Ian M. Dickerson, Ph.D.

Ian M. Dickerson, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 603
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 273-1040

Journal Articles

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2016 Jul
Dickerson IM, Bussey-Gaborski R, Holt JC, Jordan PM, Luebke AE. "Maturation of suprathreshold auditory nerve activity involves cochlear CGRP-receptor complex formation." Physiological reports. 2016 Jul; 4(14)
2016 Jun
Golshadi M, Wright LK, Dickerson IM, Schrlau MG. "High-Efficiency Gene Transfection of Cells through Carbon Nanotube Arrays." Small. 2016 Jun; 12(22):3014-20. Epub 2016 Apr 05.
2014 Sep 4
Bawa Z, Routledge SJ, Jamshad M, Clare M, Sarkar D, Dickerson I, Ganzlin M, Poyner DR, Bill RM. "Functional recombinant protein is present in the pre-induction phases of Pichia pastoris cultures when grown in bioreactors, but not shake-flasks." Microbial cell factories. 2014 Sep 4; 13(1):127. Epub 2014 Sep 04.
2014 Aug 16
Shapovalov Y, Zettel M, Spielman SC, Amico-Ruvio SA, Kelly EA, Sipe GO, Dickerson IM, Majewska AK, Brown EB. "Fluoxetine modulates breast cancer metastasis to the brain in a murine model." BMC cancer. 2014 Aug 16; 14:598. Epub 2014 Aug 16.
2014 Aug
Bullock CM, Wookey P, Bennett A, Mobasheri A, Dickerson I, Kelly S. "Peripheral calcitonin gene-related peptide receptor activation and mechanical sensitization of the joint in rat models of osteoarthritis pain." Arthritis & rheumatology. 2014 Aug; 66(8):2188-200.
2014 Jun 15
Sardi C, Zambusi L, Finardi A, Ruffini F, Tolun AA, Dickerson IM, Righi M, Zacchetti D, Grohovaz F, Provini L, Furlan R, Morara S. "Involvement of calcitonin gene-related peptide and receptor component protein in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis." Journal of neuroimmunology. 2014 Jun 15; 271(1-2):18-29. Epub 2014 Mar 19.
2013 Aug
Dickerson IM. "Role of CGRP-receptor component protein (RCP) in CLR/RAMP function." Current protein & peptide science. 2013 Aug; 14(5):407-15.
2012 Apr
Egea SC, Dickerson IM. "Direct interactions between calcitonin-like receptor (CLR) and CGRP-receptor component protein (RCP) regulate CGRP receptor signaling." Endocrinology. 2012 Apr; 153(4):1850-60. Epub 2012 Feb 07.
2011 Sep
Supowit SC, Katki KA, Hein TW, Gupta P, Kuo L, Dickerson IM, Dipette DJ. "Vascular reactivity to calcitonin gene-related peptide is enhanced in subtotal nephrectomy-salt induced hypertension." American journal of physiology. Heart and circulatory physiology. 2011 Sep; 301(3):H683-8. Epub 2011 Jun 10.
2008 Dec
Morara S, Wang LP, Filippov V, Dickerson IM, Grohovaz F, Provini L, Kettenmann H. "Calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) triggers Ca2+ responses in cultured astrocytes and in Bergmann glial cells from cerebellar slices." The European journal of neuroscience. 2008 Dec; 28(11):2213-20.
2007 Sep
Glaser SS, Ueno Y, DeMorrow S, Chiasson VL, Katki KA, Venter J, Francis HL, Dickerson IM, DiPette DJ, Supowit SC, Alpini GD. "Knockout of alpha-calcitonin gene-related peptide reduces cholangiocyte proliferation in bile duct ligated mice." Laboratory investigation; a journal of technical methods and pathology. 2007 Sep; 87(9):914-26. Epub 2007 Jul 09.
2007 Mar
Tolun AA, Dickerson IM, Malhotra A. "Overexpression and purification of human calcitonin gene-related peptide-receptor component protein in Escherichia coli." Protein expression and purification. 2007 Mar; 52(1):167-74. Epub 2006 Sep 20.
2006 Apr
Zhang Z, Dickerson IM, Russo AF. "Calcitonin gene-related peptide receptor activation by receptor activity-modifying protein-1 gene transfer to vascular smooth muscle cells." Endocrinology. 2006 Apr; 147(4):1932-40. Epub 2005 Dec 22.
2006 Apr
Lai YC, Shaftel SS, Miller JN, Tallents RH, Chang Y, Pinkert CA, Olschowka JA, Dickerson IM, Puzas JE, O'Banion MK, Kyrkanides S. "Intraarticular induction of interleukin-1beta expression in the adult mouse, with resultant temporomandibular joint pathologic changes, dysfunction, and pain." Arthritis and rheumatism. 2006 Apr; 54(4):1184-97.
