Chu P, Abraham R, Budhu K, Khan U, De Marco García N, Brumberg JC.; 2018. The Impact of Perineuronal Net Digestion using Chondroitinase ABC on the Intrinsic Physiology of Cortical Neurons. Neuroscience. Jul 9. pii: S0306-4522(18)30472-X. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2018.07.004. [Epub ahead of print]

Che A., Babij R., Iannone A., Fetcho R., Ferrer M., Liston C., Fishell G. and De Marco García N.V.*; 2018. Layer I interneurons sharpen sensory maps during neonatal development. Neuron. Jul 11;99(1):98-116.e7. *corresponding author. Highlighted in the Weill Cornell Medicine Newsroom (,  iNSCOPIX (, Neuroscience news ( and Scientifica (

Kabir Z., Che A., Fischer D., Rice R., Rizzo B., Byrne M., Glass M., and De Marco García N.V. and Rajadhyaksha A; 2017. Rescue of impaired sociability and anxiety-like behavior in adult cacna1c-deficient mice by pharmacologically targeting eIF2α. Molecular Psychiatry, 2017 Aug;22(8):1096-1109. Highlighted in the Weill Cornell Medicine Newsroom.

Babij R. and De Marco García N.V.*; 2016. Neuronal Activity Controls the Development of Interneurons in the Somatosensory Cortex (Review Article). Front Biol. Dec;11(6):459-470. *corresponding author.

De Marco García N.V., Pirya R., Tuncdemir S., Fishell G. and Karayannis T.; 2015. Sensory inputs control the integration of neurogliaform interneurons into cortical circuits. Nat Neurosci. Mar;18(3):393-401.

De Marco García N.V.,  2014. Parsing out the embryonic origin of subplate cell-type diversity (Commentary). Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Jun 10;111(23):8325-6.

De Marco García N.V.*, and Fishell G.; 2014. Subtype-selective electroporation of cortical interneurons. J Vis Exp.Aug 18;(90):e51518.*corresponding author

Karayannis T.*, De Marco García N.V.*, and Fishell G.; 2012. The functional adaptation of cortical interneurons to attenuated activity is subtype-specific. *equal contribution. Front Neural Circuits; 6: 66

Close J. *, Xu H. *, De Marco García N.V., Rudy B. and Fishell G.; 2012. Satb1 is required for the differentiation, integration and survival of MGE-derived cortical interneurons. J Neurosci.; 32(49):17690-705.

De Marco García N.V.*, Karayannis T.* and Fishell G.; 2011. Neuronal activity is required for the integration of specific interneuron subtypes into the somatosensory cortex. *equal contribution. Nature; 472(7343): 351-5. [Highlighted by Faculty of a 1000, Nature Reviews Neuroscience]

De Marco García N.V., and Jessell T.M.; 2008. Early motor neuron pool identity and muscle nerve trajectory defined by postmitotic restrictions in Nkx6.1 activity. Neuron; 57(2): 217-231.

Huber A.B., Kania A., Tran T.S., Gu C., De Marco García N.V., Lieberam, I., Johnson D., Jessell T.M., Ginty D.D., Kolodkin AL.; 2005. Distinct roles for secreted semaphorin signaling in spinal motor axon guidance. Neuron; 48(6): 949-64.

Price S.R., De Marco García N.V., Ranscht B., and Jessell T.M.; 2002. Regulation of motor neuron pool sorting by differential expression of type II cadherins. Cell 109: 205-216. [Highlighted by Faculty of a 1000]