Nurse, C.A. (2017). A sensible approach to making sense of oxygen sensing. J. Physiol. 595(18):6087-6088.
Salman, S., Vollmer, C., McClelland, G.B., and Nurse, C.A. (2017) Characterization of ectonucleotidase expression in the rat carotid body: Regulation by chronic hypoxia. Am. J. Physiol Cell Physiol. 313: C274-C284.
Murali, S.,Zhang, M. and Nurse, C.A. (2017). Evidence that 5-HT increases intracellular calcium and activates pannexin-1 currents in type II cells of the rat carotid body. J. Physiol. 595(13): 4261-4277.
Murali, S. and Nurse, C.A. (2016). Purinergic signaling mediates bidirectional crosstalk between chemoreceptor type I and glial-like type II cells of the rat carotid body. J. Physiol. 594(2): 391-406.
Scott, A.L., Zhang, M. and Nurse, C.A. (2015). Enhanced BDNF signalling following chronic hypoxia potentiates catecholamine release from cultured rat adrenal chromaffin cells. J. Physiol. 583.15: 3281-3299.
Salman, S., Holloway, A.C., and Nurse, C.A. (2014). Chronic opioids regulate KATP channel subunit Kir6.2 and carbonic anhydrase I and II expression in rat adrenal chromaffin cells via HIF-2α and protein kinase A. Am. J. Physiol. Cell Physiol. 307(3): C266-C277.
Nurse, C.A. (2014). Synaptic and paracrine mechanisms at carotid body arterial chemoreceptors. J. Physiol.592.16: 3419-3426.
Nurse, C.A. and Piskuric, N.A. (2013). Signal processing at mammalian carotid body chemoreceptors. Semin. Cell Dev. Biol. 24: 22-30.
Zhang, M., Piskuric, N.A., Vollmer, C. and Nurse, C.A. (2012). P2Y2 receptor activation opens pannexin-1 channels in rat carotid body type II cells: Potential role in amplifying the neurotransmitter ATP. J. Physiol. Lond. 590 (Pt17): 4335-50.
Piskuric, N.A. and Nurse, C.A. (2012). Effects of chemostimuli on [Ca2+]i responses of rat aortic body type I cells and endogenous local neurons: comparison with carotid body cells. J Physiol. Lond. 590(Pt 9):2121-35.
Zhang, L., Nurse, C.A., Jonz, M.G. and Wood, C.M. (2011). Ammonia sensing by neuroepithelial cells and ventilator responses to ammonia in rainbow trout. J. Exp. Biol. 214: 2678-2689.
Nurse, C.A. (2010). Neurotransmitter and neuromodulatory mechanisms at peripheral arterial chemoreceptors. Exp. Physiol. 95: 657-667.
Buttigieg, J., Brown S., Holloway, A.C., and Nurse, C.A. (2009). Chronic nicotine blunts hypoxic sensitivity in perinatal rat adrenal chromaffin cells via upregulation of KATP channels: role of α7 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor and hypoxia-inducible factor-2 α. J Neurosci. 29(22):7137-47.
Brown, S.T., Kelly, K.F., Daniel, J.M., and Nurse, C.A. (2009) Hypoxia inducible factor (HIF)-2α is required for the development of the catecholaminergic phenotype of sympathoadrenal cells. J. Neurochem. 110(2):622-30.
Zhang, M., Clarke, K., Zhong, H., Vollmer, C., Nurse, C.A. (2009) Postsynaptic action of GABA in modulating sensory transmission in co-cultures of rat carotid body via GABA(A) receptors. J. Physiol. 587(Pt 2):329-44.
Piskuric, N.A., Brown, S.T., Zhang, M., Nurse, C.A. (2008). Glucosensing in an immortalized adrenomedullary chromaffin cell line: role of ATP-sensitive K+ channels. Neurosci. Lett. 445(1):94-8.
Brown, S.T. and Nurse C.A. (2008). Induction of HIF-2α is dependent on mitochondrial O2 consumption in an O2-sensitive adrenomedullary chromaffin cell line. Am J. Physiol. Cell Physiol. 294(6):C1305-12.
Buttigieg, J., Brown, S.T., Zhang, M., Lowe, M., Holloway, A.C. and Nurse C.A. (2008). Chronic nicotine in utero selectively suppresses hypoxic sensitivity in neonatal rat adrenal chromaffin cells. The FASEB J. 22(5): 1317-1326.
