Lucy Vulchanova

Ph.D. 1998

Thesis Title:

ATP-Gated Cation Channels in the Central and Peripheral Nervous System

Current Position:

Assistant Professor, Neuroscience, University of Minnesota

Major Advisor(s):

Robert Elde

Selected Publications:

  • Possenti R, Muccioli G, Petrocchi P, Cero C, Cabassi A, Vulchanova L, Riedl MS, Manieri M, Frontini A, Giordano A, Cinti S, Govoni P, Graiani G, Quaini F, Ghè C, Bresciani E, Bulgarelli I, Torsello A, Locatelli V, Sanghez V, Larsen BD,  Petersen JS, Palanza P, Parmigiani S, Moles A, Levi A, Bartolomucci A. Characterization of a novel peripheral pro-lipolytic mechanism in mice: role of VGF-derived peptide TLQP-21. Biochem J. 2012 Jan 1;441(1):511-22. PubMed PMID: 21880012.
  • L. Vulchanova, D. Schuster, L. Belur, M. S. Riedl, K. M. Podetz-Pedersen, K. F. Kitto, G. L. Wilcox, R. S. McIvor, C. A. Fairbanks. Differential adeno-associated virus mediated gene transfer to sensory neurons following intrathecal delivery by direct lumbar puncture. Mol Pain. 2010 May 28;6:31. PubMed PMID: 20509925; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2900238.
  • M.S. Riedl, P.D. Braun, K.F. Kitto, S.A. Roiko, L.B. Anderson, C.N. Honda, C.A. Fairbanks, L. Vulchanova. Proteomic Analysis Uncovers Novel Actions of the Neurosecretory Protein VGF in Nociceptive Processing. Journal of Neuroscience, 29(42):13377, 2009
  • Seth M, Lamont EA, Janagama HK, Widdel A, Vulchanova L, Stabel JR, Waters WR, Palmer MV, Sreevatsan S. Biomarker discovery in subclinical mycobacterial infections of cattle. PLoS One. 2009;4(5):e5478.
  • L. Vulchanova, M.A. Casey, G.W. Crabb, W. R. Kennedy and D.R. Brown. Anatomical evidence for enteric neuroimmune interactions in Peyer's patches. J. Neuroimmunol., 185(1-2):64-74, 2007.
  • L. Schmidt, Y.H. Xie, L. Vulchanova, M. Lyte and D.R. Brown. Autonomic neurotransmitters modulate immunoglobulin A secretion in porcine colonic mucosa.  J. Neuroimmunol., 185(1-2):20-8, 2007.
  • C. Chen, M. Lyte, M.P. Stevens, L. Vulchanova, D.R. Brown. Mucosally-directed adrenergic nerves and sympathomimetic drugs enhance non-intimate adherence of Escherichia coli O157:H7 to porcine cecum and colon. Eur J Pharmacol, 539(1-2):116-24, 2006.
  • K.A. Hyland, L. Kohrt L, L. Vulchanova , M.P. Murtaugh. Mucosal innate immune response to intragastric infection by Salmonella enterica serovar Choleraesuis. Mol Immunol. 43(11):1890-9, 2006
  • Green, B.T., M. Lyte, C. Chen, Y. Xie, M.A. Casey, A. Kulkarni-Narla, L. Vulchanova and D.R. Brown. Adrenergic modulation of Escherichia coli O157:H7 adherence to the colonic mucosa.  Am. J. Physiol. Gastrointest. Liver Physiol., 287(6):G1238-46, 2004
  • L.S. Stone, L. Vulchanova, M.S. Riedl, F.G. Williams, G.L. Wilcox, R. Elde. Effects of peripheral nerve injury on delta opioid receptor (DOR) immunoreactivity in the rat spinal cord. Neurosci Lett. 361(1-3):208-11, 2004.
Lucy Vulchanova