Basic Science Research

Michel Baum, M.D. | Research Lab
Research Interests: Renal development, epithelial transport, and X-linked hypophosphatemia

I. Alexandru Bobulescu, M.D.
Research Interests: Na+/H+ exchange across biological membranes; proximal tubule ion transport in renal physiology and pathophysiology; renal handling and (patho)physiologic roles of uric acid; renal lipids and lipotoxicity; urinary proteins and RNA for clinical research/diagnostics

Thomas J. Carroll, Ph.D. | Research Lab
Research Interests: Developmental biology, genetics, cell polarity, polycystic kidney disease, and cancer

Christopher Y. Lu, M.D. | Research Lab
Research Interests: Renal immunology and inflammation

Denise Marciano, M.D., Ph.D. | Research Lab
Research Interests: Understanding the cellular and molecular mechanisms of tubular and glomerular formation in health and disease. 

Orson W. Moe, M.D. 
Research Interests: Renal physiology and metabolism

Vishal Patel, M.D.
Research Interests: Kidney development and homeostasis, polycystic kidney disease, and microRNAs