Faculty

Steve Anderson
CABM, Room 206
Interests: Protein folding, molecular recognition, proteases and their inhibitors, protein engineering, Alzheimer's disease

Gyan Bhanot
Hill Center, Room 271
Interests: Cancer  Bioinformatics, Viral Adaptation and Evolution, Understanding Human Migration, Selection, Disease Association and Complex Phenotypes

Steven J. Brill
CABM, Room 304
Interests: DNA replication, recombination, yeast genetics, DNA helicase, aging, genome stability

Samuel Bunting
CABM, Room 337
Interests: Cell survival and DNA repair in mammals

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Nelson Hall, Room A-311
Interests: Teaching, advising, computing, and evolutionary topics

Monica Driscoll
Nelson Hall, Room A-232
Interests: Developmental neurogenetics of C. elegans, necrotic cell death mechanisms, mechanosensory ion channels, molecular mechanisms of aging.

Isaac Edery
CABM, Room 337
Interests: Circadian clocks, photic and temperature signal transduction pathways, Drosophila behavior, PAS-containing transcription factors

Abram Gabriel
CABM, Room 306
Interests: Yeast, trypanosomes, retrotransposons, reverse transcriptase, fidelity

Barth Grant
Nelson Labs, Room A-231
Interests: Endocytosis in C. elegans

Sam Gu
Nelson Labs, Room A-123
Interests: RNA-directed chromatin modification and epigenetic memory

Samuel Gunderson
Nelson Labs, Room A-320
Interests: Posttranscriptional gene expression in human cells, pre-mRNA splicing and polyadenylation, RNA-protein interactions

Ken Irvine
Waksman Institute, Room 238
Interests: Control of tissue patterning and growth during development

Fumio Matsumura
Nelson Hall, Room A-321
Interests: Control of cell division, microfilaments, cytokinesis, protein phosphorylation, cell transformation

Gaetano T. Montelione
CABM, Room 307 
Interests: MD-NMR methods development, molecular recognition, growth factors, protein - nucleic acid complexes, DNA and RNA structure, molecular dynamics, protein design

Bob Niederman
Nelson Hall, Room A-317
Interests: Structure, function and assembly of energy transducing membranes

Richard W. Padgett
Waksman Institute, Room 134
Interests: Signal transduction, molecular biology, developmental biology and genetics, Drosophila and C. elegans

Vincenzo Pirrotta
Nelson Labs, Room A-121
Interests: Chromatin structure and dynamics, Polycomb silencing mechanisms, epigenetic mechanisms, developmental gene regulation, genomic programming, Drosophila genetics

Konstantin V. Severinov
Waksman Institute, Room 32
Interests: Genetic and biochemical analysis of RNA polymerases from E. coli and yeast, site-directed modification of proteins

Ruth Steward
Waksman Institute, Room 252
Interests: Oogenesis, pattern formation and immune response in Drosophila

Andrew K. Vershon
Waksman Institute, Room 231
Interests: Transcriptional regulation in eukaryotes

Eileen White
The Cancer Institute of New Jersey, 195 Little Albany St.
Interests: Apoptosis, programmed cell death

Mikel Zaratiegui,
Nelson Hall, Room A-139
Interests: Chromatin dynamics, Heterochromatin, RNA interferences, Transposons, Silencing, Replication

Contact Us

Nelson Biological Laboratories

Nelson Biological Laboratories
604 Allison Road
Piscataway, NJ 08854


P (732) 445-6251
F (732) 445-6186