Publications

Capelli P, Pivetta C, Esposito MS, Arber S. (2017) Locomotor speed control circuits in the caudal brainstem. Nature 551(7680):373-37. doi: 10.1038/nature24064.

Tovote, P.1, Esposito, M.S.1, Botta, P., Chaudun, F., Fadok, J.P., Markovic, M., Wolff, S.B.E., Ramakrishnan, C., Fenno, L., Deisseroth, K., Herry, C., Arber, S., and Lüthi, A. (2016) Midbrain circuits for defensive behavior. Midbrain circuits for defensive behavior. Nature 534, 206-212. doi: 10.1038/nature17996. 1 These authors contributed equally to this work.

Esposito M.S., Arber S. Motor Control: Illuminating an Enigmatic Midbrain Locomotor Center. (2016) Curr Biol. 26(7):R291-3. doi: 10.1016.

Pecho-Vrieseling E, Rieker C, Fuchs S, Bleckmann D, Esposito MS, Botta P, Goldstein C, Bernhard M, Galimberti I, Müller M, Lüthi A, Arber S, Bouwmeester T, van der Putten H, Di Giorgio FP. (2014) Transneuronal propagation of mutant huntingtin contributes to non-cell autonomous pathology in neurons. Nat Neurosci. 17(8):1064-72. doi: 10.1038/nn.3761.

Esposito M.S., Capelli P. and Arber S. Brainstem nucleus MdV mediates skilled forelimb motor tasks. (2014) Nature, 508(7496):351-6. doi: 10.1038/nature13023.

Pivetta C., Esposito M.S., Sigrist M., and Arber S. (2014) Motor-circuit communication matrix from spinal cord to brainstem neurons revealed by developmental origin. Cell, 156(3):537-48. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2013.12.014.

Piatti V.C.1, Davies M.G.1, Espósito M.S.1, Mongiat L.,Trinchero M., Schinder A. (2011). The Timing for Neuronal Maturation in the Adult Hippocampus is Modulated by Local Network Activity. J Neurosci. vol. 31(21):7715-28. 1 These authors contributed equally to this work.

Mongiat L.A., Espósito M.S., Lombardi G., Schinder A.F. (2009). Reliable activation of immature neurons in the adult hippocampus. PLoS One 4(4):e5320. 

Laplagne D.A., Kamienkowski J.E., Espósito M.S., Piatti V.C., Zhao C., Gage F., Schinder A.F. (2007). Similar GABAergic Inputs in Dentate Granule Cells Born During Embryonic and Adult Neurogenesis. European J. Neurosci. 25 (10), p2973.

Laplagne, D.A.1, Espósito, M.S.1, Piatti, V., Morgenstern, N.A., Zhao, C., van Praag, H., Gage, F.H., and Schinder, A.F. (2006). Functional convergence of neurons generated in the developing and adult hippocampus. PLoS Biol. 4 (12): e409. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbiol.0040409. 1 These authors contributed equally to this work.

Piatti V.C.1, Espósito M.S.1 and Schinder A.F. (2006) The Timing of Neuronal Development in Adult Hippocampal Neurogenesis. The Neuroscientist, vol 12 (6), p.463-468. 1 These authors contributed equally to this work.

Espósito, M.S.1, Piatti, V.1, Laplagne, D.A.1, Morgenstern, N.A., Ferrari, C., Pitossi, F.J., and Schinder, A.F. (2005) Neuronal Differentiation in the Adult Hippocampus Recapitulates Embryonic Development. J. Neurosci. vol. 25 (44), p. 10074-10086. 1 These authors contributed equally to this work.