Cellular Neurophysiology


Selected Publications 

Schmidt-Hieber C, Bischofberger J (2010) Fast sodium channel gating supports localized and efficient axonal action potential initiation. J Neurosci 30:10233-10242

Bucurenciu I, Bischofberger J, Jonas P (2010) A small number of open presynaptic Ca2+ channels triggers precisely timed transmitter release at a central GABAergic synapse. Nature Neuroscience 13:19-21.

Niehusmann P, Seifert G, Clark K, Atas HC, Herpfer I, Fiebich B, Bischofberger J, Norman C (2010) Coincidence Detection and Stress Modulation of Spike Time-Dependent Long-Term Depression in the Hippocampus. J Neurosci 30:6225-6235.

Lepski G, Jannes CE, Maciaczyk J, Papazoglou A, Mehlhorn AT, Kaiser S, Teixeira MJ, Marie SK, Bischofberger J, Nikkhah G (2010) Limited Ca2+ and PKA-pathway dependent neurogenic differentiation of human adult mesenchymal stem cells as compared to fetal neuronal stem cells. Exp Cell Res. 316:216-231.

Stocca G, Schmidt-Hieber C, Bischofberger J (2008) Differential dendritic Ca2+ signalling in young and mature hippocampal granule cells. J Physiol 586: 3795-3811.

Schmidt-Hieber C, Jonas P, Bischofberger J (2008) Action potential initiation and propagation in hippocampal mossy fibre axons. J Physiol 586:1849-1857.

Li Liyi, Bischofberger J, Jonas P (2007) Differential gating and recruitment of P/Q-, N-, and R-type Ca2+ channels in hippocampal mossy fiber boutons. J Neurosci 27: 13420-13429.

Schmidt-Hieber C, Jonas P, Bischofberger J (2007) Subthreshold dendritic signal processing and coincidence detection in dentate gyrus granule cells. J Neurosci 27: 8430-8441.

Holderbach R, Clark K, Moreau J-L, Bischofberger J, Normann C (2007) Enhanced synaptic long-term depression in an animal model of depression. Biol Psychiatry 62: 92-100.

Bischofberger J, Engel D, Liyi L, Geiger JR, Jonas P (2006a) Patch-clamp recording from mossy fiber terminals in hippocampal slices. Nature Protocols 1: 2075-2080.

Berkefeld H, Sailer CA, Bildl W, Thumfahrt J, Rhode V, Eble S, Klugbauer N, Reisinger E, Bischofberger J, Oliver D, Knaus H-G, Schulte U, Fakler B (2006) BKCa-Cav channel complexes as a mechanism of rapid and localized Ca2+-activated K+ signalling. Science 314: 615-620.

Bischofberger J (2007) Young and excitable: New neurons in memory networks. Nature Neuroscience 10:273-275.

Schmidt-Hieber C, Jonas P, Bischofberger J (2004) Enhanced synaptic plasticity in newly generated granule cells of the adult hippocampus. Nature 429: 184-187.

Bischofberger J, Geiger JRP, Jonas P (2002) Timing and efficacy of Ca2+ channel activation in hippocampal mossy fiber boutons. J Neurosci 22: 10593-10602.

Jonas P, Bischofberger J, Sandkühler J (1998) Co-release of two fast neurotransmitters at a central synapse. Science 281: 419-424.