2003 Jul 4
Rossi SG, Dickerson IM, Rotundo RL. "Localization of the calcitonin gene-related peptide receptor complex at the vertebrate neuromuscular junction and its role in regulating acetylcholinesterase expression." The Journal of biological chemistry. 2003 Jul 4; 278(27):24994-5000. Epub 2003 Apr 21.
2003 Jan
Hay DL, Poyner D, Dickerson I. "CGRP receptor heterogeneity: a role for receptor component protein?" Trends in endocrinology and metabolism : TEM. 2003 Jan; 14(1):3-4; author reply 4-6.
Ma W, Chabot JG, Powell KJ, Jhamandas K, Dickerson IM, Quirion R. "Localization and modulation of calcitonin gene-related peptide-receptor component protein-immunoreactive cells in the rat central and peripheral nervous systems." Neuroscience. 2003 120(3):677-94.
2002 Aug
Prado MA, Evans-Bain B, Dickerson IM. "Receptor component protein (RCP): a member of a multi-protein complex required for G-protein-coupled signal transduction." Biochemical Society transactions. 2002 Aug; 30(4):460-4.
2002 Mar
Pokabla MJ, Dickerson IM, Papka RE. "Calcitonin gene-related peptide-receptor component protein expression in the uterine cervix, lumbosacral spinal cord, and dorsal root ganglia." Peptides. 2002 Mar; 23(3):507-14.
Hay, DL; Poyner, D; Dickerson, I. "CGRP receptor heterogeneity: a role for receptor component protein?". Trends Endocrinol Metab. 2002; 14: 3-4.
2001 Nov
Prado MA, Evans-Bain B, Oliver KR, Dickerson IM. "The role of the CGRP-receptor component protein (RCP) in adrenomedullin receptor signal transduction." Peptides. 2001 Nov; 22(11):1773-81.
2001 Oct
Krajewski JL, Dickerson IM, Potter LT. "Site-directed mutagenesis of m1-toxin1: two amino acids responsible for stable toxin binding to M(1) muscarinic receptors." Molecular pharmacology. 2001 Oct; 60(4):725-31.
2001 Aug
Oliver KR, Kane SA, Salvatore CA, Mallee JJ, Kinsey AM, Koblan KS, Keyvan-Fouladi N, Heavens RP, Wainwright A, Jacobson M, Dickerson IM, Hill RG. "Cloning, characterization and central nervous system distribution of receptor activity modifying proteins in the rat." The European journal of neuroscience. 2001 Aug; 14(4):618-28.
2000 Oct 6
Evans BN, Rosenblatt MI, Mnayer LO, Oliver KR, Dickerson IM. "CGRP-RCP, a novel protein required for signal transduction at calcitonin gene-related peptide and adrenomedullin receptors." The Journal of biological chemistry. 2000 Oct 6; 275(40):31438-43.
2000 Apr
Rosenblatt MI, Dahl GP, Dickerson IM. "Characterization and localization of the rabbit ocular calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP)-receptor component protein (RCP)." Investigative ophthalmology & visual science. 2000 Apr; 41(5):1159-67.
1998 Aug
Lindberg I, Tu B, Muller L, Dickerson IM. "Cloning and functional analysis of C. elegans 7B2." DNA and cell biology. 1998 Aug; 17(8):727-34.
1997 Oct
Naghashpour M, Rosenblatt MI, Dickerson IM, Dahl GP. "Inhibitory effect of calcitonin gene-related peptide on myometrial contractility is diminished at parturition." Endocrinology. 1997 Oct; 138(10):4207-14.
1997 Aug
Sarkar A, Dickerson IM. "Cloning, characterization, and expression of a calcitonin receptor from guinea pig brain." Journal of neurochemistry. 1997 Aug; 69(2):455-64.
1997 May
Gómez-Saladín E, Luebke AE, Wilson DL, Dickerson IM. "Isolation of a cDNA encoding a Kex2-like endoprotease with homology to furin from the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans." DNA and cell biology. 1997 May; 16(5):663-9.
Rosenblatt MI, Dickerson IM. "Endoproteolysis at tetrabasic amino acid sites in procalcitonin gene-related peptide by pituitary cell lines." Peptides. 1997 18(4):567-76.
1996 Apr 16
Luebke AE, Dahl GP, Roos BA, Dickerson IM. "Identification of a protein that confers calcitonin gene-related peptide responsiveness to oocytes by using a cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator assay." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 1996 Apr 16; 93(8):3455-60.
