Friday Paper Post – December 13th

Just when you least expect it….Surprise!!!

Today I am happy to provide a Friday Paper Post on Friday! Woohoo!

Some great papers below:

1) Parallel, Redundant Circuit Organization for Homeostatic Control of Feeding Behavior J. Nicholas Betley, Zhen Fang Huang Cao, Kimberly D. Ritola, and Scott M. Sternson ; Cell 2013 (link)

2) Transcranial amelioration of inflammation and cell death after brain injury Theodore L. Roth, Debasis Nayak, Tatjana Atanasijevic, Alan P. Koretsky, Lawrence L. Latour & Dorian B. McGavern ; Nature 2013 (link)

3) Parvalbumin-expressing basket-cell network plasticity induced by experience regulates adult learning Flavio Donato, Santiago Belluco Rompani & Pico Caroni ; Nature 2013 (link)

4) Fear Learning Enhances Neural Responses to Threat-Predictive Sensory Stimuli Marley D. Kass, Michelle C. Rosenthal, Joseph Pottackal, John P. McGann ; Science 2013 (link)

5) Optogenetic and Electrical Microstimulation Systematically Bias Visuospatial Choice in Primates Ji Dai, Daniel I. Brooks, and David L. Sheinberg ; Current Biology 2013 (link)

6) Restoration of function after brain damage using a neural prosthesis David J. Guggenmos, Meysam Azin, Scott Barbay, Jonathan D. Mahnken, Caleb Dunham, Pedram Mohseni, and Randolph J. Nudo ; PNAS 2013 (link)

7) A theory for how sensorimotor skills are learned and retained in noisy and nonstationary neural circuits Robert Ajemian, Alessandro D’Ausilio, Helene Moorman, and Emilio Bizzi  ; PNAS 2013 (link)

8) The search for a hippocampal engram Mark Mayford ; Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B 2013 (link)

9) Mouse Primary Visual Cortex Is Used to Detect Both Orientation and Contrast Changes Lindsey L. Glickfeld, Mark H. Histed, and John H. R. Maunsell ; J Neuro 2013 (link)

10) Target-Specific Effects of Somatostatin-Expressing Interneurons on Neocortical Visual Processing James C. H. Cottam, Spencer L. Smith, and Michael Hausser ; J Neuro 2013 (link)

11) Cholinergic Blockade Reduces Theta-Gamma Phase Amplitude Coupling and Speed Modulation of Theta Frequency Consistent with Behavioral Effects on Encoding Ehren L. Newman, Shea N. Gillet, Jason R. Climer, and Michael E. Hasselmo ; J Neuro 2013 (link)

12) A Tweaking Principle for Executive Control: Neuronal Circuit Mechanism for Rule-Based Task Switching and Conflict Resolution Salva Ardid and Xiao-Jing Wang ; J Neuro 2013 (link)

13) Gamma Synchrony Predicts Neuron–Neuron Correlations and Correlations with Motor Behavior in Extrastriate Visual Area MT Joonyeol Lee and Stephen G. Lisberger ; J Neuro 2013 (link)

14) Coarse-Scale Biases for Spirals and Orientation in Human Visual Cortex Jeremy Freeman, David J. Heeger, and Elisha P. Merriam ; J Neuro 2013 (link)

15) Mapping and Deciphering Neural Codes of NMDA Receptor-Dependent Fear Memory Engrams in the Hippocampus Hongmiao Zhang , Guifen Chen, Hui Kuang, Joe Z. Tsien ; PLoS One 2013 (link)

16) Hyperpolarization-Activated Cyclic Nucleotide-Gated 1 Independent Grid Cell-Phase Precession in Mice Hannah Eggink, Paul Mertens, Eline Storm, and Lisa M. Giocomo ; Hippocampus 2013 (link)

17) Temporal Organization of GABAergic Interneurons in the Intermediate CA1 Hippocampus During Network Oscillations Thomas Forro, Ornella Valenti, Balint Lasztoczi and Thomas Klausberger ; Cerebral Cortex 2013 (link)

18) Recurrent synapses and circuits in the CA3 region of the hippocampus: an associative network. Richard Miles, Caroline Le_Duigou, Jean Simonnet, Maria Telenczuk and Desdemona Fricker ; Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience 2013 (link)

In celebration of this Friday’s post I’ll leave you with a spotted Cow strutting her stuff 🙂


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