University of California, Riverside

Genetics, Genomics and Bioinformatics



Faculty


Peter AtkinsonPeter Atkinson

Insect genetics and transposable elements

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Tel: (951) 827-4782
Fax: (951) 827-5517
E-mail: peter.atkinson@ucr.edu
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Jeffrey BachantBachant

Mitosis is a precisely regulated event during which equivalent sets of chromosomes are partitioned between mother and daughter cells

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Tel: (951) 827-6473
Fax: (951) 827-3087
E-mail: jeffrey.bachant@ucr.edu
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Julia Bailey-SerresBailey-Serres

Translational regulation; molecular responses to environmental stress

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Tel: (951) 827-3738
Fax: (951) 827-4437
E-mail: julia.bailey@.ucr.edu
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Maksim Bazhenovmb

Computational neuroscience: roles of neural oscillations in sensory information coding, sleep and memory consolidation, epileptogenesis

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Tel: (951) 827-4370
E-mail: maksim.bazhenov@ucr.edu
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Gregor BlahaGregor Blaha

Molecular mechanism of stress response in eubacteria

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Tel: (951) 827-3832
Fax: (951) 827-2364
E-mail: gregor.blaha@ucr.edu
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Katherine Borkovichborkovich

Regulation of multicellular growth and development by G proteins and opsins in fungi

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Tel: (951) 827-2753
Fax: (951) 827-4294
E-mail: katherine.borkovich@ucr.edu
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James Bornemanborneman

Molecular microbial ecology of pests, pathogens, and ecosystem

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Tel: (951) 827-3584
Fax: (951) 827-4294
E-mail: mailto:james.borneman@ucr.edu
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Chia-en Angelina ChangChang

Ligand-protein and protein-protein interactions, protein dynamics, ligand and receptor design

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Tel: (951) 827-7263
Fax: (951) 827-2435
E-mail: chia-en.chang@ucr.edu
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Xuemei Chenchen

Cell fate specification in floral patterning and small RNA metabolism and function

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Tel: (951) 827-3988
Fax: N/A
E-mail: xuemei.chen@ucr.edu
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Timothy Closea

Genetics of environmental stress tolerance

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Tel: (951) 827-3318
Fax: (951) 827-4437
E-mail: timothy.close@ucr.edu
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David Crowleycooksey

Bioremediation of PCBs and other organic pollutants, rhizosphere microbiology, and microbial ecology

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Tel: (951) 827-3785
Fax: (951) 827-3993
E-mail: david.crowley@ucr.edu
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Xinping Cuicui

Statistical analysis of DNA microarray, quality of life and survival data

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Tel: (951) 827-2563
Fax: (951) 827-3286
E-mail: xinping.cui@ucr.edu
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Sean Cutlercutler

Interface of Chemical Genomics and Plant Cell Biology

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Tel: (951) 827-6990
Fax: (951) 827-4437
E-mail: sean.cutler@ucr.edu
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Anupama DahanukarAnupama Dahanukar

Molecular genetics of the Drosophila gustatory system

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Tel: (951) 827-5999
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E-mail: anupama.dahanukar@ucr.edu
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Paul De LeyPaul De Ley

Ecology, phylogeny and taxonomy of nematodes, with particular emphasis on the behavioral, molecular and morphological differences between closely related species

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Tel: (951) 827-2280
Fax: (951) 827-3719
E-mail: paul.deley@ucr.edu
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Shou-Wei Dingding

Mechanisms of viral mediated gene silencing

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Tel: (951) 827-2341
Fax: (951) 827-4294
E-mail: shou-wei.ding@ucr.edu
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David Eastmondeastmond

Toxicity and carcinogenesis of environmental chemicals; chromosomal alterations in chemically exposed human populations

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Tel: (951) 827-4497
Fax: (951) 827-3087
E-mail: david.eastmond@ucr.edu
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Norman Ellstranda

