Selected publications


  • Garré JM, Yang G, Bukauskas FF, Bennett MV. FGF-1 Triggers Pannexin-1 Hemichannel Opening in Spinal Astrocytes of Rodents and Promotes Inflammatory Responses in Acute Spinal Cord Slices. J Neurosci. 2016 Apr 27;36(17):4785-801. PMID: PMC27122036
  • Snipas M, Kraujalis T, Paulauskas N, Maciunas K, Bukauskas FF. Stochastic Model of Gap Junctions Exhibiting Rectification and Multiple Closed States of Slow Gates. Biophys J. 2016 Mar 29;110(6):1322-33. PMID: 27028642
  • Maciunas K, Snipas M, Paulauskas N, Bukauskas FF. Reverberation of excitation in neuronal networks interconnected through voltage-gated gap junction channels. J Gen Physiol. 2016 Mar;147(3):273-88. PMID: 26880752
  • Skatchkov SN, Bukauskas FF, Benedikt J, Inyushin M, Kucheryavykh YV.Intracellular spermine prevents acid-induced uncoupling of Cx43 gap junction channels. Neuroreport. 2015 Jun 17;26(9):528-32. PMCID: PMC4493885
  • Kalinowska M, Chávez AE, Lutzu S, Castillo PE, Bukauskas FF, Francesconi A. Actinin-4 Governs Dendritic Spine Dynamics and Promotes Their Remodeling by Metabotropic Glutamate Receptors. J Biol Chem. 2015 Jun 26;290(26):15909-20. PMID: 25944910
  • Snipas M, Pranevicius H, Pranevicius M, Pranevicius O, Paulauskas N, Bukauskas FF. Application of stochastic automata networks for creation of continuous time Markov chain models of voltage gating of gap junction channels. Biomed Res Int. 2015 Jun 26;290(26):15909-20. PMCID: 25705700
  • Palacios-Prado, N., Chapuis, S, Panjkovich, A., Fregeac, J., Nagy, J.I. and F.F. Bukauskas. Molecular determinants of magnesium-dependent synaptic plasticity at electrical synapses formed by connexin36. Nature Communications, 2014 Aug 19;5:4667. PMID: PMC4142521
  • Bukauskas FF. Cardiac Electrophysiology: From Cell to Bedside. 6-th ed. Zipes DP, Jalife J, editors. Philadelphia: ELSEVIER, SAUNDERS; 2014. Chapter 8, Molecular organization, gating and function of gap junction channels. p.85-94.
  • Majoul IV, Gao L, Betzig E, Onichtchouk D, Butkevich E, Kozlov Y, Bukauskas FF, Bennett MV, Lippincott-Schwartz J, Duden R. Fast structural responses of gap junction membrane domains to AB5 toxins. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013; 110:E4125-33. PMCID: PMC3816413
  • Lübkemeier I., Andrié R., Lickfett L., Bosen F., Stöckigt F., Dobrowolski R., Draffehn A.M., Fregeac, Schultze J.L., Bukauskas F.F., Schrickel J.W., Willecke K.. The Connexin40A96S mutation from a patient with atrial fibrillation causes decreased atrial conduction velocities and sustained episodes of induced atrial fibrillation in mice. J Mol Cell Cardiol. 2013, 65:19-32. Link
  • Rash J.E., Curti S., Davidson K.G., Kamasawa N., Srikant Nannapaneni, Palacios-Prado N., Flores C.E., Yasumura T., O’Brien J., Lynn B.D., Bukauskas F.F., Nagy J.I., Pereda A.E. Molecular and functional asymmetry at a vertebrate electrical synapse. Neuron. 79:957-69 (2013). Link
  • Lübkemeier I., Requardt R.P., Lin X., Sasse P., Andrié R., Schrickel J.W., Chkourko H., Bukauskas F.F., Kim J.S., Frank M., Malan D., Zhang J., Wirth A., Dobrowolski R., Mohler P.J., Offermanns S., Fleischmann B.K., Delmar M., Willecke K. Deletion of the last five C-terminal amino acid residues of connexin43 leads to lethal ventricular arrhythmias in mice without affecting coupling via gap junction channels. Basic Res Cardiol. 108:348 (2013). PMID: 23558439
