Publications May to June 2015

Read here about recent papers published by members of the Neuroscience Center Zurich.

Combined HDAC1 and HDAC2 Depletion Promotes Retinal Ganglion Cell Survival After Injury Through Reduction of p53 Target Gene Expression.
ASN Neuro. 2015 Jun 30;7(3)
Authors: Lebrun-Julien F, Suter U

Septo-temporal distribution and lineage progression of hippocampal neurogenesis in a primate (Callithrix jacchus) in comparison to mice.
Front Neuroanat. 2015 June 29;9:85
Authors: Amrein I, Nosswitz M, Slomianka L, van Dijk RM, Engler S, Klaus F, Raineteau O, Azim K

Attractive and repulsive factors act through multi-subunit receptor complexes to regulate nerve fiber growth.
J Cell Sci. 2015 Jun 26;
Authors: Thiede-Stan NK, Schwab M

Alpha-Amylase Activity in Blood Increases after Pharmacological, But Not Psychological, Activation of the Adrenergic System.
PLoS One. 2015 Jun 25;10(6):e0130449
Authors: Nater UM, La Marca R, Erni K, Ehlert U

Tracking trauma-induced structural and functional changes above the level of spinal cord injury.
Curr Opin Neurol. 2015 Jun 24;
Authors: Huber E, Curt A, Freund P

Mapping pathological changes in brain structure by combining T1- and T2-weighted MR imaging data.
Neuroradiology. 2015 Jun 24;
Authors: Ganzetti M, Wenderoth N, Mantini D

Pharmacological Cognitive Enhancement in Healthy Individuals: A Compensation for Cognitive Deficits or a Question of Personality?
PLoS One. 2015 June 24;10(6):e0129805
Authors: Maier LJ, Wunderli MD, Vonmoos M, Römmelt AT, Baumgartner MR, Seifritz E, Schaub MP, Quednow BB

Acquisition of a High-precision Skilled Forelimb Reaching Task in Rats.
J Vis Exp. 2015, June 24;(100)
Authors: Zemmar A, Kast B, Lussi K, Luft AR, Schwab ME

Programming Hippocampal Neural Stem/Progenitor Cells into Oligodendrocytes Enhances Remyelination in the Adult Brain after Injury.
Cell Rep. 2015 Jun 23;11(11):1679-1685
Authors: Braun SM, Pilz GA, Machado RA, Moss J, Becher B, Toni N, Jessberger S

Valence and agency influence striatal response to feedback in patients with major depressive disorder.
J Psychiatry Neurosci. 2015 Jun 23;40(4):140225
Authors: Späti J, Chumbley J, Doerig N, Brakowski J, Grosse Holtforth M, Seifritz E, Spinelli S

Temporally Unpredictable Sounds Exert a Context-Dependent Influence on Evaluation of Unrelated Images.
PLoS One. 2015 June 22;10(6):e0131065
Authors: Bach DR, Seifritz E, Dolan RJ

Inappropriate assumptions about EEG state changes and their impact on the quantification of EEG state dynamics.
Neuroimage. 2015 Jun 16;
Authors: Koenig T, Brandeis D

Quality of evidence of rehabilitation interventions in long-term care for people with severe disorders of consciousness after brain injury: A systematic review.
J Rehabil Med. 2015 Jun 16;
Authors: Klingshirn H, Grill E, Bender A, Strobl R, Mittrach R, Braitmayer K, Müller M

Surfaceome of classical Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphoma.
Proteomics Clin Appl. 2015 Jun 15;
Authors: Hofmann A, Thiesler T, Gerrits B, Behnke S, Sobotzki N, Omasits U, Bausch-Fluck D, Bock T, Aebersold R, Moch H, Tinguely M, Wollscheid B

Modulation of cerebral endothelial cell function by TGF-β in glioblastoma: VEGF-dependent angiogenesis versus endothelial mesenchymal transition.
Oncotarget. 2015 Jun 15;
Authors: Krishnan S, Szabo E, Burghardt I, Frei K, Tabatabai G, Weller M

Autonomic dysreflexia and repeatability of cardiovascular changes during same session repeat urodynamic investigation in women with spinal cord injury.
World J Urol. 2015 Jun 9;
Authors: Walter M, Knüpfer SC, Leitner L, Mehnert U, Schubert M, Curt A, Kessler TM

Reactivation of herpesvirus under fingolimod: A case of severe herpes simplex encephalitis.
Neurology. 2015 Jun 9;84(23):2377-8
Authors: Pfender N, Jelcic I, Linnebank M, Schwarz U, Martin R

Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Computed Tomography of the Brain-50 Years of Innovation, With a Focus on the Future.
Invest Radiol. 2015 Jun 4;
Authors: Runge VM, Aoki S, Bradley WG, Chang KH, Essig M, Ma L, Ross JS, Valavanis A

Subcortical glutamate mediates the reduction of short-range functional connectivity with age in a developmental cohort.
J Neurosci. 2015 Jun 3;35(22):8433-41
Authors: Ghisleni C, Bollmann S, Poil SS, Brandeis D, Martin E, Michels L, O’Gorman RL, Klaver P

