Short CV/Education and training

  • 2002
    PhD, University of Cologne

    Postdoctoral research at the Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology, Tübingen

  • since 2008
    Group Leader at EMBL

Selected publications

  • Long-range ca(2+) waves transmit brain-damage signals to microglia.

    Sieger D, Moritz C, Ziegenhals T, Prykhozhij S, Peri F.

    Dev Cell. 2012 Jun 12;22(6):1138-48.

  • Microglia in the developing brain: from immunity to behavior.

    Schlegelmilch, T., Henke, K. & Peri, F. Curr Opin Neurobiol. 2010 Sep 2.

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

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


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