Publications February to April 2015

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

A matching pursuit algorithm for inferring tonic sympathetic arousal from spontaneous skin conductance fluctuations.
Psychophysiology. 2015 Apr 30;
Authors: Bach DR, Staib M

A reconfigurable on-line learning spiking neuromorphic processor comprising 256 neurons and 128K synapses.
Front Neurosci. 2015 April 29;9:141
Authors: Qiao N, Mostafa H, Corradi F, Osswald M, Stefanini F, Sumislawska D, Indiveri G

Reliability and Responsiveness of Upper Limb Motor Assessments for Children With Central Neuromotor Disorders: A Systematic Review.
Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2015 Apr 28;
Authors: Gerber CN, Labruyère R, van Hedel HJ

Replay of conditioned stimuli during late REM and stage N2 sleep influences affective tone rather than emotional memory strength.
Neurobiol Learn Mem. 2015 Apr 28;
Authors: Rihm JS, Rasch B

Sparse, reliable, and long-term stable representation of periodic whisker deflections in the mouse barrel cortex.
Neuroimage. 2015 Apr 28;115:52-63
Authors: Mayrhofer JM, Haiss F, Helmchen F, Weber B

Structural brain correlates associated with professional handball playing.
PLoS One. 2015 April 27;10(4):e0124222
Authors: Hänggi J, Langer N, Lutz K, Birrer K, Mérillat S, Jäncke L

Expression of leukemia inhibitory factor in Müller glia cells is regulated by a redox-dependent mRNA stability mechanism.
BMC Biol. 2015 Apr 25;13(1):30
Authors: Agca C, Boldt K, Gubler A, Meneau I, Corpet A, Samardzija M, Stucki M, Ueffing M, Grimm C

Emotional face expression modulates occipital-frontal effective connectivity during memory formation in a bottom-up fashion.
Front Behav Neurosci. 2015 April 23;9:90
Authors: Xiu D, Geiger MJ, Klaver P

Secondary NAD(+) deficiency in the inherited defect of glutamine synthetase.
J Inherit Metab Dis. 2015 Apr 21;
Authors: Hu L, Ibrahim K, Stucki M, Frapolli M, Shahbeck N, Chaudhry FA, Görg B, Häussinger D, Penberthy WT, Ben-Omran T, Häberle J

A mass spectrometric-derived cell surface protein atlas.
PLoS One. 2015, April 20;10(3):e0121314
Authors: Bausch-Fluck D, Hofmann A, Bock T, Frei AP, Cerciello F, Jacobs A, Moest H, Omasits U, Gundry RL, Yoon C, Schiess R, Schmidt A, Mirkowska P, Härtlová A, Van Eyk JE, Bourquin JP, Aebersold R, Boheler KR, Zandstra P, Wollscheid B

Acute Effects of Muscarinic M1 Receptor Modulation on AβPP Metabolism and Amyloid-β Levels in vivo: A Microdialysis Study.
J Alzheimers Dis. 2015 Apr 16;
Authors: Welt T, Kulic L, Hoey SE, McAfoose J, Späni C, Chadha AS, Fisher A, Nitsch RM

A novel fat connection from gut to brain.
J Physiol. 2015 Apr 15;593(8):1757-8
Authors: Langhans W

Analgesia and unwanted benzodiazepine effects in point-mutated mice expressing only one benzodiazepine-sensitive GABAA receptor subtype.
Nat Commun. 2015 April 13;6:6803
Authors: Ralvenius WT, Benke D, Acuña MA, Rudolph U, Zeilhofer HU

Distinct adhesion-independent functions of β-catenin control stage-specific sensory neurogenesis and proliferation.
BMC Biol. 2015 April 11;13(1):24
Authors: Gay MH, Valenta T, Herr P, Paratore-Hari L, Basler K, Sommer L

Robot-assisted gait training might be beneficial for more severely affected children with cerebral palsy: Brief report.
Dev Neurorehabil. 2015 Apr 2;:1-6
Authors: van Hedel HJ, Meyer-Heim A, Rüsch-Bohtz C

Correlation of Electrophysiological Properties and Hearing Preservation in Cochlear Implant Patients.
Otol Neurotol. 2015 Apr 2;
Authors: Dalbert A, Sim JH, Gerig R, Pfiffner F, Roosli C, Huber A

Of ammonia and orotic Acid and their importance for clinical neuropediatrics.
Neuropediatrics. 2015 Apr;46(2):80-1
Authors: Häberle J

