Research Articles

  • Bornhorst D, Xia P, Nakajima H, Dingare C, Herzog W, Lecaudey V, Mochizuki N, Heisenberg CP, Yelon D, Abdelilah-Seyfried S. Biomechanical signaling within the developing zebrafish heart attunes endocardial growth to myocardial chamber dimensions. Nat Commun. 2019 Sep 11;10(1):4113.
  • Shamipour S, Kardos R, Xue SL, Hof B, Hannezo E, Heisenberg CP. Bulk Actin Dynamics Drives Phase Segregation in Zebrafish Oocytes. Cell. 2019 May 7. pii: S0092-8674(19)30449-0. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2019.04.030.
  • Xia P, Gütl D, Zheden V, Heisenberg CP. Lateral Inhibition in Cell Specification Mediated by Mechanical Signals Modulating TAZ Activity. Cell. 2019 Feb 8. pii: S0092-8674(19)30052-2. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2019.01.019.
  • Čapek D, Smutny M, Tichy AM, Morri M, Janovjak H, Heisenberg CP. Light-activated Frizzled7 reveals a permissive role of non-canonical Wnt signaling in mesendoderm cell migrationElife. 2019 Jan 16;8. pii: e42093. doi: 10.7554/eLife.42093.
  • Petridou NI, Grigolon S, Salbreux G, Hannezo E, Heisenberg CP. Fluidization-mediated tissue spreading by mitotic cell rounding and non-canonical Wnt signalling.Nat Cell Biol. 2018 Dec 17. doi: 10.1038/s41556-018-0247-4.
  • Carvalho L, Patricio P, Ponte S, Heisenberg CP, Almeida L, Nunes AS, Araújo NAM, Jacinto A. Occluding junctions as novel regulators of tissue mechanics during wound repair. J Cell Biol. 2018 Sep 18. pii: jcb.201804048.
  • Barone V, Lang M, Krens SFG, Pradhan SJ, Shamipour S, Sako K, Sikora M, Guet CC, Heisenberg CP. An Effective Feedback Loop between Cell-Cell Contact Duration and Morphogen Signaling Determines Cell Fate. Dev Cell. 2017 Oct 23;43(2):198-211.e12.
  • Schmalhorst PS, Deluweit F, Scherrers R, Heisenberg CP, Sikora M. Overcoming the Limitations of the MARTINI Force Field in Simulations of Polysaccharides.
    J Chem Theory Comput. 2017 Oct 10;13(10):5039-5053.
  • Smutny M, Ákos Z, Grigolon S, Shamipour S, Ruprecht V, Čapek D, Behrndt M, Papusheva E, Tada M, Hof B, Vicsek T, Salbreux G, Heisenberg CP. Friction forces position the neural anlage. Nat Cell Biol. 2017 Apr;19(4):306-317.
  • Morita H, Grigolon S, Bock M, Krens SF, Salbreux G, Heisenberg CP. The Physical Basis of Coordinated Tissue Spreading in Zebrafish Gastrulation. Dev Cell. 2017 Feb 27;40(4):354-366.e4.
  • Diz-Muñoz A, Romanczuk P, Yu W, Bergert M, Ivanovitch K, Salbreux G, Heisenberg CP, Paluch EK. Steering cell migration by alternating blebs and actin-rich protrusions. BMC Biol. 2016 Sep 2;14:74.
  • Sako K, Pradhan SJ, Barone V, Inglés-Prieto Á, Müller P, Ruprecht V, Čapek D, Galande S, Janovjak H, Heisenberg CP. Optogenetic Control of Nodal Signaling Reveals a Temporal Pattern of Nodal Signaling Regulating Cell Fate Specification during Gastrulation. Cell Rep. 2016 Jul 19;16(3):866-77.
  • Saha A, Nishikawa M, Behrndt M, Heisenberg CP, Jülicher F, Grill SW. Determining Physical Properties of the Cell Cortex. Biophys J. 2016 Mar 29;110(6):1421-9.
