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Altman Lab - Circadian Rhythms in Many Organisms

Anderson Lab - Investigating the regulatory pathways that control striated muscle development and function, and how defects in those pathways can give rise to human disease

Anolik Lab - Role of B Cells in the Pathophysiology of Systemic Lupus and Related Autoimmune Diseases

Anson Lab - Perception of self-motion and the effects of vestibular disorders on gaze and postural control problems during balance and walking.

Anto-Ocrah Lab - Neuroepidemiology of Human Reproduction and Sexuality, Reproductive Epidemiology , Social Media and Health, Global Emergency Medicine

Aquavella Lab - Evaluate human tear film dynamics and its relationship to clinical dry eye syndrome

Astapova Lab - Mechanisms of androgen actions in the ovary

Awad Lab - Musculoskeletal Tissue Engineering


Bajaj Lab - The role of cancer stem cell interactions with their microenvironment in disease progression

Baran Lab - Photodynamic Therapy and Medical Image Processing

Barnas Lab - Role of Type 3 Interferon in the Pathophysiology of Systemic Lupus

Bazarian Lab - Sports-Related Concussion, Traumatic Brain Injury

Bearden Lab - Neurogenetic disorders and infectious or inflammatory conditions affecting the nervous system

Beck Lab - Characterizing the Epithelial Tight Junction Defects at the Molecular Level in Atopic Dermatitis

Bennetto Lab - Neurocognitive Bases of Autism

Berger Lab - Biomedical Spectroscopy Laboratory

Berk Lab - Cells in the Vascular Wall and Their Response to Hemodynamic and Hormonal Stimuli

Bharadwaj Lab - Molecular mechanisms of neurodegenerative diseases

Bi Lab - Chromatin Regulation of Gene Expression in Eukaryotes

Bidlack Lab - Pharmacology of Brain and Lymphocytic Opioid Receptors

Biteau Lab - Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms that Control Tissue Homeostasis and Somatic Stem Cells

Blumberg Lab - Blood transfusion immunobiology

Boutz Lab - Understanding the essential roles of RNA processing in normal and tumor cell physiology, and to uncover the molecular mechanisms by which drugs alter gene expression

Boyce Lab - Study of the regulation of the formation, activation and survival of osteoclasts

Bren Lab - Bioinorganic and Biophysical Chemistry

Brewer Lab - Identification of host factors and/or pathways in keratinocytes that are critical for protection against, or susceptibility to, pathogens including bacteria (S. aureus, S. epidermidis), viruses (vaccinia, herpes simplex, varicella zoster), and fungi (Candida and Malassezia spp)

Briggs Lab - Focus on understanding how specific neuronal circuits in the early visual system encode visual information and how attention impacts the encoding of visual information

Brookes Lab - Cardiac Ischemia-Reperfusion (IR) Injury and Cardioprotection

Brown Lab - Multiphoton Laser-Scanning Microscopy

Buckley Lab - Viscoelasticity in Connective Tissues

Bulger Lab - Chromatin Domains and Enhancer Activation

Burack Lab - Identifying FL patients who are more likely to transform into Diffuse Large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL)

Busza Lab - The Busza Lab

Butler Lab - Regulation of Gene Expression by Targeted Degradation of RNA


Calvi Lab - Therapeutic Manipulation of Stem Cell Niches

Cancer Control and Psychoneuroimmunology Lab - Understanding clinical, psychological, and biological mechanisms of cognitive difficulties in cancer

Cao Lab - Voltage-gated Calcium Channel CaV1.2 functions in non-excitable musculoskeletal tissues

Cardiovascular Engineering Lab (CVEL) - Welcome to the Cardiovascular Engineering Lab

Carney Lab - Auditory Neuroscience

Carpizo Lab - The Carpizo Laboratory studies cancer biology with an emphasis on developmental therapeutics

Center for Tumor Immunology Research - Our Mission is to Harness the Power of the Immune System to Fight Cancer

Cerebrovascular and Neurocognitive Research Group (CNRG) - The CNRG will leverage advanced brain imaging technologies to investigate a number of diseases, including stroke, cerebral small vessel disease (CSVD), and vascular dementia

