Andres Lab

Personal Statement

Allen M. Andres, PhD, obtained his bachelor’s degree in biological sciences from the University of California, Irvine, in 2003. He went on to earn his doctorate in molecular/cell biology jointly from San Diego State University and the University of California, San Diego, in 2009 under the guidance of his late mentor Roger A. Davis, PhD. With his graduate studies, Andres gained expertise in biochemistry and metabolism. He trained as a postdoctoral scientist under the mentorship of Roberta A. Gottlieb, MD, at San Diego State University and has become an expert in mitochondrial biology.


  • Mechanisms for Attenuating Adverse Cardiac Remodeling Postinfarction
  • Ingenuity Pathway Analysis of Hearts from GLP1Ra-Treated Mice
  • Mitochondrial Quality Control in Statin-Mediated Muscle Myopathy
Collaborations & Resources

Resources
  • FujiFilm VisualSonics Vevo 3100 (echocardiography)
  • Aurora Scientific Dual-Mode Lever System (muscle contractility)
  • Seahorse Bioscience XFe24, XF96, and XFp extracellular flux analyzers (Mitochondria, Metabolism and Cardiac Phenotyping Core)
Meet Our Team

Learn more about the scientists, faculty members, investigators and other healthcare professionals of the Andres Laboratory, whose dedicated efforts lead to groundbreaking discoveries.

Andres AM, Tucker KC, Thomas A, Taylor DJ, Sengstock D, Jahania SM, Dabir R, Pourpirali S, Brown JA, Westbrook DG, et al.

JCI Insight. 2017 Feb 23;2(4):e89303.

Andres AM, Kooren JA, Parker SJ, Tucker KC, Ravindran N, Ito BR, Huang C, Venkatraman V, Van Eyk JE, Gottlieb RA, Mentzer RM Jr.

Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2016 Jul 1;311(1):H219-228.

Sin J, Andres AM, Taylor DJ, Weston T, Hiraumi Y, Stotland A, Kim BJ, Huang C, Doran KS, Gottlieb RA.

Autophagy. 2016;12(2):369-380.

Contact the Andres Lab

127 S. San Vicente Blvd.
Advanced Health Sciences Pavilion, A9100
Los Angeles, CA 90048