Francis J. Castellino is an Adjunct Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Indiana University School of Medicine. In 1996 he was the director, WM Keck Center for Transgene Research and Kleiderer/Pezold Professor of Biochemistry and Dean, College of Science, University of Notre Dame. In 1968, he has done his Ph.D. in Biochemistry, University of Iowa and his B.S. in the University of Scranton. The interests of Professor Castellino's laboratory involve the structure, function and activation of proteins that participate in blood coagulation and blood clot dissolution