J Y Ro

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Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of experimental muscle pain on electromyographic activity of masticatory muscles in the rat
    Jin Y Ro
    Department of Oral and Craniofacial Biological Sciences, University of Maryland Baltimore School of Dentistry, 666 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Muscle Nerve 25:576-84. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint The role of peripheral N-methyl-D-aspartate receptors in muscle hyperalgesia
    Jin Y Ro
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Maryland Baltimore School of Dentistry, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Neuroreport 16:485-9. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Modulation of jaw muscle spindle afferent activity following intramuscular injections with hypertonic saline
    J Y Ro
    Department of Oral and Craniofacial Biological Sciences, University of Maryland Baltimore School of Dentistry, 666 W Baltimore Street, MD, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Pain 92:117-27. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Bite force measurement in awake rats: a behavioral model for persistent orofacial muscle pain and hyperalgesia
    Jin Y Ro
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Program in Neuroscience, University of Maryland Baltimore, School of Dentistry, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Orofac Pain 19:159-67. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Substance P does not play a critical role in neurogenic inflammation in the rat masseter muscle
    Jin Y Ro
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Maryland Baltimore School of Dentistry, 666 W Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Brain Res 1047:38-44. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Contribution of peripheral N-methyl-D-aspartate receptors to c-fos expression in the trigeminal spinal nucleus following acute masseteric inflammation
    J Y Ro
    Department of Oral and Craniofacial Biological Sciences, University of Maryland Baltimore, School of Dentistry, 666 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Neuroscience 123:213-9. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Innocuous jaw movements increase c-fos expression in trigeminal sensory nuclei produced by masseter muscle inflammation
    Jin Y Ro
    Department of Oral and Craniofacial Biological Sciences, University of Maryland Baltimore School of Dentistry, 666 W Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Pain 104:539-48. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Development of a behavioral assessment of craniofacial muscle pain in lightly anesthetized rats
    Jin Y Ro
    Department of Oral and Craniofacial Biological Sciences, University of Maryland Baltimore School of Dentistry, 666 W Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Pain 104:179-85. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Contribution of peripheral NMDA receptors in craniofacial muscle nociception and edema formation
    Jin Y Ro
    Department of Oral and Craniofacial Biological Sciences, University of Maryland Baltimore School of Dentistry, 666 W Baltimore Street, 21201, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Brain Res 979:78-84. 2003
  10. pmc Sex differences in the contribution of ATP-sensitive K+ channels in trigeminal ganglia under an acute muscle pain condition
    K Niu
    Program in Neuroscience, Department of Neural and Pain Sciences, University of Maryland Baltimore School of Dentistry, 650 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Neuroscience 180:344-52. 2011

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  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of experimental muscle pain on electromyographic activity of masticatory muscles in the rat
    Jin Y Ro
    Department of Oral and Craniofacial Biological Sciences, University of Maryland Baltimore School of Dentistry, 666 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Muscle Nerve 25:576-84. 2002
    ..Therefore, the development and maintenance of chronic jaw muscle pain does not appear to result from a feedback cycle mechanism...
  2. ncbi request reprint The role of peripheral N-methyl-D-aspartate receptors in muscle hyperalgesia
    Jin Y Ro
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Maryland Baltimore School of Dentistry, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Neuroreport 16:485-9. 2005
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Modulation of jaw muscle spindle afferent activity following intramuscular injections with hypertonic saline
    J Y Ro
    Department of Oral and Craniofacial Biological Sciences, University of Maryland Baltimore School of Dentistry, 666 W Baltimore Street, MD, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Pain 92:117-27. 2001
    ..The changes can have deleterious effects on oral motor function as well as kinesthetic sensibility...
  4. ncbi request reprint Bite force measurement in awake rats: a behavioral model for persistent orofacial muscle pain and hyperalgesia
    Jin Y Ro
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Program in Neuroscience, University of Maryland Baltimore, School of Dentistry, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Orofac Pain 19:159-67. 2005
    ..To test the hypotheses that masseteric inflammation produces a reduction of mean bite force and success rates and that classical anti-inflammatory agents prevent inflammation-induced changes in bite force...
  5. ncbi request reprint Substance P does not play a critical role in neurogenic inflammation in the rat masseter muscle
    Jin Y Ro
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Maryland Baltimore School of Dentistry, 666 W Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Brain Res 1047:38-44. 2005
    ..Taken together, these results provide compelling evidence that, unlike cutaneous or joint tissue, SP does not play a critical role in inducing neurogenic inflammation in the skeletal muscle tissue...
