Publications
updated: Thursday, November 16, 2006

Straub, S.G., Mulvaney-Musa, J., Yajima, H., Weiland, G.A., and Sharp, G.W.G. (2003) Stimulation of insulin secretion by denatorium, one of the most bitter-tasting substances known. Diabetes 52: 356-364.

Francis, M.M., Cheng, E.Y., Weiland, G.A., and Oswald, R.E. (2001) Specific activation of the alpha7 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor by a quaternary analog of cocaine. Molec. Pharmacol. 60: 71-79.

Stafford, G.A., Oswald, R.E., Figl, A., Cohen, B.N., and Weiland, G.A. (1998) Two domains of the beta subunit of neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptors contribute to the affinity of substance P. J. Pharmacol. Exp. Therap. 286: 619-626.

Stafford, G.A., R.E. Oswald, A. Figl, B.N. Cohen, and G.A. Weiland. (1998) Two domains of the beta subunit of neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptors contribute to the affinity of substance P. J. Pharmacol. Exp. Therap.286: 619-628.

Stafford, G., Oswald, R.E., and Weiland, G.A. (1994) The beta subunit of neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptors is a determinant of the affinity for substance P inhibition. Molec. Pharmacol. 45: 758-762.

Min, C.K., Owens, J., and Weiland, G.A. (1994) Characterization of the binding of [3H]substance P to the nicotinic acetylcholine receptor of Torpedo electroplaque. Molec. Pharmacol. 45: 221-227.

Min, C.K., and Weiland, G.A. (1993) Effects of substance P on the binding of agonists to the nicotinic acetylcholine receptor of Torpedo electroplaque. J. Neurochem. 60: 2238-2246.

Min, C.K., and Weiland, G.A. (1992) Substance P inhibits carbamylcholine-stimulated 22Na+ efflux from acetylcholine receptor-enriched Torpedo electroplaque membrane vesicles. Brain Res. 586: 348-351.

Dong, K., Scott, J., and Weiland, G.A. (1993) [3H]Batrachotoxinin A-20-a-benzoate binding in synaptosomes from susceptible and kdr-type resistant German cockroaches. Pest. Biochem. Physiol. 46: 141-148.

Yaney, G.C., Stafford, G.A., Henstenburg, J.D., Sharp, G.W.G., and Weiland, G.A. (1991) Binding of the dihydropyridine calcium channel blocker (+)-[3H]isopropyl-4-(2,1,3-benzoxadialzol-4-yl)-1,4-dihydro-5-methoxy-carbonyl-2,6-dimethyl-3-pyridinecarboxylate (PN200-110) to RINm5F membranes and cells: Characterization and functional significance. J. Pharmacol. Exp. Therap. 258: 652-662.

Homaidan, F.R., Donowitz, M., Weiland, G.A. and Sharp, G.W.G. (1989) Two calcium channels in basolateral membranes of rabbit ileal epithelial cells. Amer. J. Physiol. 257: G86-G93.

Simasko, S.M., Weiland, G.A., and Oswald, R.E. (1988) Nitrendipine resistant Ca++ currents and voltage-dependent inhibition of nitrendipine-sensitive Ca++ currents in GH3 cells. Amer. J. Physiol. 254: E328-E336.

Horne, W.A., Abdel-Ghany, M., Racker, E., Weiland, G.A., Oswald, R.E. and Cerione, R.A. (1988) Functional reconstitution of skeletal muscle calcium channels: Separation of regulatory and channel components. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 85: 3718-3722.

Homaidan, F.R., Donowitz, M., Wicks, J., Cusolito, S., El Sabban, M.E., Weiland, G.A., and Sharp, G.W.G. (1988) Ca2+ channel blockers interact with a2-adrenergic receptors in rabbit ileum. Amer. J. Physiol. 254: G586-G594.

Weiland, G.A., Durkin, J., Henley, J.M., and Simasko, S.M. (1987) Effects of substance P on the binding of ligands to nicotinic acetylcholine receptors. Molec. Pharmacol. 32: 625-632.

Simasko, S.M., Durkin, J., and Weiland, G.A. (1987) Effects of substance P on nicotinic acetylcholine receptor function in PC12 cells. J. Neurochem. 49: 253-260.

Simasko, S.M., and Weiland, G.A. (1987) Effects of substance P on the binding of ligands to nicotinic acetylcholine receptors on Torpedo electroplaque membranes. Substance P and Neurokinins, a satellite symposium of the XXXth International Congress of Physiological Sciences.

Horne, W.H., Weiland, G.A., Oswald, R.E., and Cerione, R.A. (1986) Rapid incorporation of the solubilized dihydropyridine receptor into phospholipid vesicles. Biochim. Biophys. Acta. 863: 205-212.

