Current Collaborators

Mark Batzer, Biological Sciences, LSU, Baton Rouge

DNA transposons and derived genes in primates


Esther Betran, Biology, UTA

Contribution of TEs to the birth of new genes in Drosophila


Paul Brindley, Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New-Orleans

Transposons in Schistosoma blood fluke worms


Paul Chippindale, Biology, UTA

TEs and genome evolution in salamanders


Richard Cordaux, CNRS/Université de Poitiers, France

DNA transposons and derived genes in primates


I. King Jordan, Biology, Georgia Tech, Atlanta

Regulatory potential of DNA transposons


Jessica Kissinger, Genetics, University of Georgia, Athens

DNA Repeats in Apicomplexan genomes


Dave Levine, Computer Sciences & Engineering, UTA

Automated classification of transposable elements


Subhra. Mandal, Chemistry & Biochemistry, UTA

Biochemistry of human transposase-derived proteins


Ellen Pritham, Biology, UTA

Rolling-circle and Maverick transposons


David Ray, Biology, WVU

TEs and genome evolution in bats


Nick Stojanovic, Computer Sciences, UTA

Repetitive structure of the human genome


Haiyang Wang , Boyce Thompson Institute, Cornell University, Ithaca

Transposase-derived transcription factors involved in light signalling in plants