Positions

Professor
Molec.Physiology/Wehrens
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, US
Director
Cardiovascular Research Institute
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas, United States
Juanita P. Quigley Endowed Chair in Cardiology
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas, United States

Education

Ph.D. from Maastricht University
M.D. from Maastricht University

Professional Interests

  • Biochemistry and Biophysics
  • Cardiovascular Sciences
  • Human Disease

Professional Statement

Research in our lab focuses on the regulation of cardiac ion channels in normal and diseased hearts. In particular, we study the regulation of the intracellular calcium release channel/ ryanodine receptors, and how abnormal calcium release may contribute to the development of cardiac arrhythmias, hypertrophy and heart failure.

Selected Publications