Primary Appointments: Molecular and Human Genetics

Florent Elefteriou, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-2207

Mechanisms of bone development, remodeling, repair and cancer cell metastasis

Sarah H Elsea, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-5484

Molecular and biochemical basis of rare disease; genomic disorders; metabolomics; diagnostics; neurodevelopmental disorders; caregiver concerns

Christine M. Eng, M.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-6555

Genetic testing for inherited diseases; Natural history, molecular genetics, and treatment of lysosomal storage disorders

Richard A Gibbs, Ph.D.

Wofford Cain Chair and Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-6539

Genome science, human molecular evolution, and molecular basis of inherited disease

Andy Groves, Ph.D.

Professor and Director, Graduate Program in Developmental Biology

Phone

  • (713) 798-8743

The development, evolution, and regeneration of the inner ear

Neil Hanchard, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-0393

Global health genomics; Genetics of complex pediatric disease traits; Genome-wide DNA methylation

Philip J Hastings, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-5787

Mechanism of amplification and genome instability in Escherichia coli and human

Jason D Heaney, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-1778

Testicular and colon cancer genetics; Stem/progenitor cell maintenance; Mouse models of human diseases; Genome editing technologies

Christophe Herman, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-2126

Epigenetic inheritance and phenotypic variability

Grzegorz Ira, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-1017

DNA repair, recombination and genome instability; Molecular mechanisms of mitotic DNA recombination

Hamed Jafar-Nejad, M.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-6159

A mouse model for Alagille Syndrome; Role of glycosylation in Notch signaling and animal development; A fly model for NGLY1 deficiency

Milan Jamrich, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-3772

Pattern formation in vertebrate embryos; Ocular development; Gene therapy