Researchers in the Cancer & Cell Biology Program investigate basic aspects of reproduction; physiological, cellular, molecular and genetic mechanisms regulating reproductive function and fertility and factors affecting animal and human reproductive health.

A-O: Profiles of Faculty Working on Reproductive Biology

Josephine Chu Ferreon, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-1756

NMR Spectroscopy; Stem Cell Biology; Intrinsically Disordered Proteins; Protein Structure and Function; Post-Translational Modifications

Daniel A Gorelick, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Cell signaling; Environmental influence on organ formation & function; Zebrafish genetics

Darryl L. Hadsell, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-7043

Lactation Biology, Mammalian Genomics

Rainer Lanz, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

David Lonard, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Research interests

John P Lydon, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Steroid receptor and coregulator control of normal and abnormal functions of the uterus and mammary gland.

Michael A Mancini, Ph.D.

Single cell analysis of gene regulation

Shailaja K Mani, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Martin M. Matzuk, M.D., Ph.D.

Interim Department Chair

Phone

  • (713) 798-6451

Nicholas Mitsiades, M.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-5293

David L Nelson, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (832) 824-8160

Paul Overbeek, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-6421

P-Z: Profiles of Faculty Working on Reproductive Biology

Stephanie A Pangas, Ph.D.

Roger Rossen Endowed Professorship of Reproductive Pathology andAssociate Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-5898

Reproductive Biology; Reproductive Cancers

Joanne S Richards, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-6238

David R Rowley, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-6220

Mechanisms of reactive stroma in cancer progression.

Carolyn L Smith, Ph.D.

Dean

Phone

  • (713) 798-7640

Negative regulation of estrogen receptor function; ER and coactivator interactions; Breast & Bladder Cancer; Graduate Education

Fabio Stossi, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Ming-Jer Tsai, Ph.D.

Dist Serv Prof

Phone

  • (713) 798-6253

Sophia Y Tsai, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-6251

Cheryl Walker, Ph.D.

Director

Phone

  • (713) 798-8219

Jianming Xu, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-6199

Gene networks & signaling pathways that regulate steroid hormone-promoted cancers