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    Publisher: Academic Journals Inc., USA
   
  International Journal of Zoological Research publishes original research papers, reviews and short communications within the whole field of zoology. Scope of the journal includes: Animal behaviour, biochemistry and physiology, developmental biology, ecology, genetics, morphology and ultrastructure, parasitology and pathology, and systematics and evolution.

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  Editor-in-Chief:  Robin Lewis Cooper
 
 
Atwood, H.L. and R.L. Cooper, 1995. Functional and structural parallels in crustaceans and Drosophila neuromuscular systems. Am. Zool., 35: 556-565.
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Atwood, H.L. and R.L. Cooper, 1996. Assessing ultrastructure of crustacean and insect neuromuscular junctions. J. Neurosci. Methods, 69: 51-58.
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Atwood, H.L. and R.L. Cooper, 1996. Synaptic diversity and differentiation: Crustacean neuromuscular junctions. Invert. Neurosci., 1: 291-307.
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Atwood, H.L., R.L. Cooper and J.M. Wojtowicz, 1994. Non-Uniformity and Plasticity of Quantal Release at Crustacean Motor Nerve Terminals. In: Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms of Neurotransmitter Release, Stjarne, L., P. Greengard, S.E. Grillner, T.G.M. Hokfelt and D.R. Ottoson (Eds.). Raven Press, New York, pp: 363-382.
Badre, N.H. and R.L. Cooper, 2008. Reduced calcium channel function in drosophila disrupts associative learning in larva and behavior in adults. Int. J. Zool. Res., 4: 152-164.
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Badre, N.H., M.E. Martin and R.L. Cooper, 2005. The physiological and behavioral effects of carbon dioxide on Drosophila melanogaster larvae. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. A Mol. Integr. Physiol., 140: 363-376.
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Baek, H.K., R.L. Cooper and R.A. Holwerda, 1985. Stability of the Cu(II)-S bond in mercapto amino acid complexes of [2,2'2'' Tris(dimethylamino) triethylamine] copper(II) and [Tris (2-pyridylmethyl) amine] copper(II). Inorg. Chem., 24: 1077-1081.
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Baierlein, B., A.L. Thurow, H.L. Atwood and R.L. Cooper, 2011. Membrane potentials, synaptic responses, neuronal circuitry, neuromodulation and muscle histology using the crayfish: Student laboratory exercises. J. Visual. Exp., Vol. 18. 10.3791/2322.
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Ball, R., B. Xing, P. Bonner, J. Shearer and R.L. Cooper, 2003. Long-term in vitro maintenance of neuromuscular junction activity of Drosophila larvae. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. A Mol. Integr. Physiol., 134: 247-255.
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Bhatt, D. and R.L. Cooper, 2005. The pharmacological and physiological profile of glutamate receptors at the Drosophila larval neuromuscular junction. Physiol. Entomol., 30: 205-210.
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Bierbower, S.M. and R.L. Cooper, 2009. Measures of heart and ventilatory rates in freely moving crayfish. J. Visualized Exp., Vol. 32. 10.3791/1595.
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Bierbower, S.M. and R.L. Cooper, 2010. The effects of acute carbon dioxide on behavior and physiology in Procambarus clarkia. J. Exp. Zool., 313A: 484-497.
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Bierbower, S.M. and R.L. Cooper, 2013. The mechanistic action of carbon dioxide on a neural circuit and NMJ communication. J. Exp. Zool., 319: 340-354.
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Bierbower, S.M., J. Nadolski and R.L. Cooper, 2013. Sensory systems and environmental change on behavior during social interactions. Int. J. Zool., 2013: 1-16.
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Bierbower, S.M., Z.P. Shuranova, K. Viele and R.L. Cooper, 2013. Comparative study of environmental factors influencing motor task learning and memory retention in sighted and blind crayfish. Brain. Behav., 3: 4-13.
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Bradacs, H., R.L. Cooper, M. Msghina and H.L. Atwood, 1997. Differential physiology and morphology of phasic and tonic motor axons in a crayfish limb extensor muscle. J. Exp. Biol., 200: 677-691.
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Brailoiu, E., R.L. Cooper and N.J. Dun, 2002. Sphingosine 1-phosphate enhances spontaneous transmitter release at the frog neuromuscular junction. Br. J. Pharmacol., 136: 1093-1097.