  • Callan-Jones AC, Ruprecht V, Wieser S, Heisenberg CP, Voituriez R. Cortical Flow-Driven Shapes of Nonadherent Cells. Phys Rev Lett. 2016 Jan 15;116(2):028102.
  • Maiuri P, Rupprecht JF, Wieser S, Ruprecht V, Bénichou O, Carpi N, Coppey M, De Beco S, Gov N, Heisenberg CP, Lage Crespo C, Lautenschlaeger F, Le Berre M,
    Lennon-Dumenil AM, Raab M, Thiam HR, Piel M, Sixt M, Voituriez R. Actin Flows Mediate a Universal Coupling between Cell Speed and Cell Persistence. Cell. 2015 Apr 9;161(2):374-86.
  • Porazinski S, Wang H, Asaoka Y, Behrndt M, Miyamoto T, Morita H, Hata S, Sasaki T, Krens SF, Osada Y, Asaka S, Momoi A, Linton S, Miesfeld JB, Link BA, Senga T, Castillo-Morales A, Urrutia AO, Shimizu N, Nagase H, Matsuura S, Bagby S, Kondoh H, Nishina H, Heisenberg CP, Furutani-Seiki M. YAP is essential for tissue tension to ensure vertebrate 3D body shape. Nature. 2015 May 14;521(7551):217-21.
  • Ruprecht V, Wieser S, Callan-Jones A, Smutny M, Morita H, Sako K, Barone V, RitschMarte M, Sixt M, Voituriez R, Heisenberg CP. Cortical contractility triggers a stochastic switch to fast amoeboid cell motility. Cell. 2015 Feb 12;160(4):673-85.
  • Compagnon J, Barone V, Rajshekar S, Kottmeier R, Pranjic-Ferscha K, Behrndt M, Heisenberg CP. The notochord breaks bilateral symmetry by controlling cell shapes in the zebrafish laterality organ. Dev Cell. 2014 Dec 22;31(6):774-83.
  • Campinho P, Behrndt M, Ranft J, Risler T, Minc N, Heisenberg CP. Tension-oriented cell divisions limit anisotropic tissue tension in epithelial spreading during zebrafish epiboly. Nat Cell Biol. 2013 Dec;15(12):1405-14.
  • Tay HG, Schulze SK, Compagnon J, Foley FC, Heisenberg CP, Yost HJ, AbdelilahSeyfried S, Amack JD. Lethal giant larvae 2 regulates development of the ciliated organ Kupffer’s vesicle. Development. 2013 Apr;140(7):1550-9.
  • Castanon I, Abrami L, Holtzer L, Heisenberg CP, van der Goot FG, González-Gaitán M. Anthrax toxin receptor 2a controls mitotic spindle positioning. Nat Cell Biol. 2013 Jan;15(1):28-39.
  • Behrndt M, Salbreux G, Campinho P, Hauschild R, Oswald F, Roensch J, Grill SW, Heisenberg CP. Forces driving epithelial spreading in zebrafish gastrulation.
    Science. 2012 Oct 12;338(6104):257-60.
  • Maître JL, Berthoumieux H, Krens SF, Salbreux G, Jülicher F, Paluch E, Heisenberg CP. Adhesion functions in cell sorting by mechanically coupling the cortices of adhering cells. Science. 2012 Oct 12;338(6104):253-6.
  • Stockinger P, Maître JL, Heisenberg CP. Defective neuroepithelial cell cohesion affects tangential branchiomotor neuron migration in the zebrafish neural tube. Development. 2011 Nov;138(21):4673-83.
  • Row RH, Maître JL, Martin BL, Stockinger P, Heisenberg CP, Kimelman D. Completion of the epithelial to mesenchymal transition in zebrafish mesoderm
    requires Spadetail. Dev Biol. 2011 Apr 2.
  • Krens SF, Möllmert S, Heisenberg CP. Enveloping cell-layer differentiation at the surface of zebrafish germ-layer tissue explants. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 Jan 18;108(3):E9-10
  • Diz-Muñoz A, Krieg M, Bergert M, Ibarlucea-Benitez I, Muller DJ, Paluch E, and Heisenberg CP. Control of directed cell migration in vivo by membrane-to-cortex attachment. PLoS Biol. 2010 Nov 30;8(11):e1000544.
