Bio 200/500 Independent Research Mentor List

Tamara Hershey, Ph.D. neuroimaging, diabetes, hyperglycemia, hypoglycemia, Wolfram Syndrome, Parkinson disease, cognition, mood
Erik D. Herzog, Ph.D. neurobiology, physiology, behavior, imaging, circadian rhythm, olfaction, gliotransmission, brain cancer, potassium channels, computational modeling
Peter C. Hoch, Ph.D. I am interested in understanding plant evolution on a broad scale, why some species and genera are so successful (sometimes even invasive) and why other closely related taxa are rare or threatened.
Didier Hodzic, Ph.D. Retina, Retinal Degenerations, and Neovascularization (Cell Biology)
David M. Holtzman, M.D. amyloid, tau, antibodies, apolipoprotein E, Alzheimer’s disease, neurodegeneration, neurobiology
Michael J. Holtzman, M.D. innate immunity, macrophages, innate lymphocytes, dendritic cells, epithelial cells, interferon signal transduction, paramyxoviruses, picornaviruses, asthma, drug discovery
Timothy E. Holy, Ph.D. calcium imaging, physiology, mathematical modeling, behavior, neurobiology, smell, olfaction, pheromones, neuroendocrine, circuits
Russ Hornbeck, MSCS, MPM Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer’s Network Therapeutic Trials Unit (DIAN-TU), DIAN Observational Study (DIAN-Obs), Knight Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center (Knight ADRC) Collaborative Studies, Contract Research
Jianghui Hou, Ph.D. biochemistry, biophysics, hypertension, ion channel, molecular medicine, transgenic
Keith A. Hruska, M.D. chronic kidney disease-mineral bone disorder (CKD-MBD) syndrome
James E. Huettner, Ph.D. stem cells, differentiation, synapse biology, receptor, ion channel
Scott Hultgren, Ph.D. Urinary tract infections (UTIs)
Sanjay Jain, M.D., Ph.D. development, gene expression, genomics, disease models, Gdnf-Ret signaling, kidney, bladder, innervation, stem cells, organogenesis, nervous system development, translational research
James Janetka, PhD Organic Chemistry, Biological Chemistry, Organic Synthesis, Protease, lectin, drug discovery, structure-based design, cancer, infectious disease, metastasis, cell-signaling, synthesis, medicinal chemistry, carbohydrate, peptdidomimetic
Silvia Jansen, Ph.D. actin cytoskeleton, microtubule, single molecule, live cell imaging, protein transport, Golgi, confocal microscopy, total internal reflection microscopy
Patrick Y. Jay, M.D., Ph.D. genetics, cardiology
Joseph Jez, Ph.D. biochemistry, enzymology, plant biology, protein engineering, protein structure, structural biology
Celeste M. Karch, Ph.D. neurodegeneration, neurogenetics, Alzheimer`s disease, frontotemporal dementia, tau, amyloid precursor protein, induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSC), cell and molecular biology, molecular mechanisms
Elizabeth A. Kellogg, Ph.D. We are fascinated by the elegant and diverse forms that plants can take, and we explore the biological basis of this diversity.
Daniel Kerschensteiner, M.D. imaging, mathematical modeling, neurobiology, physiology, synapse biology, vision