Jeffery Michael Purkerson, Ph.D.

Jeffery Michael Purkerson, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 777
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 273-3974

Research Bio

Dr. Purkerson's research interests are:
1) Cell biology and physiology of the carbonic anhydrases
2) The response of renal epithelial cells to acid-base disturbances or injury.

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 21 available »

2013
Chambrey, R.; Kurth. I.;Peti-Peterdi J.;Houillier, P.;Purkerson, J.;Leviel,F.;Zbedik, A.;Schwartz,G.J.;Huebner,C.;Eladari, D. "Renal Intercalated cells are rather energized by a proton than a sodium-pump." PNAS. 2013; .
2010
Purkerson JM; Tsuruoka S; Suter DZ; Nakamori A; Schwartz GJ. "Adaptation to metabolic acidosis and its recovery are associated with changes in anion exchanger distribution and expression in the cortical collecting duct". Kindney International. 2010; 78(10): 993-1005.
2009 Dec
Peng H, Vijayakumar S, Schiene-Fischer C, Li H, Purkerson JM, Malesevic M, Liebscher J, Al-Awqati, Schwartz GJ. "Secreted cyclophilin A, a peptidylprolyl cis-trans isomerase, mediates matrix assembly of hensin, a protein implicated in epithelial differentiation." Journal of Biological Chemistry. 2009; 284(10): 6465-75.
2008
Peng H; Vijayakumar S; Schiene-Fischer C; Li H; Purkerson JM; Malesevic M; Liebscher J; Al-Awqati Q; Schwartz GJ. "Secreted cyclophilin A, a peptidylprolyl cis-trans isomerase, mediates matrix assembly of hensin, a protein implicated in epithelial differentiation." Journal of Biological Chemistry. 2008; 284(10): 6465-75.
2007 Mar
Purkerson JM, Kittelberger AM, Schwartz GJ. "Basolateral carbonic anhydrase IV in the proximal tubule is a glycosylphosphatidylinositol-anchored protein." Kidney international.. 2007 Mar; 71(5):407-16. Epub 2007 Jan 17.

Current Appointments

Research Assistant Professor - Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Nephrology (SMD) - Primary

Education

PhD | Pharmacology | University of Virginia1991
BS | Biochemistry | California Polytechnic State University1986

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Molecular Genetics and Microbiology Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Worcester, MA 1995
Immunoinflammatory Diseases Research Postdoctoral Fellowship, Searle Research and Development, Monsanto Company. 1993