Experts and Doctors on cell membrane permeability in Argentina


Locale: Argentina
Topic: cell membrane permeability

Top Publications

  1. Verstraeten S. Relationship between thallium(I)-mediated plasma membrane fluidification and cell oxidants production in Jurkat T cells. Toxicology. 2006;222:95-102 pubmed
    ..These effects could underlie the pathology associated with Tl(+) toxicity...
  2. Netti V, Iovane A, Vatrella M, Zotta E, Fellet A, Balaszczuk A. Effects of nitric oxide system and osmotic stress on Aquaporin-1 in the postnatal heart. Biomed Pharmacother. 2016;81:225-34 pubmed publisher
    ..Increased AQP1 S-nitrosylation in the youngest group may decrease osmotic water permeability of cardiac membranes, having a negative impact on cardiac water balance. ..
  3. Gomez Casati D, Cortassa S, Aon M, Iglesias A. Ultrasensitive behavior in the synthesis of storage polysaccharides in cyanobacteria. Planta. 2003;216:969-75 pubmed
    ..The implications of the results for plant cell physiology during light-dark transitions are discussed. ..
  4. Marinelli R, Tietz P, Caride A, Huang B, Larusso N. Water transporting properties of hepatocyte basolateral and canalicular plasma membrane domains. J Biol Chem. 2003;278:43157-62 pubmed
    ..These data suggest a molecular mechanism for the efficient coupling of osmotically active solutes and water transport during canalicular bile formation...
  5. Chara O, Ford P, Rivarola V, Parisi M, Capurro C. Asymmetry in the osmotic response of a rat cortical collecting duct cell line: role of aquaporin-2. J Membr Biol. 2005;207:143-50 pubmed
  6. Mendieta J, Pagano M, Muñoz F, Daleo G, Guevara M. Antimicrobial activity of potato aspartic proteases (StAPs) involves membrane permeabilization. Microbiology. 2006;152:2039-47 pubmed
    ..It is concluded that the antimicrobial effect of StAPs against F. solani and P. infestans is caused by a direct interaction with the microbial surfaces followed by membrane permeabilization. ..
  7. Flamenco P, Galizia L, Rivarola V, Fernandez J, Ford P, Capurro C. Role of AQP2 during apoptosis in cortical collecting duct cells. Biol Cell. 2009;101:237-50 pubmed publisher
  8. Alleva K, Chara O, Sutka M, Amodeo G. Analysis of the source of heterogeneity in the osmotic response of plant membrane vesicles. Eur Biophys J. 2009;38:175-84 pubmed publisher
    ..In conclusion, the mathematical approach presented here allows to identify the source of heterogeneity; this information being of particular interest, especially when studying gating mechanisms triggered in water channel activity. ..
  9. Sanchez G, Takara D, Alonso G. Local anesthetics inhibit Ca-ATPase in masticatory muscles. J Dent Res. 2010;89:372-7 pubmed publisher

More Information


  1. Bellati J, Alleva K, Soto G, Vitali V, Jozefkowicz C, Amodeo G. Intracellular pH sensing is altered by plasma membrane PIP aquaporin co-expression. Plant Mol Biol. 2010;74:105-18 pubmed publisher
    ..These results prove for the first time that PIP co-expression modulates the membrane water permeability through a pH regulatory response, enhancing in this way membrane versatility to adjust its water transfer capacity...
  2. Lipovsek M, Im G, Franchini L, Pisciottano F, Katz E, Fuchs P, et al. Phylogenetic differences in calcium permeability of the auditory hair cell cholinergic nicotinic receptor. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012;109:4308-13 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, they suggest that high Ca(2+) permeability of the ?9?10 cholinergic nicotinic receptor might have evolved together with other features that have given the mammalian ear an expanded high-frequency sensitivity...
  3. Alleva K, Chara O, Amodeo G. Aquaporins: another piece in the osmotic puzzle. FEBS Lett. 2012;586:2991-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Critical aspects of the state of the state of knowledge on osmosis, a topic that has been studied since 19th century, are reviewed and integrated with the available information provided by in vivo, in vitro and in silico approaches. ..
  4. Di Giusto G, Flamenco P, Rivarola V, Fernandez J, Melamud L, Ford P, et al. Aquaporin 2-increased renal cell proliferation is associated with cell volume regulation. J Cell Biochem. 2012;113:3721-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, during cell cycle, a coordinated modulation of the RVD activity may contribute to accelerate proliferation of cells expressing AQP2. ..
  5. Pérez C, Sobarzo C, Jacobo P, Pellizzari E, Cigorraga S, Denduchis B, et al. Loss of occludin expression and impairment of blood-testis barrier permeability in rats with autoimmune orchitis: effect of interleukin 6 on Sertoli cell tight junctions. Biol Reprod. 2012;87:122 pubmed publisher
    ..These data indicate the possibility that IL6 might be involved in the downregulation of occludin expression and in the modulation of BTB permeability that occur in rats undergoing autoimmune orchitis...
  6. Jozefkowicz C, Rosi P, Sigaut L, Soto G, Pietrasanta L, Amodeo G, et al. Loop A is critical for the functional interaction of two Beta vulgaris PIP aquaporins. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e57993 pubmed publisher
    ..We postulate that BvPIP2;1 loop A is relevant for the lack of functional interaction with BvPIP1;1 and that the monomer composition of PIP assemblies determines their functional properties. ..
  7. Jozefkowicz C, Sigaut L, Scochera F, Soto G, Ayub N, Pietrasanta L, et al. PIP Water Transport and Its pH Dependence Are Regulated by Tetramer Stoichiometry. Biophys J. 2016;110:1312-21 pubmed publisher
    ..This represents, to our knowledge, a novel regulatory mechanism to adjust water transport across the plasma membrane. ..