Kirk Conrad

Kirk Conrad,

Professor

Department: MD-PHYSIOLOGY FUNCTIONAL GENOM
Business Phone: (352) 392-3791
Business Email: kpconrad@ufl.edu

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2010-2020
GMS6405 Fundamentals of Endocrine Physiology
2011-2020
DEN5120C Physiology
2018-2020
GMS6400C Principles of Physiology
2019
GMS6415 Fundamentals of Gastrointestinal Physiology
2018
VME7980 Research for Doctoral Dissertation
2018
BMS6638C Kidney & Urinary Tract
2014
BMS3521 Human Physiology in Translation
2012
BSC3096 Human Physiology

Publications

2022
Potential role of the corpus luteum in maternal cardiovascular adaptation to pregnancy and preeclampsia risk.
American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 226(5):683-699 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ajog.2021.08.018. [PMID] 34437863.
2021
Might proton pump or sodium-hydrogen exchanger inhibitors be of value to ameliorate SARs-CoV-2 pathophysiology?
Physiological reports. 8(24) [DOI] 10.14814/phy2.14649. [PMID] 33369281.
2021
Relationships between reproductive hormones and maternal pregnancy physiology in women conceiving with or without in vitro fertilization.
American journal of physiology. Regulatory, integrative and comparative physiology. 321(3):R454-R468 [DOI] 10.1152/ajpregu.00174.2020. [PMID] 34346723.
2021
Which protocol for frozen-thawed embryo transfer is associated with the best outcomes for the mother and baby?
Fertility and sterility. 115(4):886-887 [DOI] 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2021.01.042. [PMID] 33715870.
2020
Activation of multiple receptors stimulates extracellular vesicle release from trophoblast cells.
Physiological reports. 8(20) [DOI] 10.14814/phy2.14592. [PMID] 33080118.
2020
Circulating pregnancy hormone relaxin as a first trimester biomarker for preeclampsia.
Pregnancy hypertension. 22:47-53 [DOI] 10.1016/j.preghy.2020.07.008. [PMID] 32738589.
2020
Evidence for Corpus Luteal and Endometrial Origins of Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes in Women Conceiving with or Without Assisted Reproduction.
Obstetrics and gynecology clinics of North America. 47(1):163-181 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ogc.2019.10.011. [PMID] 32008666.
2020
Maternal endothelial function, circulating endothelial cells, and endothelial progenitor cells in pregnancies conceived with or without in vitro fertilization.
American journal of physiology. Regulatory, integrative and comparative physiology. 318(6):R1091-R1102 [DOI] 10.1152/ajpregu.00015.2020. [PMID] 32349514.
2020
Maternal Vascular Health in Pregnancy and Postpartum After Assisted Reproduction.
Hypertension (Dallas, Tex. : 1979). 75(2):549-560 [DOI] 10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.119.13779. [PMID] 31838910.
2019
Absent or Excessive Corpus Luteum Number Is Associated With Altered Maternal Vascular Health in Early Pregnancy.
Hypertension (Dallas, Tex. : 1979). 73(3):680-690 [DOI] 10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.118.12046. [PMID] 30636549.
2019
Cholecystokinin, gastrin, cholecystokinin/gastrin receptors, and bitter taste receptor TAS2R14: trophoblast expression and signaling.
American journal of physiology. Regulatory, integrative and comparative physiology. 316(5):R628-R639 [DOI] 10.1152/ajpregu.00153.2018. [PMID] 30892908.
2019
Effect of Mode of Conception on Maternal Serum Relaxin, Creatinine, and Sodium Concentrations in an Infertile Population.
Reproductive sciences (Thousand Oaks, Calif.). 26(3):412-419 [DOI] 10.1177/1933719118776792. [PMID] 29862889.
2019
Evidence for shared molecular pathways of dysregulated decidualization in preeclampsia and endometrial disorders revealed by microarray data integration.
FASEB journal : official publication of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. 33(11):11682-11695 [DOI] 10.1096/fj.201900662R. [PMID] 31356122.
2019
Increased Preeclampsia Risk and Reduced Aortic Compliance With In Vitro Fertilization Cycles in the Absence of a Corpus Luteum.
Hypertension (Dallas, Tex. : 1979). 73(3):640-649 [DOI] 10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.118.12043. [PMID] 30636552.
