MSc/PhD Program


Alumni (PhD)

This page honors the achievements of the PhD alumni of the Neurosciences Program. The first PhD graduates of the Neurosciences program submitted their doctoral thesis by September 2003. We would like to congratulate and wish them all the best for their future.

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The following doctoral thesis projects have been successfully completed in the Neurosciences Program since 2004. Click on name of student or thesis committee member for further details (student pages are not further updated after the doctorate). Click on title of doctoral thesis for online dissertation.

Doctoral theses 2016

Student Title of doctoral thesis PhD Thesis Committee Institution,
Department
Bekir
Altas
Roles of the Nedd4 Family E3 Ligases in Glial Function and Nerve Cell Development Nils Brose,
Judith Stegmüller,
Dirk Görlich
MPI for Experimental Medicine,
Molecular Neurobiology
Vinita
Bharat
Phosphorylation of Synaptotagmin 4 captures transiting dense core vesicle at active synapses Camin Dean,
Nils Brose,
Reinhard Jahn
European Neuroscience Institute,
Trans-synaptic Signaling
Hugo
Cruces Solís
Neuronal correlates of implicit learning in the mammalian midbrain Klaus-Armin Nave,
Tobias Moser,
Stefan Treue
MPI for Experimental Medicine,
Neurogenetics
Ricardo
Merino
Determination of the dynamic gain function of cortical interneurons with distinct electrical types Fred Wolf,
Walter Stühmer,
Andreas Neef
MPI for Dynamics and Self-Organization,
Theoretical Neurophysics
Markus
Stahlberg
Nanoscale probing of single synapse function and BDNF Cell-to-Cell transfer Camin Dean,
Stefan Hell,
Detlev Schild
European Neuroscience Institute,
Trans-synaptic Signaling
Nidhi
Subhashini
Dlk1 Membrane-to-Nuclear Signalling During Motor Neuron Functional Diversification Till Marquardt,
André Fischer,
Judith Stegmüller
European Neuroscience Institute,
Developmental Neurobiology
Adam
Tomczak
Voltage-gating and assembly of split Kv10.1 channels Luis A. Pardo,
Tobias Moser,
Silvio Rizzoli
MPI for Experimental Medicine,
Molecular Biology of Neuronal Signals
Siv
Vingill
Characterization of FBXO7 (PARK15) knockout mice modeling Parkinsonian-Pyramidal Syndrome Judith Stegmüller,
Thomas Bayer,
Tiago Outeiro
Neurologie

Doctoral theses 2015

Student Title of doctoral thesis PhD Thesis Committee Institution,
Department
Mateusz
Ambrozkiewicz
HECT-type Ubiquitin Ligases in the Nerve Cell Development Nils Brose,
Judith Stegmüller,
Ahmed Mansouri
MPI for Experimental Medicine,
Molecular Neurobiology
David
Brockelt
The role of the E3 ubiquitin ligase FBXO7-SCF in early-onset Parkinson's disease Judith Stegmüller,
Tiago Outeiro,
Klaus-Armin Nave
Neurologie
Zohreh
Farsi
A Single Vesicle Assay to Study the Electrochemical Gradient Regulation in Glutamatergic and GABAergic Synaptic Vesicles Reinhard Jahn,
Silvio Rizzoli,
Tobias Moser
MPI for Biophysical Chemistry,
Neurobiology
Chaitali
Mukherjee
Functional analysis of the CNS-specific F-box protein FBXO41 in cerebellar development Judith Stegmüller,
Mikael Simons,
Michael Hörner
Neurologie

Doctoral theses 2014

Student Title of doctoral thesis PhD Thesis Committee Institution,
Department
Dorota
Badowska
Schizophrenia Risk Factor Tcf4 and Gene x Environment Interaction in Mice Moritz Rossner,
Hannelore Ehrenreich,
André Fischer
Molecular and Behavioral Neurobiology
Wan Ilma
Dewiputri
An Exploration of Real-time Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging Neurofeedback in Cognition Jens Frahm,
Stefan Treue,
Michael Waldmann
MPI for Biophysical Chemistry,
Biomedical NMR Research
Hung-En
Hsia
Roles of HECT-Tpye Ubiquitin E3 Ligases of the Nedd4 and WWP Subfamilies in Neuronal Development Nils Brose,
Judith Stegmüller,
Andreas Wodarz
MPI for Experimental Medicine,
Molecular Neurobiology
Srinivas
Parthasarathy
Molecular Control of Pyramidal Neuron Fate Determination in the Developing Neocortex Victor Tarabykin,
Judith Stegmüller,
Till Marquardt
Cortical Development
Natalia
Revelo Nuncira
A novel membrane-binding probe for the morphological and molecular characterization of synaptic vesicle recycling pathways Silvio Rizzoli,
Mikael Simons,
Tobias Moser
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Department of Neuro- and Sensory Physiology
Nicolas
Snaidero
Mechanisms underlying the CNS myelination: A molecular and morphological analysis of the wrapping process Mikael Simons,
Uwe-Karsten Hanisch,
Holger Stark
MPI for Experimental Medicine,
Biochemistry and Molecular Cell Biology
Swathi
Srivatsa
Transcriptional control of the establishment of neocortical projections in the mammalian telencephalon Victor Tarabykin,
Judith Stegmüller,
André Fischer
Cortical Development
Diana
Urrego-Blanco
Dynamics of Kv10.1 expression through the cell cycle of cancer and non-cancer cells Luis A. Pardo,
Tobias Moser,
Detlev Schild
MPI for Experimental Medicine,
Molecular Biology of Neuronal Signals

Doctoral theses 2013

Student Title of doctoral thesis PhD Thesis Committee Institution,
Department
Derya
Akad
The Role of PSD-95 and Kinase Interactions in Synaptic Transmission Oliver Schlüter,
Nils Brose,
Till Marquardt
European Neuroscience Institute,
Molecular Neurobiology
Jonas
Barth
Olfactory Perception and Physiology in Drosophila melanogaster André Fiala,
Andreas Wodarz,
André Fischer
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Biology,
Molecular Neurobiology of Behaviour
Juan
Flórez Weidinger
Modeling the origins of spatial and temporal variability in visual cortical representations Fred Wolf,
Detlev Schild,
Stefan Treue
MPI for Dynamics and Self-Organization,
Theoretical Neurophysics
Cordelia
Imig
Molecular and Morphological Correlates of Synaptic Vesicle Priming Nils Brose,
Reinhard Jahn,
Stefan Eimer
MPI for Experimental Medicine,
Molecular Neurobiology
Zhizi
Jing
Sound Encoding in the Mouse Cochlea: Molecular Physiology and Optogenetic Stimulation Tobias Moser,
Martin Göpfert,
Fred Wolf
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Auditory Neuroscience & InnerEarLab
Alejandro
Mendoza Schulz
The role of the presynaptic scaffold protein Bassoon in synaptic transmission at the mouse endbulb of Held synapse Tobias Moser,
Erwin Neher,
Reinhard Jahn
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Auditory Neuroscience & InnerEarLab
Chor Hoon
Poh
The role of innervation during mouse embryonic myogenesis: what molecular genetics tells Till Marquardt,
Klaus-Armin Nave,
Tomas Pieler
European Neuroscience Institute,
Developmental Neurobiology
Pooja
Rao
Coding and Non-Coding RNA in Age-Associated Memory Impairment and Alzheimer's Disease André Fischer,
Wolfgang Fischle,
Judith Stegmüller
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Psychiatry and Psychotherapy
Meike
Schweisfurth
The somatosensory system: Exploration of digit somatotopy and feature-based attention Jens Frahm,
Stefan Treue,
MPI for Biophysical Chemistry,
Biomedical NMR Research
Roman
Stilling
The role of Kat2a during memory formation and chromatin plasticity in the aging murine hippocampus André Fischer,
André Fiala,
Judith Stegmüller
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Psychiatry and Psychotherapy
Benjamin
Wilhelm
Stoichiometric Biology of the Synapse Silvio Rizzoli,
Erwin Neher,
Michael Hörner
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Department of Neuro- and Sensory Physiology
Aaron
Wong
Confocal Imaging of Calcium Signal and Exocytosis at Individual Hair Cell Synapses Tobias Moser,
Nils Brose,
Erwin Neher
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Auditory Neuroscience & InnerEarLab

