Faculty and Trainers

Associate Professor, Mol Gen/Cell Bio
mrust@uchicago.edu
Bacteria are an ancient form of life that occupies almost every conceivable niche, from pathogenesis to commensal existence with an animal host to primary production in...
Associate Professor, Mol Gen/Cell Bio
aruthenburg@uchicago.edu
The unifying theme of my lab is the elucidation of molecular mechanisms underlying management chromatin, the physiological form of the genome. In particular, we are...
Professor, BSD Basic Sciences Chairman
jstaley@uchicago.edu
Our goal is to understand the mechanism and regulation of nuclear pre-mRNA splicing, an essential step in eukaryotic gene expression. Pre-mRNA splicing is catalyzed by...
Professor, Mol Gen/Cell Bio
apturkew@uchicago.edu
A network of membrane-bound organelles, interconnected by dynamic vesicular traffic, is a defining hallmark of eukaryotes. Our laboratory studies membrane traffic in...