Fischer, P., and Schnell, B. (2022). Multiple mechanisms mediate the suppression of motion vision during escape maneuvers in flying Drosophila. iScience 25, 105143. Link to PuRe database


Schnell, B., Ros, I., and Dickinson, M.H. (2017). A descending neuron correlated with the rapid steering maneuvers of flying Drosophila. Current Biology 27, 1200-1205. Link to PuRe database


Schnell, B., Weir, P.T., Roth, E., Fairhall, A.L., and Dickinson, M.H. (2014). Cellular mechanisms for integral feedback in visually guided behavior. PNAS 111, 5700-5705.

Weir, P.T., Schnell, B., and Dickinson, M.H. (2014). Central complex neurons exhibit behaviorally gated responses to visual motion in Drosophila. J Neurophysiol 111, 62-71.


Cuntz, H., Forstner, F., Schnell, B., Ammer, G., Raghu, S.V., and Borst, A. (2013). Preserving neural function under extreme scaling. PLoS ONE 8, e71540.


Schnell, B., Raghu, S.V., Nern, A., and Borst, A. (2012). Columnar cells necessary for motion responses of wide-field visual interneurons in Drosophila. J Comp Physiol A 198, 389-395.


Eichner, H., Joesch, M., Schnell, B., Reiff, D.F., and Borst, A. (2011). Internal structure of the fly elementary motion detector. Neuron 70, 1155-1164.


Joesch, M., Schnell, B., Raghu, S.V., Reiff, D.F., and Borst, A. (2010). ON and OFF pathways in Drosophila motion vision. Nature 486, 300-304.

Schnell, B., Joesch, M., Foerstner, F., Raghu, S.V., Otsuna, H., Ito, K., Borst, A., and Reiff, D.F. (2010). Processing of horizontal optic flow in three visual interneurons of the Drosophila brain. J Neurophysiol 103, 1646-1657.


Hendel, T., Mank, M., Schnell, B., Griesbeck, O., Borst, A., and Reiff, D.F. (2008). Fluorescence changes of genetic calcium indicators and OGB-1 correlated with neural activity and calcium in vivo and in vitro. J Neurosci 28, 7399-7411. Link to PuRe database


Rister, J., Pauls, D., Schnell, B., Ting, C. Y., Lee, C. H., Sinakevitch, I., Morante, J., Strausfeld, N. J., Ito, K., and Heisenberg, M. (2007). Dissection of the peripheral motion channel in the visual system of Drosophila melanogaster. Neuron 56, 155-170.