Surgical Sciences Faculty

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Amina El Ayadi, PhDAssistant Professor

About Amina El Ayadi, PhD

  • E-mail: amelayad@utmb.edu
    815 Market Street, Galveston, Texas 77550-2725
    Telephone: (409) 770-6738
  • Ph.D.: University Abdelmalek Essaadi, Morocco

    Postdoctoral training:  Pittsburgh Institute for Neurodegenerative Diseases, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Department of Neuroscience and Cell Biology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas

    Fellowship: Shriners Hospitals for Children, Galveston, Texas

  • Special Interests: Protein trafficking; skeletal and cardiac muscles; wound healing; scarring; adipose-derived stem cells; exercise; androgen therapy

    Research Projects: Molecular mechanisms regulating cardiac and skeletal muscle proteostasis post burn and disuse; muscle regeneration therapies; cardiac dysfunction post burn; beta-adrenergic receptor signaling in hypertrophic scarring postburn; neuroinflammation post burn