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A

Primary Research Interest: Immunology
T-cell regulation in tolerance and immunity
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac Biology
Defining the interaction between tumor cells and the microenvironment in glioblastoma, including during therapeutic resistance
Primary Research Interest: Human GeneticsSecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & Endocrinology
Gene regulation and human disease
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell Biology
Growth factors and genetic modifiers in vascular biology and cancer
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell Signaling
Mechanisms of formation and maintenance of epigenetic elements
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & Endocrinology
Cellular Dynamics of Allergic Immune Responses
Primary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologySecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell Biology
Skeletal Cell Differentiation and Matrix Quality
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologySecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell Biology
Birth and Migration of New Neurons
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Human GeneticsThe Genetic Control of Autoimmune Disease
Primary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial Pathogenesis
Replication of RNA Viruses and Vaccine Development
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell Signaling
MicroRNA regulation in the immune system
Primary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologySecondary Research Interest: Neurobiology
Analysis of genetic and neuronal networks that regulate fat content
Primary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologySecondary Research Interest: Immunology
Extracellular matrix regulation of metabolism, pulmonary disease, and cardiovascular disease

B

Primary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial PathogenesisHost-Pathogen Interactions at the Maternal-Fetal Interface
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell Signaling
Mouse models for the study of human cancer susceptibility and cancer progression
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSignal Transduction and Cytoskeleton Organization
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial PathogenesisInnate and adaptive immunity to viral pathogens
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologyThe Neurological Basis of Pain and Its Control
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologyCNS injury and repair
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac Biology
Elucidating the dialogue between the tumor cell compartment and the vascular niche
Primary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologySecondary Research Interest: NeurobiologyGut-brain cross-talk: mediation by stress hormone system
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologyRegulation of cellular differentiation and function by calciotropic hormones
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Human Genetics
Molecular Pathogenesis and Targeted Therapy of Lung Cancer
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac BiologyTranscriptional Control of Mammalian Organogenesis
Primary Research Interest: Human GeneticsSecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingTelomere Synthesis and Function
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell Signaling
Molecular basis of stem cell self-renewal, differentiation and contribution to cancer
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & Endocrinology
Regulation of T-cell activation and tolerance during autoimmune and transplantation responses
Primary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingRole of Homeobox genes in cancer, angiogenesis and wound healing
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologyRas signaling in cancer stem cells
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & Endocrinology
Intracellular Membrane Traffic: Mechanisms & Immune Function
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingHematopoiesis and cell signaling
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac BiologyTranscriptional regulation of cardiac morphogenesis and differentiation
Primary Research Interest: Human GeneticsSecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologyGenetics approaches to study of the biology of the liver in health and disease
Primary Research Interest: Human GeneticsPharmacogenomics and Genetic Epidemiology of Pulmonary Diseases
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologyT Cell Development and Function in the Fetus and Newborn
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Human Genetics
Signaling control of craniofacial development and congenital disease

C

Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & Endocrinology
Lung Peptidases in Allergy and Host Defense
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac BiologyUnderstanding tumor oxygen homeostasis and angiogenesis
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologySecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologyNeuronal/Glial Interactions that Control Myelination
Primary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingStem Cells in Lung Tissue Remodeling and Repair
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologyImmune determinants of metabolism and regeneration
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac Biology
Regulation of allergic inflammation
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologySecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell Biology
Wnt Signaling in Development and Function of the Mammalian Brain
Primary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial PathogenesisMetagenomics-Based Technologies for Virus Detection and Discovery
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Human GeneticsDNA Repair Mechanisms and Human Disease
Primary Research Interest: Human GeneticsProteasomes, substrate recognition and processing
Primary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac BiologySecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell Biology

Receptors, Stem Cells and Pharmacology

Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologyMechanisms of Action of Peptide Hormones and Growth Factors
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologySynapses, Circuits and Development in Retina
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Human Genetics
Integrated genomic and epigenomic mechanisms contributing to cancer
Primary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac BiologySecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologyRegulatory mechanisms in cardiovascular biology and disease
Primary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial PathogenesisSecondary Research Interest: Immunology

Host-Pathogen Interactions Responsible for M. tuberculosis Virulence

Primary Research Interest: Human GeneticsSecondary Research Interest: Immunology
Genetics and epidemiology of human autoimmune disease
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial PathogenesisCell Migration and Interaction Dynamics underlying Humoral and Barrier Immunity

