Tobias Bast

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Affiliation: University of Edinburgh
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi Toward an integrative perspective on hippocampal function: from the rapid encoding of experience to adaptive behavior
    Tobias Bast
    Centre for Cognitive and Neural Systems CCNS, School of Biomedical Sciences, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
    Rev Neurosci 18:253-81. 2007
  2. ncbi Hippocampal modulation of sensorimotor processes
    Tobias Bast
    Behavioral Neurobiology Laboratory, The Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schorenstrasse 16, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Prog Neurobiol 70:319-45. 2003
  3. ncbi Distinct contributions of hippocampal NMDA and AMPA receptors to encoding and retrieval of one-trial place memory
    Tobias Bast
    Laboratory for Cognitive Neuroscience, Division of Neuroscience, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9JZ, United Kingdom
    J Neurosci 25:5845-56. 2005
  4. ncbi Dorsal hippocampus and classical fear conditioning to tone and context in rats: effects of local NMDA-receptor blockade and stimulation
    Tobias Bast
    Behavioral Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Hippocampus 13:657-75. 2003
  5. pmc From rapid place learning to behavioral performance: a key role for the intermediate hippocampus
    Tobias Bast
    Centre for Cognitive and Neural Systems, School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    PLoS Biol 7:e1000089. 2009
  6. doi Manganese-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging (MEMRI) of rat brain after systemic administration of MnCl₂: hippocampal signal enhancement without disruption of hippocampus-dependent behavior
    Stewart J Jackson
    Centre for Cognitive and Neural Systems CCNS, School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Behav Brain Res 216:293-300. 2011
  7. ncbi Effects of hippocampal N-methyl-D-aspartate infusion on locomotor activity and prepulse inhibition: differences between the dorsal and ventral hippocampus
    Wei Ning Zhang
    Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schwerzenbach
    Behav Neurosci 116:72-84. 2002
  8. ncbi Functional aspects of dopamine metabolism in the putative prefrontal cortex analogue and striatum of pigeons (Columba livia)
    Tobias Bast
    Biopsychologie, Fakultat fur Psychologie, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, 44780 Bochum, Germany
    J Comp Neurol 446:58-67. 2002
  9. ncbi Significance of dopamine transmission in the rat medial prefrontal cortex for conditioned fear
    Marie A Pezze
    Laboratory of Behavioral Neurobiology, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich ETH, Switzerland
    Cereb Cortex 13:371-80. 2003

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Publications9

  1. ncbi Toward an integrative perspective on hippocampal function: from the rapid encoding of experience to adaptive behavior
    Tobias Bast
    Centre for Cognitive and Neural Systems CCNS, School of Biomedical Sciences, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
    Rev Neurosci 18:253-81. 2007
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  2. ncbi Hippocampal modulation of sensorimotor processes
    Tobias Bast
    Behavioral Neurobiology Laboratory, The Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schorenstrasse 16, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Prog Neurobiol 70:319-45. 2003
    ..Thus, the hippocampal modulation of these sensorimotor processes appears to reflect multiple operations, rather than one unitary operation...
  3. ncbi Distinct contributions of hippocampal NMDA and AMPA receptors to encoding and retrieval of one-trial place memory
    Tobias Bast
    Laboratory for Cognitive Neuroscience, Division of Neuroscience, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9JZ, United Kingdom
    J Neurosci 25:5845-56. 2005
    ..The contributions of hippocampal NMDA and AMPA receptors to one-trial allocentric place memory may be central to episodic memory and related episodic-like forms of memory in rats...
  4. ncbi Dorsal hippocampus and classical fear conditioning to tone and context in rats: effects of local NMDA-receptor blockade and stimulation
    Tobias Bast
    Behavioral Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Hippocampus 13:657-75. 2003
    ..The role of the dorsal hippocampus and local NMDA receptor-mediated processes in fear conditioning to tone and context is discussed in comparison with ventral hippocampal processes...
  5. pmc From rapid place learning to behavioral performance: a key role for the intermediate hippocampus
    Tobias Bast
    Centre for Cognitive and Neural Systems, School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    PLoS Biol 7:e1000089. 2009
    ....
  6. doi Manganese-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging (MEMRI) of rat brain after systemic administration of MnCl₂: hippocampal signal enhancement without disruption of hippocampus-dependent behavior
    Stewart J Jackson
    Centre for Cognitive and Neural Systems CCNS, School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Behav Brain Res 216:293-300. 2011
    ..Our results indicate that 200 μmol/kg MnCl₂ produces hippocampal MR signal enhancement without disrupting hippocampus-dependent behavior on a rapid place learning task, even though attention must be paid to peripheral side effects...
  7. ncbi Effects of hippocampal N-methyl-D-aspartate infusion on locomotor activity and prepulse inhibition: differences between the dorsal and ventral hippocampus
    Wei Ning Zhang
    Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schwerzenbach
    Behav Neurosci 116:72-84. 2002
    ..Hippocampal overactivity has been associated with schizophrenia. The findings suggest that overstimulation of the ventral hippocampal projections may contribute to behavioral outcomes related to psychotic symptoms...
  8. ncbi Functional aspects of dopamine metabolism in the putative prefrontal cortex analogue and striatum of pigeons (Columba livia)
    Tobias Bast
    Biopsychologie, Fakultat fur Psychologie, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, 44780 Bochum, Germany
    J Comp Neurol 446:58-67. 2002
    ..They may reflect weaker regulation of extracellular DA, favoring DAergic volume transmission, in associative than striatal forebrain regions...
  9. ncbi Significance of dopamine transmission in the rat medial prefrontal cortex for conditioned fear
    Marie A Pezze
    Laboratory of Behavioral Neurobiology, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich ETH, Switzerland
    Cereb Cortex 13:371-80. 2003
    ..The reduction of conditioned fear by prefrontal infusion of both cis-flupenthixol and D-amphetamine may reflect normal expression of conditioned fear requires an optimal level of mPFC dopamine activity...