Biomedical Sciences Department
Associate Professor/Director of Graduate Admissions
Specialties: Molecular, pharmacological, epigenetic and computational analysis of the serotonin and dopamine transporters and their role in human disease.
- School of Medicine & Health Sciences, Room W218
Specialties: Respiratory bacterial-viral co-infection, Streptococcus pneumoniae (pneumococcus) colonization and pathogenesis, innate and adaptive type 17 immunity, natural immunity to pneumococcal colonization, vaccine development
- School of Medicine & Health Sciences, Rm W327
Specialties: Neurotransmitters, Neuropeptides, Synaptic transmission and plasticity, Ion channels, Learning and memory, Epilepsy, Anxiety, Schizophrenia, Alzheimer's disease, Autism, Hippocampus, Entorhinal Cortex, Interneuron, Patch-clamp, Electrophysiology
- Neuroscience Building, Room 148
Specialties: Respiratory syncytial virus, Ebola virus, host-pathogen interactions, cytoskeletal dynamics, virus cell-to-cell spread, Ebola virus RNA editing, antiviral therapeutics
- School of Medicine & Health Sciences, W219
Specialties: Immunology, Mounting an Immune Response and Myeloid cell Activation, Neuro-immunology, Epigenetic mechanisms in regulation of inflammation, Role of epigenetics in inflammation-associated/autoimmune diseases, Parasitology, Sjögren's syndrome
- School Of Medicine & Health Sciences, Room W330
Specialties: Pharmacology; Sympathetic Nervous System; Innate Immunity; G-Protein-Coupled, Peptide and Toll-Like Receptors; Receptor Cross-Talk; Signal Transduction; Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action; Arrestins; G-Protein-Coupled Receptor Kinases; Gq-G11 GTP-Binding Proteins; MAP Kinase Signaling
- School Of Medicine & Health Sciences, Room W220
Associate Professor / Graduate Director
Specialties: Alzheimers disease, multiple sclerosis, spinal cord injury, neurodegeneration, neuroinflammation, lipid metabolism, brain energy metabolism, lipid-mediated signal transduction, acyl-CoA, arachidonic acid, eicosanoids, ether phospholipid, plasmalogen, phospholipases, analytical lipid techniques
- Neuroscience Building, Room 122
Research Assistant Professors
Kate J. (Claycombe) Larson, Ph.D.
Acting Research Leader; USDA-ARS-PA, Grand Forks Human Nutrition Research Center
Kim Hammer, Ph.D.
Research & Development Director, Fargo VA Health Care System; Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department fo Biomedical Sciences