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Department of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics

Houston, Texas

A BCM research lab.
Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
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Cell and Developmental Biology

Areas of Research

Cell Division Cycle

  • Cancer
  • Check point control

Developmental Biology

  • Spatial and Temporal role of Pax 6
  • Vascular Remodeling
  • Heart Morphogenesis


  • Ion channels in the innate immune system
  • Natural Killer Cells

Mechanosensitive Cells

  • Touch and Pain
  • Molecular Force sensors

Skeletal Muscle

  • Excitation-Contraction Coupling
  • Central Core Disease
  • Malignant Hypothermia