  • Leung TK, Veldhuis JH, Krens SF, Heisenberg CP, Brodland GW. Identifying Same-Cell Contours in Image Stacks: A Key Step in Making 3D Reconstructions. Ann Biomed Eng. 2010 Nov 20.
  • Quesada-Hernández E, Caneparo L, Schneider S, Winkler S, Liebling M, Fraser SE, Heisenberg CP. Stereotypical cell division orientation controls neural rod midline formation in zebrafish. Curr Biol. 2010 Nov 9;20(21):1966-72.
  • Klopper AV, Krens G, Grill SW, Heisenberg CP. Finite-size corrections to scaling behavior in sorted cell aggregates. Eur Phys J E Soft Matter. 2010 Oct;33(2):99-103.
  • Oteiza P, Köppen M, Krieg M, Pulgar E, Farias C, Melo C, Preibisch S, Müller D, Tada M, Hartel S, Heisenberg CP, Concha ML. Planar cell polarity signalling regulates cell adhesion properties in progenitors of the zebrafish laterality organ. Development. 2010 Oct;137(20):3459-68.
  • Arboleda-Estudillo Y, Krieg M, Stühmer J, Licata NA, Muller DJ, Heisenberg CP. Movement directionality in collective migration of germ layer progenitors.
    Curr Biol. 2010 Jan 26;20(2):161-9.
  • Kardash E, Reichman-Fried M, Maître JL, Boldajipour B, Papusheva E, Messerschmidt EM, Heisenberg CP, Raz E. A role for Rho GTPases and cell-cell adhesion in single-cell motility in vivo. Nat Cell Biol. 2010 Jan;12(1):47-53.
  • Carvalho L, Stühmer J, Bois JS, Kalaidzidis Y, Lecaudey V, Heisenberg CP. Control of convergent yolk syncytial layer nuclear movement in zebrafish. Development. 2009 Apr;136(8):1305-15.
  • Krieg M, Helenius J, Heisenberg CP, Muller DJ. A bond for a lifetime: employing membrane nanotubes from living cells to determine receptor-ligand kinetics.
    Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2008;47(50):9775-7.
  • Kai M, Heisenberg CP, Tada M. Sphingosine-1-phosphate receptors regulate individual cell behaviours underlying the directed migration of prechordal plate progenitor cells during zebrafish gastrulation. Development. 2008 Aug 13.
  • Oteíza P, Köppen M, Concha ML and Heisenberg CP. Origin and shaping of the laterality organ in zebrafish. Development. 2008 Aug;135(16):2807-13.
  • Vervenne HB, Crombez KR, Lambaerts K, Carvalho L, Koeppen M, Heisenberg CP, Van de Ven WJ, and Petit MM. Lpp is involved in Wnt/PCP signaling and acts together with Scrib to mediate convergence and extension movements during zebrafish gastrulation. Dev Biol. 2008 May 20.
  • Krieg M, Arboleda Y, Puech PH, Käfer J, Graner F, Muller Tonelli Dde P, Calegari F, Fei JF, Nomura T, Osumi N, Heisenberg CP, Huttner WB. Single-cell detection of microRNAs in developing vertebrate embryos after acute administration of a dual-fluorescence reporter/sensor plasmid. Biotechniques. 2006 Dec;41(6):727-32.
  • Witzel S, Zimyanin V, Carreira-Barbosa F, Tada M and Heisenberg CP. Wnt11 controls cell-cell contact persistence by local accumulation of  Frizzled-7 at the plasma membrane. J Cell Biol. 2006 Dec 4;175(5):791-802.
  • Blaser H, Reichman-Fried M, Castanon I, Dumstrei K, Marlow FL, Kawakami K, Solnica-Krezel L, Heisenberg CP and Raz E. Migration of Zebrafish Primordial Germ Cells: a Role for Myosin Contraction and Cytoplasmic Flow. Dev Cell. 2006 Nov;11(5):613-27.
