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  • Buettner JM, Kirmann T, Mentis GZ, Hallermann S, Simon CM
    Laser microscopy acquisition and analysis of premotor synapses in the murine spinal cord.
    STAR Protoc 2022; 3(1): 101236, ISSN 2666-1667
  • Buettner JM, Sowoidnich L, Gerstner F, Blanco-Redondo B, Hallermann S, Simon CM
    p53-dependent c-Fos expression is a marker but not executor for motor neuron death in spinal muscular atrophy mouse models.
    Front Cell Neurosci 2022; 16: 1038276, ISSN 1662-5102
  • Hawlitschek C, Brendel J, Gabriel P, Schierle K, Salameh A, Zimmer HG, Rassler B
    Antihypertensive and cardioprotective effects of different monotherapies and combination therapies in young spontaneously hypertensive rats - A pilot study.
    Saudi J Biol Sci 2022; 29(1): 339-345, ISSN 1319-562X
  • Hawlitschek C, Brendel J, Gabriel P, Schierle K, Salameh A, Zimmer HG, Rassler B
    How Effective Is a Late-Onset Antihypertensive Treatment? Studies with Captopril as Monotherapy and in Combination with Nifedipine in Old Spontaneously Hypertensive Rats.
    Biomedicines 2022; 10(8): 1964, ISSN 2227-9059
  • Hirrlinger J, Nimmerjahn A
    A perspective on astrocyte regulation of neural circuit function and animal behavior.
    Glia 2022; 70(8): 1554-1580, ISSN 0894-1491
  • Kowalleck U, Ahmed MAA, Koedel J, Schierle K, Salameh A, Rassler B
    Relaxin does not prevent development of hypoxia-induced pulmonary edema in rats.
    Pflugers Arch 2022; 474(10): 1053-1067, ISSN 0031-6768
  • Lippmann K, Klaft ZJ, Salar S, Hollnagel JO, Valero M, Maslarova A
    Status epilepticus induces chronic silencing of burster and dominance of regular firing neurons during sharp wave-ripples in the mouse subiculum.
    Neurobiol Dis 2022; 175: 105929, ISSN 0969-9961
  • Nimmerjahn A, Hirrlinger J
    Astrocyte regulation of neural circuit function and animal behavior.
    Glia 2022; 70(8): 1453-1454, ISSN 0894-1491
  • Rassler B, Hawlitschek C, Brendel J, Zimmer HG
    How Do Young and Old Spontaneously Hypertensive Rats Respond to Antihypertensive Therapy? Comparative Studies on the Effects of Combined Captopril and Nifedipine Treatment.
    Biomedicines 2022; 10(12): 3059, ISSN 2227-9059
  • Rassler B, Schwerdtfeger AR, Schwarz G, Pfurtscheller G
    Negative respiratory sinus arrhythmia (nRSA) in the MRI-scanner - a physiologic phenomenon observed during elevated anxiety in healthy persons.
    Physiol Behav 2022; 245: 113676, ISSN 0031-9384
  • Dreier JP, Winkler MKL, Major S, Horst V, Lublinsky S, Kola V, Lemale CL, Kang EJ, Maslarova A, Salur I, Lückl J, Platz J, Jorks D, Oliveira-Ferreira AI, Schoknecht K, Reiffurth C, Milakara D, Wiesenthal D, Hecht N, Dengler NF, Liotta A, Wolf S, Kowoll CM, Schulte AP, Santos E, Güresir E, Unterberg AW, Sarrafzadeh A, Sakowitz OW, Vatter H, Reiner M, Brinker G, Dohmen C, Shelef I, Bohner G, Scheel M, Vajkoczy P, Hartings JA, Friedman A, Martus P, Woitzik J
    Spreading depolarizations in ischaemia after subarachnoid haemorrhage, a diagnostic phase III study.
    Brain 2022; 145(4): 1264-1284, ISSN 0006-8950
  • Düking T, Spieth L, Berghoff SA, Piepkorn L, Schmidke AM, Mitkovski M, Kannaiyan N, Hosang L, Scholz P, Shaib AH, Schneider LV, Hesse D, Ruhwedel T, Sun T, Linhoff L, Trevisiol A, Köhler S, Pastor AM, Misgeld T, Sereda M, Hassouna I, Rossner MJ, Odoardi F, Ischebeck T, de Hoz L, Hirrlinger J, Jahn O, Saher G
    Ketogenic diet uncovers differential metabolic plasticity of brain cells.
    Sci Adv 2022; 8(37): 37, ISSN 2375-2548
  • Liu C, Cai X, Ritzau-Jost A, Kramer PF, Li Y, Khaliq ZM, Hallermann S, Kaeser PS
    An action potential initiation mechanism in distal axons for the control of dopamine release.
    Science 2022; 375(6587): 1378-1385, ISSN 0036-8075
  • Paul MM, Dannhäuser S, Morris L, Mrestani A, Hübsch M, Gehring J, Hatzopoulos GN, Pauli M, Auger GM, Bornschein G, Scholz N, Ljaschenko D, Müller M, Sauer M, Schmidt H, Kittel RJ, DiAntonio A, Vakonakis I, Heckmann M, Langenhan T
    The human cognition-enhancing CORD7 mutation increases active zone number and synaptic release.
    Brain 2022; 145(11): 3787-3802, ISSN 0006-8950
  • Peters A, Rabe P, Liebing AD, Krumbholz P, Nordström A, Jäger E, Kraft R, Stäubert C
    Hydroxycarboxylic acid receptor 3 and GPR84 - Two metabolite-sensing G protein-coupled receptors with opposing functions in innate immune cells.
    Pharmacol Res 2022; 176: 106047, ISSN 1043-6618
  • Pfurtscheller G, Blinowska KJ, Kaminski M, Rassler B, Klimesch W
    Processing of fMRI-related anxiety and information flow between brain and body revealed a preponderance of oscillations at 0.15/0.16 Hz.
    Sci Rep 2022; 12(1): 9117, ISSN 2045-2322
  • Rabe P, Liebing AD, Krumbholz P, Kraft R, Stäubert C
    Succinate receptor 1 inhibits mitochondrial respiration in cancer cells addicted to glutamine.
    Cancer Lett 2022; 526(): 91-102, ISSN 0304-3835
  • Tisdale S, Van Alstyne M, Simon CM, Mentis GZ, Pellizzoni L
    SMN controls neuromuscular junction integrity through U7 snRNP.
    Cell Rep 2022; 40(12): 111393, ISSN 2211-1247


  • Appelt P, Gabriel P, Bölter C, Fiedler N, Schierle K, Salameh A, Rassler B
    Left ventricular depression and pulmonary edema in rats after short-term normobaric hypoxia: effects of adrenergic blockade and reduced fluid load.
    Pflugers Arch 2021; 473(11): 1723-1735, ISSN 0031-6768
  • Vera J., Lippmann K.*
    Post-stroke epileptogenesis is associated with altered intrinsic properties of hippocampal pyramidal neurons leading to increased theta resonance.
    *These authors contributed equally
    Neurobiol Dis. 2021; 156:105425
  • Köhler S, Winkler U, Hirrlinger J. (2021)
    Heterogeneity of Astrocytes in Grey and White Matter.
    Neurochem Res. 46(1):3-14.
  • Eshra A, Schmidt H, Eilers J, Hallermann S
    Calcium dependence of neurotransmitter release at a high fidelity synapse.
    Elife 2021; 10: e70408 ISSN 2050-084X
  • Hülsmann S, Hagos L, Eulenburg V, Hirrlinger J
    Inspiratory Off-Switch Mediated by Optogenetic Activation of Inhibitory Neurons in the preBötzinger Complex In Vivo.
    Int J Mol Sci 2021; 22(4): 2019 ISSN 1422-0067
  • Köhler S, Winkler U, Hirrlinger J
    Heterogeneity of Astrocytes in Grey and White Matter.
    Neurochem Res 2021; 46(1): 3-14 ISSN 0364-3190
  • Ritzau-Jost A, Tsintsadze T, Krueger M, Ader J, Bechmann I, Eilers J, Barbour B, Smith SM, Hallermann S
    Large, Stable Spikes Exhibit Differential Broadening in Excitatory and Inhibitory Neocortical Boutons.
    Cell Rep 2021; 34(2): 108612 ISSN 2211-1247
  • Schoknecht K, Kikhia M, Lemale CL, Liotta A, Lublinsky S, Mueller S, Boehm-Sturm P, Friedman A, Dreier JP
    The role of spreading depolarizations and electrographic seizures in early injury progression of the rat photothrombosis stroke model.
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 2021; 41(2): 413-430 ISSN 0271-678X
  • Simon CM, Blanco-Redondo B, Buettner JM, Pagiazitis JG, Fletcher EV, Sime Longang JK, Mentis GZ
    Chronic pharmacological increase of neuronal activity improves sensory-motor dysfunction in spinal muscular atrophy mice.
    J Neurosci 2021; 41(2): 376-389 ISSN 0270-6474
  • Berndt N, Kovács R, Schoknecht K, Rösner J, Reiffurth C, Maechler M, Holzhütter HG, Dreier JP, Spies C, Liotta A
    Low neuronal metabolism during isoflurane-induced burst suppression is related to synaptic inhibition while neurovascular coupling and mitochondrial function remain intact.
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 2021; 41(10): 2640-2655 ISSN 0271-678X
  • Braune J, Lindhorst A, Fröba J, Hobusch C, Kovacs P, Blüher M, Eilers J, Bechmann I, Gericke M
    Multinucleated Giant Cells in Adipose Tissue Are Specialized in Adipocyte Degradation.
    Diabetes 2021; 70(2): 538-548 ISSN 0012-1797
  • Hörning M, Bullmann T, Shibata T
    Local Membrane Curvature Pins and Guides Excitable Membrane Waves in Chemotactic and Macropinocytic Cells - Biomedical Insights From an Innovative Simple Model.
    Front Cell Dev Biol 2021; 9: 670943 ISSN 2296-634X
  • Kong L, Valdivia DO, Simon CM, Hassinan CW, Delestrée N, Ramos DM, Park JH, Pilato CM, Xu X, Crowder M, Grzyb CC, King ZA, Petrillo M, Swoboda KJ, Davis C, Lutz CM, Stephan AH, Zhao X, Weetall M, Naryshkin NA, Crawford TO, Mentis GZ, Sumner CJ
    Impaired prenatal motor axon development necessitates early therapeutic intervention in severe SMA.
    Sci Transl Med 2021; 13(578): 1-30 ISSN 1946-6234
  • Lindhorst A, Raulien N, Wieghofer P, Eilers J, Rossi FMV, Bechmann I, Gericke M
    Adipocyte death triggers a pro-inflammatory response and induces metabolic activation of resident macrophages.
    Cell Death Dis 2021; 12(6): 579 ISSN 2041-4889
  • Mrestani A, Pauli M, Kollmannsberger P, Repp F, Kittel RJ, Eilers J, Doose S, Sauer M, Sirén AL, Heckmann M, Paul MM
    Active zone compaction correlates with presynaptic homeostatic potentiation.
    Cell Rep 2021; 37(1): 109770 ISSN 2211-1247
  • Pfurtscheller G, Blinowska KJ, Kaminski M, Schwerdtfeger AR, Rassler B, Schwarz G, Klimesch W
    Processing of fMRI-related anxiety and bi-directional information flow between prefrontal cortex and brain stem.
    Sci Rep 2021; 11(1): 22348 ISSN 2045-2322
  • Pfurtscheller G, Schwerdtfeger AR, Rassler B, Andrade A, Schwarz G
    MRI-related anxiety can induce slow BOLD oscillations coupled with cardiac oscillations.
    Clin Neurophysiol 2021; 132(9): 2083-2090 ISSN 1388-2457
  • Sell J, Haselmann H, Hallermann S, Hust M, Geis C
    Autoimmune encephalitis: novel therapeutic targets at the preclinical level.
    Expert Opin Ther Targets 2021; 25(1): 37-47 ISSN 1472-8222


