Hu H, Roth F.C., Vandael D, Jonas P (2018) Complementary Tuning of Na+ and K+ Channel Gating Underlies Fast and Energy-Efficient Action Potentials in GABAergic Interneuron Axons. Neuron 98:156-165 [pdf]

Chen C, Satterfield R, Young SM Jr, Jonas P (2017b) Triple function of Synaptotagmin 7 ensures efficiency of high-frequency transmission at central GABAergic synapses. Cell Rep 21:2082–2089. [pdf]

Strüber M, Sauer J-F, Jonas P, Bartos M (2017) Distance-dependent inhibition facilitates focality of gamma oscillations in the dentate gyrus. Nat Commun 8:758. [pdf]

Chen C, Arai I, Satterfield R, Young SM Jr, Jonas P (2017a) Synaptotagmin 2 is the fast Ca2+ sensor at a central inhibitory synapse. Cell Rep 18:723-736. [pdf]

Gan J, Weng S-M, Pernía-Andrade AJ, Csicsvari J, Jonas P (2017) Phase-locked inhibition, but not excitation, underlies hippocampal ripple oscillations in awake mice in vivo. Neuron 93:308-314. [pdf]

Vyleta NP, Borges-Merjane C, Jonas P (2016) Plasticity-dependent, full detonation at hippocampal mossy fiber-CA3 pyramidal neuron synapses. Elife 5:e17977. [pdf]

Guzman SJ, Schlögl A, Frotscher M, Jonas P (2016) Synaptic mechanisms of pattern completion in the hippocampal CA3 network. Science 353:1117-1123. doi: 10.1126/science.aaf1836. [pdf]

Mishra RK, Kim S, Guzman SJ, Jonas P (2016) Symmetric spike timing-dependent plasticity at CA3–CA3 synapses optimizes storage and recall in autoassociative networks. Nat Commun 7:11552. doi: 10.1038/ncomms11552. [pdf]

Kowalski J, Gan J, Jonas P, Pernía-Andrade AJ (2016) Intrinsic membrane properties determine hippocampal differential firing pattern in vivo in anesthetized rats. Hippocampus 26:668-682. [pdf]

Hammer M, Krueger-Burg D, Tuffy LP, Cooper BH, Taschenberger H, Goswami SP, Ehrenreich H, Jonas P, Varoqueaux F, Rhee JS, Brose N (2015) Perturbed Hippocampal Synaptic Inhibition and γ-Oscillations in a Neuroligin-4 Knockout Mouse Model of Autism. Cell Rep 13:516-523. [pdf]

Strüber M, Jonas P, Bartos M (2015) Strength and duration of perisomatic GABAergic inhibition depend on distance between synaptically connected cells. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 112:1220-1225. [pdf]

Arai I, Jonas P (2014) Nanodomain coupling explains Ca2+ independence of transmitter release time course at a fast central synapse. Elife 3:e04057. [pdf]

Hu H, Jonas P (2014) A supercritical density of Na+ channels ensures fast signaling in GABAergic interneuron axons. Nature Neuroscience 17:686-693.  [pdf]

Studer D, Zhao S, Chai X, Jonas P, Graber W, Nestel S, Frotscher M (2014). Capture of activity-induced ultrastructural changes at synapses by high-pressure freezing of brain tissue. Nature Protocols 9:1480-1495. [pdf]

Vyleta NP, Jonas P (2014). Loose coupling between Ca2+ channels and release sensors at a plastic hippocampal synapse. Science 343:665-670. [pdf]

Pernía-Andrade AJ, Jonas P (2014) Theta–gamma modulated synaptic currents in hippocampal granule cells in vivo define a mechanism for network oscillations. Neuron 81:140-152. [pdf]

Hosp JA, Strüber M, Vida I, Yanagawa Y, Obata K, Jonas P, Bartos M (2014) Morpho-physiological criteria divide dentate gyrus interneurons into classes. Hippocampus 24:189-203. [pdf]

Pernia-Andrade AJ, Goswami SP, Stickler Y, Fröbe U, Schlögl A, Jonas P (2012) A deconvolution-based method with high sensitivity and temporal resolution for detection of spontaneous synaptic currents in vitro and in vivo. Biophys J 103:1429-1439. [pdf]

