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Cellular & Molecular Biology Program

Paul Ahlquist

Credentials: Oncology Department

Position title: Molecular mechanisms of virus replication, gene expression and host interactions

Email: ahlquist@wisc.edu

Nihal Ahmad

Credentials: Dermatology Department

Position title: Mechanism of cancer development & novel approaches for cancer management

Email: nahmad@wisc.edu

Elaine Alarid

Credentials: Oncology Department

Position title: Molecular mechanisms of steroid hormone action

Email: alarid@oncology.wisc.edu

Caroline Alexander

Credentials: Oncology Department

Position title: Mammary tumor cell biology

Email: alexander@oncology.wisc.edu

Reid Alisch

Credentials: Neurological Surgery Department

Position title: Neuroepigenetics of human behavior

Email: alisch@wisc.edu

Daniel Amador-Noguez

Credentials: Bacteriology Department

Position title: Metabolic regulation in biofuel producing bacteria

Email: amadornoguez@wisc.edu

Richard Amasino

Credentials: Biochemistry Department

Position title: Seasonal control of flowering

Email: amasino@biochem.wisc.edu

Richard Anderson

Credentials: Medical School Dean's Office

Position title: Molecular and cellular signaling and cancer

Email: raanders@wisc.edu

Rozalyn Anderson

Credentials: Medicine Department

Position title: Metabolism of aging and age-related disease

Email: rozalyn.anderson@wisc.edu

Jean-Michel Ané

Credentials: Department of Bacteriology

Position title: Symbiotic plant-microbe associations (nodulation and mycorrhization)

Email: jane@wisc.edu

Lisa Arendt

Credentials: Comparative Biosciences Department

Position title: Obesity, breast cancer, mouse models

Email: lmarendt@wisc.edu

Alan Attie

Credentials: Biochemistry Department

Position title: Molecular genetics of diabetes & insulin resistance; cell biology of lipoprotein assembly, cholesterol trafficking

Email: adattie@wisc.edu

Anjon Audhya

Credentials: Biomolecular Chemistry Department

Position title: Mechanisms of membrane trafficking; live cell imaging techniques

Email: audhya@wisc.edu

Arash Bashirullah

Credentials: Pharmacy Department

Position title: Developmental regulation of endocrine and exocrine biology

Email: bashirullah@wisc.edu

Sebastian Bednarek

Credentials: Biochemistry Department

Position title: Membrane trafficking, organelle biogenesis, cytokinesis, polarized growth

Email: sybednar@wisc.edu

David Beebe

Credentials: Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Department

Position title: Investigating cellular scale phenomena from physical and biological sciences perspectives

Email: djbeebe@wisc.edu

William Bement

Credentials: Laboratory of Cell and Molecular Biology & Integrative Biology Department

Position title: Signal transduction, cell division, and cytoskeleton

Email: wmbement@facstaff.wisc.edu

Andrew Bent

Credentials: Plant Pathology Department

Position title: Molecular basis of plant disease resistance

Email: afbent@wisc.edu

Anita Bhattacharyya

Credentials: Cell and Regenerative Biology Department

Position title: Modeling neurodevelopmental disorders with human stem cells.

Email: bhattacharyy@waisman.wisc.edu

Seth Blair

Credentials: Integrative Biology Department

Position title: Development and signaling in Drosophila

Email: ssblair@facstaff.wisc.edu

Barak Blum

Credentials: Cell & Regenerative Biology Department

Position title: Functional beta cell maturation

Email: bblum4@wisc.edu

Grace Boekhoff-Falk

Credentials: Cell & Regenerative Biology Department

Position title: Limb and neural development

Email: boekhofffalk@wisc.edu

Curtis Brandt

Credentials: Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences Department

Position title: Virology, Herpes Simplex Virus, antivirals, gene therapy

Email: crbrandt@wisc.edu

Emery Bresnick

Credentials: Cell & Regenerative Biology Department

Position title: Normal and malignant hematopoiesis; epigenetics; molecular medicine

