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Telephone: +353-1-896 4829

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Email: tsanovm@tcd.ie

 

Papers:

Mamad O, Agaby B, Strumpp L, Reilly R.B, Tsanov M. (2018) Extra-field activity shifts the place field center of mass to encode aversion experience, eNeuro, in press

Mamad O, Islam MN, Cunningham C, Tsanov M. (2018) Differential response of hippocampal and prefrontal oscillations to systemic LPS application. Brain Res, 1681:64-74.

Mamad O, Stumpp L, McNamara HM, Ramakrishnan C, Deisseroth K, Reilly RB, Tsanov M. (2017) Place field assembly distribution encodes preferred locations. PLoS Biol. 15(9):e2002365

Nature Index

PLOS Biology Tsanov

Mamad O, McNamara H, Reilly R.B., Tsanov M. (2015) Medial septum regulates the hippocampal spatial representation. Frontiers Behav Neurosci, 9:166.

Tsanov M, Chah E, Noor M.S, Egan C, Reilly R.B., Aggleton J.P, Erichsen J.T, Vann S.D, O’Mara, S. M. (2014) The irregular firing properties of thalamic head direction cells mediate turn-specific modulation of the directional tuning curve. J Neurophysiology 112(9):2316-31

Tsanov M, Chah E, Reilly R.B., O’Mara, S. M. (2014) Respiratory cycle entrainment of septal neurons mediates the fast coupling of sniffing rate and hippocampal theta rhythm. Eur J Neurosci. 39:(6)957-974.

Wang B.W, Hok V, Della-Chiesa A, Callaghan C, Barlow S, Tsanov M, Bechara R, Irving E, Virley D.J, Upton N, O'Mara S.M. (2012) Rosiglitazone enhances learning, place cell activity, and synaptic plasticity in middle-aged rats. Neurobiol Aging 33(4):835.e13-30

Tsanov M, Chah E, Vann S.D, Reilly R.B., Erichsen J.T, Aggleton J.P, O’Mara, S. M. (2011) Theta-modulated head direction cells in the rat anterior thalamus. J Neurosci. 31:(26)9489-502.

Tsanov M, Wright, N, Vann S.D, Erichsen J.T, Aggleton J.P, O’Mara, S. M. (2011) Hippocampal inputs mediate theta-related plasticity in anterior thalamus. Neuroscience 187:52-62

Tsanov M, Chah E, Wright, N, Vann S.D, Reilly R.B., Erichsen J.T, Aggleton J.P, O’Mara, S. M. (2011) Oscillatory entrainment of thalamic neurons by theta rhythm in freely-moving rats. J Neurophysiology, 105:(1)4-17.

Tsanov M, Lyons D.G, Barlow S, González Reyes R.E, O'Mara S.M. (2010) The psychostimulant modafinil facilitates water maze performance and augments synaptic potentiation in dentate gyrus. Neuropharmacology, 59:(1-2)9-19.

Tsanov M, Vann S.D, Erichsen J.T, Wright, N. Aggleton J.P, O’Mara, S. M. (2011) Differential regulation of synaptic plasticity of the hippocampal and hypothalamic inputs to the anterior thalamus. Hippocampus, 21(1):1-8. Incl. Cover Figure for Hippocampus, Vol. 21, Issue 1:

Cover Image Hippocampus

Tsanov M., and Manahan-Vaughan D. (2009) Visual cortex plasticity evokes excitatory alterations in the hippocampus. Front Integr Neurosci. 3:32 Epub 2009.

Tsanov M., and Manahan-Vaughan D. (2009) Synaptic plasticity in the adult visual cortex is regulated by the metabotropic glutamate receptor, mGLUR5. Exp Brain Res in press

Tsanov M., and Manahan-Vaughan D. (2009) Long-term plasticity is proportional to theta-activity.  PLoS One 9;4(6):e5850

Tsanov M., and Manahan-Vaughan D. (2007) Intrinsic, light-independent and visual activity-dependent mechanisms cooperate in the shaping of the field response in rat visual cortex. J Neurosci. 27(31):8422-9.  

Tsanov M., and Manahan-Vaughan D.  (2007) The adult visual cortex expresses dynamic synaptic plasticity that is driven by the light/dark cycle. J Neurosci. 27(31):8414-21.  

Naie K, Tsanov M, and Manahan-Vaughan D.  (2007) Group I metabotropic glutamate receptors enable two distinct forms of long-term depression in the rat dentate gyrus in vivo. Eur J Neurosci. 25(11):3264-75.

Reviews:

Tsanov M, (2017) Differential and complementary roles of medial and lateral septum in the orchestration of limbic oscillations. Eur J Neurosci. doi: 10.1111/ejn.13746

Tsanov M, (2017) Speed and Oscillations: Medial Septum Integration of Attention and Navigation. Front Syst Neurosci. doi: 10.3389/fnsys.2017.00067.

Tsanov M, (2015) Septo-hippocampal signal processing: breaking the code. Prog Brain Res. 219:103-20.

Tsanov M, O’Mara, S. M. (2014) Decoding signal processing in thalamo-hippocampal circuitry: implications for theories of memory and spatial processing. Brain Res. 1621: 368-379

Jankowski M.M, Ronnqvist K.C, Tsanov M, Vann S.D, Wright N.F, Erichsen J.T, Aggleton J.P, O'Mara S.M. (2013) The anterior thalamus provides a subcortical circuit supporting memory and spatial navigation. Front Syst Neurosci. 2013 Aug 30;7:45. eCollection.

