Associate Professor Ulrike Grunert

Associate Professor in Ophthalmology and Visual Science
Clinical Ophthalmology & Eye Health, Central Clinical School
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Japan

(National Institutes of Natural Sciences, Tokyo) Collaboration with Professor Amane Koizumi.

United States

(Casey Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, Oregon Health and Science University) Collaboration with Prof W. Rowland Taylor.

Selected grants

2014

  • ARC Centre of Excellence for Integrative Brain Function; Egan G, Robinson P, Martin P, Grunert U; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Centres of Excellence (CE).

2013

  • The cellular organisation of interneurones in human retina; Grunert U, Martin P; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.
  • Zeiss Confocal Microscope, LSM700; McAvoy J, Martin P, Gillies M, Grunert U, Watson S, Lovicu F; DVC Research/Equipment Grant.

2012

  • Interaction of thalamic and cortical activity in the primate visual system; Martin P, Solomon S, Grunert U, Dreher B; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2011

  • Bio-Rad CFX384 Real-Time PCR Detection System; McAvoy J, Truscott R, Gillies M, Lovicu F, Martin P, Grunert U; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Equipment Grants.

2010

  • Non-standard receptive fields in the primate visual system; Martin P, Grunert U, Solomon S; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.
  • Inhibitory mircocircuits in the primate retina; Grunert U, Martin P; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2009

  • Non-standard receptive fields in the primate visual system; Martin P, Grünert U, Grunert U, Solomon S; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2001

  • Distribution of neurotransmitter receptors on identified cell populations in the primate retina; Grunert U, Martin P; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2000

  • Colour vision pathways in marmoset monkeys; Martin P, Sefton A, Goodchild A, Grunert U; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.
  • Structure and function of the third geniculocortical pathway in primates; Martin P, Sefton A, Grunert U; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.
  • Neurotransmitter receptor specificity and synaptic circuitry in the primate retina; Grunert U, Martin P; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

Selected publications

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Book Chapters

  • Silveira, L., Grunert, U., Kremers, J., Lee, B., Martin, P. (2005). Comparative Anatomy and Physiology of the Primate Retina. In Jan Kremers (Eds.), The Primate Visual System: A Comparative Approach, (pp. 127-160). United States: John Wiley & Sons.
  • Martin, P., Grunert, U. (2003). Ganglion Cells in Mammalian Retinae. In Leo M. Chalupa, John S. Werner (Eds.), The Visual Neurosciences, (pp. 410-421). United States: The MIT Press.

