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  • Stevenson, R., Samokhina, E., Mangat, A., Rossetti, I., Purushotham, S. S., Malladi, C. S., Morley, J. W., & Buskila, Y. (2023). Astrocytic K+ clearance during disease progression in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Glia, 1–17.

  • Purushotham, S. S., & Buskila, Y. (2023). Astrocytic modulation of neuronal signalling. Front Netw Physiol, 3, 1205544. doi:10.3389/fnetp.2023.1205544

  • Gamage, R., Rossetti, I., Niedermayer, G., Munch, G., Buskila, Y., & Gyengesi, E. (2023). Chronic neuroinflammation during aging leads to cholinergic neurodegeneration in the mouse medial septum. J Neuroinflammation, 20(1), 235. doi:10.1186/s12974-023-02897-5



  • Buskila Y, E Gyengési and JW Morley (2021) Neuronal pathways affecting glial function. Front. Cell. Neurosci.14:278. doi: 10.3389/fncel.2021.686796 

  •  Bellot-Saez, A.; Stevenson,R.; Kékesi, O.; Samokhina, E.; Ben-Abu, Y.; Morley, J.W.; Buskila, Y. (2021) Neuromodulation of Astrocytic K+ Clearance. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2021, 22, 2520.



  • Stevenson R, Samokhina E, Rossetti I, Morley JW and Buskila Y (2020) Neuromodulation of Glial Function During Neurodegeneration. Front. Cell. Neurosci. 14:278. doi: 10.3389/fncel.2020.00278

  • Kékesi O and Buskila Y (2020) Method for prolonged incubation of brain slices. Bio-Protocols. doi:10.21769/BioProtoc.3683  ​

  • Buskila Y, Alba Bellot-Saez, Orsolya Kékesi, Morven Cameron and Morley J (2020) Extending the life-span of acute neuronal tissue for imaging and electrophysiology studies. Basic Neurobiology Techniques, Neuromethods, Vol. 152.


  • Buskila Y, Bellot-Saez A and John W. Morley (2019) Generating brain waves, the power of astrocytes. Front. Neurosci. 13:1125. Doi: 10.3389/fnins.2019.01125

  • Kékesi O, Huazheng L, Münch G, Morley J, Gyengesi E and Buskila Y (2019) The differential impact of acute microglia activation on the excitability of cholinergic neurons in the mouse medial septum. Brain Structure & Function. doi: 10.1007/s00429-019-01905-w

  • Buskila Y, Kékesi O, Bellot-Saez A, et al (2019) Dynamic interplay between H-current and M-current controls motoneuron hyperexcitability in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Cell Death Dis 10:310. doi: 10.1038/s41419-019-1538-9



  • Alba Bellot-Saez, Greg Cohen, André van Schaik, Lezanne Ooi, John W. Morley and Yossi Buskila (2018) Astrocytic modulation of cortical oscillations.  Sci.Rep. 8:11565 | DOI:10.1038/s41598-018-30003-w

  • Do-Ha Dzung, Buskila Yossi and Ooi Lezanne (2018) Impairments in motor neurons, interneurons and astrocytes contribute to hyperexcitability in ALS: underlying mechanisms and paths to therapy. Molecular Neurobiology. Doi: 10.1007/s12035-017-0392-y



  • ​Alba Bellot-Saez, Orsolya Kékesi, John W. Morley and Yossi Buskila (2017) Astrocytic modulation of neuronal excitability through K+ spatial buffering.  Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews. 77:87-97. doi: 10.1016/j.neubiorev.2017.03.002.

  • ​Morven Cameron, Yossi Buskila, Amr el Abed, Socrates Dokos, Nigel Lovell and John W. Morley (2017) Differential effect of brief electrical stimulation on voltage-gated potassium channels. J Neurophysiol.  Doi:10.1152/jn.00915.2016  

  • Morven Cameron, Orsolya Kékesi, John W. Morley, Jonathan Tapson, Sindy Kueh, Alba Bellot Saez, Paul P Breen, André van Schaik and Yossi Buskila (2017) Prolonged incubation of acute neuronal tissue for electrophysiology and calcium imaging. JoVE (120) 1-6.



  • Morven Cameron, Orsolya Kékesi, John W. Morley, Jonathan Tapson, Paul P Breen, André van Schaik and Yossi Buskila (2016) Calcium imaging of AM dyes following prolonged incubation in acute neuronal tissue. PLoS ONE 11(5): e0155468. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0155468

  • Mohammad S. Zaman, Adam J. Johnson, Gabriele Bobek, Sindy Kueh, Cindy Kersaitis, Trevor D. Baily, Yossi Buskila and Ming J. Wu (2016) Protein kinase CK2 regulates metal toxicity in neuronal cells. Metallomics, DOI: 10.1039/C5MT00260E



  • Buskila Y, Breen PP, Tapson J, Van-Schaik A, Barton M and Morley J (2014) Extending the viability of acute brain slices. Sci.Rep. 4, 5309; DOI:10.1038/srep05309.

  • Breen PP, Buskila Y (2014) "Braincubator: An incubation system to extend brain slice lifespan for use in neurophysiology," Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), 36th Annual International Conference of the IEEE, pp.4864-4867, doi: 10.1109/EMBC.2014.6944713



  • Buskila Y, Morley JW, Tapson J and Van schaik A (2013) The adaptation of spike backpropagation delays in cortical neurons. Front. Cell. Neurosci. 7:192. doi:10.3389/fncel.2013.00192.

  • Buskila Y, Crowe ES and G. C R Ellis-Davies (2013) Synaptic deficits in layer 5 neurons precede overt structural decay in 5xFAD mice. Neuroscience, 2013. doi:pii: S0306-4522(13)00788-4. 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2013.09.016.

  • Tapson JC, Cohen GK, Afshar S, Stiefel KM, Buskila Y, Wang RM, Hamilton TJ and van Schaik A (2013) Synthesis of neural networks for spatio-temporal spike pattern recognition and processing. Front. Neurosci. 7:153. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2013.00153

  • Shlosberg D, Buskila Y, Abu-Ghanem Y and Amitai Y (2012) Spatiotemporal alterations of cortical network activity by selective loss of NOS-expressing interneurons. Front. Neural Circuits 6:3. doi: 10.3389/fncir.2012.00003

  • Srinivas K, Buskila Y, G. C R Ellis-Davies (2012) Synthesis and characterization of cell-permeant 6-nitrodibenzofuranyl-caged IP(3).  Photochem Photobiol Sci. 11(3):508-13.

  • Buskila Y and Amitai Y (2010) Astrocytic iNOS-dependent enhancement of synaptic release in mouse neocortex.  J. Neurophysiol. 103: 1322-1328.

  • Abu-Ghanem Y, Cohen H, Buskila Y, Grauer E and Amitai Y (2008) Enhanced stress reactivity in NOS2 mutant mice: findings in support of astrocytic nitrosative modulation of behavior. Neuroscience, 156(2): 257-65.

  • Buskila Y, Abu-Ghanem Y, Levi Y, Moran A, Grauer E, et al. (2007) Enhanced Astrocytic Nitric Oxide production and neuronal Modifications in the Neocortex of a NOS2 Mutant Mouse. PLoS ONE 2(9): e843.

  • Buskila Y, Farkash Shai, Hershfinkel M and Amitai Y (2005) Rapid nitric oxide production by neurons and astrocytes in mouse neocortical slices. GLIA, 15(3): 169-76.

  • Shlosberg D., Patrick S. L., Buskila Y and Amitai Y (2003) Inhibitory effect of mouse neocortex layer I on the underlying cellular network. Eur J Neurosci.  18(10):2751-9

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