Publications by authors named "Stanko S Stojilkovic"

100Publications

Expression and Role of Thyrotropin Receptors in Proopiomelanocortin-Producing Pituitary Cells.

Thyroid 2021 Jan 12. Epub 2021 Jan 12.

Section on Cellular Signaling, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA.

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January 2021

Update of P2X receptor properties and their pharmacology: IUPHAR Review 30.

Br J Pharmacol 2021 Feb 21;178(3):489-514. Epub 2020 Dec 21.

Department of Medical Sciences, Section of Experimental Medicine, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy.

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February 2021

Cell-Type-Specific Expression Pattern of Proton-Sensing Receptors and Channels in Pituitary Gland.

Biophys J 2020 Dec 22;119(11):2335-2348. Epub 2020 Oct 22.

Section on Cellular Signaling, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, Maryland. Electronic address:

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December 2020

The sex-specific patterns of changes in hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal axis during experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis.

Brain Behav Immun 2020 10 24;89:233-244. Epub 2020 Jun 24.

Institute for Biological Research "Sinisa Stankovic"- National Institute of Republic of Serbia, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia. Electronic address:

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October 2020

Divergent expression patterns of pituitary gonadotropin subunit and GnRH receptor genes to continuous GnRH in vitro and in vivo.

Sci Rep 2019 12 27;9(1):20098. Epub 2019 Dec 27.

Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, 20892, USA.

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December 2019

Cell Type- and Sex-Dependent Transcriptome Profiles of Rat Anterior Pituitary Cells.

Front Endocrinol (Lausanne) 2019 18;10:623. Epub 2019 Sep 18.

Section on Cellular Signaling, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, MD, United States.

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September 2019

Distinct Expression Patterns of Osteopontin and Dentin Matrix Protein 1 Genes in Pituitary Gonadotrophs.

Front Endocrinol (Lausanne) 2019 17;10:248. Epub 2019 Apr 17.

Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, MD, United States.

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April 2019

Characterization of the antagonist actions of 5-BDBD at the rat P2X4 receptor.

Neurosci Lett 2019 01 23;690:219-224. Epub 2018 Oct 23.

Section on Cellular Signaling, TheEunice Kennedy ShiverNational Institute of Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, United States.

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January 2019

Schwann-Cell-Specific Deletion of Phosphatidylinositol 4-Kinase Alpha Causes Aberrant Myelination.

Cell Rep 2018 06;23(10):2881-2890

Section on Molecular Signal Transduction, Program for Developmental Neuroscience, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA. Electronic address:

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June 2018

Editorial: Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone Receptor Signaling and Functions.

Front Endocrinol (Lausanne) 2018 4;9:143. Epub 2018 Apr 4.

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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April 2018

Opposing Roles of Calcium and Intracellular ATP on Gating of the Purinergic P2X2 Receptor Channel.

Int J Mol Sci 2018 Apr 11;19(4). Epub 2018 Apr 11.

Section on Cellular Signaling, National Institutes of Child Health and Human Development, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA.

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April 2018

Signaling pathways regulating pituitary functions.

Mol Cell Endocrinol 2018 03;463:1-3

Section on Cellular Signaling, NICHD, National Institutes of Health, Bldg. 10, Room 8N240, 10 Center Drive, Bethesda, MD, 20892-1829, United States. Electronic address:

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March 2018

Intrinsic and Regulated Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone Receptor Gene Transcription in Mammalian Pituitary Gonadotrophs.

Front Endocrinol (Lausanne) 2017 4;8:221. Epub 2017 Sep 4.

Department of Neurobiology, Institute for Biological Research "Sinisa Stankovic", University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia.

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September 2017

Deciphering the regulation of P2X4 receptor channel gating by ivermectin using Markov models.

PLoS Comput Biol 2017 Jul 14;13(7):e1005643. Epub 2017 Jul 14.

Department of Physiology, McGill University, Montreal, Québec, Canada.

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July 2017

Neurotransmitter receptors as signaling platforms in anterior pituitary cells.

Mol Cell Endocrinol 2018 03 3;463:49-64. Epub 2017 Jul 3.