Chang Lab - Androgen Receptor (AR) and Nuclear Orphan Receptors TR2, TR3, and TR4

Chhabra Lab - Brain control of glucose homeostasis

Childhood Adversity and Resilience Lab - Childhood Adversity and Resilience

Choe Lab - in vivo Cancer Detection

Chu Lab - Translational Research in Lymphoid Malignancies

Clark Research Group - Instrumentation and Processing for the Nanoscale

Clinical Trials Processing Lab - Fee-for-service core resource that supports human clinical trials and basic science research conducted at UR

Cognitive Neurophysiology Laboratory - Frederick J. and Marion A. Schindler Cognitive Neurophysiology Lab

Cole Lab - Investigating toxicities associated with Pancreatic cancer and Rheumatoid arthritis

Cook Lab - Childhood and adolescent obesity

Coppage Lab - B cells and antibodies involved in organ rejection

Cory-Slechta Lab - Environmental Neurotoxicants as Risk Factors for Behavioral Diseases and Disorders

Center for Retina and Brain (CRAB) (CRAB Lab) - Center for Retina and Brain

Crane Lab - Motion Perception & Spatial Orientation

The Culture and Suicide Prevention (CSP) Lab (CSP Lab) - How cultural determinants of health influence suicide risk and resilience

Culver Lab - Assembly of the E. Coli 30S Ribosomal Subunit


Dalecki Lab - Ultrasound for Medicine & Biology

Dean Lab - Gene Therapy

DeLouise Lab - Bio Nanomaterials Research Group

Dewhurst Lab - Influenza Viruses; Virus Polymerase HIV Vaccine Development; NeuroAIDS Research

Dickerson Lab - CGRP Signal Transduction

Diekwisch Lab (diekwisch-lab) - Oral and Craniofacial Sciences

Dirksen Lab - Calcium Channel Structure and Function

Dodell-Feder Lab - Processing of Social information, Social Connections, and their Variances across illness, Focus on Schizophrenia-Spectrum Disorders

Dogra Lab - Ultrasound Imaging Lab

Dongmei Li Lab - Tobacco product use and health symptoms and problems

Dorsey Lab - New treatments for movement disorders; Parkinson's disease and other neurological disorders

Doyley Lab - Ultrasonic and Magnetic Resonance Imaging Lab

Dumont Lab - Signal Transduction; Membrane Protein Structure, Yeast Molecular Biology

Dunman Lab - Using S. aureus and A. baumannii as Model Organisms for Antibacterial Development and to Study Bacterial Pathogenesis

Dye Lab - We prioritize creative engagement with underrepresented and marginalized communities around the world to address health priorities, often through technology and human-centered design

Dziejman Lab - Type Three Secretion System Mediated Pathogenesis of V. cholerae


Eickbush Lab - Retrotransposable Elements

Elder Lab - Toxicology of Inhaled Ultrafine Particles and Engineered Nanomaterials

Eliav-Khan Lab - Orofacial Pain

Eliseev Lab - Role of mitochondria in regulation of apoptosis and differentiation in cancer cells and in normal stem cells

Sarkar Lab (ENVIGENE Lab) - The ENVIGENE Lab

Ermolenko Lab - Structural Dynamics of Translation


Falsetta Lab - Our goal is to identify previously unknown mechanisms of disease for disabling vulvar conditions, namely vulvodynia and lichens

Fasan Lab - The design, development, and investigation of novel chemo-biosynthetic and chemo-enzymatic strategies for the discovery of biologically active molecules

Fazal Lab - Pathogenesis of Acute Lung Injury (ALI)/Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)

Feldon Lab - Graves' Disease

Fiebelkorn Lab - Understanding how the brain flexibly allocates its limited processing resources to improve behavioral outcomes

Fiscella Lab - Center for Communication and Disparities Research

Fogaça Lab - Understanding the molecular basis of behaviors relevant to stress and the actions of fast antidepressant and anxiolytic drugs.