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Chung, Y., R. Cooper, J. Graff and R. Cooper, 2012. The acute and chronic effect of low temperature on survival, heart rate and neural function in crayfish (Procambarus clarkii) and prawn (Macrobrachium rosenbergii) species. Open J. Mol. Integ., 2: 75-86.
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Cooper, A.S. and R.L. Cooper, 2004. Growth of troglobitic (Orconectes australis packardi) and epigean (Oroconectes juvenilis) species of crayfish maintained in laboratory conditions. J. Kentucky Acad. Sci., 65: 108-115.
Cooper, A.S. and R.L. Cooper, 2004. Monitoring activity of Drosophila larvae: Impedance and video microscopy measures. Drosophila Inform. Ser., 87: 85-87.
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Cooper, A.S., B. Leksrisawat, A.J. Mercier, A.B. Gilberts and R.L. Cooper, 2011. Physiological experimentations with the crayfish hindgut. J. Visual. Exp., Vol. 18. 10.3791/2324.
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Cooper, A.S., R.L. Cooper, 2009. Historical view and physiology demonstration at the NMJ of the crayfish opener muscle. J. Vis. Exp., Vol. 33. 10.3791/1595.
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Cooper, R., J.J. McGrath, S. Dooley and M.T. Kopetzky, 1989. Chronic exposure to carbon monoxide at high altitude: Effects on mean electrical axis. Physiol. Behav., 46: 75-79.
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Cooper, R.L. and C.K. Govind, 1991. Axon composition of the proprioceptive PD nerve during growth and regeneration of lobster claws. J. Exp. Zool., 260: 181-193.
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Cooper, R.L. and D.N. McLetchie, 2004. Monitoring carbon dioxide production by Drosophila larvae. Drosophila Inform. Serv., 87: 88-91.
Cooper, R.L. and H.B. Hartman, 1994. Responses of the bender apodeme tension receptors in the Dungeness crab, Cancer magister. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. A, 109: 479-486.
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Cooper, R.L. and H.B. Hartman, 1999. Quantification of responses from proprioceptive neurons in the limbs of the crab, Cancer magister. J. Exp. Zool., 284: 629-636.
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Cooper, R.L. and M.E. Ruffner, 1998. Depression of synaptic efficacy at intermolt in crayfish neuromuscular junctions by 20-Hydroxyecdysone, a molting hormone. J. Neurophysiol., 79: 1931-1941.
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Cooper, R.L. and M.M. Cooper, 1996. Red pepper induced dermatitis in breast fed infants. Dermatology, 93: 61-62.
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Cooper, R.L. and W.S. Neckameyer, 1999. Dopaminergic modulation of motor neuron activity and neuromuscular function in Drosophila melanogaster. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. B Biochem. Mol. Biol., 122: 199-210.
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Cooper, R.L., 1998. Development of sensory processes during limb regeneration in adult crayfish. J. Exp. Biol., 201: 1745-1752.
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Cooper, R.L., 2008. Mapping proprioceptive neurons on chordotonal organs in the crab, Cancer magister. Crustaceana, 81: 447-475.
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Cooper, R.L., A. Donmezer and J. Shearer, 2003. Intrinsic differences in sensitivity to 5-HT between high- and low-output terminals innervating the same target. Neurosci. Res., 45: 163-172.
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Cooper, R.L., B.A. Stewart, J.M. Wojtowicz, S. Wang and H.L. Atwood, 1995. Quantal measurement and analysis methods compared for crayfish and Drosophila neuromuscular junctions and rat hippocampus. J. Neurosci. Methods, 61: 67-78.
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Cooper, R.L., C. Harrington, L. Marin and H.L. Atwood, 1996. Quantal release at visualized terminals of crayfish motor axon: Intraterminal and regional differences. J. Comp. Neurol., 375: 583-600.
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Cooper, R.L., D. Hampson and H.L. Atwood, 1995. Synaptotagmin-like expression in the motor nerve terminals of crayfish. Brain Res., 703: 214-216.
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Cooper, R.L., E. Ward, R. Braxton, H. Li and W.M. Warren, 2003. The effects of serotonin and ecdysone on primary sensory neurons in crayfish. Microsc. Res. Tech., 60: 336-345.