Doctoral theses 2012

Student Title of doctoral thesis PhD Thesis Committee Institution,
Department
Hope
Agbemenyah
Assessment of Epigenetic profile in Alzheimer's disease André Fischer,
Klaus-Armin Nave,
Judith Stegmüller
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Psychiatry and Psychotherapy
Alonso
Barrantes Freer
Functional properties of the plasma membrane of human glioma initiating cells Walter Stühmer,
Tobias Moser,
Till Marquardt
MPI for Experimental Medicine,
Molecular Biology of Neuronal Signals
Pitchaiah
Cherukuri
Molecular correlates of spinal motor neuron functional specification and plasticity Till Marquardt,
Klaus-Armin Nave,
Ernst Wimmer
European Neuroscience Institute,
Developmental Neurobiology
Ahmed
El Hady
Studies of cultured neuronal networks using light activated ion channels and pumps Fred Wolf,
Walter Stühmer,
Theo Geisel
MPI for Dynamics and Self-Organization,
Theoretical Neurophysics
Aniket
Ghosh
Genome-wide RNAi screeening reveals glial phosphoethanolamine-ceramide is critical for axonal ensheathment Mikael Simons,
Herbert Jäckle,
Stefan Eimer
MPI for Experimental Medicine,
Biochemistry and Molecular Cell Biology
Cemil
Kerimoglu
Role of Histone Methylation in Cognition and Effects of Different Durations of Environmental Enrichment on Learning and Memory André Fischer,
Walter Stühmer,
Wolfgang Fischle
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Psychiatry and Psychotherapy
Natalia
Manrique Hoyos
Neurodegeneration in toxin-mediated demyelinating animal models of Multiple Sclerosis Mikael Simons,
Wolfgang Brück,
Till Marquardt
MPI for Experimental Medicine,
Biochemistry and Molecular Cell Biology
Lena
Mortensen
Modulation of synaptic transmission by the voltage-gated potassium channel Walter Stühmer,
Takeshi Sakaba,
Anastassia Stoykova
MPI for Experimental Medicine,
Molecular Biology of Neuronal Signals
Mayur
Vadhvani
The role of E3 ubiquitin ligase FBXO31-SCF in neuronal morphogenesis Judith Stegmüller,
Klaus-Armin Nave,
Till Marquardt
Neurologie
Nora
Wender
Cellular function and toxicity of the Parkinson's disease-related genes alpha-synuclein and catp-6 in C. elegans Stefan Eimer,
Reinhard Jahn,
Andreas Wodarz
Molecular Neurogenetics / Neurodegeneration

