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Cui, G., Meyer, A.C., Calin-Jageman, I., Neef, J., Haeseleer, F., Moser, T., and A. Lee. (2007) Ca2+-binding proteins tune Ca2+-feedback to Cav1.3 channels in auditory hair cells. J. Physiol. 585: 791-803 (featured in “Perspectives” article by J. Striessnig (2007) J. Physiol. 585: 643-644).

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Tippens, A.L., and A. Lee. (2007) Caldendrin: a neuron-specific modulator of Cav1.2 (L-type) Ca2+ channels. J. Biol. Chem. 282:8464-8473.

Calin-Jageman, I., Yu, K., Hall, R.A., Mei, L., and A. Lee. (2007) Erbin enhances voltage-dependent facilitation of Cav1.3 Ca2+ channels through relief of an autoinhibitory domain in the Cav1.3 α1 subunit J. Neurosci. 27:1374-1385.


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Tippens, A.L., Pare, J.-F., Moosmang, S., Milner, T.A., Smith, Y., and A. Lee. (2008) Ultrastructural evidence for pre- and post-synaptic localization of Cav1.2 L-type Ca2+ channels in the rat hippocampus. J.Comp.Neurol. 506 :569-583.

Rieke, F., Lee, A., and F. Haeseleer. (2008) Characterization of Ca2+-binding protein 5 knockout mouse retina. Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 49:5126-5135.


Kreiner, L., Christel, C.J., Benveniste, M., Schwaller, B., and A. Lee. (2010) Compensatory regulation of Cav2.1 Ca2+ channels in cerebellar Purkinje neurons lacking parvalbumin and calbindin D-28k. J. Neurophysiol. 103: 371-381.

Jenkins, M.A., Jiao, Y., Christel, C.J., Kim, K., Obermair, G.J., Colbran, R.J., and A. Lee. (2010) Ca2+-dependent facilitation of Cav1.3 Ca2+ channels by densin and Ca2+/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II. J. Neurosci. 30:5125-5135.

Frank,T., Rutherford, M.A., Strenzke, N., Neef, A., Pangršič , T., Khimich, D., Fetjova, A., Gundelfinger, E.D., Liberman, M.C., Harke, B., Bryan, K.E., Lee, A., Egner, A., Riedel, D., and T. Moser. (2010) Bassoon and the Synaptic Ribbon Organize Ca2+ Channels and Vesicles to Add Release Sites and Promote Refilling. Neuron 68: 724-738.


Oz, S., Tsemakhovich, V., Christel, C.J., Lee, A., and N. Dascal.(2011) CaBP1 regulates voltage dependent inactivation and activation of Cav1.2 (L-type) calcium channels. J. Biol. Chem. 286:13945-13953.

Gregory, F.D., Pangrsic, T., Bryan, K.E., Calin-Jageman, I.E., Moser, T., and A. Lee. (2011) Harmonin inhibits presynaptic Cav1.3 channels in mouse inner hair cells. Nat. Neurosci. 14:1109-1111.


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Lee, A.S., Ra, S., Rajadhyaksha, A.M., Britt, J.K., Jesus-Cortes, D. H., Gonzales, K. L., Lee, A., Moosmang, S., Hofmann, F., Pieper, A.A., Rajadhyaksha, A.M. (2012) Forebrain elimination of CACNA1C mediates anxiety-like behavior in mice. Mol. Psychiatry. 17:1054-1055.

Lee, A.S., Gonzales, K.L., Lee, A., Moosmang, S., Hofmann, F., Pieper, A.A., Rajadhyaksha, A.M.(2012) Selective genetic deletion of CACNA1C in the mouse prefrontal cortex. Mol. Psychiatry. 17:1051.

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Christel, C.J., Schaer, R., Wang, S., Henzi, T., Kreiner, L., Grabs, D., Schwaller, B., and A. Lee. (2012) Calretinin regulates Ca2+-dependent inactivation and facilitation of Cav2.1 Ca2+ channels through a direct interaction with the α12.1 subunit. J. Biol. Chem. 287:39766-39775.

