B J Yates

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Responses of feline medial medullary reticular formation neurons with projections to the C5-C6 ventral horn to vestibular stimulation
    K A Wilkinson
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Brain Res 1018:247-56. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Vestibular influences on the autonomic nervous system
    B J Yates
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 781:458-73. 1996
  3. ncbi request reprint Responses of vestibular nucleus neurons to tilt following chronic bilateral removal of vestibular inputs
    B J Yates
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Exp Brain Res 130:151-8. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular responses elicited by linear acceleration in humans
    B J Yates
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Eye and Ear Institute, PA 15213, USA
    Exp Brain Res 125:476-84. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint Physiological basis and pharmacology of motion sickness: an update
    B J Yates
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Brain Res Bull 47:395-406. 1998
  6. ncbi request reprint Post-spaceflight orthostatic intolerance: possible relationship to microgravity-induced plasticity in the vestibular system
    B J Yates
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Brain Res Brain Res Rev 28:73-82. 1998
  7. ncbi request reprint Integration of somatic and visceral inputs by the brainstem: functional considerations
    B J Yates
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Exp Brain Res 119:269-75. 1998
  8. ncbi request reprint Vestibular inputs to propriospinal interneurons in the feline C1-C2 spinal cord projecting to the C5-C6 ventral horn
    A R Anker
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Room 519, Eye and Ear Institute, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Exp Brain Res 170:39-51. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Role of the medial medullary reticular formation in relaying vestibular signals to the diaphragm and abdominal muscles
    R L Mori
    Departments of Otolaryngology and Neuroscience, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Brain Res 902:82-91. 2001
  10. pmc Effects of postural changes and removal of vestibular inputs on blood flow to and from the hindlimb of conscious felines
    K J Yavorcik
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 297:R1777-84. 2009

Collaborators

  • R H Schor
  • F Deriu
  • I A Kerman
  • J B Lucot
  • T Suzuki
  • A M Bronstein
  • L Rinaman
  • M Aoki
  • A Ali
  • J Patrick Card
  • ISABELLE BILLIG
  • JEFFREY TAUBE
  • L A Cotter
  • S P Cass
  • D M Miller
  • T D Wilson
  • C D Rice
  • B J Jian
  • A R Anker
  • R L Mori
  • H E Arendt
  • T Shintani
  • D A Reighard
  • N J Gandhi
  • J E Brown
  • S P Misra
  • B Cuccurazzu
  • V J Destefino
  • K A Wilkinson
  • K J Yavorcik
  • S G Raj
  • J A Shulman
  • N O Huff
  • M J Holmes
  • T K Lee
  • M Arshian
  • E Tolu
  • E Giaconi
  • J A Draper
  • B F Sadacca
  • C J Olsheski
  • S M Barman
  • Y Sugiyama
  • M G Larson
  • M E Jessell
  • A L Waggoner
  • S A Weber
  • Amar S Mehta
  • R Kalash
  • Ajeet S Mehta
  • J H Lois
  • J H Troupe
  • R J Holtje
  • J Lorenzo
  • A W Acernese
  • A P Maurer
  • D F Mays
  • B Tamrazi
  • B A Emanuel
  • A E Bergsman
  • J G Jasko
  • C Sprando

Detail Information

Publications42

  1. ncbi request reprint Responses of feline medial medullary reticular formation neurons with projections to the C5-C6 ventral horn to vestibular stimulation
    K A Wilkinson
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Brain Res 1018:247-56. 2004
    ..These data support the hypothesis that the MRF participates in generating vestibulo-respiratory responses, but also suggest that some neurons in this region have other functions...
  2. ncbi request reprint Vestibular influences on the autonomic nervous system
    B J Yates
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 781:458-73. 1996
    ..In contrast, vestibular effects on respiratory motoneurons are mediated in part by neural circuits that are not typically involved in the generation of breathing...
