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Krishnaswamy A, Cooper E.
An activity-dependent retrograde signal induces the expression of the high-affinity choline transporter in cholinergic neurons.
Department of Physiology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, H3G 1Y6, Canada.
Neuron. 2009 Jan 29;61(2):272-86.

Campanucci VA, Krishnaswamy A, Cooper E.
Mitochondrial reactive oxygen species inactivate neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptors and induce long-term depression of fast nicotinic synaptic transmission.
Department of Physiology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, H3G 1Y6, Canada.
J Neurosci. 2008 Feb 13;28(7):1733-44

Petitprez S, Tiab L, Chen L, Kappeler L, Rösler KM, Schorderet D, Abriel H, Burgunder JM.
A novel dominant mutation of the Nav1.4 alpha-subunit domain I leading to sodium channel myotonia.
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Lausanne, Switzerland.
Neurology. 2008 Nov 18;71(21):1669-75

Petitprez S, Jespersen T, Pruvot E, Keller DI, Corbaz C, Schläpfer J, Abriel H, Kucera JP.
Analyses of a Novel SCN5A Mutation (C1850S): Conduction vs. Repolarization Disorder Hypotheses in the Brugada Syndrome.
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Lausanne, Switzerland.
Cardiovasc Res.
2008 Feb 5 [Epub ahead of print]

Bar-Yehuda D, Korngreen A.
Space clamp problems when voltage clamping neurons expressing voltage-gated conductances.
Faculty of Life Sciences, Bar-Ilan Univ., Israel, Ramat-gan, Israel.
 J Neurophysiol. 2008 Jan 9 [Epub ahead of print]

Spivak CE, Lupica CR, Oz M.
The endocannabinoid anandamide inhibits the function of alpha4beta2 nicotinic acetylcholine receptors.
National Institute on Drug Abuse, Intramural Research Program, Cellular Neurobiology Branch, Electrophysiology Unit, 5500 Nathan Shock Drive, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA.
Mol Pharmacol. 2007 Oct;72(4):1024-32. Epub 2007 Jul 12.

Ganitkevich V, Reil S, Schwethelm B, Schroeter T, Benndorf K.
Dynamic responses of single cardiomyocytes to graded ischemia studied by oxygen clamp in on-chip picochambers.
Circ Res. 2006 Jul 21;99(2):165-71. Epub 2006 Jun 15.
PMID: 16778133 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE] 

Surber R, Bollensdorff C, Betge S, Zimmer T, Benndorf K.
K(ATP) channel current increases in postinfarction remodeled cardiomyocytes.
Pflugers Arch. 2006 Jul;452(4):428-34. Epub 2006 Mar 2.
PMID: 16518659 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Jespersen T, Gavillet B, van Bemmelen MX, Cordonier S, Thomas MA, Staub O, Abriel H.
Cardiac sodium channel Na(v)1.5 interacts with and is regulated by the protein tyrosine phosphatase PTPH1.
Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2006 Oct 6;348(4):1455-62. Epub 2006 Aug 10.
PMID: 16930557 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Gavillet B, Rougier JS, Domenighetti AA, Behar R, Boixel C, Ruchat P, Lehr HA, Pedrazzini T, Abriel H.

Cardiac sodium channel Nav1.5 is regulated by a multiprotein complex composed of syntrophins and dystrophin.
Circ Res. 2006 Aug 18;99(4):407-14. Epub 2006 Jul 20.
PMID: 16857961 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Camacho JA, Hensellek S, Rougier JS, Blechschmidt S, Abriel H, Benndorf K, Zimmer T.
Modulation of Nav1.5 channel function by an alternatively spliced sequence in the DII/DIII linker region.
J Biol Chem. 2006 Apr 7;281(14):9498-506. Epub 2006 Feb 8.
PMID: 16469732 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Boixel C, Gavillet B, Rougier JS, Abriel H.
Aldosterone increases voltage-gated sodium current in ventricular myocytes.
Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2006 Jun;290(6):H2257-66. Epub 2006 Jan 20.
PMID: 16428353 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Keller DI, Rougier JS, Kucera JP, Benammar N, Fressart V, Guicheney P, Madle A, Fromer M, Schläpfer J, Abriel H.
Brugada syndrome and fever: Genetic and molecular characterization of patients carrying SCN5A mutations. 
Cardiovasc Res. 2005 May 9;
Service of Cardiology, CHUV, Lausanne, Switzerland; Department of Cardiology, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland; INSERM U582, Institut de Myologie, IFR14, Pitie-Salpetriere Hospital, Paris, France.
PMID: 15890323 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE] 

Rougier JS, van Bemmelen MX, Bruce MC, Jespersen T, Gavillet B, Apotheloz F, Cordonier S, Staub O, Rotin D, Abriel H.
Molecular determinants of voltage-gated sodium channel regulation by the Nedd4/Nedd4-like proteins.
Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 2005 Mar;288(3):C692-701. Epub 2004 Nov 17.
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Service of Cardiology, University of Lausanne, Rue du Bugnon 27, CH-1005 Lausanne, Switzerland.
PMID: 15548568 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Haufe V, Cordeiro JM, Zimmer T, Wu YS, Schiccitano S, Benndorf K, Dumaine R.
Contribution of neuronal sodium channels to the cardiac fast sodium current INa is greater in dog heart Purkinje fibers than in ventricles.
Cardiovasc Res. 2005 Jan 1;65(1):117-27. Related Articles, Links
Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Institute of Physiology II, Teichgraben 8, 07740 Jena, Germany.
PMID: 15621039 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Rassadi S, Krishnaswamy A, Pié B, McConnell R, Jacob MH, Cooper E.
A null mutation for the alpha3 nicotinic acetylcholine (ACh) receptor gene abolishes fast synaptic activity in sympathetic ganglia and reveals that ACh output from developing preganglionic terminals is regulated in an activity-dependent retrograde manner.
Department of Physiology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, H3G 1Y6, Canada.
 J Neurosci. 2005 Sep 14;25(37):8555-66.

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