Daniel A. Barbash

Professor
Molecular Biology and Genetics, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences/College of Arts and Sciences

Contact Information

401 Biotechnology Building
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
p: (607) 254-5208

Daniel A. Barbash

Professor
Molecular Biology and Genetics, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences/College of Arts and Sciences

Expertise
Drosophila genetics; molecular evolution; genomics

Current Research Interest
Speciation; transposable element regulation; heterochromatin function and evolution; meiosis

Selected Publications
Wei, Kevin H.-C., Hemakumar M. Reddy, Chandramouli Rathnam, Jimin Lee, Deanna Lin, Shuqing Ji, James M. Mason, Andrew G. Clark, and Daniel A. Barbash. “A Pooled Sequencing Approach Identifies a Candidate Meiotic Driver in Drosophila.” Genetics 206, no. 1 (2017): 451-465.

Satyaki, P. R. V., Tawny N. Cuykendall, Kevin H.-C. Wei, Nicholas J. Brideau, Hojoong Kwak, S. Aruna, Patrick M. Ferree, Shuqing Ji, and Daniel A. Barbash. “The Hmr and Lhr Hybrid Incompatibility Genes Suppress a Broad Range of Heterochromatic Repeats.” PLoS Genetics 10, e1004240 (2014).

Cornell Research Website Article
Genetic Editing with CRISPR