Symposium Issues


Symposia Issues contain reviews from sponsored Journal of Physiology symposia and related research papers.

2017


Shining new light into the workings of photoreceptors and visual interneurons
JPhysiol 15 August - Volume 595 - Number 16

Overview by Zhuoyi Song and Mikko Juusola

Stress during pregnancy: Physiological consequences for intrauterine development
JPhysiol 1 August - Volume 595 - Number 15

Overview by Abigail L. Fowden


Top‐down control of pain
JPhysiol 1 July - Volume 595 - Number 13

Overview by Lucy F. Donaldson and Bridget M. Lumb


Physiological gases in health and disease
JPhysiol 15 April - Volume 595 - Number 8

Overview by Eoin P. Cummins


Functional roles for glia in the nervous system
JPhysiol 15 March - Volume 595 - Number 6

Overview by Jaideep S. Bains


Targeting autonomic imbalance in pathophysiology: is the carotid body the new nirvana?
JPhysiol 1 January - Volume 595 - Number 1

Overview by Julian F. R. Paton


2016


Neural circuits for spatial computation
JPhysiol 15 November - Volume 594 - Number 22

Overview by Matthew F. Nolan


The vagal anti‐inflammatory pathways to the viscera: from basic understanding to therapeutic implications
JPhysiol 15 October - Volume 594 - Number 20

Overview by Yvette Taché


Synaptic signalling and plasticity
JPhysiol 1 October - Volume 594 - Number 19

Overview by Katalin Tóth


Gaseous regulation of Ca2+ homeostasis; for better or worse?
Jphysiol 1 August - Volume 594 - Number 15

Overview by Mark L. Dallas


Axon regeneration and remyelination in the peripheral and central nervous systems
J Physiol 1 July 2016 - Volume 594 - Number 13

Overview by Tessa Gordon


Molecular and cellular mechanisms in health and disease
J Physiol 1 June 2016 - Volume 594 - Number 11

Overview by Elena Aikawa


Autonomic and neuroendocrine dysfunction in chronic disease
J Physiol 15 Mar 2016- Volume 594- Number 6


Localised intracellular signalling in neurons
J Physiol 1 Jan 2016- Volume 594- Number 1


2015


Tyrosine kinases and smooth muscle function
J Physiol 1 Sept 2015 - Volume 593 - Number 17


Coupling cellular metabolism to neuronal signalling
J Physiol 15 Aug 2015 - Volume 593 - Number 16


A new look at structures and mechanisms regulating endoplasmic/sarcoplasmic reticulum Ca2+‐release in health and disease
J Physiol 1 Aug 2015 - Volume 593 - Number 15


Insights gleaned from pharmaco‐genetic dissection and modelling of cardiorespiratory neural networks
J Physiol 15 July 2015 - Volume 593 - Number 14


Cutting‐edge approaches towards the functioning mechanisms of membrane proteins
J Physiol 15 June 2015 - Volume 593 - Number 12


New advances in the neural control of breathing
J Physiol 1 March 2015- Volume 593 - Number 5

Overview by Thiago S. Moreira and Daniel K. Mulkey


JP

Celebrating 100 years of women in The Physiological Society
J Physiol 15 January 2015- Volume 593 - Number 2

 


JP

Ionotropic glutamate receptors
J Physiol 1 January 2015- Volume 593 - Number 1

Overview by Derek Bowie

 



2014


JP

Synaptic properties and functional consequences of cholinergic transmission
in the CNS

J Physiol 1 October 2014 - Volume 592 - Number 19

Overview by Michael Beierlein

Reviews from a symposium which took place at the annual meeting of the Society
for Neuroscience, San Diego, CA, USA on 10 November 2013.


JP

Sensory end organs: signal processing in the periphery
J Physiol 15 August 2014 - Volume 592 - Number 16

Overview by Stephen D. Roper

Reviews from the symposium Sensory end organs: signal processing
in the periphery
, which took place at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience,
San Diego, CA, USA on 12 November 2013.


JP

Intracellular signalling microdomains in heart
J Physiol 1 August 2014 - Volume 592 - Number 15

Overview by Richard D. Vaughan-Jones

Reviews from the symposium Intracellular signalling microdomains
in heart
, which took place at IUPS 2013, Birmingham, UK on 25 July 2013.


