Dr. Glen Kisby (Professor of Pharmacology, COM) and his colleague Dr. Jacob Raber (Department of Behavioral Neuroscience, OHSU) are investigating the link between chronic exposure to second-hand cigarette smoke and mild cognitive impairment (MCI) or dementia…more

Dr. Miklos Peterfy (Professor of Biochemistry)
and his research team at COMP is investigating the genetic determinants of hypertriglyceridemia (HTG) in order to better understand the disease and develop therapies. HTG is a form of dyslipidemia characterized by high levels of triglycerides (TG) in the circulation…more

Dr. Xiaoning Bi (Professor of Physiology), together with her team in COMP, and her collaborator Dr. Michel Baudry (Dean, GCBS) have identified a new mechanism contributing to the regulation of protein synthesis and protein degradation in mammalian brain…more

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