University of Wisconsin–Madison
College of Agricultural and Life Sciences | School of Medicine and Public Health

Mouse and other mammals

Faculty studying mouse and other mammals

Caroline Alexander

Oncology
Analysis of breast development, signaling and disease

Alan Attie

Biochemistry
Genetics of type 2 diabetes and related metabolic diseases

Anjon Audhya

Biomolecular Chemistry
Regulation of vesicle biogenesis and membrane transport during development

Barak Blum

Cell and Regenerative Biology
Regenerative biology of the endocrine pancreas, genetics of type-1 and type-2 diabetes

Karl Broman

Biostatistics and Medical Informatics
Statistical
 genetics and genomics

Hao Chang

Dermatology
Planar cell polarity in mammalian skin development and cancer

Qiang Chang

Medical Genetics and Neurology
DNA methylation-dependent epigenetic regulation of brain functions

Lara Collier

Pharmacy
We use genetic and pharmacological approaches in mouse models to study disease etiology and treatment

Feyza Engin

Biomolecular Chemistry
Diabetes and metabolic disorders, organelle dysfunction, stress responses, beta cell biology

Michael Gould

Oncology
Oncogenes and suppressor genes in mammary carcinogenesis

Daniel S. Greenspan

Cell and Regenerative Biology
Genes important to vertebrate development and human disease

Anne Griep

Anatomy
My laboratory's focus is development and disorders of the visual system using the mouse as the model system

Zhen Huang

Neurology and Nueroscience
Neuron and glial cell fate specification and differentiation, cortical neuron migration, migration disorders

Akihiro Ikeda

Medical Genetics
Identifying genes involved in aging, cell proliferation and neovascularization using mouse genetics

Dudley Lamming

Medicine
Biology of aging and age-related diseases, diabetes, cancer, Alzheimer’s disease

Peter Lewis

Biomolecular Chemistry
Epigenetic Mechanisms in Development and Cancer

Ahmed Mahmoud

Cell and Regenerative Biology
Mammalian cardiac regeneration

Paul Marker

Pharmacy
Prostate biology, benign prostatic hyperplasia, and cancer using mouse genetics and clinical samples

David McCulley

Pediatrics
Developmental biology and genetics related to lung and pulmonary vascular development and disease.

Bret Payseur

Genetics and Medical Genetics
Speciation, Evolution of Extreme Phenotypes, Recombination

Tomas Prolla

Genetics and Medical Genetics
DNA repair, cancer and the aging process

Randal Tibbetts

Human Oncology
Genetic control of DNA replication and repair in mammals. Mechanisms of neurodegeneration in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)

Beth A. Weaver

Cell and Regenerative Biology - McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research
Mitosis, Aneuploidy, Cell Cycle, Cancer

Jing Zhang

Oncology
Using genetically engineered mouse models to study normal and mutant hematopoietic stem cell functions

Xinyu Zhao

Neuroscience
Genetics and epigenetic regulation of neural stem cells and neuronal development