Laboratory of Neurophysics and Physiology
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  • Farar V, Mohr F, Legrand M, Lamotte d’Incamps B, Cendelin J, Leroy J, Abitbol M, Bernard V, Baud F, Fournet V, Houze P, Klein J, Plaud B, Tuma J, Zimmermann M, Ascher P, Hrabovska A, Myslivecek J, Krejci E. (2012) Near complete adaptation of the PRiMA knockout to the lack of central acetylcholinesterase. J. Neurochem. 122(5):1065-1080
  • Lamotte d’Incamps, B, Krejci, E and Ascher P (2012) Mechanisms shaping the slow nicotinic synaptic current at the motoneuron-Renshaw cell synapse. J. Neurosci. 32(24):8413-23
  • Hansel D, Mato G, Short term plasticity explains irregular persistent activity in working memory tasks, J. Neurosci., accepted
  • Mongillo G, Hansel D, van Vreeswijk CA, Spatio-temporal irregularity and multi-stability in recurrent networks with non-linear synaptic transmission, Physical Review Letters, 108: 158101.
  • Hansel D, van Vreeswijk C., The mechanism of orientation selectivity in primary visual cortex without a functional map. J Neurosci. 2012 Mar 21;32(12):4049-64.
  • Cortes N, van Vreeswijk C. The Role of Pulvinar in the transmission of information in the Visual Hierarchy, Front Comput Neurosci 2012;6:29 People not working in the unit at the time of publication
  • Leblois A, Perkel DJ, Striatal dopamine modulates song spectral but not temporal features through D1 receptors. Eur J Neurosci. 2012 35:1771-81.
  • Constraining upper limb synergies of hemiparetic patients using a robotic exoskeleton in the perspective of neuro-rehabilitation., Crocher V, Sahbani A, Robertson J, Roby-Brami A, Morel G., IEEE Trans Neural Syst Rehabil Eng. 2012;20(3):247-57
  • Affected and unaffected quantitative aspects of grip force control in hemiparetic patients after stroke., Lindberg PG, Roche N, Robertson J, Roby-Brami A, Bussel B, Maier MA., Brain Res. 2012 3;1452:96-107.
  • Influence of the side of brain damage on postural upper-limb control including the scapula in stroke patients. Robertson JV, Roche N, Roby-Brami A., Exp Brain Res. 2012;218(1):141-55.
  • Modified 3D scapular kinematic patterns for activities of daily living in painful shoulders with restricted mobility: a comparison with contralateral unaffected shoulders., Roren A, Lefevre-Colau MM, Roby-Brami A, Revel M, Fermanian J, Gautheron V, Poiraudeau S, Fayad F., J Biomech. 2012; 45(7):1305-11.
  • A neuropsychological perspective on the link between language and praxis in modern humans., Roby-Brami A, Hermsdörfer J, Roy AC, Jacobs S., Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2012;367(1585):144-60. Review.
  • People post-stroke perceive movement fluency in virtual reality., van Dokkum L, Mottet D, Bonnin-Koang HY, Metrot J, Roby-Brami A, Hauret I, Laffont I., Exp Brain Res. 2012;218(1):1-8.


  • Roxin A, Brunel N, Hansel D, Mongillo G, van Vreeswijk C. On the distribution of firing rates in networks of cortical neurons. J Neurosci. 2011 31:16217-26.
  • Rakotomamonjy J, Levenes C, Baulieu EE, Schumacher M, Ghoumari AM.Novel protective effect of mifepristone on detrimental GABAA receptor activity to immature Purkinje neurons. FASEB J. 2011 25:3999-4010.
  • Itskov V, Hansel D, Tsodyks M., Short-Term Facilitation may Stabilize Parametric Working Memory Trace. Front Comput Neurosci. 2011;5:40
  • Reese R, Leblois A, Steigerwald F, Pötter-Nerger M, Herzog J, Mehdorn HM, Deuschl G, Meissner WG, Volkmann J.,Subthalamic deep brain stimulation increases pallidal firing rate and regularity. Exp Neurol. 2011 229:517-21.
  • Capaday C, van Vreeswijk CA, Ethier C, Ferkinghoff-Borg J, Weber D., Neural mechanism of activity spread in the cat motor cortex and its relation to the intrinsic connectivity. J Physiol. 2011 589:2515-28.
  • Persi E, Hansel D, Nowak L, Barone P, van Vreeswijk C., Power-law input-output transfer functions explain the contrast-response and tuning properties of neurons in visual cortex. PLoS Comput Biol. 2011 7:e1001078.
  • Battaglia D, Hansel D. Synchronous chaos and broad band gamma rhythm in a minimal multilayer model of primary visual cortex, PLoS Comput Biol. 2011 Oct;7(10):e1002176. Epub 2011 Oct 6.
  • Iglesias C, Meunier C, Manuel M, Timofeeva Y, Delestrée N, Zytnicki D. (2011) Mixed mode oscillations in mouse spinal motoneurons arise from a low excitability state. J. Neurosci. 31(15):5829–5840.
  • Manuel M, Zytnicki D. (2011) Alpha, beta and gamma motoneurons: functional diversity in the motor system’s final pathway. J. Int. Neurosci. 10(3):243–276.
  • Perceptual weight judgments when viewing one’s own and others’ movements under minimalist conditions of visual presentation. Auvray M, Hoellinger T, Hanneton S, Roby-Brami A., Perception. 2011;40(9):1081-103.
  • Direct kinematic modeling of the upper limb during trunk-assisted reaching., Hanneton S, Dedobbeler S, Hoellinger T, Roby-Brami A., J Appl Biomech. 2011. 27(3):272-7.
  • Tool use kinematics across different modes of execution. Implications for action representation and apraxia., Hermsdörfer J, Li Y, Randerath J, Roby-Brami A, Goldenberg G., Cortex. 2011 Nov 19. [Epub ahead of print]
  • The trunk as a part of the kinematic chain for reaching movements in healthy subjects and hemiparetic patients., Robertson JV, Roby-Brami A., Brain Res. 2011;1382:137-46.
  • Liao W, Ding J, Marinazzo D, Pan Z, Zhang Z, Lu G, Chen H.
    Small-world Directed Networks in the Human Brain: Multivariate Granger Causality Analysis of Resting State fMRI.
    NeuroImage 2011;54:2683-2694. [abstract]
  • Hamaguchi K, Riehle A, Brunel N.
    Estimating network parameters from combined dynamics of firing rate and irregularity of single neurons.
    J Neurophysiol. 2011 Jan;105(1):487-500. Epub 2010 Aug 18. [abstract]


