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Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Signal Transduction

Master
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Several teams of faculty and student investigate how a cell receives and transduces signals, employing a variety of state-of-the-art techniques. Understanding this complex and highly interconnected signaling cascade provides a roadmap for how cells work, explains the molecular basis of human diseases, and ultimately provides new strategies for developing novel therapeutics to treat cancer, cardiovascular and metabolic disorders. The signal transduction research in CPSB brings together a highly interdisciplinary and collaborative team of scientists. Our research interests include cell signaling events mediated by protein phosphorylation/dephosphorylation through the actions of protein kinases and phosphatases. Additional research areas are signaling events in visual transduction, G-protein pathway, nitric oxide-cGMP pathway and Phosphoinositide signaling.

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Faculty Profiles: Signal Transduction

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First Name
Xi
Last Name
Chen
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor & CPRIT Scholar
First Name
Josephine
Middle Name
Chu
Last Name
Ferreon
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Richard
Middle Name
H.
Last Name
Finnell
Honorific Title
William T Butler MD Dist Chair
Professor
First Name
Susan
Middle Name
L
Last Name
Hamilton
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor and L. F. McCollum Chair in Molecular Physiology
First Name
Frank
Middle Name
T.
Last Name
Horrigan
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Associate Professor
First Name
Choel
Last Name
Kim
Honorific Title
Ph.D., M.S.
Associate Professor
First Name
Anna
Last Name
Malovannaya
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Paul
Middle Name
J
Last Name
Pfaffinger
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
Kevin
Last Name
Phillips
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Arun
Last Name
Sreekumar
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
Kimberley
Middle Name
Renee Fuchs
Last Name
Tolias
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Associate Professor
First Name
Koen
Middle Name
J. T.
Last Name
Venken
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Theodore
Middle Name
G
Last Name
Wensel
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
The Robert A. Welch Chair in Chemistry
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