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Areas of Research and List of Faculty by Research Area

Following the first-year core curriculum, students specialize in an area of research of their own choosing. Faculty members have a wide variety of research interests that provide students with many projects from which to choose.


Aging

Ryan Barnes, Cancer Biology
Sandra Billinger, Cell Biology and Physiology
Jeffrey Burns, Cell Biology and Physiology
Lane Christenson, Cell Biology and Physiology
Paige Geiger, Cell Biology and Physiology
Mohammad Haeri, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
William Kinsey, Cell Biology and Physiology
Michele Pritchard, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Kenneth Seldeen, Cell Biology and Physiology
John Stanford, Cell Biology and Physiology
Russell Swerdlow, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Jinxi Wang, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Heather Wilkins, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Ben Woolbright, Cancer Biology
Hao Zhu, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology


Bacteriology

Indranil Biswas, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Saswati Biswas, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Jeffrey Bose, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Navneet Dhillon, Cell Biology and Physiology
Joseph Lutkenhaus, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Christophe Nicot, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Edward Stephens, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Liskin Swint-Kruse, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Wolfram Zueckert, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology


Biophysics

Stefan Bossmann, Cancer Biology
Andras Czirok, Cell Biology and Physiology
Bret Freudenthal, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Alexey Ladokhin, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Phil Lee, Cell Biology and Physiology
Liskin Swint-Kruse, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Alan Yu, Cell Biology and Physiology


Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

Malay Basu, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Elin Grundberg, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Craig Smail, Pediatrics - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Liskin Swint-Kruse, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Olivia Veatch, Cell Biology and Physiology


Cancer Biology

Shrikant Anant, Cancer Biology
Ryan Barnes, Cancer Biology
Fariba Behbod, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Stefan Bossmann, Cancer Biology
Qi Chen, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Nikki Cheng, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Prasad Dandawate, Cancer Biology
Jennifer Davis, Cancer Biology
Wen-Xing Ding, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Timothy Fields, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Bret Freudenthal, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Gregory Gan, Cancer Biology
Andrew Godwin, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Christy Hagan, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Tomoo Iwakuma, Cancer Biology - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Roy Jensen, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Joan Lewis-Wambi, Cancer Biology
Benyi Li, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Mary Markiewicz, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Hongmin Ni, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Christophe Nicot, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Taeju Park, Pediatrics - Children's Mercy Affiliate
John Perry, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Kalyani Pyaram, Cancer Biology
Subhrajit Saha, Cancer Biology
Shane Stecklein, Cancer Biology
Rob Tarran, Internal Medicine
Sufi Thomas, Cell Biology and Physiology
Shahid Umar, Cancer Biology
Michael VanSaun, Cancer Biology
Steven Weinman, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Danny Welch, Cancer Biology
Ben Woolbright, Cancer Biology
Vivek Yadav, Cancer Biology - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Lisa Zhang, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics


Cardiovascular BIology

Andras Czirok, Cell Biology and Physiology
Navneet Dhillon, Cell Biology and Physiology
Seth Holwerda, Cell Biology and Physiology
Soumen Paul, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Janet Pierce, Cell Biology and Physiology
Peter Rowe, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Peter Smith, Cell Biology and Physiology
Jason Stubbs, Cell Biology and Physiology
Long Zheng, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine


Cell Biology

Ryan Barnes, Cancer Biology
Andras Czirok, Cell Biology and Physiology
Joseph Fontes, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mohammad Haeri, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Tomoo Iwakuma, Cancer Biology - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Roy Jensen, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
William Kinsey, Cell Biology and Physiology
Maria Kalamvoki, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Mary Markiewicz, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Taeju Park, Pediatrics - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Kenneth Peterson, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Kalyani Pyaram, Cancer Biology
Jeroen Roelofs, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
M.A. Karim Rumi, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Irfan Saadi, Cell Biology and Physiology
Venkatesh Sampath, Pediatrics - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Madhulika Sharma, Cell Biology and Physiology
Irina Tikhanovich, Cell Biology and Physiology
Pamela Tran, Cell Biology and Physiology
Hubert Tse, Microbiolgy, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Michael VanSaun, Cancer Biology
Kaela Varberg, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Steven Weinman, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Heather Wilkins, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Ann Wozniak, Cell Biology and Physiology
Long Zheng, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine


