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  • Silu Lu, MD, PhD

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    Instructor
    Office: G160
    Lab: G153
    Office phone: (601) 984-1802
    Lab phone: (601) 815-1316
    E-mail: slu@umc.edu

    Areas of expertise

    • General: Cardiovascular, pulmonary, and exercise physiology. 
    • Specific: Cardiovascular responses and local blood flow regulation during exercise; obesity and metabolic syndrome; trauma-induced acute lung injury.

    Research methods

    Patch clamp; microcirculatory measurements of vascular function in isolated vessels and in whole animals, instrumentations for acute studies of cardiovascular and metabolic functions; isotope methods for measuring renal function; imaging methods; and other bioassay methods for measurements of reactive oxygen species and prostanoid, etc.