2017

Martini FJ, Moreno-Juan V, Filipchuk A, Valdeolmillos M, López-Bendito G (2017) Impact of thalamocortical input on barrel cortex development. Neuroscience. Apr 13. pii: S0306-4522(17)30244-0.

Gezelius H, López-Bendito G (2017) Thalamic neuronal specification and early circuit formation (2017). Dev Neurobiol. 77(7):830-843.

Moreno-Juan V, Filipchuk A, Antón-Bolaños N, Mezzera C, Gezelius H, Andrés B,  Rodríguez-Malmierca L, Susín R, Schaad O, Iwasato T, Schüle R, Rutlin M, Nelson
S, Ducret S, Valdeolmillos M, Rijli FM, López-Bendito G (2017) Prenatal thalamic waves regulate cortical area size prior to sensory processing. Nat Commun. 3;8:14172.

2016

Gezelius H, Moreno-Juan V, Mezzera C, Thakurela S, Rodríguez-Malmierca LM, Pistolic J, Benes V, Tiwari VK, López-Bendito G (2016) Genetic Labeling of Nuclei-Specific Thalamocortical Neurons Reveals Putative Sensory-Modality Specific Genes. Cereb Cortex. 20.

Grubb MS, Hoogenraad CC, Schwabe L, López-Bendito G (2016) Moving on: mobility for early-career neuroscientists. Eur J Neurosci. 44:2285-90.

Poirazi P, Belin D, Gräff J, Hanganu-Opatz IL, López-Bendito G (2016) Balancing family with a successful career in neuroscience. Eur J Neurosci. 44:1797-803.

Schwabe L, López-Bendito G, Ribeiro C (2016) Getting published: how to write a successful neuroscience paper. Eur J Neurosci. 43(8):992-6.

2015

Barão S, Gärtner A, Leyva-Díaz E, Demyanenko G, Munck S, Vanhoutvin T, Zhou L, Schachner M, López-Bendito G, Maness PF, De Strooper B (2015) Antagonistic Effects of BACE1 and APH1B-γ-Secretase Control Axonal Guidance by Regulating Growth Cone Collapse. Cell Reports 19.

Castillo-Paterna M, Moreno-Juan V, Filipchuk A, Rodríguez-Malmierca L, Susín R, López-Bendito G (2015) DCC functions as an accelerator of thalamocortical axonal growth downstream of spontaneous thalamic activity. EMBO Reports 16:851-62.

2014

Moreno-Bravo JA, Martinez-Lopez JE, Madrigal MP, Kim M, Mastick GS, Lopez-Bendito G, Martinez S, Puelles E (2014) Developmental guidance of the retroflex tract at its bending point involves Robo1-Slit2-mediated floor plate repulsion. Brain Structure and Function 4.

Garel S, López-Bendito G (2014) Inputs from the thalamocortical system on axon pathfinding mechanisms. Current Opinion in Neurobiology 2014 Aug;27:143-50. doi:
10.1016/j.conb.2014.03.013. Epub 2014 Apr 17. Review. PubMed PMID: 24742382.

Leyva-Díaz E, Del Toro D, Menal MJ, Cambray S, Susín R, Tessier-Lavigne M, Klein R, Egea J, López-Bendito G (2014) Is a Robo1-interacting protein that determines Netrin-1 attraction in developing axons. Current Biology 24(5):494-508.

2013

Benjumeda I, Escalante A, Law C, Morales D, Chauvin G, Muça G, Coca Y, Márquez J, López-Bendito G, Kania A, Martínez L, Herrera E (2013) Uncoupling of EphA/ephrinA signaling and spontaneous activity in neural circuit wiring. Journal of Neuroscience 33:18208-18.

Leyva-Díaz E, López-Bendito G (2013) In and out from the cortex: Development of major forebrain connections. Neuroscience 254C:26-44.

