Publications

  • Cooke, R. M., Mistry, R., Challiss, R. A. J., & Straub, V. A. (2013). Nitric Oxide Synthesis and cGMP Production Is Important for Neurite Growth and Synapse Remodeling after Axotomy. JOURNAL OF NEUROSCIENCE, 33(13), 5626-+. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3659-12.2013
  • Bavan, S., Straub, V. A., Webb, T. E., & Ennion, S. J. (2012). Cloning and Characterization of a P2X Receptor Expressed in the Central Nervous System of Lymnaea stagnalis. PLOS ONE, 7(11), 12 pages. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0050487
  • Vavoulis, D. V., Straub, V. A., Aston, J. A. D., & Feng, J. (2012). A Self-Organizing State-Space-Model Approach for Parameter Estimation in Hodgkin-Huxley-Type Models of Single Neurons. PLOS COMPUTATIONAL BIOLOGY, 8(3), 31 pages. doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1002401
  • Bavan, S., Farmer, L., Singh, S. K., Straub, V. A., Guerrero, F. D., & Ennion, S. J. (2011). The Penultimate Arginine of the Carboxyl Terminus Determines Slow Desensitization in a P2X Receptor from the Cattle Tick Boophilus microplus. MOLECULAR PHARMACOLOGY, 79(4), 776-785. doi:10.1124/mol.110.070037
  • Feng, Z. -P., Zhang, Z., van Kesteren, R. E., Straub, V. A., van Nierop, P., Jin, K., . . . Yeoman, M. S. (2009). Transcriptome analysis of the central nervous system of the mollusc Lymnaea stagnalis. BMC GENOMICS, 10, 15 pages. doi:10.1186/1471-2164-10-451
  • Straub, V. (2009). Encyclopedia of Neuroscience. M. D. Binder, N. Hirokawa, & U. Windhorst (Eds.), Springer.
  • Bavan, S., Straub, V. A., Blaxter, M. L., & Ennion, S. J. (2009). A P2X receptor from the tardigrade species Hypsibius dujardini with fast kinetics and sensitivity to zinc and copper. BMC EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGY, 9, 12 pages. doi:10.1186/1471-2148-9-17
  • Ribeiro, M., Straub, V. A., Schofield, M., Picot, J., Benjamin, P. R., O'Shea, M., & Korneev, S. A. (2008). Characterization of NO-sensitive guanylyl cyclase: Expression in an identified interneuron involved in NO-cGMP-dependent memory formation. European Journal of Neuroscience, 28(6), 1157-1165. doi:10.1111/j.1460-9568.2008.06416.x
  • Vavoulis, D. V., Straub, V. A., Kemenes, I., Kemenes, G., Feng, J., & Benjamin, P. R. (2007). Dynamic control of a central pattern generator circuit: A computational model of the snail feeding network. European Journal of Neuroscience, 25(9), 2805-2818. doi:10.1111/j.1460-9568.2007.05517.x
  • Straub, V. A., Grant, J., O'Shea, M., & Benjamin, P. R. (2007). Modulation of serotonergic neurotransmission by nitric oxide. JOURNAL OF NEUROPHYSIOLOGY, 97(2), 1088-1099. doi:10.1152/jn.01048.2006
  • Arundell, M., Patel, B., Straub, V., Allen, M., Janse, C., O’Hare, D., . . . Yeoman, M. (2006). Effects of age on feeding behavior and chemosensory processing in the pond snail, Lymnaea stagnalis. Neurobiology of Aging, 27(12), 1880-1891. doi:10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2005.09.040
  • Kemenes, I., Straub, V. A., Nikitin, E. S., Staras, K., O'Shea, M., Kemenes, G., & Benjamin, P. R. (2006). Role of Delayed Nonsynaptic Neuronal Plasticity in Long-Term Associative Memory. Current Biology, 16(13), 1269-1279. doi:10.1016/j.cub.2006.05.049
  • Straub, V. A., Kemenes, I., O'Shea, M., & Benjamin, P. R. (2006). Associative memory stored by functional novel pathway rather than modifications of preexisting neuronal pathways. JOURNAL OF NEUROSCIENCE, 26(15), 4139-4146. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0489-06.2006
  • Korneev, S. A., Straub, V., Kemenes, I., Korneeva, E. I., Ott, S. R., Benjamin, P. R., & O'Shea, M. (2005). Timed and targeted differential regulation of nitric oxide synthase (NOS) and anti-NOS genes by reward conditioning leading to long-term memory formation. JOURNAL OF NEUROSCIENCE, 25(5), 1188-1192. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.4671-04.2005
  • Straub, V. A. (2004). Central localization of plasticity involved in appetitive conditioning in Lymnaea. Learning & Memory, 11(6), 787-793. doi:10.1101/lm.77004
  • Straub, V. A., Staras, K., Kemenes, G., & Benjamin, P. R. (2002). Endogenous and network properties of Lymnaea feeding central pattern generator interneurons. Journal of Neurophysiology, 88(4), 1569-1583.
  • Korneev, S. A., Kemenes, I., Straub, V., Staras, K., Korneeva, E. I., Kemenes, G. R., . . . O'Shea, M. (2002). Suppression of nitric oxide (NO)-dependent behavior by double-stranded RNA-mediated silencing of a neuronal NO synthase gene. Journal of Neuroscience, 22(11), RC227.
  • Perry, S. J., Straub, V. A., Schofield, M. G., Burke, J. F., & Benjamin, P. R. J. F. A. (2001). Neuronal expression of an FMRFamide-gated Na+ channel and its modulation by acid pH. Journal of Neuroscience, 21(15), 5559-5567. Retrieved from http://www.jneurosci.org/cgi/content/full/21/15/5559
  • Straub, V. A., & Benjamin, P. R. (2001). Extrinsic modulation and motor pattern generation in a feeding network: a cellular study. Journal of Neuroscience, 21(5), 1767-1778. Retrieved from http://www.jneurosci.org/cgi/content/full/21/5/1767
  • Straub, V. A., Bammann, R., & Hartell, N. (2001). Modulation of electrophysiological properties in cortical neurons by serotonin and nitric oxide.
  • Park, J. H., Straub, V. A., & O'Shea, M. (1998). Anterograde signaling by nitric oxide: Characterization and in vitro reconstitution of an identified nitrergic synapse. Journal of Neuroscience, 18(14), 5463-5476.
  • Peschel, M., Straub, V. A., & Teyke, T. (1996). Consequences of food-attraction conditioning in Helix: a behavioral and electrophysiological study. Journal of Comparative Physiology A: sensory, neural, and behavioral physiology, 178(3), 317-327.

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