David R. Harder, PhD
Kohler Co. Professor in Cardiovascular Research and Associate Dean for Research; Professor of Physiology, Medicine and Pediatrics; Director for Mentoring, Clinical and Translational Science Institute
MS, Physiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 1975
- Ion channels
- Voltage gated mechanisms
- Receptor operated mechanisms
Work done on current grants:
Autoregulation of Cerebral Blood Flow
The main goal of this project is to define the genetic factor responsible for autoregulation of cerebral blood flow, including the signaling cascades and ionic mechanisms that mediate pressure-induced myogenic tone.
Astrocyte Secretome: Ability to Modify Phenotype and Genotype of Cells within the CNS
The goal of this project is to identify the factors released by astrocytes and the differences in the cellular components in the newly born vs adult rat.
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