Renal and Transport Physiology

Faculty in this Research Group

Name Research Interests Summary

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.

Nicholas A Delamere, PhD

Na,K-ATPase regulation and control of aqueous humor secretion; role of Na,K-ATPase alpha 2 isoform in optic nerve astrocytes, Src kinase effects on lens Na,K-ATPase.

Thomas L Pannabecker, PhD

Renal physiology and anatomy; comparative renal physiology; the urine concentrating mechanism; cellular and molecular mechanisms of membrane transport