Arnold William Tank, Ph.D.

Arnold William Tank, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 711
Rochester, NY 14642

Books

2002
Osterhout, C., Sun, B, and Tank, A.W.. "Regulation of tyrosine hydroxylase gene ranscription rate by stress: Use of transgenic mice.". Stress: Neural, Endocrine and Molecular Studies. R. McCarty, G. Aguilera, E.L. Sabban and R. Kvetnansky. London and New York: Taylor and Francis, 2002. 107-113
1998
Tank, A.W., Piech, K.M., Osterhout, C.A., Sun, B., and Sterling, C.R.. "Regulation of tyrosine hydroxylase gene expression by transsynaptic mechanisms and cell-cell contact.". Adv. Pharmacol.. : Elsevier, 1998. 25-29
1996
Tank, A.W., Augonis, C.A., Best, J.A., Chen, Y., Nagamoto, K., Piech, K.M. and Sterling, C.R.. "Regulation of tyrosine hydroxylase gene expression by multiple receptor-mediated pathways during stress or nicotine treatment.". Stress: Molecular Genetic and Neurobiological Advances. R. McCarty, G. Aguilera, E. Sabban and R. Kvetnansky. New York: Gordon and Breach Science Publishers, 1996. 647-675
1990
Tank, A.W., Bowyer, J.F., Carlson, C.D., Fossom, L.H. and Signs, S.A.. "Regulation of tyrosine hydroxylase in rat pheochromocytoma cell lines.". Catecholamine Genes. T.H. Joh. New York: Alan R. Liss, Inc., 1990. 81-99
1989
Masserano, J.M., Vulliet, P.R.,. Tank, A.W., and Weiner, N.. "The role of tyrosine hydroxylase in the regulation of catecholamine synthesis.". Handbook of Exp. Pharmacol.. : Springer, 1989. 427-469
1987
Tank, A.W., Weiner, N.. "Tyrosine hydroxylase from rat pheochromocytoma.". Methods in Enzymology. : Elsevier, 1987. 71-80
1984
Weiner, N., Yanagihar, N., Tank, A.W., Baizer, L., and Langan, T.A.. "Studies on the mechanism of activation of tyrosine hydroxylase in situ in PC12 cells.". Catecholamines, Basic and Peripheral Mechanisms. E. Usdin, A. Carlsson, A. Dahlstrom, and J. Engle. New York: Alan R. Liss, Inc., 1984. 173-181
1984
Weiner, N., Yanagihara, N., Tank, A.W., Langan, T.A.. "Activation of tyrosine hydroxylase during K+-evoked depolarization of PC12 cells: Involvement of protein phosphorylation.". Neuronal and Extraneuronal Events in Autonomic Pharmacology. W. Fleming, K.H. Graetz, S.Z. Langer and N. Weiner. New York: Raven Press, 1984. 1-11
1982
Weiner, N., Masserano, J.M., Meligeni, J., and Tank, A.W.. "Activation of adrenal tyrosine hydroxylase following acute and chronic stress.". Synhesis, Storage and Secretion of Adrenal Catecholamine. F. Izumi, M. Oka, and K. Kumakara. Oxford: Pergamon Press, 1982. 37-46
1981
Meligeni J., A.W. Tank, J.K. Stephens, E. Dreyer and N. Weiner. "In vivo phosphorylation of rat adrenal tyrosine hydroxylase during acute decapitation stress.". Cold Spring Harbor Conferences on Cell Proliferation. O.M. Rosen and E.G. Krebs. Cold Spring Harbor, New York: Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press, 1981. 1377-89
1981
Weiner, N., F.L. Lee, J. Meligeni and A.W. Tank. "In situ phosphorylation of vas deferens tyrosine hydroxylase during hypogastric nerve stimulation.". Regulation and Function of Monoamine Enzymes. E. Usdin, M.B.H. Youdim and N. Weiner. London: Macmillan, 1981. 3-14
1981
Tank, A.W. and N. Weiner. "Regulation of tyrosine hydroxylase by cyclic AMP and dexamethasone in mouse neuroblastoma cells.". Regulation and Function of Monoamine Enzymes. E. Usdin, M.B.H. Youdim, and N. Weiner. London: Macmillan, 1981. 149-156
1979
Tank, A.W.; Posiviata, M.; Weiner, N.. "The effect of carbachol on cyclic AMP-mediated induction of tyrosine hydroxylase in neuroblastoma cells.". Catecholamines: Basic & Clinical Frontiers, Proceedings of 4th Int. Symposium. Usdin, E.. New York: Pergamon Press, 1979. 97-99
1977
Tank, A.W; Weiner, H.. "The effects of ethanol on dopamine metabolism in rat liver and brain.". Alcohol Intoxication and Withdrawal IIIa. M. M. Gross. : Plenum Press, 1977. 473-483
1977
Tank, A.W.; Weiner, H.. "Intracellular location of 3,4-dihydroxyphenylacetaldehyde and acetaldehyde oxidation in rat liver.". Alcohol and Aldehyde Metabolizing Systems II. Thurman, R.G.; Williamson, J.R.; Drott, H.; Chance, B.. New York, NY: Academic Press, 1977. 175-85
1976
Tank, A.W.; Weiner, H.; Thurman, J.. Ethanol-induced alterations of dopa-mine metabolism in rat liver.. : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1976. 219-226

Journal Articles

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2009 Oct
Xu L, Sterling CR, Tank AW. "cAMP-mediated stimulation of tyrosine hydroxylase mRNA translation is mediated by polypyrimidine-rich sequences within its 3'-untranslated region and poly(C)-binding protein 2." Molecular pharmacology.. 2009 Oct; 76(4):872-83. Epub 2009 Jul 20.
2009 Jun
Radcliffe PM, Sterling CR, Tank AW. "Induction of tyrosine hydroxylase mRNA by nicotine in rat midbrain is inhibited by mifepristone." Journal of neurochemistry. 2009 Jun; 109(5):1272-84. Epub 2009 Mar 23.
2008 Jun
Chen X, Xu L, Radcliffe P, Sun B, Tank AW. "Activation of tyrosine hydroxylase mRNA translation by cAMP in midbrain dopaminergic neurons." Molecular pharmacology.. 2008 Jun; 73(6):1816-28. Epub 2008 Mar 18.
2008 Jan 16
Chen X, Rzhetskaya M, Kareva T, Bland R, During MJ, Tank AW, Kholodilov N, Burke RE. "Antiapoptotic and trophic effects of dominant-negative forms of dual leucine zipper kinase in dopamine neurons of the substantia nigra in vivo." The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience.. 2008 Jan 16; 28(3):672-80.
2008
Tank AW, Xu L, Chen X, Radcliffe P, Sterling CR. "Post-transcriptional regulation of tyrosine hydroxylase expression in adrenal medulla and brain." Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences.. 2008 1148:238-48.
2007 Jul 16
Xu L, Chen X, Sun B, Sterling C, Tank AW. "Evidence for regulation of tyrosine hydroxylase mRNA translation by stress in rat adrenal medulla." Brain research. 2007 Jul 16; 1158:1-10. Epub 2007 May 10.
2005 Oct 25
Nagase H, Yamakuni T, Matsuzaki K, Maruyama Y, Kasahara J, Hinohara Y, Kondo S, Mimaki Y, Sashida Y, Tank AW, Fukunaga K, Ohizumi Y. "Mechanism of neurotrophic action of nobiletin in PC12D cells." Biochemistry.. 2005 Oct 25; 44(42):13683-91.
2005 Aug
Osterhout CA, Sterling CR, Chikaraishi DM, Tank AW. "Induction of tyrosine hydroxylase in the locus coeruleus of transgenic mice in response to stress or nicotine treatment: lack of activation of tyrosine hydroxylase promoter activity." Journal of neurochemistry. 2005 Aug; 94(3):731-41.
2004 Oct
Sun B, Chen X, Xu L, Sterling C, Tank AW. "Chronic nicotine treatment leads to induction of tyrosine hydroxylase in locus ceruleus neurons: the role of transcriptional activation." Molecular pharmacology.. 2004 Oct; 66(4):1011-21. Epub 2004 Jul 16.
