Bio 200/500 Independent Research Mentor List

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

Blair Madison, Ph. D. CRISPR/Cas, Piggybac DNA transposon, micro-RNAs (miRNAs), RNA-binding proteins, colon cancer, Let-7
Jeffrey Magee, M.D., Ph.D. Cancer biology, stem cell, hematopoiesis, leukemia, developmental biology **Trainees in the Magee lab will gain experience in mouse models of human blood cancers, hematopoietic stem cell biology, genomics and translational research.
Christopher Maher, Ph.D. non-coding RNAs, lncRNAs, cancer genomics, transcriptome, bioinformatics, computational biology, solid tumor malignancies
Scott A. Mangan, Ph.D. Plant-soil interactions, ecology of mycorrhizal fungi, tropical ecology, plant-animal interactions, species coexistence, ecosystem functioning
Garland R. Marshall, Ph.D. computational biology, molecular modeling, protein structure, ErbB receptors in oncology, GPCR/G-protein, signal transduction
Muhammad Faraz Masood, MD Endocarditis, heart failure, surgery, medicine, clinical
Gabriel Mbalaviele, Ph.D. Inflammation, Inflammasome, NLRP3, Bone, Skeleton, Cytokines
Jordan McCall, Ph.D. neurobiology, emotional dysregulation, high dimensional datasets
Steven J. Mennerick, Ph.D. neurobiology, synapse biology, receptor, ion channel, glutamate transmission, GABA transmission
Robert W. Mercer, Ph.D. cell membrane, development, Na K-ATPase, excitable tissue, cell volume
Gretchen A. Meyer, Ph.D. muscle physiology, cell biology, tissue engineering, regenerative medicine
Jeffrey Milbrandt, M.D., Ph.D. functional genomics, metabolism, mitochondria, diabetic neuropathy, neurodegeneration, transcriptional networks, Alzheimer’s disease, Schwann cell
Kathryn G. Miller, Ph.D. actin, cytoskeleton, cell motility, genetics, development
Jeffrey H. Miner, Ph.D. cell adhesion, extracellular matrix, integrin biology, skin, kidney
Kelle H. Moley, M.D. autophagy, development, diabetes, germ cells, glucose transport, metabolism
Kelly R. Monk, Ph.D. glia, mouse models, multiple sclerosis, nerve regeneration, neurobiology, zebrafish
Tae Seok Moon, Ph.D. Synthetic Biology; Systems Biology; Metabolic Engineering; Protein Engineering; Genetic Circuits
Jose A. Moron-Concepcion, Ph.D. opioids, addiction, pain, molecular mechanisms, animal models
Erik Musiek Alzheimer’s Disease, Memory Disorder Clinic
Jonathan A. Myers, Ph.D. biodiversity; biogeography; community assembly; environmental change; forest dynamics; plant community ecology; plant functional ecology; species diversity; species interactions; tropical ecology

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