Michael Stryker’s publications in reverse chronological order, with links to open access copies.


Original Research Papers, followed by Chapters, Reviews and Opinion:


Dyballa L, Rudzite AM, Hoseini MS, Thapa M, Stryker MP, Field GD, Zucker SW.  (2024) Population encoding of stimulus features along the visual hierarchy.  Proc Nat. Acad. Sci. USA 121: e2317773121. doi: 10.1073/pnas.2317773121    Preprint at at bioRxiv 2023.06.27.545450.

Mancia Leon WR, Steffen DM, Dale-Huang F, Rakela B, Breevoort A, Romero-Rodriguez R, Hasenstaub AR, Stryker MP, Weiner JA, Alvarez-Buylla A. (2024) The clustered gamma protocadherin Pcdhγc4 isoform regulates cortical interneuron programmed cell death in the mouse cortex.  Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA 121: e2313596120.  doi: 10.1073/pnas.231359612 Preprint at bioRxiv. 2023.02.03.526887. doi: 10.1101/2023.02.03.526887.

Dadarlat, M.C., Sun, Y.J. and Stryker, M.P. (2023) Activity-dependent recruitment of inhibition and excitation in the awake mammalian cortex during electrical stimulation.  Neuron. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2023.11.022. PMID: 38134920   Preprint at bioRxiv doi: 10.1101/2022.06.03.494729

Xin W, Kaneko M, Roth RH, Zhang A, Nocera S, Ding JB, Stryker MP, Chan JR. Adolescent oligodendrogenesis and myelination restrict experience-dependent neuronal plasticity in the adult visual cortex. bioRxiv 2023.09.29.560231  doi: https://doi.org/10.1101/2023.09.29.560231

Kaneko M,  Hoseini MS,  Waschek JA,  Stryker MP (2023) Stimulus-specific enhancement of responses in mouse primary visual cortex mediated by GABA release from VIP cells.  bioRxiv 2023.06.19.54564. 2023.02.03.526887. doi: 10.1101/2023.06.19.545641.

Antonini, A., Harris, S.L., and Stryker, M.P. (2023) Neurotrophin NT-4/5 Promotes Structural Changes in Neurons of the Developing Visual Cortex.  bioRxiv 2023.12.20.572693v1.  doi:10.1101/2023.12.20.572693. PMID: 38187745

Kaneko, M. and Stryker M.P. (2023) Production of brain-derived neurotrophic factor gates plasticity in developing visual cortex. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA 2023 120(3):e2214833120. doi: 10.1073/pnas.2214833120. 

Frias, E.S., Hoseini, M.S., Krukowski,K., Paladini, M.S., Grue, K., Ureta, G., Rienecker, K.D.A., Walter, P., Stryker, M.P., and Rosi, S. (2022) Aberrant cortical spine dynamics after concussive injury are reversed by integrated stress response inhibition. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA 119(42):e2209427119. doi: 10.1073/pnas.2209427119.

Hoseini*, M.S., Higashikubo*, B., Cho, F.S., Chang, A.S., Clemente-Perez, A., Lew, I., Stryker, M.P., and Paz, J. T. (2021) Somatostatin-positive neurons in the reticular thalamus modulate gamma rhythms and visual information in mouse V1. (*co-first authors)  eLife 2021;10:e61437. https://doi.org/10.7554/eLife.61437.

Mancia, W., Spatazza, J., Rakela, B., Chatterjee, A., Pande, V., Maniatis,T. Hasenstaub, A.R., Stryker, M.P., and Alvarez-Buylla, A. (2020) Clustered gamma-protocadherins regulate cortical interneuron programmed cell death. eLife 2020;9:e55374 PMID: 32633719. https://doi.org/10.7554/eLife.55374.   

Sun* Y.J., Espinosa*, J.S., Hoseini, M.S., and Stryker M.P. (2019) Experience-dependent structural plasticity at pre- and postsynaptic sites of layer 2/3 cells in developing visual cortex. (*co-first authors) Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA 116:21812-21820. PMID: 31591211 PMCID: PMC6815154. PDF.

Hoseini, M.S., Rakela, B., Flores-Ramirez, Q., Hasenstaub, A.R., Alvarez-Buylla, A. and Stryker, M.P.  (2019) Transplanted cells are essential for the induction but not the expression of cortical plasticity. Journal of Neuroscience  39:7529-7538 doi: 10.1523/jneurosci.1430-19.2019.

Priya*, R., Rakela*, B., Kaneko*, M., Spatazza*, J., , Larimer, P., Hoseini, M.S., Hasenstaub, A.R.,  Alvarez-Buylla, A., and Stryker, M.P.  (2019)  Vesicular GABA transporter is necessary for transplant-induced critical period plasticity in mouse visual cortex.  Journal of Neuroscience 39: 2635-2648 (*co-first authors) PMC6445995. PDF.

