Publications


2017

Jayabal, S., Ljungberg, L., and A.J. Watt (2017). Transient cerebellar alterations during development prior to disease onset in a mouse model of spinocerebellar ataxia type 6. Journal of Physiology 595(3): 949-966.

      This article was featured in Journal of Physiology with the following accompanying Perspectives article: Miterko, L.N., and R.V. Sillitoe (2017). The pledge, the turn, and the prestige of transient cerebellar alterations in SCA6. 595(3): 607-608

Ady, V., and Watt, A.J. (2017) New old drug(s) for spinocerebellar ataxias. Journal of Physiology 595(1): 5-7 (doi: 10.1113/JP273149)

2016

Ljungberg, L., Lang-Ouellette, D., Yang, A., Jayabal, S., Quilez, S., and A.J. Watt (2016) Transient developmental Purkinje cell axonal torpedoes in healthy and ataxic mouse cerebellum. Front. Cell. Neurosci. 10:248 doi: 10.3389/fncel.2016.00248

Jayabal, S., Chang, H.H.V., Cullen, K.E., and A.J. Watt (2016) 4-Aminopyridine reverses ataxia and cerebellar firing deficiency in a mouse model of spinocerebellar ataxia type 6. Scientific Reports 6: 29489 (2016) doi:10.1038/srep29489

Abrahamsson T, Lalanne T, Watt AJ, Sjöström PJ. (2016) In vitro investigation of synaptic plasticity. Cold Spring Harb Protoc. doi:10.1101/pdb.top 087262

Abrahamsson T, Lalanne T, Watt AJ, Sjöström PJ. (2016) Long-term potentiation by theta-burst stimulation using extracellular field potential recordings in acute hippocampal slices. Cold Spring Harb Protoc. doi:10.1101/pdb.top 091298

2015

Jayabal, S., Ljungberg, L., Erwes, T., Cormier, A., Quilez, S. El Jaouhari, S., and A. J. Watt (2015) Rapid onset of motor deficits in a mouse model of spinocerebellar ataxia type 6 precedes late cerebellar degeneration. eNeuro 2(6): e00094-15.2015 1-18.

2014

Ferreira, T.A, Blackman, A.V., Oyrer, J., Jayabal, S., Chung A.J., Watt, A.J., Sjostrom, P.J., and D. J. van Meyel (2014) Neuronal morphometry directly from bitmap images. Nature Methods 11: 982-984.

2013

Costa, R. P., Watt, A. J., and P.J. Sjostrom. (2013). How to train a neuron. eLife 2:e00491.

2012

Watt, A. J., and N.S. Desai. (2012) "Homeostatic plasticity and STDP: keeping a neuron’s cool in a fluctuating world" in Spike-Timing-Dependent Plasticity: A Comprehensive Overview. H. Markram, W. Gerstner, and P.J. Sjostrom, Eds. Frontiers Media SA, p. 240-255.

2011

Van Welie, I., Smith, I.T., and A.J. Watt. (2011) The metamorphosis of the developing cerebellar microcircuit. Curr. Opin. Neurobiol., 21: 245-253.

2010

Watt, A. J., and N.S. Desai. (2010) Homeostatic plasticity and STDP: keeping a neuron’s cool in a fluctuating world. Frontiers in Synaptic Neuroscience 2:5. (Special topic issue on STDP)

2009

Watt, A.J., Cuntz, H., Mori, M., Nusser, Z., Sjöström, P.J and Häusser, M. (2009). Traveling waves in developing cerebellar cortex mediated by asymmetrically connected Purkinje cells. Nature Neuroscience, 12: 463-473.

2004

Watt, A.J., Sjöström, P.J., Häusser, M., Nelson, S.B., and Turrigiano, G.G. (2004). A proportional but slower NMDA potentiation follows AMPA potentiation in LTP. Nature Neuroscience, 7: 518-524.

2003

Pratt, K.G., Watt, A.J., Griffith, L.C., Nelson, S.B., and Turrigiano, G.G. (2003). Activity-dependent remodeling of presynaptic inputs by postsynaptic expression of activated CaMKII. Neuron, 39: 269-281.

2000

Watt, A.J., van Rossum, M.C.W., MacLeod, K.M., Nelson, S.B., and Turrigiano, G.G. (2000). Activity coregulates quantal AMPA and NMDA currents at neocortical synapses. Neuron, 26: 659-670.