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All Faculty A-Z

Below is a list of all Walter S. and Lucienne Driskill Graduate Training Program in Life Sciences faculty. View individual profiles of our faculty members — with publication and contact information, research specialties and more — via the links below.

Browse the subcategories to view faculty by their research interests and learn more about their laboratory work.

Ji, Peng

Ji, Peng

Professor of Pathology (Experimental Pathology) and Pathology (Hematopathology)

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The research in my laboratory focuses on the studies of normal hematopoiesis and myeloid malignancies. Major research areas include: 1) Mechanistic studies of chromatin condensation during erythropoie... [more]

Ji, Zhe

Ji, Zhe

Assistant Professor of Pharmacology and McCormick School of Engineering

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We use high-throughput genomic technologies and computational modeling to study the regulation of gene transcription and RNA translation underlying oncogenic processes. We aim at revealing novel cance... [more]

Jiang, Bin

Jiang, Bin

Assistant Professor of Surgery (Vascular Surgery) and McCormick School of Engineering

Kalb, Robert G

Kalb, Robert G

Professor of Neurology (Neuromuscular Disease)

Kansas, Geoffrey S

Kansas, Geoffrey S

Associate Professor of Microbiology-Immunology

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My laboratory is interested in signaling mechanisms which control T helper cell differentiation and traffic. We are currently focused on two areas: functions of p38 MAP kinases (MAPK) and the role o... [more]

Kato, Atsushi

Kato, Atsushi

Associate Professor of Medicine (Allergy and Immunology) and Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

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Local immunity in the airway; airway epithelial cell biology; mast cell biology; the pathogenesis of chronic rhinosinusitis. A long-recognized property of airway epithelial cells is their functio... [more]

Kearney, Jennifer A

Kearney, Jennifer A

Associate Professor of Pharmacology

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Research in my laboratory is focused on studying genetic modifiers that influence the clinical severity of epilepsy. Variable expressivity is a common feature in patients with epilepsy caused by sodiu... [more]

Kelleher, Neil Lindstrom

Kelleher, Neil Lindstrom

Professor of Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences/Medicine (Hematology and Oncology) and Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics

Kessler, John A

Kessler, John A

Professor of Neurology (Comprehensive Neurology) and Pharmacology

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Our laboratory investigates stem cell biology and approaches to regeneration of the damaged or diseased nervous system. I direct the Northwestern University Stem Cell Institute and I established a h... [more]

Kim, Dong-Hyun

Kim, Dong-Hyun

Associate Professor of Radiology (Basic and Translational Radiology Research) and McCormick School of Engineering

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My research has been focused on therapeutic carriers for treatment of various types of cancer. Micro/Nanoparticles and their hybrid derivatives have been exploited as vectors for drug delivery, hyper... [more]

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