JP

Fishing with flies, worms and bacteria: emerging models for
mammalian membrane transport and trafficking

J Physiol 1 March 2014 - Volume 592 - Number 5

Overview by David T. Thwaites

Reviews from the symposium Fishing with flies, worms and bacteria:
emerging models for mammalian membrane transport and trafficking
, which took place
at Experimental Biology 2013, Boston, MA, USA on 21 April 2013.


JP

Mechanisms regulating breathing during exercise
J Physiol 1 February 2014 - Volume 592 - Number 3

Overview by Hubert V. Forster

Reviews from the symposium Recent advances in understanding mechanisms regulating breathing during exercise, which took place at Experimental Biology 2013, Boston, MA, USA on 24 April 2013.


JP

Physiology and Pathophysiology
J Physiol
15 January 2014 - Volume 592 - Number 2

Overview by Anant B. Parekh

Reviews from the symposium Physiology and Pathophysiology, the Bioscience Birthday Symposium for Ole Petersen, which took place at the National Museum Cardiff, Wales, UK, on 6–7 March 2013.


2013


JP

Organization and function of neuronal circuits in movement control
J Physiol 15 November 2013 - Volume 591 - Number 22

Overview by Henrik Jörntell

Reviews from a symposium which took place at Trolleholm Castle (Lund), Sweden on 27–28 May 2011.


JP

Muscle metabolism and fatigue – in memory of Eric Hultman
J Physiol 15 September 2013 - Volume 591 - Number 18

Overview by Paul Greenhaff and Roger Harris

Journal of Physiology Symposium held at the 15th International Biochemistry of Exercise Conference (IBEC), Stockholm, Sweden, on 18 June 2012.


JP

Cardiac and Respiratory Physiology
J Physiol 1 September 2013 - Volume 591 - Number 17

Overview by Carol Ann Remme

Symposia held at a Themed Meeting of The Physiological Society, University of Manchester, UK on 4–6 September 2012.


JP

Size matters: formation and function of GIANT synapses
J Physiol 1 July 2013 - Volume 591 - Number 13

Overview by Ian D. Forsythe, Chunlai Wu and J. Gerard G. Borst

A symposium held at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, New Orleans, LA, USA on 12 October 2012.


JP

Why do some brains seize? Molecular, cellular and network mechanisms
J Physiol, 15 February 2013 - Volume 591 - Number 4

Overview by Andrew Trevelyan

A symposium held atthe Epilepsy Research UK Expert International Workshop, Oxford, UK on 15–16 March 2012.

2012


JP

Blood flow regulation: from rest to maximal exercise
J Physiol, 15 December 2012 - Volume 590 - Number 24

Overview by Carsten Lundby

A Journal of Physiology Symposium
Held at Physiology 2012: the Main Meeting of The Physiological Society
3 July 2012, Edinburgh, UK
Speakers: Darren P. Casey, Ylva Hellsten, Carsten Lundby, Janice Marshall, Bengt Saltin and Steven S. Segal.


JP

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Red blood cell mechanisms of tissue blood flow control: physiological insights in health and disease
J Physiol, 15 October 2012 - Volume 590 - Number 20

Overview by José González-Alonso

Satellite Symposium sponsored by The Journal of Physiology
Held in conjunction with the Experimental Biology 2012
22 April 2012, San Diego, CA, USA
Speakers: Mary Ellsworth, José González-Alonso, Ylva Hellsten and Rakesh Patel.


JP

Orai channels – New insights, new ideas
J Physiol, 1 September 2012 - Volume 590 - Number 17

Overview by Trevor J. Shuttleworth

Satellite Symposium sponsored by The Journal of Physiology
Held in conjunction with the Biophysical Society 56th Annual Meeting
Speakers: Stefan Feske, Murali Prakriya, Yousang Gwack, Mohamed Trebak and Barbara Niemeyer.