Christel, C.J., Cardona, N., Mesirca, P., Herrmann, S., Hofmann, F., Striessnig, J., Ludwig, A., Mangoni, M.E.,and A. Lee. (2012) Distinct localization and modulation of Cav1.2 and Cav1.3 L-type Ca2+ channels in mouse sinoatrial node. J. Physiol. 590: 6327-6341.

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Haeseleer, F., Sokal, I., Gregory, F.D., and A. Lee. (2013) Protein phosphatase 2A dephosphorylates CaBP4 in the retina and regulates CaBP4 function. Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 54:1214-1226.

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Gregory, F. D., Pangrsic, T., Calin-Jageman, I. E., Moser, T., and A. Lee. (2013) Harmonin enhances voltage-dependent facilitation of Cav1.3 channels and synchronous exocytosis in mouse inner hair cells. J. Physiol. 591:3252-3269.

Knoflach, D., Kerov, V., Sartori, S. B., Obermair, G. J., Schmuckermair, C., Liu, X., Sothilingam, V., Garrido, M. G., Baker, S., Glösmann, M., Schicker, K., Seeliger, M., Lee. A., and A. Koschak.(2013) Cav1.4 IT mouse as model for vision impairment in human Congenital Stationary Night Blindness Type 2. Channels 7:502-512.

Liu, X., Kerov, V., Haeseleer, F., Majumder, A., Artemyev, N., Baker, S. A., and A. Lee. (2013) Dysregulation of Cav1.4 channels disrupts the maturation of photoreceptor synaptic ribbons in congenital stationary night blindness type 2. Channels 7:513-522.


Núñez-Santana, F.L., Oh, M., Antion, M. D., Lee. A., Hell. J. W., and J. F. Disterhoft. (2014) Surface L-type Ca2+ channel expression levels are increased in aged hippocampus. Aging Cell 12157: 111-120.

Inagaki, A., Frank C.A., Usachev, Y.M., Benveniste, M., and A. Lee (2014) Pharmacological correction of gating defects in the voltage- gated Cav2.1 Ca2+ channel due to a familial hemiplegic migraine mutation. Neuron 81: 91-102.

Kim, K.Y., Scholl, E. S., Liu, X., Shepherd, A., Haeseleer, F., and A. Lee. (2014) Localization and expression of CaBP1/caldendrin in the mouse brain. Neuroscience 268:33-47.

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Lee, A., Wang, S., Williams, B., Hagen, J., Scheetz, T.E., and F. Haeseleer. (2015) Characterization of Cav1.4 complexes (α11.4, β2, α2δ4) in HEK293T cells and in the retina. J. Biol. Chem. 290, 1505-21.

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Scharinger, A., Eckrich, S., Vandael, D. H., Schonig, K., Koschak, A., Hecker, D., Kaur, G., Lee, A., Sah, A., Bartsch, D., Benedetti, B., Lieb, A., Schick, B., Singewald, N., Sinnegger-Brauns, M. J., Carbone, E., Engel, J., and J. Striessnig. (2015) Cell-type-specific tuning of Cav1.3 Ca(2+)-channels by a C-terminal automodulatory domain. Front.Cell.Neurosci. 9:309.

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Cao, Y., Sarria, I., Fehlhaber, K.E., Kamasawa, N., Orlandi. C., James, K. N., Hazen, J.L., Gardner, M.R., Farzan, M., Lee, A., Baker, S., Baldwin, K., Sampath, A.P., and K.A. Martemyanov. (2015) Mechanism for selective synaptic wiring of rod photoreceptors into the retinal circuitry and its role in vision. Neuron 2015; 87(6):1248-60.

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Yang, T., Scholl, E.S., Pan, N., Fritzsch, B., Haeseleer, F. and A. Lee. (2016) Expression and localization of CaBP Ca2+ Binding Proteins in the mouse cochlea. PLoS One 25: e0147495.