Foster Lab - Biomedical Optics and Photodynamic Therapy

Freeman Lab - Molecular Mechanisms of Programmed Cell Death in Neurons

Frelinger Lab - T cell immunity to tumors and pathogens

Frisch Lab - Microenvironmental Support for the Hematopoietic Stem Cell

Fry Lab - Identifying the genetic changes underlying the temperate-tropical difference

Fu Lab - Cellular Stress Response Pathways that Determine Cell Fate after Exposure to Cytotoxic and Mutagenic Damaging Agents

Fudge Lab - Anatomy and Neurochemistry of Major Psychiatric Illnesses


Ganguly Lab - Identify conserved molecular signals regulating the trafficking of proteins from their site of synthesis to specific sub-cellular compartments

Garcea Lab - Advance understanding of the cognitive and neuroanatomic mechanisms underlying human tool use

Pain and Perceptions Lab (Geha, Paul Lab) - Understanding the neural mechanisms that transform nociceptive input to painful perceptions in humans and how these mechanisms change in chronic pain

Gelbard Lab - Glial and Immune Effector Cell Interactions with Synapses During Neuroinflammation

Genomics Research Center (GRC) - Collaborative assistance with experimental design and data analysis

Georas Lab - Mucosal Immunology and Asthma

Gerber Lab - The Immune System and Cancer

Ghaemmaghami Lab - Molecular Mechanisms of Prion Propagation and Pathogenesis

Giacomelli Lab - The application of multiphoton and fluorescence imaging to surgical pathology and clinical medicine

Gill Lab - Microbial Pathogens and the Impact of Human Microbial Flora on Human Health and Disease

Glading Lab - Role of Cell-Cell Contact in Regulating Cellular Function in Both the Normal and Disease State

Goldman Lab - Cell & Gene Therapy

Haptics Lab (Gomez-Ramirez, Manuel Lab) - Develop mechanistic models of how objects are perceived and manipulated with our hands

Gorbunova & Seluanov Laboratory - Study of Age-Related Changes in Repair of DNA Double-Strand Breaks

Grayhack Lab - The Roles of the Genetic Code in Translation

Grossfield Lab - Computer Modeling to Understand Structure and Thermodynamics of Biological Molecules


Haber Lab - Basal Ganglia and Degenerative Diseases

Hablitz Lab - Circadian physiology, pathology and therapeutics

Hall Lab - Influence of early childhood language experiences on overall quality of life outcomes across the lifespan for deaf communities

Jill Halterman Lab (Halterman, Jill Lab) - The Preventive Care Program for Urban Children with Asthma

Hammes Lab (Hammes, Stephen Lab) - Androgen Effects on Reproduction and Cancer

Hammond Lab - Hammond Lab

Harris Lab - Studying various roles of antioxidants in cancer by using in vivo mouse modeling approaches and high-throughput pharmacologic screening techniques

Hayes Lab - Chromatin Structure

UR Health Lab (Health Lab) - The UR Health Lab is a multidisciplinary collaboration between URMC and the College of Arts, Sciences and Engineering. It brings together the teams, expertise and resources needed to develop precision medicine that improves the lives of our patients

The Hope Lab (Helping Older People Engage (HOPE) Lab) - Learning together how to age well

Hematology and Transplantation - Human hematopoietic stem cells and their interaction with their microenvironment

Henry Lab - Auditory Neurophysiology and Behavior Lab

Herrera Lab - Specializing in the study of principles and applications of cellular self-organization

Hill Lab (Hill, Cherice Lab) - Addressing musculoskeletal health disparities by evaluating mechanisms of pathology and improving research translational equity

Causal Inference for Health Policy (CIHP) Lab (Hill, Elaine Lab) - Health economics and environmental economics

Hinkle Lab - Molecular Mechanisms of Cell Regulation

Hocking Lab - Extracellular Matrix Protein Research

Holt Lab - Synaptic Pharmacology of the Vestibular Apparatus

Human Language Processing Lab - How Language Users Integrate Information Rapidly and Reliably Online

Hunter Lab - Mechanisms of light-induced retinal damage and development of non-invasive fluorescence imaging techniques to study retinal function in healthy and diseased eyes

Huxlin Lab - Behavioral Studies and Functional Imaging of Visual Function, Plasticity and Rehabilitation After Brain Damage


Immunization Lab - Rand-Schaffer-Szilagyi Labs

Iqbal Lab - Microarray CGH

Ison Lab - How the auditory system is able to follow the rapidly changing acoustic signal that characterizes speech


