Paul H. Ratz - Publications

Affiliations: 
Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA, United States 
Area:
General Biophysics, Biochemistry

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2018 Li W, Miner AS, Zhang L, Ratz P, Zhang Z. Mouse meiosis expressed gene 1 is not phosphorylated in vivo. Molecular Reproduction and Development. PMID 29393537 DOI: 10.1002/mrd.22960  0.44
2017 Huang Y, Smith CA, Chen G, Sharma B, Miner AS, Barbee RW, Ratz PH. The AMP-Dependent Protein Kinase (AMPK) Activator A-769662 Causes Arterial Relaxation by Reducing Cytosolic Free Calcium Independently of an Increase in AMPK Phosphorylation. Frontiers in Pharmacology. 8: 756. PMID 29093683 DOI: 10.3389/fphar.2017.00756  0.44
2017 Huang Y, Ratz PH, Miner AS, Locke VA, Chen G, Chen Y, Barbee RW. AICAR Administration Attenuates Hemorrhagic Hyperglycemia and Lowers Oxygen Debt in Anesthetized Male Rabbits. Frontiers in Physiology. 8: 692. PMID 28955248 DOI: 10.3389/fphys.2017.00692  0.44
2017 Smith CA, Miner AS, Barbee RW, Ratz PH. Metabolic Stress-Induced Activation of AMPK and Inhibition of Constitutive Phosphoproteins Controlling Smooth Muscle Contraction: Evidence for Smooth Muscle Fatigue? Frontiers in Physiology. 8: 681. PMID 28943852 DOI: 10.3389/fphys.2017.00681  0.44
2017 Neal CJ, Lin JB, Hurley T, Miner AS, Speich JE, Klausner AP, Ratz PH. Slowly cycling rho kinase-dependent actomyosin crossbridge "slippage" explains intrinsic high compliance of detrusor smooth muscle. American Journal of Physiology. Renal Physiology. ajprenal.00633.2016. PMID 28356291 DOI: 10.1152/ajprenal.00633.2016  0.44
2016 Colhoun AF, Klausner AP, Nagle AS, Carroll AW, Barbee RW, Ratz PH, Speich JE. A pilot study to measure dynamic elasticity of the bladder during urodynamics. Neurourology and Urodynamics. PMID 27241067 DOI: 10.1002/nau.23043  0.48
2016 Ratz PH, Miner AS, Huang Y, Smith CA, Barbee RW. Vascular smooth muscle (VSM) desensitization in rabbit epigastric and mesenteric arteries during hemorrhagic shock. American Journal of Physiology. Heart and Circulatory Physiology. ajpheart.00926.2015. PMID 27199133 DOI: 10.1152/ajpheart.00926.2015  0.48
2014 Zhang Y, Xu M, Xia M, Li X, Boini KM, Wang M, Gulbins E, Ratz PH, Li PL. Defective autophagosome trafficking contributes to impaired autophagic flux in coronary arterial myocytes lacking CD38 gene. Cardiovascular Research. 102: 68-78. PMID 24445604 DOI: 10.1093/cvr/cvu011  0.48
2014 Klausner AP, King AB, Byrne MD, Habibi JR, Li K, Sabarwal V, Speich JE, Ratz PH. A new and automated method for objective analysis of detrusor rhythm during the filling phase. World Journal of Urology. 32: 85-90. PMID 23633125 DOI: 10.1007/s00345-013-1084-5  0.48
2013 Ratz PH. Inhibitor κB kinase: another node in the cell signaling network regulating smooth muscle contraction. Circulation Research. 113: 484-6. PMID 23948580 DOI: 10.1161/CIRCRESAHA.113.301952  0.48
2013 Byrne MD, Klausner AP, Speich JE, Southern JB, Habibi JR, Ratz PH. Fourier transform analysis of rabbit detrusor autonomous contractions reveals length dependent increases in tone and slow wave development at long lengths. The Journal of Urology. 190: 334-40. PMID 23485511 DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2013.02.071  0.48
