Fritzsch B.  2016.  Opinion: aquiring extra senses. The Scientist. 32:1-3.

Glasco D.M., Pike W., Qu Y., Reustle L., Misra K., Di Bonito M., Studer M., Fritzsch B., Goffinet A.M., Tissir F., Chandrasekhar A.  2016.  The atypical cadherin Celsr1 functions non-cell autonomously to block rostral migration of facial branchiomotor neurons in mice. Developmental Biology. 417: 40-49.

Fritzsch B., Duncan J.S., Kersigo J., Gray B., Elliott K.L.  2016.  Neuroanatomical Tracing Techniques in the Ear: History, State of the Art, and Future Developments.  Auditory and Vestibular Research: Methods and Protocols.  1427: 243-262.

Yuhki Saito, Soledad Miranda-Rottmann, Matteo Ruggiu, Christopher Y Park, John J Fak, Ru Zhong, Jeremy S Duncan, Brian A Fabella, Harald J Junge, Zhe Chen, Roberto Araya, Bernd Fritzsch, AJ Hudspeth, Robert B Darnell.  2016.  NOVA2-mediated RNA regulation is required for axonal pathfinding during development.  eLife.  5: e14371.

Tetyana Chumak, Romana Bohuslavova, Iva Macova, Nicole Dodd, Daniela Buckiova, Bernd Fritzsch, Josef Syka, Gabriela Pavlinkova.  2016.  Deterioration of the medial olivocochlear efferent system accelerates age-related hearing loss in Pax2-Isl1 transgenic mice.  Mol Neurobiol.  53: 2368-2383.

Romana Bohuslavova, Nicole Dodd, Iva Macova, Tetyana Chumak, Martin Horak, Josef Syka, Bernd Fritzsch, Gabriela Pavlinkova.  2016.  Pax2-Islet1 Transgenic Mice Are Hyperactive and Have Altered Cerebellar Foliation.  Mol Neurobiol.  :1-17.

Tian Yang, Elizabeth S Scholl, Ning Pan, Bernd Fritzsch, Françoise Haeseleer, Amy Lee.  2016.  Expression and Localization of CaBP Ca 2+ Binding Proteins in the Mouse Cochlea.  PloS one.  11: e0147495.

YY Szeto, KH Chu, YK Au, YH Huang, S Wynn, A Mak, YS Chan, R Lovell-Badge, WY Chan, R Jauch, B Fritzsch, MH Sham, KSE Cheah.  2016.  The SOX9Y440X campomelic dysplasia mutation disrupts endolymph homeostasis.  Gordon Research Conference: Fibroblast Growth Factors in Development & Disease.  The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China.

Alain Dabdoub, Bernd Fritzsch, Arthur N Popper, Richard R Fay.  2016.  The primary auditory neurons of the Mammalian Cochlea: with 58 illustrations.  Springer handbook of auditory research.  52.

Alain Dabdoub, Bernd Fritzsch.  2016.  Connecting the Inner Ear to the Central Auditory System: Molecular Development and Characteristics of the Primary Auditory Neurons and Their Network.  The Primary Auditory Neurons of the Mammalian Cochlea. Springer handbook of auditory research.  52:1-10.

Bernd Fritzsch, Jennifer Kersigo, Tian Yang, Israt Jahan, Ning Pan.  2016.  Neurotrophic Factor Function During Ear Development: Expression Changes Define Critical Phases for Neuronal Viability.  The Primary Auditory Neurons of the Mammalian Cochlea.  Springer handbook of auditory research.  52:49-84.


Karen L Elliott, Douglas W Houston, Rhonda DeCook, Bernd Fritzsch.  2015.  Ear manipulations reveal a critical period for survival and dendritic development at the single‐cell level in Mauthner neurons.  Devel Neurobio.  75: 1339-1351.

J Kersigo, B Fritzsch.  2015.  Inner ear hair cells deteriorate in mice engineered to have no or diminished innervation.  Aging, neurogenesis and neuroinflammation in hearing loss and protection.  Front. Aging Neurosci.  7:33.

Fritzsch, B., 2015. Hurdles for Hearing Restoration.

Israt Jahan, Ning Pan, Karen L Elliott, Bernd Fritzsch.  2015.  The quest for restoring hearing: understanding ear development more completely.  Bioessays.  37: 1016-1027.

Israt Jahan, Ning Pan, Jennifer Kersigo, Bernd Fritzsch.  2015.  Neurog1 can partially substitute for Atoh1 function in hair cell differentiation and maintenance during organ of Corti development.  Development.  142: 2810-2821.

Bernd Fritzsch, Marlies Knipper, Eckhard Friauf.  2015.  Auditory system: development, genetics, function, aging, and diseases.  Cell Tissue Res.  361: 1-6.

Bernd Fritzsch, Ning Pan, Israt Jahan, Karen L Elliott.  2015.  Inner ear development: building a spiral ganglion and an organ of Corti out of unspecified ectoderm.  Cell Tissue Res.  361: 7-24.

Mark S Blumberg, Cassandra M Coleman, Greta Sokoloff, Joshua A Weiner, Bernd Fritzsch, Bob McMurray.  2015.  Development of twitching in sleeping infant mice depends on sensory experience.  Current Biology.  25: 656-662.

Karen L Elliott, Douglas W Houston, Bernd Fritzsch.  2015.  Sensory afferent segregation in three-eared frogs resemble the dominance columns observed in three-eyed frogs.  Scientific reports.  5.

Israt Jahan, Ning Pan, Bernd Fritzsch.  2015.  Opportunities and limits of the one gene approach: the ability of Atoh1 to differentiate and maintain hair cells depends on the molecular context.  Frontiers in cellular neuroscience.  9.

Bernd Fritzsch, Israt Jahan, Ning Pan, Karen L Elliott.  2015.  Evolving gene regulatory networks into cellular networks guiding adaptive behavior: an outline how single cells could have evolved into a centralized neurosensory system.  Cell Tissue Res.  359: 295-313.

Jeremy S Duncan, Karen L Elliott, Jennifer Kersigo, Brian Gray, Bernd Fritzsch.  2015.  Combining Whole-Mount In Situ Hybridization with Neuronal Tracing and Immunohistochemistry.  In Situ Hybridization Methods.  99: 339-352.


Yang T., Jia Z., Bryant-Pike W., Chandrasekhar A., Murray J.C, Fritzsch B., Bassuk A.G.  2014.  Analysis of PRICKLE1 in human cleft palate and mouse development demonstrates rare and common variants involved in human malformations. Mol Genet Genomic Med. 2:138-51.

Maklad A., Reed C., Johnson N.S, Fritzsch B..  2014.  Anatomy of the lamprey ear: morphological evidence for occurrence of horizontal semicircular ducts in the labyrinth of Petromyzon marinus. J Anat. 224:432-46.

Straka H., Fritzsch B., Glover J.C.  2014.  Connecting ears to eye muscles: evolution of a 'simple' reflex arc. Brain Behav Evol. 83:162-75.

Sienknecht U.J, Koppl C., Fritzsch B..  2014.  Evolution and development of hair cell polarity and efferent function in the inner ear. Brain Behav Evol. 83:150-61.

Fritzsch B, López-Schier H.  2014.  Evolution of Polarized Hair Cells in Aquatic Vertebrates and Their Connection to Directionally Sensitive Neurons. Flow Sensing in Air and Water. :271-294.

