Rasna Sabharwal, PhD

Rasna Sabharwal, PhD
Assistant Professor
Internal Medicine
Research focus: 

Neurohumoral mechanisms in cardiovascular and neurodegenerative diseases

Office

319-335-7674
627 MRC

Lab

602 and 607 MRC
319-335-7684

My research focuses on elucidating central brain mechanisms underlying Alzheimer’s disease, psychosocial disorders, heart failure and sudden cardiac death.  The lab uses multidisciplinary approaches including radiotelemetry, optogenetics, neurophysiology, pharmacology, behavioral and molecular techniques in genetically modified mouse models.  Our goal is to identify therapies that can be translated to yield better clinical outcomes.

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