Chemical Biology Researchers


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Aseem Z. Ansari

Professor (also with The Genome Center)
Phone: (608) 265-4690
Research Area: Studying the regulation of gene expression at the interface of chemistry, biology and genomics
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Katherine Henzler-Wildman

Associate Professor
Phone: (608) 890-1094
Research Area: Dynamics and Function of Integral Membrane Proteins, Secondary Active Transport, Ion Channels
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Hazel M. Holden

Professor
Phone: (608) 262-4988
Research Area: Structure and function of enzymes
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Aaron Hoskins

Assistant Professor
Phone: (608) 890-3101
Research Area: Elucidating biochemical mechanisms in eukaryotic RNA metabolism with chemistry, biology, and single molecule analysis
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David J. Pagliarini

Associate Professor (also with the Morgridge Institute for Research)
Phone: (608) 316-4664
Research Area: Mitochondrial biogenesis and metabolism; cell signaling; proteomics
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John Ralph

Professor (also Biological Systems Engineering and D.O.E. Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center)
Phone: (608) 890-2429
Research Area: Plant cell wall structure, biosynthesis and utilization
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Srivatsan Raman

Assistant Professor
Phone: 608-890-1036
Research Area: Synthetic and systems biology, protein design, directed evolution of proteins and biosynthetic pathways
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M. Thomas Record, Jr.

Steenbock Professor in Chemical Sciences
Phone: (608) 262-5332
Research Area: Protein-nucleic acid interactions, including kinetics and mechanism of transcription initiation, characterization of DNA wrapping in protein DNA complexes, development of small molecule solutes as thermodynamic and mechanistic probes of protein and DNA conformational changes.
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Philip A. Romero

Assistant Professor
Phone: (608) 262-5943
Research Area: Protein engineering, computational biology, high-throughput technology
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Ophelia S. Venturelli

Assistant Professor
Phone: (608) 263-7017
Research Area: Evolutionary design principles of biomolecular networks and ecologies and engineering of feedback control systems
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Douglas B. Weibel

Professor (also Department of Biomedical Engineering and Department of Chemistry)
Phone: (608) 890-1342
Research Area: Bacterial biochemistry; chemical biology; microbial engineering; infectious diseases, antibiotics, and diagnostics