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The Faculty of Medicine - Medical Neurobiology: Hanani Menachem


Last updated December 2021 - Medical Neurobiology

List of Publications

(1) Hanani M, Verkhratsky A. Satellite Glial Cells and Astrocytes, a Comparative Review. Neurochem Res 2021;46(10):2525-2537.

(2) Hanani M, Banks RW. Letter to the Editor. J Physiol 2021;599(17):4225-4226.

(3) Feldman-Goriachnik R, Hanani M. How do neurons in sensory ganglia communicate with satellite glial cells? Brain Res 2021;1760.

(4) Chiu W-, Kovacheva L, Musgrove RE, Arien-Zakay H, Koprich JB, Brotchie JM, et al. α-Synuclein–induced Kv4 channelopathy in mouse vagal motoneurons drives nonmotor parkinsonian symptoms. Sci Adv 2021;7(11).

(5) Hanani M, Spray DC. Author Correction: Emerging importance of satellite glia in nervous system function and dysfunction (Nature Reviews Neuroscience, (2020), 21, 9, (485-498), 10.1038/s41583-020-0333-z). Nat Rev Neurosci 2020;21(12):732.

(6) Hanani M, Spray DC. Emerging importance of satellite glia in nervous system function and dysfunction. Nat Rev Neurosci 2020;21(9):485-498.

(7) Feldman-Goriachnik R, Hanani M. The effects of sympathetic nerve damage on satellite glial cells in the mouse superior cervical ganglion. Auton Neurosc Basic Clin 2019;221.

(8) Belzer V, Hanani M. Nitric oxide as a messenger between neurons and satellite glial cells in dorsal root ganglia. Glia 2019;67(7):1296-1307.

(9) Spray DC, Iglesias R, Shraer N, Suadicani SO, Belzer V, Hanstein R, et al. Gap junction mediated signaling between satellite glia and neurons in trigeminal ganglia. Glia 2019;67(5):791-801.

(10) Spray DC, Hanani M. Gap junctions, pannexins and pain. Neurosci Lett 2019;695:46-52.

(11) Feldman-Goriachnik R, Wu B, Hanani M. Cholinergic responses of satellite glial cells in the superior cervical ganglia. Neurosci Lett 2018;671:19-24.

(12) Feldman-Goriachnik R, Hanani M. The effects of endothelin-1 on satellite glial cells in peripheral ganglia. Neuropeptides 2017;63:37-42.

(13) Blum E, Procacci P, Conte V, Sartori P, Hanani M. Long term effects of lipopolysaccharide on satellite glial cells in mouse dorsal root ganglia. Exp Cell Res 2017;350(1):236-241.

(14) Hanstein R, Hanani M, Scemes E, Spray DC. Glial pannexin1 contributes to tactile hypersensitivity in a mouse model of orofacial pain. Sci Rep 2016;6.

(15) Kim YS, Anderson M, Park K, Zheng Q, Agarwal A, Gong C, et al. Coupled Activation of Primary Sensory Neurons Contributes to Chronic Pain. Neuron 2016;91(5):1085-1096.

(16) Warwick RA, Hanani M. Involvement of aberrant calcium signalling in herpetic neuralgia. Exp Neurol 2016;277:10-18.

(17) Feldman-Goriachnik R, Belzer V, Hanani M. Systemic inflammation activates satellite glial cells in the mouse nodose ganglion and alters their functions. Glia 2015;63(11):2121-2132.

(18) Hanani M. Role of satellite glial cells in gastrointestinal pain. Front Cell Neurosci 2015;9(OCT).

(19) Poulsen JN, Warwick R, Duroux M, Hanani M, Gazerani P. Oxaliplatin enhances gap junction-mediated coupling in cell cultures of mouse trigeminal ganglia. Exp Cell Res 2015;336(1):94-99.

(20) Hanani M, Blum E, Liu S, Peng L, Liang S. Satellite glial cells in dorsal root ganglia are activated in streptozotocin-treated rodents. J Cell Mol Med 2014;18(12):2367-2371.

