Faculty

Dr. Michael Story

Michael Story, Ph.D.

Division Chief and Professor

Research Interests: Carcinogenesis associated with HZE particle exposure, intrinsic radiosensitivity, modulation of drug and radiation response by GSTO expression, molecular markers of radioresponse, radiotherapy research: SBRT and other
Story Lab

Asaithamby Aroumougame, Ph.D.

Asaithamby Aroumougame, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Research Interests: Werner syndrome and Fanconi anemia proteins in carcinogenesis; radiobiology of space radiation; and oxidative stress responses in heart myocytes

Dr. Sandeep Burma

Sandeep Burma, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Research Interests: Genetic basis of radioresistance of glioblastomas, particle radiation and carcinogenesis (NASA), sensing, signaling, and repair of DNA double-strand breaks
Burma Lab

Benjamin Chen

Benjamin C. Chen, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Research Interests: Genomic instability and cancer development, radiation biology and DNA damage repair, tissue stem cell
Chen Lab

Dr. David Chen

David Chen, Ph.D.

Professor

Research Interests: DNA damage responses induced by HZE particles in human cells, structural cell biology of DNA repair machines, the role of DNA-PK in DNA double-strand break repair
Chen Lab

Debabrata Saha

Debabrata Saha, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Research Interests: Role of Cycloxygenase-2 in radiation and chemo-resistance, role of small molecule inhibitors as radio-sensitizers

Amit Das, Ph.D.

Amit Das, Ph.D.

Instructor

Anthony Davis, Ph.D.

Anthony Davis, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Yu-Fen Lin, Ph.D.

Instructor

Bipasha Mukherjee, Ph.D.

Bipasha Mukherjee, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Tsuguhide Takeshima, Ph.D.

Tsuguhide Takeshima, Ph.D.

Assistant Instructor