Neuroscience Graduate Group Graduates

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Graduates

 

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First Name Last Name Year Graduated Advisor Dissertation Title
Lindsay Vass 2014 Russell A. Epstein Neural Representations of a Real-World Environment
Tanya Weerakkody 2014 John Wolfe Cellular and Circuit Level Responses to Neural Stem Cell Transplantation in the Rodent Cortex
Omar
Butt 2014 Geoffrey K. Aguirre Form in Darkness: Linking Visual Cortex Structure with Spontaneous Neural Function
Harry Ting 2014

Kelly L. Jordan-Sciutto

Novel Roles of Cell Cycle Regulator E2F1 in the CNS: Implications for Synaptic Damage in HIV-associated Neurocognitive Disorders
Alexis Howerton 2014 Tracy L. Bale Neuroinflammatory Regulation of Stress Behavior and Physiology
Ryan Tsou 2014 Kendra Bence The Role of Protein Tyrosine Phosphatase 1B in the Central Regulation of Energy Homeostasis
Laura Grafe 2013 Loretta M.
Flanagan-Cato
Cellular Mechanisms and Neural Network Control of Sodium Appetite in Male Rats
Daniel Denman 2013 Diego Contreras Correlated Activity and Corticothalamic Cell Function in the Early Mouse Visual System
Jason Rodriguez 2013 Michael P. Nusbaum Distinct Circuit States Enable State-Dependent Flexibility in a Rhythm Generating Network
Nicole Cooper 2013 Joseph W. Kable The Neural Representation of Value and Individual Differences in Human Intertemporal Choice
Toni-Moi Prince 2013

Edwin (Ted) G. Abel

Consequences of Brief Periods of Sleep Loss on Hippocampus-Dependent Memory and Synaptic Plasticity
Michael Castle 2013 John H. Wolfe Cellular Mechanisms Driving the Long-Distance Axonal Transport of Adeno-Associated Virus Vectors
Kevin Snyder 2013 Rita J. Valentino Stress, Monoamines, and Cognitive Flexibility
Meng-meng Fu 2013 Erika L. F. Holzbaur JIP1 Regulates Axonal Transport of APP and Autophagosomes via Coordination of Kinesin and Dynein Motors
Michelle Dumoulin 2013 Marcos G. Frank
The Role of REM Sleep in Ocular Dominance Plasticity Consolidation
David Combs 2013 Zhe Lu

The Roles of Outer Leaflet Lipids in Ion Channel Function and Bacterial Virulence

Mary Cushman Nick 2013 Nancy M. Bonini
James Shorter
Developing the Yeast Disaggregase Hsp104 as a Treatment for Polyglutamine Disease in Drosophila
John Burke 2013 Michael J. Kahana Spatiotemporal Dynamics of Neural Activity during Human Episodic Memory Encoding and Retrieval
Matthew
Young
2013
Steven A. Thomas
Redundant Neuromodulatory Mechanisms that Control Fear Memory Consolidation
Samantha
White
2013
R. Chris Pierce
A Critical Role for Accumbal Calcium-Permeable AMPA Receptors in the Reinstatement of Cocaine Seeking
Melissa Wang 2013 Isabel C. Muzzio The role of the hippocampus in representations of emotional memory
Kristina Simmons 2013 Vijay Balasubramanian Adaptation of the Retina to Stimulus Correlations
Dustin Shilling 2013 J. Kevin Foskett Determining the Mechanism and Contribution of Exaggerated Intracellular Calcium Signaling to Alzheimer’s Disease Pathogenesis In Vivo
Jing Guo 2013 Virginia Man-Yee Lee Pathogenesis of Neurodegenerative Diseases via Templated Recruitment
Hollidge Bradley 2013 Samantha S. Soldan Defining Early Events in La Crosse Virus Infection: Virus Entry and Fusion in the Neuropathogenesis of La Crosse Virus Encephalitis and as Potential Targets for Therapeutic Intervention
Vanessa Troiani 2012 Robert T. Schultz

The Impact of Motivation on Object-based Visual Attention Indexed by Continuous Flash Suppression

Maria Armakola 2012
Aaron D. Gitler
Inhibition of RNA Lariat Debranching Enzyme Suppresses TDP-43 Toxicity in ALS Disease Models
Rajiv Sainath 2012 Michael Granato The Genetic Control of Zebrafish Motor Neuron Branch Morphogenesis by Turnout and Plexin A3
Victoria Tsai 2012 Peter B. Crino The Role of TSC2 and DEPTOR in Fetal Cortical Development: mTOR Pathway Activation
Michael Paine 2012 Robert Neumar Cerebellar Purkinje Cell Death after Cardiac Arrest: Studies of Neurodegeneration and Neuroprotection
Laurel Ecke 2012 Julie A. Blendy The Effect of Gliotransmission and Stress on Behavioral and Molecular Markers of Cocaine-Induced Synaptic Plasticity
Whitney Parker 2012 Peter B. Crino Insights from Pretzel Syndrome:  The Role of STRADA in Neuronal Migration and Cortical Development
Matt Nassar 2012 Joshua I. Gold A Computational Role for Arousal in Optimal Inference
Armen Moughamian 2012 Erika L.F. Holzbaur The CAP-Gly Domain of p150Glued in Axonal Transport and Neurodegenerative Disease
Jason Moore 2012 Max Kelz
Involvement of Endogenous Sleep Neural Circuitry in Volatile Anesthetic Induction and Emergence
Amy Gleichman 2012 David Lynch Glutamate receptor autoimmune diseases: Understanding the mechanisms, determining the epitopes, and developing better tests
Michael Francis Bonner 2012 Murray Grossman Neural Representations at the Interface of Perception and Memory
Jason Wester 2012 Diego Contreras Circuit Rules for Activity Propagation in Neocortical Networks:Combined Voltage-sensitive Dye Imaging and Intracellular Recording In Vitro
Lynn Lohnas 2012 Michael J. Kahana Retrieved context and the accumulation of episodic memories
Maria Lim 2012 Robert Gordon Kalb The contribution of metabolic dysfunction to genetic models of motor neuron disease
Michael Hart 2012

