Selected Papers

Gloviczki B, Török DG, Márton G, Gál L, Bodzay T, Pintér S, Nógrádi A.: Delayed spinal cord-brachial plexus reconnection after C7 ventral root avulsion: the effect of reinnervating motoneurons rescued by riluzole treatment. J Neurotrauma. 2017 Jun 28. doi: 10.1089/neu.2016.4754. 

Pajer K, Nemes C, Berzsenyi S, Kovács KA, Pirity MK, Pajenda G, Nógrádi A, Dinnyés A.: Grafted murine induced pluripotent stem cells prevent death of injured rat motoneurons otherwise destined to die. Exp Neurol. 2015; 269:188-201.  

Teuschl AH, Schuh C, Halbweis R, Pajer K, Márton G, Hopf R, Mosia S, Rünzler D, Redl H, Nógrádi A, Hausner T.: A new preparation method for anisotropic silk fibroin nerve guidance conduits and its evaluation in vitro in a rat sciatic nerve defect model. Tissue Eng Part C Methods. 2015; 21:945-57.

Pajer K, Feichtinger GA, Márton G, Sabitzer S, Klein D, Redl H, Nógrádi A.: Cytokine signaling by grafted neuroectodermal stem cells rescues motoneurons destined to die. Exp Neurol. 2014; 261:180-189.

Pajenda G, Hercher D, Márton G, Pajer K, Feichtinger GA, Maléth J, Redl H, Nógrádi A.: Spatiotemporally limited BDNF and GDNF overexpression rescues motoneurons destined to die and induces elongative axon growth. Exp Neurol. 2014; 261:367-76.

Pajenda G, Pajer K, Márton G, Hegyi P, Redl H, Nógrádi A.: Rescue of injured motoneurones by grafted neuroectodermal stem cells: effect of the location of graft. Restor Neurol Neurosci. 2013; 31:263-74.

A Nógrádi, K Pajer, G Márton: The role of embryonic of embryonic motoneuron transplants to restore the lost motor function of the injured spinal cord.  Ann Anatomy doi:10.1016/j.aanat.2011.04.001 2011

S Pintér, B Gloviczki, A Szabó, G Márton, A Nógrádi: Increased survival and reinnervation of cervical motoneurons by riluzole following avulsion of the C7 ventral root. J. Neurotrauma 27:2273-2282. 2010

G Márton, D Tombácz, JS Tóth, A Szabó, Z Boldogkői, Á Dénes, A Hornyák, A Nógrádi: Ex vivo infection of human embryonic spinal cord neurons prior to transplantation into adult mouse cord. BMC Neurosci 11:65. 2010

B Beirowski, A Nógrádi, E Babetto, G Garcia-Alias, MP Coleman: Mechanisms of axonal spheroid formation in central nervous system Wallerian degeneration. J. Neuropathol. Exp. Neurol. 69:455-472. 2010

R Schmidhammer, A Nógrádi, A Szabó, H Redl, T Hausner, DG van der Nest, H Millesi: Synergistic motor nerve fiber transfer between different nerves through the use of end-to-side coaptation. Exp. Neurol. 217:388-394. 2009

R Adalbert, A Nógrádi, E Babetto, L Janeckova, SA Walker, M Kerschensteiner, T Misgeld, MP Coleman: Severely dystrophic axons at amyloid plaques remain continuous and connected to viable cell bodies. Brain. 2009

A. Nógrádi and A. Szabó: Transplantation of embryonic neurones to replace missing spinal motoneurones. Restor. Neurol. Neurosci., 26:215-223. 2008

A. Nógrádi, B. Hopp, T. Smausz, G. Kecskeméti, Zs. Bor, L. Kolozsvári, A. Szabó, A. Klini, C. Fotakis: Directed Cell Growth on Laser-Transferred 2D Biomaterial Matrices. The Open Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicin Journal, 1:1-7. 2008

B. Hopp, T. Smausz, B. Papdi, Zs. Bor, A. Szabó, L. Kolozsvári, C. Fotakis, A. Nógrádi: Laser-based techniques for living cell pattern formation. Appl. Phys. A, 93:45-49. DOI 10.1007/s00339-008-4648-2. 2008

