Tina Hofmaier

Supervisor: Harald Sitte
Project: The Impact of Phosphatidylinositol-4,5-bisphosphate (PIP2) on Serotonin Transport Function; on Maternity Leave since 05/2016; 08/2017: Research Scientist at Austrian Institute of Technology

Conference Talks
The impact of phosphatidolinositol-4,5-bisphosphate (PIP2) on serotonin transport function21st Scientific APHAR Symposium, Graz, Austria09/2015

Conference Poster Presentations
The impact of phosphatidylinositol-4,5-bisphosphate (PIP2) on serotonin transport functionYSA PhD Symposium, Medical University of Vienna, Austria06/2015

Publications in Peer Reviewed Journals
Amphetamine actions at the serotonin transporter rely on the availability of phosphatidylinositol-4,5-bisphosphate.Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Jul 9;110(28):11642-7. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1220552110. 06/2013
Platelet serotonin transporter function predicts default-mode network activity.PLoS One. 2014 Mar 25;9(3):e92543. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0092543. .03/2014
Aminorex, a metabolite of the cocaine adulterant levamisole, exerts amphetamine like actions at monoamine transporters.Neurochem Int. 2014 Jul;73:32-41. doi: 10.1016/j.neuint.2013.11.010. 06/2014
Structure and regulatory interactions of the cytoplasmic terminal domains of serotonin transporter.Biochemistry. 2014 Aug 26;53(33):5444-60. doi: 10.1021/bi500637f. 08/2014
Amphetamine action at the cocaine- and antidepressant-sensitive serotonin transporter is modulated by ?▒CaMKII.Neurosci. 2015 May 27;35(21):8258-71. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.4034-14.2015.05/2015
Direct PIP2 binding mediates stable oligomer formation of the serotonin transporter.Nat Commun. 2017 Jan 19;8:14089. doi: 10.1038/ncomms14089.01/2017
Cocaine adulteration.J Chem Neuroanat. 2017 Jun 12. pii: S0891-0618(17)30003-0. doi: 10.1016/j.jchemneu.2017.06.00107/2017

TitleFunding organisationDate
Best Poster AwardYoung Scientist Association, MUW 09/2015