William Sather, PhD
Associate Professor, Pharmacology

Department: Pharmacology


  • Sather WA, Dittmer PJ. Regulation of voltage-gated calcium channels by the ER calcium sensor STIM1. Curr Opin Neurobiol. 2019 Aug;57:186-191. PubMed PMID: 31260893
  • Dittmer PJ, Dell'Acqua ML, Sather WA. Synaptic crosstalk conferred by a zone of differentially regulated Ca(2 ) signaling in the dendritic shaft adjoining a potentiated spine. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2019 Jul 2;116(27):13611-13620. PubMed PMID: 31209051
  • Murphy JG, Crosby KC, Dittmer PJ, Sather WA, Dell'Acqua ML. AKAP79/150 recruits the transcription factor NFAT to regulate signaling to the nucleus by neuronal L-type Ca(2 ) channels. Mol Biol Cell. 2019 Jul 1;30(14):1743-1756. PubMed PMID: 31091162
  • Wild AR, Sinnen BL, Dittmer PJ, Kennedy MJ, Sather WA, Dell'Acqua ML. Synapse-to-Nucleus Communication through NFAT Is Mediated by L-type Ca(2 ) Channel Ca(2 ) Spike Propagation to the Soma. Cell Rep. 2019 Mar 26;26(13):3537-3550.e4. PubMed PMID: 30917310
  • Polster A, Dittmer PJ, Perni S, Bichraoui H, Sather WA, Beam KG. Stac Proteins Suppress Ca(2 )-Dependent Inactivation of Neuronal l-type Ca(2 ) Channels. J Neurosci. 2018 Oct 24;38(43):9215-9227. PubMed PMID: 30201773
  • Tabakoff B, Ren W, Vanderlinden L, Snell LD, Matheson CJ, Wang ZJ, Levinson R, Smothers CT, Woodward JJ, Honse Y, Lovinger D, Rush AM, Sather WA, Gustafson DL, Hoffman PL. A novel substituted aminoquinoline selectively targets voltage-sensitive sodium channel isoforms and NMDA receptor subtypes and alleviates chronic inflammatory and neuropathic pain. Eur J Pharmacol. 2016 Aug 5;784:1-14. PubMed PMID: 27158117
  • Murphy JG, Sanderson JL, Gorski JA, Scott JD, Catterall WA, Sather WA, Dell'Acqua ML. AKAP-anchored PKA maintains neuronal L-type calcium channel activity and NFAT transcriptional signaling. Cell Rep. 2014 Jun 12;7(5):1577-88. PubMed PMID: 24835999
  • Dittmer PJ, Dell'Acqua ML, Sather WA. Ca2 /calcineurin-dependent inactivation of neuronal L-type Ca2 channels requires priming by AKAP-anchored protein kinase A. Cell Rep. 2014 Jun 12;7(5):1410-6. PubMed PMID: 24835998
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