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Nikki Lynn Farnsworth

TitlePost-Doctoral Fellow
InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Denver - Anschutz Medical Campus
DepartmentSOM-Barbara Davis Center

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    F32DK102276     (FARNSWORTH, NIKKI L.)Sep 5, 2014 - Sep 4, 2017
    Regulation of islet gap junction coupling and function under inflammatory conditions
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Westacott MJ, Farnsworth NL, St Clair JR, Poffenberger G, Heintz A, Ludin NW, Hart NJ, Powers AC, Benninger RKP. Age-Dependent Decline in the Coordinated [Ca2+] and Insulin Secretory Dynamics in Human Pancreatic Islets. Diabetes. 2017 Sep; 66(9):2436-2445. PMID: 28588099.
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    2. Farnsworth NL, Walter RL, Hemmati A, Westacott MJ, Benninger RK. Low Level Pro-inflammatory Cytokines Decrease Connexin36 Gap Junction Coupling in Mouse and Human Islets through Nitric Oxide-mediated Protein Kinase Cd. J Biol Chem. 2016 Feb 12; 291(7):3184-96. PMID: 26668311; PMCID: PMC4751367 [Available on 02/12/17].
    3. Farnsworth NL, Hemmati A, Pozzoli M, Benninger RK. Fluorescence recovery after photobleaching reveals regulation and distribution of connexin36 gap junction coupling within mouse islets of Langerhans. J Physiol. 2014 Oct 15; 592(20):4431-46. PMID: 25172942; PMCID: PMC4287745.
    4. Farnsworth NL, Mead BE, Antunez LR, Palmer AE, Bryant SJ. Ionic osmolytes and intracellular calcium regulate tissue production in chondrocytes cultured in a 3D charged hydrogel. Matrix Biol. 2014 Nov; 40:17-26. PMID: 25128592.
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    5. Farnsworth NL, Benninger RK. New insights into the role of connexins in pancreatic islet function and diabetes. FEBS Lett. 2014 Apr 17; 588(8):1278-87. PMID: 24583073; PMCID: PMC4004767.
    6. Farnsworth NL, Antunez LR, Bryant SJ. Dynamic compressive loading differentially regulates chondrocyte anabolic and catabolic activity with age. Biotechnol Bioeng. 2013 Jul; 110(7):2046-57. PMID: 23404228.
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    7. Farnsworth NL, Antunez LR, Bryant SJ. Influence of chondrocyte maturation on acute response to impact injury in PEG hydrogels. J Biomech. 2012 Oct 11; 45(15):2556-63. PMID: 22964019.
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