  • Koeppen M, Garcia-Frenandez B, Carvalho L, Jacinto A and Heisenberg CP. Coordinated cell shape changes control epithelial movement in zebrafish and
    Drosophila. Development. 2006 Jul;133(14):2671-81.
  • Link V, Carvalho L, Castanon I, Stockinger P, Shevchenko A and Heisenberg CP. Identification of regulators of germ layer morphogenesis using proteomics in
    zebrafish. J Cell Sci. 2006 May 15;119(Pt 10):2073-83.
  • Langenberg T, Dracz T, Oates AC, Heisenberg CP, Brand M. Analysis and visualization of cell movement in the developing zebrafish brain. Dev Dyn. 2006 Apr;235(4):928-33.
  • Link V, Shevchenko A, Heisenberg CP. Proteomics of early zebrafish embryos. BMC Dev Biol. 2006 Jan 13;6:1.
  • Ulrich F, Krieg M, Schoetz EM, Link V, Castanon I, Schnabel V, Taubenberger A, Muller DJ, Puech PH, Heisenberg CP. Wnt11 functions in gastrulation by controlling cell cohesion through Rab5 and Ecadherin. Dev Cell. 2005 Oct;9(4):555-64.
  • Puech PH, Taubenberger A, Ulrich F, Krieg M, Muller DJ, Heisenberg CP. Measuring cell adhesion forces of primary gastrulating cells from zebrafish using
    atomic force microscopy. J Cell Sci. 2005 Sep 15;118(Pt 18):4199-206.
  • Montero JA, Carvalho L, Wilsch-Brauninger M, Kilian B, Mustafa C and Heisenberg CP. Shield formation at the onset of zebrafish gastrulation. Development. 2005 Mar;132(6):1187-98.
  • Norton WH, Mangoli M, Lele Z, Pogoda HM, Diamond B, Mercurio S, Russell C, Teraoka H, Stickney HL, Rauch GJ, Heisenberg CP, Houart C, Schilling TF, Frohnhoefer HG, Rastegar S, Neumann CJ, Gardiner RM, Strahle U, Geisler R, Rees M, Talbot WS, Wilson SW. Monorail/Foxa2 regulates floorplate differentiation and specification of oligodendrocytes, serotonergic raphe neurones and cranial motoneurones. Development. 2005 Feb;132(4):645-58.
  • Ulrich F, Concha ML, Heid PJ, Voss E, Witzel S, Roehl H, Tada M, Wilson SW, Adams RJ, Soll DR, Heisenberg CP. Slb/Wnt11 controls hypoblast cell movement and morphogenesis at the onset of zebrafish gastrulation. Development. 2003 Nov;130(22):5375-84.
  • Montero JA, Kilian B, Chan J, Bayliss PE, and Heisenberg, CP. Phosphoinositide 3-kinase controls process outgrowth and cell polarisation of gastrulating
    mesendodermal cells. Curr Biol. 2003 Aug 5;13(15):1279-89.
  • Kilian B, Mansukoski H, Barbosa FC, Ulrich F, Tada M, Heisenberg CP. The role of Ppt/Wnt5 in regulating cell shape and movement during zebrafish
    gastrulation. Mech Dev. 2003 Apr;120(4):467-76.
  • Hannus M, Feiguin F, Heisenberg CP, Eaton S. Planar cell polarization requires Widerborst, a B’ regulatory subunit of protein phosphatase 2A. Development. 2002 Jul;129(14):3493-503.
  • Houart C, Caneparo L, Heisenberg C, Barth K, Take-Uchi M, Wilson S. Establishment of the telencephalon during gastrulation by local antagonism of Wnt
    signaling. Neuron. 2002 Jul 18;35(2):255-65.
