Department of Biochemistry

Rodríguez-Medina, José

Department: Department of Biochemistry

Position: Director and Professor

E-mail: jose.rodriguez123@upr.edu

Area of Expertise: Cell Cycle / Molecular Biology - DNA Sequencing

 
Baerga-Ortiz, Abel J.

Department: Department of Biochemistry

Position: Associate Professor

E-mail: abel.baerga@upr.edu

Area of Expertise: Long-chain omega-3 fatty acids, colorectal cancer, lung cancer

 
Banerjee, Dipak K.

Department: Department of Biochemistry

Position: Professor

E-mail: ddipak.banerjee@upr.edu

Area of Expertise: Glycobiology and Tumor Angiogenesis; Endothelial Cell Biology and Catecholamine Homeostasis

 
Cadilla-Vázquez, Carmen L.

Department: Department of Biochemistry

Position: Professor

E-mail: carmen.cadilla@upr.edu

Area of Expertise: Biochemistry / Birth or congenital defects

 
Dharmawardhane, Suranganie

Department: Department of Biochemistry

Position: Associate Professor

E-mail: su.d@upr.edu

Area of Expertise: Breast Cancer, RhoGTPases, Metastasis, Soy isoflavones, red wine polyphenols

 

García-Castiñeiras, Sixto

Department: Department of Biochemistry

Position: Professor

E-mail: sixto.garcia@upr.edu

Area of Expertise: Biochemistry Cataracts

 
Jiménez-Vélez, Braulio D.

Department: Department of Biochemistry

Position: Professor and Toxicologist

E-mail: braulio.iimenez@upr.edu

Area of Expertise: Molecular, Toxicology, particulate matter, xenobiotics, mechanisms

 
Pardo-Reoyo, Sherly

Department: Department of Biochemistry

Position: Assistant Professor

E-mail: sherly.pardo@upr.edu

Area of Expertise: Medical and Molecular Genetics

 

Preston, Alan M.

Department: Department of Biochemistry

Position: Professor Adhonorem

E-mail: alan.preston@upr.edu

Area of Expertise: Nutritional epidemiology-diet and disease. Extensive use of computer programs.

 

Rodríguez-Orengo, José F.

Department: Department of Biochemistry

Position: Professor

E-mail: jose.rodriguez139@upr.edu

Area of Expertise: AIDS, Hepatitis C

 

Vivas-Mejía, Pablo E.

Department: Department of Biochemistry

Position: Assistant Professor

E-mail: pablo.vivas@upr.edu

Area of Expertise: Cancer, Nanomedicina, liposomas, siRNA