  • Bornschein, G, Brachtendorf, S and Schmidt, H
    Developmental Increase of Neocortical Presynaptic Efficacy via Maturation of Vesicle Replenishment
    Front Synaptic Neurosci; 2019; 11: 36 10.3389/fnsyn.2019.00036
  • Dannhauser, S, Lux, TJ, Hu, C, Selcho, M, Chen, JT, Ehmann, N, Sachidanandan, D, Stopp, S, Pauls, D, Pawlak, M, Langenhan, T, Soba, P, Rittner, HL and Kittel, RJ
    Antinociceptive modulation by the adhesion GPCR CIRL promotes mechanosensory signal discrimination
    Elife; 2020; 9: 10.7554/eLife.56738
  • Köhler, S, Schmidt, H, Fulle, P, Hirrlinger, J and Winkler, U
    A Dual Nanosensor Approach to Determine the Cytosolic Concentration of ATP in Astrocytes
    Front Cell Neurosci; 2020; 14: 565921 10.3389/fncel.2020.565921
  • Schoknecht, K, Kikhia, M, Lemale, CL, Liotta, A, Lublinsky, S, Mueller, S, Boehm-Sturm, P, Friedman, A and Dreier, JP
    The role of spreading depolarizations and electrographic seizures in early injury progression of the rat photothrombosis stroke model
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab; 2020; 271678X20915801 10.1177/0271678X20915801
  • Simon, CM, Blanco-Redondo, B, Buettner, JM, Pagiazitis, JG, Fletcher, EV, Sime Longang, JK and Mentis, GZ
    Chronic pharmacological increase of neuronal activity improves sensory-motor dysfunction in spinal muscular atrophy mice
    J Neurosci; 2020; 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2142-20.2020
  • Straub, I, Witter, L, Eshra, A, Hoidis, M, Byczkowicz, N, Maas, S, Delvendahl, I, Dorgans, K, Savier, E, Bechmann, I, Krueger, M, Isope, P and Hallermann, S
    Gradients in the mammalian cerebellar cortex enable Fourier-like transformation and improve storing capacity
    Elife; 2020; 9: 10.7554/eLife.51771
  • Trevisiol, A, Kusch, K, Steyer, AM, Gregor, I, Nardis, C, Winkler, U, Köhler, S, Restrepo, A, Mobius, W, Werner, HB, Nave, KA and Hirrlinger, J
    Structural myelin defects are associated with low axonal ATP levels but rapid recovery from energy deprivation in a mouse model of spastic paraplegia
    PLoS Biol; 2020; 18: e3000943 10.1371/journal.pbio.3000943
  • Braune, J, Lindhorst, A, Froba, J, Hobusch, C, Kovacs, P, Bluher, M, Eilers, J, Bechmann, I and Gericke, M
    Multinucleated Giant Cells in Adipose Tissue are Specialized in Adipocyte Degradation
    Diabetes; 2020; 10.2337/db20-0293
  • Brebner, LS, Ziminski, JJ, Margetts-Smith, G, Sieburg, MC, Reeve, HM, Nowotny, T, Hirrlinger, J, Heintz, TG, Lagnado, L, Kato, S, Kobayashi, K, Ramsey, LA, Hall, CN, Crombag, HS and Koya, E
    The Emergence of a Stable Neuronal Ensemble from a Wider Pool of Activated Neurons in the Dorsal Medial Prefrontal Cortex during Appetitive Learning in Mice
    J Neurosci; 2020; 40: 395-410 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1496-19.2019
  • Falck, J, Bruns, C, Hoffmann-Conaway, S, Straub, I, Plautz, EJ, Orlando, M, Munawar, H, Rivalan, M, Winter, Y, Izsvak, Z, Schmitz, D, Hamra, FK, Hallermann, S, Garner, CC and Ackermann, F
    Loss of Piccolo Function in Rats Induces Cerebellar Network Dysfunction and Pontocerebellar Hypoplasia Type 3-like Phenotypes
    J Neurosci; 2020; 40: 2943-2959 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2316-19.2020
  • Gozes, I, Nalivaeva, NN, Hirrlinger, J, Blumrich, EM and Turner, AJ
    Molecular Mechanisms of Cognitive Impairment and Intellectual Disability-Virtual ESN Mini-Conference in Conjunction with the FENS Forum, July 11-15, 2020
    J Mol Neurosci; 2020; 70: 1927-1933 10.1007/s12031-020-01718-1
  • Kaiser, N, Pätz, C, Brachtendorf, S, Eilers, J and Bechmann, I
    Undisturbed climbing fiber pruning in the cerebellar cortex of CX3 CR1-deficient mice
    Glia; 2020; 68: 2316-2329 10.1002/glia.23842
  • Korn, J, Schackermann, D, Kirmann, T, Bertoglio, F, Steinke, S, Heisig, J, Ruschig, M, Rojas, G, Langreder, N, Wenzel, EV, Roth, KDR, Becker, M, Meier, D, van den Heuvel, J, Hust, M, Dubel, S and Schubert, M
    Baculovirus-free insect cell expression system for high yield antibody and antigen production
    Sci Rep; 2020; 10: 21393 10.1038/s41598-020-78425-9
  • Kusick, GF, Chin, M, Raychaudhuri, S, Lippmann, K, Adula, KP, Hujber, EJ, Vu, T, Davis, MW, Jorgensen, EM and Watanabe, S
    Synaptic vesicles transiently dock to refill release sites
    Nat Neurosci; 2020; 23: 1329-1338 10.1038/s41593-020-00716-1
  • Meloni, I, Sachidanandan, D, Thum, AS, Kittel, RJ and Murawski, C
    Controlling the behaviour of Drosophila melanogaster via smartphone optogenetics
    Sci Rep; 2020; 10: 17614 10.1038/s41598-020-74448-4
  • Natsubori, A, Tsunematsu, T, Karashima, A, Imamura, H, Kabe, N, Trevisiol, A, Hirrlinger, J, Kodama, T, Sanagi, T, Masamoto, K, Takata, N, Nave, KA, Matsui, K, Tanaka, KF and Honda, M
    Intracellular ATP levels in mouse cortical excitatory neurons varies with sleep-wake states
    Commun Biol; 2020; 3: 491 10.1038/s42003-020-01215-6
  • Peters, A, Rabe, P, Krumbholz, P, Kalwa, H, Kraft, R, Schöneberg, T and Stäubert, C
    Natural biased signaling of hydroxycarboxylic acid receptor 3 and G protein-coupled receptor 84
    Cell Commun Signal; 2020; 18: 31 10.1186/s12964-020-0516-2
  • Röthe, J, Kraft, R, Schöneberg, T and Thor, D
    Exploring G protein-coupled receptor signaling in primary pancreatic islets
    Biol Proced Online; 2020; 22: 4 10.1186/s12575-019-0116-y
  • Pfurtscheller, G, Schwerdtfeger, AR, Rassler, B, Andrade, A, Schwarz, G and Klimesch, W
    Verification of a Central Pacemaker in Brain Stem by Phase-Coupling Analysis Between HR Interval- and BOLD-Oscillations in the 0.10-0.15 Hz Frequency Band
    Front Neurosci; 2020; 14: 922 10.3389/fnins.2020.00922
  • Sell, J, Haselmann, H, Hallermann, S, Hust, M and Geis, C
    Autoimmune encephalitis: novel therapeutic targets at the preclinical level
    Expert Opin Ther Targets; 2020; 10.1080/14728222.2021.1856370


  • Wagner W, Lippmann K, Heisler FF, Gromova KV, Lombino FL, Roesler MK, Pechmann Y, Hornig S, Schweizer M, Polo S, Schwarz JR, Eilers J, Kneussel M
    Myosin VI Drives Clathrin-Mediated AMPA Receptor Endocytosis to Facilitate Cerebellar Long-Term Depression.
    Cell Rep 2019; 28(1): 11-20
  • Scholz N, Ehmann N, Sachidanandan D, Imig C, Cooper BH, Jahn O, Reim K, Brose N, Meyer J, Lamberty M, Altrichter S, Bormann A, Hallermann S, Pauli M, Heckmann M, Stigloher C, Langenhan T, Kittel RJ
    Complexin cooperates with Bruchpilot to tether synaptic vesicles to the active zone cytomatrix.
    J Cell Biol 2019; 218(3): 1011-1026
  • Pfurtscheller G, Rassler B, Schwerdtfeger AR, Klimesch W, Andrade A, Schwarz G, Thayer JF
    "Switch-Off" of Respiratory Sinus Arrhythmia May Be Associated With the Activation of an Oscillatory Source (Pacemaker) in the Brain Stem.
    Front Physiol 2019; 10: 939-946
  • Hülsmann S, Oke Y, Mesuret G, Latal AT, Fortuna MG, Niebert M, Hirrlinger J, Fischer J, Hammerschmidt K
    The postnatal development of ultrasonic vocalization-associated breathing is altered in glycine Transporter 2-deficient mice.
    J Physiol 2019; 597(1): 173-191
  • Baeza-Lehnert F, Saab AS, Gutiérrez R, Larenas V, Díaz E, Horn M, Vargas M, Hösli L, Stobart J, Hirrlinger J, Weber B, Barros LF
    Non-Canonical Control of Neuronal Energy Status by the Na+ Pump.
    Cell Metab 2019; 29(3): 668-680
  • Eshra A, Hirrlinger P, Hallermann S
    Enriched Environment Shortens the Duration of Action Potentials in Cerebellar Granule Cells.
    Front Cell Neurosci 2019; 13: 289
  • Byczkowicz N, Eshra A, Montanaro J, Trevisiol A, Hirrlinger J, Kole MH, Shigemoto R, Hallermann S
    HCN channel-mediated neuromodulation can control action potential velocity and fidelity in central axons.
    Elife 2019; 8: 1-26
  • Bolter C, Gabriel P, Appelt P, Salameh A, Schierle K, Rassler B
    Effects of Adrenergic Agonists and Antagonists on Cardiopulmonary Function During Normobaric Hypoxia in Rat.
    Front Physiol 2019; 10: 860
  • Pätz C, Brachtendorf S, Eilers J.
    Developmental Easing of Short-Term Depression in "Winner" Climbing Fibers.
    Front Cell Neurosci. 2019 May 1;13:183. doi: 10.3389/fncel.2019.00183. eCollection 2019.
  • Lerchundi R, Kafitz KW, Winkler U, Färfers M, Hirrlinger J, Rose CR.
    FRET-based imaging of intracellular ATP in organotypic brain slices.
    J Neurosci Res. 2019 Aug;97(8):933-945. doi: 10.1002/jnr.24361. Epub 2018 Dec 1.
  • Stegner D, Hofmann S, Schuhmann MK, Kraft P, Herrmann AM, Popp S, Höhn M, Popp M, Klaus V, Post A, Kleinschnitz C, Braun A, Meuth SG, Lesch KP, Stoll G, Kraft R, Nieswandt B. 
    Loss of Orai2-mediated capacitative Ca2+ entry is neuro-protective in acute ischemic stroke. 
    Stroke 2019; 50:3238-3245
  • Röthe J, Thor D, Winkler J, Knierim AB, Binder C, Huth S, Kraft R, Rothemund S, Schöneberg T, Prömel S.  
    Involvement of the adhesion GPCRs latrophilins in the regulation of insulin release. 
    Cell Rep 2019; 26:1573-1584
  • Schmidt H. (2019)
    Control of Presynaptic Parallel Fiber Efficacy by Activity Dependent Regulation of the Number of Occupied Release Sites.
    Front Syst Neurosci 2019; 13: 30
  • Bornschein, G., Eilers J. and Schmidt, H. (2019)
    Neocortical High Probability Release Sites are Formed by Distinct Ca2+ Channel to Release Sensor Topographies During Development.
    Cell Rep 2019; 28(6): 1410-1418
  • Bornschein, G., Eilers J. and Schmidt, H.(2019)
    Neocortical High Probability Release Sites are Formed by Distinct Ca2+ Channel to Release Sensor Topographies During Development.


