Research in the laboratory is focused on investigating mechanisms by which a variety of biological response modifiers ranging from mechanical signals, hormones and growth factors to environmental chemicals alter cellular signaling pathways and cellular homeostasis.

selected publications
Academic Articles278
  • Geisert, R. D., Johnson, G. A., & Burghardt, R. C. (2015). Implantation and Establishment of Pregnancy in the Pig. REGULATION OF IMPLANTATION AND ESTABLISHMENT OF PREGNANCY IN MAMMALS: TRIBUTE TO 45 YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF ROGER V. SHORT'S MATERNAL RECOGNITION OF PREGNANCY. Regulation of Implantation and Establishment of Pregnancy in Mammals. (pp. 137-163). Springer International Publishing.
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  • Wu, G., Bazer, F. W., Burghardt, R. C., Johnson, G. A., Kim, S. W., Knabe, D. A., ... Spencer, T. E. (2010). Functional amino acids in swine nutrition and production. Dynamics in Animal Nutrition. (pp. 69-98).
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  • Burghardt, R. C., & Droleskey, R. (2005). Transmission Electron Microscopy. Current Protocols in Microbiology. John Wiley & Sons, Inc..
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  • Burghardt, R. C., Bowen, J. A., & Bazer, F. W. (1998). Endocrine Control of Trophoblast-Uterine Epithelial Cell Interactions. Bazer, F. W. (Eds.), Endocrinology of Pregnancy. (pp. 199-228). Humana Press.
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  • Tiffany-Castiglioni, E., Legare, M. E., Schneider, L. A., Harris, E. D., Barhoumi, R., Zmudzki, J., Qian, Y., & Burghardt, R. C. (1996). Heavy Metal Effects on Glia. Perez-Polo, J. R. (Eds.), Paradigms of Neural Injury. (pp. 135-166). Academic Press.
Conference Papers110
chaired theses and dissertations
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Texas A&M University; Dean Of Veterinary Medicine; 4461 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-4461