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2016

  • Xiao X, Levy AD, Rosenberg BJ, Higley MJ, Koleske AJ (2016) Disruption of coordinated presynaptic and postsynaptic maturation underlies the defects in hippocampal synapse stability and plasticity in Abl2/Arg-deficient mice.  J Neuroscience 36:6778. [pdf]
  • Kanan M, Gross GG, Arnold DB, Higley MJ (2016) Visual deprivation during the critical period enhances layer 2/3 GABAergic inhibition in mouse V1.  J Neuroscience 36:5914.  [pdf]
  • Lur G, Vinck MA, Tang L, Cardin JA, Higley MJ (2016) Projection-specific feature encoding by layer 5 cortical subnetworks.  Cell Reports 14:2538.

2015

  • Lur G, Higley MJ (2015) Glutamate receptor modulation is restricted to synaptic microdomains.  Cell Reports 12:326.
  • Gamo NJ, Lur G, Higley MJ, Wang M, Paspalas CD, Vijayraghavan S, Yang Y, Ramos BP, Peng K, Kata A, Boven L, Lin F, Roman L, Lee D, Arnsten AF (2015) Stress impairs prefrontal cortical function via D1 dopamine receptor interactions with hyperpolarization-activated cyclic nucleotide-gated channels.  Biol Psychiatry 78:860.

2014

  • Higley MJ (2014) Localized GABAergic inhibition of dendritic calcium signalling.  Nature Reviews Neuroscience in press.  [Review]
  • Amatrudo JM, Olson JP, Lur G, Chiu CQ, Higley MJ, Ellis-Davies GC (2014)  Wavelength-selective one- and two-photon uncaging of GABA.  ACS Chem Neurosci 5:64.
  • Higley MJ and Picciotto MR (2014) Neuromodulation by acetylcholine: examples from schizophrenia and depression. Current Opinion in Neurobiology 29:88. [Review]

2013

  • Chiu CQ, Lur G, Morse TM, Carnevale NT, Ellis-Davies GC, Higley MJ (2013)  Compartmentalization of GABAergic inhibition by dendritic spines.  Science 340:759.
  • Olson JP, Kwon HB, Takasaki KT, Chiu CQ, Higley MJ, Sabatini BL, Ellis-Davies GC (2013)  Optically selective two-photon uncaging of glutamate at 900 nm.  J Am Chem Soc 135:5954.
  • Einstein EB, Asaka Y, Yeckel MF, Higley MJ, Picciotto MR (2013) Galanin-induced decreases in nucleus accumbens/striatum excitatory postsynaptic potentials and morphine conditioned place preference require both galanin receptor 1 and galanin receptor 2.  Eur J Neuroscience 37:1541.

2012

  • Picciotto MR, Higley MJ, Mineur YS (2012) Acetylcholine as a neuromodulator: cholinergic signaling shapes nervous system function and behavior. Neuron 76:116-29. [Review]
  • Higley MJ, Sabatini BL (2012) Calcium signaling in dendritic spines.Cold Spring Harb Perspec Biol 4:a005686. [Review]
  • Bessaih T, de Yebenes EG, Kirkland K, Higley MJ, Buono RJ, Ferraro TN, Contreras D (2012) Quantitative trait locus on distal chromosome 1 regulates the occurrence of spontaneous spike-wave discharges in DBA/2 mice.  Epilepsia 53:1429.
  • Higley MJ (2012) Determination of cortical circuit function using current source-density analysis in vivo.  In: Neuronal Network Analysis, Tommaso Fellin and Michael Halassa, eds.  Humana Press.

2011

  • Higley MJ, Gittis AH, Oldenburg IA, Balthasar N, Seal RP, Edwards RH, Lowell BB, Kreitzer AC, Sabatini BL (2011) Cholinergic interneurons mediate fast VGlut3-dependent glutamatergic transmission in the striatum.  PLoS One 6:e19155.

2010

  • Higley MJ, Strittmatter SM (2010) Lynx for braking plasticity.  Science 330:1189. [Comment]
  • Higley MJ, Sabatini BL (2010) Competitive regulation of synaptic Ca2+ influx by D2 dopamine and A2A adenosine receptors.  Nat Neurosci 13:958-66.

2009

  • Higley MJ*, Soler-Llavina GJ*, Sabatini BL (2009) Cholinergic modulation of multivesicular release regulates striatal synaptic potency and integration.  Nat Neurosci 12:1121-8.

2008

  • Steiner P, Higley MJ, Xu W, Czervionke BL, Malenka RC, Sabatini BL (2008) Destabilization of the postsynaptic density by PSD-95 serine 73 phosphorylation inhibits spine growth and synaptic plasticity.  Neuron 61:152.
  • Higley MJ, Sabatini BL (2008) Calcium signaling in dendrites and spines: practical and functional considerations.  Neuron 59:902.  [Review]
  • Busetto G, Higley MJ, Sabatini BL (2008) Developmental presence and disappearance of postsynaptically silent synapses on dendritic spines of rat layer 2/3 pyramidal neurons.  J Physiol 586:1519-27.

2007

  • Higley MJ, Contreras D (2007) Frequency adaptation modulates spatial integration of sensory responses in the rat whisker system.  J Neurophys 97:3819.
  • Higley MJ, Contreras D (2007) Cellular mechanisms of suppressive interactions between somatosensory responses in vivo.  J Neurophys 97:647.

2006

  • Higley MJ, Contreras D (2006) Balanced excitation and inhibition determine spike timing during frequency adaptation.  J Neurosci 26:448.

2005

  • Higley MJ, Contreras D (2005) Integration of synaptic responses to neighboring whiskers in rat barrel cortex in vivo.  J Neurophys 93:1920.
  • Traub RD, Contreras D, Cunningham MO, Murray H, LeBeau FE, Roopun A, Bibbig A, Wilent WB, Higley MJ, Whittington MA (2005) Single-column thalamocortical network model exhibiting gamma oscillations, sleep spindles, and epileptogenic bursts.  J Neurophys 93:2194.

2003

  • Higley MJ, Contreras D (2003) Nonlinear integration of sensory responses in the rat barrel cortex: an intracellular study in vivo.  J Neurosci 23:10190.

2001

  • Higley MJ, Hermer-Vazquez L, Levitsky DA, Strupp BJ (2001) Recovery of associative function following early amygdala lesions in rats.  Behav Neuroscience 115:154.