Yarimar Carrasquillo

Summary

Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Craving cocaine pERKs up the amygdala
    Yarimar Carrasquillo
    Nat Neurosci 8:129-30. 2005
  2. pmc Hemispheric lateralization of a molecular signal for pain modulation in the amygdala
    Yarimar Carrasquillo
    Washington University Pain Center, Department of Anesthesiology, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S, Euclid Ave, Campus Box 8054, St, Louis, MO, 63110, USA
    Mol Pain 4:24. 2008
  3. pmc Activation of metabotropic glutamate receptor 5 in the amygdala modulates pain-like behavior
    Benedict J Kolber
    Washington University Pain Center, Department of Anesthesiology, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Neurosci 30:8203-13. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Metabotropic glutamate receptor 5 modulates nociceptive plasticity via extracellular signal-regulated kinase-Kv4.2 signaling in spinal cord dorsal horn neurons
    Hui Juan Hu
    Washington University Pain Center and Department of Anesthesiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Neurosci 27:13181-91. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Activation of the extracellular signal-regulated kinase in the amygdala modulates pain perception
    Yarimar Carrasquillo
    Washington University Pain Center and Department of Anesthesiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Neurosci 27:1543-51. 2007
  6. pmc A-type K+ channels encoded by Kv4.2, Kv4.3 and Kv1.4 differentially regulate intrinsic excitability of cortical pyramidal neurons
    Yarimar Carrasquillo
    Department of Developmental Biology, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8103, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Physiol 590:3877-90. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint The kv4.2 potassium channel subunit is required for pain plasticity
    Hui Juan Hu
    Washington University Pain Center and Department of Anesthesiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Neuron 50:89-100. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint IA channels: diverse regulatory mechanisms
    Yarimar Carrasquillo
    1Department of Developmental Biology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Neuroscientist 20:104-11. 2014
  9. ncbi request reprint Experience-dependent expression of terminal deoxynucleotidyl transferase in mouse brain
    SANDRA PENA DE ORTIZ
    Department of Biology, University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, PR 00931, USA
    Neuroreport 14:1141-4. 2003

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Craving cocaine pERKs up the amygdala
    Yarimar Carrasquillo
    Nat Neurosci 8:129-30. 2005
  2. pmc Hemispheric lateralization of a molecular signal for pain modulation in the amygdala
    Yarimar Carrasquillo
    Washington University Pain Center, Department of Anesthesiology, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S, Euclid Ave, Campus Box 8054, St, Louis, MO, 63110, USA
    Mol Pain 4:24. 2008
    ..These findings demonstrate that modulation of pain by ERK signaling in the CeA is functionally lateralized to the right hemisphere, suggesting a dominant role of the right amygdala in pain processing...
  3. pmc Activation of metabotropic glutamate receptor 5 in the amygdala modulates pain-like behavior
    Benedict J Kolber
    Washington University Pain Center, Department of Anesthesiology, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Neurosci 30:8203-13. 2010
    ..Together, these results establish an integral role for mGluR5 and ERK1/2 in nociceptive processing in the CeA...
  4. ncbi request reprint Metabotropic glutamate receptor 5 modulates nociceptive plasticity via extracellular signal-regulated kinase-Kv4.2 signaling in spinal cord dorsal horn neurons
    Hui Juan Hu
    Washington University Pain Center and Department of Anesthesiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Neurosci 27:13181-91. 2007
    ..2-containing potassium channels in dorsal horn neurons. This modulation may contribute to nociceptive plasticity and central sensitization associated with chronic inflammatory pain conditions...
  5. ncbi request reprint Activation of the extracellular signal-regulated kinase in the amygdala modulates pain perception
    Yarimar Carrasquillo
    Washington University Pain Center and Department of Anesthesiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Neurosci 27:1543-51. 2007
    ..Altogether, our results demonstrate a functional role of the ERK signaling cascade in the amygdala in inflammation-induced peripheral hypersensitivity...
  6. pmc A-type K+ channels encoded by Kv4.2, Kv4.3 and Kv1.4 differentially regulate intrinsic excitability of cortical pyramidal neurons
    Yarimar Carrasquillo
    Department of Developmental Biology, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8103, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Physiol 590:3877-90. 2012
    ..4-encoded IA channels do contribute to controlling resting membrane potentials, the regulation of current thresholds for action potential generation and repetitive firing rates in mature CP neurons...
  7. ncbi request reprint The kv4.2 potassium channel subunit is required for pain plasticity
    Hui Juan Hu
    Washington University Pain Center and Department of Anesthesiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Neuron 50:89-100. 2006
    ..2-mediated currents in neurons. These results show that Kv4.2 is a downstream target of ERK in spinal cord and plays a crucial role in pain plasticity...
  8. ncbi request reprint IA channels: diverse regulatory mechanisms
    Yarimar Carrasquillo
    1Department of Developmental Biology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Neuroscientist 20:104-11. 2014
    ..Here, we review the diverse molecular mechanisms that have been shown or proposed to underlie the functional diversity of native neuronal IA channels. ..
  9. ncbi request reprint Experience-dependent expression of terminal deoxynucleotidyl transferase in mouse brain
    SANDRA PENA DE ORTIZ
    Department of Biology, University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, PR 00931, USA
    Neuroreport 14:1141-4. 2003
    ..Unlike wild types (WT), tdt (-/-) mice did not show improvement in spatial learning and memory as a result of rearing in enriched environments. These results suggest that tdt may be involved in learning and memory saving...