Biophysics Core & Affiliate Faculty Members

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Doeke Romke Hekstra

Assistant Professor of Moelcular and Cellular Biology
Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Harvard University
The central aim of my current research is to understand the mechanical basis of protein function, that is, the collective motions and the forces that guide these motions, enabling the conformational and energetic changes required for functional transitions.... Read more about Doeke Romke Hekstra
Northwest Building, Room 311.11
52 Oxford Street,
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: 617 496-4740
Sahand Hormoz

Sahand Hormoz

Assistant Professor
Department of Systems Biology, Harvard Medical School/ Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Associate Member, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard/ Affiliate Faculty, Harvard Stem Cell Institute
We use synthetic biology, single-molecule imaging, and single-cell analysis combined with mathematical modeling to understand the dynamics of cell state transitions in development and disease. ... Read more about Sahand Hormoz
360 Longwood Avenue
Longwood Center Building,
9th Floor, Room 310 (LC-9310)
Boston, MA 02115
p: 617 582-7361
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Sun Hur, Ph.D. (She/ Her/ Hers)

Oscar M. Schloss, MD Professor of Pediatrics
Professor, Department of Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Harvard Medical School
Program in Cellular and Molecular Medicine, Children's Hospital Boston

Our laboratory investigates the molecular mechanisms of the vertebrate immune system.

... Read more about Sun Hur, Ph.D. (She/ Her/ Hers)

Immune Disease Institute,
Center for Life Sciences Building, Room 3095
3 Blackfan Circle, Boston, MA 02115
p: 617 713-8250
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Tomas Kirchhausen

Professor of Cell Biology, Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Springer Family Chair, Boston Children's Hospital
Our objective is to bridge the gap between molecules and cells, either as independent entities in culture, as components of organoids, or as components of living tissues.... Read more about Tomas Kirchhausen
Harvard Medical School, Program in Cellular and Molecular Medicine,
Warren Alpert Building, Room 133B
200 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115
p: 617 713-8888
Gabriel Kreiman, Ph.D. (He/ Him/ His)

Gabriel Kreiman, Ph.D. (He/ Him/ His)

Professor
Children's Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School
Center for Brain Science, Harvard University Center for Minds, Brains and Machines

Investigating the neuronal circuits responsible for visual recognition and learning.... Read more about Gabriel Kreiman, Ph.D. (He/ Him/ His)

3 Blackfan Circle, Center for Life Sciences (CLS) Building
13th Floor, Rooms 13075-13078 and CLS 18th Floor
Boston, MA 02115
p: 617 919-2530
Galit  Lahav, Ph.D.

Galit Lahav, Ph.D.

Professor and Deputy Chair of Systems Biology
Department of Systems Biology, Harvard Medical School
Faculty Liaison for Development and Diversity, Office for Academic and Clinical Affairs

Dynamics of cancer pathways in single cells.... Read more about Galit Lahav, Ph.D.

Warren Alpert Building, Room 555
Department of Systems Biology, Harvard Medical School
200 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA 02115

Assistant: Andrea Chen
Email: andrea_chen@hms.harvard.edu
Phone: 617-432-6839
p: 617 432-5621 fax: 617 432-5012
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Tami D. Lieberman

Hermann L.F. von Helmholtz Career Development Professor
Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Assistant Professor, Institute for Medical Engineering and Science

Using computational and experimental tools to uncover the causes and consequences of evolution within the microbiome.

... Read more about Tami D. Lieberman

Building E25, Room 348
MIT Campus
77 Massachusetts Avenue,
Cambridge, MA 02139
p: 617 253-9757