Marilyn L. Curran, MD


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Academic Information

  • Departments: Family & Preventive Medicine - Adjunct Assistant Professor
  • Divisions: Family Medicine

Board Certification

  • American Board of Family Medicine

Academic Office Information

  • 801-539-8634
  • Central City Community Health Center
    Salt Lake City, UT 84111

Education History

Type School Degree
Residency University of Utah School of Medicine
Family & Community Medicine
Internship University of Utah School of Medicine
Family & Community Medicine
Professional Medical Northwestern University Medical School
Undergraduate Grinnell College

Selected Publications

Journal Article

  1. Moore J, Curran M, Wareing D, Fox A, Boyd N, Glynn G, Millar B, Daly G, Murphy P (2001 Apr). Investigation of infection with Campylobacter jejuni in a man with hypogammaglobulinaemia using PCR-single-stranded conformational polymorphism (PCR-SSCP) typing. Int J Med Microbiol, 291(1), 21-5.
  2. Parry BL, Curran ML, Stuenkel CA, Yokimozo M, Tam L, Powell KA, Gillin JC (2000 Nov). Can critically timed sleep deprivation be useful in pregnancy and postpartum depressions? J Affect Disord, 60(3), 201-12.
  3. Nolan M, Owen R, Curran M, Venables A (2000 Oct). Reconceptualising the outcomes of Continuing Professional Development. Int J Nurs Stud, 37(5), 457-67.
  4. Yamazaki K, Beauchamp GK, Curran M, Bard J, Boyse EA (2000 Sep 12). Parent-progeny recognition as a function of MHC odortype identity. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 97(19), 10500-2.
  5. Beauchamp GK, Curran M, Yamazaki K (2000 Sep). MHC-mediated fetal odourtypes expressed by pregnant females influence male associative behaviour. Anim Behav, 60(3), 289-295.
  6. Bard J, Yamazaki K, Curran M, Boyse EA, Beauchamp GK (2000 Jun). Effect of B2m gene disruption on MHC-determined odortypes. Immunogenetics, 51(7), 514-8.
  7. Kaefer M, Curran M, Treves ST, Bauer S, Hendren WH, Peters CA, Atala A, Diamond D, Retik A (2000 Apr). Sibling vesicoureteral reflux in multiple gestation births. Pediatrics, 105(4 Pt 1), 800-4.
  8. Prendergast DP, Halliday MI, McFerran NV, Curran M, McIhatton B, Middleton D, Fox MT, Wallace A (2000). A novel approach to analysis of phage clones by reference strand mediated conformation analysis. Dis Markers, 16(1-2), 29-31.
  9. Prendergast DP, Isla Halliday M, McFerran NV, Curran M, McIhatton B, Middleton D, Fox MT, Wallace A (2000). A novel approach to analysis of phage clones by reference strand mediated conformation analysis. Dis Markers, 16(1,2), 29-31.
  10. Granger DA, Schwartz EB, Booth A, Curran M, Zakaria D (1999 Jul). Assessing dehydroepiandrosterone in saliva: a simple radioimmunoassay for use in studies of children, adolescents and adults. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 24(5), 567-79.
  11. Clements K, Yates B, Curran M (1999 Jun). The prevalence of chronic knee injury in triathletes. Br J Sports Med, 33(3), 214-6.
  12. Roberts TJ, Nijland MJ, Curran M, Ross MG (1999 Jan). Maternal 1-deamino-8-D-arginine-vasopressin-induced sequential decreases in plasma sodium concentration: ovine fetal renal responses. Am J Obstet Gynecol, 180(1 Pt 1), 82-90.
  13. Nolan M, Morgan L, Curran M, Clayton J, Gerrish K, Parker K (1998 Nov 12-25). Evidence-based care: can we overcome the barriers? Br J Nurs, 7(20), 1273-8.
  14. Curran M, Hampson A (1998 May 14). National influenza surveillance 1997. Commun Dis Intell, 22(5), 69-74.
  15. Oligino L, Lung FD, Sastry L, Bigelow J, Cao T, Curran M, Burke TR Jr, Wang S, Krag D, Roller PP, King CR (1997 Nov 14). Nonphosphorylated peptide ligands for the Grb2 Src homology 2 domain. J Biol Chem, 272(46), 29046-52.
  16. Curran M, Harvey B, Crerar S, Oliver G, DSouza R, Myint H, Rann C, Andrews R (1997 Oct 2). Australia's notifiable diseases status, 1996. Annual report of the National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System. Commun Dis Intell, 21(20), 281-307.
  17. Curran M, Moser K (1997 Apr 17). National Influenza Surveillance 1996. Commun Dis Intell, 21(8), 101-5.
  18. Curran M, Middleton D, Edwardson J, Perry R, McKeith I, Morris C, Neill D (1997 Apr 14). HLA-DR antigens associated with major genetic risk for late-onset Alzheimer's disease. Neuroreport, 8(6), 1467-9.
  19. Penning SR, Cohen B, Tewari D, Curran M, Weber P (1997 Mar). Pregnancy complicated by vesical calculus and vesicocutaneous fistula. Am J Obstet Gynecol, 176(3), 728-9.
  20. Curran M, Herceg A (1997 Jan 9). Surveillance data in CDI. Commun Dis Intell, 21(1), 5-9.
  21. Mills D, Gold R, Curran M (1996 Nov). Healthcare reform: a survey of college health services. J Am Coll Health, 45(3), 106-117.
