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.