Bio 200/500 Independent Research Mentor List

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

Meghan C. Campbell Ph.D. Research falls within the category of Cognitive and Clinical Neuropsychology, with emphasis on thecognitive and behavioral sequelae associated with movement disorders, particularly Parkinson disease and Tourette Syndrome.
Yu-Qing Cao Ph.D. ion channel, migraine, headache, chronic pain, synaptic transmission, neuronal excitability, electrophysiology
Bruce A. Carlson Ph.D. neurophysiology, sensory systems, behavior, evolution, mathematical modeling, neuroanatomy
Douglas L. Chalker Ph.D. chromatin structure, development, DNA, genome rearrangements, RNA interference, transcription
Grant Challen Ph.D. Hematopoietic stem cells, Leukemia stem cells, Epigenetic modifications
Shiming Chen Ph.D. Gene expression regulation, transcription factors, epigenetic regulators, photoreceptor development and degeneration, mouse models, gene therapy
Zhou-Feng Chen Ph.D. behavior, itch, pain, sensory systems, skin, spinal cord
Kyunghee Choi, Ph.D. Cell fate, transcription factors, hematopoiesis, vascular, development, regeneration, stem cells, angiogenesis, tumor
Matthew A. Ciorba M.D. tryptophan metabolism, intestinal inflammation, colitis associated cancer, colon cancer, mucositis, tryptophan, crohn, colitis, inflammatory bowel disease, radiation enteritis
John R. Cirrito, Ph.D. Alzheimer’s disease, drug and target discovery, endocytosis, in vivo microdialysis, synaptic transmission
Roberto Civitelli, M.D. bone biology, cell adhesion, signal transduction, gap junctions, cadherin
Barak A. Cohen, Ph.D. systems biology, enhancers and gene regulatory networks, non-coding genetic variation, computational biology, genomics, quantitative genetics, thermodynamics,
F. Sessions Cole, M.D. functional genomics, bioinformatics, pulmonary surfactant, lung development
John A. Cooper, M.D., Ph.D. cell motility, cytoskeleton, actin, intermediate filament, microtubules, septin, cell migration
Megan A. Cooper, M.D., Ph.D. NK cells, interferon gamma IFN-y, autoimmunity, STAT3, immunology, pediatric
Joseph C. Corbo, M.D., Ph.D. neurobiology, genomics, transcriptional networks, systems biology, photoreceptors, brain, neuropsychiatric disease, disease, cis-regulation
Clarissa S. Craft, PhD Internal Medicine, Bone & Mineral Diseases
Metabolic Regulation and Obesity
Signal Transduction/Hormone Action
Sharon Cresci, M.D. cardiovascular disease, diabetes melitus, genotype, genetic variation
Thomas B. Croat, Ph.D. systematics, ecology, floristics, araceae, taxonomy
Carlos Cruchaga, Ph.D. Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson disease, Next-generation sequencing, complex disease, computational biology, gene expression, genetics