Faculty Interests

Cardiovascular Biology

NameTopic(s) of Interest
Susan LoweyStructure and Function of Contractile Proteins
David MaughanMuscle Biophysics, Preteomics, Sacromeric, and Metabolic Diseases
Bradley PalmerContraction and Relaxation Function in Cardiac Muscle
Michael PrevisCardiac Myosin Binding Protein-C and Cardiomyopathies
Teresa RuizStructural and Functional Studies of Macromolecular Complexes
Gaoyan (Grace) Tang-SiegelCollagen Adhesins of Human Oral Pathogens
Michael TothTranslational Studies of Human Skeletal Muscle Structure and Function
Kathleen TrybusMolecular Motors and Their Tracks
Jim VigoreauxBiology of Insect Flight Muscle and Vertebrate Cardiac Muscle
David Warshaw Myosin Molecular Motors 

Cellular Dynamics & Energetics

NameTopic(s) of Interest
David MaughanMuscle Biophysics, Proteomics, Sarcometric and Metabolic Diseases 
Shane NelsonMyosin V Vesicle Transport in COS-7 Cells
Teresa RuizStructural and Functional Studies of Macromolecular Complexes 

Cytoskeleton & Molecular Motors

NameTopic(s) of Interest
M. Yusuf AliCouples Myosin VA Motor Communication During Cargo Transport
Christopher BergerMolecular Mechanisms of Axonal Transport
Susan LoweyStructure and Function of Contractile Proteins
Hailong LuMolecular Motor Proteins
David MaughanMuscle Biophysics, Proteomics, Sarcometric and Metabolic Diseases 
Bradley PalmerContraction and Relaxation Function in Cardiac Muscle
Michael PrevisCardiac Myosin Binding Protein-C and Cardiomyopathies
Teresa RuizStructural and Functional Studies of Macromolecular Complexes 
Jason StumpffMolecular Control of Cell Division
Michael TothTranslational Studies of Human Skeletal Muscle Structure and Function
Kathleen TrybusMolecular Motors and their Tracks
Jim VigoreauxBiology of Insect Flight Muscle and Vertebrate Cardiac Muscle
David WarshawMyosin Molecular Motors

Structural & Computational Biology

NameTopic(s) of Interest
Christopher BergerMolecular Mechanisms of Axonal Transport
David MaughanMuscle Biophysics, Proteomics, Sarcometric and Metabolic Diseases
Mark RouldX-Ray Crystallographic Analysis of Protein-Ligand Interactions
Teresa RuizStructural and Functional Studies of Macromolecular Complexes 
Gaoyan (Grace) Tang-SiegelCollagen Adhesins of Human Oral Pathogens
Kathleen TrybusMolecular Motors and their Tracks
David WarshawMyosin Molecular Motors