Sections on Cellular Signaling, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA.

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March 2018

Common and diverse elements of ion channels and receptors underlying electrical activity in endocrine pituitary cells.

Mol Cell Endocrinol 2018 03 24;463:23-36. Epub 2017 Jun 24.

Section on Cellular Signaling, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA.

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March 2018

Ion Channels of Pituitary Gonadotrophs and Their Roles in Signaling and Secretion.

Front Endocrinol (Lausanne) 2017 9;8:126. Epub 2017 Jun 9.

Department of Cellular and Molecular Neuroendocrinology, Institute of Physiology Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czechia.

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June 2017

Interactions of Pannexin1 channels with purinergic and NMDA receptor channels.

Biochim Biophys Acta Biomembr 2018 Jan 4;1860(1):166-173. Epub 2017 Apr 4.

Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA. Electronic address:

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January 2018

Modeling the diversity of spontaneous and agonist-induced electrical activity in anterior pituitary corticotrophs.

J Neurophysiol 2017 06 22;117(6):2298-2311. Epub 2017 Feb 22.

Laboratory of Biological Modeling, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland.

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June 2017

Tonotopic action potential tuning of maturing auditory neurons through endogenous ATP.

J Physiol 2017 02 28;595(4):1315-1337. Epub 2016 Dec 28.

Institute of Biology, Faculty of Biosciences, Pharmacy and Psychology, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany.

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February 2017

The relationship between basal and regulated Gnrhr expression in rodent pituitary gonadotrophs.

Mol Cell Endocrinol 2016 12 26;437:302-311. Epub 2016 Aug 26.

Section on Cellular Signaling, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892-4510, United States. Electronic address:

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December 2016

Characterization of GPR101 transcript structure and expression patterns.

J Mol Endocrinol 2016 08 9;57(2):97-111. Epub 2016 Jun 9.

Section on Endocrinology and GeneticsEunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, Maryland, USA

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August 2016

Screening for GPR101 defects in pediatric pituitary corticotropinomas.

Endocr Relat Cancer 2016 06 1;23(5):357-365. Epub 2016 Jun 1.

C Stratakis, Program on Developmental Endocrinology and Genetics, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, United States

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June 2016

Spontaneous and CRH-Induced Excitability and Calcium Signaling in Mice Corticotrophs Involves Sodium, Calcium, and Cation-Conducting Channels.

Endocrinology 2016 Apr 22;157(4):1576-89. Epub 2016 Feb 22.

Department of Cellular and Molecular Neuroendocrinology, Institute of Physiology Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, 142 20 Prague 4, Czech Republic (H.Z.); and Sections on Cellular Signaling (H.Z., M.T., M.K., S.S.S.) and Endocrine Physiology (G.A.), Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892-4510.

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April 2016

Calcium signaling properties of a thyrotroph cell line, mouse TαT1 cells.

Cell Calcium 2015 Dec 25;58(6):598-605. Epub 2015 Sep 25.

Section on Cellular Signaling, The Eunice Kennedy Shiver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892-4510, United States. Electronic address:

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December 2015

Cell Type-Specific Sexual Dimorphism in Rat Pituitary Gene Expression During Maturation.

Biol Reprod 2015 Jul 10;93(1):21. Epub 2015 Jun 10.

Section on Cellular Signaling, Program in Developmental Neuroscience, The Eunice Kennedy Shiver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland

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July 2015

Purinergic signaling pathways in endocrine system.

Auton Neurosci 2015 Sep 25;191:102-16. Epub 2015 Apr 25.

Section on Cellular Signaling, Program in Developmental Neuroscience, The Eunice Kennedy Shiver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892-4510, United States. Electronic address:

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September 2015

Paliperidone and aripiprazole differentially affect the strength of calcium-secretion coupling in female pituitary lactotrophs.

Sci Rep 2015 Mar 10;5:8902. Epub 2015 Mar 10.

Clinical Trials Unit, Kennedy Krieger Institute/Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205.

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March 2015

Role of domain calcium in purinergic P2X2 receptor channel desensitization.

Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 2015 May 11;308(9):C729-36. Epub 2015 Feb 11.

From the Section on Cellular Signaling, Program in Developmental Neuroscience, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland;

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May 2015

Identification of functionally important residues of the rat P2X4 receptor by alanine scanning mutagenesis of the dorsal fin and left flipper domains.

PLoS One 2014 14;9(11):e112902. Epub 2014 Nov 14.

Department of Cellular and Molecular Neuroendocrinology, Institute of Physiology Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic.

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December 2015

Loss of basal and TRH-stimulated Tshb expression in dispersed pituitary cells.

Endocrinology 2015 Jan;156(1):242-54

Section on Cellular Signaling (P.B.-S., M.K., I.B., M.T., M.M.J., S.S.S.), The Eunice Kennedy Shiver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892-4510; and Department of Physiology and Biophysics (P.B.-S., M.T.N.), Institute of Biomedical Sciences, University of São Paulo, 05508-000 São Paulo, SP, Brazil.

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January 2015

Allosteric regulation of the P2X4 receptor channel pore dilation.

Pflugers Arch 2015 Apr 11;467(4):713-26. Epub 2014 Jun 11.

Department of Cellular and Molecular Neuroendocrinology, Institute of Physiology Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic.

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April 2015

Structural and functional properties of the rat P2X4 purinoreceptor extracellular vestibule during gating.

Front Cell Neurosci 2014 29;8. Epub 2014 Jan 29.

Department of Cellular and Molecular Neuroendocrinology, Institute of Physiology of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic Prague, Czech Republic.

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February 2014

Two open states of P2X receptor channels.

Front Cell Neurosci 2013 Nov 14;7:215. Epub 2013 Nov 14.

Section on Cellular Signaling, Program in Developmental Neuroscience, The Eunice Kennedy Shiver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health Bethesda, MD, USA.

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November 2013

Female-specific induction of rat pituitary dentin matrix protein-1 by GnRH.

Mol Endocrinol 2013 Nov 1;27(11):1840-55. Epub 2013 Oct 1.

Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Building 49, Room 6A-36, 49 Convent Drive, Bethesda, Maryland 20892-4510. or

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November 2013

P2X receptor channels in endocrine glands.

Wiley Interdiscip Rev Membr Transp Signal 2013 ;2(4):173-180

Section on Cellular Signaling, Program in Developmental Neuroscience, The Eunice Kennedy Shiver National Institutes of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892-4510.

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January 2013

The role of cyclic nucleotides in pituitary lactotroph functions.

Front Endocrinol (Lausanne) 2013 Sep 13;4:122. Epub 2013 Sep 13.

Section on Cellular Signaling, Program in Developmental Neuroscience, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health , Bethesda, MD , USA.

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September 2013

Regulation of ATP-gated P2X channels: from redox signaling to interactions with other proteins.

Antioxid Redox Signal 2014 Aug 25;21(6):953-70. Epub 2013 Sep 25.

1 Section on Cellular Signaling, Program in Developmental Neuroscience, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health , Bethesda, Maryland.

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August 2014

Dual gating mechanism and function of P2X7 receptor channels.

Biophys J 2013 Jun;104(12):2612-21

Department of Physiology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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June 2013

cAMP-mediated stabilization of fusion pores in cultured rat pituitary lactotrophs.

J Neurosci 2013 May;33(18):8068-78

Centre for Environmental and Marine Studies, Departamento de Biologia, Universidade de Aveiro, 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal.

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May 2013

Multiple roles of the extracellular vestibule amino acid residues in the function of the rat P2X4 receptor.

PLoS One 2013 21;8(3):e59411. Epub 2013 Mar 21.

Department of Cellular and Molecular Neuroendocrinology, Institute of Physiology of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic.

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September 2013

Acute effects of hexabromocyclododecane on Leydig cell cyclic nucleotide signaling and steroidogenesis in vitro.

Toxicol Lett 2013 Mar 21;218(1):81-90. Epub 2013 Jan 21.

Laboratory for Ecotoxicology, Department of Biology and Ecology, University of Novi Sad Faculty of Sciences, 21000 Novi Sad, Serbia.

