Alvin Essig, M.D.

William J. Lehman, Ph.D.

Emeritus Professor of Physiology and Medicine Phone: (617) 638-4393
Fax: (617) 638-4273
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Prior to my semi-retirement my laboratory worked primarily on thermodynamics of epithelial transport. I continue to participate part-time in our departmental Physiology course and pursue long-standing research interests theoretically.

Bioenergetics and Linear Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics, the Steady State by S. Roy Caplan and Alvin Essig, 1983, Harvard books in Biophysics; no. 3.

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Alvin Essig, M.D.
Department of Physiology and Biophysics
Boston University School of Medicine
72 East Concord Street
Boston MA 02118-2526

Phone:(617) 638-4393
Fax: (617) 638-4273