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Yuliya Dobrydneva , PhD

    • Title:
    • Assistant Professor

    • Role:
    • Faculty

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    • Focus Areas:
    • • Platelet signal transduction
      • Regulation of store-operated calcium channels
      • Phytoestrogens and non-steroidal estrogens as calcium channel modulators
      • Anti-thrombotic actions of dietary phytoestrogens and polyphenols

    • Office Location:
    • Lewis Hall

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    • Graduate Education:
    • Ph.D., Old Dominion University and Eastern Virginia Medical School, 2000

      M.S., Moscow Institute of Technology, Moscow, Russia, 1985

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    • Research Interests:

       American Heart Association, National Affiliate Scientist Development Grant
      “Regulation of platelet calcium homeostasis and ROS generation by anti-estrogenic drugs tamoxifen and raloxifene”  (2007 – 2011)
      “Tamoxifen as a modulator of calcium homeostasis in human platelets” Cancer Research and Prevention Foundation, 2005-2008.        
      “Thrombosis in women undergoing tamoxifen chemoprevention therapy”, Virginia Commonwealth Health Research Board, 2005-2007
      “Calcium Channels as Molecular Targets for the Anti-Thrombotic Actions of Dietary Phytoestrogens and Polyphenols”, 2003-2005, Postdoctoral Fellowship, USDA Cooperative State Research, Education and Extension Service.
      “Mechanism of phytoestrogen action on platelet calcium channels” 2002-2003,Virginia Commonwealth Health Research Board.
      “Dietary Phytoestrogens as novel anti-platelet, anti-thrombotic agents”, American Postdoctoral Leave Fellow, American Association of University Women Educational Foundation, 2002-2003.
      “Regulation of platelet aggregation by phytoestrogens” (Peter F. Blackmore PI, Yuliya Dobrydneva CoPI), Jefress Memorial Trust, 1999-2002                                         
      Virginia Academy of Science Small Project Research Fund Grant, 1998            

    • Primary Specialty:
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    • Courses Taught:
    • Medical biochemistry, medical pathology, pharmacology.

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