Inversion of hierarchical Bayesian models using Gaussian processes.
Neuroimage. 2015 Jun 3;118:133-145
Authors: Lomakina EI, Paliwal S, Diaconescu AO, Brodersen KH, Aponte EA, Buhmann JM, Stephan KE

Eighteen-month-olds’ memory interference and distraction in a modified A-not-B task is not associated with their anticipatory looking in a false-belief task.
Front Psychol. 2015;6:857
Authors: Zmyj N, Prinz W, Daum MM

Single motor unit responses underlying cervical vestibular evoked myogenic potentials produced by bone-conducted stimuli.
Clin Neurophysiol. 2015 Jun;126(6):1234-45
Authors: Rosengren SM, Colebatch JG, Straumann D, Weber KP

Changing the brain with multimodal mirrors: Combining visual and somatosensory stimulation to enhance motor plasticity.
Clin Neurophysiol. 2015 Jun;126(6):1065-6
Authors: Wenderoth N

Quantification of Corticospinal Tracts with Diffusion Tensor Imaging in Brainstem Surgery: Prognostic Value in 14 Consecutive Cases at 3T Magnetic Resonance Imaging.
World Neurosurg. 2015 Jun;83(6):1006-14
Authors: Yao Y, Ulrich NH, Guggenberger R, Alzarhani YA, Bertalanffy H, Kollias SS

Native and non-native speech sound processing and the neural mismatch responses: A longitudinal study on classroom-based foreign language learning.
Neuropsychologia. 2015 Jun;72:94-104
Authors: Jost LB, Eberhard-Moscicka AK, Pleisch G, Heusser V, Brandeis D, Zevin JD, Maurer U

Brain metastasis research: a late awakening.
Chin Clin Oncol. 2015 Jun;4(2):17
Authors: Preusser M, Weller M

Management of neoplastic meningitis.
Chin Clin Oncol. 2015 Jun;4(2):26
Authors: Roth P, Weller M

The Physiologist Ewald Hering (1834-1918): Curriculum vitae.
Strabismus. 2015 Jun;23(2):101-3
Authors: Baumann C

Maintaining homeostasis by decision-making.
PLoS Comput Biol. 2015 May 29;11(5):e1004301
Authors: Korn CW, Bach DR

From control to cooperation – Plea for a new role of IRBs: Comment to: Jonathan Baron: Some fallacies of human-subjects protection, and some solutions.
Cortex. 2015 May 27;
Authors: Christen M, Brugger P

Serotonin Transporter and Tryptophan Hydroxylase Gene Variations Mediate Working Memory Deficits of Cocaine Users.
Neuropsychopharmacology. 2015 May 27;
Authors: Havranek MM, Vonmoos M, Müller CP, Büetiger JR, Tasiudi E, Hulka LM, Preller KH, Mössner R, Grünblatt E, Seifritz E, Quednow BB

Microglia Versus Myeloid Cell Nomenclature during Brain Inflammation.
Front Immunol. 2015 May 26;6:249
Authors: Greter M, Lelios I, Croxford AL

Malignant optic glioma – the spectrum of disease in a case series.
Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2015 May 26;
Authors: Traber GL, Pangalu A, Neumann M, Costa J, Weller M, Huna-Baron R, Landau K

fMRI reveals lateralized pattern of brain activity modulated by the metrics of stimuli during auditory rhyme processing.
Brain Lang. 2015 May 26;147:41-50
Authors: Hurschler MA, Liem F, Oechslin M, Stämpfli P, Meyer M

Canonical Wnt signaling is required for commissural axon guidance.
Dev Neurobiol. 2015 May 26; DOI: 10.1002/dneu.22307
Authors: Avilés EC, Stoeckli ET

Reward System Dysfunction as a Neural Substrate of Symptom Expression Across the General Population and Patients With Schizophrenia.
Schizophr Bull. 2015 May 25;
Authors: Simon JJ, Cordeiro SA, Weber MA, Friederich HC, Wolf RC, Weisbrod M, Kaiser S

Anodal tDCS over the Primary Motor Cortex Facilitates Long-Term Memory Formation Reflecting Use-Dependent Plasticity.
PLoS One. 2015 May 21;10(5):e0127270
Authors: Rroji O, van Kuyck K, Nuttin B, Wenderoth N

Immune attack: the role of inflammation in Alzheimer disease.
Nat Rev Neurosci. 2015 May 20;16(6):358-72
Authors: Heppner FL, Ransohoff RM, Becher B

Construct validity and reliability of the Selective Control Assessment of the Lower Extremity in children with cerebral palsy.
Dev Med Child Neurol. 2015 May 20;
Authors: Balzer J, Marsico P, Mitteregger E, van der Linden ML, Mercer TH, van Hedel HJ

Reduced sleep spindle density in early onset schizophrenia: A preliminary finding.
Schizophr Res. 2015 May 18;
Authors: Tesler N, Gerstenberg M, Franscini M, Jenni OG, Walitza S, Huber R

