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Etienne Serbe

Dr. Etienne Serbe

GSN Alumnus SS 2016


Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology
Circuits - Computation - Models
Am Klopferspitz 18
D-82152 Martinsried

Phone: +49 (0)89 / 8578-3287

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Nationality: German

Topic of Thesis: Analysis of the Neural Circuit Underlying the Detection of Visual Motion in Drosophila melanogaster

Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Alexander Borst


Serbe E*, Meier M*, Leonhardt A and Borst A. (2016) Comprehensive Characterization of the Major Presynaptic Elements to the Drosophila OFF Motion Detector. Neuron 89, 829–841.

Leonhardt A, Ammer G, Meier M, Serbe E, Bahl A and Borst A. (2016) Asymmetry of Drosophila ON and OFF motion detectors enhances real-world velocity estimation. Nat Neurosci doi: 10.1038/nn.4262. [Epub ahead of print].

Bahl A, Serbe E, Meier M, Ammer G and Borst A. (2015) Neural Mechanisms for Drosophila Contrast Vision. Neuron 88, 1240–1252.

Mauss AS, Meier M, Serbe E and Borst A. (2014) Optogenetic and pharmacologic dissection of feedforward inhibition in Drosophila motion vision. Journal of neuroscience 34(6):2254-63. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3938-13.2014.

Meier M, Serbe E, Maisak MS, Haag J, Dickson BJ and Borst A. (2014) Neural circuit components of the Drosophila OFF motion vision pathway. Current biology 24: 385-392.

Maisak MS, Haag J, Ammer G, Serbe E, Meier M, Leonhardt A, Schilling T, Bahl A, Rubin GM, Nern A, Dickson BJ, Reiff DF, Hopp E and Borst A. (2013) A directional tuning map of Drosophila elementary motion detectors. Nature 500: 212–216. doi:10.1038/nature12320

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