Jason Bertram

Summary

Affiliation: University of Akron
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Testosterone increases: sodium reabsorption, blood pressure, and renal pathology in female spontaneously hypertensive rats on a high sodium diet
    Bei Liu
    Department of Biology, The University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325 3908, USA
    Adv Pharmacol Sci 2011:817835. 2011
  2. pmc Testosterone influences renal electrolyte excretion in SHR/y and WKY males
    Jonathan Toot
    Biology Department, The University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325 3908, USA
    BMC Physiol 8:5. 2008
  3. pmc Genomic and expression analysis of multiple Sry loci from a single Rattus norvegicus Y chromosome
    Monte E Turner
    Department of Biology, The University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325 3908, USA
    BMC Genet 8:11. 2007
  4. pmc A cell culture model using rat coronary artery adventitial fibroblasts to measure collagen production
    Cathleen Jenkins
    Kent State University, Kent, Ohio, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 7:13. 2007
  5. pmc The Sry3 Y chromosome locus elevates blood pressure and renin-angiotensin system indexes
    Daniel Ely
    Department of Biology, University of Akron, Akron, Ohio 44325 3908, USA
    Gend Med 8:126-38. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Androgens alter brain catecholamine content and blood pressure in the testicular feminized male rat
    Daniel Ely
    Department of Biology Integrative Biosciences Program, The University of Akron, Akron, Ohio 44325, USA
    Clin Exp Hypertens 33:124-32. 2011
  7. pmc Review of the Y chromosome, Sry and hypertension
    Daniel Ely
    Department of Biology, University of Akron, 185 S Mill St, Akron, OH 44325 3908, United States
    Steroids 75:747-53. 2010
  8. pmc Delivery of sry1, but not sry2, to the kidney increases blood pressure and sns indices in normotensive wky rats
    Daniel Ely
    Department of Biology, University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325, USA
    BMC Physiol 9:10. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Sodium intake is increased by social stress and the Y chromosome and reduced by clonidine
    D Ely
    Department of Biology, The University of Akron, Akron, Ohio 44325 3908, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 278:R407-12. 2000
  10. pmc Sry delivery to the adrenal medulla increases blood pressure and adrenal medullary tyrosine hydroxylase of normotensive WKY rats
    Daniel Ely
    Department of Biology, University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 7:6. 2007

Collaborators

  • Amy Milsted
  • Jonathan Toot
  • Monte E Turner
  • Cathleen Jenkins
  • A Caplea
  • Daniel Ely
  • Gail Dunphy
  • Shannon Boehme
  • D Ely
  • Bei Liu
  • Suresh K Jewrajka
  • Ellen Andrews
  • Eric Kensicki
  • U Sharma
  • RONALD SALISBURY
  • Michael Hart
  • Frank Chiarappa
  • Almir S Martins
  • Brian Miller
  • Rolando Ramirez
  • Adam Underwood
  • Jeff Dunmire
  • Mike Hart
  • Joseph P Kennedy
  • Flavius Popescu
  • Gabor Erdodi
  • Mat Ciotti
  • Darcie Seachrist
  • G Dunphy
  • M Herman
  • L Barrett
  • L Ely

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. pmc Testosterone increases: sodium reabsorption, blood pressure, and renal pathology in female spontaneously hypertensive rats on a high sodium diet
    Bei Liu
    Department of Biology, The University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325 3908, USA
    Adv Pharmacol Sci 2011:817835. 2011
    ....
  2. pmc Testosterone influences renal electrolyte excretion in SHR/y and WKY males
    Jonathan Toot
    Biology Department, The University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325 3908, USA
    BMC Physiol 8:5. 2008
    ..Therefore, the goal of this study was to determine if the Yc combined with T manipulation could influence renal Na and K excretion...
  3. pmc Genomic and expression analysis of multiple Sry loci from a single Rattus norvegicus Y chromosome
    Monte E Turner
    Department of Biology, The University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325 3908, USA
    BMC Genet 8:11. 2007
    ..We applied this fragment analysis method to both genomic DNA and cDNA prepared from mRNA from testis and adrenal gland of adult male rats...
  4. pmc A cell culture model using rat coronary artery adventitial fibroblasts to measure collagen production
    Cathleen Jenkins
    Kent State University, Kent, Ohio, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 7:13. 2007
    ..To demonstrate the application of our cell model, cultured adventitial fibroblasts were treated with sex hormones and the effect on collagen production measured...
  5. pmc The Sry3 Y chromosome locus elevates blood pressure and renin-angiotensin system indexes
    Daniel Ely
    Department of Biology, University of Akron, Akron, Ohio 44325 3908, USA
    Gend Med 8:126-38. 2011
    ..Our research group has shown that there are multiple copies of Sry in Wistar-Kyoto (WKY) and spontaneous hypertensive (SHR) rats, and that they have novel functions separate from testes determination...
  6. doi request reprint Androgens alter brain catecholamine content and blood pressure in the testicular feminized male rat
    Daniel Ely
    Department of Biology Integrative Biosciences Program, The University of Akron, Akron, Ohio 44325, USA
    Clin Exp Hypertens 33:124-32. 2011
    ..These data demonstrate an action of androgen on brain catecholamines and BP, which is independent of the classic androgen receptor...
  7. pmc Review of the Y chromosome, Sry and hypertension
    Daniel Ely
    Department of Biology, University of Akron, 185 S Mill St, Akron, OH 44325 3908, United States
    Steroids 75:747-53. 2010
    ..These findings have potential implications for gender physiology research which involves, the sympathetic nervous system, renin-angiotensin system, androgen receptor regulation and prostate physiology...
  8. pmc Delivery of sry1, but not sry2, to the kidney increases blood pressure and sns indices in normotensive wky rats
    Daniel Ely
    Department of Biology, University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325, USA
    BMC Physiol 9:10. 2009
    ..BP was measured by telemetry and tyrosine hydroxylase and catecholamines by HPLC with electrochemical detection...
  9. ncbi request reprint Sodium intake is increased by social stress and the Y chromosome and reduced by clonidine
    D Ely
    Department of Biology, The University of Akron, Akron, Ohio 44325 3908, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 278:R407-12. 2000
    ....
  10. pmc Sry delivery to the adrenal medulla increases blood pressure and adrenal medullary tyrosine hydroxylase of normotensive WKY rats
    Daniel Ely
    Department of Biology, University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 7:6. 2007
    ..A potential candidate for this Y chromosome hypertension locus is Sry, a gene that encodes a transcription factor that is responsible for testes development and the Sry protein may affect other target genes...
  11. ncbi request reprint The SHR Y-chromosome increases testosterone and aggression, but decreases serotonin as compared to the WKY Y-chromosome in the rat model
    Jonathan Toot
    Biology Department, The University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325 3908, USA
    Behav Genet 34:515-24. 2004
    ..The results suggest that these behavioral and physiological differences between the SHR and WKY strains are a result of a mutation in the non-pseudoautosomal region unique to the Y-chromosome...
  12. ncbi request reprint Review of the Y chromosome and hypertension
    D Ely
    Department of Biology, University of Akron, OH 44325 3908, USA
    Braz J Med Biol Res 33:679-91. 2000
    ..A promising candidate gene for the Y effect is the Sry locus (testis determining factor), a transcription factor which may also have other functions...
  13. ncbi request reprint Sodium-induced rise in blood pressure is suppressed by androgen receptor blockade
    A Caplea
    Department of Biology, The University of Akron, Akron, Ohio 44325 3908, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 280:H1793-801. 2001
    ..Neither heart rate nor activity could explain these BP differences. In conclusion, a Na sensitivity was observed in both strains, which was reduced to normotensive values by androgen blockade but not by SNS blockade...
  14. pmc Alterations in vasomotor systems and mechanics of resistance-sized mesenteric arteries from SHR and WKY male rats following in vivo testosterone manipulation
    Jonathan D Toot
    Department of Biology, 303 Carroll St, The University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325 3908
    Biol Sex Differ 3:1. 2012
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  15. ncbi request reprint SHR Y chromosome enhances the nocturnal blood pressure in socially interacting rats
    A Caplea
    Department of Biology, The University of Akron, Akron, Ohio 44325 3908, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 279:H58-66. 2000
    ..Activity but not HR was increased (P < 0.01) in the WKY and SHR/y colonies compared with caged animals. In conclusion, colony housing and the SHR Y chromosome increased MAP compared with individually caged housing...
  16. ncbi request reprint Testosterone increased blood pressure and decreased renal tyrosine hydroxylase activity in SHR/y and Wistar-Kyoto rats
    U Sharma
    Department of Biology, University of Akron, OH 44325 3908, USA
    Clin Exp Hypertens 24:141-53. 2002
    ..Hence, chronic testosterone treatment inhibits renal tyrosine hydroxylase activity in WKY and SHR/y rats...
  17. ncbi request reprint Noradrenergic content and turnover rate in kidney and heart shows gender and strain differences
    Ann Caplea
    Department of Biology, The University of Akron, Akron, Ohio 44325 3908, USA
    J Appl Physiol 92:567-71. 2002
    ..This study suggests both a strain and gender difference in sympathetic nervous system activity through noradrenergic neurotransmission...
  18. doi request reprint Which Sry locus is the hypertensive Y chromosome locus?
    Monte E Turner
    Department of Biology, University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325 3908, USA
    Hypertension 53:430-5. 2009
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Estradiol increases salt intake in female normotensive and hypertensive rats
    Eric Kensicki
    Department of Biology, University of Akron, Akron, Ohio 44325 3908, USA
    J Appl Physiol 93:479-83. 2002
    ..In conclusion, E2 was positively correlated with sodium intake in both strains of rat, with the hypertensive rats consuming more sodium than the normotensive rats...
  20. ncbi request reprint Social stress increases blood pressure and cardiovascular pathology in a normotensive rat model
    Ellen Andrews
    Department of Biology, University of Akron, Akron, Ohio 44325 3908, USA
    Clin Exp Hypertens 25:85-101. 2003
    ..Myocardial fibrosis was increased 27% in the TS group and 74% in the SITS group compared to controls (p < 0.05). In conclusion, stress treatments increased BP and cardiac pathology in a normotensive rat strain...
  21. ncbi request reprint Novel biostable and biocompatible amphiphilic membranes
    Suresh K Jewrajka
    Institute of Polymer Science, The University of Akron, Akron, Ohio 44325, USA
    J Biomed Mater Res A 87:69-77. 2008
    ..Surprisingly, the overall biocompatibility scores of these APCNs were superior to those of the PDMS negative standard...