  • Marandykina A., Palacios-Prado N., Rimkutė L., Skeberdis V.A., Bukauskas F.F. Regulation of connexin36 gap junction channels by n-alkanols and arachidonic acid. J Physiol. 591:2087-101 (2013). PMID: 23420660
  • Palacios-Prado N., Hoge G., Marandykina A., Rimkute L., Chapuis S., Paulauskas N., Skeberdis V.A., O'Brien J., Pereda A.E., Bennett M.V., Bukauskas F.F. Intracellular magnesium-dependent modulation of gap junction channels formed by neuronal connexin36. J Neurosci. 33:4741-53 (2013). PMID: 23486946
  • Wang N, De Vuyst E, Ponsaerts R, Boengler K, Palacios-Prado N, Wauman J, Lai CP, De Bock M, Decrock E, Bol M, Vinken M, Rogiers V, Tavernier J, Evans WH, Naus CC, Bukauskas FF, Sipido KR, Heusch G, Schulz R, Bultynck G, Leybaert L. Selective inhibition of Cx43 hemichannels by Gap19 and its impact on myocardial ischemia/reperfusion injury. Basic Res Cardiol. 2013 Jan; 108(1):309. Epub 2012 Nov 8. PMID: 23184389
  • Wang N, De Bock M, Antoons G, Gadicherla AK, Bol M, Decrock E, Evans WH, Sipido KR, Bukauskas FF, Leybaert L. Connexin mimetic peptides inhibit Cx43 hemichannel opening triggered by voltage and intracellular Ca2+ elevation. Basic Res Cardiol. 107(6):304. Epub 2012 Oct 21. PMID: 23095853
  • Bennett MV, Garré JM, Orellana JA, Bukauskas FF, Nedergaard M, Sáez JC. Connexin and pannexin hemichannels in inflammatory responses of glia and neurons. Brain Res. 1487:3-15 (2012).PMID: 22975435
  • Wang N, De Bock M, Decrock E, Bol M, Gadicherla A, Vinken M, Rogiers V, Bukauskas FF, Bultynck G, Leybaert L. Paracrine signaling through plasma membrane hemichannels. Biochim Biophys Acta. 1828:35-50 (2013).PMID: 22796188
  • Eugenin EA, Basilio D, Sáez JC, Orellana JA, Raine CS, Bukauskas F, Bennett MV, Berman JW. The role of gap junction channels during physiologic and pathologic conditions of the human central nervous system. J Neuroimmune Pharmacol. 7:499-518 (2012).PMID: 22438035
  • Bukauskas, F.F. Neurons and β-cells of pancreas express connexin36 forming gap junction channels exhibiting strong cationic selectivity. J. Membrane Biology. 245:243-53, 2012. PMID: 22752717
  • Paulauskas, N., Pranevicius, H., Mockus, J., Bukauskas, F.F. A stochastic 16-state model of voltage-gating of gap junction channels enclosing fast and slow gates. Biophysical J. 102:2471-80 (2012). PMID: 22713562
  • Palacios-Prado, N., Bukauskas, F.F.. Modulation of metabolic communication through gap junction channels by transjunctional voltage; synergistic and antagonistic effects of gating and ionophoresis. Bioch. et Biophysica Acta, 1818:1884-94 (2012). PMID: 21930112
  • Skeberdis, V.A., Rimkute, L., Skeberdyte, A., Paulauskas, N., Bukauskas, F.F. pH-dependent modulation of connexin-based gap junctional uncouplers. J. Physiology (London). 15:3495-506 (2011). PMID: 21606109
  • Garré JM, Retamal MA, Cassina P, Barbeito L, Bukauskas FF, Sáez JC, Bennett MV, Abudara V. FGF-1 induces ATP release from spinal astrocytes in culture and opens pannexin and connexin hemichannels. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A.107:22659-64 (2010). PMID: 21148774
  • Palacios-Prado, N., Briggs S.W., Skeberdis V.A., Pranevicius, M., Bennett M.V.L. Bukauskas F.F. pH-dependent modulation of voltage gating in connexin45 homotypic and connexin45/connexin43 heterotypic gap junctions. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 107: 9897-902, (2010). PMID: 20445098