D

Primary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac BiologyBiology of Nuclear Pore Complexes
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & Endocrinology
Autophagy In Cell Survival and Cancer Progression 
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingRegulation of B Lymphocyte and Macrophage Function by Cell Surface Receptors
Primary Research Interest: Human GeneticsSecondary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac BiologyComputational and cellular approaches to metabolic disease
Primary Research Interest: Human GeneticsGenomic approaches to yeast molecular biology and infectious disease
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingTransmembrane TGF-a and TGF-b Receptor Signaling in Cell Proliferation and Differentiation
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & Endocrinology
Mechanics of chromosome segregation

E

Primary Research Interest: Neurobiology

The Molecular Basis of Neurotransmitter Release and Its Role in Synaptic Physiology, Behavior and Disease

Primary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial PathogenesisSecondary Research Interest: Immunology
Bacterial host-Cell Interactions
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & Endocrinology

Immunopathogenesis of Asthma; Genomics of Disease

F

Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologyMechanism Oriented Clinical Research in Airway Disease
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Neurobiology
Molecular regulation of oligodendrocyte myelination during brain development and remyelination following injury
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial Pathogenesis
Immunopathogenesis of HIV and malaria in childhood
Primary Research Interest: Neurobiology
CNS Plasticity, Bioinformatics, and Recovery from Injury
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologySecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologyInjury Response in the Developing Nervous System
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingMolecular Mechanisms of Synaptic Plasticity and Neurodegeneration
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac BiologyPlacental Biology/Bacterial Adhesion
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingImmunobiology of Dendritic Cells in Disease
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologyCorollary Discharge Mechanism in Psychosis
Primary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingAlveolar epithelial barrier regulation and repair in the lung
Primary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial PathogenesisRNA-Protein Recognition
Primary Research Interest: Human GeneticsSecondary Research Interest: NeurobiologyHuman genetics in neurodegenerative disease and circadian/sleep behavior

G

Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologySecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologyMolecular pathways in neurodegenerative diseases
Regulation of collective cell behaviors and cell-cell interactions in tissues
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologyNeural Mechanisms of Attention and Memory
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologyDevelopment and Biology of the Pancreatic Islets
Primary Research Interest: Human GeneticsSecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingPharmacogenomics of Membrane Transporters
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologyNormal and abnormal endometrial development
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologyOncogene Signaling Pathways that Regulate the Cell Cycle, microRNAs and Metabolism
Primary Research Interest: Human GeneticsSecondary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac Biology

Genetic Dissection of Extracellular Matrix in Development and Disease

Primary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial PathogenesisSecondary Research Interest: Immunology
Molecular Analysis of HIV Pathogenesis
Primary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial PathogenesisSecondary Research Interest: Human Genetics
Regulation of Gene Expression
Primary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac BiologySecondary Research Interest: ImmunologyMetabolic Changes and the Host Response to Infection

H

Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac BiologyLipoproteins and Immune Responses to Infection and Acute Injury
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac BiologyTranscriptional regulation of cardiovascular development and differentiation.
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac BiologyTGFbeta family of signaling pathway
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingMolecular mechanisms of pancreas development, function and disease
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac BiologyInnate Immune Pathways and the Endothelium in Inflammatory Critical Illness
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial PathogenesisMucosal immunoregulation at barrier surfaces
Primary Research Interest: Immunology
Primary Research Interest: Human GeneticsHuman population genomics
Primary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologySecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell Biology
Hormonal and genetic regulation of human skeletal disease
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologySecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologyMolecular Mechanisms Controlling Neuronal and Neurovascular Development
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac BiologyComparative study of organ development and regeneration
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologySecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell Biology
Molecular Mechanisms and Therapeutic Strategies of Neurodegenerative Diseases

I

Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingMechanisms of Hormone Action in Organ Development and Disease

J

Primary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologyGrowth and Differentiated Function in Human Fetal Adrenal and Gonad
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologySecondary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac BiologyPotassium Channels
Primary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial PathogenesisSecondary Research Interest: Human GeneticsVirulence and Evolution of a Human Pathogen
Primary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologyRole of the alveolar epithelium in lung fluid balance
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologyMolecular Biology of Neurotransmitter Receptors and Ion Channels
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac BiologyMolecular basis for Receptor Tyrosine Kinase signaling across the plasma membrane

