PIBS Faculty

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ABUL ABBAS, M.D.

Biology of Cell Interaction in the Immune System
Program: Immunology

 

DAVID AGARD, Ph.D.

Structure, Function, and Folding of Proteins, Chromosomes, and Centrosomes
 

NADAV AHITUV, Ph.D.

Gene regulation and human disease

 

KATERINA AKASSOGLOU, Ph.D.

Neurovascular Mechanisms of Inflammation and Tissue Repair

 

ROSEMARY AKHURST, Ph.D.

Growth factors and genetic modifiers in vascular biology and cancer

 

DONNA ALBERTSON, Ph.D.

Molecular and Cytogenic Analysis of Genetic Alterations in Cancer
Program: Tetrad

 

TAMARA ALLISTON, Ph.D.

Skeletal Cell Differentiation and Matrix Quality

 

ARTURO ALVAREZ-BUYLLA, Ph.D.

Birth and Migration of New Neurons
Program: Neuroscience

 

RAUL ANDINO, Ph.D.

Molecular Biology of RNA Viruses
Program: Tetrad

 

KAVEH ASHRAFI, Ph.D.

Analysis of Genetic and Neuronal Networks that Regulate Fat Content
 
 

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PATRICIA BABBITT, Ph.D.

Protein Bioinformatics and Protein Engineering

 

STEINUNN BAEKKESKOV, Ph.D.

Molecular Mechanisms of Autoimmunity/Structure, Cell Biology, and Immunopathology of Autoantigens

 

ALLAN BALMAIN, Ph.D.

Mouse Models for the Study of Human Cancer Susceptibility and Cancer Progression
Program: Tetrad

 

SCOTT BARABAN, Ph.D.

Cellular Mechanisms of Epileptogenesis

 

SAMUEL BARONDES, M.D.

Research on Galectins; and Writing Books About Biological Psychiatry
Program: Neuroscience

 

ALLAN BASBAUM, Ph.D.

The Neurobiological Basis of Pain and its Control
Program: Neuroscience

 

JOSHUA D. BERKE, Ph.D.

Neurobiology of Motivation and Adaptive Decision-Making
Program: Neuroscience

 

J. MICHAEL BISHOP, M.D.

Proto-Oncogenes in Cell Biology and Carcinogenesis
Program: Tetrad

 

BRIAN BLACK, Ph.D.

Transcriptional Control of Cardiovascular Development

 

ELIZABETH BLACKBURN, Ph.D.

Telomere Synthesis and Function
Program: Tetrad

 

ROBERT BLELLOCH, M.D., Ph.D.

Stem Cell Differentiation and Cancer

 

JEFFREY BLUESTONE, Ph.D.

Regulation of T Cell Activation and Development during Immune Responses
Program: Immunology
 
 

MICHAEL BRAINARD, Ph.D.

Sensorimotor Learning in the Song System
Program: Neuroscience

 

KATJA BRÜCKNER, Ph.D.

Hematopoiesis and cell signaling

 

BENOIT BRUNEAU, Ph.D.

Transcriptional Regulation of Heart Development

Program: Developmental and Stem Cell Biology, Tetrad

 

AL BURLINGAME, Ph.D.

Protein Machines, Posttranslational Dynamics and Mass Spectrometry

 

 

JEFF BUSH, Ph.D.

Signaling control of craniofacial development and congenital disease

 

C

 

HAROLD CHAPMAN, M.D.

Antigen presentation by MHC class II molecules important to immunity and autoimmunity and extracellular matrix remodeling important to cell migration and tissue repair
Program: Immunology

 

BEN CHEYETTE , M.D., Ph.D.

Wnt Signaling in Development and Function of the Mammalian Brain

 

PAO-TIEN CHUANG, Ph.D.

Hedgehog Signaling in Mammalian Embryogenesis and Postnatal Physiology

 

PHILIP COFFINO, M.D., Ph.D.

Regulation of Protein Degradation
Program: Tetrad

 

BRUCE CONKLIN, M.D.

