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  1. Johnson RL, Vaughan RA, Caterina MJ, Van Haastert PJ, Devreotes PN. Overexpression of the cAMP receptor 1 in growing Dictyostelium cells. Biochemistry. 1991 Jul 16;30(28):6982-6. doi: 10.1021/bi00242a025. PubMed PMID: 1648967.
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  9. Caterina MJ, Schumacher MA, Tominaga M, Rosen TA, Levine JD, Julius D. The capsaicin receptor: a heat-activated ion channel in the pain pathway. Nature. 1997 Oct 23;389(6653):816-24. doi: 10.1038/39807. PubMed PMID: 9349813.
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  17. Caterina MJ. Quenching fire with fat: phosphatidylinositides as putative regulators of pain. Trends Pharmacol Sci. 2001 Dec;22(12):602-4. PubMed PMID: 11730954.
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  21. Birder LA, Nealen ML, Kiss S, de Groat WC, Caterina MJ, Wang E, Apodaca G, Kanai AJ. Beta-adrenoceptor agonists stimulate endothelial nitric oxide synthase in rat urinary bladder urothelial cells. J Neurosci. 2002 Sep 15;22(18):8063-70. PubMed PMID: 12223560.
  22. Nealen ML, Gold MS, Thut PD, Caterina MJ. TRPM8 mRNA is expressed in a subset of cold-responsive trigeminal neurons from rat. J Neurophysiol. 2003 Jul;90(1):515-20. doi: 10.1152/jn.00843.2002. Epub 2003 Mar 12. PubMed PMID: 12634279.
  23. Chung MK, Lee H, Caterina MJ. Warm temperatures activate TRPV4 in mouse 308 keratinocytes. J Biol Chem. 2003 Aug 22;278(34):32037-46. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M303251200. Epub 2003 Jun 3. PubMed PMID: 12783886.
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  26. Chung MK, Lee H, Mizuno A, Suzuki M, Caterina MJ. 2-aminoethoxydiphenyl borate activates and sensitizes the heat-gated ion channel TRPV3. J Neurosci. 2004 Jun 2;24(22):5177-82. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0934-04.2004. PubMed PMID: 15175387.
  27. Zhang N, Rogers TJ, Caterina M, Oppenheim JJ. Proinflammatory chemokines, such as C-C chemokine ligand 3, desensitize mu-opioid receptors on dorsal root ganglia neurons. J Immunol. 2004 Jul 1;173(1):594-9. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.173.1.594. PubMed PMID: 15210821.
  28. Woodbury CJ, Zwick M, Wang S, Lawson JJ, Caterina MJ, Koltzenburg M, Albers KM, Koerber HR, Davis BM. Nociceptors lacking TRPV1 and TRPV2 have normal heat responses. J Neurosci. 2004 Jul 14;24(28):6410-5. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1421-04.2004. PubMed PMID: 15254097.
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  38. Shimizu I, Iida T, Horiuchi N, Caterina MJ. 5-Iodoresiniferatoxin evokes hypothermia in mice and is a partial transient receptor potential vanilloid 1 agonist in vitro. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2005 Sep;314(3):1378-85. doi: 10.1124/jpet.105.084277. Epub 2005 Jun 9. PubMed PMID: 15947039.
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  45. Chung MK, Caterina MJ. TRP channel knockout mice lose their cool. Neuron. 2007 May 3;54(3):345-7. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2007.04.025. PubMed PMID: 17481385.
  46. Birder L, Kullmann FA, Lee H, Barrick S, de Groat W, Kanai A, Caterina M. Activation of urothelial transient receptor potential vanilloid 4 by 4alpha-phorbol 12,13-didecanoate contributes to altered bladder reflexes in the rat. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2007 Oct;323(1):227-35. doi: 10.1124/jpet.107.125435. Epub 2007 Jul 17. PubMed PMID: 17636010.
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  48. Tan PL, Barr T, Inglis PN, Mitsuma N, Huang SM, Garcia-Gonzalez MA, Bradley BA, Coforio S, Albrecht PJ, Watnick T, Germino GG, Beales PL, Caterina MJ, Leroux MR, Rice FL, Katsanis N. Loss of Bardet Biedl syndrome proteins causes defects in peripheral sensory innervation and function. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2007 Oct 30;104(44):17524-9. doi: 10.1073/pnas.0706618104. Epub 2007 Oct 24. PubMed PMID: 17959775; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2077289.
  49. Sidhaye VK, Schweitzer KS, Caterina MJ, Shimoda L, King LS. Shear stress regulates aquaporin-5 and airway epithelial barrier function. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008 Mar 4;105(9):3345-50. doi: 10.1073/pnas.0712287105. Epub 2008 Feb 27. PubMed PMID: 18305162; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2265191.
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