Harvard University - Department of Molecular & Cellular Biology

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Biophysics

The following 18 faculty members include Biophysics as a research area.

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Faculty Member Research Description Areas of Research
Faculty Members
Berg, Howard Berg Motile behavior of bacteria: sensory transduction in bacterial chemotaxis (in E. coli), dynamics of the flagellar rotary motor, propulsion of non-flagellated bacteria Biophysics
Cell Biology
Neurobiology
Branton, Daniel Branton Biophysical studies with nanopores Biophysics
Cell Biology
Cluzel, Philippe Cluzel Real-time systems analysis of signal transduction and genetic networks at the single cell level. Biophysics
Cell Biology
Genetics
Systems Biology
D'Souza, Victoria D'Souza Structural biology of retrovirus replication Biochemistry
Biophysics
Structural Biology
Denic, Vlad Denic Mechanisms of membrane-associated cell biological processes. Biochemistry
Biophysics
Cell Biology
Genetics
Dowling, John Dowling Neurobiology; functional organization of the retina Biophysics
Development
Genetics
Neurobiology
Garner, Ethan Garner High resolution dynamic and spatial studies of prokaryotic cellular organization. Biochemistry
Biophysics
Cell Biology
Hastings, J. (Woody) Hastings The structures, genomic organization and circadian regulation of luciferase and other genes in dinoflagellates Biochemistry
Biophysics
Cell Biology
Gene Expression
Molecular Evolution
Hensch, Takao Hensch Experience-dependent brain development; critical periods Biophysics
Cell Biology
Neurobiology
Leschziner, Andres Leschziner Structural studies of macromolecular machines Biochemistry
Biophysics
Structural Biology
Meister, Markus Meister Function of neuronal circuits Biophysics
Neurobiology
Murthy, Venkatesh Murthy Neural circuits mediating odor processing and learning in mammals Biophysics
Neurobiology
Needleman, Daniel Needleman Physical aspects of the organization and dynamics of subcellular structures. Biophysics
Cell Biology
Systems Biology
Nelson, David Nelson "Force-induced denaturation of DNA, sequence heterogeneity and the dynamics of motor proteins, population growth and mutation in disordered media" Biophysics
Ramanathan, Sharad Ramanathan Signal processing and decision making Biophysics
Cell Biology
Neurobiology
Systems Biology
Uchida, Nao Uchida Neurobiology of perception and decision making Biophysics
Neurobiology
Affiliate Members
Strominger, Jack Strominger Molecular basis of immune recognition Biochemistry
Biophysics
Immunology
Structural Biology
Verdine, Gregory Verdine Chemical and structural biology Biochemistry
Biophysics
Gene Expression
Structural Biology