Research & Faculty

Immunology

Cellular Immunity: Intracellular Microbes and gd T-cells

Molecular Basis of Immunity Against Parasitic Protozoa

Somatic Hypermutation of Immunoglobulin Genes; Immunoglobulin Diversification in Cattle; Co-author of Kuby Immunology, published by WH Freeman & Sons.

Notch Signaling in Autoimmune Diseases

Induction of Apoptosis in Lymphocytes; Immunoglobulin Gene Diversification; Co-author of
Kuby Immunology, published by WH Freeman & Sons.

Non-coding RNAs in the immune system

Non-coding RNAs in the immune system

The Role of RUNX Family Transcription Factors in Immune System Development

Molecular Genetics

Parity-Mediated Mechanisms Contributing to Breast Cancer Risk and Resistance

Tumor Suppressor Genes and the Cellular Basis for Susceptibility to Breast Cancer

Developmental Biology
Genomic Imprinting
Epigenetic Events During Preimplantation and Gastrulation Stages
Maternal Factors Regulating Development

Induction of Apoptosis in Lymphocytes; Immunoglobulin Gene Diversification; Co-author of
Kuby Immunology, published by WH Freeman & Sons.

The Role of RUNX Family Transcription Factors in Immune System Development

Specification of Cell Identity During Organogenesis; Precursor Cell Populations and Transcriptional Cell Fate Regulation

Reproduction & Development

The Role of ADAM (A Disintegrin And Metalloprotease) Proteins During the Early Development of the Frog Xenopus laevis.

Comparative developmental biology: evolution of ADAM metalloprotease function during craniofacial development.

Ca2+ Release Mechanisms in Mammalian Eggs During Maturation and Fertilization

Tumor Suppressor Genes and the Cellular Basis for Susceptibility to Breast Cancer

Developmental Biology
Genomic Imprinting
Epigenetic Events During Preimplantation and Gastrulation Stages
Maternal Factors Regulating Development

Molecular Neuroendocrinology of Reproduction

Molecular mechanisms responsible for sperm function. Role of testis-specific kinases in male fertility and as targets for contraception.

Specification of Cell Identity During Organogenesis; Precursor Cell Populations and Transcriptional Cell Fate Regulation

Signal Transduction Pathways During Sperm Capacitation

Toxicology

Environmental Toxicology- Health Effects of Exposure to Complex Mixtures of Environmental Pollutants

Environmental Toxicology & Chemistry- Mechanisms of Action & Resistance to Insecticides, Changing Capacity of the Dengue Virus Vector with Age, Minimization of Exposure to Pesticides, Developmental Effects of Sea-Water Contaminants on Atlantic Salmon

Molecular Neuroendocrinology of Reproduction