Alison M. McDermott - Publications

University of Houston, Houston, TX, United States 

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2018 Qin G, Baidouri H, Glasser A, Raghunathan V, Morris C, Maltseva I, McDermott AM. Development of an in vitro model to study the biological effects of blinking. The Ocular Surface. PMID 29309844 DOI: 10.1016/j.jtos.2017.12.002  0.44
2017 Qin G, Zhu Z, Li S, McDermott AM, Cai C. Development of ciprofloxacin-loaded contact lenses using fluorous chemistry. Biomaterials. 124: 55-64. PMID 28188995 DOI: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2017.01.046  0.44
2016 Reins RY, Mesmar F, Williams C, McDermott AM. Vitamin D Induces Global Gene Transcription in Human Corneal Epithelial Cells: Implications for Corneal Inflammation. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. 57: 2689-2698. PMID 27196318 DOI: 10.1167/iovs.16-19237  0.64
2015 Reins RY, Baidouri H, McDermott AM. Vitamin D Activation and Function in Human Corneal Epithelial Cells During TLR-Induced Inflammation. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. 56: 7715-27. PMID 26641549 DOI: 10.1167/iovs.15-17768  0.64
2015 Qin GT, Lopez A, Santos C, McDermott AM, Cai CZ. Antimicrobial peptide LL-37 on surfaces presenting carboxylate anions. Biomaterials Science. 3: 771-8. PMID 26222596 DOI: 10.1039/c5bm00055f  0.64
2015 Contreras-Caceres R, Santos CM, Li S, Kumar A, Zhu Z, Kolar SS, Casado-Rodriguez MA, Huang Y, McDermott A, Lopez-Romero JM, Cai C. Modification of fluorous substrates with oligo(ethylene glycol) via "click" chemistry for long-term resistance of cell adhesion. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science. 458: 112-118. PMID 26210101 DOI: 10.1016/j.jcis.2015.07.033  0.64
2015 Kolar SS, Manarang JC, Burns AR, Miller WL, McDermott AM, Bergmanson JP. Contact lens care solution killing efficacy against Acanthamoeba castellanii by in vitro testing and live-imaging. Contact Lens & Anterior Eye : the Journal of the British Contact Lens Association. PMID 26208952 DOI: 10.1016/j.clae.2015.06.006  0.64
2015 Mangoni ML, Luca V, McDermott AM. Fighting microbial infections: A lesson from amphibian skin-derived esculentin-1 peptides. Peptides. 71: 286-95. PMID 25959536 DOI: 10.1016/j.peptides.2015.04.018  0.64
2015 Redfern RL, Barabino S, Baxter J, Lema C, McDermott AM. Dry eye modulates the expression of toll-like receptors on the ocular surface. Experimental Eye Research. 134: 80-9. PMID 25817729 DOI: 10.1016/j.exer.2015.03.018  0.64
2015 Reins RY, McDermott AM. Vitamin D: Implications for ocular disease and therapeutic potential. Experimental Eye Research. 134: 101-10. PMID 25724179 DOI: 10.1016/j.exer.2015.02.019  0.64
2015 Kolar SS, Luca V, Baidouri H, Mannino G, McDermott AM, Mangoni ML. Esculentin-1a(1-21)NH2: a frog skin-derived peptide for microbial keratitis. Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences : Cmls. 72: 617-27. PMID 25086859 DOI: 10.1007/s00018-014-1694-0  0.64
2014 Boochoon KS, Manarang JC, Davis JT, McDermott AM, Foster WJ. The influence of substrate elastic modulus on retinal pigment epithelial cell phagocytosis. Journal of Biomechanics. 47: 3237-40. PMID 25016484 DOI: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2014.06.021  0.64
2013 Santos CM, Kumar A, Kolar SS, Contreras-Caceres R, McDermott A, Cai C. Immobilization of antimicrobial peptide IG-25 onto fluoropolymers via fluorous interactions and click chemistry Acs Applied Materials and Interfaces. 5: 12789-12793. PMID 24266746 DOI: 10.1021/am404591n  0.64
