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David Baker

David Baker

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Professor of Biochemistry
Adjunct Professor of Genome Sciences
Director, Institute for Protein Design

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Innovation in protein design to target aging and age-related disease Dr. Baker has pioneered methods to predict and design the three-dimensional structures of proteins. He is the Henrietta and Aubrey Davis Endowed Professor in Biochemistry and an adjunct professor of Genome Sciences, Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science, and Physics. He serves as the Director of […]

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David Marcinek

David Marcinek

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Professor of Radiology
Adjunct Professor of Bioengineering
Adjunct Professor of Lab Medicine and Pathology

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Dr. Marcinek joined the UW faculty in 2006. He has over 15 years of experience developing and applying innovative tools to study mitochondrial biology in chronic disease and aging. A main focus of his laboratory is to understand how age-related changes in mitochondrial function at the biochemical and organelle levels translate to changes in in […]

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Mike Regnier

Mike Regnier

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Professor of Bioengineering

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Mechanisms of tissue dysfunction during aging Dr. Regnier is a Professor and Interim Chair of Bioengineering at UW.  Dr. Regnier’s research goal is to develop novel approaches to prevent or restore age-related loss of muscle function, such as protein, cell & tissue engineering and gene therapy.  Research in the Regnier lab is interdisciplinary and studies […]

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Rong Tian

Rong Tian

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Professor of Bioengineering
Professor of Anesthesiology
Adjunct Professor of Biochemistry
Director, Mitochondria and Metabolism Center

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Cardiac metabolism and mitochondrial energetics The Tian Lab studies cell metabolism and mitochondrial function in living systems. Our goal is to improve cellular resistance to environmental stresses and diseases through engineering metabolism. […]

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