Publications

Original articles

- Castillo K, Contreras GF, Pupo A, Torres YP, Neely A, González C, Latorre R, “Molecular mechanism underlying b1 regulation in voltaje-and calcium-activated potassium (BK) channels”. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA, 112 (15):4809-14, 2015

- González J, Gálvez A, Morales L, Barreto GE, Capani F, Sierra O, Torres Y, “Integrative Approach for Computationally Inferring Interactions between the Alpha and Beta Subunits of the Calcium-Activated Potassium Channel (BK): a Docking Study”. Bioinformatics and biologi insights, 7: 73-82, 2013

- Eduardo Quintana, Yolima del Pilar Torres, Claudia Álvarez, Ángela Rojas, María Elisa Forero, María Marcela Camacho, “Changes in macrophage membrane properties during early Leishmania amazonensis infection differ from those observed during established infection and are partially explained by phagocytosis” Experimental Parasitology. v.124 fasc.3 p.258 – 264, 2010

- Ingrid Carvacho, Wendy Gonzalez, Yolima del Pilar Torres, Sebastián Brauchi, Osvaldo Álvarez, Danilo Gonzalez, Ramón Latorre. “Intrinsic electrostatic potential in the BK channel pore: role in determining single channel conductance and block”. Journal of General Physiology, 131 (2). p.147 – 161, 2008

- Patricio Orio, Yolima del Pilar Torres, Patricio Rojas, Ingrid Carvacho, María Luisa García, Ligia Toro, Miguel Valverde, Ramón Latorre. “Structural determinants for functional coupling between the beta and alpha subunits in the Ca2+-activated K+ (BK) channel”. Journal Of General Physiology v.127 (2) p.191 – 204, 2006

- Isabel Rodríguez, Yenny Lozano, Yolima del Pilar Torres, María Elisa Forero, María Marcela Camacho. “Los cambios en las propiedades de membrana de macrófagos infectados por Leishmania en las primeras horas postinfección (<12 horas) son similares al proceso de fagocitosis". Biomédica-Instituto Nacional de Salud (Colombia). v.25 fasc. p.172 – 172 ,2005

Reviews

- Echeverry S, Rodríguez MJ, Torres YP, “Transient Receptor Potential Channels in Microglia: Roles in Physiology and Disease”, Neurotoxicity Research. DOI: 10.1007/s12640-016-9632-6, 2016

- Torres YP, Granados ST, Latorre R, “Pharmacological consequences of the coexpression of BK channel α and auxiliary β subunits” Frontiers in Physiology, Oct 10;5: 383, 2014

- Yolima del Pilar Torres, Ingrid Carvacho, Francisco Morera, Ramón Latorre. “A marriage of convenience: beta-subunits and voltage-dependent K+ channels”. Journal of Biological Chemistry. v.282 fasc. p.24485 – 24489, 2007

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