ZFIN ID: ZDB-LAB-990120-1
Baier Lab
PI/Director: Baier, Herwig
Contact Person: Cerny, Annegret
Email: hbaier@neuro.mpg.de
URL: http://www.neuro.mpg.de/baier
Address: Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology Department Genes –- Circuits -– Behavior Am Klopferspitz 18 82152 Martinsried near Munich Germany
Country: Germany
Phone: 011-49-8578-3200
Fax: 011-49-8578-3240
Line Designation: mpn

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We are interested in the relationship between genes, neural circuits, and behavior.

Visual system
•Retina and tectum
•Spinal and reticulospinal circuits
•Neuronal cell-type diversity
•Synaptic specificity
•Prey capture
Optomotor and optokinetic behavior
•Segregation of visual pathways
•Synaptic homeostasis
•Light adaptation
Neuro-psychiatric disorders
•Screening, mapping, and cloning of mutations
•Bioinformatics; conserved non-coding elements
•GAL4/UAS enhancer/gene trapping
•Optical imaging; optophysiology with genetically encoded indicators
•Optogenetic and pharmacogenetic manipulations of neuronal function
•Channelrhodopsin; halorhodopsin; archaeorhodopsin; LiGluR; GluCl

Barker, Alison Post-Doc Fernandes, Miguel Post-Doc Filosa, Alessandro Post-Doc
Foerster, Dominique Post-Doc Kubo, Fumi Post-Doc Kunst, Michael Post-Doc
Larsch, Johannes Post-Doc Robles, Estuardo Post-Doc Semmelhack, Julie Post-Doc
del Maschio, Marco Post-Doc Burgstaller, Jessica Graduate Student Helmbrecht, Thomas Graduate Student
Kramer, Anna Graduate Student Kölsch, Yvonne Graduate Student Mearns, Duncan Graduate Student
Wu, Yunmin Graduate Student Yashina, Ksenia Graduate Student Donovan, Joseph Research Staff
Finger-Baier, Karin Research Staff Kühn, Enrico Research Staff Laurell, Eva Research Staff
Slanchev, Krasimir Research Staff Arnold-Ammer, Irene Technical Staff Cerny, Annegret Administrative Staff

Förster, D., Arnold-Ammer, I., Laurell, E., Barker, A.J., Fernandes, A.M., Finger-Baier, K., Filosa, A., Helmbrecht, T.O., Kölsch, Y., Kühn, E., Robles, E., Slanchev, K., Thiele, T.R., Baier, H., Kubo, F. (2017) Genetic targeting and anatomical registration of neuronal populations in the zebrafish brain with a new set of BAC transgenic tools. Scientific Reports. 7:5230
Amorim, J., Fernandes, M., Vasconcelos, V., Oliva Teles, L. (2017) Evaluation of the sensitivity spectrum of a video tracking system with zebrafish (Danio rerio) exposed to five different toxicants. Environmental science and pollution research international. 24(19):16086-16096
Dal Maschio, M., Donovan, J.C., Helmbrecht, T.O., Baier, H. (2017) Linking Neurons to Network Function and Behavior by Two-Photon Holographic Optogenetics and Volumetric Imaging. Neuron. 94:774-789.e5
Kuechlin, S., Schoels, M., Slanchev, K., Lassmann, S., Walz, G., Yakulov, T.A. (2017) EpCAM controls morphogenetic programs during zebrafish pronephros development. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 487(2):209-215
Amorim, J., Fernandes, M., Vasconcelos, V., Oliva Teles, L. (2016) Stress test of a biological early warning system with zebrafish (Danio rerio). Ecotoxicology (London, England). 26(1):13-21
Fernandes, M., Amorim, J., Vasconcelos, V., Teles, L.O. (2016) Resilience assessment of a biological early warning system based on the locomotor behavior of zebrafish (Danio rerio). Environmental science and pollution research international. 23(18):18858-68
Richardson, R., Metzger, M., Knyphausen, P., Ramezani, T., Slanchev, K., Kraus, C., Schmelzer, E., Hammerschmidt, M. (2016) Re-epithelialization of cutaneous wounds in adult zebrafish uses a combination of mechanisms at play during wound closure in embryonic and adult mammals. Development (Cambridge, England). 143(12):2077-88
Filosa, A., Barker, A.J., Dal Maschio, M., Baier, H. (2016) Feeding State Modulates Behavioral Choice and Processing of Prey Stimuli in the Zebrafish Tectum. Neuron. 90(3):596-608
Wan, Y., Almeida, A.D., Rulands, S., Chalour, N., Muresan, L., Wu, Y., Simons, B.D., He, J., Harris, W. (2016) The ciliary marginal zone of the zebrafish retina: clonal and time-lapse analysis of a continuously growing tissue. Development (Cambridge, England). 143(7):1099-107
Hoffman, E.J., Turner, K.J., Fernandez, J.M., Cifuentes, D., Ghosh, M., Ijaz, S., Jain, R.A., Kubo, F., Bill, B.R., Baier, H., Granato, M., Barresi, M.J., Wilson, S.W., Rihel, J., State, M.W., Giraldez, A.J. (2016) Estrogens Suppress a Behavioral Phenotype in Zebrafish Mutants of the Autism Risk Gene, CNTNAP2. Neuron. 89(4):725-33
Donovan, J. (2016) Exploring behavioral circuits with holographic optogenetics and network imaging.. Ph.D. Thesis.
