Amber Kerkhofs

20172018
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Research Output 2017 2018

  • 5 Article
  • 1 PhD Thesis - Research VU, graduation VU

Adenosine A2A receptors control glutamatergic synaptic plasticity in fast spiking interneurons of the prefrontal cortex

Kerkhofs, A., Canas, P. M., Timmerman, A. J., Heistek, T. S., Real, J. I., Xavier, C., Cunha, R. A., Mansvelder, H. D. & Ferreira, S. G., 20 Mar 2018, In : Frontiers in Pharmacology. 9, 20 March, p. 1-12 12 p., 133.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Adenosine A2A Receptors
Neuronal Plasticity
Interneurons
Prefrontal Cortex
Synapses

Caffeine, adenosine and acetycholine and neuronal function in the cortex

Kerkhofs, A., 2018, 140 p.

Research output: PhD ThesisPhD Thesis - Research VU, graduation VUAcademic

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Caffeine controls glutamatergic synaptic transmission and pyramidal neuron excitability in human neocortex

Kerkhofs, A., Xavier, A. C., da Silva, B. S., Canas, P. M., Idema, S., Baayen, J. C., Ferreira, S. G., Cunha, R. A. & Mansvelder, H. D., 4 Jan 2018, In : Frontiers in Pharmacology. 8, January, p. 1-11 11 p., 899.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Pyramidal Cells
Neocortex
Adenosine A1 Receptors
Caffeine
Synaptic Transmission

Large and fast human pyramidal neurons associate with intelligence

Goriounova, N. A., Heyer, D. B., Wilbers, R., Verhoog, M. B., Giugliano, M., Verbist, C., Obermayer, J., Kerkhofs, A., Smeding, H., Verberne, M., Idema, S., Baayen, J. C., Pieneman, A. W., de Kock, C. P. J., Klein, M. & Mansvelder, H. D., 18 Dec 2018, In : eLife. 7, p. 1-21 21 p., e41714.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Pyramidal Cells
Intelligence
Neurons
Action Potentials
Kinetics

Lateral inhibition by Martinotti interneurons is facilitated by cholinergic inputs in human and mouse neocortex

Obermayer, J., Heistek, T. S., Kerkhofs, A., Goriounova, N. A., Kroon, T., Baayen, J. C., Idema, S., Testa-Silva, G., Couey, J. J. & Mansvelder, H. D., 5 Oct 2018, In : Nature Communications. 9, p. 1-14 14 p., 4101.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
cholinergics
Neocortex
Interneurons
Cholinergic Agents
mice