In the Department of Data Science we generate knowledge from data to advance neuroscience and ophthalmology.

Power, M. J., Rogerson, L. E., Schubert, T., Berens, P., Euler, T., & Paquet‐Durand, F.

Systematic spatiotemporal mapping reveals divergent cell death pathways in three mouse models of hereditary retinal degeneration.

Mar 05, 2020 | Journal of Comparative Neurology, 528(7), 1113-1139.
Cadwell, C. R., Scala, F., Fahey, P. G., Kobak, D., Mulherkar, S., Sinz, F. H., ... & Tolias, A. S.

Cell type composition and circuit organization of clonally related excitatory neurons in the juvenile mouse neocortex.

Mar 05, 2020 | Elife, 9, e52951.
Berens, P., Waldstein, S. M., Ayhan, M. S., Kuemmerle, L., Agostini, H., Stahl, A., & Ziemssen, F.

Potential of methods of artificial intelligence for quality assurance.

Feb 24, 2020 | Der Ophthalmologe, 117, 320-325.
Grote, T., & Berens, P.

On the ethics of algorithmic decision-making in healthcare.

Feb 20, 2020 | Journal of medical ethics, 46(3), 205-211.
Schröder, C., James, B., Lagnado, L., & Berens, P.

Approximate bayesian inference for a mechanistic model of vesicle release at a ribbon synapse.

Dec 10, 2019 | Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems, 32.
Kobak, D., & Berens, P.

The art of using t-SNE for single-cell transcriptomics.

Nov 28, 2019 | Nature communications, 10(1), 5416.
Kobak, D., Linderman, G., Steinerberger, S., Kluger, Y., & Berens, P.

Heavy-tailed kernels reveal a finer cluster structure in t-SNE visualisations.

Sep 16, 2019 | Joint European Conference on Machine Learning and Knowledge Discovery in Databases. Cham: Springer International Publishing, 2019.
Scala, F., Kobak, D., Shan, S., Bernaerts, Y., Laturnus, S., Cadwell, C. R., ... Berens, P., ... & Tolias, A. S

Layer 4 of mouse neocortex differs in cell types and circuit organization between sensory areas

Sep 13, 2019 | Nature communications, 10(1), 4174.
Rogerson, L. E., Zhao, Z., Franke, K., Euler, T., & Berens, P.

Bayesian hypothesis testing and experimental design for two-photon imaging data.

Aug 22, 2019 | PLoS computational biology, 15(8), e1007205.
Rosón, M. R., Bauer, Y., Kotkat, A. H., Berens, P., Euler, T., & Busse, L.

Mouse dLGN receives functional input from a diverse population of retinal ganglion cells with limited convergence.

Apr 17, 2019 | Neuron, 102(2), 462-476.
Berens, P., & Ayhan, M. S.

Proprietary data formats block health research.

Jan 31, 2019 | Nature, 565(7737), 429-430.
Dhande, O. S., Stafford, B. K., Franke, K., El-Danaf, R., Percival, K. A., Phan, A. H., ..., Berens, P., ... & Huberman, A. D

Molecular fingerprinting of on–off direction-selective retinal ganglion cells across species and relevance to primate visual circuits.

Jan 02, 2019 | Journal of Neuroscience, 39(1), 78-95.