Journal Articles (Last Updated 8/18/2020)

 

2020

Caprara, G. A., Mecca, A. A., & Peng, A. W.  "Decades-old model of slow adaptation in sensory hair cells is not supported in mammals." Science Advances, 2020 Aug 14; 6(33), eabb4922. https://doi.org/10.1126/sciadv.abb4922  CU Anschutz Press Release

Li S, Mecca A, Kim J, Caprara GA, Wagner EL, Du TT, Petrov L, Xu W, Cui R, Rebustini IT, Kachar B, Peng AW*, Shin JS*. “Myosin-VIIa is expressed in multiple isoforms and essential for tensioning the hair cell mechanotransduction complex.” Nature Communications, 2020 Apr 29; 11(1), 1–15. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-020-15936-z * Co-corresponding authors  UVA Press Release

 

2019

Caprara GA, Mecca AA, Wang Y, Ricci AJ, Peng AW. “Hair bundle stimulation mode modifies manifestations of mechanotransduction adaptation.” Journal of Neuroscience, 2019 Oct 2. pii: 1408-19. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1408-19.2019

 

2018

Tilley DC, Angueyra JM, Eum KS, Kim H, Chao LH, Peng AW, Sack JT. “The tarantula toxin GxTx detains K + channel gating charges in their resting conformation.” Journal of General Physiology, 2019 Mar 4;151(3):292-315. PMC6400525.

 

2017

Effertz T, Becker L, Peng AW, Ricci AJ. “Phosphoinositol-4,5-bisphosphate regulates auditory hair cell mechanotransduction channel pore properties and fast adaptation.” Journal of Neuroscience, 2017 Oct 24;37(48): 11632-11646. PMC5707765.

Larson T, Doll JC, Loizeau F, Hosseini N, Peng AW, Fantner GE, Ricci AJ, Pruitt BL. Rise time reduction of thermal actuators operated in air and water through optimized pre-shaped open-loop driving. Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 2017 February 24; 27(4): 045005.

Kazmierczak M, Kazmierczak P, Peng AW, Harris SL, Shah P, Puel JL, Lenoir M, Franco SJ, Schwander M. Pejvakin, a Candidate Stereociliary Rootlet Protein, Regulates Hair Cell Function in a Cell-Autonomous Manner. Journal of Neuroscience, 2017 Feb 16; 37(13): 3447-3464.

 

2016

Peng AW, Gnanasambandam R, Sachs, F, Ricci AJ. “Adaptation Independent Modulation of Auditory Hair Cell Mechanotransduction Channel Open Probability Implicates a Role for the Lipid Bilayer.” Journal of Neuroscience, 2016 Mar 9; 36(10): 2945–2956.

 

2015

Nam JH, Peng AW, Ricci AJ. “Underestimated sensitivity of mammalian cochlear hair cells due to splay between stereociliary columns.” Biophysical Journal, 2015 Jun 2; 108(11):2633-47.    PMC4457497.

 

2013

Peng AW, Effertz T, Ricci AJ. “Adaptation of Mammalian Auditory Hair Cell Mechanotransduction Is Independent of Calcium Entry.” Neuron, 2013 Nov 20; 80(4):960-972. PMC4111567. Stanford Press Release

 

2012

Doll JC, Peng AW, Ricci AJ, Pruitt BL. “Faster Than the Speed of Hearing: Nanomechanical Force Probes Enable the Electromechanical Observation of Cochlear Hair Cells.” Nano Letters, 2012 Dec 12; 12(12): 6107–6111. PMC3549426.

Castallano-Munoz M, Peng AW, Salles FT, Ricci AJ. “Swept field laser confocal microscopy for enhanced spatial and temporal resolution in live-cell imaging.” Microscopy and Microanalysis, 2012 Aug;18(4):753-60. PMC3549604.

 

2011

Peng AW, Salles FT, Pan B, Ricci AJ. “Integrating the biophysical and molecular mechanisms of auditory hair cell mechanotransduction.” Nature Communications, 2011 Nov 1; 2:523. PMC3418221.

Peng AW, Ricci AJ. “Somatic motility and hair bundle mechanics, are both necessary for cochlear amplification?” Hearing Research, 2011 Mar; 273:109-22. PMC2943979.

 

2010

Oshima K, Shin K, Diensthuber M, Peng AW, Ricci AJ, Heller S. “Mechanosensitive hair cell-like cells from embryonic and induced pluripotent stem cells.” Cell, 2010 May 14; 141:704-16. PMC2873974.

 

2009

Peng AW, Belyantseva IA, Hsu PD, Friedman TB, Heller S. “Twinfilin 2 regulates actin filament lengths in cochlear stereocilia.” Journal of Neuroscience. 2009 Dec 2; 29(48): 15083-88. PMC2823077.

 

2008

Xu Z, Peng AW, Oshima K, Heller S. “MAGI-1, a candidate stereociliary scaffolding protein, associates with the tip-link component cadherin 23.” Journal of Neuroscience. 2008 Oct 29;28(44):11269-76. PMC2596868.

 

 

Book Chapters

 

2016

Peng AW, Ricci AJ. Glass Probe Stimulation of Hair Cell Stereocilia. In: Sokolowski B, editor. Auditory and Vestibular Research: Methods and Protocols. Second Edition. Springer New York; 2016. p. 487–500.