Simmons DV, Higgs MH, Lebby S, Wilson CJ. (2020) Indirect pathway control of firing rate and pattern in the substantia nigra pars reticulata. J Neurophysiol. 123:800-814.

Morales JC, Higgs MH, Song SC, Wilson CJ (2020) Broadband Entrainment of Striatal Low-Threshold Spike Interneurons. Frontiers in Neural Circuits 14:36. doi: 10.3389/fncir.2020.00036.


Higgs MH, Wilson CJ. Frequency-dependent entrainment of striatal fast-spiking interneurons. J Neurophysiol. 2019 Sep 1;122(3):1060-1072.


Rock C, Zurita H, Lebby S, Wilson CJ, Apicella AJ. (2018) Cortical Circuits of Callosal GABAergic Neurons. Cereb Cortex. 28:1154-1167.

Simmons DV, Higgs MH, Lebby S, Wilson CJ. (2018) Predicting responses to inhibitory synaptic input in substantia nigra pars reticulata neurons.  J. Neurophysiol. 120:2679-2693.

Wilson CJ, Higgs MH, Simmons DV, Morales JC (2018) Oscillations and Spike Entrainment. F1000Res 20:7.


Higgs MH, Wilson CJ. (2017) Measurement of phase resetting curves using optogenetic barrage stimuli. J Neurosci Methods. 289:23-30.

Dodla R, Wilson CJ (2017) Effect of Phase Response Curve Shape and Synaptic Driving Force on Synchronization of Coupled Neuronal Oscillators. Neural Comput. 29:1769-1814.

Wilson CJ. (2017) Predicting the response of striatal spiny neurons to sinusoidal input. J Neurophysiol. 118:855-873.


Song SC, Beatty JA, Wilson CJ. (2016) The ionic mechanism of membrane potential oscillations and membrane resonance in striatal LTS interneurons. J Neurophysiol. 116:1752-1764.

Rock C, Zurita H, Wilson C, Apicella AJ. (2016) An inhibitory corticostriatal pathway. Elife. 5. pii: e15890.

Higgs MH, Wilson CJ. (2016) Unitary synaptic connections among substantia nigra pars reticulata neurons. J Neurophysiol. 115(6):2814-29.

Wilson CJ. (2016) The history of the basal ganglia: Cells and circuits.  In: Handbook of Basal Ganglia Structure and Function, 2nd edition (H. Steiner and K.Y. Tseng, eds).  Elsevier, Amsterdam, pp. 45-62.

Goldberg JA, Wilson CJ (2016) The cholinergic interneuron of the striatum. In: Handbook of Basal Ganglia Structure and Function, 2nd edition (H. Steiner and K.Y. Tseng, eds).  Elsevier, Amsterdam, pp. 137-155


Wilson CJ. (2015) Oscillators and Oscillations in the Basal Ganglia. Neuroscientist. 21:530-539.

Beatty JA, Song SC, Wilson CJ. (2015) Cell-type-specific resonances shape the responses of striatal neurons to synaptic input. J Neurophysiol. 113:688-700.

Wilson C.J. and Farries, M. (2015) Subthalamic nucleus cellular models.  In: Encyclopedia of Computational Neuroscience. (D. Jaeger and R. Jung, eds.). Springer, New York. pp. 2909-2913.


Wilson CJ, Barraza D, Troyer T, Farries FA. (2014) Predicting the responses of repetitively firing neurons to current noise.  PLoS Comput. Biol. 10:e1003612.

Wilson CJ. (2014) The sensory striatum. Neuron. 83:999-1001.


Deister CA, Dodla R, Barraza D, Kita H, and Wilson C.J. (2013) Firing rate and pattern heterogeneity in the globus pallidus arise from a single neuronal population. J Neurophysiol.109:497-506.

Dodla R, Wilson CJ. (2013) Effect of sharp jumps at the edges of phase response curves on synchronization of electrically coupled neuronal oscillators.  PLoS One 8:e58922.

Dodla R, Wilson CJ. (2013) Spike width and frequency alter stability of phase-locking in electrically coupled neurons.  Biol. Cybern.107:367-383.

Dodla R, Wilson CJ.  (2013) Effect of phase response curve skewness on synchronization of electrically coupled neuronal oscillators.  Neural Computation 10:2545-2610.

