Barbara A. Corkey, PhD
Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Medicine
Research Implementation Section

PhD, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine



Expertise includes: Metabolic regulation; pancreatic ß-cell metabolism and signal transduction; adipocyte metabolism and metabolic signal transduction; mitochondrial metabolism; cellular imaging of cations; reactive oxygen species; membrane potential and lipids; branched chain amino acid metabolism; inborn errors of mitochondrial metabolism; and acyl CoA regulation.

Zoltan Kohn Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Department of Medicine


Section Chief
Boston University School of Medicine
Department of Medicine
Research Implementation Section

Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Department of Biochemistry


Graduate Faculty (Primary Mentor of Grad Students)
Boston University School of Medicine, Division of Graduate Medical Sciences


Boston Medical Center



2007 The Obesity Society: NAASO, New Orleans: George Bray Founders Award


Metabolism, Endocrinology, and Obesity Training Grant
05/15/1998 - 04/30/2008 (Co-PI)
NIH/National Diabetes & Digestive & Kidney Diseases
5 T32 DK07201 28


TCF7L2, ACSL5 and Lipid Mediators in CF-Related Diabetes
10/01/2016 - 09/30/2018 (PI)
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Cystic Fibrosis Fdtn

Boston Obesity Center (CCRC/Epid/Tc)
05/20/2003 - 03/31/2018 (PI)
NIH-NIDDK
4P30 DK046200-24

Boston Obesity Ctr(CCRC/Epid/Tc)
05/20/2003 - 03/31/2018 (PI)
NIH-NIDDK
5 P30 DK46200-17

Boston Obesity Center (Pilot)
04/01/2003 - 03/31/2018 (PI)
NIH-NIDDK
4P30 DK046200-24

Boston Obesity Center (Pilot)
04/01/2003 - 03/31/2018 (PI)
NIH-NIDDK
5 P30 DK46200-17

Boston Obesity Center (Ac)
04/01/2003 - 03/31/2018 (PI)
NIH-NIDDK
4P30 DK046200-24

Boston Obesity Center (Ac)
04/01/2003 - 03/31/2018 (PI)
NIH-NIDDK
5 P30 DK46200-17

Boston Obesity Center (Administrative Core)
04/01/2003 - 03/31/2018 (PI)
NIH-NIDDK
4P30 DK046200-24

Boston Obesity Center (Administrative Core)
04/01/2003 - 03/31/2018 (PI)
NIH-NIDDK
5 P30 DK46200-17

Effects of Bendavia in human islets
12/15/2015 - 12/14/2017 (PI)
Stealth Biotherapeutics Corp.

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Yr Title Project-Sub Proj Pubs
2017 Mitochondrial regulation of energy efficiency 7R01DK099618-04 1
2017 Boston Nutrition Obesity Research Center 5P30DK046200-25 631
2016 Mitochondrial regulation of energy efficiency 5R01DK099618-03 1
2015 Mitochondrial regulation of energy efficiency 5R01DK099618-02 1
2015 Mitochondrial dynamics in beta cell function and dysfunction 5R01DK074778-10 38
2015 Metabolic Signal Transduction in Adipocytes 5R01DK056690-15 38
2014 Mitochondrial regulation of energy efficiency 1R01DK099618-01A1 1
2014 Mitochondrial dynamics in beta cell function and dysfunction 5R01DK074778-09 38
2014 Metabolic Signal Transduction in Adipocytes 5R01DK056690-14 38
2013 Mitochondrial dynamics in beta cell function and dysfunction 5R01DK074778-08 38
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Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.

  1. Corkey BE. Diabetes: have we got it all wrong? Insulin hypersecretion and food additives: cause of obesity and diabetes? Diabetes Care. 2012 Dec; 35(12):2432-7. PMID: 23173132; PMCID: PMC3507569; DOI: 10.2337/dc12-0825;.
  2. Corkey BE, Shirihai O. Metabolic master regulators: sharing information among multiple systems. Trends Endocrinol Metab. 2012 Dec; 23(12):594-601.View Related Profiles. PMID: 22939743; PMCID: PMC3502692; DOI: 10.1016/j.tem.2012.07.006;.
  3. Saadeh M, Ferrante TC, Kane A, Shirihai O, Corkey BE, Deeney JT. Reactive oxygen species stimulate insulin secretion in rat pancreatic islets: studies using mono-oleoyl-glycerol. PLoS One. 2012; 7(1):e30200.View Related Profiles. PMID: 22272304; PMCID: PMC3260220; DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0030200;.
  4. Corkey BE. Banting lecture 2011: hyperinsulinemia: cause or consequence? Diabetes. 2012 Jan; 61(1):4-13. PMID: 22187369; PMCID: PMC3237642; DOI: 10.2337/db11-1483;.
  5. Haller JF, Krawczyk SA, Gostilovitch L, Corkey BE, Zoeller RA. Glucose-6-phosphate isomerase deficiency results in mTOR activation, failed translocation of lipin 1a to the nucleus and hypersensitivity to glucose: Implications for the inherited glycolytic disease. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2011 Nov; 1812(11):1393-402.View Related Profiles. PMID: 21787864; PMCID: PMC3185221; DOI: 10.1016/j.bbadis.2011.07.007;.
  6. Zhong J, Krawczyk SA, Chaerkady R, Huang H, Goel R, Bader JS, Wong GW, Corkey BE, Pandey A. Temporal profiling of the secretome during adipogenesis in humans. J Proteome Res. 2010 Oct 1; 9(10):5228-38. PMID: 20707391; PMCID: PMC2948433; DOI: 10.1021/pr100521c;.
  7. Wang T, Si Y, Shirihai OS, Si H, Schultz V, Corkey RF, Hu L, Deeney JT, Guo W, Corkey BE. Respiration in adipocytes is inhibited by reactive oxygen species. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2010 Aug; 18(8):1493-502.View Related Profiles. PMID: 20035277; DOI: 10.1038/oby.2009.456;.
  8. Getty-Kaushik L, Richard AM, Deeney JT, Krawczyk S, Shirihai O, Corkey BE. The CB1 antagonist rimonabant decreases insulin hypersecretion in rat pancreatic islets. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2009 Oct; 17(10):1856-60.View Related Profiles. PMID: 19644453; PMCID: PMC3808997; DOI: 10.1038/oby.2009.234;.
  9. Molina AJ, Wikstrom JD, Stiles L, Las G, Mohamed H, Elorza A, Walzer G, Twig G, Katz S, Corkey BE, Shirihai OS. Mitochondrial networking protects beta-cells from nutrient-induced apoptosis. Diabetes. 2009 Oct; 58(10):2303-15.View Related Profiles. PMID: 19581419; PMCID: PMC2750232; DOI: 10.2337/db07-1781;.
  10. Pi J, Zhang Q, Fu J, Woods CG, Hou Y, Corkey BE, Collins S, Andersen ME. ROS signaling, oxidative stress and Nrf2 in pancreatic beta-cell function. Toxicol Appl Pharmacol. 2010 Apr 1; 244(1):77-83. PMID: 19501608; PMCID: PMC2837798; DOI: 10.1016/j.taap.2009.05.025;.
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Bar chart showing 130 publications over 27 distinct years, with a maximum of 11 publications in 1996 and 2007

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