Sudhahar Varadarajan


Sudhahar Varadarajan


Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology

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  • 3201B


  • Ph.D., Biochemistry University of Madras, 2007

  • BS, Biochemistry Bharathidasan University, 2000

Awards & Honors

  • ATVB Early Career Investigator Award (Finalist) American Heart Association Scientific Session , 2015

  • Achievement Awards (Faculty category) For Scholarly Activities Dept. of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2014

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • VBIO 9010

    Seminar in Vascular Bio


Selected Recent Publications

  • Akt2 (Protein Kinase B Beta) Stabilizes ATP7A, a Copper Transporter for Extracellular Superoxide Dismutase, in Vascular Smooth Muscle: Novel Mechanism to Limit Endothelial Dysfunction in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus., 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Short-term regular aerobic exercise reduces oxidative stress produced by acute in the adipose microvasculature., 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Endothelial Antioxidant-1: a Key Mediator of Copper-dependent Wound Healing in vivo., 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Copper Transport Protein Antioxidant-1 Promotes Inflammatory Neovascularization via Chaperone and Transcription Factor Function., 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Novel role of reactive oxygen species-activated Trp melastatin channel-2 in mediating angiogenesis and postischemic neovascularization., 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal