Volume 59, Issue 6, 2010



Physiol. Res. 59: 837-839, 2010   Full version (PDF file)

Systems analysis in hypertension: complementary role of physiologists and geneticists.
J. Zicha, I. Vaněčková, J. Kuneš
(Inst. Physiol., Acad. Sci. Czech Rep., Prague, Czech Republic)

Personal View

Physiol. Res. 59: 841-857, 2010   Full version (PDF file)

The phenotypic patterns of essential hypertension are the key to identifying “high blood pressure” genes.
P. I. Korner
(Baker IDI Heart Diab. Inst., Dept. Physiol., Univ. Sydney, Australia)


Physiol. Res. 59: 859-869, 2010   Full version (PDF file)

New developments in septic acute kidney injury.
J. Chvojka, R. Sýkora, T. Karvunidis, J. Raděj, A. Kroužecký, I. Novák, M. Matějovič
(First Med. Dept., ICU, Charles Univ. Prague, Fac. Med. Plzeň, Teaching Hosp. Plzeň, Czech Republic)

Original Articles

Physiol. Res. 59: 871-880, 2010   Full version (PDF file)

Microalbuminuria versus brain natriuretic peptide in cardiac hypertrophy of hypertensive rats.

Y. Saliba, E. Chouery, A. Mégarbané, H. Jabbour, N. Farès
(Lab. Physiol. Physiopathol., Fac. Méd., Univ. Saint Joseph, Beyrouth, Liban)


Physiol. Res. 59: 881-886, 2010   Full version (PDF file)

Lipofuscin-like pigments in the rat heart during early postnatal development: effect of selenium supplementation.
I. Ošťádalová, Z. Charvátová, J. Wilhelm
 (Inst. Physiol., Acad. Sci. Czech Rep., Prague, Czech Republic)


Physiol. Res. 59: 887-896, 2010   Full version (PDF file)

Spontaneous variability and reactive postural beat-to-beat changes of integral ECG body surface potential maps.
E. Kellerová, V. Szathmáry, G. Kozmann, K. Haraszti, Z. Tarjányi
(Inst. Normal Pathol. Physiol., Slovak Acad. Sci., Bratislava, Slovak Republic)


Physiol. Res. 59: 897-908, 2010   Full version (PDF file)

Restoration of Guyton´s diagram for regulation of the circulation as a basis for quantitative physiological model development.
J. Kofránek, J. Rusz
 (Czech Tech. Univ. Prague, Fac. Electric. Engineer., Dept. Circuit Theory, Czech Republic)


Physiol. Res. 59: 909-918, 2010   Full version (PDF file)

A role for receptor-operated Ca2+ entry in human pulmonary artery smooth muscle cells in response to hypoxia.
C. Tang, W. K To, F. Meng, Y. Wang, Y. Gu
(Dept. Cardiol., First Affiliated Hosp. Southeast Univ., Nanjing, China)


Physiol. Res. 59: 919-926, 2010   Full version (PDF file)

Effect of lithium on smooth muscle contraction and phosphorylation of myosin light chain by MLCK.
Z. Y. Tang, Z. N. Liu, L. Fu, D. P. Chen, Q. D. Ai, Y. Lin
(Dept. Pharmacol., Dalian Med. Univ., Dalian, P. R. China) 919


Physiol. Res. 59: 927-935, 2010   Full version (PDF file)

Roles of conserved ectodomain cysteines of the rat P2X4 purinoreceptor in agonist binding and channel gating.
M. B. Rokic, V. Tvrdoňová, V. Vávra, M. Jindřichová, T. Obšil, S. S. Stojilkovic, H. Zemková
(Dept. Cell. Mol. Neuroendocrinol., Inst. Physiol., Acad. Sci. Czech Rep., Prague, Czech Republic)


Physiol. Res. 59: 937-944, 2010   Full version (PDF file)

Mild hypothermia attenuates changes in respiratory system mechanics and modifies cytokine concentration in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid during low lung volume ventilation.
P. Dostál, M. Šenkeřík, R. Pařízková, D. Bareš, P. Živný, H. Živná, V. Černý
(Dep. Anesthesia Intens. Care, Univ. Hosp. Hradec Králové, Czech Republic)


Physiol. Res. 59: 945-951, 2010   Full version (PDF file)

