N Ulfig

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Affiliation: University of Rostock
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Transient architectonic features in the basolateral amygdala of the human fetal brain
    N Ulfig
    Neuroembryonic Research Laboratory, Department of Anatomy, University of Rostock, Germany
    Acta Anat (Basel) 163:99-112. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of fetal hydrocephalus on the distribution patterns of calcium-binding proteins in the human occipital cortex
    N Ulfig
    Neuroembryonic Research Laboratory, Department of Anatomy, University of Rostock, Germany
    Pediatr Neurosurg 34:20-32. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Expression of a kinase anchoring protein 79 and synaptophysin in the developing human red nucleus
    N Ulfig
    Department of Anatomy, Neuroembryonic Research Laboratory, University of Rostock, Germany
    Neurosignals 11:95-102. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Ganglionic eminence of the human fetal brain--new vistas
    Norbert Ulfig
    Neuroembryonic Research Laboratory, Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    Anat Rec 267:191-5. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Calcium-binding proteins in the human developing brain
    N Ulfig
    Institut für Anatomie der Universität Rostock, Gertrudenstr 9, 18057 Rostock, Germany
    Adv Anat Embryol Cell Biol 165:III-IX, 1-92. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint The ganglionic eminence--a putative intermediate target of amygdaloid connections
    Norbert Ulfig
    RG Neuroembryology, Department of Anatomy, University of Rostock, Gertrudenstr 9, D 18055 Rostock, Germany
    Brain Res Dev Brain Res 139:313-8. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Ontogeny of the human amygdala
    Norbert Ulfig
    RG Neuroembryology, Department of Anatomy, University of Rostock, D 18055 Rostock, Germany
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 985:22-33. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Brain macrophages and microglia in human fetal hydrocephalus
    Norbert Ulfig
    Neuroembryonic Research Laboratory, Institute of Anatomy, University of Rostock, Gertrudenstrasse 9, D 18055 Rostock, Germany
    Brain Dev 26:307-15. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Expression of connexin 26 in the ganglionic eminence of preterm infants after bleedings
    Norbert Ulfig
    Neuroembryonic Research Laboratory, Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Rostock, Gertrudenstr 9, D 18055 Rostock, Germany
    Neurosci Res 50:125-8. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Expression patterns of PSA-NCAM in the human ganglionic eminence and its vicinity: role of PSA-NCAM in neuronal migration and axonal growth?
    Norbert Ulfig
    Neuroembryonic Research Laboratory, Department of Anatomy, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    Cells Tissues Organs 177:229-36. 2004

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  1. ncbi request reprint Transient architectonic features in the basolateral amygdala of the human fetal brain
    N Ulfig
    Neuroembryonic Research Laboratory, Department of Anatomy, University of Rostock, Germany
    Acta Anat (Basel) 163:99-112. 1998
    ..A comparison of Nissl and vimentin preparations reveals that transient architectonic characteristics as visible in relatively thick Nissl sections may be correlated with migrational routes...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of fetal hydrocephalus on the distribution patterns of calcium-binding proteins in the human occipital cortex
    N Ulfig
    Neuroembryonic Research Laboratory, Department of Anatomy, University of Rostock, Germany
    Pediatr Neurosurg 34:20-32. 2001
    ..On the whole, these neuronal alterations may account for residual deficits observed after shunting...
  3. ncbi request reprint Expression of a kinase anchoring protein 79 and synaptophysin in the developing human red nucleus
    N Ulfig
    Department of Anatomy, Neuroembryonic Research Laboratory, University of Rostock, Germany
    Neurosignals 11:95-102. 2002
    ..Our observations are mainly in line with connectivity data regarding the red nucleus...
  4. ncbi request reprint Ganglionic eminence of the human fetal brain--new vistas
    Norbert Ulfig
    Neuroembryonic Research Laboratory, Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    Anat Rec 267:191-5. 2002
    ..The consequences of such bleedings are discussed in view of cellular responses, such as the induction of leukemia inhibitory factor (LIF) expression in GE cells after hemorrhage...
  5. ncbi request reprint Calcium-binding proteins in the human developing brain
    N Ulfig
    Institut für Anatomie der Universität Rostock, Gertrudenstr 9, 18057 Rostock, Germany
    Adv Anat Embryol Cell Biol 165:III-IX, 1-92. 2002
    ..The transient structures are sites of predilection for alteration caused by hypoxia-ischemia, hemorrhage, or hydrocephalus...
