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  • Eric George, PhD


    Assistant Professor
    Office: G360
    Office phone: (601) 984-6689/5299
    E-mail: EGeorge@umc.edu

    Areas of expertise

    • General: Cardiovascular and reproductive physiology, molecular biology.
    • Specific: Pregnancy-induced hypertension, endothelial function and circulating angiogenic balance.

    Research methods and techniques

    The Reduced Uterine Perfusion Pressure (RUPP) model of pregnancy-induced hypertension. Chronic instrumentation of rodent models. Isolation and catheterization of major blood vessels for direct pressure measurements and chronic pharmacological administration. Molecular techniques including ELISA, western blotting, qRT-PCR, gene cloning and transfection. Cell and tissue culture, including controlled hypoxia exposure.