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Daryl A. Bosco, Ph.D. - Assistant Professor, Neurology 
Elucidating the factors involved in sporadic ALS 

Michael P. Czech, PhD - Professor and Director, Program in Molecular Medicine
RNAi-based therapeutic strategies for inflammatory and metabolic diseases.

Roger J. Davis, PhD, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator - Professor, Program in Molecular Medicine
Mechanisms by which growth factors regulate cellular proliferation.

Mark Dershwitz, MD, PhD - Professor, Anesthesiology 
Clinical pharmacology of intravenous anesthetics and antiemetics.

Stephen Doxsey, PhD - Associate Professor, Program in Molecular Medicine
Regulation of Mitotic Spindle Assembly

Michael R. Green, MD, PhD, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator - Professor and Director, Program in Gene Function and Expression
Eukaryotic Gene Regulation and Cancer Molecular Biology.

David Gr├╝nwald, PhDAssistant Professor
Single molecule imaging of cell nuclear processes and nucleocytoplasmic transport in living cells.

Lawrence J. Hayward, MD, PhD - Associate Professor, Neurology
Motor Neuron Disease Mechanisms.

Andrei Korostelev, PhD  - Assistant Professor, RNA Therapeutics Institute
Structure and function of the ribosome.

Omanand Koul, PhD - Research Associate Professor, Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center for Mental Retardation

David G. Lambright, PhD - Professor, Program in Molecular Medicine
Structural and molecular mechanisms of cell signaling and membrane trafficking.

Jeremy Luban, PhD - Professor, Program in Molecular Medicine
HIV Replication, Pathogenesis, and Immunity.

Zdenka Matijasevic, PhD - Assistant Professor, Cell Biology
Role of MdmX in Cell Transformation and Tumorigenesis.

Haley Melikian, PhD  - Associate Professor, Psychiatry
Cocaine and antidepressant-sensitive monoamine transporters.

Melissa J. Moore, PhD, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Professor (Biochemistry & Molecular Pharmacology, Co- Director RNA and Neuro Therapeutics Institutes)
Pre-mRNA splicing and its connections to intracellular mRNA localization, translation, and degradation. (RTI) This link goes to an external web site

Craig L. Peterson, PhD - Professor, Program in Molecular Medicine
How chromosome structure influences nuclear processes.

Lawrence J. Stern, PhD - Professor, Pathology
Molecular recognition in the immune system.

Jonathan K. Watts, PhD - Associate Professor, RNA Therapeutics Institute 
Chemical biology and therapeutic development of oligonucleotides

Scot Wolfe, PhD - Associate Professor, Program in Gene Function and Expression
Creating artificial DNA-binding domains for targeted gene regulation and gene modification.

Phillip D. Zamore, PhD, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Professor (Biochemistry & Molecular Pharmacology, Co-Director RNA Therapeutics Institute)
Control of mRNA stability and translation in development; molecular mechanisms of RNAi (post-transcriptional gene silencing). RTI This link goes to an external web site

Alice Gardner, PhD - Adjunct Professor, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

George E. Wright, PhD - GLSynthesis

Konstantin Zeldovich, PhD  - Adjunct Professor