Selected Publications - Excellence Strategy


Bhukel A*, Beuschel CB*, Maglione M, Lehmann M, Juhasz G, Madeo F, Sigrist SJ. Autophagy within the mushroom body protects from synapse aging in a non-cell autonomous manner. Nat Commun 2019, 10. | * These authors contributed equally.

Bohme MA*, McCarthy AW*, Grasskamp AT, Beuschel CB, Goel P, Jusyte M, Laber D, Huang S, Rey U, Petzoldt AG, Lehmann M, Gottfert F, Haghighi P, Hell SW, Owald D, Dickman D, Sigrist SJ‡, Walter AM‡. Rapid active zone remodeling consolidates presynaptic potentiation. Nat Commun 2019, 10. | * These authors contributed equally; ‡ co-corresponding authors.

Brandt L*, Henssler J*, Muller M, Wall S, Gabel D, Heinz A. Risk of Psychosis Among Refugees: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. JAMA Psychiatry 2019. | * These authors contributed equally.

Carmona-Gutierrez D*, Zimmermann A*, Kainz K, Pietrocola F, Chen G, Maglioni S, Schiavi A, Nah J, Mertel S, Beuschel CB, Castoldi F, Sica V, Trausinger G, Raml R, Sommer C, Schroeder S, Hofer SJ, Bauer MA, Pendl T, Tadic J, Dammbrueck C, Hu Z, Ruckenstuhl C, Eisenberg T, Durand S, Bossut N, Aprahamian F, Abdellatif M, Sedej S, Enot DP, Wolinski H, Dengjel J, Kepp O, Magnes C, Sinner F, Pieber TR, Sadoshima J, Ventura N, Sigrist SJ, Kroemer G, Madeo F. The flavonoid 4,4'-dimethoxychalcone promotes autophagy-dependent longevity across species. Nat Commun 2019, 10. | * These authors contributed equally.

Clemens AM, Lenschow C, Beed P, Li L, Sammons R, Naumann RK, Wang H, Schmitz D, Brecht M. Estrus-Cycle Regulation of Cortical Inhibition. Curr Biol 2019, 29.

Dirnagl U. Rethinking research reproducibility. EMBO J 2019, 38.

Ebbesen CL‡, Bobrov E, Rao RP, Brecht M‡. Highly structured, partner-sex- and subject-sex-dependent cortical responses during social facial touch. Nat Commun 2019, 10. | ‡ Co-corresponding authors.

Fenske P*, Grauel MK*, Brockmann MM, Dorrn AL, Trimbuch T, Rosenmund C. Autaptic cultures of human induced neurons as a versatile platform for studying synaptic function and neuronal morphology. Sci Rep 2019, 9. | * These authors contributed equally.

Goppner C*, Orozco IJ*, Hoegg-Beiler MB, Soria AH, Hubner CA, Fernandes-Rosa FL, Boulkroun S, Zennaro MC, Jentsch TJ. Pathogenesis of hypertension in a mouse model for human CLCN2 related hyperaldosteronism. Nat Commun 2019, 10. | * These authors contributed equally.

Heinz A, Zhao X‡, Liu S‡. Implications of the Association of Social Exclusion With Mental Health. JAMA Psychiatry 2019. | ‡ Co-corresponding authors.

Hoffmann S, Orlando M*, Andrzejak E*, Bruns C, Trimbuch T, Rosenmund C, Garner CC‡, Ackermann F‡. Light-Activated ROS Production Induces Synaptic Autophagy. J Neurosci 2019, 39. | * These authors contributed equally; ‡ co-corresponding authors.

Houtman J, Freitag K, Gimber N, Schmoranzer J, Heppner FL*, Jendrach M*. Beclin1-driven autophagy modulates the inflammatory response of microglia via NLRP3. EMBO J 2019, 38. | * These authors contributed equally.

Kempfer R‡, Pombo A‡. Methods for mapping 3D chromosome architecture. Nat Rev Genet 2019. | ‡ Co-corresponding authors.

Legnini I*, Alles J*, Karaiskos N, Ayoub S, Rajewsky N. FLAM-seq: full-length mRNA sequencing reveals principles of poly(A) tail length control. Nat Methods 2019, 16. | * These authors contributed equally.

Lehmann M‡, Lukonin I, Noe F, Schmoranzer J, Clementi C, Loerke D, Haucke V‡. Nanoscale coupling of endocytic pit growth and stability. Sci Adv 2019, 5. | ‡ Co-corresponding authors.

Quade B*, Camacho M*, Zhao X, Orlando M, Trimbuch T, Xu J, Li W, Nicastro D, Rosenmund C‡, Rizo J‡. Membrane bridging by Munc13-1 is crucial for neurotransmitter release. Elife 2019, 8. | * These authors contributed equally; ‡ co-corresponding authors.

Nitzan M*, Karaiskos N*, Friedman N‡, Rajewsky N‡. Gene expression cartography. Nature 2019, 576. | * These authors contributed equally; ‡ co-corresponding authors.

Patzke C*, Brockmann MM*, Dai J*, Gan KJ, Grauel MK, Fenske P, Liu Y, Acuna C, Rosenmund C, Sudhof TC. Neuromodulator Signaling Bidirectionally Controls Vesicle Numbers in Human Synapses. Cell 2019, 179. | * These authors contributed equally.

Reinhold AS*, Sanguinetti-Scheck JI*, Hartmann K*, Brecht M. Behavioral and neural correlates of hide-and-seek in rats. Science 2019, 365. | * These authors contributed equally.

Skourti-Stathaki K‡, Torlai Triglia E, Warburton M, Voigt P, Bird A, Pombo A‡. R-Loops Enhance Polycomb Repression at a Subset of Developmental Regulator Genes. Mol Cell 2019, 73. | ‡ Co-corresponding authors.

Starossom SC, Campo Garcia J, Woelfle T, Romero-Suarez S, Olah M, Watanabe F, Cao L, Yeste A, Tukker JJ, Quintana FJ, Imitola J, Witzel F, Schmitz D, Morkel M, Paul F*, Infante-Duarte C*, Khoury SJ*. Chi3l3 induces oligodendrogenesis in an experimental model of autoimmune neuroinflammation. Nat Commun 2019, 10. | * Equally contributing senior authors.

Theil K‡, Imami K, Rajewsky N‡. Identification of proteins and miRNAs that specifically bind an mRNA in vivo. Nat Commun 2019, 10. | ‡ Co-corresponding authors.

Wallroth A, Koch PA, Marat AL, Krause E, Haucke V. Protein kinase N controls a lysosomal lipid switch to facilitate nutrient signalling via mTORC1. Nat Cell Biol 2019, 21.

Wolf FA, Hamey FK, Plass M, Solana J, Dahlin JS, Gottgens B, Rajewsky N, Simon L, Theis FJ. PAGA: graph abstraction reconciles clustering with trajectory inference through a topology preserving map of single cells. Genome Biol 2019, 20.