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Sanborn Laboratory

Animal Reproduction and Biotechnology Laboratory
Ft. Collins, CO 80523 (970) 491-8106

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Arrow icon Barbara M. Sanborn, PhD
Arrow icon Dilyara Murtazina, PhD

Graphic image for links to PHM1-41 cell properties, intracellular calcium dynamics and contracting cells Click here for our movie of PHM1 cells

Undergraduate Students

Arrow icon Emily Bryan

Summer Students -- NIDDK MARC Program

Arrow icon Amando Navar, University of Michigan
Arrow icon Olabiyi Akala, University of Maryland
Arrow icon Alex Romero, Duke University
Arrow icon Jennifer Jamison, Baldwin-Wallace College

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Research Interests

Current research areas include --

Arrow icon Control of key pathways in hormone signaling that regulate uterine smooth muscle contraction/relaxation.

Arrow icon Roles of scaffolding proteins and lipid domains in hormonal signaling.

Arrow icon Role of TRP proteins in control of intracellular calcium dynamics in uterine smooth muscle (including siRNA knockdown approaches).

Arrow icon Regulation of TRP expression and activity by hormones.

Link to pubmed for complete list of publications