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> In Press (selected 2016 publications)

Grow DA, Simmons DV, Gomez JA, Wanat MJ, McCarrey JR, Paladini CA, Navara CS. Differentiation and Characterization of Dopaminergic Neurons From Baboon Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells. Stem Cells Transl Med. 2016 Jun 24.

Yang Z, Santamaria F. Purkinje cell intrinsic excitability increases after

synaptic long term depression. J Neurophysiol. 2016 Jun 15:jn.00369.2016.

Higgs MH, Wilson CJ. Unitary synaptic connections among substantia nigra pars

reticulata neurons. J Neurophysiol. 2016 Jun 1;115(6):2814-29.

Teka W, Stockton D, Santamaria F. Power-Law Dynamics of Membrane Conductances Increase Spiking Diversity in a Hodgkin-Huxley Model. PLoS Comput Biol. 2016 Mar 3;12(3):e1004776.

Mohapatra N, Tønnesen J, Vlachos A, Kuner T, Deller T, Nägerl UV, Santamaria

F, Jedlicka P. Spines slow down dendritic chloride diffusion and affect

short-term ionic plasticity of GABAergic inhibition. Sci Rep. 2016 Mar


Oliva I, Wanat MJ. Ventral Tegmental Area Afferents and Drug-Dependent

Behaviors. Front Psychiatry. 2016 Mar 7;7:30.

Quraishi SA, Paladini CA. A Central Move for CB2 Receptors. Neuron. 2016 May


Troyer TW. Continuous Time Representations of Song in Zebra Finches. Neuron.

2016 May 18;90(4):672-4.

Rock C, Zurita H, Wilson C, Apicella AJ. An inhibitory corticostriatal

pathway. Elife. 2016 May 9;5. pii: e15890.

Wang B, Bugay V, Ling L, Chuang HH, Jaffe DB, Brenner R. Knockout of the BK β4

subunit promotes a functional coupling of BK channels and ryanodine receptors

that mediate a fAHP-induced increase in excitability. J Neurophysiol. 2016 May


Ko D, Wanat MJ. Phasic Dopamine Transmission Reflects Initiation Vigor and

Exerted Effort in an Action- and Region-Specific Manner. J Neurosci. 2016 Feb


Gaval-Cruz M, Goertz RB, Puttick DJ, Bowles DE, Meyer RC, Hall RA, Ko D,

Paladini CA, Weinshenker D. Chronic loss of noradrenergic tone produces

β-arrestin2-mediated cocaine hypersensitivity and alters cellular D2 responses in

the nucleus accumbens. Addict Biol. 2016 Jan;21(1):35-48.