  • A methodology to quantify alterations in human upper limb movement during co-manipulation with an exoskeleton., Jarrassé N, Tagliabue M, Robertson JV, Maiza A, Crocher V, Roby-Brami A, Morel G., IEEE Trans Neural Syst Rehabil Eng. 2010;18(4):389-97.
  • Marinazzo D, Liao W, Chen H, Stramaglia S.
    Nonlinear connectivity by Granger causality.
    NeuroImage 2010, in press. [abstract]
  • Piochon C, Levenes C, Ohtsuki G, Hansel C.
    Purkinje cell NMDA receptors assume a key role in synaptic gain control in the mature cerebellum.
    J Neurosci. 2010 Nov 10;30(45):15330-5. [abstract]
  • Graupner M, Brunel N.
    Mechanisms of induction and maintenance of spike-timing dependent plasticity in biophysical synapse models.
    Front Comput Neurosci. 2010 Sep 17;4. pii: 136. [abstract]
  • Marinazzo D, Liao W, Pellicoro M, Stramaglia S.
    Grouping time series by pairwise measures of redundancy.
    Physics Letters 2010 August;374, 4040-4044. [abstract]
  • Leblois A, Reese R, Labarre D, Boraud T, Hamann M, Richter A, Meissner W.
    Deep brain stimulation changes basal ganglia output nuclei firing pattern in the dystonic hamster.
    Neurobiol Dis. 2010 May;38:288-298. [abstract]
  • Leblois A, Wendel BJ, Perkel DJ.
    Striatal Dopamine Modulates Basal Ganglia Output and Regulates Social Context-Dependent Behavioral Variability through D1 Receptors.
    J Neurosci. 2010 April 21;30(16):5730-5743. [abstract]
  • Bensmail D, Robertson JV, Fermanian C, Roby-Brami A.
    Botulinum toxin to treat upper-limb spasticity in hemiparetic patients: analysis of function and kinematics of reaching movements.
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2010 Mar;24(3):273-81. Epub 2010 Jan 12. [abstract]
  • Panzeri S, Brunel N, Logothetis NK, Kayser C.
    Sensory neural codes using multiplexed temporal scales.
    Trends Neurosci. 2010 Mar;33(3):111-20. Epub 2010 Jan 4. [abstract]
  • Hanneton S, Auvray M, Durette B.
    The Vibe: a versatile vision-to-audition sensory substitution device
    Applied Bionics and Biomechanics, 2010;7: 4, 269 — 276. [abstract]
  • Angelini L, De Tommaso M, Marinazzo D, Nitti L, Pellicoro M, Stramaglia S.
    Redundant variables and Granger causality.
    Physical Review 2010 Feb; 81, 037201. [abstract]
  • Angelini L, De Tommaso M, Marinazzo D, Nitti L, Pellicoro M, Stramaglia S.
    Redundant variables and Granger causality.
    Physical Review 2010 Feb; 81, 037201. [abstract]
  • Robertson, J.V.G., Jarrassé, N. Roby-Brami, A.
    Rehabilitation robots: a compliment to virtual reality.
    Rehabilitation: contribution of Virtual Reality, ed F. Lestienne.Presses Universitaires de Caen,. Schedae Fascicule 2010;1:77-93. . [abstract]