Rewiring G Protein Signals in Electrical Tissues

 

DAVID COPENHAGEN, Ph.D.

Synaptic Interactions in the Retina: Pathways and Mechanisms
Program: Neuroscience
 
 

MARCO CONTI, M.D.

Mechanisms of Action of Peptide Hormones and Growth Factors

 

ALMIRA CORREIA, Ph.D.

Structure-Function Relationships and Regulation of Hepatic Hemoproteins

 

SHAUN R. COUGHLIN, M.D., Ph.D.

Signaling Mechanisms in Cardiovascular Biology and Disease
Program: Tetrad
 
 

JEFF COX , Ph.D.

Host-Pathogen Interactions Responsible for M. tuberculosis Virulence

 

CHARLES CRAIK, Ph.D.

Proteolytic Enzymes Mediating Biological Function

 

GERALD CUNHA, Ph.D.

Steroid Hormone Regulation of Epithelial Morphogenesis
Program: Tetrad

 

JASON CYSTER, Ph.D.

Lymphocyte Migration and Survival

 

D

 

GRAEME DAVIS, Ph.D.

Synapse Formation, Growth and Plasticity

 

ANTHONY DEFRANCO, Ph.D.

Communicating with the Cell Interior

 

JOE DERISI, Ph.D.

Genomic approaches to yeast molecular biology and infectious disease

 

RIK DERYNCK, Ph.D.

Transmembrane TGF-alpha and TGF-beta receptor signaling in cell proliferation and differentiation

 

ALLISON DOUPE, M.D., Ph.D.

Structural Characterization of Molecular Switches in Signal Transduction
Program: Neuroscience

 

SOPHIE DUMONT, Ph.D.

Mechanical architecture of cell division
Program: Tetrad, Biophysics
 
 

E

 

ROBERT EDWARDS, M.D.

Molecular Analysis of Neurotransmitter Release

 

JOANNE ENGEL, M.D., Ph.D.

Bacterial Pathogenesis and Host-Parasite Interactions

 

PAMELA ENGLAND, Ph.D.

Chemical Neurobiology: Ion Channel Structure-Function, Synaptic Plasticity

 

DAVID ERLE, M.D.

Leukocyte Adhesion Molecules and the Regulation of Inflammatory and Immune Responses
Program: Immunology
 
 

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ROBERT FARESE, M.D.

Cell Biology of Energy
Program: Tetrad

 

THOMAS FERRIN, Ph.D.

Interactive Molecular Graphics; Computer Assisted Drug Design

 

HOWARD FIELDS, M.D., Ph.D.

Neural Circuitry Underlying Pain Modulation
Program: Neuroscience

 

STEVEN FINKBEINER, Ph.D., M.D.

Molecular Mechanisms of Synaptic Plasticity and Neurodegeneration
Program: Neuroscience

 

SUSAN FISHER, Ph.D.

Placental Biology/Bacterial Adhesion

 

ROBERT FLETTERICK, Ph.D.

Structural Cell Biology

 

LOREN FRANK, Ph.D.

Learning and Spatial Coding in the Hippocampal-Cortical Circuit

 

ALAN FRANKEL, Ph.D.

RNA-Protein Recognition

 

JAMES FRASER, PH.D.

Protein conformational dynamics using biophysical, computational, and evolutionary analyses
Program: Biophysics

 

YING-HUI FU, Ph.D.

Human Genetics in Neurodegenerative Disease
 
 

G

 

DANICA GALONIC FUJIMORI, Ph.D.

Chemical Approaches to Investigate Enzymatic Function

 

LI GAN, Ph.D.

Cellular and Molecular Pathways in Neurodegeneration
Program: Neuroscience

 

ZEV GARTNER, Ph.D.

Nucleic acid biochemistry, biomaterials, and synthesis of functional biological structures

 

ADAM GAZZALEY, M.D., Ph.D.

Neural Mechanisms of Attention and Memory
Program: Neuroscience

 

MICHAEL GERMAN, M.D.