Email: ehbresni@wisc.edu

David Brow

Credentials: Biomolecular Chemistry Department

Position title: DNA transcription and RNA splicing in yeast

Email: dabrow@wisc.edu

Jacob Brunkard

Credentials: Genetics Department

Position title: Molecular mechanisms regulating plant metabolism

Email: brunkard@wisc.edu

Mark Burkard

Credentials: Medicine Department

Position title: Mitotic kinase function and cancer

Email: mburkard@wisc.edu

Briana Burton

Credentials: Bacteriology Department

Position title: Macromolecule transport across membranes

Email: briana.burton@wisc.edu

Michael Cahill

Credentials: Comparative Biosciences Department

Position title: Molecular and biochemical mechanisms of synapse morphogenesis

Email: michael.cahill@wisc.edu

Jason Cantor

Credentials: Biochemistry Department

Position title: Influence of environmental factors on human cell metabolism

Email: jcantor@morgridge.org

Christian Capitini

Credentials: Pediatrics Department

Position title: Adoptive cell therapies (NK cell and CAR T cell infusions), Bone marrow transplant, GVHD

Email: ccapitini@pediatrics.wisc.edu

Silvia Cavagnero

Credentials: Chemistry Department

Position title: Protein folding and aggregation in the cell, molecular chaperones, role of the ribosome in protein folding

Email: cavagnero@chem.wisc.edu

Qiang Chang

Credentials: Medical Genetics Department

Position title: Epigenetic regulation of brain function

Email: qchang@waisman.wisc.edu

Edwin Chapman

Credentials: Neuroscience Department

Position title: Exocytosis, synaptic transmission, neuronal cell biology

Email: chapman@wisc.edu

Lara Collier

Credentials: Pharmacy Department

Position title: Genetic approaches to studying cancer initiation, progression, and therapy resistance

Email: lara.collier@wisc.edu

Scott Coyle

Credentials: Biochemistry Department

Position title: Understanding and engineering cell behavior.

Email: smcoyle@wisc.edu

Vincent Cryns

Credentials: Medicine Department

Position title: Mechanisms of cell death in disease

Email: vlcryns@medicine.wisc.edu

Cynthia Czajkowski

Credentials: Neuroscience Department

Position title: Molecular and cellular mechanisms of pentameric ligand gated ion channel signaling

Email: cmczajko@wisc.edu

Dawn Davis

Credentials: Medicine, Division of Endocrinology

Position title: Pancreatic islet biology

Email: dbd@medicine.wisc.edu

Loren Denlinger

Credentials: Medicine Department

Position title: Pathogen-host interactions important to airway inflammation

Email: ldenling@wisc.edu

Erik Dent

Credentials: Neuroscience Department

Position title: Regulation of the cytoskeleton in neuronal differentiation

Email: ewdent@wisc.edu

John Denu

Credentials: Biomolecular Chemistry Department

Position title: Mechanisms of chromatin dynamics, epigenetics, metabolism, and signaling

Email: jmdenu@wisc.edu

Joseph Dillard

Credentials: Medical Microbiology & Immunology Department

Position title: Bacterial pathogenesis

Email: jpdillard@wisc.edu

Huy Dinh

Credentials: Oncology Department

Position title: Computational biology, Tumor microenvironment heterogeneity

Email: huy.dinh@wisc.edu

Timothy Donohue

Credentials: Bacteriology Department

Position title: Process & control of bioenergy generation

Email: tdonohue@bact.wisc.edu

Richard Eisenstein

Credentials: Nutritional Sciences Department

Position title: Molecular control of vertebrate iron metabolism

Email: eisenste@nutrisci.wisc.edu

Feyza Engin

Credentials: Biomolecular Chemistry Department

Position title: Endoplasmic reticulum stress, organelle dysfunction, unfolded protein response, beta cell function and diabetes

Email: fengin@wisc.edu

David Evans

Credentials: Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Department

Position title: Host-pathogen interactions for HIV and SIV

Email: dtevans2@wisc.edu

Jing Fan

Credentials: Nutritional Sciences Department

Position title: Mammalian cellular metabolism; metabolic regulation; tumor microenvironment

