Key Articles
Dr. Joe Z. Tsien Rozov

Brain and Behavior Discovery Institute and Department of Neorology, Medical College of Georgia, USA


NMDA NR2B receptors, CaMKII, LTP/LTD, learning and memory, fear conditioning, knockout mice


Dr. Andrei Rozov Rozov

Centre for Neuroscience, Division of Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, Dentistry and Nursing, University of Dundee, UK


Short-term synaptic plasticity, NMDA and AMPA receptors, GABAergic synaptic transmission, LTP/LTD, cannabioid CB1 receptors


Dr. Johan Storm Storm Laboratory of Cellular Neurophysiology and Ion Channel Function, Department of Physiology, Oslo University, Norway   Potassium channels: Calcium-activated K(+) channels (SK channels), Kv7/KCNQ channels (M channels) in CA1 area of the hippocampus, spontaneous seizures, hyperactivity, excitability, spatial memory, transgenic mice  

Conditional suppression of M-channels in neuronal excitability and learning, Nature Neuroscience, 2005 pdf

Na+current and neuronal excitability, spike timing, Neuron, 2006 pdf

Dr. Hannah Monyer Monyer Interdisciplinary Center for Neurosciences (IZN), Heidelberg University, Germany   NMDA receptors in generating synchronous brain oscillations, GABAergic interneurons in the hippocampus, NR2A and NR2B subtypes of NMDARs, GluRs, object recognition task, transgenic mice  

High-frequency network oscillations in Cerebellar cortex, Neuron, 2008 pdf

GluR-A, GluR-D in hippocampal interneurons during learning and oscillatory activity, Neuron, 2007 pdf

Department Psychiatry, Ponce Scool of Medicine, University of Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico
  Fear conditioning, fear extinction, consolidation, NMDARs, ventromedial prefrontal cortex, mPFC, single unit recording in behaving rats, injections, humans, amygdala, hippocampus, rats, learning & memory, recovery of fear memory  

Extinction, NMDA & vmPC, Neuron, 2007 pdf

Neuronal signaling of fear memory, Nature Review Neuroscience, 2004 pdf

mPC & extinction, Nature, 2002 pdf

Dr. Kerry Ressler Ressler   Fear conditioning, anxiety disorders, learning & memory, BDNF, DCS, human, amygdala, mice      
Dr. Fred J. Helmstetter Helmstetter  
Pavlovian fear conditioning, human amygdala, fMRI
Dr. Stephan Anagnostaras Anagnostaras  
Fear conditioning, contextual memory, hippocampus, amygdala, knockout mice, rats

Contextual learning in absence of the hippocampus, Journal of Neuroscience, 2006 pdf

Acetylcholine M1 receptor mutant mice & fear conditioning, Nature, 2002 pdf

Dr. Thomas Brown Brawn  
Fear conditioning, amygdala, ultrasonic vocalization, learning & memory, rats
Dr. Denis Pare Pare  
Fear conditioning, amygdala, hippocampus, rhinal corteces, prefrontal cortex, plasticity, LTP, LTD, consolidation, learning & memory, rats
Dr. Heikki Tanila Tanila  
Learning & memory, information encoding, hippocampus, navigation, DG, place cells, Morris water maze, Alzheimer’s disease, age-based loss of memory, knockout mice: alphaCaMKIIT286A, CREBalphaDelta, APP and PS1 Alzheimer model mice, TNC-R knockout mice
Dr. Edvard Moser Moser  
Learning & memory, hippocampus, place & grid cells, attractors, navigation, pattern completion, DG, single units, Morris water maze, rats
Dr. Michael Fanselow  Fanselow
Learning & memory, fear conditioning, hippocampus, amygdala and ACC, knockout mice
Dr. Joseph LeDoux  LeDoux  
Learning & memory, fear conditioning, hippocampus, amygdala, knockout mice
Dr. Stephen Maren Maren  
Learning & memory, fear conditioning, hippocampus, amygdala, knockout mice
Dr. Randall C. O'Reilly   O'Reilly  
Computational cognitive neuroscience, interaction between prefrontal cortex, hippocampus in learning and memory
Dr. Alexander Dityatev Dityatev

Italian Institute of Technologies (IIT) Department of Neuroscience and Brain Technologies, Genova, Italy

Neurogenesis, synaptic plasticity, LTP/LTD, adhesion molecules, NCAM, L1, TNR/C, learning and memory, fear conditioning, water maze, knockout mice
Dr. Mark Bear Bear  
Learning & memory, LTP/LTD, synaptic plasticity, NR2A/NR2B NMDA receptors
Dr. Vadim Bolshakov Bolshakov  
Fear conditioning, synaptic plasticity, LTP/LTD, amygdala, glutamatorgic transmission, Stathmin
Dr. Gyorgy Buzsaki Buzsaki
Hippocampal & cortical oscillations (theta, gamma, ripples, place cells, interneurons, encoding & decoding information in the brain, learning & memory, sleep, consolidation of memory
Dr. Andreas K. Engel Engel  
Cortical & subcortical oscillations, gamma & theta, perception, synchrony, EEG, MEG, fMRI, learning & memory, neurology
Dr. Hans-Christian Pape Pape  
Fear conditioning, amygdala, hippocampus, prefrontal cortex, oscillations, learning & memory, knockout mice
Dr. Earl K. Miller Miller  
Prefrontal, visual cortices, V1, learning & memory, basal galglia, primates
Dr. Alexey Semyanov Semyanov  
GABA receptors, hippocampus, extrasynaptic NMDA receptors, GAD65 knockout mice
Dr. Miguel Nicolelis Nicolelis  
Neuroprotheses, brain-machine, brain-computer interfaces, somatosensory cortex, monkeys, robots