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"Astrocyte morphology is controlled by neuron-derived FGF"

Amit Agarwal & Dwight E. Bergles

Neuron 2014 83(2): 255-7.

 
     

"Norepinephrine controls astroglial responsiveness to local circuit activity"

Martin Paukert, Amit Agarwal, Jaepyeong Cha, Van A. Doze, Jin U. Kang, and Dwight E. Bergles

Neuron 2014 82(6): 1263-70.

 
     

"A selective thyroid hormone beta receptor agonist enhances human and rodent oligodendrocyte differentiation"

Emily G. Baxi, Jason T. Schott, Amanda N. Fairchild, Leslie A. Kirby, Rabia Karani, Prech Uapinyoying, Carlos Pardo-Villamizar, Jeffrey R. Rothstein, Dwight E. Bergles, and Peter A. Calabresi

Glia 2014 62(9): 1513-29.

 
     

"Hidden progenitors replace microglia in the adult brain"

Ethan G. Hughes & Dwight E. Bergles

Neuron 2014 82(2): 253-5.

 
     

"The blood-brain barrier: an engineering perspective"

Andrew D. Wong, Mao Ye, Amanda F. Levy, Jeffrey D. Rothstein, Dwight E. Bergles and Peter C. Searson

Frontiers in Neuroengineering 2013 6: 7.

 
     

"Oligodendrocyte progenitors balance growth with self-repulsion to achieve homeostasis in the adult brain"

Ethan G. Hughes, Shin H. Kang, Masahiro Fukaya & Dwight E. Bergles

Nature Neuroscience 2013 16 (6): 668-76.

 
     

"Degeneration and impaired regeneration of gray matter oligodendrocytes in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis"

Shin H. Kang, Ying Li, Masahiro Fukaya, Ileana Lorenzini, Don W. Cleveland, Lyle W. Ostrow, Jeffrey D. Rothstein & Dwight E. Bergles

Nature Neuroscience 2013 16(5): 571-79.

 
     

"The Density of EAAC1 (EAAT3) Glutamate Transporters Expressed by Neurons in the Mammalian CNS"

Silvia Holmseth, Yvette Dehnes, Yanhua H. Huang, Virginie V. Follin-Arbelet, Nina J. Grutle, Maria N. Mylonakou, Celine Plachez, Yun Zhou, David N. Furness, Dwight E. Bergles, Knut P. Lehre, and Niels C. Danbolt

Journal of Neuroscience 2012 32(17):6000-13.

 
     

"Reduction of motion artifacts during in vivo two-photon imaging of brain through heartbeat triggered scanning."

Martin Paukert and Dwight E. Bergles

Journal of Physiology 2012 590(Pt 13):2955-63.

Software can also be downloaded here.

 
     

"Specificity controls for immunocytochemistry : The antigen preadsorption test can lead to inaccurate assessment of antibody specificity"

Silvia Holmseth, Yun Zhou, Virginie V. Follin-Arbelet, Knut Petter Lehre, Dwight E. Bergles and Niels Christian Danbolt

J Histochem Cytochem 2012 60: 174

 
     

"Neuronal Activity Regulates Glutamate Transporter Dynamics in Developing Astrocytes"
Adrienne M. Benediktsson, Glen S. Marrs, Jian Cheng Tu, Paul F. Worley, Jeffrey D. Rothstein,
Dwight E. Bergles, and Michael E. Dailey

Glia 2012  60(2):175-88

 
     

"NMDA Receptor signaling in oligodendrocyte progenitors is not required for oligodendrogenesis and myelination."

Lindsay M. De Biase, Shin H. Kang, Emily G. Baxi, Masahiro Fukaya, Michele L. Pucak, Masayoshi Mishina, Peter A. Calabresi, and Dwight E. Bergles

Journal of Neuroscience 2011 31(35): 12650-62

Supplementary Figures can also be downloaded here.

 
     

"A requirement for nuclear factor-kappaB in developmental and plasticity-associated synaptogenesis."

Matthew C. H. Boersma, Erica C. Dresselhaus, Lindsay M. De Biase, Anca B. Mihalas, Dwight E. Bergles, and Mollie K. Meffert

Journal of Neuroscience 2011 31(14): 5414-25

 
     

"NG2+ CNS glial progenitors remain committed to the oligodendrocyte lineage in postnatal life and following neurodegeneration."

Shin H. Kang, Masahiro Fukaya, Jason K. Yang, Jeffrey D. Rothstein, and Dwight E. Bergles

Neuron 2010 68(4):668-81

 
     

"Calcium action potentials in hair cells pattern auditory neuron activity before hearing onset."

Nicolas X. Tritsch, Adrián Rodríguez-Contreras, Tom T. H. Crins, Han Chin Wang, J. Gerard G. Borst & Dwight E. Bergles

Nature Neuroscience 2010 13(9): 1050-2

 
   

"ATP-induced morphological changes in supporting cells of the developing cochlea"

Nicolas X. Tritsch, Ying-Xin Zhang, Graham Ellis-Davies and Dwight E. Bergles

Purinergic Signalling 2010 6(2): 155-166

 
   

"Zones of enhanced glutamate release from climbing fibers in the mammalian cerebellum."