Email: jfan4@wisc.edu

Donna Fernandez

Credentials: Botany Department

Position title: Chloroplast protein targeting and organelle biogenesis

Email: dfernand@wisc.edu

Amy Fowler

Credentials: Radiology Department

Position title: Molecular imaging of steroid receptors in breast cancer

Email: afowler@wisc.edu

Catherine Fox

Credentials: Biomolecular Chemistry Department

Position title: Conservation and diversity in mechanisms that control the inheritance and expression of eukaryotic chromosomes

Email: cfox@wisc.edu

Thomas Friedrich

Credentials: Pathobiological Sciences Department

Position title: Immunity to influenza and AIDS viruses

Email: thomasf@primate.wisc.edu

Paul Friesen

Credentials: Biochemistry Department

Position title: Apoptosis, programmed cell death, mechanisms of host-virus interactions, regulation of transcription, baculovirus evolution

Email: pfriesen@wisc.edu

Jacques Galipeau

Credentials: Medicine Department

Position title: Regenerative medicine, immunotherapy, synthetic cytokines

Email: jgalipeau@wisc.edu

Audrey Gasch

Credentials: Genetics Department

Position title: Genomic expression in response to stress

Email: agasch@wisc.edu

Ying Ge

Credentials: Cell & Regenerative Biology Department

Position title: Systems biology, cardiac disease and regeneration

Email: ge2@wisc.edu

Simon Gilroy

Credentials: Botany Department

Position title: Plant cell biology and signal transduction

Email: sgilroy@wisc.edu

Alexey Glukhov

Credentials: Medicine Department

Position title: Cardiac electrophysiology, biophysics, cellular and molecular biology of cardiomyocytes, cardiac arrhythmias and pathophysiology

Email: aglukhov@medicine.wisc.edu

Timothy Gomez

Credentials: Neuroscience Department

Position title: Regulation of axon guidance

Email: tmgomez@facstaff.wisc.edu

Richard Gourse

Credentials: Bacteriology Department

Position title: Control of transcription initiation

Email: rgourse@bact.wisc.edu

Daniel Greenspan

Credentials: Cell & Regenerative Biology Department

Position title: Extracellular modulators of cellular behavior

Email: dsgreens@wisc.edu

Anne Griep

Credentials: Cell & Regenerative Biology Department

Position title: Molecular regulation of mammalian eye development

Email: aegriep@wisc.edu

Yevgenya Grinblat

Credentials: Integrative Biology Department

Position title: Genetic basis of neural development

Email: ygrinblat@facstaff.wisc.edu

Guy Groblewski

Credentials: Nutritional Sciences Department

Position title: Membrane trafficking in digestive epithelia

Email: groby@nutrisci.wisc.edu

Mary Halloran

Credentials: Integrative Biology Department

Position title: Mechanisms of axon guidance and neural crest cell migration during zebrafish neural development

Email: mchalloran@facstaff.wisc.edu

Jeffrey Hardin

Credentials: Integrative Biology Department

Position title: Morphogenesis and pattern formation during early development

Email: jdhardin@wisc.edu

Melissa Harrison

Credentials: Biomolecular Chemistry Department

Position title: Zygotic genome transcriptional activation

Email: mharrison3@wisc.edu

Peiman Hematti

Credentials: Medicine Department

Position title: Transplantation Immunology and Experimental Cellular Therapy

Email: pxh@medicine.wisc.edu

Chris Hittinger

Credentials: Genetics Department

Position title: Molecular evolution of gene networks

Email: cthittinger@wisc.edu

Mrinalini Hoon

Credentials: Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences Department

Position title: Mechanisms regulating retinal circuit organization

Email: mhoon@wisc.edu

Troy Hornberger

Credentials: Comparative Biosciences Department

Position title: Mechanotransduction and the regulation of skeletal muscle mass

Email: troy.hornberger@wisc.edu

Aaron Hoskins

Credentials: Biochemistry Department

Position title: Mechanisms of pre-mRNA Splicing

Email: ahoskins@wisc.edu

Andrew Hryckowian

Credentials: Medicine and Medical Microbiology & Immunology Department

Position title: Molecular mechanisms of microbiome dynamics

Email: Hryckowian@medicine.wisc.edu

Zhen Huang

Credentials: Neurology Department

Position title: Cerebral cortex development, neuronel migration, dendrite development