Applied plant population genetics with emphasis on hybridization and gene flow

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Tel: (951) 827-4194
Fax: (951) 827-4437
E-mail: norman.ellstrand@ucr.edu
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Thomas Eulgemeulgem

Molecular mechanisms of defense gene regulation

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Tel: (951) 827-7740
Fax: (951) 827-4437
E-mail: thomas.eulgem@ucr.edu
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Theodore Garlandgarland

Experimental evolution of exercise physiology and behavior; quantitative genetics; phylogenetic analyses

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Tel: (951) 827-3524
Fax: (951) 827-4275
E-mail: theodore.garland@ucr.edu
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Sarjeet Gillgill

Molecular mechanisms of toxic action and xenobiotic metabolism

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Tel: (951) 827-4621
Fax: (951) 827-3087
E-mail: sarjeet.gill@ucr.edu
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Thomas Girkegirke

Bioinformatics

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Tel: (951) 905-5232
Fax: N/A
E-mail: Thomas.girke@ucr.edu
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Venu Gonehalreddy

We utilize micro-genomics and live-imaging methods to decipher molecular and cellular networks underlying stem-cell homeostasis

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Tel: (951) 827-3482
Fax: (951) 827-4437
E-mail: venug@ucr.edu
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Weifeng Gu

Investigation of small RNA biogenesis and function in C. elegans

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Tel: (951) 827-3600
Fax: (951) 827-3087
E-mail: weifeng.gu@ucr.edu
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Cheryl Hayashihayashi

Evolutionary genetics and function of spider silk proteins

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Tel: (951) 827-4322
Fax: (951) 827-4286
E-mail: cheryl.hayashi@ucr.edu
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John Heratyheraty

Morphological and molecular systematics of Chalcidoidea

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Tel: (951) 827-6351
Fax: (951) 827-3086
E-mail: john.hearty@ucr.edu
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Jodie Holt

Population and physiological ecology of weedy and invasive plant species in wildlands and agricultural ecosystems and the application of that knowledge to management.

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Tel: (951) 827-3801
Fax: (951) 827-4437
E-mail: jodie.holt@ucr.edu
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I-Chueh Huang

I Chueh Huang

Innate immune control of viral infection

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Tel: (951) 827-3560
Fax: (951) 827-3087
E-mail: ichueh.huang@ucr.edu
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Anthony Huanghuang

Cell, molecular and developmental biology of oils in seeds and flowers

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Tel: (951) 827-4783
Fax: (951) 827-4437
E-mail: anthony.huang@ucr.edu
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Bradley Hymanhyman

Genetics, structure, and recombination of animal mitochondrial genomes

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Tel: (951) 827-5911
Fax: (951) 827-4286
E-mail: bradley.hyman@ucr.edu
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Tao Jiangjiang

Combinatorial algorithms; computational molecular biology

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Tel: (951) 827-2991
Fax: (951) 827-4643
E-mail: jiang@cs.ucr.edu
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Hailing Jinjin

Mechanisms of signal transduction and gene regulation in plant pathogen resistance and susceptibility by using plant-viral interaction systems

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Tel: (951) 827-7995
Fax: (951) 827-4294
E-mail: hailing.jin@ucr.edu
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Howard Judelsonjudelson

Molecular genetics of differentiation and pathogenesis in fungi

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Tel: (951) 827-4199
Fax: (951) 827-4294
E-mail: howard.judelson@ucr.edu
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Isgouhi Kaloshiana

Molecular genetics of root-knot nematode and aphid resistance in tomato

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Tel: (951) 827-3913
Fax: (951) 827-3719
E-mail: isgouhi.kaloshian@ucr.edu
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Ted Karginov

Small RNAs and RNA-binding proteins in gene regulation

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Tel: (951) 827-3604
Fax:
E-mail: fedor.karginov@ucr.edu
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Paul Larsenlarsen

Ethylene signal transduction

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Tel: (951) 827-2026
Fax: (951) 827-4434
E-mail: paul.larsen@ucr.edu
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Karine Le Rochle roch