2019
Maternal Cardiovascular Dysregulation During Early Pregnancy After In Vitro Fertilization Cycles in the Absence of a Corpus Luteum.
Hypertension (Dallas, Tex. : 1979). 74(3):705-715 [DOI] 10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.119.13015. [PMID] 31352818.
2019
Potential influence of the corpus luteum on circulating reproductive and volume regulatory hormones, angiogenic and immunoregulatory factors in pregnant women.
American journal of physiology. Endocrinology and metabolism. 317(4):E677-E685 [DOI] 10.1152/ajpendo.00225.2019. [PMID] 31408378.
2019
Potential therapeutic use of relaxin in accelerating closure of cranial bone defects in mice.
Physiological reports. 7(11) [DOI] 10.14814/phy2.14106. [PMID] 31155858.
2019
Research Recommendations From the National Institutes of Health Workshop on Predicting, Preventing, and Treating Preeclampsia.
Hypertension (Dallas, Tex. : 1979). 73(4):757-766 [DOI] 10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.118.11644. [PMID] 30686084.
2018
Activation of the β-common receptor by erythropoietin impairs acetylcholine-mediated vasodilation in mouse mesenteric arterioles.
Physiological reports. 6(12) [DOI] 10.14814/phy2.13751. [PMID] 29939494.
2018
Relaxin-mediated renal vasodilation in the rat is associated with falls in glomerular blood pressure.
American journal of physiology. Regulatory, integrative and comparative physiology. 314(2):R147-R152 [DOI] 10.1152/ajpregu.00148.2017. [PMID] 29046312.
2018
Wave reflections and global arterial compliance during normal human pregnancy.
Physiological reports. 6(24) [DOI] 10.14814/phy2.13947. [PMID] 30578623.
2017
Comparison of multiple non-invasive methods of measuring cardiac output during pregnancy reveals marked heterogeneity in the magnitude of cardiac output change between women.
Physiological reports. 5(8) [DOI] 10.14814/phy2.13223. [PMID] 28438984.
2017
Emerging role for dysregulated decidualization in the genesis of preeclampsia.
Placenta. 60:119-129 [DOI] 10.1016/j.placenta.2017.06.005. [PMID] 28693893.
2017
Relaxin confers cytotrophoblast protection from hypoxia-reoxygenation injury through the phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase-Akt/protein kinase B cell survival pathway.
American journal of physiology. Regulatory, integrative and comparative physiology. 312(4):R559-R568 [DOI] 10.1152/ajpregu.00306.2016. [PMID] 28122716.
2017
Vascular actions of relaxin: nitric oxide and beyond.
British journal of pharmacology. 174(10):1002-1014 [DOI] 10.1111/bph.13614. [PMID] 27590257.
2016
G-Protein-coupled receptors as potential drug candidates in preeclampsia: targeting the relaxin/insulin-like family peptide receptor 1 for treatment and prevention.
Human reproduction update. 22(5):647-64 [DOI] 10.1093/humupd/dmw021. [PMID] 27385360.
2015
Association of number of retrieved oocytes with live birth rate and birth weight: an analysis of 231,815 cycles of in vitro fertilization.
Fertility and sterility. 103(4):931-938.e2 [DOI] 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2014.12.120. [PMID] 25638421.
2015
Bioinformatics approach reveals evidence for impaired endometrial maturation before and during early pregnancy in women who developed preeclampsia.
Hypertension (Dallas, Tex. : 1979). 65(2):421-9 [DOI] 10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.114.04481. [PMID] 25421975.
2015
Cholecystokinin Expression and Localization in Human Placenta.
Reproductive Sciences. 22(1):376A-377A
2015
Conditional deletion of the relaxin receptor gene in cells of smooth muscle lineage affects lower reproductive tract in pregnant mice.
Biology of reproduction. 92(4) [DOI] 10.1095/biolreprod.114.127209. [PMID] 25715795.
2015
Differential effects of relaxin deficiency on vascular aging in arteries of male mice.
Age (Dordrecht, Netherlands). 37(4) [DOI] 10.1007/s11357-015-9803-z. [PMID] 26109313.
