Current Research and Scholarly Interests
Biomarker identification in lymphatic vascular disease
Drug therapy to reverse lymphatic disease - animal model and pilot human studies
Lymphangiogenesis in Acute and Chronic Experimental Lymphedema
Lymphangiogenesis in Lymphatic Insufficiency: Lymphatic Endothelial and Inflammatory RNA Expression Patterns
Genome-wide Transcriptional Profiling for the Study of Lymphedema Pathobiology,Cellular Signaling Mechanisms and Mechanisms of Therapeutic Lymphangiogenesis
Peripheral Arterial Disease and Critical Limb Ischemia
Randomized trials for the intracoronary infusion of VEGF (vascular endothelial growth factor) to treat advanced coronary artery disease.
Lipid-lowering outcomes trials in coronary and peripheral atherosclerosis.
Clinical outcomes trials to assess therapeutic interventions in post-mastectomy and other forms of lymphedema.