Faculty Publications

  • Baumgarten CM. Cardiac bioelectricity. In: Encyclopedia of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, 2nd Ed. Wnek G, Bowlin G, Eds., Taylor & Francis, New York, pp. 480-490, 2008.
  • Bernier LP, Ase AR, Tong X, Hamel E, Blais D, Zhao Q, Logothetis D and Seguela P. Direct modulation of P2X1 receptor-channels by the lipid phosphatidylinositol 4,5-bisphosphate. Mol.Pharmacol. 2008.
  • Costanzo, L. BRS Physiology Cases and Problems, 3rd Edition, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2008. Carvalho H and Pittman RN. Longitudinal and radial gradients of PO(2) in the hamster cheek pouch microcirculation. Microcirculation 15: 3: 215-224, 2008.
  • Chen K, Piknova B, Pittman RN, Schechter AN and Popel AS. Nitric oxide from nitrite reduction by hemoglobin in the plasma and erythrocytes. Nitric Oxide 18: 1: 47-60, 2008.
  • Chen K, Pittman RN and Popel AS. Nitric oxide in the vasculature: where does it come from and where does it go? A quantitative perspective. Antioxid.Redox Signal. 10: 7: 1185-1198, 2008.
  • Costanzo RM and Perrino LA. Peak in matrix metaloproteinases-2 levels observed during recovery from olfactory nerve injury Neuroreport 19: 3: 327-331, 2008.
  • DuBois, G.E., DeSimone, J.A., and Lyall, V. Chemistry of Gustatory Stimuli. In: A.I. Basbaum, A. Kaneko, G.M. Shepherd, and G. Westheimer, editors The Senses. A Comprehensive Reference. Vol 4, Olfaction & Taste, S. Firestein and G.K. Beauchamp. San Diego: Academic Press; 2008. p. 27-74.
  • DeSimone, J.A., and Lyall, V. Amiloride-Sensitive Ion Channels. In: A.I. Basbaum, A. Kaneko, G.M. Shepherd, and G. Westheimer, editors The Senses. A Comprehensive Reference. Vol 4, Olfaction & Taste, S. Firestein and G.K. Beauchamp. San Diego: Academic Press; 2008. p. 281-288.
  • Golub AS, Barker MC and Pittman RN. Microvascular oxygen tension in the rat mesentery. Am.J.Physiol.Heart Circ.Physiol. 294: 1: H21-8, 2008.
  • Golub AS and Pittman RN. PO2 measurements in the microcirculation using phosphorescence quenching microscopy at high magnification. Am.J.Physiol.Heart Circ.Physiol. 294: 6: H2905-16, 2008.
  • Goodman, JE., RJ. Witorsch, EE McConnell, IG Sipes, TM Slayon, CJ Yu, AM. Franz, lR Rhomberg. Weight-of-evaluation of reproductive and developmental effects of low doses of bisphenol A: Critical Reviews in Toxicology. 2008 In Press.
  • Hu W, Li F, Mahavadi S and Murthy KS. Interleukin-1beta up-regulates RGS4 through the canonical IKK2/IkappaBalpha/NF-kappaB pathway in rabbit colonic smooth muscle. Biochem.J. 412: 1: 35-43, 2008.
  • Katsumata T, Nakakuki H, Tokunaga C, Fujii N, Egi M, Phan TH, Mummalaneni S, Desimone JA and Lyall V. Effect of Maillard Reacted Peptides on Human Salt Taste and the Amiloride-Insensitive Salt Taste Receptor (TRPV1t). Chem.Senses 2008.
  • Makhlouf, G.M. and Murthy, K.S. Smooth muscle of the gut. In: Textbook of Gastroenterology, Fifth Edition, Chapter 6 p103-134; (Editor. T. Yamada) Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia, USA, 2008.
  • Murthy KS. Contractile agonists attenuate cGMP levels by stimulating phosphorylation of cGMP-specific PDE5; an effect mediated by RhoA/PKC-dependent inhibition of protein phosphatase 1. Br.J.Pharmacol. 153: 6: 1214-1224, 2008.
  • Murthy KS. Inhibitory phosphorylation of soluble guanylyl cyclase by muscarinic m2 receptors via G-beta-gamma-dependent activation of c-Src kinase. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 325: 1: 183-189, 2008.
  • Murthy KS. Inhibitory phosphorylation of soluble guanylyl cyclase by muscarinic m2 receptors via Gbetagamma-dependent activation of c-Src kinase. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 325: 1: 183-189, 2008.
  • Murthy KS, Mahavadi S, Huang J, Zhou H and Sriwai W. Phosphorylation of GRK2 by PKA augments GRK2-mediated phosphorylation, internalization, and desensitization of VPAC2 receptors in smooth muscle. Am.J.Physiol.Cell.Physiol. 294: 2: C477-87, 2008.
  • Murthy KS and Sriwai W. Stimulatory phosphorylation of cAMP-specific PDE4D5 by contractile agonists is mediated by PKC-dependent inactivation of protein phosphatase 2A. Am.J.Physiol.Gastrointest.Liver Physiol. 294: 1: G327-35, 2008.
  • Qiao LY, Gulick MA, Bowers J, Kuemmerle JF and Grider JR. Differential changes in brain-derived neurotrophic factor and extracellular signal-regulated kinase in rat primary afferent pathways with colitis. Neurogastroenterol.Motil. 928-938, 2008.
  • Ren Z, Raucci FJ,Jr, Browe DM and Baumgarten CM. Regulation of swelling-activated Cl(-) current by angiotensin II signalling and NADPH oxidase in rabbit ventricle. Cardiovasc.Res. 77: 1: 73-80, 2008.
  • Schwob, J. E. and R. M. Costanzo. Regeneration of the Olfactory Epithelium. In: Basbaum, A. I., Kaneko, A., Shepherd, G. M., and Westheimer, G, editors, In: The Senses: A Comprehensive Reference, Vol 4, Olfaction and Taste, Smith, D. V., S. Firestein, and G. K. Beauchamp, eds. San Diego, Academic Press. 2008, p. 591-612.
  • Sedaghat H, Wood MA, Cain JW, Cheng CK, Baumgarten CM and Chan DM. Complex temporal patterns of spontaneous initiation and termination of reentry in a loop of cardiac tissue. J.Theor.Biol. 2008.
  • Sharan M, Vovenko EP, Vadapalli A, Popel AS and Pittman RN. Experimental and theoretical studies of oxygen gradients in rat pial microvessels. J.Cereb.Blood Flow Metab. 2008.
  • Sriwai W, Zhou H and Murthy KS. G(q)-dependent signalling by the lysophosphatidic acid receptor LPA(3) in gastric smooth muscle: reciprocal regulation of MYPT1 phosphorylation by Rho kinase and cAMP-independent PKA. Biochem.J. 411: 3: 543-551, 2008.
  • Torres Filho IP, Terner J, Pittman RN, Proffitt E and Ward KR. Measurement of hemoglobin oxygen saturation using Raman microspectroscopy and 532-nm excitation. J.Appl.Physiol. 104: 6: 1809-1817, 2008.
  • Torres LN, Pittman RN and Torres Filho IP. Microvascular blood flow and oxygenation during hemorrhagic hypotension. Microvasc.Res. 75: 2: 217-226, 2008.
  • Xu X, Jiang M, Hsu KL, Zhang M and Tseng GN. KCNQ1 and KCNE1 in the IKs channel complex make state-dependent contacts in their extracellular domains. J.Gen.Physiol. 131: 6: 589-603, 2008.
  • Xu X, Recanatini M, Roberti M and Tseng GN. Probing the binding sites and mechanisms of action of two human ether-a-go-go-related gene channel activators, 1,3-bis-(2-hydroxy-5-trifluoromethyl-phenyl)-urea (NS1643) and 2-[2-(3,4-dichloro-phenyl)-2,3-dihydro-1H-isoindol-5-ylamino]-nicotinic acid (PD307243). Mol.Pharmacol. 73: 6: 1709-1721, 2008.