2013 Efron N, Jones L, Bron AJ, Knop E, Arita R, Barabino S, McDermott AM, Villani E, Willcox MD, Markoulli M. The TFOS International Workshop on Contact Lens Discomfort: report of the contact lens interactions with the ocular surface and adnexa subcommittee. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. 54: TFOS98-TFOS122. PMID 24058133 DOI: 10.1167/iovs.13-13187  0.64
2013 McDermott AM. Antimicrobial compounds in tears. Experimental Eye Research. 117: 53-61. PMID 23880529 DOI: 10.1016/j.exer.2013.07.014  0.64
2013 Kolar SS, Baidouri H, Hanlon S, McDermott AM. Protective role of murine β-defensins 3 and 4 and cathelin-related antimicrobial peptide in Fusarium solani keratitis. Infection and Immunity. 81: 2669-77. PMID 23670560 DOI: 10.1128/IAI.00179-13  0.64
2013 Narayanan S, Redfern RL, Miller WL, Nichols KK, McDermott AM. Dry eye disease and microbial keratitis: is there a connection? The Ocular Surface. 11: 75-92. PMID 23583043 DOI: 10.1016/j.jtos.2012.12.002  0.64
2013 Redfern RL, Patel N, Hanlon S, Farley W, Gondo M, Pflugfelder SC, McDermott AM. Toll-like receptor expression and activation in mice with experimental dry eye. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. 54: 1554-63. PMID 23372055 DOI: 10.1167/iovs.12-10739  0.64
2012 McDermott AM. New insight into dry eye inflammation. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. 53: 8264. PMID 23248237 DOI: 10.1167/iovs.12-11386  0.64
2012 Rogers A, Smith MJ, Doolan P, Clarke C, Clynes M, Murphy JF, McDermott A, Swan N, Crotty P, Ridgway PF, Conlon KC. Invasive markers identified by gene expression profiling in pancreatic cancer Pancreatology. 12: 130-140. PMID 22487523 DOI: 10.1016/j.pan.2011.12.011  0.64
2011 Kolar SS, McDermott AM. Role of host-defence peptides in eye diseases. Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences : Cmls. 68: 2201-13. PMID 21584809 DOI: 10.1007/s00018-011-0713-7  0.64
2011 Li Y, Santos CM, Kumar A, Zhao M, Lopez AI, Qin G, McDermott AM, Cai C. "Click" immobilization on alkylated silicon substrates: model for the study of surface bound antimicrobial peptides. Chemistry (Weinheim An Der Bergstrasse, Germany). 17: 2656-65. PMID 21264959 DOI: 10.1002/chem.201001533  0.64
2011 Kumar A, Kolar SS, Zao M, McDermott AM, Cai C. Localization of antimicrobial peptides on polymerized liposomes leading to their enhanced efficacy against Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Molecular Biosystems. 7: 711-3. PMID 21229178 DOI: 10.1039/c0mb00207k  0.64
2011 Redfern RL, Reins RY, McDermott AM. Toll-like receptor activation modulates antimicrobial peptide expression by ocular surface cells. Experimental Eye Research. 92: 209-20. PMID 21195713 DOI: 10.1016/j.exer.2010.12.005  0.64
2010 Redfern RL, McDermott AM. Toll-like receptors in ocular surface disease. Experimental Eye Research. 90: 679-87. PMID 20346359 DOI: 10.1016/j.exer.2010.03.012  0.64
2009 Lopez AI, Reins RY, McDermott AM, Trautner BW, Cai C. Antibacterial activity and cytotoxicity of PEGylated poly(amidoamine) dendrimers. Molecular Biosystems. 5: 1148-56. PMID 19756304 DOI: 10.1039/b904746h  0.64
2009 Liu Q, McDermott AM, Miller WL. Elevated nerve growth factor in dry eye associated with established contact lens wear. Eye & Contact Lens. 35: 232-7. PMID 19672199 DOI: 10.1097/ICL.0b013e3181b3e87f  0.64
