Associate Professor, Cardiovascular Medicine

460 W. 12th Ave.
Columbus, OH 43210



PhD: University of Madras, Chennai, India, 1997
MS: University of Madras, Chennai, India, 1989
BS: University of Madras, Chennai, India, 1987

  • Postdoctoral fellowship, 2001-2003
  • Postdoctoral fellowship, 1997-1998
  • Research associateship, 1996-1997
  • National research fellowship, 1990-1996

Editorial Activities

Present Activities:
  • Chemical Research in Toxicology
  • Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences
  • Journal of Cytology and Histology Circulation Research
  • Circulation
  • Biomaterials
  • Free Radicals in Biology and Medicine
  • Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
  • Antioxidants and Redox Signaling
  • Apoptosis
  • Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology


  • European Heart Journal

Journal Articles

Presley T, Vedam K. Velayutham M. Zweier JL, Ilangovan G. "Activation of Hsp90-eNOS and Increased NO Generation Attenuates Respiration in Hypoxia Treated Endothelial Cells." Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. (September 2008.): -

Jones CI, Han Z, Presley T, Varadharaj S, Zweier JL, Ilangovan G, Alevriadou BR.. "Endothelial cell respiration is affected by the oxygen tension during shear exposure: Role of mitochondrial peroxynitrite,." Am. J. Phys. Cell Phys. Vol. 295, no. 1. (January 2008.): C180-91

Kutala VK, Villamena FA, Ilangovan G, Maspoch D, Roques N, Vaciana J, Rovira C, Kuppusamy P,. "Reactivity of Superoxide Anion radica with a Perchlorotriphenylmethyl (Trityl) Radical." J. Phys. Chem B. Vol. 112, (January 2008.): 158-167

Venkatakrishnan CD, Dunsmore K, Wong H, Roy S, Sen CK, Wani A, Zweier JL, Ilangovan G,. "Heat Shock Protein 27 Regulates p53 Transcriptional Activity in Doxorubicin Treated Fibroblasts and Cardiac H9c2 Cells: p21 Up regulation and G2/M Phase Cell Cycle Arrest." Am. J. Phys. Heart & Circ. Vol. 294, no. 4. (January 2008.): H1736-44

Turakhia S, Venkatakrishnan CD, Dunsmore K, Wong H, Kuppusamy P, Zweier JL, Ilangovan G.. "Doxorubicin-induced cardiotoxicity: direct correlation of cardiac fibroblast and H9c2 cell survival and aconitase activity with heat shock protein 27.." Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. Vol. 293, no. 5. (January 2007.): H3111-21