2015
Early Pregnancy Relaxin Levels After Infertility
Reproductive Sciences. 22(1)
2014
Endometrial Antecedents of Preeclampsia
Reproductive Sciences. 21(3, S)
2014
Evidence for Impaired Maternal Circulatory Adaptations in Pregnancies Conceived Using Donor Eggs
Reproductive Sciences. 21(3, S)
2014
First Trimester Serum Relaxin Concentration and Prediction of Early and Late Onset Preeclampsia
Reproductive Sciences. 21(3, S)
2014
Localization of relaxin receptors in arteries and veins, and region-specific increases in compliance and bradykinin-mediated relaxation after in vivo serelaxin treatment.
FASEB journal : official publication of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. 28(1):275-87 [DOI] 10.1096/fj.13-233429. [PMID] 24036884.
2014
Proteasome Inhibition Increases Soluble Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (Sflt1) Secretion From Human Trophoblast
Reproductive Sciences. 21(3, S)
2014
The renal circulation in normal pregnancy and preeclampsia: is there a place for relaxin?
American journal of physiology. Renal physiology. 306(10):F1121-35 [DOI] 10.1152/ajprenal.00042.2014. [PMID] 24647709.
2013
Corpus luteal contribution to maternal pregnancy physiology and outcomes in assisted reproductive technologies.
American journal of physiology. Regulatory, integrative and comparative physiology. 304(2):R69-72 [DOI] 10.1152/ajpregu.00239.2012. [PMID] 23100030.
2012
Relaxin increases human endothelial progenitor cell NO and migration and vasculogenesis in mice.
Blood. 119(2):629-36 [DOI] 10.1182/blood-2011-04-346007. [PMID] 22028476.
2012
Relaxin mediates uterine artery compliance during pregnancy and increases uterine blood flow.
FASEB journal : official publication of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. 26(10):4035-44 [DOI] 10.1096/fj.12-210567. [PMID] 22744867.
2012
Relaxin regulates hyaluronan synthesis and aquaporins in the cervix of late pregnant mice.
Endocrinology. 153(12):6054-64 [DOI] 10.1210/en.2012-1577. [PMID] 23087172.
2011
Angiogenic growth factors are new and essential players in the sustained relaxin vasodilatory pathway in rodents and humans.
Hypertension (Dallas, Tex. : 1979). 57(6):1151-60 [DOI] 10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.110.165027. [PMID] 21536992.
2011
Effects of relaxin on arterial dilation, remodeling, and mechanical properties.
Current hypertension reports. 13(6):409-20 [DOI] 10.1007/s11906-011-0231-x. [PMID] 21971830.
2011
Emerging role of relaxin in the maternal adaptations to normal pregnancy: implications for preeclampsia.
Seminars in nephrology. 31(1):15-32 [DOI] 10.1016/j.semnephrol.2010.10.003. [PMID] 21266262.
2011
Gene expression in first trimester preeclampsia placenta.
Biological research for nursing. 13(2):134-9 [DOI] 10.1177/1099800410385448. [PMID] 21044967.
2011
Maternal vasodilation in pregnancy: the emerging role of relaxin.
American journal of physiology. Regulatory, integrative and comparative physiology. 301(2):R267-75 [DOI] 10.1152/ajpregu.00156.2011. [PMID] 21613576.
2011
Relaxin induces rapid dilation of rodent small renal and human subcutaneous arteries via PI3 kinase and nitric oxide.
Endocrinology. 152(7):2786-96 [DOI] 10.1210/en.2010-1126. [PMID] 21558316.
2011
Relaxin regulates vascular wall remodeling and passive mechanical properties in mice.
Journal of applied physiology (Bethesda, Md. : 1985). 111(1):260-71 [DOI] 10.1152/japplphysiol.00845.2010. [PMID] 21551018.
2010
Relaxin-Induced Renal Vasodilation and Hyperfiltration Are Mediated By Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor(S) in Chronically-Instrumented, Conscious Rats.
Reproductive Sciences. 17
2010
Unveiling the vasodilatory actions and mechanisms of relaxin.
Hypertension (Dallas, Tex. : 1979). 56(1):2-9 [DOI] 10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.109.133926. [PMID] 20497994.
2009
Altered global gene expression in first trimester placentas of women destined to develop preeclampsia.
Placenta. 30(1):15-24 [DOI] 10.1016/j.placenta.2008.09.015. [PMID] 19027158.
2009
Low Relaxin Concentrations in the First Trimester Are Associated With Increased Risk of Developing Preeclampsia
Reproductive Sciences. 16
2009
Relaxin, a pleiotropic vasodilator for the treatment of heart failure.