2009 Pflugfelder SC, Stern ME, Beutler BA, Burns AR, Calonge M, Chodosh J, Dana MR, De Paiva CS, Fleiszig S, Hazlett LD, Huang AJ, Jones DB, Liu YJ, McDermott AM, Mircheff AK, et al. Immunoregulation on the ocular surface: 2nd cullen symposium Ocular Surface. 7: 67-77. PMID 19383275  0.64
2009 Henriksson JT, McDermott AM, Bergmanson JP. Dimensions and morphology of the cornea in three strains of mice. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. 50: 3648-54. PMID 19264894 DOI: 10.1167/iovs.08-2941  0.64
2009 McDermott AM. The role of antimicrobial peptides at the ocular surface. Ophthalmic Research. 41: 60-75. PMID 19122467 DOI: 10.1159/000187622  0.64
2008 Narayanan S, Corrales RM, Farley W, McDermott AM, Pflugfelder SC. Interleukin-1 receptor-1-deficient mice show attenuated production of ocular surface inflammatory cytokines in experimental dry eye. Cornea. 27: 811-7. PMID 18650668 DOI: 10.1097/ICO.0b013e31816bf46c  0.64
2007 Huang LC, Reins RY, Gallo RL, McDermott AM. Cathelicidin-deficient (Cnlp -/- ) mice show increased susceptibility to Pseudomonas aeruginosa keratitis. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. 48: 4498-508. PMID 17898271 DOI: 10.1167/iovs.07-0274  0.64
2007 Huang LC, Jean D, Proske RJ, Reins RY, McDermott AM. Ocular surface expression and in vitro activity of antimicrobial peptides. Current Eye Research. 32: 595-609. PMID 17852183 DOI: 10.1080/02713680701446653  0.64
2007 Huang LC, Redfern RL, Narayanan S, Reins RY, McDermott AM. In vitro activity of human beta-defensin 2 against Pseudomonas aeruginosa in the presence of tear fluid. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 51: 3853-60. PMID 17724155 DOI: 10.1128/AAC.01317-06  0.64
2007 Calabretta MK, Kumar A, McDermott AM, Cai C. Antibacterial activities of poly(amidoamine) dendrimers terminated with amino and poly(ethylene glycol) groups. Biomacromolecules. 8: 1807-11. PMID 17511499 DOI: 10.1021/bm0701088  0.64
2007 McDermott AM. Cationic antimicrobial peptides - A future therapeutic option? | Péptidos catiónicos antimicrobianos. ¿Una futura opción terapéutica? Archivos De La Sociedad Espanola De Oftalmologia. 82: 467-470.  0.64
2006 Narayanan S, Manning J, Proske R, McDermott AM. Effect of hyperosmolality on beta-defensin gene expression by human corneal epithelial cells. Cornea. 25: 1063-8. PMID 17133055 DOI: 10.1097/00006324-200212001-00466  0.64
2006 Pei Y, Reins RY, McDermott AM. Aldehyde dehydrogenase (ALDH) 3A1 expression by the human keratocyte and its repair phenotypes. Experimental Eye Research. 83: 1063-73. PMID 16822507 DOI: 10.1016/j.exer.2006.05.011  0.64
2006 Narayanan S, Miller WL, McDermott AM. Conjunctival cytokine expression in symptomatic moderate dry eye subjects. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. 47: 2445-50. PMID 16723455 DOI: 10.1167/iovs.05-1364  0.64
2006 Huang LC, Petkova TD, Reins RY, Proske RJ, McDermott AM. Multifunctional roles of human cathelicidin (LL-37) at the ocular surface. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. 47: 2369-80. PMID 16723446 DOI: 10.1167/iovs.05-1649  0.64
2006 McDermott AM, Rich D, Cullor J, Mannis MJ, Smith W, Reid T, Murphy CJ. The in vitro activity of selected defensins against an isolate of Pseudomonas in the presence of human tears. The British Journal of Ophthalmology. 90: 609-11. PMID 16622092 DOI: 10.1136/bjo.2005.083428  0.64
2006 McDermott AM. Defensins and defensin-like chemokines at the ocular surface Modern Aspects of Immunobiology. 18: 14-15.  0.64
