Thomas S Hnasko

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Neurotransmitter corelease: mechanism and physiological role
    Thomas S Hnasko
    Departments of Physiology and Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, California 94158 2517, USA
    Annu Rev Physiol 74:225-43. 2012
  2. pmc Ventral tegmental area glutamate neurons: electrophysiological properties and projections
    Thomas S Hnasko
    Department of Physiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Neurosci 32:15076-85. 2012
  3. pmc Pathway-specific genetic attenuation of glutamate release alters select features of competition-based visual circuit refinement
    Selina M Koch
    Neuroscience Graduate Program, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Neuron 71:235-42. 2011
  4. pmc Presynaptic regulation of quantal size: K+/H+ exchange stimulates vesicular glutamate transport
    Germaine Y Goh
    Department of Physiology, Graduate Program in Neuroscience, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Nat Neurosci 14:1285-92. 2011
  5. pmc Dopaminergic terminals in the nucleus accumbens but not the dorsal striatum corelease glutamate
    Garret D Stuber
    Ernest Gallo Clinic and Research Center, University of California, San Francisco, Emeryville, California 94608, USA
    J Neurosci 30:8229-33. 2010
  6. pmc Vesicular glutamate transport promotes dopamine storage and glutamate corelease in vivo
    Thomas S Hnasko
    Departments of Physiology and Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94158, USA
    Neuron 65:643-56. 2010
  7. ncbi Synaptic vesicles: half full or half empty?
    Thomas S Hnasko
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 600 16th Street, GH N272B, San Francisco, CA 94158, USA
    Neuron 51:523-4. 2006

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Publications7

  1. doi Neurotransmitter corelease: mechanism and physiological role
    Thomas S Hnasko
    Departments of Physiology and Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, California 94158 2517, USA
    Annu Rev Physiol 74:225-43. 2012
    ..Corelease thus serves multiple roles in synaptic transmission...
  2. pmc Ventral tegmental area glutamate neurons: electrophysiological properties and projections
    Thomas S Hnasko
    Department of Physiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Neurosci 32:15076-85. 2012
    ..Thus, glutamate neurons form a physiologically and anatomically distinct subpopulation of VTA projection neurons...
  3. pmc Pathway-specific genetic attenuation of glutamate release alters select features of competition-based visual circuit refinement
    Selina M Koch
    Neuroscience Graduate Program, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Neuron 71:235-42. 2011
    ....
  4. pmc Presynaptic regulation of quantal size: K+/H+ exchange stimulates vesicular glutamate transport
    Germaine Y Goh
    Department of Physiology, Graduate Program in Neuroscience, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Nat Neurosci 14:1285-92. 2011
    ..Manipulating presynaptic K(+) at a glutamatergic synapse influenced quantal size, indicating that synaptic vesicle K(+)/H(+) exchange regulates glutamate release and synaptic transmission...
  5. pmc Dopaminergic terminals in the nucleus accumbens but not the dorsal striatum corelease glutamate
    Garret D Stuber
    Ernest Gallo Clinic and Research Center, University of California, San Francisco, Emeryville, California 94608, USA
    J Neurosci 30:8229-33. 2010
    ..Thus, the unique ability of NAc-projecting dopamine neurons to synchronously activate both dopamine and glutamate receptors may have crucial implications for the ability to respond to motivationally significant stimuli...
  6. pmc Vesicular glutamate transport promotes dopamine storage and glutamate corelease in vivo
    Thomas S Hnasko
    Departments of Physiology and Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94158, USA
    Neuron 65:643-56. 2010
    ..Remarkably, low concentrations of glutamate acidify synaptic vesicles more slowly but to a greater extent than equimolar Cl(-), indicating a distinct, presynaptic mechanism to regulate quantal size...
  7. ncbi Synaptic vesicles: half full or half empty?
    Thomas S Hnasko
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 600 16th Street, GH N272B, San Francisco, CA 94158, USA
    Neuron 51:523-4. 2006
    ..In this issue of Neuron, Prado et al. pursue this line of investigation and show that changes in transporter expression that alter quantal size can affect behavior...