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March 2013

Multiple cholinergic signaling pathways in pituitary gonadotrophs.

Endocrinology 2013 Jan 16;154(1):421-33. Epub 2012 Nov 16.

Institute of Physiology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Vídenská 1083, 142 20 Prague 4, Czech Republic.

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January 2013

The opposite roles of glucocorticoid and α1-adrenergic receptors in stress triggered apoptosis of rat Leydig cells.

Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 2013 Jan 13;304(1):E51-9. Epub 2012 Nov 13.

Reproductive Endocrinology and Signaling Group, Department of Biology and Ecology, Faculty of Sciences, University of Novi Sad, Novi Sad, Serbia.

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January 2013

Atrazine acts as an endocrine disrupter by inhibiting cAMP-specific phosphodiesterase-4.

Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 2012 Nov 27;265(1):19-26. Epub 2012 Sep 27.

Section on Cellular Signaling, Program in Developmental Neuroscience, NICHD, NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA.

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November 2012

Gating properties of the P2X2a and P2X2b receptor channels: experiments and mathematical modeling.

J Gen Physiol 2012 May;139(5):333-48

Laboratory of Biological Modeling, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA.

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May 2012

Conserved ectodomain cysteines are essential for rat P2X7 receptor trafficking.

Purinergic Signal 2012 Jun;8(2):317-25

Department of Cellular and Molecular Neuroendocrinology, Institute of Physiology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic.

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June 2012

Molecular mechanisms of pituitary endocrine cell calcium handling.

Cell Calcium 2012 Mar-Apr;51(3-4):212-21. Epub 2011 Dec 3.

Section on Cellular Signaling, Program in Developmental Neuroscience, NICHD, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892-4510, United States.

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August 2012

The expression and role of hyperpolarization-activated and cyclic nucleotide-gated channels in endocrine anterior pituitary cells.

Mol Endocrinol 2012 Jan 1;26(1):153-64. Epub 2011 Dec 1.

Section on Cellular Signaling, Program in Developmental Neuroscience, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892-4510, USA.

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January 2012

Calcium-dependent block of P2X7 receptor channel function is allosteric.

J Gen Physiol 2011 Oct 12;138(4):437-52. Epub 2011 Sep 12.

Section on Cellular Signaling, Program in Developmental Neuroscience, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA.

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October 2011

Characterization of novel Pannexin 1 isoforms from rat pituitary cells and their association with ATP-gated P2X channels.

Gen Comp Endocrinol 2011 Nov 1;174(2):202-10. Epub 2011 Sep 1.

Section on Cellular Signaling, Program in Developmental Neuroscience, NICHD, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892-4510, USA.

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November 2011

Norepinephrine causes a biphasic change in mammalian pinealocye membrane potential: role of alpha1B-adrenoreceptors, phospholipase C, and Ca2+.

Endocrinology 2011 Oct 9;152(10):3842-51. Epub 2011 Aug 9.

Department of Cellular and Molecular Neuroendocrinology, Institute of Physiology of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, 142 20 Prague 4, Czech Republic.

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October 2011

Activation and regulation of purinergic P2X receptor channels.

Pharmacol Rev 2011 Sep 7;63(3):641-83. Epub 2011 Jul 7.

Section on Cellular Signaling, Program in Developmental Neuroscience, National Institute of Child Health and Human Developmant, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892-4510, USA.

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September 2011

Allosteric modulation of ATP-gated P2X receptor channels.

Rev Neurosci 2011 16;22(3):335-54. Epub 2011 Mar 16.

Section on Cellular Signaling, Program in Developmental Neuroscience, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892-4510, USA.

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August 2011

Role of nonselective cation channels in spontaneous and protein kinase A-stimulated calcium signaling in pituitary cells.

Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 2011 Aug 17;301(2):E370-9. Epub 2011 May 17.

National Institute of Child Health and Human Development/NIH, 49 Convent Dr., Bethesda, MD 20892-4510, USA.

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August 2011

P2X7 receptor-deficient mice are susceptible to bone cancer pain.

