Sumitra Miriyala, PhD

Sumitra Miriyala, PhD

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. 2005, University of Madras
Department of Cellular Biology and Anatomy
1501 Kings Highway
LSU Health Sciences Center
Shreveport, LA 71130
Phone: 318.675.8326 
Fax: 318.675.5889
E-mail: smiriy@lsuhsc.edu

Dr. Miriyala’s research involves evaluating genetic abnormalities of antioxidant enzymes, the mechanisms regulating gene expression. Her focus is to delineate the role of mitochondrial retrograde signaling with special reference to oxidative modification of proteins in cardiac tissues. She teaches Gross Anatomy courses for freshman Medical and Allied Health students.