2005 McDermott AM, Perez V, Huang AJ, Pflugfelder SC, Stern ME, Baudouin C, Beuerman RW, Burns AR, Calder VL, Calonge M, Chodosh J, Coster DJ, Dana R, Hazlett LD, Jones DB, et al. Pathways of corneal and ocular surface inflammation: a perspective from the cullen symposium. The Ocular Surface. 3: S131-8. PMID 17216102  0.64
2005 Gordon YJ, Romanowski EG, McDermott AM. A review of antimicrobial peptides and their therapeutic potential as anti-infective drugs. Current Eye Research. 30: 505-15. PMID 16020284 DOI: 10.1080/02713680590968637  0.64
2005 Gordon YJ, Huang LC, Romanowski EG, Yates KA, Proske RJ, McDermott AM. Human cathelicidin (LL-37), a multifunctional peptide, is expressed by ocular surface epithelia and has potent antibacterial and antiviral activity. Current Eye Research. 30: 385-94. PMID 16020269 DOI: 10.1080/02713680590934111  0.64
2005 Narayanan S, Miller WL, Prager TC, Jackson JA, Leach NE, McDermott AM, Christensen MT, Bergmanson JP. The diagnosis and characteristics of moderate dry eye in non-contact lens wearers. Eye & Contact Lens. 31: 96-104. PMID 15894874 DOI: 10.1097/01.ICL.0000140907.45705.E2  0.64
2005 Narayanan S, Glasser A, Hu YS, McDermott AM. The effect of interleukin-1 on cytokine gene expression by human corneal epithelial cells. Experimental Eye Research. 80: 175-83. PMID 15670796 DOI: 10.1016/j.exer.2004.08.027  0.64
2005 Huang LC, Jean D, McDermott AM. Effect of preservative-free artificial tears on the antimicrobial activity of human beta-defensin-2 and cathelicidin LL-37 in vitro. Eye & Contact Lens. 31: 34-8. PMID 15665670  0.36
2005 Huang LC, Jean D, McDermott AM. Effect of preservative-free artificial tears on the antimicrobial activity of human β-defensin-2 and cathelicidin LL-37 in vitro Eye and Contact Lens. 31: 34-38. DOI: 10.1097/01.ICL.0000146320.64438.8C  0.64
2004 McDermott AM. Defensins and other antimicrobial peptides at the ocular surface. The Ocular Surface. 2: 229-47. PMID 17216098  0.64
2004 Pei Y, Sherry DM, McDermott AM. Thy-1 distinguishes human corneal fibroblasts and myofibroblasts from keratocytes. Experimental Eye Research. 79: 705-12. PMID 15500828 DOI: 10.1016/j.exer.2004.08.002  0.64
2003 Narayanan S, Miller WL, McDermott AM. Expression of human beta-defensins in conjunctival epithelium: relevance to dry eye disease. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. 44: 3795-801. PMID 12939294 DOI: 10.1167/iovs.02-1301  0.64
2003 McDermott AM, Xiao TL, Kern TS, Murphy CJ. Non-enzymatic glycation in corneas from normal and diabetic donors and its effects on epithelial cell attachment in vitro. Optometry (St. Louis, Mo.). 74: 443-52. PMID 12877277  0.64
2003 McDermott AM, Redfern RL, Zhang B, Pei Y, Huang L, Proske RJ. Defensin expression by the cornea: multiple signalling pathways mediate IL-1beta stimulation of hBD-2 expression by human corneal epithelial cells. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. 44: 1859-65. PMID 12714616 DOI: 10.1167/iovs.02-0787  0.64
2001 Murphy CJ, Marfurt CF, McDermott A, Bentley E, Abrams GA, Reid TW, Campbell S. Spontaneous chronic corneal epithelial defects (SCCED) in dogs: Clinical features, innervation, and effect of topical SP, with or without IGF-1 Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 42: 2252-2261. PMID 11527938  0.64
2001 McDermott AM, Redfern RL, Zhang B. Human beta-defensin 2 is up-regulated during re-epithelialization of the cornea. Current Eye Research. 22: 64-7. PMID 11402380 DOI: 10.1076/ceyr.  0.64
