Laszlo Kovacs

Other Faculty

Laszlo Kovacs

Other Faculty

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology

  • (706) 721-6349
  • CB 3915


  • Ph.D., Biomedical Sciences, General University of Debrecen, 2010

  • MS, Molecular Biology University of Debrecen Medical, 2006

Awards & Honors

  • Second Century Early Faculty Independence Award American Heart Association, 2023

  • Intramural Grants Program Award Augusta University, 2022

  • Career Development Award American Heart Association, 2018

  • Greater Southeast Affiliate Postdoctoral Fellowship American Heart Association , 2015

  • Award for Excellence in Research Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA, USA, 2014

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • VBIO 8010

    Methods in Cardiovascular Rese


Selected Recent Publications

  • Zinc-Dependent Histone Deacetylases in Lung Endothelial Pathobiology, 2024
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Calpain Promotes LPS-induced Lung Endothelial Barrier Dysfunction via Cleavage of Talin, 2023
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • HIV, Combination Antiretroviral Therapy, and Vascular Diseases in Men and Women, 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • HDAC6 Activates ERK in Airway and Pulmonary Vascular Remodeling of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease., 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Chronic Exposure to HIV-Derived Protein Tat Impairs Endothelial Function via Indirect Alteration in Fat Mass and Nox1-Mediated Mechanisms in Mice., 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal