Amity Eaton

Amity Eaton

Appointment
: Department of Medicine

Contact Information:
University of Pittsburgh
Renal/Electrolyte Division
982 Scaife Hall
3550 Terrace Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15261

Telephone: 412-383-8892
Fax: 412-383-8955/8956
E-mail: afe6@pitt.edu

Education and Training:

Undergraduate:
B.A., Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 2005-2009.

Graduate:
University of Pittsburgh, Interdisciplinary Biomedical Graduate Program, Cell Biology and Molecular Physiology, 2014 - present
Enter the name for this tabbed section: Primary Research Articles
Downs CA, Trac DQ, Kreiner LH, Eaton AF, Johnson NM, Brown LA, Helms MN. Ethanol alters alveolar fluid balance via Nadph oxidase (NOX) signaling to epithelial sodium channel(ENaC) in the lung. PLoS.One. 2013;8(1):e54750. PMCID:PMC3558518

Takemura Y, Helms MN, Eaton AF, Self J, Ramosevac S, Jain L, Bao HF, Eaton DC. Cholinergic regulation of epithelial sodium channels in rat alveolar type 2 epithelial cells. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 2013 Mar 15;304(6):L428-L437. PMCID:PMC4073932

Bao HF, Thai TL, Yue Q, Ma HP, Eaton AF, Cai H, Klein JD, Sands JM, Eaton DC. ENaC activity is increased in isolated, split-open cortical collecting ducts from protein kinase Calpha knockout mice. Am.J.Physiol Renal Physiol 2014 Feb 1;306(3):F309-F320. PMCID:PMC3920049

Eaton AF, Yue Q, Eaton DC, Bao HF. ENaC activity and expression is decreased in the lungs of protein kinase C-alpha knockout mice. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol.Physiol 2014 Sep 1;307(5):L374-L385. PMCID:PMC4182288

Song X, Liu BC, Lu XY, Yang LL, Zhai YJ, Eaton AF, Thai TL, Eaton DC, Ma HP, Shen BZ. Lovastatin inhibits human B lymphoma cell proliferation by reducing intracellular ROS and TRPC6 expression. Biochim.Biophys.Acta 2014 May;1843(5):894-901. PMCID:PMC4015521.
Enter the name for this tabbed section: Review Articles

Enter the name for this tabbed section: Books and Chapters