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Basic Mechanisms of Disease

Genetic and epigenetic abnormalities underlie many human diseases, including inherited disorders and cancer. Other diseases resul from infectious agents. Understanding the biochemical, genetic, molecular and epigenetic origins of disease offers the opportunity for treatment of such diseases. Faculty in this group study the origin, etiology, progression and treatment of diseases of multiple organs.

IU School of Medicine Faculty Investigators

Richard L. Carpenter, PhD

Richard L. Carpenter, PhD

Assistant Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
David L. Daleke, PhD

David L. Daleke, PhD

Associate Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
John G. Foley, PhD

John G. Foley, PhD

Associate Professor of Anatomy & Cell Biology
Wayne C. Forrester, PhD

Wayne C. Forrester, PhD

Director of Genetics
Peter C. Hollenhorst, PhD

Peter C. Hollenhorst, PhD

Associate Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Heather A. Hundley, PhD

Heather A. Hundley, PhD

Associate Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Anirban K. Mitra, PhD

Anirban K. Mitra, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medical & Molecular Genetics
Kenneth P. Nephew, PhD

Kenneth P. Nephew, PhD

Professor of Cellular & Integrative Physiology
Heather M. O'Hagan, PhD

Heather M. O'Hagan, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medical & Molecular Genetics