Recommended Readings: Charles D. Gilbert, M.D., Ph.D. December 15

Monday Lecture Series
Monday, December 15, 2014
4:00 p.m., Carson Family Auditorium

Charles D. Gilbert, M.D., Ph.D.
Arthur and Janet Ross Professor and Head,
Laboratory of Neurobiology,
The Rockefeller University

The Dynamic Brain

Recommended Readings

Empirical Articles

Piëch, V., & Li, W., & Gilbert, C. D. (2013). Network model of top-down influences on local gain and contextual interactions in visual cortex. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 110(43), E4108-E4117. doi:10.1073/pnas.1317019110

Ramalingam, N., McManus, J. N. J., Li, W., & Gilbert, C. D. (2013). Top-down modulation of lateral interactions in visual cortex. The Journal of Neuroscience, 33(5), 1773–1789. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3825-12.2013

Yamahachi, H., Marik, S., McManus, J., Denk, W., & Gilbert, C. D. (2009). Rapid axonal sprouting and pruning accompany functional reorganization in primary visual cortex. Neuron, 64(5), 719-729. doi:10.1016/j.neuron.2009.11.026

Review Papers

Gilbert, C. D., & Li, W. (2013). Top-down influences on visual processing. Nature Reviews Neuroscience, 14(5), 350–363. doi:10.1038/nrn3476

Gilbert, C., & Li, W. (2012). Adult visual cortical plasticity. Neuron, 75(2), 250–264. doi:10.1016/j.neuron.2012.06.030

Recommended Readings: Charles D. Gilbert M.D., Ph.D. Nov 16, 2009

Monday Lecture Series

Dynamic Brain States

Charles  D. Gilbert, M.D., Ph.D.

Arthur and Janet Ross Professor,  Laboratory of Neurobiology

Monday, Nov 16, 2009

4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Second Floor, Welch Hall

Recommended Articles: 

Gilbert CD, Li W, Piech V.  2009.  Perceptual learning and adult cortical plasticityJournal of Physiology-London.    587(12): 2743-2751 

 De Meyer K, Spratling MW.   2009.  A model of non-linear interactions between cortical top-down and horizontal connections explains the attentional gating of collinear facilitation.  VISION.   49( 5): 553-568    Request article from Markus Library

Baker CI, Peli E, Knouf N, Kanwisher NG.  2005.  Reorganization of visual processing in macular degenerationJournal of Neuroscience.   25 : 614-618    

Bardy C, Huang JY, Wang C, et al.  2009.   “Top-down” influences of ipsilateral or contralateral postero-temporal visual cortices on the extra-classical receptive fields of neurons in cat’s striate cortex.   NEUROSCIENCE   158(2):951-966   

Setic M, Domijan D.  2008.  Modeling the top-down influences on the lateral interactions in the visual cortex.   BRAIN RESEARCH    1225( Sp. Iss. SI): 86-101   

Li W, Piech V, Gilbert CD.  2008.  Learning to link visual contoursNEURON.   57(3): 442-451  

 Seitz AR, Dinse HR.  2007.  A common framework for perceptual learning.  CURRENT OPINION IN NEUROBIOLOGY.  17(2):148-153   

 LI W.   2004.   Perceptual learning and top-down influences in primary visual cortex.  NATURE NEUROSCIENCE.   7:651

 CRIST RE.  2001.  Learning to see: experience and attention in primary visual cortex.  NATURE NEUROSCIENCE.      4: 519

Recommended Readings: Robert Froemke, Ph.D.

Monday Lecture Series

A Synaptic Memory Trace for Cortical Receptive Field Plasticity

Robert Froemke, Ph.D.

Post-doctoral Research Fellow, Department of Otolaryngology

University of California, San Francisco

Monday, January 26, 2009

4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. (Refreshments, 3:45 p.m.)

Second Floor, Welch Hall

Recommended Articles:

Froemke, R. C., and Y. Dan. 2002. Spike-timing-dependent synaptic modification induced by natural spike trains. Nature. 416(6879):433-438.

Froemke, R. C., M. M. Merzenich, and C. E. Schreiner. 2007. A synaptic memory trace for cortical receptive field plasticity. Nature. 450(7168):425-429.

Froemke, R. C., M. -M Poo, and Y. Dan. 2005. Spike-timing-dependent synaptic plasticity depends on dendritic location. Nature. 434(7030):221-225.

Froemke, R. C., I. A. Tsay, M. Raad, J. D. Long, and Y. Dan. 2006. Contribution of individual spikes in burst-induced long-term synaptic modification. Journal of Neurophysiology. 95(3):1620-1629.

Kenet, T., R. C. Froemke, C. E. Schreiner, I. N. Pessah, and M. M. Merzenich. 2007. Perinatal exposure to a noncoplanar polychlorinated biphenyl alters tonotopy, receptive fields, and plasticity in rat primary auditory cortex. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 104(18):7646-7651.

Urakubo, H., M. Honda, R. C. Froemke, and S. Kuroda. 2008. Requirement of an allosteric kinetics of NMDA receptors for spike timing-dependent plasticity. Journal of Neuroscience. 28(13):3310-3323.