Bio 200/500 Independent Research Mentor List

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

Jianmin Cui, Ph.D. Key words: Cardiac arrhythmia, epilepsy, ion channels, drug discovery, molecular biology, kinetic analyses, molecular and kinetic modeling, ultrasound
Gautam Dantas, Ph.D. anibiotic resistance, synthetic biology, bioenergy, human microbiome, metagenomics, microbial ecology and biodiversity
Nicholas O. Davidson, M.D. gene expression, RNA, cancer, mRNA editing, mRNA stability
Brian J. DeBosch, M.D., Ph.D. To elucidate gut and hepatic determinants of metabolic disease, including diabetes mellitus, metabolic syndrome and their complications
Sharon Deem DVM, PhD, DACZM Conservation medicine, wildlife health, veterinary epidemiology, One Health
Aaron DiAntonio, M.D., Ph.D. axon, endocytosis, nerve regeneration, axon degeneration, neurodegeneration, neuronal development and differentiation, synapse biology, drug screens
Mary C. Dinauer, M.D., Ph.D. innate immunity, immunodeficiency, inflammation, hematology
Abhinav Diwan, MD, FACC, FAHA Lysosomes, Ischemia-reperfusion, cell death, autophagy, transcriptional regulation, metabolism
Ram Dixit, Ph.D. cytoskeleton, microtubules, molecular motors, optical molecular imaging, plant biology
Sergej Djuranovic, Ph.D. biochemistry, miRNA, RNA, Ribosome, translation, gene expression, translational control, cancer, malaria
Allan Doctor, M.D. blood flow, hypoxia, membrane proteins, nitric oxide, redox processes, vascular biology
Tamara L. Doering, M.D., Ph.D. gene regulation, host-pathogen interactions, biochemistry, microbial pathogenesis, pathogenic fungi, yeast, glycobiology, biosynthetic pathways, blood-brain barrier, host response
Joseph D. Dougherty, Ph.D. autism, gene expression profiling, genetics, genomics, mouse models, neurobiology
Susan K. Dutcher, Ph.D. cytoskeleton, cell cycle, signal transduction, centrioles, cilia
Christopher John Dy, M.D., MPH Hand and Wrist Surgery (Orthopedic), Nerve Injury
Gammon M. Earhart, Ph.D., P.T. adaptation, locomotion, Parkinson disease, motor control, movement, neurodegeneration, neuroimaging, neurorehabilitation
John R. Edwards, Ph.D. bioinformatics, cancer, cancer genomics, epigenetics, epigenomics, transcriptional regulation
Sarah C.R. Elgin, Ph.D. gene expression, functional genomics, heterochromatin, RNAi, histone modification
Sarah England, Ph.D. women`s health, potassium channels, uterine, muscle excitability, pregnancy
Andrea Eveland, Ph.D. Inflorescence architecture, cereal crops