Torry A Tucker

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Affiliation: University of Texas Health Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The ΔF508-CFTR mutation inhibits wild-type CFTR processing and function when co-expressed in human airway epithelia and in mouse nasal mucosa
    Torry A Tucker
    Department of Cell Developmental, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1918 University Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35294 0005, USA
    BMC Physiol 12:12. 2012
  2. pmc Lipoprotein receptor-related protein 1 regulates collagen 1 expression, proteolysis, and migration in human pleural mesothelial cells
    Torry A Tucker
    The Texas Lung Injury Institute, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler, 11937 US Highway 271, Biomedical Research Building, Lab C 5, Tyler, TX 75708, USA
    Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 46:196-206. 2012
  3. pmc The urokinase receptor supports tumorigenesis of human malignant pleural mesothelioma cells
    Torry A Tucker
    The Texas Lung Injury Institute, University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler, 11937 US Hwy 271, Biomedical Research Building, Lab C 5, Tyler, TX 75708, USA
    Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 42:685-96. 2010
  4. pmc Intrapleural adenoviral delivery of human plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 exacerbates tetracycline-induced pleural injury in rabbits
    Sophia Karandashova
    Texas Lung Injury Institute, University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler, Tyler, TX 75708, USA
    Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 48:44-52. 2013
  5. pmc Endothelial cell protein C receptor opposes mesothelioma growth driven by tissue factor
    Shiva Keshava
    Department of Cellular and Molecular Biology, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler, Tyler, Texas 75708, USA
    Cancer Res 73:3963-73. 2013
  6. pmc Tissue factor pathway inhibitor attenuates the progression of malignant pleural mesothelioma in nude mice
    Laterrica Williams
    Texas Lung Injury Institute, University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler, 11937 US Highway 271, Biomedical Research Building, Laboratory C 5, Tyler, TX 75708, USA
    Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 46:173-9. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Purinergic signaling underlies CFTR control of human airway epithelial cell volume
    Gavin M Braunstein
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0005, USA
    J Cyst Fibros 3:99-117. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Transient transfection of polarized epithelial monolayers with CFTR and reporter genes using efficacious lipids
    Torry A Tucker
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294, USA
    Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 284:C791-804. 2003
  9. pmc Epithelial cells as immune effector cells: the role of CD40
    Kari Dugger
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL 35294 0005, USA
    Semin Immunol 21:289-92. 2009
  10. pmc CD40 ligation decreases its protein half-life at the cell surface
    Torry A Tucker
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0005, USA
    Eur J Immunol 38:864-9. 2008

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Publications10

  1. pmc The ΔF508-CFTR mutation inhibits wild-type CFTR processing and function when co-expressed in human airway epithelia and in mouse nasal mucosa
    Torry A Tucker
    Department of Cell Developmental, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1918 University Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35294 0005, USA
    BMC Physiol 12:12. 2012
    ..Wild-type (WT) CFTR introduction and replacement is also of particular interest. Such therapies may be complicated by possible CFTR self-assembly into an oligomer or multimer...
  2. pmc Lipoprotein receptor-related protein 1 regulates collagen 1 expression, proteolysis, and migration in human pleural mesothelial cells
    Torry A Tucker
    The Texas Lung Injury Institute, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler, 11937 US Highway 271, Biomedical Research Building, Lab C 5, Tyler, TX 75708, USA
    Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 46:196-206. 2012
    ..These studies indicate that TNF-α and IL-1β regulate LRP-1 in PMCs and that LRP-1 thereby contributes to a range of pathophysiologically relevant responses of these cells...
  3. pmc The urokinase receptor supports tumorigenesis of human malignant pleural mesothelioma cells
    Torry A Tucker
    The Texas Lung Injury Institute, University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler, 11937 US Hwy 271, Biomedical Research Building, Lab C 5, Tyler, TX 75708, USA
    Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 42:685-96. 2010
    ....
  4. pmc Intrapleural adenoviral delivery of human plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 exacerbates tetracycline-induced pleural injury in rabbits
    Sophia Karandashova
    Texas Lung Injury Institute, University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler, Tyler, TX 75708, USA
    Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 48:44-52. 2013
    ..Therefore, active PAI-1 in PFs affects the outcome of IPFT, and may be both a biomarker of pleural injury and a molecular target for its treatment...
  5. pmc Endothelial cell protein C receptor opposes mesothelioma growth driven by tissue factor
    Shiva Keshava
    Department of Cellular and Molecular Biology, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler, Tyler, Texas 75708, USA
    Cancer Res 73:3963-73. 2013
    ..Overall, our results enlighten the mechanism by which tissue factor promotes tumor growth through PAR1, and they show how EPCR can attenuate the growth of tissue factor-expressing tumor cells...
  6. pmc Tissue factor pathway inhibitor attenuates the progression of malignant pleural mesothelioma in nude mice
    Laterrica Williams
    Texas Lung Injury Institute, University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler, 11937 US Highway 271, Biomedical Research Building, Laboratory C 5, Tyler, TX 75708, USA
    Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 46:173-9. 2012
    ..These observations suggest that the interactions of TF and TFPI represent a novel therapeutic target in the treatment of MPM...
  7. ncbi request reprint Purinergic signaling underlies CFTR control of human airway epithelial cell volume
    Gavin M Braunstein
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0005, USA
    J Cyst Fibros 3:99-117. 2004
    ..As such, we hypothesized that dysregulation of many critical ion channels and transporters may cause defects in human airway epithelial cell volume regulation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Transient transfection of polarized epithelial monolayers with CFTR and reporter genes using efficacious lipids
    Torry A Tucker
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294, USA
    Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 284:C791-804. 2003
    ..Transient transfection of epithelial monolayers provides a powerful system in which to express the cDNA of any epithelium-specific protein transiently in a native polarized epithelium to study protein function...
  9. pmc Epithelial cells as immune effector cells: the role of CD40
    Kari Dugger
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL 35294 0005, USA
    Semin Immunol 21:289-92. 2009
    ..As such, epithelial CD40 has been implicated in the pathogenesis of inflammatory disorders, generation of self-tolerance, and rejection of allografts...
  10. pmc CD40 ligation decreases its protein half-life at the cell surface
    Torry A Tucker
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0005, USA
    Eur J Immunol 38:864-9. 2008
    ..These results suggest that anti-CD40 agonists decrease CD40 surface protein t(1/2) via a mechanism that involves TRAF6 but not TRAF2/3. The therapeutic implications for CD40-mediated tumor regression are discussed...