JOHN H MAUNSELL

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The role of attention in visual processing
    John H R Maunsell
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Division of Neuroscience, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, S 603, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 357:1063-72. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Neuronal representations of cognitive state: reward or attention?
    John H R Maunsell
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Baylor College of Medicine, Division of Neuroscience, One Baylor Plaza, S 603, Houston, TX, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 8:261-5. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Attentional modulation of behavioral performance and neuronal responses in middle temporal and ventral intraparietal areas of macaque monkey
    Erik P Cook
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Division of Neuroscience, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Neurosci 22:1994-2004. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of spatial attention on contrast response functions in macaque area V4
    Tori Williford
    Department of Neuroscience, Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Baylor College, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Neurophysiol 96:40-54. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of task difficulty and target likelihood in area V4 of macaque monkeys
    C Elizabeth Boudreau
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Neurophysiol 96:2377-87. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Receptive fields in human visual cortex mapped with surface electrodes
    Daniel Yoshor
    Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cereb Cortex 17:2293-302. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Spatial attention and the latency of neuronal responses in macaque area V4
    Joonyeol Lee
    Department of Neuroscience, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Neurosci 27:9632-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Spatial attention does not strongly modulate neuronal responses in early human visual cortex
    Daniel Yoshor
    Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Neurosci 27:13205-9. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Local cortical function after uncomplicated subdural electrode implantation. Laboratory investigation
    Daniel Yoshor
    Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Neurosurg 108:139-44. 2008
  10. pmc Spatial summation can explain the attentional modulation of neuronal responses to multiple stimuli in area V4
    Geoffrey M Ghose
    Division of Neuroscience and Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Neurosci 28:5115-26. 2008

