Michael Kashgarian MD

Professor Emeritus of and Senior Research Scientist in Pathology

Departments & Organizations

Yale Medical GroupCancer Center, YalePathology: Surgical Pathology: Renal Pathology & Electron Microscopy

Research Interests

Transport ATPases, Ischemic Cell Injury, Heat Shock proteins, Mechanisms of Glomerular Sclerosis. Clinical Interests: renal pathology, diagnostic electron microscopy, genetic pathology. Other interests include advanced imaging techniques, confocal microscopy, image analysis, vital microscopy. more...


  • M.D., Yale University, 1958

Selected Publications

  • Geller DS, Zhang J, Wisgerhof MV, Shackleton C, Kashgarian M, Lifton RP. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. A novel form of human mendelian hypertension featuring onglucocorticoid-remediable aldosteronism. Aug;93(8):3117-23. 2008
  • Krendel M, Kim SV, Willinger T, Wang T, Kashgarian M, Flavell RA, Mooseker MS. Disruption of Myosin 1e promotes podocyte injury. J Am Soc Nephrol. Jan;20(1):86-94, 2009
  • Gotoh N, Yan Q, Du Z, Biemesderfer D, Kashgarian M, Mooseker MS, Wang T. Altered renal proximal tubular endocytosis and histology in mice lacking myosin-VI. Cytoskeleton (Hoboken). Mar;67(3):178-92, 2010



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