Bio 200/500 Independent Research Mentor List

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

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
Claudia Stein plant-herbivore and plant-soil feedbacks, biological invasions, biodiversity, ecosystem functioning
Phyllis K. Stein, PhD heart rate variability, cardiovascular risk, sleep apnea, ambulatory ECG analysis Lab website
William Stenson, M.D. apoptosis, epithelial cells, immunology, inflammation, innate immunity, prostaglandin, radiation
Sheila A. Stewart, Ph.D. aging, cancer, microenvironment, RNAi, senescence, telomere
Lucia Strader, Ph.D. plant development; hormones; signal transduction
Joan E. Strassmann, Ph.D. social evolution; multicellularity; mutualism; symbiosis; experimental evolution; disease; social amoebae; Dictyostelium; science education; birds
Cristina de Guzman Strong, Ph.D. epigenetics, genetics, genomics, chromatin, enhancer, skin, transcriptional regulation, disease, translational research
Christopher M. Sturgeon, Ph.D. stem cell, embryonic, iPSC, hematopoiesis, HSC, hESC, development
Paul H. Taghert, Ph.D. circadian rhythms, Drosophila, neurobiology, neuropeptide, GPCR, 2nd messenger signaling