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Jeffery Michael Purkerson, Ph.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Office: (585) 273-3974

Biography

Research

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.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Education

1986
BS | California Polytechnic State University
Biochemistry

1991
PhD | University of Virginia
Pharmacology

Publications

Journal Articles

7/26/2017
Peng H, Purkerson JM, Schwaderer AL, Schwartz GJ. "Metabolic Acidosis Stimulates the Production of the Antimicrobial Peptide Cathelicidin in Rabbit Urine." American journal of physiology. Renal physiology.. 2017 Jul 26; :ajprenal.00701.2016. Epub 2017 Jul 26.

5/3/2017
Saxena V, Hains DS, Ketz J, Chanley M, Spencer JD, Becknell B, Pierce KR, Nelson RD, Purkerson JM, Schwartz GJ, Schwaderer AL. "Cell specific qRT-PCR of renal epithelial cells reveals a novel innate immune signature in murine collecting duct." American journal of physiology. Renal physiology.. 2017 May 3; :ajprenal.00512.2016. Epub 2017 May 03.

10/26/2015
Schwartz GJ, Gao X, Tsuruoka S, Purkerson JM, Peng H, D'Agati V, Picard N, Eladari D, Al-Awqati Q. "SDF1 induction by acidosis from principal cells regulates intercalated cell subtype distribution." The Journal of clinical investigation.. 2015 Oct 26; 125(12):4365-74. Epub 2015 Oct 26.

Books & Chapters

2004
Chapter Title: Targeting of the CD40-CD40 (CD154) Ligand System as Therapeutic Intervention for the Tratment of Atherosclerosis
Book Title: Trends in Atherosclerosis Research
Author List: Carolyn J. Baglole, Richard P. Phipps, Jeffrey M. Purkerson, Patricia J. Sime
Edited By: Leon V. Clark
Published By: Nova Science Publishers Inc.2004 in New York, NY

1996
Chapter Title: B-cell activation and maturation to immunoglobulin secretion
Book Title: Cytokine regulation of humoral immunity: Basic and clinical aspects
Author List: Parker DC, Purkerson JM
Edited By: CM Snapper
Published By: John Wiley & Sons1996 in New York, NY

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