Andrew Braun


University of Calgary




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Research Keywords

vascular biology, myogenic tone, ion channels, nitric oxide, endothelium

Additional Information

Lab Methodologies
  • pressure myography
  • live cell imaging
  • electrophysiology
  • molecular biology
  • protein biochemistry


  • pressure myograph
  • patch clamp electrophysiology
  • single cell fluorescence imaging
Biographical Information

Our discovery-based research program focuses on vascular function in the cerebral and peripheral microcirculations.

Roles and Connections

Primary Role


Most Cited Publications

Kyle BD, Braun AP, "The regulation of BK channel activity by pre- and post-translational modifications." Frontiers in physiology 5, (2014): 316
Khaddaj Mallat R, Mathew John C, Kendrick DJ, Braun AP, "The vascular endothelium: A regulator of arterial tone and interface for the immune system." Critical reviews in clinical laboratory sciences 54,7-8 (2017 Nov - Dec): 458-470
Harraz OF, Abd El-Rahman RR, Bigdely-Shamloo K, Wilson SM, Brett SE, Romero M, Gonzales AL, Earley S, Vigmond EJ, Nygren A, Menon BK, Mufti RE, Watson T, Starreveld Y, Furstenhaupt T, Muellerleile PR, Kurjiaka DT, Kyle BD, Braun AP, Welsh DG, "Ca(V)3.2 channels and the induction of negative feedback in cerebral arteries." Circulation research 115,7 (2014 Sep 12): 650-61