Program in Vascular Biology

Jan Kitajewski

Director: Jan Kitajewski, PhD
Professor and Head, Physiology

Fundamental research on the construction of the vascular system and mechanisms of physiological and pathological angiogenesis. Focus on regulators of cell fate (Notch), vascular matrix (Anthrax Toxin Receptors) and morphogenesis (Notch and CLIC). Angiogenic mechanisms during disease; vascular malformation, blindness, tumor angiogenesis.