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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.

Parker, Jones G

Parker, Jones G

Assistant Professor of Neuroscience and Pharmacology

Peek, Clara B

Peek, Clara B

Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics and Medicine (Endocrinology)

Bio

Epidemiological and genetic studies have shown that disruption of the circadian clock is a factor in multiple pathologies, including metabolic disease, myopathy, and cancer. Our laboratory aims to unc... [more]

Penaloza-MacMaster, Pablo

Penaloza-MacMaster, Pablo

Assistant Professor of Microbiology-Immunology

Bio

The goal of Dr. Penaloza's research is to understand the basic mechanisms of immune regulation and to use this information to develop vaccines and regimens against chronic infections, such as HIV and ... [more]

Perera, Minoli

Perera, Minoli

Associate Professor of Pharmacology

Bio

The Perera laboratory focuses on pharmacogenomics (using a patient's genome to predict drug response) in minority populations. Working in this translation research space requires both clinical experti... [more]

Perlman, Harris R

Perlman, Harris R

Professor of Medicine (Rheumatology)

Peter, Marcus Ernst

Peter, Marcus Ernst

Professor of Medicine (Hematology and Oncology) and Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics

Bio

The lab of Dr. Marcus E. Peter studies various forms of cell death including apoptosis, which is a fundamental process to regulate homeostasis of all tissues and to eliminate unwanted cells specifical... [more]

Platanias, Leonidas C

Platanias, Leonidas C

Professor of Medicine (Hematology and Oncology) and Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics

Bio

chronic leukemias, multiple myeloma, non-hodgkin's lymphoma

Pope, Richard M

Pope, Richard M

Professor of Medicine (Rheumatology)

Bio

Rheumatoid Arthritis, Macrophage, Apoptosis, Cytokine, Gene Regulation

Prakriya, Murali

Prakriya, Murali

Professor of Pharmacology and Medicine (Allergy and Immunology)

Bio

Research in our laboratory is focused on the molecular and cellular mechanisms of intracellular calcium (Ca2+) signaling. Ca2+ is a ubiquitous intracellular signaling messenger, mediating many essenti... [more]

Prindle, Arthur B

Prindle, Arthur B

Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics and McCormick School of Engineering

Bio

We are interested in understanding how molecular and cellular interactions give rise to collective behaviors in microbial communities. We use synthetic biology, quantitative microscopy, and microflu... [more]

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