Heart failure reviews. 14(4):321-9 [DOI] 10.1007/s10741-008-9129-3. [PMID] 19101795.
2009
Role of relaxin in maternal systemic and renal vascular adaptations during gestation.
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1160:304-12 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1749-6632.2009.03829.x. [PMID] 19416209.
2008
Changes in Arterial Function By Chronic Relaxin Infusion Are Mediated By the Leucine Rich Repeat G Coupled Lgr7 Receptor.
Reproductive Sciences. 15
2008
Proteasomal activity in placentas from women with preeclampsia and intrauterine growth restriction: implications for expression of HIF-alpha proteins.
Placenta. 29(3):290-9 [DOI] 10.1016/j.placenta.2007.11.015. [PMID] 18222538.
2008
Relaxin Regulates Arterial Wall Structure and Composition.
Reproductive Sciences. 15
2008
The Role of Human Chorionic Gonadotropin in Maternal Vasodilation of Pregnancy
Reproductive Sciences. 15
2008
Vascular Endothelial and Placental Growth Factors Are New Players in the “Slow” Relaxin Vasodilatory Pathway
Hypertension in Pregnancy. 27
2007
Placental HIF-1 alpha, HIF-2 alpha, membrane and soluble VEGF receptor-1 proteins are not increased in normotensive pregnancies complicated by late-onset intrauterine growth restriction.
American journal of physiology. Regulatory, integrative and comparative physiology. 293(2):R766-74 [PMID] 17507435.
2007
Renal function during normal pregnancy and preeclampsia.
Frontiers in bioscience : a journal and virtual library. 12:2425-37 [PMID] 17127252.
2007
The vascular actions of relaxin.
Advances in experimental medicine and biology. 612:65-87 [PMID] 18161482.
2007
Vascular matrix metalloproteinase-9 mediates the inhibition of myogenic reactivity in small arteries isolated from rats after short-term administration of relaxin.
Endocrinology. 148(1):189-97 [PMID] 17053025.
2006
Evidence for local relaxin ligand-receptor expression and function in arteries.
FASEB journal : official publication of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. 20(13):2352-62 [PMID] 17077312.
2006
Expression of von Hippel Lindau (pVHL) protein in placentae from normal pregnant women and women with preeclampsia.
Placenta. 27(4-5):411-21 [PMID] 15955559.
2006
Influence of recombinant human relaxin on renal hemodynamics in healthy volunteers.
Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN. 17(11):3192-7 [PMID] 17035617.
2006
Matrix metalloproteinase-2 activity, protein, mRNA, and tissue inhibitors in small arteries from pregnant and relaxin-treated nonpregnant rats.
Journal of applied physiology (Bethesda, Md. : 1985). 100(6):1955-63 [PMID] 16484357.
2006
Relaxin has a role in establishing a renal response in pregnancy.
Fertility and sterility. 86(1):253-5 [PMID] 16730722.
2006
Relaxin is essential for systemic vasodilation and increased global arterial compliance during early pregnancy in conscious rats.
Endocrinology. 147(11):5126-31 [PMID] 16873529.
2005
Effects of relaxin on systemic arterial hemodynamics and mechanical properties in conscious rats: sex dependency and dose response.
Journal of applied physiology (Bethesda, Md. : 1985). 98(3):1013-20 [PMID] 15489259.
2005
Evidence against the hypothesis that endothelial endothelin B receptor expression is regulated by relaxin and pregnancy.
Endocrinology. 146(6):2791-7 [PMID] 15761039.
2005
Mechanisms of renal vasodilation and hyperfiltration during pregnancy: current perspectives and potential implications for preeclampsia.
Endothelium : journal of endothelial cell research. 12(1-2):57-62 [PMID] 16036316.
2005
Recombinant human relaxin (rhRLX) modifies systemic arterial properties in conscious rats irrespective of gender, but in a biphasic fashion.
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1041:155-62 [PMID] 15956701.
2005
Relaxin increases cardiac output and reduces systemic arterial load in hypertensive rats.
Hypertension (Dallas, Tex. : 1979). 46(4):745-50 [PMID] 16172427.
2005
Renal hemodynamic effects of relaxin in humans.
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1041:163-72 [PMID] 15956702.
2005
Role of relaxin in maternal renal vasodilation of pregnancy.
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1041:147-54 [PMID] 15956700.
2004
Emerging role of relaxin in renal and cardiovascular function.