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2012

Mire E*, Mezzera C*, Leyva-Díaz E, Paternain AV, Squarzoni P, Bluy L, Castillo-Paterna M, López MJ, Peregrín S, Tessier-Lavigne M, Garel S, Galcerán J, Lerma J, López-Bendito G (2012) Spontaneous activity regulates Robo1 transcription to mediate a switch thalamocortical axon growth. Nature Neuroscience 8:1134-1143.
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Yamamoto N, López-Bendito G (2012) Shaping brain connections through spontaneous neural activity. European Journal of Neuroscience 35:1595-604
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Molnár Z, Garel S, López-Bendito G, Maness P, Price DJ (2012) Mechanisms controlling the guidance of thalamocortical axons through the embryonic forebrain. European Journal of Neuroscience 35:1573-85.
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Jabaudon D, López Bendito G (2012) Development and plasticity of thalamocortical systems. European Journal of Neuroscience 35:1522-3.

Marcos-Mondéjar P, Peregrin S, Li JL, Carlsson L, Tole S, López-Bendito G (2012) The Lhx2 transcription factor controls thalamocortical axonal guidance by specific regulation of Robo1 and Robo2 receptors. Journal of Neuroscience 32:4372-4385.
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López-Bendito G and Arlotta P (2012) Toward cell replacement therapies for nervous system regeneration. Dev. Neurobiology 72:145-52
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2011

Bielle F*, Marcos-Mondéjar P*, Leyva-Díaz E*, Lokmane L*, Mire E, Mailhes C, Keita M, García N, Tessier-Lavigne M, Garel S†, López-Bendito G† (2011) Emergent growth cone responses to combinations of Slit1 and Netrin 1 in thalamocortical axon topography. Current Biology 21:1748-55. *Equal contribution. †Corresponding authors.
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Bielle F, Marcos-Mondejar P, Keita M, Mailhes C, Verney C, Nguyen Ba-Charvet K, Tessier-Lavigne M, López-Bendito G, Garel S (2011) Slit2 activity on the migration of guidepost neurons shapes thalamic projections during development and evolution. Neuron 69:1085-1098.
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Moldrich RX, Mezzera C, Holmes WM, Goda S, Brookfield SJ, Rankin AJ, Barr E, Kurniawan N, D, Richards LJ, López-Bendito G, Iwata T (2011) Fgfr3 regulates development of the caudal telencephalon. Developmental Dynamics 240:1586-1599.
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Sánchez-Alcañiz JA, Haege S, Mueller W, Pla R, Mackay F, Schulz S, López-Bendito G, Stumm R, Marín O (2011) Cxcr7 controls neuronal migration by regulating chemokine responsivenes. Neuron 69:77-90.
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2009

Little GE*, López-Bendito G*,†, Rünker AE, García N, Piñon MC, Chédotal A, Molnár Z†, Mitchell KJ† (2009) Specificity and plasticity of thalamocortical connections in Sema6A mutant mice. PLoS Biology 28:e98. *Equal contribution. †Corresponding authors.
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Martini FJ*, Valiente M*, López Bendito G, Szabó G, Moya F, Valdeolmillos M, Marín O (2009) Biased selection of leading process branches mediates chemotaxis during tangential neuronal migration. Development 136:41-50. *Equal contribution
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2008

López-Bendito G*, Sánchez-Alcañiz JA*, Pla R*, Borrell V, Picó E, Valdeolmillos M, Marín O (2008) Chemokine signaling controls intracortical migration and final distribution of GABAergic interneurons. Journal of Neuroscience 28:1613-1624. *Equal contribution
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2007

Carney RS, Bystron I, López-Bendito G, Molnár Z (2007) Comparative analysis of extra ventricular mitosis at early stages of cortical development in rat and human. Brain Struct Funct. 212: 3754
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López-Bendito G, Flames N, Ma L, Fouquet C, Di Meglio T, Chedotal A, Tessier-Lavigne M, Marín O (2007) Robo1 and Robo2 cooperate to control the guidance of major axonal tracts in the mammalian forebrain. Journal of Neuroscience 27:3395-407.
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2006

López-Bendito G*, Cautinat A*, Sanchez JA, Bielle F, Flames N, Garrat AN, Tagmale D, Role LW, Charnay P, Marin O, Garel S (2006) Tangential Neuronal Migration Controls Axon Guidance: A Role for Neuregulin-1 in Thalamocortical Axon Navigation. Cell 125:127-142. *Equal contribution
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Marín O and López-Bendito G (2006) Neuronal Migration. Evolution of Nervous Systems (Striedter, G.F., and Rubenstein, J.L.R., eds) Elsevier. History of Ideas, Basic Concepts and Developmental Mechanisms