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Cooper, R.L., F. Fernandez-de-Miguel, W.B. Adams and J.G. Nicholls, 1992. Anterograde and retrograde effects of synapse formation on calcium currents and neurite outgrowth in cultured leech neurons. Proc. Biol. Sci., 249: 217-222.
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Cooper, R.L., H. Li, L.Y. Long, J.L. Cole and H.L. Hopper, 2001. Anatomical comparisons of neural systems in sighted epigean and troglobitic crayfish species. J. Crustacean Biol., 21: 360-374.
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Cooper, R.L., J. Winslow, C.K. Govind and H.L. Atwood, 1996. Synaptic structural complexity as a factor enhancing probability of calcium-mediated transmitter release. J. Neurophysiol., 75: 2451-2466.
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Cooper, R.L., L. Marin and H.L. Atwood, 1995. Synaptic differentiation of a single motor neuron: Conjoint definition of transmitter release, presynaptic calcium signals and ultrastructure. J. Neurosci., 15: 4209-4222.
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Cooper, R.L., R.C. Southard, P. He, and S.W. Whiteheart, 2002. Influence of Neuromodulators and Vesicle Docking Related Proteins on Quantal Release. In: The Crustacean Nervous System, Wiese, K. (Ed.). Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg, Germany, pp: 63-82.
Cooper, R.L., R.J. Chase and J. Tabor, 2001. Altered responsiveness to 5-HT at the crayfish neuromuscular junction due to chronic p-CPA and m-CPP treatment. Brain Res., 916: 143-151.
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Cooper, R.L., W.M. Warren and H.E. Ashby, 1998. Activity of phasic motor neurons partially transforms the neuronal and muscle phenotype to a tonic-like state. Muscle Nerve, 21: 921-931.
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Cooper, R.M., H. Schapker, H. Adami and R.L. Cooper, 2011. Heart and ventilatory measures in crayfish during copulation. Open J. Mol. Integ. Physiol., 1: 36-42.
Crider, M.E. and R.L. Cooper, 1999. Importance of stimulation paradigm in determining facilitation and effects of neuromodulation. Brain Res., 842: 324-331.
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Crider, M.E. and R.L. Cooper, 2000. Differential facilitation of high- and low-output nerve terminals from a single motoneuron. J. Applied Physiol., 88: 987-996.
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Dasari, S. and R.L. Cooper, 2004. Modulation of sensory-CNS-motor circuits by serotonin, octopamine and dopamine in semi-intact Drosophila larva. Neurosci. Res., 48: 221-227.
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Dasari, S. and R.L. Cooper, 2004. Monitoring heart rate in Drosophila larvae by various approaches. Drosophila Inform. Serv., 87: 91-96.
Dasari, S. and R.L. Cooper, 2006. Direct influence of serotonin on the larval heart of Drosophila melanogaster. J. Comp. Physiol. B, 176: 349-357.
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Dasari, S., K. Viele, A.C. Turner and R.L. Cooper, 2007. Influence of p-CPA and MDMA (ecatasy) on physiology, development and behavior in Drosophila melanogaster. Euro. J. Neurosci., 26: 424-438.
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Dasari, S., L. Wang, D.A. Harrison and R.L. Cooper, 2009. Reduced and misexpression of 5-HT2 receptors alters development, behavior and CNS activity in Drosophila melanogaster. Int. J. Zool., 51: 101-114.
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Desai-Shah, M. and R.L. Cooper, 2009. Different mechanisms of Ca2+ regulation that influence synaptic transmission: Comparison between crayfish and Drosophila neuromuscular junctions. Synapse, 63: 1100-1121.
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Desai-Shah, M. and R.L. Cooper, 2010. Actions of NCX, PMCA and SERCA on short-term facilitation and maintenance of transmission in nerve terminals. Open Physiol. J., 3: 37-50.
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Desai-Shah, M., A.R. Papoy, M. Ward and R.L. Cooper, 2010. Roles of the sarcoplasmic/Endoplasmic reticulum Ca2+-ATPase, plasma membrane Ca2+-ATPase and Na+/Ca2+ exchanger in regulation of heart rate in larval Drosophila. Open Physiol. J., 3: 16 -36.