Barber, D.M., Schönberger, M., Burgstaller, J., Levitz, J., Weaver, C.D., Isacoff, E.Y., Baier, H., Trauner, D. (2015) Optical control of neuronal activity using a light-operated GIRK channel opener (LOGO). Chemical science. 7:2347-2352
Barker, A.J., Baier, H. (2015) Sensorimotor Decision Making in the Zebrafish Tectum. Current biology : CB. 25:2804-14
Temizer, I., Donovan, J.C., Baier, H., Semmelhack, J.L. (2015) A Visual Pathway for Looming-Evoked Escape in Larval Zebrafish. Current biology : CB. 25(14):1823-34
Auer, T.O., Xiao, T., Bercier, V., Gebhardt, C., Duroure, K., Concordet, J.P., Wyart, C., Suster, M., Kawakami, K., Wittbrodt, J., Baier, H., Del Bene, F. (2015) Deletion of a kinesin I motor unmasks a mechanism of homeostatic branching control by neurotrophin-3. eLIFE. 4
Barker, A. J. (2015) Object size classification and sensorimotor decision making in the larval zebrafish.. Ph.D. Thesis.
Epting, D., Slanchev, K., Boehlke, C., Hoff, S., Loges, N.T., Yasunaga, T., Indorf, L., Nestel, S., Lienkamp, S.S., Omran, H., Kuehn, E.W., Ronneberger, O., Walz, G., Kramer-Zucker, A. (2015) The Rac1 regulator ELMO controls basal body migration and docking in multiciliated cells through interaction with Ezrin. Development (Cambridge, England). 142:174-84
Semmelhack, J.L., Donovan, J.C., Thiele, T.R., Kuehn, E., Laurell, E., Baier, H. (2014) A dedicated visual pathway for prey detection in larval zebrafish. eLIFE. 4:299-307
Schoetz, U., Deliolanis, N.C., Ng, D., Pauli, J., Resch-Genger, U., Kühn, E., Heuer, S., Beisker, W., Köster, R.W., Zitzelsberger, H., Caldwell, R.B. (2014) Usefulness of a Darwinian System in a Biotechnological Application: Evolution of Optical Window Fluorescent Protein Variants under Selective Pressure. PLoS One. 9:e107069
Robles, E., Laurell, E., Baier, H. (2014) The Retinal Projectome Reveals Brain-Area-Specific Visual Representations Generated by Ganglion Cell Diversity. Current biology : CB. 24(18):2085-96
Thiele, T.R., Donovan, J.C., Baier, H. (2014) Descending Control of Swim Posture by a Midbrain Nucleus in Zebrafish. Neuron. 83(3):679-691
Kubo, F., Hablitzel, B., Dal Maschio, M., Driever, W., Baier, H., Arrenberg, A.B. (2014) Functional architecture of an optic flow-responsive area that drives horizontal eye movements in zebrafish. Neuron. 81:1344-59
Gonçalves, P.J., Arrenberg, A.B., Hablitzel, B., Baier, H., Machens, C.K. (2014) Optogenetic perturbations reveal the dynamics of an oculomotor integrator. Frontiers in neural circuits. 8:10
Jia, S., Muto, A., Orisme, W., Henson, H.E., Parupalli, C., Ju, B., Baier, H., and Taylor, M.R. (2014) Zebrafish Cacna1fa is required for cone photoreceptor function and synaptic ribbon formation. Hum. Mol. Genet.. 23(11):2981-94
Skugor, A., Slanchev, K., Torgersen, J.S., Tveiten, H., and Andersen, O. (2013) Conserved Mechanisms for Germ Cell-Specific Localization of nanos3 Transcripts in Teleost Species with Aquaculture Significance. Marine Biotechnology. 16(3):256-64
Muto, A., Taylor, M.R., Suzawa, M., Korenbrot, J.I., and Baier, H. (2013) Glucocorticoid receptor activity regulates light adaptation in the zebrafish retina. Frontiers in neural circuits. 7:145
Kim, Y.H., Epting, D., Slanchev, K., Engel, C., Walz, G., and Kramer-Zucker, A. (2013) A Complex of BBS1 and NPHP7 Is Required for Cilia Motility in Zebrafish. PLoS One. 8(9):e72549
Gebhardt, C., Baier, H., and Bene, F.D. (2013) Direction selectivity in the visual system of the zebrafish larva. Frontiers in neural circuits. 7:111
