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
PKC independent inhibition of voltage gated calcium channels by volatile anesthetics in freshly isolated vascular myocytes from the aorta.  Fanchaou M, Cubano L, Maldonado H, Bychkov R.  Cell Calcium. 2013 Oct;54(4):257-65.
Protein kinase A and C regulate leak potassium currents in freshly isolated vascular myocytes from the aorta.  Hayoz S, Cubano L, Maldonado H, Bychkov R. PLoS One. 2013 Sep 23;8(9):e75077. 
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. 

Contact Information
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Bayamón, PR 00960-6032

Tel.: (787) 798-3001 x 2049