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William Durham, PhD

Assistant Professor, Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine

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301 University Boulevard
Galveston, TX 77555-1060
Phone: (409) 772-1922
Fax: (409) 770-6825

Email: wjdurham@utmb.edu

Research Areas

Hormone replacement, muscle metabolism


BS 1993 Wabash College, Chemistry
MS 1995 Ball State University, Exercise Physiology
PhD 2000 University of Texas Medical Branch, Preventive Medicine

Current Funding

P30 AG024832 Volpi (PI)
Role of skeletal muscle nitric oxide production in age-related fatigue and fatigability.
Pilot project supported by Claude Pepper Older Americans Independence Center

P30 AG024832 Volpi (PI)
Claude Pepper Older Americans Independence Center - Research Career Development Core (RCDC)
National Institute on Aging, NIH
Role: Junior Faculty
Select Publications

Oliveria NM, Martinez-Garcia E, Xavier J, Durham WM, Kolter R, Kim W, Foster KR. Biofilm Formation As a Response to Ecological Competition. PLoS Biol. 2015 Jul 9;13(7):e1002191. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1002191. eCollection 2015 Jul. PubMed PMID: 26158271; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4497666.

De Lillo F, Cencini M, Durham WM, Barry M, Stocker R, Climent E, Boffetta G. Turbulent fluid acceleration generates clusters of gyrotactic microorganisms. Phys Rev Lett. 2014 Jan 31;112(4):044502. Epub 2014 Jan 31. PubMed PMID: 24580457.

Durham WM, Climent E, Barry M, De Lillo F, Boffetta G, Cencini M, Stocker R. Turbulence drives microscale patches of motile phytoplankton. Nat Commun. 2013;4:2148. doi: 10.1038/ncomms3148. PubMed PMID: 23852011.