Goswami SP, Bucurenciu I, Jonas, P (2012) Miniature IPSCs in hippocampal granule cells are triggered by voltage-gated Ca2+ channels via microdomain coupling. J Neurosci 32:14294-14304. [pdf]

Kim S, Guzman SJ, Hu H, Jonas P (2012) Active dendrites support efficient initiation of dendritic spikes in hippocampal CA3 pyramidal neurons. Nature Neuroscience 15:600-606. [pdf]

Eggermann E, Jonas P (2012) How the “slow” Ca2+ buffer parvalbumin affects transmitter release in nanodomain coupling regimes at GABAergic synapses. Nature Neuroscience 15:20-22. [pdf]

Nörenberg A, Hu H, Vida I, Bartos M, Jonas P (2010) Distinct non-uniform cable properties optimize rapid and efficient activation of fast-spiking GABAergic interneurons. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 107: 894-899. [pdf

Bucurenciu I, Bischofberger J, Jonas P (2010) A small number of open Ca2+ channels trigger transmitter release at a central GABAergic synapse. Nature Neuroscience 13: 19-21. [pdf]

Hu H, Martina M, Jonas P (2010) Dendritic mechanisms underlying rapid synaptic activation of fast-spiking hippocampal interneurons. Science 327: 52-58. [pdf]

Schwenk J, Harmel N, Zolles G, Bildl W, Kulik A, Heimrich B, Chisaka O, Jonas P, Schulte U, Fakler B, Klöcker N (2009) Functional proteomics identify Cornichon proteins as auxiliary subunits of AMPA receptors. Science 323:1313-1319. [pdf]

Doischer D, Hosp JA, Yanagawa Y, Obata K, Jonas P, Vida I, Bartos M (2008) Postnatal differentiation of basket cells from slow to fast signaling devices. J Neurosci 28:12956-12968. [pdf]

Kerr AM, Reisinger E, Jonas P (2008) Differential dependence of phasic transmitter release on synaptotagmin 1 at GABAergic and glutamatergic hippocampal synapses. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 105:15581-15586. [pdf]

Aponte Y, Bischofberger J, Jonas P (2008) Efficient Ca2+ buffering in fast-spiking basket cells of rat hippocampus.  J Physiol (Lond) 586:2061-2075 [see comment by Neher E (2008) J Physiol (Lond) 586:2031]. [pdf]

Schmidt-Hieber C, Jonas P, Bischofberger J (2008) Action potential initiation and propagation in hippocampal mossy fibre axons. J Physiol (Lond) 586:1849-1857. [pdf]

Bucurenciu I, Kulik A, Schwaller B, Frotscher M, Jonas P (2008) Nanodomain coupling between Ca2+ channels and Ca2+ sensors promotes fast and efficient transmitter release at a cortical GABAergic synapse. Neuron 57:536-545. [pdf]

Li L, Bischofberger J, Jonas P (2007) Differential gating and recruitment of P/Q-, N-, and R-type Ca2+ channels in hippocampal mossy fiber boutons. J Neurosci 27:13420-13429. [pdf]

Rollenhagen A, Sätzler K, Rodríguez EP, Jonas P, Frotscher M, Lübke JHR (2007) Structural determinants of transmission at large hippocampal mossy fiber synapses. J Neurosci 27:10434-10444. [pdf]

Schmidt-Hieber C, Jonas P, Bischofberger J (2007) Subthreshold dendritic signal processing and coincidence detection in dentate gyrus granule cells. J Neurosci 27:8430-8441. [pdf]

Bischofberger J, Engel D, Li L, Geiger JRP, Jonas P (2006) Patch-clamp recording from mossy fiber terminals in hippocampal slices. Nature Protocols 1:2075-2081. [pdf]

Aponte Y, Lien CC, Reisinger E, Jonas P (2006) Hyperpolarization-activated cation channels in fast-spiking interneurons of rat hippocampus. J Physiol (Lond) 574:229-243. [pdf]

Vida I, Bartos M, Jonas P (2006) Shunting inhibition improves robustness of gamma oscillations in hippocampal interneuron networks by homogenizing firing rates. Neuron 49:107-117. [pdf]

Hefft S, Jonas P (2005) Asynchronous GABA release generates long-lasting inhibition at a hippocampal interneuron–principal neuron synapse. Nature Neuroscience 8:1319-1328. [pdf]

