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George Richard Benzinger III, MD, PhD

Associate Professor, Anesthesiology

Specialty Areas

Anesthesiology

Board Certifications

Anesthesiology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Anesthesia for liver transplant, medical education

  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Education

Education

M.D.: University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 2000
Ph.D.: Neurobiology, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 1998
B.S.: Biology, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California 1993

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

A guide wire uncoiling during a central line exchange.
Shields JC, Benzinger GR 3rd
Int Anesthesiol Clin. 2011 Spring; 49(2)102-7. doi: 10.1097/AIA.0b013e31820083a6.

PMID:
    21441808
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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BK channels with beta3a subunits generate use-dependent slow afterhyperpolarizing currents by an inactivation-coupled mechanism.
Zeng XH, Benzinger GR, Xia XM, Lingle CJ
J Neurosci. 2007 Apr 25; 27(17)4707-15.

PMID:
    17460083
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Direct observation of a preinactivated, open state in BK channels with beta2 subunits.
Benzinger GR, Xia XM, Lingle CJ
J Gen Physiol. 2006 Feb; 127(2)119-31.

PMID:
    16418401
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A specific interaction between the cardiac sodium channel and site-3 toxin anthopleurin B.
Benzinger GR, Kyle JW, Blumenthal KM, Hanck DA
J Biol Chem. 1998 Jan 2; 273(1)80-4.

PMID:
    9417050
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Differences in the binding sites of two site-3 sodium channel toxins.
Benzinger GR, Drum CL, Chen LQ, Kallen RG, Hanck DA, Hanck D
Pflugers Arch. 1997 Nov; 434(6)742-9.

PMID:
    9306007
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Multiple cationic residues of anthopleurin B that determine high affinity and channel isoform discrimination.
Khera PK, Benzinger GR, Lipkind G, Drum CL, Hanck DA, Blumenthal KM
Biochemistry. 1995 Jul 11; 34(27)8533-41.

PMID:
    7612595
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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