Kaitlin Lenhart


Assistant Professor (CHS); Assistant Director of Cytogenetic and Molecular Genetic Services, WSLH


(608) 890-0467

William D Stovall Building, HMS-411
465 Henry Mall
Madison, WI 53706

(608) 265-7818
411 Henry Mall

Kaitlin Lenhart

Research Interests

Genetic modifiers of Mendelian disorders

Molecular mechanisms underlying skeletal muscle dysregulation in neuromuscular disorders

Clinical Interests

Cytogenetic and molecular genetic diagnostics for inherited and acquired diseases

Selected Publications
  • Halladay JR, Lenhart KC, Robasky K, et al. Applicability of precision medicine approaches to managing hypertension in rural populations. J Pers Med. 2018;8(2). doi:10.3390/jpm8020016.
  • Lenhart KC, O’Neill TJ 4th, Cheng Z, et al. GRAF1 deficiency blunts sarcolemmal injury repair and exacerbates cardiac and skeletal muscle pathology in dystrophin-deficient mice. Skelet Muscle. 2015;5:27. doi:10.1186/s13395-015-0054-6.
  • Bai X, Lenhart KC, Bird KE, et al. The smooth muscle-selective RhoGAP GRAF3 is a critical regulator of vascular tone and hypertension. Nat Commun. 2013;4:2910. doi:10.1038/ncomms3910.