  3. ncbi request reprint Responses of vestibular nucleus neurons to tilt following chronic bilateral removal of vestibular inputs
    B J Yates
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Exp Brain Res 130:151-8. 2000
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular responses elicited by linear acceleration in humans
    B J Yates
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Eye and Ear Institute, PA 15213, USA
    Exp Brain Res 125:476-84. 1999
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Physiological basis and pharmacology of motion sickness: an update
    B J Yates
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Brain Res Bull 47:395-406. 1998
    ..However, considerable information concerning the physiological basis and pharmacology of motion sickness is unknown; future research using animal models will be required to understand this condition...
  6. ncbi request reprint Post-spaceflight orthostatic intolerance: possible relationship to microgravity-induced plasticity in the vestibular system
    B J Yates
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Brain Res Brain Res Rev 28:73-82. 1998
    ..Preliminary data support this hypothesis, although controlled studies will be required to determine the relationship between changes in the vestibular system and orthostatic hypotension following exposure to microgravity...
  7. ncbi request reprint Integration of somatic and visceral inputs by the brainstem: functional considerations
    B J Yates
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Exp Brain Res 119:269-75. 1998
    ..Thus, a simple division of the brainstem into "somatic" and "autonomic" regions is no longer possible...
  8. ncbi request reprint Vestibular inputs to propriospinal interneurons in the feline C1-C2 spinal cord projecting to the C5-C6 ventral horn
    A R Anker
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Room 519, Eye and Ear Institute, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Exp Brain Res 170:39-51. 2006
    ..These data suggest that C(1)-C(2) propriospinal interneurons contribute to regulating posturally related responses of the diaphragm, although additional pathways are also involved in generating this activity...
  9. ncbi request reprint Role of the medial medullary reticular formation in relaying vestibular signals to the diaphragm and abdominal muscles
    R L Mori
    Departments of Otolaryngology and Neuroscience, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Brain Res 902:82-91. 2001
    ....
  10. pmc Effects of postural changes and removal of vestibular inputs on blood flow to and from the hindlimb of conscious felines
    K J Yavorcik
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 297:R1777-84. 2009
    ..Instead, alterations in total peripheral resistance following vestibular dysfunction could affect the regulation of blood pressure...
  11. pmc Responses of caudal vestibular nucleus neurons of conscious cats to rotations in vertical planes, before and after a bilateral vestibular neurectomy
    D M Miller
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Room 519, Eye and Ear Institute, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Exp Brain Res 188:175-86. 2008
    ..These findings indicate that nonlabyrinthine inputs are likely important in sustaining the activity of CVN neurons; thus, these inputs may play a role in functional recovery following peripheral vestibular lesions...
  12. pmc A monosynaptic pathway links the vestibular nuclei and masseter muscle motoneurons in rats
    B Cuccurazzu
    Department of Otolaryngology, Eye and Ear Institute, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Exp Brain Res 176:665-71. 2007
    ..This study provides direct evidence that a monosynaptic pathway exists between the MVePC and PH and masseter motoneurons...
  13. pmc Responses of rostral fastigial nucleus neurons of conscious cats to rotations in vertical planes
    D M Miller
    Department of Otolaryngology, Room 519, Eye and Ear Institute, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Neuroscience 155:317-25. 2008
    ..The relatively simple responses of many RFN neurons in cats are appropriate for triggering such compensatory autonomic responses...
  14. ncbi request reprint Adaptive plasticity in vestibular influences on cardiovascular control
    B J Yates
    Departments of Otolaryngology and Neuroscience, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Brain Res Bull 53:3-9. 2000
    ..Although loss of any one of these inputs does not induce lability in blood pressure, it is likely that maximal blood pressure stability is achieved by the integration of a variety of sensory cues signaling body position in space...
  15. ncbi request reprint Afferent pathways to the region of the vestibular nuclei that participates in cardiovascular and respiratory control
    B J Jian
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Eye and Ear Institute, Room 519, 203 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Brain Res 1044:241-50. 2005
    ....
