Genetics & Genomics2019-01-23T19:15:46+00:00

Genetics & Genomics

Rodolfo Aramayo

Meiotic silencing in Neurospora crassa

Profile Photo of Deb Bell PedersenDeb Bell-Pedersen
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Molecular genetics and genomics of circadian clocks and signaling pathways in fungi

Michael Benedik

Microbial genetics, protein translocation, and microbial biotechnology


Joseph Bernardo

Cryptic speciation; evolution of reproductive isolation; body size evolution; species packing and community assembly; range determinants; comparative physiological ecology; integrative evolutionary ecology


Profile Photo of Heath BlackmonHeath Blackmon
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Evolutionary genetics and genomics using both theoretical and empirical approaches.  Empirical methods used include bioinformatics, phylogenetics, quantitative genetics.


Charles Criscione
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Ecology, evolution, and genetics of parasites

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Seasonal migration, Behavioural Genomics

James Erickson

Sex determination in Drosophila; temporal and transcriptional controls in development; RNA silencing mechanisms

L. Rene Garcia
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Genetics of behavior and development in C. elegans


Profile Photo of Richard GomerRichard Gomer
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Tissue size regulation, wound healing, and fibrosing diseases

Paul Hardin
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Molecular biology of biological clocks in Drosophila; behavioral neurogenetics; transcriptional regulation.

Profile Photo of Tom McKnightThomas McKnight

Molecular analysis of protein secretion in plants; plant genome organization and evolution


Jerome Menet
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Molecular mechanism of the circadian clock in mice

Christine Merlin
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Molecular genetics and genomics of monarch butterfly circadian clocks and long-distance migration

Alan Pepper

Environmental regulation of development in Arabidopsis thaliana

Hongmin Qin
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Quantitative Synthetic Biology and Biotechnology

Bruce Riley
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Genetic regulation of zebra fish development

Gil Rosenthal
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Evolution and ecology of animal communication; mate choice and evolutionary genetics in Mexican freshwater fishes; visual ecology and evolution of neotropical reef fishes

Kathryn Ryan

Nuclear pore complex assembly and nuclear envelope dynamics using yeast as a model system

Matt Sachs

Regulation of eukaryotic gene expression focused primarily on post-transcriptional control; functional analyses of fungi at the genome level

James Leif Smith
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Structural and functional characterization of natural products from microorganisms

Terry Thomas

Plant molecular biology; developmental and environmental control of plant gene expression; functional genomics of diverse species

Profile Photo of Wayne VersawWayne Versaw

Plant and fungal molecular biology; phosphate transport and metabolism