  • Sonntag, S., Sohl, G., Dobrowolski, R., Zhang, J., Theis, M., Winterhager, E., Bukauskas, F.F., Willecke, K. Mouse lens connexin23(Gje1) does not form functional gap junction channels but causes enhanced ATP release from HeLa cells. Eur. J. Cell Biol. 88, 65–77 (2009). PMID: 18849090
  • Paulauskas, N., Pranevicius, M, Pranevicius, H., Bukauskas, F. A stochastic four-state model of contingent gating of gap junction channels containing two ‘fast’ gates sensitive to transjunctional voltage. Biophysical J. 96:3936-48 (2009). PMID: 19450466
  • Palacios-Prado N, Sonntag S, Skeberdis VA, Willecke K, Bukauskas F. Gating, permselectivity and pH-dependent modulation of channels formed by connexin57, a major connexin of horizontal cells in the mouse retina. J. Physiology (London). 587:3251-3269 (2009). PMID: 19433576
  • Palacios-Prado, N., Bukauskas, F. Heterotypic Gap Junction Channels as Voltage-Sensitive Valves for Intercellular Signalling. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. PMID: 19706392
  • Dobrowolski, R., Sasse, P., Schrickel, J.W., Watkins, M., Kim, J.S., Rackauskas, M., Troatz, C., Ghanem, A., Tiemann, K., Degen, J., Bukauskas, F., Civitelli, R., Lewalter, T., Fleischmann, B.K., Willecke, K. The conditional connexin43G138R mouse mutant represents a new model of hereditary oculodentodigital dysplasia in humans. Hum Mol Genet. 17(4):539-554 (2008). PMID: 18003637
  • Rackauskas, M., Kreuzberg, M.M., Pranevicius, M., Willecke, K., Verselis, V.K., Bukauskas, F. Gating properties of heterotypic gap junction channels formed of connexins 40, 43 and 45. Biophysical J. 92:1952-65 (2007). PMID: 17189315
  • Rackauskas, M., Verselis, V.K., Bukauskas, F. Permeability of homotypic and heterotypic gap junction channels formed of connexins, mCx30.2, Cx40, Cx43 and Cx45. Am. J. Physiol., Heart Circ. Physiol. H1729-36 (2007). PMID: 17557922
  • Abrams, C.K., Freidin, M.M., Verselis, V.K., Bargiello, T.A., Kelsell, D.P., Richard, G., Bennett, M.V.L., Bukauskas, F. Properties of human connexin 31, which is implicated in hereditary dermatological disease and deafness. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 103:5213-18 (2006). PMID: 16549784
  • Bukauskas, F.F., Kreuzberg, M.M., Rackauskas, M., Bukauskiene, A., Bennett, M.V.L., Verselis, V.K., Willecke, K. Properties of mouse connexin 30.2 and human connexin 31.9 hemichannels; implications for atrioventricular conduction in the heart. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 103:9726-31 (2006). PMID: 16772377
  • Bicego, M., Beltramello, M., Melchionda, S., Carella, M., Piazza, V., Zelante, L., Bukauskas, F.F., Arslan, E., Cama, E., Pantano, S., Bruzzone, R., D’Andrea, P., Mammano, F. Pathogenetic role of the deafness-related M34T mutation of Cx26. Human Molecular Genetics. 15:2569-87 (2006). PMID: 16849369
  • Kreuzberg, M.M., Willecke, K. Bukauskas, F. Connexin mediated cardiac impulse propagation: Connexin 30.2 slows atrioventricular conduction in mouse heart. Invited review in Trends in Cardiovascular Medicine. 16:266-272 (2006). PMID: 17055382
  • Beltramello, M., Piazza, V., Bukauskas, F., Pozzan, T., Mammano, F. Impaired permeability to Ins(1,4,5)P3 in a mutant connexin underlies recessive hereditary deafness. Nat Cell Biol. 7:63-9 (2005). PMID: 15592461
