Pharmacology & Toxicology

Publications

2020

Distinct functional alterations in SCN8A epilepsy mutant channels

Pan, Y. & Cummins, T. R., Jan 1 2020, In : Journal of Physiology. 598, 2, p. 381-401 21 p.

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1 Scopus citations
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Evaluating the GCN5b bromodomain as a novel therapeutic target against the parasite Toxoplasma gondii

Hanquier, J., Gimeno, T., Jeffers, V. & Sullivan, W. J., Apr 2020, In : Experimental Parasitology. 211, 107868.

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Identification of fis1 interactors in Toxoplasma gondii reveals a novel protein required for peripheral distribution of the mitochondrion

Jacobs, K., Charvat, R. & Arrizabalaga, G., Jan 1 2020, In : mBio. 11, 1, e02732-19.

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Mastering Toxoplasma sex and sleep

Sullivan, W. J., Apr 1 2020, In : Nature Microbiology. 5, 4, p. 533-534 2 p.

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No pain, no gain? The effects of pain-promoting neuropeptides and neurotrophins on fracture healing

Sun, S., Diggins, N. H., Gunderson, Z. J., Fehrenbacher, J. C., White, F. A. & Kacena, M. A., Feb 2020, In : Bone. 131, 115109.

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3 Scopus citations

Regulation of a PRMT5/NF-κB axis by phosphorylation of PRMT5 at serine 15 in colorectal cancer

Hartley, A. V., Wang, B., Jiang, G., Wei, H., Sun, M., Prabhu, L., Martin, M., Safa, A., Sun, S., Liu, Y. & Lu, T., May 2 2020, In : International journal of molecular sciences. 21, 10, 3684.

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S-Palmitoylation of the sodium channel Nav1.6 regulates its activity and neuronal excitability

Pan, Y., Xiao, Y., Pei, Z. & Cummins, T. R., May 1 2020, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 295, 18, p. 6151-6164 14 p.

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2 Scopus citations

The secreted acid phosphatase domain-containing GRA44 from Toxoplasma gondii is required for c-Myc induction in infected cells

Blakely, W. J., Holmes, M. J. & Arrizabalaga, G., Jan 1 2020, In : mSphere. 5, 1, e00877.

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1 Scopus citations
2019

A novel GCN5b lysine acetyltransferase complex associates with distinct transcription factors in the protozoan parasite Toxoplasma gondii

Harris, M. T., Jeffers, V., Martynowicz, J., True, J. D., Mosley, A. L. & Sullivan, W. J., Sep 2019, In : Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology. 232, 111203.

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1 Scopus citations

Antitumor activity and mechanistic characterization of APE1/ReF-1 inhibitors in bladder cancer

Fishel, M. L., Xia, H., McGeown, J., McIlwain, D. W., Elbanna, M., Craft, A. A., Kaimakliotis, H. Z., Sandusky, G. E., Zhang, C., Pili, R., Kelley, M. R. & Jerde, T. J., Jan 1 2019, In : Molecular cancer therapeutics. 18, 11, p. 1947-1960 14 p.

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A plasma membrane localized protein phosphatase in Toxoplasma gondii, PPM5C, regulates attachment to host cells

Yang, C., Broncel, M., Dominicus, C., Sampson, E., Blakely, W. J., Treeck, M. & Arrizabalaga, G., Dec 1 2019, In : Scientific reports. 9, 1, 5924.

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1 Scopus citations

Astrocytes Regulate the Development and Maturation of Retinal Ganglion Cells Derived from Human Pluripotent Stem Cells

VanderWall, K. B., Vij, R., Ohlemacher, S. K., Sridhar, A., Fligor, C. M., Feder, E. M., Edler, M. C., Baucum, A. J., Cummins, T. R. & Meyer, J. S., Feb 12 2019, In : Stem Cell Reports. 12, 2, p. 201-212 12 p.

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4 Scopus citations

Characterization of protein arginine methyltransferase of TgPRMT5 in Toxoplasma gondii

Liu, M., Li, F. X., Li, C. Y., Li, X. C., Chen, L. F., Wu, K., Yang, P. L., Lai, Z. F., Liu, T. K., Sullivan, W. J., Cui, L. & Chen, X. G., May 8 2019, In : Parasites and Vectors. 12, 1, 221.

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2 Scopus citations

Development of substituted pyrido[3,2-d]pyrimidines as potent and selective dihydrofolate reductase inhibitors for pneumocystis pneumonia infection

Shah, K., Queener, S., Cody, V., Pace, J. & Gangjee, A., Aug 1 2019, In : Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters. 29, 15, p. 1874-1880 7 p.

