Imaging and Modeling Biology at Physical Extremes.
Faculty - PhD Program
JAK-STAT signaling and immune response
Evolutionary and population genetics of adaptation and disease
Cell motility, motor molecules, integrin-cytoskeleton interactions
Molecular mechanisms of pattern formation and cellular differentiation during mouse embryogenesis; Organogenesis and regeneration of the prostate gland; Mouse models of prostate cancer.
Molecular studies of ion channel structure and function; synaptic transmission and plasticity in the mammalian brain
Diagramming disease networks with chemical and biological tools.
Developmental genetics in Drosophila
Yeast recombination studies in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
We develop and apply molecular, optical and data analytic methods for multi-scale understanding of complex biological systems.
Structural biology of proteins involved in human diseases (obesity, diabetes, cancer); Structural biology of proteins involved in pre-mRNA 3'-end processing.
Energy coupling mechanisms.
Motor proteins in axonal transport, brain developmental disease, and synaptic function
The use of Stem Cells to Study the Development and Function of the Nervous System
Structure, function, regulation and cell biology of ion channels.
Development and function of the cortical microcircuitry.
Department of Biological Sciences
500 Fairchild Center
Mail Code 2401
1212 Amsterdam Avenue
New York, NY 10027