Bassam V Atallah

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Publications

  1. pmc Parvalbumin-expressing interneurons linearly transform cortical responses to visual stimuli
    Bassam V Atallah
    Computational Neurosciences Graduate Program, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0634, USA
    Neuron 73:159-70. 2012
  2. pmc Instantaneous modulation of gamma oscillation frequency by balancing excitation with inhibition
    Bassam V Atallah
    Computational Neurosciences Graduate Program, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Neuron 62:566-77. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Input normalization by global feedforward inhibition expands cortical dynamic range
    Frederic Pouille
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Neurobiology Section, Division of Biology, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
    Nat Neurosci 12:1577-85. 2009
  4. pmc Rapid target-specific remodeling of fast-spiking inhibitory circuits after loss of dopamine
    Aryn H Gittis
    Gladstone Institute of Neurological Disease, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Neuron 71:858-68. 2011
  5. pmc Supralinear increase of recurrent inhibition during sparse activity in the somatosensory cortex
    Christoph Kapfer
    Neuroscience Graduate Program and Neurobiology Section, Division of Biology, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, California 92093 0634, USA
    Nat Neurosci 10:743-53. 2007
  6. pmc Complementary modulation of somatic inhibition by opioids and cannabinoids
    Lindsey L Glickfeld
    Neurosciences Graduate Program, Neurobiology Section, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0634, USA
    J Neurosci 28:1824-32. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Atallah et al. reply
    Bassam V Atallah
    1 Champalimaud Neuroscience Programme, Lisbon 1400 038, Portugal 2 Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Center for Neural Circuits and Behavior and Neurobiology Section, Division of Biology, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0634, USA
    Nature 508:E3. 2014

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Publications7

  1. pmc Parvalbumin-expressing interneurons linearly transform cortical responses to visual stimuli
    Bassam V Atallah
    Computational Neurosciences Graduate Program, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0634, USA
    Neuron 73:159-70. 2012
    ..These results indicate that PV cells are ideally suited to modulate cortical gain and establish a causal relationship between a select neuron type and specific computations performed by the cortex during sensory processing...
  2. pmc Instantaneous modulation of gamma oscillation frequency by balancing excitation with inhibition
    Bassam V Atallah
    Computational Neurosciences Graduate Program, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Neuron 62:566-77. 2009
    ..So, by rapidly balancing excitation with inhibition, the hippocampal network is able to swiftly modulate gamma oscillations over a wide band of frequencies...
  3. doi request reprint Input normalization by global feedforward inhibition expands cortical dynamic range
    Frederic Pouille
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Neurobiology Section, Division of Biology, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
    Nat Neurosci 12:1577-85. 2009
    ..Together, these mechanisms expand the range of afferent input strengths that neuronal populations can represent...
  4. pmc Rapid target-specific remodeling of fast-spiking inhibitory circuits after loss of dopamine
    Aryn H Gittis
    Gladstone Institute of Neurological Disease, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Neuron 71:858-68. 2011
    ....
  5. pmc Supralinear increase of recurrent inhibition during sparse activity in the somatosensory cortex
    Christoph Kapfer
    Neuroscience Graduate Program and Neurobiology Section, Division of Biology, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, California 92093 0634, USA
    Nat Neurosci 10:743-53. 2007
    ..These data show that through a highly sensitive recurrent inhibitory circuit, cortical excitability can be modulated by one pyramidal cell...
  6. pmc Complementary modulation of somatic inhibition by opioids and cannabinoids
    Lindsey L Glickfeld
    Neurosciences Graduate Program, Neurobiology Section, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0634, USA
    J Neurosci 28:1824-32. 2008
    ..This cell-type specific sensitivity to neuromodulators allows for a fine control of the temporal structure of hippocampal activity...
  7. doi request reprint Atallah et al. reply
    Bassam V Atallah
    1 Champalimaud Neuroscience Programme, Lisbon 1400 038, Portugal 2 Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Center for Neural Circuits and Behavior and Neurobiology Section, Division of Biology, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0634, USA
    Nature 508:E3. 2014
    ..is thus welcome. It clarifies that there is no contradiction between the earlier study of Lee et al. and our study. The disagreement is in the interpretation of the results and in the model used to fit the data. ..