Recent Publications

Abe K, Toba M, Alzoubi A, Ito M, Fagan KA, Cool CD, Voelkel NF, McMurtry IF, Oka M. Formation of plexiform lesions in experimental severe pulmonary arterial hypertension. Circulation 2010 Jun 29;121(25):2747-54.

Alexeyev MF, Fayzulin R, Shokolenko IN, Pastukh V. A retro-lentiviral system for doxycycline-inducible gene expression and gene knockdown in cells with limited proliferative capacity. Mol Biol Rep 2010 Apr; 37(4):1987-91.

Alvarez DF, Helm K, DeGregori J, Roederer M, Majka S. Publishing flow cytometry data (Review). Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 2010 Feb; 298(2):L127-30.

Baliga BS, Haynes J Jr, Obiako B, Mishra N. Combined effects of arginine and hydroxyurea on BFU-E derived colony growth and Hb F synthesis in erythroid progenitors isolated from sickle cell blood. Cell Mol Biol [Internet]. 2010 Jun [cited 2010 Sep 10];56(Suppl):OL1290-98. Available from:

Bruce MA, Beech BM, Crook ED, Sims M, Wyatt AB, Flessner MF, Taylor HA, Williams DR, Akylbekova EL, Ikizler TA. Association of socioeconomic status and CKD among African Americans: the Jackson Heart Study. Amer J Kid Dis 2010 Jan;55(6):1001-8.

Cioffi DL, Barry C, Stevens T. Store-operated calcium entry channels in pulmonary endothelium: the emerging story of TRPCS and Orai1. Adv Exp Med Biol 2010;661:137- 54.

Cioffi DL, Wu S, Stevens T. Lung endothelial cell phenotypes: insights derived from the systematic study of calcium channels. In: Voelkel NF, Rounds S, editors. The pulmonary endothelium; function in health and disease. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell; 2010. Chapter 9. p. 129-42.

Crook ED, Arrieta MI, Foreman, RD. Management of hypertension following Hurricane Katrina: a review of issues in management of chronic health conditions following a disaster. Curr Cardio Risk Rep 2010 May;4(3):195-201.

Dowell ML, Lavoie TL, Lakser OJ, Dulin NO, Fredberg JJ, Gerthoffer WT, Seow CY, Mitchell RW, Solway J. MEK modulates force-fluctuation-induced relengthening of canine tracheal smooth muscle. Eur Respir J 2010;36(3):630-70.

Fagan KA. Pulmonary embolism. In: Schraufnagel DE, editor. Breathing in America: diseases, progress, and hope. New York: ATS Press; 2010. Chapter 16. p. 165-74.

Förster K, Richter H, Alexeyev MF, Rosskopf D, Felix SB, Krieg T. Inhibition of glycogen synthase kinase 3β prevents peroxide-induced collapse of mitochondrial membrane potential in rat ventricular myocytes. Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 2010 Jul;37(7):684-8.

Gillespie MN, Olson JW. Polyamine regulatory pathways as pharmacologic targets in pulmonary arterial hypertension. Adv Exp Med Biol 2010 Jan;661:375-89.

Grishko V, Xu M, Wilson G, Pearsall AW 4th. Apoptosis and mitochondrial dysfunction in human chondrocytes following exposure to lidocaine, bupivacaine, and ropivacaine. J Bone Joint Surg Am 2010 Mar;92(3):609-18.

Gupte RS, Rawat DK, Chettimada S, Cioffi DL, Wolin MS, Gerthoffer WT, McMurtry IF, Gupte SA. Activation of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase promotes acute hypoxic pulmonary artery contraction. J Biol Chem 2010 Jun;285(25):19561-71.

Gupte SA. Targeting the pentose phosphate pathway in syndrome X-related cardiovascular complications. Drug Dev Res 2010 May 1;71(3):161-7.

Gupte SA, Labinskyy N, Gupte R, Csiszar A, Ungvari A, Edwards JG. Role of NAD(P)H oxidase in superoxide generation and endothelial dysfunction in Goto-Kakizaki aGK) rats as a model of nonobese NIDDM. PLoS One [Internet] 2010 Jul 26;5(7):e11800. Available from:

Hamanaka K, Jian MY, Townsley MI, King JA, Liedtke W, Weber DS, Eyal FG, Clapp MM, Parker JC. TRPV4 channels augment macrophage activation and ventilator-induced lung injury. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 2010 Jun;299:L353-62.

Hill KL, Obrtlikova P, Alvarez DF, King JA, Keirstead SA, Allred JR, Kaufman DS. Human embryonic stem cell-derived vascular progenitor cells capable of endothelial and smooth muscle cell function. Exp Hematol 2010 Mar;38(3):246-57.

Hinoki A, Kimura K, Higuchi S, Eguchi K, Takaguri A, Ishimaru K, Frank GD, Gerthoffer WT, Sommerville LJ, Autieri MV, Eguchi S. p21-activated kinase 1 participates in vascular remodeling in vitro and in vivo. Hypertension 2010 Jan;55(1):161-5.

