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Viktor Yarotskyy, Ph.D.

Contact Information

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

Office: (585) 276-3070
Fax: (585) 273-2652


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Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 19 available »

Yarotskyy V, Protasi F, Dirksen RT. "Accelerated activation of SOCE current in myotubes from two mouse models of anesthetic- and heat-induced sudden death." PloS one. 2013 8(10):e77633. Epub 2013 Oct 15.
2012 Jul 18
Yarotskyy V, Dirksen RT. "Temperature and RyR1 regulate the activation rate of store-operated Ca²+ entry current in myotubes." Biophysical journal.. 2012 Jul 18; 103(2):202-11. Epub 2012 Jul 17.
2012 Apr
Yarotskyy V, Gao G, Peterson BZ, Elmslie KS. "Domain III regulates N-type (CaV2.2) calcium channel closing kinetics." Journal of neurophysiology.. 2012 Apr; 107(7):1942-51. Epub 2011 Dec 28.
2012 Mar 15
Tang ZZ, Yarotskyy V, Wei L, Sobczak K, Nakamori M, Eichinger K, Moxley RT, Dirksen RT, Thornton CA. "Muscle weakness in myotonic dystrophy associated with misregulated splicing and altered gating of Ca(V)1.1 calcium channel." Human molecular genetics.. 2012 Mar 15; 21(6):1312-24. Epub 2011 Dec 02.
2012 Feb
Yarotskyy V, Elmslie KS. "Roscovitine inhibits CaV3.1 (T-type) channels by preferentially affecting closed-state inactivation." The Journal of pharmacology and experimental therapeutics.. 2012 Feb; 340(2):463-72. Epub 2011 Nov 16.

Current Appointments

Research Assistant Professor - Department of Pharmacology and Physiology (SMD) - Primary


PhD | Biophysics | Ukraine-Bogomoletz Institute of Physiology2002
MS | Radiophysics | Ukraine - Taras Shevchenko National University, Kiev1998
BS | Radiophysics | Ukraine - Taras Shevchenko National University, Kiev1996

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Pharmacology and Physiology, University of Rochester College of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, USA 2011
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Anesthesiology, Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, PA, USA 2009
Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Fl, USA 2006