Email: z.huang@neurology.wisc.edu

Christina Hull

Credentials: Biomolecular Chemistry Department

Position title: Human fungal pathogen development & pathogenesis

Email: cmhull@wisc.edu

Anna Huttenlocher

Credentials: Pediatrics Department

Position title: Cellular and molecular mechanisms that regulate cell migration and chemotaxis in cancer and inflammation

Email: huttenlocher@wisc.edu

Tu-Anh Huynh

Credentials: Food Science Department

Position title: C-di-AMP signaling in bacterial physiology and pathogenesis

Email: thuynh6@wisc.edu

Meyer Jackson

Credentials: Neuroscience Department

Position title: Electrophysiology and imaging techniques are used to explore the basic mechanisms of neuronal signaling

Email: mbjackso@wisc.edu

Eric Johannsen

Credentials: Medicine Department

Position title: Transcription, Growth Transformation, Notch Signaling

Email: ejohannsen@medicine.wisc.edu

Jeffrey Johnson

Credentials: Pharmacy Department

Position title: Signal transduction, neurotoxicity, and transcriptional control of neuroprotective genes

Email: jeffrey.johnson@wisc.edu

Joan Jorgensen

Credentials: Comparative Biosciences Department

Position title: Transcriptional control of gonad development

Email: joan.jorgensen@wisc.edu

Mehdi Kabbage

Credentials: Plant Pathology Department

Position title: Plant fungal interactions; stress tolerance, programmed cell death

Email: kabbage@wisc.edu

Lindsay Kalan

Credentials: Medical Microbiology Department

Position title: Skin microbiome and wound healing

Email: lkalan@wisc.edu

Rob Kalejta

Credentials: Oncology Department

Position title: Manipulation of the cell cycle by Human Cylomegalovirus

Email: rfkalejta@wisc.edu

Timothy Kamp

Credentials: Medicine Department

Position title: Cardiac ion channels function and regulation; basic mechanisms of heart failure and arrhythmias; stem cells and cardiac regeneration

Email: tjk@medicine.wisc.edu

Junsu Kang

Credentials: Cell & Regenerative Biology Department

Position title: Regeneration, zebrafish, enhancer, fin, heart

Email: junsu.kang@wisc.edu

Yoshihiro Kawaoka

Credentials: Pathobiological Sciences Department

Position title: Molecular pathogenesis of influenza and Ebola viruses

Email: kawaokay@svm.vetmed.wisc.edu

James Keck

Credentials: Biomolecular Chemistry Department

Position title: DNA replication, recombination, and repair

Email: jlkeck@facstaff.wisc.edu

Nancy Keller

Credentials: Medical Microbiology & Immunology Department

Position title: Aspergillus cell biology

Email: npkeller@wisc.edu

Shannon Kenney

Credentials: Oncology Department

Position title: Epstein-Barr Virus pathogenesis & treatment

Email: skenney@wisc.edu

Patricia Kiley

Credentials: Biomolecular Chemistry Department

Position title: Molecular genetics and biochemistry of oxygen regulated gene expression and transcription activation

Email: pjkiley@wisc.edu

Judith Kimble

Credentials: Biochemistry Department

Position title: Molecular genetics of animal development

Email: jekimble@wisc.edu

Michelle Kimple

Credentials: Medicine Department

Position title: Regulation of pancreatic beta-cell biology

Email: mkimple@medicine.wisc.edu

Randall Kimple

Credentials: Human Oncology Department

Position title: HPV associated cancers; therapeutic resistance in cancer

Email: rkimple@humonc.wisc.edu

Melissa Kinney

Credentials: Biomedical Engineering Department

Position title: Stem cell systems biology

Email: melissa.kinney@wisc.edu

Robert Kirchdoerfer

Credentials: Biochemistry Department

Position title: Single-particle cryo-electron microscopy of viral proteins

Email: rnkirchdoerf@wisc.edu

Bruce Klein

Credentials: Pediatrics Department

Position title: Immunology and pathogenesis of diseases due to fungi

Email: bsklein@pediatrics.wisc.edu

Laura Knoll

Credentials: Medical Microbiology & Immunology Department

Position title: Pathogenesis and developmental regulation in the parasite toxoplasma

