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Nidia Quillinan

TitleAsst Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Denver - Anschutz Medical Campus

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    R01NS046072     (QUILLINAN, NIDIA)Sep 30, 2002 - Jan 31, 2019
    Sex differences in brain injury following pediatric cardiac arrest
    Role: Principal Investigator

    F31DA023793     (QUILLINAN, NIDIA)Sep 30, 2007 - Sep 29, 2009
    Desensitization and Internalization of Mu-Opioid Receptors in the Locus Coeruleus
    Role: Principal Investigator

    K01NS086969     (QUILLINAN, NIDIA)Jul 1, 2015 - Jun 30, 2018
    Differential mechanisms and consequences of Purkinje cell loss in an adult and pediatric model of global cerebral ischemia
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Orfila JE, McKinnon N, Moreno M, Deng G, Chalmers N, Dietz RM, Herson PS, Quillinan N. Cardiac Arrest Induces Ischemic Long-Term Potentiation of Hippocampal CA1 Neurons That Occludes Physiological Long-Term Potentiation. Neural Plast. 2018; 2018:9275239. PMID: 29853851.
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    2. Dietz RM, Orfila JE, Rodgers KM, Patsos OP, Deng G, Chalmers N, Quillinan N, Traystman RJ, Herson PS. Juvenile cerebral ischemia reveals age-dependent BDNF-TrkB signaling changes: Novel mechanism of recovery and therapeutic intervention. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2018 04 03; 271678X18766421. PMID: 29611441.
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    3. Cook SG, Bourke AM, O'Leary H, Zaegel V, Lasda E, Mize-Berge J, Quillinan N, Tucker CL, Coultrap SJ, Herson PS, Bayer KU. Analysis of the CaMKIIa and ß splice-variant distribution among brain regions reveals isoform-specific differences in holoenzyme formation. Sci Rep. 2018 Apr 03; 8(1):5448. PMID: 29615706.
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    4. Clevenger AC, Kim H, Salcedo E, Yonchek JC, Rodgers KM, Orfila JE, Dietz RM, Quillinan N, Traystman RJ, Herson PS. Endogenous Sex Steroids Dampen Neuroinflammation and Improve Outcome of Traumatic Brain Injury in Mice. J Mol Neurosci. 2018 Mar; 64(3):410-420. PMID: 29450697.
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    5. Deng G, Orfila JE, Dietz RM, Moreno-Garcia M, Rodgers KM, Coultrap SJ, Quillinan N, Traystman RJ, Bayer KU, Herson PS. Autonomous CaMKII Activity as a Drug Target for Histological and Functional Neuroprotection after Resuscitation from Cardiac Arrest. Cell Rep. 2017 01 31; 18(5):1109-1117. PMID: 28147268.
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    6. Orfila JE, Grewal H, Dietz RM, Strnad F, Shimizu T, Moreno M, Schroeder C, Yonchek J, Rodgers KM, Dingman A, Bernard TJ, Quillinan N, Macklin WB, Traystman RJ, Herson PS. Delayed inhibition of tonic inhibition enhances functional recovery following experimental ischemic stroke. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2017 Jan 01; 271678X17750761. PMID: 29283314.
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    7. Quillinan N, Deng G, Shimizu K, Cruz-Torres I, Schroeder C, Traystman RJ, Herson PS. Long-term depression in Purkinje neurons is persistently impaired following cardiac arrest and cardiopulmonary resuscitation in mice. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2017 Aug; 37(8):3053-3064. PMID: 28168893.
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    8. Quillinan N, Herson PS, Traystman RJ. Neuropathophysiology of Brain Injury. Anesthesiol Clin. 2016 Sep; 34(3):453-64. PMID: 27521191.
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    9. Shimizu T, Dietz RM, Cruz-Torres I, Strnad F, Garske AK, Moreno M, Venna VR, Quillinan N, Herson PS. Extended therapeutic window of a novel peptide inhibitor of TRPM2 channels following focal cerebral ischemia. Exp Neurol. 2016 09; 283(Pt A):151-6. PMID: 27317297.
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    10. Shimizu K, Quillinan N, Orfila JE, Herson PS. Sirtuin-2 mediates male specific neuronal injury following experimental cardiac arrest through activation of TRPM2 ion channels. Exp Neurol. 2016 Jan; 275 Pt 1:78-83. PMID: 26522013.
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    11. Graber LC, Quillinan N, Marrotte EJ, McDonagh DL, Bartels K. Neurocognitive outcomes after extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol. 2015 Jun; 29(2):125-35. PMID: 26060025.