Aaron D. Gitler

Defining the mechanisms of Ataxin 2 polyglutamine expansions in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Denise Cook 2012 Dennis L. Kolson Neuroprotective roles for apelin, a novel neuropeptide, in HIV-associated excitotoxic injury
Marek Ma 2012 Bob Neumar Role of Calpains in Axonal Injury and Degeneration
Sean Sheffler-Collins 2012 Matthew Dalva Molecular Mechanisms of Pre- and Postsynaptic EphB/ephrin-B Signaling in Synapse Formation and Function
Nina Hsu 2012 Sharon Thompson-Schill Conceptual Flexibility: Behavioral and Neural Variations in Semantic Memory Retrieval
Katie Kopil 2012 Bob Neumar The Neuropatholigic role of InsP3-receptor Proteolysis
Marco Boccitto 2012 Bob Kalb Genetic and Pharmacological Approaches to Preventing Neurodegeneration
Mathieu Wimmer 2012 Ted Abel Molecular Mechanisms of Sleep/Wake Regulation and Memory Formation in Young and Aged Mice
Kayla Metzger 2012 Sheryl Beck Altered Cellular Properties and Hippocampal Circuitry in the 5-HT1A Knockout Mouse
Stephanie Cross 2012 Dennis Kolson Activation of the Antioxidant Response Attenuates HIV Replication and Neurotoxin production in Human Macrophages
Chih King 2012 Steve Scherer The Role of Kv7 in Perhipheral Neurons
Nooreen Dabbish 2012 David Raizen Synaptic Change During C. elegans Lethargus
Kristen Malkus 2011 Harry Ischiropoulos Regional Lysosomal Malfunction Underlies the Selectivity of Alpha-Synuclein Neurodegeneration
Rishi Kalwani 2011 Joshua Gold The Role of the Locus Coeruleus in SEnsory-motoer Processing
Laura Gordon 2011 Michael Granato Mechanisms of Unplugged/MuSK-mediated Neuromuscular Synapse Formation
Fair Vassoler 2011 Robert Pierce Deep Brain Stimulation in Cocaine Reinstatement and the Inheritance of a Cocaine-Resistant Phenotype
Solsire Zevallos 2011 Douglas Epstein The Requirement of Sonic Hedgehog in the Hypothalamus
Keith Feigenson 2011 Judith Grinspan Wnt Signaling in Oligodendrocyte Development
Andrew Fairless 2011 Edward Brodkin The Development of Social Behaviors in C57BL/6J Mice
Gregg Dunn 2011 Tracy Bale Transgenerational Epigenetic Effects of Parental High Fat Diet Exposure
Vanisha Lakhina 2011 Jonathan Raper The Guidance of Olfactory Sensory Axons to Identifiable protoglomeruli in the Larval Zebrafish Olfactory Bulb
Jeremy Manning 2011 Michael Kahana Acquisition, Storage and Retrieval in Digital and Biological Brains
Rachel White 2011 Michael Nusbaum Distinct Neuromuscular Patterns From a Single Motor Network
David Hurtado 2011 Virginia Lee Selective Reduction of GSK-3 Isoforms Ameliorates Pathological Signatures of Alzheimer's Disease
Jared Iacovelli 2011 Joshua Dunaief The Role of Ferroportin in Retinal Iron Homeostasis
Josh Hawk 2011 Ted Abel Investigation of the Role of Histone Acetylation in Hippocampus-Dependent Memory Formation
Naomi Twery 2010 Jon Raper SDF1 Antagonism of Axonal Repellents Requires Multiple G Protein Components and an ADAM Metalloprotease
Terry Dean 2010 Amita Sehgal SSS modulates K+ channel kinetics to shake the sleep right out of you
Britter Gundersen 2010 Julie A. Blendy Effect of Hippocampal CREB Deletion on Models of Anxiety, Depression, and Antidepressant Response
Katie Lindl 2010 Kelly Jordan-Sciutto Activation of the Integrated Stress Response in HIV-Associated Neurocognitive Disorder
MacLean Pancoast- Nasrallah 2010 Jeffery Golden Thearistaless-related homeobox gene in mouse brain development
Amanda Crocker 2010 Amita Sehgal Circuitry underlying sleep in Drosophila melanogaster: Anatomy and the role of Octopamine
Natalia Nedelsky 2010 J. Paul Taylor Beyond the repeat: native functions of the androgen receptor are essential for the pathogenesis of spinobulbar muscular atrophy
Gillian Ritson-Turnbull 2010 J. Paul Taylor The basis of VCP-mediated degeneration: Insights from a Drosophila model of disease
Cristin Welle 2010 Diego Contreras Gamma Oscillations in the Mouse Primary Visual Cortex as an Endophenotype of Schizophrenia
Matthew Abramian 2010 Steve Moss Phospho-Dependent Modulation of Extrasynaptic GABA A Receptors
LaTasha Crawford 2010 Sheryl Beck Probing the Neurophysiology of Anxiety: Social Stress Alters the Modulation of Serotonin Neurons
Jon Raksin 2010 Marc Schmidt Linear and Nonlinear Auditory Response Properties of Putative Interneurons in a High Order Avian Vocal Motor Nucleus During Wakefulness
Chenere Ramsey 2010 Benoit Giasson Studies of DJ-1, parkin, and alpha-synuclein give insights into plausible mechanism for Parkinson's disease pathogenesis
Defne Amado 2009 Jean Bennett Gene Therapy in the Retina: Exploring Neurotrophic Treatment and AAV Readministration in Retinal Disease
Brett McCray 2009 J. Paul Taylor Mutations in Rab7 That Cause Axonal Degeneration Result in Unregulated Nucleotide Exchange and Inappropriate Activation
Matt Bevers 2009 Robert Neumar Role of Calpain Isoforms in Acute Brain Injury
Nirupa Goel 2009 Tracy Bale Maturation and Sex Difference in Stress Sensitivity
Ksenia Orlova 2009 Peter Crino The Functio of STRADα During Corticogenesis: Insights into the Neuropathogenesis of Focal Cortical Dysplasias
Greg Carr 2009 Irwin Lucki Antidepressant and Anxiolytic-like Effects of Kappa-Opioid Receptor Antagonists in Wistar Kyoto Rats
Nicholas Delong 2009 Michael Nusbaum Sensorimotor Integration in a Small Motor Circuit
John Graziotto 2009 Robert Pierce Creation and Characterization of Mouse Models of RNA Splicing Factor Retinitis Pigmentosa
Jonathan McEuen 2009 Tracy Bale Modeling Stress Pathway Dysregulation in Affective Disorders
Todd Greco 2009 Harry Ischiropoulos Mass Spectrometry-Based Proteomics Reveals Distinct Mechanisms of Astrocyte Protein Secretion
Gerald Griffin 2009 Loretta Flanagan-Cato

