Areas of Research-Department of Biological Sciences - Carnegie Mellon University

Areas of Research in Molecular Biology and Genetics

  • Processing mechanisms of pre-mRNA and rRNA
  • Development of genomic and proteomic tools for gene discovery and analysis
  • Developmental regulation and function of alternative pre-mRNA splicing in Drosophila and mammalian systems
  • Molecular rearrangements occurring during the biogenesis of ribosomes in yeast
  • Evolution of developmental mechanisms using gene regulatory networks (GRNs)