Wei receives $2.3M R01

Shunguang Wei, PhD, assistant professor in Cardiovascular Medicine, received a four-year, $2.3M R01 grant from the NIH’s National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI). Wei’s project will investigate the role of cytokine interleukin (IL-17A) in brain inflammation and sympathetic nervous system activation in a rat model of heart failure-induced by myocardial infarction. IL-17A is an […]

Wei Receives $1.91M NHLBI R01

Shunguang Wei, PhD, Research Assistant Professor in Cardiovascular Medicine, has been awarded a five-year, $1.91 million grant from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) to study a novel treatment of sympathetic excitation in heart failure. The R01 will allow Dr. Wei to further his research into the central neural mechanisms underlying heart failure. […]