Engel D, Jonas P (2005) Presynaptic action potential amplification by voltage-gated Na+ channels in hippocampal mossy fiber boutons. Neuron 45:405-417. [pdf]

Schmidt-Hieber C, Jonas P, Bischofberger J (2004) Enhanced synaptic plasticity in newly generated granule cells of the adult hippocampus. Nature 429:184-187. [pdf]

Oliver D, Lien C-C, Soom M, Baukrowitz T, Jonas P, Fakler B (2004) Functional conversion between A-type and delayed rectifier K+ channels by membrane lipids. Science 304:265-270. [pdf]

Kampa BM, Clements J, Jonas P, Stuart GJ (2004) Kinetics of Mg2+ unblock of NMDA receptors: Implications for spike-timing dependent synaptic plasticity. J Physiol (Lond) 556:337-345. [pdf]

Hallermann S, Pawlu C, Jonas P, Heckmann M (2003) A large pool of releasable vesicles in a cortical glutamatergic synapse. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 100:8975-8980. [see comment by Kushmerick C, von Gersdorff H (2003) Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 100:8618-8620]. [pdf]

Lien CC, Jonas P (2003) Kv3 potassium conductance is necessary and kinetically optimized for high-frequency action potential generation in hippocampal interneurons. J Neurosci 23:2058-2068. [pdf]

Bischofberger J, Geiger JRP, Jonas P (2002) Timing and efficacy of Ca2+ channel activation in hippocampal mossy fiber boutons. J Neurosci 22:10593-10602. [pdf]

Bartos M, Vida I, Frotscher M, Meyer A, Monyer H, Geiger JRP, Jonas P (2002) Fast synaptic inhibition promotes synchronized gamma oscillations in hippocampal interneuron networks. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 99:13222-13227. [pdf]

Hefft S, Kraushaar U, Geiger JRP, Jonas P (2002) Presynaptic short-term depression is maintained during regulation of transmitter release at a GABAergic synapse in rat hippocampus. J Physiol (Lond) 539:201-208. [pdf]

Lien CC, Martina M, Schultz JH, Ehmke H, Jonas P (2002) Gating, modulation and subunit composition of voltage-gated K+ channels in dendritic inhibitory interneurones of rat hippocampus. J Physiol (Lond) 538:405-419. [pdf]

Geiger JRP, Bischofberger J, Vida I, Fröbe U, Pfitzinger S, Weber HJ, Haverkampf K, Jonas P (2002) Patch-clamp recording in brain slices with improved slicer technology. Pflügers Arch 443:491-501. 

Alle H, Jonas P, Geiger JRP (2001) PTP and LTP at a hippocampal mossy fiber-interneuron synapse. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 98:14708-14713. [pdf]

Jerecic J, Schulze CH, Jonas P, Sprengel R, Seeburg PH, Bischofberger J (2001) Impaired NMDA receptor function in mouse olfactory bulb neurons by tetracycline-sensitive NR1 (N598R) expression. Mol Br Res 94:96-104. [pdf]

Jones MV, Jonas P, Sahara Y, Westbrook GL (2001) Microscopic kinetics and energetics distinguish GABAA receptor agonists from antagonists. Biophys J 81:2660-2670.

Bartos M, Vida I, Frotscher M, Geiger JRP, Jonas P (2001) Rapid signaling at inhibitory synapses in a dentate gyrus interneuron network. J Neurosci 21:2687-2698. [pdf]

Geiger JRP, Jonas P (2000) Dynamic control of presynaptic Ca2+ inflow by fast-inactivating K+ channels in hippocampal mossy fiber boutons. Neuron 28:927-939. [pdf]

Martina M, Vida I, Jonas P (2000) Distal initiation and active propagation of action potentials in interneuron dendrites. Science 287:295-300 [see comment by Miles R (2000) Science 287:244-246]. [pdf]

Normann C, Peckys D, Schulze CH, Walden J, Jonas P, Bischofberger J (2000) Associative long-term depression in the hippocampus is dependent on postsynaptic N-type Ca2+ channels. J Neurosci 20:8290-8297. [pdf]

Kraushaar U, Jonas P (2000) Efficacy and stability of quantal GABA release at a hippocampal interneuron-principal neuron synapse. J Neurosci 20:5594-5607. [pdf]

