|Present||Director, Biomolecular Research Center, Boise State University|
|Present||Distinguished Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, Boise State University|
|2019 - Present||Utilizing Graphene as a Bio-Scaffold for Musculoskeletal Tissue Engineering|
|National Science Foundation|
|Colleague(s): David Estrada, et al.|
|2018 - Present||Replicating Marrow Mechanics of Stem Cells Ex vivo|
|National Institutes of Health|
|Colleague(s): Gunes Uzer, Trevor Lujan, David Estrada, and Mary C. Farach-Carson|
|2017 - Present||Effects on Human Beings of Long-Term Space Travel and Gravity-Free Environments|
|Colleague(s): Gunez Uzer|
Honors and Awards
- Distinguished Professor in Biological Sciences, 2010-2011
- Boise State University Foundation Scholar Award
- Lori and Duane Stueckle Dean's Distinguished Faculty Award
- Biochemistry of Cell Signaling
- Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Study
- Advanced Developmental Biology
Department of Biology
Boise State University
Boise, ID 83725-1515
Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor Activation by TCDD Modulates Expression of Extracellular ...
BioMed Research International (2016)
The aryl hydrocarbon receptor (AhR) is a soluble, ligand-activated transcription factor that mediates the toxicity of 2,3,7,8- tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin (TCDD). Increasing ...
Stüve-Wiedemann Syndrome: LIFR and Associated Cytokines in Clinical Course and ...
Orphanet Journal of Rare Diseases (2014)
Stüve-Wiedemann syndrome (STWS; OMIM #610559) is a rare bent-bone dysplasia that includes radiologic bone anomalies, respiratory distress, feeding difficulties, and ...
Osteochondritis Dissecans Knee Histology Studies Have Variable Findings and Theories ...
Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research (2013)
Background Although many etiological theories have been proposed for osteochondritis dissecans (OCD), its etiology remains unclear. Histological analysis of the ...
Collagen Type XI α1 Chain Amino Propeptide Structural Model ...
International Conference of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Proceedings (2011)
Modeling of the collagen α1(XI) amino propeptide (NPP) domain was performed to better understand how dimerization and glycosaminoglycan binding are ...