JP

Synaptic mechanisms in the CNS
J Physiol, 15 May 2012 - Volume 590 - Number 10

Overview by Craig Jahr, David Perkel and Pankaj Sah

Symposium sponsored by The Journal of Physiology
Silverado Resort, Napa Valley, CA, USA
Speakers: Bradley Alger, Robert Edwards, Dimitri Kullmann, Robert Malenka, Massimo Scanziani and Pablo Castillo


JP

Ion channel signaling mechanisms: from basic science to clinical application
J Physiol, 15 March 2012 - Volume 590 - Number 6

Overview by Mohamed Trebak and Anant B. Parekh

Symposium sponsored by The Journal of Physiology
31 October–4 November • 2011
Ryad Mogador Agdal • Marrakesh, Morroco
Symposium Reviews – Natalia Prevarskaya, Harold Singer and Gerald Zamponi


JP

The Biomedical Basis of Elite Performance: Exercise metabolism
J Physiol, 1 March 2012 - Volume 590 - Number 5

Forward by Sir Peter Snell
Overview by Paul Greenhaff

Satellite Symposium sponsored by The Journal of Physiology
Held in conjunction with the The Biomedical Basis of Elite Performance
Tuesday 20 March 2012
Queen Elizabeth Hall • London, UK
Symposium Reviews – Phil Atherton, Bente Kiens, Erik Richter and Martin Gibala


JP

Cortical inhibitory neuron 'basket cells': from circuit function to disruption
J Physiol, 15 February 2012 - Volume 590 - Number 4

Overview by Chris J. McBain

Satellite Symposium sponsored by The Journal of Physiology
Held in conjunction with the Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting
11 November 2011 • Walter E. Washington Convention Center • Washington, DC, USA
Symposium Reviews – Marlene Bartos, Ivan Sortesz, Kenneth Pelkey, Tibor Harkany and David A. Lewis


JP

Ligand-gated ion channels: from genes to behaviour
J Physiol, 1 January 2012 - Volume 590 - Number 1

Overview by Derek Bowie

26th GEPROM Symposium
Montreal, Canada, 14–15 June 2011
Symposium Reviews – Siqiong Liu, Susumu Tomita, Elva Diaz, Ellis Cooper, Derek Bowie, Hiro Furukawa, Gabriela Popescu and Anthony Auerbach

2011


JP

589(17)

Human hand function: the limitations of brain and brawn
1 December 2011 - Volume 589 - Number 23

Overview by Simon C. Gandevia and Richard C. Fitzpatrick

Main Meeting of The Physiological Society, Oxford, UK, 13 July 2011
Symposium Reviews - Simon Gandevia, Andrew Fuglevand, Stuart Baker, Marc Schieber and Nick Ward


JP

589(17)

Molecular mechanisms underlying neurovascular protection in stroke
1 September 2011 - Volume 589 - Number 17

Overview by Giovanni E. Mann

Experimental Biology 2011, Washington, DC, USA, 10 April 2011
Symposium Reviews - Alastair Buchan, Bernhard Nieswandt, Giovanni Mann, Costantino Iadecola and Ulrich Dirnagl


JP

589(14)

The cerebellum: from neurons to higher control and cognition
15 July 2011 - Volume 589 - Number 14

Overview by Egidio D’Angelo

The cerebbllum: from neurons to higher control and cognition 2010
Pavia, Italy
Symposium Reviews - Egidio D'Angelo, Rodolfo R. Llinás, Christian Hansel, Marylka Uusisaari and Paul Dean


JP

589.12

Physiology, pharmacology and pathology of tissue fluid exchange
15 June 2011 - Volume 589 - Number 12

Overview by G. B. Drummond

International Symposium on Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine 2011
Brussels, Belgium
Symposium Reviews - Gordon B. Drummond, Daniela Negrini, Virginia H. Huxley and Helge Wiig


JP

JP589.9

Reactive oxygen and nitrogen species in skeletal muscle
1 May 2011 - Volume 589 - Number 9

Overview by Roberto Bottinelli and Håkan Westerblad

XXXIX European Muscle Conference 2010
Padua, Italy
Symposium Reviews - Roberto Bottinelli, Håkan Westerblad, Graham D. Lamb, Scott K. Powers, Malcolm J. Jackson, John M. Lawler and Michael B. Reid


JP

589/8

Microcircuit-specific processing in the hippocampus
15 April 2011 - Volume 589 - Number 8

Overview by Gianmaria Maccaferri

Held in conjunction with Society for Neuroscience 2010
San Diego, California, USA
Symposium Reviews - Gianmaria Maccaferri, Marco Capogna, Douglas A. Coulter and John Lisman


JP

589/7

TRP channels: from structure to disease
1 April 2011 - Volume 589 - Number 7

Overview by Thomas Voets

The Bernd Nilius Festschrift 2010
Leuven, Belgium
Symposium Reviews - Thomas Voets, Reinhold Penner, Rudi Vennekens, René J. M. Bindels and Bernd Nilius