Clinical Research

Sandra Billinger, Cell Biology and Physiology
Jeffrey Burns, Cell Biology and Physiology
Ryan Funk, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Mohammad Haeri, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Seth Holwerda, Cell Biology and Physiology
Janet Pierce, Cell Biology and Physiology
Adam Rouse, Cell Biology and Physiology
Erin Young, Cell Biology and Physiology


Developmental Biology

Dale Abrahamson, Cell Biology and Physiology
Fariba Behbod, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Gustavo Blanco, Cell Biology and Physiology
Prasad Dandawate, Cancer Biology
Wen-Xing Ding, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
William Kinsey, Cell Biology and Physiology
Hongmin Ni, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Soumen Paul, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
John Perry, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Kenneth Peterson, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
M.A. Karim Rumi, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Irfan Saadi, Cell Biology and Physiology
Michael J. Soares, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Pamela Tran, Cell Biology and Physiology
Darren Wallace, Cell Biology and Physiology
Ning Wang, Cell Biology and Physiology
Michael Wolfe, Cell Biology and Physiology


Extracellular Matrix and Stromal Cell Biology

Dale Abrahamson, Cell Biology and Physiology
Shrikant Anant, Cancer Biology
Vargheese Chennathukuzhi, Cell Biology and Physiology
Michele Pritchard, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Isaac Sundar, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Shahid Umar, Cancer Biology


Genetics and Genomics

Ryan Barnes, Cancer Biology
Kyle Baumbauer, Cell Biology and Physiology
Indranil Biswas, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Todd Bradley, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Lane Christenson, Cell Biology and Physiology
Andrew Godwin, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Elin Grundberg, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Severin Gudima, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Bret Freudenthal, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Roy Jensen, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Steven LeVine, Cell Biology and Physiology
Christophe Nicot, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Kenneth Peterson, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
M.A. Karim Rumi, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Irfan Saadi, Cell Biology and Physiology
Venkatesh Sampath, Pediatrics - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Kenneth Seldeen, Cell Biology and Physiology
Madhulika Sharma, Cell Biology and Physiology
Craig Smail, Pediatrics - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Russell Swerdlow, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Pamela Tran, Cell Biology and Physiology
Kaela Varberg, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Olivia Veatch, Cell Biology and Physiology
Jay Vivian, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Danny Welch, Cancer Biology
Erin Young, Cell Biology and Physiology
Scott Younger, Pediatrics - Children's Mercy Affiliate


Imaging

Sandra Billinger, Cell Biology and Physiology
Stefan Bossmann, Cancer Biology
William Brooks, Cell Biology and Physiology
Jeffrey Burns, Cell Biology and Physiology
In-Young Choi, Cell Biology and Physology
Julie Christianson, Cell Biology and Physiology
Andras Czirok, Cell Biology and Physiology
Mohammad Haeri, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Alexey Ladokhin, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Phil Lee, Cell Biology and Physiology
Jill Morris, Cell Biology and Physiology
Randolph Nudo, Cell Biology and Physiology
Jeroen Roelofs, Cell Biology and Physiology
Adam Rouse, Cell Biology and Physiology
Irfan Saadi, Cell Biology and Physiology


Immunology

Dale Abrahamson, Cell Biology and Physiology
Shrikant Anant, Cancer Biology
Todd Bradley, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Jeffrey Bose, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Nikki Cheng, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Patrick Fields, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Joseph Fontes, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Christy Hagan, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Hartmut Jaeschke, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Maria Kalamvoki, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Mary Markiewicz, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
John Perry, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Kalyani Pyaram, Cancer Biology
Michele Pritchard, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Subhrajit Saha, Cancer Biology
Venkatesh Sampath, Pediatrics - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Chad Slawson, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Shane Stecklein, Cancer Biology
Jason Stubbs, Cell Biology and Physiology
Rob Tarran, Internal Medicine
Sufi Thomas, Cell Biology and Physiology
Hubert Tse, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Michael VanSaun, Cancer Biology
Steven Weinman, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Ben Woolbright, Cancer Biology
Vivek Yadav, Cancer Biology - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Lisa Zhang, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Long Zheng, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine


Kidney Biology

Dale Abrahamson, Cell Biology and Physiology
Gustavo Blanco, Cell Biology and Physiology
Timothy Fields, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Robin Maser, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Reena Rao, Cell Biology and Physiology
Peter Rowe, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Madhulika Sharma, Cell Biology and Physiology
Jason Stubbs, Cell Biology and Physiology
Pamela Tran, Cell Biology and Physiology
Darren Wallace, Cell Biology and Physiology
Alan Yu, Cell Biology and Physiology


