Richard E. Fine, PhD

Emeritus Professor, Biochemistry & Cell Biology

Richard Fine
72 E. Concord St Silvio Conte (K)

Other Positions

  • Member, Evans Center for Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research, Boston University
  • Bedford VA - Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial VA Hosp



  • Brandeis University, PhD
  • University of California, Berkeley, BS


  • Published on 3/11/2014

    Zhu H, Wang X, Wallack M, Li H, Carreras I, Dedeoglu A, Hur JY, Zheng H, Li H, Fine R, Mwamburi M, Sun X, Kowall N, Stern RA, Qiu WQ. Intraperitoneal injection of the pancreatic peptide amylin potently reduces behavioral impairment and brain amyloid pathology in murine models of Alzheimer's disease. Mol Psychiatry. 2015 Feb; 20(2):252-62. PMID: 24614496.

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  • Published on 10/6/2011

    Sullivan CP, Berg EA, Elliott-Bryant R, Fishman JB, McKee AC, Morin PJ, Shia MA, Fine RE. Pyroglutamate-Aß 3 and 11 colocalize in amyloid plaques in Alzheimer's disease cerebral cortex with pyroglutamate-Aß 11 forming the central core. Neurosci Lett. 2011 Nov 14; 505(2):109-12. PMID: 22001577.

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  • Published on 4/16/2011

    Sullivan CP, Jay AG, Stack EC, Pakaluk M, Wadlinger E, Fine RE, Wells JM, Morin PJ. Retromer disruption promotes amyloidogenic APP processing. Neurobiol Dis. 2011 Aug; 43(2):338-45. PMID: 21515373.

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  • Published on 6/27/2007

    Yaar M, Zhai S, Panova I, Fine RE, Eisenhauer PB, Blusztajn JK, Lopez-Coviella I, Gilchrest BA. A cyclic peptide that binds p75(NTR) protects neurones from beta amyloid (1-40)-induced cell death. Neuropathol Appl Neurobiol. 2007 Oct; 33(5):533-43. PMID: 17596181.

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  • Published on 5/15/2006

    Lynch JA, George AM, Eisenhauer PB, Conn K, Gao W, Carreras I, Wells JM, McKee A, Ullman MD, Fine RE. Insulin degrading enzyme is localized predominantly at the cell surface of polarized and unpolarized human cerebrovascular endothelial cell cultures. J Neurosci Res. 2006 May 15; 83(7):1262-70. PMID: 16511862.

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  • Published on 2/15/2005

    Carreras I, Garrett-Young R, Ullman MD, Eisenhauer PB, Fine RE, Wells JM, Conn KJ. Upregulation of clusterin/apolipoprotein J in lactacystin-treated SH-SY5Y cells. J Neurosci Res. 2005 Feb 15; 79(4):495-502. PMID: 15635600.

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  • Published on 11/16/2004

    Gao W, Eisenhauer PB, Conn K, Lynch JA, Wells JM, Ullman MD, McKee A, Thatte HS, Fine RE. Insulin degrading enzyme is expressed in the human cerebrovascular endothelium and in cultured human cerebrovascular endothelial cells. Neurosci Lett. 2004 Nov 16; 371(1):6-11. PMID: 15500957.

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  • Published on 10/1/2004

    Conn KJ, Gao W, McKee A, Lan MS, Ullman MD, Eisenhauer PB, Fine RE, Wells JM. Identification of the protein disulfide isomerase family member PDIp in experimental Parkinson's disease and Lewy body pathology. Brain Res. 2004 Oct 1; 1022(1-2):164-72. PMID: 15353226.

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  • Published on 4/1/2004

    Eisenhauer PB, Jacewicz MS, Conn KJ, Koul O, Wells JM, Fine RE, Newburg DS. Escherichia coli Shiga toxin 1 and TNF-alpha induce cytokine release by human cerebral microvascular endothelial cells. Microb Pathog. 2004 Apr; 36(4):189-96. PMID: 15001224.

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  • Published on 12/1/2003

    Conn KJ, Ullman MD, Larned MJ, Eisenhauer PB, Fine RE, Wells JM. cDNA microarray analysis of changes in gene expression associated with MPP+ toxicity in SH-SY5Y cells. Neurochem Res. 2003 Dec; 28(12):1873-81. PMID: 14649730.

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