K

Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & Endocrinology
Molecular Basis of Fat Cell Development and Energy Homeostasis
Control of Gene Expression
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologyProgrammed Cell Death and the Pathophysiology of Neurodegenerative Diseases
Primary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial PathogenesisSecondary Research Interest: ImmunologyImmune recognition and control of malaria
Molecular Physiology of Mitochondrial Membranes; Mitochondrial Ion Channels and Transporters
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Human Genetics
Developmental genetics of organ formation and regeneration
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell Biology
The role of neuronal-epithelial interactions during organogenesis and regeneration
Primary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial PathogenesisPathogenic Interactions Between the Hemotrophic Bacterium Bartonella and Mammalian Host Cells
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologyCooperating Events in Myeloid Leukemogenesis and Their Reversal
Primary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologySecondary Research Interest: Immunology
The Intersection between Dietary Lipids, Inflammation, and Metabolic Disease
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Human GeneticsOrganogenesis and patterning during development
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologySynaptic plasticity and circuit function in the basal ganglia
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Neurobiology

Neural Stem Cells and Embryonic Cortical Development

Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingThe Immune Response in 4 Dimensions
Primary Research Interest: Human GeneticsAnalysis of Complex Genetic Traits

L

Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell Signaling
Mechanisms of Cellular and Behavioral Plasticity
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingGenetic and environmental mechanisms of germline development
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell Signaling
NK cell receptors in viral immunity, tumor immunity, and autoimmunity
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologySecondary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial Pathogenesis
Axonal Transport Mechanisms of Herpes Simplex Virus in CNS Neurons
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell Biology
Hematopoietic Stem Cells and Megakaryocytopoiesis
Primary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologySecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell Biology
Stem Cells and Microvesicles in Lung Injury and Cancer
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial PathogenesisHIV Pathogenesis
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingRegulation of Eukaryotic DNA Replication
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySmall RNA-mediated epigenetic and transcriptional regulation mechanisms and their implications for cancer
Primary Research Interest: Human GeneticsSecondary Research Interest: ImmunologyIntegrated Genomic and Environmental Analysis of Inflammatory Skin Disease
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: NeurobiologyEpigenetic determinants of neural stem cell fate
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: ImmunologyMetabolism and Regulation of Nitric Oxide Bioactivity
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial PathogenesisThe Locksley lab is studying the foundations of allergic immunity and attempting to define the underlying processes mediated by this type of host response
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologySecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologyIdentification and characterization of stochastic choices in the nervous system
Primary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologySecondary Research Interest: ImmunologyMechanisms of lung inflammation and injury
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingRegulation of Intracellular Signaling in Innate Immune Cells
Primary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial PathogenesisSecondary Research Interest: ImmunologyHuman Microbiome, Chronic Inflammatory Disease

M

Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingUbiquitination, Cell Signaling and Immunity
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell Biology
Tolerance induction after in utero stem cell transplantation or gene therapy
Primary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologySecondary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac BiologyTissue-protective cytokines; fatty liver disease
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologyThe Regulation of Cell Fate by Oxygen and Mitochondria
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologyCraniofacial development, evolutionary biology, trauma, bone repair, angiogenesis
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologyMetabolism, Excitability, and Neurologic Disease
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial PathogenesisLymphocyte Migration and Autoimmune Disease
Primary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologySecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologyIonic Fluxes Control Keratinocyte Adhesion, Differentiation and Secretion
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingNew approaches to targeting Ras
Primary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial PathogenesisSecondary Research Interest: ImmunologyPathogenic Mechanisms, Treatment, and Prevention of HIV Disease
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologyMolecular Mechanisms of Cancer Initiation, Progression and Therapy
Primary Research Interest: Human GeneticsSecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologyNoncoding RNAs - the Dark Matter of the Genome
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologySecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologyCortical Development and Plasticity Following Early Brain Injury
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: NeurobiologyDevelopmental Regulation, Molecular Biology and Novel Actions of Steroid/Neurosteroid Synthesis
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac BiologyDevelopmental Regulation of Organogenesis
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologySecondary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac BiologyMolecular Basis of Electrical Signaling
Primary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial PathogenesisSecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell Signaling
Viral Genome Organization
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologyTyrosine kinase signaling in cancer
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingFormation of Epithelial Tissues and Tubes
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologySecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologyNeurobiology of Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Cognitive Disorders