  • Mazzoni A, Whittingstall K, Brunel N, Logothetis NK, Panzeri S.
    Understanding the relationships between spike rate and delta/gamma frequency bands of LFPs and EEGs using a local cortical network model.
    Neuroimage. 2009 Dec 21. [Epub ahead of print] [abstract]
  • Robertson JV, Hoellinger T, Lindberg P, Bensmail D, Hanneton S, Roby-Brami A.
    Effect of auditory feedback differs according to side of hemiparesis: a comparative pilot study.
    J Neuroeng Rehabil. 2009 Dec 17;6:45. [abstract]
  • Leblois A, Bodor AL, Person AL, Perkel DJ.
    Millisecond Timescale Disinhibition Mediates Fast Information Transmission through an Avian Basal Ganglia Loop.
    J. Neurosci. 2009 Dec 9;29(49):15420-15433. [abstract]
  • Hu H, Vervaeke K, Graham LJ, Storm JF.
    Complementary theta resonance filtering by two spatially segregated mechanisms in CA1 hippocampal pyramidal neurons.
    J Neurosci. 2009 Nov 18;29(46):14472-83. [abstract]
  • Liao W, Marinazzo D, Pan Z, Gong Q, Chen H.
    Kernel Granger causality mapping effective connectivity on FMRI data.
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging. 2009 Nov;28(11):1825-35. Epub 2009 Aug 25. [abstract]
  • Manuel M, Iglesias C, Donnet M, Leroy F, Heckman CJ, Zytnicki D.
    Fast kinetics, high-frequency oscillations, and subprimary firing range in adult mouse spinal motoneurons.
    J Neurosci. 2009 Sep 9;29(36):11246-56. [abstract]
  • Rossignol J, Boyer C, Thinard R, Remy S, Dugast AS, Dubayle D, Dey ND, Boeffard F, Delecrin J, Heymann D, Vanhove B, Anegon I, Naveilhan P, Dunbar GL, Lescaudron L.
    Mesenchymal stem cells induce a weak immune response in the rat striatum after allo or xenotransplantation.
    J Cell Mol Med. 2009 Aug;13(8B):2547-58. [abstract]
  • Ostojic S, Brunel N, Hakim V.
    How connectivity, background activity, and synaptic properties shape the cross-correlation between spike trains.
    J Neurosci. 2009 Aug 19;29(33):10234-53. [abstract]
  • Capaday C, Ethier C, Brizzi L, Sik A, Van Vreeswijk C, Gingras D.
    On the Nature of the Intrinsic Connectivity of the Cat Motor Cortex: evidence for a recurrent neural network topology.
    J Neurophysiol. 2009 Jul 22. [Epub ahead of print] [abstract]
  • Ozer M, Uzuntarla M, Perc M, Graham LJ.
    Spike latency and jitter of neuronal membrane patches with stochastic Hodgkin-Huxley channels.
    J Theor Biol. 2009 Jul 15. [Epub ahead of print] [abstract]
  • Beghdadi W, Porcherie A, Schneider BS, Morisset S, Dubayle D, Peronet R, Dy M, Louis J, Arrang JM, Mécheri S.
    Histamine H(3) receptor-mediated signaling protects mice from cerebral malaria.
    PLoS One. 2009 Jun 23;4(6):e6004. [abstract]
  • Beghdadi W, Porcherie A, Schneider BS, Dubayle D, Peronet R, Huerre M, Watanabe T, Ohtsu H, Louis J, Mécheri S.
    [Role of histamine and histamine receptors in the pathogenesis of malaria]
    Med Sci (Paris). 2009 Apr;25(4):377-81. Review. French. [abstract]
  • Fayad F, Lefevre-Colau MM, Gautheron V, Macé Y, Fermanian J, Mayoux-Benhamou A, Roren A, Rannou F, Roby-Brami A, Revel M, Poiraudeau S.
    Reliability, validity and responsiveness of the French version of the questionnaire Quick Disability of the Arm, Shoulder and Hand in shoulder disorders.
    Man Ther. 2009 Apr;14(2):206-12. Epub 2008 Apr 23. [abstract]
  • Jacobs S, Bussel B, Combeaud M, Roby-Brami A. The use of a tool requires its incorporation into the movement: Evidence from stick-pointing in apraxia.
    Cortex. 2009 Apr;45(4):444-55. Epub 2008 Feb 10. [abstract]
  • Zillmer R, Brunel N, Hansel D.
    Very long transients, irregular firing, and chaotic dynamics in networks of randomly connected inhibitory integrate-and-fire neurons.
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys. 2009 Mar;79(3 Pt 1):031909. Epub 2009 Mar 18. [abstract
  • Dugué GP, Brunel N, Hakim V, Schwartz E, Chat M, Lévesque M, Courtemanche R, Léna C, Dieudonné S.
    Electrical coupling mediates tunable low-frequency oscillations and resonance in the cerebellar Golgi cell network.
    Neuron. 2009 Jan 15;61(1):126-39. [abstract]


