney disease.
Kaikobad Irani
  • Internal Medicine
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Free Radical & Radiation Biology
Molecular basis for vascular function and dysfunction and redox biology
Ali Jabbari
  • Dermatology
Alopecia areata
Nitin Karandikar
  • Pathology
Immune interactions underlying the pathogenesis and regulation of immune-based diseases
Kevin Legge
  • Pathology
  • Microbiology & Immunology
  • Microbiology Graduate Program
Dendritic Cell Immunobiology and Pulmonary Immunity
Steven Lentz
  • Internal Medicine
  • Molecular Medicine
Endothelial function in vascular diseases and tissue injury
Kimberly Leslie
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
Molecular biology of hormone action and hormone receptors in reproductive tissues
Fang Lin
  • Anatomy & Cell Biology
  • Genetics
  • Molecular Medicine
G protein signaling in zebrafish embryogenesis
Gabriele Ludewig
  • Human Toxicology
Environmental Toxicology, Genetic Toxicology
Charles Lynch
  • Epidemiology
  • Pathology
Population-based research that involves a cancer surveillance program (Iowa Cancer Registry) and cancer epidemiology, cancer pathology, and environmental epidemiology
Vinit Mahajan
  • Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
Development of personalized medicine for eye diseases through translation of our discoveries in proteomics, genomics, and phenomics in humans, mice and tissue culture models. Currently at Stanford. Gabriel Velez
John Manak
  • Pediatrics
  • Informatics
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Neuroscience
  • Genetics
Genetic & genomics, Drosophilia modles of epilepsy and cancer
Wendy Maury
  • Microbiology & Immunology
  • Microbiology Graduate Program
  • Molecular Medicine
Regulation of lentiviral cell tropism
Craig Morita
  • Internal Medicine
Nonpeptide antigen recognition by gamma-delta T cells
Scott Moye-Rowley
  • Internal Medicine
  • Genetics
  • Molecular Medicine
Transcriptional control of oxidative stress tolerance; eukaryotic multidrug resistance
Robert Mullins
  • Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Genetics
Macular degeneration Andrew Voigt
Jeffrey Murray
  • Pediatrics
  • Anatomy & Cell Biology
  • Epidemiology
  • Genetics
  • Neuroscience
Human molecular and developmental genetics
Catherine Musselman
  • Biochemistry
Epigenetic control of gene expression
Nandakumar Narayanan
  • Neurology
  • Neuroscience
Cognitive dysfunction in Parkinsons disease
Peg Nopoulos
  • Psychiatry
  • Neuroscience
Brain Structure/Function Relationships using MRI and cognitive/behavioral assessment Alexander Tereshchenko
Andrew Norris
  • Pediatrics
  • Biochemistry
  • Informatics
Links between fetal nutrient exposure to poor metabolism, how cystic fibrosis causes diabetes.
Jane Paulsen
  • Psychiatry
  • Neurology
  • Psychological & Brain Sciences
  • Neuroscience
Neuropsychology
Corinne Peek-Asa
  • Occupational & Environmental Health
  • Epidemiology
Workplace violence, childhood injuries, injuries in the elderly
Stanley Perlman
  • Microbiology & Immunology
  • Pediatrics
  • Neuroscience
  • Microbiology Graduate Program
Pathogenesis of virus-induced demyelination Matthew Grunewald
Christine Petersen
  • Epidemiology
Investigation of host-pathogen interaction between the murine or canine immune system and Leishmania species
Robert Piper
  • Internal Medicine
  • Genetics
  • Neuroscience
Mechanisms governing the movement of proteins in eukaryotes
Philip Polgreen
  • Internal Medicine
  • Epidemiology
  • Informatics
Computational epidemiology
Matthew Potthoff
  • Pharmacology
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Genetics
Nutrient Control of Hepatic Metabolism and Signaling Sheps King-McAlpin
Veena Prahlad
  • Genetics
  • Neuroscience
Neuronal control of cellular stress responses
David Price
  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Medicine
Discovery of connections between transcription elongation and RNA processing, HIV replication and cancer
Miles Pufall
  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Medicine
Fine-tuning protein function
Dawn Quelle
  • Pharmacology
  • Pathology
  • Molecular Medicine
Molecular mechanisms of growth control; tumor suppressors; cyclins; cyclin-dependent kinases
Kamal Rahmouni
  • Pharmacology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Neuroscience
Understand the molecular mechanisms and neuroanatomical pathways that control energy homeostasis and autonomic cardiovascular function
Joseph Reinhardt
  • Biomedical Engineering (BME)
  • Radiology
  • Informatics
Medical imaging, image and signal processing
George Richerson
  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Neuroscience
Serotonin effects on brain function, GABA mechanisms in epilepsy Ameya Walimbe
Janice Robertson Energentics of membrane protein assembly
Larry Robertson
  • Occupational & Environmental Health
  • Human Toxicology
  • Free Radical & Radiation Biology
Mechanism(s) of toxicity of environmental contaminants
Jennifer Robinson
  • Epidemiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Informatics
Preventive cardiology
Paul Romitti
  • Epidemiology
  • Human Toxicology
  • Biostatistics
Epidemilogy of congenital and inherited disorders, reproductive molecular epidemiology
Peter Rubenstein
  • Biochemistry
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics
Molecular basis of actin function
Andrew Russo
  • Neurology
  • Genetics
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Neuroscience
Molecular basis of migraine
D. Thomas Rutkowski
  • Anatomy & Cell Biology
  • Molecular Medicine
Mechanisms of adaptation to chronic cellular stresses in physiology and disease
Rajan Sah
  • Internal Medicine
Intracellular signaling of transient receptor potential channels and SWELL1 (LRRC8a) as they relate to obesity and metabolism.
Punam Saha
  • Radiology
  • Electrical & Computer Engineering
Tensor scale-based image analysis, digital topology and geometry, fuzzy distance transform, virtual bone biopsy
Aliasger Salem
  • Human Toxicology
Drug delivery, nanotechnology
Wilmara Salgado-Pabon
  • Microbiology & Immunology
  • Microbiology Graduate Program
Staph aureus pathogenesis
Edward Sander
  • Biomedical Engineering (BME)
  • Chemical & Biochemical Engineering
Wound healing, skin tissue engineering, microvessel formation in engineered skin
Todd Scheetz
  • Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
  • Biomedical Engineering (BME)
  • Genetics
  • Informatics
Bioinformatics, genome-scale analysis of sequences and expression data
Patrick Schlievert
  • Microbiology & Immunology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Microbiology Graduate Program
Molecular Pathogenesis, Drug Discovery, and Immunology; Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococci and Enterococci
Michael Schnieders
  • Biochemistry
  • Biomedical Engineering (BME)
  • Informatics
Computational modeling of proteins
Michael Schultz
  • Radiology
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Pediatrics
  • Free Radical & Radiation Biology
  • Human Toxicology
Development of synthetic-bioactive molecular targeting vectors for imaging and therapy of cancer
Marin Schweizer
  • Internal Medicine
  • Epidemiology
Evaluating interventins to prevent surgical site infectious and associated poor outcomes.
Daniel Sewell
Val Sheffield
  • Pediatrics
  • Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
  • Genetics
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Informatics
  • Neuroscience
Molecular genetics of human hereditary disease
Jessica Sieren
  • Radiology
  • Biomedical Engineering (BME)
Multimodal investigation of lung nodules, incorporating computed tomography, nuclear imaging, and histopathology
Andrean Simons-Burnett
  • Pathology
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Free Radical & Radiation Biology
  • Human Toxicology
Signaling pathways and oxidative stress in cancer progression
Kathleen Sluka
  • Neuroscience
Neurobiology of pain and pain inhibition
Richard Smith
  • Otolaryngology
  • Pediatrics
  • Internal Medicine
  • Genetics
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Informatics
Inherited hearing impairment
Linda Snetselaar
  • Epidemiology
  • Internal Medicine
Nutritional epidemiology, nutrituion intervention clinical trials
Peter Snyder
  • Internal Medicine
  • Molecular Medicine
Structure and function of the epithelial sodium channel to understand its role in hypertension and other disorders of sodium homeostasis
Maria Spies
  • Biochemistry
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Free Radical & Radiation Biology
Single-molecule biochemistry of DNA Repair machines
Ashley Spies
  • Biochemistry
  • Medicinal & Natural Products Chemistry (MNPC)
Fundamental properties of protein-ligand interactions
Douglas Spitz
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Free Radical & Radiation Biology
  • Human Toxicology
Nitric Oxide Toxicology, Glucose Deprivation-Induced Cytotoxicity in Human Tumor Cells Kelly (Falls) Hubert
Jack Stapleton
  • Internal Medicine
  • Microbiology & Immunology
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Microbiology Graduate Program
Epidemiology and effects of co-infection of hepatitis C virus (HCV), human GB virus type C (HGBV - also called hepatitis G virus), and the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV).
