Graduate Program in Microbiology and Molecular Genetics

  • Loredana Quadro
    Associate Professor
    Rutgers University
    Department of Food Science
    65 Dudley Road
    School of Environmental & Biological Sciences
    New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8520
    (848) 932-5491
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    Maternal-fetal metabolism of retinoids (vitamin A and its derivatives) and beta-carotene in mammalian model systems

  • Arnold B. Rabson
    Professor
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Department of Pharmacology
    The Child Health Institute of NJ
    89 French Street, Room 3210
    New Brunswick, NJ 08903
    (732) 235-9523
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    Gene regulation in cancer, human retroviral infections



  • Christopher Rongo
    Professor
    Rutgers University
    Department of Genetics
    Waksman Institute
    Piscataway. NJ 08854-0759
    (848) 445-0955
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    C. elegans, mitochondria, learning and memory, neurons, synapses, hypoxia, ischemia, ubiquitination, proteasome, proteostasis, autophagy, mitophagy

  • Monica Roth
    Professor
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Room 636
    Department of Pharmacology 
    675 Hoes Lane
    Piscataway, NJ 08855
    (732) 235-5048
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    Retroviruses: integration, reverse transcriptase, envelope proteins, gene therapy, targeted entry, structural studies

  • Loren Runnels
    Associate Professor
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Department of Pharmacology
    Research Tower, Fourth Floor
    675 Hoes Lane West
    Piscataway, NJ 08854
    (732) 235-4593
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    Signal transduction, Live cell imaging, Confocal microscopy, Biochemistry, Electrophysiology


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    Amrik Sahota
    Research Professor
    Rutgers University
    Department of Genetics
    Life Sciences Building, Room 124
    Piscataway, NJ 08854
    (848) 445-7185
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    Adenine phosphoribosyltransferase deficiency, chronic renal failure, microchimerism and organ transplantation, Alzheimers disease, molecular diagnostics

  • Derek Sant'Angelo
    Professor
    Division Chief, Developmental Biology
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Department of Pediatrics
    The Child Health Institute of NJ
    89 French Street, Room 4220
    New Brunswick, NJ 08903
    (732) 235-9394
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    Innate T cells; transcription factors; autoimmunity; lineage commitment; immune system development; immunotherapy


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    Donald W. Schaffner
    Distinguished Professor
    Rutgers University
    Department of Food Science
    School of Environmental & Biological Sciences
    Food Science Building
    65 Dudley Rd.
    New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8520
    (848) 932-5411
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    Predictive food microbiology and quantitative microbial risk assessment

  • Karen Schindler
    Associate Professor
    Rutgers University
    Department of Genetics
    Life Sciences Building, Room 222
    Piscataway, NJ 08854
    (848) 445-2563
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    Signal transduction, meiosis, aneuploidy, gamete formation and reproduction

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    Kathleen W. Scotto

    Professor and Dean
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Department of Pharmacology
    The Cancer Institute of NJ, Room 4558
    195 Little Albany Street
    New Brunswick, NJ 08901
    (732) 235-4812
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    Regulation of expression of drug resistance genes in human tumors

  • Konstantin V. Severinov
    Professor
    Rutgers University
    Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
    Waksman Institute of Microbiology
    190 Frelinghuysen Rd., Room 224
    Piscataway, NJ 08855-0759
    (848) 445-6095
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    Genetic and biochemical analysis of RNA polymerases from E. coli and yeast, site-directed modification of proteins

  • Premal Shah
    Assistant Professor
    Rutgers University
    Department of Genetics
    Life Sciences Building
    Piscataway. NJ 08854
    (848) 445-9664
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    Visit the Shah Lab

    RNA translation, codon bias, computational biology, epistasis, evolution

  • Zhiyuan Shen
    Professor
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Department of Radiation Oncology
    Cancer Institute of New Jersey
    195 Little Albany Street
    New Brunswick, NJ 08903
    (732) 235-6101
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    Shen Lab

    Genomic instability and tumorigenesis; DNA repair, recombination, and replication fidelity; Targets and biomarkers for DNA damage based cancer therapeutics


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    Yufang Shi
    Professor
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Department of Pharmacology
    Child Health Institute
    89 French Street
    New Brunswick, NJ 08901
    (732) 235-4501
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    Apoptosis in lymphocytes. immune regulation. psychoneuroimmunology. and bone-lymphocyte connection

  • Gleb Shumyatsky
    Associate Professor
    Rutgers University
    Department of Genetics
    Life Sciences Building. Room 322
    145 Bevier Road
    Piscataway, NJ 08854
    (848) 445-1223
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    Molecular and cellular mechanisms of learning and memory

  • Andrew Singson
    Professor
    Rutgers University
    Department of Genetics
    Waksman Institute, Room 123
    Piscataway, NJ 08854
    (848) 445-0836
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    Reproductive biology and cell-cell interactions in C. elegans

  • Martha C. Soto
    Associate Professor
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
    Room 231
    Piscataway, NJ 08854
    (732) 235-4424
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    Cell Polarity, Embryonic Morphogenesis, Developmental Genetics, C. elegans

  • Ruth Steward
    Professor
    Rutgers University
    Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
    Waksman Institute, Busch Campus
    Piscataway, NJ 08854
    (848) 445-3917
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    Stem cells, hematopoiesis,and epigenetic control of chromatin integrity in Drosophila

  • Ann M. Stock
    Professor
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
    CABM - Room 338
    679 Hoes Lane
    Piscataway, NJ 08854-5627
    (848) 445-9812
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    Structure/function analysis of signal transduction proteins

  • Judith Storch
    Professor
    Rutgers University
    Department of Nutritional Sciences
    School of Environmental & Biological Sciences
    65 Dudley Road
    New Brunswick, NJ 08901-0231
    (848) 932-1689
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    Cellular lipid transport, structure and function of lipid transport proteins, intestinal lipid transport and systemic energy metabolism