Local anesthetics take a central action in analgesia.
Pain. 2015 May 16;
Authors: Zeilhofer HU, Schmelz M

Intraoperative monitoring of facial nerve motor evoked potentials in children.
World Neurosurg. 2015 May 15;
Authors: Bozinov O, Grotzer MA, Sarnthein J

Discovery of a High Affinity and Selective Pyridine Analog as a Potential Positron Emission Tomography Imaging Agent for Cannabinoid Type 2 Receptor.
J Med Chem. 2015 May 14;
Authors: Slavik R, Grether U, Müller Herde A, Gobbi L, Fingerle J, Ullmer C, Krämer SD, Schibli R, Mu L, Ametamey SM

Methods in Pediatric Sleep Research and Sleep Medicine.
Neuropediatrics. 2015 May 11;
Authors: Mouthon AL, Huber R

Reliability and practicability of the straight leg raise test in children with cerebral palsy.
Dev Med Child Neurol. 2015 May 11;
Authors: Marsico P, Tal-Akabi A, Van Hedel HJ 

Reactivation of herpesvirus under fingolimod: A case of severe herpes simplex encephalitis.
Neurology. 2015 May 8;
Authors: Pfender N, Jelcic I, Linnebank M, Schwarz U, Martin R

Smartphone use shapes cortical tactile sensory processing from the fingertips
Med Sci (Paris). 2015 Apr;31(4):363-6. doi: 10.1051/medsci/20153104006. Epub 2015 May 8.
Authors: Gindrat AD, Chytiris M, Balerna M, Rouiller EM, Ghosh A

Fast iterative pre-emphasis calibration method enabling third-order dynamic shim updated fMRI.
Magn Reson Med. 2015 May 7;
Authors: Fillmer A, Vannesjo SJ, Pavan M, Scheidegger M, Pruessmann KP, Henning A

BOLD fMRI of C-Fiber Mediated Nociceptive Processing in Mouse Brain in Response to Thermal Stimulation of the Forepaws.
PLoS One. 2015 May 7;10(5):e0126513
Authors: Bosshard SC, Stuker F, von Deuster C, Schroeter A, Rudin M

Quantifying Insufficient Coping Behavior under Chronic Stress: A Cross-Cultural Study of 1,303 Students from Italy, Spain and Argentina.
Psychopathology. 2015 May 7;
Authors: Delfino JP, Barragán E, Botella C, Braun S, Bridler R, Camussi E, Chafrat V, Lott P, Mohr C, Moragrega I, Papagno C, Sanchez S, Seifritz E, Soler C, Stassen HH

In search of a role of REM sleep in memory formation.
Neurobiol Learn Mem. 2015 May 6;
Authors: Rasch B, Born J

Dopamine Promotes Motor Cortex Plasticity and Motor Skill Learning via PLC Activation.
PLoS One. 2015 May 4;10(5):e0124986
Authors: Rioult-Pedotti MS, Pekanovic A, Atiemo CO, Marshall J, Luft AR

The Influence of Pre-stimulus EEG Activity on Reaction Time During a Verbal Sternberg Task is Related to Musical Expertise.
Brain Topogr. 2015 May 1;
Authors: Klein C, Diaz Hernandez L, Koenig T, Kottlow M, Elmer S, Jäncke L

Adult Hippocampal Neurogenesis in Natural Populations of Mammals.
Cold Spring Harb Perspect Biol. 2015 May 1;7(5)
Authors: Amrein I

Molecular classification of diffuse cerebral WHO grade II/III gliomas using genome- and transcriptome-wide profiling improves stratification of prognostically distinct patient groups.
Acta Neuropathol. 2015 May;129(5):679-93
Authors: Weller M, Weber RG, Willscher E, Riehmer V, Hentschel B, Kreuz M, Felsberg J, Beyer U, Löffler-Wirth H, Kaulich K, Steinbach JP, Hartmann C, Gramatzki D, Schramm J, Westphal M, Schackert G, Simon M, Martens T, Boström J, Hagel C, Sabel M, Krex D, Tonn JC, Wick W, Noell S, Schlegel U, Radlwimmer B, Pietsch T, Loeffler M, von Deimling A, Binder H, Reifenberger G

Plasma C20-Sphingolipids predict cardiovascular events independently from conventional cardiovascular risk factors in patients undergoing coronary angiography.
Atherosclerosis. 2015 May;240(1):216-21
Authors: Othman A, Saely CH, Muendlein A, Vonbank A, Drexel H, von Eckardstein A, Hornemann T

Clinical Utility of Ocular Vestibular-Evoked Myogenic Potentials (oVEMPs).
Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep. 2015 May;15(5):548
Authors: Weber KP, Rosengren SM

A Bayesian perspective on magnitude estimation.
Trends Cogn Sci., 2015 May; 19(5):285 – 293
Authors: Petzschner FH, Glasauer S, Stephan KE