Research Area

Molecular Genetics

  • Abraira, Victoria

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    Assistant Professor
    Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience
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    The Neurons and Circuits of the Somatosensory System
  • Babwah, Andy V

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    Associate Professor
    Department of Pediatrics
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    Reproduction, fertility, pregnancy, brain, uterus, embryo implantation, placenta
  • Barr, Maureen

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    Distinguished Professor
    Department of Genetics
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    Cilia cell biology, sensory behaviors, and modeling human genetic diseases in C. elegans
  • Belden, William J

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    Associate Professor
    Department of Animal Sciences
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    Chromatin-remodeling, Circadian rhythms, Non-coding RNA
  • Breslin, Paul

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    Professor
    Department of Nutritional Sciences
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    Genetic basis of human oral perception and its impact on nutrient intake
  • Brill, Steven J

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    Professor
    Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
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    DNA replication, DNA repair, DNA helicase, genetic analysis, genome stability, protein purification, yeast
  • Bunting, Samuel F

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    Associate Professor
    Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
    1.8484459894
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    Cell survival and DNA repair in mammals
  • Chada, Kiran

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    Professor
    Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
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    Mammalian genetics. human diseases, developmental biology, obesity cancer
  • Chan, Chang S

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    Associate Professor
    Department of Medicine
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    Cancer genomics, bioinformatics, systems biology
  • Dismukes, G. Charles

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    Distinguished Professor
    Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology
    1.8484451489
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    Microbial metabolism and renewable energy production
  • Dong, Juan

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    Associate Professor
    Department of Plant Biology & Pathology
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    Cell polarity, asymmetric cell division, stomatal development and patterning, plant cell and development, molecular genetics
  • Driscoll, Monica

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    Professor
    Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
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    Developmental neurogenetics. molecular genetics of neuronal cell death. mechanosensory transduction in touch and feeling. molecular mechanisms of aging
  • Duffy, Siobain

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    Associate Professor
    Department of Ecology, Evolution & Natural Resources
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    Emerging viruses, experimental evolution, bioinformatics, bacteriophage
  • Ebright, Richard

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    Professor
    Department of Chemistry
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    Bacterial transcription complexes: structure, mechanism, and regulation. Antituberculosis and antibacterial drug discovery
  • Edery, Isaac

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    Professor
    Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
    1.8484459896
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    Mechanisms governing wake-sleep states, connections between sleep, metabolism and diseases, circadian clocks, hormone-binding proteins, sensory-mediated arousal, thermal adaptation, pre-mRNA splicing, Drosophila models
  • Ganesan, Shridar

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    Professor
    Department of Medicine and Pharmacology
    1.7322355211
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    Genomic classification of cancer, DNA repair abnormalities in cancer
  • Gartenberg, Marc

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    Professor
    Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
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    Sister chromatid cohesion; gene expression; chromatin and epigenetics
  • Gatza, Michael L

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    Assistant Professor
    Department of Radiation Oncology
    1.7322358751
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    Genomics, breast cancer, ovarian cancer, molecular biology
  • Gordon, Derek

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    Associate Professor
    Department of Genetics
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    Statistical genetics, mixture models, heterogeneity, misclassification
  • Grant, Barth

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    Professor
    Department of Molecular Biology & Biochemistry
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    Receptor trafficking and signaling, Genetics, Cell Biology, Membranes, Endocytosis, C. elegans, Functional Genomics
  • Gu, Sam

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    Associate Professor
    Department of Molecular Biology & Biochemistry
    1.8484450824
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    RNA-directed chromatin modification and epigenetic memory
  • Heiman, Gary A

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    Associate Professor
    Department of Genetics
    1.8484459576
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    Understanding relationship between neurological and psychiatric disorders
  • Herranz Benito, Daniel

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    Assistant Professor
    Department of Pharmacology
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    Epigenetics, Leukemia, T-ALL, Chromosome conformation, Enhancers, Non-coding regions, Genetically Engineered Mouse Models (GEMM)
  • Irvine, Kenneth

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    Professor
    Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
    1.8484452332
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    Cell-signaling, growth control, cancer, morphogenesis, mechanotransduction
  • Jacinto, Estela

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    Professor
    Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
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    Signal transduction, cancer, insulin, metabolism, T lymphocytes
  • Jin, Shengkan (Victor)

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    Associate Professor
    Department of Pharmacology
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    Targeting mitochondria for treating metabolic diseases and cancer, and treating genetic diseases by a new precision gene editing technology
  • Khiabanian, Hossein

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    Assistant Professor
    Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
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    Computational biology, Cancer Genomics, Molecular epidemiology of infectious diseases
  • Kwan, Kelvin

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    Associate Professor
    Department of Cell Biology & Neuroscience
    1.8484451781
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    Molecular basis of inner ear regeneration
  • Libutti, Steven K

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    Professor
    Department of Surgery
    1.7322358064
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    Pathogenesis of neuroendocrine tumors, familiar cancer syndrome MEN1 and vHL
  • Madireddy, Advaitha

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    Assistant Professor
    Department of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
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    Genomic instability, DNA replication, DNA repair, Fanconi anemia, Adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma, and fragile sites
  • Madura, Kiran

