A histamine-independent itch pathway is required for allergic ocular itch.

Huang CC, Kim YS, Olson WP, Li F, Guo C, Luo W, Huang AJ, Liu Q. A histamine-independent itch pathway is required for allergic ocular itch. J Allergy Clin Immunol.…

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Pirt contributes to uterine contraction-induced pain in mice.

Wang C, Wang Z, Yang Y, Zhu C, Wu G, Yu G, Jian T, Yang N, Shi H, Tang M, He Q, Lan L, Liu Q, Guan Y, Dong X,…

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Membrane potential modulates plasma membrane phospholipid dynamics and K-Ras signaling.

Zhou Y, Wong CO, Cho KJ, van der Hoeven D, Liang H, Thakur DP, Luo J, Babic M, Zinsmaier KE, Zhu MX, Hu H, Venkatachalam K, Hancock JF.Membrane potential modulates plasma membrane phospholipid dynamics and K-Ras signaling. Science. 2015 Aug 21;349(6250):873-6. PMID: 26293964  

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The Pore Loop Domain of TRPV1 Is Required for Its Activation by the Volatile Anesthetics Chloroform and Isoflurane.

Kimball C, Luo J, Yin S, Hu H, Dhaka A (2015). The pore Loop domain of TRPV1 is required for its activation by the volatile anesthetics chloroform and isoflurane. Mol…

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Molecular and cellular mechanisms that initiate pain and itch.

Luo J, Feng J, Liu S, Walters ET, Hu H (2015). Molecular and cellular mechanisms that initiates pain and itch. Cell and Mol Life Sci 72(17):3201-23. PMID: 25894692

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Identification and characterization of two ankyrin-B isoforms in mammalian heart.

Wu HC, Yamankurt G, Luo J, Subramaniam J, Hashmi SS, Hu H, Cunha SR (2015). Identification and characterization of two ankyrin-B isoforms in mammalian heart. Cardiovasc Res [Epub ahead of…

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Kv Channel S1-S2 Linker Working as a Binding Site of Human β-Defensin 2 for Channel Activation Modulation.

Feng J, Yang W, Xie Z, Xiang F, Cao Z, Li W, Hu H, Chen Z, Wu Y (2015). Kv channel S1-S2 linker working as a binding site of human…

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Transient receptor potential A1 activation prolongs isoflurane induction latency and impairs respiratory function in mice.

Li F, Guo CJ, Huang CC, Yu G, Brown SM, Xu S, Liu Q. Transient receptor potential A1 activation prolongs isoflurane induction latency and impairs respiratory function in mice. Anesthesiology.…

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Low Filaggrin Monomer Repeats in African American Pediatric Patients With Moderate to Severe Atopic Dermatitis.

Quiggle AM, Goodwin ZA, Marfatia TR, Kumar MG, Ciliberto H, Bayliss SJ, de Guzman Strong C. (2015) Low filaggrin monomer repeats in African-American pediatric patients with moderate to severe atopic dermatitis.…

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The role of the Mrgpr receptor family in itch.

Liu Q, Dong X. The role of the Mrgpr receptor family in itch. Handb Exp Pharmacol. 2015;226:71-88. doi: 10.1007/978-3-662-44605-8_5. Review. PubMed PMID: 25861775

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Group 2 Innate Lymphoid Cells in Health and Disease.

Kim BS, Artis D. Group 2 Innate Lymphoid Cells in Health and Disease. Cold Spring Harb Perspect Biol. 2015 Jan 8;7(5). PMID: 25573713.

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