Research Interests: Host-pathogen interactions in CNS infection and BBB function during pathological conditions.
Biochemistry, Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology Graduate Group
Research Interests: We study host-parasite interactions between the obligate intracellular eukaryotic parasite Toxoplasma gondii and its hosts.
Research Interests: The research in my lab focuses on understanding the genetic mechanisms and environmental factors that control and affect early vertebrate development.
Research Interests: Phytonutrient biochemistry and physiology; Biosynthesis, accumulation and function of carotenoids and polyphenols in plants; Targeted improvement of crop phytonutrient composition and content for enhanced nutritional and medicinal values.