ZFIN ID: ZDB-PERS-020116-15
Ninkovic, Jovica
Email: ninkovic@gsf.de
Address: Helmholtz Center Munich Institute of Developmental Genetics (IDG) Department Zebrafish Neurogenetics (ZEN) Ingolstaedter Landstrasse 1 Neuherberg, D-85764 Germany
Phone: 49-89-3187-2944
Fax: 49-89-3187-3099


Zambusi, A., Pelin Burhan, Ö., Di Giaimo, R., Schmid, B., Ninkovic, J. (2020) Granulins Regulate Aging Kinetics in the Adult Zebrafish Telencephalon. Cells. 9(2):
Zambusi, A., Ninkovic, J. (2020) Regeneration of the central nervous system-principles from brain regeneration in adult zebrafish. World journal of stem cells. 12:8-24
Durovic, T., Ninkovic, J. (2019) Electroporation Method for In Vivo Delivery of Plasmid DNA in the Adult Zebrafish Telencephalon. Journal of visualized experiments : JoVE. (151):
Obermann, J., Wagner, F., Kociaj, A., Zambusi, A., Ninkovic, J., Hauck, S.M., Chapouton, P. (2019) The Surface Proteome of Adult Neural Stem Cells in Zebrafish Unveils Long-Range Cell-Cell Connections and Age-Related Changes in Responsiveness to IGF. Stem Cell Reports. 12(2):258-273
Di Giaimo, R., Aschenbroich, S., Ninkovic, J. (2019) Fluorescence-Activated Cell Sorting-Based Isolation and Characterization of Neural Stem Cells from the Adult Zebrafish Telencephalon. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.). 1938:49-66
Di Giaimo, R., Durovic, T., Barquin, P., Kociaj, A., Lepko, T., Aschenbroich, S., Breunig, C.T., Irmler, M., Cernilogar, F.M., Schotta, G., Barbosa, J.S., Trümbach, D., Baumgart, E.V., Neuner, A.M., Beckers, J., Wurst, W., Stricker, S.H., Ninkovic, J. (2018) The Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor Pathway Defines the Time Frame for Restorative Neurogenesis. Cell Reports. 25:3241-3251.e5
Barbosa, J.S., Di Giaimo, R., Götz, M., Ninkovic, J. (2016) Single-cell in vivo imaging of adult neural stem cells in the zebrafish telencephalon. Nature Protocols. 11:1360-1370
Barbosa, J.S., Ninkovic, J. (2016) Adult neural stem cell behavior underlying constitutive and restorative neurogenesis in zebrafish. Neurogenesis (Austin, Tex.). 3:e1148101
Barbosa, J.S., Sanchez-Gonzalez, R., Di Giaimo, R., Baumgart, E.V., Theis, F.J., Götz, M., Ninkovic, J. (2015) Neurodevelopment. Live imaging of adult neural stem cell behavior in the intact and injured zebrafish brain. Science (New York, N.Y.). 348:789-93
Edelmann, K., Glashauser, L., Sprungala, S., Hesl, B., Fritschle, M., Ninkovic, J., Godinho, L., and Chapouton, P. (2013) Increased radial glia quiescence, decreased reactivation upon injury and unaltered neuroblast behavior underlie decreased neurogenesis in the aging zebrafish telencephalon. The Journal of comparative neurology. 521(13):3099-115
Baumgart, E.V., Barbosa, J.S., Bally-Cuif, L., Götz, M., and Ninkovic, J. (2012) Stab wound injury of the zebrafish telencephalon: A model for comparative analysis of reactive gliosis. Glia. 60(3):343-357
Webb, K.J., Norton, W.H.J., Trumbach, D., Meijer, A.H., Ninkovic, J., Topp, S., Heck, D., Marr, C., Wurst, W., Theis, F.J., Spaink, H.P., and Bally-Cuif, L. (2009) Zebrafish reward mutants reveal novel transcripts mediating the behavioral effects of amphetamine. Genome biology. 10(7):R81
Ninkovic, J., Stigloher, C., Lillesaar, C., and Bally-Cuif, L. (2008) Gsk3{beta}/PKA and Gli1 regulate the maintenance of neural progenitors at the midbrain-hindbrain boundary in concert with E(Spl) factor activity. Development (Cambridge, England). 135(18):3137-3148
Stigloher, C., Ninkovic, J., Laplante, M., Geling, A., Tannhauser, B., Topp, S., Kikuta, H., Becker, T.S., Houart, C., and Bally-Cuif, L. (2006) Segregation of telencephalic and eye-field identities inside the zebrafish forebrain territory is controlled by Rx3. Development (Cambridge, England). 133(15):2925-2935
Ninkovic, J., and Bally-Cuif, L. (2006) The zebrafish as a model system for assessing the reinforcing properties of drugs of abuse. Methods (San Diego, Calif.). 39(3):262-274
Ninkovic, J., Folchert, A., Makhankov, Y.V., Neuhauss, S.C., Sillaber, I., Straehle, U., and Bally-Cuif, L. (2006) Genetic identification of AChE as a positive modulator of addiction to the psychostimulant D-amphetamine in zebrafish. Journal of neurobiology. 66(5):463-475
Ninkovic, J. (2006) Towards a molecular understanding of midbrain hindbrain neurogenesis and reward in zebrafish. Ph.D. Thesis. :195p
Ninkovic, J., Tallafuss, A., Leucht, C., Topczewski, J., Tannhäuser, B., Solnica-Krezel, L., and Bally-Cuif, L. (2005) Inhibition of neurogenesis at the zebrafish midbrain-hindbrain boundary by the combined and dose-dependent activity of a new hairy/E(spl) gene pair. Development (Cambridge, England). 132(1):75-88