Texas Tech University

Faculty Molecular Mechanisms of Disease Research Focuses

Investigator Topic Involvement
Prasanth Chelikani Mechanism on signals generated from gastrointestinal tract -- Regulate energy, balance, and metabolism using rat model Obesity Society; American Society of Nutrition
Klementina Fon Tacer Mechanisms of evolution to protect mammalian germ cells against stress in respect to how and why these cells were co-opted in cancer Society for the Study of Reproduction; American Society for Andrology
Jason Fritzler Molecular and biochemical evaluation and elucidation of novel chemotherapeutic agents against several drug resistant pathogens American Society for Microbiology, American Association for Veterinary Parasitologists, and AAAS
Annelise Nguyen Tumorigenesis; Anticancer drug development Society of Toxicology, American Association for Cancer Research
Ashley Steuer Host-parasite interaction AVMA, American association of Veterinary Practitioners, American Association of Equine Practitioners, American Heartworm Society
Ebenezer Tumban Molecular determinants of arboviruses modes of transmission, developing immunodiagnostic kits against infectious agents, developing candidates for vaccine; VLP-based subunit vaccines
Kelly Williams Depression and suicide American Foundation for Suicide Prevention