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Person Details: Richard R. Vaillancourt

Superfund Research Program

Richard R. Vaillancourt

University of Arizona
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology
1703 E. Mabel, POB 210207
Room 134
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0207
Phone: 520-626-4374
Fax: 520-626-2466




  • Garcia-Flores AE, Sollome JJ, Thavathiru E, Bower JL, Vaillancourt RR. 2019. HER2/HER3 regulates lactate secretion and expression of lactate receptor mRNA through the MAP3K4 associated protein GIT1. Sci Rep 9:10823. doi:10.1038/s41598-019-46954-7 PMID:31346208






  • Pysher MD, Sollome JJ, Regan SP, Cardinal TR, Hoying JB, Brooks HL, Vaillancourt RR. 2007. Increased hexokinase II expression in the renal glomerulus of mice in response to arsenic. Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 224(1):39-48. PMID:17643460


  • Derbyshire ZE, Halfter UM, Heimark RL, Vaillancourt RR. 2005. Angiotensin II stimulated transcription of cyclooxygenase II is regulated by a novel kinase cascade involving Pyk2, MEKK4 and annexin II. Mol Cell Biochem 271(1-2):77-90. PMID:15881658
  • Halfter UM, Derbyshire ZE, Vaillancourt RR. 2005. Interferon-gamma-dependent tyrosine phosphorylation of MEKK4 via Pyk2 is regulated by annexin II and SHP2 in keratinocytes. Biochem J 388(Pt1):17-28. doi:10.1042/BJ20041236 PMID:15601262 PMCID:PMC1186689


  • Adams DG, Sachs NA, Vaillancourt RR. 2002. Phosphorylation of the stress-activated protein kinase, MEKK3, at serine 166. Arch Biochem Biophys 407(1):103-116. PMID:12392720


  • Porter AC, Fanger GR, Vaillancourt RR. 1999. Signal transduction pathways regulated by arsenate and arsenite. Oncogene 18(54):7794-7802. PMID:10618720
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