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Rebecca LeAnne McCullough

TitleAsst Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Denver - Anschutz Medical Campus

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    K99AA025386     (SMATHERS MCCULLOUGH, REBECCA LEANNE)Feb 15, 2017 - Jan 31, 2019
    Altered Treg differentiation in ALD: a novel role for anaphylatoxins C3a and C5a
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. McCullough RL, McMullen MR, Poulsen KL, Kim A, Medof ME, Nagy LE. Anaphylatoxin Receptors C3aR and C5aR1 Are Important Factors That Influence the Impact of Ethanol on the Adipose Secretome. Front Immunol. 2018; 9:2133. PMID: 30294325.
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    2. McCullough RL, McMullen MR, Sheehan MM, Poulsen KL, Roychowdhury S, Chiang DJ, Pritchard MT, Caballeria J, Nagy LE. Complement Factor D protects mice from ethanol-induced inflammation and liver injury. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2018 Jul 01; 315(1):G66-G79. PMID: 29597356.
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    3. Kim A, McCullough RL, Poulsen KL, Sanz-Garcia C, Sheehan M, Stavitsky AB, Nagy LE. Hepatic Immune System: Adaptations to Alcohol. Handb Exp Pharmacol. 2018; 248:347-367. PMID: 29374837.
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    4. Saikia P, Roychowdhury S, Bellos D, Pollard KA, McMullen MR, McCullough RL, McCullough AJ, Gholam P, de la Motte C, Nagy LE. Hyaluronic acid 35 normalizes TLR4 signaling in Kupffer cells from ethanol-fed rats via regulation of microRNA291b and its target Tollip. Sci Rep. 2017 Nov 15; 7(1):15671. PMID: 29142263.
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    5. Roychowdhury S, McCullough RL, Sanz-Garcia C, Saikia P, Alkhouri N, Matloob A, Pollard KA, McMullen MR, Croniger CM, Nagy LE. Receptor interacting protein 3 protects mice from high-fat diet-induced liver injury. Hepatology. 2016 11; 64(5):1518-1533. PMID: 27301788.
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    6. McCullough RL, Saikia P, Pollard KA, McMullen MR, Nagy LE, Roychowdhury S. Myeloid Mixed Lineage Kinase 3 Contributes to Chronic Ethanol-Induced Inflammation and Hepatocyte Injury in Mice. Gene Expr. 2016; 17(1):61-77. PMID: 27302422.
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    7. McCullough RL, McMullen MR, Das D, Roychowdhury S, Strainic MG, Medof ME, Nagy LE. Differential contribution of complement receptor C5aR in myeloid and non-myeloid cells in chronic ethanol-induced liver injury in mice. Mol Immunol. 2016 07; 75:122-32. PMID: 27280845.
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    8. Shearn CT, Orlicky DJ, McCullough RL, Jiang H, Maclean KN, Mercer KE, Stiles BL, Saba LM, Ronis MJ, Petersen DR. Liver-Specific Deletion of Phosphatase and Tensin Homolog Deleted on Chromosome 10 Significantly Ameliorates Chronic EtOH-Induced Increases in Hepatocellular Damage. PLoS One. 2016; 11(4):e0154152. PMID: 27124661; PMCID: PMC4849752.
    9. Smathers RL, Chiang DJ, McMullen MR, Feldstein AE, Roychowdhury S, Nagy LE. Soluble IgM links apoptosis to complement activation in early alcoholic liver disease in mice. Mol Immunol. 2016 Apr; 72:9-18. PMID: 26922040.
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    10. Galligan JJ, Fritz KS, Backos DS, Shearn CT, Smathers RL, Jiang H, MacLean KN, Reigan PR, Petersen DR. Oxidative stress-mediated aldehyde adduction of GRP78 in a mouse model of alcoholic liver disease: functional independence of ATPase activity and chaperone function. Free Radic Biol Med. 2014 Aug; 73:411-20. PMID: 24924946.
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    11. Shearn CT, Mercer KE, Orlicky DJ, Hennings L, Smathers-McCullough RL, Stiles BL, Ronis MJ, Petersen DR. Short term feeding of a high fat diet exerts an additive effect on hepatocellular damage and steatosis in liver-specific PTEN knockout mice. PLoS One. 2014; 9(5):e96553. PMID: 24818992; PMCID: PMC4018288.