Haeseleer, F., Williams, B., and A. Lee. (2016) Characterization of C-terminal splice variants of Cav1.4 Ca2+ Channels in human retina. J. Biol. Chem. 291(30):15663-73

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Zhu, L., Almaça, J., Dadi, P.K., Hong, H., Sakamoto, W., Rossi, M., Lee, R.J., Vierra, N.C., Lu, H., Cui, Y., McMillin, S.M., Perry, N.A., Gurevich, V.V., Lee, A., Kuo, B., Leapman, R.D., Matschinsky, F.M., Doliba, N.M., Urs, N.M., Caron, M.G., Jacobson, D.A., Caicedo, A., and J. Wess. (2017) β -Arrestin-2 is an essential regulator of pancreatic β-cell function under physiological and pathophysiological conditions. Nat. Commun. 8:14295

Wang, S., Stanika, R.I., Wang, X., Hagen, J., Kennedy, M.B., Obermair, G.J., Colbran, R.J., and A. Lee. (2017) Densin-180 controls the trafficking and signaling of voltage-gated Cav1.2 Ca2+ channels at excitatory synapses. J. Neurosci. pii: 2583-16

Martínez-Rivera, A., Hao, J., Tropea, T.F., Giordano, T.P., Kosovsky, M., Rice, R.C., Lee, A., Huganir, R.L., Striessnig, J., Addy, N.A., Han, S., and A.M. Rajadhyaksha. (2017) Enhancing VTA Cav1.3 L-type Ca2+ channel activity promotes cocaine and mood-related behaviors via overlapping AMPA receptor mechanisms in the nucleus accumbens. Mol. Psychiatry 22:1735-1745

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Wang, X., Marks, C.R., Perfitt, T.L., Nakagawa, T., Lee, A., Jacobson, D.A., and R.J. Colbran. (2017) A novel mechanism for Ca2+/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II targeting to L-type Ca2+ channels that initiates long-range signaling to the nucleus. J. Biol. Chem. 292:17324-17336.


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Yang, T., Choi, J.E., Soh, D., Tobin, K., Joiner, M.L., Hansen, M., and A. Lee. (2018) CaBP1 regulates Cav1 L-type Ca2+ channels and their coupling to neurite growth and gene transcription in mouse spiral ganglion neurons. Mol. Cell. Neurosci. 88:342-352.

Yang, T., Hu, N., Pangrsic, T., Green, S.H., Hansen, M. and A. Lee. (2018) Functions of CaBP1 and CaBP2 in the peripheral auditory system. Hearing Res. 364:48-58.

Yang, T., Britt, J.K., Cintrón-Pérez, C.J., Vázquez-Rosa, E., Tobin, K.V., Stalker, G., Hardie, J., Taugher, R.J., Wemmie, J., Pieper, A.A., and A. Lee. (2018) Ca2+ binding protein 1 regulates hippocampal-dependent memory and synaptic plasticity. Neuroscience 380:90-102.

Nanou, E., Lee, A., and W.A. Catterall. (2018) Control of excitation/inhibition balance in a hippocampal circuit by calcium sensor protein regulation of presynaptic calcium channels. J. Neurosci. 38:4430-4440.

Kerov, V., Laird, J.G., Joiner, M.L., Knecht, S., Soh, D., Hagen, J., Gardner, S.H., Gutierrez, W., Yoshimatsu, T., Bhattarai, S., Puthussery, T., Artemyev, N.O., Drack, A.V., Wong, R.O., Baker, S.A., and A. Lee. (2018) α2δ-4 is required for the molecular and structural organization of rod and cone photoreceptor synapses. J. Neurosci. 38: 6145-6160.

Garza-Lopez, E., Lopez, J., Hagen, J., Sheffield, R., Meiner, V. and A. Lee. (2018) Role of a conserved glutamine in the function of voltage-gated Ca2+ channels revealed by a mutation in human CACNA1D. J. Biol. Chem. 293: 14444-14454.

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