Barker, A.J., and Baier, H. (2013) SINs and SOMs: neural microcircuits for size tuning in the zebrafish and mouse visual pathway. Frontiers in neural circuits. 7:89
Grisham, R.C., Kindt, K., Finger-Baier, K., Schmid, B., and Nicolson, T. (2013) Mutations in ap1b1 Cause Mistargeting of the Na(+)/K(+)-ATPase Pump in Sensory Hair Cells. PLoS One. 8(4):e60866
Robles, E., Filosa, A., and Baier, H. (2013) Precise lamination of retinal axons generates multiple parallel input pathways in the tectum. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 33(11):5027-5039
Richardson, R., Slanchev, K., Kraus, C., Knyphausen, P., Eming, S., and Hammerschmidt, M. (2013) Adult zebrafish as a model system for cutaneous wound healing research. The Journal of investigative dermatology. 133(6):1655-65
Griffiths, B.B., Schoonheim, P.J., Ziv, L., Voelker, L., Baier, H., and Gahtan, E. (2012) A zebrafish model of glucocorticoid resistance shows serotonergic modulation of the stress response. Frontiers in behavioral neuroscience. 6:68
Akerboom, J., Chen, T.W., Wardill, T.J., Tian, L., Marvin, J.S., Mutlu, S., Calderón, N.C., Esposti, F., Borghuis, B.G., Sun, X.R., Gordus, A., Orger, M.B., Portugues, R., Engert, F., Macklin, J.J., Filosa, A., Aggarwal, A., Kerr, R.A., Takagi, R., Kracun, S., Shigetomi, E., Khakh, B.S., Baier, H., Lagnado, L., Wang, S.S., Bargmann, C.I., Kimmel, B.E., Jayaraman, V., Svoboda, K., Kim, D.S., Schreiter, E.R., and Looger, L.L. (2012) Optimization of a GCaMP Calcium Indicator for Neural Activity Imaging. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 32(40):13819-13840
Robles, E., and Baier, H. (2012) Assembly of synaptic laminae by axon guidance molecules. Current opinion in neurobiology. 22(5):799-804
Ziv, L., Muto, A., Schoonheim, P.J., Meijsing, S.H., Strasser, D., Ingraham, H.A., Schaaf, M.J., Yamamoto, K.R., and Baier, H. (2012) An affective disorder in zebrafish with mutation of the glucocorticoid receptor. Molecular psychiatry. 18(6):681-91
Warp, E., Agarwal, G., Wyart, C., Friedmann, D., Oldfield, C.S., Conner, A., Del Bene, F., Arrenberg, A.B., Baier, H., and Isacoff, E.Y. (2012) Emergence of Patterned Activity in the Developing Zebrafish Spinal Cord. Current biology : CB. 22(2):93-102
Miri, A., Daie, K., Arrenberg, A.B., Baier, H., Aksay, E., and Tank, D.W. (2011) Spatial gradients and multidimensional dynamics in a neural integrator circuit. Nature Neuroscience. 14(9):1150-9
Xiao, T., Staub, W., Robles, E., Gosse, N.J., Cole, G.J., and Baier, H. (2011) Assembly of Lamina-Specific Neuronal Connections by Slit Bound to Type IV Collagen. Cell. 146(1):164-176
Nevin, L.M., Xiao, T., Staub, W., and Baier, H. (2011) Topoisomerase II{beta} is required for lamina-specific targeting of retinal ganglion cell axons and dendrites. Development (Cambridge, England). 138(12):2457-2465
Slanchev, K., Pütz, M., Schmitt, A., Kramer-Zucker, A., and Walz, G. (2011) Nephrocystin-4 is required for pronephric duct-dependent cloaca formation in zebrafish. Hum. Mol. Genet.. 20(16):3119-28
Robles, E., Smith, S.J., and Baier, H. (2011) Characterization of genetically targeted neuron types in the zebrafish optic tectum. Frontiers in neural circuits. 5:1
Arrenberg, A.B., Stainier, D.Y., Baier, H., and Huisken, J. (2010) Optogenetic control of cardiac function. Science (New York, N.Y.). 330(6006):971-974
Del Bene, F., Wyart, C., Robles, E., Tran, A., Looger, L., Scott, E.K., Isacoff, E.Y., and Baier, H. (2010) Filtering of visual information in the tectum by an identified neural circuit. Science (New York, N.Y.). 330(6004):669-673
