Y. James Kang, Ph.D.


Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology

Research Tower A 1409 yujan.kang@louisville.edu 502–852–5579


Ph.D., Cell Biology and Zoology, Iowa State University (1989)

Research Areas and Projects

  • Molecular and cardiac toxicology.
  • Transgenic and knock-out animal models to study oxidative injury and antioxident systems in the heart.
  • Biological functions and toxicological significance of metallothionein and glutathione in vivo.