Volume 58, Issue 3, 2009


Original Articles:

Physiol. Res. 58: 311-318, 2009    Full version (PDF file)

The cardiovascular response to lower body negative pressure in humans depends on seal location.
N. Goswami, E. Grasser, A. Roessler, D. Schneditz, H. Hinghofer-Szalkay (Inst. Physiol., Center Physiol. Med., Med. Univ. Graz, Austria)


Physiol. Res. 58: 319-325, 2009    Full version (PDF file)

The effect of pheochromocytoma treatment on subclinical inflammation and endocrine function of adipose tissue.
L. Bošanská, O. Petrák, T. Zelinka, M. Mráz, J. Widimský Jr., M. Haluzík (Third Dept. Med., First Fac. Med., Charles Univ., Prague, Czech Republic)


Physiol. Res. 58: 327-335, 2009    Full version (PDF file)

Long-term effect of losartan administration on blood pressure, heart and structure of coronary artery of young spontaneously hypertensive rats.
R. Koprdová, M. Cebová, F. Kristek (Inst. Norm. Pathol. Physiol. and Center Excell. Cardiovasc. Res., Slovak Acad. Sci., Bratislava, Slovak Republic)


Physiol. Res. 58: 337-344, 2009    Full version (PDF file)

Red wine polyphenols affect the collagen composition in the aorta after oxidative damage induced by chronic administration of CCl4.
L. Hlavačková, P. Janega, A. Černá, O. Pecháňová, R. Andriantsitohaina, P. Babál (Dept. Pathol., Fac. Med., Comenius Univ., Bratislava, Slovak Republic)


Physiol. Res. 58: 345-350, 2009    Full version (PDF file)

Vagus nerve stimulation suppresses generalized seizure activity and seizure-triggered postictal cardiac rhythm changes in rats.
D. Sahin, G. Ilbay, M. Imal, O. Bozdogan, N. Ates (Kocaeli Univ., Fac. Med., Dept. Physiol., Kocaeli, Turkey)


Physiol. Res. 58: 351-361, 2009    Full version (PDF file)

Effects of ectopic pacing on repolarization of the chicken left ventricle.
S. N. Kharin, D. N. Shmakov, N. A. Antonova (Lab. Card. Physiol., Inst. Physiol. Komi Sci. Ctr Russian Acad. Sci., Syktyvkar, Komi Rep., Russia)


Physiol. Res. 58: 363-372, 2009    Full version (PDF file)

Detection and possible role of proteasomes in the bronchoalveolar space of the injured lung.
M. Majetschak, L. T. Sorell, T. Patricelli, D. H. Seitz, M. W. Knöferl (Burn Shock Trauma Inst., Dept. Surgery, Loyola Univ. Chicago, USA)


Physiol. Res. 58: 373-382, 2009    Full version (PDF file)

Prevalence of tidal expiratory flow limitation in preschool children with and without respiratory symptoms: application of the negative expiratory pressure (NEP) method.
A. Jiřičková, J. Šulc, P. Pohunek, O. Kittnar, A. Dohnalová, J Kofránek (Dept. Physiol., First Med. Fac., Charles Univ., Prague, Czech Republic)


Physiol. Res. 58: 383-392, 2009    Full version (PDF file)

Analysis of diaphragm movement, during tidal breathing and during its activation while breath holding, using MRI synchronized with spirometry.
P. Kolář, J. Neuwirth, J. Šanda, V. Suchánek, Z. Svatá, J. Volejník, M. Pivec (Dept. Rehab., Sec. Med. Fac., Charles Univ., Univ. Hosp. Motol, Prague, Czech Republic)


Physiol. Res. 58: 393-402, 2009    Full version (PDF file)

Metabolic profile and sex hormone binding globulin (SHBG) in different reproductive phases of Czech women and their relations to weight, body composition and fat distribution.
I. Kosková, R. Petrásek, K. Vondra, M. Dušková, L. Stárka (Fac. Sci., Charles Univ., Prague, Czech Republic)


Physiol. Res. 58: 403-410, 2009    Full version (PDF file)

Plasma dependent and independent accumulation of betaine in male and female rat tissues.
S. Slow, M. Lever, S. T. Chambers, P. M. George (Biochem. Unit, Canterbury Health Lab., Christchurch, New Zealand)


Physiol. Res. 58: 411-418, 2009    Full version (PDF file)

hsBAFF-upregulated intracellular free Ca2+ homeostasis regulates ERK1/2 activity and cell proliferation in B cells in vitro.
J. Q. Liang, W. Zhang, L. Wen, W. Gao, S. Q. Zhang, L. Chen (Coll. Life Sci., Nanjing Norm. Univ., Jiangsu Prov. Key Lab. Mol. Med. Biotech., Nanjing, China)


Physiol. Res. 58: 419-425, 2009    Full version (PDF file)

Increased gene expression and production of spinal cyclooxygenase 1 and 2 during experimental osteoarthritis pain.
M. Procházková, P. Zanvit, T. Doležal, L. Prokešová, M. Kršiak (Dept. Pharmacol., Third Fac. Med., Charles Univ., Prague, Czech Republic)


Physiol. Res. 58: 427-434, 2009    Full version (PDF file)

Alterations in the expression of the apurinic/apyrimidinic endonuclease-1/redox factor-1 (APE/ref-1) and DNA damage in the caudal region of acute and chronic spinal cord injured rats treated by embryonic neural stem cells.
T. Dagci, G. Armagan, S. Konyalioglu, A. Yalcin (Dept. Physiol., School Med., Ctr Brain Res., Ege Univ., Bornova-Izmir, Turkey)


Physiol. Res. 58: 435-442, 2009    Full version (PDF file)

Changes of parvalbumin expression in the spinal cord after peripheral inflammation.
G. Zachařová, D. Sojka, J. Paleček (Dept. Funct. Morphol., Inst. Physiol., Acad. Sci. Czech Rep., Prague, Czech Republic)

Rapid Communications

Physiol. Res. 58: 443-447, 2009     Full version (PDF file)

Reduced susceptibility to ischemia-induced arrhythmias in the preconditioned rat heart is independent of PI3-kinase/Akt.
T. Ravingerová, J. Matejíková, D. Pancza, F. Kolář (Inst. Heart Res., Slovak Acad. Sci., Bratislava, Slovak Republic)

Physiol. Res. 58: 449-454, 2009    Full version (PDF file)

Simvastatin alleviates myocardial contractile dysfunction and lethal ischemic injury in rat heart independent of cholesterol-lowering effects.
A. Adameová, A. Harčárová, J. Matejíková, D. Pancza, M. Kuželová, S. Čarnická, P. Švec, M. Barteková, J. Styk, T. Ravingerová (Dept. Pharmacol. Toxicol., Fac. Pharm. Comenius Univ., Bratislava, Slovak Republic)

Short Communication

Physiol. Res. 58: 455-458, 2009    Full version (PDF file)

Alendronate lowers cholesterol synthesis in the central nervous system of rats – a preliminary study
Ľ. Cibičková, R. Hyšpler, N. Cibiček, E. Čermáková, V. Palička (Sec. Dept. Med., Charles Univ. Prague, Med. Fac. Hradec Králové and Univ. Hosp. Hradec Králové, Czech Republic)


Physiol. Res. 58: 9P-36P, 2009    Full version (PDF file)

Proceedings of the Czech and Slovak Physiological Societies (February 3 - 5, 2009, Prague)


This number was issued in June 2009

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