Fahad Sultan

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Analysis of mammalian brain architecture
    Fahad Sultan
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, University of Tubingen, Germany
    Nature 415:133-4. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Unravelling cerebellar pathways with high temporal precision targeting motor and extensive sensory and parietal networks
    Fahad Sultan
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, Hertie Institute for Clinical Brain Research, University of Tubingen, Otfried Müller Str 27, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Nat Commun 3:924. 2012
  3. doi request reprint esfMRI of the upper STS: further evidence for the lack of electrically induced polysynaptic propagation of activity in the neocortex
    Fahad Sultan
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, HIH for Clinical Brain Research, Tuebingen 72076, Germany
    Magn Reson Imaging 29:1374-81. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint BOLD sensitivity to cortical activation induced by microstimulation: comparison to visual stimulation
    Fahad Sultan
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, HIH for Clinical Brain Research, University Tuebingen, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Magn Reson Imaging 25:754-9. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Detection of sequences in the cerebellar cortex: numerical estimate of the possible number of tidal-wave inducing sequences represented
    Fahad Sultan
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, University of Tubingen, Auf der Morgenstelle 15, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    J Physiol Paris 97:591-600. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint The cerebellum: Comparative and animal studies
    Fahad Sultan
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, HIH for Clinical Brain Research, Tuebingen, Germany
    Cerebellum 6:168-76. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Morphological classification of the rat lateral cerebellar nuclear neurons by principal component analysis
    Fahad Sultan
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, Neurology Universitätsklinik, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    J Comp Neurol 455:139-55. 2003
  8. doi request reprint The human dentate nucleus: a complex shape untangled
    F Sultan
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, University Tübingen, Otfried Müllerstr 27, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Neuroscience 167:965-8. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Quantitative organization of neurotransmitters in the deep cerebellar nuclei of the Lurcher mutant
    Fahad Sultan
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    J Comp Neurol 452:311-23. 2002
  10. doi request reprint Flat map areal topography in Macaca mulatta based on combined MRI and histology
    Fahad Sultan
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, HIH for Clinical Brain Research, Tuebingen, Germany
    Magn Reson Imaging 28:1159-64. 2010

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Analysis of mammalian brain architecture
    Fahad Sultan
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, University of Tubingen, Germany
    Nature 415:133-4. 2002
    ..Contrary to the conclusion drawn by Clark et al., this linear dependence of size implies that the two major cortices increase their computational capacity in parallel, suggesting a functional dependence of the one upon the other...
  2. doi request reprint Unravelling cerebellar pathways with high temporal precision targeting motor and extensive sensory and parietal networks
    Fahad Sultan
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, Hertie Institute for Clinical Brain Research, University of Tubingen, Otfried Müller Str 27, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Nat Commun 3:924. 2012
    ..In conclusion, both the topography of the stimulation effects and its emphasis on temporal precision are in full accordance with the concept of cerebellar forward model information modulating cerebro-cortical processing...
  3. doi request reprint esfMRI of the upper STS: further evidence for the lack of electrically induced polysynaptic propagation of activity in the neocortex
    Fahad Sultan
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, HIH for Clinical Brain Research, Tuebingen 72076, Germany
    Magn Reson Imaging 29:1374-81. 2011
    ..We confirm our previous results from stimulating primary visual cortex that the propagation of electrically induced activity is limited in its transsynaptic propagation to the first synapse also for extrastriate areas...
  4. ncbi request reprint BOLD sensitivity to cortical activation induced by microstimulation: comparison to visual stimulation
    Fahad Sultan
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, HIH for Clinical Brain Research, University Tuebingen, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Magn Reson Imaging 25:754-9. 2007
    ..However, electrical microstimulation yielded an even greater spread of the BOLD response. Our results confirm that the effects of electrical microstimulation extend beyond the brain region expected to be excited by direct current spread...
  5. ncbi request reprint Detection of sequences in the cerebellar cortex: numerical estimate of the possible number of tidal-wave inducing sequences represented
    Fahad Sultan
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, University of Tubingen, Auf der Morgenstelle 15, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    J Physiol Paris 97:591-600. 2003
    ..Based on anatomical data we will argue that the cerebellar mossy fiber-granule cell-Purkinje cell system can potentially detect and--through learning--select from an enormous number of spatio-temporal patterns...
