Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit
Alexandra House, 17 Queen Square, LONDON, WC1N 3AR, UK, Tel: +44 (0) 20 7679 1176, Fax +44 (0) 20 7679 1173,

6-8 October 2003
By invitation only

B10 Seminar Room, Alexandra House, 17 Queen Square
London, WC1N 3AR

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Supported by The Gatsby Foundation

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Taylor, W.R. & Vaney, D.I. (2003) 

Hausselt, S.E. & Mora-Ferrer, C. (2003)

Whole Field Motion Detection in Goldfish is Impaired by the Blockade of Retinal Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptors
ARVO #5152
Famiglietti, E.V. (2002)
A structural basis for omnidirectional connections between starburst amacrine cells and directionally selective ganglion cells in rabbit retina, with associated bipolar cells.
Visual Neuroscience 19, 145-162
Euler, T., Hausselt, S.E., Detwiler, P.B., & Denk, W. (2003)
How do starburst cell dendrites become direction-selective? (abstract)
ARVO #4129
Euler, T., Detwiler, P.B., & Denk, W. (2002)
Nature Vol 418:845-852 (August 22)
Chiao, C-C., and Masland, R.H.  (2002)
The Jopurnal of Neuroscience, December 15, 2002 22(24): 10509-10513
Jeon, G-J.,  Kong, J-H., Strettoi, E., Rockhill, R., Stashefe, S.F., and Masland, R.H. (2002)
Pattern of synaptic excitation and inhibition upon direction-selective retinal ganglion cells
The Journal of Comparative Neurology, 449:195-205
Stashefe, S.F., and Masland, R.H. (2002)
Functional inhibition in direction-selective retinal ganglion cells: Spatiotemporal extent and intralaminar interactions
J. Neurophysiol 88:1026-1039
Euler, T. & Denk, W. (2001)
Dendritic processing
Curr Op Neurobiol 11:415–422
Euler, T., He, S., Masland, R.H., & Denk, W. (2001)
Light-evoked calcium signals in ON/OFF direction-selective ganglion cells in the rabbit retina. (abstract)
ARVO #611
Denk, W. & P. B. Detwiler (1999).
Optical recording of light-evoked calcium signals in the functionally intact retina.
Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA 96(12): 7035-7040.
He, Shigang, Jin, Z.F., and Masland R.H., (1999)
Brandstätter, J.H., U. Greferath, T. Euler, and H. Wässle (1995)
Co-stratification of GABA(A) receptors with the directionally selective circuitry of the rat retina.
Vis. Neurosci. 12(2): 345-358

Organisers: Horace Barlow, Frank Werblin and Abla Hatherell