Mitchell Aaron Watsky

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  • 3657 Citations
  • 28 h-Index
1985 …2017
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Research Output 1985 2017

  • 3657 Citations
  • 28 h-Index
  • 66 Article
  • 3 Review article
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Comment/debate
2017
7 Citations (Scopus)

A new sensitive LC/MS/MS analysis of Vitamin D metabolites using a click derivatization reagent, 2-nitrosopyridine

Wan, D., Yang, J., Barnych, B., Hwang, S. H., Lee, K. S. S., Cui, Y., Niu, J., Watsky, M. A. & Hammock, B. D., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Lipid Research. 58, 4, p. 798-808 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Metabolites
Vitamin D
Liquid-Liquid Extraction
Solid Phase Extraction
Liquids
2 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of 1,25 and 24,25 Vitamin D on Corneal Epithelial Proliferation, Migration and Vitamin D Metabolizing and Catabolizing Enzymes

Lu, X., Chen, Z., Mylarapu, N. & Watsky, M. A., Dec 1 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 1, 16951.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25-Hydroxyvitamin D3 1-alpha-Hydroxylase
Vitamin D
Epithelial Cells
Calcitriol Receptors
Enzymes
2015
10 Citations (Scopus)

Vitamin D in tear fluid

Lu, X., Elizondo, R. A., Nielsen, R., Christensen, E. I., Yang, J., Hammock, B. D. & Watsky, M. A., Jan 1 2015, In : Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 56, 10, p. 5880-5887 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Low Density Lipoprotein Receptor-Related Protein-2
Lacrimal Apparatus
Tears
Vitamin D
Knockout Mice
2014
7 Citations (Scopus)

Bone turnover in long-term survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia

Watsky, M. A., Carbone, L. D., An, Q., Cheng, C., Lovorn, E. A., Hudson, M. M., Pui, C. H. & Kaste, S. C., Jan 1 2014, In : Pediatric Blood and Cancer. 61, 8, p. 1451-1456 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bone Remodeling
Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
Survivors
Osteocalcin
Bone Density
22 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of vitamin D receptor knockout on Cornea epithelium wound healing and tight junctions

Elizondo, R. A., Yin, Z., Lu, X. & Watsky, M. A., Jul 24 2014, In : Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 55, 8, p. 5245-5251 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Calcitriol Receptors
Tight Junctions
Wound Healing
Cornea
Epithelium
9 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of vitamin D receptor knockout on cornea epithelium gap junctions

Lu, X. & Watsky, M. A., May 6 2014, In : Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 55, 5, p. 2975-2982 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Calcitriol Receptors
Gap Junctions
Cornea
Epithelium
Fluorescence Recovery After Photobleaching
2012
33 Citations (Scopus)

Enhancement of vitamin D metabolites in the eye following vitamin D3 supplementation and UV-B irradiation

Lin, Y., Ubels, J. L., Schotanus, M. P., Yin, Z., Pintea, V., Hammock, B. D. & Watsky, M. A., Oct 1 2012, In : Current Eye Research. 37, 10, p. 871-878 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cholecalciferol
Vitamin D
Vitreous Body
Aqueous Humor
Tears
7 Citations (Scopus)

Lysophospholipids and lysophospholipase D in rabbit aqueous humor following corneal injury

Tokumura, A., Taira, S., Kikuchi, M., Tsutsumi, T., Shimizu, Y. & Watsky, M. A., Mar 1 2012, In : Prostaglandins and Other Lipid Mediators. 97, 3-4, p. 83-89 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lysophospholipids
Aqueous Humor
Lysophosphatidylcholines
Rabbits
Chemical analysis
2011
50 Citations (Scopus)

Vitamin D enhances corneal epithelial barrier function

Yin, Z., Pintea, V., Lin, Y., Hammock, B. D. & Watsky, M. A., Sep 1 2011, In : Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 52, 10, p. 7359-7364 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Calcitriol Receptors
Mixed Function Oxygenases
Vitamin D
Inulin
Occludin
2010
18 Citations (Scopus)