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Publications21

  1. pmc The role of attention in visual processing
    John H R Maunsell
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Division of Neuroscience, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, S 603, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 357:1063-72. 2002
    ..This indicates that a close relationship between neuronal and behavioural performance on a given task persists over changes in attentional state only within limited regions of visual cortex...
  2. ncbi request reprint Neuronal representations of cognitive state: reward or attention?
    John H R Maunsell
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Baylor College of Medicine, Division of Neuroscience, One Baylor Plaza, S 603, Houston, TX, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 8:261-5. 2004
    ..I describe how attention and reward expectations have been confounded, giving rise to uncertainty about how signals related to attention and reward are distributed in the brain...
  3. ncbi request reprint Attentional modulation of behavioral performance and neuronal responses in middle temporal and ventral intraparietal areas of macaque monkey
    Erik P Cook
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Division of Neuroscience, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Neurosci 22:1994-2004. 2002
    ..Where this relationship is preserved may indicate which cortical regions are most closely associated with the behavior in a given task...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of spatial attention on contrast response functions in macaque area V4
    Tori Williford
    Department of Neuroscience, Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Baylor College, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Neurophysiol 96:40-54. 2006
    ..The current results reopen the possibility that the effects of attention on stimulus-response functions are well described by a single proportional increase in a neuron's response to all stimuli...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of task difficulty and target likelihood in area V4 of macaque monkeys
    C Elizabeth Boudreau
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Neurophysiol 96:2377-87. 2006
    ..The results show that difficulty can modulate effects of spatial attention in V4; it can alter the distribution of sensory responses across the visual scene in ways that may depend on the subject's behavioral strategy...
  6. ncbi request reprint Receptive fields in human visual cortex mapped with surface electrodes
    Daniel Yoshor
    Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cereb Cortex 17:2293-302. 2007
    ..The spatial and temporal resolution of cortical surface recordings suggest that this technique is well suited to examine further issues in visual processing in humans...
  7. ncbi request reprint Spatial attention and the latency of neuronal responses in macaque area V4
    Joonyeol Lee
    Department of Neuroscience, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Neurosci 27:9632-7. 2007
    ..Thus, attention is distinct from contrast in the way it affects the relationship between neuronal response magnitude and latency...
  8. ncbi request reprint Spatial attention does not strongly modulate neuronal responses in early human visual cortex
    Daniel Yoshor
    Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Neurosci 27:13205-9. 2007
    ..This finding suggests that the neuronal activity that underlies visual attention in humans is similar to that found in other primates and that behavioral state may alter the linear relationship between neuronal activity and BOLD...
  9. doi request reprint Local cortical function after uncomplicated subdural electrode implantation. Laboratory investigation
    Daniel Yoshor
    Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Neurosurg 108:139-44. 2008
    ..The authors used psychophysical methods to measure the effect of uncomplicated electrode implantation on local cortical function...
  10. pmc Spatial summation can explain the attentional modulation of neuronal responses to multiple stimuli in area V4
    Geoffrey M Ghose
    Division of Neuroscience and Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Neurosci 28:5115-26. 2008
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  11. ncbi request reprint Feature-based attention in visual cortex
    John H R Maunsell
    HHMI and Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Neuroscience, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza S 603, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Trends Neurosci 29:317-22. 2006
    ..This review is part of the TINS special issue on The Neural Substrates of Cognition...
  12. pmc Electrical microstimulation thresholds for behavioral detection and saccades in monkey frontal eye fields
    Dona K Murphey
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Department of Neuroscience, Baylor College of Medicine, 1 Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:7315-20. 2008
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  13. ncbi request reprint Physiological correlates of perceptual learning in monkey V1 and V2
    Geoffrey M Ghose
    Division of Neuroscience and Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Neurophysiol 87:1867-88. 2002
    ..These data suggest that, even for training with stimuli suited to the selectivities found in early areas of visual cortex, behavioral improvements can occur in the absence of pronounced changes in the physiology of those areas...
  14. ncbi request reprint Dynamics of neuronal responses in macaque MT and VIP during motion detection
    Erik P Cook
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Division of Neuroscience, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Nat Neurosci 5:985-94. 2002
    ..In contrast to previous studies, we found that single neurons were not reliable detectors of the motion signal when constrained by realistic detection times...
  15. ncbi request reprint Attentional modulation in visual cortex depends on task timing
    Geoffrey M Ghose
    Division of Neuroscience and Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Nature 419:616-20. 2002
    ..Thus, we show that the attentional modulation of sensory neurons reflects a subject's anticipation of the timing of behaviourally relevant events...
  16. ncbi request reprint Anterior inferotemporal neurons of monkeys engaged in object recognition can be highly sensitive to object retinal position
    James J DiCarlo
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Division of Neuroscience, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Neurophysiol 89:3264-78. 2003
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  17. ncbi request reprint The effect of perceptual learning on neuronal responses in monkey visual area V4
    Tianming Yang
    Baylor College of Medicine and Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Neurosci 24:1617-26. 2004
    ..These results provide the first demonstration of perceptual learning modifying basic neuronal response properties at an intermediate level of visual cortex and give insights into the distribution of plasticity across adult visual cortex...
  18. ncbi request reprint Attentional modulation of motion integration of individual neurons in the middle temporal visual area
    Erik P Cook
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Division of Neuroscience, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Neurosci 24:7964-77. 2004
    ..Thus, for MT neurons described by a linear transfer function, attention produced a multiplicative scaling of the temporal integration window...
  19. ncbi request reprint Using neuronal latency to determine sensory-motor processing pathways in reaction time tasks
    James J DiCarlo
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Division of Neuroscience, Balyor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Neurophysiol 93:2974-86. 2005
    ..These results suggest that this technique is a valuable tool for exploring the functional organization of neuronal circuits that underlie specific behaviors...
  20. pmc Behavioral detection of electrical microstimulation in different cortical visual areas
    Dona K Murphey
    Department of Neuroscience, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Curr Biol 17:862-7. 2007
    ..These results suggest that neuronal signals of similar magnitude evoked in any part of visual cortex can generate percepts...
  21. ncbi request reprint Motion processing in macaque V4
    Vincent P Ferrera
    Nat Neurosci 8:1125; author reply 1125. 2005