Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2013 Risk of vancomycin-induced nephrotoxicity in the population with chronic kidney diseaseAmerican Journal of the Medical Sciences.  345:396-399. 2013
2009 Downregulation of claudin-2 expression in renal epithelial cells by metabolic acidosisAJP - Renal Physiology.  297. 2009
2009 Tight junction claudins and the kidney in sickness and in healthBBA - Biomembranes.  1788:858-863. 2009
2007 Opening Pandora's box in the tight junctionJournal of the American Society of Nephrology.  18:1624-1625. 2007
2006 Epithelial cell polarity and hypoxia influence heme oxygenase-1 expression by heme in renal epithelial cellsAJP - Renal Physiology.  291. 2006
2006 Claudins at the gate: Determinants of renal epithelial tight junction paracellular permeabilityAJP - Renal Physiology.  290. 2006
2005 Activated extracellular signal-regulated kinases are necessary and sufficient to initiate tubulogenesis in renal tubular MDCK strain I cell cystsAJP - Renal Physiology.  289. 2005
2005 Effectiveness of the B subunit of cholera toxin in potentiating immune responses to the recombinant hemagglutinin/adhesin domain of the gingipain Kgp from Porphyromonas gingivalisVaccine.  23:4734-4744. 2005
2005 Extracellular signal-regulated kinases 1/2 control claudin-2 expression in Madin-Darby canine kidney strain I and II cellsJournal of Biological Chemistry.  280:3780-3788. 2005
2004 Evidence for ERK1/2 phosphorylation controlling contact inhibition of proliferation in Madin-Darby canine kidney epithelial cellsAmerican Journal of Physiology - Cell Physiology.  287. 2004
2004 Hepatocyte growth factor stimulates adenoviral-mediated gene transfer across the apical membrane of epithelial cellsJournal of Gene Medicine.  6:624-630. 2004
2004 Gene expression alterations during HGF-induced dedifferentiation of a renal tubular epithelial cell line (MDCK) using a novel canine DNA microarrayAJP - Renal Physiology.  286. 2004
2004 Hepatocyte growth factor inhibits intrinsic antibacterial activity of Madin-Darby canine kidney cellsMicrobes and Infection.  6:51-57. 2004
2003 Bacterial invasion by a paracellular route: Divide and conquerMicrobes and Infection.  5:613-619. 2003
2003 Erratum: Bacterial invasion by a paracellular route: Divide and conquer (Microbes and Infections (2003) 5 (613-619))Microbes and Infection.  5:1415. 2003
2002 Microbial/host interactions: Mechanisms involved in host responses to microbial antigensImmunologic Research.  26:223-234. 2002
2002 Polaris, a protein disrupted in orpk mutant mice, is required for assembly of renal ciliumAJP - Renal Physiology.  282. 2002
2002 Hydrolysis of epithelial junctional proteins by Porphyromonas gingivalis gingipainsInfection and Immunity.  70:2512-2518. 2002
2001 Hepatocyte growth factor alters renal epithelial cell susceptibility to uropathogenic Escherichia coliJournal of the American Society of Nephrology.  12:2543-2553. 2001
2001 Polaris, a protein involved in left-right axis patterning, localizes to basal bodies and ciliaCell regulation.  12:589-599. 2001
2000 Characterization of Porphyromonas gingivalis-induced degradation of epithelial cell junctional complexesInfection and Immunity.  68:1441-1449. 2000
1999 Hepatocyte growth factor and the kidney: It is not just for the liverInternational Review of Cytology.  186:225-260. 1999
1999 Evidence that hepatocyte growth factor abrogates contact inhibition of mitosis in Madin-Darby canine kidney cell monolayersLife Sciences.  64:1393-1401. 1999
1999 Dynamics of E-cadherin and γ-catenin complexes during dedifferentiation of polarized MDCK cellsKidney International.  56:910-921. 1999
1998 Hepatocyte growth factor and Madin-Darby canine kidney cells: In vitro models of epithelial cell movement and morphogenesisMicroscopy Research and Technique.  43:456-463. 1998
1998 Hepatocyte growth factor and Madin-Darby canine kidney cells: in vitro models of epithelial cell movement and morphogenesis.Microscopy Research and Technique.  43:456-463. 1998
1998 Crossover comparison of intravenous and subcutaneous recombinant human erythropoietin in a small haemodialysis unit [6]Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation.  13:2979-2980. 1998
1998 Susceptibility of epithelial cells to Pseudomonas aeruginosa invasion and cytotoxicity is upregulated by hepatocyte growth factorInfection and Immunity.  66:3443-3446. 1998
1997 HGF (hepatocyte growth factor) increases susceptibility of epithelial cells to pseudomonas aeruginosa virulence mechanismsInvestigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science.  38. 1997
1997 Hepatocyte growth factor alters the polarity of Madin-Darby canine kidney cell monolayersJournal of Biological Chemistry.  272:3471-3477. 1997
1996 Renal Na+/H+ exchanger isoforms and their regulation by thyroid hormoneAmerican Journal of Physiology - Cell Physiology.  270. 1996
1995 Mutational analysis of transmembrane histidines in the amiloride-sensitive Na+/H+ exchangerAmerican Journal of Physiology - Cell Physiology.  269. 1995
1993 Cytosolic pH sensitivity of an expressed human NHE-1 Na+-H+ exchangerAmerican Journal of Physiology.  264. 1993
1989 Evidence for an imipramine-sensitive serotonin transporter in human placental brush-border membraneJournal of Biological Chemistry.  264:2195-2198. 1989
1988 Na+ + Cl--gradient-driven, high-affinity, uphill transport of taurine in human placental brush-border membrane vesiclesFEBS Letters.  231:263-267. 1988
1988 A proton gradient is the driving force for uphill transport of lactate in human placental brush-border membrane vesiclesJournal of Biological Chemistry.  263:13823-13830. 1988
1988 A proton gradient, not a sodium gradient, is the driving force for active transport of lactate in rabbit intestinal brush-border membrane vesiclesBiochemical Journal.  256:219-223. 1988
1988 Effects of phenothiazines on the Na+-H+ exchanger of the brush-border membrane from the proximal small intestine of the rabbitJournal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics.  245:823-828. 1988
1987 Evidence for histidyl and carboxy groups at the active site of the human placental Na+-H+ exchanger.Biochemical Journal.  245:473-477. 1987
1987 Inhibition of brush-border membrane Na+-H+ exchanger by loperamideJournal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics.  243:150-154. 1987
1986 Inhibition of human placental Na+-H+ exchanger by cimetidineJournal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics.  239:192-197. 1986
1986 Na+-H+ exchanger of human placental brush-border membrane: Identification and characterizationAmerican Journal of Physiology - Cell Physiology.  251. 1986


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2003 Recent Advances in the Cell Biology of Polycystic Kidney Disease.  Ed. 231.  2003

Investigator On

  • Private Grant  awarded by Sanofi US Services Inc 2017 - 2018
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, Medical College of Georgia 1990
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Biochemistry, Medical College of Georgia 1988
  • Full Name

  • Daniel Balkovetz