Ferdinand Urthaler, MD


Professor of Medicine and Physiology & Biophysics
Chair of UAB’s Institutional Review Board for Human Use (IRB)

Contact Information Zeigler Research Building, Room 538
703 19th Street South
Birmingham, Alabama 35294-0007
Office Phone: (205) 934-4622
Office Fax: (205) 975-6237

 


Professional


 

Training

Medical Degree
Univ Zurich, Med Fak, Zurich, Switzerland

 


Research


 

Selected Journal Articles

Wang P, Umeda PK, Sharifov OF, Halloran BA, Tabengwa E, Grenett HE, Urthaler F, Wolkowicz PE. Evidence that 2-aminoethoxydiphenyl borate provokes fibrillation in perfused rat hearts via voltage-independent calcium channels. Eur J Pharmacol. 2012 Feb 15. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 22366212


Wolkowicz PE, Huang J, Umeda PK, Sharifov OF, Tabengwa E, Halloran BA, Urthaler F, Grenett HE. Pharmacological evidence for Orai channel activation as a source of cardiac abnormal automaticity. Eur J Pharmacol. 2011 Oct 1;668(1-2):208-16. Epub 2011 Jul 5.
PMID: 21745466


Wolkowicz PE, Grenett HE, Huang J, Wu HC, Ku DD, Urthaler F. A pharmacological model for calcium overload-induced tachycardia in isolated rat left atria. Eur J Pharmacol. 2007 Dec 8;576(1-3):122-31. Epub 2007 Aug 14.
PMID: 17803989


Wolkowicz PE, Wu HC, Urthaler F, Ku DD. 2-APB induces instability in rat left atrial mechanical activity. J Cardiovasc Pharmacol. 2007 May;49(5):325-35.
PMID: 17513952


Wolkowicz PE, Ku DD, Grenett HE, Urthaler F. Occupation of the prostaglandin E2-type 1 receptor increases rat atrial contractility via a Y-27632-sensitive pathway. Prostaglandins Other Lipid Mediat. 2002 Sep;70(1-2):91-105.
PMID: 12428681


PubMed Listings

Ferdinand Urthaler, MD

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