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The Faculty of Medicine - Medical Neurobiology: Meiri Halina


Last updated February 2023 - Medical Neurobiology

List of Publications

(1) Ahdut-Hacohen R, Meiri H, Rahamimoff R. ATP dependence of the non-specific ion channel in Torpedo synaptic vesicles. Neuroreport 2006;17(6):653-656.

(2) Ahdut-Hacohen R, Duridanova D, Meiri H, Rahamimoff R. Hydrogen ions control synaptic vesicle ion channel activity in Torpedo electromotor neurones. J Physiol 2004;556(2):347-352.

(3) Henkel AW, Meiri H, Horstmann H, Lindau M, Almers W. Rhythmic opening and closing of vesicles during constitutive exo- and endocytosis in chromaffin cells. EMBO J 2000;19(1):84-93.

(4) Cherki-Vakil R, Ginsburg S, Meiri H. The difference in shape of spontaneous and uniquantal evoked synaptic potentials in frog muscle. J Physiol 1995;482(3):641-650.

(5) Meiri H, Banin E, Roll M, Rousseau A. Toxic effects of aluminium on nerve cells and synaptic transmission. Prog Neurobiol 1993;40(1):89-121.

(6) Sorek N, Meiri H. Aluminium modifies the electrical response of neuroblastoma cells to a short hypertonic pulse. Arch Toxicol 1992;66(2):90-94.

(7) Cherki-Vakil R, Meiri H. Postsynaptic effects of DMSO at the frog neuromuscular junction. Brain Res 1991;566(1-2):329-332.

(8) Meiri H, Banin E, Roll M. Aluminum Ingestion — Is it Related to Dementia? Rev Environ Health 1991;9(4):191-206.

(9) Abdul-Ghani M, Kravitz EA, Meiri H, Rahamimoff R. Protein phosphatase inhibitor okadaic acid enhances transmitter release at neuromuscular junctions. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 1991;88(5):1803-1807.

(10) Meiri H, Shimoni Y. Effects of aluminium on electrical and mechanical properties of frog atrial muscle. Br J Pharmacol 1991;102(2):483-491.

(11) Abdul-Ghani M, Meiri H, Rahamimoff R. Vasopressin produces long-lasting increase in transmitter release. Brain Res 1990;515(1-2):355-357.

(12) Cherki‐Vakil R, Meiri H. Acetylcholine release at identified nerve terminals in the organ‐cultured frog neuromuscular preparation. J Physiol 1990;423(1):579-592.

(13) Banin E, Meiri H. Toxic effects of alumino-silicates on nerve cells. Neuroscience 1990;39(1):171-178.

(14) Roll M, Banin E, Meiri H. Differentiated neuroblastoma cells are more susceptible to aluminium toxicity than developing cells. Arch Toxicol 1989;63(3):231-237.

(15) Banin E, Meiri H. Impaired control of information transfer at an isolated synapse treated by aluminum: is it related to dementia? Brain Res 1987;423(1-2):359-363.

(16) Meiri H. Is synaptic transmission modulated by progesterone? Brain Res 1986;385(1):193-196.

(17) Geron N, Meiri H. The fusogenic substance dimethyl sulfoxide enhances exocytosis in motor nerve endings. Biochim Biophys Acta Biomembr 1985;819(2):258-262.

(18) Johnston MF, Kravitz EA, Meiri H, Rahamimoff R. Adrenocorticotropic hormone causes long-lasting potentiation of transmitter release from frog motor nerve terminals. Science 1983;220(4601):1071-1072.

(19) Melinek R, Lev-Tov A, Meiri H, Erulkar SD, Rahamimoff R. Regulatory role of intracellular sodium ions in neurotransmitter secretion. Isr J Med Sci 1982;18(1):37-43.

(20) Geron N, Meiri H, Rahamimoff R. Dimethyl sulfoxide augments transmission at the neuromuscular junction. Isr J Med Sci 1982;18(4):551.

(21) Meiri H, Erulkar SD, Lerman T, Rahamimoff R. The action of the sodium ionophore, monensin, on transmitter release at the frog neuromuscular junction. Brain Res 1981;204(1):204-208.

(22) Rahamimoff R, Lev-Tov A, Meiri H. Primary and secondary regulation of quantal transmitter release: calcium and sodium. J Exp Biol 1980;89:5-18.

(23) Rahamimoff R, Lev-Tov A, Meiri H, Rahamimoff H, Nussinovitch I. Regulation of acetylcholine liberation from presynaptic nerve terminals. Monogr Neural Sci 1980;7:3-18.

(24) Barenholz Y, Erulkar SD, Meiri H, Rahamimoff R. Increase in quantal transmitter release by calcium- and sodium-containing phosphatidylcholine liposomes [proceedings]. J Physiol 1978;284:65P-66P.

(25) Meiri H, Rahamimoff R. Clumping and oscillations in evoked transmitter release at the frog neuromuscular junction. J Physiol 1978;278(1):513-523.


(27) Rahamimoff R, Meiri H, Erulkar SD, Barenholz Y. Changes in transmitter release induced by ion-containing liposomes. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 1978;75(10):5214-5216.

(28) Rahamimoff R, Erulkar SD, Alnaes E, Meiri H, Rotshenker S, Rahamimoff H. Modulation of transmitter release by calcium ions and nerve impulses. Cold Spring Harb Symp Quant Biol 1976;40:107-116.

(29) Werman R, Meiri H. The isolated, intraarterially perfused frog spinal cord: An improved preparation for physiologic and pharmacologic studies. Mt Sinai J Med 1974;41(1):240-248.