Ovarian Hormones Remodel the Lattice of Dendrites and Oxytocinergic Innervation of the Female Rat Hypothalamic Ventromedial Nucleus

Michael Halassa 2009 Philip G. Haydon Neuromodulatory Roles for Astrocytes: Synapses, Circuits and Behavior
Alexia Harrist 2009 Francisco Gonzalez-Scarano Annexin 2 Interacts with HIV-1 Gag at Phosphatidylinositol (4,5) Bisphosphate-Containing Lipid Rafts and Increases Viral Production
Ethan Hughes 2009 Rita Balice-Gordon Mechanisms of Synapse Formation and Maintenance: Insights from the Developing and Diseased Nervous System
Joshua Jacobs 2009 Michael Selzer Brain Oscillations as a Window into Human Cognition
Leo Kim 2009 Virginia Lee Role of Amyloid Precursor Protein and Amyloid-ß in Alzheimer's Disease
Alexxai Kravitz 2009 Laura Peoples State-Dependent Information Processing in Reward Circuitry
Jeff Law 2009 Joshua Gold Mechanisms of learning a visual motion discrimination task
Anderson Lee 2009 Minghong Ma Olfactory Marker Protein is Critical for Functional Maturation of Olfactory Sensory Neurons in Mice
Juan Ramon Martinez-Francois 2009 Zhe Lu Molecular Mechanisms of a Retinal Cyclic Nucleotide-Gated Channel
Andy McClelland 2009 Matthew Dalva The Ephrin-B Family of Receptor Tyrosine Kinase Ligands in CNS Synapse Development
Karolina Skibicka 2009 Harvey Grill Energy Balance Effects of Central Melanocortin and Leptin: Moving Outside of the Hypothalamic Box
Rachel Smith 2009 Aston-Jones Orexin/Hypocretin Regulation of Cue-and Drug-Elicited Cocaine-Seeking
Yuanquan Song 2009 Rita Balice-Gordon Cellular and Molecular Analyses of Neural and Synaptic Development in Zebrafish
Kartik Sreenivasan 2009 Amishi Jha The Neural Correlates of Selection in Perception and Memory
Sarah Teegarden 2009 Tracy Bale Modulation of Stress and Reward Signaling by High Fat Diet and Withdrawal
Chris Vecsey 2009 Edwin Abel The Molecular Mechanisms by Which Sleep Deprivation Impacts Hippocampal Function
Prin Amorapanth 2008 Anjan Chatterjee "Where areThey? The Neural Systems Underlying the Language of Space."
Michael Avissar 2008 Thomas Parsons & James Saunders The Reliability and Precision of Auditory Nerve Responses
Hope Coleman 2008 Greg Bashaw Proteolytic Processing of the Midline Guidance Receptor Roundabout
Patrick Connolly 2008 Joshua Gold Oculomotor Correlates of Perceptual Decision Making During Learning
Matt Giampoala 2008 Thomas Parsons Calcium Buffering in the Chick Cochlear Hair Cell Active Zone
Tamar Gur 2008 Julie Blendy The Role of CREB Family Transcription Factors in Depression, Anxiety and Antidepressant Response
Ted Huang 2008 Edwin Abel The Role of Compartmentalized PKA Signaling in Hippocampal Synaptic Plasticity
Cathryn Kubera 2008 Philip G. Haydon Bi-Directional Astrocyte-Neuron Signaling in the Hippocampus: Gq-Couple Receptor Activation Mediates Astrocytic Ca2+ and Purinergic Gliotransmission
Ingrid Lund 2008 Brooks-Kayal Regulation of the GABA A Receptor Alpha1 Subunit in an Animal Model of Temporal Lobe Epilepsy
Bridget Mueller 2008 Tracy Bale Sex-Specific Programming of Offspring Vulnerability to Neurodevelopmental Disorders Following Stress Early in Pregnancy
Noah Roy 2008 Diego Contreras Cortical and Subcortical Mechanisms of Receptive Field Synthesis and Input Integration in Rat Barrel Cortex In Vivo
Matthew Scharf 2008 Allan Pack Role of AMPK in Sleep-Wake
Jill See 2008 Judith Grinspan The Role of Bone Morphogenetic Protein Signaling in Glial Development in the Central Nervous System
Amanda Sheldon 2008 Michael Robinson Mechanisms Involved in Regulated Trafficking of the Glutamate Transporters, EAAC1 and GLT-1
Neel Singhal 2008 Rexford Ahima Role of Resistin in the CNS Regulation of Glucose and Energy Homeostasis
James Soper 2008 Virginia Lee Vesicular Trafficking Defects in a Yeast Model of Parkinson's Disease
Marieke van Vugt 2008 Michael Kahana The Role of Similarity in Memory, and Its Relation to Brain Oscillations
Bei Xiao 2008 David Brainard Color Perception and Constancy of Objects in 3D Complex Scenes
Long Yang 2008 Greg Bashaw Regulation of Robo-Mediated Axon Repulsion at the Drosophila Midline
Lu Yin 2008 David Brainard & Peter Sterling Retinal Processing of Achromatic and Chromatic Signals in Guinea Pig Along the Dual Gradient in Cone Opsin Expression
Cassia Cearley 2007 John Wolfe Adeno-Associated Virus Vector Mediated Correction of a Neurogenetic Disease: Influence of the Vector Capsid on Dispersal of a Therapeutic Gene within the Central Nervous System
Lauren Daniele 2007 Edward N. Pugh Insights Into Cone Function From the "ALL-CONE" Neural Retina Leucine Zipper Null Mouse
Yanshan Fang 2007 Amita Sehgal The Role of Protein Phosphatase 1 in the Drosophila Circadian Clock
Pallavi Gopal 2007 Jeffrey Golden Guiding Non-Radical Cell Migration
Yang Jin 2007 Peter White Mining Cancer Genomics Knowledge in Biomedical Literature
Matthew Kayser 2007 Matthew Dalva EphB Receptors Direct Formation of a Subset of CNS Excitatory Synapses
Kristin Koch (Hensley) 2007 Peter Sterling Parallel Pathways in Retina Send Information Efficiently
Romesh Kumbhani 2007 Larry Palmer Precision, Reliability and Information Theoretic Analysis of Geniculocortical Neurons
Alice Luo 2007 Gary Aston-Jones