  • Lamotte d’Incamps B, Ascher P.
    Four excitatory postsynaptic ionotropic receptors coactivated at the motoneuron-Renshaw cell synapse.
    J Neurosci. 2008 Dec 24;28(52):14121-31. [abstract]
  • Mazzoni A, Panzeri S, Logothetis NK, Brunel N.
    Encoding of naturalistic stimuli by local field potential spectra in networks of excitatory and inhibitory neurons.
    PLoS Comput Biol. 2008 Dec;4(12):e1000239. Epub 2008 Dec 12. [abstract]
  • Ostojic S, Brunel N, Hakim V.
    Synchronization properties of networks of electrically coupled neurons in the presence of noise and heterogeneities.
    J Comput Neurosci. 2008 Nov 26. [Epub ahead of print] [abstract]
  • Brunel N, Lavigne F.
    Semantic Priming in a Cortical Network Model.
    J Cogn Neurosci. 2008 Nov 18. [Epub ahead of print] [abstract]
  • Jarrasse, N, Robertson, J, Garrec, P, Paik, J.; Pasqui, V, Perrot, Y, Roby-Brami, A, Wang, D, Morel, G.
    Design and acceptability assessment of a new reversible orthosis.
    2008 IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems. (IROS 2008) to be held in Nice, France, 2008 Sept;22-26. [abstract]
  • Barbieri F, Brunel N.
    Can attractor network models account for the statistics of firing during persistent activity in prefrontal cortex?
    Front Neurosci. 2008 Jul;2(1):114-22. Epub 2008 Jul 14. [abstract]
  • Roxin A, Hakim V, Brunel N.
    The statistics of repeating patterns of cortical activity can be reproduced by a model network of stochastic binary neurons.
    J Neurosci. 2008 Oct 15;28(42):10734-45. Erratum in: J Neurosci. 2008 Oct 29;28(44):following 11431.. [abstract]
  • Fayad F, Lefevre-Colau MM, Macé Y, Gautheron V, Fermanian J, Roren A, Roby-Brami A, Revel M, Poiraudeau S.
    Responsiveness of the French version of the Disability of the Arm, Shoulder and Hand questionnaire (F-DASH) in patients with orthopaedic and medical shoulder disorders.
    Joint Bone Spine. 2008 Oct;75(5):579-84. Epub 2008 May 16. [abstract]
  • Meunier C, d’Incamps BL.
    Extending Cable Theory to Heterogeneous Dendrites.
    Neural Comput. 2008 Jul;20(7):1732-75. [abstract]
  • de Solages C, Szapiro G, Brunel N, Hakim V, Isope P, Buisseret P, Rousseau C, Barbour B, Léna C.
    High-frequency organization and synchrony of activity in the purkinje cell layer of the cerebellum.
    Neuron. 2008 Jun 12;58(5):775-88. [abstract]
  • Fayad F, Roby-Brami A, Gautheron V, Lefevre-Colau MM, Hanneton S, Fermanian J, Poiraudeau S, Revel M.
    Relationship of glenohumeral elevation and 3-dimensional scapular kinematics with disability in patients with shoulder disorders.
    J Rehabil Med. 2008 Jun;40(6):456-60. [abstract]
  • Brunel N, Hakim V.
    Sparsely synchronized neuronal oscillations.
    Chaos. 2008 Mar;18(1):015113. [abstract]
  • Fayad F, Lefevre-Colau MM, Macé Y, Fermanian J, Mayoux-Benhamou A, Roren A, Rannou F, Roby-Brami A, Gautheron V, Revel M, Poiraudeau S.
    Validation of the French version of the Disability of the Arm, Shoulder and Hand questionnaire (F-DASH).
    Joint Bone Spine. 2008 Mar;75(2):195-200. Epub 2007 Aug 30. [abstract]
  • Beghdadi W, Porcherie A, Schneider BS, Dubayle D, Peronet R, Huerre M, Watanabe T, Ohtsu H, Louis J, Mécheri S.
    Inhibition of histamine-mediated signaling confers significant protection against severe malaria in mouse models of disease.
    J Exp Med. 2008 Feb 18;205(2):395-408. Epub 2008 Jan 28. [abstract]
  • Fayad F, Hanneton S, Lefevre-Colau MM, Poiraudeau S, Revel M, Roby-Brami A.
    The trunk as a part of the kinematic chain for arm elevation in healthy subjects and in patients with frozen shoulder.
    Brain Res. 2008 Jan 29;1191C:107-115. Epub 2007 Dec 4. [abstract]
  • Chizhov AV, Graham LJ.
    Efficient evaluation of neuron populations receiving colored-noise current based on a refractory density method.
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys. 2008 Jan;77(1 Pt 1):011910. Epub 2008 Jan 17. [abstract]
  • Fayad F, Roby-Brami A, Yazbeck C, Hanneton S, Lefevre-Colau MM, Gautheron V, Poiraudeau S, Revel M.
    Three-dimensional scapular kinematics and scapulohumeral rhythm in patients with glenohumeral osteoarthritis or frozen shoulder.
    J Biomech. 2008;41(2):326-32. Epub 2007 Oct 18. [abstract]
  • Brunel N.
    Daniel Amit (1938-2007).
    Network. 2008;19(1):3-8. No abstract available. [abstract]


