• 1741 Citations
  • 28 h-Index
1990 …2021

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Research Output

  • 1741 Citations
  • 28 h-Index
  • 56 Article
  • 7 Review article
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Short survey
2020

Inhibitor of myogenic differentiation family isoform a, a new positive regulator of fibronectin production by glomerular mesangial cells

Shotorbani, P. Y., Chaudhari, S., Tao, Y., Tsiokas, L. & Ma, R., 1 Mar 2020, In : American journal of physiology. Renal physiology. 318, 3, p. F673-F682

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019

Comparison of diabetic nephropathy between male and female eNOS-/- db/db mice

Ma, Y., Li, W., Shotorbani, P. Y., Dubansky, B. H., Huang, L., Chaudhari, S., Wu, P., Wang, L. A., Ryou, M. G., Zhou, Z. & Ma, R., May 2019, In : American Journal of Physiology - Renal Physiology. 316, 5, p. F889-F897

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor pathway inhibits extracellular matrix production by mesangial cells through store-operated Ca2+ channel

Huang, L., Ma, R., Lin, T., Chaudhari, S., Shotorbani, P. Y., Yang, L. & Wu, P., 1 Oct 2019, In : Experimental Biology and Medicine. 244, 14, p. 1193-1201 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Scopus citations
2018

Short-term high-glucose treatment decreased abundance of Orai1 protein through posttranslational mechanisms in rat Mesangial cells

Jiang, H., Zou, S., Chaudhari, S. & Ma, R., 1 Jan 2018, In : American Journal of Physiology - Renal Physiology. 314, 5, p. F855-F863

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2017

Effects of Shu Gan Jian Pi formula on rats with carbon tetrachloride-induced Liver fibrosis using serum metabonomics based on gas chromatography-time of flight mass spectrometry

Jiang, H., Qin, X. J., Li, W. P., Ma, R., Wang, T. & Li, Z. Q., Oct 2017, In : Molecular Medicine Reports. 16, 4, p. 3901-3909 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Increased glomerular filtration rate and impaired contractile function of mesangial cells in TRPC6 knockout mice

Li, W., Ding, Y., Smedley, C., Wang, Y., Chaudhari, S., Birnbaumer, L. & Ma, R., 1 Dec 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 1, 4145.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Negative regulation of smad1 pathway and collagen IV expression by store-operated Ca2+ entry in glomerular mesangial cells

Wu, P., Ren, Y., Ma, Y., Wang, Y., Jiang, H., Chaudhari, S., Davis, M. E., Zuckerman, J. E. & Ma, R., 4 Jun 2017, In : American Journal of Physiology - Renal Physiology. 312, 6, p. F1090-F1100

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Reconstruction and analysis of the lncRNA-miRNA-mRNA network based on competitive endogenous RNA reveal functional lncRNAs in rheumatoid arthritis

Jiang, H., Ma, R., Zou, S., Wang, Y., Li, Z. & Li, W., 1 Jan 2017, In : Molecular BioSystems. 13, 6, p. 1182-1192 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Scopus citations

Store-operated calcium entry suppressed the TGF-β1/Smad3 signaling pathway in glomerular mesangial cells

Chaudhari, S., Li, W., Wang, Y., Jiang, H., Ma, Y., Davis, M. E., Zuckerman, J. E. & Ma, R., 11 Sep 2017, In : American Journal of Physiology - Renal Physiology. 313, 3, p. F729-F739

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2016

Canonical Transient Receptor Potential 6 Channel: A New Target of Reactive Oxygen Species in Renal Physiology and Pathology

Ma, R., Chaudhari, S. & Li, W., 1 Nov 2016, In : Antioxidants and Redox Signaling. 25, 13, p. 732-748 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

20 Scopus citations

Danshensu protects against ischemia/reperfusion injury and inhibits the apoptosis of H9c2 cells by reducing the calcium overload through the p-JNK-NF-κB-TRPC6 pathway

Meng, Y., Li, W. Z., Shi, Y. W., Zhou, B. F., Ma, R. & Li, W. P., Jan 2016, In : International journal of molecular medicine. 37, 1, p. 258-266 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