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Desai-Shah, M., K. Viele, G. Sparks, J. Nadolski, B. Hayden, V.K. Srinivasan and R.L. Cooper, 2008. Assessment of synaptic function during short-term facilitation in motor nerve terminals in the crayfish. Open Neurosci. J., 2: 24-35.
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Djokaj, S., R.L. Cooper and W. Rathmayer, 2001. Effects of octopamine, serotonin and cocktails of the two modulators on synaptic transmission at crustacean neuromuscular junctions. J. Comp. Physiol. A, 187: 145-154.
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Dropic, A.J., E. Brailoiu and R.L. Cooper, 2005. Presynaptic mechanism of action induced by 5-HT in nerve terminals: Possible involvement of ryanodine and IP3 sensitive Ca2+ stores. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. A Mol. Integr. Physiol., 142: 355-361.
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Fernandez-de-Miguel, F., R.L. Cooper and W.B. Adams, 1992. Synaptogenesis and calcium current distribution in cultured leech neurons. Proc. R. Soc. Lond. B, 247: 215-221.
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Feuerverger, A., M. Menzinger, H.L. Atwood and R.L. Cooper, 2000. Statistical methods for assessing the dimensions of synaptic vesicles in nerve terminals. J. Neurosci. Methods, 103: 181-190.
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Griffis, B., P. Bonner and R.L. Cooper, 2000. Sensitivity of transformed (phasic to tonic) motor neurons to the neuromodulator 5-HT. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. A Mol. Integr. Physiol., 127: 495-504.
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Griffis, B., S.B. Moffett and R.L. Cooper, 2001. Muscle phenotype remains unaltered after limb autotomy and unloading. J. Exp. Zool., 289: 10-22.
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Harrison, D.A. and R.L. Cooper, 2003. Characterization of development, behavior and neuromuscular physiology in the phorid fly: Megaselia scalaris. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. A Mol. Integr. Physiol., 136: 427-439.
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Hartman, H.B. and R.L. Cooper, 1994. Regeneration and molting effects on a proprioceptor organ in the Dungeness crab, Cancer magister. J. Neurobiol., 25: 461-471.
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He, P., R.C. Southard, D. Chen, S.W. Whiteheart and R.L. Cooper, 1999. Role of α-SNAP in promoting efficient neurotransmission at the crayfish neuromuscular junction. J. Neurophysiol., 82: 3406-3416.
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Johnstone, A.F.M. and R.L. Cooper, 2006. Direct innervation of the Drosophila melanogaster larval heart. Brain Res., 1083: 159-163.
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Johnstone, A.F.M., K. Viele and R.L. Cooper, 2011. Structure/Function assessment of crayfish neuromuscular junctions: Stem regions. Synapse, 65: 287-299.
Johnstone, A.F.M., S. Kellie and R.L. Cooper, 2008. Presynaptic depression in phasic motor nerve terminals and influence of 5-HT on docked vesicles. Open Neurosci. J., 2: 16-23.
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Kellie, S., J. Greer and R.L. Cooper, 2001. Alterations in habituation of the tail flip response in epigean and troglobitic crayfish. J. Exp. Zool., 290: 163-176.
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Kim, S., H.L. Atwood and R.L. Cooper, 2000. Assessing accurate sizes of synaptic vesicles in nerve terminals. Brain Res., 877: 209-217.
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LaFramboise, W.A., B. Griffis, P. Bonner, W. Warren, D. Scalise, R.D. Guthrie and R.L. Cooper, 2000. Muscle type-specific myosin isoforms in crustacean muscles. J. Exp. Zool., 286: 36-48.
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Lancaster, M., K. Viele, A.F.M. Johnstone and R.L. Cooper, 2007. Automated classification of evoked quantal events. J. Neurosci. Methods, 159: 325-336.
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Lee, J.Y., D. Bhatt, D. Bhatt, W.Y. Chung and R.L. Cooper, 2009. Furthering pharmacological and physiological assessment of the glutamatergic receptors at the Drosophila neuromuscular junction. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. Part C: Toxicol. Pharmacol., 150: 546-557.
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Leksrisawat, B., A.S. Cooper, A.B. Gilberts and R.L. Cooper, 2010. Muscle receptor organs in the crayfish abdomen: A student laboratory exercise in proprioception. J. Vis. Exp., Vol. 45. 10.3791/2323.