Fritzsch B., Straka H..  2014.  Evolution of vertebrate mechanosensory hair cells and inner ears: toward identifying stimuli that select mutation driven altered morphologies. J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol. 200:5-18.

Fritzsch B, de Caprona M-DCrapon.  2014.  Evolving Mechanosensory Hair Cells to Hearing Organs by Altering Genes and Their Expression: The Molecular and Cellular Basis of Inner Ear and Auditory Organ Evolution and Development.Perspectives on Auditory Research. :163-182.

Cheng L., Desai J., Miranda C.J, Duncan J.S, Qiu W., Nugent A.A, Kolpak A.L, Wu C.C, Drokhlyansky E., Delisle M.M et al..  2014.  Human CFEOM1 Mutations Attenuate KIF21A Autoinhibition and Cause Oculomotor Axon Stalling.Neuron. 82:334-49.

Ueyama T., Sakaguchi H., Nakamura T., Goto A., Morioka S., Shimizu A., Nakao K., Hishikawa Y., Ninoyu Y., Kassai H. et al..  2014.  Maintenance of stereocilia and apical junctional complexes by Cdc42 in cochlear hair cells. J Cell Sci. 127:2040-52.

Mao Y., Reiprich S., Wegner M., Fritzsch B..  2014.  Targeted Deletion of Sox10 by Wnt1-cre Defects Neuronal Migration and Projection in the Mouse Inner Ear. PLoS One. 9:e94580.

Zine A, Löwenheim H, Fritzsch B.  2014.  Toward Translating Molecular Ear Development to Generate Hair Cells from Stem Cells. Adult Stem Cells. :111-161.


Chonko K.T, Jahan I., Stone J., Wright M.C, Fujiyama T., Hoshino M., Fritzsch B., Maricich S.M.  2013.  Atoh1 directs hair cell differentiation and survival in the late embryonic mouse inner ear. Developmental Biology. 381:401-10.

Jahan I., Pan N., Kersigo J., Fritzsch B..  2013.  Beyond generalized hair cells: molecular cues for hair cell types. Hear Res. 297:30-41.

Duncan J.S, Fritzsch B..  2013.  Continued expression of GATA3 is necessary for cochlear neurosensory development.PLoS One. 8:e62046.

Kopecky B.J, Jahan I., Fritzsch B..  2013.  Correct timing of proliferation and differentiation is necessary for normal inner ear development and auditory hair cell viability. Dev Dyn. 242:132-47.

Kopecky B., Fritzsch B..  2013.  Embryology of the mammalian ear. Hereditary Hearing Loss and its Syndromes. :13-57.

Defourny J., Poirrier A.L, Lallemend F., S. Sanchez M, Neef J., Vanderhaeghen P., Soriano E., Peuckert C., Kullander K.,Fritzsch B. et al..  2013.  Ephrin-A5/EphA4 signalling controls specific afferent targeting to cochlear hair cells. Nat Commun. 4:1438.

Fritzsch B., Pan N., Jahan I., Duncan J.S, Kopecky B.J, Elliott K.L, Kersigo J., Yang T..  2013.  Evolution and development of the tetrapod auditory system: an organ of Corti-centric perspective. Evol Dev. 15:63-79.

Tang J., Pecka J.L, Fritzsch B., Beisel K.W, He D.Z.  2013.  Lizard and frog prestin: evolutionary insight into functional changes. PLoS One. 8:e54388.

Yang T., Bassuk A.G, Fritzsch B..  2013.  Prickle1 stunts limb growth through alteration of cell polarity and gene expression. Dev Dyn. 242:1293-306.

Smith J.J, Kuraku S., Holt C., Sauka-Spengler T., Jiang N., Campbell M.S, Yandell M.D, Manousaki T., Meyer A., Bloom O.E, et al..  2013.  Sequencing of the sea lamprey (Petromyzon marinus) genome provides insights into vertebrate evolution. Nat Genet. 45:415-21,421e1-2.

Elliott K.L, Houston D.W, Fritzsch B..  2013.  Transplantation of Xenopus laevis tissues to determine the ability of motor neurons to acquire a novel target. PLoS One. 8:e55541.


O'Neill P., Mak S.S, Fritzsch B., Ladher R.K, Baker C.V.  2012.  The amniote paratympanic organ develops from a previously undiscovered sensory placode. Nat Commun. 3:1041.

Duncan J.S, Fritzsch B..  2012.  Evolution of sound and balance perception: innovations that aggregate single hair cells into the ear and transform a gravistatic sensor into the organ of corti. Anatomical record. 295:1760-74.

Jahan I, Pan N, Kersigo J, Calisto LE, Morris KA, Kopecky B, Duncan JS, Beisel KW, Fritzsch B.  2012.  Expression of Neurog1 instead of Atoh1 can partially rescue organ of Corti cell survival.. PLoS One. 7(1):e30853.

Chen Y, Takano-Maruyama M, Fritzsch B, Gaufo GO.  2012.  Hoxb1 controls anteroposterior identity of vestibular projection neurons.. PLoS One. 7(4):e34762.

Glasco D.M, Sittaramane V., Bryant W., Fritzsch B., Sawant A., Paudyal A., Stewart M., Andre P., G. Vilhais-Neto C, Yang Y. et al..  2012.  The mouse Wnt/PCP protein Vangl2 is necessary for migration of facial branchiomotor neurons, and functions independently of Dishevelled. Dev Biol. 369:211-22.

Nakano Y., Jahan I., Bonde G., Sun X., Hildebrand M.S, Engelhardt J.F, Smith R.J, Cornell R.A, Fritzsch B., Banfi B..  2012.  A mutation in the Srrm4 gene causes alternative splicing defects and deafness in the Bronx waltzer mouse.PLoS Genet. 8:e1002966.

Kopecky B, Decook R, Fritzsch B.  2012.  Mutational ataxia resulting from abnormal vestibular acquisition and processing is partially compensated for.. Behav Neurosci. 126(2):301-13.

Kopecky B, Fritzsch B.  2012.  The MYC Road to Hearing Restoration. Cells. 1:667-698.

Kopecky B.J, Decook R., Fritzsch B..  2012.  N-Myc and L-Myc are essential for hair cell formation but not maintenance.Brain Res. 1484:1-14.

Pan N, Jahan I, Kersigo J, Duncan JS, Kopecky B, Fritzsch B.  2012.  A novel Atoh1 "self-terminating" mouse model reveals the necessity of proper Atoh1 level and duration for hair cell differentiation and viability.. PLoS One. 7(1):e30358.

Pan N., Jahan I., Kersigo J., Duncan J.S, Kopecky B., Fritzsch B..  2012.  A novel Atoh1 "self-terminating" mouse model reveals the necessity of proper Atoh1 level and duration for hair cell differentiation and viability. PLoS One. 7:e30358.

Kopecky B, Johnson S, Schmitz H, Santi P, Fritzsch B.  2012.  Scanning thin-sheet laser imaging microscopy elucidates details on mouse ear development.. Dev Dyn. 241(3):465-80.

Kopecky B.J, Duncan J.S, Elliott K.L, Fritzsch B..  2012.  Three-dimensional reconstructions from optical sections of thick mouse inner ears using confocal microscopy. J Microsc. 248:292-8.

Duncan JS, Fritzsch B.  2012.  Transforming the vestibular system one molecule at a time: the molecular and developmental basis of vertebrate auditory evolution.. Adv Exp Med Biol. 739:173-86.

