Prof. Dr. med. Nikolaus Plesnila, MD

  1. Schwarzmaier SM, Zimmermann R, McGarry NB, Trabold R, Kim S-W, Plesnila N. In vivo temporal and spatial profile of leukocyte adhesion and migration after experimental traumatic brain injury in mice. J Neuroinflammation 2013; 10:32
  2. Terpolilli NA, Kim S-W, Thal SC, Kuebler WM, Plesnila N. Inhaled Nitric Oxide Reduces Secondary Brain Damage after Traumatic Brain Injury in Mice.  2013; 33:311-18
  3. Trabold R, Erös C, Zweckberger K, Relton J, Beck H, Nussberger J, Müller-Esterl W, Bader M, Whalley E, Plesnila N. The role of kinin B1 and B2 receptors in secondary brain damage after traumatic brain injury in mice. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 2010; 30:130-139

Dr. Ali Ertürk, PhD

  1. Ertürk A,Wang Y and Sheng M. Local pruning of dendrites and spines by caspase-3-dependent and proteasome-limited mechanisms. J. Neuroscience 2014, 34(5):1672-88
  2. Ertürk A, Becker K, Jaehrling N, Mauch CP, Hojer CD, Egen J, et al. Three-dimensional imaging of solvent cleared organs using 3DISCO. Nature Protocols 2012;7(11):1983-95
  3. Ertürk A, Mauch C.P., Hellal F., Forstner F., Keck T., Becker K., Jahrling N., Steffens H., Richter M., Hubener M., et al. Three-dimensional imaging of the unsectioned adult spinal cord to assess axon regeneration and glial responses after injury. Nature Medicine 2012, 18, 166-171


 Dr. Jerome Badaut, PhD

  1. Pop, D.W. Sorensen, J.E. Kamper, D. O. Ajao, M. P. Murphy, E. Head, R.E. Hartman, J. Badaut. Early brain injury alters the blood-brain barrier phenotype in parallel with beta-amyloid and cognitive changes in adulthood. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 2013, 33:205-14
  2. M. Fukuda, A. Adami, V. Pop, J.A. Bellone, J.S. Coats, R.E. Hartman, S. Ashwal, A. Obenaus, J. Badaut. Posttraumatic reduction of edema with aquaporin-4 RNA interference improves acute and chronic functional recovery. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 2013, 33:1621-32
  3. M. Fukuda, J. Badaut. Aquaporin 4: a player in cerebral edema and neuroinflammation. Journal of Neuroinflammation 2012, 9:279

Prof. Dr. Niklas Marklund, MD, PhD   

  1. Flygt J, Djupsjö A, Lenne F, Marklund N. Myelin loss and Oligodendrocyte Pathology in White Matter Tracts Following Traumatic Brain Injury in the Rat. Eur J Neuroscience, 2013; 38(1):2153-65
  2. Ekmark-Lewén S, Flygt J, Kiwanuka O, Meyerson BJ, Lewén A, Hillered L, Marklund N. Traumatic axonal injury in the mouse is accompanied by a dynamic inflammatory response, astroglial reactivity and complex behavioral changes. J Neuroinflammation 2013; 10:44
  3. Axelsson H, Winkler T, Hånell A, Nylund A, Marklund N. Traumatic brain injury in the rat induces changes to intracortical microstimulation in contralateral motor cortex Restor Neurol Neurosci. 2013; 31(1):73-85

Prof.Dr. Anna-Leena Sirén, MD, PhD

  1. Sirén A-L, Fratelli M, Brines M, Goemans C, …, Cerami A, Ehrenreich H, Ghezzi P. (2001) Erythropoietin prevents neuronal apoptosis after cerebral ischemia and metabolic stress. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 98, 4044-4049.
  2. Ehrenreich H, Degner D, Meller J, …, Cerami A, Becker W, Sirén A-L. (2004) Erythropoietin: A candidate compound for neuroprotection in schizophrenia. Mol Psychiatry 9, 42-54.
  3. Sirén A-L, Radyushkin K, Boretius S, …, Frahm J, Ehrenreich H. (2006) Global brain atrophy after unilateral parietal lesion and its prevention by erythropoietin. Brain 129, 480-489.

       Prof. Dr. med. Christoph Kleinschnitz, MD    

  1. Kleinschnitz C et al. Regulatory T cells are strong promoters of acute ischemic stroke in mice by inducing dysfunction of the cerebral microvasculature. Blood 2013, 120:679-91
  2. Langhauser F,…,Kleinschnitz C. Kininogen deficiency protects from ischemic neurodegeneration in mice by reducing thrombosis, blood-brain barrier damage, and inflammation. Blood 2012, 120:4082-92
  3. Albert-Weissenberger C,…,Sirén AL, Kleinschnitz C. Blocking of bradykinin receptor B1 protects from focal closed head injury in mice by reducing axonal damage and astroglia activation. JCBFM 2012, 32:1747-56

Prof. Esther Shohami, PhD

  1. Cohen-Yeshurun A, Willner D, Trembovler V, Alexandrovich A, MechoulamR, Shohami E, Leker R.R. N-arachidonoyl-L-serine (AraS) possesses proneurogenic properties in vitro and in vivo after traumatic brain injury. J Cereb Blood Flow & Metabol. 2013. 33:1242-1250
  2. Thau-Zuchman O, Shohami E, Alexandrovich A, Trembovler V, Leker RR. The Anti-Inflammatory Drug Carprofen, Improves Long-Term Outcome and Induces Gliogenesis Following Traumatic Brain Injury. J Neurotrauma
  3. Shohami, E., Cohen-Yeshurun, A., Magid, L., Elgali, M., and Mechoulam, R. Endocannabinoids And Traumatic Brain Injury. Review. 2011, 163:1402-1410