Pain 2011 Aug 11;152(8):1766-1776. Epub 2011 May 11.

Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapy, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Copenhagen University, Copenhagen, Denmark Center for Ageing and Osteoporosis, Research Centre Glostrup, Glostrup Hospital, Denmark Odense University Hospital, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA.

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August 2011

Expression and roles of pannexins in ATP release in the pituitary gland.

Endocrinology 2011 Jun 5;152(6):2342-52. Epub 2011 Apr 5.

Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, Maryland 20892-4510, USA.

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June 2011

Structural insights into the function of P2X4: an ATP-gated cation channel of neuroendocrine cells.

Cell Mol Neurobiol 2010 Nov 25;30(8):1251-8. Epub 2010 Nov 25.

Section on Cellular Signaling, Program in Developmental Neuroscience, NICHD, National Institutes of Health, Bldg. 49, Room 6A-36, 49 Convent Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892-4510, USA.

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November 2010

Experimental characterization and mathematical modeling of P2X7 receptor channel gating.

J Neurosci 2010 Oct;30(42):14213-24

Section on Cellular Signaling, Program in Developmental Neuroscience, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, and Laboratory of Biological Modeling, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892-4510, USA.

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October 2010

Ion channels and signaling in the pituitary gland.

Endocr Rev 2010 Dec 21;31(6):845-915. Epub 2010 Jul 21.

Program in Developmental Neuroscience, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Building 49, Room 6A-36, 49 Convent Drive, Bethesda, Maryland 20892-4510, USA.

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December 2010

Characterization of purinergic P2X4 receptor channels expressed in anterior pituitary cells.

Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 2010 Mar 15;298(3):E644-51. Epub 2009 Dec 15.

Section on Cellular Signaling, Program in Developmental Neuroscience, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892-4510, USA.

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March 2010

Dependence of multidrug resistance protein-mediated cyclic nucleotide efflux on the background sodium conductance.

Mol Pharmacol 2010 Feb 10;77(2):270-9. Epub 2009 Nov 10.

National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, MD 20892-4510, USA.

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February 2010

Purinergic regulation of hypothalamopituitary functions.

Trends Endocrinol Metab 2009 Nov 1;20(9):460-8. Epub 2009 Oct 1.

Section on Cellular Signaling, Program in Developmental Neuroscience, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892-4510, USA.

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November 2009

Reactive oxygen species potentiate the P2X2 receptor activity through intracellular Cys430.

J Neurosci 2009 Sep;29(39):12284-91

Departamentos de Fisiología, Facultad de Ciencias Biológicas, Centro Regulación Celular y Patología Prof J V Luco, Instituto Milenio de Biología Fundamental y Aplicada, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile.

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September 2009

Dependence of STIM1/Orai1-mediated calcium entry on plasma membrane phosphoinositides.

J Biol Chem 2009 Jul 29;284(31):21027-35. Epub 2009 May 29.

Sections on molecular signal transduction, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA.

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July 2009

Signaling by purinergic receptors and channels in the pituitary gland.

Mol Cell Endocrinol 2010 Jan 23;314(2):184-91. Epub 2009 May 23.

Section on Cellular Signaling, Program in Developmental Neuroscience, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892-4510, USA.

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January 2010

Functional relevance of aromatic residues in the first transmembrane domain of P2X receptors.

J Neurochem 2009 May;109(3):923-34

Department of Cellular and Molecular Neuroendocrinology, Institute of Physiology of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic.

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May 2009

Multiple roles of Gi/o protein-coupled receptors in control of action potential secretion coupling in pituitary lactotrophs.

Ann N Y Acad Sci 2009 Jan;1152:174-86

Section on Cellular Signaling, Program in Developmental Neuroscience, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892-4510, USA.

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January 2009

The P2X7 receptor channel pore dilates under physiological ion conditions.

J Gen Physiol 2008 Nov 13;132(5):563-73. Epub 2008 Oct 13.

Section on Cellular Signaling, Program in Developmental Neuroscience, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA.

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November 2008

Molecular, pharmacological and functional properties of GABA(A) receptors in anterior pituitary cells.

