Kohei Koga

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Glutamate acts as a neurotransmitter for gastrin releasing peptide-sensitive and insensitive itch-related synaptic transmission in mammalian spinal cord
    Kohei Koga
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, 1 King s College Circle, Toronto, Ontario M5S 1A8, Canada
    Mol Pain 7:47. 2011
  2. pmc In vivo whole-cell patch-clamp recording of sensory synaptic responses of cingulate pyramidal neurons to noxious mechanical stimuli in adult mice
    Kohei Koga
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Medical Science Building, 1 King s College Circle, Toronto, Ontario M5S 1A8, Canada
    Mol Pain 6:62. 2010
  3. pmc Spinal microglial motility is independent of neuronal activity and plasticity in adult mice
    Tao Chen
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto Centre for the Study of Pain, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Mol Pain 6:19. 2010

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. pmc Glutamate acts as a neurotransmitter for gastrin releasing peptide-sensitive and insensitive itch-related synaptic transmission in mammalian spinal cord
    Kohei Koga
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, 1 King s College Circle, Toronto, Ontario M5S 1A8, Canada
    Mol Pain 7:47. 2011
    ..Our results will help to understand the neuronal mechanism of itch and aid future treatment for patients with pruritic disease...
  2. pmc In vivo whole-cell patch-clamp recording of sensory synaptic responses of cingulate pyramidal neurons to noxious mechanical stimuli in adult mice
    Kohei Koga
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Medical Science Building, 1 King s College Circle, Toronto, Ontario M5S 1A8, Canada
    Mol Pain 6:62. 2010
    ..Our studies provide the first in vivo characterization of ACC neurons in adult mice, and demonstrate that ACC neurons are indeed nociceptive. These findings support the critical roles of ACC in nociception, from mice to humans...
  3. pmc Spinal microglial motility is independent of neuronal activity and plasticity in adult mice
    Tao Chen
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto Centre for the Study of Pain, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Mol Pain 6:19. 2010
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