Doctoral theses 2011

Student Title of doctoral thesis PhD Thesis Committee Institution,
Department
Sadim
Jawhar
The 5XFAD mouse model: a tool for genetic modulation of Alzheimer's disease pathology Thomas Bayer,
André Fischer,
Fred Wouters
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Molecular Psychiatry
Ramya
Nair
Synaptic Targeting of Neurotransmitter Receptors is Regulated by Neurobeachin Nils Brose,
Tobias Moser,
Erwin Neher
MPI for Experimental Medicine,
Molecular Neurobiology
Pinar
Öz
Theoretical analysis of membrane properties underlying action potential phase-locking in noise-driven cells Tobias Moser,
Fred Wolf,
Walter Stühmer
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Auditory Neuroscience & InnerEarLab
Kirsten
Reuter
Biochemistry and physiological role of otoferlin Tobias Moser,
Reinhard Jahn,
Nils Brose
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Auditory Neuroscience & InnerEarLab
Nikhil
Sasidharan
Analysis of the RAB family of GTPases in C. elegans and their role in regulating neuronal membrane trafficking Stefan Eimer,
Nils Brose,
Walter Stühmer
Molecular Neurogenetics / Neurodegeneration
Raunak
Sinha
Optical analysis of synaptic vesicle protein molecules during exo- and endocytosis using pH-switchable fluorescent probes Jürgen Klingauf,
Erwin Neher,
Walter Stühmer
MPI for Biophysical Chemistry,
Microscopy of Synaptic Transmission

Doctoral theses 2010

Student Title of doctoral thesis PhD Thesis Committee Institution,
Department
Ye
Chen
Subcellular localization of Kv10.1 (Eag1): functional ion channels on the inner nuclear membrane Walter Stühmer,
Dirk Fasshauer,
Jakob Soerensen
MPI for Experimental Medicine,
Molecular Biology of Neuronal Signals
Thomas
Frank
Investigating the Calcium Signaling at Ribbon Synapses Tobias Moser,
Detlev Schild,
Erwin Neher
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Auditory Neuroscience & InnerEarLab
Sebastian
Gliem
Characterization of olfactory receptor gene expression in the olfactory epithelium of larval Xenopus laevis Detlev Schild,
Ralf Heinrich,
Jürgen Wienands
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Neurophysiology and Cellular Biophysics
Mrinalini
Hoon
Role of Neuroligins at the Inhibitory Postsynaptic Compartment of the Retina Frederique Varoqueaux,
Nils Brose,
Tobias Moser
MPI for Experimental Medicine,
Molecular Neurobiology
Wen
Hu
Effects of stress on the GABAergic system in the hippocampal formation and medial prefrontal cortex of the adult male rat Gabriele Flügge,
Ralf Heinrich,
Hubertus Jarry
Leibniz Institute German Primate Center,
Clinical Neurobiology
Chao-Hua
Huang
The mechanisms underlying synaptic transmission at the layer 4 of sensory cortical areas Erwin Neher,
Oliver Schlüter,
Tobias Moser
MPI for Biophysical Chemistry,
Membrane Biophysics
Ling
Luo
Regulation of intracellular trafficking by UNC-50 and the GARP complex in C. elegans Stefan Eimer,
Erwin Neher,
Fred Wouters
Molecular Neurogenetics / Neurodegeneration
David
Owald
Early Active Zone Assembly in Drosophila Erwin Neher,
Stephan Sigrist,
Evgeni Ponimaskin
MPI for Biophysical Chemistry,
Membrane Biophysics
Shahaf
Peleg
Altered Histone 4 K12 Acetylation is Associated with Age Dependent Memory Impairment in Mice André Fischer,
Mathias Bähr,
Wolfgang Fischle
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Psychiatry and Psychotherapy
Andrea
Wirmer
Modulatory effects of nitric oxide and juvenile hormone on the control of reproductive behavior in female Chorthippus biguttulus Ralf Heinrich,
Gabriele Flügge,
Andreas Stumpner
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Biology,
Cellular Neurobiology
Andrew
Woehler
Quantitative analysis of Förster resonance energy transfer from spectrally resolved fluorescence measurements Erwin Neher,
Evgeni Ponimaskin,
Detlev Schild
MPI for Biophysical Chemistry,
Membrane Biophysics

