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    Physiology Seminar

    "Therapeutic Potential of Testosterone Propionate in Acute Kidney Injury (AKI)" 

    presented by Dr. Chetan Patil
    Please click here for more information 

    Congratulations to Dr. Zhen Wang, the recipient of an American Heart Association fellowship entitled, "Mechanisms of Hypertensive Diabetic Nephropathy: Role of Mitochondrial Dysfunction and ER Stress.


  • Physiology and Biophysics


    Welcome to the Department of Physiology and Biophysics. Our primary mission is to maintain the highest possible level of productivity and excellence in teaching, research and service programs to the University of Mississippi Medical Center and to the national and scientific community.

    We use an integrative approach to study cardiovascular, renal, neuro-endocrine and metabolic systems in normal physiology and certain diseases. Our graduate program contains a strong emphasis on research and on integrating whole animal physiology with genetics, molecular and cellular biology. Our graduate program has outstanding mentoring and provides highly qualified students the opportunity to obtain a PhD or MD/PhD degree.