  6. ncbi request reprint The ganglionic eminence--a putative intermediate target of amygdaloid connections
    Norbert Ulfig
    RG Neuroembryology, Department of Anatomy, University of Rostock, Gertrudenstr 9, D 18055 Rostock, Germany
    Brain Res Dev Brain Res 139:313-8. 2002
    ..These results provide the first evidence that the marginal zone of the inferior ganglionic eminence is likely to constitute an intermediate target for growing axons which belong the amygdaloid projection to the entorhinal cortex...
  7. ncbi request reprint Ontogeny of the human amygdala
    Norbert Ulfig
    RG Neuroembryology, Department of Anatomy, University of Rostock, D 18055 Rostock, Germany
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 985:22-33. 2003
    ..The aforementioned results provide a basis for investigations on subtle changes in pathologically altered material, such as hemorrhage, in the ganglionic eminence of preterm infants...
  8. ncbi request reprint Brain macrophages and microglia in human fetal hydrocephalus
    Norbert Ulfig
    Neuroembryonic Research Laboratory, Institute of Anatomy, University of Rostock, Gertrudenstrasse 9, D 18055 Rostock, Germany
    Brain Dev 26:307-15. 2004
    ..The macrophage response detected at the ependymal lining of the ventricles and within the periventricular area in hydrocephalus may be related both to the severity of hydrocephalus and the age of the fetus...
  9. ncbi request reprint Expression of connexin 26 in the ganglionic eminence of preterm infants after bleedings
    Norbert Ulfig
    Neuroembryonic Research Laboratory, Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Rostock, Gertrudenstr 9, D 18055 Rostock, Germany
    Neurosci Res 50:125-8. 2004
    ..In controls, no positive cells are present. It is discussed that an increase of gap junctional communication may result in spreading of the primary injury...
  10. ncbi request reprint Expression patterns of PSA-NCAM in the human ganglionic eminence and its vicinity: role of PSA-NCAM in neuronal migration and axonal growth?
    Norbert Ulfig
    Neuroembryonic Research Laboratory, Department of Anatomy, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    Cells Tissues Organs 177:229-36. 2004
    ..Our results suggest a close relationship between PSA-NCAM expression and neuronal migration (over short distances) and transitory axonal projections (target recognition and axonal fasciculation) in the region of the GE...
  11. ncbi request reprint Expression of ARVCF in the human ganglionic eminence during fetal development
    Norbert Ulfig
    Neuroembryonic Research Laboratory, Department of Anatomy, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    Dev Neurosci 26:38-44. 2004
    ..Our results implicate a very close association of ARVCF with migrating neurons from the GE...
  12. ncbi request reprint Evidence for the presence of the sphingosine-1-phosphate receptor Edg-8 in human radial glial fibers
    Norbert Ulfig
    Department of Anatomy, Neuroembryonic Research Laboratory, University of Rostock, Gertrudenstrasse 9, D 18055 Rostock, Germany
    Acta Histochem 106:373-8. 2004
    ..The findings indicate that sphingosine-1-phosphate may play a regulatory role in the transformation of radial glial cells into astrocytes and may affect proliferative activity of these cells...
  13. ncbi request reprint Development-related expression of AKAP79 in the striatal compartments of the human brain
    N Ulfig
    Neuroembryonic Research Laboratory, Department of Anatomy, University of Rostock, Germany
    Cells Tissues Organs 168:319-29. 2001
    ..This discrepancy might indicate that a subpopulation of matrix neurons may, despite dopaminergic input, not express AKAP79...
  14. ncbi request reprint Differential expression of calcium-binding proteins in the red nucleus of the developing and adult human brain
    N Ulfig
    Department of Anatomy, University of Rostock, Germany
    Anat Embryol (Berl) 203:95-108. 2001
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  15. ncbi request reprint Transient features of the thalamic reticular nucleus in the human foetal brain
    N Ulfig
    Department of Anatomy, Neuroembryonic Research Laboratory, University of Rostock, Germany
    Eur J Neurosci 10:3773-84. 1998
    ..Moreover, the RN may serve as an intermediate target for growing axons which are sorted and directed towards different final targets...
