Primary Cell Organotypic Culture

Pharmacology Faculty

Paula Barrett

Barrett, Paula Q.

Regulation of low-voltage activated T-type Ca2+ channel activity by kinases and heterotrimeric G-proteins and their roles in physiological responses.

Douglas Bayliss

Bayliss, Douglas A.

Mechanisms of neuromodulation in central neurons

Mark Beenhakker

Beenhakker, Mark P.

Circuit mechanisms of sleep and epilepsy

Bimal Desai

Desai, Bimal N.

Electrical signals in inflammation and immunity

Patrice Guyenet

Guyenet, Patrice G.

Neural control of blood pressure and respiration

Thurl Harris

Harris, Thurl E

Molecular mechanisms controlling insulin signaling and fat synthesis.

Kyle Hoehn

Hoehn, Kyle L.

Investigating the origin of insulin resistance in skeletal muscle and adipose tissue

Ku-Lung Hsu

Hsu, Ku-Lung

Lipid Metabolism in Inflammation and Immunity

Laura Jansen

Jansen, Laura

Pediatric Epilepsy, Human Brain Development, Inhibitory Neurotransmission

Norbert Leitinger

Leitinger, Norbert

Role of lipid oxidation products in inflammation and vascular immunology in atherosclerosis and diabetes

Kevin Lynch

Lynch, Kevin R.

Chemical biology of sphingosine 1-phosphate

Edward Perez-Reyes

Perez-Reyes, Edward

Exploring epilepsy circuits then preventing seizures using AAV-based gene therapies.

Diane Rosin

Rosin, Diane L.

Immunological mechanisms of acute kidney injury and progressive kidney disease

Ira Schulman

Schulman, Ira G.

Regulation of transcription by nuclear hormone receptors, transcriptional control of metabolism, atherosclerosis, Small molecule approaches to drug discovery

Michael Scott

Scott, Michael M.

Investigation of the neuronal circuits and epigenetic modifications involved in the control of food and drug reward

Ruth Stornetta

Stornetta, Ruth L.

Role of endogenous peptides in control of cardiorespiratory function

Zhen Yan

Yan, Zhen

Molecular and Signaling Mechanisms of Skeletal Muscle Plasticity

J. Julius Zhu

Zhu, J. Julius

Neural Circuits in Healthy and Diseased Brains

Other PSTG Faculty

Eugene Barrett

Barrett, Eugene J.

Diabetes and Insulin Action

Thomas Braciale

Braciale, Thomas J.

T Lymphocyte Responses To Virus Infection

Alison Criss

Criss, Alison K.

Cellular and molecular mechanisms of Neisserial pathogenesis

Alban Gaultier

Gaultier, Alban

Exploring new therapeutics avenues to cure Multiple Sclerosis.

Adam Goldfarb

Goldfarb, Adam N.

Hematopathology and Understanding the Molecular Basis of Hematopoiesis and Leukemogenesis

Brant Isakson

Isakson, Brant

Intercellular communication as it relates to blood pressure regulation

Kevin Janes

Janes, Kevin A.

Systems-biology approaches to cancer biology and virology.

Jonathan Kipnis

Kipnis, Jonathan

Neuroimmunology and glia biology in cognition, neurodevelopment and neurodegeneration

Coleen McNamara

McNamara, Coleen A.

Atherosclerosis, Obesity, Diabetes

Gary Owens

Owens, Gary K.

Epigenetic Control of Perivascular and Stem Cell Plasticity/Trans-Differentiation during Injury-Repair and in Disease

Jeffrey Saucerman

Saucerman, Jeffrey J.

Roles of complex signaling networks involved in the regulation of cardiovascular function and disease

Margaret Shupnik

Shupnik, Margaret A.

Hypothalamic Peptide and Steroid Regulation of Pituitary Gene Transcription; Estrogen Action in Neuroendocrine and Reproductive Tissues; Estrogen Action in Breast Cancer