Publications

  1. Lenschow C, Copley S, Gardiner JM, Talbot ZN, Vitenzon A, Brecht M. (2015) Sexually Monomorphic Maps and Dimorphic Responses in Rat Genital Cortex. Current Biology
  2. Metzen MG, Chacron MJ (2014) Weakly electric fish display behavioral responses to envelopes naturally occurring during movement: implications for neural processing. Journal of Experimental Biology 217: 1381-1391.
  3. Bol K, Marsat G, Mejias JF, Maler L, Longtin A (2013) Modeling cancellation of periodic inputs with burst-STDP and feedback. Neural Networks 47: 120-133.
  4. Deemyad T, Metzen MG, Pan Y, Chacron MJ (2013) Serotonin selectively enhances perception and sensory neural responses to stimuli generated by same-sex conspecifics. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 110: 19609–19614.
  5. Khosravi-Hashemi N, Chacron MJ (2012) Bursts and isolated spikes code for opposite movement directions in midbrain electrosensory neurons. PLoS One 7: e40339.
  6. Marsat G, Maler L (2012) Preparing for the unpredictable: adaptive feedback enhances the response to unexpected communication signals. Journal of Neurophysiology 107: 1241-1246.
  7. McGillivray P, Vonderschen K, Fortune ES, Chacron MJ (2012). Parallel coding of first and second order stimulus attributes by midbrain electrosensory neurons. Journal of Neuroscience 32: 5510-5524.
  8. Bol K, Marsat G, Harvey-Girard E, Longtin A, Maler L (2011) Frequency-tuned cerebellar channels and burst-induced LTD lead to the cancellation of redundant sensory inputs. Journal of Neuroscience 31: 11028-11038.
  9. Fortune ES, Rodriguez C, Li D, Ball GF, Coleman MJ (2011) Neural mechanisms for the coordination of duet singing in wrens. Science 334:666-669.
  10. Khosravi-Hashemi N, Fortune ES, Chacron MJ (2011) Coding Movement Direction by Burst Firing in Electrosensory Neurons. Journal of Neurophysiology 106: 1954-1968.
  11. Vonderschen K, Chacron MJ (2011). Sparse and dense coding of natural stimuli by distinct midbrain neuron subpopulations in weakly electric fish. Journal of Neurophysiology 106: 3102-3118.
  12. Chacron MJ, Fortune ES (2010) Subthreshold membrane conductances enhance directional selectivity in vertebrate sensory neurons. Journal of Neurophysiology 104: 449-462.
  13. Marsat G, Maler L (2010) Neural heterogeneity and efficient population codes for communication signals. Journal of Neurophysiology 104: 2543-2555.
  14. Chacron MJ, Toporikova N, Fortune ES (2009) Differences in the Time Course of Short-Term Depression Across Receptive Fields Are Correlated With Directional Selectivity in Electrosensory Neurons. Journal of Neurophysiology 102: 3270-3279.
  15. Hitschfeld EM, Stamper SA, Vonderschen K, Fortune ES, Chacron MJ (2009). Effects of restraint and immobilization on electrosensory behaviors of weakly electric fish. ILAR Journal 50: 361-372.
  16. Marsat G, Proville RD, Maler L (2009) Transient signals trigger synchronous bursts in an identified population of neurons. Journal of Neurophysiology 102: 714-723.