Development and Biology of the Pancreatic Islets
 
 

ADRIENNE GORDON, Ph.D.

Cell Biology of Alcoholism
Program:

 

WARNER GREENE, Ph.D., M.D.

Laboratory Molecular Immunology
Program: Immunology

 

CAROL GROSS, Ph.D.

Regulation of Gene Expression

 

JOHN GROSS, Ph.D.

Structural biology and mechanism of gene specific translation control; RNA turnover; macromolecular NMR spectroscopy

 

DIETER GRUENERT, Ph.D.

Biochemical and genetic mechanisms underlying cystic fibrosis and lung cancer
Program:

 

SU GUO , Ph.D.

Development and Function of Monoamine Neural Systems

 

CHRISTINE GUTHRIE, Ph.D.

snRNAs and Splicing and Transport
Program: Tetrad

 

H

 

STEPHEN HAUSER, M.D.

Neurogenetics and Neuroimmunology of Demyelinating Diseases
Program: Neuroscience

 

MATTHIAS HEBROK, Ph.D.

Pancreas and Islet Development

 

JONATHAN HORTON, M.D., Ph.D.

Structural Basis of Amblyopia and Strabismus
Program: Neuroscience

 

ERIC HUANG, M.D., Ph.D.

Transcriptional Programs in Neuronal Survival and Differentiation

 

YADONG HUANG, M.D., Ph.D.

Molecular Mechanisms and Therapeutic Strategies of Neurodegenerative Diseases

 

I

 

JOHN IMBODEN, M.D.

T Lymphocyte Activation
Program: Immunology

 

HOLLY INGRAHAM, Ph.D.

Mechanisms of Hormone Action in Organ Development and Disease

 

J

 

MATTHEW JACOBSON, Ph.D.

Development of new computational tools for predictive protein modeling based on all-atom force fields and models of solvation.

 

LILY JAN, Ph.D.

Potassium Channels

 

YUH NUNG JAN, Ph.D.

Mechanisms of Neuronal Cell Fate Specification and Neuronal Morphogenesis

 

PATRICIA JANAK , Ph.D.

Behavioral Neuroscience of Addiction and Reinforcement
Program: Neuroscience

 

ALEXANDER JOHNSON, Ph.D.

Control of Gene Expression
Program: Tetrad

 

DAVID JULIUS, Ph.D.

Molecular Biology of Neurotransmitter Receptors and Ion Channels

 

K

 

SHINGO KAJIMURA, Ph.D.

Molecular Basis of Fat Cell Development and Energy Homeostasis
 
 

YUET W. KAN, M.D.

Control of Gene Expression

 

CYNTHIA KENYON, Ph.D.

The Biology of Cell Migration, Pattern Formation, and Lifespan

 

MAZEN KHEIRBEK, PH.D.

Neural circuits underlying emotional behaviors
Program: Neuroscience

 

OPHIR KLINE, M.D., Ph.D.

Developmental genetics of dental and craniofacial structures

 

ZACHARY KNIGHT, Ph.D.

Molecular organization of physiologic systems, and their response to diet and drugs

 

SARAH KNOX, Ph.D.

Mechanisms Guiding Epithelial Organogenesis and Tissue Regeneration

 

TOM KORNBERG, Ph.D.

Organogenesis and patterning during development

 

TANJA KORTEMME, Ph.D.

Computational and experimental approaches to prediction and design of protein-mediated interactions and networks; principles of molecular communication
Program: Biophysics

 

ANATOL KREITZER, Ph.D.

Synaptic Plasticity and Circuit Function in the Basal Ganglia
Program: Neuroscience

 

ARNOLD KRIEGSTEIN, M.D., Ph.D.

Neural Stem Cells and Embryonic Cortical Development

 

MATTHEW KRUMMEL, Ph.D.

Imaging and Defining Emergent Behaviors of the Immune Response

 

PUI-YAN KWOK, M.D., Ph.D.