Wilson CJ. (2013) Active decorrelation in the basal ganglia.  Neuroscience 250:467-482.

Dodla R, Wilson CJ. (2013) Interaction function of oscillating coupled neurons. Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys. 88:042704.


Beatty JA, Sullivan MA, Morikawa H, Wilson CJ. (2012) Complex autonomous firing patterns of striatal low-threshold spike interneurons.  J. Neurophysiol. 108:771-781.

Ko D, Wilson CJ, Lobb CJ, Paladini CA. (2012) Detection of bursts and pauses in spike trains.  J. Neurosci. Meth. 211:145-258.

Farries MA, Wilson CJ. (2012) Phase response curves of subthalamic neurons measured with synaptic input and current injection.  J. Neurophysiol. 108:1822-1837.

Farries MA, Wilson CJ. (2012) Biophysical basis of the phase response curve of subthalamic neurons.  J. Neurophysiol. 108:1838-1855.


Lobb CJ, Wilson CJ, Paladini CA. (2011) High-frequency, short-latency disinhibition bursting of midbrain dopaminergic neurons.  J. Neurophysiol. 105:2501-2511.

Lobb CJ, Troyer TW, Wilson CJ, Paladini CA. (2011) Disinhibition bursting of dopaminergic neurons.  Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience 5:25.

Wilson CJ, Beverlin B II, Netoff T. (2011) Chaotic desynchronization as the therapeutic mechanism of deep brain stimulation.  Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience. 5:50.

Wilson CJ, Bevan MD. (2011) Intrinsic dynamics and synaptic inputs control the activity patterns of subthalamic nucleus neuron in health and in Parkinson's disease.  Neuroscience 198:54-68.

Sciamanna G, Wilson CJ. (2011) The ionic mechanism of gamma resonance in striatal fast-spiking neurons.  J. Neurophysiol. 106:2936-2949.

Polhamus DG,  Wilson CJ, Paladini CA. (2011) PRC Estimation with Varying Width Intervals.  In: Phase Response Curves in Neuroscience: Theory, Experiment and Analysis.  In: Neuroscience. Ed. N.W. Schultheiss, A. A. Prince, and R. J. Butera (eds). Springer, pp. 163-178.


Dodla R, Wilson CJ. (2010) A phase function to quantify serial dependence between discrete samples.  Biophys. J. 98:L5-7.

Lobb CJ, Wilson CJ, Paladini CA. (2010) A dynamic role for GABA receptors on the firing pattern of midbrain dopaminergic neurons.  J. Neurophysiol. 104:403-413.

Dodla R, Wilson CJ. (2010) Quantification of clustering in joint interspike interval scattergrams of spike trains.  Biophys. J. 98:2535-2543.

Dodla R, Wilson CJ. (2010) Coherence resonance due to transient thresholds in excitable systems.  Phys. Rev. E Stat. Nonlin. Soft Matter Phys. 82:021105.

Farries MA, Kita H, Wilson CJ. (2010) Dynamic spike threshold and zero membrane slope conductance shape the response of subthalamic neurons to cortical input.  J. Neurosci. 30:13180-13191.

Goldberg JA, Wilson CJ. (2010) The cholinergic interneurons of the striatum:  Intrinsic properties underlie multiple discharge patterns.  In:  Handbook of Basal Ganglia Structure and Function, H.Steiner and K.Y. Tseng (Eds.) Academic Press, pp. 133-149.

Wilson CJ. (2010) Subthalamo-pallidal circuit.  In: Handbook of Brain Microcircuits, G. Shepherd and S. Grillner (Eds.) Oxford University Press, pp. 127-134.


Dodla R, Wilson CJ. (2009) Asynchronous response of coupled pacemaker neurons.  Phys. Rev. Lett. 102:068102.

Goldberg JA, Teagarden MA, Foehring RC, Wilson CJ. (2009) Nonequilibrium calcium dynamics regulate the autonomous firing pattern of rat striatal cholinergic interneurons.  J. Neurosci. 29:8396-8407.

Deister CA, Chan CS, Surmeier DJ, Wilson CJ. (2009) Calcium-activated SK channels influence voltage-gated ion channels to determine the precision of firing in globus pallidus neurons.  J. Neurosci. 29:8452-8461.