American journal of physiology. Regulatory, integrative and comparative physiology. 287(2):R250-61 [PMID] 15271674.
2004
Evidence for the functional activity of hypoxia-inducible transcription factors overexpressed in preeclamptic placentae.
Placenta. 25(10):763-9 [PMID] 15451190.
2004
Mechanisms of renal vasodilation and hyperfiltration during pregnancy.
Journal of the Society for Gynecologic Investigation. 11(7):438-48 [PMID] 15458740.
2004
New aspects in the pathophysiology of preeclampsia.
Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN. 15(9):2440-8 [PMID] 15339993.
2004
Nitric oxide synthase isoforms in the rat kidney during pregnancy.
Journal of the Society for Gynecologic Investigation. 11(5):280-8 [PMID] 15219881.
2004
Relaxin modifies systemic arterial resistance and compliance in conscious, nonpregnant rats.
Endocrinology. 145(7):3289-96 [PMID] 15198972.
2004
Renal handling of homocysteine during normal pregnancy and preeclampsia.
Journal of the Society for Gynecologic Investigation. 11(1):45-50 [PMID] 14706683.
2003
Essential role for vascular gelatinase activity in relaxin-induced renal vasodilation, hyperfiltration, and reduced myogenic reactivity of small arteries.
Circulation research. 93(12):1249-57 [PMID] 14593002.
2003
Impaired oxygen-dependent reduction of HIF-1alpha and -2alpha proteins in pre-eclamptic placentae.
Placenta. 24(2-3):199-208 [PMID] 12566247.
2003
Time course and dose response of relaxin-mediated renal vasodilation, hyperfiltration, and changes in plasma osmolality in conscious rats.
Journal of applied physiology (Bethesda, Md. : 1985). 95(4):1509-14 [PMID] 12819218.
2002
Citrulline is not the major product using the standard “NOS activity” assay on renal cortical homogenates.
American journal of physiology. Regulatory, integrative and comparative physiology. 282(1):R303-10 [PMID] 11742852.
2002
Myogenic reactivity is reduced in small renal arteries isolated from relaxin-treated rats.
American journal of physiology. Regulatory, integrative and comparative physiology. 283(2):R349-55 [PMID] 12121847.
2001
Endothelin and nitric oxide mediate reduced myogenic reactivity of small renal arteries from pregnant rats.
American journal of physiology. Regulatory, integrative and comparative physiology. 280(1):R1-7 [PMID] 11124127.
2001
Expression of inflammatory cytokines in placentas from women with preeclampsia.
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 86(6):2505-12 [PMID] 11397847.
2001
Relaxin is essential for renal vasodilation during pregnancy in conscious rats.
The Journal of clinical investigation. 107(11):1469-75 [PMID] 11390429.
2001
Selective overexpression of the hypoxia-inducible transcription factor, HIF-2alpha, in placentas from women with preeclampsia.
Biology of reproduction. 64(2):499-506 [PMID] 11159352.
2000
Expression of endothelial nitric oxide synthase by extravillous trophoblast cells in the human placenta.
Placenta. 21(1):23-31 [PMID] 10692247.
2000
Expression, ontogeny, and regulation of hypoxia-inducible transcription factors in the human placenta.
Biology of reproduction. 63(2):559-69 [PMID] 10906065.
2000
Impact of gender and endothelin on renal vasodilation and hyperfiltration induced by relaxin in conscious rats.
American journal of physiology. Regulatory, integrative and comparative physiology. 279(4):R1298-304 [PMID] 11003996.
1999
Endothelin mediates renal vasodilation and hyperfiltration during pregnancy in chronically instrumented conscious rats.
The American journal of physiology. 276(5):F767-76 [DOI] 10.1152/ajprenal.1999.276.5.F767. [PMID] 10330059.
1999
Expression of the erythropoietin receptor by trophoblast cellsin the human placenta.
Biology of reproduction. 60(4):861-70 [PMID] 10084959.
1999
Plasma and 24-h NO(x) and cGMP during normal pregnancy and preeclampsia in women on a reduced NO(x) diet.
The American journal of physiology. 277(1 Pt 2):F48-57 [DOI] 10.1152/ajprenal.1999.277.1.F48. [PMID] 10409297.
1999
Relaxin is a potent renal vasodilator in conscious rats.
The Journal of clinical investigation. 103(4):525-33 [PMID] 10021461.
