Jan Benedikt

Postdoctoral Fellow
Ph.D., 2009; Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic

Academic Department(s)
Physiology

Research Area
Neuroscience

Research Interest
Neuroscience

Publications
Intracellular polyamines enhance astrocytic coupling.  Benedikt J, Inyushin M, Kucheryavykh Y, Rivera Y, Kucheryavykh LY, Colin G, Nichols CG, Eaton MJ, Skatchkov SN.  NeuroReport. 2012 Dec 5;23(17):1021-5.
 
The C-terminal basic residues contribute to the chemical- and voltage-dependent activation of TRPA1. Samad A, Sura L, Benedikt J, Ettrich R, Minofar B, Teisinger J,Vlachova V. Biochem J. 2010 Dec 15;433(1):197-204.

Essential role for the putative S6 inner pore region in the activation gating of the human TRPA1 channel. Benedikt J, Samad A, Ettrich R, Teisinger J, Vlachova V. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2009 Jul;1793(7):1279-88.

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

Tel.: (787) 798-3001 x 2057
e-mail: jan.benedikt@uccaribe.edu