Selected Publications Before 2007

  • Cheng VY, et al. Anesthesiology — Gabapentin increases a tonic inhibitory conductance in hippocampal pyramidal neurons
  • Cheng VY, et al. J Neurosci — α5GABAA receptors mediate the amnestic but not sedative-hypnotic effects of the general anesthetic etomidate
  • Macdonald DS, et al. J Neurosci — Modulation of NMDA receptors by pituitary adenylate cyclase activating peptide in CA1 neurons requires G alpha q, protein kinase C, and activation of Src
  • Hemmings HC Jr, et al. Trends Pharmacol Sci — Emerging molecular mechanisms of general anesthetic action
  • Caraiscos VB, et al. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A — Tonic inhibition in mouse hippocampal CA1 pyramidal neurons is mediated by α5 subunit-containing γ-aminobutyric acid type A receptors
  • Caraiscos VB, et al. J Neurosci — Selective enhancement of tonic GABAergic inhibition in murine hippocampal neurons by low concentrations of the volatile anesthetic isoflurane
  • Yeung JY, et al. Mol Pharmacol — Tonically activated GABAA receptors in hippocampal neurons are high-affinity, low-conductance sensors for extracellular GABA
  • Kotecha SA, et al. Neuron — A D2 class dopamine receptor transactivates a receptor tyrosine kinase to inhibit NMDA receptor transmission
  • Bai D, et al. Mol Pharmacol — Distinct functional and pharmacological properties of tonic and quantal inhibitory postsynaptic currents mediated by γ-aminobutyric acid A receptors in hippocampal neurons
  • Iihara K, et al. J Neurosci — The influence of glutamate receptor 2 expression on excitotoxicity in Glur2 null mutant mice
  • Joo DT, et al. Anesthesiology — Blockade of AMPA receptors and volatile anesthetics: reduced anesthetic requirements in GluR2 null mutant mice for loss of the righting reflex and antinociception but not minimum alveolar concentration
  • Lei S, et al. Nat Neurosci — Cyclic GMP-dependent feedback inhibition of AMPA receptors is independent of PKG
  • Lu WY, et al. J Neurosci — In CA1 pyramidal neurons of the hippocampus protein kinase C regulates calcium-dependent inactivation of NMDA receptors
  • Bai D, et al. J Neurosci — The general anesthetic propofol slows deactivation and desensitization of GABAA receptors
  • Joo DT, et al. Anesthesiology — Blockade of glutamate receptors and barbiturate anesthesia: increased sensitivity to pentobarbital-induced anesthesia despite reduced inhibition of AMPA receptors in GluR2 null mutant mice
  • Lu WY, et al. Nat Neurosci — G-protein-coupled receptors act via protein kinase C and Src to regulate NMDA receptors
  • Orser BA, et al. Anesthesiology — Multiple mechanisms of ketamine blockade of N-methyl-D-aspartate receptors
  • Wang LY, et al. Nature — Regulation of NMDA receptors in cultured hippocampal neurons by protein phosphatases 1 and 2A
  • Orser BA, et al. J Neurosci — Propofol modulates activation and desensitization of GABAA receptors in cultured murine hippocampal neurons