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InstitutionBaylor College of Medicine
DepartmentDepartment of Neuroscience
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    R01MH065339     (GABBIANI, FABRIZIO)Jun 1, 2002 - Apr 30, 2018
    Neuronal Mechanisms of Multiplication and Invariance
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Wang H, Dewell RB, Ehrengruber MU, Segev E, Reimer J, Roukes ML, Gabbiani F. Optogenetic manipulation of medullary neurons in the locust optic lobe. J Neurophysiol. 2018 Oct 01; 120(4):2049-2058. PMID: 30110231.
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    2. Dewell RB, Gabbiani F. M current regulates firing mode and spike reliability in a collision-detecting neuron. J Neurophysiol. 2018 Oct 01; 120(4):1753-1764. PMID: 30044671.
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    3. Zhu Y, Dewell RB, Wang H, Gabbiani F. Pre-synaptic Muscarinic Excitation Enhances the Discrimination of Looming Stimuli in a Collision-Detection Neuron. Cell Rep. 2018 May 22; 23(8):2365-2378. PMID: 29791848.
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    4. Wang H, Dewell RB, Zhu Y, Gabbiani F. Feedforward Inhibition Conveys Time-Varying Stimulus Information in a Collision Detection Circuit. Curr Biol. 2018 May 21; 28(10):1509-1521.e3. PMID: 29754904.
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    5. Dewell RB, Gabbiani F. Biophysics of object segmentation in a collision-detecting neuron. Elife. 2018 04 18; 7. PMID: 29667927.
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    6. Gabbiani F, Dewell RB. Collision Avoidance: Broadening the Toolkit for Directionally Selective Motion Computations. Curr Biol. 2018 02 05; 28(3):R124-R126. PMID: 29408261.
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    7. Haag J, Arenz A, Serbe E, Gabbiani F, Borst A. Complementary mechanisms create direction selectivity in the fly. Elife. 2016 08 09; 5. PMID: 27502554; PMCID: PMC4978522.
    8. Zhu Y, Gabbiani F. Fine and distributed subcellular retinotopy of excitatory inputs to the dendritic tree of a collision-detecting neuron. J Neurophysiol. 2016 06 01; 115(6):3101-12. PMID: 27009157.
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    9. Dierick HA, Gabbiani F. Drosophila Neurobiology: No Escape from 'Big Data' Science. Curr Biol. 2015 Jul 20; 25(14):R606-8. PMID: 26196487.
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    10. Dewell RB, Gabbiani F. Dendrites. Dendritic Processing in Invertebrates. 2015.
    11. Fabrizio Gabbiani and Steven J. Cox. Mathematics for Neuroscientists. 2015; 498 pages.
    12. Trousdale J, Carroll SR, Gabbiani F, Josic K. Near-optimal decoding of transient stimuli from coupled neuronal subpopulations. J Neurosci. 2014 Sep 03; 34(36):12206-22. PMID: 25186763; PMCID: PMC4152614.
    13. Chan RW, Gabbiani F. Collision-avoidance behaviors of minimally restrained flying locusts to looming stimuli. J Exp Biol. 2013 Feb 15; 216(Pt 4):641-55. PMID: 23364572; PMCID: PMC3561775.
    14. Chan R, Gabbiani F. Advanced Methods in Neuroethological Research. Computational analysis of behavioral and neural data through Bayesian statistical modelling. 2013.
    15. Jones PW, Gabbiani F. Logarithmic compression of sensory signals within the dendritic tree of a collision-sensitive neuron. J Neurosci. 2012 Apr 04; 32(14):4923-34. PMID: 22492048; PMCID: PMC3752046.
    16. Dewell RB, Gabbiani F. Escape behavior: linking neural computation to action. Curr Biol. 2012 Mar 06; 22(5):R152-3. PMID: 22401892.
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    17. Gabbiani F, Midtgaard J. Encyclopedia of Life Sciences. Neural Information Processing. 2012.
