Themes / Physiology


Studying the human body as a whole on down to biomolecules.

Physiology Researchers

Evangeline Motley-Johnson, PhD, FAHA

Interim Dean & Professor
School of Graduate Studies and Research
Center for Women's Health Research

(615) 327-6527


Associate Professor
School of Medicine

(615) 327-6997

Zhongmao Guo, MD, PhD

School of Medicine

(615) 327-6804

Physiology Team Publications

A glycine substitution in the collagenous domain of Col4a3 in mice recapitulates late onset Alport syndrome.
Odiatis C, Savva I, Pieri M, Ioannou P, Petrou P, Papagregoriou G, Antoniadou K, Makrides N, Stefanou C, Ljubanović DG, Nikolaou G, Borza DB, Stylianou K, Gross O, Deltas C

Tim17 Updates: A Comprehensive Review of an Ancient Mitochondrial Protein Translocator.
Chaudhuri M, Darden C, Gonzalez FS, Singha UK, Quinones L, Tripathi A

Cytotrophoblasts suppress macrophage-mediated inflammation through a contact-dependent mechanism.
Eastman AJ, Vrana EN, Grimaldo MT, Jones AD, Rogers LM, Alcendor DJ, Aronoff DM