2012 Southern JB, Frazier JR, Miner AS, Speich JE, Klausner AP, Ratz PH. Elevated steady-state bladder preload activates myosin phosphorylation: detrusor smooth muscle is a preload tension sensor. American Journal of Physiology. Renal Physiology. 303: F1517-26. PMID 22993074 DOI: 10.1152/ajprenal.00278.2012  0.48
2012 Speich JE, Wilson CW, Almasri AM, Southern JB, Klausner AP, Ratz PH. Carbachol-induced volume adaptation in mouse bladder and length adaptation via rhythmic contraction in rabbit detrusor. Annals of Biomedical Engineering. 40: 2266-76. PMID 22614640 DOI: 10.1007/s10439-012-0590-8  0.48
2012 Speich JE, Southern JB, Henderson S, Wilson CW, Klausner AP, Ratz PH. Adjustable passive stiffness in mouse bladder: regulated by Rho kinase and elevated following partial bladder outlet obstruction. American Journal of Physiology. Renal Physiology. 302: F967-76. PMID 22205227 DOI: 10.1152/ajprenal.00177.2011  0.48
2011 Clelland LJ, Browne BM, Alvarez SM, Miner AS, Ratz PH. Rho-kinase inhibition attenuates calcium-induced contraction in β-escin but not Triton X-100 permeabilized rabbit femoral artery. Journal of Muscle Research and Cell Motility. 32: 77-88. PMID 21706258 DOI: 10.1007/s10974-011-9253-x  0.48
2011 Klausner AP, Johnson CM, Stike AB, Speich JE, Sabarwal V, Miner AS, Cleary M, Koo HP, Ratz PH. Prostaglandin E₂mediates spontaneous rhythmic contraction in rabbit detrusor muscle. The Canadian Journal of Urology. 18: 5608-14. PMID 21504648  0.48
2011 Bednarek ML, Speich JE, Miner AS, Ratz PH. Active tension adaptation at a shortened arterial muscle length: inhibition by cytochalasin-D. American Journal of Physiology. Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 300: H1166-73. PMID 21239639 DOI: 10.1152/ajpheart.00009.2010  0.48
2011 Ratz PH. ROK controls urethral tone, but by what mechanism? American Journal of Physiology. Renal Physiology. 300: F71-2. PMID 20962113 DOI: 10.1152/ajprenal.00608.2010  0.48
2010 Alvarez SM, Miner AS, Browne BM, Ratz PH. Failure of Bay K 8644 to induce RhoA kinase-dependent calcium sensitization in rabbit blood vessels British Journal of Pharmacology. 160: 1326-1337. PMID 20590624 DOI: 10.1111/j.1476-5381.2010.00751.x  0.48
2010 Almasri AM, Ratz PH, Speich JE. Length adaptation of the passive-to-active tension ratio in rabbit detrusor. Annals of Biomedical Engineering. 38: 2594-605. PMID 20387122 DOI: 10.1007/s10439-010-0021-7  0.48
2010 Ratz PH, Speich JE. Evidence that actomyosin cross bridges contribute to "passive" tension in detrusor smooth muscle. American Journal of Physiology. Renal Physiology. 298: F1424-35. PMID 20375119 DOI: 10.1152/ajprenal.00635.2009  0.48
2010 Almasri AM, Ratz PH, Bhatia H, Klausner AP, Speich JE. Rhythmic contraction generates adjustable passive stiffness in rabbit detrusor. Journal of Applied Physiology (Bethesda, Md. : 1985). 108: 544-53. PMID 20056849 DOI: 10.1152/japplphysiol.01079.2009  0.48
2010 Ratz PH, Speich JE, Klausner AP. COX Inhibitors and Overactive Bladder: The Potential for Future Therapy Current Bladder Dysfunction Reports. 5: 4-12. DOI: 10.1007/s11884-009-0037-8  0.48
2009 Speich JE, Almasri AM, Bhatia H, Klausner AP, Ratz PH. Adaptation of the length-active tension relationship in rabbit detrusor. American Journal of Physiology. Renal Physiology. 297: F1119-28. PMID 19675182 DOI: 10.1152/ajprenal.00298.2009  0.48