Simasko, S.M., Soares, J., and Weiland, G.A. (1986) Two components of carbamylcholine- induced loss of nicotinic acetylcholine receptor function in the neuronal cell line PC12. Molec. Pharmacol. 30: 6-12.

Horne, W.A., Weiland, G.A., and Oswald, R.E. (1986) Solubilization and hydrodynamic characterization of the dihydropyridine receptor from rat ventricular muscle. J. Biol. Chem. 261: 3588-3594.

Simasko, S.M., Soares, J., and Weiland, G.A. (1985) Structure-activity relationship for substance P inhibition of carbamylcholine-stimulated 22Na+ flux in neuronal (PC12) and non-neuronal (BC3H1) cell lines. J. Pharmacol. Exp. Therap. 235: 601-605.

Weiland, G.A., and Oswald, R.E. (1985) The mechanism of binding of dihydropyridine calcium channel blockers to rat brain membranes. J. Biol. Chem. 260: 8456-8464.

Simasko, S.M., and Weiland, G.A. (1984) Regulation of dopamine receptors by neurotensin, substance P, and TRH in rat brain. Eur. J. Pharmacol. 106: 653-656.

McOsker, C.C, Weiland, G.A., and Zilversmit, D.B. (1983) Inhibition of hormone-stimulated adenylate cyclase activity after altering turkey erythrocyte phospholipid composition with a nonspecific lipid transfer protein. Phosphatidylinositol uncouples catecholamine binding from adenylate cyclase activation. J. Biol. Chem. 258: 13017-13026.

Heidenreich, K.A., Weiland, G.A., and Molinoff, P.B. (1982) Effects of magnesium and N-ethylmaleimide on the binding of 3H-hydroxybenzylisoproterenol to beta-adrenergic receptors. J. Biol. Chem. 257: 804-810.

Molinoff, P.B., Wolfe, B.B., and Weiland, G.A. (1981) Quantitative analysis of drug-receptor interactions: II. Quantitation of receptor subtypes. Life Sci. 29: 427-442.

Weiland, G.A., and Molinoff, P.B. (1981) Quantitative analysis of drug-receptor interactions: I. Determination of kinetic and equilibrium properties. Life Sci. 29: 313-330.

Molinoff, P.B., Weiland, G.A., Heidenreich, K.A., Pittman, R.N., and Minneman, K.P. (1981) Interactions of agonists and antagonists with beta-adrenergic receptors. Adv. Cyclic Nucleotide Res. 14: 51-67.

Weiland, G.A., Minneman, K.P., and Molinoff, P.B. (1980) Thermodynamics of agonist and antagonist interactions with mammalian beta-adrenergic receptors. Molec. Pharmacol. 18: 341-347.

Heidenreich, K.A., Weiland, G.A., and Molinoff, P.B. (1980) Characterization of radiolabeled agonist binding to b-adrenergic receptors in mammalian tissues. J. Cyclic Nucleotide Res. 6: 217-230.

Minneman, K.P., Weiland, G.A., and Molinoff, P.B. (1980) A comparison of the b-adrenergic receptor of the turkey erythrocyte with mammalian beta1 and beta2 receptors. Molec. Pharmacol. 17: 1-7.

Taylor, P., Weiland, G., Sine, S., Chignell, C.F., and Brown, R.D. (1980) Cholinergic receptor state transitions and local anesthetic action. Molecular Mechanisms of Anesthesia (Progress in Anesthesia, Vol. 2, ed. B.R. Fink), Raven Press, New York, pp. 175-188.

Weiland, G.A., Minneman, K.P., and Molinoff, P.B. (1979) Fundamental difference between the molecular interactions of agonists and antagonists with the beta-adrenergic receptor. Nature 281: 114-117.

Weiland, G., Frisman, D., and Taylor, P. (1979) Affinity labeling of the subunits of the membrane associated cholinergic receptor. Molec. Pharmacol. 15: 213-226.

Weiland, G., and Taylor, P. (1979) Ligand specificity of state transitions in the cholinergic receptor: behavior of agonists and antagonists. Molec. Pharmacol. 15: 197-212.

Weiland, G.A. (1978) Ligand-induced state transitions of the membrane-associated acetylcholine receptor. Ph.D. thesis. University of California, San Diego.

Weiland, G., Georgia, B., Lappi, S., Chignell, C.F., and Taylor, P. (1976) Kinetics of agonist-mediated transitions in state of the cholinergic receptor. J. Biol. Chem. 252: 7648-7657.

Weiland, G., Georgia, B., Wee, V., Chignell, C.F., and Taylor, P. (1976) Ligand interactions with cholinergic receptor-enriched membranes from Torpedo: influence of agonist exposure on receptor properties. Molec. Pharmacol. 12: 1091-1105.