Analysis of Complex Genetic Traits
Program: Tetrad

 

 

 

 

 

 

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LEWIS LANIER, Ph.D.

Regulation of T Cell and NK Cell Immune Responses by Activating and Inhibitory Receptors
Program: Immunology

 

JEFF LANSMAN, Ph.D.

Calcium channel modulation by neurotransmitters and drugs
Program: Neuroscience

 

MATTHEW LAVAIL, Ph.D.

Inherited and Environmentally Induced Retinal Degenerations
Program: Neuroscience

 

NOELLE L'ETOILE, Ph.D.

Molecular Basis of Neuronal Plasticity and Behavior
Program: Tetrad

 

JON LEVINE, M.D., Ph.D.

Signal Transduction and Second Messenger Signaling in Pain Sensory Neurons; CNS Pain Control Mechanisms: Neural-Endocrine Control of Inflammation
Program: Neuroscience

 

HAO LI, Ph.D.

Computational Genomics
Program: Tetrad

 

JOACHIM LI, M.D., Ph.D.

Regulation of Eukaryotic DNA Replication
Program: Tetrad
 
 

DAN LIM, MD, Ph.D.

Epigenetic determinants of neural stem cell fate

 

WENDELL LIM, Ph.D.

Protein-Protein Recognition in Cellular Signaling

 

RICHARD LOCKSLEY, M.D.

Development of Effector T Lymphocytes
Program: Immunology

 

CLIFFORD LOWELL, M.D., Ph.D.

Tyrosine Kinase Regulated Signal Transduction in Blood Cells
Program: Immunology

 

DANIEL LOWENSTEIN, M.D.

Basic Mechanisms of Epileptogenesis and Hippocampal Development
Program:

 

M

 

DENGKE MA, Ph.D.

Genetic analysis of physiological homeostasis
 

 

HITEN MADHANI, M.D., Ph.D.

Signal Specificity
Program: Tetrad

 

EMIN MALTEPE, MD, Ph.D.

The Regulation of Cell Fate by Oxygen and Mitochondria
 
 

RALPH MARCUCIO, Ph.D.

Craniofacial development, evolutionary biology, trauma, bone repair, angiogenesis

 

WALLACE MARSHALL, Ph.D.

How Cells Count and Measure

 

FRANK McCORMICK, Ph.D., FRS

Therapeutic Approaches to Cancer
Program: Tetrad

 

JOSEPH McCUNE, M.D., Ph.D.

Pathogenic Mechanisms and Treatment of HIV-1 Disease
Program: Immunology

 

JIM McKERROW, Ph.D.

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology of Parasitic Diseases

 

MARTIN McMAHON, Ph.D.

Cancer Cell Biology/Mouse Models
Program: Tetrad

 

MICHAEL T. McMANUS, Ph.D.

RNA Interference Pathways
Program: Immunology

 

MICHAEL MERZENICH, Ph.D.

Neural Origins of Higher Brain Functions; Origins of, and Remediation of Human Neurological Dysfunction and Disability
Program: Neuroscience

 

TAKASHI MIKAWA, Ph.D.

Morphogenesis

 

SUSAN MILLER, Ph.D.

Mechanisms of Enzyme Catalysis

 

DAN MINOR , Ph.D.

Molecular Basis of Electrical Signaling

 

DAVID MORGAN, Ph.D.

Protein Machines that Control Cell Division
Program: Tetrad

 

KEITH MOSTOV, M.D., Ph.D.

Epithelial Polarity and Morphogenesis

 

LENNART MUCKE, M.D.

Neurobiology of Diseases Affecting Cognitive Functions
Program: Neuroscience

 

DYCHE MULLINS, Ph.D.

Dynamics of Structure of the Cytoskeleton

 

JOHN MURNANE, Ph.D.

The Role of Telomeres in Chromosome Stability
Program:

 

N

 

GEETA NARLIKAR, Ph.D.

Mechanisms of Chromatin Remodeling

 

ROGER NICOLL, M.D.

