Biochemistry Faculty

Name / MSTP / Rank Department/Program Research Description
Abel, E. Dale, MD, PhD
Mentor
Professor & Chair,
Internal Medicine (Endocrinology & Metabolism)
Molecular & Cellular Biology
Biochemistry
Biomedical Engineering
Elucidating the molecular mechanisms of diabetes
Abel, Ted, PhD
Mentor
Professor
Molecular Physiology & Biophysics
Psychiatry
Neuroscience
Biochemistry
Molecular mechanisms of memory storage and the molecular basis of neurodevelopmental and psychiatric disorders
Brenner, Charles, PhD
Mentor
Professor and Head
Biochemistry
Internal Medicine
Molecular & Cellular Biology
Genetics
Tumor suppressor genes and metabolism
Dagle, John, MD, PhD
Resource Faculty
Professor
Pediatrics (Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine)
Biochemistry
Genetic factors associated with prematurity and the complications of preterm birth
Davies, Brandon, PhD
New Mentor
Assistant Professor
Biochemistry
Molecular & Cellular Biology
Role of endothelial cells in lipid metabolism
DeMali, Kris, PhD
Mentor
Associate Professor
Biochemistry
Molecular & Cellular Biology
Molecular basis of cell adhesion and its regulation by signaling and cytoskeletal proteins
Elcock, Adrian, PhD
Mentor
Professor
Biochemistry Molecular simulation techniques to address a variety of fundamental biophysical questions
Fuentes, Ernesto, PhD
Mentor
Associate Professor
Biochemistry
Molecular & Cellular Biology
Energetics and dynamics of protein-protein interactions; NMR; signal transduction pathways in cancer
Geyer, Pamela, PhD
Mentor
Professor
Biochemistry
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Genetics
Molecular & Cellular Biology
Chromosome organization and gene expression
Musselman, Catherine, PhD
New Mentor
Assistant Professor
Biochemistry Epigenetic control of gene expression
Norris, Andrew, MD, PhD
Resource Faculty
Associate Professor
Pediatrics (Endocrinology & Diabetes)
Biochemistry
Informatics
 
Price, David, PhD
Mentor
Professor
Biochemistry
Molecular & Cellular Biology
Discovery of connections between transcription elongation and RNA processing, HIV replication and cancer
Pufall, Miles, PhD
New Mentor
Assistant Professor
Biochemistry
Molecular & Cellular Biology
Fine-tuning protein function
Schnieders, Michael, PhD
New Mentor
Assistant Professor
Biomedical Engineering
Biochemistry
Computational modeling of proteins
Shea, Madeline, PhD
Mentor
Professor
Biochemistry
Translational Biomedicine
Regulatory protein interactions in signal transduction, allosteric mechanism of cooperative calcium binding to calmodulin
Spies, M Ashley, PhD
Mentor
Associate Professor
Biochemistry
PSET - Medicinal & Natural Products Chemistry
Fundamental properties of protein-ligand interactions
Spies, Maria, PhD
Mentor
Associate Professor
Biochemistry
PSET - Medicinal & Natural Products Chemistry
Molecular & Cellular Biology
Single-molecule biochemistry of DNA Repair machines
Taylor, Eric, PhD
New Mentor
Assistant Professor
Biochemistry
Molecular & Cellular Biology
Molecular mechanisms regulating mitochondrial function and their relationship to disease.
Wallrath, Lori, PhD
Mentor
Professor
Biochemistry
Molecular & Cellular Biology
Genetics
Eukaryotic chromatin structure and gene expression; molecular mechanisms of gene silencing in Drosophila
Washington, Todd, PhD
Mentor
Professor
Biochemistry
Molecular & Cellular Biology
Mechanisms of enzymes involved in DNA replication and DNA repair
Weeks, Daniel, PhD
Mentor
Professor
Biochemistry
Molecular & Cellular Biology
Molecular mechanisms of early embryogenesis, cardiogenesis, and the development of novel oligonucleotide based stratagies to investigate control of development
Weigel, Ron, MD, PhD
Mentor
Professor and Head
Surgery
Biochemistry
Determining mechanisms of hormone response in breast cancer