Charles E. Wood, Ph.D.

Professor and Chair

Phone: (352) 294-5064
Office: MSB M556
PubMed Listing


Education and Training/Previous Appointments

Research Interests

Teaching (Including Courses)

  • Medical Endocrine and Reproductive Physiology (GMS 6419)
  • Fundamentals of Physiology and Functional Genomics 2 (GMS 6472)

Awards and Honors


PubMed Listing

  • Rabaglino, M. B., Keller-Wood, M., & Wood, C. E. (2018). A transcriptomics model of estrogen action in the ovine fetal hypothalamus: evidence for estrogenic effects of ICI 182,780. Physiological reports, 6(18), e13871. (PMID: 30221477; PMCID: PMC6139289)
  • Zarate, M. A., Chang, E. I., & Wood, C. E. (2018). Effects of ketamine on the fetal transcriptomic response to umbilical cord occlusion: comparison with hypoxic hypoxia in the cerebral cortex. Journal of physiology, Jun 8. doi: 10.1113/JP275661. (PMID: 29882596)
  • Jackson, E. N., Rowland-Faux, L., James, M. O., & Wood, C. E. (2018). Administration of low dose triclosan to pregnant ewes results in placental uptake and reduced estradiol sulfotransferase activity in fetal liver and placenta. Toxicology letters, 294, 116-121. doi: 10.1016/j.toxlet.2018.05.014. (PMID: 29772265; PMCID: PMC6026481)
  • Wood, C. E. (2018). Fetal growth: too little or just right? The Journal of Physiology, Jan 15. doi: 10.1113/JP275612. (PMID: 29336048)
  • Rodriguez, M. D., Paul, Z., Wood, C. E., Rice, K. C., & Triplett, E. W. (2017). Construction of Stable Fluorescent Reporter Plasmids for Use in Staphylococcus aureusFrontiers in microbiology, 8, 2491. doi:10.3389/fmicb.2017.02491. (PMID: 29312199; PMCID: PMC5735104)
  • Antolic, A., Wood, C. E., & Keller-Wood, M. (2018). Chronic maternal hypercortisolemia in late gestation alters fetal cardiac function at birth. American journal of physiology. Regulatory, integrative, and comparative physiology, 314(3), R342-R352. doi: 10.1152/ajpregu.00296.2017. (PMID: 29092858; PMCID: PMC5899252)
  • Antolic, A., Wood, C. E., & Keller-Wood, M. (2018). Use of radiotelemetry to assess perinatal cardiac function in the ovine fetus and newborn. American journal of physiology. Regulatory, integrative, and comparative physiology, 313(6), R660-R668. doi: 10.1152/ajpregu.00078.2017. (PMID: 28855176; PMCID: PMC5814690)
  • Zarate, M. A., Rodriguez, M. D., Chang, E. I., Russell, J. T., Arndt, T. J., Richards, E. M., Ocasio, B. A., Aranda, E., Gordon, E. M., Yu, K., Neu, J., Keller-Wood, M., Triplett, E. W., … Wood, C. E. (2017). Post-hypoxia Invasion of the fetal brain by multidrug resistant Staphylococcus. Scientific reports, 7(1), 6458. doi:10.1038/s41598-017-06789-6. PMID: 28743956; PMCID: PMC5527097)
  • Zarate, M. A., Chang, E. I., Antolic, A., & Wood, C. E. (2016). Ketamine modulates fetal hemodynamic and endocrine responses to umbilical cord occlusion. Physiological reports, 4(17), e12962. (PMID: 27597770; PMCID: PMC5027363)
  • Rabaglino, M. B., Chang, E. I., Richards, E. M., James, M. O., Keller-Wood, M., & Wood, C. E. (2016). Genomic Effect of Triclosan on the Fetal Hypothalamus: Evidence for Altered Neuropeptide Regulation. Endocrinology, 157(7), 2686-97. (PMID: 27145008; PMCID: PMC4929550)