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Mediation of Secretory Cell Function by G Protein—Coupled Receptors

Handbook of Physiology, The Endocrine System, Cellular Endocrinology

  1. Pierre-Marie Lledo1,
  2. Robert Zorec2,
  3. Marjan Rupnik2,
  4. W. T. Mason3

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp070105

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Lledo, P.-M., Zorec, R., Rupnik, M. and Mason, W. T. 2011. Mediation of Secretory Cell Function by G Protein—Coupled Receptors. Comprehensive Physiology. 69–85.

Author Information

  1. 1

    C.N.R.S., Institut A. Fessard, Gif-sur-Yvette, France

  2. 2

    Institute of Pathophysiology, School of Medicine, Ljubjana, Slovenia

  3. 3

    Babraham Institute, Department of Molecular Signalling, Babraham, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011


The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    The Impact of Molecular Biology on Cell Physiology
  • 2
    Secretory Cell Physiology
  • 3
    Mechanisms of Action of Antisense Oligonucleotides
  • 4
    Lifetimes of Antisense Probes in Living Cells
  • 5
    Antisense Sites of Action
  • 6
    The Whole Cell Patch—Clamp Technique and Loading Cells with Antisense Oligonucleotide Probes
  • 7
    Antisense Oligonucleotides Assign G Protein Subtypes in The Coupling of Dopamine Receptors to Ionic Channels
  • 8
    Models for The Study of Regulated Secretory Events
  • 9
    Packaging and Storage in Different Secretory Organelles
  • 10
    Membrane Capacitance Reveals Exocytotic and Endocytotic Activities
  • 11
    Homeostasis of The Intracellular-Free Calcium Concentration
  • 12
    The Exocytotic Machinery is Regulated by Intracellular Calcium Concentration
  • 13
    The Role of Small Gtp-Binding Proteins in Exocytosis
  • 14
    Identification of Specific G Proteins Controlling Ionic Channel Activities
  • 15
    Use of Pertussis Toxin to Identify a Role For G Proteins in Cell Function
  • 16
    Use of Antisense Oligonucleotides to Study αO-Mediated Calcium Current Responses to Dopamine in Lactotroph Cells
  • 17
    Time Dependence of Antisense Action in Single-Cell Studies
  • 18
    Use of Antisense Oligonucleotides to Establish a Role for RAB3B Small GTP-Binding Protein in Calcium-Induced Exocytosis of Anterior Pituitary Cells
  • 19
  • 20