U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Arthur Sherman

 Contact Info

Tel: 301-496-4325
Email: arthurs@helix.nih.gov

 Select Experience

  • Ph.D.New York University1986
  • M.S.New York University1983
  • B.A.Cornell University1973

 Related Links

  • Cell Biology/Cell Signaling
  • Computational Biology/Bioinformatics/Biostatistics/Mathematics
  • Neuroscience/Neurophysiology/Neurodevelopment


A selection of recent and significant publications can be viewed below.

Balic A, Garcia-Morales C, Vervelde L, Gilhooley H, Sherman A, Garceau V, Gutowska MW, Burt DW, Kaiser P, Hume DA, Sang HM. Visualisation of chicken macrophages using transgenic reporter genes: insights into the development of the avian macrophage lineage. . [Full Text/Abstract]
Sherman A, Horowitz M, Zach S. Optical under-sampling by using a broadband optical comb with a high average power. Opt Express. ; 22:15502-15513. [Full Text/Abstract]
Drew T, Sherman A, Boettcher SE, Wolfe JM. Memory search for the first target modulates the magnitude of the attentional blink. . [Full Text/Abstract]
Zemkova H, Khadra A, Rokic MB, Tvrdonova V, Sherman A, Stojilkovic SS. Allosteric regulation of the P2X4 receptor channel pore dilation. . [Full Text/Abstract]
Cohen S, Itkin M, Yeselson Y, Tzuri G, Portnoy V, Harel-Baja R, Lev S, Sa'ar U, Davidovitz-Rikanati R, Baranes N, Bar E, Wolf D, Petreikov M, Shen S, Ben-Dor S, Rogachev I, Aharoni A, Ast T, Schuldiner M, Belausov E, Eshed R, Ophir R, Sherman A, Frei B, Neuhaus HE, Xu Y, Fei Z, Giovannoni J, Lewinsohn E, Tadmor Y, Paris HS, Katzir N, Burger Y, Schaffer AA. The PH gene determines fruit acidity and contributes to the evolution of sweet melons. Nat Commun. ; 5:4026. [Full Text/Abstract]
ALSUntangled Group. ALSUntangled No. 24: Vitamin D. Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener. ; 15:318-20. [Full Text/Abstract]
Singer S, Araújo C, Arraras JI, Baumann I, Boehm A, Brokstad Herlofson B, Castro Silva J, Chie WC, Fisher S, Guntinas-Lichius O, Hammerlid E, Irarrázaval ME, Jensen Hjermstad M, Jensen K, Kiyota N, Licitra L, Nicolatou-Galitis O, Pinto M, Santos M, Schmalz C, Sherman AC, Tomaszewska IM, Verdonck de Leeuw I, Yarom N, Zotti P, Hofmeister D, on behalf of the EORTC Quality of Life and the EORTC Head and Neck Cancer Groups. Measuring quality of Life in head and neck cancer patients -update of the EORTC QLQ-H&N module, phase III. . [Full Text/Abstract]
Sherman A, Su J, Lin S, Wang X, Herzog RW, Daniell H. Suppression of inhibitor formation against factor VIII in hemophilia A mice by oral delivery of antigens bioencapsulated in plant cells. . [Full Text/Abstract]
Walford GA, Ma Y, Christophi CA, Goldberg RB, Jarolim P, Horton E, Mather KJ, Barrett-Connor E, Davis J, Florez JC, Wang TJ, Diabetes Prevention Program Research Group. Circulating natriuretic peptide concentrations reflect changes in insulin sensitivity over time in the Diabetes Prevention Program. Diabetologia. ; 57:935-9. [Full Text/Abstract]
Haidet-Phillips AM, Roybon L, Gross SK, Tuteja A, Donnelly CJ, Richard JP, Ko M, Sherman A, Eggan K, Henderson CE, Maragakis NJ. Gene Profiling of Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell-Derived Astrocyte Progenitors Following Spinal Cord Engraftment. . [Full Text/Abstract]
Chan JK, Blansit K, Kiet T, Sherman A, Wong G, Earle C, Bourguignon LY. The inhibition of miR-21 promotes apoptosis and chemosensitivity in ovarian cancer. Gynecol Oncol. ; 132:739-44. [Full Text/Abstract]
Franks PW, Christophi CA, Jablonski KA, Billings LK, Delahanty LM, Horton ES, Knowler WC, Florez JC, Diabetes Prevention Program Research Group. Common variation at PPARGC1A/B and change in body composition and metabolic traits following preventive interventions: the Diabetes Prevention Program. Diabetologia. ; 57:485-90. [Full Text/Abstract]