(21) Burke S, Nagajyothi F, Thi MM, Hanani M, Scherer PE, Tanowitz HB, et al. Adipocytes in both brown and white adipose tissue of adult mice are functionally connected via gap junctions: Implications for Chagas disease. Microbes Infect 2014;16(11):893-901.

(22) Wagner L, Warwick RA, Pannicke T, Reichenbach A, Grosche A, Hanani M. Glutamate release from satellite glial cells of the murine trigeminal ganglion. Neurosci Lett 2014;578:143-147.

(23) Blum E, Procacci P, Conte V, Hanani M. Systemic inflammation alters satellite glial cell function and structure. A possible contribution to pain. Neuroscience 2014;274:209-217.

(24) Warwick RA, Ledgerwood CJ, Brenner T, Hanani M. Satellite glial cells in dorsal root ganglia are activated in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis. Neurosci Lett 2014;569:59-62.

(25) Hanani M, Spray DC. Satellite glial cells as a target for chronic pain therapy. Pathological Potential of Neuroglia: Possible New Targets for Medical Intervention; 2014. p. 473-492.

(26) Warwick RA, Hanani M. The contribution of satellite glial cells to chemotherapy-induced neuropathic pain. Eur J Pain 2013;17(4):571-580.

(27) Hanani M. Intercellular communication in sensory ganglia by purinergic receptors and gap junctions: Implications for chronic pain. Brain Res 2012;1487:183-191.

(28) Hanani M, Grossman S, Nissan A, Eid A. Morphological and Quantitative Study of the Myenteric Plexus in the Human Tenia Coli. Anat Rec 2012;295(8):1321-1326.

(29) Burke S, Hanani M. The actions of hyperthermia on the autonomic nervous system: Central and peripheral mechanisms and clinical implications. Auton Neurosc Basic Clin 2012;168(1-2):4-13.

(30) Hanani M. Lucifer yellow - an angel rather than the devil. J Cell Mol Med 2012;16(1):22-31.

(31) Kushnir R, Cherkas PS, Hanani M. Peripheral inflammation upregulates P2X receptor expression in satellite glial cells of mouse trigeminal ganglia: A calcium imaging study. Neuropharmacology 2011;61(4):739-746.

(32) Feldman-Goriachnik R, Hanani M. Functional study of endothelin B receptors in satellite glial cells in trigeminal ganglia. Neuroreport 2011;22(10):465-469.

(33) Burke S, Abu-Wasel B, Eid A, Nissan A, Hanani M. Differential effect of hyperthermia on nerves and smooth muscle of the mouse ileum. J Surg Oncol 2011;103(1):92-100.

(34) Hanani M. Neurons and glial cells of the enteric nervous system: Studies in tissue culture. J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 2011;4(3):157-180.

(35) Belzer V, Shraer N, Hanani M. Phenotypic changes in satellite glial cells in cultured trigeminal ganglia. Neuron Glia Biol 2010;6(4):237-243.

(36) Hanani M. Satellite glial cells in sympathetic and parasympathetic ganglia: In search of function. Brain Res Rev 2010;64(2):304-327.

(37) Hanani M. Satellite glial cells: More than just rings around the neuron. Neuron Glia Biol 2010;6(1):1-2.

(38) Hanani M, Caspi A, Belzer V. Peripheral inflammation augments gap junction-mediated coupling among satellite glial cells in mouse sympathetic ganglia. Neuron Glia Biol 2010;6(1):85-89.

(39) Suadicani SO, Cherkas PS, Zuckerman J, Smith DN, Spray DC, Hanani M. Bidirectional calcium signaling between satellite glial cells and neurons in cultured mouse trigeminal ganglia. Neuron Glia Biol 2010;6(1):43-51.

(40) Huang T-, Belzer V, Hanani M. Gap junctions in dorsal root ganglia: Possible contribution to visceral pain. Eur J Pain 2010;14(1):49.e1-49.e9.

(41) Ledda M, Blum E, De Palo S, Hanani M. Augmentation in gap junction-mediated cell coupling in dorsal root ganglia following sciatic nerve neuritis in the mouse. Neuroscience 2009;164(4):1538-1545.