Doctoral theses 2009

Student Title of doctoral thesis PhD Thesis Committee Institution,
Department
Ioanna
Bethani
Investigation of SNARE function in the early endosomal compartment Reinhard Jahn,
Nils Brose,
Evgeni Ponimaskin
MPI for Biophysical Chemistry,
Neurobiology
Esther
Breunig
Transduction in Olfactory Receptor Neurons of Xenopus laevis Larvae: Pharmacological Blockage with FM1-43 and Endocannabinoid Modulation Detlev Schild,
Tobias Moser,
Walter Stühmer
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Neurophysiology and Cellular Biophysics
Marija
Herholz
The role of UNC-108/RAB-2 in neuronal dense core vesicle maturation in C. elegans Stefan Eimer,
Reinhard Jahn,
Herbert Jäckle
Molecular Neurogenetics / Neurodegeneration
Min
Huang
Spatio-Temporal Dynamics of Pattern Formation in the Cerebral Cortex: Visual Maps, Population Response and Action Potential Generation Fred Wolf,
Stefan Treue,
Tobias Moser
MPI for Dynamics and Self-Organization,
Theoretical Neurophysics
Annette
Masuch
Molecular mechanisms of the effect of the mood stabilizer lithium on cAMP-induced CREB transcriptional activity Gabriele Flügge,
Ralf Heinrich,
Klaus-Armin Nave
Leibniz Institute German Primate Center,
Clinical Neurobiology
Anjana
Nityanandam
Investigation of SIP1 gene interactions in the development of the mammalian tetencephalon Walter Stühmer,
Klaus-Armin Nave,
Kerstin Krieglstein
MPI for Experimental Medicine,
Molecular Biology of Neuronal Signals
Alexander
Walter
The timing of the final assembly of the SNARE complex in exocytosis Jakob Soerensen,
Reinhard Jahn,
Tobias Moser
MPI for Biophysical Chemistry,
Molecular Mechanisms of Exocytosis

Doctoral theses 2008

Student Title of doctoral thesis PhD Thesis Committee Institution,
Department
Amit
Agarwal
Cortical development and myelination in the absence of Schizophrenia suspectibility gene Neuregulin1 Klaus-Armin Nave,
Mathias Bähr,
Markus Missler
MPI for Experimental Medicine,
Neurogenetics
Katharina
Anton-Erxleben
Psychophysics and physiology of attentional influences on visual motion processing Stefan Treue,
Jens Frahm,
Thomas Rammsayer
Leibniz Institute German Primate Center,
Cognitive Neurosciences
Tsai-Wen
Chen
A Systems Level Analysis of Neuronal Network Function in the Olfactory Bulb: Coding, Connectivity, and Modular organization Detlev Schild,
Walter Stühmer,
Fred Wolf
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Neurophysiology and Cellular Biophysics
Stephan
Junek
Investigation of spatio-temporal coding in the olfactory bulb of larval Xenopus laevis using fast confocal imaging Detlev Schild,
Erwin Neher,
Fred Wolf
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Neurophysiology and Cellular Biophysics
Michael
Kunst
Functional organisation of the central complex of the grasshopper Chorthippus biguttulus in relation to the control of sound production Ralf Heinrich,
Nils Brose,
Tobias Moser
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Biology,
Cellular Neurobiology
Lucian
Medrihan
Early synaptic imbalance in genetic mice models of Autistic Spectrum Disorders Weiqi Zhang,
Nils Brose,
Markus Missler
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Neuro- and Sensory Physiology
Schanila
Nawaz
The Role of Phosphoinositides in the Interaction of Myelin Basic Protein with the Oligodendroglial Cell Membrane Klaus-Armin Nave,
Reinhard Jahn,
Evgeni Ponimaskin
MPI for Experimental Medicine,
Neurogenetics
Felipe
Opazo
Glutamate-induced reversal of dopamine transport is mediated by the PKC signaling pathway Jörg B. Schulz,
Walter Stühmer,
Mathias Bähr
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Neurodegeneration and Neurorestauration
Alexandros
Poulopoulos
Mechanisms of Neuroligin Function in Inhibitory Postsynaptic Differentiation Nils Brose,
Evgeni Ponimaskin,
Ralf Heinrich
MPI for Experimental Medicine,
Molecular Neurobiology
Derya
Sargin
Novel treatment approahces based on identification of molecular determinants in neuropsychiatric diseases Hannelore Ehrenreich,
Klaus-Armin Nave,
Nils Brose
MPI for Experimental Medicine,
Clinical Neurosciences
Kamila
Sroka
Huntingtin toxicity is ameliorated by BAG1 through modulation of it s aggregation, degradation and subcellular distribution Mathias Bähr,
Klaus-Armin Nave,
Fred Wouters
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Neurology
Kristian
Wadel
The mechanism mediating fast neurotransmitter release at the cortex of Held synapse Erwin Neher,
Reinhard Jahn,
Tobias Moser
MPI for Biophysical Chemistry,
Membrane Biophysics
Arwed
Weigel
Quantitation Strategies in Optically Sectioning Fluorescence Microscopy André Zeug,
Detlev Schild,
Walter Stühmer
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Neurophysiology and Cellular Biophysics

