Original articles:

1.       Rebola, N., Reva, M., Kirizs, T., Szoboszlay, M., Lorincz, A., Moneron, G., Nusser, Z. and DiGregorio, D.A. (2019) Distinct nanoscale calcium channel and synaptic vesicle topographies contribute to the diversity of synaptic function. Neuron, 104, 693-710.

2.       Éltes, T., Szoboszlay, M., Kerti-Szigeti. K. and Nusser, Z. (2019) Improved spike inference accuracy by estimating the peak amplitude of unitary [Ca2+] transients in weakly GCaMP6f-expressing hippocampal pyramidal cells. J Physiol (London), 597, 2925-2947.

3.       Nusser, Z. (2018) Creating diverse synapses from the same molecules. Curr Opn in Neurobiol, 51, 8-15.

4.       Szoboszlay, M., Kirizs, T., & Nusser, Z. (2017) Objective quantification of nanoscale protein distributions. Sci. Rep., 7, 15240.

5.       Éltes, T., Kirizs, T., Nusser, Z. & Holderith, N. (2017) Target cell type-dependent differences in Ca2+ channel function underlie distinct release probabilities at hippocampal glutamatergic terminals. J Neurosci, 37, 1910-1924.

6.       Kerti-Szigeti, K. & Nusser, Z. (2016) Similar GABAA receptor subunit composition in somatic and axon initial segment synapses of hippocampal pyramidal cells. eLife, 5, e18426.

7.       Molnar, G., Rozsa, M., Baka, J., Holderith, N., Barzo, P., Nusser, Z., & Tamas, G. (2016) Human pyramidal to interneuron synapses are mediated by multi-vesicular release and multiple docked vesicles. eLife, 5, e18167.

8.       Rothman, J. S., Kocsis, L., Hercog, E., Nusser, Z., & Silver, R. A. (2016) Physical determinants of vesicle mobility and supply at a central synapse. eLife, 5, e15133.

9.       Eyre, M. D. & Nusser, Z. (2016) Only a minority of inhibitory inputs to cerebellar Golgi cells originates from local GABAergic cells. eNeuro, 3, e0055-16.

10.    Szoboszlay M., Lorincz, A., Lanore, F., Vervaeke, K., Silver, R. A. & Nusser, Z. (2016) Functional properties of dendritic gap junctions in cerebellar Golgi cells. Neuron, 90, 1043-1056.

11.    Lenkey, N., Kirizs, T., Holderith, N., Mate, Z., Szabo, G., Vizi, E. S., Hajos, N. & Nusser, Z. (2015) Tonic endocannabinoid-mediated modulation of GABA release is independent of the CB1 content of axon terminals. Nature Comm, 20, 6557-60

12.    Kerti-Szigeti, K., Nusser, Z. & Eyre, M.D. (2014) Synaptic GABAA receptor clustering without the γ2 subunit. J Neurosci, 34, 10219-10233.

13.    Billings G., Piasini, E., Lorincz, A., Nusser, Z. & Silver R. A. (2014) Network structure within the cerebellar input layer enables lossless sparse encoding, Neuron, 83, 960-974.

14.    Otsu, Y., Marcaggi, P., Feltz, A., Isope, P., Kollo, M., Nusser, Z., Mathieu, B., Kano, M., Tsujita, M., Sakimura, K., & Dieudonne, S. (2014) Activity-dependent gating of calcium spikes by A-type K+ channels controls climbing fiber signaling in Purkinje cell dendrites, Neuron, 84, 137-151.

15.    Szabó, G. G., Lenkey, N., Holderith, N., Andrási, T., Nusser, Z. & Hájos, N. (2014) Presynaptic calcium channel inhibition underlies CB1 cannabinoid receptor-mediated suppression of GABA release, J Neurosci, 34, 7958-7963.

16.    Kirizs, T., Kerti-Szigeti, K., Lorincz, A., & Nusser, Z. (2014) Distinct axo-somato-dendritic distributions of three potassium channels in CA1 hippocampal pyramidal cells. Eur J Neurosci, 39, 1771-1783.

17.    Nusser, Z. (2012). Differential subcellular distribution of ion channels and the diversity of neuronal function. Curr Opin in Neurobiol, 22, 366-371.

18.    Holderith, N., Lorincz, A., Katona, G., Rózsa, B., Kulik, A., Watanabe, M.  & Nusser, Z. (2012), Release probability of hippocampal glutamatergic terminals scales with the size of the active zone, Nature Neurosci, 15, 988-997.

19.    Vervaeke, K., Lorincz, A., Nusser, Z. & Silver, R. A (2012) Gap Junctions compensate for sub-linear dendritic integration in an inhibitory network. Science, 335, 1624-1628.

