Lab Contact Info

LAB:  835 S Wolcott Ave

        E401 MSB

PH #:  (312) 355-0249

FAX:  (312) 996-1225

Tiruppathi Lab

Current Lab Members

Dong-Mei Wang, PhD

Visiting Instructor

wwendy@uic.edu

Role of endothelial cell-expressed ubiquitin editing enzyme A20 in restoring lung endothelial barrier integrity through the expression of vascular endothelial (VE)-cadherin and the interacting endothelial protein tyrosine phosphatase (VE-PTP) at vascular endothelial adherens junctions.

Saroj Nepal, PhD

Postdoctoral Research Associate

sarojn@uic.edu

Publications​​​​​​​

Investigating how activation of the endothelial TRPM2 channel by oxidants mediates lung vascular injury.


Sushil C. Regmi, PhD

Postdoctoral Research Associate

sregmi@uic.edu

Dheeraj Soni

Postdoctoral Fellow

dsoni@uic.edu


Investigating the mechanisms by which Protease-activated receptor 1 (PAR-1) - mediated TAK1 activation secondary to Ca2+ - influx in endothelial cells restores endothelial barrier integrity after sepsis-induced vascular injury.​​​​​​​

Research Interests

Vascular Biology

Lung Biology & Pathophysiology

Inflammation Signaling Mechanisms

Cell Receptors & Signaling

Past Trainees

Auditi Debroy, PhD

Predoctoral Student

2010 - 2014

Current Position:  Postdoctoral Fellow, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL


Angela M Bair, PhD

Predoctoral Student

2004 - 2008

Current Position:  Junior Faculty at Harvard Medical School/Massachusetts General Hospital, Charlestown, MA


Angela M Kwiatek, PhD

Predoctoral Fellow

2002 - 2006

Current Position:  Senior Medical Writer at Randstad, Greater Chicago Area, IL


Raudel Sandoval, PhD

Predoctoral Fellow

1996 - 2001

Current Position:  Virtual Lab Manager, HappiLabs.org