Kim JT, Ho R, Mates A, Wilson GL, Pearsall AW, Grishko V. Mitochondrial DNA damage involved in apoptosis caused by pro-inflammatory cytokines in human chondrocytes. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 2010 Mar;18(3)424-32.

Kim M, Park SW, Kim M, Chen SW, Gerthoffer WT, D'Agati VD, Lee HT. Selective renal over-expression of human heat shock protein 27 reduces renal ischemia-reperfusion injury in mice. Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 2010 Aug;299(2):F347-58.

Kuhn AR, Schlauch K, Lao R, Halayko AJ, Gerthoffer WT, Singer CA. MicroRNA expression in human airway smooth muscle cells: role of miR-25 in regulation of airway smooth muscle phenotype. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 2010 Apr;42(4):506-13.

Lowe K, Alvarez DF, King JA, Stevens T. Perivascular fluid cuffs decrease lung compliance by increasing tissue resistance. Crit Care Med 2010 Jun;38(6):1458-66.

Martens CJ, Ballard ST. Effects of secretogogues on net and unidirectional liquid fluxes across porcine bronchial airways. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 2010 Feb;298(2):L270-6.

McMurtry IF, Abe K, Ota H, Fagan KA, Oka M. Rho kinase-mediated vasoconstriction in pulmonary hypertension. Adv Exp Med Biol 2010;661:299-308.

Miller JD, Benjamin JT, Kelly DR, Frank DB, Prince LS. Chorioamnionitis stimulates angiogenesis in saccular stage fetal lung via CC chemokines. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 2010 May;298(5):L637-45.

Ochoa CD, Wu S, Stevens T. New developments in lung endothelial heterogeneity: von Willebrand factor, P-selectin, and the Weibel-Palade body. Semin Thromb Hemost 2010 Apr;36(3):301-8.

Pastukh V, Chen H, Wu S, Jong CJ, Alexeyev M, Schaffer SW. Effect of hypernatremia on injury caused by energy deficiency: role of T-type Ca2+ channel. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 2010 Aug;299(2):C289-97.

Richard HT, Harrison JF, Abel TW, Maertens P, Martino AM, Sosnowski JS. Pediatric gliomatosis cerebri mimicking acute disseminated encephalomyelitis. Pediatrics 2010 Aug;126(2):e479-82. Available from:

Shokolenko IN, Alexeyev MF, LeDoux SP, Wilson GL. The approaches for manipulating mitochondrial proteome. Environ Mol Mutagen 2010 Jun;51(5):451-61.

Spadafora D, Hawkins EC, Murphy KE, Clark LA, Ballard ST. Naturally occurring mutations in the canine CFTR gene. Physiol Genomics 2010 Aug;42(3):480-5.

Townsley MI, Morisseau C, Hammock B, King JA. Impact of epoxyeicosatrienoic acids in lung ischemia-reperfusion injury. Microcirculation 2010 Feb;17(2):137-46.

Vayttaden SJ, Friedman J, Tran TM, Rich TC, Dessauer CW, Clark RB. Quantitative modeling of GRK-mediated β2AR regulation. PloS Comput Biol [Internet] 2010 Jan 22;6(1):e1000647. Available from: PMC2798957/pdf/pcbi.1000647.pdf

Wang S, Lincoln TM, Murphy-Ullrich JE. Glucose downregulation of PKG-I protein mediates increased thrombospondin1-dependent TGF-β activity in vascular smooth muscle cells. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 2010 May;298(5):C1188-97.

Wolin MS, Gupte SA, Mingone CJ, Neo BH, Gao Q, Ahmad M. Redox regulation of responses to hypoxia and NO-cGMP signaling in pulmonary vascular pathophysiology. Ann N Y Acad Sci 2010 Aug;1203:126-32.

Wolin MS, Gupte SA, Neo BH, Gao Q, Ahmad M. Oxidant-redox regulation of pulmonary vascular responses to hypoxia and nitric oxide-cGMP signaling. Cardiol Rev 2010 Mar-Apr;18(2):89-93.

Zhou M, Zhao Y, Ding Y, Liu H, Liu Z, Fodstad O, Riker AI, Kamarajugadda S, Lu J, Owen LB, LeDoux SP, Tan M. Warburg effect in chemosensitivity: Warburg effect in chemosensitivity: targeting lactate dehydrogenase-A re-sensitizes Taxol-resistant cancer cells to Taxol. Mol Cancer 2010 Feb 9;9:33.

Zhou C, Chen H, King JA, Sellak H, Kuebler, WM, Yin J, Townsley MI, Shin HS, Wu S. α1G T-type calcium channel selectively regulates P-selectin surface expression in pulmonary capillary endothelium. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 2010 Jul 16;299(1):L86-97.