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Li, H. and R.L. Cooper, 2001. Maintaining synaptic efficacy at the neuromuscular junction in Drosophila larva during normal development and prolonged life with the ecdysoneless mutant. Neuroscience, 106: 193-200.
Li, H. and R.L. Cooper, 2001. Spatial familiarity in the blind cave crayfish, Orconectes australis packardi. Crustaceana, 74: 417-433.
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Li, H. and R.L. Cooper, 2002. The effect of ambient light on blind cave crayfish: Social interactions. J. Crustacean Biol., 22: 449-458.
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Li, H., D. Harrison, G. Jones, D. Jones and R.L. Cooper, 2001. Alterations in development, behavior, and physiology in Drosophila larva that have reduced ecdysone production. J. Neurophysiol., 85: 98-104.
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Li, H., L.R. Listerman, D. Doshi and R.L. Cooper, 2000. Use of heart rate to measure intrinsic state of blind cave crayfish during social interactions. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. A, 127: 55-70.
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Li, H., X. Peng and R.L. Cooper, 2002. Development of Drosophila larval neuromuscular junctions: Maintaining synaptic strength. Neuroscience, 115: 505-513.
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Listerman, L., J. Deskins, H. Bradacs and R.L. Cooper, 2000. Measures of heart rate during social interactions in crayfish and effects of 5-HT. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. A, 125: 251-263.
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Logsdon, S., A.F.M. Johnstone, K. Viele and R.L. Cooper, 2006. Regulation of synaptic vesicles pools within motor nerve terminals during short-term facilitation and neuromodulation. J. Applied Physiol., 100: 662-671.
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Mykles, D.L., S. Medler, A. Koenders and R. Cooper, 2002. Myofibrillar protein isoform expression is correlated with synaptic efficacy in slow fibres of the claw and leg opener muscles of crayfish and lobster. J. Exp. Biol., 205: 513-522.
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Neckameyer, W.S. and R.L. Cooper, 1998. GABA transporters in Drosophila melanogaster: : molecular cloning, behavior and physiology. Invert. Neurosci., 3: 279-294.
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Page, M.P. and R.L. Cooper, 2004. Novelty stress and reproductive state alters responsiveness to sensory stimuli and 5-HT neuromodulation. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. A, 139: 149-158.
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Page, M.P., W. Hailes and R.L. Cooper, 2007. Modification of the tail flip escape response in crayfish by neuromodulation and behavioral state with and without descending CNS input. Int. J. Zool. Res., 3: 132-144.
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Pekhletsky, R., R.L. Cooper, H.L. Atwood and D. Hampson, 1996. Expression profiling of mRNA obtained from single identified crustacean motor neurons: Determination of specificity of hybridization. Invert. Neurosci., 1: 341-349.
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Rastogi, K.S., R.L. Cooper, Z.Q. Shi and M. Vranic, 1997. Quantitative measurement of islet glucagon response to hypoglycemia by confocal fluorescence imaging in diabetic rats. Endrocrine, 7: 367-375.
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Robinson, M.M., J.M. Martin, H.L. Atwood and R.L. Cooper, 2011. Modeling biological membranes with circuit boards and measuring electrical signals in axons: Student laboratory exercises. J. Vis. Exp., Vol. 47. 10.3791/2325.
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Ruffner, M.E., S.I. Cromarty and R.L. Cooper, 1999. Depression of synaptic efficacy in Drosophila neuromuscular junctions by the molting hormone (20-HE). J. Neurophysiol., 81: 788-794.
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Schapker, H., T. Breithaupt, Z. Shuranova, Y. Burmistrov and R.L. Cooper, 2002. Heart rate and ventilatory correlative measures in crayfish during environmental disturbances and social interactions. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. A, 131: 397-407.
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Shuranova, Z.P., Y.M. Burmistrov and R.L. Cooper, 2003. A hundred years ago and now: A short essay on the study of the crustacean hindgut. Crustaceana, 76: 755-770.
Shuranova, Z.P., Y.M. Burmistrov and R.L. Cooper, 2003. Activity of the ventilatory muscles in the crayfish. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. A, 134: 461-469.
