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Kevin D. Champaigne, Ph.D.

Kevin D. ChampaigneResearch Assistant Professor
Ph.D. Bioengineering, Clemson University, 2013

Research Interests
Mitochondrial Function in Disease
Optical Techniques for Mitochondrial Assessment
Ion Channels and Transporters in Mitochondrial Signaling

Office Greenwood Genetic Center
113 Gregor Mendel Circle
Greenwood, SC 29646
Phone 843-514-6164

Altered Energy Metabolism in Autism Spectrum Disorders

Mitochondrial Electron Transport Chain Function
Enzymatic activity of electron transport chain complexes
Cellular energy metabolism under metabolic stress
Effects of metabolites on cellular function

Mitochondrial Imaging Studies
Mitochondrial structure, dynamics, volume characterization
Measurement of reactive oxygen species, membrane potential
Calcium signaling studies

Patch Clamp Techniques
Investigation of ion channel involvement ASDs
Planar patch clamp studies of lymphoblastoid cell lines