Email: ljknoll@wisc.edu

Adam Konopka

Credentials: Medicine Department

Position title: Musculoskeletal aging and metabolism

Email: akonopka@medicine.wisc.edu

Pamela Kreeger

Credentials: Biomedical Engineering Department

Position title: Systems biology experiments and modeling for human cancers

Email: kreeger@wisc.edu

Patrick Krysan

Credentials: Horticulture Department

Position title: MAP kinase signal transduction in Arabidopsis

Email: pjkrysan@wisc.edu

Paul Lambert

Credentials: Oncology Department

Position title: Molecular genetics of papillomaviruses

Email: lambert@oncology.wisc.edu

Dudley Lamming

Credentials: Medicine Department

Position title: Regulation of metabolism by nutrient signaling pathways

Email: lamming@wisc.edu

Robert Landick

Credentials: Biochemistry Department

Position title: Control of transcription elongation; RNA polymerase structure/function

Email: landick@bact.wisc.edu

Youngsook Lee

Credentials: Cell & Regenerative Biology Department

Position title: Molecular regulation of cardiovascular development, disease, function and cardiomyogenesis

Email: youngsooklee@wisc.edu

Peter Lewis

Credentials: Biomolecular Chemistry Department

Position title: Chromatin dynamics in cancer

Email: pwlewis2@wisc.edu

Wan-Ju Li

Credentials: Orthopedics & Rehabilitation Department

Position title: iPSC-based skeletal regeneration; mesenchymal stem cell biology

Email: li@ortho.wisc.edu

Yun Liang

Credentials: Medical Microbiology & Immunology Department

Position title: Molecular basis for sexual dimorphism

Email: liang95@wisc.edu

Robert Lipinski

Credentials: Comparative Biosciences Department

Position title: Development of the brain and face

Email: rjlipinski@wisc.edu

Bo Liu

Credentials: Surgery Department

Position title: Cell death, signal transduction, extracellular matrix, inflammation, vascular disease

Email: liub@surgery.wisc.edu

Dan Loeb

Credentials: Oncology Department

Position title: Molecular biology of hepatitis B viruses

Email: loeb@oncology.wisc.edu

Hiroshi Maeda

Credentials: Botany Department

Position title: Amino acid homeostasis in plants

Email: maeda2@wisc.edu

Ahmed Mahmoud

Credentials: Cell & Regenerative Biology Department

Position title: Mammalian Heart Regeneration

Email: aimahmoud@wisc.edu

Kinjal Majumder

Credentials: Oncology Department

Position title: Mechanisms of virus localization to cellular DNA breaks

Email: kmajumder@wisc.edu

Mark Mandel

Credentials: Medical Microbiology & Immunology Department

Position title: Genetic analysis of bacterial colonization

Email: mmandel@wisc.edu

Thomas Martin

Credentials: Biochemistry Department

Position title: Mechanisms of hormone action; regulation of hormone/neurotransmitter secretion

Email: tfmartin@wisc.edu

Patrick Masson

Credentials: Genetics Department

Position title: Molecular genetics of root growth behavior in response to mechanical stimuli

Email: phmasson@wisc.edu

Kristyn Masters

Credentials: Biomedical Engineering Department

Position title: In vitro disease modeling

Email: kmasters@wisc.edu

Megan McClean

Credentials: Biomedical Engineering Department

Position title: Biological signal processing

Email: mmcclean@wisc.edu

Colleen McDowell

Credentials: Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences Department