Järvinen-Seppo Lab - Characterization of the immunologic factors present in human milk that may modify the infant's developing immune system and oral tolerance to foods

Jin Lab - Molecular Regulation of Vascular Endothelial Function

Brent Johnson Lab (Johnson, Brent Lab) - The Interface of Mathematical Statistics with Medical and Public Health Research Methodology

Dean Johnson Lab (Johnson, Dean Lab) - Nanomembranes and MEMS technologies in renal disease: sensors, diagnostics, and therapeutic devices

Gail Johnson Lab (Johnson, Gail Lab) - Molecular Mechanisms of Neurodegeneration

Mahlon Johnson Lab (Johnson, Mahlon Lab) - Leptomeninges and meningioma

CMC Jones Lab (Jones, Courtney Lab) - Risk Stratification of Injured Patients to Identify Patients Who Would Benefit from Trauma Center Services

Rochester Environment and Child Health (REACH) Laboratory (Jusko, Todd Lab) - Environmental causes of human disease


Kammermeier Lab - G Protein-coupled Receptor Function

Keane Lab - Vision & Psychosis Lab

Kielkopf Lab - Pre-mRNA Splicing for Treatment of Human Disease

Kiernan Lab - Sensory Development and Disease

Minsoo Kim Lab (Kim, Minsoo Lab) - Inflammation Research

Korman Lab - Cell Processes in Fibrosis

Kottmann Lab - Investigating how novel receptor-based therapeutics modify cytokine production to mitigate lung injury and fibrosis

Krauss Lab - Complete Understanding of the Fundamental Properties of Materials with a Size in Between Individual Molecules and the Bulk

Krugh Lab - Structure Determination of Nucleic Acids by NMR

Kwok Lab - MRI Research


Laboratory of Integration Services for Complex Needs (LISCN) - Listening to What Matters to Patients

Laboratory of Interpersonal Violence and Victimization (LIVV) - Exploring intimate partner violence (IPV) through research aimed to create, test and disseminate novel ways to ameliorate the morbidity and mortality associated with IPV

Laboratory of Suicide Studies - Basic social, behavioral, and biological, preclinical, clinical, and epidemiological studies of suicide that form the building blocks for preventive intervention research

Lalor Lab - Explore quantitative modelling approaches to the analysis of sensory electrophysiology in humans

Lambert Lab - Roles of basic cellular behaviors in embryonic patterning

Land Lab - Cooperation of Oncogenic Mutations in the Control of Malignancy

Larracuente Lab - Genome evolution

Lawrence Lab - Environmental Signaling, Immune Function, and Cellular Development

Le Lab - Renal mechanisms of hypertension and genetic determinants of susceptibility to kidney disease progression

Leckenby Lab - Enhancing the regeneration and preventing the degeneration of the peripheral nervous system

Whasil Lee Lab (Lee, Whasil Lab) - Mechanically-Activated Ion Channels and Mechanotransduction in Musculoskeletal cells

Yi-Fen Lee Lab (Lee, Yi-Fen Lab) - Urology cancers such as bladder and prostate cancers

Lerner Lab - Modeling the Biomechanics of the Knee

Levandowski Lab - Basic epidemiological concepts

Libby Lab - Molecular Processes that Lead to RGC Death in Glaucoma

Livingstone Lab - CD8+ T cell memory

Loiselle Lab - Identify novel strategies to improve flexor tendon healing by reducing the formation of range of motion

Looney Lab - Translational Research in Autoimmune Disease, B Cell Depletion

Lord Lab - Cell Mediated Immunity to Tumors

Luebke Lab - Auditory & Vestibular Efferent Systems

Lueck Lab - Molecular genetics and experimental treatment of diseases resulting from nonsense mutations


MacLean Lab - The Structure of Neurotransmitter-gated Ion Channels

Maddox Lab - Investigate How the Visual System Interacts with the Auditory System to Improve Selective Attention Under Noisy Conditions

Majewska Lab - The Functional Synapse Group

Maquat Lab - Normal & Disease-Associated RNA Decay

Marcos Lab - Gain understanding of the interplay of structural, biomechanical and optical properties of the eye, their impact on retinal image quality, and the limits they impose to visual function and perception

