Saint Sava National College (1994), Biology
Medical School
Carol Davila Univ of Medicine (2000), Medicine

Research Interest

  • Na+/H+ exchange across biological membranes
  • Proximal tubule ion transport in renal physiology and pathophysiology
  • Renal handling and (patho)physiologic roles of uric acid
  • Renal lipids and lipotoxicity
  • Urinary proteins and RNA for clinical research/diagnostics


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

The reduction of Na/H exchanger-3 protein and transcript expression in acute ischemia-reperfusion injury is mediated by extractable tissue factor(s).
Di Sole F, Hu MC, Zhang J, Babich V, Bobulescu IA, Shi M, McLeroy P, Rogers TE, Moe OW Kidney Int. 2011 Oct 80 8

Honors & Awards

  • UT Southwestern Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
    Haberecht Wildhare-Idea Research Award (2009)
  • American Society of Nephrology
    Carl W. Gottschalk Research Scholar Award (2008)
  • Charles and Jane Pak Center for Mineral Metabolism and Clinical Research
    Postdoctoral Fellowship Award (2005)
  • National Kidney Foundation
    Postdoctoral Fellowship Award (2003)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Physiological Society (2007)
  • American Heart Association, Council on Kidney in Cardiovascular Disease (2006-2008)
  • American Society of Human Genetics (2006-2007)
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science (2005-2007)
  • American Society of Nephrology (2002)