Publications

Neuronal Signal Transduction

  1. Harward, S.C., Hedrick, N.G., Hall, C.E., Parra-Bueno, P., Milner, T.A., Pan, E., Laviv, T., Hempstead, B.L., Yasuda, R., and McNamara, J.O. (2016). Autocrine BDNF–TrkB signalling within a single dendritic spineNature 538, 99-103.

Cellular Basis of Neural Circuit Plasticity

  1. Oh, W.C., Lutzu, S., Castillo, P.E., and Kwon, H.B. (2016). De novo synaptogenesis induced by GABA in the developing mouse cortex. Science. 353, 1037–1040.

Molecular Mechanisms of Synaptic Function

  1. Montesinos, M., Dong, W., Goff, K., Das, B., Guerrero-Given, D., Schmalzigaug, R., Premont, RT., Satterfield, R., Kamasawa, N., Young, SM, Jr. (2015) Presynaptic Deletion of GIT Proteins Results in Increased Synaptic Strength at a Mammalian Central Synapse. Neuron, 88, 918–925.

Functional Architecture and Development of Cerebral Cortex

  1. Smith G.D., Whitney D, Fitzpatrick D. (2015) Modular Representation of Luminance Polarity in the Superficial Layers of Primary Visual Cortex. Neuron, Volume 88 , Issue 4 , 805 – 818.

Digital Neuroanatomy

  1. Egger, R., Schmitt, A.C., Wallace, D.J., Sakmann, B., Oberlaender, M. & Kerr, J.N. (2015). Robustness of sensory-evoked excitation is increased by inhibitory inputs to distal apical tuft dendrites. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA

Mechanisms of Synaptic Signaling and Computation

  1. Rowan M.J., Tranquil E., Christie J.M. (2014). Distinct Kv channel subtypes contribute to differences in spike signaling properties in the axon initial segment and presynaptic boutons of cerebellar interneurons. J. Neurosci. 34(19):6611-23.

Development and Function of Inhibitory Neural Circuits

  1. Taniguchi, H., Lu, J., and Huang, Z.J. (2013) The Spatial and Temporal Origin of Chandelier Cells in Mouse Neocortex Science. Jan 4;339(6115):70-4. PMCID: PMC4017638

Cellular Organization of Cortical Circuit Function

  1. Jarosiewicz B, Schummers J, Malik WQ, Brown EN, Sur M. Functional biases in visual cortex neurons with identified projections to higher cortical targets. Curr Biol. 2012 Feb 21;22(4):269-77. Epub 2012 Feb 2.

Disorders of Neural Circuit Function

  1. Kaltenbach*, L.S., Bolton*, M.M., Shah, B., Turmel, G. J., Kanju, P.M., Lewis, G.M., Turmel, G. J., Trask, O. J. and D. C. Lo (2010) Cortico-Striatal Co-Cultures: A High-content Screening Platform for Huntington’s Disease. Journal of Biomolecular Screening, 15(7): 806-19.