Selected Publications - Francesca Peri


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