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Eric George, PhD

Assistant Professor
Office: G461
Lab: G464
Office Phone: 601-984-5299
E-mail: egeorge@umc.edu

Areas of Expertise
General: Cardiovascular and reproductive physiology, molecular biology.
Specific: Pregnancy-induced hypertension, endothelial function, circulating angiogenic balance, drug development

Research Methods
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