Primary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial PathogenesisSecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingBacterial manipulation of host membrane transport pathways
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: ImmunologyGenetic analysis of signal transduction in B cell development and leukemia

N

Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologySecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologyMitochondrial Pathobiology in Neurodegenerative Disease
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell Signaling
Genetic alterations in pediatric brain tumors
Primary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSignal Transduction Mechanisms in Bone Cell Differentiation and Function
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologyNeurobiology of CNS Injury
Primary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial PathogenesisSecondary Research Interest: Immunology
The Biology of Candida albicans, a Unique Fungal Commensal-Pathogen of Humans
Primary Research Interest: Human GeneticsSecondary Research Interest: Neurobiology
Genetic Analysis of Parkinson's disease and other disorders
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & Endocrinology
Epithelial stem cells and cancer

O

Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Neurobiology
The Biochemistry of Apoptosis (or Programmed Cell Death)
Primary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac BiologyMechanisms of cardiac arrhythmias
Primary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial PathogenesisSecondary Research Interest: Immunology
Molecular Pathogenesis of HIV and Hepatitis C Virus Infections

P

Primary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologySecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologyProtein misfolding diseases and novel therapies
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingMolecular and cellular understanding of normal and leukemogenic hematopoiesis
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologyNetwork Dynamics and Plasticity in Epilepsy
Primary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologySecondary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac BiologyRegulation of gene expression and epithelial ion transport by stress steroids
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell Biology
Development and biology of brain tumors
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial PathogenesisMolecular biology of MHC II and HIV
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Neurobiology
Tumor-microenvironment interactions regulating brain tumorigenesis
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologySecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologyControl of Neural Stem Cell Fate and Migration in the Cortex
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologyMesenchymal tissue regeneration
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial Pathogenesis

Cellular immune dysfunction during persistent viral infections

Primary Research Interest: Human GeneticsSecondary Research Interest: NeurobiologyGenetics and biology of human nervous system disorders
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Human GeneticsInherited disorders of lymphocyte development

R

Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & Endocrinology
Regulation of Stem Cell Pluripotency and Reprogramming
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologySecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell Biology
Extracellular Factors Affecting Neuron Development
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSignaling at the Primary Cilium, the Cell's Antenna
Primary Research Interest: Human GeneticsHuman Genetics, Population Genetics, Statistical Genetics, Genetic Epidemiology
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & Endocrinology

Stem cells in lung development, maintenance and disease

Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingMolecular neurobiology of drug addiction
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Immunology
Ras Signal Transduction in Lymphocytes and Cancer
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingRoles of biological sulfation in leukocyte trafficking and tumorigenesis
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologyDefining the cellular and molecular mechanisms of immune regulation in peripheral tissues
Primary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial PathogenesisSecondary Research Interest: Human GeneticsMolecular, translational, and clinical studies of malaria
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologyNeuroinflammation, synaptic plasticity and cognitive function
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Neurobiology

CNS Development and Disease

Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Immunology
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologySecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologyGenetic Regulation of Regional Specification and Differentiation in the Forebrain
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Human GeneticsDynamics of translation control in gene expression, cancer, and disease
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: NeurobiologyDevelopmental Genetics of the Drosophila Neuroendocrine System and Diabetes