LncRNAs expression in adjuvant-induced arthritis rats reveals the potential role of LncRNAs contributing to rheumatoid arthritis pathogenesis

Jiang, H., Qin, X. J., Li, W. P., Ma, R., Wang, T. & Li, Z. Q., 15 Nov 2016, In : Gene. 593, 1, p. 131-142 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Store-operated calcium entry and diabetic complications

Chaudhari, S. & Ma, R., 1 Feb 2016, In : Experimental Biology and Medicine. 241, 4, p. 343-352 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

13 Scopus citations
2015
5 Scopus citations

SiRNA delivery to the glomerular mesangium using polycationic cyclodextrin nanoparticles containing siRNA

Zuckerman, J. E., Gale, A., Wu, P., Ma, R. & Davis, M. E., 1 Apr 2015, In : Nucleic Acid Therapeutics. 25, 2, p. 53-64 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Store-operated Ca2+ channels in mesangial cells inhibit matrix protein expression

Wu, P., Wang, Y., Davis, M. E., Zuckerman, J. E., Chaudhari, S., Begg, M. & Ma, R., Nov 2015, In : Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. 26, 11, p. 2691-2702 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations
2014

Angiotensin II has acute effects on TRPC6 channels in podocytes of freshly isolated glomeruli

Ilatovskaya, D. V., Palygin, O., Chubinskiy-Nadezhdin, V., Negulyaev, Y. A., Ma, R., Birnbaumer, L. & Staruschenko, A., Sep 2014, In : Kidney International. 86, 3, p. 506-514 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations

Astragaloside IV prevents damage to human mesangial cells through the inhibition of the NADPH oxidase/ROS/Akt/NF-κB pathway under high glucose conditions

Sun, L. I., Li, W., Li, W., Xiong, L. I., Li, G. & Ma, R., Jul 2014, In : International journal of molecular medicine. 34, 1, p. 167-176 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations

High glucose and diabetes enhanced store-operated Ca2+ entry and increased expression of its signaling proteins in mesangial cells

Chaudhari, S., Wu, P., Wang, Y., Ding, Y., Yuan, J., Begg, M. & Ma, R., 1 May 2014, In : American Journal of Physiology - Renal Physiology. 306, 9, p. F1069-F1080

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Molecular determinants mediating gating of transient receptor potential canonical (TRPC) channels by stromal interaction molecule 1 (STIM1)

Lee, K. P., Choi, S., Hong, J. H., Ahuja, M., Graham, S., Ma, R., So, I., Shin, D. M., Muallem, S. & Yuan, J. P., 7 Mar 2014, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 289, 10, p. 6372-6382 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

58 Scopus citations
2013

Attenuated mesangial cell proliferation related to store-operated Ca 2+ entry in aged rat: The role of STIM 1 and Orai 1

Shen, B., Zhu, J., Zhang, J., Jiang, F., Wang, Z., Zhang, Y., Li, J., Huang, D., Ke, D., Ma, R. & Du, J., 1 Dec 2013, In : Age. 35, 6, p. 2193-2202 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations
31 Scopus citations

The synthetic triterpenoid, RTA 405, increases the glomerular filtration rate and reduces angiotensin II-induced contraction of glomerular mesangial cells

Ding, Y., Stidham, R. D., Bumeister, R., Trevino, I., Winters, A., Sprouse, M., Ding, M., Ferguson, D. A., Meyer, C. J., Christian Wigley, W. & Ma, R., May 2013, In : Kidney International. 83, 5, p. 845-854 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations
2012

Canonical transient receptor potential channels in diabetes

Graham, S., Yuan, J. P. & Ma, R., 1 Feb 2012, In : Experimental Biology and Medicine. 237, 2, p. 111-118 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

14 Scopus citations

Renal protection of in vivo administration of tempol in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats

Luan, J., Li, W., Han, J., Zhang, W., Gong, H. & Ma, R., 4 Jul 2012, In : Journal of Pharmacological Sciences. 119, 2, p. 167-176 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Transient Focal Cerebral Ischemia Induces Long-term Cerebral Vasculature Dysfunction in a Rodent Experimental Stroke Model

Winters, A., Taylor, J. C., Ren, M., Ma, R., Liu, R. & Yang, S. H., 1 Jun 2012, In : Translational Stroke Research. 3, 2, p. 279-285 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations
2011

Abundance of TRPC6 protein in glomerular mesangial cells is decreased by ROS and PKC in diabetes

Graham, S., Gorin, Y., Abboud, H. E., Ding, M., Lee, D. Y., Shi, H., Ding, Y. & Ma, R., 1 Aug 2011, In : American Journal of Physiology - Cell Physiology. 301, 2, p. C304-C315

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

52 Scopus citations

Reactive oxygen species-mediated TRPC6 protein activation in vascular myocytes, a mechanism for vasoconstrictor-regulated vascular tone

Ding, Y., Winters, A., Ding, M., Graham, S., Akopova, I., Muallem, S., Wang, Y., Hong, J. H., Gryczynski, Z., Yang, S. H., Birnbaumer, L. & Ma, R., 9 Sep 2011, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 286, 36, p. 31799-31809 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

56 Scopus citations
2010

Canonical Transient Receptor Potential 6 (TRPC6), a redox-regulated cation channel

Graham, S., Ding, M., Ding, Y., Sours-Brothers, S., Luchowski, R., Gryczynski, Z., Yorio, T., Ma, H. & Ma, R., 23 Jul 2010, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 285, 30, p. 23466-23476 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

58 Scopus citations
2009

Ca2+-sensitive transcriptional regulation: Direct DNA interaction by DREAM

Sours-Brothers, S., Ma, R. & Koulen, P., 1 Jan 2009, In : Frontiers in Bioscience. 14, 5, p. 1851-1856 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

7 Scopus citations

Canonical Transient Receptor Potential (TRPC) channels in renal microcirculation

Sours-Brothers, S. & Ma, R., 1 Apr 2009, Microcirculation: Function, Malfunction and Measurement. Nova Science Publishers, Inc., p. 25-38 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Scopus citations

Interaction between TRPC1/TRPC4 assembly and STIM1 contributes to store-operated Ca2+ entry in mesangial cells

Sours-Brothers, S., Ding, M., Graham, S. & Ma, R., 1 Jun 2009, In : Experimental Biology and Medicine. 234, 6, p. 673-682 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Scopus citations

Protective effect of resveratrol against kainate-induced temporal lobe epilepsy in rats

Wu, Z., Xu, Q., Zhang, L., Kong, D., Ma, R. & Wang, L., 1 Aug 2009, In : Neurochemical Research. 34, 8, p. 1393-1400 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

102 Scopus citations
2008

Mediation of angiotensin II-induced Ca2+ signaling by polycystin 2 in glomerular mesangial cells

Du, J., Ding, M., Sours-Brothers, S., Graham, S. & Ma, R., 1 Apr 2008, In : American Journal of Physiology - Renal Physiology. 294, 4, p. F909-F918

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations
2007

Canonical transient receptor potential 1 channel is involved in contractile function of glomerular mesangial cells

Du, J., Sours-Brothers, S., Coleman, R., Ding, M., Graham, S., Kong, D. H. & Ma, R., 1 May 2007, In : Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. 18, 5, p. 1437-1445 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

53 Scopus citations

Downregulation of TRPC6 protein expression by high glucose, a possible mechanism for the impaired Ca2+ signaling in glomerular mesangial cells in diabetes

Graham, S., Ding, M., Sours-Brothers, S., Yorio, T., Ma, J. X. & Ma, R., 1 Oct 2007, In : American Journal of Physiology - Renal Physiology. 293, 4, p. F1381-F1390

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

65 Scopus citations
2006

[Capacitative Ca2+ entry is involved in ACh-induced distal colon smooth muscle contraction in rats].