Lysophosphatidic acid-activated Cl- current activity in human systemic sclerosis skin fibroblasts

Yin, Z., Carbone, L. D., Gotoh, M., Postlethwaite, A., Bolen, A. L., Tigyi, G. J., Murakami-murofushi, K. & Watsky, M. A., Dec 1 2010, In : Rheumatology. 49, 12, p. 2290-2297 8 p., keq260.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Systemic Scleroderma
Human Activities
Fibroblasts
Skin
Fibrosis
40 Citations (Scopus)

New insights into the mechanism of fibroblast to myofibroblast transformation and associated pathologies

Watsky, M. A., Weber, K. T., Sun, Y. & Postlethwaite, A., Jan 1 2010, In : International Review of Cell and Molecular Biology. 282, C, p. 165-192 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myofibroblasts
Pathology
Fibroblasts
Tissue
Endothelial cells
17 Citations (Scopus)

Teriparatide is safe and effectively increases bone biomarkers in institutionalized individuals with osteoporosis

Ryder, K. M., Bobo Tanner, S., Carbone, L., Williams, J. E., Taylor, H. M., Bush, A., Pintea, V. & Watsky, M. A., Mar 1 2010, In : Journal of Bone and Mineral Metabolism. 28, 2, p. 233-239 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Teriparatide
Collagen Type I
Osteoporosis
Biomarkers
Bone and Bones
2009
123 Citations (Scopus)

Collagen-phosphorylcholine interpenetrating network hydrogels as corneal substitutes

Liu, W., Deng, C., McLaughlin, C. R., Fagerholm, P., Lagali, N. S., Heyne, B., Scaiano, J. C., Watsky, M. A., Kato, Y., Munger, R., Shinozaki, N., Li, F. & Griffith, M., Mar 1 2009, In : Biomaterials. 30, 8, p. 1551-1559 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrogels
Interpenetrating polymer networks
Phosphorylcholine
Collagen
Swine
92 Citations (Scopus)

Elevated serum levels of arachidonoyl-lysophosphatidic acid and sphingosine 1-phosphate in systemic sclerosis

Tokumura, A., Carbone, L. D., Yoshioka, Y., Morishige, J., Kikuchi, M., Postlethwaite, A. & Watsky, M. A., Jun 5 2009, In : International Journal of Medical Sciences. 6, 4, p. 168-176 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Systemic Scleroderma
Lysophospholipids
Lysophosphatidylcholines
Serum
Blood Platelets
37 Citations (Scopus)

Synthetic neoglycopolymer-recombinant human collagen hybrids as biomimetic crosslinking agents in corneal tissue engineering

Merrett, K., Liu, W., Mitra, D., Camm, K. D., McLaughlin, C. R., Liu, Y., Watsky, M. A., Li, F., Griffith, M. & Fogg, D. E., Oct 1 2009, In : Biomaterials. 30, 29, p. 5403-5408 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biomimetics
Tissue Engineering
Tissue engineering
Collagen
Crosslinking
3 Citations (Scopus)

Tissue engineered models for in vitro studies

McLaughlin, C. R., Osborne, R., Hyatt, A., Watsky, M. A., Dare, E. V., Jarrold, B. B., Mullins, L. A. & Griffith, M., Dec 1 2009, Fundamentals of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 759-772 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Artificial Organs
Tissue Engineering
Cornea
Tooth
Tissue Donors
2008
72 Citations (Scopus)

25-Hydroxyvitamin D, cholesterol, and ultraviolet irradiation

Carbone, L. D., Rosenberg, E. W., Tolley, E. A., Holick, M. F., Hughes, T. A., Watsky, M. A., Barrow, K. D., Chen, T. C., Wilkin, N. K., Bhattacharya, S. K., Dowdy, J. C., Sayre, R. M. & Weber, K. T., Jun 1 2008, In : Metabolism: Clinical and Experimental. 57, 6, p. 741-748 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Apolipoprotein A-II
Cholesterol
Control Groups
Apolipoprotein A-I
HDL Lipoproteins
42 Citations (Scopus)

