Dan Boyle, Research Assistant Professor


Contact information

6 Ackert Hall
(785) 532-0134


Ph.D., 1992, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Anatomical Sciences and Neurobiology.

Area(s) of Specialization

Fluorescence microscopy, LASER scanning confocal microscopy, electron microscopy, cellular mechanisms and functions involved with eye development, preservation of sight, visual disorders and blinding eye diseases.
Not accepting graduate students

Selected Publications

Schober, T.J. , S.R. Bean, and D.L. Boyle. 2007. Gluten-free sorghum bread improved by sourdough fermentation: biochemical, rheological and microstructural background. J. Agric. Food Chem. 55: 5137-5146.

Xie, L., D. Boyle, D. Sanford, P.E. Scherer, J.E. Pessin, and S. Mora. 2006. Intracellular Trafficking and Secretion of Adiponectin is dependent on GGA Coated Vesicles. J. Biological Chemistry 281(11):7253-9.

Zhan,X., D. Wang, S.R. Bean, X. Mo, X.S. Sun, and D. Boyle. 2006. Ethanol production from supercritical-fluid-extrusion cooked sorghum. Industrial Crops and Products an International Journal 23:304-10.

Tasheva, E.S., K. An, D.L. Boyle, and G.W. Conrad. 2005. Expression and localization of leucine-rich B7 protein in human ocular tissues. Molecular Vision 11:452-60.

Nguyen, T.A., D.L. Boyle, L.M. Wagner, T. Shinohara, and D.J. Takemoto. 2003. LEDGF active of PKCγ and gap junction disassembly in lens epithelial cells. Experimental Eye Res.76(5):565-72.

Lin, D., D.L. Boyle, and D.J. Takemoto. 2003. IGF-1-induced phosphorylation of connexin 43 by PKC γ: Regulation of gap junctions in rabbit lens epithelial cells. Invest. Ophthalmol Vis. Sci. 44(3):1160-8.

Boyle, D.L., L. Takemoto, J.P. Brady, and E.F. Wawrousek. 2003. Morphological characterization of the alphaA- and alphaB-crystallin double knockout mouse lens. BMC Ophthalmology 3:3.

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