Sabharwal to explore mechanisms of cardiovascular and cognitive comorbidities with aging

Rasna Sabharwal, PhD, assistant professor in Cardiovascular Medicine, has received a new two-year $250,000, R21 grant from the National Institute of Health (NIH) for her project “RAS-Driven Central Inflammation and Cognitive Decline with Aging.” This Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant will support Sabharwal’s research to study age-associated mechanisms that contribute to autonomic dysfunction and cognitive decline in […]

Sabharwal finds sexual differences in murine cardiomyopathies

Rasna Sabharwal, PhD, research assistant professor in Cardiovascular Medicine, received a four-year, $2.1M R01 from the NIH for her project “Stress-induced cardiovascular dysfunction in dilated cardiomyopathy.” With this funding, Sabharwal will investigate the central mechanisms and neural circuitry of emotional stress-mediated sudden death in dilated cardiomyopathy. With more than 200,000 cases a year in the […]