Doctoral theses 2007

Student Title of doctoral thesis PhD Thesis Committee Institution,
Department
Pinar
Boyraz
Perception of visual motion speed in human and monkey Stefan Treue,
Jens Frahm,
Uwe Jürgens
Leibniz Institute German Primate Center,
Cognitive Neurosciences
Benjamin
Cooper
Membrane glycoprotein M6a: expression and regulation by stress in the brain Gabriele Flügge,
Klaus-Armin Nave,
Ursula Havemann-Reinecke
Leibniz Institute German Primate Center,
Clinical Neurobiology
Irina
Dudanova
Roles of alpha-neurexins in synapse stabilization and Ca2+-dependent endocrine secretion Markus Missler,
Kerstin Krieglstein,
Stephan Sigrist
Department of Anatomy and Molecular Neurobiology
Konstantin
Glebov
Role of palmitoylation in the serotonin receptor functioning Evgeni Ponimaskin,
Diethelm Richter,
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Neuro- and Sensory Physiology
Henry
Lütcke
The role of human medial frontal cortex in cognition investigated by functional magnetic resonance imaging Jens Frahm,
Stefan Treue,
Thomas Rammsayer
MPI for Biophysical Chemistry,
Biomedical NMR Research
Gastón
Sendin
Maturation of ribbon synapses in hair cells is driven by thyroid hormone Tobias Moser,
Jakob Soerensen,
Detlev Schild
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Auditory Neuroscience & InnerEarLab

