Harry B. M. Uylings

Professor, MD, PhD
Department of Anatomy and Neuroscience
Vrije University Amsterdam
E-mail: hbm.uylings@vumc.nl
Page: http://www.neurosciencecampus-amsterdam.nl/en/people/staff-a-z/staff-u-z/uylings/index.asp


Fields of interest:

Prenatal and postnatal neuronal development and neuronal aging in human prefrontal cortex

Neuronal branching tree analysis and morphometry



Recent publications:

Smeets F., Vuurman E. F., van Boxtel M. P., Burgmans S., Gronenschild E. H., Uylings H. B., Jolles J.:

Aging does not affect gray matter asymmetry

Psychol. Aging 2010; 25(3): 587-594.


Uylings H. B., Sanz-Arigita E. J., de Vos K., Pool C. W., Evers P., Rajkowska G.:

3-D cytoarchitectonic parcellation of human orbitofrontal cortex correlation with postmortem MRI

Psychiatry Res. 2010; 183(1): 1-20.


Van De Werd H. J., Rajkowska G., Evers P., Uylings H. B.:

Cytoarchitectonic and chemoarchitectonic characterization of the prefrontal cortical areas in the mouse

Brain Struct. Funct. 2010; 214(4): 339-353.


He Y., Hakvoort T. B., Vermeulen J. L., Labruyere W. T., De Waart D. R., Van Der Hel W. S., Ruijter J. M., Uylings H. B., Lamers W. H.:

Glutamine synthetase deficiency in murine astrocytes results in neonatal death

Glia 2010; 58(6): 741-754.


Gronenschild E. H., Burgmans S., Smeets F., Vuurman E. F., Uylings H. B., Jolles J.:

A time-saving and facilitating approach for segmentation of anatomically defined cortical regions: MRI volumetry

Psychiatry Res. 2010; 181(3): 211-218.


Burgmans S., van Boxtel M. P., Vuurman E. F., Smeets F., Gronenschild E. H., Uylings H. B., Jolles J.:

The prevalence of cortical gray matter atrophy may be overestimated in the healthy aging brain

Neuropsychology 2009; 23(5): 541-550.


van den Heuvel O. A., Remijnse P. L., Mataix-Cols D., Vrenken H., Groenewegen H. J., Uylings H. B., van Balkom A. J., Veltman D. J.:

The major symptom dimensions of obsessive-compulsive disorder are mediated by partially distinct neural systems

Brain 2009; 132(Pt 4): 853-868.


Huisman E., Uylings H. B., Hoogland P. V.:

Gender-related changes in increase of dopaminergic neurons in the olfactory bulb of Parkinson's disease patients

Mov. Disord. 2008; 23(10): 1407-1413.


Schilman E. A., Uylings H. B., Galis-de Graaf Y., Joel D., Groenewegen H. J.:

The orbital cortex in rats topographically projects to central parts of the caudate-putamen complex

Neurosci. Lett. 2008; 432(1): 40-45.


Van De Werd H. J., Uylings H. B.:

The rat orbital and agranular insular prefrontal cortical areas: a cytoarchitectonic and chemoarchitectonic study

Brain Struct. Funct. 2008; 212(5): 387-401.