Recent Publications by ZNZ Members

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

Gene Silencing in Chicken Brain Development.
Methods Mol Biol. 2020;2047:439-456
Authors: Tsapara G, Andermatt I, Stoeckli ET

Neural patterns reveal single-trial information on absolute pitch and relative pitch perception.
Neuroimage. 2019 Oct 15;200:132-141
Authors: Leipold S, Greber M, Sele S, Jäncke L

Measuring anger in patients experiencing chronic pain – A systematic review.
J Psychosom Res. 2019 Oct;125:109778
Authors: Sommer I, Lukic N, Rössler W, Ettlin DA

Testosterone administration increases social discounting in healthy males.
Psychoneuroendocrinology. 2019 Oct;108:127-134
Authors: Wu Y, Liao J, Zilioli S, Wu Y, Deng H, Li H, Tobler PN

Proteomics-Based Monitoring of Pathway Activity Reveals that Blocking Diacylglycerol Biosynthesis Rescues from Alpha-Synuclein .
Cell Syst. 2019 Sep 25;9(3):309-320.e8
Authors: Soste M, Charmpi K, Lampert F, Gerez JA, van Oostrum M, Malinovska L, Boersema PJ, Prymaczok NC, Riek R, Peter M, Vanni S, Beyer A, Picotti P

Cervical cord neurodegeneration in traumatic and non-traumatic spinal cord injury.
J Neurotrauma. 2019 Sep 21
Authors: Seif M, David G, Huber E, Vallotton K, Curt A, Freund P

Tissue bridges predict recovery after traumatic and ischemic thoracic spinal cord injury
Neurology. 2019 Sep 20
Authors: Pfyffer D, Huber E, Sutter R, Curt A, Freund P

Therapeutic targeting of TGF-β ligands in glioblastoma using novel antisense oligonucleotides reduces the growth of experimental gliomas.
Clin Cancer Res. 2019 Sep 17
Authors: Papachristodoulou A, Silginer M, Weller M, Schneider H, Hasenbach K, Janicot M, Roth P

The Challenge of Asymptomatic Bacteriuria and Symptomatic Urinary Tract Infections in Patients with Neurogenic Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction.
J Urol. 2019 Sep 17;:101097JU0000000000000555
Authors: Tornic J, Wöllner J, Leitner L, Mehnert U, Bachmann LM, Kessler TM

Human motor fatigability as evoked by repetitive movements results from a gradual breakdown of surround inhibition.
Elife. 2019 Sep 16;8:
Authors: Bächinger M, Lehner R, Thomas F, Hanimann S, Balsters J, Wenderoth N

The mesoSPIM initiative: open-source light-sheet microscopes for imaging cleared tissue.
Nat Methods. 2019 Sep 16. doi: 10.1038/s41592-019-0554-0.
Voigt FF, Kirschenbaum D, Platonova E, Pagès S, Campbell RAA, Kastli R, Schaettin M, Egolf L, van der Bourg A, Bethge P, Haenraets K, Frézel N, Topilko T, Perin P, Hillier D, Hildebrand S, Schueth A, Roebroeck A, Roska B, Stoeckli ET, Pizzala R, Renier N, Zeilhofer HU, Karayannis T, Ziegler U, Batti L, Holtmaat A, Lüscher C, Aguzzi A, Helmchen F.

What the Proportional Recovery Rule Is (and Is Not): Methodological and Statistical Considerations.
Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2019 Sep 15;:1545968319872996
Authors: Kundert R, Goldsmith J, Veerbeek JM, Krakauer JW, Luft AR

NG2 glia are required for maintaining microglia homeostatic state.
Glia. 2019 Sep 13. doi: 10.1002/glia.23721. [Epub ahead of print]
Liu Y, Aguzzi A

Enhanced detection of prion infectivity from blood by preanalytical enrichment with peptoid-conjugated beads.
PLoS One. 2019 Sep 12;14(9):e0216013. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0216013. eCollection 2019.
Hornemann S, Schwarz P, Rushing EJ, Connolly MD, Zuckermann RN, Yam AY, Aguzzi A

Enhanced detection of prion infectivity from blood by preanalytical enrichment with peptoid-conjugated beads.
PLoS One. 2019 Sep 12;14(9):e0216013
Authors: Hornemann S, Schwarz P, Rushing EJ, Connolly MD, Zuckermann RN, Yam AY, Aguzzi A

Molecular targeted therapy of glioblastoma.
Cancer Treat Rev. 2019 Sep 11;80:101896. doi: 10.1016/j.ctrv.2019.101896. [Epub ahead of print]
Le Rhun E, Preusser M, Roth P, Reardon DA, van den Bent M, Wen P, Reifenberger G, Weller M.