Dadarlat M.C., Sun Y., Stryker M.P. (2019) Widespread activation of awake mouse cortex by electrical stimulation. 9th International IEEE EMBS Conference on Neural Engineering, San Francisco, CA, USA, IEEE Xplore 1113-1117. doi:10.1109/NER.2019.8716956 PMCID in process.   NIHMSID: 1037678. PDF.

Dyballa*, L., Hoseini*, M.S., Dadarlat, M.C., Zucker, S.W. and Stryker, M.P. (2018) Flow stimuli reveal ecologically-appropriate responses in mouse visual cortex.  Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA. 115:11304-11309  (* co-first authors)  PMC6217439. PDF.

Stryker, M.P. and Löwel S. (2018) Amblyopia: New molecular/pharmacological and environmental approaches.  Visual Neurosci. 2018 Jan;35:E018.  PMC6044412. PDF.

Larimer, P., Spatazza, J.,  Stryker, M.P., Alvarez-Buylla, A., Hasenstaub, A.R.  (2017)  Development and long-term integration of MGE-lineage cortical interneurons in the heterochronic environment.  J. Neurophysiol.  118:131-139. PMC5494369. PDF.

Kaneko, M., Fu Y., and Stryker, M.P. (2017) Locomotion induces stimulus-specific response enhancement in adult visual cortex. J. Neurosci. 37:3532-3543. PMID 28258167. PMC5373133. PDF.

Dadarlat, M.C., and Stryker, M.P. (2017) Locomotion enhances neural encoding of visual stimuli in mouse V1. J. Neurosci. 37: 3764-3775.  PMID 28264980.  PMC5394894. PDF.

Kaneko, M. and Stryker, M.P (2017) Homeostatic plasticity mechanisms in mouse V1. Phil. Trans. Roy. Soc. Lond. B 372 (1715):  PMID:28093561 [PMC5247599 Available on 2018-03-05]. PDF.

Larimer, P., Spatazza, J., Espinosa, J.S., Tang, Y., Kaneko, M., Hasenstaub, A., Stryker, M.P., Alvarez-Buylla, A.  (2016)  Caudal ganglionic eminence precursor transplants disperse and integrate as lineage-specific interneurons but do not induce cortical plasticity.  Cell Reports 16: 1–14.  PMC5047519. PDF.

Zembrzycki, A., Stocker, A.M., Leingärtner, A., Sahara, S., Chou, S.-J., Kalatsky, V., May, S.R., Stryker, M.P., and O’Leary, D.D.M. (2015) Genetic mechanisms control the linear scaling between related cortical primary and higher order sensory areas. eLife 2015;10.7554/eLife.11416.  PMC4739755. https://doi.org/10.7554/eLife.11416.

Owens, M.T., Feldheim, D.A., Stryker, M.P. and Triplett, J.W. (2015) Stochastic interaction between neural activity and molecular cues in the formation of topographic maps. Neuron 87: 1261–1273. PMC4583656. PDF.

Fu, Y., Kaneko, M., Tang, Y., Alvarez-Buylla, A. and Stryker, M.P. (2015) A cortical disinhibitory circuit for enhancing adult plasticity.   eLife 2015;10.7554/eLife.05558. PMC4337686. https://doi.org/10.7554%2FeLife.05558.

Tang, Y., Stryker, M.P., Alvarez-Buylla, A., and Espinosa, J.S. (2014) Cortical plasticity induced by transplantation of embryonic somatostatin or parvalbumin interneurons.  Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA 111:18339-18344.  PMC4280644. PDF.

Toyoizumi, T., Kaneko, M., Stryker, M.P. and Miller, K.D. (2014)  Modeling the dynamic interaction of Hebbian and homeostatic plasticity.  Neuron 84: 497–510. PMC4223656. PDF.

Lee, A.M,  Hoy, J.L., Bonci, A., Wilbrecht, L.,  Stryker,M.P., and Niell, C.M. (2014) Identification of a brainstem circuit regulating visual cortical state in parallel with locomotion. Neuron 83: 455-466.  PMC4151326. PDF.

Kaneko, M. and Stryker, M.P (2014) Sensory experience during locomotion promotes recovery of function in adult visual cortex.  eLife  2014;3:e02798  PMC4070284. https://doi.org/10.7554%2FeLife.02798.

Fu, Y., Tucciarone, J., Espinosa, J.S., Sheng, N., Darcy, D., Nicoll, R.A., Huang, Z.J., and Stryker, M.P. (2014) A cortical circuit for gain control by behavioral state.  Cell  156: 1139–1152. PMC4041382. PDF.

Kaneko, M., Xie, Y., An, J.J.,  Stryker, M.P., and Xu B. (2012) Dendritic BDNF synthesis is required for late-phase spine maturation and recovery of cortical responses following sensory deprivation.   J. Neurosci.  32: 4790-4802. PMC3356781. PDF.

