• 2019-2023


    Ravindran, P., Püschel, A.W. (2022). An isoform-specific function of Cdc42 in regulating mammalian Exo70 during axon formation. Life Sci Alliance.  6, e202201722. doi: 10.26508/lsa.202201722. Print 2023 Mar.


    Di Meo, D., Ravindran, P., Sadhanasatish, T., Dhumale, P., Püschel, A.W. (2021). The balance of mitochondrial fission and fusion in cortical axons depends on the kinases SadA and SadB. Cell Rep.  37, 110141. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2021.110141.

    Humpert, I., Di Meo, D., Püschel, A.W., Pietschmann, J.-F. (2021). On the role of vesicle transport in neurite growth: modelling and experiments. Math. Biosci., 338, 108632. doi: 10.1016/j.mbs.2021.108632.


    Jin, J., Ravindran, P., Di Meo, D., Püschel, A.W. (2019). Igf1R/InsR function is required for axon extension and corpus callosum formation. PLoS One 14, e0219362. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0219362.


  • 2015-2018


    Wang, N., Pratibha, P., Chiang, J., Püschel, A.W. (2018). The Sema3A receptor Plexin-A1 suppresses supernumerary axons through Rap1 GTPases. Sci. Rep. 8, 15647.

    López Tobón, A., Suresh, M., Jin, J., Vitriolo, A., Pietralla, T., Tedford, K., Bossenz, M., Mahnken, K., Kiefer, F., Testa, G, Fischer, K.-D., Püschel, A.W. (2018). The guanine nucleotide exchange factor Arhgef7/βPix promotes axon formation upstream of TC10. Sci. Rep. 8, 8811.

    Dhumale P., Menon S., Chiang J., and Püschel, A.W. (2018). The loss of the kinases SadA and SadB results in early neuronal apoptosis and a reduced number of progenitors. PLoS 13, e0196698.

    Zhao, X.F., Kohen, R., Parent, R., Duan, Y., Fisher, G.L., Korn, M.J., Ji L., Wan, G., Jin, J., Püschel, A.W., Dolan, D.F., Parent, J.M., Corfas, G., Murphy, G.G., Giger, R.J. (2018). PlexinA2 Forward Signaling through Rap1 GTPases Regulates Dentate Gyrus Development and Schizophrenia-like Behaviors. Cell Rep.  22, 456-470.


    Shah, B., Lutter, D., Tsytsyura, Y., Glyvuk, N., Sakakibara, A., Klingauf, J., and Püschel, A.W. (2017). Rap1 GTPases Are Master Regulators of Neural Cell Polarity in the Developing Neocortex. Cereb. Cortex 27, 1253–1269.

    Dogliotti, G., Kullmann, , Dhumale, P., Thiele, C., Panichkina, O., Mendl, G., Houben, R., Haferkamp, S., Püschel, A.W., and Krahn, M.P. (2017). Membrane-binding and activation of LKB1 by phosphatidic acid is essential for development and tumor suppression. Nat. Comms. 8, 15747.


    Shah, B., Lutter, D., Bochenek, M.L., Kato, K. Tsytsyura, Y., Glyvuk, N., Sakakibara, A., Klingauf, J., Adams, R.H., and Püschel, A.W. (2016). C3G/Rapgef1 is Required in Multipolar Neurons for the Transition to a Bipolar Morphology during Cortical Development. PLoS One 11, e0154174.

    Shah, B., and Püschel, A.W. (2016). Regulation of Rap GTPases in mammalian neurons. Biol. Chem. 397, 1055-1069.

  • 2014 - 2010


    Shah, B., and Püschel, A.W. (2014). In vivo functions of small GTPases in neocortical development. Biol. Chem. 395, 465-476.

    Yang, R., Kong, E., Jin, J., Hergovich, A., and Püschel, A.W. (2014). Rassf5 and Ndr kinases act in a novel pathway regulating neuronal polarity through Par3 phosphorylation. J. Cell Sci., 127, 3463-3476.


    Müller, M., Lutter, D., and Püschel, A.W. (2010). Persistence of the cell cycle checkpoint kinase Wee1 in SadA/B-deficient neurons disrupts neuronal polarity. J. Cell Sci. 123, 286-294.



  • 2009 - 2003


    Li, Y.H., Werner, H., and Püschel, A.W. (2008). Rheb and mTOR Regulate Neuronal Polarity through Rap1B. J. Biol. Chem. 283, 33784-33792.


    Schwamborn, J.C., and Püschel, A.W. (2004). The sequential activity of the GTPases Rap1B and Cdc42 determines the polarity of hippocampal neurons. Nat. Neurosci., 7, 923-929.


    Serini, G., Valdembri, D., Zanivan, S., Morterra, G., Burkhardt, C., Caccavari, F., Zammataro, L., Primo, L., Tamagnone, L., Logan, M., Tessier-Lavigne, M., Taniguchi, M., Püschel, A.W., and Bussolino, F. (2003). Class 3 semaphorins control vascular morphogenesis by inhibiting integrin function. Nature 424, 391-397.