  6. ncbi request reprint Contribution of peripheral N-methyl-D-aspartate receptors to c-fos expression in the trigeminal spinal nucleus following acute masseteric inflammation
    J Y Ro
    Department of Oral and Craniofacial Biological Sciences, University of Maryland Baltimore, School of Dentistry, 666 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Neuroscience 123:213-9. 2004
    ..These results suggest that peripheral NMDA receptors contribute to nociceptive processing from craniofacial muscles...
  7. ncbi request reprint Innocuous jaw movements increase c-fos expression in trigeminal sensory nuclei produced by masseter muscle inflammation
    Jin Y Ro
    Department of Oral and Craniofacial Biological Sciences, University of Maryland Baltimore School of Dentistry, 666 W Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Pain 104:539-48. 2003
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  8. ncbi request reprint Development of a behavioral assessment of craniofacial muscle pain in lightly anesthetized rats
    Jin Y Ro
    Department of Oral and Craniofacial Biological Sciences, University of Maryland Baltimore School of Dentistry, 666 W Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Pain 104:179-85. 2003
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Contribution of peripheral NMDA receptors in craniofacial muscle nociception and edema formation
    Jin Y Ro
    Department of Oral and Craniofacial Biological Sciences, University of Maryland Baltimore School of Dentistry, 666 W Baltimore Street, 21201, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Brain Res 979:78-84. 2003
    ..The weight difference was significantly less only in rats pretreated with masseteric MK-801. These data provide evidence that peripheral NMDA receptors play an important role in craniofacial muscle nociception and inflammation...
  10. pmc Sex differences in the contribution of ATP-sensitive K+ channels in trigeminal ganglia under an acute muscle pain condition
    K Niu
    Program in Neuroscience, Department of Neural and Pain Sciences, University of Maryland Baltimore School of Dentistry, 650 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Neuroscience 180:344-52. 2011
    ..The present study provided novel information on sex differences in KATP expression in TG and its contribution under an orofacial muscle pain condition...
  11. doi request reprint Involvement of neuronal, inducible and endothelial nitric oxide synthases in capsaicin-induced muscle hypersensitivity
    Jong Seok Lee
    Department of Neural and Pain Sciences, University of Maryland Baltimore, School of Dentistry, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Eur J Pain 13:924-8. 2009
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  12. ncbi request reprint The effect of experimental muscle pain on the amplitude and velocity sensitivity of jaw closing muscle spindle afferents
    Radi Masri
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Maryland Baltimore, 666 W Baltimore St 5 E 24, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Brain Res 1050:138-47. 2005
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  13. ncbi request reprint Role of peripheral mu-opioid receptors in inflammatory orofacial muscle pain
    S Nunez
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Program in Neuroscience, University of Maryland Baltimore School of Dentistry, 650 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Neuroscience 146:1346-54. 2007
    ..These results demonstrated that activation of peripheral MOR provides greater anti-nociception in inflamed muscle, and that the enhanced MOR effect can be partly explained by significant up-regulation of MOR expression in TG...
  14. pmc Activation of peripheral delta-opioid receptors leads to anti-hyperalgesic responses in the masseter muscle of male and female rats
    J L Saloman
    Program in Neuroscience, Department of Neural and Pain Sciences, University of Maryland Baltimore School of Dentistry, 650 W Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Neuroscience 190:379-85. 2011
    ..These studies revealed novel information about sex differences with regards to peripherally localized DOR-mediated anti-hyperalgesia under an orofacial muscle pain condition...
  15. pmc Activation of TRPV1 and TRPA1 leads to muscle nociception and mechanical hyperalgesia
    Jin Y Ro
    University of Maryland Baltimore School of Dentistry, Program in Neuroscience, Department of Neural and Pain Sciences, 650 W Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Pain 144:270-7. 2009
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  16. ncbi request reprint Role of soluble guanylate cyclase in the trigeminal subnucleus caudalis in capsaicin-induced muscle hypersensitivity
    Jin Y Ro
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Program in Neuroscience, University of Maryland Baltimore, School of Dentistry, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Brain Res 1184:141-8. 2007
    ..These data indicate that the NO-sGC pathway in the Vc is involved in mediating orofacial muscle hypersensitivity under acute inflammatory conditions...
