1) Runsheng Jiao, Dan Cui, Stephani C. Wang, Dongyang Li and Yu-Feng Wang*. Interactions of the Mechanosensitive Channels with Extracellular Matrix, Integrins, and Cytoskeletal Network in Osmosensation. Frontiers in Molecular Neuroscience, 2017, 10:96.

2) Tong Li, Ping Wang, Stephani C. Wang and Yu-Feng Wang*. Approaches Mediating Oxytocin Regulation of the Immune System. Frontiers in Immunology, 2016, 7: 693.

     3) Stephani C. Wang, Fengmin Zhang, Hui Zhu, Chunmei Lv, Xiaoyu Liu, Yu-Feng Wang*, Danian Qin*, Scott N. Currie*. Suckling-induced burst discharges of supraoptic oxytocin neurons in rats: Prostaglandin mediation of oxytocin actions. International Journal of Advanced Research, 2016, 4: 7.

     4) Yu-Feng Wang* and Vladimir Parpura*. Central Role of Maladapted Astrocytic Plasticity in Ischemic Brain Edema Formation. Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience, 2016, 10: 129.

     5) Shu-Wei JiaXiao-Yu LiuStephani C. Wang and Yu-Feng Wang*. Vasopressin Hypersecretion- Associated Brain Edema Formation in Ischemic Stroke: Underlying Mechanisms. Journal of stroke and cerebrovascular diseases, 2016, 25(6): 1289-1300.

     6) Dan Hou, Feng Jin, Jiaoyan Li, Jie Lian, Mingyang Liu, Xinna Liu, Yanan Xu, Chaoyu Zhang, Chen Zhao, Shuwei Jia, Runsheng Jiao, Xiaoyu Liu, Xiaoran Wang, Ying Zhang and Yu-Feng Wang*. Model Roles of the hypothalamo-Neurohypophysial System in Neuroscience Study. Biochem Pharmacol (Los Angel), 2016, 5: 211. doi:10.4172/2167-0501.1000211.

     7) Xiaoyu LiuShuwei JiaYing Zhangand Yu-Feng Wang*. Pulsatile but not tonic secretion of oxytocin plays the role of anti-precancerous lesions of the mammary glands in rat dams separated from the pups during lactationMathews Journal of Neurology. 2016 11):002.

    8) Xiaoyu LiuDan HouJiao WangChunmei LvShuwei JiaYing ZhangRan WangHongbo JinHui Zhuand Yu-Feng Wang*. Expression of glial fibrillary acidic protein in astrocytes of rat supraoptic nucleus throughout estrous cycleNeuro endocrinology Letters. 2016, 37(1):41-45.

    9) Yu-Feng Wang*. Center Role of the Oxytocin-Secreting System in Neuroendocrine-Immune Network Revisited. Journal of Clinical & Experimental Neuroimmunology, 2016, 1: 1.

    10) Wang P, Yang H, Tian S, Wang L, Wang SC, Zhang F, Wang Y-F* (2015) Oxytocin-secreting system: a major part of the neuroendocrine center regulating immunologic activity. Journal of Neuroimmunology, 289, 152–161.

11) Wang YF*, Zhu H (2014) Mechanisms underlying astrocyte regulation of hypothalamic neuroendocrine neuron activity. Sheng Li Ke Xue Jin Zhan, 45(3):177-84

12) Wang Y-F*, Sun M-Y, Hou, Q, Hamilton KA (2013) GABAergic inhibition through synergistic astrocytic neuronal interaction transiently decreases vasopressin neuronal activity during hypoosmotic challenge. European Journal of Neuroscience, 37(8):1260-1269.

13) Wang Y-F*, Sun M-Y, Hou Q-L Parpura V* (2013) Hyposmolality differentially and spatiotemporally modulates levels of glutamine synthetase and serine racemase in rat supraoptic nucleus. Glia, 61(4):529-538.

14) Wang Y-F*, Negoro H*, Higuchi T* (2013) Lesions of hypothalamic mammillary body desynchronise milk-ejection bursts of rat bilateral supraoptic oxytocin neurones. Journal of Neuroendocrinology, 25, 67-75 (online in 2012).

