Bio 200/500 Independent Research Mentor List

Welcome to the Bio 200/500 Mentor list.  Please click on a mentor to expand the field. 

Michael L. Nonet, Ph.D. synapse biology, genetics, Zebrafish, C. elegans, exocytosis
Ryan M. Nunley, MD Joint Preservation, Resurfacing and Replacement
Dmitri Nusinow, Ph.D. circadian clock in plant growth, physiology and development
Karen L. O'Malley, Ph.D. apoptosis, bioinformatics, gene expression, neurobiology, signal transduction, transgenic
Stephen Oh, M.D., Ph.D. cancer biology, mass cytometry, CyTOF, signal transduction, JAK2, genomics, leukemia, hematopoiesis, stem cells
Kenneth M. Olsen, Ph.D. evolution, genetics, plant biology, population genetics, molecular evolution
Eugene M. Oltz, Ph.D. cancer, chromatin, epigenetics, genome rearrangements, lymphocytes, transcriptional regulation
David M. Ornitz, M.D., Ph.D. cell signaling; development; fibroblast growth factors; mouse models; neurobiology; stem cells; regeneration; cancer
Daniel S. Ory, M.D. cholesterol, cholesterol trafficking, non-coding RNA, steroidogenesis, lysosomal disease, Niemann-Pick C, neurodegeneration, oxysterols, metabolomics, newborn screening
Philip Osdoby, Ph.D. extracellular matrix, bone biology, development, aging, osteoclast
Russell K. Pachynski, MD Tumor immunology, Leukocyte trafficking, Immunotherapy
Camillo Padoa-Schioppa, Ph.D. decision making, neuroeconomics, neurophysiology, computational neuroscience, prefrontal cortex
Himadri B. Pakrasi, Ph.D. Bioenergy, membrane proteins, photosynthesis, redox processes, systems biology
Ben Julian Palanca, MD, PhD, MSc Anesthesia, delirium, sleep, surgery, electroencephalography, imaging, fMRI, consciousness, cognition, encephalopathy
Sona Pandey, Ph.D. heterotrimeric G-proteins, abscisic acid, G-proteins, molecular genetics, biochemistry, genomics, proteomics, protein-protein interactions
Rohit V. Pappu, Ph.D. Huntington`s disease; Polyglutamine Aggregation; Intrinsically Disordered Proteins; Phase transitions in cell biology; Self-assembly; Transcriptional regulation; Small-scale Systems Biology & Interaction Networks
Eleanor Pardini Plant population ecology, plant evolutionary ecology, invasive and rare plants, plant conservation
Jacqueline Elise Payton, M.D., Ph.D. epigenomics, lncRNA, cancer, lymphoma, leukemia, chromatin, genomics, gene regulation
Jonathan Peelle, Ph.D. speech, language, auditory, hearing, aging, fMRI, VBM
David H. Perlmutter, M.D. α1-antitrypsin deficiency, protein secretion, protein degradation, autophagy, proteostasis, autophagy enhancer drugs