J Physiol 2008 Jul 1;586(13):3097-111. Epub 2008 May 1.

Section on Cellular Signalling, Program in Developmental Neuroscience, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892-4510, USA.

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July 2008

Identification of P2X(4) receptor transmembrane residues contributing to channel gating and interaction with ivermectin.

Pflugers Arch 2008 Aug 22;456(5):939-50. Epub 2008 Apr 22.

Department of Cellular and Molecular Neuroendocrinology, Institute of Physiology of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Vídenská 1083, 142 20, Prague 4, Czech Republic.

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August 2008

Release and extracellular metabolism of ATP by ecto-nucleotidase eNTPDase 1-3 in hypothalamic and pituitary cells.

Purinergic Signal 2005 Jun 7;1(2):135-44. Epub 2005 Mar 7.

Section on Cellular Signaling, Endocrinology and Reproduction Research Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA.

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June 2005

Dopamine inhibits basal prolactin release in pituitary lactotrophs through pertussis toxin-sensitive and -insensitive signaling pathways.

Endocrinology 2008 Apr 20;149(4):1470-9. Epub 2007 Dec 20.

National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, 49 Convent Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892-4510, USA.

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April 2008

Hydroxyurea nitrosylates and activates soluble guanylyl cyclase in human erythroid cells.

Blood 2008 Feb 9;111(3):1117-23. Epub 2007 Nov 9.

Laboratory of Experimental Hematology, Institute for Medical Research, Belgrade, Serbia.

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February 2008

Role of aromatic and charged ectodomain residues in the P2X(4) receptor functions.

J Neurochem 2007 Aug;102(4):1139-50

Section on Cellular Signaling, NICHD, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892-4510, USA.

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August 2007

Mechanism of spontaneous and receptor-controlled electrical activity in pituitary somatotrophs: experiments and theory.

J Neurophysiol 2007 Jul 9;98(1):131-44. Epub 2007 May 9.

Laboratory of Biological Modeling, NIDDK, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA.

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July 2007

Cloning and functional identification of novel endothelin receptor type A isoforms in pituitary.

Mol Endocrinol 2007 May 20;21(5):1192-204. Epub 2007 Feb 20.

Section on Cellular Signaling, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), National Institutes of Health (NIH), Building 49, Room 6A-36, 49 Convent Drive, Bethesda, Maryland 20892-4510, USA.

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May 2007

Molecular cloning and characterization of alpha1-soluble guanylyl cyclase gene promoter in rat pituitary cells.

J Mol Endocrinol 2006 Dec;37(3):503-15

Section on Cellular Signaling, Endocrinology and Reproduction Research Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892-4510, USA.

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December 2006

Pituitary cell type-specific electrical activity, calcium signaling and secretion.

Biol Res 2006 7;39(3):403-23. Epub 2006 Nov 7.

Section on Cellular Signaling, Endocrinology and Reproduction Research Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892-4510, USA.

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May 2007

Effects of testosterone on hormonal content and calcium-dependent basal secretion in female rat pituitary cells.

J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 2007 Feb 2;103(2):149-57. Epub 2006 Nov 2.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical University Luebeck, Ratzeburger Allee 160, 23538 Luebeck, Germany.

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February 2007

Participation of the Lys313-Ile333 sequence of the purinergic P2X4 receptor in agonist binding and transduction of signals to the channel gate.

J Biol Chem 2006 Oct 5;281(43):32649-59. Epub 2006 Sep 5.

Section on Cellular Signaling, Endocrinology and Reproduction Research Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, 49 Convent Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892-4510, USA.

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October 2006

Identification of P2X4 receptor-specific residues contributing to the ivermectin effects on channel deactivation.

Biochem Biophys Res Commun 2006 Oct 22;349(2):619-25. Epub 2006 Aug 22.

Department of Cellular and Molecular Neuroendocrinology, Institute of Physiology, ASCR, Prague, Czech Republic.

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October 2006

ZD7288 inhibits exocytosis in an HCN-independent manner and downstream of voltage-gated calcium influx in pituitary lactotrophs.