ClC-3 is required for LPA-activated Cl- current activity and fibroblast-to-myofibroblast differentiation

Yin, Z., Tong, Y., Zhu, H. & Watsky, M. A., Feb 1 2008, In : American Journal of Physiology - Cell Physiology. 294, 2, p. C535-C542

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myofibroblasts
Fibroblasts
Transforming Growth Factors
Cell Size
Small Interfering RNA
238 Citations (Scopus)

PEG-stabilized carbodiimide crosslinked collagen-chitosan hydrogels for corneal tissue engineering

Rafat, M., Li, F., Fagerholm, P., Lagali, N. S., Watsky, M. A., Munger, R., Matsuura, T. & Griffith, M., Oct 1 2008, In : Biomaterials. 29, 29, p. 3960-3972 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbodiimides
Hydrogels
Chitosan
Tissue Engineering
Tissue engineering
143 Citations (Scopus)

Recombinant human collagen for tissue engineered corneal substitutes

Liu, W., Merrett, K., Griffith, M., Fagerholm, P., Dravida, S., Heyne, B., Scaiano, J. C., Watsky, M. A., Shinozaki, N., Lagali, N., Munger, R. & Li, F., Mar 1 2008, In : Biomaterials. 29, 9, p. 1147-1158 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrogels
Collagen
Collagen Type III
Collagen Type I
Tissue
73 Citations (Scopus)

Tissue-engineered recombinant human collagen-based corneal substitutes for implantation: Performance of type I versus type III collagen

Merrett, K., Fagerholm, P., McLaughlin, C. R., Dravida, S., Lagali, N., Shinozaki, N., Watsky, M. A., Munger, R., Kato, Y., Li, F., Marmo, C. J. & Griffith, M., Sep 1 2008, In : Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 49, 9, p. 3887-3894 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Collagen Type III
Cornea
Collagen
Collagen Type I
Ethyldimethylaminopropyl Carbodiimide
2006
147 Citations (Scopus)

A simple, cross-linked collagen tissue substitute for corneal implantation

Liu, Y., Gan, L., Carlsson, D. J., Fagerholm, P., Lagali, N., Watsky, M. A., Munger, R., Hodge, W. G., Priest, D. & Griffith, M., May 1 2006, In : Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 47, 5, p. 1869-1875 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cornea
Collagen
Rabbits
Swine
Ethyldimethylaminopropyl Carbodiimide
4 Citations (Scopus)

Bone mineral density and turnover in non-corticosteroid treated African American children with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis

Head, A. J., Myers, L. K., Watsky, M. A., Greenwell, M. W., Barrow, K. D., Michelson, J. A. & Carbone, L. D., May 1 2006, In : Journal of Rheumatology. 33, 5, p. 1001-1003 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Juvenile Arthritis
Bone Remodeling
African Americans
Bone Density
Adrenal Cortex Hormones
16 Citations (Scopus)

Pamidronate infusion in patients with systemic sclerosis results in changes in blood mononuclear cell cytokine profiles

Carbone, L. D., Warrington, K. J., Barrow, K. D., Pugazhenthi, M., Watsky, M. A., Somes, G., Ingels, J. & Postlethwaite, A. E., Dec 1 2006, In : Clinical and Experimental Immunology. 146, 3, p. 371-380 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pamidronate
Systemic Scleroderma
Blood Cells
Interferons
Cytokines
68 Citations (Scopus)

Properties of porcine and recombinant human collagen matrices for optically clear tissue engineering applications

Liu, Y., Griffith, M., Watsky, M. A., Forrester, J. V., Kuffová, L., Grant, D., Merrett, K. & Carlsson, D. J., Jan 1 2006, In : Biomacromolecules. 7, 6, p. 1819-1828 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tissue engineering
Collagen
Hydrogels
Gels
Carbodiimides
2005
30 Citations (Scopus)

Chloride channel activity in human lung fibroblasts and myofibroblasts

Yin, Z. & Watsky, M. A., Jun 1 2005, In : American Journal of Physiology - Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology. 288, 6 32-6, p. L1110-L1116

