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  • Aberrant hippocampal Ca micro-waves following synapsin-dependent adenoviral expression of Ca indicators.

    bioRxiv : the preprint server for biology

    Authors: Nicola Masala, Manuel Mittag, Eleonora Ambrad Giovannetti, Darik A O'Neil, Fabian Distler, Peter Rupprecht, Fritjof Helmchen, Rafael Yuste, Martin Fuhrmann, Heinz Beck, Michael Wenzel, Tony Kelly

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  • Phase information is conserved in sparse, synchronous population-rate-codes via phase-to-rate recoding.

    Nature communications

    Authors: Daniel Müller-Komorowska, Baris Kuru, Heinz Beck, Oliver Braganza

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  • Targeting aberrant dendritic integration to treat cognitive comorbidities of epilepsy.

    Brain : a journal of neurology

    Authors: Nicola Masala, Martin Pofahl, André N Haubrich, Khondker Ushna Sameen Islam, Negar Nikbakht, Maryam Pasdarnavab, Kirsten Bohmbach, Kunihiko Araki, Fateme Kamali, Christian Henneberger, Kurtulus Golcuk, Laura A Ewell, Sandra Blaess, Tony Kelly, Heinz Beck

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  • Localized chemogenetic silencing of inhibitory neurons: a novel mouse model of focal cortical epileptic activity.

    Cerebral cortex (New York, N.Y. : 1991)

    Authors: Adi Miriam Goldenberg, Sarah Schmidt, Rea Mitelman, Dana Rubi Levy, Matthias Prigge, Yonatan Katz, Ofer Yizhar, Heinz Beck, Ilan Lampl

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  • An astrocytic signaling loop for frequency-dependent control of dendritic integration and spatial learning.

    Nature communications

    Authors: Kirsten Bohmbach, Nicola Masala, Eva M Schönhense, Katharina Hill, André N Haubrich, Andreas Zimmer, Thoralf Opitz, Heinz Beck, Christian Henneberger

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  • Circuit-selective cell-autonomous regulation of inhibition in pyramidal neurons by Ste20-like kinase.

    Cell reports

    Authors: Pedro Royero, Anne Quatraccioni, Rieke Früngel, Mariella Hurtado Silva, Arco Bast, Thomas Ulas, Marc Beyer, Thoralf Opitz, Joachim L Schultze, Mark E Graham, Marcel Oberlaender, Albert Becker, Susanne Schoch, Heinz Beck

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  • A novel theoretical framework for simultaneous measurement of excitatory and inhibitory conductances.

    PLoS computational biology

    Authors: Daniel Müller-Komorowska, Ana Parabucki, Gal Elyasaf, Yonatan Katz, Heinz Beck, Ilan Lampl

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  • Ste20-like Kinase Is Critical for Inhibitory Synapse Maintenance and Its Deficiency Confers a Developmental Dendritopathy.

    The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience

    Authors: Susanne Schoch, Anne Quatraccioni, Barbara K Robens, Robert Maresch, Karen M J van Loo, Silvia Cases-Cunillera, Tony Kelly, Thoralf Opitz, Valeri Borger, Dirk Dietrich, Julika Pitsch, Heinz Beck, Albert J Becker

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  • Synchronous activity patterns in the dentate gyrus during immobility.


    Authors: Martin Pofahl, Negar Nikbakht, André N Haubrich, Theresa Nguyen, Nicola Masala, Fabian Distler, Oliver Braganza, Jakob H Macke, Laura A Ewell, Kurtulus Golcuk, Heinz Beck

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  • Complex effects of eslicarbazepine on inhibitory micro networks in chronic experimental epilepsy.


    Authors: Sarah Schmidt, Leonie Pothmann, Daniel Müller-Komorowska, Thoralf Opitz, Patrício Soares da Silva, Heinz Beck

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