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Organization


Chief

Michael M. Gottesman, M.D.

Deputy Laboratory Chief

Suresh V. Ambudkar, Ph.D.

Office of the Chief Staff

Consuelo F. Holguin, Program Specialist
George F. Leiman, Editorial Assistant
Barbara Murphy, Technical Laboratory Manager
Joyce Sharrar, Special Assistant
Cushena Tribble, Secretary

Investigators

Michael M. Gottesman, M.D., Laboratory Chief
Head, Multidrug Resistance Section

Research Team:
• Joshua Bakhsheshian, M.S., Research Fellow
• Carol Cardarelli, B.A., Biological Laboratory Technician
• King-Leung Fung, Ph.D., Research Fellow
• James Greene, Predoctoral Fellow
Matthew D. Hall, Ph.D., Staff Scientist
• Orit Lavi, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow (Visiting)
• James Madigan, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow (CRTA)
• Radhakrishnan Padmanabhan, Ph.D., Special Volunteer
• Rajalakshmi Padmanabhan, Ph.D., Research Chemist
• Kristen Pluchino, Predoctoral Fellow
• Joanna Poprawski, Predoctoral Fellow
• Marina Stukova, Postbaccalaureate Fellow
• Wilfred Vieira, B.S., Biological Laboratory Technician
Suresh V. Ambudkar, Ph.D., Deputy Laboratory Chief
Head, Transport Biochemistry Section

Research Team:
• Eduardo Chufan, Ph.D., Research Fellow
• John Golin, Ph.D., Special Volunteer
• Khyati Kapoor, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow (Visiting)
Zuben E. Sauna, Ph.D., Special Volunteer
Suneet Shukla, Ph.D., Staff Scientist
• Hong-May Sim, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow (Visiting)
Ettore Appella, M.D., Senior Investigator
Head, Chemical Immunology Section

Research Team:
• Pramita Chatterjee, Research Biologist
• Subrata Debnath, Postdoctoral Fellow (Visiting)
• Yantenew Gete, Postdoctoral Fellow (CRTA)
• Akiko Komura, Summer Student
Sharlyn Mazur, Ph.D., Staff Scientist
• Hiroyasu Sakai, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow (Visiting)
• Harichandra Dnyaneshwar Tagad, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow (Visiting)
• Kan Tanoue, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow (Visiting)
Vincent J. Hearing, Ph.D., Senior Investigator
Head, Pigment Cell Biology Section

Research Team:
• Sergio Coelho, M.S., Research Biologist
• Dominik David Ebsen, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow (Visiting)
• Jingce Lei, Summer Student
Julio C. Valencia, M.D., Staff Scientist
• Lanlan Yin, Postdoctoral Fellow (CRTA)
Michael Maurizi, Ph.D., Senior Investigator
Head, Biochemistry of Proteins Section

Research Team:
• Poorva Dharkar, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow (Visiting)
• Katie Hsia, Special Volunteer
• Matthew Humbard, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow (CRTA)
• Jeong Han Kang, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow (Visiting)
• Germaine Yeku Noukelak, Postbaccalaureate Fellow
• Serhiy Volodymirovych Surkov, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow (Visiting)
• Yang Zhang, Ph.D., Research Biologist
Sriram Subramaniam, Ph.D., Senior Investigator
Head, Biophysics Section

Research Team:
• Soojay Banerjee, Ph.D., Research Biochemist (Contr)
Alberto Bartesaghi, Ph.D., Staff Scientist
• Daniel Cooper, Laboratory Technician (Contr)
• Thao Do, Predoctoral Fellow
• Lesley Ann Earl, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow (CRTA)
• Andrei Florescu, Data Manager (Contr)
• Gabriel Frank, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow (Visiting)
• Giovanna Grandinetti, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow (CRTA)
• Lisa Hartnell, Ph.D., Research Biologist
• Martin Kessel, Ph.D., Special Volunteer
• Doreen Matthies, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow (Visiting)
• Joel Meyerson, Predoctoral Fellow
• Kedar Narayan, Ph.D., Research Fellow
• Prashant Rao, Postbaccalaureate Fellow
• Johnetta Nakibu Saygbe, Postbaccalaureate Fellow
• Erin Tran, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow (CRTA)
• Madhvi Venkatesh, Predoctoral Fellow
Kandice Tanner, Ph.D., Investigator
Head, Tissue Morphodynamics Unit

Research Team:
• Anna Afasizheva, B.S., Postbaccalaureate Fellow
• Benjamin Blehm, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow (CRTA)
• Nancy Jiang, Special Volunteer
• Yorihisa Kotobuki, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow (Visiting)
Di Xia, Ph.D., Senior Investigator
Head, Crystallography Section

Research Team:
• Rui Bao, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow (Visiting)
• Elizabeth B Bou, Summer Student
Lothar Esser, Ph.D., Staff Scientist
• Wai-Kwan Tang, Ph.D., Research Fellow
• Yumei Xiao, Special Volunteer
• Alex Zhang, Summer Student
• Fei Zhou, Postdoctoral Fellow (Visiting)
• Yihui Zhou, Special Volunteer
Victor B. Zhurkin, Ph.D., Senior Investigator
Head, DNA and Nucleoproteins Section

Research Team:
• Feng Cui, Ph.D., Special Volunteer
• Tatiana Nikitina, Research Assistant (Contr)
• Seyed Davood Norouzi, Postdoctoral Fellow (Visiting)
• Nikolai Borisovich Ulianov, Ph.D., Senior Research Fellow
• Difei Wang, Ph.D., Special Volunteer

Associate Scientists

Jacqueline L. Milne, Ph.D.
Head, Electron Microscopy Core

Research Team:
Mario Juan Borgnia, Ph.D., Staff Scientist
• Alan Anthony Merk, Postbaccalaureate Fellow

Staff Scientists

Alberto Bartesaghi, Ph.D.
Biophysics Section
Mario Juan Borgnia, Ph.D.
Electron Microscopy Core
Stewart R. Durell, Ph.D.
Head, Molecular Modeling Core

Research Team:
• Yinon Shafrir, Ph.D., Research Biologist
Lothar Esser, Ph.D.
Crystallography Section
Matthew D. Hall, Ph.D.
Multidrug Resistance Section
Lisa M. Jenkins, Ph.D.
Sharlyn Mazur, Ph.D.
Chemical Immunology Section
Suneet Shukla, Ph.D.
Transport Biochemistry Section
Julio C. Valencia, M.D.
Pigment Cell Biology Section

Other Groups and Programs


Collaborative Protein Technology Resource/Mass Spec
Suresh V. Ambudkar, Ph.D., Head
Lisa M. Jenkins, Ph.D., Staff Scientist
Collaborative Protein Technology Resource/Nanopro
Suresh V. Ambudkar, Ph.D., Head
Jinqiu Chen, Ph.D., Facility Head
Michelle Herrmann, M.S., Research Chemist