Molnár Z, López-Bendito G, Blakey D, Thompson A, Higashi S (2006) The earliest thalamocortical interactions. Development and Plasticity in Sensory Thalamus and Cortex. Springer, NY

2005

Luján R, Shigemoto R, López-Bendito G (2005) Glutamate and GABA receptor signalling in the developing brain. Neuroscience 130: 567-580
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2004

López-Bendito G, Shigemoto R, Kulik A, Fairén A, Luján R (2004) Distribution of metabotropic GABA receptor Subunits GABA(B1a/b) and GABA(B2) in the rat hippocampus during prenatal and postnatal development. Hippocampus 14: 836-848
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Panzanelli P, López-Bendito G, Luján R, Sassoé-Pognetto M (2004) Localization and developmental expression of GABAB receptors in the rat olfactory bulb. Journal of Neurocitology 33: 87-99
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López-Bendito G, Sturgess K, Erdélyi F, Szabó G, Molnár Z, Paulsen O (2004) Preferential origin and layer destination of GAD65-GFP cortical interneurons. Cerebral Cortex 14:1122-33.
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2003

López-Bendito G, Luján R, Shigemoto R, Ganter P, Paulsen O, Molnár Z (2003) Blockade of GABAB receptors alters the migration of tangentially neurons. Cerebral Cortex 13: 932-942
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Kulik A, Vida I, Luján R, Haas CA, López-Bendito G, Shigemoto R, Frotscher M (2003) Subcellular localization of metabotropic GABA(B) receptor subunits GABA(B1a/b) and GABA(B2) in the rat hippocampus. Journal of Neuroscience 23: 11026-11035
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Molnár Z, Higashi S, López-Bendito G (2003) Choreography of early thalamocortical development. Cerebral Cortex 13: 661-669
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López-Bendito G and Molnár Z (2003) Thalamocortical Development! How are we going to get there? Nature Reviews Neuroscience 4: 276-289
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2002

López-Bendito G, Chan CH, Mallamaci A, Parnavelas J, Molnár Z (2002) The role of Emx2 in the development of the reciprocal connectivity between cortex and thalamus. Journal of Comparative Neurology 451-153
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Molnár Z*, López-Bendito G*, Small J, Partridge LD, Blakemore C, Wilson MC (2002) Normal development of thalamocortical projections in the SNAP-25 deficient mouse. Journal of Neuroscience 22: 10313-10323. *Equal contribution
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Jones L*, López-Bendito G*, Grüss P, Stoykova A, Molnár Z (2002) Pax6 is required for the normal development of the cerebral cortex and its connections. Development 129: 5041-5052. *Equal contribution
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Washbourne P, Thompson PM, Carta M, Costa ET, Mathews JR, López-Bendito G, Molnar Z, Becher MW, Valenzuela CF, Partridge LD, Wilson MC (2002) Genetic ablation of the t-SNARE SNAP-25 distinguishes mechanisms of neuroexocytosis. Nature Neuroscience 5: 19-26
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López-Bendito G, Shigemoto R, Fairén A, Luján, R (2002) Differential distribution of group I metabotropic glutamate receptors during rat cortical development. Cerebral Cortex 12: 625-638
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López-Bendito G, Shigemoto R, Kulik A, Paulsen O, Fairén A, Luján, R (2002) Expression and distribution of metabotropic GABA receptor subtypes GABABR1 and GABABR2 during rat cortical development. European Journal of Neuroscience 15:1766-1778
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2001

López-Bendito G, Shigemoto R, Luján R, Juiz JM (2001) Developmental changes in the localization of the mGluR1α subtype of metabotropic glutamate receptors in Purkinje cells. Neuroscience 105: 413-429
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Martínez-Galán JR, López-Bendito G, Luján, R., Shigemoto R, Fairén A, Valdeolmillos M (2001) Cajal-Retzius cells in early postnatal mouse cortex selectively express functional metabotropic glutamate receptors. European Journal of Neuroscience 13: 1147-1154
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