1 kHz 2D Visual Motion Sensor Using 20 × 20 Silicon Retina Optical Sensor and DSP Microcontroller.
IEEE Trans Biomed Circuits Syst. 2015 Apr;9(2):207-16
Authors: Liu SC, Yang M, Steiner A, Moeckel R, Delbruck T

Neurogenic lower urinary tract dysfunction (NLUTD) in patients with spinal cord injury: long-term urodynamic findings.
BJU Int. 2015 Apr;115 Suppl 6:33-8
Authors: Schöps TF, Schneider MP, Steffen F, Ineichen BV, Mehnert U, Kessler TM

Balo’s Concentric Sclerosis with Acute Presentation and Co-Existing Multiple Sclerosis-Typical Lesions on MRI.
Case Rep Neurol. 2015 Jan-Apr;7(1):44-50
Authors: Purohit B, Ganewatte E, Schreiner B, Kollias S

Influence of leptomeningeal collateral pattern on the prognostic value of mismatch in acute anterior circulation stroke.
J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2015 Mar-Apr;39(2):213-6
Authors: Spiessberger A, Federau C, Guggenberger R, Kollias S

Hippocampus Is Place of Interaction between Unconscious and Conscious Memories.
PLoS One. 2015 Mar 31;10(3):e0122459
Authors: Züst MA, Colella P, Reber TP, Vuilleumier P, Hauf M, Ruch S, Henke K

Comprehensive assessment of walking function after human spinal cord injury.
Prog Brain Res. 2015;218:1-14 Epub 2015 Mar 29.
Authors: Awai L, Curt A

Phosphodiesterase 5 Inhibitors for the Treatment of Erectile Dysfunction: A Trade-off Network Meta-analysis.
Eur Urol. 2015 Mar 26;
Authors: Chen L, Staubli SE, Schneider MP, Kessels AG, Ivic S, Bachmann LM, Kessler TM

Intra-individual variability and continuity of action and perception measures in infants.
Front Psychol. 2015 Mar 25;6:327
Authors: Gampe A, Keitel A, Daum MM

Clinical utility and limitations of intraoperative monitoring of visual evoked potentials.
PLoS One. 2015 Mar 24;10(3):e0120525
Authors: Luo Y, Regli L, Bozinov O, Sarnthein J

Identification of Vibrotactile Patterns Encoding Obstacle Distance Information.
IEEE Trans Haptics. 2015 Mar 20;
Authors: Kim Y, Harders M, Gassert R

Transforming growth factor-β pathway activity in glioblastoma.
Oncotarget. 2015 Mar 20;6(8):5963-77
Authors: Frei K, Gramatzki D, Tritschler I, Schroeder JJ, Espinoza L, Rushing EJ, Weller M

Multi-Functional Regulation of 4E-BP Gene Expression by the Ccr4-Not Complex.
PLoS One. 2015 Mar 20;10(3):e0113902
Authors: Okada H, Schittenhelm RB, Straessle A, Hafen E

Plasma 1-deoxysphingolipids are predictive biomarkers for type 2 diabetes mellitus.
BMJ Open Diabetes Res Care. 2015 Mar 19;3(1):e000073
Authors: Othman A, Saely CH, Muendlein A, Vonbank A, Drexel H, von Eckardstein A, Hornemann T

Targeted ablation, silencing, and activation establish glycinergic dorsal horn neurons as key components of a spinal gate for pain and itch.
Neuron. 2015 Mar 18;85(6):1289-304
Authors: Foster E, Wildner H, Tudeau L, Haueter S, Ralvenius WT, Jegen M, Johannssen H, Hösli L, Haenraets K, Ghanem A, Conzelmann KK, Bösl M, Zeilhofer HU

Unstable argininosuccinate lyase in variant forms of the urea cycle disorder argininosuccinic aciduria.
J Inherit Metab Dis. 2015 Mar 17;
Authors: Hu L, Pandey AV, Balmer C, Eggimann S, Rüfenacht V, Nuoffer JM, Häberle J

Deletion of jun proteins in adult oligodendrocytes does not perturb cell survival, or myelin maintenance in vivo.
PLoS One. 2015 Mar 16;10(3):e0120454
Authors: Schreiner B, Ingold-Heppner B, Pehl D, Locatelli G, Berrit-Schönthaler H, Becher B

Postsynaptic gephyrin clustering controls the development of adult-born granule cells in the olfactory bulb.
J Comp Neurol. 2015 Mar 13 (Epub ahead of press)
Authors: Deprez F, Pallotto M, Vogt F, Grabiec M, Virtanen MA, Tyagarajan SK, Panzanelli P, Fritschy JM

