Faculty / Research

Lipid Biology

Leveraging microfluidics and optogenetics to elucidate molecular mechanisms of spindle orientation, ciliogenesis, polarity, actin cortex formation and axonogenesis.
Lipid Signaling: Roles in mitochondrial biology, spermatogenesis, diabetes, immune function, the CNS, platelet activation, and cancer; - Imaging Pancreatic β-cells using metabolomics and MRI.
Membrane biosynthesis, structure & behavior in bacterial pathogenesis