  • Byczkowicz N, Ritzau-Jost A, Delvendahl I, Hallermann S
    How to maintain active zone integrity during high-frequency transmission.
    Neurosci Res 2018; 127: 61-69
  • Freitag S, Hallebach S, Baumann I, Kalischewski P, Rassler B
    Effects of long-term respiratory muscle endurance training on respiratory and functional outcomes in patients with Myasthenia Gravis.
    Respir Med 2018; 144: 7-15
  • Kusch V, Bornschein G, Loreth D, Bank J, Jordan J, Baur D, Watanabe M, Kulik A, Heckmann M, Eilers J, Schmidt H
    Munc13-3 Is Required for the Developmental Localization of Ca2+ Channels to Active Zones and the Nanopositioning of Cav2.1 Near Release Sensors.
    Cell Rep 2018; 22(8): 1965-1973
  • Köhler S, Winkler U, Sicker M, Hirrlinger J
    NBCe1 mediates the regulation of the NADH/NAD+ redox state in cortical astrocytes by neuronal signals.
    Glia 2018; 66(10): 2233-2245
  • Naumann G, Lippmann K, Eilers J
    Photophysical properties of Na+-indicator dyes suitable for quantitative two-photon fluorescence-lifetime measurements.
    J Microsc 2018; 272(2): 136-144
  • Oheim M, Schmidt E, Hirrlinger J
    Local energy on demand: Are spontaneous astrocytic Ca2+-microdomains the regulatory unit for astrocyte-neuron metabolic cooperation?
    Brain Res Bull 2018; 136: 54-64
  • Patz C, Brachtendorf S, Eilers J
    The transgenic mouse line Igsf9-eGFP allows targeted stimulation of inferior olive efferents.
    J Neurosci Methods 2018; 296: 84-92
  • Rassler B, Schwerdtfeger A, Aigner CS, Pfurtscheller G
    Switch-Off of Respiratory Sinus Arrhythmia Can Occur in a Minority of Subjects During Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI).
    Front Physiol 2018; 9: 1688
  • Ritzau-Jost A, Hallermann S
    Presynaptic Calcium En Passage through the Axon.
    Biophys J 2018; 115(7): 1143-1145
  • Ritzau-Jost A, Jablonski L, Viotti J, Lipstein N, Eilers J, Hallermann S
    Apparent calcium dependence of vesicle recruitment.
    J Physiol 2018; 596(19): 4693-4707
  • Schleinitz D, Seidel A, Stassart R, Klammt J, Hirrlinger PG, Winkler U, Köhler S, Heiker JT, Schönauer R, Bialek J, Krohn K, Hoffmann K, Kovacs P, Hirrlinger J
    Novel Mutations in the Asparagine Synthetase Gene (ASNS) Associated With Microcephaley.
    Front Genet 2018; 9: 245
  • Barros LF, Bolanos JP, Bonvento G, Bouzier-Sore AK, Brown A, Hirrlinger J, Kasparov S, Kirchhoff F, Murphy AN, Pellerin L, Robinson MB, Weber B
    Current technical approaches to brain energy metabolism.
    Glia 2018; 66(6): 1138-1159
  • Eckerich T, Blum K, Milenkovic I, Engel J
    Fast Ca2+ Transients of Inner Hair Cells Arise Coupled and Uncoupled to Ca2+ Waves of Inner Supporting Cells in the Developing Mouse Cochlea.
    Front Mol Neurosci 2018; 11: 264
  • Haselmann H, Mannara F, Werner C, Planagumà J, Miguez-Cabello F, Schmidl L, Grünewald B, Petit-Pedrol M, Kirmse K, Classen J, Demir F, Klöcker N, Soto D, Doose S, Dalmau J, Hallermann S, Geis C
    Human Autoantibodies against the AMPA Receptor Subunit GluA2 Induce Receptor Reorganization and Memory Dysfunction.
    Neuron 2018; 100(1): 91-105
  • Khan MT, Liu J, Nerlich J, Tang Y, Franke H, Illes P
    Regulation of P2X7 receptor function of neural progenitor cells in the hippocampal subgranular zone by neuronal activity in the dentate gyrus.
    Neuropharmacology 2018; 140: 139-149
  • Looser ZJ, Barrett MJP, Hirrlinger J, Weber B, Saab AS
    Intravitreal AAV-Delivery of Genetically Encoded Sensors Enabling Simultaneous Two-Photon Imaging and Electrophysiology of Optic Nerve Axons.
    Front Cell Neurosci 2018; 12: 377
  • Oke Y, Miwakeich F, Oku Y, Hirrlinger J, Hülsmann S
    Cell Type-Dependent Activation Sequence During Rhythmic Bursting in the PreBötzinger Complex in Respiratory Rhythmic Slices From Mice.
    Front Physiol 2018; 9: 1586
  • Volkenhoff A, Hirrlinger J, Kappel JM, Klambt C, Schirmeier S
    Live imaging using a FRET glucose sensor reveals glucose delivery to all cell types in the Drosophila brain.
    J Insect Physiol 2018; 106(Pt 1): 55-64


  • Byczkowicz N, Ritzau-Jost A, Delvendahl I, Hallermann S
    How to maintain active zone integrity during high-frequency transmission.
    Neurosci Res 2017; 00: 1-9
  • Jovanovic S, Radulovic T, Coddou C, Dietz B, Nerlich J, Stojilkovic SS, Rubsamen R, Milenkovic I
    Tonotopic action potential tuning of maturing auditory neurons through endogenous ATP.
    J Physiol 2017; 595(4): 1315-1337
  • Lippmann K, Kamintsky L, Kim SY, Lublinsky S, Prager O, Nichtweiss JF, Salar S, Kaufer D, Heinemann U, Friedman A
    Epileptiform activity and spreading depolarization in the blood-brain barrier-disrupted peri-infarct hippocampus are associated with impaired GABAergic inhibition and synaptic plasticity.
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 2017; 37(5): 1803-1819
  • Thoss F, Bartsch B
    A model of the FAD redox cycle describes the dynamics of the effect of the geomagnetic field on the human visual system.
    Biol Cybern 2017; 111(5-6): 347-352
  • Trevisiol A, Saab AS, Winkler U, Marx G, Imamura H, Mobius W, Kusch K, Nave KA, Hirrlinger J
    Monitoring ATP dynamics in electrically active white matter tracts.
    Elife 2017; 6: e24241
  • Barros LF, Bolanos JP, Bonvento G, Bouzier-Sore AK, Brown A, Hirrlinger J, Kasparov S, Kirchhoff F, Murphy AN, Pellerin L, Robinson MB, Weber B
    Current technical approaches to brain energy metabolism.
    Glia 2017;
  • Milikovsky DZ, Weissberg I, Kamintsky L, Lippmann K, Schefenbauer O, Frigerio F, Rizzi M, Sheintuch L, Zelig D, Ofer J, Vezzani A, Friedman A
    Electrocorticographic Dynamics as a Novel Biomarker in Five Models of Epileptogenesis.
    J Neurosci 2017; 37(17): 4450-4461
  • Schmidt N, Kollewe A, Constantin CE, Henrich S, Ritzau-Jost A, Bildl W, Saalbach A, Hallermann S, Kulik A, Fakler B, Schulte U
    Neuroplastin and Basigin Are Essential Auxiliary Subunits of Plasma Membrane Ca2+-ATPases and Key Regulators of Ca2+ Clearance.
    Neuron 2017; 96(4): 827-838
  • Volkenhoff A, Hirrlinger J, Kappel JM, Klambt C, Schirmeier S
    Live imaging using a FRET glucose sensor reveals glucose delivery to all cell types in the Drosophila brain.
    J Insect Physiol 2017;
  • Wagner L, Pannicke T, Rupprecht V, Frommherz I, Volz C, Illes P, Hirrlinger J, Jagle H, Egger V, Haydon PG, Pfrieger FW, Grosche A
    Suppression of SNARE-dependent exocytosis in retinal glial cells and its effect on ischemia-induced neurodegeneration.
    Glia 2017; 65(7): 1059-1071
  • Weise D, Mann J, Rumpf JJ, Hallermann S, Classen J
    Differential Regulation of Human Paired Associative Stimulation-Induced and Theta-Burst Stimulation-Induced Plasticity by L-type and T-type Ca2+ Channels.
    Cereb Cortex 2017; 27(8): 4010-4021
  • Doussau F, Schmidt H, Dorgans K, Valera A M, Poulain B and Isope P
    Frequency-dependent mobilization of heterogeneous pools of synaptic vesicles shapes presynaptic plasticity
    eLife 6:e28935 doi: 10.7554/eLife.28935
  • Nerlich J, Rübsamen R, Milenkovic I
    Developmental Shift of Inhibitory Transmitter Content at a Central Auditory Synapse
    Front. Cell. Neurosci., 19 July 2017
  • Winkler U, Seim P, Enzbrenner Y, Köhler S, Sicker M, Hirrlinger J
    Activity dependent modulation of intracellular ATP in cultured cortical astrocytes.
    J. Neurosci. Res. (in press)
  • Kawabe A, Mitkovski M, Kaeser PS, Hirrlinger J, Opazo F, Nestvogel D, Kalla S, Fejtova A, Verrier SE, Bungers SR, Varoqueaux F, Wang Y, Nehring RB, Gundelfinger ED, Rosenmund C, Rizzoli SO, Südhof TC, Rhee J, Brose N.
    ELKS1 localizes the synaptic vesicle prim-ing protein bMunc13-2 to a specific subset of active zones.
    J Cell Biol (in press)