Changes of muscle-derived cytokines in relation to thiol redox status and reactive oxygen and nitrogen species.
A. Zembron-Lacny, M. Naczk, M. Gajewski, J. Ostapiuk-Karolczuk, H. Dziewiecka, A. Kasperska, K. Szyszka (Dept. Sport Med. Biochem., Fac. Phys. Cult. Gorzow Wlkp., Univ. Phys. Educ. Poznan, Poland)

Physiol. Res. 59: 953-961, 2010   Full version (PDF file)

Differential impact of acute bout of exercise on redox- and oxidative damage-related profiles between untrained subjects and amateur runners.
S. Falone, A. Mirabilio, A. Pennelli, M. Cacchio, A. Di Baldassarre, S. Gallina, A. Passerini, F. Amicarelli
(Dept. Basic Applied Biol., Univ. L’Aquila, L’Aquila, Italy)


Physiol. Res. 59: 963-971, 2010   Full version (PDF file)

Plasma concentrations of adipocyte fatty acid binding protein in patients with Cushing's syndrome.
V. Ďurovcová, J. Marek, V. Hána, M. Matoulek, V. Zikán, D. Haluzíková, P. Kaválková, Z. Lacinová, M. Kršek, M. Haluzík
(Third Dept. Med., First Fac. Med., Charles Univ. Prague, Czech Republic)


Physiol. Res. 59: 973-978, 2010   Full version (PDF file)

Plasma corticosterone, insulin and glucose changes induced by brief exposure to isoflurane, diethyl ether and CO2 in male rats.
H. Zardooz, F. Rostamkhani, J. Zaringhalam, F. Faraji Shahrivar
(Neurosci. Res. Ctr., Dept. Physiol,, Fac. Med., Shahid Beheshti Univ. Med. Sci., Tehran, Iran)


Physiol. Res. 59: 979-983, 2010   Full version (PDF file)

Hair cortisol concentration differs across site and person: localization and consistency of responses to a brief pain stressor.
C. F. Sharpley, K. G. Kauter, J. R. McFarlane
(Brain-Behaviour Res. Group, Univ. New England, Armidale, Australia)


Physiol. Res. 59: 985-996, 2010   Full version (PDF file)

Delayed effects of elevated corticosterone level on volume of hippocampal formation in laboratory rat.
P. Zach, J. Mrzílková, L. Řezáčová, A. Stuchlík, K. Valeš
(Inst. Anatom., Third Fac. Med., Charles Univ., Prague, Czech Republic)


Physiol. Res. 59: 997-1009, 2010   Full version (PDF file)

Alterations of NO synthase isoforms in brain and kidney of rats with genetic and salt hypertension.
S. Hojná, J. Kuneš, J. Zicha
(Cardiovasc. Res. Ctr, Inst. Physiol., Acad. Sci. Czech Rep., Prague, Czech Republic)


Physiol. Res. 59: 1011-1017, 2010   Full version (PDF file)

Changes of calcium binding protein expression in spinothalamic tract neurons after peripheral inflammation.
D. Sojka, G. Zacharova, D. Spicarova, J. Palecek
(Inst. Physiol., Acad. Sci. Czech Rep., Prague, Czech Republic)


Physiol. Res. 59: 1019-1027, 2010   Full version (PDF file)

Very early EEG responses to a meaningful auditory stimulus in the frontal lobes: an intracerebral study in humans.
M. Kukleta, B. Turak, J. Louvel
(Dept. Physiol., Fac. Med., Masaryk Univ., Brno, Czech Republic)

Rapid Communications

Physiol. Res. 59: 1029-1032, 2010   Full version (PDF file)

The connexin 37 (1019C>T) gene polymorphism is associated with subclinical atherosclerosis in women with type 1 and 2 diabetes and in women with central obesity.
J. Piťha, J. A. Hubáček, P. Piťhová
 (Inst. Clin. Exp. Med., Prague, Czech Republic)


Physiol. Res. 59: 1033-1036, 2010   Full version (PDF file)

Accurate normalization factor for wire myography of rat femoral artery.
P. Slezák, I. Waczulíková, P. Bališ, A. Púzserová
(Inst. Norm. Pathol. Physiol., Slovak Acad. Sci., Bratislava, Slovak Republic)

Content of Volume 59

Author Index

This number was issued in December 2010

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