M A Schumacher
Affiliation: University of California
- Molecular cloning of an N-terminal splice variant of the capsaicin receptor. Loss of N-terminal domain suggests functional divergence among capsaicin receptor subtypesM A Schumacher
Department of Anesthesia, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
J Biol Chem 275:2756-62. 2000....
- The stretch-inactivated channel, a vanilloid receptor variant, is expressed in small-diameter sensory neurons in the ratM A Schumacher
Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0648, USA
Neurosci Lett 287:215-8. 2000..Since SIC is activated by cell shrinkage, it may participate in the mediation of pain produced by hypertonic stimuli...
- The capsaicin receptor: a heat-activated ion channel in the pain pathwayM J Caterina
Department of Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0450, USA
Nature 389:816-24. 1997..The cloned capsaicin receptor is also activated by increases in temperature in the noxious range, suggesting that it functions as a transducer of painful thermal stimuli in vivo...
- The genomic organization of the gene encoding the vanilloid receptor: evidence for multiple splice variantsQ Xue
Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care, The University of California, San Francisco, California, 94143 0648, USA
Genomics 76:14-20. 2001..The splice site flanking exon-intron 7 in rat and human VR1 diverged from the expected consensus sequence; this may help to explain the skipping of exon 7 within VR.5'sv and other VR splice variants...