  • Baade C, Byczkowicz N, Hallermann S
    NMDA receptors amplify mossy fiber synaptic inputs at frequencies up to at least 750 Hz in cerebellar granule cells.
    Synapse 2016; 70(7): 269-276
  • Delvendahl I, Hallermann S
    The Cerebellar Mossy Fiber Synapse as a Model for High-Frequency Transmission in the Mammalian CNS.
    Trends Neurosci 2016; 39(11): 722-737
  • Delvendahl I, Vyleta NP, von Gersdorff H, Hallermann S
    Fast, Temperature-Sensitive and Clathrin-Independent Endocytosis at Central Synapses.
    Neuron 2016; 90(3): 492-498
  • Jovanovic S, Radulovic T, Coddou C, Dietz B, Nerlich J, Stojilkovic SS, Rubsamen R, Milenkovic I
    Tonotopic action potential tuning of maturing auditory neurons through endogenous ATP.
    J Physiol 2016; 7: 1-23
  • Orthgiess J, Gericke M, Immig K, Schulz A, Hirrlinger J, Bechmann I, Eilers J
    Neurons exhibit Lyz2 promoter activity in vivo: Implications for using LysM-Cre mice in myeloid cell research.
    Eur J Immunol 2016; 46(6): 1529-1532
  • Rosenbaum C, Schick MA, Wollborn J, Heider A, Scholz CJ, Cecil A, Niesler B, Hirrlinger J, Walles H, Metzger M
    Activation of Myenteric Glia during Acute Inflammation In Vitro and In Vivo.
    PLoS One 2016; 11(3): 1-20
  • Saab AS, Tzvetavona ID, Trevisiol A, Baltan S, Dibaj P, Kusch K, Mobius W, Goetze B, Jahn HM, Huang W, Steffens H, Schomburg ED, Perez-Samartin A, Perez-Cerda F, Bakhtiari D, Matute C, Lowel S, Griesinger C, Hirrlinger J, Kirchhoff F, Nave KA
    Oligodendroglial NMDA Receptors Regulate Glucose Import and Axonal Energy Metabolism.
    Neuron 2016; 91(1): 119-132
  • Weise D, Mann J, Rumpf JJ, Hallermann S, Classen J
    Differential Regulation of Human Paired Associative Stimulation-Induced and Theta-Burst Stimulation-Induced Plasticity by L-type and T-type Ca2+ Channels.
    Cereb Cortex 2016; 1: 1-12
  • Jovanovic S, Radulovic T, Coddou C, Dietz B, Nerlich J, Stojilkovic SS, Rübsamen R, Milenkovic I.
    Tonotopic action potential tuning of maturing auditory neurons through endogenous ATP.
    J Physiol DOI: 10.1113/JP273272
  • Mondragão M. A., Schmidt H., Kleinhans C., Langer J., Kafitz K. W. and Rose C. R.
    Extrusion versus diffusion: mechanisms for recovery from sodium loads in mouse CA1 pyramidal neurons.
    J Physiol. 2016 doi: 10.1113/JP272431
  • Isope P., Wilms C. D. and Schmidt H.
    Determinants of synaptic information transfer: From Ca2+ binding proteins to Ca2+ signaling domains.
    Front Cell Neurosci, 2016, DOI: 10.3389/fncel.2016.00069


  • Krupnik V., Nietzold I., Bartsch B., and Rassler B. (2015)
    The effect of motor–respiratory coordination on the precision of tracking movements: influence of attention, task complexity and training.
    Eur J Appl Physiol, doi:10.1007/s00421-015-3250-5
  • Zimmer J., Hawlitschek C., Rabald S., Hagendorff A., Zimmer H.-G., and Rassler B. (2015)
    Effects of late-onset and long-term captopril and nifedipine treatment in aged spontaneously hypertensive rats: Echocardiographic studies.
    Hypertension Research; doi: 10.1038/hr.2015.68
  • Delvendahl I., Jablonski L., Baade C., Matveev V., Neher E., and Hallermann S. (2015)
    Reduced endogenous Ca2+ buffering speeds active zone Ca2+ signaling.
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 112 (23) E3075-E3084
  • Gericke M., Weyer U., Braune J., Bechmann I., and Eilers J. (in press)
    A method for long-term live-imaging of tissue macrophages in adipose tissue explants.
    Am. J. Physiol.-Endoc. M.
  • Mortensen L.S., Schmidt H., Farsi Z., Barrantes-Freer A., Rubio M., Ufartes R., Eilers J., Sakaba T., Stühmer W. and Pardo J. (2015)
    Kv10.1 opposes activity-dependent increase in Ca2+ influx into the presynaptic terminal of the parallel fibre - Purkinje cell synapse.
    J. Physiol. (London) 593, 181-196
  • Kuenzel T., Nerlich J., Wagner H., Rübsamen R., Milenkovic I. (2015)
    Inhibitory properties underlying non-monotonic input-output relationship in low-frequency spherical bushy neurons of the gerbil.
    Front Neural Circuits, 9:14. doi: 10.3389/fncir.2015.00014
  • Baur D., Bornschein G., Althof D., Watanabe M., Kulik A., Eilers J. and Schmidt H.(2015)
    Developmental tightening of cerebellar cortical synaptic influx-release coupling.
    J. Neurosci.35(5): 1858-1871.
  • Brachtendorf S., Eilers J. and Schmidt H. (2015)
    A use-dependent increase in release sites drives facilitation at calretinin-deficient cerebellar parallel-fiber synapses.
    Front. Cell. Neurosci. 9: DOI 10.3389/fncel.2015.00027.
  • Lange SC, Winkler U, Andresen L, Byhrø M, Waagepetersen HS, Hirrlinger J, Bak LK.
    Dynamic Changes in Cytosolic ATP Levels in Cultured Glutamatergic Neurons During NMDA-Induced Synaptic Activity Supported by Glucose or Lactate.
    Neurochem Res. 40(12): 2517-2526
  • Besser S, Sicker M, Marx G, Winkler U, Eulenburg V, Hülsmann S, Hirrlinger J.
    A Transgenic Mouse Line Expressing the Red Fluorescent Protein tdTomato in GABAergic Neurons.
    PLoS One. 10(6):e0129934.
  • Winkler U, Hirrlinger J.
    Crosstalk of Signaling and Metabolism Mediated by the NAD+/NADH Redox State in Brain Cells.
    Neurochem Res. 40(12): 2394-2401
  • Popkova Y, Meusel A, Breitfeld J, Schleinitz D, Hirrlinger J, Dannenberger D, Kovacs P, Schiller J.
    Nutrition-dependent changes of mouse adipose tissue compositions monitored by NMR, MS, and chromatographic methods.
    Anal Bioanal Chem. 407(17): 5113-5123
  • Rahman J, Besser S, Schnell C, Eulenburg V, Hirrlinger J, Wojcik SM, Hülsmann S.
    Genetic ablation of VIAAT in glycinergic neurons causes a severe respiratory phenotype and perinatal death.
    Brain Struct Funct. 220(5): 2835-2849
  • Kraft, R. (2015)
    STIM and ORAI proteins in the nervous system. 
    Channels (Austin) 9: 235-243
  • Michaelis, M., Nieswandt, B., Stegner, D., Eilers, J., Kraft, R. (2015)
    STIM1, STIM2, and Orai1 regulate store-operated calcium entry and purinergic activation of microglia.
    Glia 63: 652-663


  • Nerlich J., Kuenzel T., Keine C., Korenic A., Rübsamen R., Milenkovic I. (2014)
    Dynamic fidelity control to the central auditory system: synergistic glycine/GABAergic inhibition in the cochlear nucleus.
    2. J Neurosci, 34:11604-11620.
  • Nerlich J., Keine C., Rübsamen R., Burger RM., Milenkovic I. (2014)
    Activity-dependent modulation of inhibitory synaptic kinetics in the cochlear nucleus.
    Front Neural Circuits, 8:154.
  • Witte M., Reinert T., Dietz B., Nerlich J., Rübsamen R. Milenkovic I. (2014)
    Depolarizing chloride gradient in developing cochlear nucleus neurons: underlying mechanism and implication for calcium signaling.
    Neuroscience, 261:207-222.
  • Ishiyama S, Schmidt H, Cooper BH, Brose N, Eilers J (2014)
    Munc13-3 superprimes synaptic vesicles at granule cell-to-basket cell synapses in the mouse cerebellum
    J. Neurosci. (in press)
  • Ritzau-Jost A*, Delvendahl I*, Rings A*, Byczkowicz N, Harada H, Shigemoto R, Hirrlinger J, Eilers J, Hallermann S. (2014)
    Ultrafast action potentials mediate kilohertz signaling at a central synapse.
    Neuron 84:152-163
  • Ehmann N, van de Linde S, Alon A, Ljaschenko D, Keung XZ, Holm T, Rings A, DiAntonio A, Hallermann S, Ashery U, Heckmann M, Sauer M, Kittel RJ. (2014)
    Quantitative super-resolution imaging of Bruchpilot distinguishes active zone states.
    Nat Commun. 2014; 5:4650
  • Hallermann S. (2014)
    Calcium channels for endocytosis.
    J Physiol. 2014; 592:3343-4
  • Haase J, Weyer U, Immig K, Klöting N, Blüher M, Eilers J, Bechmann I, Gericke M (2014)
    Local proliferation of macrophages in adipose tissue during obesity-induced inflammation.
    Diabetologia 2014; 57:562-571
  • Delvendahl I, Lindemann H, Jung NH, Pechmann A, Siebner HR, Mall V (2014)
    Influence of waveform and current direction on short-interval intracortical facilitation: a paired-pulse TMS study.
    Brain Stimul 2014; 7(1): 49-58
  • Baier PC, Brzózka MM, Shahmoradi A, Reinecke L, Kroos C, Wichert SP, Oster H, Wehr MC, Taneja R, Hirrlinger J, Rossner MJ.
    Mice lacking the circadian modulators SHARP1 and SHARP2 display altered sleep and mixed state endophenotypes of psychiatric disorders.
    PLoS One. 9(10):e110310
  • Hirrlinger J, Nave KA.
    Adapting brain metabolism to myelination and long-range signal transduction.
    Glia. 62(11):1749-1761
  • Skardelly M, Hempel E, Hirrlinger J, Wegner F, Meixensberger J, Milosevic J.
    Fluorescent protein-expressing neural progenitor cells as a tool for transplantation studies.
    PLoS One. 9(6):e99819