The Cellular and Molecular Basis of Synaptic Plasticity
Program: Neuroscience

 

TODD NYSTUL, Ph.D.

Epithelial stem cells and cancer

 

O

 

PATRICK O'FARRELL, Ph.D.

Developmental Control of the Cell Cycle
Program: Tetrad

 

PETER OHARA, Ph.D.

Structural and functional organization of the mammalian thalamus
Program: Neuroscience

 

NORMAN OPPENHEIMER, Ph.D.

Enzymology and Function of Dehydrogenases and Glycosidases, Chemistry and Biochemistry of Pyrodine Nucleotides

 

PAUL R. ORTIZ de MONTELLANO, Ph.D.

The Structure, Function, Redesign, and Inhibition of Redox Proteins

 

P

 

SEYMOUR PACKMAN, M.D.

Human Biochemical Genetics
Program: Tetrad

 

BARBARA PANNING, Ph.D.

RNA and Chromatin
Program: Tetrad

 

FEROZ PAPA, M.D., Ph.D.

Protein misfolding diseases and new modes for therapy
Program: Tetrad

 

EMMANUELLE PASSEGUE, Ph.D.

Molecular and cellular understanding of normal and leukemogenic hematopoiesis

 

ANDERS PERSSON, Ph.D.

Development and biology of brain tumors
 
 

MATIJA PETERLIN, M.D.

Molecular Biology of MHC II and HIV

 

SAM PLEASURE, M.D., Ph.D.

Regulation of Hippocampal and Thalamic development

 

STANLEY PRUSINER, M.D.

Molecular Biological, Genetic and Protein Structural Studies of Prion Disease
Program: Neuroscience

 

LOUIS PTACEK, M.D.

Genetics and Biology of Human Nervous System Disorders

 

R

 

MIGUEL RAMALHO-SANTOS, Ph.D.

Stem Cell Pluripotency and Reprogramming

 

JEREMY REITER, M.D., Ph.D.

Intercellular communication in development and disease

 

JASON ROCK, Ph.D.

Stem cells in lung development, maintenance and disease
 
 

DORIT RON, Ph.D.

Signal transduction, Molecular Neurobiology of Addiction
Program: Neuroscience

 

STEVEN ROSEN, Ph.D.

Molecular Mechanisms of Leukocyte-Endothelial Interactions
Program: Immunology

 

SUSANNA ROSI, Ph.D.

Brain Injury, Neuroinflammation and Cognitive Function
Program: Neuroscience

 

DAVID ROWITCH, M.D., Ph.D.

CNS Development and Disease

 

JOHN RUBENSTEIN, M.D., Ph.D.

Genetic Regulation of Forebrain Development

 

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PHILIP SABES, Ph.D.

Learning and adaptation in sensorimotor control: human psychophysics, neurophysiology, and computational methods

 

ANDREJ SALI, Ph.D.

Bioinformatics, computational biology, protein structure theory.

 

PETER SARGENT, Ph.D.

Structure, Function, and Regulation of Neuronal Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptors
Program: Neuroscience

 

RICH SCHNEIDER, Ph.D.

Musculoskeletal Development and Evolution

 

CHRISTOPH SCHREINER, M.D., Ph.D.

Representation of Complex Signals in the Central Auditory System
Program: Neuroscience

 

WILLIAM SEAMAN, M.D.

Activating and Inhibitory Receptors on Hematopoietic Cells and Tumor Cells
Program: Immunology

 

NIRAO SHAH, Ph.D.

Sexually Dimorphic Behaviors in Mammals

 

YIN SHEN, Ph.D.

Genetic and epigenetic regulation of gene expression
 
 

DEAN SHEPPARD, M.D.

Functions of Integrins in Cells and Mammals
Program: Tetrad

 

BRIAN SHOICHET, Ph.D.

Computational modeling , enzymology, protein stability, and x-ray crystallography.
Program: Biophysics

 

KEVAN SHOKAT, Ph.D.

Development of Novel Tools to Study Signal Transduction

 

ANITA SIL, Ph.D.

