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  • Suttira "Joy" Intapad, PhD

     IntapadSuttira-HQAssistant Professor
    Office: G257
    Lab: G354
    Office phone: (601) 984-1818
    Lab phone: (601) 815-3106
    E-mail: sintapad@umc.edu

    Areas of expertise

    • General: Cardiovascular - renal physiology, Obesity and metabolic disorder.
    • Specific: Developmental programming of adult health and disease, low birth weight, intrauterine growth restriction, sex differences, hypertension, obesity, metabolic syndrome.

    Research methods

    Rat model of reduced intrauterine perfusion, whole animal and molecular approaches including acute and chronic measurements of arterial pressure (direct catheter, radio-telemetry), renal hemodynamics (GFR, ERPF, RVR), metabolic functions (food intake, water intake, urine excretion, OGTT, ITT, etc.), molecular and biochemical assays (PCR, Western Blot, ELISA, etc.).