b-DNA (1HQ7)The faculty consists of members of the Cell and Molecular Biology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry and Physics Departments, and they teach some of the courses required for those students majoring in Biological Chemistry.


Alex BurinChemistry

Research Interests: Theoretical investigations of DNA

Larry ByersChemistry

Research Interests: Enzyme mechanisms and regulation

James DonahueChemistry

Research Interests: Bioinorganic Chemistry

Bruce GibbChemistry

Research Interests: Aqueous supramolecular chemistry

W.T. GodbeyChemical Engineering

Research Interests: Gene therapy techniques for tissue and cellular engineering

Scott M. GraysonChemistry

Research Interests: Bio-organic Chemistry

Nancy HopkinsCell and Molecular Biology

Research Interests: Interactions between xenobiotics and cytochrome P450 enzymes and the nuclear steroid hormone receptor superfamily

Janarthanan JayawickramarajahChemistry

Research Interests: Molecular recognition of bio-inspired systems

David MullinCell and Molecular Biology

Research Interests: Discovery of new drugs for treating bacterial infections, and development of technologies for producing biofuels.

Kim O’ConnorChemical Engineering

Research Interests: Cell and tissue engineering, stem cell technology

Robert PascalChemistry

Research Interests: Synthesis of enzyme inhibitors

Wayne ReedPhysics

Research Interests: Polymer reaction kinetics and mechanisms

Igor V. RubtsovChemistry

Research Interests: Physical Chemistry of biopolymers

Laura SchraderCell and Molecular Biology

Research Interests: Molecular mechanisms of synaptic plasticity and learning and memory

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