    18. Jones PW, Gabbiani F. Impact of neural noise on a sensory-motor pathway signaling impending collision. J Neurophysiol. 2012 Feb; 107(4):1067-79. PMID: 22114160; PMCID: PMC3289460.
    19. Gabbiani F, Jones PW. A genetic push to understand motion detection. Neuron. 2011 Jun 23; 70(6):1023-5. PMID: 21689590.
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    20. Harrison RR, Fotowat H, Chan R, Kier RJ, Olberg R, Leonardo A, Gabbiani F. Wireless Neural/EMG Telemetry Systems for Small Freely Moving Animals. IEEE Trans Biomed Circuits Syst. 2011 Apr; 5(2):103-11. PMID: 23851198.
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    21. Fotowat H, Harrison RR, Gabbiani F. Multiplexing of motor information in the discharge of a collision detecting neuron during escape behaviors. Neuron. 2011 Jan 13; 69(1):147-58. PMID: 21220105; PMCID: PMC3035170.
    22. Fotowat H, Gabbiani F. Collision detection as a model for sensory-motor integration. Annu Rev Neurosci. 2011; 34:1-19. PMID: 21391815.
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    23. Harrison RR, Fotowat H, Chan R, Kier RJ, Olberg R, Leonardo A, Gabbiani F. Wireless Neural/EMG Telemetry Systems for Small Freely Moving Animals. IEEE Trans Biomed Circuits Syst. 2011; (5):103-111.
    24. Jones PW, Gabbiani F. Synchronized neural input shapes stimulus selectivity in a collision-detecting neuron. Curr Biol. 2010 Nov 23; 20(22):2052-7. PMID: 21055939; PMCID: PMC2998055.
    25. Harrison RR, Fotowat H, Chan R, Kier RJ, Leonardo A, Gabbiani F. Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS 2010). A wireless neural/EMG telemetry system for freely moving insects. 2010; 2952- 2955.
    26. Rogers SM, Harston GW, Kilburn-Toppin F, Matheson T, Burrows M, Gabbiani F, Krapp HG. Spatiotemporal receptive field properties of a looming-sensitive neuron in solitarious and gregarious phases of the desert locust. J Neurophysiol. 2010 Feb; 103(2):779-92. PMID: 19955292; PMCID: PMC2822700.
    27. Peron SP, Jones PW, Gabbiani F. Precise subcellular input retinotopy and its computational consequences in an identified visual interneuron. Neuron. 2009 Sep 24; 63(6):830-42. PMID: 19778511; PMCID: PMC2774212.
    28. Fotowat H, Fayyazuddin A, Bellen HJ, Gabbiani F. A novel neuronal pathway for visually guided escape in Drosophila melanogaster. J Neurophysiol. 2009 Aug; 102(2):875-85. PMID: 19474177.
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    29. Peron SP, Gabbiani F. Role of spike-frequency adaptation in shaping neuronal response to dynamic stimuli. Biol Cybern. 2009 Jun; 100(6):505-20. PMID: 19381681; PMCID: PMC2854487.
    30. Peron S, Gabbiani F. Spike frequency adaptation mediates looming stimulus selectivity in a collision-detecting neuron. Nat Neurosci. 2009 Mar; 12(3):318-26. PMID: 19198607; PMCID: PMC2662764.
    31. Fotowat H, Gabbiani F. Relationship between the phases of sensory and motor activity during a looming-evoked multistage escape behavior. J Neurosci. 2007 Sep 12; 27(37):10047-59. PMID: 17855619.
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    32. Peron SP, Krapp HG, Gabbiani F. Influence of electrotonic structure and synaptic mapping on the receptive field properties of a collision-detecting neuron. J Neurophysiol. 2007 Jan; 97(1):159-77. PMID: 17021031; PMCID: PMC1945173.
