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Mirabito Colafella Laboratory

Molecular and Integrative Mechanisms
of Vascular Biology

Welcome to the Mirabito Colafella Lab

Our lab focuses on the pathophysiology and therapy of hypertension and cardiovascular disease.

We're part of the Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute, and a member of the Cardiovascular Disease
and Metabolism, Diabetes & Obesity Programs, and the Department of Physiology.

Dr Katrina Mirabito Colafella

My global research connections, partners and funding can be viewed on my Monash Research Profile.

If you are a student interested in doing research in our lab, visit Supervisor Connect.

Click the links below to connect with me on Twitter, ORCID, Google Scholar and Scopus.

Our research

Cardiovascular disease and associated sequalae remain a leading cause of death worldwide. Our work is directed at making new discoveries that increase our understanding of fundamental physiological mechanisms and pathways relevant to cardiovascular health and disease. We utilise state of the art techniques and collaborate with researchers and clinicians across the globe to solve problems of clinical importance.

Lab members

We are committed to excellence in research.


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We're always interested in collaborating with bright and motivated researchers, clinicians and industry. Whether you want to research, study or partner with us to accelerate our discoveries, find out about the work we do.

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