JP

Neural processes of navigation and orientation
15 February 2011 - Volume 589 - Number 4

Overview by Ian D. Forsythe

Physiological Society Annual Meeting 2010
Manchester, UK
Symposium Reviews - Richard Fitzpatrick, Rebecca St. George, Dora Angelaki, Jeffrey Taube and Frank Bremmer
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2010


JP

Regulation of neuronal cell volume: from activation to inhibition to degeneration
15 September 2010 - Volume 588 - Number 18

Overview byGlenn M. Toney

Experimental Biology 2010
Anaheim, CA, USA
Symposium Reviews - Glenn M. Toney, Florian Lang, Stephen K. Fisher, Daniel J. Foster, Eric Delpire and Sean Stocker


JP

Properties and functions of potassium channels
1 September 2010 - Volume 588 - Number 17

Overview by Ian D. Forsythe, Blair D. Grubb and Nicholas Dale

The Peter Stanfield Festschrift
Warwick, UK, 2010
Symposium Reviews - Ian D. Forsythe, Ramon Latorre, Alistair Mathie, John Mitcheson, Caroline Dart, Bertil Hille and Frances M. Ashcroft


JP

15/02/2010

Advances and hold-ups in the study of structure, function and regulation of Cys-loop ligand-gated ion channels
15 February 2010 - Volume 588 - Number 4

Overview by Jerrel Yakel

Held in conjunction with Society for Neuroscience 2009
Chicago, IL, USA
Symposium Reviews - Jerrel Yakel, Lin Chen, Pierre-Jean Corringer, Anthony Auerbach and John A. Peters


JP

1/1/2010

Neurophysiology of inhibitory and excitatory amino acid receptors
1 January 2010 - Volume 588 - Number 1

Overview by Derek Bowie and R. Anne McKinney

11th International Congress on Amino Acids, Peptides and Proteins 2009
Vienna, Austria
Symposium Reviews - Derek Bowie, Krešimir Krnjevic, Lucia G. Sivilotti, David S. Weiss, Rosa Cossart, Christophe Mulle, Jean-Marc Fritschy and R. Anne McKinney

2009


JP

1/12/2009

Physiological regulation linked with physical activity and health
1 December 2009 - Volume 587 - Number 23

Overview by M.J. Joyner and H. Nose

36th International Congress of Physiological Sciences 2009
Kyoto, Japan
Symposium Reviews - Michael J. Joyner, H. Nose, F. W. Booth, Douglas R. Seals, Bente K. Pedersen, Hiroshi Nose, Masayuki Mori, Kazunobu Okazaki and George A. Brooks


JP

15/11/2009

Dynamic aspects of functioning membrane proteins
15 November 2009 - Volume 587 - Number 22

Overview by Yoshihiro Kubo and Ehud Y. Isacoff

36th International Congress of Physiological Sciences 2009
Kyoto, Japan
Symposium Reviews - Yoshihiro Kubo, Ehud Y. Isacoff, Eitan Reuveny and J.-P. Pin


JP

1/11/2009

Novel insights into estrogen actions
1 November 2009 - Volume 587 - Number 21

Overview by Brian Harvey

Physiological Society Annual Meeting 2009
Dublin, Ireland
Symposium Reviews - Brian Harvey, Ellis R. Levin, Allan E. Herbison, Angel Nadal and Fiona O'Mahony


JP

15/9/2009

The world within — impact of the intestinal microbiota on whole body physiology and pathophysiology
15 September 2009 - Volume 587 - Number 17

Overview by Kim E. Barrett

Experimental Biology 2009
New Orleans, USA
Symposium Reviews - Kim E. Barrett, Jeffrey I. Gordon, Inna Sekirov, Silvia C. Resta and Fergus Shanahan


JP

15/7/2009

Altered placental function as a cause of altered fetal growth
15 July 2009 - Volume 587 - Numer 14

Overview by Geraldine F. Clough and Stuart Egginton

The Society for Gynecologic Investigation Annual Meeting 2009
Glasgow, UK
Symposium Reviews - Abigail L. Fowden, C. P. Sibley, Irene Cetin and D. Michael Nelson