Kaneko, M., Cheetham, C.E.J.,  Lee, Y.-S., Silva, A.J., Stryker, M.P., and Fox, K.  (2010) Constitutively active H-ras accelerates multiple forms of plasticity in developing visual cortex. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA 107: 19026-19031. PMC2973899. PDF.

Niell, C.M.and Stryker, M.P. (2010) Modulation of visual responses by behavioral state in mouse visual cortex.  Neuron 65: 472-479. PMC3184003. PDF.  

Sato, M., Stryker, M.P. (2010) Genomic imprinting of experience-dependent cortical plasticity by the ubiquitin ligase gene Ube3a.  Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA 107: 5611-5616. PMC2851788. PDF.

Southwell, D.G., Froemke, R.C., Alvarez-Buylla, A., Stryker, M.P., Gandhi, S.P.  (2010)  Cortical plasticity induced by inhibitory neuron transplantation.  Science 237: 1145-1148. PMC3164148. PDF.

Failor, S., Nguyen, V., Darcy, D.P., Cang, J., Wendland, M.F., Stryker, M.P., and McQuillen, P.S. (2010) Neonatal cerebral hypoxia ischemia impairs plasticity in rat visual cortex.  J. Neurosci. 30: 81-92. PMC2822440. PDF.

Triplett, J.W., Owens, M.T., Yamada, J., Lemke, G., Cang, J., Stryker, M.P. and Feldheim, D.A. (2009)  Retinal input instructs alignment of visual topographic maps.  Cell, 139: 175-185. PMC2814139. PDF.

Cang, J.C., Wang, L., Stryker, M.P., and Feldheim, D.A. (2008) Roles of ephrin-As and structured activity in the development of functional maps in the superior colliculus.  J. Neurosci.  28: 11015-11023. PMC2588436. PDF.

Gandhi, S.P., Yanagawa, Y., and Stryker, M.P. (2008) Delayed plasticity of inhibitory neurons in developing visual cortex.  Proc Nat Acad Sci USA, 105: 16797-16802. PMC2575499. PDF.

Sato, M., Stryker, M.P. (2008) Distinctive features of adult ocular dominance plasticity.  J. Neurosci.  28 :10278-10286. PMC2851628. PDF.

Niell, C.M.and Stryker, M.P. (2008) Highly selective receptive fields in mouse visual cortex.  J. Neurosci 28: 7520-7536. PMC3040721. PDF.

Kaneko, M., Stellwagen, D., Malenka, R.C. and Stryker, M.P. (2008) TNFα mediates one component of competitive, experience-dependent plasticity in developing visual cortex.  Neuron 58: 673-680. PMC2884387. PDF.

Sharpee, T.O., Miller, K.D. and Stryker, M.P. (2008) On the importance of the static nonlinearity in estimating spatiotemporal neural filters with natural stimuli. J Neurophysiol.  99: 2496-509. doi:10.1152/jn.01397.2007. PMC2877595. PDF.

Kaneko, M., Hanover, J.L. England, P.M. and Stryker, M.P. (2008) TrkB kinase required for recovery but not loss of cortical responses following monocular deprivation.  Nature Neuroscience  11: 497-504. PMC2413329. PDF.

Cang*, J.C., Niell*, C.M., Liu, X., Pfeiffenberger, C., Feldheim, D.A. and Stryker, M.P., (2008) Selective Disruption of One Cartesian Axis of Cortical Maps and Receptive Fields by Deficiency in Ephrin-As and Structured Activity.  (* co-first authors). Neuron 57: 511-523. PMC2413327. PDF.

Jin, J.Z., Weng, C., Yeh, C.I., Gordon, J.A., Ruthazer, E.S.,  Stryker, M.P., Swadlow, H.A. and Alonso, J.M.  (2008)   ON and OFF domains of geniculate afferents in cat primary visual cortex.  Nature Neuroscience 11: 88-94. PMC2556869. PDF.

Sharpee, T.O., Sugihara, H., Kurgansky, A.V., Rebrik, S.P., Stryker, M.P. and Miller, K.D. (2006) Adaptive neural filtering enhances information transmission in visual cortex. Nature 439: 936-942. PMC2562720. PDF.

Renteria, R.C., Tian N., Cang J., Nakanishi S., Stryker M.P., Copenhagen D.R.  (2006)  Intrinsic ON responses of the retinal OFF pathway are suppressed by the ON pathway.  J. Neurosci. 26: 11857-11869. PMC2553694. PDF. 

Dadvand, L, Stryker, M.P. and Frank, M.G.  (2006)  Sleep Does Not Enhance the Recovery of Deprived Eye Responses in Developing Visual Cortex. Neuroscience 143:815-826. PMC1832163. PDF.

