Selected publications

EM Unit Physiology

1. Booker SA, Loreth D, Gee AL, Watanbe M, Kind PC, Wyllie DJA, Kulik A*, Vida I* (2018) Postsynaptic GABABRs inhibit L-type calcium channels and abolish long-term potentiation in hippocampal somatostatin interneurons. Cell Rep 22:36-43. (*corresponding authors).

2. Booker SA, Althof D, Gross A, Loreth D, Müller J, Unger A, Fakler B, Varro A, Watanabe M, Gassmann M, Bettler B, Shigemoto R, Vida I*, Kulik A* (2017) KCTD12 auxiliary proteins modulate kinetics of GABAB receptor-mediated inhibition in cholecystokinin-containing interneurons. Cereb Cortex 27:2318-2334.  (*corresponding authors).

3. Althof D, Baehrens D, Watanabe M, Suzuki N, Fakler B, Kulik A (2015) Inhibitory and excitatory axon terminals share a common nano-architecture of their Cav2.1 (P/Q-type) Ca2+ channels. Front Cell Neurosci 9:315.

4. Booker SA, Gross A, Althof D, Shigemoto R, Bettler B, Frotscher M, Hearing M, Wickman K, Watanabe M, Kulik A*, Vida I* (2013) Differential GABAB receptor-mediated effects in perisomatic- and dendrite-targeting parvalbumin interneurons. J Neurosci 33:7961-7974. (* corresponding authors).

5. Holderith N, Lorincz A, Katona G, Rozsa B, Kulik A, Watanabe M, Nusser Z (2012) Release probability of hippocampal glutamatergic terminals scales with the size of the active zone. Nature Neurosci 15:988-997.

6. Guetg N, Seddik R, Vigot R, Turecek R, Gassmann M, Vogt KE, Bräuner-Osborne H, Shigemoto R, Kretz O, Frotscher M, Kulik A*, Bettler B* (2009) The GABAB1a isoform mediates heterosynaptic depression at hippocampal mossy fiber synapses. J Neurosci 29:1414-1423. (* corresponding authors).

7. Bucurenciu I, Kulik A, Schwaller B, Frotscher M, Jonas P (2008) Nanodomain coupling between Ca2+ channels and Ca2+ sensors promotes fast and efficient transmitter release at a cortical GABAergic synapse. Neuron  57:536-545.

8. Kulik A, Vida I, Fukazawa Y, Guetg N, Kasugai Y, Marker C, Rigato F, Bettler B, Wickman K, Frotscher M, Shigemoto R (2006) Compartment-dependent colocalization of Kir3.2-containing K+ channels and GABAB receptors in hippocampal pyramidal cells. J Neurosci 26:4289-4297. 

9. Kulik A, Nakadate K, Hagiwara A, Fukazawa Y, Lujan R, Saito H, Suzuki N, Futatsugi A, Mikoshiba K, Frotscher M, Shigemoto R (2004) Immunocytochemical localization of the a1A subunit of the P/Q-type calcium channel in the rat cerebellum. Eur J Neurosci 19:2169-2178.

10. Kulik A, Vida I, Lujan R, Haas CA, Lopez-Bendito G, Shigemoto R, Frotscher M (2003) Subcellular localization of metabotropic GABAB receptor subunits GABAB1a/b and GABAB2 in the rat hippocampus. J Neurosci 23:11026-11035.