A. Nógrádi, A. Szabó, S. Pintér, G. Vrbová: Delayed riluzole treatment is able to rescue injured rat spinal motoneurones. Neuroscience, 144:431-438. 2007

R. Adalbert, A. Nógrádi, A. Szabó, MP. Coleman: The slow Wallerian degeneration gene in vivo protects motor axons but not their cell bodies after avulsion and neonatal axotomy. Eur. J. Neurosci., 24:2163-2168. 2006

B. Hopp, T. Smausz, N. Kresz, N. Barna, Zs. Bor, L. Kolozsvári, DB. Chrisey, A. Szabó, A. Nógrádi: Survival and proliferation ability of various living cell types after laser-induced forward transfer. Tissue Engineering 11:1817-23. 2005

H.L. Low, A. Nógrádi, G. Vrbová, L. Greensmith: Axotomized motoneurons can be rescued from cell death by peripheral nerve grafts: The effect of donor age. J. Neuropathol. Exp. Neurol.62:75-87. 2003

Z. Boldogköi, A. Nógrádi: Gene and cancer therapy – pseudorabies virus: A novel research and therapeutic tool? Curr. Gene Ther. 3:155-182. 2003

A. Nógrádi, F. Domoki, R. Dégi, S. Borda, M. Pákáski, A. Szabó, F. Bari: Up-regulation of cerebral carbonic anhydrase by anoxic stress in piglets. J. Neurochem. 85:843-850. 2003

L. Kolozsvári, A. Nógrádi, B. Hopp, Z. Bor: UV absorbance of the human cornea in the 240- to 400-nm range. Invest. Ophthal. Vis. Sci. 43:2165-2168. 2002

Z. Boldogköi, A. Szabó, G. Vrbová, A. Nógrádi: Pseudorabies-based gene delivery to rat embryonic spinal cord grafts. Human Gene Ther. 13:719-729. 2002

S. Horváth, Z. Kis, Z. Boldogköi, A. Nógrádi, J. Toldi: Oestrogen-dependent tracing in the rat CNS after pseudorabies virus infection. Eur. J. Neurosci. 15:937-943. 2002

A. Nógrádi and G. Vrbová: The effect of riluzole in rats on the survival of injured adult and grafted embryonic motoneurones. Eur. J. Neurosci. 13:113-118. 2001.

R Dégi, C Thore, F Bari, N Thrikawala, A Nógrádi, G Robins, F Domoki, TC Beasley, DW Busija: Ischemia increases prostagalandin H synthase-2 levels in retina and visual cortex in piglets. Graefe’s Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 239:59-65. 2001


Books and Book Chapters


A. Nógrádi (ed): Transplantation of Neural Tissue into the Spinal Cord.
2nd edition; Springer (New York) – Landes Bioscience (Georgetown, Texas), 2006


  • Replacement of Specific Neuronal Populations in the Spinal Cord
    Antal Nógrádi
  • Encouraging Regeneration of Host Neurones: The Use of Peripheral Nerve Bridges, Glial Cells or Biomaterials
    Antal Nógrádi
  • Replacement of Specific Populations of Cells: Glial Cell Transplantation into the Spinal Cord
    Antal Nógrádi
  • Anatomy and Physiology of the Spinal Cord
    Antal Nógrádi and Gerta Vrbová
  • Recovery of Lost Spinal Cord Function by Facilitating the Spinal Cord Circuits Below the Lesion
    Urszula Slawinska
  • Recovery of Function After Spinal Cord Injury
    Gavin Clowry and Urszula Slawinska
  • Encouraging Regeneration of Host Neurones: The Use of Peripheral Nerve Bridges, Glial Cells or Biomaterials
    Antal Nógrádi
  • Encouraging Regeneration of Host Neurones: Transplantation of Neural Tissues into the Injured Spinal Cord Grafts of Embryonic Neural Tissue
    Gerta Vrbová