Biochem Biophys Res Commun 2006 Aug 9;346(3):845-50. Epub 2006 Jun 9.

Section on Cellular Signaling, Endocrinology and Reproduction Research Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892-4510, USA.

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August 2006

Dependence of electrical activity and calcium influx-controlled prolactin release on adenylyl cyclase signaling pathway in pituitary lactotrophs.

Mol Endocrinol 2006 Sep 27;20(9):2231-46. Epub 2006 Apr 27.

Section on Cellular Signaling, Endocrinology and Reproduction Research Branch/National Institute of Child Health and Human Development/National Institutes of Health, Building 49, Room 6A-36, 49 Convent Drive, Bethesda, Maryland 20892-4510, USA.

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September 2006

Contribution of multidrug resistance protein MRP5 in control of cyclic guanosine 5'-monophosphate intracellular signaling in anterior pituitary cells.

Endocrinology 2006 Jul 13;147(7):3435-45. Epub 2006 Apr 13.

Endocrinology and Reproduction Research Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Building 49, Room 6A-36, 49 Convent Drive, Bethesda, Maryland 20892-4510, USA.

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July 2006

Roles of purinergic P2X receptors as pacemaking channels and modulators of calcium-mobilizing pathway in pituitary gonadotrophs.

Mol Endocrinol 2006 Jun 16;20(6):1423-36. Epub 2006 Mar 16.

Section on Cellular Signaling, Endocrinology and Reproduction Research Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Building 49, Room 6A-36, 49 Convent Drive, Bethesda, Maryland 20892-4510, USA.

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June 2006

Hydroxyurea induces the eNOS-cGMP pathway in endothelial cells.

Blood 2006 Jul 9;108(1):184-91. Epub 2006 Mar 9.

Institute of Medical Research, and the Institute of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Digestive and Diseases of Metabolism, Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro.

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July 2006

Carboxyl-terminal splicing enhances physical interactions between the cytoplasmic tails of purinergic P2X receptors.

Mol Pharmacol 2006 May 8;69(5):1588-98. Epub 2006 Feb 8.

Department of Genomic Drug Discovery Science, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kyoto University Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kyoto University, Yoshida Shimoadachi-cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8501, Japan.

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May 2006

Molecular dissection of purinergic P2X receptor channels.

Ann N Y Acad Sci 2005 Jun;1048:116-30

Section on Cellular Signaling, Endocrinology and Reproduction Research Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA.

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June 2005

Radoslav K. Andjus (1926-2003): a brief summary of his life and work.

Ann N Y Acad Sci 2005 Jun;1048:1-9

Endocrinology and Reproduction Research Branch, National Institutes of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA.

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June 2005

Endothelin-induced, long lasting, and Ca2+ influx-independent blockade of intrinsic secretion in pituitary cells by Gz subunits.

J Biol Chem 2005 Jul 26;280(29):26896-903. Epub 2005 May 26.

Section on Cellular Signaling, Endocrinology and Reproduction Research Branch, NICHD, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892-4510, USA.

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July 2005

Biophysical basis of pituitary cell type-specific Ca2+ signaling-secretion coupling.

Trends Endocrinol Metab 2005 May-Jun;16(4):152-9

Section on Cellular Signaling, Endocrinology and Reproduction Research Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, MD 20892-4510, USA.

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July 2005

Ca2+-regulated exocytosis and SNARE function.

Trends Endocrinol Metab 2005 Apr;16(3):81-3

Section on Cellular Signaling, Endocrinology and Reproduction Research Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892-4510, USA.

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April 2005

Molecular determinants of the agonist binding domain of a P2X receptor channel.

Mol Pharmacol 2005 Apr 4;67(4):1078-88. Epub 2005 Jan 4.

Endocrinology and Reproduction Research Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development/NIH, Building 49, Room 6A-36, 49 Convent Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892-4510, USA.

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April 2005

Identification of ectodomain regions contributing to gating, deactivation, and resensitization of purinergic P2X receptors.

J Neurosci 2004 Aug;24(31):6968-78

Section on Cellular Signaling, Endocrinology and Reproduction Research Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892-4510, USA.

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August 2004