Nevin, L.M., Robles, E., Baier, H., and Scott, E.K. (2010) Focusing on optic tectum circuitry through the lens of genetics. BMC Biology. 8:126
Neumann-Haefelin, E., Kramer-Zucker, A., Slanchev, K., Hartleben, B., Noutsou, F., Martin, K., Wanner, N., Ritter, A., Gödel, M., Pagel, P., Fu, X., Müller, A., Baumeister, R., Walz, G., and Huber, T.B. (2010) A Model organism approach: Defining the role of Neph proteins as regulators of neuron and kidney morphogenesis. Hum. Mol. Genet.. 19(12):2347-2359
Schoonheim, P.J., Arrenberg, A.B., Del Bene, F., and Baier, H. (2010) Optogenetic localization and genetic perturbation of saccade-generating neurons in zebrafish. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 30(20):7111-7120
Chao, R., Nevin, L., Agarwal, P., Riemer, J., Bai, X., Delaney, A., Akana, M., JimenezLopez, N., Bardakjian, T., Schneider, A., Chassaing, N., Schorderet, D.F., FitzPatrick, D., Kwok, P.Y., Ellgaard, L., Gould, D.B., Zhang, Y., Malicki, J., Baier, H., and Slavotinek, A. (2010) A male with unilateral microphthalmia reveals a role for TMX3 in eye development. PLoS One. 5(5):e10565
Carney, T.J., Feitosa, N.M., Sonntag, C., Slanchev, K., Kluger, J., Kiyozumi, D., Gebauer, J.M., Coffin Talbot, J., Kimmel, C.B., Sekiguchi, K., Wagener, R., Schwarz, H., Ingham, P.W., and Hammerschmidt, M. (2010) Genetic analysis of fin development in zebrafish identifies furin and hemicentin1 as potential novel Fraser Syndrome disease genes. PLoS Genetics. 6(4):e1000907
Kühn, E., and Köster, R.W. (2010) Analysis of gene expression by in situ hybridization on adult zebrafish brain sections. CSH protocols. 2010(2):pdb.prot5382
Arrenberg, A.B., Del Bene, F., and Baier, H. (2009) Optical control of zebrafish behavior with halorhodopsin. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 106(42):17968-17973
Scott, E.K., and Baier, H. (2009) The cellular architecture of the larval zebrafish tectum, as revealed by gal4 enhancer trap lines. Frontiers in neural circuits. 3:13
Baier, H., and Scott, E.K. (2009) Genetic and optical targeting of neural circuits and behavior-zebrafish in the spotlight. Current opinion in neurobiology. 19(5):553-560
Wyart, C., Bene, F.D., Warp, E., Scott, E.K., Trauner, D., Baier, H., and Isacoff, E.Y. (2009) Optogenetic dissection of a behavioural module in the vertebrate spinal cord. Nature. 461(7262):407-410
Seipold, S., Priller, F.C., Goldsmith, P., Harris, W.A., Baier, H., and Abdelilah-Seyfried, S. (2009) Non-SMC condensin I complex proteins control chromosome segregation and survival of proliferating cells in the zebrafish neural retina. BMC Developmental Biology. 9:40
Slanchev, K., Carney, T.J., Stemmler, M.P., Koschorz, B., Amsterdam, A., Schwarz, H., and Hammerschmidt, M. (2009) The epithelial cell adhesion molecule EpCAM is required for epithelial morphogenesis and integrity during zebrafish epiboly and skin development. PLoS Genetics. 5(7):e1000563
Kurrasch, D.M., Nevin, L.M., Wong, J., Baier, H., and Ingraham, H.A. (2009) Neuroendocrine transcriptional programs adapt dynamically to the supply and demand for neuropeptides as revealed in NSF mutant zebrafish. Neural Development. 4:22
Maddison, L.A., Lu, J., Victoroff, T., Scott, E., Baier, H., and Chen, W. (2009) A gain-of-function screen in zebrafish identifies a guanylate cyclase with a role in neuronal degeneration. Molecular genetics and genomics : MGG. 281(5):551-563
Mason, L., Scott, E.K., Staub, W., Finger-Baier, K., and Baier, H. (2009) Expression patterns from GAL4 enhancer trap screen. ZFIN Direct Data Submission.