  • Srinivas, M., Kronengold, J., Bukauskas, F., Bargiello, T.A., Verselis, V.K. Correlative Studies of Gating in Cx46 and Cx50 Hemichannels and Gap Junction Channels. Biophysical J. 88:1725-39 (2005). PMID: 15596513
  • Kreuzberg, M.M., Söhl, G. Kim, J., Verselis, V.K., Willecke, K., Bukauskas, F. Functional properties of mouse connexin30.2 expressed in the conduction system of the heart. Circulation Research, 96:1169-1177 (2005). PMID: 15879306
  • Saez, J.C., Retamal, M.A., Basilio, D., Bukauskas, F., Bennett, M.V.L. Connexin-based gap junction hemichannels: gating mechanisms. Biochim Biophys Acta. 1711:215-24 (2005). PMID: 15955306
  • Contreras, J.E., Sanchez, H.A., Veliz, L.P., Bukauskas, F., Bennett, M.V., Saez, J.C. Role of connexin-based gap junction channels and hemichannels in ischemia-induced cell death in nervous tissue. Brain Res. Rev., 47:290-303 (2004). PMID: 15572178
  • Bukauskas, F.F., Verselis, V.K. Gap junction channel gating. Invited review in: Bioch. et Biophysica Acta, 1662:42-60 (2004). PMID: 15033578
  • Pereda, A., O’Brien, J., Nagy, J.I., Bukauskas, F., Davidson, K.G.V., Yasumura, T. and Rash, J.E. Connexin35 mediates dynamic electrical transmission at mixed synapses on Mauthner cells. J. of Neuroscience. 23: 7489-7503 (2003). PMID: 12930787
  • Kalvelyte, A., Imbrasaite, A. Bukauskiene, A., Verselis, V.K., Bukauskas, F. Connexins and apoptotic transformation. Biochemical Pharmacology, 66: 1661-72 (2003). PMID: 14555247
  • Contreras, J.E., Sáez, J. C., Bukauskas, F., Bennett, M.V.L. Gating and regulation of connexin 43 hemichannels. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA, 100(20):11388-93 (2003). PMID: 13130072
  • Kronengold, J., Trexler, E.B., Bukauskas, F., Bargiello, T.A., Verselis, V.K. Single channel SCAM identifies pore-lining residues in the first extracellular loop and first transmembrane domains of domain of Cx46 hemichannels. J. Gen. Physiology, 122: 398-405 (2003). PMID: 12975451
  • Abrams, C.K., Freidin, M., Bukauskas, F.F., Bargiello, T.A., Verselis, V.K. Bennett, M.V.L., Chen, L., Sahenk, Z. Pathogenesis of CMTX: differential effects of two mutations in connexin 32. J. of Neuroscience, 23: 10548-58 (2003). PMID: 14627639
  • Sáez, J.C., Contreras, J.E., Bukauskas, F., Retamal, M.A., Bennett, M.V.L. Gap junction hemichannels in astrocytes of the CNS. Acta Physiol Scand., 179: 9-22 (2003). PMID: 12940934
  • Bennett, M.V.L., Contreras, J.E., Bukauskas, F., Saez, J.C. Gap junction hemichannels: half a hole is better (or worse) than none. Trends in Neurosciences, 26(11):610-7 (2003). PMID: 14585601
  • Contreras, J.E., Sánchez, H., Eugenin, E., Speidel, D., Theis, M., Willecke, K., Bukauskas, F., Bennett M.V.L. and Sáez, JC. Metabolic inhibition induces opening of unapposed connexin43 gap junction hemichannels and reduces gap junctional communication in rat and mouse cortical astrocytes in culture. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA. 99: 495-500 (2002). PMID: 11756680
  • Bukauskas, F., Bukauskiene, A. and Verselis, V.K. Conductance and permeability of the residual state of connexin43 gap junction channels. J. Gen. Phys. 119:171-85 (2002). PMID: 11815667
