Dr. Chieko Mineo received both her B.S and Ph.D. in Pharmacology from University of Tokyo. She received post-doctoral training in Cell Biology at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center.

Dr. Mineo joined the faculty in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in 2002. She is a member of the Integrative Biology Graduate Program in the Division of Basic Science. 


University of Tokyo (1982), Pharmacology
Graduate School
University of Tokyo (1992), Pharmacology

Research Interest

  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome
  • Insulin resistance and endothelial dysfunction
  • Vascular Biology and Atherosclerosis


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

HDL action on the vascular wall: is the answer NO?
Shaul PW, Mineo C J. Clin. Invest. 2004 Feb 113 4 509-13
High density lipoprotein-induced endothelial nitric-oxide synthase activation is mediated by Akt and MAP kinases.
Mineo C, Yuhanna IS, Quon MJ, Shaul PW J. Biol. Chem. 2003 Mar 278 11 9142-9
Regulated migration of EGF receptor from caveolae.
Mineo C, Gill GN, and Anderson RGW. J. Biol. Chem. 1999 274 30636-30643
Targeting of protein kinase Ca to caveolae.
Mineo C, Ying YS, Chapline C, Jaken S, and Anderson RGW. J. Cell Biol. 1998 141 (3) 601-610


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Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Diabetes Association (2006)
  • American Heart Association (2004)