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   FACULTY
     
Follow the links below to become acquainted with Hauptman-Woodward’s scientists and their research projects.  All of the Institute’s Research Scientists are also assistant, associate, or full professors in the Structural Biology Department of the State University of New York at Buffalo.

**Indicates a scientist currently active in the PPBS graduate program of the Structural Biology Department.
Faculty
Structural and Molecular Biology
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Cody
 716 898-8614
 cody@hwi.buffalo.edu
AIDS and cancer-related enzyme targets.  
Duax Short-chain oxidoreductase enzymes. Polycystic kidney disease. Genetic  code evolution. Head of high school intern program.
Gewirth Hsp90 chaperones; androgen and nuclear  hormone receptors.  
Gulick Natural product synthesis and antibiotic discovery.  
Luft
 716 898-8623
 luft@hwi.buffalo.edu
Develop methods for the crystallization of  biological macromolecules. Director of the HTS laboratory.
Malkowski Structure and function of integral membrane  proteins involved in lipid metabolism.  
Schultz Virus-host protein-protein interactions, virus structure and function.  
snell Biological dynamics through complementary structural techniques; crystallization, crystallography and SAXS.  
Umland
 716 898-8632
 umland@hwi.buffalo.edu
Virus-host protein-protein interactions and identification of new antimicrobial targets.  
Faculty-Computation and
Crystallographic Theory

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Weeks Phasing methods; automation of protein structure determination. Crystallographic database.  
IMCA-CAT Scientists
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battaile Kevin Battaile
630 252-0529
battaile@anl.gov
   
keefe Lisa J. Keefe
630 252-0544
keefe@anl.gov
 
IMCA-CAT Director
mulichak Anne M. Mulichak
630 252-0525
mulichak@anl.gov
   
Outreach and Administration
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Blessing Electron-density distributions and properties of  biomolecules. Vice President and
Interim Chair, Dept. of Structural Biology.
Griffin Structural databases; steroid structure. Director, Intern program; government relations; Seminar Program Chair
lattman Protein folding;
diffraction methods.
CEO
Adjunct Scientists
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WEDEKIND Crystallographic analysis of small ribozymes and RNA editing proteins.  
Xu Hongliang Xu Mathematical and computational crystallography.  
Emeritus Faculty
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Detitta High-throughput crystallization screening (HTS ) and laboratory  automation.  
Langs
Crystallographic phase determination methods.  
Guo Methods of crystal structure determination.  
pangborn Walter A. Pangborn Diffraction instrumentation and experimental  methodology.  
smith Structural chemistry of insulin, and the T to R transition in insulin.  
   
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