20.    Eyre, M.D., Renzi, M., Farrant, M. & Nusser, Z. (2012) Setting the time course of inhibitory synaptic currents by mixing multiple GABAAR α subunit isoforms. J Neurosci, 32, 5853-5867.

21.    Sumegi, M., Fukazawa, Y., Matsui, K., Lorincz, A., Eyre, M.D., Nusser, Z., & Shigemoto, R. (2012) Virus-mediated swapping of zolpidem-insensitive with zolpidem-sensitive GABAA receptors in cortical pyramidal cells. J Physiol (London), 590, 1517-1534.

22.    Kerti, K., Lorincz, A., and Nusser, Z. (2012). Unique somato-dendritic distribution pattern of Kv4.2 channels on hippocampal CA1 pyramidal cells. Eur J Neurosci, 35, 66-75.

23.    Vervaeke, K., Lorincz, A., Gleeson, P., Farinella, M., Nusser, Z. & Silver, R. A (2010) Rapid desynchronization of an electrically coupled interneuron network with sparse excitatory synaptic input. Neuron, 67, 435-451.

24.    Lorincz, A. & Nusser, Z. (2010) Molecular identity of dendritic voltage-gated sodium channels. Science, 328, 906-909.

25.    Eyre, M.D., Kerti, K. & Nusser, Z. (2009) Molecular diversity of deep short-axon cells of the rat main olfactory bulb. Eur J Neurosci, 29, 1397-1407.

26.    Nusser, Z. (2009) Variability in the subcellular distribution of ion channels increases neuronal diversity. Trends in Neurosci, 32, 267-274.

27.    Watt, A.J., Cuntz, H., Mori, M., Nusser, Z., Sjostrom, P.J. & Hausser, M. (2009) Traveling waves in the developing cerebellar cortex mediated by directed synaptic connections between Purkinje cells. Nature Neurosci, 12, 463-473.

28.    Lorincz, A. & Nusser, Z. (2008) Cell type-dependent molecular composition of the axon initial segment. J Neurosci 28, 14329-14340.

29.    Lorincz, A. & Nusser, Z. (2008) Specificity of immunoreactions: The importance of testing specificity in each method. J Neurosci 28, 9083-9086.

30.    Eyre, M.D., Antal M. & Nusser, Z. (2008) Distinct deep short-axon cell subtypes of the main olfactory bulb provide novel intrabulbar and extrabulbar GABAergic connections. J Neurosci 28, 8217-8229.

31.    Kollo, M., Holderith, N.B., Antal, M. & Nusser, Z. (2008) Unique clustering of A-type potassium channels on different cell types of the main olfactory bulb. Eur J Neurosci 27, 1686-1699.

32.    Biro, A. A., Holderith, N.B. & Nusser, Z. (2006) Release probability-dependent scaling of the postsynaptic responses at single hippocampal GABAergic synapses.  J Neurosci 26, 12487-12496.

33.    Antal, M., Eyre, M., Finklea, B. & Nusser, Z. (2006) External tufted cells in the main olfactory bulb form two distinct subpopulations Eur J Neurosci, 24, 1124-1136.

34.    Kollo, M., Holderith, N.B. & Nusser, Z. (2006) Novel subcellular distribution pattern of A-type K+ channels on neuronal surface J Neurosci, 26, 2684-2691.

35.    Cathala, L., Holderith, N.B., Nusser, Z., DiGregorio, D. A. & Cull-Candy, S. G. (2005) Changes in synaptic structure underlie the developmental speeding of AMPA receptor-mediated EPSCs. Nat Neurosci, 8, 1310-1318.

36.    Biro, A.A. & Nusser, Z. (2005) Synapse-independence breaks down during highly synchronous network activity in the rat hippocampus. Eur J Neurosci, 22, 1257-1262.

37.    Farrant, M., & Nusser, Z. (2005) Variations on an inhibitory theme: phasic and tonic activation of GABAA receptors. Nat Rev Neurosci, 6, 215-229.

38.    Biro, A.A., Holderith, N.B. & Nusser, Z. (2005) Quantal size is independent of the release probability at hippocampal excitatory synapses. J Neurosci 25, 223-232.

39.    Losonczy, A., Biro, A.A., & Nusser, Z. (2004) Persistently active cannabinoid receptors mute a sub-population of hippocampal interneurons. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA, 101, 1362-1367.

40.    Holderith, N.B., Shigemoto, R. & Nusser, Z. (2003) Cell type-dependent expression of HCN1 in the main olfactory bulb. Eur J Neurosci, 18, 344-354.

