Regulation of low-voltage activated T-type Ca2+ channel activity by kinases and heterotrimeric G-proteins and their roles in physiological responses.
Mechanisms of neuromodulation in central neurons
Molecular mechanisms linking inflammation and insulin signaling to control cell growth and metabolism
Calcium-dependent, membrane-binding proteins and mechanisms of exocytosis
Ion channels and Ca2+-signaling in inflammation, immunity and tissue homeostasis
Neural control of blood pressure and respiration
Molecular and Signaling Mechanisms of Skeletal Muscle Plasticity
Other PSTG Faculty
Pathogenic mechanisms in Alzheimer's Disease and other neurodegenerative disorders
Cellular and molecular mechanisms of Neisserial pathogenesis
Elucidating and Understanding the Mechanisms Underlying Nervous System Development
Genomic Instability in Cancer Cells; Noncoding RNAs in differentiation and cancer; Bioinformatics of cancer outcome
Exploring new therapeutics avenues to treat Multiple Sclerosis.
Translating our discoveries in the microcirculation to tangible benefits in patients.
Systems-biology approaches to cancer biology and virology.
Neuroimmunology and glia biology in cognition, neurodevelopment and neurodegeneration
Atherosclerosis, Obesity, Diabetes
Apoptotic cell clearance mechanisms in health and disease
Roles of complex signaling networks involved in the regulation of cardiovascular function and disease
Microcirculation, vascular ion channels, calcium signaling mechanisms, endothelial cells, hypertension
Endosomal function and dysfunction in neurons. Development of the nervous system: cytoskeleton and membrane traffic in axon and dendrite growth.