Publications

  • Korol, Sergiy; Jin, Zhe; Birnir, Bryndis

    GABA(A) Receptor-Mediated Currents and Hormone mRNAs in Cells Expressing More Than One Hormone Transcript in Intact Human Pancreatic Islets

    Part of International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 2020.

    Open access
  • Bhandage, Amol K.; Cunningham, Janet L.; Jin, Zhe; Shen, Qiujin et al.

    Depression, GABA, and Age Correlate with Plasma Levels of Inflammatory Markers

    Part of International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 2019.

    Open access
  • Flood, Louise; Korol, Sergiy; Ekselius, Lisa; Birnir, Bryndis et al.

    Interferon-gamma potentiates GABA(A) receptor-mediated inhibitory currents in rat hippocampal CA1 pyramidal neurons

    Part of Journal of Neuroimmunology, 2019.

    Open access
  • Schuster, Jens; Laan, Loora; Klar, Joakim; Jin, Zhe et al.

    Transcriptomes of Dravet syndrome iPSC derived GABAergic cells reveal dysregulated pathways for chromatin remodeling and neurodevelopment

    Part of Neurobiology of Disease, 2019.

    Open access
  • Kvarnung, Malin; Shahsavani, Mansoureh; Taylan, Fulya; Moslem, Mohsen et al.

    Ataxia in Patients With Bi-Allelic NFASC Mutations and Absence of Full-Length NF186

    Part of Frontiers in Genetics, 2019.

    Open access
  • Bhandage, Amol; Jin, Zhe; Korol, Sergiy V; Tafreshiha, Atieh et al.

    Expression of calcium release-activated and voltage-gated calcium channels genes in peripheral blood mononuclear cells is altered in pregnancy and in type 1 diabetes

    Part of PLoS ONE, 2018.

    Open access
  • Bhandage, Amol K.; Jin, Zhe; Korol, Sergiy V.; Shen, Qiujin et al.

    GABA Regulates Release of Inflammatory Cytokines From Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells and CD4+ T Cells and Is Immunosuppressive in Type 1 Diabetes

    Part of EBioMedicine, p. 283-294, 2018.

    Open access
  • Korol, Sergiy V; Jin, Zhe; Jin, Yang; Bhandage, Amol K. et al.

    Functional Characterization of Native, High-Affinity GABAA Receptors in Human Pancreatic β Cells

    Part of EBioMedicine, 2018.

    Open access
  • Korol, Sergiy V.; Tafreshiha, Atieh; Bhandage, Amol K.; Birnir, Bryndis et al.

    Insulin enhances GABAA receptor-mediated inhibitory currents in rat central amygdala neurons

    Part of Neuroscience Letters, p. 76-81, 2018.

    Open access
  • Cocco, Arianna; Rönnberg, A. M. Carolina; Jin, Zhe; André, Goncalo Igreja et al.

    Characterization of the gamma-aminobutyric acid signaling system in the zebrafish (danio rerio hamilton) central nervous system by reverse transcription-quantitative polymerase chain reaction

    Part of Neuroscience, p. 300-321, 2017.

    Open access
  • Bhandage, Amol K.; Jin, Zhe; Hellgren, Charlotte; Korol, Sergiy V. et al.

    AMPA, NMDA and kainate glutamate receptor subunits are expressed in human peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMCs) where the expression of GluK4 is altered by pregnancy and GluN2D by depression in pregnant women

    Part of Journal of Neuroimmunology, p. 51-58, 2017.

  • Babateen, Omar; Korol, Sergiy V.; Jin, Zhe; Bhandage, Amol K. et al.

    Liraglutide modulates GABAergic signaling in rat hippocampal CA3 pyramidal neurons predominantly by presynaptic mechanism

    Part of BMC Pharmacology & Toxicology, 2017.

    Open access
  • Fellerhoff-Losch, Barbara; Korol, Sergiy V.; Ganor, Yonatan; Gu, Songhai et al.

    Normal human CD4+ helper T cells express Kv1.1 voltage-gated K+ channels, and selective Kv1.1 block in T cells induces by itself robust TNFα production and secretion and activation of the NFκB non-canonical pathway

    Part of Journal of neural transmission, p. 137-157, 2016.

  • Korol, Sergiy V.; Jin, Zhe; Birnir, Bryndis

    The GLP-1 Receptor Agonist Exendin-4 and Diazepam Differentially Regulate GABAA Receptor-Mediated Tonic Currents in Rat Hippocampal CA3 Pyramidal Neurons

    Part of PLoS ONE, 2015.

    Open access
  • Barragan, A.; Weidner, J. M.; Jin, Zhe; Korpi, E. R. et al.

    GABAergic signalling in the immune system

    Part of Acta Physiologica, p. 819-827, 2015.

  • Bhandage, Amol K.; Hellgren, Charlotte; Jin, Zhe; Olafsson, Einar B et al.