JP

1/7/2009

Calsequestrin, triadin and more: the proteins that modulate calcium release in cardiac and skeletal muscle
1 July 2009 - Volume 587 - Number 13

Overview by Eduardo Ríos and Sandor Györke

53rd Biophysical Society Annual Meeting 2009
Boston, MA, USA
Symposium Reviews - Eduardo Rios, Francesco Zorzato, Björn C. Knollman, Gerhard Meissner, Sandor Györke, Feliciano Protasi, Leandro Royer, David H. MacLennan, Isabelle Marty, Paul D. Allen, Evangelia G. Kranias, Angela Dulhunty, Robert T. Dirksen and Paul B. Rosenberg


JP

15/5/2009

Chloride channels: insight into function from human disease
15 May 2009 - Volume 587 - Number 10

Overview by David N. Sheppard, Jinxia Zhu and Hsiao Chang Chan

Chinese Association for Physiological Sciences Joint Meeting 2008
Beijing, China
Symposium Reviews - David N. Sheppard, Trevor G. Smart, H. Criss Hartzell, Yasunobu Okada, Tzyh-Chang Hwang, Dayue Duan, Shmuel Muallem and Hsiao Chang Chan


JP

1/5/2009

Mechanisms of neocortical development
1 May 2009 - Volume 587 - Number 9

Overview by John T. R. Isaac and Dirk Feldmeyer

Held in conjunction with Neuroscience 2008
Washington, DC, USA
Symposium Reviews - John T. Isaac, Doris D. Wang, Z. Josh Huang, Dirk Feldmeyer and Ingrid Bureau


JP

1/1/2009

Orchestration of metabolism in health and disease
1 January 2009 - Volume 587 - Number 1

Overview by Allan Vaag

Physiology Society Themed Meeting 2008
Oxford, UK
Symposium Reviews - Allan Vaag, Rachel L. Batterham, Fiona M. Gribble, Luis de Lecia, Denis Brudakov and Lora K. Heisler

2008


JP

15/09/2008

Retinal ganglion cells in model organisms: development, function and disease
15 September 2008 - Volume 586 - Number 18

Overview by Z. Jimmy Zhou and Maureen A. McCall

ARVO 2008
Fort Lauderdale, USA
Symposium Reviews - Z. Jimmy Zhou, Maureen A. McCall, Ning Tian, William Guido, Michael C. Crair, Jonathan B. Demb, A. J. Weber and Timothy Kern


JP

15/08/2008

The role of GABA and glutamate on adult neurogenesis
15 August 2008 - Volume 586 - Number 16

Overview by Stefano Vicini

Experimental Biology 2008
San Diego, CA, USA
Symposium Reviews - Angélique Bordey, Linda Overstreet-Wadiche, Alejandro F. Schinder and Hongjun Song


JP

1/7/2008

Store-operated calcium channels: mechanism and function
1 July 2008 - Volume 586 - Number 13

Overview by Anant B. Parekh

52nd Biophysical Society Annual Meeting 2008
Long Beach, CA, USA
Symposium Reviews - Anant B. Parekh, Victoria M. Bolotina and James W. Putney


JP

01/04/2008

Kv7 (KCNQ) potassium channels that are mutated in human diseases
1 April 2008 - Volume 586 - Number 7

Overview by David A. Brown

Joint meeting of The Physiological Society and the Federation of European Physiological Societies 2007
Bratislava, Slovakia
Symposium Reviews - David A. Brown, Gildas Loussouarn, Holger Lerche, Bernard Attali, Mark S. Shapiro and Henrik H. Hansen


JP

15/03/2008

New directions in synaptic and network plasticity — a move away from NMDA
receptor mediated plasticity

15 March 2008 - Volume 586 - Number 6

Overview by Chris J. McBain

Held in conjunction with Neuroscience 2007
San Diego, CA, USA
Symposium Reviews - Bernardo L. Sabatini, Dimitri M. Kullmann, Julie A. Kauer, Kenneth A. Pelkey, Mark F. Bear and Hollis Cline


JP

01/03/2008

The cortex, interneurones and motoneurones in the control of movement
1 March 2008 - Volume 586 - Number 5

Overview byRichard C. Fitzpatrick

IBRO World Congress of Neuroscience 2007
Darwin, Australia
Symposium Reviews - Richard Fitzpatrick, Stephen H. Scott, C. J. Heckman, Jean-François Perrier, Trevor Drew, Véronique Marchand-Pauvert and Simon Gandevia