2004 Jul 26
Yoshimura R, Xu L, Sun B, Tank AW. "Nicotinic and muscarinic acetylcholine receptors are essential for the long-term response of tyrosine hydroxylase gene expression to chronic nicotine treatment in rat adrenal medulla." Brain research. Molecular brain research. 2004 Jul 26; 126(2):188-97.
2003 Aug
Thiruchelvam M, McCormack A, Richfield EK, Baggs RB, Tank AW, Di Monte DA, Cory-Slechta DA. "Age-related irreversible progressive nigrostriatal dopaminergic neurotoxicity in the paraquat and maneb model of the Parkinson's disease phenotype." The European journal of neuroscience. 2003 Aug; 18(3):589-600.
2003 Jun
Sun B, Tank AW. "c-Fos is essential for the response of the tyrosine hydroxylase gene to depolarization or phorbol ester." Journal of neurochemistry. 2003 Jun; 85(6):1421-30.
2003 Feb
Sun B, Sterling CR, Tank AW. "Chronic nicotine treatment leads to sustained stimulation of tyrosine hydroxylase gene transcription rate in rat adrenal medulla." The Journal of pharmacology and experimental therapeutics. 2003 Feb; 304(2):575-88.
2002 Jan
Sun B, Tank AW. "Overexpression of c-Fos is sufficient to stimulate tyrosine hydroxylase (TH) gene transcription in rat pheochromocytoma PC18 cells." Journal of neurochemistry. 2002 Jan; 80(2):295-306.
2001 Mar
Piech-Dumas KM, Best JA, Chen Y, Nagamoto-Combs K, Osterhout CA, Tank AW. "The cAMP responsive element and CREB partially mediate the response of the tyrosine hydroxylase gene to phorbol ester." Journal of neurochemistry. 2001 Mar; 76(5):1376-85.
2001 Jan
Sterling CR, Tank AW. "Adrenal tyrosine hydroxylase activity and gene expression are increased by intraventricular administration of nicotine." The Journal of pharmacology and experimental therapeutics. 2001 Jan; 296(1):15-21.
2000
Thiruchelvam M, Richfield EK, Baggs RB, Tank AW, Cory-Slechta DA. "The nigrostriatal dopaminergic system as a preferential target of repeated exposures to combined paraquat and maneb: implications for Parkinson's disease." The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience.. 2000 20(24):9207-14.
1999 Jul 5
Piech-Dumas KM, Tank AW. "CREB mediates the cAMP-responsiveness of the tyrosine hydroxylase gene: use of an antisense RNA strategy to produce CREB-deficient PC12 cell lines." Brain research. Molecular brain research. 1999 Jul 5; 70(2):219-30.
1999 Jul
Piech-Dumas KM, Sterling CR, Tank AW. "Regulation of tyrosine hydroxylase gene expression by muscarinic agonists in rat adrenal medulla." Journal of neurochemistry. 1999 Jul; 73(1):153-61.
1999
Nankova BB, Tank AW, Sabban EL. "Transient or sustained transcriptional activation of the genes encoding rat adrenomedullary catecholamine biosynthetic enzymes by different durations of immobilization stress." Neuroscience.. 1999 94(3):803-8.
1998 Aug
Tank AW, Osterhout CA, Sterling CR. "Regulation of tyrosine hydroxylase activity by muscarinic agonists in rat adrenal medulla." The Journal of pharmacology and experimental therapeutics. 1998 Aug; 286(2):848-54.
1998 Aug
Bowyer JF, Frame LT, Clausing P, Nagamoto-Combs K, Osterhout CA, Sterling CR, Tank AW. "Long-term effects of amphetamine neurotoxicity on tyrosine hydroxylase mRNA and protein in aged rats." The Journal of pharmacology and experimental therapeutics. 1998 Aug; 286(2):1074-85.
1998
Best JA, Tank AW. "The THCRE2 site in the rat tyrosine hydroxylase gene promoter is responsive to phorbol ester." Neuroscience letters.. 1998 258(3):131-4.