  • Battaglia D, Brunel N, Hansel D.
    Temporal decorrelation of collective oscillations in neural networks with local inhibition and long-range excitation.
    Phys Rev Lett. 2007 Dec 7;99(23):238106. Epub 2007 Dec 7. [abstract]
  • Barbour B, Brunel N, Hakim V, Nadal JP.
    What can we learn from synaptic weight distributions?
    Trends Neurosci. 2007 Dec;30(12):622-9. Epub 2007 Nov 5. Review. [abstract]
  • Brunel N, van Rossum MC.
    Lapicque’s 1907 paper: from frogs to integrate-and-fire.
    Biol Cybern. 2007 Dec;97(5-6):337-9. Epub 2007 Oct 30. [abstract]
  • Graupner M, Brunel N.
    STDP in a bistable synapse model based on CaMKII and associated signaling pathways.
    PLoS Comput Biol. 2007 Nov;3(11):e221. Epub 2007 Sep 26. [abstract]
  • Manuel M, Meunier C, Donnet M, Zytnicki D.
    Resonant or not, two amplification modes of proprioceptive inputs by persistent inward currents in spinal motoneurons.
    J Neurosci. 2007 Nov 21;27(47):12977-88. [abstract]
  • Dubayle D, Serviere J, Menetrey D.
    The effects of viscero-somatic interactions on thalamic mast cell recruitment in cystitic rats.
    J Neuroimmunol. 2007 Oct;190(1-2):18-27. Epub 2007 Aug 23. [abstract]
  • Leblois A, Meissner W, Bioulac B, Gross CE, Hansel D, Boraud T.
    Late emergence of synchronized oscillatory activity in the pallidum during progressive parkinsonism.
    Eur J Neurosci. 2007 Sep;26(6):1701-1713. [abstract]
  • Ozer M, Graham LJ, Erkaymaz O, Uzuntarla M.
    Impact of synaptic noise and conductance state on spontaneous cortical firing.
    Neuroreport. 2007 Aug 27;18(13):1371-4. [abstract]
  • Golomb D, Donner K, Shacham L, Shlosberg D, Amitai Y, Hansel D.
    Mechanisms of firing patterns in fast-spiking cortical interneurons.
    PLoS Comput Biol. 2007 Aug 10;3(8):e156. Epub 2007 Jun 20. [abstract]
  • Laffont I, Hoffmann G, Dizien O, Revol M, Roby-Brami A.
    How do C6/C7 tetraplegic patients grasp balls of different sizes and weights? Impact of surgical musculo-tendinous transfers.
    Spinal Cord. 2007 Jul;45(7):502-12. Epub 2007 Feb 27. [abstract]
  • Baldassi C, Braunstein A, Brunel N, Zecchina R.
    Efficient supervised learning in networks with binary synapses.
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2007 Jun 26;104(26):11079-84. Epub 2007 Jun 20. [abstract]
  • Buiatti M, Papo D, Baudonniere PM, van Vreeswijk C.
    Feedback modulates the temporal scale-free dynamics of brain electrical activity in a hypothesis testing task.
    Neuroscience. 2007 May 25;146(3):1400-12. Epub 2007 Apr 5. [abstract]
  • Graham LJ, Del Abajo R, Gener T, Fernandez E.
    A method of combined single-cell electrophysiology and electroporation.
    J Neurosci Methods. 2007 Feb 15;160(1):69-74. Epub 2006 Oct 17. [abstract]
  • Chizhov AV, Graham LJ.
    Population model of hippocampal pyramidal neurons, linking a refractory density approach to conductance-based neurons.
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys. 2007 Jan;75(1 Pt 1):011924. Epub 2007 Jan 26. [abstract]
  • Bories C, Amendola J, Lamotte d’Incamps B, Durand J.
    Early electrophysiological abnormalities in lumbar motoneurons in a transgenic mouse model of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
    Eur J Neurosci. 2007 Jan;25(2):451-9. [abstract]
  • Auvray M, Hanneton S, O’Regan JK.
    Learning to perceive with a visuo-auditory substitution system: localisation and object recognition with ’the vOICe’.
    Perception. 2007;36(3):416-30. [abstract]
  • Pfeuty B, Golomb D, Mato G, Hansel D.
    Inhibition potentiates the synchronizing action of electrical synapses.
    Front Comput Neurosci. 2007;1:8. Epub 2007 Nov 2. [abstract]
  • Barbieri F, Brunel N.
    Irregular persistent activity induced by synaptic excitatory feedback.
    Front Comput Neurosci. 2007;1:5. Epub 2007 Nov 2. [abstract]
  • Robertson, J., Jarrassé, N.Pasqui, V. Roby-Brami, A.
    De l’utilisation des robots pour la rééducation : Intérêt et perspectives.
    Lettre de médecine physique et de réadaptation, 2007;23:139-147. [abstract]


  • Manuel M, Meunier C, Donnet M, Zytnicki D.
    The afterhyperpolarisation conductance exerts the same control over the gain and variability of motoneurone firing in anaesthetised cats.
    J Physiol. 2006 Nov 1;576(Pt 3):873-86. Epub 2006 Aug 24. [abstract]
  • Ugolini G, Klam F, Doldan Dans M, Dubayle D, Brandi AM, Buttner-Ennever J, Graf W.
    Horizontal eye movement networks in primates as revealed by retrograde transneuronal transfer of rabies virus: Differences in monosynaptic input to "slow" and "fast" abducens motoneurons.
    J Comp Neurol. 2006 Oct 20;498(6):762-85. [abstract]
  • Capaday C, van Vreeswijk C.
    Direct control of firing rate gain by dendritic shunting inhibition.
    J Integr Neurosci. 2006 Jun;5(2):199-222. [abstract]
  • Fayad F, Hoffmann G, Hanneton S, Yazbeck C, Lefevre-Colau MM, Poiraudeau S, Revel M, Roby-Brami A.
    3-D scapular kinematics during arm elevation: Effect of motion velocity.
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon). 2006 Jun 13; [Epub ahead of print] [abstract]
  • Brunel N, Hansel D.
    How noise affects the synchronization properties of recurrent networks of inhibitory neurons.
    Neural Comput. 2006 May;18(5):1066-110.[abstract]
  • Durand J, Amendola J, Bories C, Lamotte d’Incamps B.
    Early abnormalities in transgenic mouse models of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
    J Physiol Paris. 2006 Mar-May;99(2-3):211-20. Epub 2006 Jan 30.[abstract]
  • Leblois A, Boraud T, Meissner W, Bergman H, Hansel D.
    Competition between feedback loops underlies normal and pathological dynamics in the basal ganglia.
    J Neurosci. 2006 Mar 29;26(13):3567-83.[abstract]
  • Vervaeke K, Hu H, Graham LJ, Storm JF.
    Contrasting effects of the persistent Na+ current on neuronal excitability and spike timing.
    Neuron. 2006 Jan 19;49(2):257-70.[abstract]
  • Hoffmann G, Laffont I, Hanneton S, Roby-Brami A.
    How to extend the elbow with a weak or paralyzed triceps: Control of arm kinematics for aiming in C6-C7 quadriplegic patients.
    Neuroscience. 2006;139(2):749-65. Epub 2006 Jan 31.[abstract]
  • Roux L, Hanneton S, Roby-Brami A.
    Shoulder movements during the initial phase of learning manual wheelchair propulsion in able-bodied subjects.
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon). 2006;21 Suppl 1:S45-51. Epub 2005 Nov 7.[abstract]