ALSUntangled Group. ALSUntangled no. 23: the Rife machine and retroviruses. Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener. ; 15:157-9. [Full Text/Abstract]
Venditti EM, Wylie-Rosett J, Delahanty LM, Mele L, Hoskin MA, Edelstein SL, Diabetes Prevention Program Research Group. Short and long-term lifestyle coaching approaches used to address diverse participant barriers to weight loss and physical activity adherence. Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act. ; 11:16. [Full Text/Abstract]
Watts M, Sherman A. Modeling the pancreatic α-cell: dual mechanisms of glucose suppression of glucagon secretion. Biophys J. ; 106:741-51. [Full Text/Abstract]
Marrero D, Pan Q, Barrett-Connor E, de Groot M, Zhang P, Percy C, Florez H, Ackermann R, Montez M, Rubin RR, DPPOS Research Group. Impact of diagnosis of diabetes on health-related quality of life among high risk individuals: the Diabetes Prevention Program outcomes study. Qual Life Res. ; 23:75-88. [Full Text/Abstract]
Bashir J, Sherman A, Lee H, Kaplan L, Hare JM. Mesenchymal stem cell therapies in the treatment of musculoskeletal diseases. PM R. ; 6:61-9. [Full Text/Abstract]
Sherman A, Schlachterman A, Cooper M, Merricks EP, Raymer RA, Bellinger DA, Herzog RW, Nichols TC. Portal vein delivery of viral vectors for gene therapy for hemophilia. Methods Mol Biol. 2014; 1114:413-26. [Full Text/Abstract]
Osinga HM, Sherman A, Tsaneva-Atanasova K. CROSS-CURRENTS BETWEEN BIOLOGY AND MATHEMATICS: THE CODIMENSION OF PSEUDO-PLATEAU BURSTING. Discrete Contin Dyn Syst Ser A. 2012 Aug; 32:2853-2877. [Full Text/Abstract]
Khadra A, Yan Z, Coddou C, Tomić M, Sherman A, Stojilkovic SS. Gating properties of the P2X2a and P2X2b receptor channels: experiments and mathematical modeling. J Gen Physiol. 2012 May; 139:333-48. [Full Text/Abstract]
Khadra A, Pietropaolo M, Nepom GT, Sherman A. Investigating the role of T-cell avidity and killing efficacy in relation to type 1 diabetes prediction. PLoS One. 2011 May 10; 6:e14796. [Full Text/Abstract]
Yan Z, Khadra A, Li S, Tomic M, Sherman A, Stojilkovic SS. Experimental characterization and mathematical modeling of P2X7 receptor channel gating. J Neurosci. 2010 Oct 20; 30:14213-24. [Full Text/Abstract]
Peercy BE, Sherman AS. How pancreatic beta-cells discriminate long and short timescale cAMP signals. Biophys J. 2010 Jul 21; 99:398-406. [Full Text/Abstract]
Merrins MJ, Fendler B, Zhang M, Sherman A, Bertram R, Satin LS. Metabolic oscillations in pancreatic islets depend on the intracellular Ca2+ level but not Ca2+ oscillations. Biophys J. 2010 Jul 7; 99:76-84. [Full Text/Abstract]
Tsaneva-Atanasova K, Sherman A. Accounting for near-normal glucose sensitivity in Kir6.2[AAA] transgenic mice. Biophys J. 2009 Nov 4; 97:2409-18. [Full Text/Abstract]
Matveev V, Bertram R, Sherman A. Ca2+ current versus Ca2+ channel cooperativity of exocytosis. J Neurosci. 2009 Sep 30; 29:12196-209. [Full Text/Abstract]
Pedersen MG, Sherman A. Newcomer insulin secretory granules as a highly calcium-sensitive pool. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009 May 5; 106:7432-6. [Full Text/Abstract]
Stern JV, Osinga HM, LeBeau A, Sherman A. Resetting behavior in a model of bursting in secretory pituitary cells: distinguishing plateaus from pseudo-plateaus. Bull Math Biol. 2008 Jan; 70:68-88. [Full Text/Abstract]
Bertram R, Sherman A, Satin LS. Metabolic and electrical oscillations: partners in controlling pulsatile insulin secretion. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2007 Oct; 293:E890-900. [Full Text/Abstract]
Nunemaker CS, Bertram R, Sherman A, Tsaneva-Atanasova K, Daniel CR, Satin LS. Glucose modulates [Ca2+]i oscillations in pancreatic islets via ionic and glycolytic mechanisms. Biophys J. 2006 Sep 15; 91:2082-96. [Full Text/Abstract]