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Selected Publications

In Vivo Neurobiology Group

  1. Sun F, Zeng S, Jing M, Zhou J, Feng J, Owen SF, Luo Y, Li F, Wang H, Yamaguchi T, Yong Z, Gao Y, Peng W, Wang L, Zhang S, Du J, Lin D, Xu M, Kreitzer AC, Cui G, Li Y. A Genetically Encoded Fluorescent Sensor Enables Rapid and Specific Detection of Dopamine in Flies, Fish, and Mice. Cell 2018 Jul 12; 174(2) p481-496.e19 [Abstract] [Full Text] 
  2. Meng C, Zhou J, Papaneri A, Peddada T, Xu K, Cui G. Spectrally Resolved Fiber Photometry for Multi-component Analysis of Brain Circuits. Neuron. 2018 Apr 25. pii: S0896-6273(18)30296-4. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2018.04.012. [Abstract]
  3. Haam J, Zhou J, Cui G, Yakel JL. Septal cholinergic neurons gate hippocampal output to entorhinal cortex via oriens lacunosum moleculare interneurons. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2018 Feb 20;115(8):E1886-E1895. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1712538115. [Abstract]
  4. Kupferschmidt DA, Juczewski K, Cui G, Johnson KA, Lovinger DM. 2017. Parallel, but Dissociable, Processing in Discrete Corticostriatal Inputs Encodes Skill Learning. Neuron. 2017 Oct 11;96(2):476-489. [Abstract]
  5. Sgobio C, Kupferschmidt DA, Cui G, Sun L, Li Z, Cai H, Lovinger DM. 2014. Optogenetic measurement of presynaptic calcium transients using conditional genetically encoded calcium indicator expression in dopaminergic neurons. PLoS One 9(10):e111749. [Abstract]
  6. Cui G, Jun SB, Jin X, Luo G, Pham MD, Lovinger DM, Vogel SS, Costa RM. 2014. Deep brain optical measurements of cell type-specific neural activity in behaving mice. Nat Protoc 9(6):1213-1228. [Abstract]
  7. Cui G, Jun SB, Jin X, Pham MD, Vogel SS, Lovinger DM, Costa RM. 2013. Concurrent activation of striatal direct and indirect pathways during action initiation. Nature 494(7436):238-242. [Abstract]
  8. Cui G, Bernier BE, Harnett MT, Morikawa H. 2007. Differential regulation of action potential- and metabotropic glutamate receptor-induced Ca2+ signals by inositol 1,4,5-trisphosphate in dopaminergic neurons.  J Neurosci 27(17):4776-4785. [Abstract]
  9. Cui G, Okamoto T, Morikawa H. 2004. Spontaneous opening of T-type Ca2+ channels contributes to the irregular firing of dopamine neurons in neonatal rats. J Neurosci 24(49):11079-11087. [Abstract]
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