Jason Ridlon

Jason Ridlon

Jason Ridlon is helping find treatment strategies to improve human health and animal well-being. He studies gut microbiology, specifically the biochemistry and molecular biology of steroid and bile acid biotransformations by the gut microbiota. He is trying to...
Viktor Gruev

Viktor Gruev

Viktor Gruev’s lab focuses on borrowing key concepts from nature to develop ultra-sensitive, compact, lightweight and conformal imaging sensors capable of recording spectral and polarization properties with high spatial resolution and to bring these new sensory...
Rex Gaskins

Rex Gaskins

H. Rex Gaskins’ research focuses on host-intestinal microbe interactions relevant to colorectal cancer with a particular interest in microbial sulfur metabolism. Efforts to understand colonic mucosal responses to hydrogen sulfide led to further interest in redox...
Prasanth Kumar Kannanganattu

Prasanth Kumar Kannanganattu

Prasanth Kannanganattu’s laboratory has significantly contributed to the understanding of lncRNA’s role in gene expression. His lab is working to determine the molecular mechanism by which the oncogenic lncRNA, MALAT1 controls alternative splicing (AS) of pre-mRNA and...
Taher Saif

Taher Saif

Taher Saif has been working on cancer for over fifteen years, with the goal is to explore the underlying mechanism of cellular mechanotransduction in a physiologically relevant context, particularly human diseases. Towards this goal, he has developed several...
Jianjun Cheng

Jianjun Cheng

Jianjun Cheng’s research focuses on medicinal chemistry, anticancer therapeutics, cancer targeting, and nanomedicine cancer drug delivery. He led the early design and development of IT-101 and polylactide-aptamer bioconjugates for prostate cancer targeting and...