Lee, T.T., Levi, O., Cang, J., Kaneko, M., Stryker, M.P., Smith, S.J., Shenoy, K.V., Harris, J.S. (2006) Integrated semiconductor optical sensors for chronic, minimally-invasive imaging of brain function; Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. EMBS '06. 28th Annual International Conference of the IEEE, Aug. 2006, pp 1025-1028. PMC2562279. PDF.

Cang, J.C., Renteria, R.C.,  Kaneko, M.., Liu, X., Copenhagen, D.R. and  Stryker, M.P. (2005)  Development of precise maps in visual cortex requires patterned spontaneous activity in the retina.  Neuron 48: 577-589. PMC2562716. PDF.

Taha, S. and Stryker, M.P. (2005) Ocular dominance plasticity is stably maintained in the absence of αCaMKII autophosphorylation.  Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA 102: 16438–16442. PMC1283462. PDF.

Cang*, J.C., Kaneko*, M., Yamada, J., Woods, G., Stryker, M.P., and Feldheim, D.A. (2005) Ephrin-As Guide the Formation of Functional Maps in the Visual Cortex (* co-first authors). Neuron 48: 577-589. PMC2424263. PDF.

Kalatsky, V. A., Polley, D.B., Merzenich, M.M.,  Schreiner, C.E. and Stryker, M.P. (2005) Fine functional organization of auditory cortex revealed by Fourier optical imaging.  Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA 102: 13325-13330. PMC1201601. PDF.

Cang, J.C., Kalatsky, V.A., Löwel, S. and  Stryker, M.P. (2005) Optical Imaging of the Intrinsic Signal as a Measure of Cortical Plasticity in the Mouse.  Visual Neuroscience 22: 685-691. PMC2553096. PDF.

Sharpee, T., Sugihara, H., Kurgansky, A.V., Rebrik, S., Stryker, M. P and Miller, K.D. (2004) Probing feature selectivity of neurons in primary visual cortex with natural stimuli.  Proc SPIE 5467: 212-222. PMC2467477. PDF.

Hensch, T.K. and Stryker, M.P. (2004) Columnar architecture sculpted by GABA circuits in developing cat visual cortex.  Science 303: 1678-1681. PMC2562723. PDF.

Kalatsky, V. A. and Stryker, M.P. (2003) New paradigm for optical imaging. Temporally encoded maps of intrinsic signal.  Neuron 38:529-545.  PMID: 12765606. PDF.

Frank, M.G., Stryker, M.P., and Tecott, L.H. (2002) Sleep and sleep homeostasis in mice lacking the 5-HT2c receptor. Neuropsychopharmacology 27: 869-873. PMID: 12431861. https://doi.org/10.1016/s0893-133x(02)00353-6.

Taha, S.,  Hanover , J.L., Silva, A.J., and Stryker, M.P.  (2002) Autophosphorylation of αCaMKII is required for ocular dominance plasticity.  Neuron 36: 483-491. PMID: 12408850. PDF.

Taha, S. and Stryker, M.P. (2002) Rapid ocular dominance plasticity requires cortical, but not geniculate, protein synthesis.   Neuron 34: 425-436.  PMID: 11988173. PDF.

Silver, M.A., Fagiolini, M., Gillespie, D., Howe, C.L. and Stryker, M.P.  (2001) Infusion of nerve growth factor (NGF) into kitten visual cortex increases immunoreactivity for NGF, NGF receptors, and choline acetyltransferase in basal forebrain without affecting ocular dominance plasticity or column development.  Neuroscience 108: 569-585. PMC2452995. PDF.

Pham, T.A., Rubenstein, J.L.R., Silva, A.J. and Stryker, M.P. (2001)  The CRE/CREB transcriptional pathway is transiently expressed in thalamic circuit development and contributes to refinement of retinogeniculate axons.   Neuron 31: 409-420. PMID:11516398. PDF.

Silver, M.A. and Stryker, M.P.  (2001) TrkB-like immunoreactivity is present on geniculocortical afferents in layer IV of kitten primary visual cortex.  J. Comp Neurol. 436: 391-398. PMC2553095. PDF.

Trachtenberg, J.T. and Stryker, M.P.  (2001) Rapid anatomical plasticity of horizontal connections in developing visual cortex.  J. Neurosci. 21: 3476-3482. PMC2452996. PDF.

Frank, M.G., Issa, N.P. and Stryker, M.P. (2001)  Sleep enhances plasticity in the developing visual cortex. Neuron 30: 275-287. PMID:11343661. PDF.

Crair, M.C., Horton, J.H., Antonini, A., and Stryker, M.P.  (2001) Emergence of ocular dominance columns in cat visual cortex by 2 weeks of age.  J. Comp Neurol.  430: 235-249.    PMC2412906. PDF.

Gillespie, D.C., Crair, M.C., and Stryker, M.P. (2000)  Neurotrophin-4/5 alters responses and blocks the effect of monocular deprivation in cat visual cortex during the critical period.   J. Neurosci.  20:9174-9186. PMC2412905. PDF.