Trust Games and Beyond.
Front Neurosci. 2019 Sep 10;13:887
Authors: Alós-Ferrer C, Farolfi F

Risk factors for the development of epilepsy in patients with brain metastasis.
Neuro Oncol. 2019 Sep 10. pii: noz172. doi: 10.1093/neuonc/noz172.
Wolpert F, Lareida A, Terziev R, Grossenbacher B, Neidert MC, Roth P, Poryazova R, Imbach L, Le Rhun E, Weller M.

Disentangling hippocampal and amygdala contribution to human anxiety-like behaviour.
J Neurosci. 2019 Sep 09 Authors: Bach DR, Hoffmann M, Finke C, Hurlemann R, Ploner CJ

[Participation in research: interest and opinions on participatory research among participants of a senior university].
Z Gerontol Geriatr. 2019 Sep 05
Authors: Seifert A, Schelling HR, Tönsmann S, Martin M

A Circuit Perspective on State-Dependent Effects of Dopamine Stimulants.
Neuron. 2019 Sep 04;103(5):755-756
Authors: Viskaitis P, Burdakov D

Neurodevelopmental Resilience and Susceptibility to Maternal Immune Activation.
Trends Neurosci. 2019 Sep 04
Authors: Meyer U

Hypothalamic Heuristics for Survival.
Trends Endocrinol Metab. 2019 Sep 03
Authors: Burdakov D, Peleg-Raibstein D

Measuring temporal response properties of auditory nerve fibers in cochlear implant recipients.
Hear Res. 2019 Sep 01;380:187-196
Authors: Tabibi S, Kegel A, Lai WK, Bruce IC, Dillier N

Editorial Comment.
J Urol. 2019 09;202(3):583-584
Authors: Kessler TM

Light stress affects cones and horizontal cells via rhodopsin-mediated mechanisms.
Exp Eye Res. 2019 Sep;186:107719
Authors: Samardzija M, Todorova V, Gougoulakis L, Barben M, Nötzli S, Klee K, Storti F, Gubler A, Imsand C, Grimm C

Dynamics and diversity of heart rate responses to a disaster motion picture.
Int J Psychophysiol. 2019 Sep;143:64-79
Authors: Steiger BK, Kegel LC, Spirig E, Jokeit H

Refueling the Ischemic CNS: Guidance Molecules for Vascular Repair.
Trends Neurosci. 2019 Sep;42(9):644-656
Authors: Rust R, Grönnert L, Weber RZ, Mulders G, Schwab ME

Flares of chronic pelvic pain syndrome: lessons learned from the MAPP Research Network.
BJU Int. 2019 Sep;124(3):360-361
Authors: Kessler TM

Developmental expression patterns of erythropoietin and its receptor in mouse brainstem respiratory regions.
Respir Physiol Neurobiol. 2019 Sep;267:12-19
Authors: Schneider Gasser EM, Elliot-Portal E, Arias-Reyes C, Losantos-Ramos K, Khalid K, Ogunshola O, Soliz J

The CNS Immune Landscape from the Viewpoint of a T Cell.
Trends Neurosci. 2019 Aug 29
Authors: Mundt S, Greter M, Flügel A, Becher B

Bowel Outcome Prediction After Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury: Longitudinal Cohort Study.
Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2019 Aug 27;:1545968319868722
Authors: Pavese C, Bachmann LM, Schubert M, Curt A, Mehnert U, Schneider MP, Scivoletto G, Finazzi Agrò E, Maier D, Abel R, Weidner N, Rupp R, Kessels AG, Kessler TM

A fluorescent protein-readout for transcriptional activity reveals regulation of APP nuclear signaling by phosphorylation sites.
Biol Chem. 2019 Aug 27;400(9):1191-1203
Authors: Konietzko U, Gersbacher MT, Streuli J, Krüger M, Thöni S, Kins S, Nitsch RM

Rapid Reconfiguration of the Functional Connectome after Chemogenetic Locus Coeruleus Activation.
Neuron. 2019 Aug 21;103(4):702-718.e5
Authors: Zerbi V, Floriou-Servou A, Markicevic M, Vermeiren Y, Sturman O, Privitera M, von Ziegler L, Ferrari KD, Weber B, De Deyn PP, Wenderoth N, Bohacek J

