Name

Title

Office/Lab

Phone/Email

Research Interest

Solaro, R. John
R. John Solaro, PhD
web page

Distinguished
University Professor
and Head


E-202 MSB
2055 COMRB

312-996-7620

 

Physiology, biochemistry, molecular biology, and pharmacology of cardiac muscle contraction.

Appel, Sarah B
Sarah Appel, PhD
web page

Professor

200B CMW
204G CMW

312-996-6278
312-996-0650

 

Electrophysiological studies of dopaminergic neurons of the ventral tegmental area and noradrenergic neurons of the locus coeruleus; drug and neurotransmitter effects; mechanism of action of alcohol.

Brodie, Mark
Mark Brodie, PhD
web page

Associate Professor

2111 CMRB
2140 CMRB

312-996-2373
312-413-8832

Electrophysiology of neurons of the ventral tegmental area studied in brain slices, actions of ethanol on the central nervous system; electrophysiological actions of drugs of abuse on brain neurons.

Chambers, Donald
Donald Chamber, PhD
web page

Professor

A309 CMW

312-996-1294

Bioregulatory interactions, mechanisms of cell proliferation and differentiation, molecular biology of disease

de Lanerolle, Primal
Primal de Lanerolle, PhD
web page

Professor

E207A CMW
E206 CMW

312-996-6430
312-996-8637

Actin and nuclear myosin I in transcription; GTPase-myosin interactions in cell signaling; Vascular biology

Fiat, Daniel
Daniel Fiat, PhD
web page

Professor

203A CMW

312-996-7609

Nuclear magnetic resonance theory and its biomedical applications at cellular, subcellular and molecular levels.

Frasor, Jonna
Jonna Frasor, PhD
web page

Assistant Professor

1097 CMRB
1123 CMRB

312-355-2583
312-355-2578

Molecular mechanisms of hormone action, Estrogen receptor activity in breast cancer, Transcription factor crosstalk

Garcia-Martinez, Jesus
Jesus Garcia-Martinez, PhD
web page

Associate Professor

 

 

2141 CMRB
2140 CMRB

312-355-0260

Mechanisms of signal transduction in skeletal and cardiac muscle. Regulation of muscle gene expression by calcium and extracellular signals.

Gibori, Geula
Geula Gibori, PhD
web page

Professor

 

 

2097 CMRB
2120 CMRB

312-996-6077
312-996-7688

Reproductive endocrinology, regulation of ovarian and placental function; molecular mechanism of hormone action and gene regulation.

Heydemann, AhlkeHeydermann

Assistant Professor

2035 CMRB

312-355-0259

 

Jaffe, Randal
Randall Jaffe, PhD
web page

Professor

2113 CMRB
E204 MSB

312-996-4933
312-996-4161

Mechanisms of steroid hormone action; hormonal control of gene expression.

Kennedy, John
John Kennedy, PhD
web page

Associate Professor

 

 

2137 CMRB

312-996-7992

Regulation of gene expression in skeletal and cardiac muscle.

Lewandowski, E. Douglas
E. Douglas Lewandowski, PhD
web page

Professor

 

 

1113 CMRB

312-413-7261

Metabolic basis for cardiac dysfunction in heart disease; Metabolic flux regulation by transporter protein and enzyme isoform expression in cardiovascular disease; NMR spectroscopy and imaging (MRS /  MRI) of cardiac viability and metabolism; Isotope kinetics; Mitochondrial function and metabolic communication between subcellular compartments.

O'Donnell, J. Michael
J. Michael O'Donnell, PhD
web page

Assistant Professor

 

 

1115 CMRB

312-413-8276

Biochemistry, physiology, and molecular biology studies integrating cardiac metabolism, calcium handling, and enzyme expression in heart disease.  Utilizing methods of NMR spectroscopy, fluorescence microscopy, and in vivo gene transfer.

Popov, Sergey
Sergey Popov, PhD
web page

Associate Professor

 

 

2053 CMRB

312-413-5682

Mechanisms of nerve growth in synaptic transmission.

Rao, Mrinalini C.
Mrinalini C. Rao, PhD
web page

Professor

 

 

 

2093 CMRB
2160 CMRB

312-996-7884
312-996-8914

Regulation of water and electrolyte transport across epithelia: role of calcium and cyclic nucleotides, electrophysiological, pathophysiological, biochemical and molecular studies.

Rasenick, Mark M.
Mark M. Rasenick, PhD
web page.

Professor

 

 

2095 CMRB
2040 CMRB

312-996-6641
312-996-6642

Cellular neurobiology, neurotransmitter receptors; adenylyl cyclase, GTP-binding proteins, and the cytoskeleton; cyclic nucleotides and cellular signal transduction, biological psychiatry and the cellular and molecular basis of depressoin and other mood disorders.

Russell, Brenda
Brenda Russell, PhD
web page

Professor

 

 

2091 CMRB
2100 CMRB

312-413-0407
312-996-7477

Molecular and subcellular mechanisms involved in muscle growth and adaptation: cardiac and skeletal.

Stocco, Carlos

web page

Associate Professor

 

 

2099 CMRB

312-355-0150

Molecular Pathways Controlling Ovarian Gene Expression

 

RESEARCH FACULTY

Banke-Hausler, Natasha
Natasha Banke-Hausler, PhD
web page

Research Assistant Professor

B14 MRIC

 

312-355-3715

 

Hankiewicz, Janusz
Janusz Hankiewicz, PhD
web page

Research Assistant Professor

 

B14 MRIC

312-355-3715

Nuclear Magnetic Resonance and Magnetic Resonance microimaging

Ke, Yunbo
Yunbo Ke, PhD
web page

Research Assistant Professor

 

 

2040 CMRB

312-355-0093

Function of P21-Activated Kinase-1 (Pak1) in Heart

Kobayashi, Tomoyoshi
Tomoyoshi Kobayashi, PhD
web page

Research Associate Professor

 

2131 CMRB
E218 MSB

312-996-7151
312-413-1692

Molecular mechanism of Ca-dependent regulation of cardiac muscle contraction in health and disease

Sarathy, Jayashree
Jayashree Sarathy, PhD
web page

Research Assistant Professor

 

2160 CMRB

312-996-8914

 

VISITING FACULTY

Arora, Devinder Singh

Visiting Research Assistant Professor

2140 CMRB

312-413-8832


 

Farjah, Mariam
Mariam Farjah, PhD

Visiting Research Assistant Professor

E-222 MSB
2080 CMRB

312--996-4355

 

Gupta, Madhu
Madhu Gupta, PhD

Adjunct Assistant Professor

E204 MSB
E220 MSB

312-355-4937

 

Samsonov, Andrey
Andrey Samsonov, PhD

Visiting Research Assistant Professor

2100 CMRB

312-996-8211

 

Sheehan, Katherine
Katherine Sheehan, PhD

Visiting Research Assistant Professor

2080 CMRB

312-996-9176

 

         
 
 

02/23/11