Neuroscience Program

Undergraduate Publications

Selected recent publications by undergraduates with Neuroscience faculty

Undergraduates in boldface.

  • Abruzzi KC, Zadina A, Luo W, Wiyanto E, Rahman R, Guo F, Shafer O, Rosbash M. RNA-seq analysis of Drosophila clock and non-clock neurons reveals neuron-specific cycling and novel candidate neuropeptides. Plos Genet. 2017;13(2):e1006613.

  • Herzog JJ, Deshpande M, Shapiro L, Rodal AA, Paradis S. TDP-43 misexpression causes defects in dendritic growth. Scientific reports. 2017;7(1):15656.

  • Knecht ZA, Silbering AF, Cruz J, Yang L, Croset V, Benton R, Garrity PA. Ionotropic Receptor-dependent moist and dry cells control hygrosensation in DrosophilaeLife. 2017;6.

  • Nahmani M, Lanahan C, DeRosier D, Turrigiano GG. High-numerical-aperture cryogenic light microscopy for increased precision of superresolution reconstructions. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017;114(15):3832-6.

  • Otopalik AG, Goeritz ML, Sutton AC, Brookings T, Guerini C, Marder E. Sloppy morphological tuning in identified neurons of the crustacean stomatogastric ganglion. eLife. 2017;6.

  • Paige LE, Amado S, Gutchess AH. Influence of encoding instructions and response bias on cross-cultural differences in specific recognition. Cult Brain. 2017;5(2):153-68.

  • Ritter NJ, Anderson NM, Van Hooser SD. Visual Stimulus Speed Does Not Influence the Rapid Emergence of Direction Selectivity in Ferret Visual Cortex. J Neurosci. 2017;37(6):1557-67.

  • Acker DWM, Wong I, Kang M, Paradis S. Semaphorin 4D promotes inhibitory synapse formation and suppresses seizures in vivo. Epilepsia. 2018;59(6):1257-68.

  • Aizenman AM, Gold JM, Sekuler R. Multisensory Integration in Short-term Memory: Musicians do Rock. Neuroscience. 2018;389:141-51.

  • Flores VL, Parmet T, Mukherjee N, Nelson S, Katz DB, Levitan D. The role of the gustatory cortex in incidental experience-evoked enhancement of later taste learning. Learn Mem. 2018;25(11):587-600.

  • Gaskins DK, Soohoo JS, Epstein IR, Dolnik M. Turing-Hopf front invasion: Rings and shells. Phys Rev E. 2018;98(4).

  • Goodwin PR, Meng AMoore J, Hobin M, Fulga TA, Van Vactor D, Griffith LC. MicroRNAs Regulate Sleep and Sleep Homeostasis in DrosophilaCell reports. 2018;23(13):3776-86.

  • Gorur-Shandilya S, Hoyland A, Marder E. Xolotl: An Intuitive and Approachable Neuron and Network Simulator for Research and Teaching. Front Neuroinform. 2018;12:87.

  • Maharjan DM, Dai YYGlantz EH, Jadhav SP. Disruption of dorsal hippocampal - prefrontal interactions using chemogenetic inactivation impairs spatial learning. Neurobiol Learn Mem. 2018;155:351-60.

  • McDermott JE, Goldblatt D, Paradis S. Class 4 Semaphorins and Plexin-B receptors regulate GABAergic and glutamatergic synapse development in the mammalian hippocampus. Mol Cell Neurosci. 2018;92:50-66.

  • Moore AR, Richards SE, Kenny K, Royer L, Chan UFlavahan K, Van Hooser SD, Paradis S. Rem2 stabilizes intrinsic excitability and spontaneous firing in visual circuits. eLife. 2018;7.

  • Roy A, Christie IK, Escobar GM, Osik JJ, Popovic M, Ritter NJ, Stacy AK, Wang S, Fiser J, Miller P, Van Hooser SD. Does experience provide a permissive or instructive influence on the development of direction selectivity in visual cortex? Neural Dev. 2018;13(1):16.

  • Royer L, Herzog JJ, Kenny K, Tzvetkova B, Cochrane JC, Marr MT, 2nd, Paradis S. The Ras-like GTPase Rem2 is a potent inhibitor of calcium/calmodulin-dependent kinase II activity. J Biol Chem. 2018;293(38):14798-811.

  • Blankenship ML, Grigorova M, Katz DB, Maier JX. Retronasal Odor Perception Requires Taste Cortex, but Orthonasal Does Not. Curr Biol. 2019;29(1):62-9 e3.

  • Kushinsky D, Morozova EO, Marder E. In vivo effects of temperature on the heart and pyloric rhythms in the crab, Cancer borealisJ Exp Biol. 2019.