John Robert Couchman

John Robert Couchman

Professor emeritus


  1. 2000
  2. Published

    Still more complexity in mammalian basement membranes.

    Erickson, A. C. & Couchman, John Robert, 2000, In : Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry. 48, 10, p. 1291-306 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    Syndecan-4 binding to the high affinity heparin-binding domain of fibronectin drives focal adhesion formation in fibroblasts.

    Woods, A., Longley, R. L., Tumova, S. & Couchman, John Robert, 2000, In : Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics. 374, 1, p. 66-72 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  4. 1999
  5. Published

    31 control of extracellular matrix assembly by syndecan-2 proteoglycan

    Couchman, John Robert, Klass & Woods, 1999, In : Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry. 47, 12, p. 1649C-1650

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  6. Published

    Control of morphology, cytoskeleton and migration by syndecan-4.

    Longley, R. L., Woods, A., Fleetwood, A., Cowling, G. J., Gallagher, J. T. & Couchman, John Robert, 1999, In : Journal of Cell Science. 112 ( Pt 20), p. 3421-31 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  7. Published

    Localization of glycosaminoglycan substitution sites on domain V of mouse perlecan.

    Tapanadechopone, P., Hassell, J. R., Rigatti, B. & Couchman, John Robert, 1999, In : Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 265, 3, p. 680-90 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  8. Published

    Syndecan-4 and integrins: combinatorial signaling in cell adhesion.

    Couchman, John Robert & Woods, A., 1999, In : Journal of Cell Science. 112 ( Pt 20), p. 3415-20 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  9. Published

    The alpha3 laminin subunit, alpha6beta4 and alpha3beta1 integrin coordinately regulate wound healing in cultured epithelial cells and in the skin.

    Goldfinger, L. E., Hopkinson, S. B., deHart, G. W., Collawn, S., Couchman, John Robert & Jones, J. C., 1999, In : Journal of Cell Science. 112 ( Pt 16), p. 2615-29 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  10. 1998
  11. Published

    Solution structure of a syndecan-4 cytoplasmic domain and its interaction with phosphatidylinositol 4,5-bisphosphate.

    Lee, D., Oh, E. S., Woods, A., Couchman, John Robert & Lee, W., 1998, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 273, 21, p. 13022-9 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  12. Published

    Syndecan proteoglycans and cell adhesion.

    Woods, A., Oh, E. S. & Couchman, John Robert, 1998, In : Matrix Biology. 17, 7, p. 477-83 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  13. Published

    Syndecan-4 proteoglycan cytoplasmic domain and phosphatidylinositol 4,5-bisphosphate coordinately regulate protein kinase C activity.

    Oh, E. S., Woods, A., Lim, S. T., Theibert, A. W. & Couchman, John Robert, 1998, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 273, 17, p. 10624-9 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  14. Published

    Syndecans: synergistic activators of cell adhesion.

    Woods, A. & Couchman, John Robert, 1998, In : Trends in Cell Biolology. 8, 5, p. 189-92 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  15. 1997
  16. Published

    Multimerization of the cytoplasmic domain of syndecan-4 is required for its ability to activate protein kinase C.

    Oh, E. S., Woods, A. & Couchman, John Robert, 1997, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 272, 18, p. 11805-11 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  17. Published

    Serine phosphorylation of syndecan-2 proteoglycan cytoplasmic domain.

    Oh, E. S., Couchman, John Robert & Woods, A., 1997, In : Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics. 344, 1, p. 67-74 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  18. Published

    Syndecan-4 proteoglycan regulates the distribution and activity of protein kinase C.

    Oh, E. S., Woods, A. & Couchman, John Robert, 1997, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 272, 13, p. 8133-6 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  19. Published

    cDNA cloning of the basement membrane chondroitin sulfate proteoglycan core protein, bamacan: a five domain structure including coiled-coil motifs.

    Wu, R. R. & Couchman, John Robert, 1997, In : Journal of Cell Biology. 136, 2, p. 433-44 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  20. 1996
  21. II. Long-term treatment with lipoteichoic acid from Streptococcus faecalis affects differentiation and expression and cellular distribution of β1 integrins in human urothelial cells

    Elgavish, A., Pattanaik, A., Couchman, John Robert, Woods, A., Lloyd, K., Lindsey, R. & Reed, R., 1 Oct 1996, In : Journal of Cellular Physiology. 169, 1, p. 52-65 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  22. Retinal basement membrane alterations in human diabetic retinopathy eyes

    Ljubimov, A. V., Burgeson, R. E., Butkowski, R. J., Couchman, John Robert, Huang, Z., Nesburn, A. B. & Kenney, M. C., 15 Feb 1996, In : Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 37, 3

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  23. Published

    Basement membrane abnormalities in human eyes with diabetic retinopathy.

