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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Biology and Biochemistry D-index 57 Citations 12,123 84 World Ranking 6555 National Ranking 3039

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Gene
  • Enzyme
  • Neuron

His primary areas of investigation include Neural cell adhesion molecule, Cell biology, Polysialic acid, Cell adhesion molecule and Cell adhesion. To a larger extent, he studies Cell with the aim of understanding Neural cell adhesion molecule. The concepts of his Cell biology study are interwoven with issues in Embryonic stem cell, Neural development, Neurite, Anatomy and Olfactory bulb.

His Polysialic acid research includes themes of Pyramidal cell, Nervous system, Neuroscience, Synaptogenesis and Gene isoform. His Cell adhesion molecule research focuses on Biochemistry and how it connects with Stereochemistry. Urs Rutishauser has researched Cell adhesion in several fields, including Cell aggregation and Antigen.

His most cited work include:

  • THE COVALENT STRUCTURE OF AN ENTIRE γG IMMUNOGLOBULIN MOLECULE (799 citations)
  • The neural cell adhesion molecule (NCAM) as a regulator of cell-cell interactions (706 citations)
  • Polysialic acid in the vertebrate nervous system: a promoter of plasticity in cell-cell interactions. (503 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary scientific interests are in Neural cell adhesion molecule, Cell biology, Polysialic acid, Neuroscience and Cell adhesion molecule. His Neural cell adhesion molecule study is concerned with the larger field of Biochemistry. His Cell biology research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Cell, Neurite, Immunology and Anatomy.

His Polysialic acid study incorporates themes from Endocrinology, Central nervous system, Internal medicine, Cell migration and Regeneration. His research is interdisciplinary, bridging the disciplines of Embryogenesis and Neuroscience. His Cell adhesion molecule research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Embryonic stem cell, Cell signaling, Function, Cell adhesion and Cell aggregation.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Neural cell adhesion molecule (64.00%)
  • Cell biology (58.00%)
  • Polysialic acid (46.67%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2003-2021)?

  • Polysialic acid (46.67%)
  • Cell biology (58.00%)
  • Neural cell adhesion molecule (64.00%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Urs Rutishauser mainly focuses on Polysialic acid, Cell biology, Neural cell adhesion molecule, Neuroscience and Cell migration. The Polysialic acid study combines topics in areas such as Neurite, Central nervous system, Nervous system, Subventricular zone and Regeneration. His research investigates the connection between Nervous system and topics such as Cellular Neurobiology that intersect with issues in Biochemistry.

Urs Rutishauser combines subjects such as Immunology and Transplantation with his study of Cell biology. His Neural cell adhesion molecule research is classified as research in Cell adhesion. Urs Rutishauser has included themes like Embryogenesis and Neural stem cell in his Neuroscience study.

Between 2003 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Polysialic acid in the plasticity of the developing and adult vertebrate nervous system. (470 citations)
  • Direct Evidence That Neural Cell Adhesion Molecule (NCAM) Polysialylation Increases Intermembrane Repulsion and Abrogates Adhesion (202 citations)
  • Activity-dependent PSA expression regulates inhibitory maturation and onset of critical period plasticity (162 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Gene
  • Enzyme
  • Neuron

His main research concerns Polysialic acid, Neuroscience, Neural cell adhesion molecule, Cell biology and Axon. His research on Polysialic acid concerns the broader Cell adhesion. The Neuroscience study which covers Embryogenesis that intersects with Inhibitory postsynaptic potential, Nervous system, Hormone and Glycan.

His Neural cell adhesion molecule research integrates issues from Neurogenesis, Cadherin and Neuroplasticity. His Cell biology study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Adherens junction, Cellular differentiation and Immunology. His work carried out in the field of Axon brings together such families of science as Sciatic nerve, Central nervous system and Regeneration.

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Best Publications

The neural cell adhesion molecule (NCAM) as a regulator of cell-cell interactions

Urs Rutishauser;Ann Acheson;Alison K. Hall;Dennis M. Mann.
Science (1988)

1130 Citations

Polysialic acid in the plasticity of the developing and adult vertebrate nervous system.

Urs Rutishauser.
Nature Reviews Neuroscience (2008)

743 Citations

Polysialic acid in the vertebrate nervous system: a promoter of plasticity in cell-cell interactions.

Urs Rutishauser;Lynn Landmesser.
Trends in Neurosciences (1996)

638 Citations

Genetic deletion of a neural cell adhesion molecule variant (N-CAM-180) produces distinct defects in the central nervous system.

Henry Tomasiewicz;Katsuhiko Ono;Della Yee;Christian Thompson.
Neuron (1993)

578 Citations

N-CAM mutation inhibits tangential neuronal migration and is phenocopied by enzymatic removal of polysialic acid

Katsuhiko Ono;Henry Tomasiewicz;Terry Magnuson;Urs Rutishauser.
Neuron (1994)

504 Citations

The Role of Polysialic Acid in Migration of Olfactory Bulb Interneuron Precursors in the Subventricular Zone

Huaiyu Hu;Henry Tomasiewicz;Terry Magnuson;Urs Rutishauser.
Neuron (1996)

441 Citations

Guidance of optic axons in vivo by a preformed adhesive pathway on neuroepithelial endfeet

Jerry Silver;Urs Rutishauser.
Developmental Biology (1984)

408 Citations

Specific alteration of NCAM-mediated cell adhesion by an endoneuraminidase.

Urs Rutishauser;Michiko Watanabe;Jerry Silver;Frederic A. Troy.
Journal of Cell Biology (1985)

391 Citations

Polysialic acid as a regulator of intramuscular nerve branching during embryonic development.

Lynn Landmesser;Lisa Dahm;Jicheng Tang;Urs Rutishauser.
Neuron (1990)

377 Citations

Removal of Polysialic Acid–Neural Cell Adhesion Molecule Induces Aberrant Mossy Fiber Innervation and Ectopic Synaptogenesis in the Hippocampus

Tatsunori Seki;Urs Rutishauser.
The Journal of Neuroscience (1998)

368 Citations

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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