(42) Pfeiffer-Guglielmi B, Francke M, Roski C, Hanani M, Reichenbach A, Hamprecht B. Immunohistochemical localization of glycogen phosphorylase isozymes in the rat gastrointestinal muscle layers and enteric nervous system. Neurochem Res 2009;34(5):876-883.

(43) Badriyyah M, Mazeh H, Brocke S, Osmanova V, Freund HR, Hanani M. Prevention of lipopolysaccharide-induced intussusception in mice by the COX2 inhibitor rofecoxib. Pediatr Surg Int 2008;24(3):333-336.

(44) Thi MM, Spray DC, Hanani M. Aquaporin-4 water channels in enteric neurons. J Neurosci Res 2008;86(2):448-456.

(45) Hanani M, Nissan A, Freund HR. Innervation of submucosal adipocytes in the human colon. Neurosci Lett 2007;428(1):7-10.

(46) Roeytenberg A, Cohen T, Freund HR, Hanani M. Cholinergic properties of soy. Nutrition 2007;23(9):681-686.

(47) Dublin P, Hanani M. Satellite glial cells in sensory ganglia: Their possible contribution to inflammatory pain. Brain Behav Immun 2007;21(5):592-598.

(48) Faussone-Pellegrini M-, Vannucchi M-, Ledder O, Huang T-, Hanani M. Plasticity of interstitial cells of Cajal: A study of mouse colon. Cell Tissue Res 2006;325(2):211-217.

(49) Huang TY, Hanani M, Ledda M, De Palo S, Pannese E. Aging is associated with an increase in dye coupling and in gap junction number in satellite glial cells of murine dorsal root ganglia. Neuroscience 2006;137(4):1185-1192.

(50) Huang T-, Hanani M. Morphological and electrophysiological changes in mouse dorsal root ganglia after partial colonic obstruction. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 2005;289(4 52-4):G670-G678.

(51) Hanani M. Satellite glial cells in sensory ganglia: From form to function. Brain Res Rev 2005;48(3):457-476.

(52) Huang T-, Cherkas PS, Rosenthal DW, Hanani M. Dye coupling among satellite glial cells in mammalian dorsal root ganglia. Brain Res 2005;1036(1-2):42-49.

(53) Cherkas PS, Huang T-, Pannicke T, Tal M, Reichenbach A, Hanani M. The effects of axotomy on neurons and satellite glial cells in mouse trigeminal ganglion. Pain 2004;110(1-2):290-298.

(54) Hanani M, Fellig Y, Udassin R, Freund HR. Age-related changes in the morphology of the myenteric plexus of the human colon. Auton Neurosc Basic Clin 2004;113(1-2):71-78.

(55) Bar-Shai A, Maayan C, Vromen A, Udassin R, Nissan A, Freund HR, et al. Decreased density of ganglia and neurons in the myenteric plexus of familial dysautonomia patients. J Neurol Sci 2004;220(1-2):89-94.

(56) Belzer V, Nissan A, Freund HR, Hanani M. Coupling among interstitial cells of Cajal in the human ileum. Neurogastroenterol Motil 2004;16(1):75-80.

(57) Hanani M. Multiple myenteric networks in the human appendix. Auton Neurosc Basic Clin 2004;110(1):49-54.

(58) Braun N, Sévigny J, Robson SC, Hammer K, Hanani M, Zimmermann H. Association of the Ecto-ATPase NTPDase2 with Glial Cells of the Peripheral Nervous System. Glia 2004;45(2):124-132.

(59) Hanani M, Farrugia G, Komuro T. Intercellular coupling of interstitial cells of cajal in the digestive tract. Int Rev Cytol 2004;242:249-282.

(60) Kobilo T, Szurszewski JH, Farrugia G, Hanani M. Coupling and innervation patterns of interstitial cells of Cajal in the deep muscular plexus of the guinea-pig. Neurogastroenterol Motil 2003;15(6):635-641.

