Secondary Biochemistry Faculty
Professor of Pediatric Surgery. Cardioprotection in children undergoing surgery for repair of congenital heart defects, genetic basis of resistance to myocardial ischemia
Mechanisms of high density lipoprotein (HDL)-cholesterol delivery; structure-function studies of the HDL receptor ; HDL function; reverse cholesterol transport; role of scavenger receptors in cardiovascular disease.
James P. Thomas MD, PhD is the Section Head, Solid Tumor Oncology, Associate Director, Clinical Investigation, MCW Cancer Center Professor of Medicine, and holds a secondary faculty appointment in the Department of Biochemistry at the Medical College of Wisconsin.
Director of the Blood Research Institute. The overall goal of the White lab is to understand the signaling pathways that mediate the hemostatic responses of blood platelets.