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Alan S. Verkman

Departments of Medicine and Physiology

Cardiovascular Research Institute

University of California

San Francisco



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  • Departments of Medicine and Physiology, Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of California, San Francisco, USA. 2000 - 2009
  • Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA. 1996 - 2007


  1. Knock-out models reveal new aquaporin functions. Verkman, A.S. Handb. Exp. Pharmacol (2009) [Pubmed]
  2. Role of aquaporins in lung liquid physiology. Verkman, A.S. Respir. Physiol. Neurobiol (2007) [Pubmed]
  3. Aquaporins in endothelia. Verkman, A.S. Kidney Int. (2006) [Pubmed]
  4. Three distinct roles of aquaporin-4 in brain function revealed by knockout mice. Verkman, A.S., Binder, D.K., Bloch, O., Auguste, K., Papadopoulos, M.C. Biochim. Biophys. Acta (2006) [Pubmed]
  5. Roles of aquaporins in kidney revealed by transgenic mice. Verkman, A.S. Semin. Nephrol. (2006) [Pubmed]
  6. CFTR chloride channel drug discovery--inhibitors as antidiarrheals and activators for therapy of cystic fibrosis. Verkman, A.S., Lukacs, G.L., Galietta, L.J. Curr. Pharm. Des. (2006) [Pubmed]
  7. More than just water channels: unexpected cellular roles of aquaporins. Verkman, A.S. J. Cell. Sci. (2005) [Pubmed]
  8. Novel roles of aquaporins revealed by phenotype analysis of knockout mice. Verkman, A.S. Rev. Physiol. Biochem. Pharmacol. (2005) [Pubmed]
  9. Drug discovery in academia. Verkman, A.S. Am. J. Physiol., Cell Physiol. (2004) [Pubmed]
  10. Drug discovery and epithelial physiology. Verkman, A.S. Curr. Opin. Nephrol. Hypertens. (2004) [Pubmed]
  11. Role of airway surface liquid and submucosal glands in cystic fibrosis lung disease. Verkman, A.S., Song, Y., Thiagarajah, J.R. Am. J. Physiol., Cell Physiol. (2003) [Pubmed]
  12. Role of aquaporin water channels in eye function. Verkman, A.S. Exp. Eye Res. (2003) [Pubmed]
  13. Sodium and chloride concentrations, pH, and depth of airway surface liquid in distal airways. Song, Y., Thiagarajah, J., Verkman, A.S. J. Gen. Physiol. (2003) [Pubmed]
  14. Solute and macromolecule diffusion in cellular aqueous compartments. Verkman, A.S. Trends Biochem. Sci. (2002) [Pubmed]
  15. Aquaporin gene delivery to kidney. Verkman, A.S., Yang, B. Kidney Int. (2002) [Pubmed]
  16. Does aquaporin-1 pass gas? An opposing view. Verkman, A.S. J. Physiol. (Lond.) (2002) [Pubmed]
  17. Renal concentrating and diluting function in deficiency of specific aquaporin genes. Verkman, A.S. Exp. Nephrol. (2002) [Pubmed]
  18. Aquaporin water channels and endothelial cell function. Verkman, A.S. J. Anat. (2002) [Pubmed]
  19. Physiological importance of aquaporin water channels. Verkman, A.S. Ann. Med. (2002) [Pubmed]
  20. Structure and function of aquaporin water channels. Verkman, A.S., Mitra, A.K. Am. J. Physiol. Renal Physiol. (2000) [Pubmed]
  21. Aquaporin water channels and lung physiology. Verkman, A.S., Matthay, M.A., Song, Y. Am. J. Physiol. Lung Cell Mol. Physiol. (2000) [Pubmed]
  22. Role of water channels in fluid transport studied by phenotype analysis of aquaporin knockout mice. Verkman, A.S., Yang, B., Song, Y., Manley, G.T., Ma, T. Exp. Physiol. (2000) [Pubmed]
  23. Physiological importance of aquaporins: lessons from knockout mice. Verkman, A.S. Curr. Opin. Nephrol. Hypertens. (2000) [Pubmed]
  24. Lessons on renal physiology from transgenic mice lacking aquaporin water channels. Verkman, A.S. J. Am. Soc. Nephrol. (1999) [Pubmed]
  25. Role of aquaporin water channels in kidney and lung. Verkman, A.S. Am. J. Med. Sci. (1998) [Pubmed]
  26. Water transport across mammalian cell membranes. Verkman, A.S., van Hoek, A.N., Ma, T., Frigeri, A., Skach, W.R., Mitra, A., Tamarappoo, B.K., Farinas, J. Am. J. Physiol. (1996) [Pubmed]
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