Understanding cell cycle and life cycle progression of the malaria parasite, Plasmodium falciparum, throughout ubiquitin regulations

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Tel: (951) 827-5422
Fax: N/A
E-mail: karine.leroch@ucr.edu
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Bai-Lian Lili

Quantitative plant ecology, modeling, computational biology, and ecological informatics

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Tel: (951) 827-4776
Fax: (951) 827-4437
E-mail: bai-lian.li@ucr.edu
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Renyi Liuliu

Evolutionary analysis of plant and bacterial genomes

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Tel: (951) 827-3987
Fax: (951) 827-4437
E-mail: renyi.liu@ucr.edu
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Xuan Liuxl

Molecular mechanisms of transcription by tumor suppresser gene p53

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Tel: (951) 827-4350
Fax: (951) 827-3590
E-mail: xuan.liu@ucr.edu
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Stefano Lonardistefanolonardi

Computational molecular biology; data compression; data mining; information hiding

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Tel: (951) 827-2203
Fax: (951) 827-4643
E-mail: stelo@cs.ucr.edu
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Julia Lyubovitsky

Natural materials for tissue regeneration, biosensing, 3D tissue engineered models

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Tel: (951) 827-7231
Fax: (951) 827-6416
E-mail:  julial@engr.ucr.edu
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Wenbo Mama

Functional and comparative genomics of plant-associated bacteria

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Tel: (951) 827-4349
Fax: (951) 827-4294
E-mail: wenbo.ma@ucr.edu
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Morris Maduromm

Developmental mechanisms of cell fate specification in the nematode C. elegans., particularly the regulatory gene network that specifies the embryonic mesoderm and endoderm precursor cells

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Tel: (951) 827-7196
Fax: (951) 827-4286
E-mail: morris.maduro@ucr.edu
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Ernest Martinezmartinez

Molecular mechanisms involved in the regulation of chromatin structure and mammalian gene transcription

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Tel: (951) 827-2031
Fax: (951) 827-4434
E-mail: ermest.martinez@ucr.edu
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Manuela Martins-Greengreen

The role of chemokines in wound healing and tumor development

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Tel: (951) 827-2587
Fax: (951) 827-4286
E-mail: Manuela.martins@ucr.edu
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Dmitri Maslovm

Molecular biology, parasitology, and molecular evolution of kinetoplastid protozoa

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Tel: (951) 827-6485
Fax: (951) 827-4286
E-mail: dmitri.maslov@ucr.edu
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Meera G. Nair

Macrophage function in mucosal infection and inflammation. Research in the Nair lab is focused on understanding the function of macrophages recruited to mucosal sites following infection and how they regulate host immunity and inflammation

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Tel: 951-827-7734
Fax: 951-827-2477
E-mail: meera.nair@ucr.edu
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James Ngng

My research focuses on mechanisms underlying the insect vector transmission of viruses, and virus-insect vector interactions mediating the transmission process

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Tel: (951) 827-4223
Fax: N/A
E-mail: james.ng@ucr.edu
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Constance Nugentnugent

Replication and maintenance of telomeric regions of chromosomes

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Tel: (951) 827-2383
Fax: (951) 827-2996
E-mail: connie.nugent@ucr.edu
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Leonard Nunneynunney

Population genetics, ecology, and conservation biology

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Tel: (951) 827-5011
Fax: (951) 827-4286
E-mail: leonard.nunney@ucr.edu
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Alexander Raikhelraikhel

Molecular Genetics of Arthropod Vectors of Human Diseases; Reproduction and Immunity in Mosquitoes

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Tel: (951) 827-2129
Fax: (951) 827-3086
E-mail: alexander.raikhel@ucr.edu
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Natasha Raikhelraikhel

Molecular mechanisms of trafficking and cell wall structure/function in plants

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Tel: (951) 827-6370
Fax: (951) 827-2155
E-mail: natasha.raikhel@ucr.edu
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A.L.N. Raorao