Martin Paukert, Yanhua H. Huang, Kohichi Tanaka, Jeffrey D. Rothstein, and Dwight E. Bergles

Journal of Neuroscience 2010 30(21):7290-9

 
   

"Excitability and synaptic communication within the oligodendrocyte lineage."

Lindsay M. De Biase, Akiko Nishiyama and Dwight E. Bergles

Journal of Neuroscience 2010 30(10):3600-3611

 
 
 

"Developmental regulation of spontaneous activity in the mammalian cochlea."

Nicolas X. Tritsch and Dwight E. Bergles

Journal of Neuroscience 2010 30(4):1539-1550

 
 
 

"Neuron-glia synapses in the brain."

Dwight E. Bergles, Ronald Jabs and Christian Steinhäuser

Brain Research Reviews 2010 63(1-2):130-7

 
 
 

"Photon capture and signalling by melanopsin retinal ganglion cells."

Michael T. Do, Shin H. Kang, Tian Xue, Haining Zhong, Hsi-Wen Liao, Dwight E. Bergles and King-Wai Yau

Nature 2009 457(7227): 281-287

 
 

"Glial progenitor cells in the adult brain reveal their alternate fate."

Shin H. Kang and Dwight E. Bergles

Nature Neuroscience 2008 11(12): 1365-1367

 
 
 

"NG2 cells generate both oligodendrocytes and gray matter astrocytes."

Xiaoqin Zhu, Dwight E. Bergles and Akiko Nishiyama

Development 2008 135(1): 145-157

 
     

"The origin of spontaneous activity in the developing auditory system."

Nicolas X. Tritsch, Eunyoung Yi, Jonathan E. Gale, Elisabeth Glowatzki and Dwight E. Bergles

Nature 2007 450(7166): 50-55

Supplementary Figures (smaller file size) can also be downloaded here.

 
     

"Variations in Promoter Activity Reveal a Differential Expression and Physiology of Glutamate Transporters by Glia in the Developing and Mature CNS."

Melissa R. Regan, Yanhua H. Huang, Yu Shin Kim, Margaret I. Dykes-Hoberg, Lin Jin, Andrew M. Watkins, Dwight E. Bergles and Jeffrey D. Rothstein
Journal of Neuroscience 2007 27(25): 6607-6619

 
     

"4-Carboxymethoxy-5,7-dinitroindolinyl-Glu: an improved caged glutamate for expeditious ultraviolet and two-photon photolysis in brain slices."

Graham C. R. Ellis-Davies, Masanori Matsuzaki, Martin Paukert, Haruo Kasai and Dwight E. Bergles

Journal of Neuroscience 2007 27(25): 6601-6604

 
     

"Defining the role of astrocytes in neuromodulation."

Nicolas X. Tritsch and Dwight D. Bergles

Neuron 2007 54(4): 497-500

 
     

“Vesicular release of glutamate from unmyelinated axons in white matter.”

Jennifer L. Ziskin, Akiko Nishiyama, Maria Rubio, Masahiro Fukaya and Dwight E. Bergles

Nature Neuroscience 2007 10(3): 321-330
 
 

“Analysis of cerebellar Purkinje cells using EAAT4 glutamate transporter promoter reporter in mice generated via bacterial artificial chromosome-mediated transgenesis.”

Dan Gincel, Melissa R. Regan, Lin Jin, Andrew M. Watkins, Dwight E. Bergles and Jeffrey D. Rothstein

Experimental Neurology 2007 203(1): 205-212
 
 

“Synaptic communication between neurons and NG2+ cells.”

Martin Paukert and Dwight E. Bergles

Current Opinion in Neurobiology 2006 16(5): 515-521
 
 

“The glutamate-aspartate transporter GLAST mediates glutamate uptake at inner hair cell afferent synapses in the mammalian cochlea.”

Elisabeth Glowatzki, Ning Cheng, Hakim Hiel, Eunyoung Yi, Kohichi Tanaka, Graham C. R. Ellis-Davies, Jeffrey D. Rothstein and Dwight E. Bergles

Journal of Neuroscience 2006 26(29): 7659-7664
 
 

“Specificity of antibodies: unexpected cross-reactivity of antibodies directed against the excitatory amino acid transporter 3 (EAAT3)”

Holmseth S., Dehnes Y., Bjørnsen L. P., Boulland J.-L., Furness D.N., Bergles D. and Danbolt N.C.

Neuroscience 2005 136(3): 649-660

 
 

“Shape-shifting at a cerebellar synapse allows submillisecond signaling.”

Dwight E. Bergles

Nature Neuroscience 2005 8(10): 1279-1281

 
 

“Ncm-D-aspartate: a novel caged D-aspartate suitable for activation of glutamate transporters and N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptors in brain tissue.”