1998
Tank AW, Piech KM, Osterhout CA, Sun B, Sterling C. "Regulation of tyrosine hydroxylase gene expression by transsynaptic mechanisms and cell-cell contact." Advances in pharmacology (San Diego, Calif.). 1998 42:25-9.
1997 Mar
Osterhout CA, Chikaraishi DM, Tank AW. "Induction of tyrosine hydroxylase protein and a transgene containing tyrosine hydroxylase 5' flanking sequences by stress in mouse adrenal gland." Journal of neurochemistry. 1997 Mar; 68(3):1071-7.
1997 Feb 28
Nagamoto-Combs K, Piech KM, Best JA, Sun B, Tank AW. "Tyrosine hydroxylase gene promoter activity is regulated by both cyclic AMP-responsive element and AP1 sites following calcium influx. Evidence for cyclic amp-responsive element binding protein-independent regulation." The Journal of biological chemistry.. 1997 Feb 28; 272(9):6051-8.
1996 Aug
Chen Y, Best JA, Nagamoto K, Tank AW. "Regulation of tyrosine hydroxylase gene expression by the m1 muscarinic acetylcholine receptor in rat pheochromocytoma cells." Brain research. Molecular brain research. 1996 Aug; 40(1):42-54.
1995 Nov
Best JA, Chen Y, Piech KM, Tank AW. "The response of the tyrosine hydroxylase gene to cyclic AMP is mediated by two cyclic AMP-response elements." Journal of neurochemistry. 1995 Nov; 65(5):1934-43.
1994 Mar
Carlson CD, Tank AW. "Increased cell-cell contact stimulates the transcription rate of the tyrosine hydroxylase gene in rat pheochromocytoma PC18 cells." Journal of neurochemistry. 1994 Mar; 62(3):844-53.
1992 Nov
Fossom LH, Sterling CR, Tank AW. "Regulation of tyrosine hydroxylase gene transcription rate and tyrosine hydroxylase mRNA stability by cyclic AMP and glucocorticoid." Molecular pharmacology.. 1992 Nov; 42(5):898-908.
1992 Sep 25
Bowyer JF, Nakanishi A, Houchi H, Dreyer E, Sterling C, Masserano JS, Tank AW, Weiner N. "Phosphorylation and activation of tyrosine hydroxylase in PC18 cells: a cell line derived from rat pheochromocytoma PC12 cells." Brain research. 1992 Sep 25; 591(2):261-70.
1992 Jun
Goldstein ME, Tank AW, Fossom LH, Hamill RW. "Molecular aspects of the regulation of tyrosine hydroxylase by testosterone." Brain research. Molecular brain research. 1992 Jun; 14(1-2):79-86.
1992 Feb
Bowyer JF, Tank AW, Newport GD, Slikker W, Ali SF, Holson RR. "The influence of environmental temperature on the transient effects of methamphetamine on dopamine levels and dopamine release in rat striatum." The Journal of pharmacology and experimental therapeutics. 1992 Feb; 260(2):817-24.
1991 Aug
Fossom LH, Carlson CD, Tank AW. "Stimulation of tyrosine hydroxylase gene transcription rate by nicotine in rat adrenal medulla." Molecular pharmacology.. 1991 Aug; 40(2):193-202.
1991
Fossom LH, Sterling C, Tank AW. "Activation of tyrosine hydroxylase by nicotine in rat adrenal gland." Journal of neurochemistry. 1991 57(6):2070-7.
1990 Oct 30
Gupta M, Stoler MH, Fossom LH, Tank AW. "Tyrosine hydroxylase mRNA in the dopaminergic neurons of young adult and aged mice by in situ hybridization." Neuroscience letters.. 1990 Oct 30; 119(1):49-52.
1987 May
Tachikawa E, Tank AW, Weiner DH, Mosimann WF, Yanagihara N, Weiner N. "Tyrosine hydroxylase is activated and phosphorylated on different sites in rat pheochromocytoma PC12 cells treated with phorbol ester and forskolin." Journal of neurochemistry. 1987 May; 48(5):1366-76.