2009 Ratz PH, Miner AS, Barbour SE. Calcium-independent phospholipase A2 participates in KCl-induced calcium sensitization of vascular smooth muscle. Cell Calcium. 46: 65-72. PMID 19487023 DOI: 10.1016/j.ceca.2009.05.001  0.48
2009 Klausner AP, Rourke KF, Miner AS, Ratz PH. Potentiation of carbachol-induced detrusor smooth muscle contractions by beta-adrenoceptor activation. European Journal of Pharmacology. 606: 191-8. PMID 19374847 DOI: 10.1016/j.ejphar.2009.01.034  0.48
2009 Collins C, Klausner AP, Herrick B, Koo HP, Miner AS, Henderson SC, Ratz PH. Potential for control of detrusor smooth muscle spontaneous rhythmic contraction by cyclooxygenase products released by interstitial cells of Cajal. Journal of Cellular and Molecular Medicine. 13: 3236-50. PMID 19243470 DOI: 10.1111/j.1582-4934.2009.00714.x  0.48
2009 Ratz PH, Miner AS. Role of protein kinase Czeta and calcium entry in KCl-induced vascular smooth muscle calcium sensitization and feedback control of cellular calcium levels. The Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. 328: 399-408. PMID 19011165 DOI: 10.1124/jpet.108.142422  0.48
2008 Poley RN, Dosier CR, Speich JE, Miner AS, Ratz PH. Stimulated calcium entry and constitutive RhoA kinase activity cause stretch-induced detrusor contraction. European Journal of Pharmacology. 599: 137-45. PMID 18929558 DOI: 10.1016/j.ejphar.2008.09.045  0.48
2007 Watterson KR, Berg KM, Kapitonov D, Payne SG, Miner AS, Bittman R, Milstien S, Ratz PH, Spiegel S. Sphingosine-1-phosphate and the immunosuppressant, FTY720-phosphate, regulate detrusor muscle tone. Faseb Journal : Official Publication of the Federation of American Societies For Experimental Biology. 21: 2818-28. PMID 17449719 DOI: 10.1096/fj.06-7326com  0.48
2007 Speich JE, Dosier C, Borgsmiller L, Quintero K, Koo HP, Ratz PH. Adjustable passive length-tension curve in rabbit detrusor smooth muscle. Journal of Applied Physiology (Bethesda, Md. : 1985). 102: 1746-55. PMID 17234807 DOI: 10.1152/japplphysiol.00548.2006  0.48
2007 Eddinger TJ, Meer DP, Miner AS, Meehl J, Rovner AS, Ratz PH. Potent inhibition of arterial smooth muscle tonic contractions by the selective myosin II inhibitor, blebbistatin. The Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. 320: 865-70. PMID 17132816 DOI: 10.1124/jpet.106.109363  0.48
2006 Speich JE, Quintero K, Dosier C, Borgsmiller L, Koo HP, Ratz PH. A mechanical model for adjustable passive stiffness in rabbit detrusor. Journal of Applied Physiology (Bethesda, Md. : 1985). 101: 1189-98. PMID 16778004 DOI: 10.1152/japplphysiol.00396.2006  0.48
2006 Ratz PH, Berg KM. 2-Aminoethoxydiphenyl borate inhibits KCl-induced vascular smooth muscle contraction. European Journal of Pharmacology. 541: 177-83. PMID 16765942 DOI: 10.1016/j.ejphar.2006.05.014  0.48
2006 Call C, Han S, Speich JE, Eddinger TJ, Ratz PH. Resistance to pressure-induced dilatation in femoral but not saphenous artery: physiological role of latch? American Journal of Physiology. Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 291: H1513-20. PMID 16731652 DOI: 10.1152/ajpheart.00086.2006  0.48
2006 Han S, Speich JE, Eddinger TJ, Berg KM, Miner AS, Call C, Ratz PH. Evidence for absence of latch-bridge formation in muscular saphenous arteries. American Journal of Physiology. Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 291: H138-46. PMID 16461375 DOI: 10.1152/ajpheart.00977.2005  0.48