Slanchev, K., Stebler, J., Goudarzi, M., Cojocaru, V., Weidinger, G., and Raz, E. (2009) Control of Dead end localization and activity – Implications for the function of the protein in antagonizing miRNA function. Mechanisms of Development. 126(3-4):270-277
Gosse, N.J., and Baier, H. (2009) An essential role for Radar (Gdf6a) in inducing dorsal fate in the zebrafish retina. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 106(7):2236-2241
Babaryka, A., Kuhn, E., and Koster, R.W. (2009) In vivo synthesis of meganuclease for generating transgenic zebrafish Danio rerio. Journal of Fish Biology. 74(2):452-457
Nevin, L.M., Taylor, M.R., and Baier, H. (2008) Hardwiring of fine synaptic layers in the zebrafish visual pathway. Neural Development. 3:36
Sumbre, G., Muto, A., Baier, H., and Poo, M.M. (2008) Entrained rhythmic activities of neuronal ensembles as perceptual memory of time interval. Nature. 456(7218):102-106
Del Bene, F., Wehman, A.M., Link, B.A., and Baier, H. (2008) Regulation of neurogenesis by interkinetic nuclear migration through an apical-basal notch gradient. Cell. 134(6):1055-1065
Chi, N.C., Shaw, R.M., Jungblut, B., Huisken, J., Ferrer, T., Arnaout, R., Scott, I., Beis, D., Xiao, T., Baier, H., Jan, L.Y., Tristani-Firouzi, M., and Stainier, D.Y. (2008) Genetic and Physiologic Dissection of the Vertebrate Cardiac Conduction System. PLoS Biology. 6(5):e109
Gosse, N.J., Nevin, L.M., and Baier, H. (2008) Retinotopic order in the absence of axon competition. Nature. 452(7189):892-895
Kedde, M., Strasser, M.J., Boldajipour, B., Oude Vrielink, J.A., Slanchev, K., le Sage, C., Nagel, R., Voorhoeve, P.M., van Duijse, J., Andersson Ørom, U., Lund, A.H., Perrakis, A., Raz, E., and Agami, R. (2007) RNA-Binding Protein Dnd1 Inhibits MicroRNA Access to Target mRNA. Cell. 131(7):1273-1286
Xiao, T., and Baier, H. (2007) Lamina-specific axonal projections in the zebrafish tectum require the type IV collagen Dragnet. Nature Neuroscience. 10(12):1529-1537
Campbell, D.S., Stringham, S.A., Timm, A., Xiao, T., Law, M.Y., Baier, H., Nonet, M.L., and Chien, C.B. (2007) Slit1a inhibits retinal ganglion cell arborization and synaptogenesis via Robo2-dependent and -independent pathways. Neuron. 55(2):231-245
Jin, S.W., Herzog, W., Santoro, M.M., Mitchell, T.S., Frantsve, J., Jungblut, B., Beis, D., Scott, I.C., D'Amico, L.A., Ober, E.A., Verkade, H., Field, H.A., Chi, N.C., Wehman, A.M., Baier, H., and Stainier, D.Y. (2007) A transgene-assisted genetic screen identifies essential regulators of vascular development in vertebrate embryos. Developmental Biology. 307(1):29-42
Szobota, S., Gorostiza, P., Del Bene, F., Wyart, C., Fortin, D.L., Kolstad, K.D., Tulyathan, O., Volgraf, M., Numano, R., Aaron, H.L., Scott, E.K., Kramer, R.H., Flannery, J., Baier, H., Trauner, D., and Isacoff, E.Y. (2007) Remote control of neuronal activity with a light-gated glutamate receptor. Neuron. 54(4):535-545
Davison, J.M., Akitake, C.M., Goll, M.G., Rhee, J.M., Gosse, N., Baier, H., Halpern, M.E., Leach, S.D., and Parsons, M.J. (2007) Transactivation from Gal4-VP16 transgenic insertions for tissue-specific cell labeling and ablation in zebrafish. Developmental Biology. 304(2):811-824
