Liliya M. Yamaleyeva, M.D., M.S.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Liliya M. Yamaleyeva, M.D., M.S.

Assistant Professor,

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-2155 | Department: 336-716-2155


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Education & Training

  • M.D., Bashkir State Medical University , 1992
  • M.S., Eastern Virginia Medical School , 2002
  • Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, WFU School of Medicine, 2010


  • Tri Cons for Repro Biology
  • Am Heart Association
  • Am Physiological Society
Liliya M. Yamaleyeva, M.D., M.S.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Liliya M. Yamaleyeva, M.D., M.S.

Assistant Professor, Surgical Sciences-Hypertension
Hypertension and Vascular Research Center
Office of Women in Medicine and Science

Research Interests

hormones/cytokines/signalling, women's health issues

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-2155 | Department: 336-716-2155


Recent Publications

Yamaleyeva LM, Neves LA, Coveleskie K, Diz DI, Gallagher PE, Brosnihan KB. AT1, AT2, and AT1-7 receptor expression in the uteroplacental unit of normotensive and hypertensive rats during early and late pregnancy. Placenta. 2013;34(6):497-502.

Brosnihan KB, Bharadwaj MS, Yamaleyeva LM, Neves LAA. Decidualized pseudopregnant rat uterus shows marked reduction in Ang II and Ang-(1-7) levels. Placenta. 2012;33(1):17-23.

Yamaleyeva LM, Lindsey SH, Varagic J, Zhang LL, Gallagher PE, Chen AF, Chappell MC. Amelioration of renal injury and oxidative stress by the nNOS inhibitor L-VNIO in the salt-sensitive mRen2.Lewis congenic rat. J Cardiovasc Pharmacol. 2012;59(6):529-538.

Yamaleyeva LM, Gilliam-Davis S, Almeida I, Brosnihan KB, Lindsey SH, Chappell MC. Differential regulation of circulating and renal ACE2 and ACE in hypertensive mRen2.Lewis rats with early-onset diabetes. Am J Physiol Renal Physiol. 2012;302(11):F1374-84.

Guimaraes-Souza NK, Yamaleyeva LM, AbouShwareb T, Atala A, Yoo JJ. In vitro reconstitution of human kidney structures for renal cell therapy. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2012;27(8):3082-3090.

Gyabaah K, Aboushwareb T, Guimaraes Souza N, Yamaleyeva L, Varner A, Wang HJ, Atala A, Yoo JJ. Controlled regulation of erythropoietin by primary cultured renal cells for renal failure induced anemia. J Urol. 2012;188(5):2000-2006.

Yamaleyeva LM, Guimaraes-Souza NK, Krane LS, Agcaoili S, Gyabaah K, Atala A, Aboushwareb T, Yoo JJ. Cell therapy with human renal cell cultures containing erythropoietin-positive cells improves chronic kidney injury. Stem Cells Transl Med. 2012;1(5):373-383.

Yamaleyeva LM, Lindsey SH, Pulgar VM, Yamane L, daSilva M, Bonfa P, Brosnihan KB. ACE2 deficiency enhances angiotensin II-induced vasoconstriction of the uterine artery at mid-gestation in mice [abstract]. Hypertension. 2012;60(Suppl 3):317.

Yamaleyeva LM, Mirmalek-Sani SH, Yoo JJ.Renal progenitor and stem cell biology and therapy

Lindsey SH, Yamaleyeva LM, Brosnihan KB, Gallagher PE, Chappell MC. Estrogen receptor GPR30 reduces oxidative stress and proteinuria in the salt-sensitive female mRen2.Lewis rat. Hypertension. 2011;58(4):665-671.

Bharadwaj MS, Strawn WB, Groban L, Yamaleyeva LM, Chappell MC, Horta C, Atkins K, Firmes L, Gurley SB, Brosnihan KB. Angiotensin-converting enzyme 2 deficiency is associated with impaired gestational weight gain and fetal growth restriction. Hypertension. 2011;58(5):852-858.

Groban L, Yamaleyeva LM, Westwood BM, Houle TT, Lin M, Kitzman DW, Chappell MC. Progressive diastolic dysfunction in the female mRen(2).Lewis rat: influence of salt and ovarian hormones. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2008;63(1):3-11.

Yamaleyeva LM, Gallagher PE, Vinsant S, Chappell MC. Discoordinate regulation of renal nitric oxide synthase isoforms in ovariectomized mRen2.Lewis rats. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2007;292(2):R819-R826.

Yamaleyeva LM, Pendergrass KD, Pirro NT, Gallagher PE, Groban L, Chappell MC. Ovariectomy is protective against renal injury in the high-salt fed older mRen2.Lewis rat. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2007;293(4):H2064-2071.

Chappell MC, Yamaleyeva LM, Westwood BM. Estrogen and salt senstivity in the female mRen(2).Lewis rat. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2006;291(5):R1557-1563.

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