Form and Function of a Suprachiasmatic Nucleus-ventral Tegmental Area Circuit

Joe Mazzulli 2007 Harry Ischiropoulos

Catechol Oxidation and Alpha-synuclein Aggregation: Implications for Selective Dopaminergic Neurodegeneration in Parkinson's Disease

Jennifer Orthmann 2007 Steven Scherer The Role of Cx47 in Gap Junction Coupling Between Astrocytes and Oligodendrocytes
Hemal Pathak 2007 Douglas Coulter Aberrant Dentate Granule Cell Chloride Regulation and the Development of Epilepsy
Caroline Patten 2007 Steven Fluharty Signaling and Structural Requirements for Coupling of the Melanocortin Type 4 Receptor to p44/42 Mitogen Activated Protein Kinase and cAMP
Melanie Watson 2007 Nancy Bonini A Drosophila Model for Familial Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Reveals Cell-Autonomous and Non-Autonomous Effects of Mutant S0D1
Ryan Wyatt 2007 Rita Balice-Gordon Synaptic Vesicle Dynamics within Neuromuscular Junctions of Synapto-pHluorin Expressing Mice
Robin Ashmore 2006 Marc Schmidt Recurrent Processing and Interhemispheric Coordination in the Avian Song System
Lindy Barrett 2006 James Eberwine The ELK-1 Transcription Factor: Localization and Function in Neuronal Dendrites
Eugene Civillico 2006 Diego Contreras Spatiotemporal Dynamics of Response Integration in Mouse Somatosensory Cortex in Vivo
Adam Crystal 2006 Roberts Doms

Amyloid Beta Generation: Towards Understanding the Role of Pen-2 in the Gamma-secretase Complex and A Comparison of Amyloid Fibrillogenesis Using the Novel Fluorescent Compound K114

Laila Dadvand 2006 Michael Stryker Divergent Effect of Sleep on the Loss and Recovery of Deprived Eye Responses in the Developing Visual Cortex
Shari Hertzberg (Saideman) 2006 Michael Nusbaum Circuit-Specific Modulation by Neuroactive Peptides
Darren Hess 2006 Rita Balice-Gordon

The Role of Neurotrophin Signaling in Development and Maintenance of Neuromuscular Synapses

Mike Higley 2006 Diego Contreras Neural Mechanisms of spatiotemporal sensory integration in the rat barrel system
Matt Kirby 2006 Michael Nusbaum Extrinsic Control of Motor Circuit Output
Conor McDonough 2006 Edwin Abel