2006 Porter M, Evans MC, Miner AS, Berg KM, Ward KR, Ratz PH. Convergence of Ca2+-desensitizing mechanisms activated by forskolin and phenylephrine pretreatment, but not 8-bromo-cGMP. American Journal of Physiology. Cell Physiology. 290: C1552-9. PMID 16421202 DOI: 10.1152/ajpcell.00534.2005  0.48
2005 Ratz PH, Berg KM, Urban NH, Miner AS. Regulation of smooth muscle calcium sensitivity: KCl as a calcium-sensitizing stimulus. American Journal of Physiology. Cell Physiology. 288: C769-83. PMID 15761211 DOI: 10.1152/ajpcell.00529.2004  0.48
2005 Speich JE, Borgsmiller L, Call C, Mohr R, Ratz PH. ROK-induced cross-link formation stiffens passive muscle: reversible strain-induced stress softening in rabbit detrusor. American Journal of Physiology. Cell Physiology. 289: C12-21. PMID 15716326 DOI: 10.1152/ajpcell.00418.2004  0.48
2005 Watterson KR, Ratz PH, Spiegel S. The role of sphingosine-1-phosphate in smooth muscle contraction. Cellular Signalling. 17: 289-98. PMID 15567060 DOI: 10.1016/j.cellsig.2004.09.013  0.48
2005 Speich JE, Borgsmiller L, Call C, Mohr R, Ratz PH. Reversible strain softening behavior in rabbit detrusor smooth muscle Proceedings of the 2005 Summer Bioengineering Conference. 2005: 361-362.  0.48
2003 Urban NH, Berg KM, Ratz PH. K+ depolarization induces RhoA kinase translocation to caveolae and Ca2+ sensitization of arterial muscle. American Journal of Physiology. Cell Physiology. 285: C1377-85. PMID 12890649 DOI: 10.1152/ajpcell.00501.2002  0.48
2003 Dobrydneva Y, Williams RL, Katzenellenbogen JA, Ratz PH, Blackmore PF. Diethylstilbestrol and tetrahydrochrysenes are calcium channel blockers in human platelets: Relationship to the stilbene pharmacophore Thrombosis Research. 110: 23-31. PMID 12877905 DOI: 10.1016/S0049-3848(03)00110-5  0.48
2003 Ratz PH, Miner AS. Length-dependent regulation of basal myosin phosphorylation and force in detrusor smooth muscle. American Journal of Physiology. Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology. 284: R1063-70. PMID 12626367 DOI: 10.1152/ajpregu.00596.2002  0.48
2002 Ratz PH, Meehl JT, Eddinger TJ. RhoA kinase and protein kinase C participate in regulation of rabbit stomach fundus smooth muscle contraction. British Journal of Pharmacology. 137: 983-92. PMID 12429570 DOI: 10.1038/sj.bjp.0704952  0.48
2001 Jezior JR, Brady JD, Rosenstein DI, Mccammon KA, Miner AS, Ratz PH. Dependency of detrusor contractions on calcium sensitization and calcium entry through LOE-908-sensitive channels British Journal of Pharmacology. 134: 78-87. PMID 11522599  0.48
2001 Ratz PH. Regulation of ERK phosphorylation in differentiated arterial muscle of rabbits American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 281. PMID 11406475  0.48
2000 Zou H, Ratz PH, Hill MA. Temporal aspects of Ca2+ and myosin phosphorylation during myogenic and norepinephrine-induced arteriolar constriction Journal of Vascular Research. 37: 556-567. PMID 11146410 DOI: 10.1159/000054089  0.48
1999 Ratz PH. Dependence of Ca2+ sensitivity of arterial contractions on history of receptor activation American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 277. PMID 10564118  0.48