15) Wang Y-F*, Liu L-X, Yang H-P (2011) Neurophysiological involvement in hypervolemic hyponatremia-evoked by hypersecretion of vasopressin. Translational Biomedicine. 2011; 2: 2. DOI: 10:3823/425.

16) Wang Y-F*, Hatton GI (2009) Oxytocin, lactation, and postpartum depression. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 3:  252-253.

17) Wang Y-F*, Hamilton KA (2009) Chronic versus acute interactions between supraoptic oxytocin neurons and astrocytes during lactation: roles of glial fibrillary acidic protein plasticity. TSW Neuroscience, Neurology and Psychiatry, 9, 1308-1320.

18) Wang Y-F*, Hatton GI* (2009) Astrocytic plasticity and patterned oxytocin neuronal activity: dynamic interactions J Neurosci. 29 (6):1743-1754.

19) Hatton, GI*, Wang Y-F* (2008) Neural mechanisms underlying the milk ejection burst and reflex. Prog Brain Res. 170: 155-166.

20) Wang Y-F*, Hatton GI. (2007) Interaction of extracellular signal-regulated protein kinase 1/2 with actin cytoskeleton in supraoptic oxytocin neurons and astrocytes: Role in burst firing. J  Neurosci, 27(50):13822–13834.

21) Wang Y-F*, Hatton GI. (2007) Dominant role of βγ subunits of G-proteins in oxytocin-evoked burst firing.  J  Neurosci. 27 (8): 1902-1912.

22) Wang Y-F*, Hatton GI. (2006) Mechanisms underlying oxytocin-induced excitation of supraoptic neurons: prostaglandin mediation of actin polymerization. J Neurophysiol. 95 (6): 3933-3947.

23) Wang Y-F*, Ponzio TA, Hatton GI. (2006) Autofeedback effects of progressively rising oxytocin concentrations on supraoptic oxytocin neuronal activity in slices from lactating rats. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 290 (5): R1191-1198.

24) Wang Y-F, Hatton GI. (2005) Burst firing of oxytocin neurons in male rat hypothalamic slices. Brain Res. 1032 (1-2): 36-43.

25) Wang Y-F, Hatton GI. (2004) Milk ejection burst-like electrical activity evoked in supraoptic oxytocin neurons in slices from lactating rats. J Neurophysiol. 91(5):2312-2321.

26) Wang Y-F, Gao XB, van Den Pol AN. (2001) Membrane properties underlying patterns of GABA-dependent action potentials in developing mouse hypothalamic neurons.  J Neurophysiol. 86: 1252-1265.

27) Wang Y-F, Shibuya I, Kabashima N, Setiadji VS, Isse T, Ueta Y, Yamashita H. (1998) Inhibition of spontaneous inhibitory postsynaptic currents (IPSC) by noradrenaline in rat supraoptic neurons through presynaptic α2-adrenoceptors. Brain Research 807(1-2): 61-69.

28) Wang Y-F, Negoro H, Honda K. (1997) Effect of interhemispheric sections of the hypothalamus on milk-ejection bursts of supraoptic oxytocin neurones during bilateral and unilateral suckling in the rat. Neurosci Letter 227:17-20.

29) Wang Y-F, Negoro H, Honda K. (1996) Milk ejection bursts of supraoptic oxytocin neurones during bilateral and unilateral suckling in the rat. J Neuroendocrinol  8: 427-431.

30) Wang Y-F*, Negoro H, Honda K. (1996) Amplitudes and time courses of milk ejection bursts of oxytocin neurons in the midbrain-hemitransected lactating rat. Brain Research 719: 203-206.

31) Wang Y-F, Negoro H, Honda K. (1995) Effects of hemitransection of the midbrain on milk-ejection burst of oxytocin neurones in lactating rat. Journal of Endocrinology 144: 463-470.

32) Wang Y-F, Cheng J, Cheng Z-P. (1990) Effects of amino acids on the membrane potential of toad oocytes and the underlying mechanism. Sheng Li Xue Bao 42:515-22.

33) Wang Y-F (2010) Oxytocin: the key to treating lactation-failure and associated diseases.  Invited online video Lecture (http://www.transbiomedicine.com), November 28, 2010