Neural signal integration in Drosophila
Decoding the biological basis of decision making at the molecular, cellular and circuit levels
Biofuels derived from Algae, Cyanobacteria, and Diatoms, called AMOPs.
Cell polarity and cellular asymmetry in Arabidopsis.
Transcription: Structure, Mechanism, Regulation, and Antibacterial Drug Discovery
Molecular mechanisms, development, regulation of meristem in maize.
Control of Growth and Morphogenesis
Chloroplast genetics and biotechnology in tobacco, Arabidopsis and Brassica
Infertility and disorders caused by defects in the meiotic process (aneuploidy) of Drosophila.
Understanding the mechanism and regulation of bacterial transcription
Focused on receptor trafficking of nervous system and excitatory communication between neurons in the brain.
Genetic and biochemical analysis of RNA polymerases from E. coli and yeast, site-directed modification of proteins
Sperm-egg interactions, primarily gamete recognition, adhesion, signaling and fusion in C. Elegans.
Toll-Dorsal (NF-kB/Rel) pathway and histone methylation in Drosophila.
Transcriptional regulation of genes in the yeast, Saccharomyces cerevisiae.
Bacterial stress response, antimicrobial resistance, biology of small proteins
Investigating plant stress responses to mitigate food security issues related to Climate Change.
Studies on genome structure, homologous meiotic recombination, and functional genomics in Maize.
Transforming growth factor-β-like pathways (TGFβ) in C. elegans and Drosophila.
Industrial fermentation services, a wide range of bacterial and yeast biologics.
Providing high-throughput, next-generation sequencing services to a broad scientific community.
4,200 sq. ft. of climate-controlled growth space.
High resolution, 3-D optical section imaging via Leica TCS confocal microscopes, SP5 II and the SP8.