Muscle cell research


  1. Mollica JP, Dutka TL, Merry TL, Lamboley CR, McConell GK, McKenna MJ, Murphy RM and Lamb GD. (2012)  S-glutathionylation of Troponin I (fast) increases contractile apparatus Ca2+-sensitivity in fast-twitch muscle fibres in rats and humans. Journal of Physiology, 590 (6): 1443-1463
  2. Dutka TL, Mollica JP, Lamb GD. (2011). Differential effects of peroxynitrite on contractile protein properties in fast- and slow-twitch skeletal muscle fibers of rat. Journal of Applied Physiology 110: 705-716
  3. Dutka TL, Mollica JP, Posterino GS, Lamb GD. (2011). Modulation of contractile apparatus Ca2+-sensivitivity and disruption of excitation-contraction coupling by S-nitrosoglutathione in rat muscle fibres. Journal of Physiology 110: 705-716
  4. Lamb GD, Westerblad H. (2011). Acute effects of reactive oxygen and nitrogen species on the contractile function of skeletal muscle. Journal of Physiology 589: 2119-2127
  5. Dutka TL, Lamboley CR, McKenna MJ, Murphy RM and Lamb GD. (2012) Effects of carnosine on contractile apparatus Ca2+-sensitivity and sarcoplasmic reticulum Ca2+ release in human skeletal muscle fibers. Journal of Applied Physiology, 112 (5): 728-736 
  6. Larkins NT, Murphy RM and Lamb GD. (2012) Absolute amounts and diffusibility of HSP72, HSP25 and αB-crystallin in fast- and slow-twitch skeletal muscle fibers of rat. American Journal of Physiology: Cell, 302:C228-C239 
  7. Murphy RM. (2011). Enhanced technique to measure proteins in single segments of human skeletal muscle fibers: fiber type dependence of AMPK alpha1 and beta1. Journal of Applied Physiology 110(3):820-825 
  8. Murphy RM, Mollica JP, Beard NA, Knollmann BC, Lamb GD (2011). Quantification of calsequestrin 2 (CSQ2) in sheep cardiac muscle and Ca2+-binding protein changes in CSQ2-knockout mice.American Journal of Physiology Heart & Circulation, 300 (2): H595-604 
  9. Edwards JN, Blackmore D, Murphy RM, Launikonis BS. (2011) Store-operated calcium entry remains fully functional in aged mouse skeletal muscle despite a decline in STIM1 protein expression.  Aging Cell, 10 (4): 675-685   
  10. Murphy RM, Vissing K, Latchman H, Lamboley C, McKenna MJ, Overgaard K, Lamb GD. (2011) Activation of calpain-3 by eccentric exercise in humans does not result in its translocate to the nucleus or cytosol. Journal of Applied Physiology 111:1448-1458
  11. Murphy RM, Mollica JP, Beard NA, Knollmann BC, Lamb GD. (2011). Quantification of calsequestrin 2 (CSQ2) in sheep cardiac muscle and Ca2+-binding protein changes in CSQ2 knockout mice. American Journal of Physiology Heart & Circulation 300: H595-604.
  12. Posterino GS, Dunn SL, Botting KJ, Wang W, Gentili S and Morrison JL. (2011). Changes in cardiac troponins with gestational age explain changes in cardiac muscle contractility in the sheep fetus. Journal of Applied Physiology 111: 236-243