Last Name

Carolina Figueroa

TitleAssistant Professor
InstitutionRush University, Rush Medical College
DepartmentPhysiology and Biophysics
Address1750 West Harrison St
Chicago IL 60612
vCardDownload vCard

    Collapse Overview 
    Collapse overview
    My Scopus ID is 48461187100.

    My Faculty Profile at Rush University Medical Center:

    My Laboratory:

    My NCBI Bibliography:

    My Scopus:

    PhD, Instituto Venezolano de Investigaciones Cientificas, Biophysics and Physiology Program, Venezuela
    Licentiate, Universidad Central de Venezuela, Cell Biology Program, Venezuela

    Collapse Bibliographic 
    Collapse selected publications
    Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.
    List All   |   Timeline
    1. Figueroa L, Kraeva N, Manno C, Toro S, Ríos E, Riazi S. Abnormal calcium signalling and the caffeine-halothane contracture test. Br J Anaesth. 2019 Jan; 122(1):32-41. PMID: 30579404.
      View in: PubMed
    2. Manno C, Figueroa LC, Gillespie D, Fitts R, Kang C, Franzini-Armstrong C, Rios E. Calsequestrin depolymerizes when calcium is depleted in the sarcoplasmic reticulum of working muscle. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 01 24; 114(4):E638-E647. PMID: 28069951.
      View in: PubMed
    3. Ríos E, Figueroa L, Manno C, Kraeva N, Riazi S. The couplonopathies: A comparative approach to a class of diseases of skeletal and cardiac muscle. J Gen Physiol. 2015 Jun; 145(6):459-74. PMID: 26009541.
      View in: PubMed
    4. Manno C, Figueroa L, Royer L, Pouvreau S, Lee CS, Volpe P, Nori A, Zhou J, Meissner G, Hamilton SL, Ríos E. Altered Ca2+ concentration, permeability and buffering in the myofibre Ca2+ store of a mouse model of malignant hyperthermia. J Physiol. 2013 Sep 15; 591(18):4439-57. PMID: 23798496.
      View in: PubMed
    5. Manno C, Figueroa L, Fitts R, Ríos E. Confocal imaging of transmembrane voltage by SEER of di-8-ANEPPS. J Gen Physiol. 2013 Mar; 141(3):371-87. PMID: 23440278.
      View in: PubMed
    6. Figueroa L, Shkryl VM, Blatter LA, Ríos E. Using two dyes with the same fluorophore to monitor cellular calcium concentration in an extended range. PLoS One. 2013; 8(2):e55778. PMID: 23409040.
      View in: PubMed
    7. Manno C, Sztretye M, Figueroa L, Allen PD, Ríos E. Dynamic measurement of the calcium buffering properties of the sarcoplasmic reticulum in mouse skeletal muscle. J Physiol. 2013 Jan 15; 591(2):423-42. PMID: 23148320.
      View in: PubMed
    8. Figueroa L, Shkryl VM, Zhou J, Manno C, Momotake A, Brum G, Blatter LA, Ellis-Davies GC, Ríos E. Synthetic localized calcium transients directly probe signalling mechanisms in skeletal muscle. J Physiol. 2012 Mar 15; 590(6):1389-411. PMID: 22310315.
      View in: PubMed
    9. Sztretye M, Yi J, Figueroa L, Zhou J, Royer L, Allen P, Brum G, Ríos E. Measurement of RyR permeability reveals a role of calsequestrin in termination of SR Ca(2+) release in skeletal muscle. J Gen Physiol. 2011 Aug; 138(2):231-47. PMID: 21788611.
      View in: PubMed
    10. Sztretye M, Yi J, Figueroa L, Zhou J, Royer L, Ríos E. D4cpv-calsequestrin: a sensitive ratiometric biosensor accurately targeted to the calcium store of skeletal muscle. J Gen Physiol. 2011 Aug; 138(2):211-29. PMID: 21788610.
      View in: PubMed
    Figueroa's Networks
    Click the "See All" links for more information and interactive visualizations!
    Concepts Expand Description
    Co-Authors Expand Description
    Similar People Expand Description
    Same Department Expand Description
    Physical Neighbors Expand Description