Pan N, Kopecky B, Jahan I, Fritzsch B.  2012.  Understanding the evolution and development of neurosensory transcription factors of the ear to enhance therapeutic translation.. Cell Tissue Res. 349:415-32.


Duncan J, Kersigo J, Gray B, Fritzsch B.  2011.  Combining lipophilic dye, in situ hybridization, immunohistochemistry, and histology.. J Vis Exp. (49)

Pan N, Jahan I, Kersigo J, Kopecky B, Santi P, Johnson S, Schmitz H, Fritzsch B.  2011.  Conditional deletion of Atoh1 using Pax2-Cre results in viable mice without differentiated cochlear hair cells that have lost most of the organ of Corti.. Hear Res. 275(1-2):66-80.

Kopecky B, Santi P, Johnson S, Schmitz H, Fritzsch B.  2011.  Conditional deletion of N-Myc disrupts neurosensory and non-sensory development of the ear.. Dev Dyn. 240(6):1373-90.

Fritzsch B, Jahan I, Pan N, Kersigo J, Duncan J, Kopecky B.  2011.  Dissecting the molecular basis of organ of Corti development: Where are we now? Hear Res. 276(1-2):16-26.

Wong EYM, Wang X A, Mak S S, Sae-Pang J J, Ling K W, Fritzsch B, Sham M H.  2011.  Hoxb3 negatively regulates Hoxb1 expression in mouse hindbrain patterning.. Dev Biol. 352(2):382-92.

Duncan JS, Lim K-C, Engel JD, Fritzsch B.  2011.  Limited inner ear morphogenesis and neurosensory development are possible in the absence of GATA3.. Int J Dev Biol. 55(3):297-303.

Weston MD, Pierce ML, Jensen-Smith HC, Fritzsch B, Rocha-Sanchez S, Beisel KW, Soukup GA.  2011.  MicroRNA-183 family expression in hair cell development and requirement of microRNAs for hair cell maintenance and survival..Dev Dyn. 240(4):808-19.

Yang T, Kersigo J, Jahan I, Pan N, Fritzsch B.  2011.  The molecular basis of making spiral ganglion neurons and connecting them to hair cells of the organ of Corti.. Hear Res. 278(1-2):21-33.

Tao H, Manak RJ, Sowers L, Mei X, Kiyonari H, Abe T, Dahdaleh NS, Yang T, Wu S, Chen S et al..  2011.  Mutations in prickle orthologs cause seizures in flies, mice, and humans.. Am J Hum Genet. 88(2):138-49.

Kopecky B, Fritzsch B.  2011.  Regeneration of Hair Cells: Making Sense of All the Noise.. Pharmaceuticals (Basel). 4(6):848-879.

Kersigo J, D'Angelo A, Gray BD, Soukup GA, Fritzsch B.  2011.  The role of sensory organs and the forebrain for the development of the craniofacial shape as revealed by Foxg1-cre-mediated microRNA loss.. Genesis. 49(4):326-41.


Qu Y, Glasco DM, Zhou L, Sawant A, Ravni Aélia, Fritzsch B, Damrau C, Murdoch JN, Evans S, Pfaff SL et al..  2010.  Atypical cadherins Celsr1-3 differentially regulate migration of facial branchiomotor neurons in mice. J Neurosci. 30(28):9392-401.

Fritzsch B, Dillard M, Lavado A, Harvey NL, Jahan I.  2010.  Canal cristae growth and fiber extension to the outer hair cells of the mouse ear require Prox1 activity. PLoS One. 5(2):e9377.

Brown KK, Reiss JA, Crow K, Ferguson HL, Kelly C, Fritzsch B, Morton CC.  2010.  Deletion of an enhancer near DLX5 and DLX6 in a family with hearing loss, craniofacial defects, and an inv(7)(q21.3q35). Hum Genet. 127(1):19-31.

Maklad A, Kamel S, Wong E, Fritzsch B.  2010.  Development and organization of polarity-specific segregation of primary vestibular afferent fibers in mice. Cell Tissue Res. 340(2):303-21.

Crapon de Caprona D, Fritzsch B.  2010.  Dog genome evolution: a strategy to segregate biogeographic effects from human selection. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 107(4):E11.

Jahan I, Kersigo J, Pan N, Fritzsch B.  2010.  Neurod1 regulates survival and formation of connections in mouse ear and brain. Cell Tissue Res. 341(1):95-110.

Jahan I, Pan N, Kersigo J, Fritzsch B.  2010.  Neurod1 suppresses hair cell differentiation in ear ganglia and regulates hair cell subtype development in the cochlea. PLoS One. 5(7):e11661.

Bouchard M, de Caprona D, Busslinger M, Xu P, Fritzsch B.  2010.  Pax2 and Pax8 cooperate in mouse inner ear morphogenesis and innervation. BMC Dev Biol. 10:89.

Tonniges J, Hansen M, Duncan J, Bassett MJ, Fritzsch B, Gray BD, Easwaran A, Nichols MG.  2010.  Photo- and bio-physical characterization of novel violet and near-infrared lipophilic fluorophores for neuronal tracing. J Microsc. 239(2):117-34.

Sciarretta C, Fritzsch B, Beisel K, Rocha-Sanchez SM, Buniello A, Horn JM, Minichiello L.  2010.  PLCγ-activated signalling is essential for TrkB mediated sensory neuron structural plasticity. BMC Dev Biol. 10:103.

Fritzsch B, Eberl DF, Beisel KW.  2010.  The role of bHLH genes in ear development and evolution: revisiting a 10-year-old hypothesis. Cell Mol Life Sci. 67(18):3089-99.

Elliott KL, Fritzsch B.  2010.  Transplantation of Xenopus laevis ears reveals the ability to form afferent and efferent connections with the spinal cord. Int J Dev Biol. 54(10):1443-51.


Maricich SM, Xia A, Mathes EL, Wang VY, Oghalai JS, Fritzsch B, Zoghbi HY.  2009.  Atoh1-lineal neurons are required for hearing and for the survival of neurons in the spiral ganglion and brainstem accessory auditory nuclei. J Neurosci. 29(36):11123-33.

Pan N, Jahan I, Lee JE, Fritzsch B.  2009.  Defects in the cerebella of conditional Neurod1 null mice correlate with effective Tg(Atoh1-cre) recombination and granule cell requirements for Neurod1 for differentiation. Cell Tissue Res. 337(3):407-28.

Mak ACY, Szeto IYY, Fritzsch B, Cheah KSE.  2009.  Differential and overlapping expression pattern of SOX2 and SOX9 in inner ear development. Gene Expr Patterns. 9(6):444-53.

Katayama K-ichi, Zine A, Ota M, Matsumoto Y, Inoue T, Fritzsch B, Aruga J.  2009.  Disorganized innervation and neuronal loss in the inner ear of Slitrk6-deficient mice. PLoS One. 4(11):e7786.

Soukup GA, Fritzsch B, Pierce ML, Weston MD, Jahan I, McManus MT, Harfe BD.  2009.  Residual microRNA expression dictates the extent of inner ear development in conditional Dicer knockout mice. Dev Biol. 328(2):328-41.


Cunningham DD, Meng Z, Fritzsch B, Casey E S.  2008.  Cloning and developmental expression of the soxB2 genes, sox14 and sox21, during Xenopus laevis embryogenesis. Int J Dev Biol. 52(7):999-1004.

Okoruwa OE, Weston MD, Sanjeevi DC, Millemon AR, Fritzsch B, Hallworth R, Beisel KW.  2008.  Evolutionary insights into the unique electromotility motor of mammalian outer hair cells. Evol Dev. 10(3):300-15.

