Gnana-Prakasam Jaya

Jaya Gnana-Prakasam, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Understanding the mechanisms by which iron plays a role in the pathogenesis of diabetic retinopathy and chronic kidney disease.

Office: Schwitalla Hall, M211
Voice: (314) 977-1205

Research Interests

Studies on the changes in iron homeostasis during inflammation of the retina as seen in diabetic retinopathy. Studies on anemia in chronic kidney disease, and the effect of iron supplements on tissue iron levels in chronic diseases.

Recent Publications

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology