Colin Jefcoate

Position title: Professor Emeritus, Cell and Regenerative Biology


Phone: stAR protein


BA / BS 1963 Oxford University, Oxford, UK
PhD 1966 Oxford University, Oxford, UK
Postdoctoral Position: Basel University, Switzerland

Colin Jefcoate. Professor, Cell and Regenerative Biology. stAR protein.

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PubMed Publications

Research Focus

Our research addresses signaling mechanisms involving P450 cytochromes. These regulate activity at nuclear receptors regulated by three types of activator: cholesterol/steroid hormones fatty acids; metabolites Ah receptor/PCB’s; and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons.

Program Activities

  • Committees
    • Member – ERP Program Student Affairs Committee
    • Member – ERP Program Steering Committee
  • ERP T32 Faculty Trainer


No current ERP students

Past ERP students

  • Meghan Maguire (PhD)
  • Justin Bushkofsky (PhD)
  • Jinwoo Lee (PhD)