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Ellen Dirksen, Ph.D.

University of California, Los Angeles # of Grants: 2

Grants

Control of Mucociliary Clearance in the Respiratory Tract 1995 (Cycle 4) $276,780
Pulmonary Disease Research Project Awards

Control of Mucociliary Clearance in the Respiratory Tract 1992 (Cycle 1) $404,950
Pulmonary Disease Research Project Awards
Publications

Centriole and basal body formation during ciliogenesis revisited
Periodical: Biology of the Cell Index Medicus:
Authors: Dirksen ER ART
Yr: 1991 Vol: 72 Nbr: 1-2 Abs: Pg: 31-38

Measurement of the temporospatial dynamics of intercellular calcium signaling with digital fluorescence microscopy
Periodical: Index Medicus:
Authors: Sanderson MJ, Charles AC, Dirksen ER ART
Yr: 1993 Vol: 25 Nbr: 7 Abs: Pg: 29-36

Regulation of ciliary beat frequency in respiratory tract cells
Periodical: Chest Index Medicus:
Authors: Sanderson MJ, Lansley EB, Dirksen ER ART
Yr: 1992 Vol: 101 Nbr: 3 Suppl. Abs: Pg: 69S-71S

Control of the beat cycle of respiratory tract cilia by Ca2+ and cAMP
Periodical: American Journal of Physiology Index Medicus:
Authors: Lansley AB, Sanderson MJ, Dirksen ER ART
Yr: 1992 Vol: 263 Nbr: 2 Pt 1 Abs: Pg: L232-L242

Mechanisms of intercellular calcium signaling in glial cells studies with dantrolene and thapsigargin
Periodical: Index Medicus:
Authors: Charles AC, Dirksen ER, Merrill JE, Sanderson MJ ART
Yr: 1993 Vol: 7 Nbr: 2 Abs: Pg: 134-145

Intercellular calcium signaling via gap junctions in glioma cells
Periodical: Journal of Cell Biology Index Medicus:
Authors: Charles AC, Naus CCG, Zhu D, Kidder GM, Dirksen ER, Sanderson MJ ART
Yr: 1992 Vol: 118 Nbr: 1 Abs: Pg: 195-201

Intercellular propagation of calcium waves mediated by inositol trisphosphate
Periodical: Science Index Medicus:
Authors: Boitano S, Dirksen ER, Sanderson MJ ART
Yr: 1992 Vol: 258 Nbr: 5080 Abs: Pg: 292-295

Mechanical stimulation induces intercellular calcium signaling in bovine aortic endothelial cells
Periodical: American Journal of Physiology Index Medicus:
Authors: Demer LL, Wortham CW, Dirksen ER, Sanderson MJ ART
Yr: 1993 Vol: 264 Nbr: 6 Pt 2 Abs: Pg: H2094-H2102

Stretch-activated channels in airway epithelial cells
Periodical: American Journal of Physiology Index Medicus:
Authors: Kim Y-K, Dirksen ER, Sanderson MJ ART
Yr: 1993 Vol: 265 Nbr: 5 Pt 1 Abs: Pg: C1306-C1318

Intercellular calcium signalling induced by extracellular adenosine 5'-triphosphate and mechanical stimulation in airway epithelial cells
Periodical: Journal of Cell Science Index Medicus:
Authors: Hansen M, Boitano S, Dirksen ER, Sanderson MJ ART
Yr: 1994 Vol: 106 Nbr: Pt 4 Abs: Pg: 995-1004

Mechanisms and function of intercellular calcium signaling
Periodical: Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology Index Medicus:
Authors: Sanderson MJ, Charles AC, Boitano S, Dirksen ER ART
Yr: 1993 Vol: 98 Nbr: 2 Abs: Pg: 173-187

A model for the propogation of intercellular calcium waves
Periodical: American Journal of Physiology Index Medicus:
Authors: Sneyd J, Charkes AC, Sanderson MJ ART
Yr: 1994 Vol: 266 Nbr: 1 Pt 1 Abs: Pg: C293-C302

Intercellular calcium waves mediated by inositol trisphosphate
Periodical: Index Medicus:
Authors: Sanderson MJ ART
Yr: 1994 Vol: Nbr: Abs: Pg:

Intercellular calcium waves mediated by diffusion of inositol (1,4,5)-trisphosphate: a two dimensional model
Periodical: American Journal of Physiology Index Medicus:
Authors: Sneyd J, Wetton BTR, Sandersen MJ ART
Yr: 1994 Vol: Nbr: Abs: Pg:

A role for phospholipase C activity but not ryanodine receptors in the initiation and propagation of intercellular calcium waves
Periodical: Journal of Cell Science Index Medicus:
Authors: Hansen M, Boitano S, Dirksen ER, Sanderson MJ ART
Yr: 1995 Vol: 106 Nbr: Pt 4 Abs: Pg: 995-1004

Quantification of ciliary beat frequency and metachrony by high-speed digital video
Periodical: Methods in Cell Biology Index Medicus:
Authors: Sanderson MJ, Dirksen ER ART
Yr: 1995 Vol: 47 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 289-297

The preparation of explant cultures, organ cultures and single cells from airway epithelium
Periodical: Methods in Cell Biology Index Medicus:
Authors: Dirksen ER, Felix JA, Sanderson MJ ART
Yr: 1995 Vol: 47 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 65-74

Calcium regulation of cellular function (Book Review)
Periodical: Quarterly Review of Biology Index Medicus:
Authors: Dirksen ER ART
Yr: 1995 Vol: 70 Nbr: 4 Abs: Pg: 506-507

Evidence for voltage-sensitive calcium-conducting channels in airway epithelial cells
Periodical: American Journal of Physiology Index Medicus:
Authors: Boitano S, Woodruff ML, Dirksen ER ART
Yr: 1995 Vol: 269 Nbr: 6 Pt 1 Abs: Pg: C1547-C1556

Stretch increases inositol 1,4,5-trisphosphate concentration in airway epithelial cells
Periodical: American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology Index Medicus:
Authors: Felix JA, Woodruff ML, Dirksen ER ART
Yr: 1996 Vol: 14 Nbr: 3 Abs: Pg: 296-301