Yuqing Huo

Professor

Yuqing Huo

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Cellular Biology and Anatomy

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Vascular Biology Center

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Culver Vision Discovery Inst

The Graduate School

  • (706) 721-4414
  • CB 3919A

Education

  • Ph.D., Biomedical Sciences, General Peking Univ, 1998

  • MS, Biomedical Sciences, General Qingdao University, 1995

  • BS, Medicine Jining Medical College, 1989

Awards & Honors

  • Finalist of Irvine H. Page young investigator research award 2008

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • VBIO 8010

    Methods in Cardiovascular Rese
  • VBIO 8020

    New Frontiers in Vasc Bio

Teaching Interests

Cardiovascular Physiology

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Niacin protects against abdominal aortic aneurysm formation via GPR109A independent mechanisms: role of NAD+/nicotinamide., 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Reactive Oxygen Species-Dependent Calpain Activation Contributes to Airway and Pulmonary Vascular Remodeling in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease., 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Mice lacking adenosine 2A receptor reveal increased severity of MCD-induced NASH., 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • PFKFB3 in Smooth Muscle Promotes Vascular Remodeling in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension., 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Ablation of endothelial Pfkfb3 protects mice from acute lung injury in LPS-induced endotoxemia., 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Inflammation, atherosclerosis, leukocytes, vascular cells, diabetes and obesity