  • Bukauskas, F., Bukauskiene, A., Verselis, V.K. and Bennett, M.V.L. Coupling asymmetry of heterotypic connexin 45/connexin 43-EGFP gap junctions: Properties of fast and slow gating mechanisms. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA 99:7113-18 (2002). PMID: 12011467
  • Verselis, V.K and Bukauskas, F.F. Connexin-GFPs shed light on regulation of cell-cell communication by gap junctions. Current Drug Targets, 3:483-99 (2002). PMID: 12448699
  • Teubner, B., Odermatt, B., Söhl, G., Güldenagel, M., Degen, J., Bukauskas, F., Kronengold, J., Verselis, V., Kozak, C., Schilling, K., Willecke, K.: Functional expression of the new gap junction gene connexin47 that is specifically transcribed in neurons of mouse CNS and spinal cord. J Neuroscience 21:1117-26 (2001). PMID: 11160382
  • Bukauskas, F., Bukauskiene, A., Bennett, M.V.L., Verselis, V.K.: Gating properties of gap junction channels assembled from connexin43 and connexin43 fused with green fluorescent protein. Biophysical J. 81, 137-52 (2001). PMID: 11423402
  • Bukauskas, F.: Inducing de novo formation of gap junction channels. In: Methods in Molecular Biology, Vol. 154: ‘Connexin: Methods and Protocols’. Editors, R. Bruzzone & C. Giaume, Humana Press pp: 379-393 (2001). PMID: 11218660
  • Bukauskas, F., Jordan, K., Bukauskiene, A., Bennett, M.V.L., Lampe, P.D., Laird D.W., Verselis, V.K. Clustering of connexin 43-enhansed green fluorescent protein gap junction channels and functional coupling in living cells. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA 97, 2556-2561 (2000). PMID: 10706639
  • Verselis, V.K., Trexler, E.B., Bukauskas, F. Connexin hemichannels and cell-cell channels: comparison of properties. Brazilian J. Med. Biol. Res. 33, 379-89 (2000). PMID: 10775302
  • Teubner, B., Degen, J., Söhl G., Güldenage, M., Bukauskas F., Trexler, E.B., Verselis V., De Zeeuw, C.I., Lee, C.G., Kozak, C.A., Petrasch-Parwez, E., Dermietzel, R., Willecke, K. Functional Expression of the Murine Connexin36 Gene Coding for a Neuron-Specific Gap Junctional Protein. J. Membr. Biol. 176: 249-62 (2000). PMID: 10931976
  • Trexler, E., Bukauskas F., Kronengold J., Bargiello, T., Verselis V.: The First Extracellular Loop Domain is a Major Determinant of Charge Selectivity in Connexin46 Channels. Biophysical J. 79: 3036-51 (2000). PMID: 11106610
  • Bukauskas, F., Peracchia, C.: Distinct Behaviors of Chemical and Voltage Sensitive Gates of Gap Junction Channel. Current topics in Membranes, V 49, edited by C. Peracchia, Academic Press, pp. 207-221, (2000). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S007021610861014X
  • Manthey, D., Bukauskas, F., Kozak, C., Willecke, K.: Molecular cloning and functional expression of mouse gap junction gene connexin57 in human HeLa cells. J. of Biological Chemistry 274:14716-23 (1999). PMID: 10329667
  • Trexler, E.B., Bukauskas, F., Bennett, M.V.L., Bargiello, T.A., Verselis, V.K. Gap junction pH sensitivity revised using the Cx46 hemichannel preparation. J. Gen. Phys. 113:721-42 (1999). PMID: 10228184
  • Weingart, R., Bukauskas, F.: Long-chain n-alkanols and arachidonic acid interfere with the Vm-sensitive gating mechanism of gap junction channels. Pflugers Archiv 435:310-19 (1998). PMID: 9382947
  • Bukauskas, F., Shrager, P., Peracchia, C.: Gating properties of gap junction channels in Schwann cells and fibroblasts isolated from the sciatic nerve of neonatal rats. In: Gap Junctions, edited by R.Werner, IOS Press, pp. 25-29 (1998).