Barraza D, Kita H, Wilson CJ. (2009) Slow spike frequency adaptation in neurons of the rat subthalamic nucleus.  J. Neurophysiol. 102:3689-3697.

Deister CA, Teagarden MA, Wilson CJ, Paladini CA. (2009) An intrinsic neuronal oscillator underlies dopaminergic neuron bursting.  J. Neurosci. 29:15888-15897.

Wilson CJ. (2009) Striatum:  Internal physiology.  In:  Encyclopedia of Neuroscience, L.R. Squire (Ed.) Elsevier Press, pp.563-572.

Wilson CJ. (2009) What controls the timing of striatal spiny cell action potentials in the up state?  In:  Basal Ganglia IX, Groenewegen, H.J., Berendse, H.W., Cools, A.R., Voorn, P. and Mulder, A.B. (Eds.).  Springer, pp. 49-61.


Tepper JM, Wilson CJ. Koós T. (2008) Feedforward and feedback inhibition in neostriatal GABAergic spiny neurons.  Brain Res. Reviews 58:272-281.

Teagarden M, Atherton JF, Bevan MD, Wilson CJ. (2008) Accumulation of cytoplasmic calcium, but not apamin-sensitive afterhyperpolarization current, during high frequency firing in rat subthalamic nucleus cells.  J. Physiol. 586:817-833.

Tepper JM, Wilson CJ, Koós T. (2008) Feedforward and feedback inhibition in neostriatal GABAergic spiny neurons.  Brain. Res. Rev. 58:272-281.

Wilson CJ. (2008) Up and down states.  Scholarpedia, 3(6):1410.


Goldberg JA, Deister CA, Wilson CJ. (2007) Response properties and synchronization of rhythmically firing neurons.  J. Neurophysiol. 97:208-219.

Wilson CJ. (2007) GABAergic inhibition in the neostriatum.  Prog. Brain Res. 160: 91-110.


Wilson CJ, Goldberg JA. (2006) Origin of the slow afterhyperpolarization and slow rhythmic bursting in striatal cholinergic interneurons.  J. Neurophysiol. 95:196-204

Kuznetsov AS, Kopell NJ, Wilson CJ. (2006) Transient high-frequency firing in a coupled-oscillator model of the mesencephalic dopaminergic neuron.  J. Neurophysiol. 95:932-947.

Ding J, Guzman JN, Tkatch T, Chen S, Goldgerg JA, Ebert PJ, Leavitt P, Wilson CJ, Hamm HE, Surmeier DJ. (2006) RGS4-dependent attenuation of M4 autoreceptor function in striatal cholinergic interneurons following dopamine depletion.  Nature Neurosci. 9:832-842.

Wilson CJ. (2006) Striatal D2 receptors and LTD:  yes, but not where you thought they were.  Neuron 50:347-348.


Wilson CJ. (2005) The mechanism of intrinsic amplification of hyperpolarizations and spontaneous bursting in striatal cholinergic interneurons.  Neuron 45:575-585.

Goldberg JA, Wilson CJ. (2005) Control of Spontaneous Firing Patterns by the Selective Coupling of Calcium Currents to Calcium Activated Potassium Currents in Striatal Cholinergic Interneurons.  J. Neurosci. 25:10230-10238.


Wilson CJ, Weyrick A, Terman D, Hallworth NE, Bevan MD.  (2004) A Model of Reverse Spike Frequency Adaptation and Repetitive Firing of Subthalamic Nucleus Neurons.  J Neurophysiol. 91:1963-1980.

Wood R, Gurney KN, Wilson CJ. (2004) A novel parameter optimization technique for compartmental models applied to a model of a striatal medium spiny neuron.  Neurocomputing, 60:1109-1116.

Koós T, Tepper JM, Wilson CJ. (2004) Comparison of IPSCs evoked by spiny and fast-spiking neurons in the neostriatum.  J. Neurosci. 24:7916-7922,

Sachdev RN, Ebner FF, Wilson CJ. (2004) Effect of subthreshold up and down states on the whisker-evoked response in somatosensory cortex.  J. Neurophysiol. 92:3511-3521.