Issa, N.P., Trepel, C. and Stryker, M.P. (2000) Spatial frequency maps in cat visual cortex. J.Neurosci. 20:8504-8514. PMC2412904. PDF.  

Silver, M.A. and Stryker, M.P.  (2000)  Distributions of synaptic vesicle proteins and GAD65 in deprived and nondeprived ocular dominance columns in layer IV of kitten visual cortex are unaffected by monocular deprivation.  J. Comp. Neurol. 422:652-664. PMC2412910. PDF.

Xu, B., Zang, K., Ruff, N.L., Zhang, Y.A., McConnell, S.K, Stryker, M.P. and Reichardt, L.F. (2000) Cortical Degeneration in the Absence of Neurotrophin Signaling in the Adult Neocortex. Dendritic Retraction and Neuronal Loss after Removal of TrkB. Neuron 26:233-245.  http://www.neuron.org/cgi/content/full/26/1/233. PMID: 10798407. PDF.

Trachtenberg, J.T., Trepel, C. and Stryker, M.P.  (2000) Rapid extragranular plasticity in the absence of thalamocortical plasticity in the developing primary visual cortex. Science 287: 2029-2032. PMC2412909. PDF.

Silver, M.A. and Stryker, M.P.  (2000)  A method for measuring colocalization of presynaptic markers with anatomically labeled axons using double label immunoflourescence and confocal microscopy.  J. Neurosci. Meth. 94: 205-215. PMID: 10661840. PDF.  

Silver, M.A. and Stryker, M.P.  (1999)  Synaptic density in geniculocortical afferents remains constant following monocular deprivation in the cat.  J. Neurosci. 19: 10829-10842. PMC2413137. PDF.

Hanover, J., Huang, ZJ., Tonegawa, S., and Stryker, M.P. (1999)  BDNF overexpression induces precocious critical period in mouse visual cortex.  J. Neurosci. 19:RC40,1-5.  PMC2424259. PDF.

Issa, N.P., Trachtenberg, J., Chapman, B., Zahs, K.R. and Stryker, M.P.  (1999)  The critical period for ocular dominance plasticity the ferret’s visual cortex. J. Neurosci. 19: 6965-6978.  PMC2413141. PDF.

Antonini, A., Fagiolini, M. and Stryker, M.P.  (1999)  Anatomical correlates of functional plasticity in mouse visual cortex.  J. Neurosci. 19: 4388-4406. PMC2452998. PDF.

Hata, Y., Tsumoto, T., and Stryker, M.P. (1999)  Selective pruning of more active afferents when cat visual cortex is pharmacologically inhibited.  Neuron 22: 375-381. PMID: 10069342. PDF.

Pham, T., Impey, S., Storm, D.R. and Stryker, M.P. (1999)  CRE-mediated gene transcription in neocortical neuronal plasticity during the developmental critical period. Neuron 22: 63-72. PMID: 10027290. PDF.

Ruthazer, E.S., Baker, G.E. and Stryker, M.P. (1999)  Development and organization of ocular dominance bands in primary visual cortex of the sable ferret. J. Comp. Neurol. 407 : 151-165.    PMC2453001. PDF.

Hensch, T.K., Fagiolini, M., Mataga, N., Stryker, M.P., Baekkeskov, S., Kash, S.F.  (1998)  Local GABA circuit control of experience-dependent plasticity in developing visual cortex. Science 282: 1504-1508. PMC2851625. PDF.

Antonini, A., Gillespie, D.C., Crair, M.C.  and Stryker, M.P.  (1998)  Morphology of single geniculocortical afferents and functional recovery of the visual cortex after reverse monocular deprivation in the kitten.  J. Neurosci. 18: 9896-9909.    PMC2452997. PDF.

Antonini, A. and Stryker, M.P.  (1998)  Effect of sensory disuse on geniculate afferents to cat visual cortex. Visual Neurosci. 15: 401-409. PMC2430473. PDF.

Hensch, T.K., Gordon, J.A., Brandon, E.P., McKnight, G.S., Idzerda, R.L. and Stryker, M.P. (1998)  Comparison of plasticity in vivo and in vitro developing visual cortex of normal and PKA R1b-deficient mice. J. Neurosci. 18: 2108-2117. PMC2553093. PDF.

Crair, M.C., Gillespie, D.C., and Stryker, M.P. (1998)  The role of visual experience in the development of columns in cat visual cortex.  Science 279: 566-570. PMC2453000. PDF.

Crair, M.C., Ruthazer, E.S., Gillespie, D.C., and Stryker, M.P. (1997)  Relationship between ocular dominance and orientation maps in visual cortex of monocularly deprived cats. Neuron 19: 307-318. PMID: 9292721. PDF.

Campbell, G., Ramoa, A., Stryker, M., and Shatz, C.  (1997)  Dendritic development of retinal ganglion cells after prenatal intracranial infusion of tetrodotoxin. Visual Neurosci. 14: 779-788. PMID: 9279005. PDF.