Scott, E.K., Mason, L., Arrenberg, A.B., Ziv, L., Gosse, N.J., Xiao, T., Chi, N.C., Asakawa, K., Kawakami, K., and Baier, H. (2007) Targeting neural circuitry in zebrafish using GAL4 enhancer trapping. Nature Methods. 4(4):323-326
Scott, I.C., Masri, B., D'Amico, L.A., Jin, S.W., Jungblut, B., Wehman, A.M., Baier, H., Audigier, Y., and Stainier, D.Y. (2007) The G protein-coupled receptor agtrl1b regulates early development of myocardial progenitors. Developmental Cell. 12(3):403-413
Wehman, A.M., Staub, W., and Baier, H. (2007) The anaphase-promoting complex is required in both dividing and quiescent cells during zebrafish development. Developmental Biology. 303(1):144-156
Smear, M.C., Tao, H.W., Staub, W., Orger, M.B., Gosse, N.J., Liu, Y., Takahashi, K., Poo, M.M., and Baier, H. (2007) Vesicular Glutamate Transport at a Central Synapse Limits the Acuity of Visual Perception in Zebrafish. Neuron. 53(1):65-77
Mumm, J.S., Williams, P.R., Godinho, L., Koerber, A., Pittman, A.J., Roeser, T., Chien, C.B., Baier, H., and Wong, R.O. (2006) In vivo imaging reveals dendritic targeting of laminated afferents by zebrafish retinal ganglion cells. Neuron. 52(4):609-621
Slanchev, K.I. (2006) Molecular mechanisms governing germ line development in zebrafish and the role of this lineage in sexual differentiation. Ph.D. Thesis.
Muto, A., Orger, M.B., Wehman, A.M., Smear, M.C., Kay, J.N., Page-McCaw, P.S., Gahtan, E., Xiao, T., Nevin, L.M., Gosse, N.J., Staub, W., Finger-Baier, K., Baier, H. (2005) Forward Genetic Analysis of Visual Behavior in Zebrafish. PLoS Genetics. 1(5):e66
Gahtan. E., Tanger. P., and Baier, H. (2005) Visual prey capture in larval zebrafish is controlled by identified reticulospinal neurons downstream of the tectum. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 25(40):9294-9303
Beis, D., Bartman, T., Jin, S.W., Scott, I.C., D'Amico, L.A., Ober, E.A., Verkade, H., Frantsve, J., Field, H.A., Wehman, A., Baier, H., Tallafuss, A., Bally-Cuif, L., Chen, J.N., Stainier, D.Y., and Jungblut, B. (2005) Genetic and cellular analyses of zebrafish atrioventricular cushion and valve development. Development (Cambridge, England). 132(18):4193-4204
Xiao, T., Roeser, T., Staub, W., and Baier, H. (2005) A GFP-based genetic screen reveals mutations that disrupt the architecture of the zebrafish retinotectal projection. Development (Cambridge, England). 132(13):2955-2967
Chen, P.Y., Manninga, H., Slanchev, K., Chien, M., Russo, J.J., Ju, J., Sheridan, R., John, B., Marks, D.S., Gaidatzis, D., Sander, C., Zavolan, M., and Tuschl, T. (2005) The developmental miRNA profiles of zebrafish as determined by small RNA cloning. Genes and Development. 19(11):1288-1293
Kay, J.N., Link, B.A., and Baier, H. (2005) Staggered cell-intrinsic timing of ath5 expression underlies the wave of ganglion cell neurogenesis in the zebrafish retina. Development (Cambridge, England). 132(11):2573-2585
Orger, M.B., and Baier, H. (2005) Channeling of red and green cone inputs to the zebrafish optomotor response. Vis. Neurosci.. 22(3):275-281
Wehman, A.M., Staub, W., Meyers, J.R., Raymond, P.A., and Baier, H. (2005) Genetic dissection of the zebrafish retinal stem-cell compartment. Developmental Biology. 281(1):53-65
Hua, J.Y., Smear, M.C., Baier, H., and Smith, S.J. (2005) Regulation of axon growth in vivo by activity-based competition. Nature. 434(7036):1022-1026