Sleep or deplete: how the choroid plexus helps to keep neural stem cells in balance.
EMBO J. 2019 Aug 21;:e103013
Authors: Wegleiter T, Jessberger S

Single-cell RNA-Seq characterization of anatomically identified OLM interneurons in different transgenic mouse lines.
Eur J Neurosci. 2019 Aug 17
Authors: Winterer J, Lukacsovich D, Que L, Sartori AM, Luo W, Földy C

Dynamic- and Frequency-Specific Regulation of Sleep Oscillations by Cortical Potassium Channels.
Curr Biol. 2019 Aug 14
Authors: Muheim CM, Spinnler A, Sartorius T, Dürr R, Huber R, Kabagema C, Ruth P, Brown SA

Cellular Mechanisms Contributing to the Functional Heterogeneity of GABAergic Synapses.
Front Mol Neurosci. 2019 Aug 13;12:187
Authors: Campbell BFN, Tyagarajan SK

Prevalence of genetic susceptibility for breast and ovarian cancer in a non-cancer related study population: secondary germline findings from a Swiss single centre cohort.
Swiss Med Wkly. 2019 Aug 12;149:w20092
Authors: Kraemer D, Azzarello-Burri S, Steindl K, Boonsawat P, Zweier M, Dedes KJ, Joset P, Fink D, Rauch A

MRI in traumatic spinal cord injury: from clinical assessment to neuroimaging biomarkers.
Lancet Neurol. 2019 Aug 09
Authors: Freund P, Seif M, Weiskopf N, Friston K, Fehlings MG, Thompson AJ, Curt A

Personalized at-home neurofeedback compared with long-acting methylphenidate in an european non-inferiority randomized trial in children with ADHD.
BMC Psychiatry. 2019 Aug 01;19(1):237
Authors: Bioulac S, Purper-Ouakil D, Ros T, Blasco-Fontecilla H, Prats M, Mayaud L, Brandeis D

Neurophysiological Effects of High Velocity and Low Amplitude Spinal Manipulation in Symptomatic and Asymptomatic Humans: A Systematic Literature Review.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2019 Aug 01;44(15):E914-E926
Authors: Wirth B, Gassner A, de Bruin ED, Axén I, Swanenburg J, Humphreys BK, Schweinhardt P

Establishing operant conflict tests for the translational study of anxiety in mice.
Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2019 Aug;236(8):2527-2541
Authors: Oberrauch S, Sigrist H, Sautter E, Gerster S, Bach DR, Pryce CR

Localized detection of ions and biomolecules with a force-controlled scanning nanopore microscope.
Nat Nanotechnol. 2019 Aug;14(8):791-798
Authors: Aramesh M, Forró C, Dorwling-Carter L, Lüchtefeld I, Schlotter T, Ihle SJ, Shorubalko I, Hosseini V, Momotenko D, Zambelli T, Klotzsch E, Vörös J

Bridging the brain structure-brain function gap in prosodic speech processing in older adults.
Neurobiol Aging. 2019 Aug;80:116-126
Authors: Giroud N, Keller M, Hirsiger S, Dellwo V, Meyer M

Somatic symptom disorder should be suspected in children with alleged chronic Lyme disease.
Eur J Pediatr. 2019 Aug;178(8):1297-1300
Authors: Peri F, Nisticò D, Morabito G, Occhipinti A, Ventura A, Barbi E, Cozzi G

Valence-Dependent Coupling of Prefrontal-Amygdala Effective Connectivity during Facial Affect Processing.
eNeuro. 2019 Jul/Aug;6(4):
Authors: Willinger D, Karipidis II, Beltrani S, Di Pietro SV, Sladky R, Walitza S, Stämpfli P, Brem S

State-of-the-Art 2019 on Gene therapy for Phenylketonuria.
Hum Gene Ther. 2019 Jul 31
Authors: Grisch-Chan HM, Schwank G, Harding CO, Thony B

Longitudinal assessment of symptoms of postpartum mood disorder in women with and without a history of depression.
Arch Womens Ment Health. 2019 Jul 26
Authors: Pataky EA, Ehlert U