Zou D, Erickson C, Kim E-H, Jin D, Fritzsch B, Xu P-X.  2008.  Eya1 gene dosage critically affects the development of sensory epithelia in the mammalian inner ear. Hum Mol Genet. 17(21):3340-56.

Nichols DH, Pauley S, Jahan I, Beisel KW, Millen KJ, Fritzsch B.  2008.  Lmx1a is required for segregation of sensory epithelia and normal ear histogenesis and morphogenesis. Cell Tissue Res. 334(3):339-58.

Pierce ML, Weston MD, Fritzsch B, Gabel HW, Ruvkun G, Soukup GA.  2008.  MicroRNA-183 family conservation and ciliated neurosensory organ expression. Evol Dev. 10(1):106-13.

Ronca AE, Fritzsch B, Bruce LL, Alberts JR.  2008.  Orbital spaceflight during pregnancy shapes function of mammalian vestibular system. Behav Neurosci. 122(1):224-32.

Beisel K, Hansen L, Soukup G, Fritzsch B.  2008.  Regenerating cochlear hair cells: quo vadis stem cell. Cell Tissue Res. 333(3):373-9.

Dabdoub A, Puligilla C, Jones JM, Fritzsch B, Cheah KSE, Pevny LH, Kelley MW.  2008.  Sox2 signaling in prosensory domain specification and subsequent hair cell differentiation in the developing cochlea. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 105(47):18396-401.

Pauley S, Kopecky B, Beisel K, Soukup G, Fritzsch B.  2008.  Stem cells and molecular strategies to restore hearing. Panminerva Med. 50(1):41-53.


Rocha-Sanchez SMS, Morris KA, Kachar B, Nichols D, Fritzsch B, Beisel KW.  2007.  Developmental expression of Kcnq4 in vestibular neurons and neurosensory epithelia. Brain Res. 1139:117-25.

Puligilla C, Feng F, Ishikawa K, Bertuzzi S, Dabdoub A, Griffith AJ, Fritzsch B, Kelley MW.  2007.  Disruption of fibroblast growth factor receptor 3 signaling results in defects in cellular differentiation, neuronal patterning, and hearing impairment. Dev Dyn. 236(7):1905-17.

Jensen-Smith H, Gray B, Muirhead K, Ohlsson-Wilhelm B, Fritzsch B.  2007.  Long-distance three-color neuronal tracing in fixed tissue using NeuroVue dyes. Immunol Invest. 36(5-6):763-89.

Giraldez F, Fritzsch B.  2007.  The molecular biology of ear development - "Twenty years are nothing". Int J Dev Biol. 51(6-7):429-38.

Fritzsch B, Beisel KW, Pauley S, Soukup G.  2007.  Molecular evolution of the vertebrate mechanosensory cell and ear. Int J Dev Biol. 51(6-7):663-78.

Longo-Guess CM, Gagnon LH, Fritzsch B, Johnson KR.  2007.  Targeted knockout and lacZ reporter expression of the mouse Tmhs deafness gene and characterization of the hscy-2J mutation. Mamm Genome. 18(9):646-56.


Fritzsch B, Pauley S, Beisel KW.  2006.  Cells, molecules and morphogenesis: the making of the vertebrate ear.. Brain Res. 1091(1):151-71.

von Bartheld CS, Fritzsch B.  2006.  Comparative analysis of neurotrophin receptors and ligands in vertebrate neurons: tools for evolutionary stability or changes in neural circuits? Brain Behav Evol. 68(3):157-72.

Tian Y, James S, Zuo J, Fritzsch B, Beisel KW.  2006.  Conditional and inducible gene recombineering in the mouse inner ear.. Brain Res. 1091(1):243-54.

Morris JK, Maklad A, Hansen LA, Feng F, Sorensen C, Lee K-F, Macklin WB, Fritzsch B.  2006.  A disorganized innervation of the inner ear persists in the absence of ErbB2.. Brain Res. 1091(1):186-99.

Pauley S, Lai E, Fritzsch B.  2006.  Foxg1 is required for morphogenesis and histogenesis of the mammalian inner ear..Dev Dyn. 235(9):2470-82.

Fritzsch B, Beisel KW, Hansen LA.  2006.  The molecular basis of neurosensory cell formation in ear development: a blueprint for hair cell and sensory neuron regeneration? Bioessays. 28(12):1181-93.

Matei VA, Feng F, Pauley S, Beisel KW, Nichols MG, Fritzsch B.  2006.  Near-infrared laser illumination transforms the fluorescence absorbing X-Gal reaction product BCI into a transparent, yet brightly fluorescent substance.. Brain Res Bull. 70(1):33-43.


Fritzsch B, Piatigorsky J.  2005.  Ancestry of photic and mechanic sensation? Science. 308(5725):1113-4;authorreply1113-4.

Fritzsch B, Piatigorsky J, Tessmar-Raible K, Jékely G, Guy K, Raible F, Wittbrodt J, Arendt D.  2005.  Ancestry of Photic and Mechanic Sensation? Science. 308(5725):1113-1114.

Fritzsch B, Matei VA, Nichols DH, Bermingham N, Jones K, Beisel KW, Wang VY.  2005.  Atoh1 null mice show directed afferent fiber growth to undifferentiated ear sensory epithelia followed by incomplete fiber retention.. Dev Dyn. 233(2):570-83.

Beisel KW, Wang-Lundberg Y, Maklad A, Fritzsch B.  2005.  Development and evolution of the vestibular sensory apparatus of the mammalian ear.. J Vestib Res. 15(5-6):225-41.

Fritzsch B, Gregory D, Rosa-Molinar E.  2005.  The development of the hindbrain afferent projections in the axolotl: evidence for timing as a specific mechanism of afferent fiber sorting.. Zoology (Jena). 108(4):297-306.

Beisel KW, Rocha-Sanchez SM, Morris KA, Nie L, Feng F, Kachar B, Yamoah EN, Fritzsch B.  2005.  Differential expression of KCNQ4 in inner hair cells and sensory neurons is the basis of progressive high-frequency hearing loss.. J Neurosci. 25(40):9285-93.

Fritzsch B, Muirhead KA, Feng F, Gray BD, Ohlsson-Wilhelm BM.  2005.  Diffusion and imaging properties of three new lipophilic tracers, NeuroVue Maroon, NeuroVue Red and NeuroVue Green and their use for double and triple labeling of neuronal profile.. Brain Res Bull. 66(3):249-58.

Dongowski G, Fritzsch B, Giessler J, Härtl A, Kuhlmann O, Neubert RHH.  2005.  The influence of bile salts and mixed micelles on the pharmacokinetics of quinine in rabbits.. Eur J Pharm Biopharm. 60(1):147-51.

Fritzsch B, Pauley S, Matei V, Katz DM, Xiang M, Tessarollo L.  2005.  Mutant mice reveal the molecular and cellular basis for specific sensory connections to inner ear epithelia and primary nuclei of the brain.. Hear Res. 206(1-2):52-63.

Mantela J, Jiang Z, Ylikoski J, Fritzsch B, Zacksenhaus E, Pirvola U.  2005.  The retinoblastoma gene pathway regulates the postmitotic state of hair cells of the mouse inner ear.. Development. 132(10):2377-88.

