Dr. Jürgen Rybak

   Department of Evolutionary Neuroethology
   Central circuits & Processing
 Phone:+49 (0)3641 57 1416Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology
 Fax:-Hans-Knöll-Straße 8
  emailD-07745 Jena

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1Fandino, R. A., Haverkamp, A., Bisch-Knaden, S., Zhang, J., Bucks, S., Nguyen Thi, T. A., Werckenthin, A., Rybak, J., Stengl, M., Knaden, M., Hansson, B. S., Grosse-Wilde, E. (2019). Mutagenesis of odorant coreceptor Orco fully disrupts foraging but not oviposition behaviors in the hawkmoth Manduca sexta. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 116(31), 15677-15685. doi:10.1073/pnas.1902089116. [HAN321] OPEN ACCESS gelb MPG.PuRE
2Keesey, I., Grabe, V., Gruber, L., Körte, S., Obiero, G. F., Bolton, G., Khallaf, M. A., Kunert, G., Lavista Llanos, S., Valenzano, D. R., Rybak, J., Barrett, B. A., Knaden, M., Hansson, B. S. (2019). Inverse resource allocation between vision and olfaction across the genus Drosophila. Nature Communications, 10: 1162. doi:10.1038/s41467-019-09087-z. [HAN325] OPEN ACCESS gold MPG.PuRE
1Gruber, L., Rybak, J., Hansson, B. S., Cantera, R. (2018). Synaptic spinules in the olfactory circuit of Drosophila melanogaster. Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience, 12: 86. doi:10.3389/fncel.2018.00086. [HAN302] OPEN ACCESS gold MPG.PuRE
2Rybak, J., Hansson, B. S. (2018). Olfactory microcircuits in Drosophila melanogaster. In G. M. Shepherd, S. Grillner (Eds.), Handbook of Brain Microcircuits (2nd ed.) (pp. 361-367). Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press. [HAN303] MPG.PuRE
3Rybak, J., Menzel, R. (2018). Antennal lobe of the honeybee. In G. M. Shepherd, S. Gillner (Eds.), Handbook of Brain Microcircuits (2nd ed.) (pp. 345-352). Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press. [HAN305] MPG.PuRE
4Rybak, J., Menzel, R. (2018). Mushroom body of the honeybee. In G. M. Shepherd, S. Grillner (Eds.), Handbook of Brain Microcircuits (2nd ed.) (pp. 353-360). Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press. [HAN304] MPG.PuRE
1Alonso-Pernas, P., Arias-Cordero, E., Novoselov, A., Ebert, C., Rybak, J., Kaltenpoth, M., Westermann, M., Neugebauer, U., Boland, W. (2017). Bacterial community and PHB-accumulating bacteria associated with the wall and specialized niches of the hindgut of the forest cockchafer (Melolontha hippocastani). Frontiers in Microbiology, 8: 291. doi:10.3389/fmicb.2017.00291. [BOL671] OPEN ACCESS gold MPG.PuRE
2Seki, Y., Dweck, H., Rybak, J., Wicher, D., Sachse, S., Hansson, B. S. (2017). Olfactory coding from the periphery to higher brain centers in the Drosophila brain. BMC Biology, 15: 56. doi:10.1186/s12915-017-0389-z. [HAN291] OPEN ACCESS gold MPG.PuRE
1Rybak, J. (2016). Perspective-brain atlases for studying neuronal circuitry in arthropods. In A. Schmidt-Rhaesa, S. Harzsch (Eds.), Structure and Evolution of Invertebrate Nervous Systems (pp. 411-418). Oxford: Oxford University Press. [HAN263] MPG.PuRE
2Rybak, J., Talarico, G., Ruiz, S., Arnold, C., Cantera, R., Hansson, B. S. (2016). Synaptic circuitry of identified neurons in the antennal lobe of Drosophila melanogaster. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 524(9), 1920-1956. doi:10.1002/cne.23966. [HAN261] OPEN ACCESS gold MPG.PuRE
