Dominick P. Purpura Department of Neuroscience

Past Club Syn Journal Clubs

 

6/21/13 Carolina Soto
presents:
 Aoki et al. "Imaging of Neural Ensemble for the Retrieval
of a Learned Behavioral Program." Neuron 78, pp. 881-94, 2013.
 
     
5/31/13 Adam Kohn
presents:
Herrero et al. "Attention-Induced Variance and Noise Correlation Reduction in Macaque V1 Is Mediated by NMDA Receptors." Neuron 78, pp. 729-39, 2013. 
     
5/10/13 Randy Stout
presents:
Carta et al. "CaMKII-dependent phosphorylation of GluK5
mediates plasticity of kainate receptors." EMBO J 32, pp. 496-510, 2013.
 
     
4/19/13 Shlomo Dellal
presents:
Cai et al. "Local potentiation of excitatory synapses by serotonin and its alteration in rodent models of depression." Nat Neurosci 16, pp. 464-72, 2013. 
     
4/5/13 Kirsty Sawicka
presents:
Clement et al. "Pathogenic SYNGAP1 Mutations Impair Cognitive Development by Disrupting Maturation of Dendritic Spine Synapses." Cell 151, pp. 709-23, 2012. 
     
3/22/13 Michael Gertner
presents:
Peixoto et al. "Transsynaptic signaling by activity-dependent cleavage of neuroligin-1." Neuron 76, pp. 396-409, 2012. 
     
3/8/13 Jaafar Tindi
presents:
Karpova et al. "Encoding and transducing the synaptic or extrasynaptic origin of NMDA receptor signals to the nucleus." Cell 152, pp. 1119-33, 2013. 
     
2/15/13 Matt Klein
presents:
Santini et al. "Exaggerated translation causes synaptic and behavioral aberrations associated with autism." Nature 493, pp. 411-5, 2013. 
     
1/25/13 Andres Chavez
presents:
Granger et al. "LTP requires a reserve pool of glutamate receptors independent of subunit type." Nature 493, pp. 495-500, 2013.
 
     
1/11/13 Karina Alvina
presents:
Volk et al. "PKM-ζ is not required for hippocampal synaptic plasticity, learning and memory." Nature 493, pp. 420-3, 2013. 
     
12/7/12 Helmuth Sanchez
presents:
Graves et al. "Hippocampal pyramidal neurons comprise two distinct cell types that are countermodulated by metabotropic receptors." Neuron 76, pp. 776-89, 2012. 
     
11/16/12 Yunyan Wang
presents:
Washington & Kanwal. "Sex-dependent hemispheric asymmetries for processing frequency-modulated sounds in the primary auditory cortex of the mustached bat.", J Neurophysiol 108, pp. 1548-66, 2012. 
     
11/2/12 Jose Luis Pena
presents:
Ahrens et al. "Brain-wide neuronal dynamics during motor adaptation in zebrafish." Nature 485, pp. 471-9, 2012. 
     
10/26/2012 Eliana Scemes
presents:
Choi et al. "Metabolic communication between astrocytes and neurons via bicarbonate-responsive soluble adenylyl cyclase." Neuron 75, pp. 1094-1104, 2012. 
     
9/28/2012 Scott Nawy
presents:
Schiemann et al. "K-ATP channels in dopamine substantia nigra neurons control bursting and novelty-induced exploration." Nat Neurosci 15, 1272-80, 2012. 
     
9/14/2012 Eduardo Arteaga-Bracho
presents:
Oliveira et al. "Rescue of aging-associated decline in Dnmt3a2 expression restores cognitive abilities." Nature Neurosci 15, pp. 1111-3; 2012. 
     
8/31/2012 Reed Carroll
presents:
Polosukhina et al. "Photochemical restoration of visual responses in blind mice." Neuron 75, pp. 271-82, 2012. 
     
8/17/2012 Tommy Younts
presents:
Vervaeke et al. "Gap junctions compensate for sublinear dendritic integration in an inhibitory network." Science 335, pp. 1624-8, 2012. 
     
2/24/2012 Bryen Jordan
presents:
Darnell et al. "FMRP stalls ribosomal translocation on mRNAs linked to synaptic function and autism." Cell 146, pp. 247-61, 2011. 
     
2/17/2012 Magdalena Kalinowska
presents:
Cui-Wang et al. "Local zones of endoplasmic reticulum complexity confine cargo in neuronal dendrites." Cell 148, pp. 309-21, 2012. 
     
1/27/2012 Ariel Vitenzon
presents:
Di Castro et al. "Local Ca2+ detection and modulation of synaptic release by astrocytes." Nat Neurosci 14, pp. 1276-84, 2011. 
     
12/16/2011 Diana Pettit
presents:
Bartal et al. "Empathy and pro-social behavior in rats." Science 334, pp. 1427-30, 2011. 
     
12/9/2011 Saleem Nicola
presents:
Conrad et al. "Formation of accumbens GluR2-lacking AMPA receptors mediates incubation of cocaine craving." Nature 454, pp. 118-21, 2008. 
     
12/2/2011 Jack-Christophe Cossec
presents:
Lippi et al. "Targeting of the Arpc3 actin nucleation factor by miR-29a/b regulates dendritic spine morphology." J Chem Biol 194, pp. 889-904, 2011. 
     
11/18/2011 Zaven Kaprielian
presents:
Williams et al. "Cadherin-9 regulates synapse-specific differentiation in the developing hippocampus." Neuron 71, pp. 640-55, 2011. 
     
10/7/2011 Michael Gertner
presents:
Restituito et al. "Synaptic autoregulation by metalloproteases and y-secretase." J Neurosci 31, pp. 12083-93, 2011.  
     
9/22/2011 Tanya Casimiro
presents:
AMPAR Cycling and Activity Dependent Regulation of Synaptic Function 
     
5/27/2011 David Hunt
presents:
Jia et al. "Dendritic organization of sensory input to cortical neurons in vivo." Nature 464, pp. 1307-12, 2010. 
     
4/29/2011 Naama Rotem
presents:
Harvey et al. "Intracellular dynamics of hippocampal place cells during virtual navigation." Nature 461, pp. 941-6, 2009. 
     
4/22/2011 Scott Emmons
presents:
Seung. "Neuroscience: Towards functional connectomics." Nature 471, pp. 170-2, 2011 
     
3/25/2011 Diana Pettit
presents:
Larsen et al. "NR3A-containing NMDARs promote neurotransmitter release and spike timing-dependent plasticity." Nat Neurosci 14, pp. 338-44, 2011. 
     
3/3/2011 Michael Bennett
presents:
Rauner & Kohr. "Triheteromeric NR1/NR2A/NR2B receptors constitute the major N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor population in adult hippocampal synapses." J Biol. Chem 286, pp. 7558-66, 2011. 
     
1/28/2011 Pablo Castillo
presents:
Govindarajan et al. "The dendritic branch is the preferred integrative unit for protein synthesis-dependent LTP." Neuron 69, pp. 132-46, 2011. 
     
1/14/2011 Sachin Makani
presents:
Christie et al. "Ca(2+)-dependent enhancement of release by subthreshold somatic depolarization." Nat Neurosci 14, pp. 62-8, 2011. 

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