Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2021 Proinsulin to C-peptide Ratio in the First Year Post Diagnosis of Type 1 Diabetes.Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism2021
2019 Effect of gamma aminobutyric acid (GABA) or GABA with glutamic acid decarboxylase (GAD) on the progression of type 1 diabetes mellitus in children: Trial design and methodologyContemporary Clinical Trials.  82:93-100. 2019
2019 Pyridine nucleotide regulation of hepatic endoplasmic reticulum calcium uptakePhysiological Reports.  7. 2019
2019 Congenital Hypothyroidism: 8-Year Experience Using 2 Newborn Screens in Alabama 2019
2016 Effect of n-3 and n-6 polyunsaturated fatty acids on microsomal P450 steroidogenic enzyme activities and in vitro cortisol production in adrenal tissue from yorkshire boarsEndocrinology.  157:1512-1521. 2016
2016 Cortisol promotes endoplasmic glucose production via pyridine nucleotide redoxJournal of Endocrinology.  229:25-36. 2016
2013 Evidence that adrenal hexose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase can effect microsomal P450 cytochrome steroidogenic enzymes 2013
2011 Manifold effects of palmitoylcarnitine on endoplasmic reticulum metabolism: 11β-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase 1, flux through hexose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase and NADPH concentrationBiochemical Journal.  437:109-115. 2011
2010 Effect of diabetes on enzymes involved in rat hepatic corticosterone productionJournal of Diabetes.  2:275-281. 2010
2009 Effect of central antileptin antibody on the onset of female rat puberty. 2009
2008 Modification of microsomal 11β-HSD1 activity by cytosolic compounds: Glutathione and hexose phosphoesters 2008
2007 Insulin treatment reduces pre-prandial plasma ghrelin concentrations in children with type 1 diabetes 2007
2006 Evidence that the 11 β-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase (11 β-HSD1) is regulated by pentose pathway flux: Studies in rat adipocytes and microsomesJournal of Biological Chemistry.  281:341-347. 2006
2006 Growth hormone-IGF-I axis and growth velocity in Chinese children with type 1 diabetes mellitusJournal of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism.  19:1313-1318. 2006
2006 Prevalence of hypovitaminosis D in early infantile hypocalcemiaJournal of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism.  19:1025-1031. 2006
2005 Effect of insulin on plasma vascular endothelial growth factor in children with new-onset diabetesJournal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism.  90:4920-4923. 2005
2003 Nutritional regulation of white adipocyte Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (VEGF)Hormone and Metabolic Research.  35:211-216. 2003
2002 Effect of oral fluid intake on urinary albumin excretion in diabetes mellitusJournal of Diabetes and its Complications.  16:310-312. 2002
2002 Stature at time of diagnosis of type 1 diabetes mellitusPediatrics.  109:479-483. 2002
2002 White adipocyte vascular endothelial growth factor: Regulation by insulinEndocrinology.  143:948-953. 2002
2001 Leptin in children with newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes: Effect of insulin therapyInternational journal of experimental diabetes research.  2:121-127. 2001
2000 Inhibition of leptin secretion by insulin and metformin in cultured rat adipose tissue 2000
2000 Cord blood and postnatal serum leptin and its relationship to steroid use and growth in sick preterm infantsJournal of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism.  13:1571-1576. 2000
2000 Hyponatremia secondary to reset osmostat in a child with a central nervous system midline defect and a chromosomal abnormalityJournal of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism.  13:1637-1641. 2000
1998 Inhibition of acetyl CoA carboxylase by GTPγS 1998
1998 Leptin does not affect adipocyte glucose metabolism: Studies in fresh and cultured adipocytes 1998
1998 Neonatal cord blood leptin: Its relationship to birth weight, body mass index, maternal diabetes, and steroidsPediatric Research.  43:338-343. 1998
1995 Inhibitory effects of cerulenin on protein palmitoylation and insulin internalization in rat adipocytesBBA - Lipids and Lipid Metabolism.  1259:65-72. 1995
1994 Persistence of disturbed adipocyte metabolism in sterptozocin-induced diabetic rats despite near-euglycemia with phlorizin 1994
1993 Hypothalamic-Pituitary Dysfunction after Radiation for Brain TumorsNew England Journal of Medicine.  328:87-94. 1993
1993 Hypothalamic-pituitary dysfunction after radiation for brain tumorsObstetrical and Gynecological Survey.  48:428-432. 1993
1992 Activation of in situ glycolytic flux by bisphosphorylated compounds: studies in porous rat adipocytes 1992
1991 Selective stimulation of in situ intermediary metabolism by free calcium in permeabilized rat adipocytes 1991
1991 Highly specific micromethod for the enzymatic determination of radioactive [14C]lactateAnalytical Biochemistry.  192:293-297. 1991
1991 Diminished in situ glucose-6-phosphate flux in permeabilized adipocytes from streptozocin-induced diabetic ratsDiabetes.  40:1517-1524. 1991
1991 Kinetic superiority of intra- vs. extracellular pentose pathway flux: Studies in porous adipocytesAmerican Journal of Physiology.  261. 1991
1991 Massive breast enlargement in an infant girl with central nervous system dysfunctionEuropean Journal of Pediatrics.  150:154-157. 1991
1991 Profound hypercalcemia and rhabdomyolysis in a childJournal of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism.  4:125-129. 1991
1990 Adjunctive use of tolazamide in newly-diagnosed diabetic childrenHormone and Metabolic Research.  22:576-580. 1990
1988 Carnitine palmitoyltransferase: Effects of diabetes, fasting, and pH on the reaction that generates acyl CoA 1988
1988 Preservation of intermediary metabolism in saponin-permeabilized rat adipocytesJournal of Biological Chemistry.  263:10667-10673. 1988

Principal Investigator On

  • Private Grant  awarded by ASCENDIS PHARMA A/S 2018 - 2023
  • Alabama Endocrine Newborn Screening Program  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2020 - 2021
  • Alabama Endocrine Newborn Screening Program  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2019 - 2020
  • Private Grant  awarded by ASCENDIS PHARMA A/S 2017 - 2019
  • Newborn Screening Program  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2018 - 2019
  • Private Grant  awarded by ASCENDIS PHARMA A/S 2017 - 2019
  • Newborn Screening Program  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2017 - 2018
  • Private Grant  awarded by ELI LILLY AND COMPANY 2017 - 2018
  • Newborn Screening Program  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2016 - 2017
  • Improving Access to Care for Children and Youth with Endocrinology Needs  awarded by American Academy of Pediatrics 2017
  • Private Grant  awarded by ELI LILLY AND COMPANY 2008 - 2016
  • Newborn Screening Program  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2015 - 2016
  • Newborn Screening Program  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2014 - 2015
  • Private Grant  awarded by BRISTOL MYERS SQUIBB PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANY 2011 - 2015
  • Private Grant  awarded by BRISTOL MYERS SQUIBB PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANY 2013 - 2015
  • Newborn Screening Program  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2013 - 2014
  • Newborn Screening Program  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2012 - 2013
  • Newborn Screening Program  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2011 - 2012
  • Newborn Screening Program  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2010 - 2011
  • Newborn Screening Program  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2009 - 2010
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University 1982
  • Bachelor's Degree in Biology, Johns Hopkins University 1978
  • University of Rochester Medical Center Pediatrics, Internship 1983
  • University of Rochester Medical Center Pediatrics, Residency 1985
  • University of Rochester Medical Center Pediatrics, Postdoctoral Fellowship 1988
  • Full Name

  • Gail Mick