Ron Korstanje, Assistant Professor

Ron Korstanje, Ph.D., FAHA

Assistant Professor

Bar Harbor, ME

Studies the genetics of kidney function and disease, particularly in the context of aging, using genetically diverse mouse models.

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Current Grants

P30 AG038070, NIH/NIA The Jackson Laboratory Nathan Shock Center of Excellence in the Basic Biology of Aging
Role: Co-Principal Investigator and Core Leader

P50 GM076468, NIH/NIGMS Genome Dynamics: Evolution, Organization and Function
Role: Project Leader

U54 HG006332, NIH/NHGRI The Jackson Laboratory KOMP2 Phenotyping Center
Role: Domain Expert

AHA Cardiovascular Genome Phenome Study, Integrated genetic, transcriptomic, and epigenetic analysis of cardiovascular disease phenotypes.
Role: Co-Principal Investigator

Bayer Pharmaceutical Grants4targets
Role: Principal Investigator

  • Bearing down on kidney disease at The Jackson Laboratory

    Ron Korstanje, Ph.D., is researching the nephrons of mice, zebrafish, and black bears, in order to find new ways to treat kidney damage and disease.
  • UNE Keynote

     The UNE Keynote address by Ron Korstanje.

  • Selena Neptune-Bear

    Selena Neptune-Bear, JAX Summer Student Class of 2017