• Enzmann V, Lecaudé S, Kruschinski A, Vater A: CXL12/SDF-1-dependent retinal migration of endogenous BMSC improves visual function after pharmacologically induced retinal degeneration. Stem Cell Rev Rep. Accepted, 2016.
  • Dysli C, Dysli M, Zinkernagel MS, Enzmann V: Effect of pharmacologically induced retinal degeneration on retinal autofluorescence lifetimes in mice. Exp Eye Res. S0014-4835(16)30371-2, 2016.
  • Reisenhofer M, Pannicke T, Reichenbach A, Enzmann V: Characteristics of Müller glial cells in MNU-induced retinal degeneration. Vis Neurosci. 33: E013, 2016.
  • Tappeiner C, Maurer E, Sallin P, Bise T, Enzmann V, Tschopp M: Inhibition of the TGFβ pathway enhances retinal regeneration in adult zebrafish. PLOSone. 11(11):e167073, 2016.


  • Lecaudé S, Wolf-Schnurrbusch UEK, Abdillahi H, Enzmann V: Bone marrow-derived stem cells differentiate into retinal pigment epithelium-like cells in vitro but are not able to repair retinal degeneration in vivo. Stem Cell Transl Invest. 2:e1017, 2015.
  • Dysli C, Enzmann V, Sznitman R, Zinkernagel MS: Quantitative Analysis of Mouse Retinal Layers Using Automated Segmentation of Spectral Domain Optical Coherence Tomography Images. Transl Vis Sci Technol. 4(4):9, 2015.
  • Pokki J, Ergeneman O, Sevim S, Enzmann V, Torun H, Nelson BJ. Measuring localized viscoelasticity of the vitreous body using intraocular microprobes. Biomed Microdevices. 17(5):85, 2015.
  • Balmer J, Zulliger R, Roberti S, Enzmann V: Retinal cell death caused by sodium iodate involves multiple caspase-dependent and caspase-independent cell-death pathways. Int J Mol Sci. 16(7), 15086-15103, 2015.
  • Reisenhofer M, Balmer J, Zulliger R, Enzmann V: Multiple programmed cell death pathways are involved in N-methyl-N-nitrosourea-induced photoreceptor degeneration. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 253(5):721-31, 2015.
  • Hollbach N, Tappeiner C, Jazwinska A, Enzmann V, Tschopp M: Photopic and scotopic spatiotemporal tuning of adult zebrafish vision. Front Syst Neurosci. 9:20, 2015.
  • Mathivanan I, Trepp C, Brunold C, Baerlocher G, Enzmann V: Retinal differentiation of human bone marrow-derived stem cells by co-culture with retinal pigment epithelium in vitro. Exp Cell Res. 333(1):11-20, 2015.


  • Steiner P, Enzmann V, Meier C, Povazay P, Kowal J. Retinal Laser Lesion Visibility in Simultaneous Ultra-High Axial Resolution Optical Coherence Tomography IEEE Photonics Journal 6(8):7904011, 2014.
  • Dysli C, Dysli M, Enzmann V, Wolf S, Zinkernagel MS: Fluorescence lifetime imaging of the ocular fundus in mice. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 55(11):7206-15, 2014.
  • Abdillahi A, Enzmann V, Wittwer VV, Wolf S, Wolf-Schnurrbusch UEK: Vitreoretinal Interface Changes in Geographic Atrophy. Ophthalmology 121(9):1734-9, 2014.
  • Schweizer R, Kamat P, Schweizer D, Dennler C, Zhang S, Schnider JT, Salemi S, Giovanoli P, Eberli D, Enzmann V, Erni D, Plock, JA: Bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells improve vascular regeneration and reduce leukocyte-endothelium ac-tivation in critical ischemic murine skin in a dose-dependent manner. Cytotherapy pii: S1465-3249(14)00606-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jcyt.2014.05.008, 2014 [Epub ahead of print].
  • Maurer E, Tschopp M, Tappeiner C, Sallin P, Jazwinska A, Enzmann V: Methylnitrosourea (MNU)-induced retinal degeneration and regeneration in the zebrafish: histological and functional characteristics. J Vis Exp. 2014; 92: e51909.


  • Balmer J, Ji R, Ray TA, Selber F, Gassmann M, Peachey NS, Gregg RG, Enzmann V: Presence of the Gpr179nob5 allele in a C3H-derived transgenic mouse. Mol. Vis. 2013, 19:2615-2625.
  • Tappeiner C, Balmer J, Iglicki M, Schuerch K, Jazwinska A, Enzmann V, Tschopp M: Characteristics of rod regeneration in a novel zebrafish retinal degeneration model using N-methyl-N-nitrosourea (MNU). PLOSone 2013; 8(8):e71064.
  • Wolf-Schnurrbusch UEK, Hess R, Jordi F, Stuck AK, Sarra GM, Wolf S, Enzmann V: Detection of Chlamydia and Complement Factors in Neovascular Membranes of Patients with Age-related Macular Degeneration. Ocular Immunology and Inflammation 2013; 21(1): 36-43.


  • Eigeldinger-Berthou S, Meier C, Zulliger R, Lecaude S, Enzmann V, Sarra GM: Rasagiline interferes with neurodegeneration in the Prph2/rds mouse. Retina. 2012;32:617-628.
  • Tappeiner C, Gerber S, Enzmann V, Balmer J, Jazwinska A, Tschopp M: Visual acuity and contrast sensitivity of adult zebrafish. Front Zool. 2012;9:10.


  • Huang Y, Enzmann V, Ildstad ST: Stem cell-based therapeutic applications in retinal degenerative diseases. Stem Cell Rev. 2011;7:434-445.
  • Zulliger R, Lecaude S, Eigeldinger-Berthou S, Wolf-Schnurrbusch UE, Enzmann V: Caspase-3-independent photoreceptor degeneration by N-methyl-N-nitrosourea (MNU) induces morphological and functional changes in the mouse retina. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2011;249:859-869.


  • Enzmann V, Yolcu E, Kaplan HJ, Ildstad ST: Stem cells as tools in regenerative therapy for retinal degeneration. Arch Ophthalmol. 2009;127:563-571.
  • Franco LM, Zulliger R, Wolf-Schnurrbusch UE, Katagiri,Y., Kaplan,H.J., Wolf,S., Enzmann,V: Decreased visual function after patchy loss of retinal pigment epithelium induced by low-dose sodium iodate. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2009;50:4004-4010.
  • Wolf-Schnurrbusch UE, Stuck AK, Hess R, Wolf S, Enzmann V: Complement Factor P in choroidal neovascular membranes of patients with age-related macular degeneration. Retina. 2009;29:966-973.