Allergen challenge sensitizes TRPA1 in vagal sensory neurons and afferent C-fiber subtypes in guinea pig esophagus.

Liu Z, Hu Y, Yu X, Xi J, Fan X, Tse C-, Myers AC, Pasricha PJ, Li X, Yu S.

Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 2015;308(6):G482-8.


Increased acid responsiveness in vagal sensory neurons in a guinea pig model of eosinophilic esophagitis.

Hu Y, Liu Z, Yu X, Pasricha PJ, Undem BJ, Yu S.

Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 2014;307(2):G149-57.


Substance P is essential for maintaining gut muscle contractility: A novel role for coneurotransmission revealed by botulinum toxin.

Li C, Micci M-, Murthy KS, Pasricha PJ.

Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 2014;306(10):G839-48.


3-D imaging, illustration, and quantitation of enteric glial network in transparent human colon mucosa.

Liu YA, Chung YC, Pan ST, Shen MY, Hou YC, Peng SJ, Pasricha PJ, Tang SC.

Neurogastroenterol Motil 2013;25(5):e324-38.


Ex vivo neurogenesis within enteric ganglia occurs in a PTEN dependent manner.

Becker L, Peterson J, Kulkarni S, Pasricha PJ.

PLoS ONE 2013;8(3).


Anatomical and functional characterization of a duodeno-pancreatic neural reflex that can induce acute pancreatitis.

Li C, Zhu Y, Shenoy M, Pai R, Liu L, Pasricha PJ.

Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 2013;304(5):G490-500.


3-D illustration of network orientations of interstitial cells of cajal subgroups in human colon as revealed by deep-tissue imaging with optical clearing.

Liu YA, Chung YC, Pan ST, Hou YC, Peng SJ, Pasricha PJ, Tang SC.

Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 2012;302(10):G1099-1110.


Divergent fate and origin of neurosphere-like bodies from different layers of the gut.

Becker L, Kulkarni S, Tiwari G, Micci M-, Pasricha PJ.

Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 2012;302(9):G958-65.


Stem cell transplantation in neurodegenerative disorders of the gastrointestinal tract: Future or fiction?

Kulkarni S, Becker L, Pasricha PJ.

Gut 2012;61(4):613-21.


Optical clearing improves the imaging depth and signal-to-noise ratio for digital analysis and three-dimensional projection of the human enteric nervous system.

Liu Y-, Chen Y, Chiang A-, Peng S-, Pasricha PJ, Tang S-.

Neurogastroenterol Motil 2011;23(10):e446-57.


Gut-derived factors promote neurogenesis of CNS-neural stem cells and nudge their differentiation to an enteric-like neuronal phenotype.

Kulkarni S, Zou B, Hanson J, Micci M-, Tiwari G, Becker L, Kaiser M, Xie X, Pasricha PJ.

Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 2011;301(4):G644-55.


Substance P and calcitonin gene related peptide mediate pain in chronic pancreatitis and their expression is driven by nerve growth factor.

Liu L, Shenoy M, Pasricha PJ.

J Pancreas 2011;12(4):389-94.


Nerve growth factor modulates TRPV1 expression and function and mediates pain in chronic pancreatitis.

Zhu Y, Colak T, Shenoy M, Liu L, Pai R, Li C, Mehta K, Pasricha PJ.

Gastroenterology 2011;141(1):370-7.


Transient gastric irritation in the neonatal rats leads to changes in hypothalamic CRF expression, depression- and anxiety-like behavior as adults.

Liu L, Li Q, Sapolsky R, Liao M, Mehta K, Bhargava A, Pasricha PJ.

PLoS ONE 2011;6(5).


Brain-derived neurotrophic factor is upregulated in rats with chronic pancreatitis and mediates pain behavior.

Hughes MS, Shenoy M, Liu L, Colak T, Mehta K, Pasricha PJ.

Pancreas 2011;40(4):551-6.


The analgesic effects of the GABAB receptor agonist, baclofen, in a rodent model of functional dyspepsia.

Liu LS, Shenoy M, Pasricha PJ.

Neurogastroenterol Motil 2011;23(4):356.


A rat model of chronic gastric sensorimotor dysfunction resulting from transient neonatal gastric irritation.

Liu L, Winston JH, Shenoy MM, Song G, Chen JDZ, Pasricha PJ.

Gastroenterology 2008;134(7):2070-9.


For a complete list of our publications, please click here