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Prof. Alexej (Alex) Verkhratsky got his PhD in Physiology in 1986, and in 1993 he got the Doctor of Medical Sciences in Physiology, both at the Bogomoletz Institute of Physiology (National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine).
Prof. Verkhratsky is member of the Academia Europaea and chairman of the Physiology and Medicine section, and member of the Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina – Nationale Akademie der Wissenschaften.
Publications and Complete researcher profile at Ikerbasque.
Decline of astrocyte Ca2+ signalling in Alzheimer's disease: STIM1 to the rescue!Cell Calcium (Jul, 2023) DOI: 10.1016/j.ceca.2023.102756
The endoplasmic reticulum stress and unfolded protein response in Alzheimer's disease: A calcium dyshomeostasis perspectiveAgeing Research Reviews (Jun, 2023) DOI: 10.1016/j.arr.2023.101914
Electroacupuncture prevents astrocyte atrophy to alleviate depressionCell Death and Disease (May, 2023) DOI: 10.1038/s41419-023-05839-4
Pathological potential of oligodendrocyte precursor cells: terra incognitaTrends in Neurosciences (May, 2023) DOI: 10.1016/j.tins.2023.04.003
Apoptotic cell death in disease—Current understanding of the NCCD 2023Cell Death and Differentiation (Apr, 2023) DOI: 10.1038/s41418-023-01153-w
Astrocytic chloride is brain state dependent and modulates inhibitory neurotransmission in miceNature Communications (Apr, 2023) DOI: 10.1038/s41467-023-37433-9
Astroglia support, regulate and reinforce brain barriersNeurobiology of Disease (Apr, 2023) DOI: 10.1016/j.nbd.2023.106054
A novel murine model of maniaMolecular Psychiatry (Mar, 2023) DOI: 10.1038/s41380-023-02037-8
Radial stem astrocytes (aka neural stem cells): Identity, development, physio-pathology, and therapeutic potentialActa Physiologica (Mar, 2023) DOI: 10.1111/apha.13967
The influence of astrocytic leaflet motility on ionic signalling and homeostasis at active synapsesScientific Reports (Feb, 2023) DOI: 10.1038/s41598-023-30189-8