  • Arendt O, Schwaller B, Brown EB, Eilers J, Schmidt H (2013).
    Restricted diffusion of calretinin in cerebellar granule cell dendrites implies Ca2+-dependent interactions via its EF-hand 5 domain.
    J Physiol. 2013 Jun 3.
  • Delvendahl I, Weyhersmüller A, Ritzau-Jost A, Hallermann S (2013).
    Hippocampal and cerebellar mossy fibre boutons - same name, different function.
    J Physiol. 591:3179-3188
  • Bornschein G, Arendt O, Hallermann S, Brachtendorf S, Eilers J, Schmidt H (2013).
    Paired-pulse facilitation at recurrent Purkinje neuron synapses is independent of calbindin and parvalbumin during high-frequency activation.
    J Physiol. 2013 Jul 1;591(Pt 13):3355-70.
  • Hallermann S, Silver RA (2013).
    Sustaining rapid vesicular release at active zones: potential roles for vesicle tethering.
    Trends Neurosci. 36:185-94
  • Raßler B (2013).
    Impaired function of upper limb muscles in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
    Indian J Med Res 2013; 138(10): 443-445
  • Schmidt H, Brachtendorf S, Arendt O, Hallermann S, Ishiyama S, Bornschein G, Gall D, Schiffmann SN, Heckmann M, Eilers J (2013).
    Nanodomain coupling at an excitatory cortical synapse.
    Curr Biol 2013; 23:244-249
  • Winkler U, Hirrlinger PG, Sestu M, Wilhelm F, Besser S, Zemljic-Harpf AE, Ross RS, Bornschein G, Krügel U, Ziegler WH, Hirrlinger J. (2013)
    Deletion of the cell adhesion adaptor protein vinculin disturbs the localization of GFAP in Bergmann glial cells.
    Glia. 2013 61:1067-1083
  • Rahman J, Latal AT, Besser S, Hirrlinger J, Hülsmann S (2013).
    Mixed miniature postsynaptic currents resulting from co-release of glycine and GABA recorded from glycinergic neurons in the neonatal respiratory network.
    Eur J Neurosci. 37:1229-1241.


  • Hallermann S, de Kock CP, Stuart GJ, Kole MH
    State and location dependence of action potential metabolic cost in cortical pyramidal neurons.
    Nat Neurosci 15:1007-1014
  • Collot M, Loukou C, Yakovlev AV, Wilms CD, Li D, Evrard A, Zamaleeva A, Bourdieu L, Leger JF, Ropert N, Eilers J, Oheim M, Feltz A, Mallet JM
    Calcium rubies: a family of red-emitting functionalizable indicators suitable for two-photon Ca2+ imaging.
    J Am Chem Soc 2012; 134:14923-14931.
  • Rassler B
    Contribution of α- and β-Adrenergic Mechanisms to the Development of Pulmonary Edema.
    Scientifica 2012; 2012: 1-11, ISSN 2090-908X
  • Rassler B, Marx G, Schierle K, Zimmer HG
    Catecholamines Can Induce Pulmonary Remodeling in Rats.
    Cell Physiol Biochem 2012; 30(5): 1134-1147, ISSN 1015-8987
  • Requardt RP, Hirrlinger PG, Wilhelm F, Winkler U, Besser S, Hirrlinger J
    Ca2+ signals of astrocytes are modulated by the NAD+/NADH redox state.
    J Neurochem 2012; 120(6): 1014-1025, ISSN 0022-3042
  • Schmidt H, Arendt O, Eilers J
    Diffusion and Extrusion Shape Standing Calcium Gradients During Ongoing Parallel Fiber Activity in Dendrites of Purkinje Neurons.
    Cerebellum 2012; 11(3): 694-705, ISSN 1473-4222
  • Wilhelm F, Hirrlinger J
    Multifunctional roles of NAD+ and NADH in astrocytes.
    Neurochem Res 2012; 37(11): 2317-2325 ISSN 0364-3190
  • Grabiec U, Koch M, Kallendrusch S, Kraft R, Hill K, Merkwitz C, Ghadban C, Lutz B, Straiker A, Dehghani F
    The endocannabinoid N-arachidonoyldopamine (NADA) exerts neuroprotective effects after excitotoxic neuronal damage via cannabinoid receptor 1 (CB(1)).
    Neuropharmacology 2012; 62(4): 1797-1807, ISSN 0028-3908
  • Gunther C, Laube M, Liebert UG, Kraft R
    Differential regulation of voltage-gated Ca2+ currents and metabotropic glutamate receptor activity by measles virus infection in rat cortical neurons.
    Neurosci Lett 2012; 506(1): 17-21, ISSN 0304-3940
  • Ödemis V, Lipfert J, Kraft R, Hajek P, Abraham G, Hattermann K, Mentlein R, Engele J
    The presumed atypical chemokine receptor CXCR7 signals through G(i/o) proteins in primary rodent astrocytes and human glioma cells.
    Glia 2012; 60(3): 372-381, ISSN 0894-1491
  • Slezak M, Grosche A, Niemiec A, Tanimoto N, Pannicke T, Munch TA, Crocker B, Isope P, Hartig W, Beck SC, Huber G, Ferracci G, Perraut M, Reber M, Miehe M, Demais V, Leveque C, Metzger D, Szklarczyk K, Przewlocki R, Seeliger MW, Sage-Ciocca D, Hirrlinger J, Reichenbach A, Reibel S, Pfrieger FW
    Relevance of exocytotic glutamate release from retinal glia.
    Neuron 2012; 74(3): 504-516, ISSN 0896-6273
  • Wegner F, Kraft R, Busse K, Hartig W, Ahrens J, Leffler A, Dengler R, Schwarz J
    Differentiated human midbrain-derived neural progenitor cells express excitatory strychnine-sensitive glycine receptors containing α2β subunits.
    PLoS One 2012; 7(5): e36946, ISSN 1932-6203
  • Schmidt H.
    Three functional facets of calbindin-D28k.
    Front. Mol. Neurosci. 5: doi:10.3389/fnmol.2012.00025.


  • B. Rassler B, G. Marx, S. Hallebach, P. Kalischewski, I. Baumann (2011)
    Long-term respiratory muscle endurance training in patients with myasthenia gravis: first results after four months of training.
    Autoimmune Dis. 2011;2011:808607. Epub 2011 Jul 7.
  • A. Weyhersmüller*, S. Hallermann*, N. Wagner, J. Eilers(2011)
    Rapid active zone remodeling during synaptic plasticity.
    J Neurosci 31:6041-6052 (*equal contribution)
  • S. Levy, C.D. Wilms, E. Brumer, J. Kahn, L. Pnueli, Y. Arava, J. Eilers, D. Gitler
    SpRET: highly sensitive and reliable spectral measurement of absolute FRET efficiency.
    Microsc Microanal. 2011 Apr;17(2):176-90. Epub 2011 Feb 21.
  • T. Saumweber, A. Weyhersmüller, S. Hallermann, S. Diegelmann, B. Michels, D. Bucher, N. Funk, D. Reisch, G. Krohne, S. Wegener, E. Buchner, B. Gerber(2011)
    Behavioral and synaptic plasticity are impaired upon lack of the synaptic protein SAP47.
    J Neurosci 31:3508-3518
  • H. Schmidt, O. Arendt, J. Eilers (2011)
    Diffusion and Extrusion Shape Standing Calcium Gradients During Ongoing Parallel Fiber Activity in Dendrites of Purkinje Neurons.
    Cerebellum. 2011 Feb 8.
  • Wilhelm F, Winkler U, Morawski M, Jäger C, Reinecke L, Rossner MJ, Hirrlinger PG, Hirrlinger J.
    The human ubiquitin C promoter drives selective expression in principal neurons in the brain of a transgenic mouse line.
    Neurochem Int. 59(6): 976-980
  • Wilhelm F, Hirrlinger J.
    The NAD+ /NADH redox state in astrocytes: independent control of the NAD+ and NADH content.
    J Neurosci Res. 89(12):1956-1964
  • Hirrlinger PG, Pannicke T, Winkler U, Claudepierre T, Varshney S, Schulze C, Reichenbach A, Brunken WJ, Hirrlinger J.
    Genetic deletion of laminin isoforms β2 and γ3 induces a reduction in Kir4.1 and aquaporin-4 expression and function in the retina.
    PLoS One. 6(1):e16106


