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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: The mechanism of cardio-protection from a sulfonylurea receptor isoform 2 splice variant (SUR2A-55) and its role in regulating ROMK activity, the putative mitochondrial ATP sensitive potassium channel
Principal Investigator:

Mohun Ramratnam

Location: Madison, WI
Congressional District Code: 2
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: October 2020 - September 2025
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $431,902
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Candidate: I am a staff cardiologist at the William S. Middleton Memorial VA and Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. I obtained my MD from Northwestern University and completed internal medicine residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital and cardiology fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh. During my fellowship training I dedicated additional time in the laboratory of Dr. Ferhaan Ahmad to study mechanisms of genetic cardiomyopathies,...

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