Position title: Molecular pathways of glaucoma pathogenesis

Email: cmmcdowell@wisc.edu

Douglas McNeel

Credentials: Medicine Department

Position title: Development of immunological treatments, and vaccines in particular, that can eradicate prostate cancer

Email: dm3@medicine.wisc.edu

Andrew Mehle

Credentials: Medical Microbiology & Immunology Department

Position title: Influenza virus replication machinery

Email: amehle@wisc.edu

Matthew Merrins

Credentials: Medicine Department

Position title: Beta cell biology and diabetes

Email: merrins@wisc.edu

Shigeki Miyamoto

Credentials: Oncology Department

Position title: Regulatory mechanisms of Rel/NF-kappaB transcription factors

Email: smiyamot@wisc.edu

Emma Mohr

Credentials: Pediatrics Department

Position title: Defines congenital viral infection outcomes

Email: emohr2@wisc.edu

Darcie Moore

Credentials: Neuroscience Department

Position title: Neural stem cells and aging

Email: darcie.moore@wisc.edu

Zachary Morris

Credentials: Human Oncology

Position title: Radiotherapy to immune-modulate tumor microenvironments

Email: zmorris@humonc.wisc.edu

Freya Mowat

Credentials: Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences Department

Position title: Retinal photoreceptor metabolism and aging

Email: mowat@wisc.edu

Donna Neumann

Credentials: Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences Department

Position title: 3D chromatin control of DNA viruses

Email: dneumann3@wisc.edu

Phillip Newmark

Credentials: Integrative Biology Department

Position title: Regeneration and germ cell development in flatworms

Email: pnewmark@wisc.edu

David O'Connor

Credentials: Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Department

Position title: Pathogenetics of SIV and HIV Infections

Email: dhoconno@wisc.edu

Shelby O'Connor

Credentials: Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Department

Position title: Host immunity to SIV/HIV and Mtb

Email: slfeinberg@wisc.edu

Jon Odorico

Credentials: Surgery Department

Position title: Embryonic stem cells to generate insulin producing cells for the treatment of diabetes and to study pancreatic islet development

Email: jon@surgery.wisc.edu

Marisa Otegui

Credentials: Laboratory of Cell and Molecular Biology & Botany Department

Position title: Endosomal trafficking in plants

Email: otegui@wisc.edu

David Pagliarini

Credentials: Biochemistry Department

Position title: Mitochondrial biogenesis and metabolism; cell signaling; proteomics

Email: pagliarini@wisc.edu

Xuan Pan

Credentials: Medical Sciences Department

Position title: Epigenetic regulation, hematopoiesis, mouse models

Email: xpan24@wisc.edu

Francisco Pelegri

Credentials: Genetics Department

Position title: Genetic control of zebrafish embryogenesis

Email: fjpelegri@wisc.edu

Donna Peters

Credentials: Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Department

Position title: Role of extracellular matrix and integrin signaling in human eye

Email: dmpeter2@wisc.edu

Luigi Puglielli

Credentials: Medicine Department

Position title: Molecular mechanisms of neurodevelopment and neurodegeneration

Email: lp1@medicine.wisc.edu

Aurelie Rakotondrafara

Credentials: Plant Pathology Department

Position title: RNA, translation, plant virus, IRES, viral resistance

Email: rakotondrafa@wisc.edu

Srivatsan Raman

Credentials: Biochemistry Department

Position title: Synthetic biology, protein design, metabolic engineering, allostery, directed evolution

