Molecular Toxicology and Carcinogenesis researchers working in the Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences at Penn State.

  • Professor of Molecular Toxicology and Carcinogenesis
  • Associate Chair, Molecular Cellular and Integrative Biosciences Graduate Program
  • Assistant Professor
  • Dr. Frances Keesler Graham Early Career Professor

Areas of Expertise

  • Genomics
  • Human Genetics
  • Exposome
  • Genetic Interactions (Epistasis)
  • Gene-Environment Interactions
  • Complex Disease
  • Precision Medicine
  • Biomedical Informatics
  • Metabolomics
  • Assistant Professor

Areas of Expertise

  • Metabolomics
  • Natural Product Chemistry
  • Bioinformatics
  • Antimicrobial Drug Discovery
  • Ethnobotany and Indigenous Knowledge
  • Plant-associated Microbiomes
  • Botanical Dietary Supplements
  • Toxicology
  • Professor Emeritus of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences
  • Academy of Toxicological Sciences

Areas of Expertise

  • Molecular Toxicology
  • Nuclear Receptors
  • Gene Regulation
  • Tombros Early Career Professor
  • Professor of Molecular Toxicology
  • Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Areas of Expertise

  • Metabolomics
  • Microbiome
  • Drug Metabolism
  • Metabolism
  • Environmental Contaminants
  • H. Thomas and Dorothy Willits Hallowell Chair in Agricultural Sciences

Areas of Expertise

  • microbiome
  • aryl hydrocarbon receptor
  • dioxin
  • drug metabolism
  • toxicology
  • transcriptional regulation
  • Distinguished Professor of Molecular Toxicology & Carcinogenesis
  • Deputy Director, The Penn State Cancer Institute

Areas of Expertise

  • Molecular toxicology and carcinogenesis
  • Nuclear receptors
  • Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors
  • Cancer
  • Lipid metabolism
  • Department Head
  • Professor of Immunology and Molecular Toxicology

Areas of Expertise

  • Micronutrient selenium, selenoproteins, and redox homeostasis in immune cells
  • Macrophage biology- emphasis on selenoproteins in gut inflammation and resolution
  • Cancer (leukemia) and leukemia stem cells
  • Redox regulation of erythropoiesis during inflammation
  • Endogenous bioactive lipid mediators- prostaglandins & leukotrienes
  • Distinguished Professor Emeritus
  • Director Emeritus The Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences
  • Professor of Molecular Toxicology
  • Pharmacology & Toxicology Undergraduate Program Coordinator

Areas of Expertise

  • Pharmacology and Toxicology
  • Nuclear receptors
  • Molecular Nutrition
  • Drug Discovery
  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation