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Last Name First Name Research/Clinical Interest Title Keywords
AGARWAL ANUPAM Regulation of heme oxygenase gene expression in kidney and vascular injury heme oxygenase, acute kidney injury, transplant nephrology, transcriptional gene regulation
ALLON MICHAEL Vascular access in dialysis Dialysis, vascular access, fistula, graft, dialysis catheter, infection.
ASKENAZI DAVID Neonatal Acute Kidney Injury acute renal failure,acute kidney injury, neonates, biomarkers, epidemiology
ASSIMOS DEAN
BAILEY SHANNON Molecular mechanisms of chronic alcohol and obesity induced fatty liver disease Molecular mechanisms of alcohol and obesity induced liver diseases; Mitochondrial dysfunction in disease; Molecular bioenergetics; Circadian biology; Functional proteomics; Nitric oxide; Free radical biology; Toxicology
BALKOVETZ DANIEL Epithelial Cell Biology; Epithelial Cell Signal Regulation; Regulation of paracellular transport across epithelial cell tight junctions epithelial cells, claudins, tight junctions, E-cadherin, hepatocyte growth factor, ERK, MDCK
BARNES STEPHEN Bile acids, polyphenols and metabolism, and their effects on protein expression and function in chronic disease bile acids, isoflavonoids and polyphenols, metabolomics, proteomics, mass spectrometry
BELL EMMY
BELL PHILLIP
BELLIS SUSAN integrin, death receptors, cell adhesion, apoptosis, signal transduction, glycosylation, extracellular matrix, bone, biomaterials, tissue engineering
BOLISETTY SUBHASHINI Mechanisms of injury and repair during Acute Kidney Injury Ferritin, iron, heme oxygenase, macrophages, inflammation, acute kidney injury, sepsis
BROWN ELIZABETH Molecular and Genetic Epidemiology of Immune-Mediated Clinical Phenotypes multiple myeloma, autoimmune, lupus, genetics, genomics, epidemiology
BULLARD DANIEL Regulation of Immune and Inflammatory Responses adhesion molecules, lupus, vasculitis, psoriasis
CASAZZA KRISTA
CHATHAM JOHN Cardiomyocyte function and survival in ischemia/reperfusion and the impact of diabetes: Myocardial ischemia, diabetic cardiomyopathy, O-GlcNAc, STIM1, Ca2+-signaling
CHEN YABING Gene Regulation and Function in the Pathogenesis of Disease vascular smooth muscle cells, excellular matrix, vascular calcification, atherosclerosis, diabetes
COLLAWN JAMES Role of ion channels in cystic fibrosis Cystic Fibrosis; Endocytosis; Protein Trafficking, chymase, heart failure
CURTIS LISA Aging and gender in acute kidney injury acute kidney injury, aging, stem cells, heme oxygenase-1, gender, female
CUTTER GARY
DARLEY-USMAR VICTOR Mitochondrial Health; Bench to Bedside mitochondria, nitric oxide, reactive oxygen species, bioenergetic dysfunciton, translational research
DE MIGUEL GARIJO MARIA DEL CARMEN
ECKHOFF DEVIN A Randomized, Controlled, Multicenter Study of Thymoglobulin Induction Therapy with a Calcineurin-Inhibitor Sparing Regimen in Liver Transplant Patients. liver and pancreas transplantation, islet cells
ETO ISAO
FARGUE SONIA
FATHALLAH-SHAYKH SAHAR
FAUL CHRISTIAN The role of endocrine Fibroblast Growth Factors in Chronic Kidney Disease and Diabetes and in associated pathologies. chronic kidney disease, uremic cardiomyopathy, diabetic cardiomyopathy, FGF23, FGF21, Klotho, signal transduction
FEIG DANIEL
FENG WENGUANG The Role of Transcription Factor ETS-1 in Hypertensive Renal Damage and Vascular Disease ETS-1, Vascular Injury, Arteriovenous Fistula Dysfunction, Neointima, Inflammation, Cytokines, Hypertension, Renal Injury
FULLER CATHERINE ENaC/ASIC Ion Channels; Sodium channels, glioma, migration, proliferation, cancer, signaling, polycystic kidney disease
GARVEY W Molecular and physiological pathogenesis of human insulin resistance Insulin resistance, obesity, Metabolic Syndrome, Type 2 Diabetes
