Endocrine, Metabolic and Reproductive Physiology

Faculty in this Research Group

Name Research Interests Summary Bio5 Links Links
Heddwen L. Brooks, PhD Sex differences in T cell mediated hypertension, role of estrogen in development of postmenopausal hypertension
Janis Burt, PhD Gap-junction channel function and regulation; mechanistic basis for contribution of gap junctions to 1) controlled cell proliferation and 2) coordinated function of the heart and blood vessels in health and disease states. Janis Burt Lab Photos
Erik J Henriksen Our research group is interested in the regulation of carbohydrate and protein metabolism in skeletal muscle by endocrine factors and contractile activity, particularly in the context of insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes.
Patricia B Hoyer Female reproduction: mechanisms of hormone action; regulation of steroidogenesis.
Timothy G Lohman Human body composition assessment during growth and aging in relation to physical activity.
Ronald M Lynch Microscopic imaging and spectroscopy; metabolism and stimulus-response coupling in muscle and insulin-secreting cells.
Ayako Makino, PhD Coronary and Pulmonary Endothelial Functions in Pathological State.