  16. pmc Vestibular inputs elicit patterned changes in limb blood flow in conscious cats
    T D Wilson
    University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology, Eye and Ear Institute, Rm 519, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Physiol 575:671-84. 2006
    ..Thus, the data support the hypothesis that vestibular influences on the cardiovascular system serve to protect against the occurrence of orthostatic hypotension...
  17. ncbi request reprint Definition of neuronal circuitry controlling the activity of phrenic and abdominal motoneurons in the ferret using recombinant strains of pseudorabies virus
    I Billig
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Neurosci 20:7446-54. 2000
    ....
  18. pmc Mapping of neural pathways that influence diaphragm activity and project to the lumbar spinal cord in cats
    C D Rice
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Eye and Ear Institute, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Exp Brain Res 203:205-11. 2010
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Transneuronal tracing of neural pathways controlling abdominal musculature in the ferret
    I Billig
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Room 106, Eye and Ear Institute, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Brain Res 912:24-32. 2001
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Effects of postural changes and vestibular lesions on diaphragm and rectus abdominis activity in awake cats
    L A Cotter
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Appl Physiol 91:137-44. 2001
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Consequences of postural changes and removal of vestibular inputs on the movement of air in and out of the lungs of conscious felines
    M Arshian
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Eye and Ear Institute, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Appl Physiol 103:347-52. 2007
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Use of electrical vestibular stimulation to alter genioglossal muscle activity in awake cats
    A R Anker
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Vestib Res 13:1-8. 2003
    ..These data suggest that electrical vestibular stimulation could potentially be used therapeutically to alter upper airway muscle activity...
  23. ncbi request reprint Transneuronal tracing of neural pathways that regulate hindlimb muscle blood flow
    T K Lee
    University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology, Eye and Ear Institute, Rm 519, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 292:R1532-41. 2007
    ....
  24. pmc Responses of thoracic spinal interneurons to vestibular stimulation
    D M Miller
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Room 519, Eye and Ear Institute, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Exp Brain Res 195:89-100. 2009
    ..However, the preferred tilt directions of the interneurons were more heterogeneous than thoracic spinal outputs, showing that the outputs do not simply reflect an addition of local interneuronal activity...
  25. ncbi request reprint Horizontal linear and angular responses of neurons in the medial vestibular nucleus of the decerebrate cat
    R H Schor
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Vestib Res 8:107-16. 1998
    ..Thus, besides serving as a relay for horizontal canal signals, the medial vestibular nucleus may also be an important relay for information about orientation within the sagittal (pitch) plane...
  26. ncbi request reprint Effects of postural changes and removal of vestibular inputs on blood flow to the head of conscious felines
    T D Wilson
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Appl Physiol 100:1475-82. 2006
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Patterning of sympathetic nerve activity in response to vestibular stimulation
    I A Kerman
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Brain Res Bull 53:11-6. 2000
    ..These studies demonstrate that vestibulosympathetic reflexes are patterned according to both the anatomical location and innervation target of a particular sympathetic nerve, and can lead to distinct changes in local blood flow...
  28. pmc Transneuronal tracing of vestibulo-trigeminal pathways innervating the masseter muscle in the rat
    E Giaconi
    Department of Otolaryngology, Eye and Ear Institute, University of Pittsburgh, Room 519, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Exp Brain Res 171:330-9. 2006
    ..The MVe, PH, and SpVe appear to play a predominant integrative role in producing vestibulo-trigeminal responses...
  29. ncbi request reprint Transneuronal tracing of neural pathways influencing both diaphragm and genioglossal muscle activity in the ferret
    T Shintani
    Univ of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, Dept of Otolaryngology, Eye and Ear Institute, Rm 106, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Appl Physiol 95:1453-9. 2003
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Effects of postural changes and vestibular lesions on genioglossal muscle activity in conscious cats
    L A Cotter
    University of Pittsburgh, Department of Otolaryngology, PA 15213, USA
    J Appl Physiol 96:923-30. 2004
    ..Peripheral vestibular lesions were subsequently demonstrated to be complete through the postmortem inspection of temporal bone sections or by observing that vestibular nucleus neurons did not respond to rotations in vertical planes...