Mariani Lab - Systems Biology of Lung Development and Disease

Mathews Lab - Computational Biology and Bioinformatics

Mayer-Pröschel Lab - Impairment of Neural Cell Functions During Developmental Insults

McAleavey Lab - Development of Novel, Clinically Applicable Ultrasound Imaging Techniques

McCamant Lab - Ultrafast Spectroscopy and Photophysics

McGrath Lab - Nanomembrane Research

McGraw Lab - Understanding the mechanisms of fibrotic lung diseases

McGregor Lab - The interface between physics and biology and the techniques involved range from optical engineering to visual psychophysics

McMurray Lab - Systems Biology of Cancer Cells

Meeks Lab - Chemosensation and Social Learning

Mehr Laboratory (Mehr lab) - Developing novel, hybrid, ultrasound-based diagnostic methods and defining the clinical utility of the developed technologies as it applies to detection, diagnosis, and therapy of various pathologies.

Mello Lab - Understanding how protein-coding genes and non-coding RNAs (ncRNAs) regulate transcription in pancreatic preneoplastic lesions and gain knowledge of their impact over cellular transformation and tumor initiation

Merigan Lab - The role of retinal ganglion cells in visual perception in the primate

Meyer Lab - Bacterial chromosome re-organization during stress

Mezu-Ndubuisi Lab - Investigating Developmental Origins, Mechanisms and Therapies for Retinopathy of Prematurity Using an In vivo Mouse Model of Oxygen-Induced Retinopathy

Benjamin Miller Lab (Miller, Benjamin Lab) - Molecular Recognition & Biosensing

Program for Advanced Immune Bioimaging (Miller, Jim Lab) - Advanced Immune Bioimaging

Richard Miller Lab (Miller, Richard Lab) - Perinatal Toxicology and Placentology

Minckley Lab - Ecology and evolutionary advantages of pollen specialization in bees

Mitochondrial Research and Innovation Group - Integrative Mitochondrial Physiology

Geriatric Oncology Lab (Mohile, Supriya Lab) - Geriatric assessment, communication, cognition, polypharmacy, cachexia and sarcopenia, social network, digital health, treatment decision-making, end of life care, and caregiver health.

Monaco Lab - Effect of the Microbiome/Virome on Mucosal and Systemic Inflammation in Health and Disease

Mooney Lab - Bone diseases, particularly osteoporosis and osteoarthritis

Moore Group - Gradinet Index Nonimaging Design

Morrell Lab - Platelet functions in hemostasis/thrombosis and vascular inflammation. Platelet driven immune responses

Mosmann Lab - Th1 and Th2 Subsets of CD4+ T Cells

Munger Lab - Mechanisms of Pathogenic Metabolic Manipulation

Patrick Murphy Lab (Murphy, Patrick Lab) - Dr. Murphy's laboratory uses the zebrafish model, mammalian stem cells, and human cancer cell lines to investigate how epigenetic marks help to drive cell state transitions

Muthukrishnan Lab - Immunobiology of musculoskeletal infections


Nam Lab - Mechano-Biology of the Inner Ear Sensory System

Smith Lab (Nathan Smith Lab) - The Science of Neuro-Glia Interaction Lab

Nedergaard Lab - Glial Disease and Therapeutics

Nehrke Lab - Integrative Physiology

Newlands Lab - Physiology of the Vestibular System

Nichols Lab - Identifying the signaling pathways and mechanisms that govern homeostasis in mechanically active tissues

Ning-Wang Lab (Ning Wang Lab) - Organelle Homeostasis

Noble Lab - Stem Cell Biology and Stem Cell Medicine

Ernest Nordeen Lab (nordeen, ernest lab) - Hormonal control of neural and behavioral development


O'Banion-Olschowka Labs - CNS Neuroinflammation Research

O'Connell Lab - Biochemical mechanisms of RNA-mediated gene regulation

Wynne Center for Family Research (O'Connor, Thomas Lab) - Clinical research to understand how family and relationship processes influence behavioral and biological bases of mental and physical health

Oltvai Lab - Develop improved diagnostic and therapeutic approaches for disease pathologies with a main focus on the molecular pathology of cancer.