GEORGE JAMES Immune regulation of post-transplant vascular disease and allograft rejection Transplantation, Heme oxygenase, Stress, Vascular disease, Heart disease, Nephrology
GOHAR EMAN
GUAN ZHENGRONG
GUTIERREZ ORLANDO Mineral metabolism and outcomes
HAGE FADI
HOLMES ROSS Oxalate Handling and Synthesis and its Relationship to Health and Disease urolithiasis, oxalate, glycolate, hydroxyproline, metabolism
HOWARD GEORGE
HOWARD VIRGINIA
HYNDMAN KELLY Novel mechanisms of HDAC1 regulation of collecting duct function. nitric oxide, endothelin, collecting duct, histone deacetylase, Aquaporin-2
INSCHO EDWARD Physiology and pathophysiology of the renal microcirculation microcirculation, afferent arterioles, autoregulation, inflammation, purinoceptors, endothelin, renal injury, Toll-like receptor 4 (TLR4)
JAIN GAURAV
JUDD ERIC
JULIAN BRUCE IgA nephropathy, recurrent disease in renal allografts, erythropoiesis after renal transplantation IgA nephropathy, kidney transplantation, erythropoiesis, glomerulonephritis
KEW CLIFTON
KEYSER KENT Acetylcholine and Ach receptors
KNIGHT JOHN Oxalate Handling and Synthesis and its Relationship to Health and Disease Calcium oxalate kidney stone disease, Oxalobacter formigenes, primary hyperoxaluria
KOOMULLIL ROY
KUMAR VINEETA NIH Clinical Trials in Organ Transplantation (CTOT-2) B-Cell Depletion by Anti-CD20 (Rituximab) in Renal Allograft Recipients Who Develop de novo Anti-HLA Alloantibodies Will Result in Inhibition of Alloantibody Production and Attenuation of Chroni desensitization, paired kidney donation, HLA and ABO incompatible, DSA - donor specific antibody, living kidney donation, HLA crossmatch
LEBENSBURGER JEFFREY
LEE TIMMY Translational Research in Hemodialysis Vascular Access Arteriovenous Fistula, Arteriovenous Graft, Dialysis Catheter, Neointimal Hyperplasia, Endothelial Dysfunction, Oxidative Stress, and Inflammation
LIMDI NITA Pharmacogenomics research and Implementation Science Personalized Medicine, Precision Medicine, Pharmacogenomics, Implemental Science, Pharmacoepidemiology, Pharmacoeconomics, Warfarin , Antiplatelet drugs, Antithrombotic, comparative effectiveness
LOCKE JAYME John Merrill Grant in Transplantation Development renal transplantation, liver transplantation, pancreas transplantation
MANNON ROSLYN Translational Approaches to the Pathogenesis and Treatment of Chronic Graft Injury kidney transplant, fibrosis, rejection, graft survival, growth factors, genetic
MARSHALL CAROLINE Biology of glomerular visceral epithelial cells (podocytes) in health and disease
MCGUIRE BRENDAN liver, hepatology, tranplantation, hepatic encephalopathy
MEHTA SHIKHA
MICHALEK SUZANNE Immunological mechanisms involved in host/microbial interactions, and development of mucosal vaccines against infectious agents mucosal vaccines, inflammation, TLRs, T cell, cytokines, signaling pathways
MITCHELL TANECIA The Role of Mitochondria in Immune Cells in Urological Disorders Mitochondria, Oxidative Stress, Inflammation, Immune Cells, Kidney Stones, Interstitial Cystitis/Painful Bladder Syndrome
MRUG MICHAL Pathogenesis of polycystic kidney disease progression polycystic kidney disease, innate immunity, genome-wide expression profiling, animal models
MUNTNER PAUL
MURPHY-ULLRICH JOANNE Extracellular Matrix Control of Cell and Growth Factor Function, multiple myeloma, diabetic complications, glaucoma atherosclerosis, diabetic complications, tumor microenvironment, multiple myeloma, osteolytic bone disease, glaucoma, fibrosis, TGF-beta, thrombospondin
NARASIMHA KRISHNA VINAY
NOVAK JAN Pathogenesis and treatments of chronic diseases, infectious diseases, cancer. IgA nephropathy. Mucosal immunology. Biomarkers.