Molecular biology of plant virus replication and host-virus interactions

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Tel: (951) 827-3810
Fax: (951) 827-4294
E-mail: a.rao@ucr.edu
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Anandasankar Rayray

Molecular mechanisms of olfactory system function and development in insects

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Tel: (951) 827-5998
Fax: (951) 827-3086
E-mail: anand.ray@ucr.edu
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David Reznickreznick

Evolutionary Biology

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Tel: (951) 827-5820
Fax: (951) 827-4286
E-mail: david.reznick@ucr.edu
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Mikeal Rooseroose

Citrus genetics and breeding; use of molecular markers in plant breeding and systematics; asparagus genetics and breeding

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Tel: (951) 827-4137
Fax: (951) 827-4437
E-mail: mikeal.roose@ucr.edu
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Joel Sachsa

The evolution of cooperation and cheating in rhizobial symbionts of legumes

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Tel: (951) 827-6357
Fax: N/A
E-mail: joel.sachs@ucr.edu
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Neal Schillerschiller

Molecular characterization of bacterial physiology, pathogenesis and host-bacterial interactions

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Tel: (951) 827-4569
Fax: (951) 827-5504
E-mail: mailto:neal.schiller@ucr.edu
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Frances Sladeksladek

Molecular mechanisms of tissue-specific gene expression; steroid hormone receptors

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Tel: (951) 827-2264
Fax: (951) 827-3087
E-mail: mailto:frances.sladek@ucr.edu
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Stephen Spindlerspindler

Biochemical and genetic mechanisms of aging and lifespan extension

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Tel: (951) 827-3553
Fax: (951) 827-4774
E-mail: stephen.spindler@ucr.edu
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Mark Springerspringer

Molecular evolution of transposable elements in sea urchins and molecular systematics of mammals

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Tel: (951) 827-6458
Fax: (951) 827-4286
E-mail: mark.springer@ucr.edu
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Patricia Springerspringer

Molecular genetics of leaf development

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Tel: (951) 827-5785
Fax: (951) 827-4437
E-mail: patricia.springer@ucr.edu
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Jason E. Stajichstajich

Population and evolutionary genomics of fungi

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Tel: (951) 827-2363
Fax:
E-mail: jason.stajich@ucr.edu
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J. Giles Waineswaines

Cytogenetics, evolution, plant breeding, genetics of stress resistance; wheats, legumes

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Tel: (951) 827-3706
Fax: (951) 827-4437
E-mail: giles.waines@ucr.edu
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Linda Wallingwalling

Plant/pest Interactions; Defense Mechanisms; Aminopeptidases and Transferases That Modify the N-terminus of Proteins; Plant gene expression during development and in response to biotic stress

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Tel: (951) 827-4687
Fax: (951) 827-4437
E-mail: linda.walling@ucr.edu
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Susan R. WesslerSusan Wessler

Computational and experimental analysis to understand the contribution of transposable elements to gene and genome evolution

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Tel: (951) 827-7866
Fax: (951) 827-4437
E-mail: susan.wessler@ucr.edu
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Bradley J. White

Evolutionary genomics of mosquitoes

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Tel: (951) 827-2626
Fax: (951) 827-3086
E-mail: bradley.white@ucr.edu
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Shizhong Xuxu

Quantitative and population genetics, and plant breeding

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Tel: (951) 827-5898
Fax: (951) 827-4437
E-mail: xu@genetics.ucr.edu
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Zhenbiao Yangyang

Plant molecular mechanisms underlying polar cell growth and Rho GTPase signaling

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Tel: (951) 827-7351
Fax: (951) 827-4437
E-mail: zhenbiao.yang@ucr.edu
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Raphael ZidovetzkiZidovetzki photo

Bioinformatics: statistical analysis of gene microarrays and genetic associations; application to studying human diseases

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Tel: (951) 827-5628
Fax: (951) 827-4286
E-mail: raphael.zidovetzki@ucr.edu
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