(61) Weick M, Cherkas PS, Härtig W, Pannicke T, Uckermann O, Bringmann A, et al. P2 receptors in satellite glial cells in trigeminal ganglia of mice. Neuroscience 2003;120(4):969-977.

(62) Hanani M, Ledder O, Yutkin V, Abu-Dalu R, Huang T-, Härtig W, et al. Regeneration of myenteric plexus in the mouse colon after experimental denervation with benzalkonium chloride. J Comp Neurol 2003;462(3):315-327.

(63) Ermilov LG, Miller SM, Schmalz PF, Hanani M, Lennon VA, Szurszewski JH. Morphological characteristics and immunohistochemical detection of nicotinic acetylcholine receptors on intestinofugal afferent neurones in guinea-pig colon. Neurogastroenterol Motil 2003;15(3):289-298.

(64) Pannese E, Ledda M, Cherkas PS, Huang TY, Hanani M. Satellite cell reactions to axon injury of sensory ganglion neurons: Increase in number of gap junctions and formation of bridges connecting previously separate perineuronal sheaths. Anat Embryol 2003;206(5):337-347.

(65) Hanani M, Huang TY, Cherkas PS, Ledda M, Pannese E. Glial cell plasticity in sensory ganglia induced by nerve damage. Neuroscience 2002;114(2):279-283.

(66) Rich A, Hanani M, Ermilov LG, Malysz J, Belzer V, Szurszewski JH, et al. Physiological study of interstitial cells of Cajal identified by vital staining. Neurogastroenterol Motil 2002;14(2):189-196.

(67) Nissan A, Freund HR, Hanani M. Direct inhibitory effect of erythromycin on human alimentary tract smooth muscle. Am J Surg 2002;183(4):413-418.

(68) Freund HR, Hanani M. The metabolic role of branched-chain amino acids. Nutrition 2002;18(3):287-288.

(69) Belzer V, Kobilo T, Rich A, Hanani M. Intercellular coupling among interstitial cells of Cajal in the guinea pig small intestine. Cell Tissue Res 2002;307(1):15-21.

(70) Haskel Y, Udassin R, Freund HR, Zhang JM, Hanani M. Liquid enteral diets induce bacterial translocation by increasing cecal flora without changing intestinal motility. J Parenter Enter Nutr 2001;25(2):60-64.

(71) Hanani M, Freund HR. Interstitial cells of Cajal - Their role in pacing and signal transmission in the digestive system. Acta Physiol Scand 2000;170(3):177-190.

(72) Ermilov LG, Miller SM, Schmalz PF, Hanani M, Szurszewski JH. The three-dimensional structure of neurons in the guinea pig inferior mesenteric and pelvic hypogastric ganglia. Auton Neurosc Basic Clin 2000;83(3):116-126.

(73) Hanani M, Brading AF. Electrical Coupling In Smooth Muscles. Is It Universal? J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 2000;11(4):321-330.

(74) Hanani M, Francke M, Härtig W, Grosche J, Reichenbach A, Pannicke T. Patch-clamp study of neurons and glial cells in isolated myenteric ganglia. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 2000;278(4 41-4):G644-G651.

(75) Hanani M, Belzer V, Rich A, Faussone-Pellegrini SM. Visualization of interstitial cells of Cajal in living, intact tissues. Microsc Res Tech 1999;47(5):336-343.

(76) Hanani M. Introduction to interstitial cells of Cajal. Microsc Res Tech 1999;47(4):221-222.

(77) Hanani M, Maudlej N, Härtig W. Morphology and intercellular communication in glial cells of intramural ganglia from the guinea-pig urinary bladder. J Auton Nerv Syst 1999;76(1):62-67.

(78) Nissan A, Maudlej N, Beglaibter N, Haskel Y, Freund HR, Hanani M. A direct inhibitory effect of erythromycin on rat urinary bladder smooth muscle. J Urol 1999;161(3):1006-1009.

(79) Lin Z, Cohen P, Nissan A, Allweis TM, Freund HR, Hanani M. Bacterial wall lipopolysaccharide as a cause of intussusception in mice. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 1998;27(3):301-305.

