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Department of Cell Biology and Human Anatomy

Department of Cell Biology and Human Anatomy

Cell Biology and Human Anatomy Faculty Members

Kenneth A. Beck, Ph.D.

Kenneth A. Beck, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
3416 Tupper Hall, Davis Campus
(530) 752-8445
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Golgi-localized spectrin family members; Microanatomy

 

Thomas N. Blankenship, Ph.D.

Thomas N. Blankenship, Ph.D.

Lecturer
3402 Tupper Hall, Davis Campus
(530) 754-7120
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Vision science; Medical Education

Nadean Brown, Ph.D.

Nadean Brown, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
4407A Tupper Hall, Davis Campus
(530) 752-7806
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Developmental genetics of mammalian lens and retinal formation, focusing on the roles of Notch signaling and bHLH transcription factors

 

Marie Burns, Ph.D.

Marie Burns, Ph.D.

Professor
3403 Tupper Hall, Davis Campus
(530) 754-7154
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Photo transduction and photoreceptor physiology

Gordon Douglas, Ph.D.

Gordon Douglas, Ph.D.

Adjunct Professor
3302 Tupper Hall, Davis Campus
(530) 752-7101
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Regulation of trophoblast differentiation

 

Allen C. Enders, Ph.D.

Allen Enders, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus
3313 Tupper Hall, Davis Campus
(530) 752-8719
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Kent Erickson, Ph.D.

Kent Erickson, Ph.D.

Professor
3309 Tupper Hall, Davis Campus
(530) 752-6616
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Cancer biology and embryonic stem cells; Gross anatomy

 

Fernando A. Fierro, Ph.D.

Fernando A. Fierro, Ph.D.

Assistant Adjunct Professor
Stem Cell Program
2921 Stockton Blvd
Sacramento
(916) 703-9304
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Paul FitzGerald, Ph.D.

Paul FitzGerald, Ph.D.

Professor and Chair
3420 Tupper Hall, Davis Campus
(530) 752-7130
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The role of intermediate filaments in the biology of the ocular lens

 

Tom Glaser, MD Ph.D.

Tom Glaser, MD Ph.D.

Professor
4306 Tupper Hall, Davis Campus
(530) 752-9575
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Qizhi Gong, Ph.D.

Qizhi Gong, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
3418 Tupper Hall, Davis Campus
(530) 754-7656
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Molecular mechanisms of axon guidance

 

Douglas S. Gross, M.D., Ph.D.

Douglas S. Gross, M.D., Ph.D.

Senior Lecturer

1140 Tupper Hall, Davis Campus

(530) 754-9408

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Integrated management of childhood illness, Tropical medicine and international health

John Hess, Ph.D.

John Hess, Ph.D.

Researcher

3415 Tupper Hall, Davis Campus

(530) 752-7130

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Intermediate filament (vimentin) structure,  alpha crystallin chaperone activity, pink eye, Moraxella bovis

 

Henry Ho, Ph.D.

Henry Ho, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
4421 Tupper Hall, Davis Campus
(530) 752-8857
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Regulation of signal-induced cytoskeletal dynamics in development and disease

 

 

Neil Hunter, Ph.D.

Neil Hunter, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
347C Briggs Hall, Davis Campus
(530) 754-4401
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Molecular, genetic and cytological approaches to understanding the mechanism and regulation of crossing-over between fchromosomes with respect chromosome transmission and genome instability

 

Li-En Jao, Ph.D.

Li-En Jao, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

4415 Tupper Hall, Davis Campus
(530) 752-3424
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The roles of centrosomes and cilia in development and disease

Paul Knoepfler, Ph.D.

Paul Knoepfler, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

633A Shriners Hospital, Sacramento
(916) 453-2289
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Stem and tumor cell biology, epigenetic programming, Myc

 

Stanley Meizel, Ph.D.

Stanley Meizel, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus
3301 Tupper Hall, Davis Campus

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Jan Nolta, Ph.D.

Jan Nolta, Ph.D.

Professor

CRISP Building, Sacramento Campus

(916) 703-9300
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Understanding the dynamics of stem cell migration and attraction to sites of injury

 

Edward N. Pugh, Jr., Ph.D.

Edward N. Pugh, Jr., Ph.D.

Professor
3301C Tupper Hall
Davis Campus
(530) 752-1468
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Alice F. Tarantal, Ph.D.

Professor

Primate Center Lab, Davis Campus

(530) 752-6680
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Gene therapy, stem cell therapies, maternal:fetal microchimerism, in vivo imaging

 

Richard P. Tucker, Ph.D.

Richard P. Tucker, Ph.D.

Professor

3414 Tupper Hall
Davis Campus

(530) 752-0238
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Cell-cell and cell-matrix interactions during development and disease

Craig Watson, M.D., Ph.D.

Craig Watson, M.D., Ph.D

Professor

4860 Y St., Suite 3700

Sacramento, CA 95817

(916) 734-6284

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