About LBRN


Project Investigators

Sanjay Batra

HDACs regulate inflammatory responses against microbial toxins & CSE exposure

Southern University and A&M College, Department of Environmental Toxicology

Ann Findley

Acquisition of Real-Time PCR and Gel Documentation Systems for ULM Biology

Univeristy of Louisiana at Monroe, Department of Biology

Srinivas Garlapati

Mechanism of translation initiation in protozoan parasite Giardia lamblia

University of Louisiana at Monroe, School of Sciences

Rebecca Giorno-McConnell

Spore outer structures: Contribution to germination heterogeneity

Louisiana Tech University

Thomas Huckaba

Mechanistic analysis of KifSA mutations that cause hereditary spastic paraplegia

Xavier University of Louisiana, Department of Biology

Keith Jackson

Role of heme oxygenase in the renal control of hypertension

University of Louisiana at Monroe

Harris McFerrin

Inhibition of HSV-1 Associated Ocular Neovascularization by Antiangiogenic Agents

Xavier University of Louisiana, Department of Biology

Subramanyam Murthy

DPP4 inhibitors in combating the effects of homocysteine and cholesterol

Southern University and A&M College

Brian Salvatore

Design and synthesis of novel polyphenol cancer therapeutics

Louisiana State University, Shreveport

Jayalakshmi Sridhar

Development of Casein Kinase 1 Inhibitors as Therapeutics for Alzheimer's Disease

Xavier University of Louisiana, Department of Chemistry

Shuju Bai

Modeling Protein-Substrate Interactions in the Lipoxygenase Family Using Computational Approaches

Southern University and A&M College, Department of Computer Science

Kui Chen

Nanosensors for Reactive Oxygen Species and their Roles in Carcinogenesis

Louisiana State University in Shreveport, Department of Chemistry & Physics

Alan Chiu

Adaptive Coupled Neural System Model for Hippocampal Function Restoration

Louisiana Tech University, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Chris R. Gissendanner

NR4A Regulation of Organ Morphogenesis

ULM College of Pharmacy, Department of Basic Pharmaceutical Sciences

Amal Khalil Kaddoumi

Targeting Beta Amyloid Clearance as Therapeutic Approach for Alzheimer's Disease

University of Louisiana at Monroe, College of Pharmacy

Yong-Yu Liu

Epigenetic Effects of Ceramide Glycosylation and Drug-Resistant Cancer Stem Cell

University of Louisiana at Monroe, College of Pharmacy

Elahe Mahdavian

Development of Novel Anti-Cancer Agents

Louisiana State University in Shreveport, Department of Computer Science

Eduardo Martinez-Ceballos

Regulation of Mouse ES Cell Differentiation into Neurons by Hoxa1

Southern University and A&M College, Department of Pathobiological Science

Teresa Murray

Newly discovered neural receptor's role in Aβ1-42 pathogenesis of Alzheimer's disease

Louisiana Tech University, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Seetharama D Satyanarayanajois

Role of Extracellular Domain IV of HER2 Protein in Cell Signaling

University of Louisiana at Monroe, College of Pharmacy

Maureen Shuh

The Molecular Mechanisms of Adult T cell Leukemia Induction by HTLV-I Tax

Xavier University, College of Pharmacy

Tara Williams-Hart

Assessment of the Molecular Target of Fusarochromanone and its Analogues

Louisiana State University in Shreveport, Department of Biological Sciences

Shizhong Yang

Molecular dynamics simulation on the interaction between domain I of gK and extracellular domain IV of UL20

Southern University and A&M College, Department of Computer Science

Kun Zhang

Enhancement of microRNA Research through Bioinformatics Tool Development

Xavier University, Department of Computer Science