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Tau pathology and cognitive reserve in Alzheimer's disease.
Hönig MC, Bischof GN, Hammes J, Faber J, Fliessbach K, van Eimeren T, Drzezga A.
Neuro Biol Aging, 2017; accepted manuscript

Temporal and tissue-specific requirements for T-lymphocyte IL-6 signalling in obesity-associated inflammation and insulin resistance.
Xu E, Pereira MMA, Karakasilioti I, Theurich S, Al-Maarri M, Rappl G, Waisman A, Wunderlich FT, Brüning JC.
Nat Commun, 2017; 8: 14803

A single identified glomerulus in the zebrafish olfactory bulb carries the high-affinity response to death-associated odor cadaverine.
Dieris M, Ahuja G, Krishna V, Korsching S.
Sci Rep, 2017; 7: 40892


The below article received 3 stars of recommendation by the F1000:

Neurocalcin Delta Suppression Protects against Spinal Muscular Atrophy in Humans and across Species by Restoring Impaired Endocytosis.

Riessland M*, Kaczmarek A*, Schneider S*, Swoboda KJ, Löhr H, Bradler C, Grysko V, Dimitriadi M, Hosseinibarkooie S, Torres-Benito L, Peters M, Upadhyay A, Biglari N, Kröber S, Hölker I, Garbes L, Gilissen C, Hoischen A, Nürnberg G, Nürnberg P, Walter M, Rigo F, Bennett CF, Kye MJ, Hart AC, Hammerschmidt M, Kloppenburg P, Wirth B.
*These authors contributed equally to this work.
Am J Hum Genet. 2017 Feb 2;100(2):297-315.

At the ESHG Conference 2017 in Copenhagen, Denmark the European Society of Human Genetics conferred the Vienna Medical Academy Award 2017 for the best talk in Translational Medicine to Svenja Schneider.




The Mitochondrial m-AAA Protease Prevents Demyelination and Hair Greying.
Wang S, Jacquemyn J, Murru S, Martinelli P, Barth E, Langer T, Niessen CM, Rugarli EI.
PLOS Genet, 2016 Dec 2;12(12):e1006463

Movement-related phase locking in the delta-theta frequency band.
Popovych S, Rosjat N, Toth TI, Wang BA, Liu L, Abdollahi RO, Viswanathan S, Grefkes C, Fink, GR, Daun S.
Neuroimage, 2016 Jun 29;139:439-449.



Investigational therapies for the treatment of spinal muscular atrophy.
Kaczmarek A*, Schneider S*, Wirth B, Riessland M.
*These authors contributed equally to this work.
Expert Opin Invest Drugs 2015;24(7):867-881

Names of RTG-NCA PhD candidates are highlighted in bold letters