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Hani  Jouihan

Hani Jouihan

Hani Jouihan, Ph.D., is a research scientist experienced in the physiology and molecular pathogenesis of type 2 diabetes and macrophage-dependent inflammatory animal models. Other areas of research interest include; cellular biology, metabolism, immunology, and biochemistry.


Ph.D. in Biochemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, 2007


Postdoctoral fellow at Stanford University and UCSF (2007-2011)


  1. Wu, D., Molofsky, A. B., Liang, H. E., Ricardo-Gonzalez, R. R., Jouihan, H. A., Bando, J. K., Chawla, A. and Locksley, R. M. (2011). Eosinophils sustain adipose alternatively activated macrophages associated with glucose homeostasis. Science 332(6026): 243-247.
  2. Ricardo-Gonzalez, R. R., Eagle, A. R., Odegaard, J. I., Jouihan, H., Morel, C. R., Heredia, J. E., Mukundan, L., Wu, D., Locksley, R. M. and Chawla, A. (2010). IL-4/STAT6 immune axis regulates peripheral nutrient metabolism and insulin sensitivity. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 107(52): 22617-22622.
  3. Jouihan, H. A., Cobine, P. A., Cooksey, R. C., Hoagland, E. A., Boudina, S., Abel, E. D., Winge, D. R. and McClain, D. A. (2008). Iron-mediated inhibition of mitochondrial manganese uptake mediates mitochondrial dysfunction in a mouse model of hemochromatosis. Mol Med 14(3-4): 98-108.
  4. Huang, J., Gabrielsen, J. S., Cooksey, R. C., Luo, B., Boros, L. G., Jones, D. L., Jouihan, H. A., Soesanto, Y., Knecht, L., Hazel, M. W., Kushner, J. P. and McClain, D. A. (2007). Increased glucose disposal and AMP-dependent kinase signaling in a mouse model of hemochromatosis. J Biol Chem 282(52): 37501-37507.
  5. Cooksey, R. C., Jouihan, H. A., Ajioka, R. S., Hazel, M. W., Jones, D. L., Kushner, J. P. and McClain, D. A. (2004). Oxidative stress, beta-cell apoptosis, and decreased insulin secretory capacity in mouse models of hemochromatosis. Endocrinology 145(11): 5305-5312.

Protocols by Hani Jouihan
  1. Iron - Prussian Blue Reaction - Mallory’s Method
  2. Measurement of Liver Triglyceride Content