Kristen Mary Shannon O'Connell

2016- Research The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME, United States 
Ion channels
"Kristen O'Connell"
Mean distance: 15.85 (cluster 32)


Sign in to add mentor
Robert T. Dirksen grad student 1997-2003 Rochester
 (Regulation of excitation-contraction coupling and L-type Ca(2+) channel activation in skeletal muscle by calmodulin and prolonged depolarization.)
Michael M. Tamkun post-doc 2002-2008 Colorado State
BETA: Related publications


You can help our author matching system! If you notice any publications incorrectly attributed to this author, please sign in and mark matches as correct or incorrect.

Baver SB, Hope K, Guyot S, et al. (2014) Leptin modulates the intrinsic excitability of AgRP/NPY neurons in the arcuate nucleus of the hypothalamus. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience. 34: 5486-96
O'Connell KM, Guyot S, Baver SB. (2013) Obesity Influences the Regulation of the Intrinsic Excitability of AgRP/NPY Neurons by Leptin Biophysical Journal. 104: 162a
Baver SB, O'Connell KM. (2012) The C-terminus of neuronal Kv2.1 channels is required for channel localization and targeting but not for NMDA-receptor-mediated regulation of channel function. Neuroscience. 217: 56-66
O'Connell KM, Loftus R, Tamkun MM. (2010) Localization-dependent activity of the Kv2.1 delayed-rectifier K+ channel. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 107: 12351-6
O'Connell KM, Whitesell JD, Tamkun MM. (2008) Localization and mobility of the delayed-rectifer K+ channel Kv2.1 in adult cardiomyocytes. American Journal of Physiology. Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 294: H229-37
Tamkun MM, O'connell KM, Rolig AS. (2007) A cytoskeletal-based perimeter fence selectively corrals a sub-population of cell surface Kv2.1 channels. Journal of Cell Science. 120: 2413-23
O'Connell KM, Rolig AS, Whitesell JD, et al. (2006) Kv2.1 potassium channels are retained within dynamic cell surface microdomains that are defined by a perimeter fence. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience. 26: 9609-18
O'Connell KM, Tamkun MM. (2005) Targeting of voltage-gated potassium channel isoforms to distinct cell surface microdomains. Journal of Cell Science. 118: 2155-66
Weiss RG, O'Connell KM, Flucher BE, et al. (2004) Functional analysis of the R1086H malignant hyperthermia mutation in the DHPR reveals an unexpected influence of the III-IV loop on skeletal muscle EC coupling. American Journal of Physiology. Cell Physiology. 287: C1094-102
O'Connell KM, Martens JR, Tamkun MM. (2004) Localization of ion channels to lipid Raft domains within the cardiovascular system. Trends in Cardiovascular Medicine. 14: 37-42
See more...