Researchers

 

Oscar Adorno, D.C.
Biology of Manual Therapies

 

Janaina Alves, Ph.D.
Neural Progenitor Cells

 

Krishna Baksi, Ph.D.
Dol-P-Man Synthase: Modulation of Protein N-Glycosylation
Structure-Function Relationship of Muscarinic ToxinMT7

 

Jan Benedikt, Ph.D.
Bidirectional neuro-glial signaling in the hippocampus

 

Nawal Boukli, Ph.D.
Use of proteomics in the identification of disease biomarkers

Ibis Carrión, Psy.D.
Effects of Drug Abuse
 

Linette Castillo, Ph.D.
Novel Therapeutics Against Aggresive Breast Cancers
 

Luis Cubano, Ph.D.
Cytoskeletal organization
HIV Drug Resistance

 

Misty Eaton, Ph.D.
Functional Role of Potassium Channels in Astrocytes

Vesna Eterovic, Ph.D.
Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptors

Fernando Entenza, M.D.
Alzheimer’s Epidemiology

 

Briseida E. Feliciano, M.D.
Alzheimer’s Disease

 

Pedro Ferchmin, Ph.D.
Function of Nicotinic Receptors

Diana Fernandez, Ed.D.
HIV Risk reduction intervention as a secondary
HIV co-morbidity prevention.

 

Yancy Ferrer, Ph.D.
Neuroscience and Molecular Biology

 

Wanda Figueroa, M.D.
Immune restoration of HAART in HIV-infected
Puerto Rican children

Angelisa Franceschini, M.D.
PSA levels in Puerto Rican males

 

Jannette Gavillan, Ph.D.
Diabetes

Richard M. Hann, M.D.
Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptors

 

Robert Hunter, M.D.
HIV/HCV co-infection

Mikhail Inyushin, Ph.D.
Neurobiology of Drug Addiction

Ramón Jorquera, Ph.D.
Ion Channels, Short-Term-Plasticity,
Synaptic Transmission and Vesicle Trafficking

Lilia Kucheryavykh, Ph.D.
Brain Cancer

Yuriy Kucheryavykh, Ph.D.
Neuronal-Glial Networks
 

Héctor Maldonado, Ph.D.
Caveolae and Caveolin Expression

Michelle M. Martínez Montemayor, Ph.D.
Breast cancer invasion, metastasis, and cancer cell survival

 

Angel Mayor, M.D.
Risk reduction intervention as a secondary
HIV co-morbidity prevention

 

Katya Melnik, Ph.D.
Neuron-Glia interactions in the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans

 

Christine Miranda, Ph.D.
HIV/AIDS & Cancer Prevention Research

 

Eddy Ríos Olivares, Ph.D., M.P.H.
HIV and HCV Pathogenesis

Amelia Rivera, Ph.D.
Nongenomic steroid actions in the immune system
Effects of Microgravity on the Immune System

 

Legier Rojas, Ph.D.
Acute of Thyroid Hormones Actions

 

Yelitza Ruiz, M.D.
Oncology Clinical Research

 

Nadezhda Sabeva, Ph.D.
Morphology, function and vesicle cycling in neuromuscular junctions

 

Priscila Sanabria, Ph.D.
Endothelial Cell Biology

 

Thomas Schikorski, Ph.D.
Morphology and function of brain synapses

 

Serguei Skatchkov, Ph.D.
Neuronal-Glial Networks

 

Aníbal Valentín, Ph.D.
Immunology

 

Wanda Vélez, Ph.D.
Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptors

 

Astrid Zayas, Ph.D.
Optic Properties of Muller Cells

 

 

Adjunct Researchers

Rostislav Bychkov, Ph.D.
Vasomotion-brain blood vessel regulation

Maria Bykhovskaia, Ph.D.
Synaptic vesicle cycling and plasticity

Katherine L. Cook, Ph.D.
Determining the Role of Glucose Regulated Proteins (GRPs) in Breast Cancer

Suranganie Dharmawardhane, Ph.D.
Effects of Resveratrol in breast cancer metastasis

Timothy J. Hendricks, Ph.D.
Molecular Neurobiology

Antonio Henrique Baccin Martins, Ph.D.
Molecular basis of differentiation of rat neural progenitor cells

Loyda B. Méndez, Ph.D.
Toxic effects of environmental pollutants

Miguel Otero, Ph.D.
Design and Development of DNA Vaccines against Infectious Diseases

Manu O. Platt, Ph.D.
Tissue remodeling in arteries due to sickle cell disease or HIV-infection,
Roles of proteases in tumor metastasis

Ivan Santos, Ph.D.
Effects of exercise on behavior, synaptogenesis and gene expression

Lycely del C. Sepúlveda, Ph.D.
Microbial Diversity

David R. Soto, Ph.D.
Cancer Biology and Radiation Oncology

Anthony Valance Washington, Ph.D.
Platelet Research