T M Preuss

Summary

Affiliation: University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Taking the measure of diversity: comparative alternatives to the model-animal paradigm in cortical neuroscience
    T M Preuss
    Institute of Cognitive Science, Cognitive Evolution Group, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, New Iberia, LA 70560, USA
    Brain Behav Evol 55:287-99. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Human-specific organization of primary visual cortex: alternating compartments of dense Cat-301 and calbindin immunoreactivity in layer 4A
    Todd M Preuss
    University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Cognitive Evolution Group, New Iberia, LA 70560, USA
    Cereb Cortex 12:671-91. 2002
  3. pmc Distinctive compartmental organization of human primary visual cortex
    T M Preuss
    Institute of Cognitive Science, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, 4401 West Admiral Doyle Drive, New Iberia, LA 70560, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 96:11601-6. 1999
  4. doi request reprint The evolution of the arcuate fasciculus revealed with comparative DTI
    James K Rilling
    Department of Anthropology, Emory University, 207 Anthropology Building, 1557 Dickey Drive, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Nat Neurosci 11:426-8. 2008
  5. pmc Global analysis of alternative splicing differences between humans and chimpanzees
    John A Calarco
    Banting and Best Department of Medical Research, University of Toronto, Terrence Donnelly Center for Cellular and Biomolecular Research, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3E1, Canada
    Genes Dev 21:2963-75. 2007
  6. pmc A comparison of resting-state brain activity in humans and chimpanzees
    James K Rilling
    Department of Anthropology, Center for Behavioral Neuroscience, Division of Psychobiology, Yerkes National Primate Research Center, Emory University School of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:17146-51. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Increased cortical expression of two synaptogenic thrombospondins in human brain evolution
    Mario Cáceres
    Division of Neuroscience and Center for Behavioral Neuroscience, Yerkes National Primate Research Center, Emory University, 954 Gatewood Road, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Cereb Cortex 17:2312-21. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Scaling of inhibitory interneurons in areas v1 and v2 of anthropoid primates as revealed by calcium-binding protein immunohistochemistry
    Chet C Sherwood
    Department of Anthropology, The George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    Brain Behav Evol 69:176-95. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Ipsilateral cortical connections of dorsal and ventral premotor areas in New World owl monkeys
    Iwona Stepniewska
    Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37203, USA
    J Comp Neurol 495:691-708. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Neurochemical organization of chimpanzee inferior pulvinar complex
    Monique G Cola
    Department of Structural and Cellular Biology, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    J Comp Neurol 484:299-312. 2005

Collaborators

  • William D Hopkins
  • Chet C Sherwood
  • J Kaas
  • Arcadi Navarro
  • L A Parr
  • P R Hof
  • John Votaw
  • J K Rilling
  • M A Raghanti
  • Mario Cáceres
  • Rebecca F Rosen
  • John A Calarco
  • Iwona Stepniewska
  • Daniel H Geschwind
  • James W Thomas
  • Monique G Cola
  • Tomas Marques-Bonet
  • Aaron S Farberg
  • Patrick M Long
  • Lary C Walker
  • Jean Francois Pare
  • Timothy Q Duong
  • Jeremy Davis-Turak
  • Marla Gearing
  • Daniel C Anderson
  • Giovanni Coppola
  • Jeromy Dooyema
  • Xinshu Xiao
  • Joseph P Calarco
  • Marcelia Maddox
  • Benjamin J Blencowe
  • Yi Xing
  • Carolyn Suwyn
  • Qun Pan
  • Christopher Lee
  • Ben Seltzer
  • Catherine G Cusick
  • Jaume Bertranpetit
  • Joel Lachuer
  • Carrolee Barlow
  • Lili Kudo
  • David J Lockhart
  • Matthew A Zapala
  • John C Redmond