Yanhua H. Huang, Sukumaran Muralidharan, Saurabh R. Sinha, Joseph P.Y. Kao and Dwight E. Bergles

Neuropharmacology 2005 49(6): 831-842
 
 

“Climbing fiber innervation of NG2-expressing glia in the mammalian cerebellum.”

Shih-chun Lin, Jojanneke H.J. Huck, J. David B. Roberts, Wendy B. Macklin, Peter Somogyi and Dwight E. Bergles

Neuron 2005 46(5): 773-785
 
 

“Synthesis and characterization of 4-methoxy-7-nitroindolinyl-D-aspartate, a caged compound for selective activation of glutamate transporters and N-methyl-D-aspartate receptors in brain tissue.”

Yanhua H. Huang, Saurabh R. Sinha, Olesya D. Fedoryak, Graham C. R. Ellis-Davies and Dwight E. Bergles

Biochemistry 2005 44(9): 3316-3326
 
 
"Beta-lactam antibiotics offer neuroprotection by increasing glutamate transporter expression."
Jeffrey D. Rothstein, Sarjubhai Patel, Melissa R. Regan, Christine Haenggeli, Yanhua H. Huang, Dwight E. Bergles, Lin Jin, Margaret Dykes-Hoberg, Svetlana Vidensky, Dorothy S. Chung, Shuy Vang Toan, Lucie I. Bruijn, Zao-zhong Su, Pankaj Gupta and Paul B. Fisher
Nature 2005 433(7021): 73-77
 
 

"Synaptic signaling between neurons and glia."
Shih-chun Lin and Dwight E. Bergles
Glia 2004 47(3): 290-298

 
 
"Glutamate transporters bring competition to the synapse"
Yanhua H. Huang and Dwight E. Bergles
Current Opinion in Neurobiology 2004 14(3): 346-352
 
 
"Astrocyte Glutamate Transporters Regulate Metabotropic Glutamate Receptor-Mediated Excitation of Hippocampal Interneurons"
Yanhua H. Huang, Saurabh R. Sinha, Kohichi Tanaka, Jeffrey D. Rothstein and Dwight E. Bergles
Journal of Neuroscience 2004 24(19): 4551-4459
 
 
"Climbing fiber activation of EAAT4 transporters and kainate receptors in cerebellar Purkinje cells."
Yanhua H. Huang, Margaret Dykes-Hoberg, Kohichi Tanaka, Jeffrey D. Rothstein and Dwight E. Bergles
Journal of Neuroscience 2004 24(1): 103-111
 
 

"Synaptic signaling between GABAergic interneurons and oligodendrocyte precursor cells in the hippocampus."
Shih-chun Lin and Dwight E. Bergles
Nature Neuroscience 2004 7(1): 24-32

 
 
"Comparison of coupled and uncoupled currents during glutamate uptake by GLT-1 transporters"
Dwight E. Bergles, Anastassios V. Tzingounis and Craig E. Jahr
Journal of Neuroscience 2002 22(23): 10153-10162
 
 

"Physiological characteristics of NG2-expressing glial cells."
Shih-chun Lin and Dwight E. Bergles
Journal of Neurocytology 2002 31(6-7): 537-549

 
 

"Neurotransmitter transporters"
Dwight E. Bergles
Encyclopedia of Life Science 2001 Online

 
 

"Glutamatergic synapses on oligodendrocyte precursor cells in the hippocampus"
Dwight E. Bergles, J. David B. Roberts, Peter Somogyi and Craig E. Jahr
Nature 2000 405(6783): 187-191

 
 

"Clearance of glutamate inside the synapse and beyond"
Dwight E. Bergles, Jeffrey S. Diamond and Craig E. Jahr
Current Opinion in Neurobiology 1999 9(3): 293-298

 
 
"Glial contribution to glutamate uptake at Schaffer collateral-commissural synapses in the hippocampus"
Dwight E. Bergles and Craig E. Jahr
Journal of Neuroscience 1998 18(19): 7709-7716
 
 

"Glutamate release monitored with astrocyte transporter currents during LTP"
Jeffrey S. Diamond, Dwight E. Bergles and Craig E. Jahr
Neuron 1998 21(2): 425-433

 
 

"Glutamate transporter currents in Bergmann glial cells follow the time course of extrasynaptic glutamate"
Dwight E. Bergles, Jeffrey A. Dzubay and Craig E. Jahr
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 1997 94(26): 14821-14825

 
 

"Synaptic activation of glutamate transporters in hippocampal astrocytes"
Dwight E. Bergles and Craig E. Jahr
Neuron 1997 19(6): 1297-1308

 
 

"Excitatory actions of norepinephrine on multiple classes of hippocampal CA1 interneurons"
Dwight E. Bergles, Van A. Doze, Daniel V. Madison and Stephen J. Smith
Journal of Neuroscience 1996 16(2): 572-585

 
 

"Mossy fiber growth and synaptogenesis in rat hippocampal slices in vitro"
Michael E. Dailey, JoAnn Buchanan, Dwight E. Bergles and Stephen J. Smith
Journal of Neuroscience 1994 14: 1060-1078