Metzger Lab

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Joe Metzger

Principal Investigator

Joseph Metzger, PhD

612-625-8296
metzgerj@umn.edu
FAX: 612-624-8118
Lab: 612-625-2656
Lab: 3rd floor Cancer & Cardiovascular Research Building

 

Lab Members

Postdocs:  Michelle Asp, Fikru Belem Bedada, Kurt Prins, Brian Thompson

Graduate students:  Evelyne Houang, Anthony Vetter, Matt Wheelwright (MSTP)

Undergraduate researchers: McKayla Anderson,  Emily Kuehn, Zach Som

Research Projects

  • in vitro gene transfer
  • muscle structure-function
  • in vivo cardiac gene transfer
  • transgenic animals
  • experimental cardiac gene therapy
  • animal models of heart disease
  • Heart function in vivo
  • gene-environment
  • exercise stress