  • Valiunas, V., Bukauskas, F., Weingart, R.: Conductance and ionic selectivity of connexin43 gap junction channels examined in neonatal rat heart cells. Circulation Research 80:708-19 (1997).http://circres.ahajournals.org/content/80/5/708
  • Bukauskas, F., Peracchia, C. Two distinct gating mechanisms in gap junction channels: a CO2sensitive and voltage sensitive. Biophys. J. 72:2137-42 (1997). PMID: 9129815
  • Bukauskas, F., Vogel, R., Weingart, R.: Biophysical properties of heterotypic gap junctions newly formed between two types of insect cells. J. Physiology (London) 499:701-14 (1997). PMID: 9130166
  • Haubrich, S., Schwarz, H., Bukauskas, F., Lichtenberg-Frate, H., Traub, O., Weingart, R., Willecke, K.: Incompatibility of connexin 40 and 43 hemichannels in gap junctions between mammalian cells is determined by intracellular domains. Mol. Biol. Cell 7:1995-2006 (1996). PMID: 8970160
  • Bukauskas, F., Elfgang, C., Willecke, K., Weingart, R.: Heterotypic gap junction channels (connexin26 - connexin32) violate the paradigm of unitary conductance. Pflugers Archiv 429: 870-72 (1995). PMID: 7603841
  • Bukauskas, F., Elfgang, C., Willecke, K., Weingart, R.: Biophysical properties of gap junction channels formed by mouse connexin 40 in induced pairs of transfected human HeLa cells. Biophys. J. 68: 2289-98 (1995). PMID: 7544165
  • Bukauskas, F., Weingart, R.: Voltage-dependent gating of single gap junction channels in an insect cell line. Biophys. J. 67: 613-625 (1994).
  • Bukauskas, F., Weingart, R.: Multiple conductances states of newly formed single gap junction channels. Pflugers Archiv 423: 152-54, (1993).
  • Bukauskas, F., Weingart, R.: Temperature dependence of gap junction properties in neonatal rat heart cells. Pflugers Archiv 423: 133-39 (1993).
  • Weingart, R., Bukauskas, F.: Gap junction channels of insects exhibit a residual conductance. Pflugers Archiv 424: 192-94 (1993).
  • Bukauskas, F., Kempf, C., Weingart, R.: Electrical coupling between cells of the insect Aedes albopictus. J.Physiol. (London) 448: 321-37 (1992).
  • Duivenvoorden, J.J., Bouman, L.N., Opthof, T., Bukauskas, F., Jongsma, H.J.: Effect of transmural vagal stimulation on electrotonic current spread in the rabbit sinoatrial node. Cardiovascular Research 26: 678-86 (1992).
  • Bukauskas, F., Kempf, C., Weingart, R.: Cytoplasmic bridges and gap junctions in an insect cell line (Aedes albopictus). J. Exp. Physiol. 77: 903-11 (1992).
  • Bukauskas, F., Bytautas, A., Gutman, A., Veteikis, R.: Simulation of passive electric properties in two- and three-dimensional anisotropic syncytial media. In: Intercellular Communication, edited by F. Bukauskas, Manchester University Press, pp. 203-217 (1991).
  • Duivenvoorden, J.J., Bouman, L.N., Bukauskas, F., Opthof, T., Jongsma, H.J.: Phase dependency of electrotonic spread of hyperpolarizing current pulses in the rabbit sinoatrial node. J. Mol. Cell. Cardiol. 22: 415-27 (1990).
  • Bouman, L.N., Duivenvoorden, J.J., Bukauskas, F., Jongsma, H.J.: Anisotropy of electrotonus in the sinoatrial node of the rabbit heart. J. Mol. Cell. Cardiol. 21: 407-18 (1989).
  • Bukauskas, F., Bitautas, A., Veteitis, R., Runkevichus K.: Effect of acetylcholine on the passive electrical properties and intercellular electrical link in the sinoatrial node of the rabbit heart. Biofizika 34: 728-32 (1989).
  • Adomonis, V.M., Bredikis, J.J., Bukauskas, F., Lukosevicius, K.K., Muckus, K.S., Saudargas, A.J.: Pacemaker shifting in the right atrium during vagus nerve stimulation in dogs. Bulletin Experimental'noi Biologii i Meditsiny, Periodical journal translated in English by Plenum Publishing Corporation, 103(4): 433-436 (1987).