Martina M, Schultz JH, Ehmke H, Monyer H, Jonas P (1998) Functional and molecular differences between voltage-gated K+ channels of fast-spiking interneurons and pyramidal neurons of rat hippocampus. J Neurosci 18:8111-8125. [pdf]

Jonas P, Bischofberger J, Sandkühler J (1998) Corelease of two fast neurotransmitters at a central synapse. Science 281:419-424 [see comment by Nicoll RA, Malenka RC (1998) Science 281:360-361]. [pdf]

Bischofberger J, Jonas P (1997) Action potential propagation into the presynaptic dendrites of rat mitral cells. J Physiol (Lond) 504:359-365. [pdf]

Martina M, Jonas P (1997) Functional differences in Na+ channel gating between fast-spiking interneurones and principal neurones in rat hippocampus. J Physiol (Lond) 505:593-603. [pdf]

Geiger JRP, Lübke J, Roth A, Frotscher M, Jonas P (1997) Submillisecond AMPA receptor-mediated signaling at a principal neuron-interneuron synapse. Neuron 18:1009-1023. [pdf]

Ceranik K, Bender R,  Geiger JRP, Monyer H, Jonas P, Frotscher M,  Lübke J (1997) A novel type of GABAergic interneuron connecting the input and the output regions of the hippocampus. J Neurosci 17:5380-5394. [pdf]

Götz T, Kraushaar U, Geiger J, Lübke J, Berger T, Jonas P (1997) Functional properties of AMPA and NMDA receptors expressed in identified types of basal ganglia neurons. J Neurosci 17:204-215. [pdf]

Koh DS, Burnashev N, Jonas P (1995) Block of native Ca2+-permeable AMPA receptors in rat brain by intracellular polyamines generates double rectification. J Physiol (Lond) 486:305-312. [pdf]

Geiger JRP, Melcher T, Koh DS, Sakmann B, Seeburg PH, Jonas P, Monyer H (1995) Relative abundance of subunit mRNAs determines gating and Ca2+ permeability of AMPA receptors in principal neurons and interneurons in rat CNS. Neuron 15:193-204. [pdf]

Koh DS, Geiger JRP, Jonas P, Sakmann B (1995) Ca2+-permeable AMPA and NMDA receptor channels in basket cells of rat hippocampal dentate gyrus. J Physiol (Lond) 485:383-402. [pdf]

Spruston N, Jonas P, Sakmann B (1995) Dendritic glutamate receptor channels in rat hippocampal CA3 and CA1 pyramidal neurons. J Physiol (Lond) 482:325-352. [pdf]

Jonas P, Racca C, Sakmann B, Seeburg PH, Monyer H (1994) Differences in Ca2+ permeability of AMPA-type glutamate receptor channels in neocortical neurons caused by differential GluR-B subunit expression. Neuron 12:1281-1289. [pdf]

Major G, Larkman AU, Jonas P, Sakmann B, Jack JJB (1994) Detailed passive cable models of whole-cell recorded CA3 pyramidal neurons in rat hippocampal slices. J Neurosci 14:4613-4638. [pdf]

Koh DS, Jonas P, Vogel W (1994) Na+-activated K+ channels localized in the nodal region of myelinated axons of Xenopus. J Physiol (Lond) 479:183-197. [pdf]

Jonas P, Major G, Sakmann B (1993) Quantal components of unitary EPSCs at the mossy fibre synapse on CA3 pyramidal cells of rat hippocampus. J Physiol (Lond) 472:615-663. [pdf]

Ruppersberg JP, Ermler M, Knopf M, Kues W, Jonas P, Koenen M (1993) Properties of Shaker-homologous potassium channels expressed in the mammalian brain. Cell Physiol Biochem 3:250-269.

Koh DS, Jonas P, Bräu ME, Vogel W (1992) A TEA-insensitive flickering potassium channel active around the resting potential in myelinated nerve. J Membrane Biol 130:149-162.

Colquhoun D, Jonas P, Sakmann B (1992) Action of brief pulses of glutamate on AMPA/kainate receptors in patches from different neurones of rat hippocampal slices. J Physiol (Lond) 458:261-287. [pdf]

Jonas P, Sakmann B (1992) Glutamate receptor channels in isolated patches from CA1 and CA3 pyramidal cells of rat hippocampal slices. J Physiol (Lond) 455:143-171. [pdf]

Burnashev N, Khodorova A, Jonas P, Helm PJ, Wisden W, Monyer H, Seeburg PH, Sakmann B (1992) Calcium-permeable AMPA-kainate receptors in fusiform cerebellar glial cells. Science 256:1566-1570.