    33. Gabbiani F, Krapp HG. Spike-frequency adaptation and intrinsic properties of an identified, looming-sensitive neuron. J Neurophysiol. 2006 Dec; 96(6):2951-62. PMID: 16571737; PMCID: PMC1995006.
    34. Kropp M, Gabbiani F, Prank K. Differential coding of humoral stimuli by timing and amplitude of intracellular calcium spike trains. Syst Biol (Stevenage). 2005 Dec; 152(4):263-8. PMID: 16986269.
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    35. Gabbiani F, Cohen I, Laurent G. Time-dependent activation of feed-forward inhibition in a looming-sensitive neuron. J Neurophysiol. 2005 Sep; 94(3):2150-61. PMID: 15928055; PMCID: PMC1804290.
    36. Krapp HG, Gabbiani F. Spatial distribution of inputs and local receptive field properties of a wide-field, looming sensitive neuron. J Neurophysiol. 2005 Apr; 93(4):2240-53. PMID: 15548622.
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    37. Gabbiani F, Krapp HG, Hatsopoulos N, Mo CH, Koch C, Laurent G. Multiplication and stimulus invariance in a looming-sensitive neuron. J Physiol Paris. 2004 Jan-Jun; 98(1-3):19-34. PMID: 15477020.
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    38. Krahe R, Gabbiani F. Burst firing in sensory systems. Nat Rev Neurosci. 2004 Jan; 5(1):13-23. PMID: 14661065.
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    39. Peters RJ, Gabbiani F, Koch C. Human visual object categorization can be described by models with low memory capacity. Vision Res. 2003 Sep; 43(21):2265-80. PMID: 12885380.
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    40. Gabbiani F. Interpolating between Cellular Biophysics and Computation in Single Neurons. Neuron. 2003 Mar 27; 37(6):890-1. PMID: 12670417.
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    41. Gabbiani F. A switch for oscillatory bursting. Nat Neurosci. 2003 Mar; 6(3):212-3. PMID: 12601379.
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    42. Krahe R and Gabbiani F. Computational neuroscience: a comprehensive approach. Bursting activity in weakly electric fish. 2003.
    43. Gabbiani F, Krapp HG, Koch C, Laurent G. Multiplicative computation in a visual neuron sensitive to looming. Nature. 2002 Nov 21; 420(6913):320-4. PMID: 12447440.
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    44. Krahe R, Kreiman G, Gabbiani F, Koch C, Metzner W. Stimulus encoding and feature extraction by multiple sensory neurons. J Neurosci. 2002 Mar 15; 22(6):2374-82. PMID: 11896176.
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    45. Sigala N, Gabbiani F, Logothetis NK. Visual categorization and object representation in monkeys and humans. J Cogn Neurosci. 2002 Feb 15; 14(2):187-98. PMID: 11970785.
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    46. Gabbiani F. The Handbook of Brain Theory and Neural Networks. Rate Coding and Signal Processing. 2002; 941-945.
    47. Gabbiani F, Mo C, Laurent G. Invariance of angular threshold computation in a wide-field looming-sensitive neuron. J Neurosci. 2001 Jan 01; 21(1):314-29. PMID: 11150349.
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    48. Kreiman G, Krahe R, Metzner W, Koch C, Gabbiani F. Robustness and variability of neuronal coding by amplitude-sensitive afferents in the weakly electric fish eigenmannia. J Neurophysiol. 2000 Jul; 84(1):189-204. PMID: 10899196.
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    49. Prank K, Gabbiani F, Brabant G. Coding efficiency and information rates in transmembrane signaling. Biosystems. 2000 Feb; 55(1-3):15-22. PMID: 10745104.
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    50. Gabbiani F, Midtgaard J. Encyclopedia of Life Sciences. Neural Information Processing. 2000.
    51. Gabbiani F, Laurent G, Hatsopoulos N, Krapp HG. The many ways of building collision-sensitive neurons. Trends Neurosci. 1999 Oct; 22(10):437-8. PMID: 10481188.
