Receptors and Signaling faculty
- Susan L. Deutscher
Combinatorial biology applied to cancer detection and therapy.
- William R. Folk
Gene expression and replication; plant nutritive improvement and medical uses.
- Thomas Guilfoyle
Transcriptional control by auxins in plants; plant RNA polymerases.
- Mark Hannink
BTB-Kelch substrate adaptor family in development, oncogenesis and neurodegeneration.
- Gerald Hazelbauer
Transmembrane receptors and sensory transduction in bacterial chemotaxis.
- Antje Heese
Characterizing the role of vesicular trafficking components in plant innate immunity; PAMP-triggered immune responses; flg22-induced trafficking of FLS2.
- Xiao Heng
NMR investigations of RNA structures, particularly from Hepatitis C and HIV-1, and their roles in regulation.
- Abraham J. Koo
Study of small signaling molecule-mediated defense responses against biotic stress and lipid metabolism in plant.
- Dennis B. Lubahn
Biochemical genetics and epigenetics of estrogens and related receptors.
- Bruce A. McClure
Cell-cell interactions in pollen recognition and rejection.
- Jan A. Miernyk
Protein targeting and folding in plants, organelle biogenesis, posttranslational modifications.
- Scott C. Peck
Proteomics of protein phosphorylation and protein kinases; signaling and secretion during host-pathogen interactions; proteomics of drought stress responses.
- Michael J. Petris
Regulation of metal nutrition and impacts on common human diseases.
- R. Michael Roberts
Reproductive biology: signaling between conceptus and uterus; stem cells.
- Stefan G. Sarafianos
Molecular mechanisms of drug resistance and inhibition of HIV, SARS, and other viral and bacterial pathogens.
- Grace Y. Sun
Neurodegenerative diseases, signal transduction, phospholipases A2, oxidative stress, anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant botanical compounds.
- Steven R. Van Doren
Structural biology: NMR investigations of protein structure, dynamics and protein-protein interactions, particularly proteins important in inflammatory diseases.
- Gary A. Weisman
Nucleotide receptors and signaling in inflammation, cardiovascular and autoimmune exocrine disease.
- Shuqun Zhang
MAP kinases and signaling in plant defense responses.