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People Related To Biological Machinery Research

John C. Chappell, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Assistant Professor, Department of Basic Science Education, School of Medicine
Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, College of Engineering

Michael Fox, Ph.D.

Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Director, School of Neuroscience, College of Science
Director, Center for Neurobiology Research
Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, College of Science
Professor, Departments of Pediatrics and Basic Science Education, School of Medicine

Michael J. Friedlander, Ph.D.

Executive Director, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Vice President for Health Sciences and Technology
Senior Dean for Research, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, College of Science
Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, College of Engineering
Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, School of Medicine

Robert Gourdie, Ph.D.

Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund Eminent Scholar in Heart Reparative Medicine Research, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Director, Center for Heart and Reparative Medicine Research
Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, College of Engineering
Professor, Departments of Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine, School of Medicine

Alexei Morozov, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, School of Medicine

Konark Mukherjee, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, School of Medicine

Yuchin Albert Pan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund Eminent Research Scholar in Developmental Neuroscience, Center for Neurobiology Research, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Sciences and Pathobiology, Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, School of Medicine

Steven Poelzing, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, College of Engineering
Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine
Co-Director, Translational Biology, Medicine and Health Graduate Program

Stefanie Robel, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Assistant Professor, School of Neuroscience, College of Science
Assistant Professor, Departments of Surgery and Basic Science Education, School of Medicine

Zhi Sheng, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine

James Smyth, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Associate Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, College of Science
Associate Professor, Department of Basic Science Education, School of Medicine

Harald Sontheimer, Ph.D.

Professor and Commonwealth Eminent Scholar in Cancer Research, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Director, Center for Glial Biology in Health, Disease, and Cancer
I. D. Wilson Chair in the College of Science
Professor, Department of Surgery, School of Medicine

Events Related To Biological Machinery

Medical Avatar: The Health Time Machine

Nov. 20, 2014, 6 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Virgil Wong


Artist, Researcher, and Creator of the Medical Avatar

VTC School of Medicine Art Shows

Cryo-Electron Microscopy Structures of Protein Folding Machines

April 12, 2013, 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Wah Chiu, PhD


Distinguished Service Professor; Alvin Romansky Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; Director, National Center for Macromolecular Imaging; Co-Director, W. M. Keck Center for Computational Biology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

Visualizing Molecular Machines and Cells

April 11, 2013, 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Wah Chiu, PhD


Alvin Romansky Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; Director, National Center for Macromolecular Imaging; Director, Center for Protein Folding Machinery; Co-Director, W. M. Keck Center for Computational Biology, Baylor College of Medicine

Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

Taking a Combinatorial Approach to Understanding the Function of Macromolecular Machines

Nov. 4, 2011, 1 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Melanie Ohi, PhD


Assistant Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and Vanderbilt Ingram Cancer Center, Nashville, Tennessee

Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

Stories Related To Biological Machinery

Insights into a viral nanomachine

April 7, 2014

Researchers at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute are using new nanoscale imaging approaches to shed light on the dynamic activities of rotaviruses, important pathogens that cause life-threatening diarrhea in ...

Brain Awareness Week will highlight the wonders of nature’s most remarkable machine

Feb. 13, 2013

Brain Awareness Week is designed to share the wonders of the brain, how it works, and what happens when it goes awry. A series of public events will also highlight ...

Publications Related To Biological Machinery

S. LaConte, S. Strother, V. Cherkassky, J. Anderson, and X. Hu. (2005). Support vector machines for temporal classification of block design fMRI data. Neuroimage 26: 317–329.