Computational Biology and Bioinformatics Faculty

Berro, Julien

Research Interests: Endocytosis; Cytoskeleton; Cell Biology; Quantitative Microsocopy; Mathematical Modeling

Cheung, Kei-Hoi

Research Interests: Genetic database; Tool interpolation

Cotsapas, Chris

Research Interests: Genetics; Computational biology; Cell-based approaches to discover and understand the mechanisms that give rise to disease; Disorders of the immune system and brain

Deng, Xing Wang

Research Interests: Plant Biology, Genome and Epigenome, Development mechanism, Hybrid Vigor, Agribiotechnology Light Regulation

Emonet, Thierry

Research Interests: Computational Biology chemotaxis, olfaction, immunology

Galvani, Alison P

Research Interests: Applications of epidemiology and evolutionary ecology in the study of numerous diseases

Gerstein, Mark B

Research Interests: Biochemistry; Bioinformatics; Biophysics; Computational Biology; DNA; Genomics; Molecular Simulation; Proteins; Sequence Alignment; Structural Biology

Giraldez, Antonio J.

Research Interests: Developmental Biology; Non-coding RNAs, Post-transcriptional regulation; microRNAs; Gene regulatory networks; Systems Biology; Zebrafish

Gunel, Murat

Research Interests: Molecular genetics and biology of brain aneurysms and cavernous malformations; Molecular genetics of brain development

Kidd, Kenneth Kay

Research Interests: Complex Human Disorders; Neuropsychiatric Disorders; Human Population ; Genetics; Human Evolution

Kleinstein, Steven H

Research Interests: Computational immunology; Systems biology; Disease/tissue/pathway/process modeling and simulation; Statistical and model-based analysis of experimental and clinical data

Kluger, Yuval

Research Interests: Signal processing and dimensional reduction of genome-wide data; Local and non-local genomic pattern recognition; Identification of cancer subclones with proliferation and invasion potential in heterogeneous cancer biopsies

Krauthammer, Michael Oliver

Research Interests: Molecular interaction networks, computational analysis, pathway discovery, knowledge representation; Statistical modeling and analysis; Text mining in biology, term identification, information extraction

Lin, Haifan

Research Interests: Stem cell RNA-mediated epigenetic programming, post-transcriptional regulation

Lolis, Elias

Research Interests: Cancer; Inflammation; Infectious disease; Macromolecular X-ray crystallography; Signaling pathways; Drug design; High throughput screening (HTPS)

Ma, Shuangge Steven

Research Interests: Bioinformatics; Survival analysis; Semiparametric methods; Cancer study; Mental disorders; Health economics

Miranker, Andrew D

Research Interests: Conformational changes in proteins which give rise to a special class of protein complex known as amyloid fibrils

Noonan, James

Research Interests: Human Evolution; Evolutionary Dynamics of Gene Regulation; Synthetic Biology; Applications of Ultra-High Throughput Sequencing Technologies; Comparative and Functional Genomics in Vertebrates

O'Hern, Corey

Research Interests: protein-protein interactions; intrinsically disordered proteins; active media; cell motion; wound healing in epithelial tissue; molecular dynamics simulations; statistical mechanics; Markov state modeling

Pyle, Anna Marie

Research Interests: Structure and function of catalytic RNA; RNA helicase mechanisms; Computational analysis of RNA structure

Regan, Lynne J

Research Interests: Mental retardation; Protein-protein interactions; Fragile X Mental Retardation Protein (FMRP); Protein-based nanomaterials

Reinke, Valerie

Research Interests: Functional genomic analysis of global gene expression mechanisms; C. elegans germline development; Germline stem cells

Shepherd, Gordon M

Research Interests: Neurons; Synapses; Nervous system

Soll, Dieter G

Research Interests: Aminoacyl-tRNA Synthesis; Functional Genomics; Life Science Biological; Mechanism of Translation

Wagner, Gunter Paul

Research Interests: evolution of development gene regulation molecular evolution transcription factor evolution uterus function and evolution parturition limb development

Wang, Zuoheng Anita

Research Interests: Statistical Genetics; Bioinformatics; Genomics

Zhang, Heping

Research Interests: Biostatistics; Genomics; Epidemiology; Psychiatry; Pregnancy; Infertility; Substance Use; Bioinformatics

Zhao, Hongyu

Research Interests: Statistical genomics; Computational biology; Genetic epidemiology; Genome wide association studies; Complex diseases; Risk prediction; High dimensional data; Dimension reduction; Network models; Graphical models; Bioinformatics; Next generation sequencing analysis; Cancer genomics; Epigenetics; Herbal medicine; Cicrobiome; Proteomics