Faculty Directory

Primary Faculty

Molecular mechanisms of spindle orientation, ciologenesis, polarity, cytokinesis and axonogenesis.
Extracellular matrix in the brain: roles during development and during neurodegeneration
NMR Solution Structure of Nucleic Acids and Proteins
Biomedical Informatics
Cell Nuclear Structure; DNA Replication and Repair; Mutagenesis; Medical Pharmacology
Lipid Signaling: Roles in mitochondrial biology, spermatogenesis, diabetes, immune function, the CNS, platelet activation, and cancer; - Imaging Pancreatic β-cells using metabolomics and MRI.
Mechanisms of mitochondrial gene expression/Mechanisms of DNA synthesis and repair
Molecular Carcinogenesis: Mechanisms of DNA Repair and Mutagenesis
Effects of Chemical Carcinogens on DNA : Drug Design and Development - Anti-Aging Drug Substances

DNA replication and repair pathways in cancer therapy
Signal Transduction in Differentiation and Development: Roles of Molecular Scaffold Molecules (e.g., AKAPs and Dishevelleds)
Regulation of Surface Receptors in Muscle Cells
Membrane biosynthesis, structure & behavior in bacterial pathogenesis
Molecular Mechanism of Protein Kinase and Ubiquitin Ligase signaling in Cancer and Aging
Cell Signaling and Ciliogenesis in Mammalian Development, Health and Disease
Structure and function of macromolecules in epigenetic regulation
Neuro-immune interactions: Cross-talk between the nervous and immune systems in health and disease

Primary Research Faculty

Post-transcriptional control of gene expression in the nervous system
Signaling: Cell Signaling, Cancer, Stem cells, Protein trafficking and Disease
Cellular responses to DNA damage and the mechanism for mutation induction by DNA damage
Genetic Analysis of Mammalian Oxidative DNA Damage Repair

Joint Faculty

Psychiatry/Stony Brook
Structural Biology/CSHL
Medicine/Stony Brook
Radiation Oncology/Stony Brook
Medicine/Stony Brook
Radiation Oncology/Stony Brook
Family Medicine/Stony Brook
Anesthesiology/Stony Brook

Adjunct Faculty

Cancer Metabolism and Stemness
Structural Biology/University of Wurzburg
Neuroscience and Immunology
Mechanisms of virus-host and tumor-host interactions
Plasminogen Activator Induction/Merck & Co. Inc.
Molecular Mechanism of Mammalian DNA Repair: Implications for Carcinogenesis and Antitumor Therapy
Carcinogenesis: Molecular mechanisms, genomics, bioinformatics/WHO International Agency for Research on Cancer

Emeritus

Mitochondrial Molecular Biology
Investigations of DNA Damage Produced by Genotoxic Substances
Carcinogenic Mechanism of Estrogen and Anti-estrogen and Development of Their Safer Drugs
Physiology & Biophysics

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