Lacy Alexander

Professor of Kinesiology

Lacy Alexander

Research Summary

Dr. Alexander utilizes in vivo and in vitro approaches using the human cutaneous circulation to examine the underlying signaling mechanisms mediating microvascular dysfunction with primary human aging, hypercholesterolemia, and essential hypertension.

Huck Affiliations

Publication Tags

Skin Vasodilation Nitric Oxide Dilatation Endothelium Blood Vessels Hydrogen Sulfide Reflex Pre Eclampsia Temperature Therapeutics Hot Temperature Health Young Adult Blood Pressure Microvessels Hypertension Heating Heat Shock Response Microdialysis Major Depressive Disorder Nitric Oxide Synthase Type Iii Nitric Oxide Synthase Laser Doppler Flowmetry Inflammation

Most Recent Publications

Short-term salicylate treatment improves microvascular endotheliumdependent dilation in young adults with major depressive disorder

Jody L. Greaney, Erika F.H. Saunders, Lacy M. Alexander, 2022, American Journal of Physiology on p. H880-H889

Why gender equity should remain a focus for the American Physiological Society

Nina S. Stachenfeld, Lacy M. Alexander, 2022, American Journal of Physiology on p. H575-H578

Acute systemic inhibition of inflammation augments endothelium-dependent dilation in women with a history of preeclamptic pregnancy

Anna E. Stanhewicz, Gabrielle A. Dillon, Corinna Serviente, Lacy M. Alexander, 2022, Pregnancy Hypertension on p. 81-86

Gabrielle A. Dillon, S. Tony Wolf, Lacy M. Alexander, 2022, American Journal of Physiology on p. H319-H327

Women with a history of preeclampsia have preserved sensory nerve-mediated dilatation in the cutaneous microvasculature

Michael Pyevich, Lacy M. Alexander, Anna E. Stanhewicz, 2022, Experimental Physiology on p. 175-182

Menthol-induced activation of TRPM8 receptors increases cutaneous blood flow across the dermatome

Gabrielle A. Dillon, Zachary S. Lichter, Lacy M. Alexander, 2022, Microvascular Research

Sushant M. Ranadive, Gabrielle A. Dillon, Sara E. Mascone, Lacy M. Alexander, 2021, Frontiers in Physiology

Hydrogen sulfide-dependent microvascular vasodilation is improved following chronic sulfhydryl-donating antihypertensive pharmacotherapy in adults with hypertension

Gabrielle A. Dillon, Anna E. Stanhewicz, Corinna Serviente, Jody L. Greaney, Lacy M. Alexander, 2021, American Journal of Physiology on p. H728-H734

Agus Surachman, Alexis R. Santos, Jonathan K. Daw, Lacy Alexander, David M. Almeida, Christopher L. Coe, 2021, Psychoneuroendocrinology

W. Larry Kenney, S. Tony Wolf, Gabrielle A. Dillon, Craig W. Berry, Lacy M. Alexander, 2021, Australian Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport on p. 739-746

Most-Cited Papers

W. Larry Kenney, Daniel H. Craighead, Lacy M. Alexander, 2014, Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise on p. 1891-1899

Rebecca S. Bruning, Lakshmi Santhanam, Anna E. Stanhewicz, Caroline J. Smith, Dan E. Berkowitz, W. Larry Kenney, Lacy A. Holowatz, 2012, Journal of Applied Physiology on p. 2019-2026

Anna E. Stanhewicz, Rebecca S. Bruning, Caroline J. Smith, W. Larry Kenney, Lacy A. Holowatz, 2012, Journal of Applied Physiology on p. 791-797

Jody L. Greaney, Jessica L. Kutz, Sean W. Shank, Sandeep Jandu, Lakshmi Santhanam, Lacy M. Alexander, 2017, Hypertension on p. 902-909

Tanner C. Mcnamara, Jeremy T. Keen, Grant H. Simmons, Lacy M. Alexander, Brett J. Wong, 2014, Journal of Physiology on p. 5317-5326

Anna E. Stanhewicz, Sandeep Jandu, Lakshmi Santhanam, Lacy M. Alexander, 2017, Hypertension on p. 382-389

Jessica L. Kutz, Jody L. Greaney, Lakshmi Santhanam, Lacy M. Alexander, 2015, Journal of Physiology on p. 2121-2129

Jody L. Greaney, Erika F.H. Saunders, Lakshmi Santhanam, Lacy M. Alexander, 2019, Circulation Research on p. 564-574

Jody L. Greaney, W. Larry Kenney, Lacy M. Alexander, 2016, Journal of the Autonomic Nervous System on p. 81-90

Anna E. Stanhewicz, Lacy M. Alexander, W. Larry Kenney, 2015, Clinical Science on p. 159-167