Publications

Functional connectivity in raphé-pontomedullary circuits supports active suppression of breathing during hypocapnic apnea.
J Neurophysiol 2015 Oct 22;114(4):2162-86. Epub 2015 Jul 22.
Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology, Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida;

Blood pressure changes alter tracheobronchial cough: computational model of the respiratory-cough network and in vivo experiments in anesthetized cats.
J Appl Physiol (1985) 2011 Sep 30;111(3):861-73. Epub 2011 Jun 30.
Dept. of Physiological Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Univ. of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA.

Ventrolateral medullary functional connectivity and the respiratory and central chemoreceptor-evoked modulation of retrotrapezoid-parafacial neurons.
J Neurophysiol 2011 Jun 9;105(6):2960-75. Epub 2011 Mar 9.
Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology and Neuroscience Program, School of Biomedical Sciences, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida 33612-4799, USA.

Central and peripheral chemoreceptors evoke distinct responses in simultaneously recorded neurons of the raphé-pontomedullary respiratory network.
Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 2009 Sep;364(1529):2501-16
Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology and Neuroscience Program, School of Biomedical Sciences, College of Medicine, University of South Florida, 12901 Bruce B. Downs Boulevard, Tampa, FL 33612-4799, USA.

Pontine-ventral respiratory column interactions through raphe circuits detected using multi-array spike train recordings.
J Neurophysiol 2009 Jun 18;101(6):2943-60. Epub 2009 Mar 18.
Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology, School of Biomedical Sciences, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida 33612-4799, USA.

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