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Vascular Medicine Institute
University of Pittsburgh
BST E1240
200 Lothrop Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15261
Phone: 412-383-5853
Fax: 412-648-5980

Shiva Laboratory

Contact

Lab phone: 412-624-0462

Lab address: E1200 Biomedical Science Tower (Starzl BST), 200 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261

 

Research

The overarching goal of our lab is to determine the molecular mechanisms by which reactive oxygen and nitrogen species regulate mitochondrial function and mediate signaling through the mitochondria, particularly in conditions of both physiological hypoxia and pathological ischemia/reperfusion.

See also: Center for Metabolism and Mitochondrial Medicine | NO Metabolomics


People

PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR
  Sruti Shiva PhD

SRUTI S. SHIVA, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Chemical Biology
Co-Director, Center for Metabolic and Mitochondrial Medicine
Director, NO Metabolomics Core Facility

sss43@pitt.edu | 412-383-5854

 

POSTDOCS / FELLOWS
 

ANDREA BRAGANZA, PhD

Postdoctoral Associate

acb80@pitt.edu | 412-624-0462

     
  Danielle Guimarães PhD

DANIELLE GUIMARÃES, PhD

Postdoctoral Associate

guimarae@pitt.edu | 412-624-0462

     
 

QUYEN NGUYEN, MD

Pulmonary Fellow

nguyenql2@upmc.edu | 412-692-2134

 

GRADUATE STUDENTS
 

CHRIS REYES

Graduate Student, Bioengineering

crr63@pitt.edu | 412-624-0462

 

RESEARCH STAFF
  Catherine Corey

CATHERINE COREY, BS

Lab Manager

cgc9@pitt.edu | 412-624-0462

   

 

 

YINNA WANG, PhD

Senior Research Specialist, NO Metabolomics

Measurement of reactive nitrogen species in vitro and in vivo

yiw24@pitt.edu | 412-624-0462

 

UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS
 

CHEYENNE CLEMENS

Student Research Assistant

ckc9@pitt.edu | 412-624-0462

     
 

GABRIELLE HILL

Student Research Assistant

gch12@pitt.edu | 412-624-0462

     
 

MIKE REYNOLDS

Student Research Assistant

mjr122@pitt.edu | 412-624-0462


Previous lab members:

Daniel Murillo, MD, currently practicing medicine in Uruguay

Matt Cunningham-Hill, BS, currently pursuing a Masters Degree in Biology.

Suhas Krishnamurthy

Nayra Cárdenes, PhD, currently a post-doctoral associate in the lab of Mauricio Rojas

Lisa Geary, PhD

Li Mo, MD

Maddie Adams, currently pursuing a degree at the University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy

Sergey Zharikov, PhD

Kelly Quesnelle, PhD, currently an Assistant Professor at Western Michigan University

Gaowei Mao, PhD

Christelle Kamga, PhD

Kayla Hempel

Rafael deLima Portella, PhD

Janelle Bickta, MS

Teague Cole