Peer Review Committee for Cell Structure and Metastasis (CSM)

Areas Reviewed

  • Ultrastructure and function of cells in studies ranging from intact organisms to cells in culture 
  • Organelle biology involving the nucleus, the cytoskeleton, and membrane-bound organelles; trafficking of organelles and their constituents 
  • Metastasis and the relationship between cells and the extracellular matrix 
  • Cell-cell interaction, adhesion, the development of cell polarity, and the signaling events responsible for these processes
  • Cellular and molecular events responsible for angiogenesis

Committee Members

Alan K. Howe, PhD, Chair
University of Vermont
Burlington, VT

Nikki Cheng, PhD, Vice Chair
University of Kansas Medical Center
Kansas City, KS

Rolf A. Brekken, PhD
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas
Dallas, TX

Alva R. Caldwell, Stakeholder
Evanston, IL

Emilia Galperin, PhD
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Douglas R. Hurst, PhD
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL

Tomoo Iwakuma, MD, PhD
University of Kansas Medical Center
Kansas City, KS

Marianne Byrn Kipper, PhD, Stakeholder
Woody Creek, CO

Giannoula Klement, MD
Tufts Medical Center
Boston, MA

Jennifer E. Koblinski, PhD
Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond, VA

Lee Ligon, PhD
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Troy, NY

Adam Marcus, PhD
Emory University
Atlanta, GA

Mauricio J. Reginato, PhD
Drexel University
Philadelphia, PA

Zachary Schafer, PhD
University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, IN

Yanzhuang Wang, PhD
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

Daqing Wu, PhD
Augusta University
Augusta, GA