Cheryl Zimmerman, RPh, PhD

Morse Alumni Distinguished Teaching Professor (emeritus), Department of Pharmaceutics

Cheryl Zimmerman

Contact Info

Morse Alumni Distinguished Teaching Professor (emeritus), Department of Pharmaceutics

Adjunct Pharmaceutics Faculty, Department of Pharmaceutics


PhD in Pharmaceutics, University of Washington

BS in Pharmacy, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Research

Research Summary/Interests

  • Pharmacokinetics
  • Drug metabolism

Publications

  • Jing Wang, Yan Zhong, Steven G Carmella, J Bradley Hochalter, Diane Rauch, Andrew Oliver, Joni Jensen, Dorothy K Hatsukami, Pramod Upadhyaya, Stephen S Hecht and Cheryl Zimmerman. Phenanthrene metabolism in smokers: use of a two-step diagnostic plot approach to identify subjects with extensive metabolic activation. J Pharmacol Exp Ther 342(3): 750-60, 2012. (e-published June 6, 2012) PMID:22674470
  • James L Roerig, Kristen Steffen, Cheryl Zimmerman, James E Mitchell, Ross D Crosby and Li Cao. Preliminary comparison of sertraline levels in postbariatric surgery patients versus matched nonsurgical cohort. Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases 8(1): 62-66, 2012. (e-published Dec 15, 2010) PMID: 21256091
  • Zhong Y, Carmella SG, Upadhyaya P, Hochalter JB, Rauch D, Oliver A, Jensen J, Hatsukami D, Wang J, Zimmerman C and Hecht SS. Immediate consequences of cigarette smoking: rapid formation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon diol epoxides. Chemical Research in Toxicology 24(2): 246-52, 2011. (e-published Dec 27, 2010) PMID:21184614
  • Zhong Y, Wang J, Carmella SG, Hochalter JB, Rauch D, Oliver A, Jensen J, Hatsukami DK, Upadhyaya P, Zimmerman C and Hecht SS. Metabolism of [D10]phenanthrene to tetraols in smokers for potential lung cancer susceptibility assessment: comparison of oral and inhalation routes of administration. J Pharmacol Exp Ther 338(1): 353-61, 2011. (e-published Apr 22, 2011) PMID: 21515812
  • Laura A Maertens, Pramod Upadhyaya, Stephen S Hecht, and Cheryl L Zimmerman. Formation and distribution of NNK metabolites in an isolated perfused rat lung. Drug Metabolism and Disposition 38 (5): 752-760, 2010. (e-published, Feb 16, 2010) PMID: 20159989
  • André H Eriksson, Manthena VS Varma, Everett J Perkins and Cheryl L Zimmerman. The intestinal absorption of a prodrug of the mGlu2/3 receptor agonist LY354740 is mediated by PEPT1: in situ rat intestinal perfusion studies. J Pharmaceutical Sciences 99(3): 1574-81, 2010.
  • Manthena VS Varma, André H Eriksson, Geri Sawada, Youngeen A Pak, Everett J Perkins and Cheryl L Zimmerman. Transepithelial transport of the mGlu2/3 receptor agonist LY354740 and its prodrug LY544344. Drug Metabolism and Disposition 37(1): 211-220, 2009. (e-published October 6, 2008) doi: 10.1124/dmd.108.022012