Selected Publications

  • 2018 - 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.

    2017

    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.

    2016

    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

    2014

    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.

    2010

    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

    2008

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



    2004

    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.

    2003

    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.