Henry A. Lester
Henry A. Lester
Professor of Biology and Biological Engineering, Caltech
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Cloning and expression of a rat brain GABA transporter
J Guastella, N Nelson, H Nelson, L Czyzyk, S Keynan, MC Miedel, ...
Science 249 (4974), 1303-1306, 1990
Nicotine activation of α4* receptors: sufficient for reward, tolerance, and sensitization
AR Tapper, SL McKinney, R Nashmi, J Schwarz, P Deshpande, ...
Science 306 (5698), 1029-1032, 2004
From ab initio quantum mechanics to molecular neurobiology: A cation–π binding site in the nicotinic receptor
W Zhong, JP Gallivan, Y Zhang, L Li, HA Lester, DA Dougherty
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 95 (21), 12088-12093, 1998
The inward rectifier potassium channel family
CA Doupnik, N Davidson, HA Lester
Current opinion in neurobiology 5 (3), 268-277, 1995
Cistrans isomerization at a proline opens the pore of a neurotransmitter-gated ion channel
SCR Lummis, DL Beene, LW Lee, HA Lester, RW Broadhurst, ...
Nature 438 (7065), 248-252, 2005
Atrial G protein-activated K+ channel: expression cloning and molecular properties.
N Dascal, W Schreibmayer, NF Lim, W Wang, C Chavkin, L DiMagno, ...
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 90 (21), 10235-10239, 1993
Genetic inactivation of an inwardly rectifying potassium channel (Kir4. 1 subunit) in mice: phenotypic impact in retina
P Kofuji, P Ceelen, KR Zahs, LW Surbeck, HA Lester, EA Newman
Journal of Neuroscience 20 (15), 5733-5740, 2000
Cys-loop receptors: new twists and turns
HA Lester, MI Dibas, DS Dahan, JF Leite, DA Dougherty
Trends in neurosciences 27 (6), 329-336, 2004
International Union of Pharmacology. XLI. Compendium of voltage-gated ion channels: potassium channels
GA Gutman, KG Chandy, JP Adelman, J Aiyar, DA Bayliss, DE Clapham, ...
Pharmacological reviews 55 (4), 583-586, 2003
A rat brain Na+ channel α subunit with novel gating properties
VJ Auld, AL Goldin, DS Krafte, J Marshall, JM Dunn, WA Catterall, ...
Neuron 1 (6), 449-461, 1988
Nicotinic receptor binding site probed with unnatural amino acid incorporation in intact cells
MW Nowak, PC Kearney, Sampson, ME Saks, CG Labarca, SK Silverman, ...
Science 268 (5209), 439-442, 1995
Neuronal P2X transmitter-gated cation channels change their ion selectivity in seconds
BS Khakh, XR Bao, C Labarca, HA Lester
Nature neuroscience 2 (4), 322-330, 1999
Nicotine binding to brain receptors requires a strong cation–π interaction
X Xiu, NL Puskar, JAP Shanata, HA Lester, DA Dougherty
Nature 458 (7237), 534-537, 2009
Evidence that the M2 membrane-spanning region lines the ion channel pore of the nicotinic receptor
RJ Leonard, CG Labarca, P Charnet, N Davidson, HA Lester
Science 242 (4885), 1578-1581, 1988
RGS proteins reconstitute the rapid gating kinetics of Gβγ-activated inwardly rectifying K+ channels
CA Doupnik, N Davidson, HA Lester, P Kofuji
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 94 (19), 10461-10466, 1997
Rat brain expresses a heterogeneous family of calcium channels.
TP Snutch, JP Leonard, MM Gilbert, HA Lester, N Davidson
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 87 (9), 3391-3395, 1990
Cation−π Interactions in Ligand Recognition by Serotonergic (5-HT3A) and Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptors:  The Anomalous Binding Properties of Nicotine
DL Beene, GS Brandt, W Zhong, NM Zacharias, HA Lester, DA Dougherty
Biochemistry 41 (32), 10262-10269, 2002
Enhancement of neurotransmitter release induced by brain-derived neurotrophic factor in cultured hippocampal neurons
YX Li, Y Zhang, HA Lester, EM Schuman, N Davidson
Journal of Neuroscience 18 (24), 10231-10240, 1998
The structural basis of function in Cys-loop receptors
AJ Thompson, HA Lester, SCR Lummis
Quarterly reviews of biophysics 43 (4), 449-499, 2010
Evidence that neuronal G-protein-gated inwardly rectifying K+ channels are activated by G beta gamma subunits and function as heteromultimers.
P Kofuji, N Davidson, HA Lester
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 92 (14), 6542-6546, 1995
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