(80) Hanani M, Ermilov LG, Schmalz PF, Louzon V, Miller SM, Szurszewski JH. The three-dimensional structure of myenteric neurons in the guinea-pig ileum. J Auton Nerv Syst 1998;71(1):1-9.

(81) Hanani M, Louzon V, Miller SM, Faussone-Pellegrini MS. Visualization of interstitial cells of Cajal in the mouse colon by vital staining. Cell Tissue Res 1998;292(2):275-282.

(82) Granovsky-Grisaru S, Ilan D, Grisaru D, Lavie O, Aboulafia I, Diamant YZ, et al. Effects of erythromycin on contractility of isolated myometrium from pregnant rats. Am J Obstet Gynecol 1998;178(1 I):171-174.

(83) Parr EJ, Myles EB, Hanani M, Seror D, Riabowol KT, Sharkey KA. Immunoreactivity for the Fas ligand in the mammalian enteric nervous system. Cell Tissue Res 1997;290(1):21-29.

(84) Hanani M, Lin Z, Louzon V, Brenner T, Boneh A. Phorbol esters alter the morphology of cultured guinea-pig myenteric glia via a protein kinase C-independent mechanism. Neurosci Lett 1997;233(2-3):61-64.

(85) Hanani M, Lasser-Ross N. Activity-dependent changes in intracellular calcium in myenteric neurons. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 1997;273(6 36-6):G1359-G1363.

(86) Nissan A, Zhang JM, Lin Z, Haskel Y, Freund HR, Hanani M. The contribution of inflammatory mediators and nitric oxide to lipopolysaccharide-induced intussusception in mice. J Surg Res 1997;69(1):205-207.

(87) Bitan G, Sukhotinsky I, Mashriki Y, Hanani M, Selinger Z, Gilon C. Synthesis and biological activity of novel backbone-bicyclic: Substance- P analogs containing lactam and disulfide bridges. J Pept Res 1997;49(5):421-426.

(88) Hanani M. Microscopic Analysis of Pressure Ejection of Drugs from Micropipettes. J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 1997;8(1-2):57-72.

(89) Nissan A, Mashriki Y, Zhang JM, Haskel Y, Freund HR, Hanani M. Direct Inhibitory Effect of Erythromycin on the Gallbladder Muscle. J Gastrointest Surg 1997;1(4):331-336.

(90) Abu-Dalu R, Zhang JM, Hanani M. The actions of ketotifen on intestinal smooth muscles. Eur J Pharmacol 1996;309(2):189-193.

(91) Miller SM, Hanani M, Kuntz SM, Schmalz PF, Szurszewski JH. Light, electron, and confocal microscopic study of the mouse superior mesenteric ganglion. J Comp Neurol 1996;365(3):427-444.

(92) Bitan G, Zeltser I, Byk G, Halle D, Mashriki Y, Gluhov EV, et al. Backbone cyclization of the C-terminal part of substance P. Part 1: The important role of the sulphur in position 11. J Pept Sci 1996;2(4):261-269.

(93) Bitan G, Behrens S, Mathä B, Mashriki Y, Hanani M, Kessler H, et al. New backbone cyclic substance P analogs. Lett Pept Sci 1995;2(3-4):121-124.

(94) Hanani M, Maudlej N. Intracellular recordings from intramural neurons in the guinea pig urinary bladder. J Neurophysiol 1995;74(6):2358-2365.

(95) Hanani M, Louzon V, Udassin R, Freund HR, Karmeli F, Rachmilewitz D. Nitric oxide-containing nerves in bowel segments of patients with Hirschsprung's disease. J Pediatr Surg 1995;30(6):818-822.

(96) Haskel Y, Hanani M. Inhibition of gastrointestinal motility by MPTP via adrenergic and dopaminergic mechanisms. Digest Dis Sci 1994;39(11):2364-2367.

(97) Hanani M, reichenbach A. Morphology of horseradish peroxidase (HRP)-injected glial cells in the myenteric plexus of the guinea-pig. Cell Tissue Res 1994;278(1):153-160.

