Biophysics Core & Affiliate Faculty Members

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Jonathan Abraham, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Microbiology, Harvard Medical School

We use methods in molecular biology, immunology, and structural biology to study host-pathogen interactions, with the goal of informing strategies aimed at treating or preventing infection.

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New Research Building, Room 939L
77 Avenue Louis Pasteur
Boston, MA 02115
p: 617 432-5388
Mark L. Andermann, Ph.D. (He/Him/ His)

Mark L. Andermann, Ph.D. (He/Him/ His)

Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Department of Medicine
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

The goal of my lab is to understand the role of corticolimbic areas in guiding attention to, and imagery, learning and memory of, motivationally-salient external and interoceptive stimuli.... Read more about Mark L. Andermann, Ph.D. (He/Him/ His)

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
330 Brookline Ave., E\CLS 701
Boston, MA 02215
p: 617 913-4190
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Brian J. Bacskai

Professor of Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School
Principal Investigator, Alzheimer's Disease Research Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital

Researching Alzheimer's disease using multiphoton microscopy to observe, in vivo, the anatomy and physiology of specific cell type in the brain.... Read more about Brian J. Bacskai

Alzheimer's Disease Research Unit
Massachusetts General Hospital
114 16th St., CNY 114, Room 2010
Charlestown, MA 02129
p: 617 724-5306
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Michael Baym, Ph.D. (He/ Him/ His)

Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics, Harvard Medical School
Member of the Laboratory of Systems Pharmacology

Our lab studies microbial evolution, primarily of antibiotic resistance, with a goal of developing practical interventions to reduce or reverse resistance.

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Department of Biomedical Informatics
Countway 303
10 Shattuck Street
Boston, MA 02115
Stephen C. Blacklow, M.D., Ph.D.

Stephen C. Blacklow, M.D., Ph.D.

Gustavus Adolphus Pfeiffer Professor
Chair, Department of Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Harvard Medical School
Member, Department of Cancer Biology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute

The Blacklow laboratory studies biochemical and molecular mechanisms of signal transduction. A major focus is on elucidating key events mediated by the Notch signaling pathway in health and disease.... Read more about Stephen C. Blacklow, M.D., Ph.D.

Harvard Medical School
LHRRB Building, Room 201B
45 Shattuck Street, Boston, MA 02115
p: 617 432-5176
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Martha L. Bulyk

Professor of Medicine and Pathology, Harvard Medical School
Division of Genetics, Brigham & Women's Hospital
Co-Chair, Harvard Biophysics Graduate Program

Transcription factors and DNA regulatory elements.... Read more about Martha L. Bulyk

Division of Genetics, Dept. of Medicine
Brigham & Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School
HMS New Research Building, Room 466D (4th Floor)
77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston, MA 02115
p: 617 525-4725
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Stephen Buratowski, Ph.D. (He/ Him/ His)

Professor of Biological Chemistry and Moelcular Pharmacology
Department of Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Harvard Medical School
Member, Harvard Center for Cancer Research

The Buratowski Lab studies eukaryotic gene transcription, chromatin regulation, and RNA processing using a wide range of biochemical, molecular, and genetic techniques.

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Building C2, Room 347
Harvard Medical School
240 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
p: 617 432-0696
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Luke H. Chao

Assistant Professor
Department of Molecular Biology, Massachusetts General Hospital
Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School
Our group is interested in understanding the structural and biophysical determinants of membrane morphology. Active areas of interest include: mitochondrial dynamics (and cristae morphology), bacterial ultrastructure, and plasma membrane projections.... Read more about Luke H. Chao
185 Cambridge Street, Simches Research Building, CPZN 6.808
Boston, MA 02114
p: (617) 724-2323
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George M. Church, Ph.D. (He/ Him/ His)

Robert Winthrop Professor of Genetics, & Health Sciences & Technology, Harvard Medical School/ MIT
Director of HMS NHGRI-Center of Excellence in Genomic Science, Director of Personal Genome Project
Broad Institute & Wyss Harvard Institute of Biologically Inspired Engineering

Pursuing "Next generation" DNA sequencing methods and chip-DNA-synthesis, gene editing and stem cell engineering.... Read more about George M. Church, Ph.D. (He/ Him/ His)

Harvard Medical School
Department of Genetics
New Research Building, Room 238
77 Avenue Louis Pasteur
Boston, MA 02115
p: 617 432-1278