Scott A Boitano

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wyoming
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sequence-specific antibodies to connexins block intercellular calcium signaling through gap junctions
    S Boitano
    Department of Zoology and Physiology, University of Wyoming, Laramie 82071 3166, USA
    Cell Calcium 23:1-9. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Connexin mimetic peptides reversibly inhibit Ca(2+) signaling through gap junctions in airway cells
    S Boitano
    Department of Zoology and Physiology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming 82071 3166, USA
    Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 279:L623-30. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Culturing alveolar type I, alveolar type II, and mixed cell populations by altering the extracellular matrix promotes changes in intercellular signaling mechanisms
    Scott Boitano
    Department of Zollogy, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY 82071 3166, USA
    Chest 121:35S-36S. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Heterocellular cultures of pulmonary alveolar epithelial cells grown on laminin-5 supplemented matrix
    Brant E Isakson
    Department of Zoology and Physiology, University of Wyoming, 16th and Gibbon Streets, Laramie 82071 3166, USA
    In Vitro Cell Dev Biol Anim 38:443-9. 2002
  5. pmc Functional BvgAS virulence control system in Bordetella bronchiseptica is necessary for induction of Ca2+ transients in ciliated tracheal epithelial cells
    Nathan A Groathouse
    Department of Zoology and Physiology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming 82701, USA
    Infect Immun 71:7208-10. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Intestinal barrier failure during experimental necrotizing enterocolitis: protective effect of EGF treatment
    Jessica A Clark
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85724 5073, USA
    Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 291:G938-49. 2006

Research Grants

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Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Sequence-specific antibodies to connexins block intercellular calcium signaling through gap junctions
    S Boitano
    Department of Zoology and Physiology, University of Wyoming, Laramie 82071 3166, USA
    Cell Calcium 23:1-9. 1998
    ..These data suggest that mechanically-induced Ca2+ waves in airway cell cultures are propagated through gap junctions made up of connexin 32 proteins...
  2. ncbi request reprint Connexin mimetic peptides reversibly inhibit Ca(2+) signaling through gap junctions in airway cells
    S Boitano
    Department of Zoology and Physiology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming 82071 3166, USA
    Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 279:L623-30. 2000
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  3. ncbi request reprint Culturing alveolar type I, alveolar type II, and mixed cell populations by altering the extracellular matrix promotes changes in intercellular signaling mechanisms
    Scott Boitano
    Department of Zollogy, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY 82071 3166, USA
    Chest 121:35S-36S. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Heterocellular cultures of pulmonary alveolar epithelial cells grown on laminin-5 supplemented matrix
    Brant E Isakson
    Department of Zoology and Physiology, University of Wyoming, 16th and Gibbon Streets, Laramie 82071 3166, USA
    In Vitro Cell Dev Biol Anim 38:443-9. 2002
    ..This culture system, in which a mixed population of phenotypically distinct alveolar epithelial cells are maintained, may facilitate in vitro studies that are more representative of AT1-AT2 cell interactions that occur in vivo...
  5. pmc Functional BvgAS virulence control system in Bordetella bronchiseptica is necessary for induction of Ca2+ transients in ciliated tracheal epithelial cells
    Nathan A Groathouse
    Department of Zoology and Physiology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming 82701, USA
    Infect Immun 71:7208-10. 2003
    ..The described cell system allows for assessment of initial B. bronchiseptica-host cell interactions that can contribute to pathogenicity or to host cell defense...
  6. ncbi request reprint Intestinal barrier failure during experimental necrotizing enterocolitis: protective effect of EGF treatment
    Jessica A Clark
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85724 5073, USA
    Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 291:G938-49. 2006
    ..EGF treatment maintains intestinal integrity at the site of injury by accelerating goblet cell maturation and mucin production and normalizing expression of TJ proteins, leading to improved intestinal barrier function...

Research Grants1

  1. MODELING AIRWAY RESPONSE TO BORDETELLA SP INFECTION
    Scott Boitano; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..A greater understanding of bacterial/host interactions and their resulting physiological significance should lead to better development of prevention therapies and treatment strategies against bacterial invasion. ..