INS Student Publications

Selected Recent Publications from INS Students

Hwaun E., Colgin L.L. 2019. CA3 place cells that represent a novel waking experience are preferentially reactivated during sharp wave‐ripples in subsequent sleep. Hippocampus, in press

Clark TA, Sullender C, Kazmi SM, Speetles BL, Williamson MR, Palmberg DM, Dunn AK, Jones TA. 2019. Artery targeted photothrombosis widens the vascular penumbra, instigates peri-infarct neovascularization and models forelimb impairments. Scientific Reports Feb 20;9(1):2323. doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-39092-7​​​​​​​

Ordemann, G. J., Apgar, C. J., & Brager, D. H. (2019). D-type potassium channels normalize action potential firing between dorsal and ventral CA1 neurons of the mouse hippocampus. Journal of Neurophysiology121(3), 983–995.

Arnold EC, McMurray C, Gray R and Johnston D. 2018.  Epilepsy-Induced Reduction in HCN Channel Expression Contributes to an Increased Excitability in Dorsal, But Not Ventral, Hippocampal CA1 NeuronseNeuro 20 March 2019, 6 (2)

Taylor CA*, Hutchens S*, Liu C, Jursa T, Shawlot W, Aschner M, Smith DR, and Mukhopadhyay S. 2019. SLC30A10 transporter in the digestive system regulates brain manganese under basal conditions while brain SLC30A10 protects against neurotoxicity. The Journal of Biological Chemistry. 294(6): 1860-1876.​​​​​​​

Lacagnina, A.F., Brockway, E.T., Crovetti, C.R., Shue, F., McCarty, M.J., Sattler, K.P., Lim, S.C., Santos, S.L., Denny, C.A., Drew, M.R. 2019. Distinct hippocampal engrams control extinction and relapse of fear memory. Nature Neuroscience, 22, 753–761.


Pattadkal J. J., Mato G., van Wreeswijk C., Priebe N. J. and Hansel D., 2018, Emergent orientation selectivity from random networks in mouse visual cortex, Cell Reports, 24, 2042-2050.

Levi, A. J., Yates, J. L., Huk, A. C., & Katz, L. N. (2018). Strategic and Dynamic Temporal Weighting for Perceptual Decisions in Humans and Macaques. eNeuro, 5(5).

Park, A., Tran, T., & Atkinson, N. S. (2018). Monitoring food preference in Drosophila by oligonucleotide tagging. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 115(36), 9020-9025.

Warden AS, Azzam M, DaCosta, A, Mason, S, Blednov YA, Messing, RO, Mayfield, RD, Harris, RA. (2018).  Toll-like receptor 3 activation increases alcohol intake in C57BL/6J males. Brain, Behavior, Immunity. DOI

Ferguson LB, Harris RA, Mayfield RD. 2018. From gene networks to drugs: systems pharmacology approaches for AUD. Psychopharmacology.

Tovar-Diaz J, Pomrenze MB, Kan R, Pahlavan B, Morikawa H. 2018. Cooperative CRF and alpha1 adrenergic signaling in the VTA promotes NMDA plasticity and drives social stress enhancement of cocaine conditioning. Cell Reports. Mar 6;22(10):2756-2766

Gereke BJ, Mable AJ and Colgin LL.  2018.  Experience-dependent trends in CA1 theta and slow gamma rhythms in freely behaving mice.  Journal of Neurophysiology.  119: 476–48

Nordquist SK, Smith SR, and Pierce JT. 2018. Systematic Functional Characterization of Human 21st Chromosome Orthologs in Caenorhabditis elegans. G3: Genes|Genomes|Genetics. 8(3):967-979


Bonnen K, Huk HC and Cormack LK. 2017. Dynamic mechanisms of visually guided 3D motion tracking . Journal of Neurophysiology. 18: 1515–1531 

Scholl B*, Pattadkal JJand Priebe NJ. 2017.  Binocular Disparity Selectivity Weakened after Monocular Deprivation in Mouse V1.  The Journal of Neuroscience.  37(27):6517– 6526 (* co-first authors)

Bernier BE, Lacagnina AF, Ayoub A, Shue F, Zemelman BV, Krasne FB and Drew MR.  2017.  Dentate Gyrus Contributes to Retrieval as well as Encoding: Evidence from Context Fear Conditioning, Recall, and Extinction.  The Journal of Neuroscience.  37(26):6359 – 6371 

Mably AJ, Gereke BJ, Jones DT and Colgin LL.  2017.  Impairments in Spatial Representations and Rhythmic Coordination of Place Cells in the 3xTg Mouse Model of Alzheimer’s Disease.  Hippocampus.  27;378-392.

Cofresí RU, Lewis SM, Chaudhri N, Lee HJ, Monfils MH, Gonzales RA. 2017.  Postretrieval Extinction Attenuates Alcohol Cue Reactivity in Rats. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2017 Mar;41(3):608-617

Scott LL, Davis SJ, Yen RC, Ordemann GJ, Nordquist SK, Bannai D and Pierce JT.  2017. Behavioral Deficits Following Withdrawal from Chronic Ethanol Are Influenced by SLO Channel Function in Caenorhabditis elegans.  Genetics.  Vol. 206, 1445–1458 

Miller DR, Hassan AM, Jarrett JW, Medina FA, Perillo EP, Hagan K, Kazmi SMS, Clark TA, Sullender CT, Jones TA, Zemelman BV and Dunn AK. 2017.  In vivo multiphoton imaging of a diverse array of fluorophores to investigate deep neurovascular structure.  Biomedical Optice Express. Jun 28;8(7):3470-3481

Rodriguez-Santiago M, Nguyen J, Winton LS, Weitekamp CA, Hofmann HA. 2017. Arginine Vasotocin Preprohormone Is Expressed in Surprising Regions of the Teleost Forebrain. Front Endocrinol. Aug 14;8:195.

Trimper JB, Trettel SG, Hwaun E and Colgin LL. 2017. Methodological Caveats in the Detection of Coordinated Replay between Place Cells and Grid Cells.  Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience.  Aug 2;11:57.

Tulisiak CT, Harris RA and Ponomarev  I. 2017.  DNA modifications in models of alcohol use disorders.
Alcohol, 60: 19-30.

Scholl B, Pattadkal JJ, Rowe A and Priebe NJ.  2017.  Functional characterization and spatial clustering of visual cortical neurons in the predatory grasshopper mouse Onychomys arenicola.  Journal of Neurophysiology.  117:910-918. 

Hernandez ME, Gore AC. 2017. Endocrine disruptors: Chemical contaminants - a toxic mixture for neurodevelopment. Nature Reviews Endocrinology. Jun;13(6):322-323.