Salk Institute for Biological Studies

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