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    52. Gabbiani F, Krapp HG, Laurent G. Computation of object approach by a wide-field, motion-sensitive neuron. J Neurosci. 1999 Feb 01; 19(3):1122-41. PMID: 9920674.
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    53. Gabbiani F, Metzner W. Encoding and Processing of sensory information in neuronal spike trains. J Exp Biol. 1999; (202):1267-1279.
    54. Laurent G, Gabbiani F. Collision-avoidance: nature's many solutions. Nat Neurosci. 1998 Aug; 1(4):261-3. PMID: 10195154.
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    55. Metzner W, Koch C, Wessel R, Gabbiani F. Feature extraction by burst-like spike patterns in multiple sensory maps. J Neurosci. 1998 Mar 15; 18(6):2283-300. PMID: 9482813.
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    56. Prank K, Schöfl C, Läer L, Wagner M, von zur Mühlen A, Brabant G, Gabbiani F. Coding of time-varying hormonal signals in intracellular calcium spike trains. Pac Symp Biocomput. 1998; 633-44. PMID: 9697218.
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    57. Gabbiani F, Metzner W, Wessel R, Koch C. Feature Extraction in the Electrosensory Lateral Line Lobe of Weakly Electric Fish. Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems. 1997; (9):62-68.
    58. Gabbiani F, Koch C. Methods in Neuronal Modeling. Principles of Spike Train Analysis. 1997; 313-360.
    59. Gabbiani F, Metzner W, Wessel R, Koch C. From stimulus encoding to feature extraction in weakly electric fish. Nature. 1996 Dec 12; 384(6609):564-7. PMID: 8955269.
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    60. Wessel R, Koch C, Gabbiani F. Coding of time-varying electric field amplitude modulations in a wave-type electric fish. J Neurophysiol. 1996 Jun; 75(6):2280-93. PMID: 8793741.
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    61. Gabbiani F. Coding of Time-Varying Signals in Spike Trains of Linear and Half-Wave Rectifying Neurons. Comput in Neur Syst. 1996; (7):61-85.
    62. Gabbiani F, Koch F. Neural Codes and Distributed Representations – Foundations of Neural Computation. Coding of Time-Varying Signals in Spike Trains of Integrate-and-Fire Neurons with Random Threshold. 1996; 201-223.
    63. Gabbiani F. Coding of time-varying signals in spike trains of linear and half-wave rectifying neurons. Network. 1996; 7(1):61-85. PMID: 29480147.
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    64. Hatsopoulos N, Gabbiani F, Laurent G. Elementary computation of object approach by wide-field visual neuron. Science. 1995 Nov 10; 270(5238):1000-3. PMID: 15290817.
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    65. Fröhlich J, Chamseddine AH, Gabbiani F, Kerler T, King C, Marchetti PA, Studer UM, Thiran E. Proceedings of the International Conference of Mathematicians. The Fractional Quantum Hall Effect, Chern-Simmons Theory, and Integral Lattices. 1995; 75-105.
    66. Gabbiani F, Midtgaard J, Knöpfel T. Synaptic integration in a model of cerebellar granule cells. J Neurophysiol. 1994 Aug; 72(2):999-1009. PMID: 7527078.
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    67. Gabbiani F, Fröhlich J. Operator algebras and conformal field theory. Comm Math Phys. 1993; (155):569-640.
    68. Fröhlich J, Gabbiani F. Braid statistics in local quantum theory. Rev Math Phys. 1990; (2):251-353.
    69. Fröhlich J, Gabbiani F, Marchetti P-A. The algebraic theory of superselection sectors. Introduction and recent results. Braid statistics in three dimensional local quantum theory. 1990; 259-332.
    70. Fröhlich J, Gabbiani F, Marchetti P-A. John Hopkins Workshop on current problems in particle theory. Superselection structure and statistics in three-dimensional local quantum field theory. 1990; 335-415.
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