Wilson CJ, Sachdev RNS. (2004) Intracellular and juxtacellular staining with biocytin.  Current Protocols in Neuroscience, Wiley, 1.12.1-1.12.10.


Medvedev GS, Wilson CJ, Callaway JC, Kopell N. (2003)  Dendritic synchrony and transient dynamics in a coupled oscillator model of the dopaminergic neuron.  J Comput Neurosci. 2003 Jul-Aug;15(1):53-69

Hallworth NE, Wilson CJ, Bevan MD. (2003) Apamin-sensitive SK KCa channels, through their selective coupling to Cav channels, are critical determinants of the precision, pace and pattern of action potential generation in rat subthalamic nucleus neurons in vitro  J Neurosci. 2003 Aug 20;23(20):7525-42

Wilson CJ. (2003) The basal ganglia:  In:  The Synaptic Organization of the Brain, 5th Edition.  G.M. Shepherd (Ed.) Oxford Press.


Zheng T, Wilson CJ. (2002) Corticostriatal Combinatorics:  The Implications of Corticostriatal Axonal Arborizations.   J Neurophysiol 87: 1007-1017

Bevan MD, Magill PJ, Hallworth NE, Bolam JP, Wilson CJ.  (2002) Regulation of the Timing and Pattern of Action Potential Generation in Rat Subthalamic neurons In Vitro by GABA-A IPSPs.  J Neurophysiol 87: 1348-1362.

Terman D, Rubin JE, Yew AC, Wilson CJ. (2002) Activity  Patterns in a Model for the Subthalamopallidal Network of the Basal Ganglia. J Neurosci. 2002 Apr 1:22(7):2963-76.

Saito Y, Katsumaru H, Wilson CJ, Murakami F. (2002) Light and Electron Microscopic Study of Corticorubral Synapses in Adult Cat: Evidence for Extensive Synaptic Remodeling During Postnatal Development.  J. Comp. Neurol. 2001, 440:236-244

Bevan MD, Magill PJ, Terman D, Bolam JP, Wilson CJ. (2002)  Move To The Rhythm: Oscillations In The Subthalamic Nucleus-External Globus Pallidus Network Development.  Trends In Neuroscience 25:525-531


Bevan MD, Wilson CJ. (2000) Equilibrium potential of GABA-A current and implications for rebound burst firing in rat subthalamic neurons in vitro. J. Neurophysiol. 83:3169-3172.

Wilson CJ, Callaway JC. (2000) A coupled oscillator model of the dopaminergic neuron of the substantia nigra. J. Neurophysiol. 83:3084-3100.

Bennett BD, Callaway JC, Wilson CJ. (2000) Intrinsic membrane properties underlying spontaneous tonic firing in neostriatal cholinergic interneurons. J. Neurosci. 20:8493-8503.

Wilson CJ. (2000) Striatal Circuitry: Categorically Selective, or Selectively Categorical? In: Brain Dynamics and the Striatal Complex. R. Miller and J. Wickens (eds.) Harwood Academic Publishers.

Bennett BD, Wilson CJ. (2000) Synaptology and Physiology of Neostriatal Neurones In: Brain Dynamics and the Striatal Complex. R. Miller and J. Wickens (eds.) Harwood Academic Publishers.

Bennett BD, Wilson CJ. (2003) TANs, PANs AND STANs. In The Basal Ganglia VI. Graybiel, A.M., DeLong, M.R., Kitai, S.T. (eds.), Springer p. 225-236.


Bennett BD, Wilson CJ. (1999) Spontaneous activity of neostriatal cholinergic interneurons in vitro. J. Neurosci. 19:5586-5596

Bevan MD, Wilson CJ. (1999) Mechanisms underlying spontaneous oscillation and rhythmic firing in rat subthalamic neurons. J. Neurosci. 19:7617-7628.


Wickens JR, Wilson CJ. (1998) Regulation of action potential firing in spiny neurons of the rat neostriatum, in vivo J. Neurophysiol. 79:2358-2364.

Kincaid AE, Zheng T, Wilson CJ. (1998) Connectivity and convergence of single corticostriatal axons. J. Neurosci. 18:4722-4731.

Stern EA, Jaeger D, Wilson CJ. (1998) Membrane potential synchrony of simultaneously recorded striatal spiny neurons in vivo. Nature 394:475-478.