    12. Shearn CT, Backos DS, Orlicky DJ, Smathers-McCullough RL, Petersen DR. Identification of 5' AMP-activated kinase as a target of reactive aldehydes during chronic ingestion of high concentrations of ethanol. J Biol Chem. 2014 May 30; 289(22):15449-62. PMID: 24722988; PMCID: PMC4140901.
    13. Shearn CT, Smathers RL, Backos DS, Reigan P, Orlicky DJ, Petersen DR. Increased carbonylation of the lipid phosphatase PTEN contributes to Akt2 activation in a murine model of early alcohol-induced steatosis. Free Radic Biol Med. 2013 Dec; 65:680-692. PMID: 23872024.
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    14. Shearn CT, Smathers RL, Jiang H, Orlicky DJ, Maclean KN, Petersen DR. Increased dietary fat contributes to dysregulation of the LKB1/AMPK pathway and increased damage in a mouse model of early-stage ethanol-mediated steatosis. J Nutr Biochem. 2013 Aug; 24(8):1436-45. PMID: 23465594; PMCID: PMC3713161.
    15. Smathers RL, Galligan JJ, Shearn CT, Fritz KS, Mercer K, Ronis M, Orlicky DJ, Davidson NO, Petersen DR. Susceptibility of L-FABP-/- mice to oxidative stress in early-stage alcoholic liver. J Lipid Res. 2013 May; 54(5):1335-45. PMID: 23359610; PMCID: PMC3622328.
    16. Galligan JJ, Smathers RL, Shearn CT, Fritz KS, Backos DS, Jiang H, Franklin CC, Orlicky DJ, Maclean KN, Petersen DR. Oxidative Stress and the ER Stress Response in a Murine Model for Early-Stage Alcoholic Liver Disease. J Toxicol. 2012; 2012:207594. PMID: 22829816; PMCID: PMC3399426.
    17. Smathers RL, Fritz KS, Galligan JJ, Shearn CT, Reigan P, Marks MJ, Petersen DR. Characterization of 4-HNE modified L-FABP reveals alterations in structural and functional dynamics. PLoS One. 2012; 7(6):e38459. PMID: 22701647; PMCID: PMC3368874.
    18. Galligan JJ, Smathers RL, Fritz KS, Epperson LE, Hunter LE, Petersen DR. Protein carbonylation in a murine model for early alcoholic liver disease. Chem Res Toxicol. 2012 May 21; 25(5):1012-21. PMID: 22502949; PMCID: PMC3423195.
    19. Fritz KS, Galligan JJ, Smathers RL, Roede JR, Shearn CT, Reigan P, Petersen DR. 4-Hydroxynonenal inhibits SIRT3 via thiol-specific modification. Chem Res Toxicol. 2011 May 16; 24(5):651-62. PMID: 21449565; PMCID: PMC3113719.
    20. Shearn CT, Smathers RL, Stewart BJ, Fritz KS, Galligan JJ, Hail N, Petersen DR. Phosphatase and tensin homolog deleted on chromosome 10 (PTEN) inhibition by 4-hydroxynonenal leads to increased Akt activation in hepatocytes. Mol Pharmacol. 2011 Jun; 79(6):941-52. PMID: 21415306; PMCID: PMC3102545.
    21. Galligan JJ, Fritz KS, Tipney H, Smathers RL, Roede JR, Shearn CT, Hunter LE, Petersen DR. Profiling impaired hepatic endoplasmic reticulum glycosylation as a consequence of ethanol ingestion. J Proteome Res. 2011 Apr 01; 10(4):1837-47. PMID: 21319786; PMCID: PMC3501204.
    22. Smathers RL, Petersen DR. The human fatty acid-binding protein family: evolutionary divergences and functions. Hum Genomics. 2011 Mar; 5(3):170-91. PMID: 21504868; PMCID: PMC3500171.
    23. Smathers RL, Galligan JJ, Stewart BJ, Petersen DR. Overview of lipid peroxidation products and hepatic protein modification in alcoholic liver disease. Chem Biol Interact. 2011 Jun 30; 192(1-2):107-12. PMID: 21354120; PMCID: PMC3109208.
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