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Teresita Bellido, Ph.D., Department Chair

Parimal Chowdhury, Ph.D.
Gastrointestinal physiology and toxicology

Howard H. Conaway, Ph.D.
Endocrinology and metabolism

Lawrence E. Cornett, Ph.D.
Avian neuroendocrinology, pulmonary adrenergic receptor function

Michael L. Jennings, Ph.D.
Ion transport across biological membranes

Vladimir Lupashin, Ph.D.
Molecular mechanisms of membrane trafficking

Roy Morello, Ph.D.
The function of genes involved in bone mass accrual, osteoporosis, collagen modification and osteogenesis imperfecta.

Melda Onal, Ph.D.
Autophagy in osteoblast lineage cells and resultant effects on bone remodeling

Frank A. Simmen, Ph.D.
Molecular and cellular biology of colorectal cancers.

Rosalia C. M. Simmen, Ph.D.
Signaling pathways in breast cancer and female reproductive disorders.

Brian Storrie, Ph.D.
Organelle assembly, platelet secretion, molecular
mechanisms of membrane trafficking

K.I. Varughese, Ph.D.
Analysis of structure and function of biological macromolecules using the tools of crystallography

Jerry Ware, Ph.D.
The role of platelets in disease

Patricia A. Wight, Ph.D.
Molecular neurobiology