Bio 200/500 Independent Research Mentor List

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

Simon Tang, Ph.D. Understanding the biological regulation of skeletal matrix quality
John-Stephen Taylor, Ph.D. cancer, drug delivery, imaging, mutagenesis, nanotechnology, telomere
LinLin Tian Neuroimaging biomarkers, Parkinson disease
Niraj H. Tolia, Ph.D. biochemistry, biophysics, parasitology, microbiology, malaria, protein-protein interaction, protein crystallography, structural biology, pathogenesis
Christopher N. Topp, Ph.D. imaging; plant; genetics; computation; phenotyping; roots; plant x environment
Sandeep K. Tripathy, M.D., Ph.D. innate immunity, NK cells, receptors, signal transduction, tolerance
Heather L. True-Krob, Ph.D. amyloid, chaperones, epigenetics, neurodegeneration, prion, yeast
James Umen, Ph.D. evolution, sex and mating, genetics, cell biology, size control, cell cycle, algae, Chlamydomonas, Volvox, biofuel
David C. Van Essen, Ph.D. neurobiology, vision, cerebral cortex, brain mapping
Brian Van Tine, M.D., Ph.D. Cancer, Metabolism, Human in mouse Cancer Models, New Therapies, Tumor Models, Metobolomics, Mouse Genetics
Deborah Veis, M.D., Ph.D. bone biology, osteoclast, arthritis, cancer, NF-KB, metastasis, osteoporosis, microenvironment, mitochondria, osteoblast
Richard D. Vierstra, Ph.D. Defining how ubiquitin and other post-translational modifiers contribute to cellular regulation and turnover and how the phytochrome photoreceptor system controls plant and microbial development.
Herbert W. "Skip" Virgin, M.D., Ph.D. immunology, virome, autophagy, inflammation, interferon, pathogenesis, microbiome, virology
Joseph P. Vogel, Ph.D. bacteriology, pathogenesis, macrophage, intracellular trafficking, immunology
Matthew J. Walter, M.D. cancer, functional genomics, gene expression profiling, hematopoiesis, stem cells, tumor biology
David Wang, Ph.D. microbial pathogenesis, functional genomics, virology, genome analysis, computational biology
Xiaowei Wang, Ph.D. microRNA, bioinformatics, computational biology, cancer, biomarker
Ting Wang, Ph.D. DNA methylation, transposable elements, epigenomics, evolution, genomics, systems biology
Mark E. Warchol, Ph.D. hearing, vestibular, sensory, development, regeneration, macrophage, microglia
Brad Warner, M.D. short bowel syndrome, intestinal adaptation, intestine, bowel resection, pediatric surgery, cell signalling, gene expression, prolifertaion, apoptosis, angiogenesis