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chloride Channels
Myofibroblasts
Human Activities
Fibroblasts
Lung
113 Citations (Scopus)

Differential expression of extracellular matrix metalloproteinase inducer (CD147) in normal and ulcerated corneas: Role in epithelio-stromal interactions and matrix metalloproteinase induction

Gabison, E. E., Mourah, S., Steinfels, E., Yan, L., Hoang-Xuan, T., Watsky, M. A., De Wever, B., Calvo, F., Mauviel, A. & Menashi, S., Jan 2005, In : American Journal of Pathology. 166, 1, p. 209-219 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

CD147 Antigens
Matrix Metalloproteinases
Cornea
Matrix Metalloproteinase 2
Fibroblasts
23 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of a low sodium diet on bone metabolism

Carbone, L. D., Barrow, K. D., Bush, A. J., Boatright, M. D., Michelson, J. A., Pitts, K. A., Pintea, V. N., Kang, A. H. & Watsky, M. A., Nov 1 2005, In : Journal of Bone and Mineral Metabolism. 23, 6, p. 506-513 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sodium-Restricted Diet
Sodium
Bone and Bones
Bone Remodeling
Parathyroid Hormone
39 Citations (Scopus)

LPA and S1P increase corneal epithelial and endothelial cell transcellular resistance

Yin, F. & Watsky, M. A., Jun 1 2005, In : Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 46, 6, p. 1927-1933 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Endothelial Cells
Epithelial Cells
Actins
Acetates
Pertussis Toxin
2004
16 Citations (Scopus)

Bicarbonate promotes dye coupling in the epithelium and endothelium of the rabbit cornea

Williams, K. K. & Watsky, M. A., Feb 1 2004, In : Current Eye Research. 28, 2, p. 109-120 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bicarbonates
Cornea
Endothelium
Coloring Agents
Epithelium
48 Citations (Scopus)

Innervated human corneal equivalents as in vitro models for nerve-target cell interactions.

Suuronen, E. J., Nakamura, M., Watsky, M. A., Stys, P. K., Müller, L. J., Munger, R., Shinozaki, N. & Griffith, M., Jan 1 2004, In : The FASEB journal : official publication of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. 18, 1, p. 170-172 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cell Communication
Tissue
Neurons
Action Potentials
Regeneration
2003
88 Citations (Scopus)

A collagen-based scaffold for a tissue engineered human cornea: Physical and physiological properties

Doillon, C. J., Watsky, M. A., Hakim, M., Wang, J., Munger, R., Laycock, N., Osborne, R. & Griffith, M., Aug 1 2003, In : International Journal of Artificial Organs. 26, 8, p. 764-773 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tissue Scaffolds
Chondroitin Sulfates
Scaffolds (biology)
Collagen
Scaffolds
Cell Physiological Phenomena
Growth Factor Receptors
Physiology
Cornea
Phospholipids
3 Citations (Scopus)

Polyamines in cultured rabbit corneal cells

Du, H., Viar, M. J., Johnson, L. R. & Watsky, M. A., Jun 1 2003, In : Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 44, 6, p. 2512-2517 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polyamines
Ornithine Decarboxylase
Eflornithine
Rabbits
Putrescine
2002
85 Citations (Scopus)

Artificial human corneas: Scaffolds for transplantation and host regeneration

Griffith, M., Hakim, M., Shimmura, S., Watsky, M. A., Li, F., Carlsson, D., Doillon, C. J., Nakamura, M., Suuronen, E., Shinozaki, N., Nakata, K. & Sheardown, H., Jan 1 2002, In : Cornea. 21, 7 SUPPL.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Corneal Transplantation
Cornea
Regeneration
Polymers
Biopolymers
22 Citations (Scopus)

Gap junctional communication in the human corneal endothelium and epithelium

Williams, K. K. & Watsky, M. A., Dec 1 2002, In : Current Eye Research. 25, 1, p. 29-36 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Corneal Endothelium
Corneal Epithelium
Cornea
Communication
Connexin 43
21 Citations (Scopus)

