Vascular Biology Center Research

 

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David Fulton, PhD

Research Focus: The role of the endothelium and reactive oxygen and nitrogen species in cardiovascular disease.

FULTON LAB

Phone: (706) 721-6338
Fax: (706) 721-9799
Email: dfulton@augusta.edu
Office: 3731A
Lab: 3316,  Lab Phone: (706) 721-1900

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Neal Weintraub, MD

Research Focus: Mechanisms of cardiometabolic disease.

WEINTRAUB LAB

VBC Office
Phone: (706) 721-6164 
Fax: (706) 721-9799
Email: nweintraub@augusta.edu
Office: CB-3330C
Lab: CB-3301. Lab phone: (706) 721-4584

AUGUSTA UNIVERSITY HEALTH

Patient Calls
706-721-2426 
Answering Service
706-721-8400

 
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Brian Annex, MD

Research Focus: Hypoxia dependent angiogenesis and peripheral arterial disease.

Annex Lab

Phone: (706)721-2941
Fax: (706) 721-9405
Email: bannex@augusta.edu
Office: BI-5076
Lab: CL-3072.  Lab phone: (706) 446-0259

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ASHRAF LAB

Phone: (706) 446-0204
Fax: (706) 721-9799
Email: mashraf@augusta.edu
Office: CB-2502

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Eric Belin De Chantemèle, D.Sc

Research Focus: Mechanisms of hypertension in metabolic diseases.

BELIN DE CHANTEMÈLE LAB

Phone: (706) 721-7805
Fax: (706) 721-9799
Email: ebelindechanteme@augusta.edu
Office: CB 3212B
Lab: CB-3205

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Ruth Caldwell, PhD

Research Focus: The role of neurovascular inflammation in ischemic retinal diseases.

CALDWELL LAB

Phone: (706) 721-6145
Fax: (706) 721-9799
Email: rcaldwel@augusta.edu 
Office: CB-3209A / Lab: CB-3315

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Gábor Csányi, PhD

Research Focus: Macrophage biology in atherosclerosis.

CSÁNYI LAB

Phone: (706) 721-1437
Fax: (706) 721-9799
Email: gcsanyi@augusta.edu
Office: CB-3213A
Lab: CB-3904

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Tohru Fukai, MD, PhD, FAHA

Research Focus: Oxidative stress and Copper transporters in vascular metabolic disease.

FUKAI LAB

Phone: (706) 721-6380
Fax: (706) 721-9799
Email: tfukai@augusta.edu
Office: CB 3330B
Lab: CB-3201B

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Masuko Ushio-Fukai, PhD, FAHA

Research Focus: ROS (redox) signaling in angiogenesis and ischemic vascular and metabolic disease.

USHIO-FUKAI LAB

Phone: (706) 721-9728
Fax: (706) 721-9799
Email: mfukai@augusta.edu
Office: CB 3212A
Lab: CB-3201B

Research Focus: Endothelial Metabolism and Epigenetics in Ischemic Cardiovascular Diseases.

Ganta Lab

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Yuqing Huo, MD, PhD

Research Focus: Metabolic regulation of vascular cells/leukocytes in diseases.

HUO LAB

Phone: (706) 721-4414Fax: (706) 721-9799
Email: yhuo@augusta.edu
Office: CB-3919A
Lab: CB-3919

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Xiaochun Long, PhD

Research Focus: Molecular regulation of vascular smooth muscle pathophysiology.

Long Lab

Phone: (706) 446-0157
Fax: (706) 721-9799
Email: XLONG@augusta.edu
Office: CL-3004
Lab: CL-3072

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Rudolph Lucas, PhD

Research Focus: Novel therapies for pulmonary edema

LUCAS LAB

Phone: (706) 721-9470
Fax: (706) 721-9799
Email: rlucas@augusta.edu
Office: CB-3713
Lab: CB-3714

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Joseph M. Miano, PhD

Research Focus: CRISPR editing in mice and cells to elucidate coding and noncoding sequence function.

MIANO LAB

Phone: (706) 446-0166
Fax: (706) 721-9799
Email: jmiano@augusta.edu 
Office: CL-3060
Lab: CL-3072

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Brian Stansfield, MD

Research Focus: Oncogenes in cardiovascular development and disease.

STANSFIELD LAB

Phone: (706) 721-5059
Fax: (706) 721-9799
Email: bstansfield@augusta.edu
Office: CB-3212A
Lab: CB-3203

 
 
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David W. Stepp, PhD

Research Focus: Cardiovascular complications of obesity.

STEPP LAB

Phone: (706) 721-1949
Fax: (706) 721-9799
Email: dstepp@augusta.edu
Office: CB-3211
Lab: CB-3319

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Huabo Su, PhD

Research Focus: Protein quality control in cardiac disease.

SU LAB

Phone: (706) 721-9152
Fax: (706) 721-9799
Email: hsu@augusta.edu
Office: CB-3704
Lab: CB-3705, 3908

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Yao Liang Tang, MD, PhD, FAHA

Research Focus: Developmental signaling pathways in adult cardiac and skeletal muscle repair.

TANG LAB

Phone: (706) 721-8467
Fax: (706) 721-9799
Email: yaotang@augusta.edu
Office: CB-3303A
Lab: CB-3302, CB-3303

 
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Alexander D. Verin, PhD

Research Focus: Cytoskeletal mechanisms of acute lung injury and repair.

VERIN LAB

Phone: (706) 721-1531
Fax: (706) 721-9799
Email: averin@augusta.edu
Office: CB-3210A
Lab: CB-3701