Pitt Lab Publications


Recent publications listed in research@st-andrews
Tamburrino, G, Llabrés, S, Vickery, O, Pitt, SJ & Zachariae, U 2017, 'Modulation of the Neisseria gonorrhoeae drug efflux conduit MtrE' Scientific Reports, vol 7, 17091. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-16995-x
Jovanovic, A, Obradovic, M, Sudar-Milovanovic, E, Stewart, AJ, Pitt, SJ, Alvantic, D, Aleksic, E & Isenovic, ER 2017, 'Changes in cardiac Na+/K+-ATPase expression and activity in female rats fed a high fat diet' Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry, vol 436, no. 1-2, pp. 49-58. DOI: 10.1007/s11010-017-3077-y
Jovanovic, A, Sudar-Milovanovic, E, Obradovic, M, Pitt, SJ, Stewart, AJ, Zafirovic, S, Stanimirovic, J, Radak, D & Isenovic, ER 2017, 'Influence of a high-fat diet on cardiac iNOS in female rats' Current Vascular Pharmacology, vol 15, no. 5, pp. 491-500. DOI: 10.2174/1570161114666161025101303
Stanimirovic, J, Obradovic, M, Jovanovic, A, Sudar-Milovanovic, E, Zafirovic, S, Pitt, SJ, Stewart, AJ & Isenovic, ER 2016, 'A high fat diet induces sex-specific differences in hepatic lipid metabolism and nitrite/nitrate in rats' Nitric Oxide, vol 54, pp. 51-59. DOI: 10.1016/j.niox.2016.02.007
Robertson, G, Reilly O'Donnell, B & Pitt, SJ 2015, 'Exploring a novel role for zinc in modulation of sarcoplasmic reticulum calcium release in skeletal muscle' Physiology 2015, Cardiff, United Kingdom, 6/07/15 - 8/07/15, .
Obradovic, M, Stewart, AJ, Pitt, SJ, Labudovic-Borovic, M, Sudar, E, Petrovic, V, Zafirovic, S, Maravic-Stojkovic, V, Vasic, V & Isenovic, ER 2014, 'In vivo effects of 17β-estradiol on cardiac Na+/K+-ATPase expression and activity in rat heart' Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology, vol 388, no. 1-2, pp. 58-68. DOI: 10.1016/j.mce.2014.03.005
Venturi, E, Galfre, E, O'Brien, F, Pitt, SJ, Bellamy, S, Sessions, RB & Sitsapesan, R 2014, 'FKBP12.6 activates RyR1: investigating the amino acid residues critical for channel modulation' Biophysical Journal, vol 106, no. 4, pp. 824-833. DOI: 10.1016/j.bpj.2013.12.041
Venturi, E, Matyjaszkiewicz, A, Pitt, SJ, Tsaneva-Atanasova, K, Nishi, M, Yamazaki, D, Takeshima, H & Sitsapesan, R 2013, 'TRIC-B channels display labile gating: evidence from the TRIC-A knockout mouse model' Pflügers Archiv: European Journal of Physiology, vol 465, no. 8, pp. 1135-1148. DOI: 10.1007/s00424-013-1251-y
Galfre, E, Pitt, SJ, Venturi, E, Sitsapesan, M, Zaccai, NR, Tsaneva-Atanasova, K, O'Neill, S & Sitsapesan, R 2012, 'FKBP12 activates the cardiac ryanodine receptor Ca2+-release channel and is antagonised by FKBP12.6' PLoS One, vol 7, no. 2, e31956. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0031956
Venturi, E, Mio, K, Nishi, M, Ogura, T, Moriya, T, Pitt, SJ, Okuda, K, Kakizawa, S, Sitsapesan, R, Sato, C & Takeshima, H 2011, 'Mitsugumin 23 forms a massive bowl-shaped assembly and cation-conducting channel.' Biochemistry, vol 50, no. 13, pp. 2623-32. DOI: 10.1021/bi1019447
Pitt, SJ, Funnell, TM, Sitsapesan, M, Venturi, E, Rietdorf, K, Ruas, M, Ganesan, A, Gosain, R, Churchill, GC, Zhu, MX, Parrington, J, Galione, A & Sitsapesan, R 2010, 'TPC2 is a novel NAADP-sensitive Ca2+ release channel, operating as a dual sensor of luminal pH and Ca2+' Journal of Biological Chemistry, vol 285, no. 45, pp. 35039-35046. DOI: 10.1074/jbc.M110.156927
Pitt, SJ, Park, K-H, Nishi, M, Urashima, T, Aoki, S, Yamazaki, D, Ma, J, Takeshima, H & Sitsapesan, R 2010, 'Charade of the SR K+-channel: two ion-channels, TRIC-A and TRIC-B, masquerade as a single K+-channel' Biophysical Journal, vol 99, no. 2, pp. 417-426. DOI: 10.1016/j.bpj.2010.04.051