Injury-elicited differential transcriptional regulation of phospholipid growth factor receptors in the cornea

Wang, D. A., Du, H., Jaggar, J. H., Brindley, D. N., Tigyi, G. J. & Watsky, M. A., Dec 1 2002, In : American Journal of Physiology - Cell Physiology. 283, 6 52-6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lysophosphatidic Acid Receptors
Growth Factor Receptors
Cornea
Endothelium
Phospholipids
23 Citations (Scopus)
Corneal Keratocytes
Wound Healing
Cornea
Lysophosphatidic Acid Receptors
Phenotype
2000
29 Citations (Scopus)

Phospholipid growth factors and corneal wound wealing

Watsky, M. A., Griffith, M., Wang, D. A. & Tigyi, G. J., Jan 1 2000, In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 905, p. 142-158 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wound Healing
Cornea
Phospholipids
Intercellular Signaling Peptides and Proteins
Cells
1999
388 Citations (Scopus)

Functional human corneal equivalents constructed from cell lines

Griffith, M., Osborne, R., Hunger, R., Xiong, X., Doillon, C. J., Laycock, N. L. C., Hakim, M., Song, Y. & Watsky, M. A., Dec 10 1999, In : Science. 286, 5447, p. 2169-2172 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cornea
Cell Line
Ion Transport
Drug-Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions
Endothelium
11 Citations (Scopus)
Fenamates
Wound Healing
Epithelial Cells
Cornea
Corneal Keratocytes
1998
11 Citations (Scopus)
Cations
Epithelial Cells
Goblet Cells
Baths
4,4'-Diisothiocyanostilbene-2,2'-Disulfonic Acid
95 Citations (Scopus)

Growth factor-like phospholipids generated after corneal injury

Liliom, K., Guan, Z., Tseng, J. L., Desiderio, D. M., Tigyi, G. & Watsky, M. A., Apr 1 1998, In : American Journal of Physiology - Cell Physiology. 274, 4 43-4, p. C1065-C1074

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phospholipids
Intercellular Signaling Peptides and Proteins
Glycerophosphates
Cornea
Aqueous Humor
18 Citations (Scopus)

Properties of whole-cell ionic currents in cultured human corneal epithelial cells

Bockman, C. S., Griffith, M. & Watsky, M. A., Jun 1 1998, In : Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 39, 7, p. 1143-1151 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Epithelial Cells
Flufenamic Acid
Cornea
Cations
Corneal Epithelium
1997
19 Citations (Scopus)

Dye spread through gap junctions in the corneal epithelium of the rabbit

Williams, K. K. & Watsky, M. A., Jun 6 1997, In : Current Eye Research. 16, 5, p. 445-452 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Corneal Epithelium
Gap Junctions
Coloring Agents
Rabbits
Injections
9 Citations (Scopus)

Phorbol ester modulation of rabbit corneal endothelial permeability

Watsky, M. A. & Guan, Z., Nov 1 1997, In : Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 38, 12, p. 2649-2654 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phorbol Esters
Permeability
Acetates
Rabbits
Cornea
1996
20 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of tumor necrosis factor α on rabbit corneal endothelial permeability

Watsky, M. A., Guan, Z. & Ragsdale, D. N., Aug 1 1996, In : Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 37, 9, p. 1924-1929 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Permeability
Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha
Rabbits
Cornea
Actins
Cornea
Phospholipids
Rabbits
Corneal Keratocytes
Lysophosphatidic Acid Receptors
28 Citations (Scopus)

Ionic channels in corneal endothelium

Rae, J. L. & Watsky, M. A., Apr 1 1996, In : American Journal of Physiology - Cell Physiology. 270, 4 39-4, p. C975-C989

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Corneal Endothelium
Ion Channels
Patch-Clamp Techniques
Anions
4-Aminopyridine
1995
75 Citations (Scopus)
Cornea
Communication
Rabbits
Gap Junctions
Corneal Keratocytes