Jeffery D. Molkentin, PhD

Professor | Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone: 513-636-3557

Fax: 513-636-5958


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Dr. Molkentin's research aims to understand the intracellular signaling pathways and transcriptional regulatory circuits that control mammalian cell growth and differentiation. His work has advanced the understanding of molecular events behind heart disease and muscular dystrophy.

In 2008 he was named a Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) investigator.

For a full description of Dr. Molkentin's work, please see his Faculty Lab Site in the Division of Molecular and Cardiovascular Biology.

Education and Training

BS Marquette University, Milwaukee WI, 1989.

PhD: Medical College of Wisconsin, 1994.


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