Salk Institute for Biological Studies

Name Area Department Start Year Stop Year Advisor
David BaltimoreVirology, Oncogenes, Immunology, Gene Regulation19651968 Renato Dulbecco (research scientist)
Dennis A. Carsondrug-development 19701972 Martin G. Weigert (post-doc)
Phillip W. BermanDrug development, vaccines, AIDS, monoclonal antibody therapeutics, immunology, molecular cell/biology, recombinant protein production19771981 Steve F. Heinemann (post-doc)
Fritz Melchers19651967 Paul Knopf (post-doc), Edwin S. Lennox (post-doc)
Antonius J.M. BernsMolecular Genetics1976 Rudolf Jaenisch (post-doc)
Jeroen den HertogMolecular developmental zoology1994 Tony Hunter (post-doc)
David Leon RoussoNeurogenesis, synapse formation20032005 Alon Chen (research assistant)
Marc BallivetVisual system, Acetylcholine receptor, retina Steve F. Heinemann (grad student)
Harry Rubinregulation of tumor development Renato Dulbecco (post-doc)
Robert A. Weinbergoncogenes Renato Dulbecco (post-doc)
Daniel J. DonoghueFibroblast Growth Factor Receptors (FGFRs) in Human Cancer1982 Tony Hunter (post-doc)
Arthur L. Horwichchaperonins Walter Eckhart (post-doc)
David V. Schafferviral gene delivery, stem cells19981999 Fred H. (Rusty) Gage (post-doc)
Daniel J. NeedlemanPhysics of Macromolecular Assemblies and Subcellular Organization19981999 Terrence J. Sejnowski (research assistant)
Jing-Ke Wengplant metabolism20092013 Joseph P. Noel (post-doc)
Venkatesh N. Murthyinformation processing by neural circuits19941998 Charles F. Stevens (post-doc), Terrence J. Sejnowski (post-doc)
Michael Levittcomputational structural biology19771979 Francis Harry Compton Crick (post-doc)
John E. SulstonApoptosis, developement Leslie E. Orgel (post-doc)
Martin ChalfieC. elegans Sydney Brenner (post-doc)
Martin G. WeigertLupus and Immunology Melvin Cohn (research scientist)
Travis Lee2018 Joseph R. Ecker (post-doc)
Kurt J. AmannMicrobiology Biology, Biochemistry19992002 Thomas Dean Pollard (post-doc)
Roland Dyche MullinsCell Biology, Biochemistry, Actin19941998 Thomas Dean Pollard (post-doc)
Ukrae Cho2017 Martin W. Hetzer (post-doc)
Edwin S. Lennox
Christopher P. Horoszkocarbon nanotubes, photoelectrochemistry, bioanalytical chemistry, cancer pharmacology Wylie Vale (research assistant)
Renato Dulbecco
Elizabeth I. FlandreauStress Neurobiology20092012 Wylie Vale (post-doc)
Francis Harry Compton Crickmolecular biology / Consciousness
John Kenneth RoseMolecular Virology
Sydney BrennerC. Elegans
Thomas F MartinezCharacterizing smORFs, Translation, DNA Damage Response Peptide Biology Laboratory20152019 Alan Saghatelian (post-doc)
Tony Huntergrowth control and cell cycle regulation Walter Eckhart (post-doc)
Jonas Salkpolio vaccine
Leslie E. Orgeltheoretical inorganic chemistry, Origins of Life
Thomas Dean PollardCell Biology, Biochemistry, Actin
Sagar P. Bapat20092017 Ye Zheng (grad student), Ronald M. Evans (grad student)
Robert W. HolleyCellular and Developmental Biology
Lincoln R. PotterBiochemistry Tony Hunter (post-doc)
Ian S. Trowbridgeimmunology
Melvin Cohnimmune response
Inder M. Verma genetics and gene therapy
Douglas A. LappiToxins, ribosome-inactivating proteins Laboratories for Neuroendocrinology19821984 Roger Guillemin (research assistant)
Walter Eckhartcancer-causing genes (oncogenes), growth factors, and communication between adjacent cells (gap junctional intercellular communication)
Roger GuilleminNeuroendocrinology
Sung HanNeural circuit based understandings of brain disorders
Satchin Panda
Joseph Martin JezBiochemistry, General Biophysics Structural Biology Laboratory Joseph P. Noel (post-doc)
Senyon Choepotassium channels, TGF-beta receptors, and a membrane-integrating Bacillus protein, Mistic.