His scientific interests lie mostly in Neuroscience, Excitatory postsynaptic potential, Postsynaptic potential, Neurotransmission and Cell biology. His Neuroscience research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Synaptic plasticity, Receptor and GABAB receptor. Rafael Luján combines subjects such as gamma-Aminobutyric acid and G protein-coupled inwardly-rectifying potassium channel with his study of GABAB receptor.
He focuses mostly in the field of Postsynaptic potential, narrowing it down to topics relating to Inhibitory postsynaptic potential and, in certain cases, Cell signaling and Neurotransmitter. Rafael Luján has included themes like AMPA receptor, Long-term depression, Glutamatergic and Metabotropic receptor in his Neurotransmission study. His Cell biology research includes elements of Endocytic cycle, Bulk endocytosis, Endocytosis, Clathrin and Adenosine A2A receptor.
His main research concerns Neuroscience, Cell biology, Neurotransmission, Postsynaptic potential and Dendritic spine. His research in Neuroscience intersects with topics in Synaptic plasticity, Glutamatergic and G protein-coupled inwardly-rectifying potassium channel. The Cell biology study combines topics in areas such as Cerebellum, Glutamate receptor, Receptor, Hippocampal formation and GABAB receptor.
His studies deal with areas such as Long-term potentiation, Endocrinology and Neurotransmitter as well as Neurotransmission. His study in Postsynaptic potential is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Neocortex, Synapse and Neuron. His research in Dendritic spine tackles topics such as Immunoelectron microscopy which are related to areas like Dentate gyrus.
Rafael Luján mainly investigates Neuroscience, Cell biology, Dendritic spine, Hippocampal formation and Neurotransmission. The concepts of his Neuroscience study are interwoven with issues in Glutamate receptor, Glutamatergic and Synaptic plasticity. His Cell biology research includes themes of Receptor, Immunoelectron microscopy and GABAB receptor.
His GABAB receptor study combines topics in areas such as Inhibitory postsynaptic potential, G protein-coupled receptor and Subcellular localization. The various areas that Rafael Luján examines in his Dendritic spine study include Cerebellum, Postsynaptic potential and Potassium channel. He works mostly in the field of Cerebellum, limiting it down to concerns involving Neuron and, occasionally, Cytoplasm.
His primary areas of study are Neuroscience, Dopamine, Cell biology, G protein-coupled inwardly-rectifying potassium channel and Hippocampus. His Neuroscience research incorporates elements of Long-term potentiation and Metabotropic receptor. His work deals with themes such as Glutamatergic and Neurotransmission, which intersect with Dopamine.
His Cell biology research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Receptor and Cell type. His G protein-coupled inwardly-rectifying potassium channel course of study focuses on Function and Subcellular localization, GABAB receptor and Potassium channel. Rafael Luján has included themes like Dyskinesia, Postsynaptic potential and Excitatory postsynaptic potential in his Dendritic spine study.
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Salient features of synaptic organisation in the cerebral cortex
Peter Somogyi;Gábor Tamás;Rafael Lujan;Eberhard H. Buhl.
Brain Research Reviews (1998)
Perisynaptic Location of Metabotropic Glutamate Receptors mGluR1 and mGluR5 on Dendrites and Dendritic Spines in the Rat Hippocampus
R. Lujan;Z. Nusser;J. D. B. Roberts;R. Shigemoto;R. Shigemoto.
European Journal of Neuroscience (1996)
Cell Type and Pathway Dependence of Synaptic AMPA Receptor Number and Variability in the Hippocampus
Zoltan Nusser;Rafael Lujan;Gregor Laube;J.David B Roberts.
Target-cell-specific facilitation and depression in neocortical circuits.
Alex Reyes;Rafael Lujan;Rafael Lujan;Andrej Rozov;Nail Burnashev.
Nature Neuroscience (1998)
Presynaptic Control of Striatal Glutamatergic Neurotransmission by Adenosine A1–A2A Receptor Heteromers
Francisco Ciruela;Vicent Casadó;Ricardo J. Rodrigues;Rafael Luján.
The Journal of Neuroscience (2006)
Differential plasma membrane distribution of metabotropic glutamate receptors mGluR1α, mGluR2 and mGluR5, relative to neurotransmitter release sites
Rafael Luján;J.David B Roberts;Ryuichi Shigemoto;Hitoshi Ohishi.
Journal of Chemical Neuroanatomy (1997)
Glutamate and GABA receptor signalling in the developing brain.
R. Luján;R. Shigemoto;G. López-Bendito.
The Increased Trafficking of the Calcium Channel Subunit α2δ-1 to Presynaptic Terminals in Neuropathic Pain Is Inhibited by the α2δ Ligand Pregabalin
Claudia S. Bauer;Manuela Nieto-Rostro;Wahida Rahman;Alexandra Tran-Van-Minh.
The Journal of Neuroscience (2009)
Control of cortical GABA circuitry development by Nrg1 and ErbB4 signalling
Pietro Fazzari;Ana V. Paternain;Manuel Valiente;Ramón Pla.
Differential Compartmentalization and Distinct Functions of GABAB Receptor Variants
Réjan Vigot;Samuel Barbieri;Hans Bräuner-Osborne;Rostislav Turecek;Rostislav Turecek.
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