Key recent papers

Secondary motor cortex: where 'sensory' meets 'motor' in the rodent frontal cortex.
Barthas F, and Kwan AC.
Trends in Neurosciences (2017). [PDF

Fast and slow transitions in frontal ensemble activity during flexible sensorimotor behavior.
Siniscalchi MJ, Phoumthipphavong V, Ali F, Lozano M, and Kwan AC.
Nature Neuroscience (2016). [PDF

Longitudinal effects of ketamine on dendritic architecture in vivo in the mouse medial frontal cortex.
Phoumthipphavong V, Barthas F, Hassett S, and Kwan AC.
eNeuro (2016). [PDF]


Enhanced population coding for rewarded choices in the medial frontal cortex of the mouse.
Siniscalchi MJ, Wang H, and Kwan AC.
bioRxiv [Link]

Full publication list

Siniscalchi MJ, Wang H, Kwan AC: Enhanced Population Coding for Rewarded Choices in the Medial Frontal Cortex of the Mouse. Cereb Cortex. 2019 Jan 7; 2019 Jan 7. PMID: 30615132

Atilgan H, Kwan AC: Same lesson, varied choices by frontal cortex. Nat Neurosci. 2018 Dec. PMID: 30420733

Hill RA, Damisah EC, Chen F, Kwan AC, Grutzendler J: Targeted two-photon chemical apoptotic ablation of defined cell types in vivo. Nat Commun. 2017 Jun 16; 2017 Jun 16. PMID: 28621306

Barthas F, Kwan AC: Secondary Motor Cortex: Where 'Sensory' Meets 'Motor' in the Rodent Frontal Cortex. Trends Neurosci. 2017 Mar; 2016 Dec 22. PMID: 28012708

Siniscalchi MJ, Phoumthipphavong V, Ali F, Lozano M, Kwan AC: Fast and slow transitions in frontal ensemble activity during flexible sensorimotor behavior. Nat Neurosci. 2016 Sep; 2016 Jul 11. PMID: 27399844

Phoumthipphavong V, Barthas F, Hassett S, Kwan AC: Longitudinal Effects of Ketamine on Dendritic Architecture In Vivo in the Mouse Medial Frontal Cortex. eNeuro. 2016 Mar-Apr; 2016 Apr 4. PMID: 27066532

Lee SH, Kwan AC, Dan Y: Interneuron subtypes and orientation tuning. Nature. 2014 Apr 3. PMID: 24695313

Pinto L, Goard MJ, Estandian D, Xu M, Kwan AC, Lee SH, Harrison TC, Feng G, Dan Y: Fast modulation of visual perception by basal forebrain cholinergic neurons. Nat Neurosci. 2013 Dec; 2013 Oct 27. PMID: 24162654

Kwan AC, Dan Y: Dissection of cortical microcircuits by single-neuron stimulation in vivo. Curr Biol. 2012 Aug 21; 2012 Jun 28. PMID: 22748320

Lee SH, Kwan AC, Zhang S, Phoumthipphavong V, Flannery JG, Masmanidis SC, Taniguchi H, Huang ZJ, Zhang F, Boyden ES, Deisseroth K, Dan Y: Activation of specific interneurons improves V1 feature selectivity and visual perception. Nature. 2012 Aug 16. PMID: 22878719

Yuen D, Wu X, Kwan AC, Ledue J, Zhang H, Ecoiffier T, Pytowski B, Chen L: Live imaging of newly formed lymphatic vessels in the cornea. Cell Res. 2011 Dec; 2011 Nov 15. PMID: 22083511

Kadiri LR, Kwan AC, Webb WW, Harris-Warrick RM: Dopamine-induced oscillations of the pyloric pacemaker neuron rely on release of calcium from intracellular stores. J Neurophysiol. 2011 Sep; 2011 Jun 15. PMID: 21676929

McMullen JD, Kwan AC, Williams RM, Zipfel WR: Enhancing collection efficiency in large field of view multiphoton microscopy. J Microsc. 2011 Feb. PMID: 21118215

Kwan AC, Dietz SB, Zhong G, Harris-Warrick RM, Webb WW: Spatiotemporal dynamics of rhythmic spinal interneurons measured with two-photon calcium imaging and coherence analysis. J Neurophysiol. 2010 Dec; 2010 Sep 22. PMID: 20861442

Kwan AC: Toward reconstructing spike trains from large-scale calcium imaging data. HFSP J. 2010 Feb; 2010 Jan 22. PMID: 20676302

Zhong G, Droho S, Crone SA, Dietz S, Kwan AC, Webb WW, Sharma K, Harris-Warrick RM: Electrophysiological characterization of V2a interneurons and their locomotor-related activity in the neonatal mouse spinal cord. J Neurosci. 2010 Jan 6. PMID: 20053899

Kwan AC, Dietz SB, Webb WW, Harris-Warrick RM: Activity of Hb9 interneurons during fictive locomotion in mouse spinal cord. J Neurosci. 2009 Sep 16. PMID: 19759307

Kwan AC, Duff K, Gouras GK, Webb WW: Optical visualization of Alzheimer's pathology via multiphoton-excited intrinsic fluorescence and second harmonic generation. Opt Express. 2009 Mar 2. PMID: 19259208

Kwan AC: What can population calcium imaging tell us about neural circuits? J Neurophysiol. 2008 Dec; 2008 Oct 1. PMID: 18829844

Kwan AC, Dombeck DA, Webb WW: Polarized microtubule arrays in apical dendrites and axons. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008 Aug 12; 2008 Aug 5. PMID: 18682556