R J Lang

Summary

Affiliation: Monash University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Thiol reagents and nitric oxide modulate the gating of BKCa channels from the guinea-pig taenia caeci
    R J Lang
    Department of Physiology, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 29:944-9. 2002
  2. pmc Nitric oxide and thiol reagent modulation of Ca2+-activated K+ (BKCa) channels in myocytes of the guinea-pig taenia caeci
    R J Lang
    Department of Physiology, Monash University, Clayton 3800, Victoria, Australia
    J Physiol 525:363-76. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Electrical basis of peristalsis in the mammalian upper urinary tract
    R J Lang
    Department of Physiology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 25:310-21. 1998
  4. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of voltage-activated K+ currents in smooth muscle cells of the guinea pig proximal colon by noradrenergic agonists
    F Vogalis
    Department of Physiology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Gen Pharmacol 31:239-45. 1998
  5. pmc Effects of okadaic acid and ATP gamma S on cell length and Ca(2+)-channel currents recorded in single smooth muscle cells of the guinea-pig taenia caeci
    R J Lang
    Department of Physiology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Pharmacol 104:331-6. 1991
  6. ncbi request reprint Characterization of the spontaneous electrical and contractile activity of smooth muscle cells in the rat upper urinary tract
    R J Lang
    Department of Physiology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    J Urol 166:329-34. 2001
  7. pmc Modulators of internal Ca2+ stores and the spontaneous electrical and contractile activity of the guinea-pig renal pelvis
    R J Lang
    Department of Physiology, Monash University, Clayton 3800, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Pharmacol 135:1363-74. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Electrical and neurotransmitter activity of mature neurons derived from mouse embryonic stem cells by Sox-1 lineage selection and directed differentiation
    R J Lang
    Department of Physiology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria 3800, Australia
    Eur J Neurosci 20:3209-21. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Interstitial cell of Cajal-like cells in the upper urinary tract
    R J Lang
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Monash University, Clayton, 3168, Victoria, Australia
    J Cell Mol Med 9:543-56. 2005
  10. pmc K+ channel modulation of slow wave activity in the guinea-pig prostate
    D T T Nguyen
    Department of Pharmaceutical Biology and Pharmacology, Prostate Research Co operative, Victorian College of Pharmacy, Monash University, Parkville Victoria, Australia
    Br J Pharmacol 151:828-36. 2007

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Thiol reagents and nitric oxide modulate the gating of BKCa channels from the guinea-pig taenia caeci
    R J Lang
    Department of Physiology, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 29:944-9. 2002
    ..A consensus sequence of various mammalian alpha-subunits of the BKCa channel reveals two pairs of cysteine residues surrounded by basic amino acids that could be the site of action for NOCys and MTSES...
  2. pmc Nitric oxide and thiol reagent modulation of Ca2+-activated K+ (BKCa) channels in myocytes of the guinea-pig taenia caeci
    R J Lang
    Department of Physiology, Monash University, Clayton 3800, Victoria, Australia
    J Physiol 525:363-76. 2000
    ..It was concluded that both redox modulation and nitrothiosylation of cysteine groups on the cytosolic surface of the alpha subunit of the BKCa channel protein can alter channel gating...
  3. ncbi request reprint Electrical basis of peristalsis in the mammalian upper urinary tract
    R J Lang
    Department of Physiology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 25:310-21. 1998
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of voltage-activated K+ currents in smooth muscle cells of the guinea pig proximal colon by noradrenergic agonists
    F Vogalis
    Department of Physiology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Gen Pharmacol 31:239-45. 1998
    ..6. Our data suggest that stimulation of beta-adrenoceptors in the circular muscle layer of the guinea pig proximal colon inhibits voltage-activated Ca2+i-insensitive K+ currents...
  5. pmc Effects of okadaic acid and ATP gamma S on cell length and Ca(2+)-channel currents recorded in single smooth muscle cells of the guinea-pig taenia caeci
    R J Lang
    Department of Physiology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Pharmacol 104:331-6. 1991
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Characterization of the spontaneous electrical and contractile activity of smooth muscle cells in the rat upper urinary tract
    R J Lang
    Department of Physiology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    J Urol 166:329-34. 2001
    ....
  7. pmc Modulators of internal Ca2+ stores and the spontaneous electrical and contractile activity of the guinea-pig renal pelvis
    R J Lang
    Department of Physiology, Monash University, Clayton 3800, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Pharmacol 135:1363-74. 2002
    ..The inhibitory actions of modulators of internal Ca(2+) release were partially explained by a blockade of Ca(2+) entry...
  8. ncbi request reprint Electrical and neurotransmitter activity of mature neurons derived from mouse embryonic stem cells by Sox-1 lineage selection and directed differentiation
    R J Lang
    Department of Physiology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria 3800, Australia
    Eur J Neurosci 20:3209-21. 2004
    ..It was concluded that ES-derived neurons fire action potentials, receive excitatory and inhibitory synaptic input and respond to various neurotransmitters in a manner akin to primary central neurons...
  9. ncbi request reprint Interstitial cell of Cajal-like cells in the upper urinary tract
    R J Lang
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Monash University, Clayton, 3168, Victoria, Australia
    J Cell Mol Med 9:543-56. 2005
    ....
  10. pmc K+ channel modulation of slow wave activity in the guinea-pig prostate
    D T T Nguyen
    Department of Pharmaceutical Biology and Pharmacology, Prostate Research Co operative, Victorian College of Pharmacy, Monash University, Parkville Victoria, Australia
    Br J Pharmacol 151:828-36. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the role of different K(+) channel populations and the inhibitory effect of various exogenously applied K(+) channel openers in the regulation of slow wave activity in the guinea-pig prostate...
  11. pmc Role of Ca2+ entry and Ca2+ stores in atypical smooth muscle cell autorhythmicity in the mouse renal pelvis
    R J Lang
    Department of Physiology, School of Biomedical Sciences, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Pharmacol 152:1248-59. 2007
    ..We have investigated the role of Ca2+ entry and uptake into and release from internal stores in the generation of Ca2+ transients and spontaneous transient depolarizations (STDs) in ASMCs...
  12. pmc Effects of intrinsic prostaglandins on the spontaneous contractile and electrical activity of the proximal renal pelvis of the guinea-pig
    Y Zhang
    Department of Physiology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Pharmacol 113:431-8. 1994
    ..Keywords: Renal pelvis; action potentials; prostaglandins; indomethacin..
  13. pmc Effects of nitric oxide donors, S-nitroso-L-cysteine and sodium nitroprusside, on the whole-cell and single channel currents in single myocytes of the guinea-pig proximal colon
    R J Lang
    Department of Physiology, Monash University, Clayton Victoria, Australia
    Br J Pharmacol 123:505-17. 1998
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Molecular cloning and characterization of the intermediate-conductance Ca(2+)-activated K(+) channel in vascular smooth muscle: relationship between K(Ca) channel diversity and smooth muscle cell function
    C B Neylon
    Department of Neurobiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Circ Res 85:e33-43. 1999
    ..The differential expression of these K(Ca) channels in functionally distinct smooth muscle cell types suggests that K(Ca) channels play a role in defining the physiological properties of vascular smooth muscle...