  • A. Hoffmann, C. Grimm, R. Kraft, O. Goldbaum, A. Wrede, C. Nolte, U.K. Hanisch, C. Richter-Landsberg, W. Brück, H. Kettenmann, C. Harteneck (2010)
    TRPM3 is expressed in sphingosine-responsive myelinating oligodendrocytes.
    J Neurochem 114:654-665.
  • J. Wehrhahn, R. Kraft, C. Harteneck, S. Hauschildt (2010)
    Transient receptor potential melastatin 2 is required for lipopolysaccharide-induced cytokine production in human monocytes.
    J Immunol 184:2386-2393
  • S. Hallermann, A. Fejtova, H. Schmidt, A. Weyhersmüller, R.S. Silver, E.D.Gundelfinger, J. Eilers.
    Bassoon speeds vesicle reloading at a central excitatory synapse.
    Neuron. 2010 Nov 18;68(4):710-23
  • S. Hallermann*, R.J.Kittel*, C. Wichmann*, A. Weyhersmüller, W. Fouquet, S. Mertel, D. Owald, S. Eimer, H. Depner, M. Schwärzel, S.J. Sigris, M. Heckmann.
    Naked dense bodies provoke depression.
    J Neurosci 30:14340 –14345 (*equal contribution)
  • C. Geis, A. Weishaupt,S. Hallermann, B. Grünewald, C. Wessig, T. Wultsch, A.Reif , A. Byts, M. Beck, S. Jablonka, M.K. Boettger, N. Üçeyler, W. Fouquet,M. Gerlach,H.M. Meinck,A.L. Sirén,S.J. Sigrist, K.V.. Toyka, M. Heckmann*, C. Sommer*.
    Stiff person syndrome associated autoantibodies to amphiphysin mediate reduced GABAergic inhibition.
    Brain. 2010 Nov;133(11):3166-80.
  • K. Bradshaw, R. Hanitzsch.
    Contribution of post-receporal cells to the cone a-wave of the human electroretinogram in congenital stationary night blindness and autoimmune-like retinopathy.
    Vision Res. 2010 Nov 23;50(23):2505-14.
  • B. Raßler.
    The Renin-Angiotensin System in the Development of Salt-Sensitive Hypertension in Animal Models and Humans.
    Pharmaceuticals 2010, 3, 940-960
  • Beckervordersandforth R, Tripathi P, Ninkovic J, Bayam E, Lepier A, Stempfhuber B, Kirchhoff F, Hirrlinger J, Haslinger A, Lie DC, Beckers J, Yoder B, Irmler M, Götz M.
    In vivo fate mapping and expression analysis reveals molecular hallmarks of prospectively isolated adult neural stem cells.
    Cell Stem Cell. 7(6):744-758.
  • Requardt RP, Wilhelm F, Rillich J, Winkler U, Hirrlinger J.
    The biphasic NAD(P)H fluorescence response of astrocytes to dopamine reflects the metabolic actions of oxidative phosphorylation and glycolysis.
    J Neurochem. 115(2):483-492
  • Marg S, Winkler U, Sestu M, Himmel M, Schönherr M, Bär J, Mann A, Moser M, Mierke CT, Rottner K, Blessing M, Hirrlinger J, Ziegler WH.
    The vinculin-DeltaIn20/21 mouse: characteristics of a constitutive, actin-binding deficient splice variant of vinculin.
    PLoS One. 5(7):e11530
  • Dibaj P, Nadrigny F, Steffens H, Scheller A, Hirrlinger J, Schomburg ED, Neusch C, Kirchhoff F.
    NO mediates microglial response to acute spinal cord injury under ATP control in vivo.
    Glia. 58(9):1133-1144.
  • Serke H, Bausenwein J, Hirrlinger J, Nowicki M, Vilser C, Jogschies P, Hmeidan FA, Blumenauer V, Spanel-Borowski K.
    Granulosa cell subtypes vary in response to oxidized low-density lipoprotein as regards specific lipoprotein receptors and antioxidant enzyme activity.
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 95(7): 3480-3490.
  • Winter SM, Fresemann J, Schnell C, Oku Y, Hirrlinger J, Hülsmann S.
    Glycinergic interneurons in the respiratory network of the rhythmic slice preparation.
    Adv Exp Med Biol. 669:97-100
  • Hirrlinger J, Dringen R.
    The cytosolic redox state of astrocytes: Maintenance, regulation and functional implications for metabolite trafficking.
    Brain Res Rev. 63(1-2): 177-188
  • Bausenwein J, Serke H, Eberle K, Hirrlinger J, Jogschies P, Hmeidan FA, Blumenauer V, Spanel-Borowski K.
    Elevated levels of oxidized low-density lipoprotein and of catalase activity in follicular fluid of obese women.
    Mol Hum Reprod. 16(2):117-124


  • Joly S, Francke M, Ulbricht E, Beck S, Seeliger M, Hirrlinger P, Hirrlinger J, Lang KS, Zinkernagel M, Odermatt B, Samardzija M, Reichenbach A, Grimm C, Remé CE.
    Cooperative phagocytes: resident microglia and bone marrow immigrants remove dead photoreceptors in retinal lesions.
    Am J Pathol. 174(6):2310-2323.
  • Winter SM, Fresemann J, Schnell C, Oku Y, Hirrlinger J, Hülsmann S.
    Glycinergic interneurons are functionally integrated into the inspiratory network of mouse medullary slices.
    Pflugers Arch. 458(3):459-469.
  • Hirrlinger J, Scheller A, Hirrlinger PG, Kellert B, Tang W, Wehr MC, Goebbels S, Reichenbach A, Sprengel R, Rossner MJ, Kirchhoff F.
    Split-cre complementation indicates coincident activity of different genes in vivo.
    PLoS One. 4(1):e4286.
  • S. G. Meuth, A. M. Herrmann, O. J. Simon, V. Siffrin, N. Melzer, S. Bittner, P.Meuth, H. F. Langer, S. Hallermann, N. Boldakowa, J. Herz, T. Munsch, P. Landgraf, O. Aktas , M. Heckmann, V. Lessmann, T. Budde, B. C. Kieseier, F. Zipp, H.Wiendl
    Cytotoxic CD8+ T cell-neuron interactions: perforin-dependent electrical silencing precedes but is not causally linked to neuronal cell death.
    J Neurosci. 2009, 29(49):15397-409 PMid: 20007464
  • G. E. Gonzalez, S. Rabald, W. Briest, R. J. Gelpi, I. Seropian, H. G. Zimmer & A. Deten.
    Ribose Treatment Reduced the Infarct Size and Improved Heart Function after Myocardial Infarction in Rats.
    Cell Physiol Biochem 2009, 24: 211-218. PMid: 19710536
  • J. Hirrlinger, R.P. Requardt, U.Winkler, F.Wilhelm, C.Schulze, et al. (2009)
    Split-CreERT2: Temporal Control of DNA Recombination Mediated by Split-Cre Protein Fragment Complementation.
    PLoS ONE 4(12): e8354. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0008354
  • A. Berna-Erro, A. Braun, R. Kraft, C. Kleinschnitz, M. K. Schuhmann, D. Stegner, T. Wultsch, J. Eilers, S. G. Meuth, G. Stoll & B. Nieswandt
    STIM2 regulates capacitive Ca2+ entry in neurons and plays a key role in hypoxic neuronal cell death.
    Sci Signal. 2009 Oct 20;2(93):ra67.
  • C. Lappe-Siefke, S. Löbrich, W. Hevers, O.B. Waidmann, M. Schweizer, S. Fehr, J.-M. Fritschy, I. Dikic, J. Eilers, S. M. Wilson & M. Kneussel (2009).
    The ataxia (axJ) mutation causes abnormal GABAA receptor turnover in mice.
    PLoS Genet. 2009 Sep;5(9):e1000631. Epub 2009 Sep 4.
  • W. Fouquet, D. Owald, C. Wichmann, S. Mertel, H. Depner, M. Dyba, S. Hallermann, R. J. Kittel, S. Eimer &, S. J. Sigrist (2009).
    Maturation of active zone assembly by Drosophila Bruchpilot.
    J. Cell. Biol. 186: 129-145.
  • G. Schaarschmidt, F. Wegner, S.C. Schwarz, H. Schmidt, J. Schwarz (2009).
    Characterization of voltage-gated potassium channels in human neural progenitor cells .
    PLoS One 4: e6168. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0006168
  • H. Meier*, J. Bullinger*, G. Marx, A. Deten, L.-C. Horn, B. Rassler, H.-G. Zimmer & W. Briest (2009).
    Crucial role of Interleukin-6 in the development of Norepinephrine-induced left ventricular remodeling in mice.
    Cell. Physiol. Biochem. 23: 327-334, *equal contribution
  • H. Schmidt & J. Eilers.(2009).
    Spine neck geometry determines spino-dendritic cross-talk in the presence of mobile endogenous calcium binding proteins.
    J. Comput. Neurosc. 27: 229-243
  • G. Schaarschmidt*, S. Schewtschik*, R. Kraft, F. Wegner, J. Eilers, J. Schwarz & H. Schmidt (2009).
    A new culturing strategy improves functional neuronal development of human neural progenitor cells.
    J. Neurochem. 109: 238-247, *equally contributed


  • Wegner, F., Kraft, R., Busse, K., Härtig, W., Schaarschmidt, G., Schwarz, S.C., Schwarz, J. & Hevers, W. (2008).
    Functional and molecular analysis of GABAA receptors in human midbrain-derived neural precursor cells.
    J. Neurochem. 107: 1056-1069
  • Rassler, B. (2008).
    Edema, Inflammation and Fibrosis – Comparison Between Catecholamine-and Hypoxia-Induced Pulmonary Injuries.
    Vasc. Dis. Prev.: 5( 4): 211-218
  • Schmid, A.*, Hallermann, S.*, Kittel, R.J., Khorramshahi, O., Frölich, A., Quentin, C., Rasse, T.M., Mertel, S., Heckmann, M. & Sigrist, S.J. (2008).
    Activity-dependent site-specific changes of glutamate receptor composition in vivo.
    Nat. Neurosci. 11(6): 659-666 (* Equal contribution)
  • W. Hevers, S.H. Hadley, H. Lüddens & J. Amin (2008).
    Ketamine but not PCP selectively modulates cerebellar GABAA receptors containing alpha 6 and delta subunits.
    J. Neurosci., 28: 5383-5393
  • Rabald, S., Marx, G., Mix, B., Stephani, C., Kamprad, M., Cross, M., Boltze, J., Briest, W., Zimmer, H.-G. & Deten, A. (2008).
    Cord Blood cell therapy alters LV remodeling and cytokine expression but does not improve heart function after myocardial infarction in rats.
    Cell. Physiol. Biochem. 21: 395-408
  • Groszer, M., Keays, D. A., Deacon, R. M. J., de Bono, J. P., Prasad-Mulcare, S., Gaub, S., Baum, M. G., French, C. A., Nicod, J., Coventry, J. A., Enard, W., Fray, M., Brown, S. D. M., Nolan, P., Pääbo, S., Channon, K. M., Costa, R. M., Eilers, J., Ehret, G., Rawlins, J. N. P. & Fisher, S. E. (2008).
    Impaired motor learning and synaptic plasticity in mice carrying a point mutation implicated in human speech deficits.
    Curr. Biol. 18: 354-362
  • Bosman, L. W. J., Takechi H., Hartmann, J., Eilers J. & Konnerth, A. (2008).
    Homosynaptic LTP of the "winner" climbing fiber synapse in developing Purkinje cells.
    J. Neurosci. 28: 798-807: See This Week in The Journal


  • Kraft, R. (2007).
    The Na+/Ca2+ exchange inhibitor KB-R7943 potently blocks TRPC channels.
    Biochem. Bioph. Res. Co. 361: 230-236
  • Schmidt, H., Kunerth, S., Wilms, C., Strotmann, R. & Eilers J. (2007).
    Spino-dendritic crosstalk in rodent Purkinje neurons mediated by endogenous Ca2+-binding proteins.
    J. Physiol. (Lond.) 581: 619-629 See Journal of Physiology: Journal Club
  • Wilms, C. D. & Eilers, J. (2007).
    Photo-physical properties of Ca2+-indicator dyes suitable for two-photon fluorescence-lifetime recordings.
    J. Micr. 225: 209-213
  • Schmidt, H., Arendt, O., Brown, E.B., Schwaller, B. & Eilers, J. (2007).
    Parvalbumin is freely mobile in axons, somata and nuclei of cerebellar Purkinje neurons.
    J. Neurochem. 100: 737-735.
  • Rassler, B., Hallebach, G., Kalischewski, P., Baumann, I., Schauer, J. & Spengler, C. M. (2007).
    The effect of respiratory muscle endurance training in patients with myasthenia gravis.
    Neuromuscul Disord. 17(5): 385-391
  • Rassler, B. (2007).
    The role of catecholamines in formation and resolution of pulmonary oedema.
    Cardiovasc Hematol Disord Drug Targets. 7(1): 27-35
  • Rassler, B., Marx, G., Reissig, C., Rohling, M. A., Tannapfel, A., Wenger, R. H. & Zimmer, H.-G. (2007).
    Time course of hypoxia-induced lung injury in rats.
    Respir Physiol Neurobiol. 159(1): 45-54
  • Meier, H., Bullinger, J., Deten, A., Marx, G., Rabald, S., Zimmer, H.-G. & Briest, W. (2007).
    Tissue inhibitor of matrix metalloproteinase-1 in norepinephrine-induced remodeling of the mouse heart.
    Cell Physiol Biochem. 20(6): 825-836
  • Irlenbusch, L., Bartsch, B., Cooper, J., Herget, I., Marx, B., Raczek, J. & Thoss, F. (2007).
    Influence of a 902.4 MHz GSM signal on the human visual system: Investigation of the discrimination threshold.
    Bioelectromagnetics. 28(8): 648-654
  • Thoss, F. & Bartsch, B. (2007).
    The geomagnetic field influences the sensitivity of our eyes.
    Vision Res. 47(8): 1036-1041


