Derek T. Barkalow

Associate Professor of Biology


  • Ph.D., physiology, Rutgers University, 1978
  • M.S., physiology, Rutgers University, 1974
  • B.S., molecular biology, University of Wisconsin, 1973

Course Topics

  • Human and Comparative Physiology
  • Cell Biology
  • First Year Seminar: Water and Life
  • Introductory Biology I
  • Environmental Biology

Research Interests

  • 1999-2000: Parke-Davis Pharmaceutical Research, Ann Arbor, Mich. Research project: molecular biology of diacylglycerol acyltransferase. Model system: rat liver


  • Randy Ramharack, Derek Barkalow, Mark A. Spahr. Dominant negative effect of TGF-β1 and TNF-α on Basal and IL-6-Induced Lipoprotein(a) mRNA Expression in Primary Monkey Hepatocye Cultures. Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology. 18:984-990, June 1998.

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