Crair, M.C., Ruthazer, E.S., Gillespie, D.C., and Stryker, M.P. (1997)  Ocular dominance peaks at pinwheel center singularities of the orientation map in cat visual cortex. J. Neurophysiol.  77:  3381-3385. PMID: 9212282. PDF.

Gordon, J.A, Hensch, T.K., and Stryker, M.P. (1996)  Plasticity of the developing visual cortex in normal and mutant mice.  pp. 169-180 in Gene targeting and new developments in neurobiology, S. Nakanishi, ed. (Tokyo: Japan Scientific Societies Press). PDF.

Ruthazer, E.S and Stryker, M.P.  (1996)  The role of activity in the development of long-range horizontal connections in area 17 of the ferret.  J. Neurosci. 16:  7253-7269.  PMID: 8929433. PDF.

Chapman, B., Stryker, M.P., and Bonhoeffer, T. (1996) Development of Orientation Preference Maps in Ferret Primary Visual Cortex. J. Neurosci. 16:6443-6453. PMC2669086. PDF.

Gordon, J.A., Cioffi, D., Silva, A.J., and Stryker, M.P. (1996) Deficient plasticity in the primary visual cortex of a-calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II mutant mice. Neuron 17:731-741. PMID: 8816712. PDF.

Ruthazer, E.S., Gillespie, D.C., Dawson, T.M., Snyder, S.H., and Stryker, M.P.  (1996)  Inhibition of nitric oxide synthase does not prevent ocular dominance plasticity in kitten visual cortex.  J. Physiol. 494: 519-527. PMC1160652. PDF.

Hensch, T.K. and Stryker, M.P.  (1996)  Ocular Dominance Plasticity Under Metabotropic Glutamate Receptor Blockade.  Science, 272:  554-557. PMID: 8614806. PDF.

Gordon, J.A. and Stryker, M.P. (1996)  Experience-dependent plasticity of binocular responses in the primary visual cortex of the mouse.  J. N.eurosci., 16: 3274-3286. PMID:8627365. PDF.

Antonini, A. and Stryker, M.P.  (1996)  Plasticity of geniculocortical afferents following brief or prolonged monocular occlusion in the cat.  J. Comp. Neur., 369:  64-88. PMID:8723703. PDF.

Hata, Y. and Stryker, M.P. (1994) Control of thalamocortical afferent rearrangement by postsynaptic activity in developing visual cortex. Science, 265:  1732-1735. PMID: 8085163. PDF.

Dubuc, B. Zucker, S.W. and Stryker, M.P. (1994) Complexity maps reveal clusters in neuronal arborizations.  Fractals, 2:  297-301. PDF.

Chapman, B. and Stryker, M.P. (1993) Development of orientation selectivity in ferret visual cortex and effects of deprivation.   J. Neurosci. 13: 5251-5262. PMID: 8254372. PDF.

Antonini, A. and Stryker, M.P. (1993) Rapid remodeling of axonal arbors in the visual cortex.  Science 260: 1819-1821. PMID: 8511592. PDF.

Horton, J. and Stryker, M.P. (1993) Amblyopia induced by anisometropia without shrinkage of ocular dominance columns in human striate cortex.  Proc Natnl Acad Sci USA 90: 5494-5498. PMC46747. PDF.

Antonini, A. and Stryker, M.P. (1993) Development of individual geniculocortical arbors in cat striate cortex and effects of binocular impulse blockade.   J. Neurosci. 13: 3549-3573. PMID: 8340819. PDF.

Chapman, B. and Stryker, M.P. (1991) Development of orientation-specific neuronal responses in ferret primary visual cortex. pp. 375-377 in The Changing Visual System, P. Bagnoli and W. Hodos, eds. New York: Plenum Press. PDF.

Chapman, B., Zahs, K.R. and Stryker, M.P. (1991) Relation of cortical cell orientation selectivity to alignment of receptive fields of the geniculocortical afferents that arborize within a single orientation column in ferret visual cortex.  J. Neurosci. 11: 1347-58. PMID: 2027051. PDF.

Miller, K.D. and Stryker, M.P. (1990)  Development of ocular dominance columns:  mechanisms and models, pp. 255-306, in Connectionist modeling and brain function: the developing interface, S.J. Hanson and C.R. Olson, eds. (Cambridge, Mass.:  MIT Press Bradford Books). PDF.

Baker, G.E. and Stryker, M.P.  (1990)  Retinofugal fibres change conduction velocity and diameter between optic nerve and tract in ferrets.  Nature, 344: 342-345. PMID: 2314474. PDF.

Miller, K.D., Keller, J.B., and Stryker, M.P. (1989)  Ocular dominance column development: analysis and simulation.  Science, 245: 605-615. PMID: 2762813. PDF.

