Anush Oganesian, PhD

  • Researcher, Mitochondria and Metabolism Center
  • Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine


  • Molecular mechanisms triggered by stress hormone receptors (α1aAR) in health and disease
  • Functional studies of human α1aAR genetic variants in cardiovascular disorders
  • G-protein-coupled receptor (GPCR) signaling and extracellular matrix proteins
  • Gene editing, cell reprogramming and stem cell models of human cardiovascular diseases


  • 1993 George Soros Foundation Prize for Outstanding Results in Basic Sciences
  • 1999-2001National Research Scholarship Award (NRSA), NIH
  • 2010 National Science Foundation Merit Grant

Current Memberships

Current Funding

  • National Institutes of Health, R37 HL049103, (Sub-contract) "Subcellular distribution and regulation of alpha1a-adrenoceptors"


Contact Information

Mitochondria and Metabolism Center
850 Republican St, Room N121
Seattle, WA  98109-8057
Phone: 206-685-7520
Fax: 206-616-4819