1. Rash LD. (2017) Chapter 3. Acid-sensing ion channel pharmacology, past, present and future... in: Advances in Pharmacology. Volume 79. Ion Channels Downunder. (D.P. Geraghty and L.D. Rash Eds) Elsevier, Amsterdam – in press: doi: 10.1016/bs.apha.2017.02.001.
  2. Wingerd JS, Mozar CA, Ussing CA, Murali SS, Chin YK-Y, Cristofori-Armstrong, Durek T, Gilchrist J, Vaughan CW, Bosmans F, Adams DJ, Lewis RJ, Alewood PF, Mobli M, Christie MJ & Rash LD (2017) The tarantula toxin β/δ-TRTX-Pre1a highlights the importance of the S1-S2 voltage-sensor region for sodium channel subtype selectivity. Scientific reports. Accepted March 26, 2017.
  3. Er SY, Cristofori-Armstrong B, Escoubas P & Rash LD (2017) Discovery and molecular interaction studies of a highly stable, tarantula peptide modulator of acid-sensing ion channel 1. Neuropharmacology. Accepted Feb 18, 2017. doi: 10.1016/j.neuropharm.2017.03.020
  4. Chassagnon IR, McCarthy CA, Chin YK-Y, Pineda SS, Keramidas A, Mobli M, Lynch JW, Widdop RE, Rash LD^ & King GF^. (2017) Potent neuroprotection after stroke afforded by a double-knot spider-venom peptide that inhibits acid-sensing ion channel 1a. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences U. S. A. Accepted Feb 6, 2017. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1614728114
  5. Cristofori-Armstrong B, Soh MS, Talwar S, Brown DL, Griffin JDO, Dekan Z, Stow JL, King GF, Lynch JW & Rash LD. (2015) Xenopus borealis as an alternative source of oocytes for biophysical and pharmacological studies of neuronal ion channels. Scientific Reports. 5. Article # 14763. doi: 10.1038/srep14763
  6. Saez NJ, Deplazes E, Cristofori-Armstrong B, Chassognon IR, Lin X, Mobli M, Mark AE, Rash LD^ & King GF^ (2015) Molecular dynamics and functional studies define a hot spot of crystal contacts essential for PcTx1 inhibition of acid-sensing ion channel 1a. British Journal of Pharmacology. 172(20), 4985-4995. doi10.1111/bph.13267
  7. Chow CY, Cristofori-Armstrong B, Undheim EAB, King GF & Rash LD. (2015) Three peptide modulators of the human voltage-gated sodium channel 1.7, an important analgesic target, from the venom of an Australian tarantula. Toxins, 7, 2494-2513. doi:10.3390/toxins7072494
  8. Simons C#, Rash LD#, Crawford J, Ma L, Cristofori-Armstrong B, Miller D, Ru K, Baillie GJ, Alanay Y, Jacquinet A, Debray F-G, Verloes A, Shen J, Yesil G, Guler S, Yuksel A, Cleary JG, Grimmond SM, McGaughran J, King GF, Gabbett MT & Taft RJ. (2015) Mutations in the voltage- gated potassium channel KCNH1 cause Temple–Baraitser syndrome and non-syndromic epilepsy. Nature Genetics, 41(1), 73-77.  doi: 10.1038/ng.3153
  9. Jensen JE, Cristofori-Armstrong B, Anangi R, Rosengren KJ, Lau CHY, Mobli M, Brust A, Alewood PF, King GF & Rash LD. (2014) Understanding the molecular basis of toxin promiscuity: The analgesic sea anemone peptide APETx2 interacts with ASIC3 and hERG channels via overlapping pharmacophores. Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 57(21), 9195-9203. doi10.1021/jm501400p
  10. Klint JK, Bereki G, Knapp O, Mobli M, King GF, Adams DJ, Alewood PF & Rash LD. (2014) Isolation, synthesis and characterization of w-TRTX-Cc1a, a novel tarantula venom peptide that selectively targets L-type CaV channels. Biochemical Pharmacology, 89(2), 276-286. doi: 10.1016/j.bcp.2014.02.008
  11. Schroeder C, Rash LD, Vila-Farrés X, Rosengren KJ, Mobli M, King GF, Alewood PF, Craik DJ & Durek T. (2014) Chemical synthesis, 3D structure, and ASIC binding site of the toxin Mambalgin-2. Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed., 53, 1017-1020. doi: 10.1002/anie.201308898
  12. Blanchard MG, Rash LD, Kellenberger S. (2012) Inhibition of voltage-gated Na+ currents in rat DRG neurons by the sea anemone toxin APETx2. British Journal of Pharmacology, 165, 2167-77.  doi: 10.1111/j.1476-5381.2011.01674.x
  13. Salinas M#, Rash LD#, Baron A#, Lambeau G, Escoubas P & Lazdunski M. (2006) The receptor site of the spider toxin PcTx1 on the proton-gated cation channel ASIC1a. Journal of Physiology – London, 570, 339-354. doi: 10.1113/jphysiol.2005.095810
  14. Bosmans F, Rash L, Zhu S, Diochot S, Lazdunski M, Escoubas P & Tytgat T. (2006) Four novel tarantula toxins as selective modulators of voltage-gated sodium channel subtypes. Molecular Pharmacology, 69, 419-429. doi: 10.1124/mol.105.015941
  15. Diochot S, Baron A, Rash L, Deval E, Escoubas P, Scarzello S, Salinas M & Lazdunski M. (2004) A new sea anemone peptide, APETx2, inhibits ASIC3, an important acid-sensitive ionic channel in sensory neurons. EMBO Journal, 23, 1516-1525. doi: 10.1038/sj.emboj.7600177
  16. Rash LD & Hodgson WC. (2002) Pharmacology and biochemistry of spider venoms. Toxicon, 40, 225-254. (review article) doi: 10.1016/S0041-0101(01)00199-4