Onukwufor Lab - Divalent Metal Neurotoxicity, Mitochondrial Dysfunction in Alzheimer's Disease and Stress Adaptation

O'Reilly Lab - Developmental Origins of Lung Disease Laboratory

Orlandi Lab - Orphan G protein coupled receptors in brain and visual systems

Orr Lab - Speciation and the Genetics of Adaptation

Thirukumaran Lab (Orthopaedic Policy, Outcomes, and Disparities Lab) - Orthopaedic Policy, Outcomes, and Disparities (OrthoPOD) Lab - Thirukumaran


Paciorkowski Lab - Gene discovery in several related developmental brain disorders

Neural Circuits and Computation Laboratory (Padmanabhan, Krishnan Lab) - Principles of computation performed by individual neurons and the neural circuits, and to identify how neurological and psychiatric diseases disrupt these operations

Palis Lab - Ontogeny of Hematopoiesis; Erythroid Differentiation; Erythroid Precursor Self-Renewal; Hematopoiesis-Response to Radiation

Pang Lab - Illustrate the molecular mechanisms of angiogenesis and vascular remodeling under physiological and pathological conditions

Park Lab - Gene-Environment Interactions on Brain Development

Parker Lab - Sonoelatsticity Imaging Lab

Pavelka Lab - Cell envelopes of pathogenic bacteria

PEAK Human Performance Clinical Research Core Laboratory - Providing novel exercise testing techniques and state of the art services.

Pentland Lab - Role of Prostaglandins in skin carcinogenesis and in cell differentiation

Pérez Ramos Lab - Designing and implementing community-driven research approaches and Information and Communication Technology (ICTs) innovations to address health disparities, community needs, and Socio-structural Determinants of Health

Perkins / Zhang Lab - Basic biomedical research on cancer, specifically focusing on two areas, leukemia and mammary cancer

Phizicky Lab - tRNA Biogenesis, Function & Quality Control

Pietropaoli Lab - Team approaches to patient-centered, clinical and translational investigation in sepsis and critical illness

Poletti Lab - Visual perception in humans

Portman Lab - Sex Differences in the Development and Function of the C. elegans Nervous System

Presgraves Lab - Evolutionary genetics & genomics in Drosophila

Pröschel Lab - Glial Progenitor Cells

Pryhuber Lab - Inflammatory Neonatal Lung Injury


Rahimi Lab - Rheumatoid Arthritis

Arshad Rahman Lab (Rahman, Arshad Lab) - Signaling Mechanisms of Endothelial ICAM-1 Expression

Irfan Rahman Lab (Rahman, Irfan Lab) - Oxidant and cigarette smoke-mediated lung inflammation.

Rand Lab - Developmental Neurotoxicity of Environmental Mercury

Rangel-Moreno Lab - Immune Cells and Disease

Redmond Vascular Biology Lab - Vascular Effects of Alcohol-role of Notch

Refaai Lab - ABO antibodies and platelet function

Reichman Lab - Infectious Diseases

Respiratory Physiology Lab - Sleep apnea and the reversal of sedative-induced respiratory arrhythmias

RHIC Core Lab - Design and Develop Immunological Methods for Clinical Studies and Translational Research

Rich Lab - Cardiovascular, Respiratory, and Perinatal/Reproductive Health Effects of Exposures to Environmental Agents

Richardson Lab - Human Skin Immunology

Ritchlin Lab - Mechanisms That Underlie Pathologic Bone Resorption and New Bone Formation in Psoriatic and Rheumatoid Arthritis

Robert Lab - Evolution of Immune Surveillance, Tumor and Viral Immunity

ODALab-Spectrum (rolland, jannick lab) - Optical Diagnostics and Applications Laboratory

Romanski Lab - Neural Circuitry of Social Communication

Rossmann Lab - Transcriptional-metabolic control of lineage differentiation

Rothberg Lab - Organic Electronics and Biomolecular Sensing

Rowe Lab - Intersection of viruses and allergic disease

Rustchenko-Bulgac Lab - Chromosome Instability


Samuelson Lab - Understanding the genetic, cell biological and molecular basis for age-driven proteostatic deterioration