Nisenbaum ES, Mermelstein PG, Wilson CJ, Surmeier DJ. (1998) Selective blockade of a slowly inactivating potassium current in striatal neurons by (±) 6-Chloro-APB Hydrobromide (SKF-82958). Synapse 29:213-224.

Bennett BD, Wilson CJ. (1998) Synaptic regulation of action potential timing in neostriatal cholinergic interneurons. J. Neurosci. 18:8539-8549.

Wilson CJ. (1998) The basal ganglia. In: The Synaptic Organization of the Brain., 4rd Edition G.M. Shepherd (ed) Oxford Press, pp 329-375.


Stern EA, Kincaid AE, Wilson CJ. (1997) Spontaneous subthreshold membrane potential fluctuations and action potential variability of rat corticostriatal and striatal neurons in vivo. J. Neurophysiol. 77:1697-1715.


Kawaguchi Y, Wilson CJ, Augood SJ, Emson PC. (1996) Striatal interneurones: chemical, physiological and morphological characterization. TINS 18:527-353.

Wilson CJ, Kawaguchi Y. (1996) The origins of two-state spontaneous membrane potential fluctuations of neostriatal spiny neurons. J. Neurosci. 16:2397-2410.

Nisenbaum ES, Wilson CJ, Foehring RC, Surmeier DJ. (1996) Isolation and Characterization of a Persistent Potassium Current in Neostriatal Neurons. J. Neurophysiol. 76:1180-1194.

Kincaid AE, Wilson CJ. (1996) Corticostriatal Innervation of the Patch and Matrix in the Rat Neostriatum. J. Comp. Neurol. 374:578-592.

Gerfen CR, Wilson CJ. (1996) The basal ganglia. In: Handbook of Chemical Neuroanatomy Vol 12: Integrated Systems of theCNS. Part III. L.W. Swanson, A. Björklund and T. Hökfelt (eds.) Elsevier, Amsterdam. pp 371-468.


Nisenbaum ES, Wilson CJ. (1995) Potassium currents responsible for inward and outward rectification in rat neostriatal spiny projection neurons. J. Neurosci. 15:4449-4463.

Wilson CJ. (1995) Dynamic modification of dendritic cable properties and synaptic transmission by voltage-gated potassium channels. J. Computational Neurosci. 2:91-115.

Surmeier DJ, Wilson CJ, Eberwine J. (1994) Patch-clamp techniques for studying potassium currents in mammalian brain neurons. In: Ion Channels of Excitable Cells: Methods in Neurosciences (T. Narahashi, ed.). Vol. 19, Orlando, FL, Academic

Press Inc.,pp. 39-67.

Wilson CJ. (1995) The contribution of cortical neurons to the firing pattern of striatal spiny neurons. In: J.C. Houk, J.L. Davis, and D.G. Beiser (eds.) Models of Information Processing in the Basal Ganglia, MIT Press, Cambridge, pp. 29-50.

Wilson CJ. (1995) Corticostriatal neurons of the medial agranular cortex of rats. In: Functions of the Cortico-Basal Ganglia Loop (M. Kimura and A. Graybiel, eds) Springer-Verlag, Tokyo, pp. 50-72.

Wilson CJ. (1995) Introduction to analysis of response to single inputs in a complex dendritic tree. In: The Theoretical Foundation of Dendritic Function, Selected Papers of Wilfred Rall with Commentaries, I. Segev, J. Rinzel and G. Shepherd (eds). MIT Press, Cambridge, pp. 281-285.

Nisenbaum ES, Wilson CJ. (1995) The role of potassium currents in the subthreshold responses of neostriatal spiny projection neurons. In: Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of the Striatum. D.J. Surmeier and M. Ariano (eds.), Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg, pp165-181.

O'brien TF, Gates MA, Wilson CJ, Steindler DA. (1995) Glia and glycoconjugates in the neostriatum. In: Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of the Striatum. D.J. Surmeier and M. Ariano (eds.), Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg, pp 22-34.


Cowan RH, Wilson CJ. (1994) Spontaneous firing patterns and axonal projections of single corticostriatal neurons in the rat medial agranular cortex. J. Neurophysiol. 71:17-32.

