Institute of Molecular Psychiatry

  • Director: Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Andreas Zimmer
  • University of Bonn
  • Sigmund Freud Str. 25
  • 53127 Bonn

Publications 2014

Niedermair T, Kuhn V, Doranehgard F, Stange R, Wieskötter B, Beckmann J, Salem P, Springorum HR, Straub RH, Zimmer A, Grifka J, Grässel S. (2014). Absence of substance P and the sympathetic nervous system impact on bone structure and chondrocyte differentiation in an adult model of endochondral ossification. Matrix Biol. 38: 22–35.

Heinemann JC, Duerr GD, Keppel K, Breitbach M, Fleischmann BK, Zimmer A, Wehner S, Welz A, Dewald O. (2014). CB2 receptor-mediated effects of pro-inflammatory macrophages influence survival of cardiomyocytes. Life Sci, pii: S0024-3205(14)00948-5. doi: 10.1016/j.lfs.2014.11.027. [Epub ahead of print].

Duerr GD, Heinemann JC, Gestrich C, Heuft T, Klaas T, Keppel K, Roell W, Klein A, Zimmer A, Velten M, Kilic A, Bindila L, Lutz B, Dewald O. (2014). Impaired border zone formation and adverse remodeling after reperfused myocardial infarction in cannabinoid CB2 receptor deficient mice. Life Sci, 2014 Nov 14. pii: S0024-3205(14)00915-1. doi: 10.1016/j.lfs.2014.11.005. [Epub ahead of print].

Mongi-Bragato B, Zamponi E, García-Keller C, Assis MA, Virgolini MB, Mascó DH, Zimmer A, Cancela LM. (2014). Enkephalin is essential for the molecular and behavioral expression of cocaine sensitization. Addict Biol, 2014 Nov 27. doi: 10.1111/adb.12200. [Epub ahead of print].

Thor T, Künkele A, Pajtler KW, Wefers AK, Stephan H, Mestdagh P, Heukamp L, Hartmann W, Vandesompele J, Sadowski N, Becker L, Garrett L, Hölter SM, Horsch M, Calzada-Wack J, Klein-Rodewald T, Racz I, Zimmer A, Beckers J, Neff F, Klopstock T, De Antonellis P, Zollo M, Wurst W, Fuchs H, Gailus-Durner V, Schüller U, Hraběde Angelis M, Eggert A, Schramm A, Schulte JH. (2014). MiR-34a deficiency accelerates medulloblastoma formation in vivo. Int J Cancer, 2014 Oct 27. doi: 10.1002/ijc.29294. [Epub ahead of print].

Wood PL, Filiou MD, Otte DM, Zimmer A, Turck CW. (2014). Lipidomics reveals dysfunctional glycosynapses in schizophrenia and the G72/G30 transgenic mouse. Schizophr Res, 159(2-3):365-9.

Forstner AJ, Basmanav FB, Mattheisen M, Böhmer AC, Hollegaard MV, Janson E, Strengman E, Priebe L, Degenhardt F, Hoffmann P, Herms S, Maier W, Mössner R, Rujescu D, Ophoff RA, Moebus S, Mortensen PB, Børglum AD, Hougaard DM, Frank J, Witt SH, Rietschel M, Zimmer A, Nöthen MM, Miró X, Cichon S; GROUP Investigators. (2014). Investigation of the involvement of MIR185 and its target genes in the development of schizophrenia. Psychiatry Neurosci, 39(6):386-96.

Otte DM, Raskó T, Wang M, Dreiseidler M, Drews E, Schrage H, Wojtalla A, Höhfeld J, Wanker E, Zimmer A. (2014). Identification of the Mitochondrial MSRB2 as a Binding Partner of LG72. Cell Mol Neurobiol, 34(8):1123-30.