Matei V, Pauley S, Kaing S, Rowitch D, Beisel KW, Morris K, Feng F, Jones K, Lee J, Fritzsch B.  2005.  Smaller inner ear sensory epithelia in Neurog 1 null mice are related to earlier hair cell cycle exit.. Dev Dyn. 234(3):633-50.


Reidelberger RD, Hernandez J, Fritzsch B, Hulce M.  2004.  Abdominal vagal mediation of the satiety effects of CCK in rats.. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 286(6):R1005-12.

Hellard D, Brosenitsch T, Fritzsch B, Katz DM.  2004.  Cranial sensory neuron development in the absence of brain-derived neurotrophic factor in BDNF/Bax double null mice.. Dev Biol. 275(1):34-43.

Tian Y, Li M, Fritzsch B, Zuo J.  2004.  Creation of a transgenic mouse for hair-cell gene targeting by using a modified bacterial artificial chromosome containing Prestin.. Dev Dyn. 231(1):199-203.

Zou D, Silvius D, Fritzsch B, Xu P-X.  2004.  Eya1 and Six1 are essential for early steps of sensory neurogenesis in mammalian cranial placodes.. Development. 131(22):5561-72.

Li M, Tian Y, Fritzsch B, Gao J, Wu X, Zuo J.  2004.  Inner hair cell Cre-expressing transgenic mouse.. Genesis. 39(3):173-7.

Maklad A, Fritzsch B, Hansen LA.  2004.  Innervation of the maxillary vibrissae in mice as revealed by anterograde and retrograde tract tracing.. Cell Tissue Res. 315(2):167-80.

Fritzsch B, Beisel KW.  2004.  Keeping sensory cells and evolving neurons to connect them to the brain: molecular conservation and novelties in vertebrate ear development.. Brain Behav Evol. 64(3):182-97.

Fritzsch B, Tessarollo L, Coppola E, Reichardt LF.  2004.  Neurotrophins in the ear: their roles in sensory neuron survival and fiber guidance.. Prog Brain Res. 146:265-78.

Tessarollo L, Coppola V, Fritzsch B.  2004.  NT-3 replacement with brain-derived neurotrophic factor redirects vestibular nerve fibers to the cochlea.. J Neurosci. 24(10):2575-84.

de Caprona CM-D, Beisel KW, Nichols DH, Fritzsch B.  2004.  Partial behavioral compensation is revealed in balance tasked mutant mice lacking otoconia.. Brain Res Bull. 64(4):289-301.

Gurung B, Fritzsch B.  2004.  Time course of embryonic midbrain and thalamic auditory connection development in mice as revealed by carbocyanine dye tracing.. J Comp Neurol. 479(3):309-27.


Bruce LL.  2003.  Adaptations of the vestibular system to short and long-term exposures to altered gravity.. Adv Space Res. 32(8):1533-9.

Xiang M, Maklad A, Pirvola U, Fritzsch B.  2003.  Brn3c null mutant mice show long-term, incomplete retention of some afferent inner ear innervation.. BMC Neurosci. 4:2.

He DZZ, Beisel KW, Chen L, Ding D-L, Jia S, Fritzsch B, Salvi R.  2003.  Chick hair cells do not exhibit voltage-dependent somatic motility.. J Physiol. 546(Pt 2):511-20.

Fritzsch B.  2003.  Development of inner ear afferent connections: forming primary neurons and connecting them to the developing sensory epithelia.. Brain Res Bull. 60(5-6):423-33.

Maklad A, Fritzsch B.  2003.  Development of vestibular afferent projections into the hindbrain and their central targets.. Brain Res Bull. 60(5-6):497-510.

Fritzsch B.  2003.  The ear of Latimeria chalumnae revisited.. Zoology (Jena). 106(3):243-8.

Pauley S, Wright TJ, Pirvola U, Ornitz D, Beisel K, Fritzsch B.  2003.  Expression and function of FGF10 in mammalian inner ear development.. Dev Dyn. 227(2):203-15.

Fritzsch B, Beisel KW.  2003.  Molecular conservation and novelties in vertebrate ear development.. Curr Top Dev Biol. 57:1-44.

Fritzsch B.  2003.  Molecular developmental neurobiology of formation, guidance and survival of primary vestibular neurons.. Adv Space Res. 32(8):1495-500.

Gu C, Rodriguez RE, Reimert DV, Shu T, Fritzsch B, Richards LJ, Kolodkin AL, Ginty DD.  2003.  Neuropilin-1 conveys semaphorin and VEGF signaling during neural and cardiovascular development.. Dev Cell. 5(1):45-57.

Müller M, Jabs N, Lorke DE, Fritzsch B, Sander M.  2003.  Nkx6.1 controls migration and axon pathfinding of cranial branchio-motoneurons. Development. 130(23):5815-26.

Maklad A, Fritzsch B.  2003.  Partial segregation of posterior crista and saccular fibers to the nodulus and uvula of the cerebellum in mice, and its development.. Brain Res Dev Brain Res. 140(2):223-36.


Ali MF, Lips KR, Knoop FC, Fritzsch B, Miller C, Conlon MJ.  2002.  Antimicrobial peptides and protease inhibitors in the skin secretions of the crawfish frog, Rana areolata.. Biochim Biophys Acta. 1601(1):55-63.

Rubel EW, Fritzsch B.  2002.  Auditory system development: primary auditory neurons and their targets.. Annu Rev Neurosci. 25:51-101.

Judice TN, Nelson NC, Beisel CL, Delimont DC, Fritzsch B, Beisel KW.  2002.  Cochlear whole mount in situ hybridization: identification of longitudinal and radial gradients.. Brain Res Brain Res Protoc. 9(1):65-76.

Fritzsch B, Beisel KW, Jones K, Farinas I, Maklad A, Lee J, Reichardt LF.  2002.  Development and evolution of inner ear sensory epithelia and their innervation.. J Neurobiol. 53(2):143-56.

Maklad A, Fritzsch B.  2002.  The developmental segregation of posterior crista and saccular vestibular fibers in mice: a carbocyanine tracer study using confocal microscopy.. Brain Res Dev Brain Res. 135(1-2):1-17.

Postigo A, Calella A M, Fritzsch B, Knipper M, Katz D, Eilers A, Schimmang T, Lewin GR, Klein Rüdiger, Minichiello L.  2002.  Distinct requirements for TrkB and TrkC signaling in target innervation by sensory neurons.. Genes Dev. 16(5):633-45.


Huang EJ, Liu W, Fritzsch B, Bianchi LM, Reichardt LF, Xiang M.  2001.  Brn3a is a transcriptional regulator of soma size, target field innervation and axon pathfinding of inner ear sensory neurons.. Development. 128(13):2421-32.

Fritzsch B, Maklad A, Bruce LL, Crapon de Caprona MD.  2001.  Development of the ear and of connections between the ear and the brain: is there a role for gravity? Adv Space Res. 28(4):595-600.

Coppola V, Kucera J, Palko ME, Martinez-De Velasco J, Lyons WE, Fritzsch B, Tessarollo L.  2001.  Dissection of NT3 functions in vivo by gene replacement strategy.. Development. 128(21):4315-27.

Fritzsch B, Beisel KW.  2001.  Evolution and development of the vertebrate ear.. Brain Res Bull. 55(6):711-21.

Qian Y, Fritzsch B, Shirasawa S, Chen CL, Choi Y, Ma Q.  2001.  Formation of brainstem (nor)adrenergic centers and first-order relay visceral sensory neurons is dependent on homeodomain protein Rnx/Tlx3.. Genes Dev. 15(19):2533-45.

