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SECONDARY APPOINTMENTS

Paul H. Axelsen, M.D.

Professor of Pharmacology
105 Johnson Pavilion
131 John Morgan Building
tel: 215-898-9238
fax:  215-573-9135
axe@pharm.med.upenn.edu
Pharmacology webpage

Biophysics of molecular recognition, seeking to understand how pharmacologically active molecules recognize their target sites of action, and how they accomplish their function after binding to their target site.

Kathleen Boesze-Battaglia, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry, School of Dental Medicine
tel: 215-898-9167
fax: 215-898-3695
battagli@biochem.dental.upenn.edu
BGS webpage

Tetraspanin protein structure and role in degenerative disease processes.

Fevzi Daldal, Ph.D.

Professor of Biology
103B Lynch Laboratory
tel: 215-898-4394
fax: 215-898-8780
fdaldal@sas.upenn.edu
Biology webpage

Photosynthetic and respiratory electron transport chains in bacteria: structure, function, regulation and biogenesis of cytochromes and cytochrome complexes

Zoltan Domotor, Ph.D.

Professor of Philosophy, School of Arts and Sciences
433 Logan Hall
tel.: 215-898-6347
fax: 215-898-5576
zdomotor@sas.upenn.edu
Philosophy webpage

Methodology of scientific inquiry in biological research, theoretical foundations of biology, and applications of logical and probabilistic models in biology

Yale E. Goldman, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor of Physiology
611B Clinical Research Building
tel: (215) 898-4017
fax: (215) 898-2653
goldmany@mail.med.upenn.edu

Molecular mechanism of muscle contraction, mechanochemistry and structural biology

Rahul M. Kohli, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Disease
502B Johnson Pavilion
tel: 215-573-7523
fax: 215-349-5111
rkohli@upenn.edu
Kohli lab website

Investigating the enzymatic basis for diversity generation in the immune system and pathogens; enzyme mechanisms, chemical biology, protein evolution

Jerry D. Glickson, Ph.D.

Research Professor of Radiology
Laboratory of Molecular Imaging
B6 Stellar-Chance Labs
tel: 215-898-1805
fax: 215-573-2113
glickson@mail.med.upenn.edu
Penn Medicine webpage

The Laboratory of Molecular Imaging is developing NMR and optical imaging probes for the detection and/or treatment of cancer and heart disease and for elucidating metabolism and physiology in animal models of human disease and in human subjects.
Laboratory of Molecular Imaging homepage

Itzhak Nissim, Ph.D.

Research Professor of Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics
510C Abramson Research Building
tel: 215-590-3392
fax: 215-590-5199
ssitz@mail.med.upenn.edu

Investigation of the mechanism(s) regulating metabolic function in normal and diseased states.

Trevor M. Penning, Ph.D.

Professor of Pharmacology
1315 BRB II/III
tel: 215-898-9445/1186
fax: 215-573-2236
penning@upenn.edu
Pharmacology webpage

Structure-function of aldo-keto reductases (genes and enzymes): roles in steroid hormone action and chemical carcinogenesis
Center of Excellence in Environmental Toxicology
Penning AKR Superfamily website

Ravi Radhakrishnan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Bioengineering and of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
310 Hayden Hall
tel: 215-898-0487
fax: 215-573-2071
rradhak@seas.upenn.edu
Engineering webpage

Computational biology; molecular origin of cancer, cancer therapeutics and drug delivery using theoretical and computational tools at the molecular and system level

Norman M. Schechter, Ph.D.

Research Professor of Dermatology
240 Clinical Research Building
tel: 215-898-3680
fax: 215-573-2033
schechte@mail.med.upenn.edu

Understanding the structure, function and regulation of serine proteases from inflammatory cells. Establishing the mechanism protease inhibition by proteins of the serpin family.

Sriram Krishnaswamy, Ph.D.

Professor of Pediatrics
Research Institute, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
310 Abramson Research Center
3615 Civic Center Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
tel: 215-590-3346
fax: 215-590-2320
skrishna@mail.med.upenn.edu
CHOP webpage

Enzymology of blood coagulation: Molecular mechanisms underlying proteinase specificity, enzymic regulation and macromolecular function

Felix W. Wehrli, Ph.D.

Professor of Radiology
1 Founders Pavilion
tel: 215-662-7951
fax: 215-349-5925
wehrli@mail.med.upenn.edu
Laboratory for Structural NMR Imaging

MRI of tissue microstructure and function, mathematical modeling, image processing

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