Doctoral theses 2006

Student Title of doctoral thesis PhD Thesis Committee Institution,
Department
Nashat
Abumaria
Identification of Genes in the Dorsal Raphe Nucleus Regulated by Chronic Stress and Citalopram Gabriele Flügge,
Eckart Rüther,
Nils Brose
Leibniz Institute German Primate Center,
Clinical Neurobiology
Mohiuddin
Ahmad
The role of alpha-neurexins in Ca2+-dependent synaptic transmission and plasticity Markus Missler,
Detlev Schild,
Nils Brose
Department of Anatomy and Molecular Neurobiology
Ignacio
Delgado Martinez
Functional studies of SNAP-25 using a knock-out and rescue approach Jakob Soerensen,
Reinhard Jahn,
Detlev Schild
MPI for Biophysical Chemistry,
Molecular Mechanisms of Exocytosis
Ajit
Dhaunchak
Subcellular trafficking of proteolipid protein (PLP/DM20) and novel mechanisms of ER retention in Pelizaeus-Merzbacher disease Klaus-Armin Nave,
,
Reinhard Jahn
MPI for Experimental Medicine,
Neurogenetics
Emilio
Erazo Fischer
The role of auditory sensory input during functional pre- and postsynaptic maturation of the calyx of Held synapse Erwin Neher,
Walter Stühmer,
Tobias Moser
MPI for Biophysical Chemistry,
Membrane Biophysics
Jose Tiago
Goncalves
Visualization of the Ca2+-dependent regulation of voltage-gated Ether-a-go-go channels by FRET microscopy Walter Stühmer,
Erwin Neher,
Fred Wouters
MPI for Experimental Medicine,
Molecular Biology of Neuronal Signals
Garrit
Jentsch
Modelling chemical signalling as stochastic reaction diffusion systems Reiner Kree,
Erwin Neher,
Annette Zippelius
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Physics,
Statistical Mechanics and Complex Systems
Natalia
Korogod
Mechanisms of posttetanic potentiation and its possible role in maturation of the calyx of Held synapse Ralf Schneggenburger,
Erwin Neher,
Markus Missler
MPI for Biophysical Chemistry,
Laboratoire de mécanismes synaptiques
Bei-Jung
Lin
Odor Modulation of Electrical and [Ca2+]i Activities in Neurons of the Olfactory Bulb Detlev Schild,
Eberhard Fuchs,
Walter Stühmer
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Neurophysiology and Cellular Biophysics
Amaya
Miquelajauregui
Role of Smad-interacting Protein 1 (Sip1/Zfhx1b) in the development of the cerebral cortex Walter Stühmer,
Nils Brose,
Herbert Jäckle
MPI for Experimental Medicine,
Molecular Biology of Neuronal Signals
Manuela
Schmidt
Characterization of synaptic protein complexes in Drosophila melanogaster Stephan Sigrist,
Fred Wouters,
Herbert Jäckle
Zinayida
Shevtsova
Development of Viral Tools for CNS Gene Transfer: Adeno-Associated Viral Vectors in Gene Therapy of Parkinson's Disease Mathias Bähr,
Markus Missler,
Reinhard Jahn
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Neurology

Doctoral theses 2005

Student Title of doctoral thesis PhD Thesis Committee Institution,
Department
Monika
Albert
Grey matter pathology in multiple sclerosis Klaus-Armin Nave,
,
Jens Frahm
MPI for Experimental Medicine,
Neurogenetics
Yaisa
Andrews-Zwilling
Targeting and anchoring of Munc13-1 and ubMunc13-2 to active zones by RIM1? Nils Brose,
Reinhard Jahn,
Friedrich-Wilhelm Schürmann
MPI for Experimental Medicine,
Molecular Neurobiology
Marcin
Barszczewski
The establishment and characterization of an improved cell-free assay for exocytosis in neuroendocrine PC12 cells Reinhard Jahn,
Erwin Neher,
Nils Brose
MPI for Biophysical Chemistry,
Neurobiology
Urs
Heilbronner
Alpha-2 adrenoreceptors in the paraventricular thalamic nucleus: effects of agonist stimulation and chronic psychosocial stress Gabriele Flügge,
Willhart Knepel,
Friedrich-Wilhelm Schürmann
Leibniz Institute German Primate Center,
Clinical Neurobiology
Darina
Khimich
Molecular physiology of the inner hair cell ribbon synapses Tobias Moser,
Erwin Neher,
Norbert Elsner
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Auditory Neuroscience & InnerEarLab
Olexiy
Kochubey
Probing modes of vesicle docking in neurosecretory cells with evanescent wave microscopy Jürgen Klingauf,
Erwin Neher,
Tobias Moser
MPI for Biophysical Chemistry,
Microscopy of Synaptic Transmission
Ibrahim John Mohammed
Malik
Long term neuroprotection in an optic nerve axotomy model using recombinant Adeno associated virus (rAAV) Mathias Bähr,
Reinhard Jahn,
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Neurology
Ira
Milosevic
Spatial and temporal aspects of PI(4,5)P2 and SNAREs in exocytosis studied using isolated membrane sheets and capacitance measurements Erwin Neher,
Reinhard Jahn,
Detlev Schild
MPI for Biophysical Chemistry,
Membrane Biophysics
Jan
Schindehütte
Embryonic stem cell-based cell replacement therapy - Neurotransplantation in the rat model of Parkinson's disease - Walter Paulus,
Peter Gruss,
Eberhard Fuchs
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Clinical Neurophysiology
Laura
Swan
Role of the mGRIP1 homologue Dgrip in the Drosophila neuromuscular system Stephan Sigrist,
Nils Brose,
Erwin Neher
Katalin
Szöke
Function of glial cells in the inhibitory synaptic transmission of the respiratory network Swen Hülsmann,
Klaus-Armin Nave,
Diethelm Richter
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Neuro- and Sensory Physiology
Martin
Wienisch
Visualization of synaptic vesicle protein recycling during exo-endocytosis at individual hippocampal boutons Jürgen Klingauf,
Erwin Neher,
Detlev Schild
MPI for Biophysical Chemistry,
Microscopy of Synaptic Transmission
Shibing
Yang
Block of potassium channels by haloperidol and its related compounds Marjan Rupnik,
Erwin Neher,
Tobias Moser
Faculty of Medicine University of Maribor

