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Keywords (not more than 3) reflecting broad area of CV research, lab is interested in: Heart Failure, Autonomic, Neuroimaging
Kumar lab is interested to examine neural control processes regulating autonomic and cognitive functions. The lab uses various magnetic resonance imaging and spectroscopy procedures, including structural, functional, metabolic, hemodynamic, and vascular permeability methods. Several patient population, including heart failure and congenital heart disease patients are used to examine such regulatory processes.
Publications: 3 Publications illustrative of the lab’s interests
M.A. Hamilton, R.M. Harper, R. Kumar. Regional hippocampal damage in heart failure. Eur. J.
Heart Fail. 17(5):494-500, 2015, PMCID:PMC4651448.
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PI Contact information: Rkumar@mednet.ucla.edu