Postoperative brain volumes are associated with one-year neurodevelopmental outcome in children with severe congenital heart disease.
Sci Rep. 2019 Jul 26;9(1):10885
Authors: Meuwly E, Feldmann M, Knirsch W, von Rhein M, Payette K, Dave H, Tuura ROG, Kottke R, Hagmann C, Latal B, Jakab A, Research Group Heart and Brain

Dark-Field Microwells toward High-Throughput Direct miRNA Sensing with Gold Nanoparticles.
ACS Sens. 2019 Jul 26;4(7):1950-1956
Authors: Hwu S, Blickenstorfer Y, Tiefenauer RF, Gonnelli C, Schmidheini L, Lüchtefeld I, Hoogenberg BJ, Gisiger AB, Vörös J

Stance and Swing Detection Based on the Angular Velocity of Lower Limb Segments During Walking.
Front Neurorobot. 2019 Jul 24;13:57
Authors: Grimmer M, Schmidt K, Duarte JE, Neuner L, Koginov G, Riener R

High-density ECoG improves the detection of high frequency oscillations that predict seizure outcome.
Clin Neurophysiol. 2019 Jul 23;130(10):1882-1888
Authors: Boran E, Ramantani G, Krayenbühl N, Schreiber M, König K, Fedele T, Sarnthein J

GM-CSF and CXCR4 define a T helper cell signature in multiple sclerosis.
Nat Med. 2019 Jul 22
Authors: Galli E, Hartmann FJ, Schreiner B, Ingelfinger F, Arvaniti E, Diebold M, Mrdjen D, van der Meer F, Krieg C, Nimer FA, Sanderson N, Stadelmann C, Khademi M, Piehl F, Claassen M, Derfuss T, Olsson T, Becher B

Functional spectroscopic imaging reveals specificity of glutamate response in mouse brain to peripheral sensory stimulation.
Sci Rep. 2019 Jul 22;9(1):10563
Authors: Seuwen A, Schroeter A, Grandjean J, Schlegel F, Rudin M

Brain maturation in the first 3 months of life, measured by electroencephalogram: A comparison between preterm and term-born infants.
Clin Neurophysiol. 2019 Jul 19;130(10):1859-1868
Authors: Guyer C, Werner H, Wehrle F, Bölsterli BK, Hagmann C, Jenni OG, Huber R

Retinal pathology in experimental optic neuritis is characterized by retrograde degeneration and gliosis.
Acta Neuropathol Commun. 2019 Jul 17;7(1):116
Authors: Manogaran P, Samardzija M, Schad AN, Wicki CA, Walker-Egger C, Rudin M, Grimm C, Schippling S

Dynamic changes in cerebral and peripheral markers of glutamatergic signaling across the human sleep-wake cycle.
Sleep. 2019 Jul 13
Authors: Weigend S, Holst SC, Treyer V, O’Gorman Tuura RL, Meier J, Ametamey SM, Buck A, Landolt HP

Detrusor overactivity is missed by stopping urodynamic investigation at a bladder volume of 500 mL.
BJU Int. 2019 Jul 12
Authors: Baumeister P, Kozomara M, Seifert B, Mehnert U, Kessler TM

Sperm RNA: Quo vadis?
Semin Cell Dev Biol. 2019 Jul 11
Authors: Bohacek J, Rassoulzadegan M

Automated False Alarm Reduction in a Real-Life Intensive Care Setting Using Motion Detection.
Neurocrit Care. 2019 Jul 09
Authors: Muroi C, Meier S, De Luca V, Mack DJ, Strässle C, Schwab P, Karlen W, Keller E

Weak correlations between body height and several brain metrics in healthy elderly subjects.
Eur J Neurosci. 2019 Jul 06
Authors: Jäncke L, Liem F, Merillat S

Genotype-Phenotype Analysis of a Novel Recessive and a Recurrent Dominant SNRNP200 Variant Causing Retinitis Pigmentosa.
Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2019 Jul 01;60(8):2822-2835
Authors: Gerth-Kahlert C, Koller S, Hanson JVM, Baehr L, Tiwari A, Kivrak-Pfiffner F, Bahr A, Berger W

Sitosterolemia-10 years observation in two sisters.
JIMD Rep. 2019 Jul;48(1):4-10
Authors: Veit L, Allegri Machado G, Bürer C, Speer O, Häberle J

Sleep-wake and circadian disturbances in Parkinson disease: a short clinical guide.
J Neural Transm (Vienna). 2019 Jul;126(7):863-869
Authors: Baumann CR