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Primary Faculty

Dirk BohmannDirk Bohmann, Ph.D.

The biochemistry, molecular biology and genetics of signal-transducing transcription factors and their role in development, aging and disease
Benoit BiteauBenoit Biteau, Ph.D.

Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms that Control Tissue Homeostasis and Somatic Stem Cells
Wei HsuWei Hsu, PhD

Cellular Signaling in Neural Development and Disease
Hartmut LandHartmut Land, Ph.D.

Molecular mechanisms of carcinogenesis. Signaling and Cancer Cell Metabolism
Margot Mayer-PröschelMargot Mayer-Pröschel, Ph.D.

Stem Cells in the mammalian CNS / Gestational insults and embryonic CNS development / Astrocyte dysfunction
Mark NobleMark Noble, Ph.D.

Neural Diseases and Neoplasia
Catherine OvittCatherine E. Ovitt, Ph.D.

Analysis of Genes Involved in Salivary Gland Function
Douglas PortmanDouglas Portman, Ph.D.

Neural circuit development and function; Genetic control of behavior; Sex differences in neurobiology
Christoph PröschelChristoph Pröschel, Ph.D.

Glial progenitors and the role of astrocytes in CNS disease and repair.
Andrew SamuelsonAndrew V. Samuelson, Ph.D.

Understanding Aging at the Genetic, Molecular, Cellular, and Organismal Level
Jiyong ZhaoJiyong Zhao, Ph.D.

Signal transduction and development of therapeutic agents in B-lymphomas; Cell cycle regulation

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Secondary Faculty

Kate AckermanKate G. Ackerman, M.D.

Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia
Daniel BergstralhDaniel Bergstralh

Investigating cell division and adhesion in epithelial tissues, with a particular interest in how tissue integrity is established and maintained during development.
David GoldfarbDavid S. Goldfarb, Ph.D.

Molecular mechanisms that control the exchange of molecules and information between the nucleus and cytoplasm
Aram HezelAram Francis Hezel, M.D.

The molecular biology and genetics of pancreatic and biliary tract cancers
Amy KiernanAmy Kiernan, Ph.D.

Molecular development of the inner ear; regeneration; congenital deafness and vestibular dysfunction
Richard LibbyRichard Libby, Ph.D.

Neurobiology of glaucoma; specifically the death of retinal ganglion cells (RGCs), the output neurons of the retina.
Thomas MarianiThomas Mariani, Ph.D.

Systems Biology of Lung Development and Disease
James PalisJames Palis, M.D.

Pediatric Hematology and Oncolog
Ruchira SinghRuchira Singh, Ph.D.

Cellular and molecular mechanisms of retinal and neurodegenerative diseases in patient-derived induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) model systems

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