2000 McDermott AM, Redfern R, Tran N. Increased expression of antimicrobial peptides in the corneal epithelium during wound healing Optometry and Vision Science. 77: 154. DOI: 10.1097/00006324-200012001-00245  0.64
1998 McDermott AM, Kern TS, Reid TW, Russell P, Murphy CJ. Effect of substance P, insulin-like growth factor-1 and vasoactive intestinal polypeptide on corneal re-epithelialization in galactosemic rats. Current Eye Research. 17: 1143-9. PMID 9872536  0.64
1998 McDermott AM, Kern TS, Murphy CJ. The effect of elevated extracellular glucose on migration, adhesion and proliferation of SV40 transformed human corneal epithelial cells. Current Eye Research. 17: 924-32. PMID 9746440 DOI: 10.1076/ceyr.17.9.924.5133  0.64
1997 McDermott AM, Kern TS, Murphy CJ. Effect of elevated extracellular glucose on adhesion and migration of sv40 transformed human corneal epithelial cells Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 38: S403.  0.64
1996 McDermott AM, Haslam RJ. Chemical cross-linking of pleckstrin in human platelets: evidence for oligomerization of the protein and its dissociation by protein kinase C. The Biochemical Journal. 317: 119-24. PMID 8694752  0.64
1995 Komatsu M, McDermott AM, Gillison SL, Sharp GW. Time course of action of pertussis toxin to block the inhibition of stimulated insulin release by norepinephrine. Endocrinology. 136: 1857-63. PMID 7720630 DOI: 10.1210/endo.136.5.7720630  0.64
1995 Komatsu M, McDermott AM, Sharp GW. Sodium fluoride stimulates exocytosis at a late site of calcium interaction in stimulus-secretion coupling: studies with the RINm5F beta cell line. Molecular Pharmacology. 47: 496-508. PMID 7700248  0.64
1995 McDermott AM, Sharp GW. Noradrenaline induces supersensitivity of adenylyl cyclase in NG108-15 and HT29-18 cells but not in the beta-cell RINm5F. Cellular Signalling. 7: 277-85. PMID 7662513 DOI: 10.1016/0898-6568(94)00086-Q  0.64
1995 McDermott AM, Sharp GW. Gi2 and Gi3 proteins mediate the inhibition of adenylyl cyclase by galanin in the RINm5F cell. Diabetes. 44: 453-9. PMID 7535266  0.64
1993 Komatsu M, McDermott AM, Gillison SL, Sharp GW. Mastoparan stimulates exocytosis at a Ca(2+)-independent late site in stimulus-secretion coupling. Studies with the RINm5F beta-cell line. The Journal of Biological Chemistry. 268: 23297-306. PMID 8226853  0.64
1993 McDermott AM, Sharp GW. Inhibition of insulin secretion: a fail-safe system. Cellular Signalling. 5: 229-34. PMID 7688543 DOI: 10.1016/0898-6568(93)90014-D  0.64
1992 McDermott AM, Dickinson SL, Wilkin GP. Thyrotropin releasing hormone (TRH) and a degradation stabilized analogue (RX77368) stimulate phosphoinositide turnover in cultured astrocytes in a regionally specific manner. Neurochemistry International. 20: 307-13. PMID 1338971 DOI: 10.1016/0197-0186(92)90045-S  0.64
1991 Cholewinski AJ, Stevens G, McDermott AM, Wilkin GP. Identification of B2 bradykinin binding sites on cultured cortical astrocytes. Journal of Neurochemistry. 57: 1456-8. PMID 1895115  0.64
1990 McDermott AM, Wilkin GP, Dickinson SL. Pharmacological and biochemical comparison of thyrotropin releasing hormone (TRH) and di-methyl proline-TRH on pituitary GH3 cells. British Journal of Pharmacology. 101: 615-20. PMID 1963801  0.64
1989 Cholewinski AJ, Reid JC, McDermott AM, Wilkin GP. Purification of astroglial-cell cultures from rat spinal cord: the use of d-valine to inhibit fibroblast growth. Neurochemistry International. 15: 365-9. PMID 20504508 DOI: 10.1016/0197-0186(89)90146-0  0.64
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