Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology

March of Dimes Award Supports Richard McKenney’s Research into Prenatal Brain Development

March 15, 2018
For more than a decade, Assistant Professor Richard McKenney, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, has dedicated his research to the microscopic world of movement and transportation within cells. Now, a two-year, $150,000 research award from the March of Dimes will support his research to better understand how molecular dysfunction influences prenatal brain development.

Gerald Quon

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
  • Genome Center
  • Department of Comprehensive Cancer Center
Research Interests: Gene network inference and dynamics | Genetics of complex diseases | Genomics-based personalized medicine | Gene-environment interactions
GBSF 4331

Marina Crowder

  • Lecturer PSOE
  • Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
Research Interests: High-impact teaching and learning practices in large-enrollment courses | Promoting science skills and scientific literacy for the 21st century student | Developing and evaluating best practices for teaching and learning in Genetics | Fostering evidence-based teaching practices among faculty and future faculty
156 Briggs Hall