Department of Surgery

Richard A. Shapiro

  • Research Instructor

Along with contributing 37 years of technical experience, Dr. Shapiro's primary research role in the Billiar Lab is to produce recomibinant vectors for protein expression and purification as well as vectors used in the production of conditional knockout mice. 

Education & Training

  • BS, University of Pittsburgh

Representative Publications

Dr. Shapiro's publications can be reviewed through PubMed.

Research, Clinical, and/or Academic Interests

  • Gene expression and regulation of nitric oxide synthase in hepatocytes
  • Gene expression and regulation of MD2, HMGB1, TOLR2, 4, 9

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