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Andrzej T. Slominski

Department of Pathology

University of Tennessee Health Science Center



United States of America


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  • Department of Pathology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America. 2000 - 2009


  1. Sequential metabolism of 7-dehydrocholesterol to steroidal 5,7-dienes in adrenal glands and its biological implication in the skin. Slominski, A.T., Zmijewski, M.A., Semak, I., Sweatman, T., Janjetovic, Z., Li, W., Zjawiony, J.K., Tuckey, R.C. PLoS. ONE (2009) [Pubmed]
  2. Are suberythemal doses of ultraviolet B good for your skin? Slominski, A. Pigment. Cell. Melanoma. Res (2009) [Pubmed]
  3. Inhibitors of melanogenesis increase toxicity of cyclophosphamide and lymphocytes against melanoma cells. Slominski, A., Zbytek, B., Slominski, R. Int. J. Cancer (2009) [Pubmed]
  4. Neuroendocrine activity of the melanocyte. Slominski, A. Exp. Dermatol. (2009) [Pubmed]
  5. Melatonin in the skin: synthesis, metabolism and functions. Slominski, A., Tobin, D.J., Zmijewski, M.A., Wortsman, J., Paus, R. Trends Endocrinol. Metab. (2008) [Pubmed]
  6. Differential expression of HPA axis homolog in the skin. Slominski, A., Wortsman, J., Tuckey, R.C., Paus, R. Mol. Cell. Endocrinol. (2007) [Pubmed]
  7. Molecular cloning and initial characterization of African green monkey (Cercopithecus aethiops) corticotropin releasing factor receptor type 1 (CRF1) from COS-7 cells. Slominski, A.T., Zmijewski, M.A., Pisarchik, A., Wortsman, J. Gene (2007) [Pubmed]
  8. A nervous breakdown in the skin: stress and the epidermal barrier. Slominski, A. J. Clin. Invest. (2007) [Pubmed]
  9. CRH functions as a growth factor/cytokine in the skin. Slominski, A., Zbytek, B., Pisarchik, A., Slominski, R.M., Zmijewski, M.A., Wortsman, J. J. Cell. Physiol. (2006) [Pubmed]
  10. Corticotropin releasing hormone and the skin. Slominski, A., Zbytek, B., Zmijewski, M., Slominski, R.M., Kauser, S., Wortsman, J., Tobin, D.J. Front. Biosci. (2006) [Pubmed]
  11. An alternative pathway of vitamin D metabolism. Cytochrome P450scc (CYP11A1)-mediated conversion to 20-hydroxyvitamin D2 and 17,20-dihydroxyvitamin D2. Slominski, A., Semak, I., Wortsman, J., Zjawiony, J., Li, W., Zbytek, B., Tuckey, R.C. FEBS J. (2006) [Pubmed]
  12. CRH stimulation of corticosteroids production in melanocytes is mediated by ACTH. Slominski, A., Zbytek, B., Szczesniewski, A., Semak, I., Kaminski, J., Sweatman, T., Wortsman, J. Am. J. Physiol. Endocrinol. Metab. (2005) [Pubmed]
  13. Hair follicle pigmentation. Slominski, A., Wortsman, J., Plonka, P.M., Schallreuter, K.U., Paus, R., Tobin, D.J. J. Invest. Dermatol. (2005) [Pubmed]
  14. The cutaneous serotoninergic/melatoninergic system: securing a place under the sun. Slominski, A., Wortsman, J., Tobin, D.J. FASEB J. (2005) [Pubmed]
  15. CRH stimulates POMC activity and corticosterone production in dermal fibroblasts. Slominski, A., Zbytek, B., Semak, I., Sweatman, T., Wortsman, J. J. Neuroimmunol. (2005) [Pubmed]
  16. The cytochrome P450scc system opens an alternate pathway of vitamin D3 metabolism. Slominski, A., Semak, I., Zjawiony, J., Wortsman, J., Li, W., Szczesniewski, A., Tuckey, R.C. FEBS J. (2005) [Pubmed]
  17. Enzymatic metabolism of ergosterol by cytochrome p450scc to biologically active 17alpha,24-dihydroxyergosterol. Slominski, A., Semak, I., Zjawiony, J., Wortsman, J., Gandy, M.N., Li, J., Zbytek, B., Li, W., Tuckey, R.C. Chem. Biol. (2005) [Pubmed]
