Norma Nowak

Norma J. Nowak PhD

Department of Biochemistry


Specialty/Research Focus

Bioinformatics; Genomics and proteomics; Molecular genetics


Research Centers:
  • Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics and Life Sciences
UB 2020 Strategic Strengths:
  • Molecular Recognition in Biological Systems and Bioinformatics
Grants and Sponsored Research:
  • April 2006–March 2010
    Biomarkers for the Progression of Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma
    Role: Principal Investigator
  • December 2005–December 2009
    Genomic and Bioinformatic Approaches to Understanding Animal Development
    Role: Co-Investigator
  • November 2005–October 2009
    NYS Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics & Life Sciences: Structural Biology
    Role: Co-Investigator
  • September 2005–September 2009
    Systems Biology and Bioinformatics in Medical Applications
    Role: Co-Investigator
  • July 2004–June 2009
    Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics
    Role: Co-Investigator
  • March 2007–February 2009
    Empirical Assessment of Analysis Methods for DNA Microarrays
    Role: Co-Investigator
  • July 2003–June 2008
    Restriction landmark genomic analysis of cancer
    Role: Co-Investigator
  • January 2004–May 2007
    Buffalo Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics: Astrobiology
    Role: Co-Investigator
  • December 2005–December 2006
    Genomic and Bioinformatic approaches to understanding animal development
    Role: Co-Investigator
  • May 2003–April 2006
    Pilot and Feasibility Program Related to the Kidney Array Based CGH for Genome Wide Analysis of Wilm's Tumor
    Role: Principal Investigator
  • April 2005–March 2006
    Determination of copy number changes using BAC array-CGH and RLS Technology
    Invitrogen, Inc.
    Role: Principal Investigator
  • April 2003–March 2006
    Pharmacogenetics: Breast Cancer Treatment and Prognosis
    Role: Co-Investigator
  • February 1998–March 2006
    Genomic Instability in Human Colorectal Cancer
    Role: Co-Investigator
  • March 2005–February 2006
    Biomarkers for the Progression of Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma
    The Charlotte Geyer Foundation
    Role: Principal Investigator
  • October 2000–February 2004
    High Throughput Analysis of Gene Expression Patterns in the Nervous System
    Rochefeller University - Subcontract NINDS
    Role: Co-Investigator
  • September 1998–September 2003
    A Resource of arrayed BAC Clones for FISH Mapping of the Human Genome
    Role: Principal Investigator
  • April 2002–April 2003
    Affymetrix 437 Arrayer
    NCI - National Center for Research Resources
    Role: Principal Investigator
  • April 2000–March 2001
    DNA Microarray Infrastructure for Model Organism Research
    Roswell Park Alliance Foundation
    Role: Principal Investigator
  • Traffic Air Pollution, Genetic Variation and Autism Spectrum Disorder
    RENEW Institute and the Office of the Vice President for Research and Economic Development
    Role: Co-Investigator
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Contact Information

701 Ellicott Street
Room B2-201 Ellicott Street
Center of Excellence
Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: 881-8903; 845-1698

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