Mourad Ogbi, BS
Sr Research Associate
Office Phone: 706-721-4173
Project: Role of prostaglandin D2 receptor in abdominal aortic aneurysm formation
Hong Shi, MD
Project: Role of perivascular adipose tissue in regulating endothelial dysfunction in the context of systemic lupus erythematosus
Samah Ahmadieh, MD
Project: Role of histone deacetylase 9 (HDAC9) in mitochondrial function and cardiometabolic disease
Abdalrahman Zarzour, MD
Project: Mechanisms of temperature-sensitive histone deacetylase 9 (HDAC9) in adipose tissue metabolisms
MD/ PhD Student
Project: Role of histone deacetylase 9 (HDAC9) in aging, cardiometablic disease
Project: Role of long non-coding RNAs in neointima hyperplasia
February 1, 2022
There is a bidirectional intersection of the nation’s top two killers that scientists want to better understand and disrupt.
Cardiovascular disease and cancer often occur in the same people, potentially in large part because the two very common conditions share risk factors like obesity, which promotes inflammation, a key driver for both.
Medical College of Georgia scientists have mounting evidence that obesity also puts those with cancer at increased risk for cardiovascular disease and vice versa.Read more >>
receives PhD with Distinction!
Ross McIntyre Award from University of Nebraska 2020
MD/ PhD Student in lab
Pharmacology graduate student in the lab with Dr. Weintraub
AHA Donor Appreciation poster “Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm – The silent killer”