Publications

2017

Sassoè-Pognetto M and Patrizi A (2017) The Purkinje cell as a model of synaptogenesis and synaptic specificity. Brain Res. Bull. 129:12-17.

2016

Mardinly AR, Spiegel I, Patrizi A, Centofante E, Bazinet JE, Tzeng CP, Mandel-Brehm C, Harmin DA, Adesnik HA, Fagiolini M, Greenberg ME (2016) Sensory experience regulates cortical inhibition by inducing IGF-1 in VIP neurons. Nature, 531:371-375.

2015

Patrizi A, Picard N, Simon AJ, Gunner G, Centofante E, Andrews NA, Fagiolini M (2015) Chronic administration of the NMDA receptor antagonist ketamine improves Rett Syndrome phenotype. Biol. Psychiatry, 79:755-764.

Mierau SB, Patrizi A, Hensch TK, Fagiolini M (2015) Cell-specific regulation of NMDA receptor maturation by Mecp2 in cortical circuits. Biol. Psychiatry, 79:746-754.

2014

Vitezic M, Bertin N, Andersson R, Lipovich L, Kawaji H, Lassmann T, Sandelin A, Heutink P, Goldowitz D, Ha T, Zhang P, Patrizi A, Fagiolini M, Forrest ARR, Carninci P, Saxena A (2014) CAGE-defined promoter regions of the genes implicated in Rett Syndrome. BMC Genomics 15:1177.

2013

Pregno G, Frola E, Graziano S, Patrizi A, Bussolino F, Arese M, Sassoè-Pognetto M (2013) Differential regulation of neurexin at glutamatergic and GABAergic synapses. Front. Neurosci. Doi: 10.3389/fncel.2013.00035.

2012

Frola E*, Patrizi A*, Goetz T*, Medrihan L, Petrini EM, Barberis A, Wulff P, Wisden W, Sassoè-Pognetto M (2012) Synaptic competition sculpts the development of GABAergic axo-dendritic but not perisomatic synapses. Plos ONE 8: e56311.

Durand S*, Patrizi A*, Quast KB, Hachigian L, Pavlyuk R, Saxena A, Carninci P, Hensch TK, Fagiolini M (2012) NMDA receptor regulation prevets regression of visual function in the absence of Mecp2. Neuron 76, 1078-1090.

2011

Sassoè-Pognetto M, Frola E, Pregno G, Briatore F, Patrizi A (2011) Understanding the molecular diversity of GABAergic synapses. Front. Neurosci. Doi: 10.3389/fncel.2011.00004. PMCID: PMC3112311.

Patrizi A, Viltono L, Frola E, Harvey K, Harvey RJ, Sassoè-Pognetto M (2011) Selective localization of collybistin at a subset of inhibitory synapses in brain circuits. J. Comp. Neurol. Doi: 10.1002/cne.22702.

Hoon M, Soykan T, Falkenburger B, Hammer M, Patrizi A, Schmidt K-F, Sassoe-Pognetto M, Löwel S, Moser T, Taschenberger H, Brose N, Varoqueaux F (2011) Neuroligin-4 is localized to glycinergic postsynapses and regulates inhibition in the retina. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 108, 3053-3058. PMCID: PMC3041141.

2010

Briatore F*, Patrizi A*, Viltono L*, Sassoè-Pognetto M, Wulff P (2010) Quantitative organization of GABAergic synapses in the molecular layer of the mouse cerebellar cortex. PloS ONE, e12119. PMCID: PMC2920831.

Saiepour L, Fuchs C, Patrizi A, Sassoè-Pognetto M, Harvey RJ, Harvey K (2010) The complex role of collybistin and gephyrin in GABAA receptor clustering. J. Biol. Chem. 285, 29623-29631. PMCID: PMC2937993.

2008

Patrizi A, Scelfo B, Viltono L, Fukaya M, Watanabe M, Strata P, Varoqueaux F, Brose N, Fritschy JM, Sassoè-Pognetto M (2008) Synapse formation and clustering of neuroligin-2 in the absence of GABAA receptors. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 105, 13150-13155. PMCID: PMC2529038.

Viltono L, Patrizi A, Fritschy JM, Sassoè-Pognetto M (2008) Synaptogenesis in the cerebellar cortex: Differential regulation of gephyrin and GABAA receptors at somatic and dendritic synapses of Purkinje cells. J. Comp. Neurol. 508, 579-591.