Research articles

Ritter NJ, Anderson NM, Van Hooser SD. Visual stimulus speed does not influence the rapid emergence of direction selectivity in ferret visual cortex. J Neurosci. (in press). [Pubmed] [Early Epub]

Hengen KB, Torrado Pacheco A, McGregor JN, Van Hooser SD, Turrigiano GG. Neuronal Firing Rate Homeostasis Is Inhibited by Sleep and Promoted by Wake, Cell, in press [Cell online]

Roy A*, Osik JJ*, Ritter JR*, Wang S, Shaw JT, Fiser J, Van Hooser SD. Optogenetic spatial and temporal control of cortical circuits on a columnar scale, J Neurophysiology, in press [Pubmed] [Article] [ProjectorScope 1.0 Construction Guide]

O'Hare JK*, Ade KK*, Sukharnikova T, Van Hooser SD, Parlmeri ML, Yin HH, Calakos N, Pathway-Specific Striatal Substrates for Habitual Behavior, Neuron, 89:472-9 2016 [Pubmed]

Zaltsman JB, Heimel JA, Van Hooser SD. Weak orientation and direction selectivity in lateral geniculate nucleus representing central vision in the gray squirrel Sciurus carolinensis. J Neurophys 113:2987-97 2015. [Article]

Rubin DB, Van Hooser SD, Miller KD. The stabilized supralinear network: A unifying circuit motif underlying multi-input integration in sensory cortex. Neuron  85(2):402-17. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2014.12.026. 2015 [Pubmed]

Smith GB, Sederberg A, Elyada YM, Van Hooser SD, Kaschube M, Fitzpatrick D. The development of cortical circuits for motion discrimination. Nature Neuroscience 18:252-61 doi:10.1038/nn.3921 2015. [Article]

Yu YV*, Bell HW*, Glauser DA, Van Hooser SD, Goodman MB, Sengupta P. CaMKI-Dependent Regulation of Sensory Gene Expression Mediates Experience-Dependent Plasticity in the Operating Range of a Thermosensory Neuron. Neuron 84:919-26. 2014

Mazurek M, Kager M, Van Hooser SD. Robust quantification of orientation selectivity and direction selectivity. Frontiers in Neural Circuits. 8:92 2014 [Abstract] [Article]

Van Hooser SD, Escobar GM, Maffei A, Miller P. Emerging feed-forward inhibition allows the robust formation of direction selectivity in the developing ferret visual cortex. J Neurophysiol. 2014 111(11):2355-73. [Abstract] [Article]

Ghiretti AE, Moore AR, Brenner R, Chen LF, West A, Lau N, Van Hooser SD, Paradis S. Rem2 is an activity-dependent negative regulator of dendritic complexity in vivo. J Neurosci. J. Neurosci. 2014 34:392-407 [Abstract] [Article]

Hengen HB, Lambo ME, Van Hooser SD, Katz DB, Turrigiano GG. Firing Rate Homeostasis in Visual Cortex of Freely Behaving Rodents. Neuron 2013 80:335-342 [Abstract] [Article]

Van Hooser SD, Roy A, Rhodes HJ, Culp JH, Fitzpatrick D. Transformation of receptive field properties from LGN to superficial V1 in the tree shrew. J Neurosci., 2013 33:11494-11505. [Pubmed] [Article]

Clemens JM, Ritter NJ, Roy A, Miller JA, Van Hooser SD. The laminar development of direction selectivity in ferret visual cortex. J. Neurosci., 2012 32: 18177-18185. [Pubmed] [Article]

Van Hooser SD*, Li Y*, Christensson M*, Smith GB, White LE, Fitzpatrick D. Initial neighborhood biases and the quality of motion stimulation jointly influence the rapid emergence of direction preference in visual cortex. J. Neurosci 2012 32:7258-66 [Pubmed] [Article].
 
Felch DL, Van Hooser SD Molecular compartmentalization of lateral geniculate nucleus in the gray squirrel (Sciurus carolinensis). Frontiers in Neuroanatomy 2012 6:12 [Pubmed] [Article].

*Johnson EN, *Van Hooser SD, Fitzpatrick D. The representation of S-cone signals in primary visual cortex. J Neurosci. 2010 30:10337-50. [Pubmed] [Article]

*Li Y, *Van Hooser SD, Mazurek M, White LE, Fitzpatrick D. Experience with moving visual stimuli drives the early development of cortical direction selectivity. Nature 2008 456(7224):952-6. [PubMed] [Article]

Van Hooser SD, Heimel JA, Chung S, Nelson SB. Lack of patchy horizontal connectivity in V1 of a mammal without orientation maps. J Neurosci. 2006 26:7680-92. [PubMed] [Article]

Tobin AE, Van Hooser SD, Calabrese RL. Creation and reduction of a morphologically detailed model of a leech heart interneuron.  J Neurophysiol. 2006 96:2107-20. [PubMed] [Article]

Heimel JA, Van Hooser SD, Nelson SB. Laminar organization of response properties in primary visual cortex of the gray squirrel (Sciurus carolinensis). J Neurophysiol. 2005 94:3538-54. [PubMed] [Article]

*Van Hooser SD, *Heimel JA, Chung S, Nelson SB, Toth LJ. Orientation selectivity without orientation maps in visual cortex of a highly visual mammal.  J Neurosci. 2005 25:19-28. [PubMed] [Article]

Van Hooser SD, Heimel JA, Nelson SB. Receptive field properties and laminar organization of lateral geniculate nucleus in the gray squirrel (Sciurus carolinensis).  J Neurophysiol. 2003 90:3398-418. [PubMed] [Article]


Reviews and book chapters

Van Hooser SD, Johnson EN, Li Y, Mazurek M, Culp JH, Roy A, Kasliwal R, Flavahan K. “Practical methods for in vivo cortical physiology with 2-photon microscopy and bulk loading of fluorescent calcium indicator dyes”, in Neuronal Tracing Methods: Tracing Neurons and Their Connections, Arenkeil BR, Ed. 
Vol 92, p. 117-141 2015 [Link].

Van Hooser SD. Similarity and Diversity in Visual Cortex: Is There a Unifying Theory of Cortical Computation?  The Neuroscientist 2007 13:639-656. [PubMed] [Reprint]

Van Hooser SD, Nelson SB.  The squirrel as a rodent model of the human visual system. Visual Neuroscience 2006 23:765-78. [PubMed] [Article]

Van Hooser SD, Heimel JA, Nelson SB. Functional cell classes and functional architecture in the early visual system of a highly visual rodent. Prog Brain Res 2005 149:127-45. [PubMed]

Van Hooser SD, Nelson SB "Visual System" in Encyclopedia of Life Sciences, Macmillan Ref. Ltd., 2005. [Link]

Calabrese RL, Hill AAV, Van Hooser SD "Realistic modeling of small neuronal circuits" in Computational Neuroscience: Realistic Modeling for Experimentalists, pp. 259-288, CRC-Press, 2001.


* indicates equal contribution