3Zwaka, H., Münch, D., Manz, G., Menzel, R., Rybak, J. (2016). The circuitry of olfactory projection neurons in the brain of the honeybee, Apis mellifera. Frontiers in Neuroanatomy, 10: 90. doi:10.3389/fnana.2016.00090. [HAN279] OPEN ACCESS gold MPG.PuRE
1Ebrahim, S. A. M., Dweck, H., Stökl, J., Hofferberth, J. E., Trona, F., Weniger, K., Rybak, J., Seki, Y., Stensmyr, M. C., Sachse, S., Hansson, B. S., Knaden, M. (2015). Drosophila avoids parasitoids by sensing their semiochemicals via a dedicated olfactory circuit. PLoS Biology, 13(12): e1002318. doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.1002318. [HAN257] OPEN ACCESS gold MPG.PuRE
2Tuchina, O., Koczan, S., Harzsch, S., Rybak, J., Wolff, G., Strausfeld, N. J., Hansson, B. S. (2015). Central projections of antennular chemosensory and mechanosensory afferents in the brain of the terrestrial hermit crab (Coenobita clypeatus; Coenobitidae, Anomura). Frontiers in Neuroanatomy, 9: 94. doi:10.3389/fnana.2015.00094. [HAN247] OPEN ACCESS gold MPG.PuRE
1Mendoza, E., Colomb, J., Rybak, J., Pflüger, H.-J., Zars, T., Brembs, B. (2014). Drosophila FoxP mutants are deficient in operant self-learning. PLoS One, 9(6): e100648. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0100648. [HAN225] OPEN ACCESS gold MPG.PuRE
2Stacconi, M. V. R., Hansson, B. S., Rybak, J., Romani, R. (2014). Comparative neuroanatomy of the antennal lobes of 2 homopteran species. Chemical Senses, 39(4), 283-294. doi:10.1093/chemse/bjt114. [HAN215] OPEN ACCESS gold MPG.PuRE
3Strutz, A., Soelter, J., Baschwitz, A., Farhan, A., Grabe, V., Rybak, J., Knaden, M., Schmuker, M., Hansson, B. S., Sachse, S. (2014). Decoding odor quality and intensity in the Drosophila brain. eLife, 3: e04147. doi:10.7554/eLife.04147.001. [HAN233] OPEN ACCESS gold MPG.PuRE
1Rebora, M., Dell’Otto, A., Rybak, J., Piersanti, S., Gaino, E., Hansson, B. S. (2013). The antennal lobe of Libellula depressa (Odonata, Libellulidae). Zoology, 116, 205-214. doi:10.1016/j.zool.2013.04.001. [HAN192] MPG.PuRE
2Rybak, J. (2013). Exploring brain connectivity in insect model systems of learning and memory. In R. Menzel, P. R. Benjamin (Eds.), Invertebrate Learning and Memory (pp. 26-40). San Diego: Academic Press. [HAN193] MPG.PuRE
1Rybak, J. (2012). The digital honey bee brain atlas. In G. C. Galizia, D. Eisenhardt, M. Giurfa (Eds.), Honeybee Neurobiology and Behavior (pp. 125-140). Springer. [HAN155] MPG.PuRE
1Rybak, J., Kuss, A., Lamecker, H., Zachow, S., Hege, H., Lienhard, M., Singer, J., Neubert, K., Menzel, R. (2010). The Digital Bee Brain: Integrating and managing neurons in a common 3D reference system. Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience, 4: 30. doi:10.3389/fnsys.2010.00030. [EXT329] OPEN ACCESS gold MPG.PuRE
2Seki, Y., Rybak, J., Wicher, D., Sachse, S., Hansson, B. S. (2010). Physiological and morphological characterization of local interneurons in the Drosophila antennal lobe. Journal of Neurophysiology, 104(2), 1007-1019. doi:10.1152/jn.00249.2010. [HAN078] OPEN ACCESS gold MPG.PuRE
3Vilim, F. S., Sasaki, K., Rybak, J., Alexeeva, V., Cropper, E. C., Jing, J., Orekhova, I. V., Brezina, V., Price, D., Romanova, E. V., Rubakhin, S. S., Hatcher, N., Sweedler, J. V., Weiss, K. R. (2010). Distinct mechanisms produce functionally complementary actions of neuropeptides that are structurally related but derived from different precursors. The Journal of Neuroscience, 30(1), 131-147. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3282-09.2010. [EXT458] OPEN ACCESS gold MPG.PuRE