    Expression of GABA receptors subunits in peripheral blood mononuclear cells is gender dependent, altered in pregnancy and modified by mental health

    Part of Acta Physiologica, p. 575-585, 2015.

    Open access
  • Babateen, Omar; Jin, Zhe; Bhandage, Amol K.; Korol, Sergiy V et al.

    Etomidate, propofol and diazepam potentiate GABA-evoked GABAA currents in a cell line derived from Human glioblastoma

    Part of European Journal of Pharmacology, p. 101-107, 2015.

  • Korol, Sergiy V.; Jin, Zhe; Babateen, Omar; Birnir, Bryndis

    GLP-1 and Exendin-4 Transiently Enhance GABA(A) Receptor-Mediated Synaptic and Tonic Currents in Rat Hippocampal CA3 Pyramidal Neurons

    Part of Diabetes, p. 79-89, 2015.

    Open access
  • Bhandage, Amol K.; Jin, Zhe; Bazov, Igor; Kononenko, Olga et al.

    GABA-A and NMDA receptor subunit mRNA expression is altered in the caudate but not the putamen of the postmortem brains of alcoholics

    Part of Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience, 2014.

    Open access
  • Jin, Zhe; Bhandage, Amol K.; Bazov, Igor; Kononenko, Olga et al.

    Expression of specific ionotropic glutamate and GABA-A receptor subunits is decreased in central amygdala of alcoholics

    Part of Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience, p. 288-, 2014.

    Open access
  • Alenkvist, Ida; Dyachok, Oleg; Tian, Geng; Li, Jia et al.

    Absence of Shb impairs insulin secretion by elevated FAK activity in pancreatic islets

    Part of Journal of Endocrinology, p. 267-275, 2014.

    Open access
  • Jin, Zhe; Bhandage, Amol K; Bazov, Igor; Kononenko, Olga et al.

    Selective increases of AMPA, NMDA, and kainate receptor subunit mRNAs in the hippocampus and orbitofrontal cortex but not in prefrontal cortex of human alcoholics

    Part of Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience, p. 11-, 2014.

  • Zygmunt, Peter M.; Ermund, Anna; Movahed, Pouya; Andersson, David A. et al.

    Monoacylglycerols Activate TRPV1-A Link between Phospholipase C and TRPV1

    Part of PLoS ONE, p. e81618-, 2013.

    Open access
  • Jin, Yang; Korol, Sergiy V; Jin, Zhe; Barg, Sebastian et al.

    In Intact Islets Interstitial GABA Activates GABA(A) Receptors That Generate Tonic Currents in alpha-Cells

    Part of PLoS ONE, p. e67228-, 2013.

    Open access
  • Jin, Zhe; Mendu, Suresh Kumar; Birnir, Bryndis

    GABA is an effective immunomodulatory molecule

    Part of Amino Acids, p. 87-94, 2013.

    Open access
  • Fuks, Jonas M; Arrighi, Romanico B G; Weidner, Jessica M; Kumar Mendu, Suresh et al.

    GABAergic Signaling Is Linked to a Hypermigratory Phenotype in Dendritic Cells Infected by Toxoplasma gondii

    Part of PLoS pathogens, p. e1003051-, 2012.

    Open access
  • Taneera, J.; Jin, Zhe; Jin, Yang; Muhammed, S. J. et al.

    gamma-Aminobutyric acid (GABA) signalling in human pancreatic islets is altered in type 2 diabetes

    Part of Diabetologia, p. 1985-1994, 2012.

    Open access
  • Smits, Anja; Jin, Zhe; Elsir, Tamador; Pedder, Hugo et al.

    GABA-A Channel Subunit Expression in Human Glioma Correlates with Tumor Histology and Clinical Outcome

    Part of PLoS ONE, p. e37041-, 2012.

    Open access
  • Mendu, Suresh Kumar; Bhandage, Amol; Jin, Zhe; Birnir, Bryndis

    Different subtypes of GABA-A receptors are expressed in human, mouse and rat T lymphocytes

    Part of PLoS ONE, p. e42959-, 2012.

    Open access
  • Ring, Henrik; Mendu, Suresh Kumar; Shirazi-Fard, Shahrzad; Birnir, Bryndis et al.

    GABA maintains the proliferation of progenitors in the developing chick ciliary marginal zone and non-pigmented ciliary epithelium:      

    Part of PLoS ONE, p. e36874-, 2012.

    Open access
  • Jin, Zhe; Bazov, Igor; Kononenko, Olga; Korpi, Esa R et al.

    Selective Changes of GABA(A) Channel Subunit mRNAs in the Hippocampus and Orbitofrontal Cortex but not in Prefrontal Cortex of Human Alcoholics

    Part of Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience, 2012.

    Open access
  • Jin, Zhe; Jin, Yang; Birnir, Bryndis

    GABA-activated single-channel and tonic currents in rat brain slices

    Part of Journal of Visualized Experiments, 2011.

