Lilia Kucheryavykh

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., 2001; St. Petersburg State Univ., St. Petersburg

Academic Department(s)
Biochemistry

Research Area
Neuroscience

Research Interest
Glial participation in regulation of neuronal signaling and neuronal communication

Selected Publications
Intracellular polyamines enhance astrocytic coupling. Benedikt J, Inyushin M, Kucheryavykh YV, Rivera Y, Kucheryavykh LY, Nichols CG, Eaton MJ, Skatchkov SN. Neuroreport. 2012 Dec 5;23(17):1021-5.

Visualization of implanted GL261 glioma cells in living mouse brain slices using fluorescent 4-(4-(dimethylamino)-styryl)-N-methylpyridinium iodide (ASP+).  Kucheryavykh LY, Kucheryavykh YV, Rolón-Reyes K, Skatchkov SN, Eaton MJ, Cubano LA, Inyushin M. Biotechniques. 2012 Oct;0(0):1-4.

L-DOPA Uptake in Astrocytic Endfeet Enwrapping Blood Vessels in Rat Brain. Inyushin MY, Huertas A, Kucheryavykh YV, Kucheryavykh LY, Tsydzik V, Sanabria P, Eaton MJ, Skatchkov SN, Rojas LV, Wessinger WD. Parkinsons Dis. 2012;2012:321406.

Potassium channel activity and glutamate uptake are impaired in astrocytes of seizure-susceptible DBA/2 mice.  Inyushin M, Kucheryavykh LY, Kucheryavykh YV, Nichols CG, Buono RJ, Ferraro TN, Skatchkov SN, Eaton MJ.  Epilepsia. 2010 Sep;51(9):1707-13. 

Molecular mechanisms of EAST/SeSAME syndrome mutations in Kir4.1 (KCNJ10). Sala-Rabanal M, Kucheryavykh LY, Skatchkov SN, Eaton MJ, Nichols CG. J Biol Chem. 2010 Nov 12;285(46):36040-8.


Contact Information
Universidad Central del Caribe
P.O. Box 60327
Bayamón, PR 00960-6032

Tel.: (787) 798-3001 x 2100
e-mail: lilia.kucheryavykh@uccaribe.edu