1. Sulimai, N.H., Ko, J.C., Jones-Hall, Y.L., Weng, H.-Y., Deng, M., Breur, G.J., Knipp, G.T. (2018) Evaluation of 25% poloxamer as a slow release carrier for morphine in a rat model. Front. Vet. Sci. 5: 19.
  2. Gala, R.P., Popescu, C., Knipp, G.T., McCain, R.R., Ubale, R.V., Addo, R., Bhowmik, T.,Kulczar, C.D., D’Souza, M.J. (2017). Physiochemical and Preclinical Evaluation of a Novel Buccal Measles Vaccine.  AAPS PharmSciTech 18: 283.
  3. Chen, Z. , Park, J. , Butler, B. , Acosta, G. , Vega‐Alvarez, S. , Zheng, L. , Tang, J. , McCain, R. , Zhang, W. , Ouyang, Z. , Cao, P. and Shi, R. (2016), Mitigation of sensory and motor deficits by acrolein scavenger phenelzine in a rat model of spinal cord contusive injury. J. Neurochem., 138: 328-338. doi:10.1111/jnc.13639
  4. Chen, T. , Kritchevsky, J. , Hargett, K. , Feller, K. , Klobusnik, R. , Song, B. J., Cooper, B. , Jouni, Z., Ferruzzi, M. G. and Janle, E. M. (2015), Plasma bioavailability and regional brain distribution of polyphenols from apple/grape seed and bilberry extracts in a young swine model. Mol. Nutr. Food Res., 59: 2432-2447. doi:10.1002/mnfr.201500224
  5. Deboer, S.P., Garner, J.P., McCain, R.R., Lay Jr., D.C., Eicher, S.D., Marchant Forde, J.N. 2015. An initial investigation into the effects of isolation and enrichment on the welfare of laboratory pigs housed in the PigTurn® system, assessed using tear staining, behaviour, physiology and haematology. Animal Welfare. 24:15-27.
  6. W.J. Roth, C.B. Kissinger, R.R. McCain, B.R. Cooper, J.N. Marchant-Forde, R.C. Vreeman, S. Hannou and G.T. Knipp. Assessment of Juvenile Pigs to Serve as Human Pediatric Surrogates for Preclinical Formulation Pharmacokinetic Testing. AAPS J Pediatric Theme Issue (2013).
  7. R. Kulkarni, N. Yumibe, Z. Wang, X. Zhang, C.C. Tang, K. Ruterbories, A. Cox, R. McCain and G.T. Knipp. Comparative Pharmacokinetic Studies of Immediate and Modified Release Formulations of Glipizide in Pigs and Dogs. J. Pharm. Sci. 101(11):4327-4336 (2012; EPub August 19, 2012).
  8. J.N. Marchant-Forde, D.L. Matthews, R. Poletto, R.R. McCain, D.D. Mann, R.T. McGraw, J. Hampsch, S. Peters, G.T. Knipp and C.B. Kissinger. Plasma Cortisol and Noradrenalin Concentrations in Pigs: Automated Sampling of Freely Moving Pigs Housed in the PigTurn® Versus Manually Sampled and Restrained Pigs. Anim. Welfare. 21:197-205 (2012).


Robyn McCain
Translational Pharmacology Facility Director
Phone: (620) 326-1746