The Mitochondria and Metabolism Center (MMC) housed at UW Medicine, South Lake Union is home to a large and diverse community of researchers. The MMC brings together multi-disciplinary investigators from across the university and its affiliated institutions to foster interactions, promote research, and to share resources.

The Wang Lab has a recent publication in Nature Communications “CaMKII induces permeability transition through Drp1 phosphorylation during chronic b-AR stimulation”

American Heart Association Walk – 2016
Members of the MMC participated in the event, raising over $2500 for the American Heart Association. Click here to see photos

Rong Tian has been selected as the recipient of the 2017 Research Achievement Award of the International Society for Heart Research (ISHR).

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Distinguished Lecture Series

Matthias Nahrendorf, MD
Associate Professor in Radiology, Harvard Medical School
“Myeloid Cells in Cardiovascular Disease”
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 – 9:00 – 10:00 am
Orin Smith Auditorium, South Lake Union

Hossein Ardehali, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine and of Pharmacology, Northwestern University

“Novel mitochondrial and metabolic mechanisms in cardiovascular disease”
Tuesday, December 6, 2016  9:00 – 10:00 am
Orin Smith Auditorium,
South Lake Union

Mitochondria and Metabolism Interest Group
Marcinek Lab & Kolwicz  Lab Presenting
Friday, December 6, 4pm
Administration Building, C123AB South Lake Union