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Epigenomic annotation of gene regulatory alterations during evolution of the primate brain

Mon, 01/25/2016 - 1:00am

Nature Neuroscience. doi:10.1038/nn.4229

Authors: Marit W Vermunt, Sander C Tan, Bas Castelijns, Geert Geeven, Peter Reinink, Ewart de Bruijn, Ivanela Kondova, Stephan Persengiev, Ronald Bontrop, Edwin Cuppen, Wouter de Laat & Menno P Creyghton

PTEN recruitment controls synaptic and cognitive function in Alzheimer's models

Mon, 01/18/2016 - 1:00am

Nature Neuroscience. doi:10.1038/nn.4225

Authors: Shira Knafo, Cristina Sánchez-Puelles, Ernest Palomer, Igotz Delgado, Jonathan E Draffin, Janire Mingo, Tina Wahle, Kanwardeep Kaleka, Liping Mou, Inmaculada Pereda-Perez, Edvin Klosi, Erik B Faber, Heidi M Chapman, Laura Lozano-Montes, Ana Ortega-Molina, Lara Ordóñez-Gutiérrez, Francisco Wandosell, Jose Viña, Carlos G Dotti, Randy A Hall, Rafael Pulido, Nashaat Z Gerges, Andrew M Chan, Mark R Spaller, Manuel Serrano, César Venero & José A Esteban

Nicotinic receptors in the ventral tegmental area promote uncertainty-seeking

Mon, 01/18/2016 - 1:00am

Nature Neuroscience. doi:10.1038/nn.4223

Authors: Jérémie Naudé, Stefania Tolu, Malou Dongelmans, Nicolas Torquet, Sébastien Valverde, Guillaume Rodriguez, Stéphanie Pons, Uwe Maskos, Alexandre Mourot, Fabio Marti & Philippe Faure

On-going computation of whisking phase by mechanoreceptors

Mon, 01/18/2016 - 1:00am

Nature Neuroscience. doi:10.1038/nn.4221

Authors: Avner Wallach, Knarik Bagdasarian & Ehud Ahissar

Illuminating next-generation brain therapies

Mon, 01/18/2016 - 1:00am

Nature Neuroscience. doi:10.1038/nn.4232

Authors: Emily Ferenczi & Karl Deisseroth

A clinical trial inspired and guided by optogenetics experiments in rodents reports the outcome of targeted transcranial magnetic stimulation in patients suffering from cocaine addiction.

Microglial brain region−dependent diversity and selective regional sensitivities to aging

Mon, 01/18/2016 - 1:00am

Nature Neuroscience. doi:10.1038/nn.4222

Authors: Kathleen Grabert, Tom Michoel, Michail H Karavolos, Sara Clohisey, J Kenneth Baillie, Mark P Stevens, Tom C Freeman, Kim M Summers & Barry W McColl

KIF1A inhibition immortalizes brain stem cells but blocks BDNF-mediated neuronal migration

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 1:00am

Nature Neuroscience. doi:10.1038/nn.4213

Authors: Aurelie Carabalona, Daniel Jun-Kit Hu & Richard B Vallee

Parallel specification of competing sensorimotor control policies for alternative action options

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 1:00am

Nature Neuroscience. doi:10.1038/nn.4214

Authors: Jason P Gallivan, Lindsey Logan, Daniel M Wolpert & J Randall Flanagan

Bidirectional GABAergic control of action potential firing in newborn hippocampal granule cells

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 1:00am

Nature Neuroscience. doi:10.1038/nn.4218

Authors: Stefanie Heigele, Sébastien Sultan, Nicolas Toni & Josef Bischofberger

Activation of raphe nuclei triggers rapid and distinct effects on parallel olfactory bulb output channels

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 1:00am

Nature Neuroscience. doi:10.1038/nn.4219

Authors: Vikrant Kapoor, Allison C Provost, Prateek Agarwal & Venkatesh N Murthy

Neural stem cells sustain natural killer cells that dictate recovery from brain inflammation

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 1:00am

Nature Neuroscience. doi:10.1038/nn.4211

Authors: Qiang Liu, Nader Sanai, Wei-Na Jin, Antonio La Cava, Luc Van Kaer & Fu-Dong Shi

Coherent neuronal ensembles are rapidly recruited when making a look-reach decision

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 1:00am

Nature Neuroscience. doi:10.1038/nn.4210

Authors: Yan T Wong, Margaret M Fabiszak, Yevgeny Novikov, Nathaniel D Daw & Bijan Pesaran