Institute of Molecular Psychiatry

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

Labuz D, Celik MÖ, Zimmer A, Machelska H. (2016). Distinct roles of exogenous opioid agonists and endogenous opioid peptides in the peripheral control of neuropathy-triggered heat pain. Sci Rep. 6:32799. doi: 10.1038/srep32799.

Fuchs H, Sabrautzki S, Przemeck GK, Leuchtenberger S, Lorenz-Depiereux B, Becker L, Rathkolb B, Horsch M, Garrett L, Östereicher MA, Hans W, Abe K, Sagawa N, Rozman J, Vargas-Panesso IL, Sandholzer M, Lisse TS, Adler T, Aguilar-Pimentel JA, Calzada-Wack J, Ehrhard N, Elvert R, Gau C, Hölter SM, Micklich K, Moreth K, Prehn C, Puk O, Racz I, Stoeger C, Vernaleken A, Michel D, Diener S, Wieland T, Adamski J, Bekeredjian R, Busch DH, Favor J, Graw J, Klingenspor M, Lengger C, Maier H, Neff F, Ollert M, Stoeger T, Yildirim AÖ, Strom TM, Zimmer A, Wolf E, Wurst W, Klopstock T, Beckers J, Gailus-Durner V, Hrabé de Angelis M. (2016). The First Scube3 Mutant Mouse Line with Pleiotropic Phenotypic Alterations. G3 (Bethesda), 6(12):4035-4046. doi: 10.1534/g3.116.033670.

Kumar S, Rathkolb B, Kemter E, Sabrautzki S, Michel D, Adler T, Becker L, Beckers J, Busch DH, Garrett L, Hans W, Hölter SM, Horsch M, Klingenspor M, Klopstock T, Rácz I, Rozman J, Vargas Panesso IL, Vernaleken A, Zimmer A, Fuchs H, Gailus-Durner V, Hrabě de Angelis M, Wolf E, Aigner B. (2016). Generation and Standardized, Systemic Phenotypic Analysis of Pou3f3L423P Mutant Mice. PLoS One. 11(3):e0150472. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0150472. eCollection 2016.

Stempel AV, Stumpf A, Zhang HY, Özdoğan T, Pannasch U, Theis AK, Otte DM, Wojtalla A, Rácz I, Ponomarenko A, Xi ZX, Zimmer A, Schmitz D. (2016). Cannabinoid Type 2 Receptors Mediate a Cell Type-Specific Plasticity in the Hippocampus. Neuron, 90(4):795-809.

Pósfai B, Cserép C, Hegedüs P, Szabadits E, Otte DM, Zimmer A, Watanabe M, Freund TF, Nyiri G. (2016). Synaptic and cellular changes induced by the schizophrenia susceptibility gene G72 are rescued by N-acetylcysteine treatment. Transl Psychiatry, 6:e807. doi: 10.1038/tp.2016.74.

Celik MÖ, Labuz D, Henning K, Busch-Dienstfertig M, Gaveriaux-Ruff C, Kieffer BL, Zimmer A, Machelska H. (2016). Leukocyte opioid receptors mediate analgesia via Ca2+-regulated release of opioid peptides. Brain Behav Immun. pii: S0889-1591(16)30109-X. doi: 10.1016/j.bbi.2016.04.018. [Epub ahead of print].

Hou WH, Kuo N, Fang GW, Huang HS, Wu KP, Zimmer A, Cheng JK, Lien CC. (2016). Wiring Specificity and Synaptic Diversity in the Mouse Lateral Central Amygdala. J Neurosci., 36(16):4549-63. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3309-15.2016.

Feliszek M, Bindila L, Lutz B, Zimmer A, Bilkei-Gorzo A, Schlicker E. (2016). Lack of hippocampal CB1 receptor desensitization by Δ(9)-tetrahydrocannabinol in aged mice and by low doses of JZL 184. Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol. 389(6):603-12.

Tung LW, Lu GL, Lee YH, Yu L, Lee HJ, Leishman E, Bradshaw H, Hwang LL, Hung MS, Mackie K, Zimmer A, Chiou LC. (2016). Orexins contribute to restraint stress-induced cocaine relapse by endocannabinoid-mediated disinhibition of dopaminergic neurons. Nat Commun. 7:12199. doi: 10.1038/ncomms12199.

Alferink J, Specht S, Arends H, Schumak B, Schmidt K, Ruland C, Lundt R, Kemter A, Dlugos A, Kuepper JM, Poppensieker K, Findeiß M, Albayram Ö, Otte DM, Marazzi J, Gertsch J, Förster I, Maier W, Scheu S, Hoerauf A, Zimmer A. (2016). Cannabinoid receptor 2 modulates susceptibility to experimental cerebral malaria through a CCL17-dependent mechanism. J Biol Chem, 2016 Jul 29. pii: jbc.M116.746594. [Epub ahead of print].

Beins E, Ulas T, Ternes S, Neumann H, Schultze JL, Zimmer A. (2016). Characterization of inflammatory markers and transcriptome profiles of differentially activated embryonic stem cell-derived microglia. Glia, 64(6):1007-20.

Beins E, Zimmer A. (2016). Zinc homoeostasis: Basic research indicates therapeutic risks and opportunities. Our Neuropsychopharmacol, 26(6):1083-4.

Zimmer A. (2016). A collaboration investigating endocannabinoid signalling in brain and bone. J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacy, 27(3):229-35.

Siegmund SV, Wojtalla A, Schlosser M, Schildberg FA, Knolle PA, Nüsing RM, Zimmer A, Strassburg CP, Singer MV. (2016). Cyclooxygenase-2 contributes to the selective induction of cell death by the endocannabinoid 2-arachidonoyl glycerol in hepatic stellate cells. Biochem Biophys Res Commun, 470(3):678-84.

Zimmer A, Otte DM, Bilkei-Gorzo A, Armin SM, Bab I. (2016). Behavioural changes induced by a conditional disruption of bone formation. J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacy, 27(3):203-7.

Albayram Ö, Passlick S, Bilkei-Gorzo A, Zimmer A, Steinhäuser C. (2016). Physiological impact of CB1 receptor expression by hippocampal GABAergic interneurons. Pflugers Arch, 468(4):727-37.

Jehle J, Hoyer FF, Schöne B, Pfeifer P, Schild K, Jenniches I, Bindila L, Lutz B, Lütjohann D, Zimmer A, Nickenig G. (2016). Myeloid-Specific Deletion of Diacylglycerol Lipase α Inhibits Atherogenesis in ApoE-Deficient Mice. PLoS One, 2016 Jan 5;11(1):e0146267. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0146267.