  • Auvray M, Hanneton S, Lenay C, O’Regan K.
    There is something out there: distal attribution in sensory substitution, twenty years later.
    J Integr Neurosci. 2005 Dec;4(4):505-21.[abstract]
  • Meunier C, Borejsza K.
    How membrane properties shape the discharge of motoneurons: a detailed analytical study.
    Neural Comput. 2005 Nov;17(11):2383-420.[abstract]
  • Manuel M, Meunier C, Donnet M, Zytnicki D.
    How much afterhyperpolarization conductance is recruited by an action potential? A dynamic-clamp study in cat lumbar motoneurons.
    J Neurosci. 2005 Sep 28;25(39):8917-23.[abstract]
  • Dubayle D, Malissin I, Menetrey D.
    Differential effects of two analgesic drugs, morphine chlorhydrate and acetylsalicylic acid, on thalamic mast cell numbers in rat.
    J Neuroimmunol. 2005 Sep 15; [Epub ahead of print][abstract]
  • Meissner W, Leblois A, Hansel D, Bioulac B, Gross CE, Benazzouz A, Boraud T.
    Subthalamic high frequency stimulation resets subthalamic firing and reduces abnormal oscillations.
    Brain. 2005 Aug 25; [Epub ahead of print] [abstract]
  • Geisler C, Brunel N, Wang XJ.
    Contributions of intrinsic membrane dynamics to fast network oscillations with irregular neuronal discharges.
    J Neurophysiol. 2005 Aug 10; [Epub ahead of print] [abstract]
  • Roxin A, Brunel N, Hansel D.
    Role of delays in shaping spatiotemporal dynamics of neuronal activity in large networks.
    Phys Rev Lett. 2005 Jun 17;94(23):238103. Epub 2005 Jun 16. [abstract]
  • Fourcaud-Trocme N, Brunel N.
    Dynamics of the instantaneous firing rate in response to changes in input statistics.
    J Comput Neurosci. 2005 May-Jun;18(3):311-21. [abstract]
  • Pfeuty B, Mato G, Golomb D, Hansel D.
    The combined effects of inhibitory and electrical synapses in synchrony.
    Neural Comput. 2005 Mar;17(3):633-70. [abstract]
  • Boucheny C, Brunel N, Arleo A.
    A continuous attractor network model without recurrent excitation: maintenance and integration in the head direction cell system.
    J Comput Neurosci. 2005 Mar-Apr;18(2):205-27. [abstract]
  • Dubayle D, Serviere J, Menetrey D.
    Evidence for serotonin influencing the thalamic infiltration of mast cells in rat.
    J Neuroimmunol. 2005 Feb;159(1-2):20-30. Epub 2004 Dec 30. [abstract]

  • Roby-Brami, A, Jacobs S, Hoffmann G, Laffont I, Hanneton S.
    Point de travail et synergies : apport des théories du contrôle moteur pour la suppléance perceptive.
    Publication électronique Arobase. 2005;1:75-84. ISSN 1278 379X.[abstract]
  • Jacobs S, Hanneton S, Roby-Brami A.
    Aspect neuropsychologique et neurophysiologique de l’utilisation d’outils.
    Publication électronique Arobase. 2005;1:114-126. ISSN 1278 379X.[abstract]


  • Brunel N, Hakim V, Isope P, Nadal JP, Barbour B.
    Optimal Information Storage and the Distribution of Synaptic Weights; Perceptron versus Purkinje Cell.
    Neuron. 2004 Sep 2;43(5):745-57. [abstract]
  • Brizzi L, Meunier C, Zytnicki D, Donnet M, Hansel D, Lamotte d’Incamps B, Van Vreeswijk C.
    How shunting inhibition affects the discharge of lumbar motoneurones. A dynamic clamp study in anaesthetised cats.
    J Physiol. 2004 Jul 15;558(Pt 2):671-83. Epub 2004 May 28. [abstract]

  • Michaelsen SM, Jacobs S, Roby-Brami A, Levin MF.
    Compensation for distal impairments of grasping in adults with hemiparesis.
    Exp Brain Res. 2004 Jul;157(2):162-73. Epub 2004 Feb 19. [abstract]
  • Lamotte d’Incamps B, Hess D, El Manira A.
    Control of the temporal fidelity of synaptic transmission by a presynaptic high voltage-activated transient K+ current.
    Eur. J. Neurosci. 2004 Jun;19(12):3202-10. [abstract]

  • Sribunruangrit N, Marque CK, Lenay C, Hanneton S, Gapenne O, Vanhoutte C.
    Speed-accuracy tradeoff during performance of a tracking task without visual feedback.
    IEEE Trans Neural Syst Rehabil Eng. 2004 Mar;12(1):131-9. [abstract]


