Curriculum Member Profiles

Trevor Archer

Molecular carcinogenesis: cancer, chromatin, transcription, and epigenetics

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Linda Birnbaum

Pharmacokinetic behavior of environmental chemicals, mechanisms of action of toxicants including endocrine disruptors, and linking of real-world exposures to health effects

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Thomas Bouldin

Cellular response to toxic injury in the central and peripheral nervous systems; neuropathology; ocular pathology; and pathology of peripheral neuropathies

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Kim Brouwer

Hepatobiliary xenobiotic disposition, hepatotoxicity and pharmacokinetics

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Frank Church

Breast and prostate carcinogenesis, macromolecular structure-function, molecular pathology

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William Coleman

Molecular pathogenesis of liver and breast cancer, and liver progenitor cell biology

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Marila Cordeiro-Stone

DNA replication, DNA repair, and cell cycle checkpoints in human cells; mechanisms of carcinogenesis by solar radiation; pathogenesis of melanoma

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Daniel Costa

Mechanisms of air pollutant-induced adverse cardiopulmonay and neurophysiological health effects

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Kevin Crofton

Understanding the consequences of endocrine disruption on neurodevelopment

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Channing Der

The role of the ras oncogne, ras-mediated signalling and ras-related small GTPases in cancer and development of anti-ras inhibitors

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Mohanish Deshmukh

Regulation of programmed cell death in postmitotic, senescent, neoplastic and stem cells.

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Michael DeVito

Pharmacokinetics and mechanisms of chemical-mediated toxicity and carcinogenicity

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Robert Devlin

Pulmonary toxicology and molecular biology

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David Diaz-Sanchez

Environmental impacts on human health, genetic susceptibility, immunology, epigenetics, translational research

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Kevin Dreher

Development of alternative testing methods predictive of in vivo cardiovascular toxicity of chemicals and engineered nanomaterials.

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Aimen Farraj

Mechanisms of health effects of environmental pollution on cardiopulmonary function, animal models of cardiovascular diseases, targeted and high throughput technology

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Suzanne Fenton

Epidermal growth factor receptor and its ligands and signaling mechanisms of endocrine disrupting toxicants in the mammary gland

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Michael Fessler

Mechanisms of induction and regulation of the innate immune response, with a focus on Toll like Receptors (TLRs).

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Rebecca Fry

Toxicogenomic and systems biology approaches to understanding the mechanisms of metal-induced disease and the basis for inter-individual disease susceptibility

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Ian Gilmour

The interaction between air pollutant exposure and the development of infectious and allergic lung disease

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Avram Gold

Chemistry of protein and DNA adducts

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Jean Harry

Role of microglia in immune-mediated responses in brain development, repair, aging and disease

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Neil Hayes

Lung carcinogenesis, research translation, biomarkers, computational toxicology

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Mehdi Hazari

Neurophysiological mechanisms mediating cardiopulmonary dysfunction due to air pollution exposure.

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Michelle Hernandez

Testing therapeutic interventions against pollutant-induced inflammation.

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Sidney Hunter

Mechanisms of toxocant-induced craniofacial birth defects

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Ilona Jaspers

Mechanisms by which air pollutants enhance susceptibility to and the severity of respiratory virus infections

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William Kaufmann

Computational modeling of DNA repair and checkpoint pathways; systems of protection of genetic stability

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Samir Kelada

Gene-environment Interactions in Airway Diseases

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Steven Kleeberger

Genetic determinants of environmental lung diseases

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Urmila Kodavanti

Cardiovascular disease and susceptibility, air pollutants, cardiopulmonary interactions, molecular mechanisms, genetic and environmental factors

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Ed LeCluyse

The use of in vitro cell-based hepatic culture models to investigate mechanisms of compound-induced hepatotoxicity.

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Robert Luebke

Understanding the underlying mechanisms responsible for modulation of normal immune function by environmental agents and the development of alternative testing methods for screening/testing immunotoxicants.

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Jeffrey Macdonald

Metabolomics, tissue engineering and systems biology

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Michael Madden

Mechanisms of ambient air pollutant-induced cardiopulmonary morbidity and mortality

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Nobuyo Maeda

Genetics and molecular pathology of obesity, diabetes, hypercholesterolemia, insulin resistance, and hypertension

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Shaun McCullough

Environmental and public health epigenetics, translational research, molecular and mechanistic toxicology, advanced in vitro models

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Leslie Morrow

Neurotoxicology and excitotoxicity of alcohol

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Michael Narotsky

Endocrinology of pregnancy and parturition and reproductive and developmental toxicity

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Leena Nylander-French

Pharmacogenetics of detoxification pathways in skin and inhalation exposures to toxicants; mathematical and statistical exposure modeling for risk assessment

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David Peden

Translational and clinical research in environmental lung disease

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Charles Perou

Use of animal models to mimic findings of biological diversity in human cancers; develop predictive computational models to test new therapeutics specific for tumor subtypes

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Daniel Pomp

Polygenic basis of complex traits and gene-environment interactions

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Ram Ramabhadran

Neurotoxicological effects of environmental pollutants, cellular stress pathways

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Dale Ramsden

Mechanisms of chromosome strand break repair

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Scott Randell

Airway epithelial cell biology, pulmonary innate immunity and transplant pathophysiology

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James Samet

Cell and molecular mechanisms of inflammatory responses induced by inhalation of ambient air pollutants

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Aziz Sancar

Biochemical mechanisms of nucleotide excision repair, DNA damage cell cycle checkpoints, and circadian rhythm

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Norman Sharpless

Mechanisms of stem cell senescence; genetics of the INK4/ARF tumor suppressor locus in melanoma; melanoma therapeutics

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Miroslav Styblo

Metabolic interactions of essential microelements, especially trace metals, with toxic metals and metalloids that contaminate food and drinking water

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James Swenberg

Mechanisms of DNA damage and repair; molecular epidemiology; development of ultra-sensitive and specific methods for measuring chemical adducts in DNA and hemoglobin

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Nancy Thomas

Molecular carcinogenesis, environmental toxicology, molecular epidemiology of melanomas, research translation, biomarkers

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Alexander Tropsha

Biomolecular informatics; molecular structure-function modeling using statistical and machine learning approaches

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Cyrus Vaziri

Control mechanisms of DNA replication during normal passage through an unperturbed cell cycle and in response to DNA-damaging agents

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Paul Watkins

Mechanistic toxicology, hepatic toxicology, research translation, biomarkers

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Bernard Weissman

Chromatin remodeling and epigenetic alterations in human cancers

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Carmen Williams

Basic reproductive biology of early mammalian embryogenesis, epigenetics, and how the environment impacts reproduction.

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Elizabeth Wilson

Mechanisms of androgen receptor (AR) regulation of gene transcription and cell proliferation in the human male and female reproductive tracts

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