Physiology and Biophysics - Research Sponsors

ACADEMIC SEMESTERS (Fall & Spring)


Faculty Sponsor    Course    Sect.    Research Interests 

Acosta- Martinez, Maricedes           Neuroendocrine regulation of the reproductive axis; signal transduction pathways and metabolic control.

Bowen, Mark           Single molecule spectroscopy; Coordination of post-synaptic glutamate receptor signaling by the MAGUK family of scaffolds.

Brink, Peter           Biophysical properties of Gap junction channels.

Cameron, Roger (email)            

Clausen, Chris           Electrical properties of transporting epithelia

Cohen, Ira           Electrophysiology of the heart; synaptic physiology

Doronin, Sergey           Mechanism of nucleotide recognition by DNA polymerases

El-Maghrabi, Raafat           metabolic regulation of gene expression

Gao, Junyuan           Sodium potassium pump current in cardiac myocytes

Guo, Yuanjian           Molecular aspects of signal transduction processes associated with enzyme phospholipase

Johnson, Roger           EMERITUS. Mechanism of hormone action; inter- and intracellular regulation of membrane-bound hormone-sensitive enzymes

Kumari, Sindhu           Biochemical and molecular characterization of gap junction channels and sodium pump

Lin, Richard           Biology  of Phosphoinositide 3-Kinases

Lu, Zhongju           Neurophysiology

Luberto, Chiara (email)           Sphingolipid metabolism and signaling

Mathias, Richard           Electrophysiology of cardiac muscle; volume regulation in the lens.

McLaughlin, Stuart    BIO 486   T10    Biophysics of membranes

Miller, Todd           Structure and function of enzymes involved in signal transduction

Moore, Leon           Renal physiology

Potapova, Irina           Investigation of dNTP-binding site of DNA polymerases by substrate analogs and site specific chemical modifications

Rosati, Barbara           Regulation of cardiac ion channel gene expression

Scarlata, Suzanne           Mechanisms through which G proteins activate effectors

Solomon, Irene           Reflex and central neural control of cardiovascular and respiratory function

Spector, Ilan           Electrophysiology of nerve and muscle cell lines; ion channels; neurotoxins

Valiunas, Virginijus           Biophysics

Varadaraj, Kulandaiappan           Physiology and pharmacology of mammalian lens membrane transporters

Van der Kloot, William           EMERITUS. Cellular neurophysiology

Wang, Hsien-yu           Wnt pathways. The role of Wnt/Frizzled pathways in differentiation and self-renewal of Human embryonic stem cells. 

Warren, Kelly (email)            

White, Thomas           Physiology and genetics of intercellular channels

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