  6. ncbi request reprint The cerebellum: Comparative and animal studies
    Fahad Sultan
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, HIH for Clinical Brain Research, Tuebingen, Germany
    Cerebellum 6:168-76. 2007
    ..Finally, we review the connections of the mammalian cerebellum and show that several pieces of experimental evidence point to an important function of the cerebellum in sensory control of movement reflex adjustment, and motor learning...
  7. ncbi request reprint Morphological classification of the rat lateral cerebellar nuclear neurons by principal component analysis
    Fahad Sultan
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, Neurology Universitätsklinik, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    J Comp Neurol 455:139-55. 2003
    ..The latter may be important for understanding the phylogenetic changes seen in the mammalian lateral cerebellar nucleus...
  8. doi request reprint The human dentate nucleus: a complex shape untangled
    F Sultan
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, University Tübingen, Otfried Müllerstr 27, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Neuroscience 167:965-8. 2010
    ..We propose that this is to allow for a large number of independent corticonuclear modules that can modulate an equal large number of sequential motor acts...
  9. ncbi request reprint Quantitative organization of neurotransmitters in the deep cerebellar nuclei of the Lurcher mutant
    Fahad Sultan
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    J Comp Neurol 452:311-23. 2002
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  10. doi request reprint Flat map areal topography in Macaca mulatta based on combined MRI and histology
    Fahad Sultan
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, HIH for Clinical Brain Research, Tuebingen, Germany
    Magn Reson Imaging 28:1159-64. 2010
    ..Some differences arise due to different distinguishing criteria and here too flat maps can help to reveal them...
  11. ncbi request reprint Distribution of mossy fibre rosettes in the cerebellum of cat and mice: evidence for a parasagittal organization at the single fibre level
    F Sultan
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, University Tübingen, Auf der Morgenstelle 15, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Eur J Neurosci 13:2123-30. 2001
    ..The anisotropic orientation of mossy fibres at the single fibre level supports the hypothesis of a timing mechanism in cerebellar function...
  12. ncbi request reprint Exploring a critical parameter of timing in the mouse cerebellar microcircuitry: the parallel fiber diameter
    F Sultan
    Sektion fur Visuelle Sensomotorik, Neurologische Universitätsklinik Tübingen, Germany
    Neurosci Lett 280:41-4. 2000
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  13. ncbi request reprint Mapping cortical activity elicited with electrical microstimulation using FMRI in the macaque
    Andreas S Tolias
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Tuebingen 72076, Germany
    Neuron 48:901-11. 2005
    ..Consistent with this functional transynaptic spread we also obtained activation in expected projection sites in extrastriate visual areas, demonstrating the utility of our technique in uncovering in vivo functional connectivity maps...
  14. ncbi request reprint Lurcher mice exhibit potentiation of GABA(A)-receptor-mediated conductance in cerebellar nuclei neurons in close temporal relationship to Purkinje cell death
    C Linnemann
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, Hertie Institute for Clinical Brain Research, University of Tubingen, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    J Neurophysiol 91:1102-7. 2004
    ..The changes in g(syn), suitable to increase the efficacy of GABAergic transmission, occur in close temporal relationship to PC death and, thus, may reflect a functional adaptation to the loss of the DCN's main GABAergic afferents...
  15. ncbi request reprint Two types of neurons in the rat cerebellar nuclei as distinguished by membrane potentials and intracellular fillings
    U Czubayko
    , , 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    J Neurophysiol 85:2017-29. 2001
    ..In view of their size and scarcity, we propose that type II neurons may correspond to CN interneurons...
  16. ncbi request reprint The detection and generation of sequences as a key to cerebellar function: experiments and theory
    V Braitenberg
    Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Tuebingen, Germany
    Behav Brain Sci 20:229-45; discussion 245-77. 1997
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  17. ncbi request reprint Why some bird brains are larger than others
    Fahad Sultan
    Curr Biol 15:R649-50. 2005
  18. ncbi request reprint Cerebellar structure and function: making sense of parallel fibers
    Detlef Heck
    Institute of Biology III, Neurobiology and Biophysics, University of Freiburg, 79104 Freiburg, Germany
    Hum Mov Sci 21:411-21. 2002
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  19. ncbi request reprint The cerebellum at birth in therian mammals, with special reference to rodents
    Marcello R Sánchez-Villagra
    Zoologisches Institut, Spezielle Zoologie, Universitat Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Brain Behav Evol 59:101-13. 2002
    ..As is the case with placentals, the most advanced stage of cerebellar development coincides with the opening of the eyes...