Primary Faculty

Huiwang Ai

Ai, Huiwang

Spatiotemporal Regulation of Biological Signaling; Protein Engineering for Imaging, Diagnostics, and Therapeutics

John Bushweller

Bushweller, John H.

Drug Development Targeting Transcription Drivers in Cancer; Structure/Function Studies of Transcription Factor Drivers in Cancer

Zygmunt Derewenda

Derewenda, Zygmunt S.

Structure-function relationships in proteins

Brant Isakson

Isakson, Brant

Translating our discoveries in the microcirculation to tangible benefits in patients.

Peter Kasson

Kasson, Peter M.

Physical mechanisms of infectious disease; influenza infection; membrane fusion; antibiotic resistance; molecular dynamics simulation; machine learning.

Anne Kenworthy

Kenworthy, Anne

Architecture and function of biological membranes

Wladek Minor

Minor, Wladek

Structure-Function Relationships in Macromolecules; Infectious Diseases and Drug Discovery; Bioinformatics and Big Data; Scientific Reproducibility

Robert Nakamoto

Nakamoto, Robert K.

Structure-Function of Active Transporters

Gary Owens

Owens, Gary K.

Identification of Factors and Mechanisms that Regulate the Stability of Late Stage Atherosclerotic Lesions and the Probability of Thromboembolic Events Including a Heart Attack or Stroke

Owen Pornillos

Pornillos, Owen

Structure and assembly of HIV, virus/host interactions, structural biology of the innate immune system

Stefanie Redemann

Redemann, Stefanie

Chromosome segregation and aneuploidy in meiosis and mitosis

Gloria Sheynkman

Sheynkman, Gloria M.

Proteoform Systems Biology: proteogenomic approaches to uncover the role of proteomic variation in human disease

Avril Somlyo

Somlyo, Avril V.

Novel signal transduction pathways in smooth muscles that regulate contractility and impact diseases of the vasculature, airway and gastrointestinal tract.

Swapnil Sonkusare

Sonkusare, Swapnil

Identify the calcium signaling abnormalities that lead to vascular dysfunction and blood pressure elevation in cardiovascular disorders

Lukas Tamm

Tamm, Lukas K.

Biomembrane Structure and Function; Cell Entry of Enveloped Viruses; Neurosecretion by Exocytosis; Structure of Bacterial Pathogen Membrane Proteins; Lipid-Protein Interactions

Michael Wiener

Wiener, Michael C.

Structure/function of integral membrane proteins; structural biophysics; enzymology and virology of ZMPSTE24; sparse-constraint structure determination; technology development

Mark Yeager

Yeager, Mark

Cardiac Gap Junction Membrane Channels / Integrins Water Channels / Rotavirus / Reovirus / Retrovirus

Jochen Zimmer

Zimmer, Jochen

Transport of biopolymers across biological membranes with a particular interest in polysaccharide and protein translocation.