  • Kole, M.H.P.*, Hallermann, S.* & Stuart, G.J. (2006).
    Single Ih Channels in Pyramidal Neuron Dendrites: Properties, Distribution, and Impact on Action Potential Output.
    J. Neurosci. 26(6):1677–1687 (*Equal contribution)
  • Wilms, C. D., Schmidt, H. & Eilers, J. (2006).
    Quantitative two-photon Ca2+ imaging via fluorescence lifetime analysis.
    Cell Calcium 40: 73-79. pdf(370k)
  • R.J. Kittel, C. Wichmann, T.M. Rasse, W. Fouquet, M. Schmidt, A. Schmid, D.A. Wagh, C. Pawlu, R.R. Kellner, K.I. Willig, S.W. Hell, E. Buchner, M. Heckmann & Sigrist SJ (2006).
    Bruchpilot promotes active zone assembly, Ca2+channel clustering, and vesicle release.
    Science 312: 1051-1054.
  • A. Schmid, Q. Gang, C. Wichmann, R.J. Kittel, S. Mertel, W. Fouquet, M. Schmidt, M. Heckmann & S.J. Sigrist (2006).
    Non-NMDA type glutamate receptors are essential for maturation but not for initial assembly of postsynaptic densities at Drosophila neuromuscular junctions.
    J. Neurosci. 26: 11267-11277
  • R.J. Kittel, S. Hallermann, S. Thomsen, C. Wichmann, S.J. Sigrist, M. Heckmann (2006).
    Active zone assembly and synaptic release.
    Biochem. Soc. Trans. 34: 939-941
  • Kraft, R., Grimm, C., Frenzel., H. & Harteneck, C. (2006).
    Inhibition of TRPM2 cation channels by N-(p-amylcinnamoyl)anthranilic acid.
    Br. J. Pharmacol. 148: 264-273.
  • Reiter, B., Kraft, R., Günzel, D., Fromm, M., Zeissig, S., Schulzke, H.-J. & Harteneck, C. (2006).
    TRPV4-mediated regulation of epithelial permeability.
    FASEB J. 20: 1802-1812.
  • Salameh, A., Frenzel, C., Boldt, A., Rassler, B., Glawe, I., Schulte, J., Muhlberg, K., Zimmer, H.-G., Pfeiffer, D. & Dhein, S. (2006).
    Subchronic alpha- and beta-adrenergic regulation of cardiac gap junction protein expression.
    FASEB J. 20(2): 365-367
  • Ziegelhöffer-Mihalovicova, B., Arnold, N., Marx, G., Tannapfel, A., Zimmer, H.-G. & Rassler, B. (2006).
    Effects of salt loading and various therapies on cardiac hypertrophy and fibrosis in young spontaneously hypertensive rats.
    Life Sci. 79(9): 838-846


  • Schmidt, H., Schwaller, B. & Eilers, J. (2005).
    Calbindin D-28k targets myo-inositol monophosphatase in spines and dendrites of cerebellar Purkinje neurons.
    Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 102: 5850-5855. pdf(400k)
  • S. Hallermann, S. Heckmann, J. Dudel & M. Heckmann (2005).
    Short openings in high resolution single channel recordings of mouse nicotinic receptors.
    J. Physiol. 563: 645-662.
  • G. Akk, L. Milescu, M. Heckmann (2005).
    Activation of heteroliganded mouse muscle nicotinic receptors.
    J. Physiol. 564: 359-376.
  • G. Qin, T. Schwarz, R.J. Kittel, A. Schmid, T.M. Rasse, E. Ponimaskin, Heckmann M & S.J. Sigrist (2005).
    Four different subunits are essential for expressing the synaptic glutamate receptor at neuromuscular junctions of Drosophila.
    J. Neurosci. 25: 3209-3218.
  • T. M. Rasse, W. Fouquet, A. Schmid, R.J. Kittel, S. Mertel, C.B. Sigrist, M. Schmidt, A. Guzman, C. Merino, G. Qin, C. Quentin, F.F. Madeo, M. Heckmann & S. Sigrist (2005).
    Glutamate receptor dynamics organizing synapse formation in vivo.
    Nature Neurosci. 8: 889-905.
  • Deten, A., Marx, G., Briest, W., Volz, H. C. & Zimmer, H.-G. (2005).
    Heart function and molecular biological parameters are comparable in young adult and aged rats after chronic myocardial infarction.
    Cardiovasc Res 66(2): 364-373
  • Deten, A., Volz, H. C., Clamors, S., Leiblein, S., Briest, W., Marx, G. & Zimmer, H.-G. (2005).
    Hematopoietic stem cells do not repair the infarcted mouse heart.
    Cardiovasc Res 65(1): 52-63
  • Rassler, B., Rohling, M. A., Briest, W., Tannapfel, A. & Zimmer, H.-G. (2005).
    Involvement of Cytokines and Inflammation in Catecholamine-Induced Pulmonary Injury in Rats.
    Vascular Disease Prevention 2: 1-9


  • C. Pawlu, A. DiAntonio & M. Heckmann (2004).
    Postfusional control of quantal current shape.
    Neuron 42: 607-618.
  • Briest, W., Homagk, L., Baba, H. A., Deten, A., Rassler, B., Tannapfel, A., Wagner, K. F., Wenger, R. H. & Zimmer, H.-G. (2004).
    Cardiac Remodelling in Erythopoietin-Transgenic Mice.
    Cell Physiol Biochem 14: 277-284
  • Briest, W., Homagk, L., Rassler, B., Ziegelhöffer-Mihalovicová, B., Meier, H., Tannapfel, A., Leiblein, S., Saalbach, A., Deten, A. & Zimmer, H.-G. (2004).
    Norepinephrime-Induced Changes in Cardial Transforming Groth Factor-beta Isoform Expression Pattern of Female and Male Rats.
    Hypertension 44(4): 410-418


  • Schmidt, H., Brown, E., Schwaller, B. & Eilers, J. (2003).
    Diffusional mobility of parvalbumin in spiny dendrites of cerebellar Purkinje neurons quantified by fluorescence recovery after photobleaching.
    Biophys. J. 84: 2599-2608. pdf (289k)
  • S. Hallermann, C. Pawlu, P. Jonas & M. Heckmann (2003).
    A large pool of releasable vesicles in aortical glutamatergic synapse.
    Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 102: 5850-5855. 100: 8975-8980.
  • Schmidt, H., Stiefel, K., Racay, P., Schwaller, B. & Eilers, J. (2003).
    Mutational analysis of dendritic Ca2+ kinetics in rodent Purkinje cells: role of parvalbumin and calbindin D28k.
    J. Physiol. (London) 551: 13-32. pdf (1053k)
  • Briest, W., Hölzl, A., Rassler, B., Deten, A., Baba, H. A. & Zimmer, H.-G. (2003).
    Significance of matrix metalloproteinase in norepinephrine-induced remodelling of rat hearts.
    Cardiovascular Research 57: 379-387
  • Briest, W., Rassler, B., Deten, A., Leicht, M., Morwinski, R., Neichel, D., Wallukat, G. & Zimmer, H.-G. (2003).
    Norepinephrine-induced interleukin-6 increase in rat hearts: differntial signal transduktion in myocytes and non-myocytes.
    Pflugers Arch. 446(4): 437-446
  • Briest, W., Rassler, B., Deten, A. & Zimmer, H.-G. (2003).
    Norepinephrine-induced cardiac hypertrophy and fibrosis are not due to mast cell degranulation.
    Mol Cell Biochem. 252: 229-237
  • Rassler, B., Reissig, C., Briest, W., Tannapfel, A. & Zimmer, H.-G. (2003).
    Pulmonary edema and pleural effusion in norepinephrine-stimulated rats--hemodynamic or inflammatory effect?
    Mol Cell Biochem. 250(1-2): 55-63
  • Leicht, M., Marx, G., Karbach, D., Gekle, M., Köhler,T. & Zimmer, H.-G. (2003).
    Mechanism of cell death of rat cardiac fibroblasts induced by serum depletion.
    Mol Cell Biochem. 251: 119-126
  • Rassler, B., Reissig, C., Briest, W., Tannapfel, A. & Zimmer, H.-G. (2003).
    Catecholamine-induced pulmonary edema and pleural effusion in rats-alpha- and beta-adrenergic effects.
    Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology 135: 25-37
  • Thoss, F. & Bartsch. B. (2003).
    The human visual threshold depends on direction and strength of a weak magnetic field.
    J.Comp. Physiol A 189: 777-779
  • Ziegelhöffer-Mihalovicová, B., Briest, W., Baba, H. A., Rassler, B. & Zimmer, H.-G. (2003).
    The expression of mRNA of cytokines and of extracellular matrix proteins in triiodothyronine-treated rat hearts.
    Mol Cell Biochem. 247(1-2):61-68
  • Rassler, B. & Raabe, J. (2003).
    Co-ordination of breathing with rhythmic head and eye movements and with passive turnings of the body.
    Eur J Appl Physiol. 90(1-2): 125-130


  • J. Dudel, & M. Heckmann (2002).
    Quantal endplate currents from newborn to adult mice and the switch from embryonic to adult channel type.
    Neurosci. Lett. 326: 13-16.
  • Thoss, F., Bartsch, B., Tellschaft, D. & Thoss, M. (2002).
    The light sensitivity of the human visual system depends on the direction of view.
    J Comp Physiol 188, 235-237
  • Leicht, M., Greipel, N., Rassler, B. & Zimmer, H.-G. (2002).
    Catecholamine-induced cardiac hypertrophy in rats is associated with the activation of p70S6 kinase and c-jun NH2-terminal kinase 2.
    Exp Clin Cardiol 7:131-137