Miller, K.D., Chapman, B., and Stryker, M.P.  (1989)  Visual responses in adult cat visual cortex depend on N-methyl-D-asparate receptors.  Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA  856: 5183-5187. PMC297582. PDF.

Sretevan, D., Shatz, C.J., and Stryker, M.P. (1988) Modification of retinal ganglion cell axon morphology by prenatal infusion of tetrodotoxin.  Nature, 336: 468-471. PMID: 2461517. PDF.

Law, M.I., Zahs, K.R. and Stryker, M.P.  (1988)  Organization of primary visual cortex (area 17) in the ferret.  J. Comp. Neurol., 278: 157-180. PMID: 3068264. PDF.

Shatz, C.J. and Stryker, M.P.  (1988)  Prenatal tetrodotoxin infusion blocks segregation of retinogeniculate afferents.  Science, 242: 87-89 PMID: 3175636. PDF.

Zahs, K.R. and Stryker, M.P.  (1988)  Segregation of ON and OFF afferents to ferret visual cortex.  J. Neurophysiol., 59: 1410-1429. PMID: 3385467. PDF.

Reiter, H.O. and Stryker, M.P.  (1988)  Neural plasticity without postsynaptic action potentials:

less-active inputs become dominant when kitten visual cortical cells are pharmacologically

inhibited.  Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA, 85: 3623-3627. PMC280266. PDF.

Stryker, M.P., Jenkins, W.M. and Merzenich, M.M.  (1987)  Anesthetic state does not affect the map of the hand representation within area 3B somatosensory cortex in owl monkey.  J. Comp. Neurol., 258:297-303. PMID: 3584542. PDF.

Merzenich, M.M., Nelson, R.J., Kaas, J.H., Stryker, M.P., Jenkins, W.M., Zook, J.M., Cynader, M.C. and Schoppmann, A.  (1987)  Variability in hand surface representations in areas 3B and 1 in adult owl and squirrel monkeys.  J. Comp. Neurol., 258:281-296. PMID: 3584541. PDF.

Chapman, B., Jacobson, M.D., Reiter, H.O. and Stryker, M.P.  (1986)  Ocular dominance shift in kitten visual cortex caused by imbalance in retinal electrical activity.  Nature, 324:154-156. PMID: 3785380. PDF.

Reiter, H.O., Waitzman, D.M. and Stryker, M.P.  (1986)  Cortical activity blockade prevents ocular dominance plasticity in the kitten visual cortex.  Exp. Brain Res., 65:182-188.  PMID: 3803504. PDF.

Stryker, M.P. and Harris, W.A.  (1986)  Binocular impulse blockade prevents formation of ocular dominance columns in the cat's visual cortex.  J. Neurosci., 6:2117-2133.   PMID: 3746403. PDF.

Levy, R.M., Fields, H.L., Stryker, M.P. and Heinricher,M.M.  (1986)  The effect of analgesic doses of morphine on regional cerebral glucose metabolism in pain-related structures.  Brain Res., 368:170-173. PMID: 3955357. PDF.

Zahs, K.R. and Stryker, M.P.  (1985)  The projection of the visual field onto the lateral geniculate nucleus of the ferret.  J. Comp. Neurol., 241:210-224. PMID: 4067015. PDF.

Matsubara, J., Cynader, M., Swindale, N., and Stryker, M.P.  (1985)  Intrinsic projections within visual cortex: evidence for orientation-specific local connections.  Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA, 82:935-939. PMC397162. PDF.

Ramm, P., Kulick, J.H., Stryker, M.P., and Frost, B.J.  (1984)  A comparison of video and scanning microdensitometer-based imaging systems in antoradiographic densitometry.  J. Neurosci. Meth., 11:89-100. PMID: 6482503. PDF.

Merzenich, M.M., Nelson, R.J., Stryker, M.P., Cynader, M., Schoppmann, A., Zook, J.M.  (1984)  Somatosensory cortical map changes following digit amputation in adult monkeys.  J. Comp. Neurol., 224: 591-605. PMID: 6725633. PDF.

Levy, R.M., Stryker, M., and Hosobuchi, Y.  (1983)  Studies of nuclear magnetic resonance imaging and regional cerebral glucose metabolism in acute cerebral ischemia: possible mechanism of opiate antagonist therapeutic activity.  Life Sci., 33: 763-768. PMID: 6664252. PDF.

Stryker, M.P. and Zahs, K.R.  (1983)  ON and OFF sublaminae in the lateral geniculate nucleus of the ferret.  J. Neurosci., 3: 1943-1951. PMID: 6619918. PDF.

Schoppmann, A. and Stryker, M.P.  (1981)  Physiological evidence that the 2-deoxyglucose method reveals orientation columns in cat visual cortex.  Nature, 293: 574-576. PMID: 7290190. PDF.