The Role of PKA Anchoring in Hippocampus-dependent Memory and Synaptic Plasticity

Mark Nolt 2006 Larry Palmer Contributions of Feedforward and Feedback Input to Visual Processing in the Lateral Geniculate Nucleus
Jessica Panzer 2006 Rita Balice-Gordon

Neuromuscular Synaptogenesis in Wild Type and Mutant Zebrafish

Smitha Reddy 2006 Irwin Levitan Slowpoke Channel Modulator, Slob: In vivo Characterization in Drosophila
Anne Roc 2006 John Detre Neuroimaging Human Motor Function: task Performance and Pathophysiology
Per Sederberg 2006 Michael Kahana The Elcetrophysiological Correlates of Episodic Encoding and Retrieval
Lara Wine Lee 2006 E. Bryan Crenshaw The Role of Signaling Through BMP Type 1 Receptors in Central Nervous System Development
John Wolf 2006 Leif H. Finkel

Afferent Information Processing in the Nucleus Accumbens

Sarina Berger 2005 Rita Balice-Gordon The role of neurotrophin signaling in CNS synaptogenesis
Lindsey Ciali (Santarelli) 2005 Toshinori Hoshi

Molecular and Functional Targets of Methionine Oxidation in Large -conductance Calcium -activated Potassium Channels

Thomas Kreibich 2005 Jonathan Raper Class I metabotropic receptors play diverse roles in axon guidance, neuronal survival and alignment of synaptic elements
Kim Noble 2005 Martha Farah & Bruce McCandliss Socioeconomic Status Modulates Cognition-Achievement and Brain-Behavior Relationships
Arati Sadalge (Kreibich) 2005 Julie Blendy The Role of CREB in Mediating Stress Induced Cocaine Reward & Reinstatement
Bryan Wilent 2005 Diego Contreras Cellular Mechanisms of stimulus feature selectivity in the rat barrel cortex in vivo
Lingli Zhang 2005 Peter Sterling

Regulation of Chloride Homeostasis and GABAergic Transmission by Cation-chloride Cotransporters in Developing Retina

Mark Beenhakker 2004 Michael Nusbaum Sensory Regulation of Rhythmically-Active Motor Circuits
Jessica Cardin 2004 Marc Schmidt Behavioral State-Dependent Auditory Processing in the Avian Song System
Xiufang Guo 2004 Konrad Zinsmaier The Identification and Characterization of the Drosophila GTPASE DMIRO and the Role of Presynaptic Mitochondria for Synaptic Function
Kevin Hellman 2004 Edwin Abel Sleep and Memory : Electrophysiological, Genetic and Molecular Studies
Angie Jaramillo 2004 Irwin Levitan Characterization of the Slowpoke Ion Channel Binding Protein, Slob, in Drosophila
Joe Kable 2004 Anjan Chatterjee Moving Thoughts: Conceptual Representations of Action in Lateral Occipitotemporal Cortex
Edward Lee 2004 Virginia Lee Identification of A-B Species that Contribute to the Pathologic and Behavioral Manifestations of Alzheimer's Disease
Ilya Nasrallah 2004 Jeffrey Golden Cellular Consequences of Mutations in the Mouse Homologs of the Human Lissencephaly Genes LIS1 and ARX
Wei Song 2004 Konrad Zinsmaier Dissecting the neuronal functions of two Drosophila GPCRs, Methuselah and dCIRL
Ivonne Vidal 2004 Michael Selzer Cell proliferation in the lamprey CNS: Response to spinal cord transection
Carrie Walters 2004 Julie Blendy The role of the transription factor CREB in the rewarding properties of drug abuse
Alan Young 2004 Edwin Abel  
Qi Zhang 2004 Philip Haydon Exocytosis Mediates Calcium dependent Glutamate from Astrocytes
Pavan Auluck 2003 Nancy Bonini

Modelling Parkinson's Disease in Drosophila: The Protective Role of Molecular Chaperones

Kathryn Celenza (Behling) 2003 Jean Bennett Characterizing the Role of Endogenous Antiangiogenic Factors in Neovascular Pathology and Normal Vascular Development in the Retina
Alana Conti (Marciano) 2003 Julie Blendy Distinct Actions of CRE-binding Transcription Factors in Antidepressant Activity and HPA Axis Regulation in the Brain
Long Ding 2003 David Perkel Physiological Actions of Dopamine in an Avian Basal Ganglia Nucleus Essential for Vocal Learning
Gena Heidary 2003 Mark Fortini

Identification and Characterization of the Drosophila Tau Homologue

Lesley Hickman (Ashmore) 2003 Amita Sehgal Examining The Role of Timeless in the Drosophila Circadian Clock
Brian Johnson 2003 Marc Dichter Short Term Plasticity between Excitatory Hippocampal Pyramidal Neurons
Yen-Hong Kao 2003 Peter Sterling Matching Neural Morphology to Molecular Expression
Matthew McManus 2003 Jeffrey Golden Inhibitory Interneuron Migration: Implications in Development and Disease
Edith Myers 2003 Amita Sehgal Clock-Controlled Eclosion: How the Circadian System Regulates Adult Hatching in the Fruitfly Drosophila Melanogaster
Henry Su 2003 Amita Sehgal

