Doug Anderson, Ph.D.
LncRNA control of heart development and disease; Discovery and function of micropeptides encoded by putative lncRNAs; Genome-editing by RNA-guided nucleases.
Signal transduction mechanisms in the vasculature
Mitochondria and free radicals in cardiac ischemia-reperfusion
Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of Microenvironmental Regulation of Hematopoietic Stem Cells in the Bone Marrow
Molecular mechanisms of neuropeptide signal transduction
Role of mitochondria in regulation of apoptosis and differentiation in cancer cells and in normal stem cells
How steroids regulate reproduction and hormone-dependent cancers
Synaptic pharmaco-physiology of vestibular efferent-afferent interactions
Defining molecular mechanisms of neurodegeneration, and regulation of cell death and survival processes in the central nervous system.
Dynamic regulation of leukocyte adhesion and migration
Mechanisms that control the development of the heart
Determining how exogenous agents change lung microvasculature permeability, leading to pulmonary inflammation.
Understanding how a cell can interpret biomechanical and humoral signals and activate a discrete transcriptional program during development or in response to injury.
Cell Adhesion, Mechanical and thermodynamic properties of biological membranes; cellular mechanics and function of cytoskeletal proteins
Role of mitochondria in hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction.
Optogenetics to study the roles of Reactive Oxygen Species (ROS) in mitochondrial physiology and stress signaling.
GPR56 in Cancer