Nisenbaum ES, Xu ZC, Wilson CJ. (1994) Contribution of a slowly-inactivating potassium current to the transition to firing of neostriatal spiny projection neurons. J. Neurophysiol. 71:1174-1189.

Jaeger D, Kita H, Wilson CJ. (1994) Surround inhibition among projection neurons is weak or nonexistent in the rat neostriatum. J. Neurophysiol. 72:2555-2558.

Wilson CJ. (1994) Understanding the neostriatal microcircuitry: High voltage electron microcopy. Microscopy Research and Technique 29:368-380.


Wilson CJ. (1993) Generation of Natural Firing Patterns in Neostriatal Neurons. In: Chemical Signaling in the Basal Ganglia, G.W. Arbuthnott and P.C. Emson (eds.), Progress in Brain Research, Vol. 99. Elsevier, Oxford, pp. 277-297.


Xu ZC, Wilson CJ, Emson PC. (1992) Morphology of intracellularly stained spiny neurons in rat striatal grafts. Neuroscience 48:95-110.

Surmeier DJ, Xu ZC, Wilson CJ, Stefani A, Kitai ST. (1992) Grafted neostriatal neurons express a late-developing transient potassium current. Neuroscience 48:849-856.

Wilson CJ, Mastronarde DN, McEwen B, Frank J. (1992) Measurement of neuronal surface area using high voltage electron microscope tomography. NeuroImage 1:11-22.

Surmeier DJ, Eberwine J, Wilson CJ, Cao Y, Stefani A, Kitai ST. (1992) Dopamine receptor subtypes colocalize in rat striatonigral neurons. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 89:10178-10182.

Wilson CJ. (1992) Dendritic morphology, inward rectification and the functional properties of neostriatal neurons. In: Single Neuron Computation T.McKenna, J. Davis and S.F. Zornetzer (eds), Academic Press, San Diego, pp. 141-171. preprint (PDF, 3.8Mbyte)

Wilson CJ. (1992) Nonlinear synaptic integration in neostriatal spiny neurons. In: Neural Systems: Analysis and Modeling F.H. Eeckman (ed.) 1993, Kluwer Publishers,Norwell, pp. 393-405.


Xu ZC, Wilson CJ, Emson PC. (1991) Restoration of thalamostriatal projections in rat neostriatal grafts: An electron microscopic analysis. J. Comp. Neurol .302:197-205.

Xu ZC, Wilson CJ, Emson PC. (1991) Synaptic potentials evoked in spiny neurons in rat neostriatal grafts by cortical and thalamic stimulation. J. Neurophysiol. 65:477-493.

Foehring RC, Lorenzon NM, Herron P, Wilson CJ. (1991) Correlation of physiologically- and morphologically-identified neuronal types in human association cortex in vitro. J. Neurophysiol. 66:1825-1837.


Wilson CJ, Chang HT, Kitai ST. (1990) Firing patterns and synaptic potentials of identified giant aspiny interneurons in the rat neostriatum J. Neurosci. 10:508-519.

Emson PC, Shoham S, Feler C, Buss T, Price J, Wilson CJ. (1990) The use of a retorviral vector to identify foetal striatal neurones transplanted into the adult striatum. Exp. Brain Res.79:427-430.

Kawaguchi Y, Wilson CJ, Emson PC. (1990) Projection subtypes of rat neostriatal matrix cells revealed by intracellular injection of biocytin. J. Neurosci. 10:3421-3438.

Cowan RL, Wilson CJ, Emson PC. (1990) Parvalbumin-containing GABAergic interneurons in the rat neostriatum. J. Comp. Neurol. 302:197-205.

Wilson CJ, Xu ZC, Emson PC, Feler C. (1990) Anatomical and physiological properties of the cortical and thalamic innervations of neostriatal tissue grafts. Prog. Brain Res. 82:417-426.


Wilson CJ, Park MR. (1989) Capacitance compensation and bridge balance in dendritic neurons. J. Neurosci. Meth. 27:51-75.

Xu ZC, Wilson CJ, Emson PC. (1989) Restoration of the corticostriatal projection in rat neostriatal grafts: Electron microscopic analysis. Neuroscience, 29:539-550.