Pathogenesis of Histoplasma capsulatum

 

VIKAAS SOHAL, M.D., Ph.D.

Information Processing in Cortical Microcircuits: Optogenetic Tools and Implications for Psychiatric Disease
Program: Neuroscience

 

MATT SPRINGER, Ph.D.

Angiogenesis & vascular biology, myocardial repair, endothelial function, and second hand smoke
 
 

DAVID SRETAVAN, Ph.D., M.D.

Axon Pathfinding in the Mammalian Nervous System
Program: Neuroscience

 

DEEPAK SRIVASTAVA, M.D.

Molecular and genetic dissection of cardiogenesis and its role in human disease

 

MATTHEW STATE, M.D., Ph.D.

Genetics and genomics of developmental neuropsychiatric disorders
Program: Neuroscience

 

ROBERT STROUD, Ph.D.

Cellular Signaling and Molecular Mechanisms

 

MICHAEL STRYKER, Ph.D.

Development and Plasticity of the Central Visual System
Program: Neuroscience

 

FRANK SZOKA, Ph.D.

Gene Therapy and Macromolecular Drug Delivery SystemsPhysico-Chemistry of Membranes and Lipid Dispersions
 

 

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JACK TAUNTON, Ph.D.

Actin/Membrane Dynamics and Chemical Proteomics

 

LAURENCE TECOTT, M.D., Ph.D.

Molecular Genetic Analysis of Behavioral Traits
Program: Neuroscience

 

THEA TLSTY, Ph.D.

Regulation of Genomic Instability in Mammalian Cells
Program: Tetrad

 

DAVID TOCZYSKI, Ph.D.

Adaption to the DNA Damage Checkpoint
Program: Tetrad

 

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ERIK ULLIAN, Ph.D.

Interactions between Neurons and Glia that are Required for the Proper Development and Function of the Nervous System
Program: Neuroscience

 

V

 

RONALD VALE, Ph.D.

Microtubule-Based Motility

 

ALAN VERKMAN, M.D., Ph.D.

Membrane Biophysics
Program: Biophysics

 

SUSAN VOGLMAIER, M.D., Ph.D.

Vesicle Trafficking and Neurotransmitter Release
Program: Neuroscience

 

MARK VON ZASTROW, M.D., Ph.D.

Linking Cell Signaling and Membrane Traffic

 

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MATTHIAS WABL, Ph.D. 

Somatic Cell Genetics of the B Lymphocyte

 

PETER WALTER, Ph.D.

Protein Sorting and Organelle Biogenesis

 

RONG WANG, Ph.D.

Signaling in Embryonic and Tumor Angiogenesis

 

VALERIE WEAVER, Ph.D.

Studying the effect of tissue biomechanics on adult and stem cell behavior

 

LEOR WEINBERGER, Ph.D.

Probing fundamental principles of fate selection to engineer next-generation therapies
 

ORION WEINER, Ph.D.

Cell Polarity and Chemotaxis

 

ARTHUR WEISS, M.D., Ph.D.

Signal Transduction Events in T Lymphocytes

 

WILLIAM WEISS, M.D., Ph.D.

Modeling tumors of the nervous system
 
 

JONATHAN WEISSMAN, Ph.D.

Mechanism of Molecular Chaperones and Protein Folding in vivo

 

JAMES WELLS, Ph.D.

Principles of Protein-Protein Interaction

 

ZENA WERB, Ph.D.

Functional Genomics of Extracellular Proteolysis in Development and Cancer

 

HOLGER WILLENBRING, M.D., Ph.D.

Mechanisms of Liver Regeneration and Cancer
 
 

DAVID WOFSY, M.D.

Mechanisms of Autoimmunity
Program: Immunology

 

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KEITH YAMAMOTO, Ph.D.

Signal Transduction and Transcriptional Regulation 

 

Z

 

ANN ZOVEIN, M.D.

Vascular contributions to hematopoiesis, and other unique properties of endothelium