Institute for Systems Biology
Dr. Junhui Sun is a Staff Scientist in Systems Biology Center, National Heart Lung and Blood Institute NHLBINIH. He received his Ph.D. 1998 in Physiology and Neurobiology from Shanghai Institute of Physiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences. He worked as a post-doctoral fellow 1998-2002 in Dr. Gerhard Meissner’s lab in the Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and then as a Research Fellow 2003-2006 under Intramural Research Training Award IRTA Program in the Laboratory of Signal Transduction, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences NIEHS NIH. His specialties are muscle physiology, cell biology and cellular signal transduction.
Molecular mechanisms of cardioprotection against ischemic reperfusion injury Redox signaling and intracellular calcium regulation Nitric oxide, physiology and pathophysiology.