NOVAK LEA Histology Histology
ONG SONG
PANWAR BHUPESH
PATEL RAKESH Modulation of Inflammation by Reactive Species and N-glycans vascular, hemoglobin, red cells, Inflammation, isoflavones, Nitric oxide, nitrite, N-glycan
PENG JI-BIN Calcium transport proteins and their roles in health and disease Calcium transport, absorption, reabsorption, hyercalciuria, hypertension, TRPV6, TRPV5, WNK4
POLLOCK DAVID Hypertension and Renal Disease hypertension, diabetes, sickle cell, hemodynamics, endothelin, nitric oxide, kidney, sodium
POLLOCK JENNIFER
PONNAZHAGAN SELVARANGAN Experimental Cancer Therapeutics and BOne Diseases: From Basic to Preclinical Studies Breast Cancer; Prostate Cancer; Osteoimmunology; Bone Metastasis; Osteogenesis; Bone Fracture; Stem Cell Therapy
REILY COLIN
RIZK DANA 1-Bardoxolone Methyl Evaluation in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease and Type 2 Diabetes: the Occurrence of Renal Events (BEACON). health literacy, cardiovascular outcomes, chronic kidney disease, polycystic kidney disease
ROBBIN MICHELLE ultrasound, ultrasound contrast, hemodialysis, vascular ultrasound, fistula, graft, vascular access
ROSTAND STEPHEN Senior Scientist, Nephrology Research and Training Center Hypertension, Kidney disease, Soft tissue calcification, Cardiovascular disease, Minority groups
SAIGUSA TAKAMITSU Renal Mechanism for Hypertension in PKD Polycystic Kidney Disease, Hypertension, Chronic Kidney Disease, Cystinosis
SANDERS PAUL Mechanisms of Disease Progression in the Kidney salt-sensitive hypertension, transforming growth factor-ß, nitric oxide, hypertensive nephrosclerosis, monoclonal immunoglobulin light-chain-related renal diseases
SATHIAKUMAR NALINI
SATHIAKUMAR NALINI
SCHAFER JAMES Regulation of Salt and Water Reabsorption by the Distal Nephron kidney physiology, epithelial transport, sodium, potassium, chloride
SEIFERT MICHAEL
SHARER JON Clinical Biochemical Genetics Biochemical genetics, inherited metabolic disorders, biomarkers, metabolites, tandem mass spectrometry, regulatory mechanisms
SIEGAL GENE Gene therapy of solid tumors, cancer biology, tumors of bone Bone Tumors, Cancer Gene Therapy, Invasion and Metastasis
SUDARSHAN SUNIL The Metabolic Basic of Kidney Cancer tumor metabolism, epigenetics, renal cancer
SZALAI ALEXANDER Inflammation, innate immunity, and the acute phase proteins in health and disease SLE, EAE, CRP, complement, innate immunity, FcgR, SAP, acute phase proteins, heart and blood vessel disease
SZTUL ELIZABETH Membrane Traffic; Protein Degradation Cystic fibrosis, membrane traffic, degradation, quality control
TECTOR ALFRED
TECTOR MATTHEW
THORNLEY-BROWN DENYSE
TOLWANI ASHITA Acute Renal Failure, Acute Kidney Injury, Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy, Critical Care Medicine
TOWNS GRAHAM
UNLAP M. Drug Discovery in Cancer, Cystic Fibrosis, Tuberculosis, Parkinson's Disease and Oxidative Stress In Hypertension drug discovery, oxidative stress, cancer, parkinson's disease, hypertension, exchanger, molecular beacon, latent tb
WALLACE ERIC Telemedicine in the provision of Remote Peritoneal Dialysis Care Peritoneal Dialysis, Rural Healthcare, Telemedicine, Fabry Disease
WASKO MOLLY
WEAVER CASEY Control of Adaptive Immunity by CD4 T cells
WHITE C
WICK TIMOTHY Orthopaedic and Cardiovascular Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine Tissue Engineering, Regenerative Medicine, Cartilage, Bone, Blood Vessel, Bioreactor Technology, Osteoarthritis
YODER BRADLEY Cilia Signaling and Dysfunction in Development and Disease Cilia, cystic kidney diseases, obesity, signal transduction, cell fate determination and embryonic patterning, birth defects, mouse and C. elegans models.
ZARJOU ABOLFAZL