Maklad A, Quinn T, Fritzsch B.  2001.  Intracranial distribution of the sympathetic system in mice: DiI tracing and immunocytochemical labeling.. Anat Rec. 263(1):99-111.

Wilson SM, Householder DB, Coppola V, Tessarollo L, Fritzsch B, Lee EC, Goss D, Carlson GA, Copeland NG, Jenkins NA.  2001.  Mutations in Cdh23 cause nonsyndromic hearing loss in waltzer mice.. Genomics. 74(2):228-33.

Kim WY, Fritzsch B, Serls A, Bakel LA, Huang EJ, Reichardt LF, Barth DS, Lee JE.  2001.  NeuroD-null mice are deaf due to a severe loss of the inner ear sensory neurons during development.. Development. 128(3):417-26.

Fritzsch B, Signore M, Simeone A.  2001.  Otx1 null mutant mice show partial segregation of sensory epithelia comparable to lamprey ears.. Dev Genes Evol. 211(8-9):388-96.

Bermingham NA, Hassan BA, Wang VY, Fernandez M, Banfi S, Bellen HJ, Fritzsch B, Zoghbi HY.  2001.  Proprioceptor pathway development is dependent on Math1.. Neuron. 30(2):411-22.

Farinas I, Jones KR, Tessarollo L, Vigers AJ, Huang E, Kirstein M, de Caprona DC, Coppola V, Backus C, Reichardt LF et al..  2001.  Spatial shaping of cochlear innervation by temporally regulated neurotrophin expression.. J Neurosci. 21(16):6170-80.

Karis A, Pata I, van Doorninck JH, Grosveld F, de Zeeuw CI, de Caprona D, Fritzsch B.  2001.  Transcription factor GATA-3 alters pathway selection of olivocochlear neurons and affects morphogenesis of the ear.. J Comp Neurol. 429(4):615-30.


Fritzsch B, Beisel KW, Bermingham NA.  2000.  Developmental evolutionary biology of the vertebrate ear: conserving mechanoelectric transduction and developmental pathways in diverging morphologies.. Neuroreport. 11(17):R35-44.

Ronca AE, Fritzsch B, Alberts JR, Bruce LL.  2000.  Effects of microgravity on vestibular development and function in rats: genetics and environment.. Korean J Biol Sci. 4(3):215-21.

Cowan CA, Yokoyama N, Bianchi LM, Henkemeyer M, Fritzsch B.  2000.  EphB2 guides axons at the midline and is necessary for normal vestibular function.. Neuron. 26(2):417-30.

Pirvola U, Spencer-Dene B, Xing-Qun L, Kettunen P, Thesleff I, Fritzsch B, Dickson C, Ylikoski J.  2000.  FGF/FGFR-2(IIIb) signaling is essential for inner ear morphogenesis.. J Neurosci. 20(16):6125-34.

Fritzsch B, Neubert RH, Dongowski G, Heinevetter L.  2000.  Interactions between food components and drugs. Part 8: Effect of pectins and bile acid preparations forming stable mixed micelles on transport of quinine in vitro.. Pharmazie. 55(1):59-61.

Beisel KW, Nelson NC, Delimont DC, Fritzsch B.  2000.  Longitudinal gradients of KCNQ4 expression in spiral ganglion and cochlear hair cells correlate with progressive hearing loss in DFNA2.. Brain Res Mol Brain Res. 82(1-2):137-49.

Ma Q, Anderson DJ, Fritzsch B.  2000.  Neurogenin 1 null mutant ears develop fewer, morphologically normal hair cells in smaller sensory epithelia devoid of innervation.. J Assoc Res Otolaryngol. 1(2):129-43.


Barritt LC, Fritzsch B, Beisel KW.  1999.  Characterization of G-protein betagamma expression in inner ear.. Brain Res Mol Brain Res. 68(1-2):42-54.

Maklad A, Fritzsch B.  1999.  Incomplete segregation of endorgan-specific vestibular ganglion cells in mice and rats.. J Vestib Res. 9(6):387-99.

Fritzsch B, Neubert RH, Dongowski G, Giessler J.  1999.  Influence of nutrition factors forming stable mixed micelles on permeation of quinine in vitro studied by the everted sac technique.. Pharmazie. 54(6):473.

Fritzsch B, Pirvola U, Ylikoski J.  1999.  Making and breaking the innervation of the ear: neurotrophic support during ear development and its clinical implications.. Cell Tissue Res. 295(3):369-82.

Zuo J, Treadaway J, Buckner TW, Fritzsch B.  1999.  Visualization of alpha9 acetylcholine receptor expression in hair cells of transgenic mice containing a modified bacterial artificial chromosome.. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 96(24):14100-5.

Rosa-Molinar E, Proskocil BJ, Ettel M, Fritzsch B.  1999.  Whole-mount procedures for simultaneous visualization of nerves, neurons, cartilage and bone.. Brain Res Brain Res Protoc. 4(2):115-23.


Fritzsch B, Barbacid M, Silos-Santiago I.  1998.  The combined effects of trkB and trkC mutations on the innervation of the inner ear.. Int J Dev Neurosci. 16(6):493-505.

Fritzsch B, Beisel K.  1998.  Development and maintenance of ear innervation and function: lessons from mutations in mouse and man.. Am J Hum Genet. 63(5):1263-70.

Fritzsch B.  1998.  Evolution of the vestibulo-ocular system.. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 119(3):182-92.

Rosa-Molinar E, Proskocil BJ, Hendricks SE, Fritzsch B.  1998.  A mechanism for anterior transposition of the anal fin and its appendicular support in the western mosquitofish, gambusia affinis affinis. Acta Anat (Basel). 163(2):75-91.

Fritzsch B, Barbacid M, Silos-Santiago I.  1998.  Nerve dependency of developing and mature sensory receptor cells..Ann N Y Acad Sci. 855:14-27.

Fritzsch B.  1998.  Of mice and genes: evolution of vertebrate brain development.. Brain Behav Evol. 52(4-5):207-17.

Conlon JM, Fan H, Fritzsch B.  1998.  Purification and structural characterization of insulin and glucagon from the bichir Polypterus senegalis (Actinopterygii: Polypteriformes).. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 109(1):86-93.


Bruce LL, Fritzsch B.  1997.  The development of vestibular connections in rat embryos in microgravity.. J Gravit Physiol. 4(2):P59-62.

Bruce LL, Kingsley J, Nichols DH, Fritzsch B.  1997.  The development of vestibulocochlear efferents and cochlear afferents in mice.. Int J Dev Neurosci. 15(4-5):671-92.

Hallböök F, Fritzsch B.  1997.  Distribution of BDNF and trkB mRNA in the otic region of 3.5 and 4.5 day chick embryos as revealed with a combination of in situ hybridization and tract tracing.. Int J Dev Biol. 41(5):725-32.

Fritzsch B, Silos-Santiago I, Bianchi LM, Farinas I.  1997.  Effects of neurotrophin and neurotrophin receptor disruption on the afferent inner ear innervation.. Semin Cell Dev Biol. 8(3):277-284.

Bruce LL, Christensen MA, Fritzsch B.  1997.  Electron microscopic differentiation of directly and transneuronally transported DiI and applications for studies of synaptogenesis.. J Neurosci Methods. 73(1):107-12.

Lee SM, Danielian PS, Fritzsch B, McMahon AP.  1997.  Evidence that FGF8 signalling from the midbrain-hindbrain junction regulates growth and polarity in the developing midbrain.. Development. 124(5):959-69.

