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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

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.

12/2009
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.

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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