Mechanisms of

Aging and Resilience to Stress

Kidney histology following systemic exposure to the chemotherapy agent cisplatin. Arrows to necrotic tubules (left). Protection against damage with conditional induction of the mitochondrial biogenesis gene PGC1⍺ in kidney tubules (right).

Stained cells

Learn about the Parikh Lab

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Samir Parikh

Meet the PI

Dr. Samir Parikh is Professor of Internal Medicine, Professor of Pharmacology, and Chief of the Division of Nephrology. The Parikh lab studies mechanisms of aging as they relate to the vasculature and energy metabolism.