  • Heisenberg CP, Houart C, Take-Uchi M, Rauch GJ, Young N, Coutinho P, Masai I, Caneparo L, Concha ML, Geisler R, Dale TC, Wilson SW, Stemple DL. A mutation in the Gsk3-binding domain of zebrafish Masterblind/Axin1 leads to a fate transformation of telencephalon and eyes to diencephalon.
    Genes Dev. 2001 Jun 1;15(11):1427-34.
  • Heisenberg CP, Tada M, Rauch GJ, Saude L, Concha ML, Geisler R, Stemple DL, Smith JC, Wilson SW. Silberblick/Wnt11 mediates convergent extension movements during zebrafish gastrulation. Nature. 2000 May 4;405(6782):76-81.
  • Heisenberg CP, Brennan C, Wilson SW. Zebrafish aussicht mutant embryos exhibit widespread overexpression of ace (fgf8) and coincident defects in CNS development. Development. 1999 May;126(10):2129-40.
  • Heisenberg CP, Nusslein-Volhard C. The function of silberblick in the positioning of the eye anlage in the zebrafish embryo. Dev Biol. 1997 Apr 1;184(1):85-94.
  • Masai I, Heisenberg CP, Barth KA, Macdonald R, Adamek S, Wilson SW. Floating head and masterblind regulate neuronal patterning in the roof of the
    forebrain. Neuron. 1997 Jan;18(1):43-57.
  • Granato M, van Eeden FJ, Schach U, Trowe T, Brand M, Furutani-Seiki M, Haffter P, Hammerschmidt M, Heisenberg CP, Jiang YJ, Kane DA, Kelsh RN, Mullins MC, Odenthal J, Nusslein-Volhard C. Genes controlling and mediating locomotion behavior of the zebrafish embryo and larva. Development. 1996 Dec;123:399-413.
  • Odenthal J, Rossnagel K, Haffter P, Kelsh RN, Vogelsang E, Brand M, van Eeden FJ, Furutani-Seiki M, Granato M, Hammerschmidt M, Heisenberg CP, Jiang YJ, Kane DA, Mullins MC, Nusslein-Volhard C. Mutations affecting xanthophore pigmentation in the zebrafish, Danio rerio. Development. 1996 Dec;123:391-8.
  • Kelsh RN, Brand M, Jiang YJ, Heisenberg CP, Lin S, Haffter P, Odenthal J, Mullins MC, van Eeden FJ, Furutani-Seiki M, Granato M, Hammerschmidt M, Kane DA, Warga RM, Beuchle D, Vogelsang L, Nusslein-Volhard C. Zebrafish pigmentation mutations and the processes of neural crest development. Development. 1996 Dec;123:369-89.
  • Piotrowski T, Schilling TF, Brand M, Jiang YJ, Heisenberg CP, Beuchle D, Grandel H, van Eeden FJ, Furutani-Seiki M, Granato M, Haffter P, Hammerschmidt M, Kane DA, Kelsh RN, Mullins MC, Odenthal J, Warga RM, Nusslein-Volhard C. Jaw and branchial arch mutants in zebrafish II: anterior arches and cartilage
    differentiation. Development. 1996 Dec;123:345-56.
  • Schilling TF, Piotrowski T, Grandel H, Brand M, Heisenberg CP, Jiang YJ, Beuchle D, Hammerschmidt M, Kane DA, Mullins MC, van Eeden FJ, Kelsh RN, Furutani-Seiki M, Granato M, Haffter P, Odenthal J, Warga RM, Trowe T, Nusslein-Volhard C. Jaw and branchial arch mutants in zebrafish I: branchial arches. Development. 1996 Dec;123:329-44.
  • Ransom DG, Haffter P, Odenthal J, Brownlie A, Vogelsang E, Kelsh RN, Brand M, van Eeden FJ, Furutani-Seiki M, Granato M, Hammerschmidt M, Heisenberg CP, Jiang YJ, Kane DA, Mullins MC, Nusslein-Volhard C. Characterization of zebrafish mutants with defects in embryonic hematopoiesis. Development. 1996 Dec;123:311-9.
