The Department of Pharmacology faculty research covers four main disciplines, which overlap in various ways.
Aging, Cancer, Cardiovascular, Chemical Biology, Lipid Biology, Mitochondrial Biology, Neuropharmacology, Signaling, Stem Cells
Molecular mechanisms of spindle orientation, ciologenesis, polarity, cytokinesis and axonogenesis.
NMR Solution Structure of Nucleic Acids and Proteins
Cellular Systems to Counteract Oxidative Damage
Cancer, Cardiovascular, Diabetes, Fertility, Infectious Diseases, Lipid Biology, Metabolic Disorders, Mitochondrial Biology, Neuropharmacology, Signaling
Distinguished Professor and Chair
Lipid Signaling: Roles in mitochondrial biology, spermatogenesis, diabetes, immune function, the CNS, platelet activation, and cancer; - Imaging Pancreatic β-cells using metabolomics and MRI.
DNA replication and repair pathways in cancer therapy
SOSc, FAAAS, FRSM
Signal Transduction in Differentiation and Development: Roles of Molecular Scaffold Molecules (e.g., AKAPs and Dishevelleds)
Molecular Mechanism of Mammalian DNA Repair: Implications for Carcinogenesis and Antitumor Therapy
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