TRP channel function in thermosensation, pain, and inflammation
Mass spectrometry strategies to characterize proteins and their modifications in malnutrition, neurological diseases and cancer
Roles of cytoplasmic and nuclear glycosylation in transcription, oncogene function, neurodegenerative disease, and in diabetes
Molecular Mechanisms of Synapse Formation in Development and Disease
The Regulation of Neuronal Gene Expression in Health and Disease
Signal transduction; Mass spectrometry; Bioinformatics; Cancer biomarkers
Functional Specificity and Design of Signal Transduction Pathways
Structure, function, regulation and interfacial enzymology of lipid metabolizing enzymes involved in signal transduction cascades; biochemistry and chemistry of lipids and lipid metabolizing enzymes involved in signaling cascades.
Cellular and organismal metabolism
O-GlcNAc, A Novel Regulator of the Cellular Stress Response and Cell Surival.