Faculty—Alphabetical

G. M. Anantharamaiah - Medicine
Apolipoproteins, Amphipathic Helices and Atherosclerosis

Prescott Atkinson - Pediatrics
Mycoplasma; Asthma; Signal transduction in lymphocytes

David Bedwell - Microbiology
Translation termination; treatment of genetic diseases

Jorge Benitez - Microbiology
Global regulatory networks controlling bacterial behavior

Suresh Boppana - Pediatrics
Pediatric viral infectious diseases

David Briles - Microbiology
Bacterial pathogenesis; virulence; immunity; pneumococcus

Bill Britt - Pediatrics
Herpesvirus envelope assembly

David Chaplin, Ph.D. - Microbiology
Regulation of secondary lymphoid tissue development and function

Louise Chow - Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
Molecular and Cell Biology of Human Papillomaviruses

Jim Collawn - Cell Biology
Cell surface receptors & epithelial cell biology

Terje Dokland - Microbiology
Structure and assembly of viruses

Kevin Dybvig - Genetics
Mycoplasmas; genetics; phenotypic switching; DNA rearrangements

Charles O. Elson, III - Medicine
Mucosal Immune Responses

Ilya Frolov - Microbiology
Replication and pathogenesis of positive-strand RNA viruses

Elena Frolova - Microbiology
Alphavirus-host interaction

Kohtaro Fujihashi - Pediatric Dentistry
Mucosal immunity; periodontal disease; inflammatory disease

G. Yancey Gillespie - Surgery
Molecular & viral therapy of malignant primary brain tumors

Paul Goepfert - Medicine
Virology; vaccines

Laurie Harrington - Cell Biology
Chronic inflammatory disorders; CD4 T-cell memory

N. Patrick Higgins - Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
Mobile DNA: Structure, Enzymology and Regulation

John Kappes - Medicine
HIV; molecular virology and pathogenesis

N. Rama Krishna - Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
Structural Biology and Biomolecular NMR Spectroscopy

Elliot Lefkowitz - Microbiology
Viral genomics, Evolution, Bioinformatics, and Biodefense

Ming Luo - Microbiology
Structure-based approaches to anti-infectious agents

Suzanne Michalek - Microbiology
Vaccine delivery systems; mucosal

Casey Morrow - Cell Biology
Viral morphogenesis and replication; gene therapy and vaccines

Moon Nahm - Pathology
Vaccines; Streptococcus pneumoniae; bacterial pathogenesis; immunity

Michael Niederweis - Microbiology
Novel proteins in the unique outer membrane of Mycobacterium tuberculosis: Functions, structures, and role in virulence

Jan Novak - Microbiology
Immunoglobin glycosylation; IgA nephropathy

Peter Prevelige - Microbiology
Viral capsid self-assembly

Matthew Renfrow - Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
High resolution mass spectrometry in biomedical research

Jamil Saad - Microbiology
Biochemistry and structural biology of retroviruses

David Schneider - Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
Regulatation of RNA polymerase I transcription initiation and elongation

Yuhua Song - Biomedical Engineering
Modeling of biological systems

Chad Steele - Medicine
Lung immunology and fungal host defense

Adrie Steyn - Microbiology
Mechanism of Mycobacterium tuberculosis virulence

Sunnie Thompson - Microbiology
Translation, Molecular virology

Hubert Tse - Microbiology
Understanding the innate and adaptive immune responses in Type 1 diabetes

Charles Turnbough - Microbiology
Gene expression and regulation; structure and function of the Bacillus anthracis exosporium

Mark Walter - Microbiology
X-ray crystallography; cytokine structure/function

Richard Whitley - Pediatrics
Herpes simplex virus; varicella zoster virus

Hui Wu - Pediatric Dentistry
Genetics and pathogenesis of oral infectious diseases

Janet Yother - Microbiology
Streptococcus pneumoniae genetics and pathogenesis; Capsular polysaccharides

Nabiha Yusuf - Dermatology
Environmental influences on immune system

Allan Zajac - Microbiology
Anti-viral immunity; T-cell responses