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Evaluation of ATM Kinase Inhibitor KU-55933 as Potential Anti-Toxoplasma gondii Agent

Munera López, J., Ganuza, A., Bogado, S. S., Muñoz, D., Ruiz, D. M., Sullivan, W. J., Vanagas, L. & Angel, S. O., Jan 1 2019, In : Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology. 9, 1 p.

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5 Scopus citations
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Extracellular signal-regulated kinases mediate the enhancing effects of inflammatory mediators on resurgent currents in dorsal root ganglion neurons

Wu, B., McDermott, J. S., Krajewski, J. L., Knopp, K. L., Nisenbaum, E. S., Cummins, T. R. & Tan, Z. Y., Mar 1 2019, In : Molecular Pain. 15

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Gpr17 deficiency in POMC neurons ameliorates the metabolic derangements caused by long-term high-fat diet feeding

Reilly, A. M., Zhou, S., Panigrahi, S. K., Yan, S., Conley, J. M., Sheets, P. L., Wardlaw, S. L. & Ren, H., Dec 1 2019, In : Nutrition and Diabetes. 9, 1, 29.

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Guanabenz reverses a key behavioral change caused by latent toxoplasmosis in mice by reducing neuroinflammation

Martynowicz, J., Augusto, L., Wek, R. C., Boehm, S. L. & Sullivan, W. J., Mar 1 2019, In : mBio. 10, 2, e00381-19.

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8 Scopus citations

Hedgehog pathway activation alters ciliary signaling in primary hypothalamic cultures

Bansal, R., Engle, S. E., Antonellis, P. J., Whitehouse, L. S., Baucum, A. J., Cummins, T. R., Reiter, J. F. & Berbari, N. F., May 14 2019, In : Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience. 13, 266.

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1 Scopus citations

Increased resurgent sodium currents in nav1.8 contribute to nociceptive sensory neuron hyperexcitability associated with peripheral neuropathies

Xiao, Y., Barbosa, C., Pei, Z., Xie, W., Strong, J. A., Zhang, J. M. & Cummins, T. R., Feb 20 2019, In : Journal of Neuroscience. 39, 8, p. 1539-1550 12 p.

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6 Scopus citations

Loss of Nmp4 optimizes osteogenic metabolism and secretion to enhance bone quality

Shao, Y., Wichern, E., Childress, P. J., Adaway, M., Misra, J., Klunk, A., Burr, D. B., Wek, R. C., Mosley, A. L., Liu, Y., Robling, A. G., Brustovetsky, N., Hamilton, J., Jacobs, K., Vashishth, D., Stayrook, K. R., Allen, M. R., Wallace, J. M. & Bidwell, J. P., May 2019, In : American Journal of Physiology - Endocrinology and Metabolism. 316, 5, p. E749-E772

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1 Scopus citations

Mutant huntingtin fails to directly impair brain mitochondria

Hamilton, J., Brustovetsky, T. & Brustovetsky, N., Dec 1 2019, In : Journal of Neurochemistry. 151, 6, p. 716-731 16 p.

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Neurotoxicity to dopamine neurons after the serial exposure to alcohol and methamphetamine: Protection by COX-2 antagonism

Blaker, A. L., Rodriguez, E. A. & Yamamoto, B. K., Oct 2019, In : Brain, Behavior, and Immunity. 81, p. 317-328 12 p.

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2 Scopus citations

PRMTs and miRNAs: functional cooperation in cancer and beyond

Jin, J., Martin, M., Hartley, A. V. & Lu, T., Aug 3 2019, In : Cell Cycle. 18, 15, p. 1676-1686 11 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Regulation of arginine transport by GCN2 eIF2 kinase is important for replication of the intracellular parasite Toxoplasma gondii

Augusto, L., Amin, P. H., Wek, R. & Sullivan, W., Jun 1 2019, In : PLoS pathogens. 15, 6, p. e1007746

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Repositioning of Guanabenz in Conjugation with Gold and Silver Nanoparticles against Pathogenic Amoebae Acanthamoeba castellanii and Naegleria fowleri

Anwar, A., Mungroo, M. R., Anwar, A., Sullivan, W. J., Khan, N. A. & Siddiqui, R., Dec 13 2019, In : ACS Infectious Diseases. 5, 12, p. 2039-2046 8 p.

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3 Scopus citations

Serial exposure to ethanol drinking and methamphetamine enhances glutamate excitotoxicity

Blaker, A. L., Moore, E. R. & Yamamoto, B. K., Dec 1 2019, In : Journal of Neurochemistry. 151, 6, p. 749-763 15 p.

