Yuriy Kucheryavykh

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., 2003; St. Petersburg State University, St. Petersburg

Academic Department(s)

Research Area

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

Selected Publications
Quinine enhances the behavioral stimulant effect of cocaine in mice.  Huertas A, Wessinger WD, Kucheryavykh YV, Sanabria P, Eaton MJ, Skatchkov SN, Rojas LV, Maldonado-Martinez G, Inyushin M.  Pharmacol Biochem Behav. 2014 Dec 4. S0091-3057(14)00321-9.
Glioblastoma development in mouse brain: general reduction of OCTs and mislocalization of OCT3 transporter and subsequent uptake of ASP+ substrate to the nuclei. Kucheryavykh LY, Rolon-Reyes K, Kucheryavykh YV, Skatchkov S, Eaton MJ, Sanabria P, Wessinger WD, Inyushin M.  J Nuerosci Neuroeng. 2014 Feb;3(1):3-9. PMID: 25165637 PMCID: 4143131.
Unidirectional Photoreceptor-to-Muller Glia Coupling and Unique K+ Channel Expression in Caiman Retina. Zayas-Santiago A, Agte S, Rivera Y, Benedikt J, Ulbricht E, Karl A, Dávila J, Savvinov A, Kucheryavykh Y, Inyushin M, Cubano LA, Pannicke T, Veh RW, Francke M, Verkhrastsky A, Eaton MJ, Reichenbach A, Skatchkov SN.  PLoS One. 2014 May 15;9(5):e97155. 
Transport Reversal During Heteroexchange: A Kinetic Study. Makarov V, Kucheryavykh L, Kucheryavykh Y, Rivera A, Eaton MJ, Skatchkov SN, Inyushin M.   J Biophys. 2013;2013:683256.  
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.

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

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