Joe R & Teresa Lozano School of Medicine

Organization profile

Organization profile

The mission of the Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine is to provide responsive and comprehensive education, research and service of the highest quality in order to meet the health-related needs of the citizens of Texas. In all aspects of fulfilling this mission, the Long School of Medicine is committed to demonstrating particular sensitivity to and focus on the South Texas region while fostering the broadest diversity and inclusion that ensures successful achievement of the institutional priorities to:

  • Cultivate a pervasive, adaptive and respectful environment promoting diversity, inclusion, equity, professionalism, humanism and opportunity.
  • Provide exemplary medical education and training to a diverse body of health career professionals at all levels while fostering a commitment to scholarship, leadership and life-long learning across the educational continuum.
  • Build and sustain recognized leadership, and advance scholarship excellence across the biomedical and health-related research spectrum.
  • Deliver exemplary and compassionate health care to enhance every patient’s quality of life.
  • Serve as a responsive resource to address community health needs whether local or global.
  • Attain health equity for the diverse patient population of South Texas.

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Melatonin Medicine & Life Sciences
Therapeutics Medicine & Life Sciences
Neoplasms Medicine & Life Sciences
Prostatic Neoplasms Medicine & Life Sciences
Proteins Medicine & Life Sciences
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Medicine & Life Sciences
Genes Medicine & Life Sciences
Wounds and Injuries Medicine & Life Sciences

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Profiles

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Muhammad A Abdul-ghani

Person: Academic

19892019
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Gregory A Abrahamian

Person: Academic

19942017
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Ometeotl Acosta

Person: Academic

20152018

Projects 1975 2020

Pathogenesis of tubule atrophy and failed recovery after acute kidney injury

Venkatachalam, M. A.

1/1/1612/31/19

Project: Research projectResearch Project

Ion Channels
Protein Kinases
Cluster Analysis
Neurons
Sensory Receptor Cells
Sensory Receptor Cells
salvinorin A
Ligands
Drug Discovery
Pharmaceutical Preparations

Research Output 1967 2019

Cause or casualty: The role of mitochondrial DNA in aging and age-associated disease

Chocron, E. S., Munkácsy, E. & Pickering, A. M., Feb 1 2019, In : Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Molecular Basis of Disease. 1865, 2, p. 285-297 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Mitochondrial DNA
Mitochondrial Genome
Mitochondrial Genes
Oxidative Phosphorylation
Epigenomics

Comparative analysis of novel decynium-22 analogs to inhibit transport by the low-affinity, high-capacity monoamine transporters, organic cation transporters 2 and 3, and plasma membrane monoamine transporter

Fraser-Spears, R., Krause-Heuer, A. M., Basiouny, M., Mayer, F. P., Manishimwe, R., Wyatt, N. A., Dobrowolski, J. C., Roberts, M. P., Greguric, I., Kumar, N., Koek, W., Sitte, H. H., Callaghan, P. D., Fraser, B. H. & Daws, L. C., Jan 5 2019, In : European Journal of Pharmacology. 842, p. 351-364 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Membrane Transport Proteins
Cations
Cell Membrane
Antidepressive Agents
nisoxetine

Comparison of Biomechanical Properties and Microstructure of Trabeculae Carneae, Papillary Muscles, and Myocardium in the Human Heart

Fatemifar, F., Feldman, M. D., Oglesby, M. & Han, H. C., Feb 1 2019, In : Journal of Biomechanical Engineering. 141, 2, 021007.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Papillary Muscles
Collagen
Muscle
Myocardium
Tissue