Liver Biology

Udayan Apte, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Wen-Xing Ding, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Paige Geiger, Cell Biology and Physiology
Severin Gudima, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Bruno Hagenbuch, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Hartmut Jaeschke, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Andrew Lutkewitte, Cell Biology and Physiology
Matt Morris, Cell Biology and Physiology
Hongmin Ni, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Michele Pritchard, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Anup Ramachandran, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Nicolas Rohner, Cell Biology and Physiology - Stowers Affiliate
John Thyfault, Cell Biology and Physiology
Irina Tikhanovich, Cell Biology and Physiology
Steven Weinman, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Ann Wozniak, Cell Biology and Physiology
Lisa Zhang, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Wei Zhong, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics


Metabolism in Health and Disease

William Brooks, Cell Biology and Physiology
Jeffrey Burns, Cell Biology and Physiology
Qi Chen, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Nikki Cheng, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
In-Young Choi, Cell Biology and Physology
Julie Christianson, Cell Biology and Physiology
Jennifer Davis, Cancer Biology
Wen-Xing Ding, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Paige Geiger, Cell Biology and Physiology
Seth Holwerda, Cell Biology and Physiology
Andrew Lutkewitte, Cell Biology and Physiology
Jill Morris, Cell Biology and Physiology
Matt Morris, Cell Biology and Physiology
Hongmin Ni, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Kalyani Pyaram, Cancer Biology
Peter Rowe, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Irfan Saadi, Cell Biology and Physiology
Madhulika Sharma, Cell Biology and Physiology
Chad Slawson, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
John Stanford, Cell Biology and Physiology
Russell Swerdlow, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Sufi Thomas, Cell Biology and Physiology
John Thyfault, Cell Biology and Physiology
Pamela Tran, Cell Biology and Physiology
Hubert Tse, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Heather Wilkins, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Michael Wolfe, Cell Biology and Physiology
Doug Wright, Cell Biology and Physiology
Lisa Zhang, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Wei Zhong, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Hao Zhu, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology


Molecular Biology

Shrikant Anant, Cancer Biology
Ryan Barnes, Cancer Biology
Indranil Biswas, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Saswati Biswas, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Jeffrey Bose, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Qi Chen, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Jennfier Davis, Cancer Biology
Timothy Fields, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Joseph Fontes, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Andrew Godwin, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Severin Gudima, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Christy Hagan, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Maria Kalamvoki, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Joan Lewis-Wambi, Cancer Biology
Joseph Lutkenhaus, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Robin Maser, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Matt Morris, Cell Biology and Physiology
Soumen Paul, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Kenneth Peterson, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Jianming Qiu, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Reena Rao, Cell Biology and Physiology
Jeroen Roelofs, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
M.A. Karim Rumi, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Irfan Saadi, Cell Biology and Physiology
Kenneth Seldeen, Cell Biology and Physiology
Shane Stecklein, Cancer Biology
Edward Stephens, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Russell Swerdlow, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Irina Tikhanovich, Cell Biology and Physiology
Olivia Veatch, Cell Biology and Physiology
Jay Vivian, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Erin Young, Cell Biology and Physiology
Wei Zhong, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Hao Zhu, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Wolfram Zueckert, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology


Musculoskeletal Biology

Nikki Cheng, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Paige Geiger, Cell Biology and Physiology
Adam Rouse, Cell Biology and Physiology
Peter Rowe, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Kenneth Seldeen, Cell Biology and Physiology
John Thyfault, Cell Biology and Physiology
Jinxi Wang, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology


Neuroscience - KUMC

Kyle Baumbauer, Cell Biology and Physiology
Sandra Billinger, Cell Biology and Physiology
William Brooks, Cell Biology and Physiology
Jeffrey Burns, Cell Biology and Physiology
In-Young Choi, Cell Biology and Physology
Julie Christianson, Cell Biology and Physiology
Mohammad Haeri, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Phil Lee, Cell Biology and Physiology
Beth Levant, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Steven LeVine, Cell Biology and Physiology
Ken McCarson, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Jill Morris, Cell Biology and Physiology
Matt Morris, Cell Biology and Physiology
Randolph Nudo, Cell Biology and Physiology
Jeff Radel, Cell Biology and Physiology
Adam Rouse, Cell Biology and Physiology
Peter Smith, Cell Biology and Physiology
John Stanford, Cell Biology and Physiology
Russell Swerdlow, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
John Thyfault, Cell Biology and Physiology
Olivia Veatch, Cell Biology and Physiology
Jay Vivian, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Heather Wilkins, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Doug Wright, Cell Biology and Physiology
Vivek Yadav, Cancer Biology - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Erin Young, Cell Biology and Physiology
Lejla Zubcevic, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Neuroscience - KU-Lawrence