  • Fourcaud-Trocme N, Hansel D, van Vreeswijk C, Brunel N.
    How spike generation mechanisms determine the neuronal response to fluctuating inputs.
    J Neurosci. 2003 Dec 17;23(37):11628-40. [abstract]

  • Brunel N.
    Dynamics and Plasticity of Stimulus-selective Persistent Activity in Cortical Network Models.
    Cereb Cortex. 2003 Nov;13(11):1151-61. [abstract]

  • Menetrey D, Dubayle D.
    A one-step dual-labeling method for antigen detection in mast cells.
    Histochem Cell Biol. 2003 Nov;120(5):435-42. Epub 2003 Oct 24. [abstract]

  • Serviere J, Dubayle D, Menetrey D.
    Increase of rat medial habenular mast cell numbers by systemic administration of cyclophosphamide.
    Toxicol Lett. 2003 Nov 30;145(2):143-52. [abstract]

  • Brunel N, Latham PE.
    Firing rate of the noisy quadratic integrate-and-fire neuron.
    Neural Comput. 2003 Oct;15(10):2281-306. [abstract]

  • Jacobs S, Hanneton S, Heude S, Roby-Brami A.
    Is the velocity-curvature relationship disrupted in apraxic patients?
    Neuroreport. 2003 Oct 27;14(15):1907-11. [abstract]

  • Mongillo G, Amit DJ, Brunel N.
    Retrospective and prospective persistent activity induced by Hebbian learning in a recurrent cortical network.
    Eur J Neurosci. 2003 Oct;18(7):2011-24. [abstract]

  • Buiatti M, van Vreeswijk C.
    Variance normalisation: a key mechanism for temporal adaptation in natural vision?
    Vision Res. 2003 Aug;43(17):1895-1906. [ abstract ]

  • Shriki O, Hansel D, Sompolinsky H.
    Rate models for conductance-based cortical neuronal networks.
    Neural Comput. 2003 Aug;15(8):1809-41. [abstract]

  • Brunel N, Wang XJ.
    What determines the frequency of fast network oscillations with irregular neural discharges? I. Synaptic dynamics and excitation-inhibition balance.
    J Neurophysiol. 2003 Jul;90(1):415-30. Epub 2003 Feb 26. [abstract]

  • Pfeuty B, Mato G, Golomb D, Hansel D.
    Electrical synapses and synchrony: the role of intrinsic currents.
    J Neurosci. 2003 Jul 16;23(15):6280-94. Erratum in: J Neurosci. 2003 Aug 6;23(18):7237. [abstract]

  • Brunel N, Hakim V, Richardson MJ.
    Firing-rate resonance in a generalized integrate-and-fire neuron with subthreshold resonance.
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys. 2003 May;67(5-1):051916. [ abstract ]
  • Richardson MJ, Brunel N, Hakim V.
    From Subthreshold to Firing-Rate Resonance.
    J Neurophysiol. 2003 May;89(5):2538-54. [ abstract ]
  • Roby-Brami A, Feydy A, Combeaud M, Biryukova EV, Bussel B, Levin MF.
    Motor compensation and recovery for reaching in stroke patients.
    Acta Neurol Scand. 2003 May;107(5):369-381. [ abstract ]

  • Roby-Brami A, Jacobs S, Bennis N, Levin MF.
    Hand orientation for grasping and arm joint rotation patterns in healthy subjects and hemiparetic stroke patients.
    Brain Res. 2003 Apr 18;969(1-2):217-29. [ abstract ]

  • Hansel D, Mato G.
    Asynchronous states and the emergence of synchrony in large networks of interacting excitatory and inhibitory neurons.
    Neural Comput. 2003 Jan;15(1):1-56. [ abstract ]
  • Roby-Brami A.
    Plasticité du comportement moteur chez les patients cérébro-lésés.


  • Brizzi L, Ting LH, Zytnicki D.
    Positive proprioceptive feedback elicited by isometric contractions of ankle flexors on pretibial motoneurons in cats.
    J Neurophysiol. 2002 Nov;88(5):2207-14.[ abstract ]

  • Meunier C, Segev I.
    Playing the devil’s advocate: is the Hodgkin-Huxley model useful?
    Trends Neurosci. 2002 Nov;25(11):558-63. Review. [ abstract ]

  • Bennis N, Roby-Brami A.
    Coupling between reaching movement direction and hand orientation for grasping.
    Brain Res. 2002 Oct 18;952(2):257-67. [ abstract ]

  • Fourcaud N, Brunel N.
    Dynamics of the firing probability of noisy integrate-and-fire neurons.
    Neural Comput. 2002 Sep;14(9):2057-110. [ abstract ]

  • Feydy A, Carlier R, Roby-Brami A, Bussel B, Cazalis F, Pierot L, Burnod Y, Maier MA.
    Longitudinal study of motor recovery after stroke: recruitment and focusing of brain activation.
    Stroke. 2002 Jun;33(6):1610-7. [ abstract ]

  • Hansel D, van Vreeswijk C.
    How noise contributes to contrast invariance of orientation tuning in cat visual cortex.
    J Neurosci. 2002 Jun 15;22(12):5118-28. [ abstract

