Bio 200/500 Independent Research Mentor List

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


Bradley L. Schlaggar, M.D., Ph.D. development, cognitive, imaging, network, reading, functional connectivity, Tourette syndrome, plasticity
Paul Schlesinger, M.D., Ph.D. apoptosis, ion channel, biophysics, bone, physiology, endocytosis, peptides, bacteria, cancer
Julie Schwarz, MD, PhD Gynecologic cancers, thyroid cancer, molecular imaging
Christopher Shaffer, Ph.D. Genome assembly, analysis, and functional annotation of phage genomes
Girdhar Sharma, Ph.D. Epigenetics, stem cell radiation response, chromatin and DNA damage response, apoptosis, DNA repair, post-translational histone modifications, oncogenesis.
Paul J. Shaw, Ph.D. neurobiology, genetics, sleep, gene expression, memory, plasticity, Alzheimer`s disease,
Alan Shiels, Ph.D. cataract, genetics, mouse models, pathogenesis, vision
Joshua S. Shimony, M.D., Ph.D. brain, imaging, magnetic resonance imaging, fMRI, DTI, perfusion, mathematical modeling
Kooresh Isaac Shoghi, Ph.D. biology of disease mechanisms, computational biology, engineering, imaging sciences
Monica Shokeen, Ph.D. antigen-4 (VLA-4) targeted PET radiopharmaceuticals, multiple myeloma, hematopoietic progenitor cells (HPCs), PET, MRI and Optical imaging techniques
David Sibley, Ph.D. cell-signaling, kinases, transcription, chromatin, pathogenesis, genetics, genomics, chemical biology, innate immunity
Matthew J. Silva, Ph.D. bone mechanics, bone biology, injury, mechanotransduction, mouse models, osteoporosis
James B. Skeath, Ph.D. development, neurobiology, cell signaling
Christopher D. Smyser, M.D. clinical research, neonatology, pediatrics, neuroimaging, psychopathology, preterm birth
Lawrence Hugh Snyder, M.D., Ph.D. behavior, cognition, computational biology, eye-hand coordination, neurophysiology, systems neuroscience
Lilianna Solnica-Krezel, Ph.D. Gastrulation, Vertebrate embryogenesis, Patterning, Cell movement, Cell signaling, Morphogenesis, Stem Cells
S.-K. "Victor" Song, Ph.D. diffusion, imaging, multiple sclerosis, retinal degeneration, spinal cord, White matter injury
Philip D. Stahl, Ph.D. human-specific genes, signal transduction, endocytosis
Christina L. Stallings, Ph.D. bacteria, gene regulation, molecular genetics, microbiology, pathogenesis, transcription, infectious disease
Thaddeus S. Stappenbeck, Ph.D., M.D. epithelial-mesenchymal interaction, inflammation, injury, microbial pathogenesis, mouse models, mucosal immunology, stem cells