Brian M. Salzberg

Prof. Brian Matthew Salzberg

School of Medicine

University of Pennsylvania, USA



1965 Ph.D., Harvard University, USA

1963 A.M., Harvard University, USA

1959 B.Sc., Yale College, USA

Publications (Selected)

  1. P. Kosterin, A. L. Obaid and B. M. Salzberg. (2011) Intrinsic Fluorescence Changes in Nerve Terminals, Evoked by Action Potentials, are Modulated by Krebs Cycle Substrates. JIOHS 4: 209-214, doi:10.1142/S1793545811001411.
  2. P. Kosterin, A. L. Obaid and B. M. Salzberg. (2010) Long Lasting Intrinsic Optical Changes Observed in the Neurointermediate Lobe of the Mouse Pituitary Reflect Volume Changes in Cells of the Pars Intermedia. Neuroendocrinology 92: 158-167.
  3. Ana Lia Obaid and B. M. Salzberg. (2009) Optical Recording of Electrical Activity in Guinea-pig Enteric Networks Using Voltage-sensitive Dyes. Journal of Visualized Experiments 34, doi: 10.3791/1631.
  4. Jonathan A. N. Fisher, Jonathan R. Barchi, Cristin G. Welle, Gi-Ho Kim, Paul Kosterin, Ana Lia Obaid, Arjun Yodh, Diego Contreras and Brian M. Salzberg. (2008) Two-photon Excitation of Potentiometric Probes Enables Optical Recording of Action Potentials from Mammalian Nerve Terminals In Situ. J. Neurophysiol. 99: 1545-1553.
  5. Gi-Ho Kim, Paul Kosterin, Ana Lía Obaid and Brian M. Salzberg. (2007) A Mechanical Spike Accompanies the Action Potential in Mammalian Nerve Terminals. Biophys. J. 92(9) 3122-3129.
  6. B. M.Salzberg, P. V. Kosterin, M. Muschol, S. L. Rumyantsev, Yu. Bilenko and M. S. Shur. (2005) An Ultra-Stable Non-Coherent Light Source for Optical Measurements in Neuroscience and Cell Physiology. J. Neurosci. Meth. 141: 165-169.
  7. A. L. Obaid, J. Lindstrom, M. Nelson and B. M. Salzberg. (2005) Optical Studies of Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptor Subtypes in the Guinea-Pig Enteric Nervous System. J. Exp. Biol. 208(15): 2981-3001.
  8. J. A. N. Fisher, B. M. Salzberg and A. G. Yodh. (2005) Near Infrared Two-Photon Excitation Cross-Sections of Voltage Sensitive Dyes. J. Neurosci. Methods 148 (1) 94-102.
  9. B. M. Salzberg. (2005) Optical Recording of Electrical Activity: Foreward. J. Membr. Biol. 208: 89-90.
  10. P. Kosterin, G.-H. Kim, M. Muschol, A. L. Obaid and B. M. Salzberg. (2005) Changes in FAD and NADH Fluorescence in Neurosecretory Terminals are Triggered by Calcium Entry and ADP Production. J. Membr. Biol. 208:113-124.
  11. Guy Salama, Bum-Rak Choi, Ghassan Azzour, Mitra Lavasani, Vasil Tumbev, Brian M. Salzberg, Michael J. Patrick, Lauren A. Ernst and Alan S. Waggoner. (2005) Properties of New, Long Wavelength, Voltage-Sensitive Dyes in the Heart. J. Membr. Biol. 208: 125-140.