Faculty Members

...and their research

Brian J. Akerley 
Biology and pathogenicity of Haemophilus influenzae 
Richard E. Baker 
Molecular Mechanisms of Chromosome Segregation 
Paul R. Dobner 
Regulation of Neuroendocrine Gene Expression 
Rachel M. Gerstein 
Developmental regulation of V(D)J recombination and B cell development. 
Jon D. Goguen 
Function and Regulation of Virulence Genes in the Plague Bacillus, Yersinia pestis 
Ronald M. Iorio 
Viral Protein Structure and Function and the Mechanism of Neutralization of Viral Infectivity 
Allan Jacobson, Chair 
Cytoplasmic Aspects of the Post-transcriptional Regulation of Gene Expression
Duane D. Jenness 
Cell-Surface Receptors in Saccharomyces cerevisiae 
Timothy F. Kowalik 
Cell activation and DNA viruses  
John M. Leong
Interactions of bacterial pathogens with mammalian cells 
Dannel McCollum 
Understanding the molecular mechanisms which regulate cytokinesis 
Beth McCormick  
Molecular and cellular mechanisms by which bacterial pathogens induce mucosal inflammation 
Trudy G. Morrison 
Structure and Intracellular Processing of Viral Glycoproteins
Mechanisms of Enveloped Virus Assembly
Interference with Viral Infections
Anthony R. Poteete 
Homologous Genetic Recombination and Protein Structure 
Peter M. Pryciak 
Signal Transduction and Cell Polarity 
Christopher Sassetti 
Pathogenesis of tuberculosis 
Janet M. Stavnezer 
Molecular Genetics of the Immunoglobulin Heavy Chain Switch 
Donald J. Tipper 
Transmembrane Insertion of Mammalian Proteins in Yeast and Bacterial Pathogenicity Factors in Host Cells 
Michael R. Volkert 
The regulation and function of DNA repair genes 
Raymond M. Welsh, Jr. 
Viral Immunology and Pathogenesis 
Robert T. Woodland 
Regulation of B Cell Survival
Activator-Dependent Control of Virus Expression in Infected Lymphocytes

Research Faculty

Feng He 
David A. Mangus 
Kenan C. Murphy 
RecBCD pathway of recombination in Escherichia coli
Structure-function studies on host and phage recombination proteins
Madelyn R. Schmidt 
Gene therapy approaches to treat genetic immunodeficiencies 

Carol Schrader
        DNA repair in antibody class switch recombination