Marcelo Diaz Bustamante

Research Associate

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Elapidae Medicine & Life Sciences
Snake Venoms Medicine & Life Sciences
Triazoles Medicine & Life Sciences
hummingbirds Agriculture & Biology
cones (retina) Agriculture & Biology
GABA-A Receptors Medicine & Life Sciences
photoreceptors Agriculture & Biology
wavelengths Agriculture & Biology

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Research Output 2008 2018

A disease mutation reveals a role for NaV1.9 in acute itch

Salvatierra, J., Diaz Bustamante, M., Meixiong, J., Tierney, E., Dong, X. & Bosmans, F., Dec 3 2018, In : Journal of Clinical Investigation. 128, 12, p. 5434-5447 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

NAV1.9 Voltage-Gated Sodium Channel
Spinal Ganglia
Pain Perception

MmTX1 and MmTX2 from coral snake venom potently modulate receptor activity modulate GABAa receptor activity

Rosso, J. P., Schwarz, J. R., Diaz Bustamante, M., Céard, B., Gutiérrez, J. M., Kneussel, M., Pongs, O., Bosmans, F. & Bougis, P. E., Feb 24 2015, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 112, 8, p. E891-E900

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Snake Venoms
GABA-A Receptors
Synaptic Transmission

Nav1.1 modulation by a novel triazole compound attenuates epileptic seizures in rodents

Gilchrist, J., Dutton, S., Diaz Bustamante, M., McPherson, A., Olivares, N., Kalia, J., Escayg, A. & Bosmans, F., May 16 2014, In : ACS Chemical Biology. 9, 5, p. 1204-1212 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Spectral sensitivities of photoreceptors and their role in colour discrimination in the green-backed firecrown hummingbird (Sephanoides sephaniodes)

Herrera, G., Zagal, J. C., Diaz Bustamante, M., Fernández, M. J., Vielma, A., Cure, M., Martinez, J., Bozinovic, F. & Palacios, A. G., Sep 1 2008, In : Journal of Comparative Physiology A: Neuroethology, Sensory, Neural, and Behavioral Physiology. 194, 9, p. 785-794 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cones (retina)