Kong, D. H., Zhou, H., Song, J., Ke, D. P., Hu, J. L., Li, Z. W. & Ma, R., 1 Jan 2006, In : Sheng li xue bao : [Acta physiologica Sinica]. 58, 2, p. 149-156 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

[Store-operated Ca2+ channels in rat colonic smooth muscle cells].

Zhou, H., Kong, D. H., Ma, R., Ke, D. P., Hu, J. L. & Song, J., 1 Jan 2006, In : Zhongguo ying yong sheng li xue za zhi = Zhongguo yingyong shenglixue zazhi = Chinese journal of applied physiology. 22, 2, p. 220-224 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Expression of canonical transient receptor potential (TRPC) proteins in human glomerular mesangial cells

Sours, S., Du, J., Chu, S., Ding, M., Zhou, X. J. & Ma, R., 1 Jun 2006, In : American Journal of Physiology - Renal Physiology. 290, 6, p. F1507-F1515

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

61 Scopus citations

Store-operated Ca2+ channel in renal microcirculation and glomeruli

Ma, R., Du, J., Sours, S. & Ding, M., 1 Jan 2006, In : Experimental Biology and Medicine. 231, 2, p. 145-153 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

16 Scopus citations
2005

Interaction of central Ang II and NO on the cardiac sympathetic afferent reflex in dogs

Ma, R., Zhu, G. Q. & Wang, W., 31 Mar 2005, In : Autonomic Neuroscience: Basic and Clinical. 118, 1-2, p. 51-60 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Ion channels in mesangial cells: Function, malfunction, or fiction

Ma, R., Pluznick, J. L. & Sansom, S. C., Apr 2005, In : Physiology. 20, 2, p. 102-111 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

31 Scopus citations

PKD2 functions as an epidermal growth factor-activated plasma membrane channel

Ma, R., Li, W. P., Rundle, D., Kong, J., Akbarali, H. I. & Tsiokas, L., 1 Sep 2005, In : Molecular and Cellular Biology. 25, 18, p. 8285-8298 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

123 Scopus citations

Store-operated channels on smooth muscle cells

Zhou, H., Song, J., Hu, J. L., Ma, R. & Kong, D., 1 Oct 2005, In : Sheng li ke xue jin zhan [Progress in physiology].. 36, 4, p. 369-371 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

1 Scopus citations
2004

Epidermal Growth Factor Activates Store-operated Ca2+ Channels through an Inositol 1,4,5-Trisphosphate-independent Pathway in Human Glomerular Mesangial Cells

Li, W. P., Tsiokas, L., Sansom, S. C. & Ma, R., 6 Feb 2004, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 279, 6, p. 4570-4577 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations
2003

Inhibitor of Myogenic Family, a Novel Suppressor of Store-operated Currents through an Interaction with TRPC1

Ma, R., Rundle, D., Jacks, J., Koch, M., Downs, T. & Tsiokas, L., 26 Dec 2003, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 278, 52, p. 52763-52772 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Scopus citations

Role of hβ1 in activation of human mesangial BK channels by cGMP kinase

Kudlacek, P. E., Pluznick, J. L., Ma, R., Padanilam, B. & Sansom, S. C., 1 Aug 2003, In : American Journal of Physiology - Renal Physiology. 285, 2 54-2, p. F289-F294

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations
2002

Protein kinase Cα participates in activation of store-operated Ca2+ channels in human glomerular mesangial cells

Ma, R., Kudlacek, P. E. & Sansom, S. C., 1 Nov 2002, In : American Journal of Physiology - Cell Physiology. 283, 5 52-5, p. C1390-C1398

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Scopus citations
2001

Epidermal growth factor activates store-operated calcium channels in human glomerular mesangial cells

Ma, R. & Sansom, S. C., 30 Jan 2001, In : Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. 12, 1, p. 47-53 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations

Protein Kinase C Activates Store-operated Ca2+ Channels in Human Glomerular Mesangial Cells

Ma, R., Pluznick, J., Kudlacek, P. & Sansom, S. C., 13 Jul 2001, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 276, 28, p. 25759-25765 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Scopus citations