  • Levin MF, Michaelsen SM, Cirstea CM, Roby-Brami A.
    Use of the trunk for reaching targets placed within and beyond the reach in adult hemiparesis.
    Exp Brain Res. 2002 Mar;143(2):171-80. [ abstract

  • Meyer C, van Vreeswijk C.
    Temporal correlations in stochastic networks of spiking neurons.
    Neural Comput. 2002 Feb;14(2):369-404. [ abstract ]
  • Levin MF, Michaelsen S, Cirstéa C, Roby-Brami A.
    Use of trunk for reaching targets placed within and beyond the reach in adult hemiparesis.
    Exp Brain Res. 2002,143:171-180. [abstract]


  • Schneider C, Zytnicki D, Capaday C.
    Quantitative evidence for multiple widespread representations of individual muscles in the cat motor cortex.
    Neurosci Lett. 2001 Sep 14;310(2-3):183-7. [ abstract ]

  • Michaelsen SM, Luta A, Roby-Brami A, Levin MF.
    Effect of trunk restraint on the recovery of reaching movements in hemiparetic patients.
    Stroke. 2001 Aug;32(8):1875-83. [ abstract ]

  • Brunel N, Wang XJ.
    Effects of neuromodulation in a cortical network model of object working memory dominated by recurrent inhibition.
    J Comput Neurosci. 2001 Jul-Aug;11(1):63-85. [ abstract ]

  • van Vreeswijk C, Hansel D.
    Patterns of synchrony in neural networks with spike adaptation.
    Neural Comput. 2001 May;13(5):959-92. [ abstract ]

  • Hansel D, Mato G.
    Existence and stability of persistent states in large neuronal networks.
    Phys Rev Lett. 2001 Apr 30;86(18):4175-8. [ abstract ]

  • Neltner L, Hansel D.
    On synchrony of weakly coupled neurons at low firing rate.
    Neural Comput. 2001 Apr;13(4):765-74. [ abstract ]
  • Roby-Brami A
    Aspects biomécaniques de la préhension normale et pathologique.
    J. Réadapt Méd, 2001 Apr;21:30-38. [abstract]
  • Brunel N, Chance FS, Fourcaud N, Abbott LF.
    Effects of synaptic noise and filtering on the frequency response of spiking neurons.
    Phys Rev Lett. 2001 Mar 5;86(10):2186-9. [ abstract ]

  • Prokopenko RA, Frolov AA, Biryukova EV, Roby-Brami A.
    Assessment of the accuracy of a human arm model with seven degrees of freedom.
    J Biomech. 2001 Feb;34(2):177-85. [ abstract ]


  • Brunel N.
    Dynamics of networks of randomly connected excitatory and inhibitory spiking neurons.
    J Physiol Paris. 2000 Sep-Dec;94(5-6):445-63. Erratum in: J Physiol Paris 2001 Jan-Dec;95(1-6):495. [ abstract ]

  • Brunel N.
    Persistent activity and the single-cell frequency-current curve in a cortical network model.
    Network. 2000 Nov;11(4):261-80. [ abstract ]

  • Compte A, Brunel N, Goldman-Rakic PS, Wang XJ.
    Synaptic mechanisms and network dynamics underlying spatial working memory in a cortical network model.
    Cereb Cortex. 2000 Sep;10(9):910-23.[ abstract ]

  • Biryukova EV, Roby-Brami A, Frolov AA, Mokhtari M.
    Kinematics of human arm reconstructed from spatial tracking system recordings.
    J Biomech. 2000 Aug;33(8):985-95. [ abstract ]

  • Neltner L, Hansel D, Mato G, Meunier C.
    Synchrony in heterogeneous networks of spiking neurons.
    Neural Comput. 2000 Jul;12(7):1607-41. [ abstract ]

  • Laffont I, Briand E, Dizien O, Combeaud M, Bussel B, Revol M, Roby-Brami A.
    Kinematics of prehension and pointing movements in C6 quadriplegic patients.
    Spinal Cord. 2000 Jun;38(6):354-62. [ abstract ]

  • Perrier JF, D’Incamps BL, Kouchtir-Devanne N, Jami L, Zytnicki D.
    Effects on peroneal motoneurons of cutaneous afferents activated by mechanical or electrical stimulations.
    Neurophysiol. 2000 Jun;83(6):3209-16. [ abstract ]

  • Perrier JF, D’Incamps BL, Kouchtir-Devanne N, Jami L, Zytnicki D.
    Cooperation of muscle and cutaneous afferents in the feedback of contraction to peroneal motoneurons.
    Neurophysiol. 2000 Jun;83(6):3201-8. [ abstract ]

  • Roby-Brami A, Bennis N, Mokhtari M, Baraduc P.
    Hand orientation for grasping depends on the direction of the reaching movement.
    Brain Res. 2000 Jun 30;869(1-2):121-9. [ abstract ]

  • Brunel N.
    Dynamics of sparsely connected networks of excitatory and inhibitory spiking neurons.
    J Comput Neurosci. 2000 May-Jun;8(3):183-208. [ abstract ]

  • Golomb D, Hansel D.
    The number of synaptic inputs and the synchrony of large, sparse neuronal networks.
    Neural Comput. 2000 May;12(5):1095-139. [ abstract ]

  • van Vreeswijk C.
    Analysis of the asynchronous state in networks of strongly coupled oscillators
    Phys Rev Lett. 2000 May 29;84(22):5110-3. [ abstract ]

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