    Ljubimov, A. V., Burgeson, R. E., Butkowski, R. J., Couchman, John Robert, Zardi, L., Ninomiya, Y., Sado, Y., Huang, Z. S., Nesburn, A. B. & Kenney, M. C., 1996, In : Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry. 44, 12, p. 1469-79 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  24. Published

    Basement membrane proteoglycans are of epithelial origin in rodent skin.

    Yamane, Y., Yaoita, H. & Couchman, John Robert, 1996, In : Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 106, 3, p. 531-7 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  25. Published

    Extracellular matrix alterations in human corneas with bullous keratopathy.

    Ljubimov, A. V., Burgeson, R. E., Butkowski, R. J., Couchman, John Robert, Wu, R. R., Ninomiya, Y., Sado, Y., Maguen, E., Nesburn, A. B. & Kenney, M. C., 1996, In : Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. 37, 6, p. 997-1007 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  26. Published

    Perlecan and basement membrane-chondroitin sulfate proteoglycan (bamacan) are two basement membrane chondroitin/dermatan sulfate proteoglycans in the Engelbreth-Holm-Swarm tumor matrix.

    Couchman, John Robert, Kapoor, R., Sthanam, M. & Wu, R. R., 1996, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 271, 16, p. 9595-602 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  27. Published

    Signaling from the matrix to the cytoskeleton: role of cell surface proteoglycans in matrix assembly.

    Woods, A. & Couchman, John Robert, 1996, In : Kidney International. Supplement. 54, p. S64-7

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  28. Published

    Syndecans, signaling, and cell adhesion.

    Couchman, John Robert & Woods, A., 1996, In : Journal of Cellular Biochemistry. 61, 4, p. 578-84 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  29. 1995
  30. Published

    Antibody mapping and tissue localization of globular and cysteine-rich regions of perlecan domain III.

    Couchman, John Robert, Ljubimov, A. V., Sthanam, M., Horchar, T. & Hassell, J. R., 1995, In : Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry. 43, 9, p. 955-63 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  31. Published

    Association of versican with dermal matrices and its potential role in hair follicle development and cycling.

    du Cros, D. L., LeBaron, R. G. & Couchman, John Robert, 1995, In : Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 105, 3, p. 426-31 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  32. Published

    Interleukin-8 induces motile behavior and loss of focal adhesions in primary fibroblasts.

    Dunlevy, J. R. & Couchman, John Robert, 1995, In : Journal of Cell Science. 108 ( Pt 1), p. 311-21 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  33. Published

    Proteoglycans and associated proteins of the mammalian hair follicle.

    Couchman, John Robert & du Cros, D. L., 1995, In : Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 104, 5 Suppl, p. 40S-41S

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  34. Published

    Rat mesangial cells in vitro synthesize a spectrum of proteoglycan species including those of the basement membrane and interstitium.

    Thomas, G. J., Shewring, L., McCarthy, K. J., Couchman, John Robert, Mason, R. M. & Davies, M., 1995, In : Kidney International. 48, 4, p. 1278-89 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  35. Published

    Transmembrane signaling generated by cell-extracellular matrix interactions.

    Couchman, John Robert & Woods, A., 1995, In : Kidney International. Supplement. 49, p. S8-11

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  36. 1994
  37. Published

    Basement membrane chondroitin sulfate proteoglycan alterations in a rat model of polycystic kidney disease.

    Ehara, T., Carone, F. A., McCarthy, K. J. & Couchman, John Robert, 1994, In : American Journal of Pathology. 144, 3, p. 612-21 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  38. Published

    Basement membrane-specific chondroitin sulfate proteoglycan is abnormally associated with the glomerular capillary basement membrane of diabetic rats.

    McCarthy, K. J., Abrahamson, D. R., Bynum, K. R., St John, P. L. & Couchman, John Robert, 1994, In : Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry. 42, 4, p. 473-84 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  39. Published

    Glomerular matrix: synthesis, turnover and role in mesangial expansion.

    Couchman, John Robert, Beavan, L. A. & McCarthy, K. J., 1994, In : Kidney International. 45, 2, p. 328-35 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  40. Published

    Syndecan 4 heparan sulfate proteoglycan is a selectively enriched and widespread focal adhesion component.

    Woods, A. & Couchman, John Robert, 1994, In : Molecular Biology of the Cell. 5, 2, p. 183-92 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  41. 1993
  42. Stage-specific remodeling of the mammary gland basement membrane during lactogenic development

    Beck, J. C., Lekutis, C., Couchman, John Robert & Parry, G., 1 Jan 1993, In : Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 190, 2, p. 616-623 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  43. Published

    A synthetic peptide from the COOH-terminal heparin-binding domain of fibronectin promotes focal adhesion formation.