1999 Shenfeld OZ, McCammon KA, Blackmore PF, Ratz PH. Rapid effects of estrogen and progesterone on tone and spontaneous rhythmic contractions of the rabbit bladder Urological Research. 27: 386-392. PMID 10550529 DOI: 10.1007/s002400050168  0.48
1999 Ratz PH, Mccammon KA, Altstatt D, Blackmore PF, Shenfeld OZ, Schlossberg SM. Differential effects of sex hormones and phytoestrogens on peak and steady state contractions in isolated rabbit detrusor Journal of Urology. 162: 1821-1828. PMID 10524942 DOI: 10.1016/S0022-5347(05)68245-6  0.48
1998 Shenfeld OZ, Morgan CW, Ratz PH. Bethanechol activates a post-receptor negative feedback mechanism in rabbit urinary bladder smooth muscle Journal of Urology. 159: 252-257. PMID 9400490  0.48
1997 Eddinger TJ, Ratz PH. α-adrenoceptor activation induces rhythmic contractile activity in carotid arteries from young, not adult, rats Acta Physiologica Scandinavica. 159: 123-129. PMID 9055939  0.48
1996 Ratz PH, Salomonsky PM, Lattanzio FA. Memory of previous receptor activation induces a delay in Ca2+ mobilization and decreases the [Ca2+]i sensitivity of arterial contractions Journal of Vascular Research. 33: 489-498. PMID 8998198  0.48
1996 Zou H, Ratz PH, Hill MA. [ca2+], in arteriolar myogenic and agonist-induced tone Faseb Journal. 10.  0.48
1995 Ratz PH, Lattanzio FA, Salomonsky PM. Memory of arterial receptor activation involves reduced [Ca2+](i) and desensitization of cross bridges to [Ca2+](i) American Journal of Physiology - Cell Physiology. 269. PMID 8572169  0.48
1995 Galumbeck MA, Ratz PH. Functional integrity of vascular allografts after endothelial removal Journal of Vascular Research. 32: 120-128. PMID 7734658  0.48
1995 Ratz PH. Receptor activation induces short-term modulation of arterial contractions: Memory in vascular smooth muscle American Journal of Physiology - Cell Physiology. 269. PMID 7653524  0.48
1995 Zou H, Ratz PH, Hill MA. Role of myosin phosphorylation and [Ca2+](i) in myogenic reactivity and arteriolar tone American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 269. PMID 7503253  0.48
1993 Ratz PH. High α1-adrenoceptor occupancy decreases relaxing potency of nifedipine by increasing myosin light chain phosphorylation Circulation Research. 72: 1308-1316. PMID 8388324  0.48
1993 Ratz PH, West DB, Granger JP. Decreased potency of contraction to alpha-adrenoceptor stimulation in renal arteries from obese hypertensive dogs. The American Journal of Physiology. 265: R798-803. PMID 8238450  0.48
1993 Ratz PH, Callahan PE, Lattanzio FA. Ketamine relaxes rabbit femoral arteries by reducing [Ca2+]i and phospholipase C activity European Journal of Pharmacology. 236: 433-441. PMID 7689465 DOI: 10.1016/0014-2999(93)90482-W  0.48
1992 Ratz PH, Lattanzio FA. L-type Ca2+ channel desensitization by F- reduces PhE-induced increase in [Ca2+](i) but not stress American Journal of Physiology - Cell Physiology. 262. PMID 1372479  0.48
1990 Ratz PH. Effect of the kinase inhibitor, H-7, on stress, crossbridge phosphorylation, muscle shortening and inositol phosphate production in rabbit arteries Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. 252: 253-259. PMID 2299593  0.48
1990 Ratz PH, Blackmore PF. Differential activation of rabbit femoral arteries by aluminum fluoride and sodium fluoride Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. 254: 514-520. PMID 2166793  0.48