Output from the Central Clock Controlling Drosophila Circadian Behavior

Tamara Wexler 2003 Susan Wray

Kallmann's Syndrome: Olfactory and GnRH Development

Christine Bailey 2002 Diane Merry

The Role of Molecular Chaperones and the Proteasome in Spinal and Bulbar Muscular Atrophy

Peter Bronk 2002 Konrad Zinsmaier Chaperones Guarding Regulated Neurotransmitter Release
Lyngine Calizo 2002 Loretta Flanagan-Cato

Estrogen-induced Synaptic Remodeling in the Ventromedial Nucleus of the Hypothalamus and Reproductive Behavior in the Female Rat

Ayanna Cooke 2002 Murray Grossman

The Neural Basis for Sentence Comprehension: A Cognitive and Anatomic Model

Mark Crumling 2002 James Saunders

Cochlear Nerve Adaptation as an Indicator of Tall Hair Cell Synaptic Function in the Chick

Michael Farries 2002 David Perkel

Organization and Electrophysiological Properties of an Avian Basal Ganglia Structure Essential for Song Learning

Marnie FitzMaurice 2002 Alan C. Rosenquist & Larry Palmer

Visual Detection as well as Visual Orienting Deficits Occur Following Inactivation of the Superior Colliculus in the Cat

Laurel Graves (Weaver) 2002 Allan Pack & Edwin Abel

The Role of CREB and the cAMP/PKA/CREB Signaling Pathway in Sleep and Memory

Jason Huse 2002 Robert Doms

A Functional Characterization of the Alzheimer's Disease Beta-secretase

Jonathan Lifshitz 2002 Tracy McIntosh Pathologic Alterations in Mitochondrial Populations Following Experimental Brain Injury
Paolo Marciano 2002 Tracy McIntosh

Differential Gene Expression in the Mouse Hippocampus Following Controlled Cortical Impact Brain Injury

Thao Nguyen 2002 Robert Barchi & Richard Horne

Exploring How Structure Supports Function in Voltage-dependent Sodium Channels

Jean Tsai 2002 Susan Weiss

MHV Spike Structure and Neuropathogenesis: Contributions of the Receptor-binding Domain and the Heptad Repeat Region

Hua Wen 2002 Irwin Levitan

KCNQ Channels: Interaction with Calmodulin and Functional Study in Drosophila

Kareem Zaghloul 2002 Kwabena Boahen A Silicon Implementation of a Novel Model for Retinal Processing
Gloster Aaron 2001 Marc Dichter Synaptic Characteristics and Short-term Synaptic Plasticity in Hippocampal CA3 Inhibitory Circuits
Jason Druzgal 2001 Mark D'Esposito Network Processes of Face Working Memory
Michael Kaplan 2001 Marc Dichter

Mechanisms of Short-term Plasticity in Inhibitory and Excitatory Hippocampal Neurons

Edward King 2001 James Saunders  
Andrey Loboda 2001 Clay Armstrong Selectivity and Gating of Shaker Potassium Channels
Alex McCampbell 2001 Kenneth Fischbeck Transcriptional Coactivator Dysfunction in Models of Polyglutamine Disease
Kendall Mitchell 2001 Frank Welsh  
John Nafziger 2001 Leif Finkel & Larry Palmer Mechanisms of Contour Integration in Primary Visual Cortex
Joanna Phillips 2001 Susan Weiss Viral Determinants of Murine Coronavirus-induced Encephalomyelitis
Yolanda Rangel 2001 Frank Welsh The Influence of Cortical Spreading Depression on Gene Expression and Thresholds of Induced Tolerance
Henry Tseng 2001 Marc Dichter Selective Effects of Platelet-derived Growth Factor in the Hippocampus
Beau Ances 2000 John Detre

Activation -flow coupling in the rat somatosensory cortex

Ellen Barton 2000 Harold Sparks

The Influence of Initial Eye Position on Motor Commands for the Control of Saccadic Eye Movements: Behavioral and Neurophysiological Observations

Gregory Blaha 2000 Tracy McIntosh

BDNF Administration After Traumatic Brain Injury in The Rat

Qiang Chang 2000 Rita Balice-Gordon

The Role of Gap Junctional Coupling in Motor Neuron and Neuromuscular Junction Development

Thomas Chou 2000 Virginia Lee

Biology and Signal Transduction Mechanisms of Nerve Growth Factor-induced Apoptosis in Medulloblastomas

Abraham Chyung 2000 Virginia Lee

Intracellular Amyloid Precursor Protein Processing in NT2N Cells

Marcus Eisen 2000 James Saunders & Thomas Parsons

Neurotransmitter Release at the Chick Cochlear Hair Cell Afferent Synapse

Leonard Feiner 2000 Jonathan Raper

The Functions of Class 3 Semaphorins in Axon Guidance and Cardiac Development

Abha Gupta 2000 Jean Bennett

Generation of an Animal Model for Macular Degeneration

Wendy Hunt 2000 Adrian Morrison

 

Michael Kisley 2000

George Gerstein

Dynamic Organization of Neuronal Populations in Neocortex
Minmin Luo 2000 David Perkel

Functional Connectivity of the Anterior Forebrain Pathway in the Song System

Michelle Price (McKern) 2000 Irwin Lucki

Corticotropin-releasing Factor Modulation of Serotonin Release: Neurochemical and Behavioral Studies in the Rat

Daniel Skovronsky 2000 Virginia Lee

Uncovering a New Model of Intracellular Processing of the Amyloid Precursor Protein: Towards a Test of the Amyloid Hypothesis

