Articles Published in Refereed Journals
Baker, SM and Falk, MM., Disruption of Cx43/ZO-1 interaction prevents GJ internalization and vascular endothelial cell permeability in response to inflammatory mediators, manuscript in preparation.
Baker, SM Buckheit III, RW and Falk, MM. Green-to-red photoconvertible fluorescent proteins: tracking cell and protein dynamics on standard wide-field mercury arc-based microscopes., BMC Cell Biology 2010 11:15.
Falk, MM, Baker, SM, Gumpert, A, Segretain, D and Buckheit III, RW, Gap junction turnover is achieved by the release of small endocytic double-membrane vesicles that coincides with channel accrual, Mol. Biol. Cell 20(14) 3342-3352, 2010.
Baker, SM Kim, N, Segretain, D and Falk, MM, Acute internalization of gap junctions in vascular endothelial cells in response to inflammatory mediator-induced G-protein coupled receptor activation, FEBS, Lett. 582(29):4039-46, 2008.
Gumpert, AM, Varco, JS, Baker, SM, Piehl, M and Falk, MM, Double-membrane gap junction internalization requires the clathrin-mediated endocytic machinery. FEBS Lett. 582(19):2887-92, 2008.
Parts of Books
Baker, SM and Falk, MM, Natural Inflammatory mediators thrombin and endothelin modulate gap junction intercellular communication and cell-cell adhesion. NOVA Science Publishers., 2012.
Baker, SM and Falk, MM. (2011) Thrombin-mediated regulation of intracellular communication and cell-to-cell adhesion. Thrombin: Function and Pathophysiology, 1st Ed, ISBN: 978-1-61942-095-3, NOVA Science Publishers.