Surgical Sciences Faculty

Modis, Katalin
Katalin Modis, PharmD, PhD
Assistant Professor

About Katalin Modis, PharmD, PhD

  • E-mail:
    601 Harborside Dr., Bldg. 21, Room: 3.210.B
    Galveston, Texas 77555-1102
    Telephone: (409) 772-6410
  • PhD: CellScreen Applied Research Center, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary Pharm.D: Department of Pharmacy, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary

    Postdoctoral Fellowships: Lakehead University, Cardiovascular and Metabolic Research Unit, Ontario, Canada; Department of Anesthesiology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas

  • Research Interests: Colon cancer biology with an emphasis on hydrogen sulfide metabolism; how tumor microenvironment affects tumor growth, tumor cell proliferation, invasion, and migration by regulation of cellular bioenergetics; metabolic studies related to angiogenesis, bioenergetics, redox regulation, and oxidative stress as they pertain to cardiovascular disease, ischemic injury, and critical illness.