Robert J. Bridges, Ph.D. 

Professor, Physiology and Biophysics

Chicago Medical School
Building: RLE-3.343
Phone: 847-578-3273
Fax: 847-578-3273
bob.bridges@rosalindfranklin.edu
Publications

Recent Publications


Devor, D. C., Singh, A.K., Lambert, L.C., DeLuca, A., Frizzell, R.A., and Bridges, R.J. (1999). Bicarbonate and chloride secretion in Calu-3 human airway epithelial cells. J. Gen Physiol. 113:743-760.

Schultz, B.D., Singh, A.K., Devor, D.C. and Bridges, R.J. (1999). Pharmacology of CFTR chloride channel activity. Physiological Reviews 79:S109-S144.

Devor, D.C., Bridges, R.J., and Pilewski, J.M. (2000). Pharmacological modulation of ion transport across wild-type and deltaF508-CFTR-expressing human bronchial epithelia. Am. J. Physiol. 279:C461-C479.

Bridges, R.J., Newton, B.B., Pilewski, J.M., Devor, D.C., Poll, C.T., and Hall, R.L. (2001). Na transport in normal and CF human bronchial epithelial cells is inhibited by BAY 39-9437. Am. J. Physiol. 281:L16-L23.

Singh, A.K., Schultz, B.D., van Driessche, W., Bridges, R.J. (2004). Transepithelial fluctuation analysis of chloride secretion. J. Cyst Fibros. Suppl 2:127-132.

Kreindler, J.L., Jackson, A., Kemp, P., Bridges, R.J., Danahay, H. (2004). Inhibition of chloride secretion in human bronchial epithelial cells by cigarette smoke extract. Am. J. Physiol. Lung Cell Mol. Physiol. Epub.

Adebamiro, A., Cheng, Y., Johnson, J.P. and Bridges, R.J. (2005). Endogenous protease activation of ENaC: Effect of serine protease inhibition on ENaC single channel properties. J. Gen. Physiol. 126(4):339-352.

Adebamiro, A., Cheng, Y., Rao, U.S., Danahay, H., and Bridges, R.J. (2007). A segment of g ENaC mediates elastase activation of Na+ transport. J Gen Physiol. 130(6):611-629.

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