Slanchev, K., Stebler, J., de la Cueva-Mendez, G., and Raz, E. (2005) Development without germ cells: The role of the germ line in zebrafish sex differentiation. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 102(11):4074-4079
Seiler, C., Finger-Baier, K.C., Rinner, O., Makhankov, Y.V., Schwarz, H., Neuhauss, S.C., and Nicolson, T. (2005) Duplicated genes with split functions: independent roles of protocadherin15 orthologues in zebrafish hearing and vision. Development (Cambridge, England). 132(3):615-623
Baraban, S.C., Taylor, M.R., Castro, P.A., and Baier, H. (2005) Pentylenetetrazole induced changes in zebrafish behavior, neural activity and c-fos expression. Neuroscience. 131(3):759-768
Orger, M.B., Gahtan, E., Muto, A., Page-McCaw, P., Smear, M.C., and Baier, H. (2004) Behavioral screening assays in zebrafish. The Zebrafish: Genetics, Genomics and Informatics, 2nd ed., Methods Cell Biol.. 77:53-68
Page-McCaw, P.S., Chung, S.C., Muto, A., Roeser, T., Staub, W., Finger-Baier, K.C., Korenbrot, J.I., and Baier, H. (2004) Retinal network adaptation to bright light requires tyrosinase. Nature Neuroscience. 7(12):1329-1336
Gahtan, E., and Baier, H. (2004) Of lasers, mutants, and see-through brains: Functional neuroanatomy in zebrafish. Journal of neurobiology. 59(1):147-161
Kay, J.N., Roeser, T., Mumm, J.S., Godinho, L., Mrejeru, A., Wong, R.O., and Baier, H. (2004) Transient requirement for ganglion cells during assembly of retinal synaptic layers. Development (Cambridge, England). 131(6):1331-1342
Goldsmith, P., Baier, H., and Harris, W.A. (2003) Two zebrafish mutants, ebony and ivory, uncover benefits of neighborhood on photoreceptor survival. Journal of neurobiology. 57(3):235-245
Loosli, F., Staub, W., Finger-Baier, K.C., Ober, E.A., Verkade, H., Wittbrodt, J., and Baier, H. (2003) Loss of eyes in zebrafish caused by mutation of chokh/rx3. EMBO reports. 4(9):894-899
Weidinger, G., Stebler, J., Slanchev, K., Dumstrei, K., Wise, C., Lovell-Badge, R., Thisse, C., Thisse, B., and Raz, E. (2003) dead end, a novel vertebrate germ plasm component, is required for zebrafish primordial germ cell migration and survival. Current biology : CB. 13(16):1429-1434
Roeser, T. and Baier, H. (2003) Visuomotor behaviors in larval zebrafish after GFP-guided laser ablation of the optic tectum. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 23(9):3726-3734
Baraban, S., Castro, P., and Baier, H. (2002) Identification of seizure-resistant zebrafish mutants. Epilepsia. 43(7):238
Kay, J.N., Finger-Baier, K.C., Roeser, T., Staub, W., and Baier, H. (2001) Retinal ganglion cell genesis requires lakritz, a zebrafish atonal homolog. Neuron. 30(3):725-736
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Baier, H. (2000) Zebrafish on the move: towards a behavior-genetic analysis of vertebrate vision. Current opinion in neurobiology. 10(4):451-455
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Karlstrom, R.O., Trowe, T., Klostermann, S., Baier, H., Brand, M., Crawford, A.D., Grunewald, B., Haffter, P., Hoffman, H., Meyer, S.U., Muller, B.K., Richter, S., van Eeden, F.J., Nüsslein-Volhard, C., and Bonhoeffer, F. (1996) Zebrafish mutations affecting retinotectal axon pathfinding. Development (Cambridge, England). 123:427-438
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