Medical Physiology, 3rd Edition


Books and Reviews

Brunger AT, Weninger K, Bowen M, Chu S. Single-molecule studies of the neuronal SNARE fusion machinery. Annu Rev Biochem. 2009;78:903–928.

Engel AG. Acquired autoimmune myasthenia gravis. Engel AG, Franzini-Armstrong C. Myology: Basic and Clinical. 2nd ed. McGraw-Hill: New York; 1994:1769–1797.

Engel AG, Ohno K, Sine SM. Congenital myasthenic syndromes: A diverse array of molecular targets. J Neurocytol. 2003;32:1017–1037.

Hall ZW, Sanes JR. Synaptic structure and development: The neuromuscular junction. Cell. 1993;10(Suppl):99–121.

Jahn R. Principles of exocytosis and membrane fusion. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2004;1014:170–178.

Jahn R, Hanson PI. SNAREs line up in new environment. Nature. 1998;393:14–15.

Katz B. Nerve, Muscle, and Synapse. McGraw-Hill: New York; 1966.

Lawal HO, Krantz DE. SLC18: Vesicular neurotransmitter transporters for monoamines and acetylcholine. Mol Aspects Med. 2013;34:360–372.

Lichman JW, Sanes JR. Watching the neuromuscular junction. J Neurocytol. 2003;32:767–775.

Nicholls JG, Martin AR, Wallace BG. From Neuron to Brain. 3rd ed. Sinauer Associates: Sunderland, MA; 1992.

Pang ZP, Südhof TC. Cell biology of Ca2+-triggered exocytosis. Curr Opin Cell Biol. 2010;22:496–505.

Pearce JMS. Links between nerves and glands: The story of adrenaline. Adv Clin Neurosci Rehab. 2009;9:22–28.

Reimer RJ. SLC17: A functionally diverse family of organic anion transporters. Mol Aspects Med. 2013;34:350–359.

Schiöth HB, Roshanbin S, Hägglund MGA, Fredriksson R. Evolutionary origin of amino acid transporter families SLC32, SLC36 and SLC38 and physiological, pathological and therapeutic aspects. Mol Aspects Med. 2013;34:571–585.

Südhof TC. The synaptic vesicle cycle. Annu Rev Neurosci. 2004;27:509–547.

Südhof TC. The synaptic vesicle cycle: A cascade of protein-protein interactions. Nature. 1995;375:645–653.

Südhof TC, Rothman JE. Membrane fusion: Grappling with SNARE and SM proteins. Science. 2009;323:474–477.

Van der Kloot W, Molgó J. Quantal acetylcholine release at the vertebrate neuromuscular junction. Physiol Rev. 1994;74:899–989.

Journal Articles

Brejc K, van Dijk WJ, Klaassen RV, et al. Crystal structure of an ACh-binding protein reveals the ligand-binding domain of nicotinic receptors. Nature. 2001;411:269–276.

Celie PHN, van Rossum-Fikkert SE, van Dijk WJ, et al. Nicotine and carbamylcholine binding to nicotinic acetylcholine receptors as studied in AChBP crystal structures. Neuron. 2004;41:907–914.

Del Castillo J, Katz B. Interaction at end-plate receptors between different choline derivatives. Proc R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 1957;146:369–381.

Fatt P, Katz B. Spontaneous subthreshold activity at motor nerve endings. J Physiol. 1952;117:109–128.

Furshpan EJ, Potter DD. Transmission at the giant motor synapse of the crayfish. J Physiol. 1959;145:289–325.

Magleby KL, Stevens CF. A quantitative description of end-plate currents. J Physiol. 1972;233:173–197.

Noda M, Takahashi H, Tanabe T, et al. Structural homology of Torpedo californica acetylcholine receptor subunits. Nature. 1983;302:528.

Ohno K, Hutchinson DO, Milone M, et al. Congenital myasthenic syndrome caused by prolonged acetylcholine receptor channel openings due to a mutation in the M2 domain of the epsilon subunit. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1995;92:758–762.