Publications

2011
Kwon HB, Sabatini BL. Glutamate induces de novo growth of functional spines in developing cortex. Nature. 2011;474 (7349) :100-104. PDF
Bateup HS, Takasaki KT, Saulnier JL, Denefrio CL, Sabatini BL. Loss of Tsc1 in vivo impairs hippocampal mGluR-LTD and increases excitatory synaptic function. Journal of Neuroscience. 2011;31 (24) :8862-8869. PDF
Sigrist SJ, Sabatini BL. Optical super-resolution microscopy in neurobiology. Current Opinion in Neurobiology. 2011;22 (1) :86-93. PDF
Ding JB, Oh WJ, Sabatini BL, Gu C. Semaphorin 3E-Plexin-D1 signaling controls pathway-specific synapse formation in the striatum. Nature Neuroscience. 2011;15 (2) :215-223. PDF
Goda Y, Sabatini BL. Synaptic function and regulation. Current Opinion in Neurobiology. 2011;21 (2) :205-207. PDF
2010
Higley MJ, Sabatini BL. Competitive regulation of synaptic Ca2+ influx by D2 dopamine and A2A adenosine receptors. Nature Neuroscience. 2010;13 (8) :958-966. PDF
Bateup HS, Sabatini BL. For synapses, it’s depression not death. Cell. 2010;141 (5) :750-752. PDF
Giessel AJ, Sabatini BL. M1 muscarinic receptors boost synaptic potentials and calcium influx in dendritic spines by inhibiting postsynaptic SK channels. Neuron. 2010;68 (5) :936-947. PDF
Cheng J, Zhou X, Miller EL, Alvarez VA, Sabatini BL, Wong ST. Oriented Markov random field based dendritic spine segmentation for fluorescence microscopy images. Neuroinformatics. 2010;8 (3) :157-170. PDF
2009
Bloodgood BL, Giessel AJ, Sabatini BL. Biphasic synaptic Ca influx arising from compartmentalized electrical signals in dendritic spines. PLoS Biology. 2009;7 (9) :e1000190. PDF
Higley MJ, Soler-Llavina GJ, Sabatini BL. Cholinergic modulation of multivesicular release regulates striatal synaptic potency and integration. Nature Neuroscience. 2009;12 (9) :1121-1128. PDF
Sturgill JF, Steiner P, Czervionke BL, Sabatini BL. Distinct domains within PSD-95 mediate synaptic incorporation, stabilization, and activity-dependent trafficking. Journal of Neuroscience. 2009;29 (41) :12845-12854. PDF
Beck D, Zhou X, Pham T, Sabatini BL, Wong ST. An Image Driven Systems Biology Approach for Neurodegenerative Disease Studies in the TSC-mTOR Pathway. IEEE/NIH Life Science Systems and Applications Workshop. 2009 :36-39. PDF
Bloodgood BL, Sabatini BL. NMDA Receptor-Mediated Calcium Transients in Dendritic Spines. In: Dongen AMV Biology of the NMDA Receptor. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press ; 2009.
Supraresolution imaging in brain slices using stimulated-emission depletion two-photon laser scanning microscopy
Ding JB, Takasaki KT, Sabatini BL. Supraresolution imaging in brain slices using stimulated-emission depletion two-photon laser scanning microscopy. Neuron. 2009;63 (4) :429-437. PDF
2008
Shankar GM, Li S, Mehta TH, Garcia-Munoz A, Shepardson NE, Smith I, Brett FM, Farrell MA, Rowan MJ, Lemere CA, et al. Amyloid-beta protein dimers isolated directly from Alzheimer’s brains impair synaptic plasticity and memory. Nature Medicine. 2008;14 (8) :837-842. PDF
Sabatini BL, Svoboda K. Ca2+ Signaling in Dendritic Spines. In: Ehlers MD, Hell JW Structural and Functional Organization of the Synapse. Springer ; 2008.
Higley MJ, Sabatini BL. Calcium signaling in dendrites and spines: practical and functional considerations. Neuron. 2008;59 (6) :902-913. PDF
Steiner P, Higley MJ, Xu W, Czervionke BL, Sabatini BL, Malenka RC. Destabilization of the postsynaptic density by PSD-95 serine 73 phosphorylation inhibits spine growth and synaptic plasticity. Neuron. 2008;60 (5) :788-802. 2008_steiner_neuron.pdf
Busetto G, Higley MJ, Sabatini BL. Developmental presence and disappearance of postsynaptically silent synapses on dendritic spines of rat layer 2/3 pyramidal neurons. The Journal of Physiology. 2008;586 (6) :1519-1527. PDF

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