Kawaguchi Y, Wilson CJ, Emson PC. (1989) Intracellular recording of identified neostriatal patch and matrix spiny cells in a slice preparation preserving cortical inputs. J. Neurophysiol., 62:1052-1068.

Chang HT, Wilson CJ. (1989) Anatomical analysis of electrophysiologically characterized neurons in the rat strio-pallidal system. In: Handbook of Chemical Neuroanatomy, Vol. 8., Neuronal Microcircuits. F Wouterlood and A. van den Pol(eds). Elsevier Press pp. 351-402.

Wilson CJ. (1989) The basal ganglia. In: The Synaptic Organization of the Brain., 3rd Edition G.M. Shepherd (ed) Oxford Press, pp279-316.


Wilson CJ. (1988) Cellular mechanisms controlling the strength of synapses. J. Electron Microscopic Technique, 10:293-313.

Armstrong WE, Wilson CJ, Gallagher MJ, Sladek CD.(1988) The relationship between firing rates of supraoptic neurons and vasopressin release in vitro. In: Vasopressin: Cellular and Integrative Functions. A.W. Cowley, J.-F. Liard and D.A. Ausiello,(eds). Raven Press, New York, pp. 355-361.


Wilson CJ, Murakami F, Katsumaru H, Tsukahara N. (1987) Dendritic and somatic appendages of identified rubrospinal neurons of the cat. Neuroscience 22:113-130.

Wilson CJ. (1987) Three dimensional analysis of neuronal geometry using HVEM. Journal of Electron Microscopic Technique, 6:175-183.

Wilson CJ. (1987) Morphology and synaptic connections of crossed corticostriatal neurons in the rat. J. Comp. Neurol. 263:567-580.

Penny GR, Wilson CJ, Kitai ST. (1987) Relationship of the axonal and dendritic geometry of spiny projection neurons to the compartmental organization of the neostriatum. J. Comp. Neurol., 269:275-289.


Wilson CJ. (1986) Postsynaptic potentials evoked in spiny neostriatal projection neurons by stimulation of ipsilateral or contralateral neocortex. Brain Res. 367:201-213.


Wilson CJ. (1984) Passive cable properties of dendritic spines and spiny neurons. J. Neurosci. 4:281-297.

Landry P, Wilson CJ, Kitai ST. (1984) Morphological and electrophysiological characteristics of pyramidal tract neurons in the rat. Exp. Brain Res. 57:177-190.


Wilson CJ, Groves PM, Kitai ST, Linder JC. (1983) Three-dimensional structure of dendritic spines in the rat neostriatum. J. Neurosci. 3:383-398.

Wilson CJ, Chang HT, Kitai ST. (1983) Origins of postsynaptic potentials evoked in spiny neostriatal projection neurons by thalamic stimulation in the rat. Exp. Brain Res. 51:217-226.

Wilson CJ, Chang HT, Kitai ST. (1983) Disfacilitation and long-lasting inhibition of neostriatal neurons in the rat. Exp. Brain Res. 51:227-2.


Payne K, Wilson CJ, Young S, Fifkova E, Groves PM. (1982) Evoked potentials and long-term potentiation in the mouse dentate gyrus following stimulation of the entorhinal cortex. Exp. Neurol. 75:134-148.

Wilson CJ, Chang HT, Kitai ST. (1982) Origins of post-synaptic potentials evoked in identified neostriatal neurons by stimulation in substantia nigra. Exp. Brain Res. 45:157-167. preprint(PDF, 2.6Mbyte)

Wilson CJ, Phelan KD. (1982) Dual topographic representation of neostriatum in the globus pallidus of rats. Brain Res. 243:354-359.

Chang HT, Wilson CJ, Kitai ST. (1982) A Golgi study of rat neostriatal neurons: Light microscopic analysis. J. Comp. Neurol. 208:107-126.

Kitai ST, Wilson CJ. (1982) Intracellular labelling of neurons in mammalian brain. In: Cytochemical Techniques in Neurobiology. S. Palay and V. Chan-Palay (eds) Alan R. Liss, New York, pp.533-549.


Wilson CJ, Groves PM. (1981) Spontaneous firing patterns of identified spiny neurons in the rat neostriatum. Brain Res. 220:67-80. preprint(PDF, 3.4Mbyte)

Chang HT, Wilson CJ, Kitai ST. (1981) Single neostriatal efferent axons in the globus pallidus: A light and electron microscopic study. Science 213:915-918.