  18. Neuroendocrine system of the skin. Slominski, A. Dermatology. (Basel) (2005) [Pubmed]
  19. On the role of melatonin in skin physiology and pathology. Slominski, A., Fischer, T.W., Zmijewski, M.A., Wortsman, J., Semak, I., Zbytek, B., Slominski, R.M., Tobin, D.J. Endocrine (2005) [Pubmed]
  20. Differential expression of a cutaneous corticotropin-releasing hormone system. Slominski, A., Pisarchik, A., Tobin, D.J., Mazurkiewicz, J.E., Wortsman, J. Endocrinology (2004) [Pubmed]
  21. Melanin pigmentation in mammalian skin and its hormonal regulation. Slominski, A., Tobin, D.J., Shibahara, S., Wortsman, J. Physiol. Rev. (2004) [Pubmed]
  22. Expression of genes coding melatonin and serotonin receptors in rodent skin. Slominski, A., Pisarchik, A., Wortsman, J. Biochim. Biophys. Acta (2004) [Pubmed]
  23. A novel pathway for sequential transformation of 7-dehydrocholesterol and expression of the P450scc system in mammalian skin. Slominski, A., Zjawiony, J., Wortsman, J., Semak, I., Stewart, J., Pisarchik, A., Sweatman, T., Marcos, J., Dunbar, C., C Tuckey, R. Eur. J. Biochem. (2004) [Pubmed]
  24. Self-regulated endocrine systems in the skin. Slominski, A., Wortsman, J. Minerva Endocrinol. (2003) [Pubmed]
  25. Functional activity of serotoninergic and melatoninergic systems expressed in the skin. Slominski, A., Pisarchik, A., Zbytek, B., Tobin, D.J., Kauser, S., Wortsman, J. J. Cell. Physiol. (2003) [Pubmed]
  26. Tryptophan hydroxylase expression in human skin cells. Slominski, A., Pisarchik, A., Johansson, O., Jing, C., Semak, I., Slugocki, G., Wortsman, J. Biochim. Biophys. Acta (2003) [Pubmed]
  27. Conversion of L-tryptophan to serotonin and melatonin in human melanoma cells. Slominski, A., Semak, I., Pisarchik, A., Sweatman, T., Szczesniewski, A., Wortsman, J. FEBS Lett. (2002) [Pubmed]
  28. Gas chromatography/mass spectrometry characterization of corticosteroid metabolism in human immortalized keratinocytes. Slominski, A., Wortsman, J., Foecking, M.F., Shackleton, C., Gomez-Sanchez, C., Szczesniewski, A. J. Invest. Dermatol. (2002) [Pubmed]
  29. Serotoninergic and melatoninergic systems are fully expressed in human skin. Slominski, A., Pisarchik, A., Semak, I., Sweatman, T., Wortsman, J., Szczesniewski, A., Slugocki, G., McNulty, J., Kauser, S., Tobin, D.J., Jing, C., Johansson, O. FASEB J. (2002) [Pubmed]
  30. Expression of hypothalamic-pituitary-thyroid axis related genes in the human skin. Slominski, A., Wortsman, J., Kohn, L., Ain, K.B., Venkataraman, G.M., Pisarchik, A., Chung, J.H., Giuliani, C., Thornton, M., Slugocki, G., Tobin, D.J. J. Invest. Dermatol. (2002) [Pubmed]
  31. Cutaneous expression of corticotropin-releasing hormone (CRH), urocortin, and CRH receptors. Slominski, A., Wortsman, J., Pisarchik, A., Zbytek, B., Linton, E.A., Mazurkiewicz, J.E., Wei, E.T. FASEB J. (2001) [Pubmed]
  32. Malignant melanoma. Slominski, A., Wortsman, J., Carlson, A.J., Matsuoka, L.Y., Balch, C.M., Mihm, M.C. Arch. Pathol. Lab. Med. (2001) [Pubmed]
  33. Neuroendocrinology of the skin. Slominski, A., Wortsman, J. Endocr. Rev. (2000) [Pubmed]
  34. Liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry detection of corticotropin-releasing hormone and proopiomelanocortin-derived peptides in human skin. Slominski, A., Szczesniewski, A., Wortsman, J. J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. (2000) [Pubmed]
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