Alexander Verin

Professor

Alexander Verin

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Medicine: Pulmonary

The Graduate School

Bio

Dr. Verin has completed his Ph.D. from Moscow State University and postdoctoral studies from University of Indiana. Currently he is a Professor at Vascular Biology Center and Pulmonary Division.

  • (706) 721-1531
  • (706) 721-9799
  • CB 3210A

Education

  • Ph.D., Biology/Biological Sciences, G Moscow State University, 1990

  • BS, Biology/Biological Sciences, G Moscow State University, 1982

Awards & Honors

  • Augusta University Certificate of Service in Appreciation and Recognition of 10 years of Continues Service Augusta University, 2017

  • Letter of Appreciation from the Department of Defense for “exemplary” efforts as a scientist reviewer for the year 2017 Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program Department of Defense, 2017

  • Certificate of recognision Conference Series LLC, 2016

  • Certificate of recognition for keynote presentation Conference and Exhibition on Lung & Respiratory Care, 2016

  • Special Recognision Conference and Exhibition on Lung & Respiratory Care, 2016

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • VBIO 8010

    Methods in Cardiovascular Rese
  • VBIO 8020

    New Frontiers in Vasc Bio
  • CURS 2990

    Undergrad Research I

Teaching Interests

He teaching activities include VBI 8020 “Frontiers in Vascular Biology” graduate course and mentoring of PHD and MD students.

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Extracellular adenosine-induced Rac1 activation in pulmonary endothelium: Molecular mechanisms and barrier-protective role., 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Compounds of IL-6 Receptor Complex during Acute Lung Injury., 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Listeriolysin O Causes ENaC Dysfunction in Human Airway Epithelial Cells., 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Differential mechanisms of adenosine- and ATPγS-induced microvascular endothelial barrier strengthening., 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • LPS Induced Acute Lung Injury Involves the NF-κB-mediated Downregulation of SOX18., 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Research interests include mechanisms of pulmonary vascular permeability with focus on the role of cytoskeleton. He has published more than 145 papers in the field of pulmonary/cardiovascular research.

Professional Service

  • American Society of Cell & Molecular Biology 2017 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Vessels Plus 2016 - Present

    Role: Editor, Journal Editor
  • Augusta University - 2018

    Role: Committee Member
  • Department of Defense - 2017

    Role: Reviewer, Grant Proposal
  • Department of Defence - 2017

    Role: Reviewer, Grant Proposal