1987
Tank AW, Weiner N. "Tyrosine 3-monooxygenase from rat pheochromocytoma." Methods in enzymology. 1987 142:71-82.
1986 Nov
Tank AW, Ham L, Curella P. "Induction of tyrosine hydroxylase by cyclic AMP and glucocorticoids in a rat pheochromocytoma cell line: effect of the inducing agents alone or in combination on the enzyme levels and rate of synthesis of tyrosine hydroxylase." Molecular pharmacology.. 1986 Nov; 30(5):486-96.
1986 Nov
Tachikawa E, Tank AW, Yanagihara N, Mosimann W, Weiner N. "Phosphorylation of tyrosine hydroxylase on at least three sites in rat pheochromocytoma PC12 cells treated with 56 mM K+: determination of the sites on tyrosine hydroxylase phosphorylated by cyclic AMP-dependent and calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinases." Molecular pharmacology.. 1986 Nov; 30(5):476-85.
1986 Nov
Tank AW, Curella P, Ham L. "Induction of mRNA for tyrosine hydroxylase by cyclic AMP and glucocorticoids in a rat pheochromocytoma cell line: evidence for the regulation of tyrosine hydroxylase synthesis by multiple mechanisms in cells exposed to elevated levels of both inducing agents." Molecular pharmacology.. 1986 Nov; 30(5):497-503.
1986 Feb
Yanagihara N, Tank AW, Langan TA, Weiner N. "Enhanced phosphorylation of tyrosine hydroxylase at more than one site is induced by 56 mM K+ in rat pheochromocytoma PC12 cells in culture." Journal of neurochemistry. 1986 Feb; 46(2):562-8.
1986
Tank AW, Deitrich RA, Weiner H. "Effects of induction of rat liver cytosolic aldehyde dehydrogenase on the oxidation of biogenic aldehydes." Biochemical pharmacology. 1986 35(24):4563-9.
1985 Oct
Tank AW, Lewis EJ, Chikaraishi DM, Weiner N. "Elevation of RNA coding for tyrosine hydroxylase in rat adrenal gland by reserpine treatment and exposure to cold." Journal of neurochemistry. 1985 Oct; 45(4):1030-3.
1984 Jul 25
Tank AW, Meligeni J, Weiner N. "Cyclic AMP-dependent protein kinase is not involved in the in vivo activation of tyrosine hydroxylase in the adrenal gland after decapitation." The Journal of biological chemistry.. 1984 Jul 25; 259(14):9269-76.
1984 Jul
Yanagihara N, Tank AW, Weiner N. "Relationship between activation and phosphorylation of tyrosine hydroxylase by 56 mm K+ in PC12 cells in culture." Molecular pharmacology.. 1984 Jul; 26(1):141-7.
1983
Lewis EJ, Tank AW, Weiner N, Chikaraishi DM. "Regulation of tyrosine hydroxylase mRNA by glucocorticoid and cyclic AMP in a rat pheochromocytoma cell line. Isolation of a cDNA clone for tyrosine hydroxylase mRNA." The Journal of biological chemistry.. 1983 258(23):14632-7.
1982 Sep
Tank AW, Weiner N. "Induction of tyrosine hydroxylase by glucocorticoids in mouse neuroblastoma cells. Enhancement of the induction by cyclic AMP." Molecular pharmacology.. 1982 Sep; 22(2):421-30.
1981 Feb
Tank AW, Weiner N. "Effect of carbachol and 56 mm-potassium chloride on the cyclic AMP-mediated induction of tyrosine hydroxylase in neuroblastoma cells in culture." Journal of neurochemistry. 1981 Feb; 36(2):518-31.
1981
Tank AW, Weiner H, Thurman JA. "Enzymology and subcellular localization of aldehyde oxidation in rat liver. Oxidation of 3,4-dihydroxyphenylacetaldehyde derived from dopamine to 3,4-dihydroxyphenylacetic acid." Biochemical pharmacology. 1981 30(24):3265-75.
1979 Oct 15
Tank AW, Weiner H. "Ethanol-induced alteration of dopamine metabolism in rat liver." Biochemical pharmacology. 1979 Oct 15; 28(20):3139-47.