Brian Ackley, Neuroscience Graduate Program
Jonathan Brumberg, Neuroscience Graduate Program
John Colombo, Neuroscience Graduate Program
Rick T. Dobrowsky, Neuroscience Graduate Program
Heng Du, Neuroscience Gradaute Program
Robert Fiorentino, Neuroscience Graduate Program
Meredith D. Hartley, Neuroscience Graduate Program
Stephen S. Ilardi, Neuroscience Graduate Program
David Johnson, Neuroscience Graduate Program
Michael A. Johnson, Neuroscience Graduate Program
Erik A. Lundquist, Neuroscience Graduate Program
Susan M. Lunte, Neuroscience Graduate Program
Matthew W. Mosconi, Neuroscience Graduate Program
Jackob Moskovitz, Neuroscience Graduate Program
Nancy Muma, Neuroscience Graduate Program
Mabel L. Rice, Neuroscience Graduate Program
Eduardo Rosa-Molinar, Neuroscience Gradaute Program
Honglian Shi, Neuroscience Graduate Program
Adam Smith, Neuroscience Graduate Program
Jai Subramanian, Neuroscience Gradaute Program
Jingxin Wang, Neuroscience Graduate Program
Zijun Wang, Neuroscience Gradaute Program
Michael Wolfe, Neuroscience Graduate Program
Liqin Zhao, Neuroscience Gradaute Program


Pain

Kyle Baumbauer, Cell Biology and Physiology
Julie Christianson, Cell Biology and Physiology
Seth Holwerda, Cell Biology and Physiology
Ken McCarson, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Doug Wright, Cell Biology and Physiology
Erin Young, Cell Biology and Physiology


Personalized Medicine

Stefan Bossmann, Cancer Biology
Jennifer Davis, Cancer Biology
Ryan Funk, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Andrew Godwin, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Bruno Hagenbuch, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Peter Smith, Cell Biology and Physiology
Shane Stecklein, Cancer Biology
Liskin Swint-Kruse, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Olivia Veatch, Cell Biology and Physiology
Scott Younger, Pediatrics - Children's Mercy Affiliate


Pharmacological Sciences

William Brooks, Cell Biology and Physiology
Wen-Xing Ding, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Ryan Funk, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Bruno Hagenbuch, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Beth Levant, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Ken McCarson, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Anup Ramachandran, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Peter Smith, Cell Biology and Physiology
Rob Tarran, Internal Medicine
Ben Woolbright, Cancer Biology


Reproductive Biology

Dale Abrahamson, Cell Biology and Physiology
Gustavo Blanco, Cell Biology and Physiology
William Brooks, Cell Biology and Physiology
Vargheese Chennathukuzhi, Cell Biology and Physiology
Lane Christenson, Cell Biology and Physiology
William Kinsey, Cell Biology and Physiology
Warren Nothnick, Cell Biology and Physiology
Soumen Paul, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Michele Pritchard, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
M.A. Karim Rumi, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Peter Smith, Cell Biology and Physiology
Michael J. Soares, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Kaela Varberg, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Ning Wang, Cell Biology and Physiology
Michael Wolfe, Cell Biology and Physiology


Signal Transduction

Indranil Biswas, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Jeffrey Bose, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Nikki Cheng, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Vargheese Chennathukuzhi, Cell Biology and Physiology
Prasad Dandawate, Cancer Biology
Patrick Fields, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Timothy Fields, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Gregory Gan, Cancer Biology
Maria Kalamvoki, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
William Kinsey, Cell Biology and Physiology
Roy Jensen, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Alexey Ladokhin, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Joan Lewis-Wambi, Cancer Biology
Robin Maser, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Ken McCarson, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Taeju Park, Pediatrics - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Soumen Paul, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Reena Rao, Cell Biology and Physiology
Jeroen Roelofs, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Chad Slawson, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Isaac Sundar, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Hubert Tse, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Michael VanSaun, Cancer Biology
Darren Wallace, Cell Biology and Physiology
Michael Wolfe, Cell Biology and Physiology
Ann Wozniak, Cell Biology and Physiology


