The central question behind our work is how the centrosome and primary cilium control cell function and influence development, and how defects in these structures cause a remarkable range of human disease, ranging from cancer, polycystic kidney disease, and obesity, to neurocognitive defects including mental retardation, schizophrenia, and dyslexia. For more information, please visit our website.
Lab MembershipsStearns Lab (Principal Investigator/Director)
Dept. of Genetics