Marites Woon, PhD

Position title: Assistant Scientist, Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison


Phone: Advisor: Dr. Timothy Kamp

Graduation: 01/2016


  • Woon MT, Long PA, Reilly L, Evans JM, Keefe AM, Lea MR, Beglinger CJ, Balijepalli RC, Lee Y, Olson TM, Kamp TJ. Pediatric Dilated Cardiomyopathy-Associated LRRC10 (Leucine-Rich Repeat-Containing 10) Variant Reveals LRRC10 as an Auxiliary Subunit of Cardiac L-Type Ca(2+) Channels. J Am Heart Assoc. 2018 Feb 3;7(3). pii: e006428. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.117.006428. PubMed PMID: 29431102; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5850229. (Featured in J Am Heart Assoc. 2018 Feb 3;7(3). pii: e008260. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.117.008260.)
  • Woon MT, Kamp TJ. Put to the test. Elife. 2017 Jan 30;6. pii: e24276. doi: 10.7554/eLife.24276. PubMed PMID: 28134615; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5279939.
  • Markandeya YS, Phelan LJ, Woon MT, Keefe AM, Reynolds CR, August BK, Hacker TA, Roth DM, Patel HH, Balijepalli RC. Caveolin-3 Overexpression Attenuates Cardiac Hypertrophy via Inhibition of T-type Ca2+ Current Modulated by Protein Kinase Cα in Cardiomyocytes. J Biol Chem. 2015 Sep 4;290(36):22085-100. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M115.674945. Epub 2015 Jul 13. PubMed PMID: 26170457; PubMed Central
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