  22. Nolan M, Walker G, Nolan J, Williams S, Poland F, Curran M, Kent BC (1996 Aug). Entry to care: positive choice or fait accompli? developing a more proactive nursing response to the needs of older people and their carers. J Adv Nurs, 24(2), 265-74.
  23. Foster RS, Baniel J, Leibovitch I, Curran M, Bihrle R, Rowland R, Donohue JP (1996 Jun). Teratoma in the orchiectomy specimen and volume of metastasis are predictors of retroperitoneal teratoma in low stage nonseminomatous testis cancer. J Urol, 155(6), 1943-5.
  24. McDonagh P, Dupuis JY, Curran M, Kitts J, Wynands JE (1996 Feb). Pharmacodynamics of doxacurium during cardiac surgery with hypothermic cardiopulmonary bypass. Can J Anaesth, 43(2), 134-40.
  25. Miller DR, Bryson G, Martineau RJ, Kitts JB, Curran M, Bragg P, Watson JB, Hull K, Lindsay P (1995 Nov). Edrophonium requirements for reversal of deep neuromuscular block following infusion of mivacurium. Can J Anaesth, 42(11), 996-1002.
  26. Curran M, Keating M (1994 Dec). A polymorphic dinucleotide repeat in the second intron of HUMCLC. Hum Mol Genet, 3(12), 2264.
  27. Zimmerberg J, Blumenthal R, Sarkar DP, Curran M, Morris SJ (1994 Dec). Restricted movement of lipid and aqueous dyes through pores formed by influenza hemagglutinin during cell fusion. J Cell Biol, 127(6 Pt 2), 1885-94.
  28. Beauchamp GK, Yamazaki K, Curran M, Bard J, Boyse EA (1994). Fetal H-2 odortypes are evident in the urine of pregnant female mice. Immunogenetics, 39(2), 109-13.
  29. Roig RA, Curran M (1993 Sep). Healthcare's environment. Occup Health Saf, 62(9), 123-30.
  30. Curran M, Atkinson D, Timothy K, Vincent GM, Moss AJ, Leppert M, Keating M (1993 Aug). Locus heterogeneity of autosomal dominant long QT syndrome. J Clin Invest, 92(2), 799-803.
  31. Brodwick MS, Curran M, Edwards C (1992 Mar). Effects of osmotic stress on mast cell vesicles of the beige mouse. J Membr Biol, 126(2), 159-69.
  32. Curran M, Curran K (1991 Jan). The ethics of information. J Nurs Adm, 21(1), 47-9.
  33. Curran M (1989 Sep). Train of thought. Nurs Elder, 1(3), 9.
  34. Ladowski JS, Kormos RL, Uretsky BF, Lee A, Curran M, Clark R, Armitage JM, Griffith BP, Hardesty RL (1989 Mar-Apr). Posttransplantation diabetes mellitus in heart transplant recipients. J Heart Transplant, 8(2), 181-3.
  35. Inkelis SH, Smith M, Lubitz DS, Korber TE, Curran M (1988 Oct). Blast injuries from glass bottles containing dry ice. Ann Emerg Med, 17(10), 1087-90.
  36. Thomas EE, Puterman ML, Kawano E, Curran M (1988 Jun). Evaluation of seven immunoassays for detection of rotavirus in pediatric stool samples. J Clin Microbiol, 26(6), 1189-93.
  37. Kaplan BJ, Gravenstein N, Friedman WA, Blackmore J, Curran M (1987 Nov). Thoracic aortic occlusion: somatosensory evoked potential monitoring and neurologic outcome in a canine model. Surg Neurol, 28(5), 351-60.
  38. Zimmerberg J, Curran M, Cohen FS, Brodwick M (1987 Mar). Simultaneous electrical and optical measurements show that membrane fusion precedes secretory granule swelling during exocytosis of beige mouse mast cells. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 84(6), 1585-9.
  39. Eddy JL, Selgas-Cordes R, Curran M (1984 Feb). Cutaneous T-cell lymphoma. Am J Nurs, 84(2), 202-6.
  40. Eddy J, Cordes RS, Curran M (1981 Aug). Sam was dying... we had to help him live again. Nursing, 11(8), 42-5.
  41. Diederich D, Curran M, Odenbaugh A, Diederich A, Core E (1980-81). Extracorporeal treatment of erythrocytes in sickle cell anemia: hemoglobin carbamylation. Tex Rep Biol Med, 40, 313-22.
  42. Curran M, Seeman P (1979 Jan-Mar). Mechanisms of ethanol tolerance at a cholinergic nerve terminal. Drug Alcohol Depend, 4(1-2), 167-72.
  43. Balsdon MJ, Charlton B, Curran M, Singha HS (1978 Jun). A survey of attitudes of patients in a department of genitourinary medicine. Br J Vener Dis, 54(3), 199-200.
  44. Shapiro M, Bleho J, Curran M, Farrell K, Klein D, Weigensberg A, Weil K (1978 Jan 7). Problems in the control of hypertension in the community. Can Med Assoc J, 118(1), 37-40.
  45. Curran M, Seeman P (1977 Aug 26). Alcohol tolerance in a cholinergic nerve terminal: relation to the membrane expansion-fluidization theory of ethanol action. Science, 197(4306), 910-11.
  46. Curran M, Parry DJ (1975 Apr). Neuromuscular function in fast and slow muscles of genetically dystrophic mice. Exp Neurol, 47(1), 150-61.


  1. Curran M, Wiseman L (2001). Fulvestrant. [Review]. Drugs, 61(6), 807-13; discussion 814.
  2. Zimmerberg J, Curran M, Cohen FS (1991). A lipid/protein complex hypothesis for exocytotic fusion pore formation. [Review]. Ann N Y Acad Sci, 635, 307-17.


  1. Curran ML, Delaney A (1982 Nov). Oxygen analyzers create liability if not used consistently. Hosp Risk Manage (4(11), pp. 152-5).