Sandhya Xavier, PhD
Assistant Professor of Research, Nephrology
EDUCATION AND TRAINING:
- PhD Biochemistry, University of Mysore
Signaling pathways and mechanisms in chronic kidney disease
In the laboratory of Dr Portilla, we study the role of complement in renal fibrosis. Using mice with specific deletion of complement genes (both global and cell type specific) we are trying to understand their role and elucidate molecular mechanisms in models of renal fibrosis.