Cellular Imaging and Biophysics Faculty
Research Interests:Super-resolution fluorescence microscopy
Research Interests:Protein trafficking; Ubiquitin-like modification; Cell structure; Insulin signaling; Type 2 diabetes; Metabolic diseases
Clinical Interests:General endocrinology; diabetes
Research Interests:Neural connectivity; Brain; Nematode C. elegans
Research Interests:Synapses; Exocytosis; Endocytosis; Membranes; Clathrin; Dynamin; Phosphoinositides; Lowe syndrome; BAR proteins; Neurodegeneration
Research Interests:Mechanics of cells and tissues. Self-assembly of proteins, membranes and cells. Soft matter physics.
Research Interests:The cytoskeleton. Epithelial cell biology. molecular motors
Research Interests:Mechanisms and effects of calcium signals in polarized epithelia; Effect of spatial organization of calcium signals on organ function regulation; Factors that organize Ca2+ waves in hepatocytes; Organization and effects of Ca2+ waves in cholangiocytes; Mechanisms and effects of Ca2+ signals in the nucleus
Clinical Interests:Inpatient care related to hepatology; end stage liver disease, and gastroenterology; Advanced endoscopic imaging techniques; endomicroscopy.
Research Interests:Cytokinesis; cellular motility; role of actin filaments and myosin motors
Research Interests:Elucidating the underlying mechanisms of vesicular transport within cells; Secretion of hormones and neurotransmitters
Research Interests:Cell Biology; Exocytosis; Endocytosis; Membrane Traffic; Tethering; Microscopy; Live Cell Imaging; TIRFM; Single molecule
Research Interests:Transcription regulation; Chromatin; Nuclear periphery; Nuclear compartmentalization; Protein dynamics; Cellular biophysics and imaging
Research Interests:Single-molecule biophysics and biochemistry; Optical tweezers; ATP-dependent chromatin remodeling; SNAREs; Membrane fusion, Membrane fission; Dynamin