Chemical Biology, Biochemistry and Biophysics (CB3)

Manny Ares Mechanisms of Splicing Regulation
Ilan Benjamin Computational Studies of Structure, Dynamics and Reactivity at Liquid/model Membrane Interfaces
Phil Berman Biotechnology and Infectious Diseases
Hinrich Boeger Chromatin Structure and Gene Regulation   
Manel Camps Use of Random Mutagenesis for Studies of Evolution and for Therapy
Rebecca Dubois Structure, Function, and Engineering of Virus Proteins
Ólöf Einarsdóttir Structure, Mechanisms, and Dynamics of Respiratory Heme-Copper Oxidases
Grant Hartzog How Chromatin Influences Transcription
Ted Holman Biochemical and Inhibitory Investigations into Lipoxygenase: a Possible Therapeutic for Stroke, Diabetes and Heart Disease 
Tim Johnstone Medicinal bioinorganic chemistry; synthetic inorganic chemistry; nanoparticle drug delivery; inorganic spectroscopy; small-molecule X-ray crystallography; mammalian and microbiological cell culture
Melissa Jurica Structure and Functional Analysis of Spliceosomes   
Kevin Karplus Long-read DNA Sequencing 
Doug Kellogg Control of Cell Growth and Size
Dave Kliger Dynamics of Biomedical Molecules in Vision, Allostery, and Folding
Sarah Loerch Structure and function of RNA-protein complexes, electron cryo-microscopy, biochemistry and biophysics, image processing
Scott Lokey Chemical Biology, Cyclic Peptides, Small Molecule Screening 
John MacMillan Natural products chemistry, chemical biology, structural elucidation, cancer biology, microbial natural products
Pradip Mascharak Inorganic Chemistry, Protein Active Site Modeling, Biomaterials, Design of Metallodrugs
Shaun McKinnie Discovery and application of natural product biosynthetic enzymology and chemistry
Glenn Millhauser Prions, Metallobiochemistry, Agouti and Melanocortin Signaling, Total Protein Synthesis
Harry Noller Structure and Function of the Ribosome 
Karen Ottemann The Molecular Virulence Factors of Helicobacter pylori
Carrie Partch Molecular Mechanisms of Circadian Rhythmicity
Yuan Ping Theoretical chemistry, materials chemistry, solar energy conversion, electronic structure
Jevgenij Raskatov Organic synthesis, NMR, molecular modeling, biophysical characterization, molecular biology assaysproducts
Laura Sanchez Mass spectrometry, small molecule communication, natural products, microbial communities, cancer 
Seth Rubin Biochemical Mechanisms in Cell Growth and Division
Chad Saltikov Understanding the Molecular Biology and Ecology of Bacteria that Metabolize Toxic Metals
Bill Scott RNA Structure, Catalysis and the Origin of Life
Donald Smith Molecular and Functional impacts of Neurotoxic Agents
Bill Sullivan Cell Cycle, Cytoskeleton, and Host-pathogen Interactions
Michael Stone Structure and Dynamics of Telomeres and Telomerase
Christopher Vollmers DNA Sequencing Tools for the Analysis of B cells
Al Zahler Alternative Pre-mRNA Splicing Regulation and the Biological Role of Small RNAs   
nih UCSC's graduate  Program in Biomedical Sciences and Engineering is supported by training grants from the National Institute of General Medical Science and the National Human Genome Research Institute.