Journals

  • Weltzien, F., Dimarco, S., Protti, D., Daraio, T., Martin, P., Grunert, U. (2014). Characterization of secretagogin immunoreactive amacrine cells in marmoset retina. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 522(2), 435-455. [More Information]
  • Percival, K., Koizumi, A., Masri, R., Buzás, P., Martin, P., Grunert, U. (2014). Identification of a Pathway from the Retina to Koniocellular Layer K1 in the Lateral Geniculate Nucleus of Marmoset. The Journal of Neuroscience, 34(1), 3821-3825. [More Information]
  • Puthussery, T., Percival, K., Venkataramani, S., Gayet-Primo, J., Grunert, U., Taylor, W. (2014). Kainate receptors mediate synaptic input to transient and sustained OFF visual pathways in primate retina. The Journal of Neuroscience, 34(22), 7611-7621. [More Information]
  • Miyagishima, K., Grunert, U., Li, W. (2014). Processing of S-cone signals in the inner plexiform layer of the mammalian retina. Visual Neuroscience, 31(2), 153-163. [More Information]
  • Martin, P., Grunert, U. (2013). Color signals in retina and lateral geniculate nucleus of marmoset monkeys. Psychology and Neuroscience, 6(2), 151-163.
  • Percival, K., Martin, P., Grunert, U. (2013). Organisation of koniocellular-projecting ganglion cells and diffuse bipolar cells in the primate fovea. European Journal of Neuroscience, 37(7), 1072-1089. [More Information]
  • Abbott, C., Percival, K., Martin, P., Grunert, U. (2012). Amacrine and bipolar inputs to midget and parasol ganglion cells in marmoset retina. Visual Neuroscience, 29(3), 157-168. [More Information]
  • Grunert, U., Jusuf, P., Lee, S., Nguyen, D. (2011). Bipolar input to melanopsin containing ganglion cells in primate retina. Visual Neuroscience, 28(1), 39-50. [More Information]
  • Abbott, C., Grünert, U., Pianta, M., McBrien, N. (2011). Retinal thinning in tree shrews with induced high myopia: Optical coherence tomography and histological assessment. Vision Research, 51(3), 376-385. [More Information]
  • Percival, K., Martin, P., Grunert, U. (2011). Synaptic Inputs to Two Types of Koniocellular Pathway Ganglion Cells in Marmoset Retina. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 519(11), 2135-2153. [More Information]
  • Grunert, U., Jusuf, P., Lee, S., Nguyen, D. (2010). Bipolar input to melanopsin containing ganglion cells in primate retina. Visual Neuroscience, 28(1), 1-12. [More Information]
  • Lee, B., Martin, P., Grunert, U. (2010). Retinal connectivity and primate vision. Progress in Retinal and Eye Research, 29(6), 622-639. [More Information]
  • Abbott, C., McBrien, N., Grünert, U., Pianta, M. (2009). Relationship of the optical coherence tomography signal to underlying retinal histology in the tree shrew (Tupaia belangeri). Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 50(1), 414-423. [More Information]
  • Percival, K., Jusuf, P., Martin, P., Grunert, U. (2009). Synaptic Inputs Onto Small Bistratified (Blue-ON/Yellow-OFF) Ganglion Cells in Marmoset Retina. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 517(5), 655-669. [More Information]
  • Erikoz, B., Jusuf, P., Percival, K., Grünert, U. (2008). Distribution of bipolar input to midget and parasol ganglion cells in marmoset retina. Visual Neuroscience, 25(1), 67-76. [More Information]
  • Szmajda, B., Grünert, U., Martin, P. (2008). Retinal Ganglion Cell Inputs to the Koniocellular Pathway. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 510(3), 251-268. [More Information]
  • Telkes, I., Lee, S., Jusuf, P., Grünert, U. (2008). The midget-parvocellular pathway of marmoset retina: a quantitative light microscopic study. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 510(5), 539-549. [More Information]
  • Jusuf, P., Lee, S., Hannibal, J., Grünert, U. (2007). Characterization and synaptic connectivity of melanopsin-containing ganglion cells in the primate retina. European Journal of Neuroscience, 26(10), 2906-2921. [More Information]
  • Lee, S., Grünert, U. (2007). Connections of diffuse bipolar cells in primate retina are biased against S-cones. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 502(1), 126-140. [More Information]
  • Puller, C., Haverkamp, S., Grünert, U. (2007). OFF midget bipolar cells in the retina of the marmoset, Callithrix jacchus, express AMPA receptors. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 502(3), 442-454. [More Information]
  • Jusuf, P., Martin, P., Grunert, U. (2006). Random Wiring in the Midget Pathway of Primate Retina. The Journal of Neuroscience, 26(15), 3908-3917. [More Information]
  • Jusuf, P., Martin, P., Grunert, U. (2006). Synaptic Connectivity in the Midget-Parvocellular Pathway of Primate Central Retina. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 494(2), 260-274. [More Information]
  • Jusuf, P., Haverkamp, S., Grünert, U. (2005). Localization of glycine receptor alpha subunits on bipolar and amacrine cells in primate retina. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 488(2), 113-128. [More Information]
  • Szmajda, B., Grunert, U., Martin, P. (2005). Mosaic properties of midget and parasol ganglion cells in the marmoset retina. Visual Neuroscience, 22(4), 395-404. [More Information]
  • Lee, S., Telkes, I., Grünert, U. (2005). S-cones do not contribute to the OFF-midget pathway in the retina of the marmoset, Callithrix jacchus. European Journal of Neuroscience, 22(2), 437-447. [More Information]
  • Lee, S., Jusuf, P., Grunert, U. (2004). S-Cone Connections Of The Diffuse Bipolar Cell Type DB6 In Macaque Monkey Retina. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 474(3), 353-363. [More Information]
  • Grunert, U., Lin, B., Martin, P. (2003). Glutamate Receptors at Bipolar Synapses in the Inner Plexiform Layer of Primate Retina: Light Microscopic Analysis. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 466(1), 136-147. [More Information]
  • Lin, B., Martin, P., Grunert, U. (2002). Expression and distribution of ionotropic glutamate receptor subunits on parasol ganglion cells in the primate retina. Visual Neuroscience, 19(4), 453-465.
  • Grunert, U., Haverkamp, S., Fletcher, E., Wassle, H. (2002). Synaptic distribution of ionotropic glutamate receptors in the inner plexiform layer of the primate retina. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 447(2), 138-151. [More Information]
  • Chan, T., Martin, P., Clunas, N., Grunert, U. (2001). Bipolar Cell diversity in the primate retina: morphologic and immunocytochemical analysis of a New World Monkey, the Marmoset Callithrix Jacchus. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 437, 219-239.
  • Chan, T., Martin, P., Grunert, U. (2001). Immunocytochemical identification and analysis of the diffuse bipolar cell type DB6 in macaque monkey retina. European Journal of Neuroscience, 13, 829-832.
  • Grunert, U., Haverkamp, S., Wassle, H. (2001). Localization of Kainate Receptors at the cone pedicles of the primate retina. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 436, 471-481.
  • Grunert, U., Haverkamp, S., Wassle, H. (2001). The Synaptic Architecture of AMPA receptors at the cone pedicle of the primate retina. The Journal of Neuroscience, 21, 2488-2500.