Sant Lab - Immunodominance in CD4 T Cell Responses

Sarelius Lab - Vascular Cell Communication and Signaling

Schallek Lab - Blood flow in the living eye by using Adaptive Optics Scanning Light Ophthalmoscope (AOSLO)

Scheible Lab - Systems immunology approach to understanding molecular mechanisms and clinical outcomes related to early immune development in human infants

Schieber Lab - Neural Control of Hand and Finger Movements

Schwarz Lab - Bone Loss Research

Scott Lab - Signaling pathways of prostaglandins in human melanocytes and melanoma; the role of Plexin receptors in melanocyte and melanoma biology

Seplaki Lab - Aging, disability, environment, frailty, biomarkers, measurement, health disparities

Serra-Moreno Lab - The Serra-Moreno lab focuses on understanding how HIV overcomes the innate immune barriers in its target cells to establish a chronic infection, with the goal of using this information to find new avenues for therapeutic intervention

Sharma Lab - Multimedia Security, Color Imaging, Image Processing, Signal processing for Bioinformatics/Communications

Sheftall Lab - Understand what factors are related to suicidal thoughts and behaviors in youth

Shrager Lab - Neuron-Neuroglia Interactions

Shuchi Yeh Lab (Shu-Chi Yeh Lab) - Develop intravital imaging-based approaches for direct visualization, quantifications, and molecular profiling of the local regulatory machineries that harbor the skeletal, hematopoietic, and malignant stem cells

Sia Lab - Mutagenesis and Repair of Mitochondrial DNA

Singh Lab - Stem Cell & Disease Modeling Lab

Meera Singh Lab (singh, meera lab) - Immune-pathogenesis of viral infections such as Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and SARS-CoV-2

Sleep and Neurophysiology Research Laboratory - Study of the causes, consequences, and treatments for insomnia

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

Snyder Lab - Neural mechanisms of Attention Dynamics And Memory Systems

Sobolewski Lab - Sex-differentiated mechanisms of neurotoxicity of endocrine active compounds (EACs)

Spectrum Brain Lab - Advance understanding of the neural mechanisms underlying various processes of autism in order to facilitate the development of mechanism-informed supports and interventions

Schizophrenia Treatment and Research Laboratory (STAR Lab) - Schizophrenia Treatment and Research Laboratory

Steiner Lab - Pediatric Biomedical Research

Sterne Lab - Neural circuit mechanisms that generate and shape complex feeding behaviors

Stone Lab - Redefining standards for neurosurgical training, improving clinical efficiency, and enhancing patient outcomes across a range of neurological diseases

ZVR Lab (Suarez-Jimenez, Benjamin) - PTSD research leveraging virtual reality (VR), multimodal magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and machine learning

Sun Lab (Sun, Yan Lab) - Mechanisms of Defective Viral Genome Generation

Surgical Research and Genitourinary Engineering Lab (Surgical Research & Genitourinary Engineering Lab) - Surgical Simulation and Patient-Specific Surgical Simulation to create translational models to measure improvements in surgical training and patient outcomes

Susiarjo Lab - Endocrine Disruptors and Effects on Epigenetic Regulation on Imprinted Genes


Tadin Lab - Adaptive Spatial Interactions in Motion Perception

Takimoto Lab - Host-virus interaction of Influenza and Paramyxoviruses

Taubman Lab - The Role of Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells in Regulating Inflammation and Thrombosis in the Arterial Wall

Telias Lab - Understanding the molecular and physiological mechanisms that underlie pathological remodeling of the inner retina during and after degenerative blindness

Thakar Lab - Delineation the effects of age, immunogenicity of the antigens, host genotype and host’s immune history using bioinformatics, systems biology and dynamic modeling tools

The Rochester Center for Mind-Body Research (RCMBR) - Immune and related physiological responses

Thornton Lab - Neurogenetic Disorders

Tivarus Lab - Clinical applications of functional MRI

Tobacco Cessation and Prevention Research Program - The Tobacco Cessation and Prevention Research Program currently houses several funded projects related to the study of and/or dissemination of best practices for Smoking Cessation with Special Populations

Topham Lab - Respiratory Virus Immunity

Turner Lab - Forces Directing Nucleic Acid Chemistry, with Particular Emphasis on RNA Folding