(98) Three dimensional reconstruction of myenteric Neurons of the Guinea pig. Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; 1994.

(99) HANANI M, XIA Y, WOOD JD. Myenteric ganglia from the adult guinea‐pig small intestine in tissue culture. Neurogastroenterol Motil 1994;6(2):103-118.

(100) Christofi FL, Hanani M, Maudlej N, Wood JD. Enteric glial cells are major contributors to formation of cyclic AMP in myenteric plexus cultures from adult guinea-pig small intestine. Neurosci Lett 1993;159(1-2):107-110.

(101) Hanani M, Udassin R, Ariel I, Freund HR. A simple and rapid method for staining the enteric ganglia: Application for Hirschsprung's disease. J Pediatr Surg 1993;28(7):939-941.

(102) Hanani M. Discussion: Are gap junctions necessary for cell to cell coupling of smooth muscle?: An update. Can J Physiol Pharmacol 1993;71(8):625-626.

(103) Ron D, Chorev M, Gilon C, Hanani M, Vromen A, Salinger Z. N-Methylated Analogs of Ac[Nle28,31]CCK(26-33): Synthesis, Activity, and Receptor Selectivity. J Med Chem 1992;35(15):2806-2811.

(104) Hanani M. Visualization of enteric and gallbladder ganglia with a vital fluorescent dye. J Auton Nerv Syst 1992;38(2):77-84.

(105) Maudlej N, Hanani M. Modulation of dye coupling among glial cells in the myenteric and submucosal plexuses of the guinea pig. Brain Res 1992;578(1-2):94-98.

(106) Vromen A, Hanani M. Pentazocine reduces cholinergic responses in the guinea-pig extrahepatic biliary tract by a non-opiate mechanism. J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 1992;3(1):71-80.

(107) Bauer AJ, Hanani M, Muir TC, Szurszewski JH. Intracelluar recordings from gallbladder ganglia of opossums. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 1991;260(2 23-2):G299-G306.

(108) Zamir O, Hanani M. Intercellular dye-coupling in intestinal smooth muscle. Are gap junctions required for intercellular coupling? Experientia 1990;46(10):1002-1005.

(109) Hanani M. Rapid effects of MPTP in the mouse colon. Eur J Pharmacol 1990;175(3):273-277.

(110) Hanani M, Zamir O, Baluk P. Glial cells in the guinea pig myenteric plexus are dye coupled. Brain Res 1989;497(2):245-249.

(111) Hanani M, Chorev M, Gilon C, Selinger Z. The actions of receptor-selective substance P analogs on myenteric neurons: an electrophysiological investigation. Eur J Pharmacol 1988;153(2-3):247-253.

(112) Goldberg M, Vatashsky E, Haskel Y, Seror D, Nissan S, Hanani M. The effect of meperidine on the guinea pig extrahepatic biliary tract. Anesth Analg 1987;66(12):1282-1286.

(113) Vatashsky E, Haskel Y, Nissan S, Hanani M. Effect of morphine on the mechanical activity of common bile duct isolated from the guinea pig. Anesth Analg 1987;66(3):245-248.

(114) Hanani M, Nissan S. Phenazine methosulfate induces a neurally-mediated contraction of the guinea-pig ileum. Life Sci 1986;39(19):1805-1812.

(115) Goldberg M, Hanani M, Nissan S. Effects of serotonin on the internal anal sphincter: In vivo manometric study in rats. Gut 1986;27(1):49-54.

(116) Hanani M, Lernau OZ, Zamir O, Nissan S. Nerve mediated responses to drugs and electrical stimulation in aganglionic muscle segments in Hirschsprung's disease. J Pediatr Surg 1986;21(10):848-851.

(117) Hanani M. The relation between sensitivity changes and response time scale in the barnacle photoreceptor. Vis Res 1986;26(6):819-825.

(118) Hanani M, Burnstock G. The actions of substance P and serotonin on myenteric neurons in tissue culture. Brain Res 1985;358(1-2):276-281.

(119) Vinograd I, Hanani M, Hadary A, Merguerian P, Nissan S. Animal model for the study of internal anal sphincter activity. Eur Surg Res 1985;17(4):259-263.