1989 Ratz PH, Hai CM, Murphy RA. Dependence of stress on cross-bridge phosphorylation in vascular smooth muscle. The American Journal of Physiology. 256: C96-100. PMID 2463763  0.48
1987 Murphy RA, Ratz PH, Hai CM. Determinants of the latch state in vascular smooth muscle. Progress in Clinical and Biological Research. 245: 411-3. PMID 3685019  0.48
1987 Ratz PH, Murphy RA. Contributions of intracellular and extracellular Ca2+ pools to activation of myosin phosphorylation and stress in swine carotid media. Circulation Research. 60: 410-21. PMID 3581449  0.48
1987 Ratz PH, Gleason MM, Flaim SF. Simultaneous measurement of force and calcium uptake during acetylcholine-induced endothelium-dependent relaxation of rabbit thoracic aorta Circulation Research. 60: 31-38. PMID 3568287  0.48
1986 Ratz PH, Peres AK, Flaim SF. Effects of acute myocardial infarction on the circulation of the conscious rat Journal of the Autonomic Nervous System. 16: 249-259. PMID 3745781 DOI: 10.1016/0165-1838(86)90032-9  0.48
1985 Gleason MM, Ratz PH, Flaim SF. Measurement of calcium influx in tethered rings of rabbit aorta under tension The American Journal of Physiology. 249. PMID 4037096  0.48
1985 Ratz PH, Flaim SF. Acetylcholine- and 5-hydroxytryptamine-stimulated contraction and calcium uptake in bovine coronary arteries: Evidence for two populations of receptor-operated calcium channels Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. 234: 641-647. PMID 2411912  0.48
1985 Flaim SF, Ratz PH, Swigart SC, Gleason MM. Bepridil hydrochloride alters potential-dependent and receptor-operated calcium channels in vascular smooth muscle of rabbit aorta Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. 234: 63-71. PMID 2409274  0.48
1984 Ratz PH, Flaim SF. Mechanism of 5-HT contraction in isolated bovine ventricular coronary arteries. Evidence for transient receptor-operated calcium influx channels Circulation Research. 54: 135-143. PMID 6319042  0.48
1984 Gleason MM, Ratz PH, Flaim SF. Simultaneous measurement of calcium and tension indicates that passive stretch does not affect calcium influx in rabbit aorta Federation Proceedings. 43.  0.48
1984 Flaim SF, Swigart SC, Gleason MM, Ratz PH. Calcium blocking activity of bepridil hydrochloride: Effects on both the receptor-operated and potential-dependent channels Federation Proceedings. 43.  0.48
1983 Ratz PH, Gleason MM, Swigart SC. Bepridil blocks high potassium-generated calcium influx and tension in isolated rabbit thoracic aorta Federation Proceedings. 42.  0.48
1982 Flaim SF, Irwin JM, Ratz PH, Swigart SC. Differential effects of calcium channel blocking agents on oxygen consumption rate in vascular smooth muscle The American Journal of Cardiology. 49: 511-518. PMID 6277177 DOI: 10.1016/S0002-9149(82)80004-0  0.48
1981 Ratz PH, Flaim SF. Serotonin-induced tension response in bovine coronary artery (BCA): Importance of intracellular calcium release Federation Proceedings. 40.  0.48
1980 Irwin JM, Ratz PH, Flaim SF. Effect of the calcium antagonist diltiazem to stimulate O2 consumption rate in vascular smooth muscle Clinical Research. 28.  0.48
1980 Irwin JM, Ratz PH, Flaim SF. Diltiazem: A calcium antagonist stimulates O2 consumption rate by increasing NA-K pump activity in vascular smooth muscle Circulation. 62.  0.48
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