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 acidosis 2009
2009 Tight junction claudins and the kidney in sickness and in health 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 cells 2006
2006 Claudins at the gate: Determinants of renal epithelial tight junction paracellular permeability 2006
2005 Activated extracellular signal-regulated kinases are necessary and sufficient to initiate tubulogenesis in renal tubular MDCK strain I cell cysts 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 cells 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 microarray 2004
2004 Hepatocyte growth factor inhibits intrinsic antibacterial activity of Madin-Darby canine kidney cells 2004
2003 Bacterial invasion by a paracellular route: Divide and conquer 2003
2003 Erratum: Bacterial invasion by a paracellular route: Divide and conquer (Microbes and Infections (2003) 5 (613-619)) 2003
2002 Microbial/host interactions: Mechanisms involved in host responses to microbial antigensImmunologic Research.  26:223-234. 2002
2002 Hydrolysis of epithelial junctional proteins by Porphyromonas gingivalis gingipainsInfection and Immunity.  70:2512-2518. 2002
2002 Polaris, a protein disrupted in orpk mutant mice, is required for assembly of renal cilium 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 cilia 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 and 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 hormone 1996
1995 Mutational analysis of transmembrane histidines in the amiloride-sensitive Na+/H+ exchanger 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 characterization 1986


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

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