  • Chen JN, Haffter P, Odenthal J, Vogelsang E, Brand M, van Eeden FJ, Furutani-Seiki M, Granato M, Hammerschmidt M, Heisenberg CP, Jiang YJ, Kane DA, Kelsh RN, Mullins MC, Nusslein-Volhard C. Mutations affecting the cardiovascular system and other internal organs in zebrafish. Development. 1996 Dec;123:293-302.
  • van Eeden FJ, Granato M, Schach U, Brand M, Furutani-Seiki M, Haffter P, Hammerschmidt M, Heisenberg CP, Jiang YJ, Kane DA, Kelsh RN, Mullins MC, Odenthal J, Warga RM, Nusslein-Volhard C. Genetic analysis of fin formation in the zebrafish, Danio rerio. Development. 1996 Dec;123:255-62.
  • Whitfield TT, Granato M, van Eeden FJ, Schach U, Brand M, Furutani-Seiki M, Haffter P, Hammerschmidt M, Heisenberg CP, Jiang YJ, Kane DA, Kelsh RN, Mullins MC, Odenthal J, Nusslein-Volhard C. Mutations affecting development of the zebrafish inner ear and lateral line. Development. 1996 Dec;123:241-54.
  • Furutani-Seiki M, Jiang YJ, Brand M, Heisenberg CP, Houart C, Beuchle D, van Eeden FJ, Granato M, Haffter P, Hammerschmidt M, Kane DA, Kelsh RN, Mullins MC, Odenthal J, Nusslein-Volhard C. Neural degeneration mutants in the zebrafish, Danio rerio. Development. 1996 Dec;123:229-39.
  • Jiang YJ, Brand M, Heisenberg CP, Beuchle D, Furutani-Seiki M, Kelsh RN, Warga RM, Granato M, Haffter P, Hammerschmidt M, Kane DA, Mullins MC, Odenthal J, van Eeden FJ, Nusslein-Volhard C. Mutations affecting neurogenesis and brain morphology in the zebrafish, Danio rerio. Development. 1996 Dec;123:205-16.
  • Heisenberg CP, Brand M, Jiang YJ, Warga RM, Beuchle D, van Eeden FJ, FurutaniSeiki M, Granato M, Haffter P, Hammerschmidt M, Kane DA, Kelsh RN, Mullins MC, Odenthal J, Nusslein-Volhard C. Genes involved in forebrain development in the zebrafish, Danio rerio. Development. 1996 Dec;123:191-203.
  • Brand M, Heisenberg CP, Jiang YJ, Beuchle D, Lun K, Furutani-Seiki M, Granato M, Haffter P, Hammerschmidt M, Kane DA, Kelsh RN, Mullins MC, Odenthal J, van Eeden FJ, Nusslein-Volhard C. Mutations in zebrafish genes affecting the formation of the boundary between midbrain and hindbrain. Development. 1996 Dec;123:179-90.
  • van Eeden FJ, Granato M, Schach U, Brand M, Furutani-Seiki M, Haffter P, Hammerschmidt M, Heisenberg CP, Jiang YJ, Kane DA, Kelsh RN, Mullins MC, Odenthal J, Warga RM, Allende ML, Weinberg ES, Nusslein-Volhard C. Mutations affecting somite formation and patterning in the zebrafish, Danio rerio. Development. 1996 Dec;123:153-64.
  • Hammerschmidt M, Pelegri F, Mullins MC, Kane DA, Brand M, van Eeden FJ, Furutani-Seiki M, Granato M, Haffter P, Heisenberg CP, Jiang YJ, Kelsh RN, Odenthal J, Warga RM, Nusslein-Volhard C. Mutations affecting morphogenesis during gastrulation and tail formation in the zebrafish, Danio rerio. Development. 1996 Dec;123:143-51.
  • Brand M, Heisenberg CP, Warga RM, Pelegri F, Karlstrom RO, Beuchle D, Picker A, Jiang YJ, Furutani-Seiki M, van Eeden FJ, Granato M, Haffter P, Hammerschmidt M, Kane DA, Kelsh RN, Mullins MC, Odenthal J, Nusslein-Volhard C. Mutations affecting development of the midline and general body shape during zebrafish embryogenesis. Development. 1996 Dec;123:129-42.
