Ph.D. Biochemistry 2014, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo NY
B.S. Biomedical Sciences 2009, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo NY
McCarthy RC and Kosman DJ (2014). Iron transport across the blood-brain barrier; development, neurovascular regulation and cerebral amyloid angiopathy. Cell Mol Life Sci. (Paper in press).
McCarthy RC and Kosman DJ (2014). Activation of C6 glioblastoma cell ceruloplasmin expression by neighboring brain endothelia-derived interleukins in an in vitro blood-brain barrier model system. Cell Commun Signal 12(1):65.
McCarthy RC, Park Yun-hee, Kosman DJ (2014). sAPP modulates iron efflux from brain microvascular endothelial cells by stabilizing the ferrous iron exporter ferroportin. EMBO Rep 15(7):809-15.
McCarthy RC and Kosman DJ (2014). Glial cell ceruloplasmin and hepcidin differentially regulate iron efflux from brain microvascular endothelial cells. PLoS ONE 9(2): e89003.
McCarthy RC and Kosman DJ (2013). Ferroportin and exocytoplasmic ferroxidase activity are required for brain microvascular endothelial cell iron efflux. J Biol Chem 288, 17932-17940.
McCarthy RC and Kosman DJ (2012). Mechanistic analysis of iron accumulation by endothelial cells of the BBB. Biometals 25(4):665-75.
Ziegler L, Turzulli A, Gaur R, McCarthy R, Kosman DJ (2011). Functional characterization of the ferroxidase, permease high-affinity iron transport complex from Candida albicans. Mol Microbiol 81(2):473-85.