JP

15/01/2008

Brain adaptations for a successful pregnancy
15 January 2008 - Volume 586 - Number 2

Overview by Quentin J. Pittman

IBRO World Congress of Neuroscience 2007
Melbourne, Australia
Symposium Reviews - John A. Russell, Inga D. Neumann, David R. Grattan and Quentin J. Pittman

2007


JP

Signals and SNARES regulating vesicle exocytosis
15 December 2007 - Volume 585 - Number 3

Overview by Robert Zorec, Michael A. Cousin and Elizabeth P. Seward

LifeSciences 2007
Glasgow, UK

Symposium Reviews - Robert Zorec, Ruth Heidelberger, Ege T. Kavalali, Leon Lagnado, Michael A. Cousin, Thorsten Lang, Bazbek Davletov and Janet E. Richmond


JP

Compartmentalised signalling in Neurons
15 October 2007 - Volume 584 - Number 2

Overview by Paola Pedarzani, Shamshad Cockcroft and R. A. John Challiss

LifeSciences 2007
Glasgow, UK
Symposium Reviews -
Paola Pedarzani, Shamshad Cockcroft, R. A. John Challiss, Masanobu Kano, Giles E. Hardingham, Julietta U. Frey and J. Kirsty Millar


JP

Exercise hyperemia: are there any answers yet?
15 September 2007 - Volume 583 - Number 3

Overview by Mike Joyner

Experimental Biology 2007
Washington DC, USA
Symposium Reviews - Michael J. Joyner, Bengt Saltin, Philip S. Clifford, Janice M. Marshall and Dirk J. Duncker


JP

Obesity and the central nervous system
1 September 2007 - Volume 583 - Number 2

Overview by Steve W. Mifflin and Alison Strack

Experimental Biology 2007
Washington DC, USA

Symposium Reviews - Steve W. Mifflin, Alison Strack, Barry E. Levin, Mary F. Dallman and Gregory J. Morton


JP

Regulation of ion channels and transporters by phosphoinositol phosphates (PIP2)
1 August 2007 - Volume 582 - Number 3

Overview by Brian Robertson

Biophysical Society 51st Annual Meeting 2007
Baltimore, USA
Symposium Reviews - Donald W. Hilgemann, Bertil Hille, David A. Brown, Tamas Balla, Thomas Voets, Leslie M. Loew, Diomedes E. Logothetis and Nikita Gamper


JP

Physiology of brain-computer interfaces
15 March 2007 - Volume 579 - Number 3

Overview by Leonardo G. Cohen and Niels Birbaumer

Held in conjunction with Neuroscience 2006
Atlanta, USA
Symposium Reviews - Eberhard E. Fetz, Andrew B. Schwartz, John P. Donoghue, Jonathan R. Wolpaw, Niels Birbaumer and Bruce H. Dobkin

2006


JP

Involvement of interstitial cells of Cajal in the control of smoothmuscle excitability
1 November 2006 - Volume 576 - Number 3

Overview by G. David S. Hirst and Hikaru Suzuki

A Journal of Physiology Symposium on Involvement of interstitial cells of Cajal in the control of smoothmuscle excitability, Okayama, Japan, 22 July 2006.


JP

Placenta
1 April 2006 - Volume 572 - Number 1

Overview by Peter W. Nathanielsz and Vasantha Padmanabhan

Reviews from The Journal of Physiology Symposium on Placenta, Toronto, Canada, 17 November 2005.


JP

Endocrine mechanisms
1 April 2006 - Volume 572 - Number 1

Overview by Peter W. Nathanielsz and Vasantha Padmanabhan

Reviews from The Journal of Physiology Symposium on Endocrine Mechanisms, Toronto, Canada, 17 November 2005.


JP

Ion channels, genes and regulation in smooth muscle
1 January 2006 - Volume 570 - Number 1

Overview by David J. Beech

Reviews from The Physiological Society Focused Meeting on Ion channels, genes and regulation in smooth muscle, at the University of Oxford, UK, 5–7 September 2005.

2005


JP

PDZ domain scaffolding proteins and their functions in polarized cells
15 August 2005 - Volume 567 - Number 1

Overview by Mark Donowitz, Sharon Milgram, Heini Murer, Yoshihisa Kurachi, Chris Yun and Edward Weinman

Reviews from The Journal of Physiology Symposium on PDZ domain scaffolding proteins and their functions in polarized cells, San Diego, CA, USA, 4 April 2005.