Brian Sperber 2000 F. Arthur McMorris

The Role of Fyn Tyrosine Kinase in Oligodendrocyte Development and Myelination

Anthony Wiemelt 2000 F. Arthur McMorris

The Role of Cyclic AMP in Oligodendrocyte Differentiation

Christine Andrews 1999 Irwin Lucki

The Effects of Cocaine on Extracellular Dopamine and Serotonin Levels in the Nucleus Accumbens

Edgardo Arroyo 1999 Steven Scherer

The Role of the Transcription Factor Tst-1/SCIP/Oct-6 during Schwann Cell Development

Jennifer Chou-Green 1999 Irwin Lucki

The Role of the 5-HT(1A) Autoreceptor in the Neurochemical Response to Fluoxetine

Mitesh Kapadia 1999 Charles Gilbert & Larry Palmer

Lateral Interactions in the Primary Visual Cortex and Their Role in Perception

Lori Kisley 1999 George Gerstein

Estrogen Regulation of Angiotensin II-induced Water Intake in the Female Rat

James Kozloski 1999 John Crawford

Constructing a Representation of Periodicity for Temporal Pattern Recognition in a Vertebrate Auditory System

Elliot Menschik 1999 Leif Finkel

Cholinergic Neuromodulation in Hippocampal Function and Disease: From Single-cell Biophysics to Network Simulations

Michael Renzi 1999 Jonathan Raper

Studying the Role of Semaphorins in Axon Guidance Using a Dominant Negative Neuropilin-1 Receptor

Paul Schrater 1999 David Knill

Local Motion Detection: Comparison of Human and Model Observers

Karen Davis Sims 1999 Michael Robinson

Regulation of the Activity and Cell Surface Expression of the Neuronal Glutamate Transporter EAAC1 by Multiple Signaling Pathways

Ahmet Tangoren 1999 Swain  
Julia Wenniger 1999 Konrad Zinsmaier

Analysis of Cysteine String Protein Interacting Proteins HSC4 and Syntaxin

Geoffrey Aguirre 1998 Mark D'Esposito

Neural Components of Topographical Orientation

Dawn Blitz 1998 Michael Nusbaum

Motor Pattern Selection from a Multifunctional Neural Network

Rebecca Hartley 1998 Virginia Lee

Characterization of Human NT2N Neurons for Transplantation Therapeutics

Andrew Hsu 1998 Peter Sterling

Optimal Transfer of Form and Color Information Through the Primate Retina

Kyle Kirkland 1998 George Gerstein

Physiologically Based Simulations and Models of Feedback in the Visual System

Yuebing Li 1998 Robert Finkelstein

The Identification of Orthodenticle-interacting Genes in Drosophila Melanogaster

Marcus Lien 1998 Thanos Halazonetis

Characterization of p53 Function in Human Neuroblastoma Cell Lines

Beth Ann McLaughlin 1998 Marie-Françoise Chesselet

Striatal Vulnerability to Mitochondrial Inhibition

Suresh Shelat 1998 Steven Fluharty

Adrenal Steroid Regulation of Central Angiotensin II Receptor Subtypes in Brain

Gregg Stanwood 1998 James McGonigle

Localization and Differential Regulation of Dopamine D2 and D3 Receptors in the Rat Brain

Eric Zarahn 1998 Mark D'Esposito

Studies of the Neural Substrates of the Maintenance Component of Spatial Working Memory with Blood Oxygenation Level Dependent Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Amy Butler 1997 Marie-Françoise Chesselet

Regulation of PSA-NCAM Expression in the Developing Rat Striatum

Vivian Ciaramitaro 1997 Alan Rosenquist

Interactions between Cortical and Subcortical Visual Systems and the Role of GABA in Visual Orienting in the Normal and Hemianopic Cat

Jeffrey Durmer 1997 Alan Rosenquist

Behavioral and Anatomical Studies of the Peduculopontine Nucleus and its Role in the Visual Orienting Response in the Cat

Amelia Gallitano (Mendel) 1997 Robert Finkelstein

A Molecular Genetic Analysis of Head Development in the Fruit Fly, Drosophila Melanogaster

Melissa Hunter-Ensor 1997 Amita Sehgal

Fundamental Properties of the Circadian Clock in Drosophila Melanogaster: A Molecular, Behavioral, and Genetic Analysis

Lynn Kirby 1997 Irwin Lucki

Neurochemistry of Stress: The Effects of Stressors on Central Serotonergic, Neuroendocrine, and Behavioral Responses

Adam Koppel 1997 Jonathan Raper

On the Interaction Between the Collapsin/semaphorin Family of Axon Guidance Molecules and Their Receptor Complex

Sanjay Kumar 1997 Marc Dichter

Intracellular Mechanisms Underlying Modulation of Synaptic Efficacy at First-order Sensory Synapses

Ethan Stolzenberg 1997 Michael Zasloff

Expression and Regulation of Epithelial Antibiotics

Greg Bump 1996    
Dana Cummings 1996 Marc Dichter

Paradoxical Facilitation of Asynchronous Neurotransmitter Release Accompanies Depression of Synchronous Release at Excitatory Hippocampal Synapses in Culture

Angela DeBernardo 1996 Jonathan Raper

Multiple Binding Interactions of the Neural Cell Adhesion Molecule DM-GRASP: Implications for Neurite Extension and Axonal Pathfinding

