Matthew Hirschey

Matthew Hirschey
Associate Professor
Amgen Faculty Mentor
CMB - Clinical/Other
Campus mail: 104775, Room 50-201, Durham, NC 27701
Phone: (919) 479-2315

The Hirschey Lab in the Duke Molecular Physiology Institute, and the Departments of Medicine and Pharmacology & Cancer Biology at Duke University studies different aspects of metabolic control, mitochondrial signaling, and cellular processes regulating human health and disease.

Education and Training

  • University of California at Santa Barbara, Ph.D. 2006

Selected Grants and Awards

Publications

Mitochondrial sirtuins.

Sirtuins have emerged as important proteins in aging, stress resistance and metabolic regulation. Three sirtuins, SIRT3, 4 and 5, are located within the mitochondrial matrix.

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