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Dominique Brossard

Dominique Brossard

Professor and Chair, life sciences communication; steering committee, Holtz Center of Science and Technology Studies

Expert on media, science and policy, science and social media, public understanding of science, public attitudes toward controversial science

Robert Streiffer

Robert Streiffer

Professor, philosophy and bioethics

Expert on ethics and policy issues arising from agricultural and medical biotechnology

Frank Rath

Frank Rath

Program director, Engineering Professional Development

Expert in applying engineering concepts and tools in biotechnology, build-to-demand/make-to-order manufacturing strategies, risk and hazard analysis

Richard Amasino

Richard Amasino

Professor, biochemistry; member, Genome Center of Wisconsin

Expert in plant biochemistry, bioenergy, regulation of flowering, and genetically modified organisms (GMO).

Chris Brace

Chris Brace

Associate professor: Radiology, Biomedical Engineering

Expert on interventional oncology, interactions of energy with tissue, microwave engineering, thermal tumor ablation

John Yin

John Yin

Professor, chemical & biological engineering; Cellular & Molecular Biology Program

Expert on systems biology, computational biology, quantitative virology and biochemical engineering

Andrew Bent

Andrew Bent

Professor, plant pathology; science adviser to dean of International Studies

Expert in plant molecular biology and biotechnology, especially in relation to agriculture

Shawn Kaeppler

Shawn Kaeppler

Professor, agronomy

Expert in maize, corn, genetics, biofuel, epigenetics, plant breeding, plant biotechnology, transgenic plants, crops for underdeveloped countries, plant roots

Lloyd Smith

Lloyd Smith

Professor, chemistry; director, Genome Center of Wisconsin

Developer of new technologies at the interface of biology and chemistry

Richard Burgess

Richard Burgess

Professor emeritus, oncology

Expert on protein purification, regulation of gene expression, history and development of biotechnology business in Madison

Peter Lalley

Peter Lalley

Emeritus professor, physiology

Expert in brain and spinal cord control of respiration; autonomic nervous system; neurotransmitters and control of respiration, effects of ageing on respiratory nervous system.

David Schwartz

David Schwartz

Professor, chemistry, genetics

Expert in high-speed mapping and sequencing of DNA

Garret Suen

Garret Suen

Assistant professor, bacteriology

Expert in genomics, next-generation sequencing, bioinformatics, functional genomics, metagenomics, microbiology, rumen microbiology, systems biology, biofuels, microbial ecology, evolutionary ecology

Chris Hittinger

Chris Hittinger

Assistant professor, genetics

Expert on the evolution of yeast carbon metabolism, evolutionary genomics/genetics, molecular evolution, phylogenetics, population genetics, evolutionary systems biology

Thomas Jeffries

Thomas Jeffries

USDA professor, microbiology

Expert on bioconversion, biorefining, advanced cellulosic biofuels, unconventional yeasts, yeast physiology, metabolic engineering and bioprocess engineering

Kris Saha

Kris Saha

Assistant professor, biomedical engineering; Faculty member, Wisconsin Institute for Discovery

Expert on human biotechnologies, gene editing, CRISPR, stem cell biology, tissue engineering, science policy, human disease modeling and bioethics

Matthew Aliota

Matthew Aliota

Research Assistant Professor, Pathobiological Sciences

Expert on the evolution and transmission dynamics of arthropod-borne pathogens.

Simon Gilroy

Simon Gilroy

Professor, Botany

Expert on plant responses to stressful environments, plants and spaceflight, plant cell biology

Adel Talaat

Adel Talaat

Professor of Microbiology; Department of Pathobiological Sciences

Infectious diseases expert with focus on tuberculosis in humans, bovine tuberculosis and Johne's disease in cattle. Expert in food animal vaccines.