Publications

  • Diego Rojas-Rivera, Ricardo Arminsen, Alicia Colombo, Ana Luisa Eguiguren, Gabriela Martínez, Alvaro Díaz, Diego Rodriguez, Xi Chen, Peter Thielen, Maria Patron, Rosario Rirzzuto, Miguel M. Concha, Andrés Stutzin, Jimena Sierralta, and Claudio Hetz*. (2012) TMBIM3 is a conserved anti-apoptotic protein that modulates ER stress responses and calcium homeostasis. Cell Death Differ. 19 (6): 1013-26.
  • Oliva, C., Escobedo, P., Astorga, C., Molina C., Sierralta J*. (2011). Role of the MAGUK protein family in synapse formation and function. Developmental Neurobiology 72 (1): 57-72.
  • Karen Castillo, Diego Rojas-Rivera, Fernanda Lisbona, Benjamín Caballero, Melissa Nassif, Felipe A. Court, Sebastian Schuck, Consuelo Ibar, Peter Walter, Jimena Sierralta, Alvaro Glavic, and Claudio Hetz*. (2011) BAX inhibitor-1 regulates autophagy by controlling the IRE1/JNK branch of the unfolded protein response. EMBO J. 30(21): 4465-78.
  • Oliva, C., Sierralta, J* (2010). Regulation of axonal development by the nuclear protein hindsight (pebbled) in the Drosophila visual system. Developmental Biology 344(2):911-21.
  • Andrè; Bachmann, Oliver Kobler, Robert Kittel, Carolin Wichmann, Jimena Sierralta, Stephan Sigrist, Eckart Gundelfinger, Elizabeth Knust, and Ulrich Thomas*. (2010) A perisynaptic menage a trois between Dlg, DLin-7 and Metro controls proper organization of Drosophila synaptic junctions, Journal of Neuroscience, 30:5811-24.
  • Pérez FR, Venegas F, González M, Andrés S, Vallejos C, Riquelme G, Sierralta J, Michea L*. (2009). Endothelial epithelial sodium channel inhibition activates endothelial nitric oxide synthase via phosphoinositide 3-kinase/Akt in small-diameter mesenteric arteries. Hypertension, 53:1000-7
  • Sanhueza D, Montoya A, Sierralta J, Kukuljan M*. (2009). Expression of voltage-activated calcium channels in the early zebrafish embryo. Zygote, 17:131-5.
  • V. Albornoz, C. Mendoza-Topaz, C. Oliva, J. Tello, P. Olguín, and J. Sierralta*. (2008) Temporal and spatial expression of Drosophila DLGS97 during development. Gene and Expression patterns, 8:443-51.
  • Mendoza-Topaz, F. Urra, R. Barría, V. Albornoz, D. Ugalde, U. Thomas, E. Gundelfinger, R. Delgado, M. Kukuljan, P. D. Sanxaridis, S. Tsunoda, M.F. Ceriani, V. Budnik and J. Sierralta*. (2008) DLGS97/SAP97 is developmentally upregulated and is required for complex adult behaviors and synapse morphology and function. J Neuroscience, 28(1):304-14.
  • J. Sierralta* y C. Mendoza. (2004). PDZ containing proteins: alternative splicing as a source of functional diversity. Brain Research Reviews, 47: 105-115.
  • Bachmann, M. Timmer, J. Sierralta, G. Pietrini, E.D. Gundelfinger, E. Knust, y U. Thomas*. (2004) Cell type-specific recruitment of Drosophila Lin-7 to distinct MAGUK-based protein complexes defines novel roles for Sdt and Dlg-S97. J Cell Science, 117:1899-909.
  • R. Delgado, M.V. Saavedra , O. Schmachtenberg , J. Sierralta y J. Bacigalupo J*. (2003). Presence of Ca2+-dependent K+ channels in chemosensory cilia support a role in odor transduction. J Neurophysiology, 90:2022-2028.
  • C. Mendoza, P. Olguín, G. Lafferte, U. Thomas, S. Ebitsch, E.D. Gundelfinger, M. Kukuljan, y J. Sierralta*. (2003) Novel isoforms of Dlg are fundamental for neuronal development in Drosophila. J Neuroscience, 23:2093-2101.
  • P. Velez , J. Sierralta, C. Alcayaga, M. Fonseca, H. Loyola, D.C. Johns, G.F. Tomaselli, E. Marban y B.A. Suarez-Isla*. (2001) A functional assay for paralytic shellfish toxins that uses recombinant sodium channels. Toxicon, 39: 929-935.
  • S. Tsunoda, J. Sierralta and C.S. Zuker*. (1998). Specificity in signaling: multimolecular complexes. Current Opinion in Genetic and Development, 8: 419-422.
  • S. Tsunoda, J. Sierralta, Y. Sun, R. Bodner, E. Suzuki, A. Becker, M. Socolich y C.S. Zuker*. (1997). A multivalent PDZ domain protein assembles signalling complexes in a G-protein-coupled signalling cascade. Nature, 388: 243-249.
  • J. Sierralta, M. Fill y B.A. Suárez-Isla*. (1996). Functionally heterogenous ryanodine receptors in avian cerebellum. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 271: 17028-17034.
  • R. Armisén, J. Sierralta, P. Vélez, D. Naranjo y B.A. Suárez-Isla*. (1996). Modal gating in ryanodine-sensitive Ca 2+ relase channels. American Journal of Physiology, 271: C144-C153.
  • Hernández-Cruz A., M. Díaz-Muñoz, M. Gómez-Chavarín, R. Cañedo-Merino, D. Protti, J. Sierralta y B. Suárez-Isla*. (1995). Ryanodine sensitive calcium release channels underly caffeine-induced calcium mobilization in sympathetic neurons from rat superior cervical ganglion. European Journal of Neuroscience, 7:1684-1699.
  • Carrasco, M.A*., Sierralta, J. y Mazancourt Ph. (1994). Characterization and distribution of G proteins highly purified skeletal muscle fractions from rabbit and frog. Archives in Biochemistry and Biophysics. 310:76-81.
  • Carrasco, M.A.*, Sierralta,J. y Hidalgo, C. (1993). Phospholipase C activity in membranes and soluble fraction isolated from frog skeletal muscle. Biochemical and Biophysical Acta. 1152:44- 48.
  • J. Sierralta y K. Gysling*. (1990) Effect of Dopamine depletion upon the K+ evoked release of CCK from superfused striatal slices. Neuroscience Letters, 112:313-317.