IST Fellow (January 2013 - January 2015)

Postdoc (January 2015 - November 2016)



Publications in peer reviewed journals

1. Kovács, K; Riedel M.: A kálium-permanganát/oxálsav reakció köztitermékeinek tanulmányozása stopped-flow módszerrel. Magy. Kém. Foly. 2002,  108, 140.
2. Kovács, K; Vizvári, B.; Riedel M.; J. Tóth: Decomposition of the permanganate/oxalic acid overall reaction to elementary steps based on integer programming theory Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2004, 6(6), 1236.
3. Kovács, K. A.; Gróf, P.; Burai, L.; Riedel, M.: Revising the mechanism of the permanganate/oxalate reaction J. Phys. Chem. A 2004, 108, 11026.
4. Kovács, K. A.; Steinmann, M.; Magistretti, P. J.; Halfon, O.; Cardinaux, J.-R.: CCAAT/enhancer -binding protein family members recruit the coactivator CREB-binding protein and trigger its phosphorylation J. Biol. Chem. 2003, 278, 36959.
5. Kovács, K. A.; Steinmann, M.; Magistretti, P. J.; Halfon, O.; Cardinaux, J.-R.: C/EBPbeta couples dopamine signalling to substance P precursor gene expression in striatal neurones. J. Neurochem. 2006,  98(5), 1390.

6. Kovács K. A.; Steullet P.; Steinmann M.; Do K. Q.; Magistretti P. J.; Halfon O.; Cardinaux J. R.: TORC1 is a calcium- and cAMP-sensitive coincidence detector involved in hippocampal long-term synaptic plasticity. PNAS. 2007,  104(11), 4700.

7. Desmukh, R.; Kovacs, K. A.; Dinnyes, A.: Drug discovery models and toxicity testing using embryonic and induced pluripotent stem cell derived cardiac and neuronal cells. Stem Cells International, 2012,  Article ID 379569

8. Lovrics, A.; Gao Y.; Juhász B.; Bock I.; Byrne H. M.; Dinnyés A.; Kovács K. A.: Boolean modelling reveals new regulatory connections between transcription factors orchestrating the development of the ventral spinal cord. PLoS One, 2014, Nov 14;9(11):e111430.

9. Pajer, K.; Nemes, C.; Berzsenyi, S.; Kovács, K. A.; Pirity, M. K.; Pajenda, G.; Nógrádi, A.; Dinnyés, A.: Grafted murine induced pluripotent stem cells prevent death of injured rat motoneurons otherwise destined to die. Exp Neurol. 2015,  269, 188-201.

10. Kovács, K. A.; Steinmann, M.; Magistretti, P. J.; Halfon, O.; Cardinaux, J.-R.: Complex regulation of CREB-binding protein by homeodomain-interacting protein kinase 2. Cell Signal. 2015,  Nov 27(11):2252-60.

11. Kovács, K. A.; O’Neill, J.; Schoenenberger, P.; Penttonen, M.; Rangel Guerrero, DK.; Csicsvari, J.: Optogenetically Blocking Sharp Wave Ripple Events in Sleep Does Not Interfere with the Formation of Stable Spatial Representation in the CA1 Area of the Hippocampus. PLoS One, 2016, Oct 19;11(10):e0164675.

12. Rangel Guerrero, DK.; Donnett, JG.; Csicsvari, J.; Kovács, KA: "Tetrode recording from the hippocampus of behaving mice coupled with four-point-irradiation closed-loop optogenetics - a technique to study the contribution of hippocampal SWR events to learning", eNeuro. 2018 Sep 4;5(4). pii: ENEURO.0087-18.2018. doi: 10.1523/ENEURO.0087-18.2018. eCollection 2018 Jul-Aug


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