Research articles

Christie IK, Miller P, Van Hooser SD. Cortical amplification models of the experience-dependent development of selective columns and response sparsification. J. Neurophysiol. (in press).

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. 37:1557-1567. [Pubmed] [Article]

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, 115:1043-62. 2016 [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