Greg Barsh, M.D., Ph.D. (read bio)

Faculty Investigator/Mark C. Smith Investigator

Dr. BarshResearch areas:

  • Color variation to explorefundamental aspects of gene action, development, complex traits, evolution
  • Forward genetic analysis of skin color and pigment-type switching in laboratory mice
  • Biology of melanocortin signaling
  • Genetic architecture of human pigmentary variation
  • Biology and evolution of color patterns in mammals

Information for the science community can be found by going to the personal webpage Barsh Lab.


Color Skin