Selected Publications - Francesca Peri


Villani A, Benjaminsen J, Moritz C, Henke K, Hartmann J, Norlin N, Richter K, Schieber NL, Franke T, Schwab Y, Peri F. (2019) Clearance by Microglia Depends on Packaging of Phagosomes into a Unique Cellular Compartment. doi: 10.1016/j.devcel.2019.02.014  PubMed


Villani A, Peri F. (2018) Microglia: Picky Brain Eaters. doi: 10.1016/j.devcel.2018.12.013 PubMed


Casano AM, Albert M, Peri F. (2016) Developmental Apoptosis Mediates Entry and Positioning of Microglia in the Zebrafish Brain. Cell Rep. Jul 26; 16(4):897-906. doi: 10.1016/ j.celrep.2016.06.033 PubMed


Casano AM, Peri F. (2015) Microglia: Multitasking Specialists of the Brain. Dev. Cell. Feb 23; 32(4):469-477. doi: 10.1016/j.devcel.2015.01.018 Europe PMC | doi


Rossi F, Casano AM, Henke K, Richter K, Peri F. (2015) The SLC7A7 Transporter Identifies Microglial Precursors prior to Entry into the Brain. Cell Rep. May 19; doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2015.04.028 PubMed


Mazaheri F, Breus O, Durdu S, Haas P, Wittbrodt J, Gilmour D, Peri F. (2014)

Distinct roles for BAI1 and TIM-4 in the engulfment of dying neurons by microglia.

Nat Commun. Jun 5; 5(Article No:4046) doi: 10.1038/ncomms5046 Europe PMC | doi


Sieger D, Moritz C, Ziegenhals T, Prykhozhij S, Peri F. (2012) Long-range Ca2+ waves transmit brain-damage signals to microglia Dev. Cell. Jun 12; 22(6):1138-1148. dos: 10.1016/j.devcel.2012.04.012 PubMed


Schlegelmilch, T., Henke, K. & Peri, F. (2011) Microglia in the developing brain: from immunity to behavior. Curr Opin Neurobiol. Feb; 21(1):5-10. doi: 10.1016/j.conb.2010.08.004 PubMed

Peri, F. (2010) Breaking ranks: how leukocytes react to developmental cues and tissue injury. Curr Opin Genet Dev. Aug; 20(4):416-9. Epub Jun 2. PubMed


Peri, F. & Nusslein-Volhard, C. (2008) Live imaging of neuronal degradation by microglia reveals a role for v0-ATPase a1 in phagosomal fusion in vivo. Cell. May 30; 133(5):916-27. PubMed, Full text