Faculty Research Areas

Students in the PiBS Program study with faculty from the following research areas:

  • Aging
  • Cancer biology and hematologic disorders
  • Cardiovascular and pulmonary disease
  • Cell dynamics and architecture
  • Cell signaling
  • Development and regenerative biology and stem cells
  • Genetics and gene regulation
  • Genetics and Genomics
  • Immunology
  • Inflammation and inflammatory diseases
  • Microbial systems, host-pathogen interactions and infectious disease
  • Neurodegenerative disorders
  • Nutrition, obesity, diabetes and related metabolic diseases
  • Oral and craniofacial biology
  • Physiology and pathophysiology
  • Proteomics and glycomics
  • Structural biology and molecular biophysics
  • Vaccine development

We enjoy funding from the National Institutes of Health to support training in specific areas including but not limited to: addiction Science, aging, cancer biology, cardiovascular biology, inflammatory disorders, metabolism, endocrinology and obesity, pathogenesis, pulmonary, biology and immunology.