9 Faculty/Mentors

Molecular and Cell Biology

David Bilder, Professor
(1) Molecular Mechanisms of Tissue Morphogenesis in the Drosophila Ovary (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Planar Cell Polarity in the Drosophila Follicle (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Tumor-host interactions in Drosophila melanogaster (Full- no new appr needed)
Richard Harland, Professor
(1) Tadpole from head to tail: Establishment of the AP axis and formation of the nervous system, in Xenopus (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Biological Sciences - Breakthroughs Research Assistant (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) A screen for genes that control shape change in the embryo (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Determining the possible functions of sleep in the jellyfish Cassiopea (Current Term Now Closed)
Lin He, Professor
(1) Characterizing the Potential Roles of Retrotransposons in Murine Preimplantation Development and Stem Cell Potency (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) The Role of Retrotransposon Activity in Preimplantation Embryo Development (Current Term Now Closed)
John Kuriyan, Professor
(1) Molecular mechanism for the regulation of activation in calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II (CaMKII) (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Molecular Dynamics Simulation in Structure-Function Studies of T Cell Signaling (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Structural and functional studies of Son of Sevenless protein from choanoflagellate (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Activation of the EGF receptor: Structural coupling through the transmembrane helix to release inhibition at the membrane (Full- no new appr needed)
Craig Miller, Professor
(1) Genetic analysis of head skeletal evolution (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Evolutionary genetics of local California stickleback populations (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Developmental biology of head skeletal evolution (Full- no new appr needed)
Eva Nogales, Professor
(3) Structure-function studies of transportation initiation complexes using biochemistry and cryo-electron microscopy (Current Term Now Closed)
Steven Brenner, Professor
(1) Global human gene expression regulation by nonsense-mediated mRNA decay (computational biology). (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Analysis of human whole exome sequencing data to identify causative variants in newborn screening for primary immunodeficiencies (computational biology) (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Automatic identification of protein domains (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Critical Assessment of Genome Interpretation (CAGI) (Full- no new appr needed)
Kristin Scott, Professor
(1) Tracing of Drosophila Gustatory Receptor Neurons in a Whole Brain Electron Microscopy Dataset (Current Term Now Closed)
Denis Titov, Assistant Adjunct Professor
(1) Development and application of genetically encoded tools for manipulation of metabolism in live cells (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Investigation of the mechanism of lifespan extension by calorie restriction using nematode C. elegans (Current Term Now Closed)