Current Preprints

Forman C.J., Tomes, H., Mbobo, B, Baden, T., Raimondo, J.V., Openspritzer: an open hardware pressure ejection system for reliably delivering picolitre volumes. bioRxiv; doi:


Raimondo, J.V., Richards, B.A., Woodin, M.A. 2016 Neuronal chloride and excitability – the big impact of small changes. Current Opinion in Neurobiology Dec 16;43:35-42.

Raimondo, J.V., Tomes, H., Irkle, A., Kay, L., Kellaway, L., Markram, H., Millar, R., Akerman, C.J. 2016 Tight Coupling of Astrocyte pH Dynamics to Epileptiform Activity Revealed by Genetically-Encoded pH Sensors Journal of Neuroscience 29;36(26):7002-13


Raimondo,  J.V.,  Burman R.J., Katz, A.A., Akerman C.J. 2015 Ionic dynamics during seizures Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience 9, 419


Ellender*, T.J.,Raimondo*, J.V., Irkle, A., Lamsa, K.P., Akerman, C.J. 2014 Excitatory Effects of Parvalbumin-Expressing Interneurons Maintain Hippocampal Epileptiform Activity via Synchronous Afterdischarges. The Journal of Neuroscience 34 (46), 15208-15222 (*Contributed Equally)


Raimondo, J.V.,  Joyce, B., Kay, L., Schlagheck, T., Newey, S.E., Srinivas, S., Akerman, C.J., 2013 A genetically-encoded chloride and pH sensor for dissociating ion dynamics in the nervous system.  Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience 7


Raimondo, J.V., Kay, L., Ellender, T.J., Akerman, C.J., 2012 Optogenetic silencing strategies differ in their effects on inhibitory synaptic transmission. Nature Neuroscience doi:10.1038/nn.3143.

Raimondo, J.V., Markram, H.,  Akerman, C.J., 2012, Short-term ionic plasticity at GABAergic synapses.  Frontiers in Synaptic Neuroscience 4: 5.

Raimondo, J.V., Irkle, A., Wefelmeyer, W., Newey, S.E., Akerman, C.J., 2012 Genetically encoded proton sensors reveal activity-dependent pH changes in neurons.  Frontiers in Molecular Neuroscience 5: 68.

lie, A., Raimondo, J.V. Akerman, C.J. 2012, Adenosine release during seizures attenuates GABAA receptor-mediated depolarization. Journal of Neuroscience 32(15):5321-32.


Wright, W., Raimondo, J.V., Akerman, C.J., 2011, Spatial and temporal dynamics in the ionic driving force for GABAA receptors. Journal of Neural Plasticity 2011:728395.

Opie, L.H., Raimondo, J.V., 2010, Cognitive function and memory loss, Living Longer, Living Better, Exploring the Heart-Mind Connection. Oxford University Press