Solomon I, Halat T, El Maghrabi M, O Neal M. Localization of connexin26 and connexin32 in putative CO(2)-chemosensitive brainstem regions in rat. Respir Physiol. 2001;129:101-21 pubmed
..We propose that the gap junction proteins Cx26 and Cx32, at least in part, form the neuroanatomical substrate for this gap junctional communication, which is hypothesized to play a role in central CO(2) chemoreception. ..
Solomon I. Modulation of expiratory motor output evoked by chemical activation of pre-Bötzinger complex in vivo. Respir Physiol Neurobiol. 2002;130:235-51 pubmed
Solomon I, Chon K, Rodriguez M. Blockade of brain stem gap junctions increases phrenic burst frequency and reduces phrenic burst synchronization in adult rat. J Neurophysiol. 2003;89:135-49 pubmed
Solomon I. Modulation of gasp frequency by activation of pre-Bötzinger complex in vivo. J Neurophysiol. 2002;87:1664-8 pubmed
..These findings also provide additional support to the concept of intrinsic hypoxic chemosensitivity of the pre-BötC...
Solomon I. Connexin36 distribution in putative CO2-chemosensitive brainstem regions in rat. Respir Physiol Neurobiol. 2003;139:1-20 pubmed
..We propose that the gap junction protein Cx36 also contributes to the neuroanatomical substrate for gap junctional communication, which is hypothesized to play a role in central CO2 chemoreception. ..
Solomon I. Glutamate neurotransmission is not required for, but may modulate, hypoxic sensitivity of pre-Bötzinger complex in vivo. J Neurophysiol. 2005;93:1278-84 pubmed
..Thus these findings provide additional support to the concept of intrinsic hypoxic sensitivity of the pre-BötC...
Solomon I, Edelman N, O Neal M. CO(2)/H(+) chemoreception in the cat pre-Bötzinger complex in vivo. J Appl Physiol (1985). 2000;88:1996-2007 pubmed