  • Bredikis, J.J., Bukauskas, F., Zhebrauskas, R., Sakalauskas, J. Loschilov, V., Nevsky, V., Bredikis, A.J., Lekas, R.: Cryosurgical ablation of right parietal and septal accessory atrioventricular connections without the use of extracorporeal circulation. A new surgical technique. J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg. 20: 206-211 (1985).
  • Adomonis, V., Bredikis, J.J., Bukauskas, F., Muckus, K.: Changes in the localization of the cardiac pacemaker in the rabbit sinus node during hyperkalemia. Kardiologia 23: 67-71 (1983).
  • Bukauskas, F.: Electrophysiology of the normal-to-hypoxic transition zone. Circulation Research 51, 321-329 (1982).
  • Bukauskas, F., Gutman, A.M., Kisunas, K.J., Veteikis, R.P.: Electrical cell coupling in rabbit sino atrial node and atrium: Experimental and theoretical evaluation. In: Cardiac Rate and Rhythm, edited by L.W. Bouman, H.J. Jongsma, The Hague/Boston/London Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, pp. 195-214 (1982).
  • Bredikis, J.J., Bukauskas, F., Veteikis, R.P.: Decreased intercellular coupling after prolonged rapid stimulation in rabbit atrial muscle. Circulation Research 49: 815-820 (1981).
  • Bredikis, J.J., Zhebrauskas, R.I., Rimsha, E.D., Bukauskas, F., Lekas, R.K., Dumchius, A.S.: Peculiarities of operations on cardiac conduction pathways with preexcitation syndrome. Cardiology. 21: 27-32 (1981).
  • Bredikis, J.J., Zhebrauskas, R.I., Bukauskas, F., Rimsha, E.D., Dobkevichiene, A.P.: A technique for complete atrioventricular surgical block in treatment of tachysystolic cardiac rhythm disturbances. Surgery 11: 408-414 (1979).
  • Bredikis, J.J., Bukauskas, F., Mutskus, K.S.: Automatism of the sinus node and sinoatrial transmission of excitation under hypoxia. Cardiology. 4: 106-111 (1977).
  • Bukauskas, F., Veteikis, R.P., Gutman, A.M., Mutskus, K.S.: Intercellular electrical coupling in the sinoatrial node of rabbit heart. Biofizika 22: 108-112 (1977).
  • Bukauskas, F., Veteikis, R.P.: Passive electrical properties of AV node region of rabbit's heart. Biofizika 22: 499-504 (1977).
  • Bredikis, J.J., Bukauskas, F., Mutskus, K.S.: Effect of hypoxia on cellular interaction in the myocardium. Bulletin Experimental'noi Biologii i Meditsiny, Periodical journal translated in English by Plenum Publishing Corporation. 82: 1016-1019 (1976).
  • Bukauskas, F., Sakson, M.E., Kukushkin, N.I.: Discrete zones of electrical connection of Purkinje terminals with muscle fibers in the canine ventricle. Biofizika 21: 909-915 (1976).
  • Bukauskas, F., Veteikis, R.P., Gutman, A.M.: Electrical link between fibers of the myocardium and the genesis of the electrocardiogram. Biofizika 20: 117-120 (1975).
  • Kukushkin, N.I., Bukauskas, F., Sakson, M.E., Nasonova, V.V.: Anisotropy of stationary velocities and delays of extrasystole waves in the dog heart. Biofizika 20: 687-692 (1975).
  • Sakson, M.E., Bukauskas, F., Kukushkin, N.I., Nasonova, V.V.: Study of electrotonic distribution on the surface of cardiac structures. Biofizika 19: 1045-1050 (1974).
  • Bukauskas, F., Kukushkin, N.J., Sakson, M.J.: I. Model of a two-dimensional anisotropic syncytium. Communication I. Biofizika 19: 728-733 (1974).
  • Kukushkin, N.J., Bukauskas, F., Sakson, M.J.: II. Model of a two-dimensional anisotropic syncytium. Biofizika 19: 909-914 (1974).