41.    Losonczy, A., Somogyi, P. & Nusser, Z. (2003) Reduction of excitatory postsynaptic responses by persistently active metabotropic glutamate receptors in the hippocampus. J Neurophysiol, 89, 1910-1919.

42.    Lőrincz, A., Notomi, T., Tamás, G., Shigemoto, R. & Nusser, Z. (2002) Polarized and compartment-dependent distribution of the hyperpolarization-activated channel HCN1 in pyramidal cell dendrites. Nature Neurosci, 5, 1185-1193.

43.    Nusser, Z. (2002) Release-independent short-term facilitation at GABAergic synapses in the olfactory bulb. Neuropharmacology, 43, 573-583.

44.    DiGregorio, D.A., Nusser, Z. & Silver, R.A. (2002)  Spillover of glutamate onto synaptic AMPA receptors enhances fast transmission at a cerebellar synapse.  Neuron, 35, 521-533.

45.    Losonczy, A, Zhang, L., Shigemoto, R. Somogyi, P. & Nusser, Z. (2002) Cell type dependence and variability in the short-term plasticity of EPSCs in identified mouse hippocampal interneurones.  J Physiol (London), 542, 193-210.

46.    Nusser, Z. & Mody, I. (2002) Selective modulation of tonic and phasic inhibitions in dentate gyrus granule cells. J Neurophysiol, 87, 2624-2628.

47.    Nusser, Z., Kay, L. M., Laurent, G., Homanics, G.E., & Mody, I. (2001). Disruption of GABAA receptors on GABAergic interneurons leads to increased oscillatory power in the olfactory bulb network. J Neurophysiol, 86: 2823-2833.

48.    Tretter, V., Hauer, B., Nusser, Z., Mihalek, R. M., Hoger, H., Homanics, G. E., Somogyi, P., & Sieghart, W. (2001). Targeted disruption of the GABAA receptor d subunit gene leads to an up-regulation of g2 subunit-containing receptors in cerebellar granule cells. J Biol Chem, 276, 10532-10538.

49.    Soltesz, I., & Nusser, Z. (2001). Background inhibition to the fore. Nature, 409, 24-26.

50.    Nusser, Z., Naylor, D., & Mody, I. (2001). Synapse-specific contribution of the variation of transmitter concentration to the decay of inhibitory synaptic currents. Biophys J, 80, 1251-1261.

51.    Nusser, Z. (2000). AMPA and NMDA receptors: Similarities and differences in their synaptic distribution. Curr Opin Neurobiol, 10, 337-341.

52.    Hájos, N., Nusser, Z., Rancz, E. A., Freund, T. F., & Mody, I. (2000). Cell type- and synapse-specific variability in synaptic GABAA receptor occupancy. Eur J Neurosci, 12, 810-818.

53.    Nusser, Z., Sieghart, W., & Mody, I. (1999). Differential regulation of synaptic GABAA receptors by cAMP-dependent protein kinase in mouse cerebellar and olfactory bulb neurones. J Physiol (London), 521, 421-435.

54.    Nusser, Z., Ahmad, Z., Tretter, V., Fuchs, K., Wisden, W., Sieghart, W. & Somogyi, P. (1999) Alterations in the expression of GABAA receptor subunits in cerebellar granule cells after the disruption of the a6 subunit gene. Eur J Neurosci, 11, 1685-1697.

55.    Nusser, Z. (1999) A new approach to estimate the number, density and variability of receptors at central synapses. Eur J Neurosci, 11, 745-752.

56.    Nusser, Z., Lujan, R., Laube, G., Roberts, J. D. B., Molnar, E. & Somogyi, P. (1998) Cell type and pathway dependence of synaptic AMPA receptor number and variability in the hippocampus. Neuron, 21, 545-559.

57.    Nusser, Z., Hajos, N., Somogyi, P. & Mody, I. (1998) Increased number of synaptic GABAA receptors underlies potentiation at hippocampal inhibitory synapses. Nature, 395, 172-177.

58.    Nusser, Z., Sieghart, W. & Somogyi, P. (1998) Segregation of different GABAA receptors to synaptic and extrasynaptic membranes of cerebellar granule cells. J Neurosci, 18, 1693-1703.

59.    Nusser, Z., Cull-Candy, S. G. & Farrant, M. (1997) Differences in synaptic GABAA receptor number underlie variation in GABA mini amplitude. Neuron, 19, 697-709.

60.    Jones, A., Korpi, E. R., McKernan, R. M., Pelz, R., Nusser, Z., Makela, R., Mellor, J. R., Pollard, S., Bahn, S., Stephenson, F. A., Randall, A. D., Sieghart, W., Somogyi, P., Smith, A. J. H. & Wisden, W. (1997) Ligand-gated ion channel subunit partnership: GABAA receptor a6 subunit gene inactivation inhibits d subunit expression. J Neurosci, 15, 1350-1362.