2014

  • Weltzien, F., Dimarco, S., Protti, D., Daraio, T., Martin, P., Grunert, U. (2014). Characterization of secretagogin immunoreactive amacrine cells in marmoset retina. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 522(2), 435-455. [More Information]
  • Percival, K., Koizumi, A., Masri, R., Buzás, P., Martin, P., Grunert, U. (2014). Identification of a Pathway from the Retina to Koniocellular Layer K1 in the Lateral Geniculate Nucleus of Marmoset. The Journal of Neuroscience, 34(1), 3821-3825. [More Information]
  • Puthussery, T., Percival, K., Venkataramani, S., Gayet-Primo, J., Grunert, U., Taylor, W. (2014). Kainate receptors mediate synaptic input to transient and sustained OFF visual pathways in primate retina. The Journal of Neuroscience, 34(22), 7611-7621. [More Information]
  • Miyagishima, K., Grunert, U., Li, W. (2014). Processing of S-cone signals in the inner plexiform layer of the mammalian retina. Visual Neuroscience, 31(2), 153-163. [More Information]

2013

  • Martin, P., Grunert, U. (2013). Color signals in retina and lateral geniculate nucleus of marmoset monkeys. Psychology and Neuroscience, 6(2), 151-163.
  • Percival, K., Martin, P., Grunert, U. (2013). Organisation of koniocellular-projecting ganglion cells and diffuse bipolar cells in the primate fovea. European Journal of Neuroscience, 37(7), 1072-1089. [More Information]

2012

  • Abbott, C., Percival, K., Martin, P., Grunert, U. (2012). Amacrine and bipolar inputs to midget and parasol ganglion cells in marmoset retina. Visual Neuroscience, 29(3), 157-168. [More Information]

2011

  • Grunert, U., Jusuf, P., Lee, S., Nguyen, D. (2011). Bipolar input to melanopsin containing ganglion cells in primate retina. Visual Neuroscience, 28(1), 39-50. [More Information]
  • Abbott, C., Grünert, U., Pianta, M., McBrien, N. (2011). Retinal thinning in tree shrews with induced high myopia: Optical coherence tomography and histological assessment. Vision Research, 51(3), 376-385. [More Information]
  • Percival, K., Martin, P., Grunert, U. (2011). Synaptic Inputs to Two Types of Koniocellular Pathway Ganglion Cells in Marmoset Retina. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 519(11), 2135-2153. [More Information]

2010

  • Grunert, U., Jusuf, P., Lee, S., Nguyen, D. (2010). Bipolar input to melanopsin containing ganglion cells in primate retina. Visual Neuroscience, 28(1), 1-12. [More Information]
  • Lee, B., Martin, P., Grunert, U. (2010). Retinal connectivity and primate vision. Progress in Retinal and Eye Research, 29(6), 622-639. [More Information]

2009

  • Abbott, C., McBrien, N., Grünert, U., Pianta, M. (2009). Relationship of the optical coherence tomography signal to underlying retinal histology in the tree shrew (Tupaia belangeri). Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 50(1), 414-423. [More Information]
  • Percival, K., Jusuf, P., Martin, P., Grunert, U. (2009). Synaptic Inputs Onto Small Bistratified (Blue-ON/Yellow-OFF) Ganglion Cells in Marmoset Retina. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 517(5), 655-669. [More Information]

