Faculty Profiles

Robert J. Lefkowitz
James B. Duke Professor of Medicine
467 Clin & Res Labs, Durham, NC 27710
(919) 684-2974
(919) 684-8875



Resident, Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital 1970 - 1971

Resident, Medicine, Columbia University 1967 - 1968

Intern, Medicine, Columbia University 1966 - 1967

M.D., Columbia University 1966

Gesty-Palmer, D, Chen, M, Reiter, E, Ahn, S, Nelson, CD, Wang, S, Eckhardt, AE, Cowan, CL, Spurney, RF, Luttrell, LM, and Lefkowitz, RJ. "Distinct beta-arrestin- and G protein-dependent pathways for parathyroid hormone receptor-stimulated ERK1/2 activation." J Biol Chem 281.16 (April 21, 2006): 10856-10864. Full Text

Shenoy, SK, Drake, MT, Nelson, CD, Houtz, DA, Xiao, K, Madabushi, S, Reiter, E, Premont, RT, Lichtarge, O, and Lefkowitz, RJ. "beta-arrestin-dependent, G protein-independent ERK1/2 activation by the beta2 adrenergic receptor." J Biol Chem 281.2 (January 13, 2006): 1261-1273. Full Text

Shenoy, SK, and Lefkowitz, RJ. "Receptor regulation: β-arrestin moves up a notch." Nature Cell Biology 7.12 (December 2005): 1159-1161. Full Text

Shenoy, SK, and Lefkowitz, RJ. "Receptor regulation: beta-arrestin moves up a notch." Nat Cell Biol 7.12 (December 2005): 1159-1161. Full Text

Shenoy, SK, and Lefkowitz, RJ. "Angiotensin II-stimulated signaling through G proteins and beta-arrestin. (Published online)" Sci STKE 2005.311 (November 22, 2005): cm14-. Full Text

Shenoy, SK, and Lefkowitz, RJ. "Seven-transmembrane receptor signaling through beta-arrestin. (Published online)" Sci STKE 2005.308 (November 1, 2005): cm10-. (Review) Full Text

Rajagopal, K, Lefkowitz, RJ, and Rockman, HA. "When 7 transmembrane receptors are not G protein-coupled receptors." J Clin Invest 115.11 (November 2005): 2971-2974. (Review) Full Text Open Access Copy

Beaulieu, J-M, Sotnikova, TD, Marion, S, Lefkowitz, RJ, Gainetdinov, RR, and Caron, MG. "An Akt/beta-arrestin 2/PP2A signaling complex mediates dopaminergic neurotransmission and behavior." Cell 122.2 (July 29, 2005): 261-273. Full Text

Girnita, L, Shenoy, SK, Sehat, B, Vasilcanu, R, Girnita, A, Lefkowitz, RJ, and Larsson, O. "{beta}-Arrestin is crucial for ubiquitination and down-regulation of the insulin-like growth factor-1 receptor by acting as adaptor for the MDM2 E3 ligase." J Biol Chem 280.26 (July 1, 2005): 24412-24419. Full Text

Lefkowitz, RJ, and Shenoy, SK. "Transduction of receptor signals by beta-arrestins." Science 308.5721 (April 22, 2005): 512-517. (Review) Full Text