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Taking the measure of diversity: comparative alternatives to the model-animal paradigm in cortical neuroscience
    T M Preuss
    Institute of Cognitive Science, Cognitive Evolution Group, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, New Iberia, LA 70560, USA
    Brain Behav Evol 55:287-99. 2000
    ..Finally, freed from the doctrine of basic uniformity, neuroscientists can pursue the study of human cortical specializations, and so advance our understanding of what distinguishes humans as a biological species...
  2. ncbi request reprint Human-specific organization of primary visual cortex: alternating compartments of dense Cat-301 and calbindin immunoreactivity in layer 4A
    Todd M Preuss
    University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Cognitive Evolution Group, New Iberia, LA 70560, USA
    Cereb Cortex 12:671-91. 2002
    ..The calbindin-rich compartments in human layer 4A cannot be related to a particular geniculostriate pathway on neurochemical grounds; they may constitute an interneuronal population that increased in human evolution...
  3. pmc Distinctive compartmental organization of human primary visual cortex
    T M Preuss
    Institute of Cognitive Science, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, 4401 West Admiral Doyle Drive, New Iberia, LA 70560, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 96:11601-6. 1999
    ..This is the first demonstration of a difference in the cortical architecture of humans and apes, the animals most closely related to humans...
  4. doi request reprint The evolution of the arcuate fasciculus revealed with comparative DTI
    James K Rilling
    Department of Anthropology, Emory University, 207 Anthropology Building, 1557 Dickey Drive, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Nat Neurosci 11:426-8. 2008
    ..This human specialization may be relevant to the evolution of language...
  5. pmc Global analysis of alternative splicing differences between humans and chimpanzees
    John A Calarco
    Banting and Best Department of Medical Research, University of Toronto, Terrence Donnelly Center for Cellular and Biomolecular Research, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3E1, Canada
    Genes Dev 21:2963-75. 2007
    ..The results of this study thus support an important role for alternative splicing in establishing differences between humans and chimpanzees...
  6. pmc A comparison of resting-state brain activity in humans and chimpanzees
    James K Rilling
    Department of Anthropology, Center for Behavioral Neuroscience, Division of Psychobiology, Yerkes National Primate Research Center, Emory University School of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:17146-51. 2007
    ..Our results raise the possibility that the resting state of chimpanzees involves emotionally laden episodic memory retrieval and some level of mental self-projection, albeit in the absence of language and conceptual processing...
  7. ncbi request reprint Increased cortical expression of two synaptogenic thrombospondins in human brain evolution
    Mario Cáceres
    Division of Neuroscience and Center for Behavioral Neuroscience, Yerkes National Primate Research Center, Emory University, 954 Gatewood Road, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Cereb Cortex 17:2312-21. 2007
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  8. ncbi request reprint Scaling of inhibitory interneurons in areas v1 and v2 of anthropoid primates as revealed by calcium-binding protein immunohistochemistry
    Chet C Sherwood
    Department of Anthropology, The George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    Brain Behav Evol 69:176-95. 2007
    ..Furthermore, these results show that phylogenetic variation exists in the microcircuitry of visual cortex that could have general implications for sensory processing...
  9. ncbi request reprint Ipsilateral cortical connections of dorsal and ventral premotor areas in New World owl monkeys
    Iwona Stepniewska
    Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37203, USA
    J Comp Neurol 495:691-708. 2006
    ..Comparisons of PMD and PMV connectivity with the cortex of the lateral sulcus and posterior parietal cortex of owl monkeys, galagos, and macaques help identify areas that could be homologous...
  10. ncbi request reprint Neurochemical organization of chimpanzee inferior pulvinar complex
    Monique G Cola
    Department of Structural and Cellular Biology, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    J Comp Neurol 484:299-312. 2005
    ..This investigation provides a foundation for more detailed studies of the thalamic relationships of extrastriate cortex in apes and humans...
  11. ncbi request reprint Human brain evolution: insights from microarrays
    Todd M Preuss
    Division of Neuroscience and Center for Behavioral Neuroscience, Yerkes National Primate Research Center, Emory University, 954 Gatewood Road, Atlanta, Georgia 30329, USA
    Nat Rev Genet 5:850-60. 2004
    ..These results show how genetic and genomic methods can shed light on the basis of human neural and cognitive specializations, and have important implications for neuroscience, anthropology and medicine...
  12. ncbi request reprint Chromosomal rearrangements and the genomic distribution of gene-expression divergence in humans and chimpanzees
    Tomas Marques-Bonet
    Departament de Ciencies Experimentals i de la Salut, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Doctor Aiguader, 80 08003 Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Trends Genet 20:524-9. 2004
    ..In addition, our results are consistent with a role for some rearrangements in the original speciation events that separated the human and chimpanzee lineages...
  13. pmc Elevated gene expression levels distinguish human from non-human primate brains
    Mario Cáceres
    Laboratory of Genetics, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, 10010 North Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:13030-5. 2003
    ..The increased expression of these genes could provide the basis for extensive modifications of cerebral physiology and function in humans and suggests that the human brain is characterized by elevated levels of neuronal activity...
  14. pmc Tauopathy with paired helical filaments in an aged chimpanzee
    Rebecca F Rosen
    Yerkes National Primate Research Center, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30329, USA
    J Comp Neurol 509:259-70. 2008
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