Shuranova, Z.P., Y.M. Burmistrov, J.R. Strawn and R.L. Cooper, 2006. Evidence for an autonomic nervous system in decapod crustaceans. Int. J. Zool. Res., 2: 242-283.
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Sohn, J., D.L. Mykles and R.L. Cooper, 2000. The anatomical, physiological and biochemical characterization of muscles associated with the articulating membrane in the dorsal surface of the crayfish abdomen. J. Exp. Zool., 287: 353-377.
Southard, R.C., J. Haggard, M.E. Crider, S.W. Whitheart and R.L. Cooper, 2000. Influence of serotonin on the kinetics of vesicular release. Brain Res., 871: 16-28.
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Sparks, G. and R.L. Cooper, 2004. 5-HT offsets homeostasis of synaptic transmission during short-term facilitation. J. Applied Physiol., 96: 1681-1690.
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Sparks, G.M., E. Brailoiu, G.C. Brailoiu, N.J. Dun, J. Tabor and R.L. Cooper, 2003. Effects of m-CPP in altering neuronal function: Blocking depolarization in invertebrate motor and sensory neurons but exciting rat sensory neurons. Brain Res., 969: 14-26.
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Sparks, G.M., S. Dasari and R.L. Cooper, 2004. Actions of MDMA at glutamatergic neuromuscular junctions. Neurosci. Res., 48: 431-438.
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Strawn, J.R. and R.L. Cooper, 2002. The effects of ethanol on pre-synaptic components of synaptic transmission in a model glutamatergic synapse: The crayfish neuromuscular junction. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. C Toxicol. Pharmacol., 131: 395-404.
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Strawn, J.R., W.S. Neckameyer and R.L. Cooper, 2000. The effects of 5-HT on sensory, central and motor neurons driving the abdominal superficial flexor muscles in the crayfish. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. B Biochem. Mol. Biol., 127: 533-550.
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Tabor, J. and R.L. Cooper, 2002. Physiologically identified 5-HT2 -like receptors at the crayfish neuromuscular junction. Brain Res., 932: 91-98.
Tilden, A.R., R. Brauch, R. Ball, A.M. Janze and A.H. Ghaffari et al., 2003. Modulatory effects of melatonin on behavior, hemolymph metabolites and neurotransmitter release in crayfish. Brain Res., 992: 252-262.
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Viele, K., A. Stromberg and R.L. Cooper, 2003. Determining the number of release sites within the nerve terminal by statistical analysis of synaptic current characteristics. Synapse, 47: 15-25.
Viele, K., M. Lancaster and R.L. Cooper, 2006. Self-modeling structure of evoked postsynaptic potentials. Synapse, 60: 32-44.
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Wigginton, A.J., R.L. Cooper, E.M. Fryman-Gripshover and W.J. Birge, 2010. Effects of cadmium and body mass on the anti-predator behaviors of five species of crayfish. Int. J. Zool. Res., 6: 39-51.
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Winslow, J.L., R.L. Cooper and H.L. Atwood, 2002. Sodium in presynaptic nerve terminals in response to stimulation. J. Neurosci. Methods, 118: 163-175.
Wu, W.H. and R.L. Cooper, 2010. Physiological recordings of high and low output NMJs on the crayfish leg extensor muscle. J. Vis. Exp. Vol. 45. 10.3791/2319.
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Wu, W.H. and R.L. Cooper, 2012. Role of serotonin in the regulation of synaptic transmission in invertebrate NMJs. Exp. Neurobiol., 21: 101-112.
Wu, W.H. and R.L. Cooper, 2012. The regulation and packaging of synaptic vesicles as related to recruitment within glutamatergic synapses. Neuroscience, 225: 185-198.
Wu, W.H. and R.L. Cooper, 2013. Physiological separation of vesicle pools in low- and high-output nerve terminals. Neurosci. Res., 75: 275-282.
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Xing, B., A.A. Long, D.A. Harrison and R.L. Cooper, 2005. Developmental consequences of NMJs with reduced presynaptic calcium channel function. Synapse, 57: 132-147.
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Ziemba, R., A. Simpson, R. Hopper and R.L. Cooper, 2003. Comparisons of aesthetasc sensilla on the lateral antennules between two epigean (surface) species and the blind cave crayfish Orconectes australis packardi. Crustaceana, 76: 859-869.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
     
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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