Rostislav Bychkov

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., 1993; University of St. Petersburg, St. Petersburg, Russia.

Academic Department(s)

Research Area

Research Interest
Vasomotion-brain blood vessel regulation

Selected Publications
Purinergic activation of a leak potassium current in freshly dissociated myocytes from mouse thoracic aorta. Hayoz S, Bychkov R, Serir K, Docquier M, Bény JL. Acta Physiol (Oxf). 2009 Feb;195(2):247-58. 
Perinatal hypoxia triggers alterations in K+ channels of adult pulmonary artery smooth muscle cells. Marino M, Bény JL, Peyter AC, Bychkov R, Diaceri G, Tolsa JF. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2007 Nov;293(5):L1171-82. 

Intracellular cAMP: the “switch” that triggers on “spontaneous transient outward currents” generation in freshly isolated myocytes from thoracic aorta. Hayoz S, Bény JL, Bychkov R. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 2007 Apr;292(4):C1502-9. 

Stretch-elicited calcium responses in the intact mouse thoracic aorta. Fanchaouy M, Bychkov R, Meister JJ, Beny JL. Cell Calcium. 2007 Jan;41(1):41-50. 
A delayed ATP-elicited K+ current in freshly isolated smooth muscle cells from mouse aorta.  Serir K, Hayoz S, Fanchaovy M, Beny JL, Bychkov R.  Br Fanchaouy M, Bychkov R.  Br J Pharmacol. 2006 Jan;147(1):45-54.

Contact Information
Universidad Central del Caribe
P.O. Box 60327
Bayamón, PR 00960-6032

Tel.: (787) 798-3001 x 2049