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

 Contact Info

Tel: 301-496-4325
Email: arthurs@mail.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.

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 (2012 Aug; 32; 8):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 (2012 May; 139; 5):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 (6; 2011 May 10; 5):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 (30; 2010 Oct 20; 42):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 (2010 Jul 21; 2; 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 (2010 Jul 7; 99; 1):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 (97; 9; 2009 Nov 4):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 (39; 29; 2009 Sep 30):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 (106; 2009 May 5; 18):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 (2008 Jan; 70; 1):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 (2007 Oct; 293; 4):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 (2006 Sep 15; 6; 91):2082-96. [Full Text/Abstract]
Nunemaker CS, Zhang M, Wasserman DH, McGuinness OP, Powers AC, Bertram R, Sherman A, Satin LS. Individual mice can be distinguished by the period of their islet calcium oscillations: is there an intrinsic islet period that is imprinted in vivo?. Diabetes. 2005 Dec; 54 (2005 Dec; 12; 54):3517-22. [Full Text/Abstract]
Pedersen MG, Bertram R, Sherman A. Intra- and inter-islet synchronization of metabolically driven insulin secretion. Biophys J. 2005 Jul; 89 (2005 Jul; 1; 89):107-19. [Full Text/Abstract]
Bertram R, Sherman A. Filtering of calcium transients by the endoplasmic reticulum in pancreatic beta-cells. Biophys J. 2004 Dec; 87 (6; 87; 2004 Dec):3775-85. [Full Text/Abstract]
Bertram R, Satin L, Zhang M, Smolen P, Sherman A. Calcium and glycolysis mediate multiple bursting modes in pancreatic islets. Biophys J. 2004 Nov; 87 (87; 2004 Nov; 5):3074-87. [Full Text/Abstract]
Bertram R, Sherman A. A calcium-based phantom bursting model for pancreatic islets. Bull Math Biol. 2004 Sep; 66 (66; 5; 2004 Sep):1313-44. [Full Text/Abstract]
Sedaghat AR, Sherman A, Quon MJ. A mathematical model of metabolic insulin signaling pathways. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2002 Nov; 283 (2002 Nov; 283; 5):E1084-101. [Full Text/Abstract]