JP

TRP channels: physiological genomics and proteomics
15 August 2005 - Volume 567 - Number 1

Overview by Bernd Nilius and Stewart O. Sage

Reviews from The Journal of Physiology Symposium on TRP channels: physiological genomics and proteomics, San Diego, CA, USA, 5 April 2005.


JP

The Senses
1 July 2005 - Volume 566 - Number 1

Overview by K. Gegenfurtner and C. J. Kros

Reviews from The The Journal of Physiology symposium held at the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience in San Diego, CA, USA on 22 October, 2004.

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The kindlin-2 double act

Xi Ye, Kim A. Dora

Kindlin-2 interacts with endothelial adherens junctions to support vascular barrier integrity

Elzbieta Pluskota, Kamila M. Bledzka, Katarzyna Bialkowska, Dorota Szpak, Dmitry A. Soloviev, Sidney V. Jones, Dmitriy Verbovetskiy, Edward F. Plow

Chronic morphine reduces the readily releasable pool of GABA, a presynaptic mechanism of opioid tolerance

Adrianne R. Wilson‐Poe, Hyo‐Jin Jeong, Christopher W. Vaughan

Median preoptic glutamatergic neurons promote thermoregulatory heat loss and water consumption in mice

Stephen B. G. Abbott, Clifford B. Saper

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Experimental Biology joint virtual issue 2017

Joint Virtual Issue - Experimental Biology 2017

Reflecting the increasingly interdisciplinary nature of life science research, this collection brings together articles published in the journals of the Biochemical Society, the British Pharmacological Society, ASPET and The Physiological Society. Key topics highlighted include neurobiology, gastrointestinal biology, obesity, nutrition, and epigenetics.

All articles are free to read until 31 May. We hope you enjoy our collection!


Neurobiology

The repair Schwann cell and its function in regenerating nerves
The Journal of Physiology | K. R. Jessen & R. Mirsky | 10.1113/JP270874

What do we really know about newborn infant pain?
Experimental Physiology | Maria Fitzgerald | 10.1113/EP085134

Retrograde apoptotic signaling by the p75 neurotrophin receptor
Neuronal Signaling | Amrita Pathak & Bruce D. Carter  | 10.1042/NS20160007

Extracellular matrix inflammation in vascular cognitive impairment and dementia
Clinical Science | Gary A. Rosenberg | 10.1042/CS20160604

Ubiquitin C-terminal hydrolase L1 (UCH-L1): structure, distribution and roles in brain function and dysfunction
Biochemical Journal | Paul Bishop et al | 10.1042/BCJ20160082

Relaxin’ the brain: a case for targeting the nucleus incertus network and relaxin-3/RXFP3 system in neuropsychiatric disorders
British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology | Jigna Rajesh Kumar et al | 10.1111/bph.13564

Pharmacological comparison of a nonhuman primate and a rat model of oxaliplatin-induced neuropathic cold hypersensitivity
Pharmacology Research & Perspectives |Yuka Shidahara et al | 10.1002/prp2.216


Gastrointestinal biology

Endogenous and exogenous control of gastrointestinal epithelial function: building on the legacy of Bayliss and Starling
The Journal of Physiology | Kim E. Barrett | 10.1113/JP272227

Leptin modifies the prosecretory and prokinetic effects of the inflammatory cytokine interleukin-6 on colonic function in Sprague–Dawley rats
Experimental Physiology | Maria M. Buckleyet al | 10.1113/EP085917

Gastrointestinal transport of calcium and glucose in lactating ewes
Physiological Reports | Stefanie Klinger et al | 10.14814/phy2.12817

Foxa2 and Hif1ab regulate maturation of intestinal goblet cells by modulating agr2 expression in zebrafish embryos
Biochemical Journal | Yun-Ren Lai et al| 10.1042/BCJ20160392

Age-associated modifications of intestinal permeability and innate immunity in human small intestine
Clinical Science | Angela L. Mani et al|10.1042/CS20150046

Prescription behavior for gastroprotective drugs in new users as a result of communications regarding clopidogrel – proton pump inhibitor interaction
Pharmacology Research & Perspectives | Willemien J. Kruik-Kollöffel et al| 10.1002/prp2.242

