Primary Faculty

Paula Barrett

Barrett, Paula Q.

Regulation of low-voltage activated T-type Ca2+ channel activity by kinases and heterotrimeric G-proteins and their roles in physiological responses.

Douglas Bayliss

Bayliss, Douglas A.

Mechanisms of neuromodulation in central neurons

Mark Beenhakker

Beenhakker, Mark P.

Circuit mechanisms of sleep and epilepsy

Michelle Bland

Bland, Michelle

Molecular mechanisms linking inflammation and insulin signaling to control cell growth and metabolism

Irina Bochkis

Bochkis, Irina

Epigenetic and genetic mechanisms underlying metabolic disease

Carl Creutz

Creutz, Carl E.

Calcium-dependent, membrane-binding proteins and mechanisms of exocytosis

Bimal Desai

Desai, Bimal N.

Ion channels and Ca2+-signaling in inflammation and immunity

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Fox, Todd

Sphingolipids in ocular disease and cancer

Zheng Fu

Fu, Zheng “John”

Cell signaling of protein kinases in development and disease

Patrice Guyenet

Guyenet, Patrice G.

Neural control of blood pressure and respiration

Thurl Harris

Harris, Thurl E

Molecular mechanisms controlling insulin signaling and fat synthesis.

Kyle Hoehn

Hoehn, Kyle L.

Investigating the origin of insulin resistance in skeletal muscle and adipose tissue

Mark Kester

Kester, Mark

Nanotechnologies for targeted drug delivery

John Lazo

Lazo, John S.

The mechanism of action of small molecules and the fundamental biological role of protein tyrosine phosphatases

Norbert Leitinger

Leitinger, Norbert

Role of lipid oxidation products in inflammation and vascular immunology in atherosclerosis and diabetes

Kevin Lynch

Lynch, Kevin R.

Chemical biology of sphingosine 1-phosphate

Akshaya Meher

Meher, Akshaya

Investigating the role of B cells in aortic aneurysm

Edward Perez-Reyes

Perez-Reyes, Edward

Exploring epilepsy circuits then preventing seizures using AAV-based gene therapies.

Diane Rosin

Rosin, Diane L.

Immunological mechanisms of acute kidney injury and progressive kidney disease

Ira Schulman

Schulman, Ira G.

Regulation of transcription by nuclear hormone receptors, transcriptional control of metabolism, atherosclerosis, Small molecule approaches to drug discovery

Michael Scott

Scott, Michael M.

Investigation of the neuronal circuits and epigenetic modifications involved in the control of food and drug reward

Elizabeth Sharlow

Sharlow, Elizabeth R.

Exploiting chemical biology approaches to understand signaling pathways that are critical for parasite, neuronal and tumor cell viability

Ruth Stornetta

Stornetta, Ruth L.

Role of endogenous peptides in control of cardiorespiratory function

J. Julius Zhu

Zhu, J. Julius

Neural Circuits in Healthy and Diseased Brains