Faculty Member Laboratory Research Focus
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Xin Bi, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Biology

Bi Lab

Chromatin-mediated regulation of gene expression in eukaryotes.

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Dirk Bohmann, Ph.D.

Bohmann Lab

The biochemistry, molecular biology and genetics of signal-transducing transcription factors and their role in development, aging and disease

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Kara L. Bren, Ph.D.
Professor, Chemistry

Bren Lab

Bioinorganic and Biophysical Chemistry of Metalloproteins

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Michael D. Bulger, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Pediatrics

Bulger Lab

Chromatin domains and long-range activation by enhancers

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J. Scott Butler, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Microbiology & Immunology

Butler Lab

Post-transcriptional Regulation of mRNA Expression in the Nucleus of Eukaryotic Cells.

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Gloria Culver, Ph.D.
Professor, Biology

Culver Lab

Assembly of the E. coli 30S ribosomal subunit.

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Stephen Dewhurst, Ph.D.

Dewhurst Lab

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Mark E. Dumont, Ph.D.

Dumont Lab

Signal transduction; membrane protein structure, yeast molecular biology

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Paul Dunman, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Microbiology & Immunology

Dunman Lab

Using S. aureus and A. baumannii as model organisms to study bacterial pathogenesis

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Dmitri N. Ermolenko, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Biochemistry & Biophysics

Ermolenko Lab

Structural dynamics of the ribosome and ribosomal ligands during proteins synthesis

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Dragony Fu, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Biology

Fu Lab

Cellular stress response pathways that determine cell fate after exposure to cytotoxic and mutagenic damaging agents

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Vera Gorbunova, Ph.D.
Professor, Biology

Gorbunova Lab

Mechanisms of aging and the role of DNA repair and genomic instability in the aging process.

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Elizabeth Grayhack, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Biochemistry & Biophysics

Grayhack Lab

The role of the genetic code in translation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae

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Alan M. Grossfield, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Biochemistry & Biophysics

Grossfield Lab

Investigating membranes and membrane proteins via computer simulation

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Jeffrey J. Hayes, Ph.D.

William A. Bernhard Memorial Lab

DNA structure; chromatin; protein-DNA interactions

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Paul J. Kammermeier, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Pharmacology & Physiology

Kammermeier Lab

G protein coupled receptor signaling and modulation of ion channels in neurons

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Clara L. Kielkopf, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Biochemistry & Biophysics

Kielkopf Lab

Structural and biophysical basis of normal and disease-associated pre-mRNA recognition

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Hartmut Land, Ph.D.

Land Lab

Molecular mechanisms of carcinogenesis. Signaling and Cancer Cell Metabolism

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Lynne Maquat, Ph.D.

Maquat Lab

RNA metabolism in mammalian cells; Nonsense-mediated mRNA decay (mRNA surveillance); Influence of pre-mRNA splicing on mRNA translation

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Luis Martinez-Sobrido, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Microbiology & Immunology

Martinez-Sobrido Lab

Molecular biology and in the evasion of the innate immune response by negative strand RNA viruses

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David H. Mathews, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Biochemistry & Biophysics

Mathews Lab

Predicting RNA Secondary Structure

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Benjamin L. Miller, Ph.D.
Professor, Dermatology

Benjamin Miller Lab

Carbohydrate and protein recognition, molecular design, and biomolecular sensing

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Joshua C. Munger, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Biochemistry & Biophysics

Munger Lab

Mechanisms of metabolic network manipulation induced by viral infection and oncogenic mutation.

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Keith Webster Nehrke, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Medicine

Nehrke Lab

Integrative Physiology

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Michael A. O'Reilly, Ph.D.
Professor, Pediatrics

Developmental Biology of the Lung

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Catherine E. Ovitt, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Biomedical Genetics

Ovitt Lab

Analysis of Genes Involved in Salivary Gland Function

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Archibald S. Perkins, M.D., Ph.D.

Perkins Lab

Genes that impact the development of leukemias and other human malignancies

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Eric Phizicky, Ph.D.

Phizicky Lab

tRNA Biogenesis, Function & Quality Control

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Elaine Sia, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Biology

Sia Lab

Mutagenesis and repair of the mitochondrial genome.

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Eric M. Small, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Medicine

Small Lab

Understanding how a cell can interpret biomechanical and humoral signals and activate a discrete transcriptional program during development or in response to injury.

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Harold C. Smith, Ph.D.

Smith Lab

The role of mRNA editing in health and disease

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Alan Victor Smrcka, Ph.D.

Smrcka Lab

Molecular Mechanisms of Signal Transduction

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Gregory G. Tall, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Pharmacology & Physiology

Tall Lab

G Protein Signaling and New Classes of Enzymes That Activate Heterotrimeric G Proteins Apart From GPCR-initiated Activation

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Charles A. Thornton, M.D.
Professor, Neurology

Thornton Lab

Neurogenetic disorders

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Douglas H. Turner, Ph.D.
Professor, Chemistry

Turner Lab

Biophysical Chemistry of RNA Folding and Therapeutics

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Joseph E. Wedekind, Ph.D.

Wedekind Lab

Mechanisms of action of non-protein-coding (nc)RNAs

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Yi-Tao Yu, Ph.D.

Yu Lab

RNA modification, pre-mRNA splicing, snPNP biogenesis