About Me

I’ve worked on basic and epidemiological investigations of diabetic atherosclerosis in the past and look forward to working on transcatheter therapeutics with the interventional faculty here at Wake.

Highlighted Research Publications

Johnson LA, Kim HS, Knudson MJ, Nipp CT, Yi X, Maeda N. Diabetic atherosclerosis in ApoE4 mice: synergy between lipoprotein metabolism and vascular inflammation. Journal of Lipid Research. 2013;54(2): 386-96. 

Pendse AA, Johnson LA, Kim HS, McNair N, Nipp CT, Wilhelm C, Maeda N. Pro-and antiatherogenic effects of a dominant negative P465L mutation of peroxisome proliferator activated receptor-γ in apolipoprotein E-null mice. Arteriosclerosclerosis Thrombosis and Vascular Biology. 2012; 32(6):1436-44.