Details of ongoing research at the Smooth Muscle Research Centre.
The urethra generates spontaneous myogenic tone which is thought to play a role in maintaining urinary continence. However, the mechanisms responsible for the generation of this tone are poorly understood.
(introduction on Corpus Cavernosum Physiology here)
(details on Corpus Cavernosum Physiology here)
(Introduction on Intracellular Imaging here)
(Details on Intracellular Imaging here)