heckmann lab


Prof. Manfred Heckmann

Dept. of Psychology

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Publications (selected list)

Paul MM, Pauli M, Ehmann N, Hallermann S, Sauer M, Kittel RJ, Heckmann M (2015). Bruchpilot and Synaptotagmin collaborate to drive rapid glutamate release and active zone
differentiation. Front. Cell. Neurosci. 9, 29.

Ehmann N, van de Linde S, Alon A, Ljaschenko D, Keung XZ, Holm T, Rings A, DiAntonio A, Hallermann S, Ashery U, Heckmann M, Sauer M, Kittel RJ (2014). Quantitative superresolution imaging of Bruchpilot distinguishes active zone states. Nat. Commun. 5, 4650.

Schmidt H, Brachtendorf S, Arendt O, Hallermann S, Ishiyama S, Bornschein G, Gall D, Schiffmann SN, Heckmann M, Eilers J (2013). Nanodomain coupling at an excitatory cortical synapse. Curr. Biol. 23, 244-9.

Geis C, Weishaupt A, Hallermann S, Grünewald B, Wessig C, Wultsch T, Reif A, Byts N, Beck M, Jablonka S,..., Heckmann M*, Sommer, C* (2010). Stiff person syndromeassociated autoantibodies to amphiphysin mediate reduced GABAergic inhibition. Brain 133, 3166-80. *shared last authorship

Hallermann S, Kittel RJ, Wichmann C, Weyhersmüller A, Fouquet W, Mertel S, Owald D, Eimer S, Depner H, Schwärzel M, Sigrist SJ*, Heckmann M* (2010). Naked dense bodies provoke depression. J. Neurosci. 30, 14340-5. *corresp. authors

Kittel RJ, Wichmann C, Rasse TM, Fouquet W, Schmidt M, Schmid A, Wagh DA, Pawlu C, Kellner RR, Willig KI, Hell SW, Buchner E, Heckmann M*, Sigrist SJ* (2006). Bruchpilot promotes active zone assembly, Ca2+ channel clustering, and vesicle release. Science 312, 1051-1054. *shared last authorship

Akk G, Milescu L, Heckmann M (2005). Activation of heteroliganded mouse muscle nicotinic receptors. J. Physiol. 564, 359-76.

Hallermann S, Heckmann S, Dudel J, Heckmann M (2005). Short openings in high resolution single channel recordings of mouse nicotinic receptors. J. Physiol. 563, 645-62.

Pawlu C, DiAntonio A, Heckmann M (2004). Postfusional control of quantal current shape. Neuron 42, 607-18.

Hallermann S, Pawlu C, Jonas P, Heckmann M (2003). A large pool of releasable vesicles in a cortical glutamatergic synapse. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 100, 8975-80