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Department of Physiology and Membrane Biology

Department of Physiology and Membrane Biology

Roger Adamson, Ph.D.

Roger Adamson, Ph.D.

Research Physiologist
4147 Tupper Hall,
Davis Campus
(530) 752-2180
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Regulation of vascular endothelial permeability, modulation of vascular inflammation, and tissue fluid balance
 

Steve Anderson, Ph.D.

Steve Anderson

Research Physiologist
4147A Tupper Hall,
Davis Campus
(530) 752-7621
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Fluid and electrolyte transport in heart and brain with special emphasis on Na+K+2Cl cotransport and Na/H and Na/Ca exchange

Keith Baar, Ph.D.

Keith Baar

Associate Professor

174 Briggs Hall,
Davis Campus

(530) 752-3367

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Determining molecular mechanisms underlying the physiological and functional adaptations of muscle to exercise
 

Sue Bodine, Ph.D.

Bodine

Professor

189 Briggs Hall,
Davis Campus

(530) 752-0694

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Understanding the cellular and molecular mechanisms that regulate skeletal muscle size under growth and atrophy conditions

Laura Borodinsky, Ph.D.

Laura Borodinsky

Associate Professor
in Residence
Shriners Hospital,
Sacramento Campus
(916) 453-2285
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Electrical activity and nervous systm development
 

Peter M. Cala, Ph.D.

Peter M. Cala

Professor and Chair
4136A Tupper Hall,
Davis Campus
(530) 752-1285
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Na/H  Exchanger, isoform 1 (NHE:1) structure and function

Carroll Cross, M.D.

Carroll Cross, M.D.

Professor
Professional
Services Building,
Sacramento Campus
(916) 453-2287
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Fitz-Roy Curry, Ph.D.

Fitz-Roy Curry, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus
4224 Tupper Hall,
Davis Campus
(530) 752-6716
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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

Michael Ferns, Ph.D.

Michael Ferns

Professor
4218 Tupper Hall,
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.

Associate Professor
191 Briggs Hall,
Davis Campus
(530) 752-3207
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Proteasomes and troponins in muscle physiology and pathophysiology. Proteomics of troponin related cardiomyopathies
 

Jerry F. Green, Ph.D.

Jerry F. Green, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus
Baltimore, MD
(410) 989-1970
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Cardiovascular, pulmonary and exercise physiology

Barbara Horwitz, Ph.D. 

Barbara Horwitz, Ph.D.

Professor
280 Briggs Hall,
Davis Campus
(530) 752-0169
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Genetic, neural, and hormonal regulation of energy balance; alterations with obesity and age
 

Yu-Fung Lin, Ph.D.

Yu-Fung Lin

Associate Professor

4144 Tupper Hall,
Davis Campus

(530) 754-4876

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Molecular, and cellular physiology of ATP-sensitive potassium channels; Cytoprotection

Martha E. O'Donnell, Ph.D.

Martha E. O'Donnell, Ph.D.

Professor

4155 Tupper Hall,
Davis Campus

(530) 752-7626

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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.

John A. Payne

Professor

4112A Tupper Hall,
Davis Campus

(530) 752-3336
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Ion and water homeostasis of neurons and epithelial cells

Edward Pugh, Jr., Ph.D.

Edward Pugh, Jr., Ph.D.

Professor

3301C Tupper Hall,
Davis Campus

(530) 752-1468

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Jon Sack, Ph.D.

Jon Sack, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

4135 Tupper Hall,
Davis Campus

(530) 752-4131

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Voltage-gated ion channels

James S. Trimmer, Ph.D.

James S. Trimmer, Ph.D.

Professor

1163 Life Sciences,
Davis Campus

(530) 754-6075

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Signaling in mammalian neurons; post-translational modifications and protein-protein interactions
 

Jonathan Widdicombe, Ph.D.

Jonathan Widdicombe, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus
4112B Tupper Hall,
Davis Campus
(530) 754-7369

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Ion and water transport across airway epithelium; cystic fibrosis

Vladimir Yarov-Yarovoy, Ph.D.

Vladimir Yarov-Yarovoy, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

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
 

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