faculty

Murali Chandra

Murali Chandra

Professor

Dr. Chandra's Publications

 


murali@wsu.edu
Office
Room: VBR 251
Phone: (509)-335-7561

 

Current Position

2014-Present Professor, IPN, Washington State University, Pullman, WA
2007-2014 Associate Professor, IPN, Washington State University, Pullman, WA

Research

Dr. Chandra's research focuses on understanding the molecular mechanisms responsible for regulation of the contractile machinery of heart muscle cells, and how myofilament remodeling is linked to pathogenesis of heart diseases. 

Education

1981B.Sc.Chemistry, Karnataka University - Dharwad, India
1983M.Sc.Biochemistry, Karnataka University - Dharwad, India
1989Ph.D.Biochemistry, Australian National Uniersity - Canberra, Australia

Current Funding

NSF Mechanisms of Heat Shock Protein Regulation and Function in Muscles of a Model Teleost (Co-PI)
AHA Targeted in situ/in vivo Reconstitution of Myosin Binding Protein C (MyBPC) in the C-Zone of Cardiac Sarcomeres (Co-I)
CVM Intramural Research Project Targeted In Situ/In Vivo Reconstitution of Myosin Binding Protein C in the C-Zone of Cardiac Sarcomeres (PI)