2008

  • Erikoz, B., Jusuf, P., Percival, K., Grünert, U. (2008). Distribution of bipolar input to midget and parasol ganglion cells in marmoset retina. Visual Neuroscience, 25(1), 67-76. [More Information]
  • Szmajda, B., Grünert, U., Martin, P. (2008). Retinal Ganglion Cell Inputs to the Koniocellular Pathway. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 510(3), 251-268. [More Information]
  • Telkes, I., Lee, S., Jusuf, P., Grünert, U. (2008). The midget-parvocellular pathway of marmoset retina: a quantitative light microscopic study. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 510(5), 539-549. [More Information]

2007

  • Jusuf, P., Lee, S., Hannibal, J., Grünert, U. (2007). Characterization and synaptic connectivity of melanopsin-containing ganglion cells in the primate retina. European Journal of Neuroscience, 26(10), 2906-2921. [More Information]
  • Lee, S., Grünert, U. (2007). Connections of diffuse bipolar cells in primate retina are biased against S-cones. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 502(1), 126-140. [More Information]
  • Puller, C., Haverkamp, S., Grünert, U. (2007). OFF midget bipolar cells in the retina of the marmoset, Callithrix jacchus, express AMPA receptors. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 502(3), 442-454. [More Information]

2006

  • Jusuf, P., Martin, P., Grunert, U. (2006). Random Wiring in the Midget Pathway of Primate Retina. The Journal of Neuroscience, 26(15), 3908-3917. [More Information]
  • Jusuf, P., Martin, P., Grunert, U. (2006). Synaptic Connectivity in the Midget-Parvocellular Pathway of Primate Central Retina. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 494(2), 260-274. [More Information]

2005

  • Silveira, L., Grunert, U., Kremers, J., Lee, B., Martin, P. (2005). Comparative Anatomy and Physiology of the Primate Retina. In Jan Kremers (Eds.), The Primate Visual System: A Comparative Approach, (pp. 127-160). United States: John Wiley & Sons.
  • Jusuf, P., Haverkamp, S., Grünert, U. (2005). Localization of glycine receptor alpha subunits on bipolar and amacrine cells in primate retina. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 488(2), 113-128. [More Information]
  • Szmajda, B., Grunert, U., Martin, P. (2005). Mosaic properties of midget and parasol ganglion cells in the marmoset retina. Visual Neuroscience, 22(4), 395-404. [More Information]
  • Lee, S., Telkes, I., Grünert, U. (2005). S-cones do not contribute to the OFF-midget pathway in the retina of the marmoset, Callithrix jacchus. European Journal of Neuroscience, 22(2), 437-447. [More Information]

2004

  • Lee, S., Jusuf, P., Grunert, U. (2004). S-Cone Connections Of The Diffuse Bipolar Cell Type DB6 In Macaque Monkey Retina. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 474(3), 353-363. [More Information]

2003

  • Martin, P., Grunert, U. (2003). Ganglion Cells in Mammalian Retinae. In Leo M. Chalupa, John S. Werner (Eds.), The Visual Neurosciences, (pp. 410-421). United States: The MIT Press.
  • Grunert, U., Lin, B., Martin, P. (2003). Glutamate Receptors at Bipolar Synapses in the Inner Plexiform Layer of Primate Retina: Light Microscopic Analysis. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 466(1), 136-147. [More Information]

2002

  • Lin, B., Martin, P., Grunert, U. (2002). Expression and distribution of ionotropic glutamate receptor subunits on parasol ganglion cells in the primate retina. Visual Neuroscience, 19(4), 453-465.
  • Grunert, U., Haverkamp, S., Fletcher, E., Wassle, H. (2002). Synaptic distribution of ionotropic glutamate receptors in the inner plexiform layer of the primate retina. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 447(2), 138-151. [More Information]

2001

  • Chan, T., Martin, P., Clunas, N., Grunert, U. (2001). Bipolar Cell diversity in the primate retina: morphologic and immunocytochemical analysis of a New World Monkey, the Marmoset Callithrix Jacchus. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 437, 219-239.
  • Chan, T., Martin, P., Grunert, U. (2001). Immunocytochemical identification and analysis of the diffuse bipolar cell type DB6 in macaque monkey retina. European Journal of Neuroscience, 13, 829-832.
  • Grunert, U., Haverkamp, S., Wassle, H. (2001). Localization of Kainate Receptors at the cone pedicles of the primate retina. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 436, 471-481.
  • Grunert, U., Haverkamp, S., Wassle, H. (2001). The Synaptic Architecture of AMPA receptors at the cone pedicle of the primate retina. The Journal of Neuroscience, 21, 2488-2500.

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