  • Eilers, J., Plant, T. D., Marandi, N. & Konnerth, A. (2001).
    GABA-mediated Ca2+ signalling in developing cerebellar Purkinje neurones.
    J. Physiol. 536: 429-437. pdf (398k)
  • Briest, W., Hölzl, A., Rassler, B., Deten, A., Leicht, M., Baba, H. A. & Zimmer, H.-G.(2001).
    Cardiac remodeling after long term norepinephrine treatment in rats.
    Cardiov Res 52: 265-273
  • Rassler, B., Barth, W. & Zimmer, H.-G. (2001).
    Transient pleural effusion in norepinephrine-stimulated rats.
    Basic Res Cardiol 96: 471-477
  • Rassler, B., Mügge, L. O., Waurick, S. & Rassler, J. (2001).
    Effekt of surgical positioning and spinal anesthesia on lung function.
    Pneumologie 55: 31-37


  • J. Dudel, S. Hallermann & M. Heckmann (2000).
    Quartz-glass pipette-puller operating with a regulated oxy-hydrogen burner.
    Pflügers Arch. 441: 175-180.
  • Garaschuk, O., Linn, J., Eilers, J. & Konnerth, A. (2000).
    Large-scale oscillatory Ca2+ waves in the immature cortex.
    Nat. Neurosci. 3: 452-459. pdf (2338k)
  • Kovalchuk, Y., Eilers, J., Lisman, J. & Konnerth, A. (2000).
    NMDA receptor-mediated subthreshold Ca2+ signals in spines of hippocampal neurons.
    J. Neurosci. 20: 1791-1799. pdf (600k)
  • Ebert, D., Rassler, B. & Hefter, H. (2000).
    Coordination between breathing and forearm movements during sinusoidal tracking.
    Eur J Appl Physiol, 81, 288-296
  • Rassler, B. (2000).
    Mutual nervous influences between breathing and precision finger movements.
    Eur J Appl Physiol, 81(6), 479-485
  • Rassler, B., Bradl U. & Scholle H. (2000).
    Interactions of breathing with the postural regulation of the fingers.
    Clin Neurophysiol. 111(12): 2180-2187
  • Rassler, B. & Kohl, J. (2000).
    Coordination-related changes in the rhythms of breathing and walking in humans.
    Eur J App Physiol 82, 280-288
  • Thoss, F., Bartsch, B., Fritzsche, B., Tellschaft, D. & Thoss, M. (2000).
    The magnetic field sensitivity of the human visual system shows resonance and compass characteristic.
    J Comp Physiol A 186, 1007-1010


  • Rose, C. R., Kovalchuk, Y., Eilers, J. & Konnerth, A. (1999).
    Two-photon Na+ imaging in spines and fine dendrites of central neurons.
    Pflügers Arch. 439: 201-207. pdf (234k)
  • A. DiAntonio, S.A. Petersen, M. Heckmann, & C.S. Goodman (1999).
    Glutamate receptor expression regulates quantal size and quantal content at the Drosophila neuromuscular junction.
    J. Neurosci. 19: 3023-3032.
  • Rassler, B., Nietzold, I. & Waurick, S. (1999).
    Phase-dependence of breathing and finger tracking movements during normocapnia and hypercapnia.
    Eur. J. Appl. Physiol. 80: 324-332
  • Thoss, F., Bartsch, B., Tellschaft, D. & Thoss, M. (1999).
    Periodic Inversion of the Vertical Component of the Earth`s Magnetic Field Influences Fluctuations of Visual Sensitivity in Humans.
    Bioelectromagnetics 20: 459-461


  • Takechi, H., Eilers, J. & Konnerth, A. (1998).
    A new id of synaptic responses involving calcium release in dendritic spines.
    Nature 396: 757-760. pdf (628k)
  • Sprengel, R., Suchanek, B., Amico, C., Brusa, R., Burnashev, N., Rozov, A., Hvalby, Ø., Jensen, V., Paulsen, O., Andersen, P., Kim, J. J., Thompson, R. F., Sun, W., Webster, L. C., Grant, S. G. N., Eilers, J., Konnerth, A., Li, J., McNamara, J. O. & Seeburg, P. H. (1998).
    Importance of the intracellular domain of NR2 subunits for NMDA receptor function in vivo.
    Cell 92: 279-289. pdf (2153k)
  • Hilbig, H., Roth, G., Brylla, E. & Robiné, K.-P. (1998).
    Cytoarchitecture of the tectum opticum in the japanese quail.
    Neuroscience. 86: 663-678
  • Thoss, F., Bartsch, B. & Stebel, J. (1998).
    Analysis of Oscillations of the Visual Sensitivity.
    Vision Res. 38: 139-142


  • Airaksinen, M. S., Eilers, J., Garaschuk, O., Thoenen, H., Konnerth, A. & Meyer, M. (1997).
    Ataxia and altered dendritic calcium signalling in mice carrying a targeted nullmutation of the calbindin D28k gene.
    Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 94: 1488-1493. pdf (465k)
  • Eilers, J., Hof, D. & Konnerth, A. (1997).
    The Flaginserter: a reliable event marker for video recordings.
    J. Neurosci. Methods 78: 151-156. pdf (440k)
  • Eilers, J., Takechi, H., Finch, E. A., Augustine, G. J. & Konnerth, A. (1997).
    Local dendritic Ca2+ signaling induces cerebellar LTD.
    Learning & Memory 3: 159-168. pdf (8000k)


  • Callewaert, G., Eilers, J. & Konnerth, A. (1996).
    Axonal calcium entry during fast 'sodium' action potentials in rat cerebellar Purkinje neurones.
    J. Physiol. 495: 641-647. pdf (1400k)
  • Rassler, B. & Kohl, J. (1996).
    Analysis of coordination between breathing and walking rhythms in humans.
    Respir Physiol. 106(3): 317-327
  • Rassler, B., Ebert, D., Waurick, S. & Junghans, R. (1996).
    Coordination Between Breathing and Finger Tracking in Man.
    J Mot Behav. 28(1): 48-56
  • Waurick, S., Rammelt, S., Rassler, B. & Teller, H. (1996).
    Breathing--homeostatic function and voluntary motor activity.
    Pflugers Arch. 432(3 Suppl): R120-126


  • Eilers, J., Augustine, G. J. & Konnerth, A. (1995).
    Subthreshold synaptic Ca2+ signalling in fine dendrites and spines of cerebellar Purkinje neurons.
    Nature 373: 155-158. pdf (590k)
  • Eilers, J., Callewaert, G., Armstrong, C. & Konnerth, A. (1995).
    Calcium signaling in a narrow somatic submembrane shell during synaptic activity in cerebellar Purkinje neurons.
    Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 92: 10272-10276. pdf (1300k)

Review articles

  • Harteneck, C., Frenzel, H. & Kraft, R. (2007).
    N-(p-amylcinnamoyl)anthranilic acid (ACA): a phospholipase A2 inhibitor and TRP channel blocker.
    Cardiovasc. Drug Rev. 25: 69-75.
  • Kraft, R. & Harteneck C. (2005).
    The mammalian melastatin-related transient receptor potential cation channels: an overview.
    Pflügers Arch. 451: 204-211.
  • de Silva, A. P., Eilers, J. & Zlokarnik, G. (1999).
    Emerging fluorescence sensing technologies: From photophysical principles to cellular applications.
    Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 96: 8336-8337. pdf (165k)
  • Eilers, J. & Konnerth, A. (1997).
    Dendritic signal integration. Current Opinions in Neurobiology 7:
    385-390. pdf(167k)
  • Eilers, J., Plant, T. & Konnerth, A. (1996).
    Localized calcium signalling and neuronal integration in cerebellar Purkinje neurones.
    Cell Calcium 20: 215-226. pdf (10600k)
  • Plant, T., Eilers, J. & Konnerth, A. (1996).
    Ca2+ signals underlying synaptic plasticity in cerebellar Purkinje neurones.
    Seminars in the Neurosciences 8: 271-279. pdf (281k)

Book chapters

  • Rassler, B. (2015).
    In: Fahlke, Ch., Linke, W., Rassler, B. & Wiesner, R.: Taschenatlas Physiologie. 2. Auflage. München, Elsevier Urban & Fischer: 190-231
  • Rassler, B. (2015).
    In: Fahlke, Ch., Linke, W., Rassler, B. & Wiesner, R.: Taschenatlas Physiologie. 2. Auflage. München, Elsevier Urban & Fischer: 232-263
  • Rassler, B. (2015).
    In: Fahlke, Ch., Linke, W., Rassler, B. & Wiesner, R.: Taschenatlas Physiologie. 2. Auflage. München, Elsevier Urban & Fischer: 298-309
  • Rassler, B. (2015).
    In: Fahlke, Ch., Linke, W., Rassler, B. & Wiesner, R.: Taschenatlas Physiologie. 2. Auflage. München, Elsevier Urban & Fischer: 378-407
  • Eilers, J., R. Köhling & D. Bingmann (2013).
    Lernen und Gedächtnis.
    In Physiologie, 6. Auflage, Hrg. E.-J. Speckmann, J. Hescheler & R. Köhling. Elsevier, München
  • Rassler, B. (2008).
    In: Fahlke, Ch., Linke, W., Rassler, B. & Wiesner, R.: Taschenatlas Physiologie. München, Elsevier Urban & Fischer: 190-231
  • Rassler, B. (2008).
    In: Fahlke, Ch., Linke, W., Rassler, B. & Wiesner, R.: Taschenatlas Physiologie. München, Elsevier Urban & Fischer: 232-263
  • Rassler, B. (2008).
    In: Fahlke, Ch., Linke, W., Rassler, B. & Wiesner, R.: Taschenatlas Physiologie. München, Elsevier Urban & Fischer: 298-309
  • Rassler, B. (2008).
    In: Fahlke, Ch., Linke, W., Rassler, B. & Wiesner, R.: Taschenatlas Physiologie. München, Elsevier Urban & Fischer: 378-407
  • W. Hevers & H. Lüddens (2008).
    Neurotransmitter und Modulatoren: Aminosäuren.
    In: Handbuch der Psychopharmakotherapie (Hrgs. F. Holsboer, G. Gründer & O. Benkert), Kap. 9, S.: 149 - 163. Springer Medizin Verlag, Heidelberg 2008
  • Schmidt, H. & Eilers, J. (2007).
    Combined fluorometric and electrophysiological recordings.
    Patch-clamp analysis: advanced techniques, 2nd edition. W. Waltz, A. A. Boulton and G. B. Baker. Totowa, Humana Press Inc.: 121-148.
  • Rassler, B. (2007).
    Physiologie der Atmung.
    In: Gahr, R. H.: Handbuch der Thorax-Traumatologie. Band I. Einhorn-Presse Verlag Hamburg, 79-92
  • Eilers, J. & Konnerth, A. (2005).
    A practical guide: dye loading with patch pipettes. In Imaging in neuroscience and development: a laboratory manual.
    R. Yuste and A. Konnerth. New York, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press, 277 - 281.
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