Fritzsch B, Fariñas I, Reichardt LF.  1997.  Lack of neurotrophin 3 causes losses of both classes of spiral ganglion neurons in the cochlea in a region-specific fashion.. J Neurosci. 17(16):6213-25.

Fritzsch B, Sarai PA, Barbacid M, Silos-Santiago I.  1997.  Mice with a targeted disruption of the neurotrophin receptor trkB lose their gustatory ganglion cells early but do develop taste buds.. Int J Dev Neurosci. 15(4-5):563-76.

Fritzsch B, Silos-Santiago I, Bianchi LM, Fariñas I.  1997.  The role of neurotrophic factors in regulating the development of inner ear innervation.. Trends Neurosci. 20(4):159-64.

Fritzsch B.  1997.  On the role played by ontogenetic remodeling and functional transformation in the evolution of terrestrial hearing.. Brain Behav Evol. 50(1):38-49.

Silos-Santiago I, Fagan AM, Garber M, Fritzsch B, Barbacid M.  1997.  Severe sensory deficits but normal CNS development in newborn mice lacking TrkB and TrkC tyrosine protein kinase receptors.. Eur J Neurosci. 9(10):2045-56.

Rosa-Molinar E, McCaffery PJ, Fritzsch B.  1997.  Sex differences in endogenous retinoid release in the post-embryonic spinal cord of the western mosquitofish, Gambusia affinis affinis.. Adv Exp Med Biol. 414:95-108.


Bianchi LM, Conover JC, Fritzsch B, DeChiara T, Lindsay RM, Yancopoulos GD.  1996.  Degeneration of vestibular neurons in late embryogenesis of both heterozygous and homozygous BDNF null mutant mice.. Development. 122(6):1965-73.

Fritzsch B.  1996.  Development of the labyrinthine efferent system.. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 781:21-33.

Fritzsch B.  1996.  How does the urodele ear develop? Int J Dev Biol. 40(4):763-71.

Hellmann B, Fritzsch B.  1996.  Neuroanatomical and histochemical evidence for the presence of common lateral line and inner ear efferents and of efferents to the basilar papilla in a frog, Xenopus laevis.. Brain Behav Evol. 47(4):185-94.

Rosa-Molinar E, Fritzsch B, Hendricks SE.  1996.  Organizational-activational concept revisited: sexual differentiation in an atherinomorph teleost.. Horm Behav. 30(4):563-75.

Fritzsch B, Hallböök F.  1996.  A simple and reliable technique to combine oligonucleotide probe in situ hybridization with neuronal tract tracing in vertebrate embryos.. Biotech Histochem. 71(6):289-94.


Fritzsch B, Nichols DH, Echelard Y, McMahon AP.  1995.  Development of midbrain and anterior hindbrain ocular motoneurons in normal and Wnt-1 knockout mice.. J Neurobiol. 27(4):457-69.

Northcutt RG, Brändle K, Fritzsch B.  1995.  Electroreceptors and mechanosensory lateral line organs arise from single placodes in axolotls.. Dev Biol. 168(2):358-73.

Fritzsch B.  1995.  Evolution and desensitization of LGIC receptors.. Trends Neurosci. 18(7):297;authorreply298-9.

Fritzsch B.  1995.  Rhombomeres and innervation fields.. Trends Neurosci. 18(11):486;authorreply487-8.

Norgren RB, Gao C, Ji Y, Fritzsch B.  1995.  Tangential migration of luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone (LHRH) neurons in the medial telencephalon in association with transient axons extending from the olfactory nerve.. Neurosci Lett. 202(1-2):9-12.


Rosa-Molinar E, Hendricks SE, Rodriguez-Sierra JF, Fritzsch B.  1994.  Development of the anal fin appendicular support in the western mosquitofish, Gambusia affinis affinis (Baird and Girard, 1854): a reinvestigation and reinterpretation..Acta Anat (Basel). 151(1):20-35.


Fritzsch B, Northcutt RG.  1993.  Cranial and spinal nerve organization in amphioxus and lampreys: evidence for an ancestral craniate pattern.. Acta Anat (Basel). 148(2-3):96-109.

Fritzsch B, Nichols DH.  1993.  DiI reveals a prenatal arrival of efferents at the differentiating otocyst of mice.. Hear Res. 65(1-2):51-60.

Fritzsch B.  1993.  Fast axonal diffusion of 3000 molecular weight dextran amines.. J Neurosci Methods. 50(1):95-103.

Fritzsch B, Christensen MA, Nichols DH.  1993.  Fiber pathways and positional changes in efferent perikarya of 2.5- to 7-day chick embryos as revealed with DiI and dextran amines.. J Neurobiol. 24(11):1481-99.

Neubert R, Fritzsch B, Dongowski G.  1993.  [Interactions between food ingredients and drugs].. Pharmazie. 48(10):723-8.

Wilm C, Fritzsch B.  1993.  Ipsilateral retinopetal projection of the nucleus olfactoretinalis (NOR) during development and regeneration: a DiI study in a cichlid fish.. J Neurobiol. 24(1):70-9.

Fritzsch B, Northcutt RG.  1993.  Origin and migration of trochlear, oculomotor and abducent motor neurons in Petromyzon marinus L.. Brain Res Dev Brain Res. 74(1):122-6.

Wilm C, Fritzsch B.  1993.  Regenerating retinal fibers display error-free homing along undamaged normal fibers.. J Neurobiol. 24(7):898-902.


Fritzsch B, Wilm C.  1992.  The development of ipsilateral retinal projections into the tectum in the cichlid fish Haplochromis burtoni: a Dil study in fixed tissue.. J Neurobiol. 23(6):708-19.

Wilm C, Fritzsch B.  1992.  Evidence for a driving role of ingrowing axons for the shifting of older retinal terminals in the tectum of fish.. J Neurobiol. 23(2):149-62.

Wilm C, Fritzsch B.  1992.  Ipsilateral retinal projections into the tectum during regeneration of the optic nerve in the cichlid fish Haplochromis burtoni: a Dil study in fixed tissue.. J Neurobiol. 23(6):692-707.

Fritzsch B, Northcutt RG.  1992.  A plastic embedding technique for analyzing fluorescent dextran-amine labelled neuronal profiles.. Biotech Histochem. 67(3):153-7.

Manns M, Fritzsch B.  1992.  Retinoic acid affects the organization of reticulospinal neurons in developing Xenopus..Neurosci Lett. 139(2):253-6.


Naujoks-Manteuffel C, Sonntag R, Fritzsch B.  1991.  Development of the amphibian oculomotor complex: evidences for migration of oculomotor motoneurons across the midline.. Anat Embryol (Berl). 183(6):545-52.

Manns M, Fritzsch B.  1991.  The eye in the brain: retinoic acid effects morphogenesis of the eye and pathway selection of axons but not the differentiation of the retina in Xenopus laevis.. Neurosci Lett. 127(2):150-4.

Bleckmann H, Niemann U, Fritzsch B.  1991.  Peripheral and central aspects of the acoustic and lateral line system of a bottom dwelling catfish, Ancistrus sp.. J Comp Neurol. 314(3):452-66.

Fritzsch B, Sonntag R.  1991.  Sequential double labelling with different fluorescent dyes coupled to dextran amines as a tool to estimate the accuracy of tracer application and of regeneration.. J Neurosci Methods. 39(1):9-17.