  16. ncbi request reprint Immunolabelling of spliceosomes in sections and cultured astrocytes of human fetal brain tissue
    N Ulfig
    Department of Anatomy, University of Rostock, Germany
    Brain Dev 21:51-8. 1999
    ..The in vitro finding indicates that anti-SC35 may well be used as a tool to study possible alterations of the speckles after, for instance, application of growth factors...
  17. ncbi request reprint Alterations in the organization of the isocortical layer I in trisomy 22
    N Ulfig
    Department of Anatomy, University of Rostock, Germany
    Neurosci Res 33:119-25. 1999
    ..In trisomy 22 the isocortical layer I reveals malpositioned axonal plexus and a corresponding displacement of synaptic proteins. The possible significance of this alteration in the developmental process of the isocortex is discussed...
  18. ncbi request reprint Expression of a kinase anchoring protein 79 in the human fetal amygdala
    N Ulfig
    Neuroembryonic Research Laboratory, Department of Anatomy, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    Microsc Res Tech 46:48-52. 1999
    ..The widespread distribution of AKAP79 indicates its possible role in various amygdaloid circuitries; thus, AKAP79 does not seem to be restricted to definite functional systems in the 8th month...
  19. ncbi request reprint Interleukin-6 receptor is highly expressed in the ganglionic eminence of the human fetal brain
    N Ulfig
    Neuroembryonic Research Laboratory, Department of Anatomy, University of Rostock, Germany
    Biol Neonate 76:320-4. 1999
    ..IL-6 may activate the immature IL-6R-positive cells to secrete a protease which is likely to be involved in GE involution and, perhaps, in the development of hemorrhage frequently occurring in the GE of premature infants...
  20. ncbi request reprint Changing distribution patterns of synaptophysin-immunoreactive structures in the human dorsal striatum of the fetal brain
    N Ulfig
    Neuroembryonic Research Laboratory, Department of Anatomy, University of Rostock, D 18055 Rostock, Federal Republic of Germany
    Anat Rec 258:198-209. 2000
    ..The changeover from patchy to homogeneous SYN immunolabelling takes place distinctly earlier than changes in the distribution of other neuroactive substances described before...
  21. ncbi request reprint Differential activation of mononuclear phagocytes in cerebellar malformation associated with Walker-Warburg syndrome
    Norbert Ulfig
    Neuroembryonic Research Laboratory, Institute of Anatomy, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    Neuropathology 28:333-40. 2008
    ..In this case report, we present evidence for focal and differential activation of mononuclear phagocytes specifically confined to the dysplastic cerebellum of an infant at 5 months of age, diagnosed with WWS...
  22. ncbi request reprint Transient structures of the human fetal brain: subplate, thalamic reticular complex, ganglionic eminence
    N Ulfig
    Department of Anatomy, University of Rostock, Germany
    Histol Histopathol 15:771-90. 2000
    ..The characteristics of the three transient structures are particularly relevant for developmental neuropathology as these structures may be damaged in disorders that preferentially occur in preterm infants...
  23. ncbi request reprint Transient expression of synaptogyrin in the ganglionic eminence of the human fetal brain
    N Ulfig
    Department of Anatomy, University of Rostock, Germany
    Ann Anat 182:505-8. 2000
    ..The synaptogyrin-immunoreactive GE-cells may form an early corticopedal connection which provides a scaffold for outgrowing cortical axons...
  24. ncbi request reprint Expression of leukemia inhibitory factor in the ganglionic eminence of the human fetal brain after bleedings
    N Ulfig
    Neuroembryonic Research Laboratory, Department of Anatomy, University of Rostock, Gertrudenstrasse 9, D 18055 Rostock, Germany
    Neurosci Lett 299:153-5. 2001
    ..The expression of LIF in cases with bleedings may interfere with normal developmental processes taking place within the ganglionic eminence...
  25. ncbi request reprint Expression of MAP1a and MAP1b in the ganglionic eminence and the internal capsule of the human fetal brain
    N Ulfig
    Neuroembryonic Research Laboratory, Department of Anatomy, University of Rostock, Gertrudenstr 9, D 18055 Rostock, Germany
    Neurosci Res 38:397-405. 2000
    ..The short MAP1b fiber bundles found in the IC are in accordance with cell culture experiments showing that MAP1b is concentrated in distal parts of outgrowing axons...
