Lawrence Katz

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Synaptic activity and the construction of cortical circuits
    L C Katz
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute and the Department of Neurobiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Science 274:1133-8. 1996
  2. ncbi request reprint Development of cortical circuits: lessons from ocular dominance columns
    Lawrence C Katz
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Department of Neurobiology, Box 3209, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Nat Rev Neurosci 3:34-42. 2002

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. ncbi request reprint Synaptic activity and the construction of cortical circuits
    L C Katz
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute and the Department of Neurobiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Science 274:1133-8. 1996
    ..The sequential combination of spontaneously generated and experience-dependent neural activity endows the brain with an ongoing ability to accommodate to dynamically changing inputs during development and throughout life...
  2. ncbi request reprint Development of cortical circuits: lessons from ocular dominance columns
    Lawrence C Katz
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Department of Neurobiology, Box 3209, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Nat Rev Neurosci 3:34-42. 2002
    ..These observations indicate that the initial establishment of cortical functional architecture, and its subsequent plasticity during the critical period, are distinct developmental phases that might reflect distinct mechanisms...

Research Grants14

  1. DEVELOPMENT OF INTRINSIC CIRCUITRY IN VISUAL CORTEX
    Lawrence Katz; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  2. DEVELOPMENT OF INTRINSIC CIRCUITRY IN CAT VISUAL CORTEX
    Lawrence Katz; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..These investigations may bring to light previously unobservable consequences of these alterations in visual input, and suggest new therapies for treating or preventing cortical deficits...
  3. DEVELOPMENT OF INTRINSIC CIRCUITRY IN CAT VISUAL CORTEX
    Lawrence Katz; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Finally, uncovering activity-independent cues involved in circuitry formation may lead to the discovery of novel factors critical to normal brain differentiation...
  4. Dendritic Remodeling in the Olfactory Bulb
    Lawrence Katz; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....