Jonas P, Koh DS, Kampe K, Hermsteiner M, Vogel W (1991) ATP-sensitive and Ca-activated K channels in vertebrate axons: novel links between metabolism and excitability. Pflügers Arch 418:68-73. 

Bräu ME, Dreyer F, Jonas P, Repp H, Vogel W (1990) A K+ channel in Xenopus nerve fibres selectively blocked by bee and snake toxins: binding and voltage-clamp experiments. J Physiol (Lond) 420:365-385. [pdf]

Jonas P, Bräu ME, Hermsteiner M, Vogel W (1989) Single-channel recording in myelinated nerve fibers reveals one type of Na channel but different K channels. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 86:7238-7242. [pdf]

Jonas P (1989) Temperature dependence of gating current in myelinated nerve fibers. J Membrane Biol 112:277-289. 

Jonas P, Vogel W, Arantes EC, Giglio JR (1986) Toxin gamma of the scorpion Tityus serrulatus modifies both activation and inactivation of sodium permeability of nerve membrane. Pflügers Arch 407:92-99. 




Chen C, Jonas P (2017) Synaptotagmins: That’s Why So Many. Neuron 94:694-696.[pdf]

Vandael DH, Espinoza C, Jonas P (2015) Excitement about inhibitory presynaptic terminals. Neuron 85:1146-1151. [pdf]

Hu H, Gan J, Jonas P (2014) Fast-spiking, parvalbumin+ GABAergic interneurons: From cellular design to microcircuit function. Science. 345, DOI: 10.1126/science.1255263. [pdf]

Eggermann E, Bucurenciu I, Goswami SP, Jonas P (2012) Nanodomain coupling between Ca2+ channels and sensors of exocytosis at fast mammalian synapses. Nature Reviews Neuroscience 13:7-21. [pdf]

Pernía-Andrade A, Jonas P (2011) The multiple faces of RIM. Neuron 69:185-187. [pdf]

Guzman SJ, Jonas P (2010) Beyond TARPs: the growing list of auxiliary AMPAR subunits. Neuron 66:8-10. [pdf]

Jonas P, Hefft S (2010) GABA release at terminals of CCK-interneurons: synchrony, asynchrony, and modulation by cannabinoid receptors. Eur J Neurosci 31:1194-1195. [pdf]

Kerr AM, Jonas P (2008) The two sides of hippocampal mossy fiber plasticity. Neuron 57:5-7. [pdf]

Bartos M, Vida I, Jonas P (2007) Synaptic mechanisms of synchronized gamma oscillations in inhibitory interneuron networks. Nature Reviews Neuroscience 8:45-56. [pdf]

Frotscher M, Jonas P, Sloviter R (2006) Synapses formed by normal and abnormal hippocampal mossy fibers. Cell Tissue Res 326:361-367. [pdf]

Bischofberger J, Engel D, Frotscher M, Jonas, P (2006) Mechanisms underlying the efficacy of transmitter release at mossy fiber synapses in the hippocampal network. Pflügers Arch Eur J Physiol 453:361-372.

Jonas P, Bischofberger J, Fricker D, Miles R (2004) Interneuron diversity series: Fast in, fast out - temporal and spatial signal processing in hippocampal interneurons. TINS 27:30-40. [pdf]

Bischofberger J, Jonas P (2002) TwoB or not TwoB: differential transmission at glutamatergic mossy fiber-interneuron synapses in the hippocampus. TINS 25:600-603. [pdf]

Jonas P (2000) The time course of signaling at central glutamatergic synapses. NIPS 15:83-89. [pdf]

Melcher T, Geiger JRP, Jonas P, Monyer H (1996) Analysis of molecular determinants in native AMPA receptors. Neurochem Int 28:141-144. [pdf]

Jonas P, Burnashev N (1995) Molecular mechanisms controlling calcium entry through  AMPA-type glutamate receptor channels. Neuron 15:987-990. [pdf]

Jonas P, Spruston N (1994) Mechanisms shaping glutamate-mediated excitatory postsynaptic currents in the CNS. Curr Opin Neurobiol 4:366-372. [pdf]




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