  31. ncbi request reprint Plasma hormone levels and central c-Fos expression in ferrets after systemic administration of cholecystokinin
    I Billig
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 281:R1243-55. 2001
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Plastic changes in processing of graviceptive signals during spaceflight potentially contribute to postflight orthostatic intolerance
    B J Yates
    Departments of Otolaryngology and Neuroscience, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Vestib Res 13:395-404. 2003
    ..It is likely that successful countermeasures for PSOI must address the plastic changes induced in the nervous system by changes in the patterns of graviceptive inputs that occur during spaceflight...
  33. ncbi request reprint Physiological evidence that the vestibular system participates in autonomic and respiratory control
    B J Yates
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Vestib Res 8:17-25. 1998
    ..These data thus suggest that the influences of the vestibular system on the autonomic and respiratory systems serve to maintain homeostasis during movement...
  34. pmc Responses of neurons in the rostral ventrolateral medulla to whole body rotations: comparisons in decerebrate and conscious cats
    V J Destefino
    Univ of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Dept of Otolaryngology, Eye and Ear Institute, Rm 519, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Appl Physiol 110:1699-707. 2011
    ..The findings also raise the possibility that autonomic responses to a variety of inputs, including those from the inner ear, could be gated according to behavioral context and attenuated when they are not necessary...
  35. ncbi request reprint Polysynaptic pathways from the vestibular nuclei to the lateral mammillary nucleus of the rat: substrates for vestibular input to head direction cells
    J E Brown
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Exp Brain Res 161:47-61. 2005
    ..These data are consistent with the conclusion that vestibular information that contributes to the LMN HD cell activity is relayed to this caudal hypothalamic cell group via a polysynaptic brainstem circuit...
  36. ncbi request reprint Locations of neurons with respiratory-related activity in the ferret brainstem
    T Shintani
    Department of Otolaryngology, Eye and Ear Institute, Room 106, 203 Lothrop Street, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Brain Res 974:236-42. 2003
    ..g. coughing or emesis)...
  37. ncbi request reprint Role of the vestibular system in regulating respiratory muscle activity during movement
    B J Yates
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 29:112-7. 2002
    ..5. It is practical for the vestibular system to participate in the control of respiration, to provide for rapid adjustments in ventilation such that the oxygen demands of the body are continually matched during movement and exercise...
  38. ncbi request reprint Effects of bilateral vestibular nucleus lesions on cardiovascular regulation in conscious cats
    R L Mori
    Univ of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, Dept of Otolaryngology, Rm 519, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Appl Physiol 98:526-33. 2005
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Effects of lesions of the caudal cerebellar vermis on cardiovascular regulation in awake cats
    M J Holmes
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Eye and Ear Institute, Room 106, 203 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Brain Res 938:62-72. 2002
    ..These data suggest that the cerebellar nodulus and uvula modulate vestibulo-cardiovascular responses, although the two regions play different roles in cardiovascular regulation...
  40. ncbi request reprint Neurochemical phenotypes of MRF neurons influencing diaphragm and rectus abdominis activity
    I Billig
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Appl Physiol 94:391-8. 2003
    ..These data suggest that the role of the MRF in respiratory regulation is multifaceted, as this region provides both inhibitory and excitatory influences on motoneuron activity...
  41. ncbi request reprint Does the vestibular system contribute to head direction cell activity in the rat?
    J E Brown
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Pittsburgh, 15260, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Physiol Behav 77:743-8. 2002
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Convergence of limb, visceral, and vertical semicircular canal or otolith inputs onto vestibular nucleus neurons
    B J Jian
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Eye and Ear Institute, Room 106, 203 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Exp Brain Res 144:247-57. 2002
    ..Furthermore, some vestibular nucleus neurons with non-labyrinthine inputs may be activated only during particular behaviors that elicit a specific combination of limb and visceral inputs...