Hanna Stevens
  • Psychiatry
  • Neuroscience
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Human Toxicology
Molecular and cellular aspects of early brain development and their relevance to psychiatric disorder
David Stoltz
  • Internal Medicine
  • Biomedical Engineering (BME)
  • Molecular Medicine
Pathogenesis of cystic fibrosis related airway infections
Edwin Stone
  • Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
  • Genetics
  • Informatics
  • Neuroscience
Molecular genetics of inherited eye diseases Joseph Giacalone
Stefan Strack
  • Pharmacology
  • Pathology
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Neuroscience
Protein phosphatases in neuronal signal transduction
Munir Tanas
  • Pathology
  • Molecular Medicine
Activation and mechanism of action of TAZ (WWTR1) and YAP1 in cancer
Eric Taylor
  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Neuroscience
Molecular mechanisms regulating mitochondrial function and their relationship to disease. Sean Tompkins
Michael Tomasson
  • Internal Medicine
  • Molecular Medicine
Understanding development of multiple myeloma and leukemia
Tina Tootle
  • Anatomy & Cell Biology
  • Genetics
  • Molecular Medicine
Molecular mechanisms of prostaglandin signaling
Jim Torner
  • Epidemiology
  • Informatics
Design of clinical trials; Analysis of clinical trials;Analysis of prognostic factors
Daniel Tranel
  • Neurology
  • Psychological & Brain Sciences
  • Neuroscience
  • Informatics
Systems/Behavioral Neuroanatomical substrates of complex behavior: human learning and memory
Budd Tucker
  • Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Neuroscience
Stem cell production, culture, isolation, differentiation and transplantation. Matthew Miller
Yuriy Usachev
  • Pharmacology
  • Anesthesia
  • Neuroscience
Ca2+ Signaling and Control of Pain-Conducting Pathways
Steve Varga
  • Microbiology & Immunology
  • Pathology
  • Microbiology Graduate Program
Viral immunology and immunopathology
Yatin Vyas
  • Pediatrics
Epigenetic Regulation of the Transcription Program of Th1-network genes by WASP
Robert Wallace
  • Epidemiology
Epidemiology of aging, Cancer epidemiology
Lori Wallrath
  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Genetics
Eukaryotic chromatin structure and gene expression; molecular mechanisms of gene silencing in Drosophila
Todd Washington
  • Biochemistry
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Free Radical & Radiation Biology
Mechanisms of enzymes involved in DNA replication and DNA repair Melissa Gildenberg
Daniel Weeks
  • Biochemistry
  • Pediatrics
  • Molecular Medicine
Molecular mechanisms of early embryogenesis, cardiogenesis, and the development of novel oligonucleotide based stratagies to investigate control of development Michael Hayes
Ron Weigel
  • Surgery
  • Biochemistry
  • Anatomy & Cell Biology
  • Molecular Medicine
Determining mechanisms of hormone response in breast cancer
George Weiner
  • Internal Medicine
Immune response to lymphoma; Bispecific therapeutic antibodies. Shakoora Sabree
Jerrold Weiss
  • Internal Medicine
  • Microbiology & Immunology
  • Microbiology Graduate Program
  • Human Toxicology
Role and regulation of mammalian innate immune recognition systems (focus: Gram-negative bacteria and endotoxin)
Michael Welsh
  • Internal Medicine
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neuroscience
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Genetics
  • Informatics
Biology of cystic fibrosis; structure and function of ion channels; pathogenesis of lung disease Andrew Kalenkiewicz
John Wemmie
  • Psychiatry
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neuroscience
Genetic manipulation in mice to study the effects of Acid Sensing Ion Channels (ASICs) on behavior Margaret Fuller
Virgina Willour
  • Psychiatry
  • Genetics
  • Neuroscience
Identifying genetic and epigenetic risk factors for suicidal behavior
Mary Wilson
  • Internal Medicine
  • Microbiology & Immunology
  • Epidemiology
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Genetics
  • Microbiology Graduate Program
Immunobiology, genetics, and molecular biology of visceral leishmaniasis in murine and human hosts Tiffany Borbon
Hai-Hui (Howard) Xue
  • Microbiology & Immunology
  • Microbiology Graduate Program
Transcriptional control of lymphocyte development and function
Timothy Yahr
  • Microbiology & Immunology
  • Microbiology Graduate Program
Role of the type III secretion system in Pseudomonas aeruginosa pathogenesis
Ling Yang
  • Anatomy & Cell Biology
  • Molecular Medicine
Molecular components of integration between organelle stress responses that are in play in obesity and diabetes at the cellular and organismic levels
Charles Yeaman
  • Anatomy & Cell Biology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Molecular Medicine
Biogenesis and maintenance of epithelial cell polarity
Samuel Young
  • Anatomy & Cell Biology
  • Otolaryngology
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Neuroscience
How do synapses enable neuronal circuits to transmit a wide diversity of information?
Joseph Zabner
  • Internal Medicine
  • Molecular Medicine
Gene transfer to human airway epithelia; gene therapy for cystic fibrosis; fluid composition of the airway surface liquid.
Fenghuang (Frank) Zhan
  • Internal Medicine
  • Molecular Medicine
Our group focuses on translational research in multiple myeloma (MM), a human blood cancer
Jian Zhang
  • Pathology
  • Molecular Medicine
molecular mechanisms of T cell activation and differentiation, and innate immune responses regulated by E3 ubiquitin ligases Cbl-b and Nedd4
Weizhou Zhang
  • Pathology
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Free Radical & Radiation Biology
Mechanistic study related to breast cancer-initiating cells and tumor microenvironment Nicholas Borcherding