    Woods, A., McCarthy, J. B., Furcht, L. T. & Couchman, John Robert, 1993, In : Molecular Biology of the Cell. 4, 6, p. 605-13 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  44. Published

    Basement membrane proteoglycans and development.

    Couchman, John Robert, Abrahamson, D. R. & McCarthy, K. J., 1993, In : Kidney International. 43, 1, p. 79-84 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  45. Published

    Basement membrane proteoglycans in glomerular morphogenesis: chondroitin sulfate proteoglycan is temporally and spatially restricted during development.

    McCarthy, K. J., Bynum, K., St John, P. L., Abrahamson, D. R. & Couchman, John Robert, 1993, In : Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry. 41, 3, p. 401-14 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  46. Published

    Coarctation induces alterations in basement membranes in the cardiovascular system.

    Lipke, D. W., McCarthy, K. J., Elton, T. S., Arcot, S. S., Oparil, S. & Couchman, John Robert, 1993, In : Hypertension. 22, 5, p. 743-53 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  47. Published

    Controlled induction of focal adhesion disassembly and migration in primary fibroblasts.

    Dunlevy, J. R. & Couchman, John Robert, 1993, In : Journal of Cell Science. 105 ( Pt 2), p. 489-500 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  48. Published

    Hair follicle proteoglycans.

    Couchman, John Robert, 1993, In : Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 101, 1 Suppl, p. 60S-64S

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  49. Published

    Immunohistochemical localization of chondroitin sulfate, chondroitin sulfate proteoglycan, heparan sulfate proteoglycan, entactin, and laminin in basement membranes of postnatal developing and adult rat lungs.

    Sannes, P. L., Burch, K. K., Khosla, J., McCarthy, K. J. & Couchman, John Robert, 1993, In : American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology. 8, 3, p. 245-51 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  50. 1992
  51. Published

    A cell surface chondroitin sulfate proteoglycan, immunologically related to CD44, is involved in type I collagen-mediated melanoma cell motility and invasion.

    Faassen, A. E., Schrager, J. A., Klein, D. J., Oegema, T. R., Couchman, John Robert & McCarthy, J. B., 1992, In : Journal of Cell Biology. 116, 2, p. 521-31 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  52. Published

    Distribution of individual components of basement membrane in human colon polyps and adenocarcinomas as revealed by monoclonal antibodies.

    Ljubimov, A. V., Bartek, J., Couchman, John Robert, Kapuller, L. L., Veselov, V. V., Kovarik, J., Perevoshchikov, A. G. & Krutovskikh, V. A., 1992, In : International Journal of Cancer. 50, 4, p. 562-6 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  53. Published

    Heparan sulfate proteoglycans and signalling in cell adhesion.

    Woods, A. & Couchman, John Robert, 1992, In : Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology. 313, p. 87-96 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  54. Published

    Protein kinase C involvement in focal adhesion formation.

    Woods, A. & Couchman, John Robert, 1992, In : Journal of Cell Science. 101 ( Pt 2), p. 277-90 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  55. Published

    Ultrastructural immunocytochemical localization of chondroitin sulfate proteoglycan in Bruch's membrane of the rat.

    Lin, W. L., Essner, E., McCarthy, K. J. & Couchman, John Robert, 1992, In : Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. 33, 6, p. 2072-5 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  56. 1991
  57. Published

    Co-deposition of basement membrane components during the induction of murine splenic AA amyloid.

    Lyon, A. W., Narindrasorasak, S., Young, I. D., Anastassiades, T., Couchman, John Robert, McCarthy, K. J. & Kisilevsky, R., 1991, In : Laboratory Investigation. 64, 6, p. 785-90 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  58. Published

    Enhanced assembly of basement membrane matrix by endodermal cells in response to fibronectin substrata.

    Austria, M. R. & Couchman, John Robert, 1991, In : Journal of Cell Science. 99 ( Pt 2), p. 443-51 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  59. Published

    Human skin basement membrane-associated heparan sulphate proteoglycan: distinctive differences in ultrastructural localization as a function of developmental age.

    Horiguchi, Y., Fine, J. D. & Couchman, John Robert, 1991, In : British Journal of Dermatology. 124, 5, p. 410-4 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  60. Published

    Increased proteoglycan synthesis by the cardiovascular system of coarctation hypertensive rats.

    Lipke, D. W. & Couchman, John Robert, 1991, In : Journal of Cellular Physiology. 147, 3, p. 479-86 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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