Kemter E, Rathkolb B, Becker L, Bolle I, Busch DH, Dalke C, Elvert R, Favor J, Graw J, Hans W, Ivandic B, Kalaydjiev S, Klopstock T, Rácz I, Rozman J, Schrewe A, Schulz H, Zimmer A, Fuchs H, Gailus-Durner V, de Angelis M, Wolf E, Aigner B. (2014). Standardized, systemic phenotypic analysis of Slc12a1I299F mutant mice. J Biomed Sci, 2014 Aug 2;21(1):68. [Epub ahead of print].

Duerr GD, Heinemann JC, Suchan G, Kolobara E, Wenzel D, Geisen C, Matthey M, Passe-Tietjen K, Mahmud W, Ghanem A, Tiemann K, Alferink J, Burgdorf S, Buchalla R, Zimmer A, Lutz B, Welz A, Fleischmann BK, Dewald O. (2014). The endocannabinoid-CB2 receptor axis protects the ischemic heart at the early stage of cardiomyopathy. Basic Res Cardiol, 109(4):425.

Melo I, Drews E, Zimmer A, Bilkei-Gorzo A. (2014). Enkephalin knockout male mice are resistant to chronic mild stress. Genes Brain Behav. 13(6):550-8.

Zumbrennen-Bullough KB, Becker L, Garrett L, Hölter SM, Calzada-Wack J, Mossbrugger I, Quintanilla-Fend L, Racz I, Rathkolb B, Klopstock T, Wurst W, Zimmer A, Wolf E, Fuchs H, Gailus-Durner V, de Angelis MH, Romney SJ, Leibold EA. (2014). Abnormal Brain Iron Metabolism in Irp2 Deficient Mice Is Associated with Mild Neurological and Behavioral Impairments. PLoS One, 2014 Jun 4;9(6):e98072. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0098072. eCollection 2014.

Friemel CM, Zimmer A, Schneider M. (2014). The CB1 Receptor as an Important Mediator of Hedonic Reward Processing. Neuropsychopharmacology, 39(10):2387-96.

Bilkei-Gorzo A, Mauer D, Michel K, Zimmer A. (2014). Dynorphins regulate the strength of social memory. Neuropharmacology. 77:406-413.

Pradier B, Jeub M, Markert A, Mauer D, Tolksdorf K, Van de Putte T, Seuntjens E, Gailus-Durner V, Fuchs H, Hrabě de Angelis M, Huylebroeck D, Beck H, Zimmer A, Rácz I. (2014). Smad-interacting protein 1 affects acute and tonic, but not chronic pain. Eur J Pain, 18(2):249-57.

Hambsch B, Keyworth H, Lind J, Otte DM, Racz I, Kitchen I, Bailey A, Zimmer A. (2014). Chronic nicotine improves short-term memory selectively in a G72 mouse model of schizophrenia. Br J Pharmacol, doi: 10.1111/bph.12578. [Epub ahead of print].

Kubaczka C, Senner C, Araúzo-Bravo MJ, Sharma N, Kuckenberg P, Becker A, Zimmer A, Brüstle O, Peitz M, Hemberger M, Schorle H. (2014). Derivation and Maintenance of Murine Trophoblast Stem Cells under Defined Conditions. Stem Cell Reports, 30;2(2):232-42.

Szitter I, Pintér E, Perkecz A, Kemény A, Kun J, Kereskai L, Pietra C, Quinn JP, Zimmer A, Berger A, Paige CJ, Helyes Z. (2014). Role of neurokinin 1 receptors in dextran sulfate-induced colitis: studies with gene-deleted mice and the selective receptor antagonist netupitant. Inflamm Res, 63:399-409.

Barth A, Bilkei-Gorzo A, Drews E, Otte DM, Diaz-Lacava A, Varadarajulu J, Turck CW, Wienker TF, Zimmer A. (2014). Analysis of quantitative trait loci in mice suggests a role of Enoph1 in stress reactivity. J Neurochem, 128(6):807-17.