  • Odenthal J, Haffter P, Vogelsang E, Brand M, van Eeden FJ, Furutani-Seiki M, Granato M, Hammerschmidt M, Heisenberg CP, Jiang YJ, Kane DA, Kelsh RN, Mullins MC, Warga RM, Allende ML, Weinberg ES, Nusslein-Volhard C. Mutations affecting the formation of the notochord in the zebrafish, Danio rerio.
    Development. 1996 Dec;123:103-15.
  • Hammerschmidt M, Pelegri F, Mullins MC, Kane DA, van Eeden FJ, Granato M, Brand M, Furutani-Seiki M, Haffter P, Heisenberg CP, Jiang YJ, Kelsh RN, Odenthal J, Warga RM, Nusslein-Volhard C. dino and mercedes, two genes regulating dorsal development in the zebrafish embryo. Development. 1996 Dec;123:95-102.
  • Mullins MC, Hammerschmidt M, Kane DA, Odenthal J, Brand M, van Eeden FJ, Furutani-Seiki M, Granato M, Haffter P, Heisenberg CP, Jiang YJ, Kelsh RN, NussleinVolhard C. Genes establishing dorsoventral pattern formation in the zebrafish embryo: the ventral specifying genes. Development. 1996 Dec;123:81-93.
  • Kane DA, Maischein HM, Brand M, van Eeden FJ, Furutani-Seiki M, Granato M, Haffter P, Hammerschmidt M, Heisenberg CP, Jiang YJ, Kelsh RN, Mullins MC,
    Odenthal J, Warga RM, Nusslein-Volhard C. The zebrafish early arrest mutants. Development. 1996 Dec;123:57-66.
  • Kane DA, Hammerschmidt M, Mullins MC, Maischein HM, Brand M, van Eeden FJ, Furutani-Seiki M, Granato M, Haffter P, Heisenberg CP, Jiang YJ, Kelsh RN, Odenthal J, Warga RM, Nusslein-Volhard C. The zebrafish epiboly mutants. Development. 1996 Dec;123:47-55.
  • Haffter P, Granato M, Brand M, Mullins MC, Hammerschmidt M, Kane DA, Odenthal J, van Eeden FJ, Jiang YJ, Heisenberg CP, Kelsh RN, Furutani-Seiki M, Vogelsang E, Beuchle D, Schach U, Fabian C, Nusslein-Volhard C. The identification of genes with unique and essential functions in the development
    of the zebrafish, Danio rerio. Development. 1996 Dec;123:1-36.
  • Leingartner A, Heisenberg CP, Kolbeck R, Thoenen H, Lindholm D. Brain-derived neurotrophic factor increases neurotrophin-3 expression in
    cerebellar granule neurons. J Biol Chem. 1994 Jan 14;269(2):828-30.
  • Heisenberg CP, Cooper JD, Berke J, Sofroniew MV. NMDA potentiates NGF-induced sprouting of septal cholinergic fibres. Neuroreport. 1994 Jan 12;5(4):413-6.
  • Lindholm D, Dechant G, Heisenberg CP, Thoenen H. Brain-derived neurotrophic factor is a survival factor for cultured rat cerebellar granule neurons and protects them against glutamate-induced neurotoxicity. Eur J Neurosci. 1993 Nov 1;5(11):1455-64.
  • Lindholm D, Castren E, Tsoulfas P, Kolbeck R, Berzaghi Mda P, Leingartner A, Heisenberg CP, Tessarollo L, Parada LF, et AL, et al. Neurotrophin-3 induced by tri-iodothyronine in cerebellar granule cells promotes Purkinje cell differentiation. J Cell Biol. 1993 Jul;122(2):443-50.
  • Heisenberg CP, Thoenen H, Lindholm D. Tri-iodothyronine regulates survival and differentiation of rat cerebellar granule neurons. Neuroreport. 1992 Aug;3(8):685-8.