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Graduate Field of Study


Genomics Faculty

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Esther Angert
Research interests: Comparative genomics of bacterial developmental systems, genomic analysis of symbiotic microbes, molecular evolution
Doug Antczak
Doug Antczak

Research interests: genomics in horses; maternal-fetal immune interactions

Adam Boyko
Adam Boyko

Research interests: genomic investigation of dogs as a model of genetic disease and evolutionary genetics

Samantha Brooks
Samantha Brooks

Research interests: gene expression in laminitis, coat color genetics, inheritance of disease related traits.

 

Daniel Buckley
Daniel Buckley

Research interests: genomic analysis of soil microorganisms; environmental genomics; metagenomics; microbial genome ecology and evolution

Andrew Clark
Andrew Clark

Research interests: population genetics and molecular evolution; drosophila population genetics; innate immunity; human population genetics

Paula Cohen
Paula Cohen

Research interests: meiosis; gametogenesis; recombination; DNA repair, reproduction and development

Dr. Ruth Collins
Ruth Collins

Research interests: genetic and genomic analysis of organelle identity and evolution; cell growth and polarity

Zhenglong Gu
Zhenglong Gu

Research interests: evolutionary and nutritional genomics

John Helmann
John Helmann

Research interests: bacterial gene regulation; roles of alternative sigma factors for RNA polymerase; regulation of metal homeostasis and oxidative stress responses; cell envelope stress

Ian Hewson
Ian Hewson

Research interests: marine microbiology; metatranscriptomics; genomics of uncultivated organisms; microbial oceanography

Dr. Michael Kotlikoff
Michael Kotlikoff

Research interests: molecular and cellular physiology; physiological genomics

Stephen Kresovich Research interests: conservation genetics; plant breeding and genetics; genome organization and evolution
Dr. David Lin
David Lin

Research interests: neurobiology; olfaction; genomics; genetics

 

Magdalene Lindeberg
Magdalene Lindeberg

Research interests: plant bioinformatics

Jason Mezey
Jason Mezey

Research interests: quantitative genetics/genomics; statistical genetics; computational biology; pathway modeling; molecular evolution

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Wojtek Pawlowski
Research interests: Mechanisms of meiosis and meiotic recombination
Eric Richards
Eric Richards

Research interests: genomics; epigenetics; cytosine methylation

John Schimenti
John Schimenti

Research interests: mouse genetics and functional genomics; genomic instability; genetic recombination; genetics of gametogenesis and development; use of ES cells to mutagenize the mouse genome

Adam Siepel
Adam Siepel

Research interests: computational genomics; comparative genomics; molecular evolution

Paul Soloway
Paul Soloway

Research interests: functional genomic analysis in mice; epigenetics; innate immunity

Michael Stanhope
Michael Stanhope

Research interests: molecular evolution; comparative genomics of infectious disease organisms

Dr. Tumbar
Tudorita Tumbar

Research interests: elucidating the basic cellular and molecular mechanisms implicated in cell fate choice and stem cell activity within tissues

Robert Weiss
Robert Weiss

Research interests: molecular mechanics for maintenance of genomic stability; cellular response to DNA damage; mouse models of human cancer

Stephen Zinder
Stephen Zinder

Research interests: genomics of microorganisms; anaerobes; genomic evolution; study of how genes are expressed in response to the environment in cultures and in natural populations