Alberto Pereda

Summary

Affiliation: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Interaction between connexin35 and zonula occludens-1 and its potential role in the regulation of electrical synapses
    Carmen E Flores
    Dominick P Purpura Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:12545-50. 2008
  2. pmc Connexin35 mediates electrical transmission at mixed synapses on Mauthner cells
    A Pereda
    Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    J Neurosci 23:7489-503. 2003
  3. pmc Short-range functional interaction between connexin35 and neighboring chemical synapses
    A Pereda
    Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY 10465, USA
    Cell Commun Adhes 10:419-23. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Dynamics of electrical transmission at club endings on the Mauthner cells
    Alberto E Pereda
    Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, USA
    Brain Res Brain Res Rev 47:227-44. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Pyramid power: principal cells of the hippocampus unite!
    Michael V L Bennett
    Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Ave, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Brain Cell Biol 35:5-11. 2006
  6. pmc Chemical synaptic activity modulates nearby electrical synapses
    Mackenzie Smith
    Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Yeshiva University, Bronx, NY 10465, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:4849-54. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Voltage-dependent enhancement of electrical coupling by a subthreshold sodium current
    Sebastian Curti
    Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Yeshiva University, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    J Neurosci 24:3999-4010. 2004
  8. pmc Potentiation of electrical and chemical synaptic transmission mediated by endocannabinoids
    Roger Cachope
    Dominick P Purpura Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Neuron 56:1034-47. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Subthreshold sodium current underlies essential functional specializations at primary auditory afferents
    Sebastian Curti
    Dominick P Purpura Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Ave, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Neurophysiol 99:1683-99. 2008

Research Grants

  1. CONTROL OF JUNCTIONAL CONDUCTANCE AT AUDITORY AFFERENTS
    Alberto Pereda; Fiscal Year: 2006
  2. Plasticity of Mammalian Electrical Synapses
    Alberto Pereda; Fiscal Year: 2008
  3. In-vivo Modulation of Synapses by Endocannabinoids
    Alberto Pereda; Fiscal Year: 2009

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Publications9

  1. pmc Interaction between connexin35 and zonula occludens-1 and its potential role in the regulation of electrical synapses
    Carmen E Flores
    Dominick P Purpura Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:12545-50. 2008
    ..The interaction of ZO-1 with conserved regions of the C termini of Cx35/Cx36 orthologs may have a common function at electrical synapses of mammals and other vertebrates...
  2. pmc Connexin35 mediates electrical transmission at mixed synapses on Mauthner cells
    A Pereda
    Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    J Neurosci 23:7489-503. 2003
    ....
  3. pmc Short-range functional interaction between connexin35 and neighboring chemical synapses
    A Pereda
    Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY 10465, USA
    Cell Commun Adhes 10:419-23. 2003
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Dynamics of electrical transmission at club endings on the Mauthner cells
    Alberto E Pereda
    Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, USA
    Brain Res Brain Res Rev 47:227-44. 2004
    ..The widespread distribution of connexin35 and connexin36 and the ubiquity of some of the proposed regulatory elements suggest that other electrical synapses may be similarly regulated...
  5. ncbi request reprint Pyramid power: principal cells of the hippocampus unite!
    Michael V L Bennett
    Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Ave, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Brain Cell Biol 35:5-11. 2006
    ..Increased coupling could well contribute to the known tendency of the hippocampus to exhibit seizure activity...
  6. pmc Chemical synaptic activity modulates nearby electrical synapses
    Mackenzie Smith
    Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Yeshiva University, Bronx, NY 10465, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:4849-54. 2003
    ..Thus, interactions between chemical and electrical synapses can regulate the degree of electrical coupling, making it possible for a given neuron to independently modify coupling at different electrical synapses with its neighbors...
  7. ncbi request reprint Voltage-dependent enhancement of electrical coupling by a subthreshold sodium current
    Sebastian Curti
    Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Yeshiva University, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    J Neurosci 24:3999-4010. 2004
    ....
  8. pmc Potentiation of electrical and chemical synaptic transmission mediated by endocannabinoids
    Roger Cachope
    Dominick P Purpura Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Neuron 56:1034-47. 2007
    ..Similar interactions between endocannabinoid and dopaminergic systems may be widespread and potentially relevant for the motor and rewarding effects of cannabis derivatives...
  9. doi request reprint Subthreshold sodium current underlies essential functional specializations at primary auditory afferents
    Sebastian Curti
    Dominick P Purpura Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Ave, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Neurophysiol 99:1683-99. 2008
    ..The functional specializations of these neurons suggest that auditory afferents might be capable of more sophisticated contributions to auditory processing than has been generally recognized...

Research Grants3

  1. CONTROL OF JUNCTIONAL CONDUCTANCE AT AUDITORY AFFERENTS
    Alberto Pereda; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  2. Plasticity of Mammalian Electrical Synapses
    Alberto Pereda; Fiscal Year: 2008
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  3. In-vivo Modulation of Synapses by Endocannabinoids
    Alberto Pereda; Fiscal Year: 2009
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