1997
Hypoxia stimulates cytokine production by villous explants from the human placenta.
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 82(5):1582-8 [PMID] 9141553.
1997
Intrinsic tone and passive mechanics of isolated renal arteries from virgin and late-pregnant rats.
The American journal of physiology. 273(1 Pt 2):R22-7 [PMID] 9249528.
1997
Nitric oxide and pregnancy.
The American journal of physiology. 272(2 Pt 2):R441-63 [PMID] 9124465.
1996
Prostaglandins maintain renal vasodilation and hyperfiltration during chronic nitric oxide synthase blockade in conscious pregnant rats.
Circulation research. 79(6):1161-6 [PMID] 8943954.
1995
Acute blockade of nitric oxide synthase inhibits renal vasodilation and hyperfiltration during pregnancy in chronically instrumented conscious rats.
The Journal of clinical investigation. 96(1):482-90 [PMID] 7542284.
1995
Metabolism of erythropoietin in conscious pregnant rats.
The American journal of physiology. 268(5 Pt 2):R1117-20 [PMID] 7771570.
1995
Nitric oxide biosynthesis during pregnancy: implications for circulatory changes.
Clinical and experimental pharmacology & physiology. 22(2):164-71 [PMID] 7621611.
1995
Nitric oxide synthase activity in placentae from women with pre-eclampsia.
Placenta. 16(8):691-9 [PMID] 8710800.
1993
Endothelial modulation of renal interlobar arteries from pregnant rats.
The American journal of physiology. 265(2 Pt 2):F309-15 [PMID] 8368340.
1993
Influence of oxytocin on renal hemodynamics and sodium excretion.
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 689:346-62 [PMID] 8396871.
1991
Evidence for attenuation of myo-inositol uptake, phosphoinositide turnover and inositol phosphate production in aortic vasculature of rats during pregnancy.
The Journal of clinical investigation. 87(5):1700-9 [PMID] 1850759.
1989
The renin-angiotensin system during pregnancy in chronically instrumented, conscious rats.
American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 161(4):1065-72 [PMID] 2552805.
1987
Possible mechanisms for changes in renal hemodynamics during pregnancy: studies from animal models.
American journal of kidney diseases : the official journal of the National Kidney Foundation. 9(4):253-9 [PMID] 3554994.
1987
Renal synthesis and urinary excretion of eicosanoids during pregnancy in rats.
The American journal of physiology. 253(6 Pt 2):F1197-205 [PMID] 3480695.
1986
Evidence against the hypothesis that prostaglandins are the vasodepressor agents of pregnancy. Serial studies in chronically instrumented, conscious rats.
The Journal of clinical investigation. 77(1):236-45 [PMID] 3944253.
1984
Renal autoregulation in chronically catheterized conscious rats.
The American journal of physiology. 247(2 Pt 2):F229-33 [PMID] 6380311.
1984
Renal hemodynamics during pregnancy in chronically catheterized, conscious rats.
Kidney international. 26(1):24-9 [PMID] 6332938.

Grants

Jul 2017 – Dec 2019
Biomimetic Bone for Load-Bearing Bioresorbable Nanostructured Bone Substitutes
Role: Faculty
Funding: US ARMY MED RES ACQUISITION
Sep 2016 – May 2022
Vascular Smooth Muscle Lysyl Oxidase Mediated Increase in Vessel Stiffness and its Effect on Rho-Kinase Mechanosensors: A Novel Mechanism of Atherosclerosis in Chronic Kidney Disease?
Role: Other
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NHLBI
Jul 2015 – Jan 2019
Potential Therapeutic Use of Relaxin in Healing Cranial Bone Defects
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: US ARMY MED RES ACQUISITION via US DEPT OF DEFENSE
May 2014 – Jan 2017
Unveiling novel signaling mechanisms of serelaxin in vasculature
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NOVARTIS PHARMACEUTICALS CORP
Jul 2013 – Jun 2019
Preclampsia and Relaxin Research Fund
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: UF FOUNDATION
Sep 2012 – Feb 2016
Corpus Luteal Contribution to Maternal Pregnancy Physiology and Outcomes in ART
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: FL CLINICAL PRACTICE ASSO
Aug 2011 – Feb 2020
Corpus Luteal Contribution to Maternal Pregnancy Physiology and Outcomes in ART
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NICHD

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