King-Wai Yau

Professor

1976 …2019
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Retinal Rod Photoreceptor Cells Medicine & Life Sciences
Light Medicine & Life Sciences
Rod Cell Outer Segment Medicine & Life Sciences
Vertebrate Photoreceptor Cells Medicine & Life Sciences
Light Signal Transduction Medicine & Life Sciences
Cyclic Nucleotide-Gated Cation Channels Medicine & Life Sciences
Olfactory Receptor Neurons Medicine & Life Sciences
Retina Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1976 2019

Elementary response triggered by transducin in retinal rods

Yue, W. W. S., Silverman, D., Ren, X., Frederiksen, R., Sakai, K., Yamashita, T., Shichida, Y., Cornwall, M. C., Chen, J. & Yau, K-W., Jan 1 2019, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 116, 11, p. 5144-5153 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transducin
Retinal Rod Photoreceptor Cells
Rhodopsin
G-Protein-Coupled Receptors
Physiological Phenomena

Signal amplification at the rhodopsin-to-transducin·phosphodiesterase step in rod phototransduction

Yau, K-W., Yue, W. W. S. & Silverman, D., Apr 30 2019, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 116, 18, p. 8655-8656 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Ca2+-activated Cl current predominates in threshold response of mouse olfactory receptor neurons

Li, R. C., Lin, C. C., Ren, X., Wu, J. S., Molday, L. L., Molday, R. S. & Yau, K. W., May 22 2018, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 115, 21, p. 5570-5575 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Olfactory Receptor Neurons
Cyclic Nucleotide-Gated Cation Channels
Olfactory Bulb
Cyclic Nucleotides
Suction

Cyclic-Nucleotide- and HCN-Channel-Mediated Phototransduction in Intrinsically Photosensitive Retinal Ganglion Cells

Jiang, Z., Yue, W. W. S., Chen, L., Sheng, Y. & Yau, K-W., Oct 18 2018, In : Cell. 175, 3, p. 652-664 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Light Signal Transduction
Retinal Ganglion Cells
Cyclic Nucleotides
Mammals
Type C Phospholipases

Spontaneous activation of visual pigments in relation to openness/closedness of chromophore-binding pocket

Yue, W. W. S., Frederiksen, R., Ren, X., Luo, D. G., Yamashita, T., Shichida, Y., Carter Cornwall, M. & Yau, K-W., Feb 10 2017, In : eLife. 6, e18492.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Retinal Pigments
Rhodopsin
Chromophores
Pigments
Noise