Grillner Lab - Publications

Selected publications from the members of the Grillner research group.

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List of recent publications

The evolutionary origin of visual and somatosensory representation in the vertebrate pallium.
Suryanarayana SM, Pérez-Fernández J, Robertson B, Grillner S
Nat Ecol Evol 2020 Apr;4(4):639-651

Current Principles of Motor Control, with Special Reference to Vertebrate Locomotion.
Grillner S, El Manira A
Physiol. Rev. 2020 01;100(1):271-320

The role of the optic tectum for visually evoked orienting and evasive movements.
Suzuki DG, Pérez-Fernández J, Wibble T, Kardamakis AA, Grillner S
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2019 07;116(30):15272-15281

Individual Dopaminergic Neurons of Lamprey SNc/VTA Project to Both the Striatum and Optic Tectum but Restrict Co-release of Glutamate to Striatum Only.
von Twickel A, Kowatschew D, Saltürk M, Schauer M, Robertson B, Korsching S, et al
Curr. Biol. 2019 Feb;29(4):677-685.e6

Roles for globus pallidus externa revealed in a computational model of action selection in the basal ganglia.
Suryanarayana SM, Hellgren Kotaleski J, Grillner S, Gurney KN
Neural Netw 2019 Jan;109():113-136

Cerebrospinal Fluid-Contacting Neurons Sense pH Changes and Motion in the Hypothalamus.
Jalalvand E, Robertson B, Tostivint H, Löw P, Wallén P, Grillner S
J. Neurosci. 2018 Aug;38(35):7713-7724

Evolution: Vertebrate Limb Control over 420 Million Years.
Grillner S
Curr. Biol. 2018 02;28(4):R162-R164

The stepwise development of the lamprey visual system and its evolutionary implications.
Suzuki DG, Grillner S
Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 2018 08;93(3):1461-1477

Direct Dopaminergic Projections from the SNc Modulate Visuomotor Transformation in the Lamprey Tectum.
Pérez-Fernández J, Kardamakis AA, Suzuki DG, Robertson B, Grillner S
Neuron 2017 Nov;96(4):910-924.e5

The Lamprey Pallium Provides a Blueprint of the Mammalian Layered Cortex.
Suryanarayana SM, Robertson B, Wallén P, Grillner S
Curr. Biol. 2017 Nov;27(21):3264-3277.e5

The pretectal connectome in lamprey.
Capantini L, von Twickel A, Robertson B, Grillner S
J. Comp. Neurol. 2017 Mar;525(4):753-772

The Basal Ganglia Over 500 Million Years.
Grillner S, Robertson B
Curr. Biol. 2016 10;26(20):R1088-R1100

Spatiotemporal interplay between multisensory excitation and recruited inhibition in the lamprey optic tectum.
Kardamakis AA, Pérez-Fernández J, Grillner S
Elife 2016 09;5():

The Spinal Cord Has an Intrinsic System for the Control of pH.
Jalalvand E, Robertson B, Tostivint H, Wallén P, Grillner S
Curr. Biol. 2016 05;26(10):1346-51

Ciliated neurons lining the central canal sense both fluid movement and pH through ASIC3.
Jalalvand E, Robertson B, Wallén P, Grillner S
Nat Commun 2016 Jan;7():10002

Tectal microcircuit generating visual selection commands on gaze-controlling neurons.
Kardamakis AA, Saitoh K, Grillner S
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2015 Apr;112(15):E1956-65

Evolutionarily conserved organization of the dopaminergic system in lamprey: SNc/VTA afferent and efferent connectivity and D2 receptor expression.
Pérez-Fernández J, Stephenson-Jones M, Suryanarayana SM, Robertson B, Grillner S
J. Comp. Neurol. 2014 Dec;522(17):3775-94

Megascience efforts and the brain.
Grillner S
Neuron 2014 Jun;82(6):1209-11

Gating of steering signals through phasic modulation of reticulospinal neurons during locomotion.
Kozlov AK, Kardamakis AA, Hellgren Kotaleski J, Grillner S
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2014 Mar;111(9):3591-6

Independent circuits in the basal ganglia for the evaluation and selection of actions.
Stephenson-Jones M, Kardamakis AA, Robertson B, Grillner S
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2013 Sep;110(38):E3670-9

Evolutionary conservation of the basal ganglia as a common vertebrate mechanism for action selection.
Stephenson-Jones M, Samuelsson E, Ericsson J, Robertson B, Grillner S
Curr. Biol. 2011 Jul;21(13):1081-91

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