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  • Bordt AS, Patterson SS, Girresch RJ, Perez D, Tseng L, Anderson JR, Mazzaferri MA, Kuchenbecker JA, Gonzales-Rojas R, Roland A, Tang C, Puller C, Chuang AZ, Ogilvie JM, Neitz J, Marshak DW (2021) Synaptic inputs to broad thorny ganglion cells in macaque retina. J Comp Neurol. 2021 doi: 10.1002/cne.25156. Online ahead of print.


  • Puller C*, Duda S*, Lotfi E*, Arzhangnia Y, Block CT, Ahlers MT, Greschner M (2020) Electrical coupling of heterotypic ganglion cells in the mammalian retina. J Neurosci. 40:1302-1310. *Equal contribution.


  • Ströh S, Puller C, Swirski S, Hölzel MB, van der Linde LIS, Segelken J, Schultz K, Block C, Monyer H, Willecke K, Weiler R, Greschner M, Janssen-Bienhold U, Dedek K (2018) Eliminating Glutamatergic Input onto Horizontal Cells Changes the Dynamic Range and Receptive Field Organization of Mouse Retinal Ganglion Cells. J Neurosci. 38:2015-2028.


  • Puller C, Arbogast P, Keeley PW, Reese BE, Haverkamp S (2017) Dendritic stratification differs among retinal OFF bipolar cell types in the absence of rod photoreceptors. PLoS One 12(3):e0173455.


  • Manookin MB, Puller C, Rieke F, Neitz J, Neitz M (2015) Distinctive receptive field and physiological properties of a wide-field amacrine cell in the macaque monkey retina. J Neurophysiol. 114:1606-1616.

  • Puller C, Manookin MB, Neitz J, Rieke F, Neitz M (2015) Broad thorny ganglion cells: a candidate for visual pursuit error signaling in the primate retina. J Neurosci. 35:5397-5408.


  • Puller C, Manookin MB, Neitz M, Neitz J (2014) A specialized synaptic pathway for chromatic signals beneath S-cone photoreceptors is common to human, Old and New World primates. J Opt Soc Am A 31:A189-A194.

  • Puller C, Haverkamp S, Neitz M, Neitz J (2014) Synaptic elements for GABAergic feed-forward signaling between H2 horizontal cells and blue cone bipolar cells are enriched beneath primate S-cones. PLoS One 9(2): e88963.


  • Puller C, Ivanova E, Euler T, Haverkamp S, Schubert T (2013) OFF bipolar cells express distinct types of dendritic glutamate receptors in the mouse retina. Neuroscience 243:136-148.


  • Weltzien F, Puller C, O’Sullivan GA, Paarmann I, Betz H (2012) Distribution of the glycine receptor beta-subunit in the mouse CNS as revealed by a novel monoclonal antibody. J Comp Neurol. 520:3962-3981.


  • Breuninger T*, Puller C*, Haverkamp S, Euler T (2011) Chromatic bipolar cell pathways in the mouse retina. J Neurosci. 31:6504-6517. *Equal contribution.

  • Puller C, Ondreka K, Haverkamp S (2011) Bipolar cells of the ground squirrel retina. J Comp Neurol. 519:759-774.

  • Puller C, Haverkamp S (2011) Cell type specific localization of protocadherin beta16 at AMPA and AMPA/kainate receptor containing synapses in the primate retina. J Comp Neurol. 519:467-479.

  • Puller C, Haverkamp S (2011) Bipolar cell pathways for color vision in dichromats. Invited review. Vis Neurosci. 28:51-60.


  • Puller C, de Sevilla Müller LP, Janssen-Bienhold U, Haverkamp S (2009) ZO-1 and the spatial organization of gap junctions and glutamate receptors in the outer plexiform layer of the mammalian retina. J Neurosci. 29:6266-6275.

  • Wässle H, Puller C, Müller F, Haverkamp S (2009) Cone contacts, mosaics and territories of bipolar cells in the mouse retina. J Neurosci. 29:106-117.


  • Puller C, Haverkamp S, Grünert U (2007) OFF midget bipolar cells in the retina of the marmoset, Callithrix jacchus, express AMPA receptors. J Comp Neurol. 502:442-454.


  • Puller C, Haverkamp S (2009) The synaptic architecture of the cone pedicle. Invited review (in German), Neuroforum 4.09:114-123.

  • Puller C (2009) The synaptic architecture of the outer plexiform layer in the mammalian retina. Doctoral thesis (in German), Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, urn:nbn:de:hebis:30-66867