Jay B. Hollick

Associate Professor, Molecular Genetics
Mentoring Faculty

Research Interests: 

Heritable epigenetic variation represents a poorly understood, yet significant, component of evolutionary biology. We use genetic, cytogenetic, genomic, and molecular approaches in corn to understand both the molecular mechanism and biological function of paramutation - a process responsible for meiotically heritable epigenetic changes in gene regulation. Our studies highlight novel aspects of eukaryotic chromosome organization and function.

 

Areas of Expertise
  • Developmental Biology
  • Gene Expression
  • Plant Molecular Biology
  • RNA Biology
Education
  • PhD: University of Washington

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Phone:
(614) 292-9869
Fax:
(614) 292-6345
500 Aronoff Laboratory
318 West 12th Avenue
Columbus, Ohio 43210