1Ai, H., Rybak, J., Menzel, R., Itoh, T. (2009). Response characteristics of vibration-sensitive interneurons related to Johnston's organ in the honeybee, Apis mellifera. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 515(2), 145-160. doi:10.1002/cne.22042. [EXT469] MPG.PuRE
2Kvello, P., Lofaldli, B. B., Rybak, J., Menzel, R., Mustaparta, H. (2009). Digital, three-dimensional average shaped atlas of the Heliothis virescens brain with integrated gustatory and olfactory neurons. Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience, 3(14): 14. doi:10.3389/neuro.06.014.2009. [EXT470] OPEN ACCESS gold MPG.PuRE
1Okada, R., Rybak, J., Manz, G., Menzel, R. (2007). Learning-related plasticity in PE1 and other mushroom body-extrinsic neurons in the honeybee brain. The Journal of Neuroscience, 27(43), 11736-11747. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2216-07.2007. [EXT468] OPEN ACCESS gold MPG.PuRE
1Zannat, M. T., Locatelli, F., Rybak, J., Menzel, R., Leboulle, G. (2006). Identification and localisation of the NR1 sub-unit homologue of the NMDA glutamate receptor in the honeybee brain. Neuroscience Letters, 398(3), 274-2799. doi:10.1016/j.neulet.2006.01.007. [EXT467] MPG.PuRE
1Brandt, R., Rohlfing, T., Rybak, J., Krofczik, S., Maye, A., Westerhoff, M., Hege, H. C., Menzel, R. (2005). Three-dimensional average-shape atlas of the honeybee brain and its applications. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 492(1), 1-19. doi:10.1002/cne.20644. [EXT466] MPG.PuRE
1Richardt, A., Rybak, J., Störtkuhl, K. F., Meinertzhagen, I. A., Hovemann, B. T. (2002). Ebony protein in the Drosophila nervous system: optic neuropile expression in glial cells. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 452(1), 93-102. doi:10.1002/cne.10360. [EXT465] MPG.PuRE
1Abel, R., Rybak, J., Menzel, R. (2001). Structure and response patterns of olfactory interneurons in the honeybee, Apis mellifera. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 437(3), 363-383. doi:10.1002/cne.1289. [EXT464] MPG.PuRE
1Evans, C. G., Alexeeva, V., Rybak, J., Karhunen, T., Weiss, K. R., Cropper, E. C. (1999). A pair of reciprocally inhibitory histaminergic sensory neurons are activated within the same phase of ingestive motor programs in Aplysia. The Journal of Neuroscience, 19(2), 845-858. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.19-02-00845.1999. [EXT463] OPEN ACCESS gold MPG.PuRE
1Rybak, J., Menzel, R. (1998). Integrative properties of the Pe1 neuron, a unique mushroom body output neuron. Learning & memory, 5(1-2), 133-145. [EXT462] OPEN ACCESS gold MPG.PuRE
1Rybak, J., Meinertzhagen, I. A. (1997). The effects of light reversals on photoreceptor synaptogenesis in the fly Musca domestica. European Journal of Neuroscience: European Neuroscience Association, 9(2), 319-333. doi:10.1111/j.1460-9568.1997.tb01402.x. [EXT461] MPG.PuRE
1Rybak, J., Eichmuller, S. (1993). Structural plasticity of an immunochemically identified set of honeybee olfactory interneurones. Acta Biologica Hungarica, 44(1), 61-5. [EXT459] MPG.PuRE
2Rybak, J., Menzel, R. (1993). Anatomy of the mushroom bodies in the honey bee brain: the neuronal connections of the alpha-lobe. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 334(3), 444-465. doi:10.1002/cne.903340309. [EXT460] MPG.PuRE