Buttigieg, J., Brown, S.T., Lowe, M., Zhang, M., and Nurse C.A. (2008). Functional mitochondria are required for O2 but not CO2 sensing in immortalized adrenomedullary chromaffin cells. Am. J. Physiol. Cell Physiol. 294(4): C945-C956.
Fu, X.W., Nurse, C.A. and Cutz, E. (2007). Characterization of slowly inactivating Kvα current in rabbit pulmonary neuroepithelial bodies: effects of hypoxia and nicotine. Am. J. Physiol. Lung Cell Mol. Physiol. 293: L892-L902.
MacLeish, P.R. and Nurse, C.A. (2007). Ion channel compartments in photoreceptors: evidence from salamander rods with intact and ablated terminals. J. Neurophysiol. 98: 86-95.
Thompson, R.J., Buttigieg, J., Zhang, M. and Nurse, C.A. (2007). A rotenone-sensitive site and H2O2 are key components of hypoxia-sensing in neonatal rat adrenomedullary chromaffin cells. Neuroscience 145: 130-141.
Zhang, M., Buttigieg, J. and Nurse, C.A. (2007). Neurotransmitter mechanisms mediating low-glucose signalling in cocultures and fresh tissue slices of rat carotid body. J. Physiol. Lond. 578: 735-750. (Paper was subject of a “Perspectives” article by Dr. P. Kumar in same publication issue).
Campanucci, V.A., Zhang, M., Vollmer, C. and Nurse, C.A. (2006). Expression of multiple P2X receptors by glossopharyngeal neurons projecting to rat carotid body O2-chemoreceptors: role in nitric oxide-mediated efferent inhibition. J. Neurosci. 26: 9482-9493. (One of our photomicrographs appeared on journal cover).
Jonz, M.G. and Nurse, C.A. (2006). Epithelial mitochondria-rich cells and associated innervation in adult and developing zebrafish. J. Comp. Neurol. 497: 817-832.
Saltys, H.A., Jonz, M.G., and Nurse C.A. (2006). Comparative studies of gill neuroepithelial cells and their innervation in teleosts and Xenopus tadpoles. Cell Tissue Res. 323: 1-10.
Jonz, M.G. and Nurse, C.A. (2006). Ontogenesis of oxygen chemoreception in aquatic vertebrates. Respir. Physiol. Neurobiol. 154: 139-152.
Nurse, C.A. (2005). Neurotransmission and neuromodulation in the chemosensory carotid body. Autonom. Neurosci: Basic & Clinical 120: 1-9 (Invited Review).
Jonz, M.G. and Nurse, C.A. (2005). Fishing for O2-chemoreceptors in vertebrates. Physiol. News. 58: PN39-PN40 (invited by Physiol. Soc., U.K.).
Zhang, M. and Nurse, C.A. (2004). CO2/pH signaling in co-cultures of rat carotid body receptors and petrosal neurons: role of ATP and ACh. J. Neurophysiol. 92:3433-3445.
Jonz, M.G., Fearon, I.M., and Nurse, C.A. (2004). Neuroepithelial oxygen chemoreceptors of the zebra fish gill. J. Physiol. Lond. 560: 737-752
Jonz, M.G. and Nurse, C.A. (2003). Neuroepithelial cells and associated innvervation of zebrafish gill: A confocal immunofluorescence study. J. Comp. Neurol. 461: 1-17. (One of our colour illustrations appeared on journal cover).
Zhang, M., Fearon, I.M., Zhong, H. and Nurse, C.A. (2003). Presynaptic modulation of rat arterial chemoreceptor function by 5-HT: role of K+ channel inhibition via protein kinase C. J. Physiol. Lond; 551: 825-842.
Thompson, R.J., Farragher, S.M., Cutz, E., and Nurse, C.A. (2002). Developmental regulation of O2 sensing in neonatal adrenal chromaffin cells from wild-type and NADPH-oxidase-deficient mice. Pflugers Arch-Eur. J. Physiol. 444: 539-548.
Prasad, M., Fearon, I., Zhang, M., Laing, M., Vollmer, C. and Nurse, C.A. (2001). Expression of P2X2 and P2X3 receptor subunits in rat carotid body afferent neurons: Role in chemosensory signalling. J. Physiol. Lond. 537: 667-677.
Zhang, M., Zhong, H., Vollmer, C. and Nurse, C.A. (2000). Co-release of ATP and ACh mediates hypoxic signalling at rat carotid body chemoreceptors. J. Physiol. Lond. 525: 143-158.