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D. Brian Foster, M.Sc., Ph.D.
Darren Brian Foster, M.Sc., Ph.D.
Director, Laboratory of Cardiovascular Biochemistry
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Research Interests: Cardiomyopathy; Heart Failure; Preconditioning
As an Assistant Professor, in the Division of Cardiology, Brian continues to integrate the tools of protein biochemistry and proteomics. Core projects include further efforts to unravel the role of mitoROMK in cardioprotection. He is also investigating how networks of proteins and their post-translational modifications are perturbed in cardiomyopathy and heart failure.
- Director, Laboratory of Cardiovascular Biochemistry
- Assistant Professor of Medicine
Departments / Divisions
- Medicine - Cardiovascular
Centers & Institutes
- B.Sc., Queen's University (Canada) (1993)
- M.Sc., Queen's University (Canada) (1997)
- Ph.D., Queen's University (Canada) (2001)
Research & Publications
The Foster Lab uses the tools of protein biochemistry & proteomics to tackle fundamental problems in cardiac preconditioning, cardiomyopathy and heart failure.
Lab Website: Foster Lab
Technology Expertise KeywordsProtein Biochemistry, Proteomics
Activities & Honors
- American Heart Association
- Biophysical Society
- US HUPO