Aggleton J.P, O’Mara, S. M., Vann S.D, Wright, N., Tsanov M, Erichsen J.T, (2010) Hippocampal-anterior thalamic pathways for memory: uncovering a network of direct and indirect actions. Eur J Neurosci. 31(12):2292-307.

Tsanov, M., and Manahan-Vaughan, D.  (2008) Synaptic plasticity from visual cortex to hippocampus: systems integration in spatial information processing. The Neuroscientist.14(6):584-97.

Book Chapters:

Tsanov M, (2017) Extracellular recordings in subcortical limbic structures in vivo. Handbook of In Vivo Neural Plasticity Techniques. Elsevier.

Handbook of In Vivo Neural Plasticity Techniques

O’Mara, S. M. and Tsanov M, (2015) The Connected Hippocampus. Prog Brain Res. 219 : xiii-xiv.

The Connected Hippocampus PBR

Tsanov, M., Brotons-Mas, J. R, Sanchez-Vives, M. V., O'Mara, S. M. (2008) Synaptic plasticity and mnemonic encoding by hippocampal formation place cells. Synaptic plasticity: New Research. Nova Science Publishers; ed. Kaiser, T.F. & Peters, F.J.

Nova Science Publishers

Abstracts and Presentations:

Mamad O, Tsanov M. (2018) Extra-field activity shifts the place field center of mass to encode aversion experience. FENS Forum Berlin, Germany, Abstr. In press.

Mamad O, Tsanov M (2017) Brain-computer interface relates hippocampal spatial reconfiguration to the encoding of aversion experience. SFN Washington DC.

Mamad O, Stummp L, McNamara H, Tsanov M (2016) Pattern separation and field repetition emerge as complementary mechanisms in dopamine-dependent place field remapping. FENS Forum Copenhagen, Denmark, Abstr.

Tsanov M. (2016) Dopaminergic activation determines the direction of place field plasticity in rats. 3rd International Workshop for Optogenetics, Freiburg, Germany.

Tsanov M, Mamad O (2014) Differential regulation of cholinergic and dopaminergic systems on hippocampal place field properties. Soc Neurosci Washington DC, Abstr., 463.424

McNamara H.M., Reilly R.B., Tsanov M. (2014) Medial septum regulates the spatial properties of hippocampal place fields. Spitsbergen, 2014: Neural Networks in the Arctic.

Tsanov M. (2013) The bursting properties of thalamic head direction cells mediate turn-specific modulation of the directional tuning curve. Stresa, Neurobiology of Action, ESF-FENS Conference

Neurobiology of Action

Tsanov M., Chah E. Reilly R.B., O’Mara, S. M. (2012) Role of medial septum in the synchronization of hippocampal activity with the perception of olfactory information. Soc Neurosci New Orleans, 834.13 Nanosymposium

Steinemann N.A., Tsanov M., Reilly R.B., O’Mara, S. M. (2012) Assessing attractor models as a mean to explain sense of head-direction during sleep in rodents. FENS Forum Barcelona, Abstr., G14-4368

Strauch C., Munafo C., Tsanov M., Manahan-Vaughan, D. (2012) Comparison of synaptic plasticity elicited in two distinct sensory cortices of adult freely behaving rats. FENS Forum Barcelona, Abstr., F36-2813

Tsanov M., Chah E, Wright, N, Vann S.D, Reilly R.B., Erichsen J.T, Aggleton J.P, O’Mara, S. M. (2011) Theta modulation of the head-direction cells in the rat anterior thalamus. Soc Neurosci Washington DC, Abstr., 938.22

Tsanov M., Chah E, Wright, N, Vann S.D, Reilly R.B., Erichsen J.T, Aggleton J.P, O’Mara, S. M. (2010) Theta unit-induced thalamic oscillations are conditioned by descending hippocampal inputs. Soc Neurosci San Diego, Abstr., 44.8

Tsanov, M., and Manahan-Vaughan, D. (2007) Theta frequency-induced bursting of dentate gyrus cells correlates with long-term synaptic plasticity. British Neuroscience Association, Harrogate, oral commun, 25.05

Tsanov, M., and Manahan-Vaughan, D. (2006) Visual cortex plasticity parallels theta-frequency stimulation-induced synaptic alterations in dentate gyrus. Soc Neurosci Atlanta, Abstr., 731.4

Tsanov, M., and Manahan-Vaughan, D. (2006) Synaptic plasticity in the visual cortex influences excitability and plasticity of dentate gyrus granule cells in freely moving rats. FENS Forum, Vienn,. Abstr., A049.21

Tsanov, M., and Manahan-Vaughan, D. (2005) Diurnal light- and dark-exposure regulates the frequency-dependence of synaptic plasticity in the rat visual cortex in association with circadian rhythms. NRW NEURO-VISIONEN 2005, Düsseldorf; Abstr. Neurovisions 2005. K. Hossmann, ed. Awarded with a poster prize.

Tsanov, M., and Manahan-Vaughan, D. (2005) Luminosity-dependent circadian modification of synaptic strength in the visual cortex of freely behaving rats. European Brain and Behaviour Society, Dublin, Abstr. in press

Tsanov, M., and Manahan-Vaughan, D. (2004) NMDA-receptor activity contributes to group I metabotropic receptor-mediated chemical long-term depression in the dentate gyrus in vivo. Soc Neurosci, San Diego, Abstr., 510.11


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