Fritzsch B, Collin SP.  1990.  Dendritic distribution of two populations of ganglion cells and the retinopetal fibers in the retina of the silver lamprey (Ichthyomyzon unicuspis).. Vis Neurosci. 4(6):533-45.

Fritzsch B, Crapon de Caprona MD, Clarke PG.  1990.  Development of two morphological types of retinopetal fibers in chick embryos, as shown by the diffusion along axons of a carbocyanine dye in the fixed retina.. J Comp Neurol. 300(3):405-21.

Fritzsch B, Wilm C.  1990.  Dextran amines in neuronal tracing.. Trends Neurosci. 13(1):14.

Fritzsch B, Niemann U, Bleckmann H.  1990.  A discrete projection of the sacculus and lagena to a distinct brainstem nucleus in a catfish.. Neurosci Lett. 111(1-2):7-11.

Fritzsch B.  1990.  The evolution of metamorphosis in amphibians.. J Neurobiol. 21(7):1011-21.

Fritzsch B.  1990.  Experimental reorganization in the alar plate of the clawed toad, Xenopus laevis. I. Quantitative and qualitative effects of embryonic otocyst extirpation.. Brain Res Dev Brain Res. 51(1):113-22.

Wilm C, Fritzsch B.  1990.  Ipsilateral retinofugal projections in a percomorph bony fish: their experimental induction, specificity and maintenance.. Brain Behav Evol. 36(5):271-99.

Gutknecht D, Fritzsch B.  1990.  Lithium can transform ear placodes of Xenopus into multiple otic vesicles connected by tubes.. Naturwissenschaften. 77(5):235-7.

Fritzsch B, Crapon de Caprona MD.  1990.  Neurogenesis and learning.. Trends Neurosci. 13(8):328.

Fritzsch B, Sonntag R.  1990.  Oculomotor (N III) motoneurons can innervate the superior oblique muscle of Xenopus after larval trochlear (N IV) nerve surgery.. Neurosci Lett. 114(2):129-34.

Fritzsch B, Sonntag R, Dubuc R, Ohta Y, Grillner S.  1990.  Organization of the six motor nuclei innervating the ocular muscles in lamprey.. J Comp Neurol. 294(4):491-506.

Fritzsch B, Zakon HH, Sanchez DY.  1990.  Time course of structural changes in regenerating electroreceptors of a weakly electric fish.. J Comp Neurol. 300(3):386-404.


Wilm C, Fritzsch B.  1989.  Development of tectal neurons in the perciform teleost Haplochromis burtoni. A Golgi study.. Brain Res Dev Brain Res. 47(1):35-52.

Fritzsch B, Dubuc R, Ohta Y, Grillner S.  1989.  Efferents to the labyrinth of the river lamprey (Lampetra fluviatilis) as revealed with retrograde tracing techniques.. Neurosci Lett. 96(3):241-6.


Fritzsch B.  1988.  The amphibian octavo-lateralis system and its regressive and progressive evolution.. Acta Biol Hung. 39(2-3):305-22.

Fritzsch B.  1988.  The lateral-line and inner-ear afferents in larval and adult urodeles.. Brain Behav Evol. 31(6):325-48.

Fritzsch B, Zakon HH.  1988.  A simple, reliable and inexpensive silver stain for nerve fibers in bleached skin.. Z Naturforsch C. 43(7-8):606-8.

Fritzsch B, Sonntag R.  1988.  The trochlear motoneurons of lampreys (Lampetra fluviatilis): location, morphology and numbers as revealed with horseradish peroxidase.. Cell Tissue Res. 252(2):223-9.


Sonntag R, Fritzsch B.  1987.  The development of the amphibian trochlear nucleus. An HRP study.. Neurosci Lett. 77(2):143-8.

Fritzsch B, Wahnschaffe U.  1987.  Electron microscopical evidence for common inner ear and lateral line efferents in urodeles.. Neurosci Lett. 81(1-2):48-52.

Fritzsch B.  1987.  Inner ear of the coelacanth fish Latimeria has tetrapod affinities.. Nature. 327(6118):153-4.

Fritzsch B, Wilm C, Crapon de Caprona MD.  1987.  Ipsilateral retinofugal and retinopetal projections in normal and monocular cichlid fish.. Neurosci Lett. 78(3):259-64.

Wahnschaffe U, Bartsch U, Fritzsch B.  1987.  Metamorphic changes within the lateral-line system of Anura.. Anat Embryol (Berl). 175(4):431-42.

Fritzsch B, Sonntag R.  1987.  The trochlear nerve of amphibians and its relation to proprioceptive fibers: a qualitative and quantitative HRP study.. Anat Embryol (Berl). 177(2):105-14.


Fritzsch B, Himstedt W, Crapon de Caprona MD.  1985.  Visual projections in larval Ichthyophis kohtaoensis (Amphibia: gymnophiona).. Brain Res. 355(2):201-10.


Fritzsch B, Crapon de Caprona MD, Wächtler K, Körtje KH.  1984.  Neuroanatomical evidence for electroreception in lampreys. Z Naturforsch C. 39(7-8):856-8.

Fritzsch B, Crapon de Caprona D.  1984.  The origin of centrifugal inner ear fibers of gymnophions (amphibia). A horseradish peroxidase study.. Neurosci Lett. 46(2):131-6.

Fritzsch B, Nikundiwe AM, Will U.  1984.  Projection patterns of lateral-line afferents in anurans: a comparative HRP study.. J Comp Neurol. 229(3):451-69.


Crapon de Caprona MD, Fritzsch B.  1983.  The development of the retinopetal nucleus olfacto-retinalis of two cichlid fish as revealed by horseradish peroxidase.. Brain Res. 313(2):281-301.

Fritzsch B, Wahnschaffe U.  1983.  The electroreceptive ampullary organs of urodeles.. Cell Tissue Res. 229(3):483-503.


Münz H, Claas B, Fritzsch B.  1982.  Electrophysiological evidence of electroreception in the axolotl Siredon mexicanum.. Neurosci Lett. 28(1):107-11.


Claas B, Fritzsch B, Münz H.  1981.  Common efferents to lateral line and labyrinthine hair cells in aquatic vertebrates..Neurosci Lett. 27(3):231-5.

Rettig G, Fritzsch B, Himstedt W.  1981.  Development of retinofugal neuropil areas in the brain of the alpine newt, Triturus alpestris.. Anat Embryol (Berl). 162(2):163-71.

Fritzsch B.  1981.  Efferent neurons to the labyrinth of Salamandra salamandra as revealed by retrograde transport of horseradish peroxidase.. Neurosci Lett. 26(3):191-6.

Fritzsch B.  1981.  The pattern of lateral-line afferents in urodeles. A horseradish-peroxidase study.. Cell Tissue Res. 218(3):581-94.

Fritzsch B, Himstedt W.  1981.  Pretectal neurons project to the salamander retina.. Neurosci Lett. 24(1):13-7.

Fritzsch B.  1981.  Transneuronal vestibular afferent influence on the nodular molecular layer synaptogenesis.. Anat Embryol (Berl). 162(2):199-208.


Fritzsch B, Himstedt W.  1980.  Anatomy of visual afferents in salamander brain.. Naturwissenschaften. 67(4):203-4.

Fritzsch B.  1980.  Retinal projections in European Salamandridae.. Cell Tissue Res. 213(2):325-41.


Fritzsch B.  1979.  Observations on degenerative changes of Purkinje cells during early development in mice and in normal and otocyst-deprived chickens.. Anat Embryol (Berl). 158(1):95-102.