Edward Freedman 1996 Harold Sparks

Neural Control of Eye-head Coordination During Orienting Movements: The Role of the Primate Superior Colliculus

Sofie Kleppner 1996 Virginia Lee

In Vivo and In Vitro Characteristics of Human Neuronal Cells Derived from the Teratocarcinoma Cell Line NT2

Jonathan Wolfe 1996 Larry Palmer

Temporal Diversity in the Cat Lateral Geniculate Nucleus

Daniel Wollman 1996 Larry Palmer

The Effects of GABA Blockade on Stimulus Selectivity and Receptive Field Structure in Cat Striate Cortex

Jill Delfs (Maki) 1995 Marie-Françoise Chesselet

Gene Expression and Behavior in Animal Models of Movement Disorders

Alan Jacobs 1995 Michael Selzer

The Role of Neurofilament in Development and Regeneration of Lamprey Central Neurons

David Liu 1995 Peter Hand  
Reiko Maki (Fitzsimonds) 1995 Marc Dichter

Modulation of Synaptic Transmission by Metabotropic Glutamate Receptors in Cultured Hippocampal Neurons

Sandra Merrick 1995 Virginia Lee

Phosphatase Regulation of Tau Phosphorylation and Microtubule Stabilization with Implications in the Pathogenesis of Alzheimer's Disease Neurofibrillary Lesions

Jamie Nichols 1995    
Robert Rogers 1995 James Schwaber

Arterial Baroreceptor Signal Processing in the Nucleus Tractus Solitarius

Mickey Rowe 1995 Ed Pugh  
Melanie Tallent 1995 Terry Reisine

Physiological Characterization of Somatostatin and Opioid Receptor Subtypes

David Calkins 1994 Peter Sterling

Microcircuitry of M and L Cone Midget Ganglion Cell Pathways in the Primate Fovea

Jinhong Fan 1994 Jonathan Raper

The Effects of Collapsing Factors on the Cytoskeletal Organization and Behavior of Neuronal Growth Cones

Jeffrey Ware 1994 Randall Pittman

Tissue Plasminogen Activator in the Central Nervous System

Henry Adler 1993 James Saunders

Functional and Structural Changes in Chick Auditory System Following Exposure to Intense Sound

James Davis 1993 Greene  
Jenny Groh 1993 Harold Sparks

Coordinate Transformations, Sensorimotor Integration and the Neural Basis of Saccades to Somatosensory Targets

Amy Harkins 1993 Steven Baylor

Resting Calcium in Frog Skeletal Muscle Fibers Estimated with the Calcium Indicators Fluo-3 and Fura Red

John Kim 1993 Francisco Gonzalez-Scarano

Linker Substitution Mutational Analysis of the Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 Long Terminal Repeat

Deb Kreiss 1993 Irwin Lucki

Regulation of Serotonin Release by 5-HT(1A) Autoreceptors

Sam Pleasure 1993 Virginia Lee

The Multi-phosphorylation Repeat of Human NF-M Examined in Human Neurons Generated from Retinoic Acid Treated NTera-2 cells

David Sirois 1993 Peter Hand

Variable Somatosensory Cortical Representation of the Rat Vibrissae Following Short-term Intracortical Electrical Microstimulation: A Combined Electrophysiological and Metabolic Investigation

Kira Belkin 1992 Thomas Abrams

Biphasic Modulation of Aplysia Siphon Motor Neurons by the Molluscan Neuropeptide FMRFamide

David Blackman 1992 Larry Palmer

A Comparison of Feedforward and Feedback Simple Cell Models

Kathy Moody 1992 Norman Adler

Peripheral Mechanisms of Facilitated Behavior in Female Rats: An Integrated Model of the Neuroendocrine and Neurophysiological Events Underlying Successful Reproduction

Andrew Olson 1992 Ed Pugh

Diffusion of Fluorescent Cyclic GMP Analogs Introduced from a Whole-cell Electrode in Rod Outer Segments of the Tiger Salamander Ambystoma Tigrinum

David Cameron 1991 Ed Pugh

Polarization Contrast Vision in a Vertebrate: Behavioral and Anatomical Support for the Double Cone Hypothesis

David Kaufman 1991 Larry Palmer

The Luminance Dependence of Spatiotemporal Response of Cat Area 17 and Area 18 Units

Marie Perri 1991 Ed Pugh

Spatial Distribution and Kinetics of the Light-sensitive Current in Isolated Photoreceptor Outer Segments Dialyzed with cGMP or GTP

Diana Lurie 1990 Michael Selzer

The Cellular Environment During Axonal Regeneration in the Sea Lamprey Spinal Cord

Michael Astion 1989 Brian Salzberg

Acid/base Transport in Glial Cells of Necturus Optic Nerve

Paul Glimcher 1989 Miselis Gallistel

The Neuroanatomical Identification of a Substrate for Medial Forebrain Bundle Self-stimulation

Tom Parsons 1989 Brian Salzberg

Optical Monitoring of the Electrical Activity of Neuronal Ensembles Constructed from Identified Invertebrate Cells

David Raible 1989 F. Arthur McMorris

Regulation of Oligodendrocyte Differentiation by Cyclic AMP

Linda Rinaman 1989 Richard Miselis

Ultrastructural Analysis of Central Connections Implicated in Vagal Sensorimotor Integration and the Control of Gastric Function

Eric Sobel 1989 Abrams Gallistel

Distance Perception by Motion Parallax in the Locust