Email: sraman4@wisc.edu

Federico Rey

Credentials: Bacteriology Department

Position title: Gut microbiome, diet and cardiometabolic health

Email: ferey@wisc.edu

Gail Robertson

Credentials: Neuroscience Department

Position title: Molecular mechanisms of ion channel disease

Email: garobert@wisc.edu

Philip Romero

Credentials: Biochemistry Department

Position title: Protein engineering

Email: promero2@wisc.edu

Avtar Roopra

Credentials: Neuroscience Department

Position title: Regulation of chromatin structure in neurons and cancer

Email: asroopra@wisc.edu

Lixin Rui

Credentials: Medicine Department

Position title: Molecular pathogenesis of lymphoma

Email: lrui@medicine.wisc.edu

Krishanu Saha

Credentials: Biomolecular Chemistry Department

Position title: Human stem cell engineering

Email: ksaha@wisc.edu

Wilmara Salgado-Pabon

Credentials: Pathobiological Sciences Department

Position title: S. aureus enterotoxin targeting of vascular endothelium

Email: wsalgado@wisc.edu

John-Demian (JD) Sauer

Credentials: Medical Microbiology & Immunology Department

Position title: Host-pathogen interactions

Email: sauer3@wisc.edu

David Schwartz

Credentials: Chemistry Department

Position title: Structural variation in mammalian genomes

Email: dcschwartz@wisc.edu

Vijay Setaluri

Credentials: Dermatology Department

Position title: Cell and molecular biology of skin in health and disease

Email: vsetaluri@dermatology.wisc.edu

Prashant Sharma

Credentials: Integrative Biology Department

Position title: Biodiversity in invertebrates

Email: psharma37@wisc.edu

Nathaniel Sharp

Credentials: Genetics Department

Position title: Spontaneous mutation rate and spectrum

Email: nathaniel.sharp@wisc.edu

Michael Sheets

Credentials: Biomolecular Chemistry Department

Position title: Molecular mechanisms regulating early vertebrate development

Email: mdsheets@wisc.edu

Nader Sheibani

Credentials: Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences Department

Position title: Cell adhesion and signaling in vascular cells

Email: nsheibanikar@wisc.edu

Miriam Shelef

Credentials: Medicine Department

Position title: Immune cells, autoimmunity, and arthritis

Email: mshelef@medicine.wisc.edu

Nathan Sherer

Credentials: Oncology Department

Position title: Cell biology of HIV replication

Email: nsherer@wisc.edu

Judith Simcox

Credentials: Biochemistry Department

Position title: Lipid metabolism in cold exposure

Email: jsimcox@wisc.edu

Raunak Sinha

Credentials: Neuroscience Department

Position title: Neural signaling in the retina

Email: raunak.sinha@wisc.edu

Melissa Skala

Credentials: Biomedical Engineering Department

Position title: Metabolism, cancer, microscopy

Email: mcskala@wisc.edu

Ahna Skop

Credentials: Genetics Department

Position title: Role of mRNAs in cell division and pluripotency; Neurodegeneration

Email: skop@wisc.edu

Igor Slukvin

Credentials: Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Department

Position title: Hematopoietic development from pluripotent stem cells; de novo generation of hematopoietic stem cells

Email: islukvin@wisc.edu

Judith Smith

Credentials: Pediatrics Department

Position title: Stress regulation of cytokine production

Email: jsmith27@pediatrics.wisc.edu

Lloyd Smith

Credentials: Chemistry Department

Position title: Development and application of novel bioanalytical methods; new instrumentation and chemistries for biological mass spectrometry and biologically modified surfaces

Email: smith@chem.wisc.edu

Paul Sondel

Credentials: Pediatrics Department

Position title: Clinical immunotherapy of cancer and tumor immunology

Email: pmsondel@humonc.wisc.edu

Edgar Spalding

Credentials: Botany Department

Position title: Plant functional genomics and physiology

Email: spalding@wisc.edu

Rupa Sridharan

Credentials: Cell & Regenerative Biology Department

Position title: Epigenetics, somatic cell reprogramming, cell fate change

Email: rsridharan2@wisc.edu

Marulasiddappa Suresh

Credentials: Pathobiological Sciences Department

Position title: T cell responses to viral infections

Email: sureshm@svm.vetmed.wisc.edu

Michael Sussman

Credentials: Biochemistry Department

Position title: Genome technologies applied to the plasma membrane of eukaryotes: signal transduction and bioenergetics

Email: msussman@wisc.edu

Aussie Suzuki

Credentials: Oncology Department

Position title: Cell Division, Mitosis, Kinetochore, Tension, Chromosomal Instability

