Karen K Yee

Summary

Affiliation: Monell Chemical Senses Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Odorant exposure increases olfactory sensitivity: olfactory epithelium is implicated
    K K Yee
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, 3500 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3308, USA
    Physiol Behav 72:705-11. 2001
  2. doi request reprint Neuropathology of the olfactory mucosa in chronic rhinosinusitis
    Karen K Yee
    Monell Chemmical Senses Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 3308, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 24:110-20. 2010
  3. pmc Analysis of the olfactory mucosa in chronic rhinosinusitis
    Karen K Yee
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 3308, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1170:590-5. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Smoking-associated squamous metaplasia in olfactory mucosa of patients with chronic rhinosinusitis
    Karen K Yee
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 3308, USA
    Toxicol Pathol 37:594-8. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Differential responses to odorant analogs after recovery from nerve transection
    Karen K Yee
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, 3500 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3308, USA
    Physiol Behav 76:661-7. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Immunolocalization of retinoic acid receptors in the mammalian olfactory system and the effects of olfactory denervation on receptor distribution
    K K Yee
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, 3500 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3308, USA
    Neuroscience 131:733-43. 2005
  7. pmc Genetic loss or pharmacological blockade of testes-expressed taste genes causes male sterility
    Bedrich Mosinger
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:12319-24. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Conductive olfactory losses in chronic rhinosinusitis? A computational fluid dynamics study of 29 patients
    Kai Zhao
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, PA Department of Otolaryngology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 4:298-308. 2014
  9. pmc Heterotrimeric G protein subunit Gγ13 is critical to olfaction
    Feng Li
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Neurosci 33:7975-84. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Endocrine taste cells
    Zaza Kokrashvili
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, 3500 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA19104, USA
    Br J Nutr 111:S23-9. 2014

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Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Odorant exposure increases olfactory sensitivity: olfactory epithelium is implicated
    K K Yee
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, 3500 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3308, USA
    Physiol Behav 72:705-11. 2001
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  2. doi request reprint Neuropathology of the olfactory mucosa in chronic rhinosinusitis
    Karen K Yee
    Monell Chemmical Senses Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 3308, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 24:110-20. 2010
    ..Chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) is a complex heterogeneous inflammatory disease that affects the nasal cavity, but the pathological examination of the olfactory mucosa (OM) in this disease has been limited...
  3. pmc Analysis of the olfactory mucosa in chronic rhinosinusitis
    Karen K Yee
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 3308, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1170:590-5. 2009
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Smoking-associated squamous metaplasia in olfactory mucosa of patients with chronic rhinosinusitis
    Karen K Yee
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 3308, USA
    Toxicol Pathol 37:594-8. 2009
    ..The impact of primary cigarette smoke on olfaction and a possible role of squamous metaplasia in preserving olfactory neurogenesis are discussed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Differential responses to odorant analogs after recovery from nerve transection
    Karen K Yee
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, 3500 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3308, USA
    Physiol Behav 76:661-7. 2002
    ..These results suggest that androstanone and DMCMC, although apparent perceptual analogs of androstenone, may be using different pathways of olfaction within the central nervous system (CNS)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Immunolocalization of retinoic acid receptors in the mammalian olfactory system and the effects of olfactory denervation on receptor distribution
    K K Yee
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, 3500 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3308, USA
    Neuroscience 131:733-43. 2005
    ....
  7. pmc Genetic loss or pharmacological blockade of testes-expressed taste genes causes male sterility
    Bedrich Mosinger
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:12319-24. 2013
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Conductive olfactory losses in chronic rhinosinusitis? A computational fluid dynamics study of 29 patients
    Kai Zhao
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, PA Department of Otolaryngology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 4:298-308. 2014
    ..We aimed to examine possible conductive factors using computational fluid dynamics (CFD) models...
  9. pmc Heterotrimeric G protein subunit Gγ13 is critical to olfaction
    Feng Li
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Neurosci 33:7975-84. 2013
    ..The identification of the olfactory G-protein's βγ moiety has provided a novel approach to understanding the feedback regulation of olfactory signal transduction pathways as well as the control of subcellular structures of OSNs...
  10. ncbi request reprint Endocrine taste cells
    Zaza Kokrashvili
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, 3500 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA19104, USA
    Br J Nutr 111:S23-9. 2014
    ..The present results indicate that a portion of the cephalic-phase rise in circulating GLP-1 levels is mediated by the direct release of GLP-1 from taste cells into the bloodstream...
  11. ncbi request reprint Transduction and coding
    Nancy E Rawson
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3308, USA
    Adv Otorhinolaryngol 63:23-43. 2006
    ..Disease, infection, injury or aging can interfere with neuronal cell replacement as well as transduction and coding processes, resulting in impairment and distortions of olfactory performance...
  12. pmc Immune cells of the human peripheral taste system: dominant dendritic cells and CD4 T cells
    Pu Feng
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, 3500 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 23:760-6. 2009
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  13. pmc Lgr5-EGFP marks taste bud stem/progenitor cells in posterior tongue
    Karen K Yee
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Stem Cells 31:992-1000. 2013
    ..Our results indicate that Lgr5 may mark adult taste stem or progenitor cells in the posterior portion of the tongue...
  14. pmc Assessment of smoking status based on cotinine levels in nasal lavage fluid
    Mehmet Hakan Ozdener
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Tob Induc Dis 5:11. 2009
    ..While saliva is the most easily obtained body fluid, NLF can be used to provide an objective and precise indication of smoking status and more directly reflects smoke exposure in the nasal and olfactory mucosa...
  15. pmc Altered olfactory epithelial structure and function in feline models of mucopolysaccharidoses I and VI
    Fritz W Lischka
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 3308, USA
    J Comp Neurol 511:360-72. 2008
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  16. pmc Glucose transporters and ATP-gated K+ (KATP) metabolic sensors are present in type 1 taste receptor 3 (T1r3)-expressing taste cells
    Karen K Yee
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3308, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:5431-6. 2011
    ..Taste cell-expressed glucose sensors and K(ATP) may serve as mediators of the T1r-independent sweet taste of sugars...
  17. pmc Human UDP-glucuronosyltransferase UGT2A2: cDNA construction, expression, and functional characterization in comparison with UGT2A1 and UGT2A3
    Nina Sneitz
    Centre for Drug Research, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Pharmacogenet Genomics 19:923-34. 2009
    ..Characterize the expression and glucuronidation activities of the human uridine 5'-diphospho (UDP)-glucuronosyltransferase (UGT) 2A2...
  18. ncbi request reprint Characterization and long-term maintenance of rat taste cells in culture
    Hakan Ozdener
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3308, USA
    Chem Senses 31:279-90. 2006
    ..This system will enable further studies of the processes involved in proliferation, differentiation, and function of mammalian taste receptor cells in an in vitro preparation...
  19. pmc Specific mesenchymal/epithelial induction of olfactory receptor, vomeronasal, and gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) neurons
    N E Rawson
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Dev Dyn 239:1723-38. 2010
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  20. pmc Human olfactory epithelial cells generated in vitro express diverse neuronal characteristics
    K E Borgmann-Winter
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Neuroscience 158:642-53. 2009
    ..Their ready availability from living humans thus provides a new tool to link functional and molecular features of neural cells with clinical characteristics of individual living patients...