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    Professor
    Department of Pharmacology
    1.7322355602
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    Ubiquitin-mediated protein degradation in DNA repair and signal transduction
  • Manzini, M. Chiara

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    Associate Professor
    Department of Neuroscience & Cell Biology
    1.7322353245
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    Autism spectrum disorders, intellectual disability, cognition, intracellular signaling, human genetics
  • McKim, Kim S

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    Professor
    Department of Genetics
    1.8484451164
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    Double strand break repair, genetic recombination, chromosome pairing, chromosome segregation, kinesin motor proteins
  • Monahan, Kevin

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    Assistant Professor
    Department of Molecular Biology & Biochemistry
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    Gene regulation, chromatin, nuclear architecture, olfaction
  • Nakamura, Tetsuya

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    Assistant Professor
    Department of Genetics
    1.8484457191
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    Functional genomics, vertebrate evolution
  • Pine, Sharon R

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    Associate Professor
    Department of Pharmacology
    1.7322359629
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    Lung cancer; cancer health disparities; preclinical studies; targeted therapy; Notch1; Sox9
  • Rabson, Arnold B

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    Professor
    Department of Pharmacology
    1.7322359523
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    Gene regulation in cancer, human retroviral infections
  • Radovick, Sally

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    Professor
    Department of Pediatrics
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    Pediatric growth and development disorders
  • Rongo, Christopher

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    Professor
    Department of Genetics
    1.8484450955
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    C. elegans, mitochondria, learning and memory, neurons, synapses, hypoxia, ischemia, ubiquitination, proteasome, proteostasis, autophagy, mitophagy
  • Roth, Monica

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    Professor
    Department of Pharmacology
    1.7322355048
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    Retroviruses: integration, reverse transcriptase, envelope proteins, gene therapy, targeted entry, structural studies
  • Sant'Angelo, Derek

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    Professor
    Department of Pediatrics
    1.7322359394
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    Innate T cells; transcription factors; autoimmunity; lineage commitment; immune system development; immunotherapy
  • Schindler, Karen

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    Associate Professor
    Department of Genetics
    1.8484452563
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    Signal transduction, meiosis, aneuploidy, gamete formation and reproduction
  • Scotto, Kathleen

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    Professor
    Department of Pharmacology
    1.7322354812
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    Regulation of expression of drug resistance genes in human tumors
  • Singson, Andrew

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    Professor
    Department of Genetics
    1.8484450836
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    Reproductive biology and cell-cell interactions in C. elegans
  • Snyder, Elizabeth

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    Assistant Professor
    Department of Animal Science
    1.8489326377
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    Structural and nucleotide-level RNA variants, proteome composition, cellular development
  • Soto, Martha C

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    Associate Professor
    Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
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    Cell Polarity, Embryonic Morphogenesis, Developmental Genetics, C. elegans
  • Steward, Ruth

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    Professor
    Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
    1.8484453917
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    Stem cells, hematopoiesis,and epigenetic control of chromatin integrity in Drosophila
  • Stock, Ann

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    Professor
    Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
    1.8484459812
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    Structure/function analysis of signal transduction proteins
  • Storch, Judith

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    Professor
    Department of Nutritional Sciences
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    Cellular lipid transport, structure and function of lipid transport proteins, intestinal lipid transport and systemic energy metabolism
  • Tischfield, Jay A

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    Professor
    Department of Genetics
    1.8484451027
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    Medical and human genetics: the genetics of somatic cells, mouse models for human diseases and genes for complex human genetic disorders
  • Tischfield, Max

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    Assistant Professor
    Department of Neuroscience & Cell Biology
    1.7322358621
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    Mouse models for craniofacial, neurovascular, and psychiatric disease
  • Tumer, Nilgun

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    Distinguished Professor
    Department of Plant Pathology
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    Ribosome inactivating proteins, trichothecene mycotoxins, ribosome interactions, toxin mechanism of action, global responses to toxins
  • Verzi, Michael

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    Associate Professor
    Department of Genetics
    1.8484459578
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    Transcriptional mechanisms underlying intestinal health
  • Wondisford, Fredric E

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    Professor
    Department of Medicine
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    Pituitary and pancreatic hormonal growth and regulation
  • Woychik, Nancy

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    Professor
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
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    Non-coding RNAs and Human Disease
  • Xia, Bing

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    Professor
    Department of Radiation Oncology
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    DNA repair, cell cycle checkpoints, oxidative stress, breast cancer, Fanconi anemia
  • Xie, Ping

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    Associate Professor
    Department of Cell Biology & Neuroscience
    1.8484450802
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    Molecular mechanisms of immune regulation and cancer pathogenesis
  • Yu, Lei

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    Professor
    Department of Genetics and Center of Alcohol Studies
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    Molecular genetics of alcoholism, compulsive behavior, drug abuse, pain, stress
  • Zaratiegui, Mikel

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    Associate Professor
    Department of Molecular Biology & Biochemistry
    1.8484451497
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    Chromatin Dynamics, Heterochromatin, RNA interference, Transposons, Silencing, Replication, Genome Integrity, Fission Yeast genetics