Katalin Schlett, PhD

associate professor

room: 6-411., phone: /8380

Teaching activity (in English)

  • ELUP course: Anatomy and Physiology Practicum

Research interest

  • neural cell biology

Selected publications

Schlett K., Madarász E. (1997) Retinoic acid induced neural differentiation in neuroectodermal cells immortalized by p53 deficiency. J. Neurosci. Res. 47:405-415.

Czirók A., Schlett K., Madarász E., Vicsek T. (1998) Exponential distribution of locomotion activity in cell cultures. Phys. Rev. Lett. 81:3038-3041.

Schlett K., Czirók A., Tárnok K., Vicsek T. , Madarász E. (2000) Dynamics of cell aggregation during in vitro neurogenesis by immortalized neuroectodermal progenitors. J. Neurosci. Res. 60:184-194.

Varju P., Schlett K., U. Eisel, Madarász E. Schedule of NMDA receptor subunit expression and functional channel formation in the course of in vitro neurogenesis. (2001) J. Neurochem. 77:1444-1456.

Herberth B., Pataki Á., Jelitai M., Schlett K., Deák F., Spät A., Madarász E. (2002) Changes of KCl sensitivity of proliferating neural progenitors during in vitro neurogenesis. J. Neurosci. Res. 67:574-82.

Jelitai M., Schlett K., P. Varju, U. Eisel, Madarász E. (2002) Regulated appearance of NMDA receptor subunits and channel functions during in vitro neuronal differentiation. J. Neurobiol. 51:54-65.

Tárnok K., Pataki Á., Kovács J., Schlett K., Madarász E. (2002) Stage-dependent effects of cell-to-cell connections on the in vitro induced neurogenesis. Eur. J. Cell Biol. 81:403-412.

Marchetti L., Klein M., Schlett K., Pfizenmaier K., Eisel U.L.M. (2004) TNF mediated neuroprotection against glutamate induced excitotoxicity is enhanced by NMDA receptor activation: essential role of a TNF receptor 2 mediated, PI3 kinase dependent NF-B pathway. J. Biol. Chem. 279:32869-32881.

Schlett K., Pieri I., Metzger F., Marchetti L., Steigerwald F., Dere E., Kirilly D., Tárnok K., Barabás B., Kis Varga Á., Gerspach J., Huston J.P., Pfizenmaier K., Köhr G., Eisel U.L.M. (2004) Long-term NR2B expression in the cerebellum alters granule cell development and leads to NR2A downregulation and motor deficits. Mol. Cell. Neurosci., 27:215-226.

Farkas B., Tantos A., Schlett K., Friedrich P., Vilagi I. (2004) Ischemia-induced increase in long-term potentiation is warded off by specific calpain inhibitor PD150606. Brain Res., 1024:150-158.

Tárnok K., Czirók A., Czöndör K., Schlett K. (2005) Cerebellar granule cells show age-dependent migratory differences in vitro. J. Neurobiol, 65(2):135-45.

Schlett K. (2006) Glutamate as a modulator of embryonic and adult neurogenesis. Curr. Topics Med. Chem. 6(10):949-60.

Hódi Zs., Németh A.L., Radnai L., Hetényi Cs., Schlett K., Bodor A., Perczel A., Nyitray L. (2006) Alternatively spliced exon B of myosin Va is essential for binding the tail-associated light chain shared by dynein. Biochemistry, 45:12582-12595.

Németh A.L., Medveczky P., Tóth J., Siklódi E., Schlett K., Patthy A., Palkovits M., Ovádi J., Tőkési N., Németh P.,Szilágyi L., Gráf L. (2007) Unconventional translation initiation of human trypsinogen 4 at a CUG codon with an N-terminal leucine. FEBS Journal 274:1610-1620.

Tárnok K., Czöndör K., Jelitai M., Czirók A., Schlett K. (2008) NMDA receptor NR2B subunit overexpression increases cerebellar granule cell migratory activity. J. Neurochem, 104(3):818-29.