Neurobiology

Hwai-Jong (HJ) Cheng

  • Neuroscience Graduate Group Chair; Professor
  • Department of Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior, College of Biological Sciences
  • Center for Neuroscience
  • Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, School of Medicine
Research Interests: Axon Guidance and Axon Refinement
1515 Newton Court / Room 612G

Janine M. LaSalle

  • Professor
  • Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, School of Medicine
  • Perinatal Origins of Disparities Center
  • Genome Center
  • Environmental Health Sciences Center
  • MIND Institute
Research Interests: Epigenetics of Autism Spectrum Neurodevelopmental Disorders; Gene x Environment interactions in Perinatal Health Disparities
3428 Tupper Hall

Michael Ferns

  • Professor
  • Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, School of Medicine
  • Department of Physiology and Membrane Biology, School of Medicine
Research Interests: Cellular and molecular basis of cholinergic synapse formation in mammalian nervous system
4218 TUPPER HALL

Dr. Cecilia Giulivi, MS Biochemistry, PHD Biochemistry

  • Professor, Director of the Redox Biology Lab
  • Department of Molecular Biosciences, School of Veterinary Medicine
  • MIND Institute
Research Interests: Understanding the mitochondrial mechanisms underlying pathophysiology in neurobiology
3017 VetMed3B
School of Veterinary Medicine, 1089 Veterinary Medicine Dr., Davis CA 95616

Chengji Zhou

  • Professor
  • Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine, School of Medicine
  • Institute for Pediatric Regenerative Medicine
Research Interests: Wnt signaling and epigenetic mechanisms of birth defects and regeneration
2425 Stockton Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95817, 602B Shriners Hospitals for Children