Selected Publications

Howell, R.D, and Pugh, J.R. (2016) Biphasic modulation of parallel fiber synaptic transmission by co-activation of presynaptic GABBAA and GABAB receptors in mice. J Physiol. 594(13):3651-3666.

Pugh, J.R., and Jahr, C.E. (2013) Activation of axonal receptors by GABA spillover increases somatic firing. J Neurosci. 33(43):16924-16929.

Pugh, J.R., and Jahr, C.E. (2011) Axonal GABAA receptors increase cerebellar granule cell excitability and synaptic activity. J Neurosci. 31: 565 - 574

Pugh, J.R., and Jahr, C.E. (2011) NMDA receptor agonists fail to alter release from cerebellar basket cells. J Neurosci. 31(46): 16550-55.

Pugh, J.R. and Raman, I.M. (2009) Nothing can be coincidence: synaptic inhibition and plasticity in the cerebellar nuclei. Trends Neurosci. 32:170-177.

Bender, V.A., Pugh, J.R., Jahr, C.E. (2009) Presynaptically expressed long-term potentiation increases multivesicular release at parallel fiber synapses. J Neurosci. 29:10974-10978.

Pugh, J.R. and Raman, I.M. (2008) Mechanisms of potentiation of mossy fiber EPSCs in the cerebellar nuclei by coincident synaptic excitation and inhibition. J Neurosci. 28:10549-10560.

Pugh, J.R. and Raman, I.M. (2006) Potentiation of Mossy Fiber EPSCs in the Cerebellar Nuclei by NMDA Receptor Activation followed by Postinhibitory Rebound Current. Neuron. 51:113-123.

Pugh, J.R. and Raman, I.M. (2005) GABAA receptor kinetics in the cerebellar nuclei: Evidence for detection of transmitter from distant release sites. Biophysical Journal. 88(3):1740-54.

Helfand B.T., Mendez M.G., Pugh J., Delsert C., Goldman R.D. (2003) A role for intermediate filaments in determining and maintaining the shape of nerve cells. Mol Biol Cell. 14(12):5069-81.