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Simultaneous ribosome profiling of human host cells infected with Toxoplasma gondii

Holmes, M. J., Shah, P., Wek, R. C. & Sullivan, W. J., May 1 2019, In : mSphere. 4, 3, e00292-19.

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Stat3 in osteocytes mediates osteogenic response to loading

Corry, K. A., Zhou, H., Brustovetsky, T., Himes, E. R., Bivi, N., Horn, M. R., Kitase, Y., Wallace, J. M., Bellido, T., Brustovetsky, N. & Li, J., Dec 2019, In : Bone Reports. 11, 100218.

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TgDrpC, an atypical dynamin-related protein in Toxoplasma gondii, is associated with vesicular transport factors and parasite division

Heredero-Bermejo, I., Varberg, J. M., Charvat, R., Jacobs, K., Garbuz, T., Sullivan, W. J. & Arrizabalaga, G., Jan 2019, In : Molecular Microbiology. 111, 1, p. 46-64 19 p.

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6 Scopus citations
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2018

Absorption, Enterohepatic Circulation, and Fecal Excretion of Toxicants

Watkins, J. B. & Klaassen, C. D., Jan 1 2018, Gastrointestinal Toxicology. Elsevier Inc., Vol. 3-15. p. 99-112 14 p.

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A Dose-escalation Study of Recombinant Human Interleukin-18 in Combination with Ofatumumab after Autologous Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Transplantation for Lymphoma

Robertson, M. J., Stamatkin, C. W., Pelloso, D., Weisenbach, J., Prasad, N. K. & Safa, A. R., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of Immunotherapy. 41, 3, p. 151-157 7 p.

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Advanced glycation end (AGE) product modification of laminin downregulates Kir4.1 in retinal Müller cells

Thompson, K., Chen, J., Luo, Q., Xiao, Y., Cummins, T. & Bhatwadekar, A., Feb 1 2018, In : PLoS One. 13, 2, e0193280.

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A latent ability to persist: differentiation in Toxoplasma gondii

Jeffers, V., Tampaki, Z., Kim, K. & Sullivan, W., Mar 30 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences. p. 1-19 19 p.

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Altered excitability and local connectivity of mPFC-PAG neurons in a mouse model of neuropathic pain

Cheriyan, J. & Sheets, P. L., May 16 2018, In : Journal of Neuroscience. 38, 20, p. 4829-4839 11 p.

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23 Scopus citations

A minimalistic approach to develop new anti-apicomplexa polyamines analogs

Panozzo-Zénere, E. A., Porta, E. O. J., Arrizabalaga, G., Fargnoli, L., Khan, S. I., Tekwani, B. L. & Labadie, G. R., Jan 1 2018, In : European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 143, p. 866-880 15 p.

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APE1/Ref-1 redox-specific inhibition decreases survivin protein levels and induces cell cycle arrest in prostate cancer cells

McIlwain, D. W., Fishel, M. L., Boos, A., Kelley, M. R. & Jerde, T. J., Jan 1 2018, In : Oncotarget. 9, 13, p. 10962-10977 16 p.

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A single sodium channel mutation produces hyper- or hypoexcitability in different types of neurons

Rush, A. M., Dib-Hajj, S. D., Liu, S., Cummins, T., Black, J. A. & Waxman, S. G., Jan 1 2018, Chasing Men on Fire: The Story of the Search for a Pain Gene. The MIT Press, p. 89-101 13 p.

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Calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II regulation of IKs during sustained β-adrenergic receptor stimulation

Shugg, T., Johnson, D. E., Shao, M., Lai, X., Witzmann, F., Cummins, T. R., Rubart-Von-der Lohe, M., Hudmon, A. & Overholser, B. R., Jun 2018, In : Heart Rhythm. 15, 6, p. 895-904 10 p.

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5 Scopus citations

Cancer stem cells, apoptosis pathways and mechanisms of death resistance

Safa, A. R., Jan 1 2018, Oncogenomics: From Basic Research to Precision Medicine. Elsevier, p. 89-101 13 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Cerebrovascular Injury after Serial Exposure to Chronic Stress and Abstinence from Methamphetamine Self-Administration

Natarajan, R., Mitchell, C. M., Harless, N. & Yamamoto, B. K., Dec 1 2018, In : Scientific reports. 8, 1, 10558.

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Characterization of Membrane Patch-Ion Channel Probes for Scanning Ion Conductance Microscopy

Shi, W., Zeng, Y., Zhu, C., Xiao, Y., Cummins, T. R., Hou, J. & Baker, L. A., May 3 2018, In : Small. 14, 18, 1702945.

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