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    12. Quillinan N, Grewal H, Klawitter J, Herson PS. Sex Steroids Do Not Modulate TRPM2-Mediated Injury in Females following Middle Cerebral Artery Occlusion(1,2,3). eNeuro. 2014 Nov-Dec; 1(1). PMID: 26464961; PMCID: PMC4596140.
    13. Quillinan N, Grewal H, Deng G, Shimizu K, Yonchek JC, Strnad F, Traystman RJ, Herson PS. Region-specific role for GluN2B-containing NMDA receptors in injury to Purkinje cells and CA1 neurons following global cerebral ischemia. Neuroscience. 2015 Jan 22; 284:555-65. PMID: 25450957; PMCID: PMC4268020.
    14. Orfila JE, Shimizu K, Garske AK, Deng G, Maylie J, Traystman RJ, Quillinan N, Adelman JP, Herson PS. Increasing small conductance Ca2+-activated potassium channel activity reverses ischemia-induced impairment of long-term potentiation. Eur J Neurosci. 2014 Oct; 40(8):3179-88. PMID: 25080203; PMCID: PMC4205199.
    15. Quillinan N, Deng G, Grewal H, Herson PS. Androgens and stroke: good, bad or indifferent? Exp Neurol. 2014 Sep; 259:10-5. PMID: 24512750; PMCID: PMC4126894.
    16. Deng G, Yonchek JC, Quillinan N, Strnad FA, Exo J, Herson PS, Traystman RJ. A novel mouse model of pediatric cardiac arrest and cardiopulmonary resuscitation reveals age-dependent neuronal sensitivities to ischemic injury. J Neurosci Methods. 2014 Jan 30; 222:34-41. PMID: 24192226; PMCID: PMC3919447.
    17. Bell MT, Puskas F, Bennett DT, Herson PS, Quillinan N, Fullerton DA, Reece TB. Dexmedetomidine, an a-2a adrenergic agonist, promotes ischemic tolerance in a murine model of spinal cord ischemia-reperfusion. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Jan; 147(1):500-6. PMID: 24035379.
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    18. Shimizu T, Macey TA, Quillinan N, Klawitter J, Perraud AL, Traystman RJ, Herson PS. Androgen and PARP-1 regulation of TRPM2 channels after ischemic injury. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2013 Oct; 33(10):1549-55. PMID: 23801245; PMCID: PMC3790922.
    19. Herson PS, Bombardier CG, Parker SM, Shimizu T, Klawitter J, Klawitter J, Quillinan N, Exo JL, Goldenberg NA, Traystman RJ. Experimental pediatric arterial ischemic stroke model reveals sex-specific estrogen signaling. Stroke. 2013 Mar; 44(3):759-63. PMID: 23349190; PMCID: PMC3930081.
    20. Kelley MH, Ortiz J, Shimizu K, Grewal H, Quillinan N, Herson PS. Alterations in Purkinje cell GABAA receptor pharmacology following oxygen and glucose deprivation and cerebral ischemia reveal novel contribution of ß1 -subunit-containing receptors. Eur J Neurosci. 2013 Feb; 37(4):555-63. PMID: 23176253; PMCID: PMC3772679.
    21. Jia J, Verma S, Nakayama S, Quillinan N, Grafe MR, Hurn PD, Herson PS. Sex differences in neuroprotection provided by inhibition of TRPM2 channels following experimental stroke. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2011 Nov; 31(11):2160-8. PMID: 21587268; PMCID: PMC3210342.
    22. Quillinan N, Lau EK, Virk M, von Zastrow M, Williams JT. Recovery from mu-opioid receptor desensitization after chronic treatment with morphine and methadone. J Neurosci. 2011 Mar 23; 31(12):4434-43. PMID: 21430144; PMCID: PMC3092436.
    23. Torrecilla M, Quillinan N, Williams JT, Wickman K. Pre- and postsynaptic regulation of locus coeruleus neurons after chronic morphine treatment: a study of GIRK-knockout mice. Eur J Neurosci. 2008 Aug; 28(3):618-24. PMID: 18702733; PMCID: PMC2582177.
    24. Arttamangkul S, Quillinan N, Low MJ, von Zastrow M, Pintar J, Williams JT. Differential activation and trafficking of micro-opioid receptors in brain slices. Mol Pharmacol. 2008 Oct; 74(4):972-9. PMID: 18612077; PMCID: PMC3125947.
    25. Krispel CM, Chen D, Melling N, Chen YJ, Martemyanov KA, Quillinan N, Arshavsky VY, Wensel TG, Chen CK, Burns ME. RGS expression rate-limits recovery of rod photoresponses. Neuron. 2006 Aug 17; 51(4):409-16. PMID: 16908407.
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    26. Burns ME, Mendez A, Chen CK, Almuete A, Quillinan N, Simon MI, Baylor DA, Chen J. Deactivation of phosphorylated and nonphosphorylated rhodopsin by arrestin splice variants. J Neurosci. 2006 Jan 18; 26(3):1036-44. PMID: 16421323.
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