Catherine Ambrose, PhD

catherine.g.ambrose@uth.tmc.edu

Focus: Mechanical strength of musculoskeletal materials, bone quality assessment methods

Walid D Fakhouri, PhD

Walid.D.Fakhouri@uth.tmc.edu

Focus: Genetics of Craniofacial Bone Disorders and Computational Modeling of Non-coding DNA Variations

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Mary C. (Cindy) Farach-Carson, PhD

Mary.C.FarachCarson@uth.tmc.edu

Focus: Tissue engineering, extracellular matrix and cancer biology; use of complex 3D systems for cell and microtissue culture of both normal and cancerous tissues

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Jacqui Hecht, PhD

jacqueline.t.hecht@uth.tmc.edu

Focus: Gene discovery nonsyndromic cleft lip/palate, chondrocyte biology, pseudoachondroplasia natural history

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Junichi Iwata, DDS, PhD

Junichi.Iwata@uth.tmc.edu

Focus: Craniofacial development; membrane trafficking; autophagy

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Kurtis Kasper, PhD

Fred.K.Kasper@uth.tmc.edu

Focus: Bone tissue engineering; biomaterials; 3D printing

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Yoshihiro Komatsu, PhD

Yoshihiro.Komatsu@uth.tmc.edu 

Focus: Craniofacial bone development and regeneration

Ariadne Letra, D.D.S., M.S., Ph.D.

ariadne.m.letra@uth.tmc.edu

Focus: Genetics of craniofacial anomalies and oral inflammatory conditions

Karen Posey, PhD

karen.posey@uth.tmc.edu

Focus: Cartilage conditions

Nahid Rianon, MD

Nahid.J.Rianon@uth.tmc.edu

Focus: Geriatric science

Laura A. SmithCallahan, PhD

laura.a.smithcallahan@uth.tmc.edu

Focus: Tissue Engineering, biomaterial development, cell-material interface

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Xiangli Yang, PhD

xiangli.y.elefteriou@uth.tmc.edu

Focus: Transcriptional regulation of skeletal development and fracture repair

Simon Young, DDS, MD, PhD

simon.young@uth.tmc.edu

Focus: Cancer immunotherapy, biomateirals for bone tissue engineering

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Jun Wang, PhD

junw@bcm.edu

Focus: Cardiovascular Sciences/Cell and Developmental Biology/Molecular Biology and Genetics/Human Disease