Email: aussie.suzuki@wisc.edu

John Svaren

Credentials: Comparative Biosciences Department

Position title: Transcriptional regulation of peripheral nerve myelination

Email: jpsvaren@wisc.edu

Owen Tamplin

Credentials: Cell & Regenerative Biology Department

Position title: The hematopoietic stem cell niche

Email: tamplin@wisc.edu

Randal Tibbetts

Credentials: Human Oncology Department

Position title: DNA repair; gene expression; neurodegeneration; amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Email: rstibbetts@wisc.edu

Ophelia Venturelli

Credentials: Biochemistry Department

Position title: Systems and synthetic biology of genetic regulatory networks and microbial ecosystems

Email: venturelli@wisc.edu

Chad Vezina

Credentials: Comparative Biosciences Department

Position title: Urinary dysfunction in aging men

Email: cmvezina@wisc.edu

Han Wang

Credentials: Integrative Biology Department

Position title: Genetic and circuit dissection of sleep

Email: han.wang@wisc.edu

Jade Wang

Credentials: Stress and genome integrity in bacteria

Position title: Stress and genome integrity in bacteria

Email: wang@bact.wisc.edu

David Wassarman

Credentials: Medical Genetics Department

Position title: Neurodegeneration in Drosophila

Email: dawassarman@wisc.edu

Jyoti Watters

Credentials: Comparative Biosciences Department

Position title: Signal transduction and epigenetic regulation of microglial gene transcription and immune function

Email: jjwatters@wisc.edu

Beth Weaver

Credentials: Cell & Regenerative Biology Department

Position title: Mitosis, chromosome segregation, aneuploidy and cancer

Email: baweaver@wisc.edu

Deneen Wellik

Credentials: Cell & Regenerative Biology Department

Position title: Hox genes, Organogenesis, Regeneration, mesenchymal stem cells, Mouse genetics

Email: wellik@wisc.edu

Deric Wheeler

Credentials: Human Oncology Department

Position title: Mechanisms of resistance to targeted therapies

Email: dlwheeler@wisc.edu

Marvin Wickens

Credentials: Biochemistry Department

Position title: RNA and gene control; role of RNA regulation in development and the nervous system

Email: wickens@biochem.wisc.edu

Elizabeth Wright

Credentials: Biochemistry Department

Position title: Cryo-electron microscopy of biological macromolecular machines

Email: erwright2@wisc.edu

Yongna Xing

Credentials: Oncology Department

Position title: Cell signaling related to caner, structural biology, biochemistry, proteomics

Email: xing@oncology.wisc.edu

Wei Xu

Credentials: Oncology Department

Position title: Epigenetic regulation of breast cancer

Email: wxu@oncology.wisc.edu

Eric Yen

Credentials: Nutritional Sciences Department

Position title: Intestine, assimilation of dietary fat, and energy balance

Email: eric.yen@wisc.edu

Jerry Yin

Credentials: Genetics Department

Position title: Cellular/molecular mechanisms of memory formation and psychiatric dysfunction

Email: jcyin@wisc.edu

John Yin

Credentials: Chemical & Biological Engineering Department

Position title: Molecular virology, computational biology, biochemical engineering

Email: john.yin@wisc.edu

John-Paul (JP) Yu

Credentials: Radiology Department

Position title: Neuroimaging, neuropsychiatric disorders, autism spectrum disorder, schizophrenia, systems neuroscience

Email: jpyu@uwhealth.org

Jing Zhang

Credentials: Oncology Department

Position title: Hematopoietic stem cell, leukemic stem cell, cytokine signaling

Email: zhang@oncology.wisc.edu

Fei Zhao

Credentials: Comparative Biosciences Department

Position title: Sexual differentiation of reproductive tracts

Email: fei.zhao@wisc.edu

Xinyu Zhao

Credentials: Neuroscience Department

Position title: Epigenetic regulation, neural stem cells, neurodevelopment, noncoding RNA, RNA binding protein, learning and memory

Email: xinyu.zhao@wisc.edu

Xuehua Zhong

Credentials: Genetics Department

Position title: Epigenetic regulation in plants

Email: xzhong28@wisc.edu