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Keith S. Elmslie, Ph.D.

 

Professor
Department of Pharmacology

 

Email:
kelmslie@atsu.edu
Tel:
660-626-2384
Fax:
660-626-2728
Address: A.T. Still University of Health Sciences
Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine
800 W. Jefferson St.
Kirksville, MO  63501
 
Education:

Postdoctoral Fellow: Case Western Reserve University, 1991

 

Ph.D.: (Biology) State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1988

 

M.S.: (Biology) University of Utah, 1983

 

B.S.: (Biology & Chemistry) Westminster College, 1980

 

Research Interests:

1. Determinants of ω-conotoxin binding to the N-type calcium channel.
2. Molecular determinants of calcium channel gating.
3. Effects of ceramide on ion channel gating.
4. Cerebrospinal fluid proteins as markers for neuropathic pain.
5. Determining the effect of intravenous anesthetics on L-type calcium channels in human atrial myocytes.
6. Identification of novel tri-substituted purines that specifically affect ion channel gating.
7. Mechanisms controlling excitability of the exercise pressor reflex.
 
List of Publications
 
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