Bio 200/500 Independent Research Mentor List

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

Michael R. Brent Ph.D. computational biology, systems biology, gene regulation, kinetics, mathematical modeling, regulatory circuits, genomics
Thomas J. Brett Ph.D. biophysics, crystallography, molecular medicine, asthma, mucosal immunology,Alzheimer`s disease, endocytosis, receptor trafficking, structural biology, structure based drug design
Steven Brody M.D. cilia, development, epithelium, lung, transcription
David L. Brody Ph.D. amyloid, , Alzheimer’s disease, Diffusion Tensor Imaging, Traumatic Brain Injury; Chronic traumatic encephalopathy
George J. Broze, Jr., MD hematology
Michael R. Bruchas Ph.D. behavior, G protein coupled receptors, neurobiology, pain, optogenetics, in vivo physiology, in vivo calcium imaging, psychiatry, depression, addiction, anxiety, signal transduction in vitro and in vivo, pharmacology
Philip Budge, M.D. Dr. Budge’s research interest is the global elimination and control of LF and other neglected tropical diseases. His current work focuses on development of diagnostic tools for the detection of parasitic infections in the context of global public health p
Peter M.J. Burgers Ph.D. Cell cycle, DNA damage response, DNA replication, Checkpoints, Mutagenesis, DNA repair, yeast
Andreas H. Burkhalter Ph.D. neurobiology, vision, physiology, development, synapse biology
Harold Burton, PhD imaging, cognition, neurobiology
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.
Jian Campian, MD, PhD Immunotherapy, brain tumor, spinal cord tumor, high grade gliomas
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