1995 May
Luebke AE, Dickerson IM, Muller KJ. "In situ hybridization reveals transient laminin B-chain expression by individual glial and muscle cells in embryonic leech central nervous system." Journal of neurobiology. 1995 May; 27(1):1-14.
1994 Feb
Amin J, Dickerson IM, Weiss DS. "The agonist binding site of the gamma-aminobutyric acid type A channel is not formed by the extracellular cysteine loop." Molecular pharmacology. 1994 Feb; 45(2):317-23.
1994 Feb
Gómez-Saladín E, Wilson DL, Dickerson IM. "Isolation and in situ localization of a cDNA encoding a Kex2-like prohormone convertase in the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans." Cellular and molecular neurobiology. 1994 Feb; 14(1):9-25.
1990 Jul
Dickerson IM, Mains RE. "Cell-type specific posttranslational processing of peptides by different pituitary cell lines." Endocrinology. 1990 Jul; 127(1):133-40.
1990 Apr 15
Andres DA, Dickerson IM, Dixon JE. "Variants of the carboxyl-terminal KDEL sequence direct intracellular retention." The Journal of biological chemistry. 1990 Apr 15; 265(11):5952-5.
1990 Feb 15
Dickerson IM, Dixon JE, Mains RE. "Biosynthesis and posttranslational processing of site-directed endoproteolytic cleavage mutants of pro-neuropeptide Y in mouse pituitary cells." The Journal of biological chemistry. 1990 Feb 15; 265(5):2462-9.
Mains RE; Dickerson IM; May V; Stoffers DA; Perkins SN; Ouafik L; Husten EJ; Eipper BA. "Cellular and molecular aspects of peptide hormone biosynthesis." Frontiers in Neuroendocrinology. 1990; : 1-38. Link
1989 Jul
Dickerson IM, Peden KW, Mains RE. "Metallothionein-I promoter-directed expression of foreign proteins in a mouse pituitary corticotrope tumor cell line." Molecular and cellular endocrinology. 1989 Jul; 64(2):205-12.
1987 Nov
Eipper BA, Park LP, Dickerson IM, Keutmann HT, Thiele EA, Rodriguez H, Schofield PR, Mains RE. "Structure of the precursor to an enzyme mediating COOH-terminal amidation in peptide biosynthesis." Molecular endocrinology. 1987 Nov; 1(11):777-90.
1987 Oct 5
Dickerson IM, Dixon JE, Mains RE. "Transfected human neuropeptide Y cDNA expression in mouse pituitary cells. Inducible high expression, peptide characterization, and secretion." The Journal of biological chemistry. 1987 Oct 5; 262(28):13646-53.


Dickerson, I.M.. ""The CGRP Receptor Component Protein: A Regulataor for CLR Signaling"". "The Calcitonin Gene-related Peptide Family: Form, Function & Future Perspective. D.L. Hay and I.M. Dickerson. New York: Springer Science, 2010. 59-73
Dickerson, I.M.. ""The CGRP Receptor Component Protein (RCP): A Regulator for CLR Signaling",". The Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptide Family; Form, Function And Future Perspectiv. I.M. Dickerson and D.L. Hay. : Springer, 2009.
Russo, A.F.; Dickerson, I.M.. ""CGRP: A Multifunctional Neuropeptide"". Handbook of Neurochemistry and Molecular Neurobiology. R. Lim. : Kluwer Academic/Plenum, 2006.
M.I. Rosenblatt; B.N. Evans; M. Nagashpour; L.O. Mnayer; A.E. Luebke; G.P. Dahl; I.M.Dickerson. "The CGRP-receptor component protein: A novel signal transduction protein.". The CGRP family: calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP), amylin, and adrenomedul. D. Poyner. Georgetown, USA: Landes Bioscience, 2000. 67-77
Dickerson, I.M.; Noel, G.. "Tissue-specificity of peptide processing.". Peptide Biosynthesis and Processing. L. Fricker. Boston, USA: CRC Press, 1991. 71-109
Dickerson, I.M., and R.E. Mains. "Probing the specificity of biosynthetic endoproteases with transfected cDNA for proNeuropeptide Y.". Neuropeptides and Their Receptors, Alfred Benzon Symposium 29. T.W. Schwartz; L.M. Hilsted; J.F. Rehfeld. : Munksgaard,Copenhagen, 1990. 166-178
Park, L.P.; Thiele, E.A.; Dickerson, I.M.; R.E. Mains. "Cloning of cDNA Encoding Bovine Peptidyl-glycine a-Amidating Monooxygenase (PAM).". Highlights on Endocrinologyed. C. Christiansen; B.J. Riis. : Norhaven Bogtrykkeri, 1987. 133-140