(120) Hanani M, Burnstock G. Synaptic activity of myenteric neurons in tissue culture. J Auton Nerv Syst 1985;14(1):49-60.

(121) Vinograd I, Hanani M, Hadary A, Merguerian P, Goldberg M, Nissan S. Neuropharmacological study of the internal anal sphincter in an animal model. Harefuah 1984;107(9):221-224+272.

(122) Hanani M, Burnstock G. Substance P evokes slow and fast responses in cultured myenteric neurons of the guinea pig. Neurosci Lett 1984;48(1):19-23.

(123) Nissan S, Vinograd Y, Hadari A, Merguerian P, Zamir O, Lernau O, et al. Physiological and pharmacological studies of the internal anal sphincter in the rat. J Pediatr Surg 1984;19(1):12-14.

(124) Jessen KR, Jill Saffrey M, Bałuk P, Hanani M, Burnstock G. The enteric nervous system in tissue culture. III. Studies on neuronal survival and the retention of biochemical and morphological differentiation. Brain Res 1983;262(1):49-62.

(125) Hanani M. Receptive field properties of horizontal cells in the tiger salamander retina: Contributions of rods and cones. Vis Res 1983;23(10):1115-1119.

(126) Hanani M, Hillman P. The contribution of pigment transitions to sensitivity changes in the barnacle photoreceptor and the correlation with the prolonged depolarizing afterpotential. Biophys Struct Mechanism 1982;8(3):161-172.

(127) Hanani M, Baluk P, Burnstock G. Myenteric neurons express electrophysiological and morphological diversity in tissue culture. J Auton Nerv Syst 1982;5(2):155-164.

(128) Hanani M, Fein A. Diamide, a sulfhydryl reagent, modifies the light response of Limulus ventral photoreceptors. Neurosci Lett 1981;21(2):165-170.

(129) Shaw C, Hanani M, Atzmon Z, Hillman P. The effects of alcohol on receptor potentials, adaptation, and discrete wave rate in invertebrate photoreceptors. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 1980;19(Suppl. 4):284.

(130) Hanani M, Vallerga S. Rod and cone signals in the horizontal cells of the tiger salamander retina. J Physiol 1980;298(1):397-405.

(131) Hanani M, Fein A. Effects of diamide on the light response of Limulus ventral photoreceptors. Isr J Med Sci 1980;16(8):619.

(132) Normann RA, Kolb H, Hanani M, Pasino E, Holub R. Orientation of horizontal cell axon terminals in the streak of the turtle retina [15]. Nature 1979;280(5717):60-62.

(133) Shaw C, Hanani M, Hillman P. The effects of Mn2+ and Ca2+ on the prolonged depolarising after-potential in barnacle photoreceptor. Biophys Struct Mechanism 1979;5(2-3):223-230.

(134) Hanani M, Hillman P. Absorption of light by metarhodopsin modifies the effect of a conditioning light on the barnacle photoreceptor. Biophys Struct Mechanism 1979;5(2-3):231-235.

(135) Shaw C, Hanani M, Hillman P. Does alcohol mimic the effects of light on bump rate in Limulus ventral photoreceptors? Isr J Med Sci 1979;15(11):952.

(136) Fein A, Hanani M. Light-induced increase in discrete waves in the dark in Limulus ventral photoreceptors. Brain Res 1978;156(1):157-161.

(137) Hanani M, Shaw C. A potassium contribution to the response of the barnacle photoreceptor. J Physiol 1977;270(1):151-163.

(138) Stieve H, Hanani M. Light and Dark Adaptation of Crayfish Visual Cells Depending on Extracellular Calcium Concentration. Z Naturforsch Sect C J Biosci 1976;31(5-6):324-327.

(139) Hanani M, Hillman P. Adaptation and facilitation in the barnacle photoreceptor. J Gen Physiol 1976;67(2):235-249.

(140) Hanani M. Calcium induced increase in potassium conductance in photoreceptors. Isr J Med Sci 1976;12(10):1218.