The American journal of physiology (Am J Physiol)

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1 Glucose clamp technique: a method for quantifying insulin secretion and resistance. 1979 27.52
2 Nitric oxide, superoxide, and peroxynitrite: the good, the bad, and ugly. 1996 13.14
3 Simultaneous analysis of families of sigmoidal curves: application to bioassay, radioligand assay, and physiological dose-response curves. 1978 13.02
4 Calcium-induced release of calcium from the cardiac sarcoplasmic reticulum. 1983 10.99
5 Filtration, diffusion and molecular sieving through peripheral capillary membranes; a contribution to the pore theory of capillary permeability. 1951 10.63
6 Membrane resting and action potentials of single cardiac muscle fibers of the frog ventricle. 1951 10.06
7 Effect of procaine on electrical properties of squid axon membrane. 1959 8.56
8 Physiological roles and properties of potassium channels in arterial smooth muscle. 1995 7.98
9 Quantitative estimation of insulin sensitivity. 1979 7.37
10 Preparation and study of fragments of single rabbit nephrons. 1966 7.29
11 Hemodynamic determinants of oxygen consumption of the heart with special reference to the tension-time index. 1958 7.03
12 Formation of bradykinin in anaphylactic and peptone shock. 1950 6.87
13 Morphological classifications of vertebrate blood capillaries. 1959 6.80
14 Nature and significance of the reflex connections established by large afferent fibers of muscular origin. 1952 6.69
15 Capacity of muscle fiber membrane. 1957 6.52
16 Development of turbulence in flowing blood. 1949 6.35
17 Mechanisms by which mitochondria transport calcium. 1990 6.06
18 On the physical equilibrium of small blood vessels. 1951 6.06
19 New measurements of the capacity and the resistance of the myelin sheath and the nodal membrane of the isolated frog nerve fiber. 1955 5.96
20 Effect of stretch on action potential of voluntary muscle. 1953 5.79
21 AICA riboside increases AMP-activated protein kinase, fatty acid oxidation, and glucose uptake in rat muscle. 1997 5.74
22 Assessment of autonomic function in humans by heart rate spectral analysis. 1985 5.67
23 Signal transduction via P2-purinergic receptors for extracellular ATP and other nucleotides. 1993 5.64
24 Experimental hypothermia; respiratory and blood pH changes in relation to cardiac function. 1953 5.63
25 Hypoxia-inducible factor 1 levels vary exponentially over a physiologically relevant range of O2 tension. 1996 5.52
26 Micropuncture study of the mammalian urinary concentrating mechanism: evidence for the countercurrent hypothesis. 1959 5.48
27 Measurement of intracellular triglyceride stores by H spectroscopy: validation in vivo. 1999 5.38
28 Measurement of size and turnover rate of body glucose pool by the isotope dilution method. 1956 5.26
29 Polyamine metabolism and function. 1982 5.26
30 Mechanics of respiration in unanesthetized guinea pigs. 1958 5.21
31 Calcium sparks and [Ca2+]i waves in cardiac myocytes. 1996 5.18
32 Oxygen transport and utilization in dogs at low body temperatures. 1950 5.08
33 Effects of electrolyte depletion and acid-base disturbance on muscle cations. 1951 5.02
34 Myofibroblasts. I. Paracrine cells important in health and disease. 1999 4.99
35 Superoxide anions and hyperoxia inactivate endothelium-derived relaxing factor. 1986 4.88
36 Electrolyte and water metabolism of rabbit kidney slices; effect of metabolic inhibitors. 1951 4.85
37 A uniform enzymatic method for dissociation of myocytes from hearts and stomachs of vertebrates. 1985 4.81
38 Mechanical work in terrestrial locomotion: two basic mechanisms for minimizing energy expenditure. 1977 4.79
39 Sodium extrusion from isolated frog muscle. 1951 4.77
40 Hyperfiltration in remnant nephrons: a potentially adverse response to renal ablation. 1981 4.75
41 Calcium channels, potassium channels, and voltage dependence of arterial smooth muscle tone. 1990 4.71
42 Measurement of the action potential of myelinated nerve fiber. 1955 4.69
43 Ryanodine modifies conductance and gating behavior of single Ca2+ release channel. 1987 4.61
44 Effect of pressure development on oxygen consumption by isolated rat heart. 1967 4.61
45 AMP-activated protein kinase, a metabolic master switch: possible roles in type 2 diabetes. 1999 4.58
46 Structure, biochemistry, and assembly of epithelial tight junctions. 1987 4.58
47 Local responses in Pacinian corpuscles. 1953 4.57
48 A migrating electric complex of canine small intestine. 1969 4.49
49 Effect of temperature on potassium liberation during nerve activity. 1954 4.48
50 Relationship between compliance and FRC of the lungs in cats, and measurement of resistance to breathing. 1954 4.47
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