UR CABIN - Center for Advanced Brain Imaging and Neurophysiology


VanWijngaarden Lab - The Potential Health Effects of Occupational and Environmental Exposures

Vates Lab - Pituitary tumors

Vertino Lab - Cancer Epigenetics and Novel Mechanisms of Gene Silencing in Cancer


Waag Lab - Ultrasound

Wagner Lab - RNA Processing

Walsh-Falsey Lab - Respiratory Tract Infections

Walter Lab - Brain Tumor Angiogenesis

Wang Lab - Experience-dependent cortical information

Ward Lab - Mechanisms of Poxvirus Envelope Formation

Waugh Lab - Cell Deformability & Cell Adhesion

Wedekind Lab - Development of New HIV/AIDS Drugs, Antibiotics, & RNA-based Therapeutics

Welte Lab - Reguation of intracellular transport developmentally controlled protein sequestration

George H. Whipple Laboratory for Cancer Research (Whipple, George H. Laboratory for Cancer Research) - Sex hormones/nuclear receptors and Vitamin D/E effects on prostate/bladder cancer and other hormone-related diseases

Patricia White Lab (White, Patricia Lab) - Regeneration After Noise Induced Hearing Loss

R. James White Lab (White, R. James Lab) - Vascular Biology of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH)

Williams Lab (Williams, David Lab) - Adaptive Optics Research Lab

Wilson ECLIPSe Lab - Engineering & Clinical Laboratory for Innovation in Pediatric Surgery

Wismüller Lab - Developing Novel Intuitively Intelligible Computational Visualization Methods for the Exploratory Analysis of High-dimensional Data from Biomedical Imaging

Woeller Lab - Understanding the key molecular and cellular pathways involved in eye disease, with a particular focus on Thyroid Eye Disease (TED)

Wojtovich Lab - Mitochondrial Physiology and Hypoxic Stress Signaling

Wolf Lab - Uncovering the Biological Mechanisms of Radiation-Induced Skin Toxicities

Wozniak Lab - Pathogenesis of bacterial corneal infections and novel antimicrobial drug discovery

Chia-Lung Wu Lab (Wu, Chia-Lung Lab) - Identifying the molecular mechanisms by which genetic and epigenetic regulators modulate development, homeostasis and disease progression of musculoskeletal tissues, with a particular focus on cartilage and bone.

Tong Tong Wu Lab (Wu, Tong Tong Lab) - High-dimensional data analysis, survival analysis, machine learning, computational statistics, and computational biology and statistical genetics


Xia Lab - NMDA receptor signaling, protein phosphatase-1 (PP1) and CREB mediated gene transcription

Jin Xiao Lab (Xiao, Jin Lab) - Treating Biofilm-Related Infection Disease

Xie Lab - Stem Cell Translational Application and Tumor Imaging

Xing Lab - Regulation of bone cell function in inflammatory bone loss


Yan Lab - Regulation and Function of Cyclic Nucleotide Phosphodiesterases in the Cardiovascular System

Yao - Zhenqiang Lab - Basic and translational studies of bone related diseases and breast cancer

Yao Lab - The understanding of pathophysiological function and molecular mechanism of new non-coding RNAs (and RBPs) and new modes of gene regulation in cardiac system and cardiovascular disease

Yarovinsky Lab - Cellular and molecular mechanisms that account for host resistance to protozoan parasites

Young Lab - How bioactive components in human milk differ by maternal characteristics

Yu Lab - Functions & Mechanisms of RNA Modifications

Yule Lab - Intracellular Calcium Signaling in Cells


Zand Lab - Role of B Cells in Alloimmune Responses in Solid Organ Transplantation

Zavislan Lab - Confocal Imaging Group

Zent Lab - Lymphoid Malignancy Research

Zhang Lab - Skeletal repair and reconstruction

Zhao Lab - Cell Proliferation and Mammalian Cells

Zhong Lab - MRI Research Group

Yiping Zhu Lab (Zhu, Yiping Lab) - Working with retroviruses (HIV-1, MLV, etc.) and focuses on identifying new host antiviral factors and deciphering viral antagonism of host defense

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