Physiology and Pharmacology Department
Suny Downstate Medical Center
Burton M Altura is a Professor at Suny Downstate Medical Center in USA. He received his PhD from Newyork University School of Medicine in the year 1964. Dr. Burton M Altura peer-reviewed publications are more than 1,000
Sphingolipids and lipid messengers in vascular biology and disease processes, such as stroke, diabetes mellitus and atherogenesis. The role of magnesium, an additional major interest is the role of alcohol and substances of abuse in stroke etiology.