Doctoral theses 2004

Student Title of doctoral thesis PhD Thesis Committee Institution,
Department
Till
Manzke
Expression and function of serotonin receptor isoforms in the respiratory system Diethelm Richter,
Erwin Neher,
Willhart Knepel
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Neuro- and Sensory Physiology
Ekaterina
Papoucheva
The functional role of palmitoylation of the 5-HAT 1A receptor Diethelm Richter,
Reinhard Jahn,
Friedrich-Wilhelm Schürmann
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Neuro- and Sensory Physiology
Tobias
Rasse
In vivo imaging of long-term changes in the Drosophila neuromuscular system Stephan Sigrist,
Erwin Neher,
Herbert Jäckle
Christian
Rochford
Targeting gene therapy to neuroinflammatory lesions in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelis Harald Neumann,
Nils Brose,
Erwin Neher
European Neuroscience Institute,
Neuroimmunology
Stephan
Speier
Electrophysiological characterization of insulin secreting ?-cells in pancreatic tissue slices Marjan Rupnik,
Erwin Neher,
Stephan Sigrist
Faculty of Medicine University of Maribor
Keneuoe
Thinyane
Transplantation of mouse embryonic stemm cell-derived dopaminergic Neurons in a unilateral 6-hydroxydopamine lesion rat model of Parkinson's disease: Characterisation of the fate of the engrafted cells and the host responses Walter Paulus,
Eberhard Fuchs,
Friedrich-Wilhelm Schürmann
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Clinical Neurophysiology

Doctoral theses 2003

Student Title of doctoral thesis PhD Thesis Committee Institution,
Department
Martin
Balastik
Trim2 mutant mice as a model for cerebellar ataxia Peter Gruss,
Klaus-Armin Nave,
Wolfgang Engel
MPI for Biophysical Chemistry,
Molecular Cell Biology
Gabor
Nagy
Pre- and posttranslational regulation of neurosecretion Erwin Neher,
Diethelm Richter,
Reinhard Jahn
MPI for Biophysical Chemistry,
Membrane Biophysics
Joanna
Napp
N-linked glycosylation of ether á go-go potassium channels: effects on cell surface expression and functional properties Walter Stühmer,
Reinhard Jahn,
MPI for Experimental Medicine,
Molecular Biology of Neuronal Signals
Friederike
von Lewinski
Mitochondrial metabolism in hypoglossal motoneurons from mouse – implications for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) Bernhard Keller,
Walter Paulus,
Erwin Neher
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Neuro- and Sensory Physiology

Doctoral theses 2002

Student Title of doctoral thesis PhD Thesis Committee Institution,
Department
Ivan
Manzini
Diversity of transduction mechanisms in receptor neurons of the main olfactory epithelium in Xenopus laevis tadpoles Detlev Schild,
Friedrich-Wilhelm Schürmann,
Walter Stühmer
University of Göttingen, Faculty of Medicine,
Neurophysiology and Cellular Biophysics