  26. ncbi request reprint Distribution of GAP-43-immunoreactive structures in the human fetal amygdala
    N Ulfig
    Department of Anatomy, University of Rostock, Germany
    Eur J Histochem 43:19-28. 1999
    ..In general, anti-GAP-43 has been shown to be an appropriate tool to investigate axonal growth and synaptogenesis in the developing human brain...
  27. ncbi request reprint Expression of calbindin and calretinin in the human ganglionic eminence
    N Ulfig
    Department of Anatomy, Neuroembryonic Research Laboratory, University of Rostock, Gertrudenstr. 9, 18055 Rostock, Germany
    Pediatr Neurol 24:357-60. 2001
    ..The findings are discussed with regard to central nervous system complications in preterm infants involving the ganglionic eminence...
  28. ncbi request reprint Anomalous alterations affecting microglia in the central nervous system of a fetus at 12 weeks of gestation: case report
    Payam Rezaie
    Neuroembryonic Research Laboratory, Institute of Anatomy, University of Rostock, Gertrudenstrasse 9, 18055 Rostock, Germany
    Acta Neuropathol 107:176-80. 2004
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Nitric oxide donor sodium nitroprusside dilates rat small arteries by activation of inward rectifier potassium channels
    Rudolf Schubert
    Institute of Physiology, University Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    Hypertension 43:891-6. 2004
    ..3 and 2.4, were found. However, only K(IR) 2.1 antibodies immunostained the tunica media of the vessel. These data suggest that vascular smooth muscle K(IR) 2.1 channels are involved in the SNP-induced dilation of rat-tail small arteries...
  30. ncbi request reprint Neuronal vacuolation in the basal nucleus of meynert caused by fetal hydrocephalus
    Norbert Ulfig
    Neuroembryonic Research Laboratory, Department of Anatomy, University of Rostock, Gertrudenstrasse 9, D 18055 Rostock, Germany
    Pediatr Neurosurg 36:320-3. 2002
    ..The neuronal alterations in the basal nucleus may account at least in part for residual deficits observed after shunt placement...
  31. ncbi request reprint Volume, neuron density and total neuron number in five subcortical regions in schizophrenia
    Pawel Kreczmanski
    Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, Division of Cellular Neuroscience, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Brain 130:678-92. 2007
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint SMN, the product of the spinal muscular atrophy-determining gene, is expressed widely but selectively in the developing human forebrain
    Michael Briese
    MRC Functional Genetics Unit, Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics, Le Gros Clark Building, University of Oxford, Oxford OX1 3QX, United Kingdom
    J Comp Neurol 497:808-16. 2006
    ..These findings provide an anatomical basis for future investigations of SMN functions during brain development and for the neuropathological characterization of severe SMA cases...
  33. ncbi request reprint Microglia in the cerebral wall of the human telencephalon at second trimester
    Payam Rezaie
    Department of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, The Open University, Walton Hall, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA, UK
    Cereb Cortex 15:938-49. 2005
    ..These findings are discussed in relation to developmental events that take place during the second trimester within the wall of the telencephalon...
  34. ncbi request reprint Detection of hypothetical proteins in human fetal perireticular nucleus
    Felix Hepner
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    J Proteome Res 4:2379-85. 2005
    ..The existence of formerly HP proteins in the PN of human fetal brain is shown, thus extending knowledge of the brain proteome and proposing the method used as a suitable analytical tool for searching HP...
  35. ncbi request reprint Mean cell spacing abnormalities in the neocortex of patients with schizophrenia
    Manuel F Casanova
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Louisville, 500 South Preston Street, A Building, Room 217, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Psychiatry Res 133:1-12. 2005
    ..The lack of variation in the columnarity index argues in favor of a defect postdating the formation of the cell minicolumn...
  36. ncbi request reprint Fetal and early post-natal development of the human spleen: from primordial arterial B cell lobules to a non-segmented organ
    Birte Steiniger
    Institute of Anatomy and Cell Biology, University of Marburg, Robert Koch Str 8, 35037, Marburg, Germany
    Histochem Cell Biol 128:205-15. 2007
    ..CCL21, on the contrary, was only demonstrated in fibroblast-like cells supporting T cell clusters from stage II onwards...
  37. ncbi request reprint Hypothesis on the delayed occurrence of diplegia in infants with periventricular leukomalacia
    Norbert Ulfig
    Brain Dev 24:787. 2002