61.    Nusser, Z., Sieghart, W., Benke, D., Fritschy, J.-M. & Somogyi, P. (1996) Differential synaptic targeting of two major g-aminobutyric acid type A receptor a subunits on hippocampal pyramidal cells. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA, 93, 11939-11944.

62.    Shigemoto, R., Kulik, A., Roberts, J.D.B., Ohishi, H., Nusser, Z., Kaneko, T. & Somogyi, P. (1996) Target-cell-specific concentration of a metabotropic glutamate receptor in the presynaptic active zone. Nature, 381, 523-525.

63.    Lujan, R., Nusser, Z., Roberts, J. D. B., Shigemoto, R. and Somogyi, P. (1996) Perisynaptic location of metabotropic glutamate receptors mGluR1 and mGluR5 on dendrites and dendritic spines in the hippocampus. Eur J Neurosci, 8, 1488-1500.

64.    Nusser, Z., Sieghart, W., Stephenson, F. A. & Somogyi, P. (1996) The a6 subunit of the GABAA receptor is concentrated in both inhibitory and excitatory synapses on cerebellar granule cells. J Neurosci, 16, 103-114.

65.    Baude, A., Nusser, Z., Molnar, E., McIlhinney, R.A.J. & Somogyi, P. (1995) High-resolution immunogold localization of AMPA type glutamate receptor subunits at synaptic and non-synaptic sites in rat hippocampus. Neuroscience, 69, 1031-1055.

66.    Nusser, Z., Roberts, J.D.B., Baude, A., Richards, J.G., Sieghart, W. & Somogyi, P. (1995) Immunocytochemical localization of the a1 and b2/3 subunits of the GABAA receptor in relation to specific GABAergic synapses in the dentate gyrus. Eur J Neurosci, 7, 630-646.

67.    Nusser, Z., Roberts, J.D.B., Baude, A., Richards, J.G. & Somogyi, P. (1995) Relative densities of synaptic and extrasynaptic GABAA receptors on cerebellar granule cells as determined by a quantitative immunogold method. J Neurosci, 15, 2948-2960.

68.    Nusser, Z., Mulvihill, E., Streit, P. & Somogyi, P. (1994) Subsynaptic segregation of metabotropic and ionotropic glutamate receptors as revealed by immunogold localization. Neuroscience, 61, 421-427.

69.    Molnar, E., McIlhinney, R.A.J., Baude, A., Nusser, Z. & Somogyi, P. (1994) Membrane topology of the GluR1 glutamate receptor subunit: epitope mapping by site-directed antipeptide antibodies. J Neurochem, 63, 683-693.

70.    Baude, A., Nusser, Z., Roberts, J.D.B., Mulvihill, E., McIlhinney, R.A.J. & Somogyi, P. (1993) The metabotropic glutamate receptor (mGluR1a) is concentrated at perisynaptic membrane of neuronal subpopulations as detected by immunogold reaction. Neuron, 11, 771-787.


Book chapters:

1.     Nusser, Z. (2007) Subcellular distribution of neurotransmitter receptors and voltage-gated ion channels. In Dendrites. 2nd edition, Stuart, G., Spruston, N., and Hausser, M. (eds), Oxford University Press, Oxford, 155-183.

2.     Nusser, Z. (1999) Subcellular distribution of amino acid neurotransmitter receptors and voltage-gated channels. In Dendrites. Stuart, G., Spruston, N., and Hausser, M. (eds), Oxford University Press, Oxford, 85-113.

3.     Nusser, Z. and Shigemoto, R. (1998) Input- and output-specific segregation of amino acid neurotransmitter receptors on the surface of central neurones. In Excitatory Amino Acids: From Genes to Therapies. Turski L. et al. (eds) Ernst Schering Res. Found. Workshop, Vol. 23, Springer, Berlin, 187-205.

4.     Somogyi, P., Nusser, Z., Roberts, J. D. B and Lujan, R. (1998) Precision and variability in the placement of pre- and postsynaptic receptors in relation to neurotransmitter release sites. In Quantal Transmission in the Central Nervous System. Faber, D. et al. (eds.) Human Frontier Science Program Workshop IV, 4, 82-93.

5.     Nusser, Z. and  Somogyi, P. (1997) Compartmentalised distribution of GABAA and glutamate receptors in relation to transmitter release sites on the surface of cerebellar neurones. In The Cerebellum: From Function to Control. de Zeeuw, C. I., Strata, P. and  Voogd, J. (eds.), Progress in Brain Res. Vol. 114, Elsevier Science Publ., pp. 109-127.