PatriziAnnarita Patrizi
Neuronal Signaling and Morphogenesis Laboratory
German Cancer Research Center
Im Neuenheimer Feld 581
69120 Heidelberg

 

Phone:  +49 6221 42-1551
Fax:  +49 6221 42-1559
eMail:  a.patrizi@dkfz-heidelberg.de
Website:  www.patrizineurosciencelab.org

 


Research Summary

Neuronal development and maturation rely on extrinsic and intrinsic cues to optimally guide neuronal identity and maintenance. Extrinsic signals arise mainly from cerebrospinal fluids that are produced by the choroid plexus, a specialized epithelial layer located in each ventricle in the brain. Our group focuses on the unbiased identification of choroid plexus-secreted instructive signals that exert an endocrine-like effect on cortical cells, governing their maturation in normal and disease conditions.

 

Structure of the Group

Group Leader:  Annarita Patrizi
   
Postdoctoral fellows:  Jasmin Agarwal
PhD students:  –
Technicians:  Gordon Haltenhof
Editor: Email
Latest Revision: 2018-01-11
zum Seitenanfang/up