Quantification of corticospinal tracts with diffusion tensor imaging in brainstem surgery: Prognostic value in 14 consecutive cases at 3T-MRI.
World Neurosurg. 2015 Mar 5;
Authors: Yao Y, Ulrich NH, Guggenberger R, Alzarhani YA, Bertalanffy H, Kollias SS

Premigratory and migratory neural crest cells are multipotent in vivo.
Cell Stem Cell. 2015 Mar 5;16(3):314-22
Authors: Baggiolini A, Varum S, Mateos JM, Bettosini D, John N, Bonalli M, Ziegler U, Dimou L, Clevers H, Furrer R, Sommer L

Dopamine D2-receptor blockade enhances decoding of prefrontal signals in humans.
J Neurosci. 2015 Mar 4;35(9):4104-11
Authors: Kahnt T, Weber SC, Haker H, Robbins TW, Tobler PN

Neutralization of colony-stimulating factor 1 receptor prevents sickness behavior syndrome by reprogramming inflammatory monocytes to produce IL-10.
Brain Behav Immun. 2015 Mar 3;
Authors: Müller A, Strauss L, Greter M, Gast H, Recher M, Becher B, Fontana A

Increased sleep need and daytime sleepiness 6 months after traumatic brain injury: a prospective controlled clinical trial.
Brain. 2015 Mar;138(Pt 3):726-35
Authors: Imbach LL, Valko PO, Li T, Maric A, Symeonidou ER, Stover JF, Bassetti CL, Mica L, Werth E, Baumann CR

Quality of life is social – Towards an improvement of social abilities in patients with epilepsy.
Seizure. 2015 Mar;26:12-21
Authors: Szemere E, Jokeit H

Lowering plasma 1-deoxysphingolipids improves neuropathy in diabetic rats.
Diabetes. 2015 Mar;64(3):1035-45
Authors: Othman A, Bianchi R, Alecu I, Wei Y, Porretta-Serapiglia C, Lombardi R, Chiorazzi A, Meregalli C, Oggioni N, Cavaletti G, Lauria G, von Eckardstein A, Hornemann T

Exploring the origins of grey matter damage in multiple sclerosis.
Nat Rev Neurosci. 2015 Mar;16(3):147-58
Authors: Calabrese M, Magliozzi R, Ciccarelli O, Geurts JJ, Reynolds R, Martin R

Triggering receptor expressed on myeloid cells-2 is involved in prion-induced microglial activation but does not contribute to prion pathogenesis in mouse brains.
Neurobiol Aging. 2015 Feb 27;
Authors: Zhu C, Herrmann US, Li B, Abakumova I, Moos R, Schwarz P, Rushing EJ, Colonna M, Aguzzi A

The Multidimensional Aspects of Sleep Spindles and Their Relationship to Word-Pair Memory Consolidation.
Sleep. 2015 Feb 18;
Authors: Lustenberger C, Wehrle F, Tüshaus L, Achermann P, Huber R

Automatic versus Choice-Dependent Value Representations in the Human Brain.
Neuron. 2015 Feb 18;85(4):874-85
Authors: Grueschow M, Polania R, Hare TA, Ruff CC

Anticipatory anxiety disrupts neural valuation during risky choice.
J Neurosci. 2015 Feb 18;35(7):3085-99
Authors: Engelmann JB, Meyer F, Fehr E, Ruff CC

Improvement in precision grip force control with self-modulation of primary motor cortex during motor imagery.
Front Behav Neurosci. 2015 Feb 13;9:18
Authors: Blefari ML, Sulzer J, Hepp-Reymond MC, Kollias S, Gassert R

Differentially regulated miRNAs as prognostic biomarkers in the blood of primary CNS lymphoma patients.
Eur J Cancer. 2015 Feb;51(3):382-90
Authors: Roth P, Keller A, Hoheisel JD, Codo P, Bauer AS, Backes C, Leidinger P, Meese E, Thiel E, Korfel A, Weller M

Neuropediatrics news 2015.
Neuropediatrics. 2015 Feb; 46(1):1-2
Authors: Plecko B, Boltshauser E, Neubauer BA

Ascent to moderate altitude impairs overnight memory improvements.
Physiol Behav. 2015 Feb; 139:121-6
Authors: Tesler N, Latshang TD, Lo Cascio CM, Stadelmann K, Stoewhas AC, Kohler M, Bloch KE, Achermann P, Huber R