Stem Cell

Udayan Apte, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Gregory Gan, Cancer Biology
Hartmut Jaeschke, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Randolph Nudo, Cell Biology and Physiology
John Perry, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Subhrajit Saha, Cancer Biology
Michael J. Soares, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Shahid Umar, Cancer Biology
Kaela Varberg, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Jay Vivian, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Jinxi Wang, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Ning Wang, Cell Biology and Physiology
Heather Wilkins, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Scott Younger, Pediatrics - Children's Mercy Affiliate


Structural Biology

Jeffrey Bose, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Andras Czirok, Cell Biology and Physiology
Bret Freudenthal, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Alexey Ladokhin, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Robin Maser, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Taeju Park, Pediatrics - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Jeroen Roelofs, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Long Zheng, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Lejla Zubcevic, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology


Tissue Injury and Repair

Udayan Apte, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Kyle Baumbauer, Cell Biology and Physiology
Hartmut Jaeschke, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Randolph Nudo, Cell Biology and Physiology
John Stanford, Cell Biology and Physiology
Jason Stubbs, Cell Biology and Physiology
Isaac Sundar, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Rob Tarran, Internal Medicine
Irina Tikhanovich, Cell Biology and Physiology
Shahid Umar, Cancer Biology


Toxicology and Environmental Health

Udayan Apte, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Bruno Hagenbuch, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Anup Ramachandran, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Isaac Sundar, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics


Translational Science

Sandra Billinger, Cell Biology and Physiology
Stefan Bossmann, Cancer Biology
Todd Bradley, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Qi Chen, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Vargheese Chennathukuzhi, Cell Biology and Physiology
Lane Christenson, Cell Biology and Physiology
Prasad Dandawate, Cancer Biology
Jennifer Davis, Cancer Biology
Ryan Funk, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Gregory Gan, Cancer Biology
Andrew Godwin, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Elin Grundberg, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Christy Hagan, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Hartmut Jaeschke, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Tomoo Iwakuma, Cancer Biology - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Steven LeVine, Cell Biology and Physiology
Joan Lewis-Wambi, Cancer Biology
Andrew Lutkewitte, Cell Biology and Physiology
Jill Morris, Cell Biology and Physiology
Hongmin Ni, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Warren Nothnick, Cell Biology and Physiology
Randolph Nudo, Cell Biology and Physiology
John Perry, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Kalyani Pyaram, Cancer Biology
Jianming Qiu, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Anup Ramachandran, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Reena Rao, Cell Biology and Physiology
Peter Rowe, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Subhrajit Saha, Cancer Biology
Venkatesh Sampath, Pediatrics - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Kenneth Seldeen, Cell Biology and Physiology
Shane Stecklein, Cancer Biology
Jason Stubbs, Cell Biology and Physiology
Isaac Sundar, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
Russell Swerdlow, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Rob Tarran, Internal Medicine
Sufi Thomas, Cell Biology and Physiology
John Thyfault, Cell Biology and Physiology
Hubert Tse, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Michael VanSaun, Cancer Biology
Darren Wallace, Cell Biology and Physiology
Jinxi Wang, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Ben Woolbright, Cancer Biology
Ann Wozniak, Cell Biology and Physiology
Doug Wright, Cell Biology and Physiology
Vivek Yadav, Cancer Biology - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Scott Younger, Pediatrics - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Alan Yu, Cell Biology and Physiology
Long Zheng, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine


Transcription, Chromatin, and Epigenetics

Shrikant Anant, Cancer Biology
Kyle Baumbauer, Cell Biology and Physiology
Vargheese Chennathukuzhi, Cell Biology and Physiology
Lane Christenson, Cell Biology and Physiology
Prasad Dandawate, Cancer Biology
Patrick Fields, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Joseph Fontes, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Bret Freudenthal, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Elin Grundberg, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Severin Gudima, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Christy Hagan, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Matt Morris, Cell Biology and Physiology
Kenneth Peterson, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
M.A. Karim Rumi, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Chad Slawson, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Craig Smail, Pediatrics - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Michael J. Soares, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Irina Tikhanovich, Cell Biology and Physiology
Shahid Umar, Cancer Biology
Jinxi Wang, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Ning Wang, Cell Biology and Physiology
Danny Welch, Cancer Biology
Vivek Yadav, Cancer Biology - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Lisa Zhang, Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics


Virology

Todd Bradley, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine - Children's Mercy Affiliate
Severin Gudima, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Maria Kalamvoki, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Jianming Qiu, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Madhulika Sharma, Cell Biology and Physiology
Sufi Thomas, Cell Biology and Physiology
Steven Weinman, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology
Ann Wozniak, Cell Biology and Physiology


School of Medicine

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