Groves PM, Wilson CJ. (1980) Fine structure of rat locus coeruleus. J. Comp. Neurol. 193:841-852.

Groves PM, Wilson CJ. (1980) Monoaminergic presynaptic axons and dendrites in rat locus coeruleus seen in reconstructions of serial sections. J. Comp. Neurol. 193:853-862.

Wilson CJ, Groves PM. (1980) Fine structure and synaptic connections of the common spiny neuron of the rat neostriatum. J. Comp. Neurol. 194:599-615. preprint(PDF, 13.8Mbyte)

Groves PM, Staunton D, Wilson CJ, Young SJ. (1980) Sites of action of amphetamine intrinsic to catecholaminergic nuclei: Catecholaminergic presynaptic dendrites and axons. Prog. in Neuro-Psychopharmacol. 3:315.


Wilson CJ, Fenster GA, Young SJ, Groves PM. (1979) Haloperidol-induced alteration of post-firing inhibition in dopaminergic neurons of rat substantia nigra. Brain Res. 179:165-170.

Wilson CJ, Groves PM. (1979) A simple and rapid section embedding technique for sequential light and electron microscopic examination of individually-stained central neurons. J. Neurosci. Meth. 1:383-391.


Groves PM, Wilson CJ, MacGregor RJ. (1978) Neuronal interactions in the substantia nigra revealed by statistical analysis of neuronal spike trains. In: Interactions Among Putative Neurotransmitters in the Brain. S. Garattini, J.F. Pujol and R.Samanin (eds.) Raven Press, New York pp.19.

Groves PM, Young SJ, Wilson CJ. (1978) Nigro-striatal relations and the mechanism of action of amphetamine. In: Cholinergic-Monoaminergic Interactions in the Brain. L.L.Butcher (ed) Academic Press, New York pp. 177-210.


Juraska JM, Wilson CJ, Groves PM. (1977) The substantia nigra of the rat. A Golgi study. J. Comp. Neurol. 172:585-600.

Wilson CJ, Juraska JM, Groves PM. (1977) Alteration of the neuronal response to amphetamine in the neostriatum by pretreatment with a centrally acting anticholinergic. Neuropharmacology 16:455-461.

Wilson CJ, Young SJ, Groves PM. (1977) Statistical properties of neuronal spike trains in the substantia nigra: Cell types and their interactions. Brain Res. 136:243-260.

Wilson CJ, Groves PM, Fifkova E. (1977) Monoaminergic synapses including dendro-dendritic synapses in the rat substantia nigra. Exp. Brain Res. 30:161-174. preprint(PDF, 4.3Mbyte)


Groves PM, Young SJ, Wilson CJ. (1976) Self-inhibition by dopaminergc neurones: disruption by (+)-alpha-methyl-p-tyrosine pretreatment or anterior diencephalic lesions. Neuropharmacology 15:755-762. preprint(PDF, 3.5Mbyte)

Paden C, Wilson CJ, Groves PM. (1976) Amphetamine-induced release of dopamine from the substantia nigra in vitro. Life Sci. 19:1499-1506. preprint(PDF, 224Kbyte)

Groves PM, Wilson CJ, Miller SW. (1976) Habituation of the acoustic startle response: A neural systems analysis of habituation in the intact animal. Advances in Psychobiology 3:327-379.


Groves PM, Wilson CJ, Young SJ, Rebec GV. (1975) Self-inhibition by dopaminergic neurons. Science 190:522-529.  preprint(PDF, 1.5Mbyte)


Groves PM, Wilson CJ, Boyle RD. (1973) Brain stem pathways, cortical modulation and habituation of the acoustic startle response. Behav. Biol. 10:391-418.

Wilson CJ, Groves PM. (1973) Refractory period and habituation of the acoustic startle response. J. Comp. Physiol. Psych. 83:492-498. preprint(PDF, 188Kbyte)


Wilson CJ, Groves PM. (1972) Measurement of acoustic startle response in mice. Behav. Res. Meth. & Instru. 4:13-14. preprint(PDF, 756Kbyte)

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