S

Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial PathogenesisMucosal Antiviral Immunity
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & Endocrinology
Craniofacial Morphogenesis and Evolution
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingRegulation of Innate Immunity
Primary Research Interest: Human GeneticsSecondary Research Interest: ImmunologyPopulation Genetics and Human Genetics of Host Defense, Autoimmune Disease, and Diabetes
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Human GeneticsImproving targeted therapeutics for hematologic malignancies
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologySecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologyNeural control of sexually dimorphic behaviors
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Human GeneticsMolecular Genetics and Therapy of Myeloid Leukemia
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & Endocrinology
In vivo function of integrins and molecular basis of lung diseases
Primary Research Interest: Human GeneticsSecondary Research Interest: NeurobiologyThe genetics of autism and epilepsy: studies in cerebral development and connectivity
Primary Research Interest: Human GeneticsSecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell Biology
Genomic Determinants in Human Developmental Disorders
Primary Research Interest: Immunology
Antigen presentation by dendritic cells and its role in immune tolerance and allergy
Primary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologyParathyroid hormone secretion and physiology, calcium receptors, metabolic bone disease
Primary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial PathogenesisSecondary Research Interest: Immunology
Regulation of cell shape and virulence by temperature in the fungal pathogen Histoplasma capsulatum
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologyRegulation of Cellular Identity during Cancer Progression
Primary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac BiologyAngiogenesis & vascular biology, myocardial repair, endothelial function, and second hand smoke
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: NeurobiologyMechanisms of axon injury, disease, and novel methods of axon repair
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Human GeneticsMolecular and Genetic Dissection of Cardiogenesis and its role in human disease
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell Signaling

Telomere Dysfunction in Human Cancer

Primary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial Pathogenesis
Pathogenetic mechanisms of Gram-positive pathogens
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologyBioenergetics, inflammation, and cell death in the central nervous system

T

Primary Research Interest: Immunology
Regulatory T cell function and their therapeutic applications in autoimmunity and transplantation
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Human Genetics
Pathogenetic basis of human cancers and their response to therapy
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologyRegulation of Genomic Instability in Mammalian Cells
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingActivation of the DNA damage checkpoint

U

Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologySecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologyMy laboratory is interested in the interactions between neurons and glia that are required for the proper development and function of the nervous system.

V

Primary Research Interest: Human GeneticsSecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologyGenetics of Metabolic Diseases
Primary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial PathogenesisSecondary Research Interest: ImmunologyHIV Pathogenesis and lymphocyte biology
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologySecondary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac Biology
Brain microenvironment as modulator of neurovascular injury and repair after adult and neonatal stroke
Primary Research Interest: NeurobiologyVesicle Trafficking and Neurotransmitter Release
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & Endocrinology
The regulation of lung vascularization and development

W

Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingAutoimmune Disease
Primary Research Interest: Human GeneticsEvolutionary and Human Genetics
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingMolecular Regulation of Mammalian Arterial Venous Specification
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologyStudying the effect of tissue biomechanics on adult and stem cell behavior
Primary Research Interest: Virology & Microbial PathogenesisSecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell Signaling
Regulatory Circuitry of Viruses and Engineering Novel Therapeutics
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell Signaling
Signal transduction in lymphocytes
Primary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologySecondary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac BiologyHormonal regulation of energy metabolism/ Novel mechanisms of thrombosis susceptibility
Primary Research Interest: Human GeneticsSecondary Research Interest: Neurobiology
The Genetics of Autism
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Human GeneticsModeling tumors of the nervous system
Proteomics, Prions, Protein Folding
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell Signaling

Functions of the Extracellular Microenvironment in Development and Cancer

Primary Research Interest: Human GeneticsSecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingEtiology and genetics of childhood leukemia and brain cancer
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell Signaling
Mechanisms of Liver Regeneration and Cancer
Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologyMicrotubule control of cell dynamics
Primary Research Interest: Immunology

Development of Novel Therapies for Autoimmune Diseases

Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologyCellular and molecular pathogenesis of lung disease
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: Human GeneticsGenomics of Obstructive Lung Diseases

X

Primary Research Interest: Tissue/Organ Biology & EndocrinologySecondary Research Interest: NeurobiologyHypothalamic regulation of appetite, body weight, hepatic lipid and glucose metabolism

Y

Primary Research Interest: Cancer Biology & Cell SignalingSignal Transduction and Transcriptional Regulation

Z

Primary Research Interest: Human GeneticsSecondary Research Interest: Immunology
Development of statistical methods for uncovering the genetic basis of human disease
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologySecondary Research Interest: NeurobiologyPathogenesis and immune modulation of CNS autoimmunity
Primary Research Interest: ImmunologyShaping the B cell repertoire in health and disease
Primary Research Interest: Human GeneticsApplication of Population Genetics to the Study of Complex Traits in Humans
Primary Research Interest: Developmental & Stem Cell BiologySecondary Research Interest: Vascular & Cardiac BiologyVascular contributions to hematopoiesis, and other unique properties of endothelium