  • Jin, Zhe; Jin, Yang; Kumar-Mendu, Suresh; Degerman, Eva et al.

    Insulin reduces neuronal excitability by turning on GABA(A) channels that generate tonic current

    Part of PLoS ONE, p. e16188-, 2011.

  • Mendu, Suresh Kumar; Åkesson, Lina; Jin, Zhe; Edlund, Anna et al.

    Increased GABA(A) channel subunits expression in CD8(+) but not in CD4(+) T cells in BB rats developing diabetes compared to their congenic littermates

    Part of Molecular Immunology, p. 399-407, 2011.

  • Bjurstöm, Helen; Wang, JunYang; Ericsson, Ida; Bengtsson, Martin et al.

    GABA, a natural immunomodulator of T lymphocytes

    Part of Journal of Neuroimmunology, p. 44-50, 2008.

  • Birnir, Bryndis; Korpi, Esa R

    The impact of sub-cellular location and intracellular neuronal proteins on properties of GABA(A) receptors.

    Part of Current pharmaceutical design, p. 3169-77, 2007.

  • Lindquist, Catarina E L; Birnir, Bryndis

    Graded response to GABA by native extrasynaptic GABA receptors.

    Part of Journal of Neurochemistry, p. 1349-56, 2006.

  • Liu, Yawei; Teige, Ingrid; Birnir, Bryndis; Issazadeh-Navikas, Shohreh

    Neuron-mediated generation of regulatory T cells from encephalitogenic T cells suppresses EAE.

    Part of Nature Medicine, p. 518-25, 2006.

  • Lindquist, Catarina E L; Laver, Derek R; Birnir, Bryndis

    The mechanism of SR95531 inhibition at GABA receptors examined in human alpha1beta1 and alpha1beta1gamma2S receptors.

    Part of Journal of Neurochemistry, p. 491-501, 2005.

  • Movahed, Pouya; Jönsson, Bo A G; Birnir, Bryndis; Wingstrand, Johan A et al.

    Endogenous unsaturated C18 N-acylethanolamines are vanilloid receptor (TRPV1) agonists.

    Part of Journal of Biological Chemistry, p. 38496-504, 2005.

  • Braun, Matthias; Wendt, Anna; Birnir, Bryndis; Broman, Jonas et al.

    Regulated exocytosis of GABA-containing synaptic-like microvesicles in pancreatic beta-cells.

    Part of The Journal of General Physiology, p. 191-204, 2004.

  • Everitt, Andrea B; Luu, Tien; Cromer, Brett; Tierney, M Louise et al.

    Conductance of recombinant GABA (A) channels is increased in cells co-expressing GABA(A) receptor-associated protein.

    Part of Journal of Biological Chemistry, p. 21701-6, 2004.

  • Wendt, Anna; Birnir, Bryndis; Buschard, Karsten; Gromada, Jesper et al.

    Glucose inhibition of glucagon secretion from rat alpha-cells is mediated by GABA released from neighboring beta-cells.

    Part of Diabetes, p. 1038-45, 2004.

  • Lindquist, Catarina E L; Dalziel, Julie E; Cromer, Brett A; Birnir, Bryndis

    Penicillin blocks human alpha 1 beta 1 and alpha 1 beta 1 gamma 2S GABAA channels that open spontaneously.

    Part of European Journal of Pharmacology, p. 23-32, 2004.

  • Eghbali, Mansoureh; Gage, Peter W; Birnir, Bryndis

    Effects of propofol on GABAA channel conductance in rat-cultured hippocampal neurons.

    Part of European Journal of Pharmacology, p. 75-82, 2003.

  • Eghbali, Mansoureh; Birnir, Bryndis; Gage, Peter W

    Conductance of GABAA channels activated by pentobarbitone in hippocampal neurons from newborn rats.

    Part of Journal of Physiology, p. 13-22, 2003.

  • Lindquist, Catarina E L; Ebert, Bjarke; Birnir, Bryndis

    Extrasynaptic GABA(A) channels activated by THIP are modulated by diazepam in CA1 pyramidal neurons in the rat brain hippocampal slice.

    Part of Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience, p. 250-7, 2003.

  • Smith, Morten; Lindquist, Catarina E L; Birnir, Bryndis

    Evidence for inhibitory effect of the agonist gaboxadol at human alpha 1 beta 2 gamma 2S GABAA receptors.

    Part of European Journal of Pharmacology, p. 21-6, 2003.

  • Lim, M S F; Lindquist, C E L; Birnir, B

    Effects of pentobarbital on GABA-activated currents in acutely-isolated rat dentate gyrus granule neurons.

    Part of Neuroscience Letters, p. 139-42, 2003.

  • Lim, M S; Birnir, Bryndis

    Heterogeneity of functional GABA(A) receptors in rat dentate gyrus neurons revealed by a change in response to drugs during the whole-cell current time-course.

    Part of Neuropharmacology, p. 1034-43, 2001.