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Patricia W. Finn, MD. Department Chair

© Copyright 2014 The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois

Dan J. Bare, Ph.D.

Academic Title: Research Assistant Professor of Medicine

Administrative Positions:

Division: Cardiology

Location: 840 South Wood Street, (MC 715), Chicago, IL 60612

Phone: (312) 413-2648 (Lab) Fax: (312) 413-2948



PhD, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC (1990)

Postdoctoral Fellow, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC (1993)

Faculty Positions:

Clinical Specialties

Research Interests

Selected Publications

  1. Ramos-Franco J, Bare D, Caenepeel S, Nani A, Fill M and Mignery G. Single channel function of recombinant type 2 inositol 1,4,5-trisphosphate receptor.  Biophys. J. 79:1388-1399, 2000.
  2. Kockskämper J, Sheehan KA, Bare DJ, Lipsius SL, Mignery GA and Blatter LA. Activation and propagation of Ca2+ release during excitation-contraction coupling in atrial myocytes.  Biophys. J. 81:2590-2605, 2001.
  3. Thielen RJ, Bare DJ, McBride WJ, Lumeng L and Li TK. Ethanol-stimulated serotonin release in the ventral hippocampus: an absence of rapid tolerance for the alcohol-preferring P rat and insensitivity in the alcohol-nonpreferring NP rat. Pharmacol. Biochem. Behav. 71:111-117, 2002.
  4. Holtzclaw LA, Pandhit S, Bare DJ, Mignery GA and Russell JT. Astrocytes in adult rat brain express type 2 inositol 1, 4, 5-trisphosphate receptors. Glia 39:69-84, 2002.
  5. Serysheva II, Bare DJ, Ludtke SJ, Kettlun CS, Chiu W and Mignery GA. Structure of the type 1 inositol 1, 4, 5-trisphosphate receptor revealed by electron cryomicroscopy.  J. Bio. Chem. 278:21319-21322, 2003.
  6. Bare DJ, Kettlun CS, Liang M, Bers DM, and Mignery GA. Cardiac type 2 inositol 1, 4, 5-trisphosphate receptor: interaction and modulation by calcium / calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II.  J. Bio. Chem. 280:15912-15920, 2005.
  7. Remus TP, Zima AV, Bossuyt J, Bare DJ, Martin JL, Blatter LA, Bers DM, and Mignery GA.  Biosensors to measure InsP3 concentration in living cells with spatio-temporal resolution J. Bio. Chem. 281: 608-616, 2005.
  8. Zima AV, Bare DJ, Mignery GA and Blatter LA.  IP3-dependent nuclear Ca2+ signaling in the mammalian heart.  J. Phys.584: 601-611, 2007.  
  9. Bare DJ, Becker-Catania SG and DeVries GH. Differential localization of neuregulin-1 type III in the central and peripheral nervous system. Brain Res. 1396:10-20, 2011.  
  10. DeSantiago J, Bare DJ, Semenov I, Minshall RD, Geenen DL, Wolska BM and Banach K. Excitation-Contraction Coupling in Ventricular Myocytes is Enhanced by Paracrine Signaling from Mesenchymal Stem Cells.  J. Mol. Cell. Cardio. 52: 1249-1256, 2012.
  11. Mureli S, Gans CP, Bare DJ, Geenen DL, Kumar NM and Banach K. Mesenchymal Stem Cells Improve Cardiac Conduction by Up-Regulation of Connexin 43 Through Paracrine Signaling. Am. J. Physiol. Heart Circ. Physiol. 304(4):H600-9, 2013.