Keith Baar, Ph.D.

Keith Baar

Professor
195 Briggs Hall
Davis Campus
530-752-3367
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Determining molecular mechanisms underlying the physiological and functional adaptations of muscle to exercise.

Kim E. Barrett, Ph.D.

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Distinguished Professor
Vice Dean for Research
Education Building Room 3101E
Sacramento Campus
916-734-2211
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Melissa Bauman, Ph.D.

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Professor
Associate Dean of Research Infrastructure
The MIND Institute
Sacramento Campus
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Daniah Beleford, M.D., Ph.D.

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Assistant Professor
1136 Oak Park Research Building
2700 Stockton Blvd
Sacramento Campus
916-734-7206
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Genetic determinants of vascular malformations.

Laura Borodinsky, Ph.D.

Laura Borodinsky

Professor
Shriners Hospital
Sacramento Campus
916-453-2285
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Electrical activity and nervous system development.

Colleen E. Clancy, Ph.D.

Colleen E. Clancy, Ph.D.

Professor
Airline Miller Rolkin Professorship in Health Innovation
Associate Dean for Faculty Development
Director of Precision Medicine and Data Sciences
4134A Tupper Hall
Davis Campus
530-754-0254
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Computational approaches to reveal mechanisms of excitability in the heart and brain.

Jorge E. Contreras, Ph.D.

Jorge E. Contreras, Ph.D.

Professor
4144 Tupper Hall
Davis Campus
530-754-2770
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Connexins, pannexins and novel molecules permeable channels in health and disease.

Robert Cudmore, Ph.D.

Robert Cudmore, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor in Residence
4218 Tupper Hall
Davis Campus
530-754-6681
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Next generation data analysis pipelines; Neuronal and vascular function.

Eamonn Dickson, Ph.D.

Eamonn Dickson, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
4446 Tupper Hall
Davis Campus
530-752-6195
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Molecular mechanisms underlying neurodegeneration.

Rose Ellen Dixon, Ph.D.

Rose Ellen Dixon, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
4453A Tupper Hall
Davis Campus
530-754-0742
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Regulation and modulation of cardiac L-type Ca2+ channels.

Michael Ferns, Ph.D.

Michael Ferns

Professor
Davis Campus
530-754-4973
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Molecular basis of synapse formation in the mammalian nervous system.

Alla Fomina, Ph.D.

Alla Fomina, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
4138 Tupper Hall
Davis Campus
530-754-4454
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Aldrin Gomes, Ph.D.

Aldrin Gomes, Ph.D.

Professor
187 Briggs Hall
Davis Campus
530-752-3207
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Proteasomes and troponins in muscle physiology and pathophysiology. Proteomics of troponin related cardiomyopathies.

Theanne Griffith, Ph.D.

Theanne Griffith, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
4135 Tupper Hall
Davis Campus
530-754-2780
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Cellular and molecular mechanisms of thermosensation.

Mark Huising, Ph.D.

Mark Huising, Ph.D.

Professor
193 Briggs Hall
Davis Campus
530-752-4670
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Islet Biology and Diabetes, transcriptional control of beta cell differentiation and plasticity of pancreatic islet cell identity.

Edward Pugh, Jr., Ph.D.

Edward Pugh, Jr., Ph.D.

Distinguished Professor
3301C Tupper Hall
Davis Campus
530-752-1468
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Jon Sack, Ph.D.

Jon Sack, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
4153 Tupper Hall
Davis Campus
530-752-4131
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Voltage-gated ion channels.

Luis Fernando Santana, Ph.D.

Luis Fernando Santana, Ph.D.

Distinguished Professor and Chair
Vice Dean for Basic Sciences
4305 Tupper Hall
Davis Campus
530-752-8836
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CA2+ signaling in cardiac and vascular smooth muscle.

Igor Vorobyov, Ph.D.

Igor Vorobyov, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
4133 Tupper Hall
Davis Campus
530-752-3932
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Molecular modeling of ion channels and their modulation by drugs and lipids.

Jennifer Whistler, Ph.D.

Jennifer Whistler, Ph.D.

Professor
Associate Director, Center for Neuroscience
1544 Newton Court (CNS) 101A
Davis Campus
530-752-8153
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Understanding how drugs of abuse change the brain and to use this information to inform the development of therapeutic interventions to treat and/or prevent drug abuse and its comorbidities of anxiety, and depression.

Vladimir Yarov-Yarovoy, Ph.D.

Vladimir Yarov-Yarovoy, Ph.D.

Professor and Vice Chair
4131 Tupper Hall
Davis Campus
530-752-5298
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Neuronal and cardiac voltage-gated sodium channels; Computational protein design of novel therapeutics; Pain, epilepsy, and cardiac arrhythmias.

Gerald S. Zavorsky, Ph.D., R.C.P., R.P.F.T.

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Adjunct Professor
Fellow, American College of Sports Medicine (FACSM)
Davis Campus
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Elisa T. Zhang, Ph.D.

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Assistant Professor In Residence
4125 Tupper Hall
Davis Campus
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Jie Zheng, Ph.D.

Jie Zheng

Professor
4145 Tupper Hall
Davis Campus
530-752-1241
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Ion channels in cellular signal transduction, structure-function relationship, and the development of novel technologies for membrane protein studies.

Steve Anderson, Ph.D.

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Research Physiologist Emeritus

Fluid and electrolyte transport in heart and brain with special emphasis on Na+K+2Cl cotransport and Na/H and Na/Ca exchange

Peter M. Cala, Ph.D.

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Professor Emeritus

Na/H  Exchanger, isoform 1 (NHE:1) structure and function

Carroll Cross, M.D.

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Professor Emeritus
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Fitz-Roy Curry, Ph.D.

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Professor Emeritus
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Microvascular permeability; acute and chronic inflammatory mechanisms in endothelium , genetic mouse models of microvascular permeability regulation, theory and measurement of microvascular permeability and blood to tissue exchange

Barbara Horwitz, Ph.D.

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Professor Emeritus
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Genetic, neural, and hormonal regulation of energy balance; alterations with obesity and age

Martha E. O'Donnell, Ph.D.

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Professor Emeritus
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Brain microvascular endothelial cell and astrocyte Na transporters in cerebral edema formation during ischemic stroke and diabetic ketoacidosis

John A. Payne, Ph.D.

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Professor Emeritus
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Ion and water homeostasis of neurons and epithelial cells

James S. Trimmer, Ph.D.

James S. Trimmer, Ph.D.

Distinguished Professor Emeritus
4206 Tupper Hall
Davis Campus
530-754-6075
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Regulation of neuronal excitability; affinity reagent development and validation.