Basic Science Research

Kulesz-Martin Lab

Kulesz-Martin Lab

Molly Kulesz-Martin, Ph.D.
Professor Cell & Developmental Biology
Director of Research Dermatology

Leachman/Cassidy Lab

Leachman/Cassidy Lab

Sancy Leachman, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Chair of Dermatology
Director, Melanoma Research Program, Knight Cancer Institute

Pamela Cassidy, Ph.D.
Research Associate Professor of Dermatology

Jacques Lab

The Biomedical Optics Program

Steven L. Jacques, Ph.D.
Professor of Dermatology and Biomedical Engineering

Wong lab

Wong Lab

Melissa H. Wong, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Dermatology and Cell & Developmental Biology

Special Dermatology-sponsored Research – Piperine

Amala Soumyanath, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Neurology, and Philippe Thuillier, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Public Health and Preventative Medicine, have the support of the Department of Dermatology for their promising research on a new vitiligo therapy - piperine.