Research Articles

Haas J. S., Landisman C.E. (2012) State-dependent modulation of gap junction signaling by the persistent sodium current. Frontiers, in press.

Haas J.S., Zavala B., Landisman C.E. (2011) Activity-Dependent Long-Term Depression of Electrical Synapses. Science 334:389-393. DOWNLOAD PDF

Perspectives, Hestrin S. The Strength of Electrical Synapses. 334: 315, Oct. 2011

Nature Reviews Neuroscience, Research Highlights: Whalley, K. Synaptic plasticity: Tuning electrical synapses. 12: 705, Dec. 2011.

Physiology, Verrico, CD. Does neuronal activity affect the strength of electrical synapses? Feb 2012.


Patrick S., Connors B.W., Landisman C.E. (2006) Developmental changes in somatostatin-positive interneurons in a freeze lesion model of epilepsy. Epilepsy Res. 70:161-71.

Landisman C.E., Connors B.W. (2005) Long-term modulation of electrical synapses in the mammalian thalamus. Science 310:1809-1813.

Long M.A., Landisman C.E., Connors B.W. (2004) Small electrically coupled clusters generate synchronous rhythms in the thalamic reticular nucleus. J. Neurosci. 24(2):341-349.

Landisman C.E., Long M.A., Beierlein M., Deans M.R., Paul D.L., Connors B.W. (2002) Electrical synapses in the thalamic reticular nucleus. J. Neurosci., 22(3):1002-1009.

Landisman C.E., Tso D.Y. (2002) Color processing in macaque striate cortex: relationships to ocular dominance, cytochrome oxidase, and orientation. J. Neurophysiol., 87:3126-3137.

Landisman C.E., Tso D.Y. (2002) Color processing in primate striate cortex: electrophysiological properties. J. Neurophysiol., 87:3138-3151.


Book Chapters

Connors B.W., Landisman C.E., Reid R.C. (1998) Book Review: Thalamus: Organization and Function (Vol. 1), Experimental and Clinical Aspects (Vol. 2), In: TINS 21(12), Steriade M., Jones E.G., McCormick D.A. (eds), pp. 539-540.

Connors B.W., Gil Z., Landisman C.E., Gibson J.R., Amitai Y. (2000) Pathway-specific regulation of synapses in the thalamocortical system. In: Advances in Synaptic Plasticity, Baudry M., Davis J.L.,Thompson R.F. (eds), MIT Press, pp. 198-219.

Cruikshank S.J., Landisman C.E., Mancilla J.G., Connors B.W. (2005) Connexon connexions in the thalamocortical System. In: Prog. Brain Res., vol. 149, Ch.4, pp. 41-57.