  17. ncbi request reprint Classification of muscle spindle afferents innervating the masseter muscle in rats
    Radi Masri
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery, University of Maryland Baltimore, 666 W Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Arch Oral Biol 51:740-7. 2006
    ..However, the distinction between bag(2) and chain fibres influences is not as clearly defined in the rat compared to the cat...
  18. ncbi request reprint Human and animal experimental models of acute and chronic muscle pain: intramuscular algesic injection
    Norman F Capra
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Maryland Baltimore School of Dentistry, 666 W Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Pain 110:3-7. 2004
  19. ncbi request reprint Hypertonic saline-induced muscle nociception and c-fos activation are partially mediated by peripheral NMDA receptors
    Jin Y Ro
    University of Maryland Baltimore, School of Dentistry, Department of Biomedical Sciences, 666 W Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Eur J Pain 11:398-405. 2007
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  20. ncbi request reprint Assessing mechanical sensitivity of masseter muscle in lightly anesthetized rats: a model for craniofacial muscle hyperalgesia
    Jin Y Ro
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Program in Neuroscience, University of Maryland Baltimore, School of Dentistry, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Neurosci Res 56:119-23. 2006
    ..The technique can be applied to study mechanistic bases for craniofacial muscle tenderness...
  21. pmc Lipopolysaccharide-induced pulpitis up-regulates TRPV1 in trigeminal ganglia
    M K Chung
    University of Maryland Baltimore School of Dentistry, Program in Neuroscience, Department of Neural and Pain Sciences, 650 W Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Dent Res 90:1103-7. 2011
    ..Our results suggest that the up-regulation of TRPV1 in trigeminal nociceptors following bacterial infection could contribute to hyperalgesia under pulpitis conditions...
  22. pmc Differential regulation of glutamate receptors in trigeminal ganglia following masseter inflammation
    Jongseok Lee
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Program in Neuroscience, University of Maryland Baltimore, School of Dentistry, 650 W Baltimore Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Neurosci Lett 421:91-5. 2007
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  23. pmc The role of androgen receptor in transcriptional modulation of cannabinoid receptor type 1 gene in rat trigeminal ganglia
    K S Lee
    University of Maryland Dental School, Department of Neural and Pain Sciences, Program in Neuroscience, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Neuroscience 254:395-403. 2013
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  24. doi request reprint Peripheral G protein-coupled inwardly rectifying potassium channels are involved in δ-opioid receptor-mediated anti-hyperalgesia in rat masseter muscle
    M K Chung
    Department of Neural and Pain Sciences, University of Maryland School of Dentistry, Baltimore, USA
    Eur J Pain 18:29-38. 2014
    ..However, the role of peripheral GIRK channels in analgesia induced by peripherally administered opioid, especially in trigeminal system, is not clear...
  25. ncbi request reprint Peripheral metabotropic glutamate receptor 5 mediates mechanical hypersensitivity in craniofacial muscle via protein kinase C dependent mechanisms
    J S Lee
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Program in Neuroscience, University of Maryland Baltimore School of Dentistry, 650 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Neuroscience 146:375-83. 2007
    ..Thus, selective targeting of peripheral mGluR 5 and PKCalpha, as well as PKCepsilon, might serve as an effective therapeutic strategy in the management of chronic muscle pain conditions, such as temporomandibular disorders...
  26. pmc Neurophysiology of prehension. I. Posterior parietal cortex and object-oriented hand behaviors
    Esther P Gardner
    Department of Physiology and Neuroscience, New York University School of Medicine, 550 First Avenue, MSB 442, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Neurophysiol 97:387-406. 2007
    ..Area 5 may also participate in sensorimotor transformations coordinating reach and grasp behaviors and provide on-line feedback needed for goal-directed hand movements...
  27. ncbi request reprint Sensory monitoring of prehension in the parietal lobe: a study using digital video
    Esther P Gardner
    Department of Physiology and Neuroscience, New York University School of Medicine, 550 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Behav Brain Res 135:213-24. 2002
    ..Detailed sensory monitoring of hand-object interactions occurred in S-I, where distinct groups of neurons responded to specific behaviors such as grasping, lifting, holding or releasing objects...
  28. pmc Neurophysiology of prehension. II. Response diversity in primary somatosensory (S-I) and motor (M-I) cortices
    Esther P Gardner
    Department of Physiology and Neuroscience, New York University School of Medicine, 550 First Avenue, MSB 442, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Neurophysiol 97:1656-70. 2007
    ..Somatosensory feedback from the hand to S-I enables real-time adjustments of grasping by connections to M-I and updates future prehension plans through projections to PPC...