Octreotide s.c. depot provides sustained octreotide bioavailability and similar IGF-1 suppression to octreotide LAR in healthy volunteers
British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology | F Tiberg et al| 10.1111/bcp.12698

Hydrogen sulphide protects against NSAID-enteropathy through modulation of bile and the microbiota
British Journal of Pharmocology |RW Blackler et al| 10.1111/bph.12961


Obesity

Resveratrol supplementation of high-fat diet-fed pregnant mice promotes brown and beige adipocyte development and prevents obesity in male offspring
The Journal of Physiology | Tiande Zou et al | 10.1113/JP273478

Oxidative stress and immunosenescence in spleen of obese mice can be reversed by 2-hydroxyoleic acid
Experimental Physiology | Alina Gheorghe et al | 10.1113/EP086157

Similar degrees of obesity induced by diet or aging cause strikingly different immunologic and metabolic outcomes
Physiological Reports | Kanthi B. Krishna at al | 0.14814/phy2.12708

Energy balalance, body composition, sedentariness and appetite regulation: pathways to obesity
Clinical Sciences | Mark Hopkins et al | 10.1042/CS20160006

New insight on obesity and adipose-derived stem cells using comprehensive metabolomics
Biochemical Journal |Annalaura Mastrangelo at al | 10.1042/BCJ20160241

A selective GPR40 (FFAR1) agonist LY2881835 provides immediate and durable glucose control in rodent models of type 2 diabetes
Pharmacology Research & Perspectives | Yanyun Chen et al | 10.1002/prp2.278

The effectiveness of pharmaceutical interventions for obesity: weight loss with orlistat and sibutramine in a United Kingdom population-based cohort
British Journal of Clinical Pharmocology | IJ Douglas et al | 10.1111/bcp.12578

Sodium butyrate epigenetically modulates high-fat diet-induced skeletal muscle mitochondrial adaptation, obesity and insulin resistance through nucleosome positioning
British Journal of Pharmocology | TM Henagan at al | 10.1111/bph.13058


Nutrition

Low carbohydrate, high fat diet impairs exercise economy and negates the performance benefit from intensified training in elite race walkers
The Journal of Physiology | Louise M. Burke et al | 10.1113/JP273230

Long term dietary quercetin enrichment as a cardioprotective countermeasure in mdx mice
Experimental Physiology | Christopher Ballmannl et al | 10.1113/EP086091

Undernutrition in pregnancy in mice leads to dysfunctional cardiac muscle respiration in adult offspring
Bioscience Reports |Brittany Beauchamp et al | 10.1042/BSR20150007

Blood triacylglycerols: a lipidomic window on diet and disease
Biochemical Society Transactions | Francis Saunders et al | 10.1042/BST20150235

The potential health effects of dietary phytoestrogens
British Journal of Pharmocology | Ivonne M C M Rietjens at al | 10.1111/bph.13622

Mediterranean diet, dietary polyphenols and low grade inflammation: results from the MOLI-SANI study
British Journal of Clinical Pharmocology |Marialaura Bonaccio at al | 10.1111/bcp.12924


Epigenetics

Late gestational intermittent hypoxia induces metabolic and epigenetic changes in male adult offspring mice
The Journal of Physiology |Abdelnaby Khalyfa et al | 10.1113/JP273570

Multigenerational effects of fetal-neonatal iron deficiency on hippocampal BDNF signaling
Physiological Reports | Mariah B. Blegen et al | 10.1002/phy2.96

Epigenetic inheritance of proteostasis and ageing
Essays in Biochemistry | Cheryl Li & Olivia Casanueva | 10.1042/EBC20160025

Epigenetic regulation of skeletal muscle metabolism
Clinical Science | Kirsten F Howlet &, Sean L McGee | 10.1042/CS20160115

A saga of cancer epigenetics: linking epigenetics to alternative splicing
Biochemical Journal| Sathiya Pandi Narayanan et al | 10.1042/BCJ20160147

Downregulation of the Ca2+-activated K+ channel KCa3.1 by histone deacetylase inhibition in human breast cancer cells
Pharmacology Research & Perspectivesl | Susumu Ohya et al | 10.1002/prp2.228

Therapeutic perspectives of epigenetically active nutrients
British Journal of Pharmocology | M Remely et al | 10.1111/bph.12854