LeVay, S. and Stryker, M.P.  (1979)  The development of ocular dominance columns in the cat, in Aspects of Developmental Neurobiology, Society for Neuroscience Symposia, 4: 83-98. PDF.

Stryker, M.P., Sherk, H., Leventhal, A.G. and Hirsch, H.V.B.  (1978)  Physiological consequences for the cat's visual cortex of effectively restricting early experience with orientation.  J. Neurophysiol., 41: 896-909. PMID: 681993. PDF.

Shatz, C.J. and Stryker, M.P.  (1978)  Ocular dominance in layer IV of the cat's visual cortex and the effects of monocular deprivation.  J. Physiol., 281: 267-283. PMC1282696. PDF.

LeVay, S., Stryker, M.P. and Shatz, C.J.  (1978)  Ocular dominance columns and their development in layer IV of the cat's visual cortex:  a quantitative study.  J. Comp. Neurol., 179: 2230-244. PMID: 8980725. PDF.

Hubel, D.H., Wiesel, T.N. and Stryker, M.P.  (1978)  Anatomical demonstration of orientation columns in macaque monkey.  J. Comp. Neurol., 177: 361-380. PMID: 412878. PDF.

Hubel, D.H., Wiesel, T.N. and Stryker, M.P.  (1977)  Orientation columns in macaque monkey demonstrated by the 2-deoxyglucose autoradiographic method.  Nature, 269: 328-330. PMID: 409953. PDF.

Sherk, H. and Stryker, M.P.  (1976)  Quantitative study of cortical orientation selectivity in the visually-inexperienced kitten.  J. Neurophysiol., 39: 63-70. PMID: 1249604. PDF.

Stryker, M.P. and Sherk, H.  (1975)  Modification of cortical orientation-selectivity in the cat by restricted visual experience: a reexamination.  Science, 190: 904-906. PMID: 1188372. PDF.

Stryker, M.P. and Schiller, P.H.  (1975)  Eye and head movements evoked by electrical stimulation of monkey superior colliculus.  Exptl. Brain Res., 23: 103-112. PMID: 1149845. PDF.

Schiller, P.H., Stryker, M.P., Cynader, M. and Berman, N.  (1974)  Response characteristics of single cells in the monkey superior colliculus following ablation or cooling of visual cortex.  J. Neurophysiol., 37: 181-194. PMID: 4204566. PDF.

Stryker, M.P. and Blakemore, C.  (1972)  Saccadic and disjunctive eye movements in cats.  Vision Res., 12: 2005-2013. PMID: 4636124. PDF.

Schiller, P.H. and Stryker, M.P.  (1972)  Single-unit recording and stimulation in superior colliculus of the alert monkey.  J. Neurophysiol., 35: 915-924. PMID: 4631839. PDF.


Chapters, Reviews and Opinion:

Famiglietti, E., Fox, K. And Stryker, M. (2023) In memoriam-Obituary: Nigel Warwick Daw-1933-2022. Vision Research 211:108295  PDF.

Stryker, Michael (2020) Chance and Choice: Recollections of a life in science.  pp. 372-423 in The History of Neuroscience in Autobiography, Volume 11, T.D Albright and L.R. Squire, eds. Washington, DC: Society for Neuroscience, ISBN: 978-0-916110-03-1. PDF.

Stryker, M.P. and Loewel, S. (2018) Amblyopia: New molecular/pharmacological and environmental approaches, in The Lasker/IRRF Initiative for Innovation in Vision Science. Amblyopia: Challenges and Opportunities. Visual Neuroscience 35:e018. PDF.

Fox, K. and Stryker, M. (2017) Integrating Hebbian and homeostatic plasticity: introduction.  Phil. Trans. Roy. Soc. Lond. B 372 (1715):  PMID:28093560 [PMC5247598 Available on 2017-03-05]. PDF.

Keck T, Toyoizumi T, Chen L, Doiron B, Feldman DE, Fox K, Gerstner W, Haydon PG, Hübener M, Lee HK, Lisman JE, Rose T, Sengpiel F\, Stellwagen D, Stryker MP, Turrigiano GG, van Rossum MC.  (2017)  Integrating Hebbian and homeostatic plasticity: the current state of the field and future research directions.  Phil. Trans. Roy. Soc. Lond. B 372 (1715):  PMID:28093552 [PMC5247590 Available on 2018-03-05]. PDF.

Barondes, S. and Stryker, M.P. (2015) Allison Doupe: In Memoriam. Neuron 85: 667-668. PDF.

Stryker, M.P. (2015) A neural circuit that controls cortical state, plasticity, and the gain of sensory responses in the mouse. Cold Spring Harb Symp Quant Biol Vol 79. doi:10.1101/sqb.2014.79.024927. PMC4500789. PDF.

Southwell, D.G., Nicholas, C.R., Basbaum, A.I., Stryker, M.P., Kriegstein, A.R., Rubenstein, J.L., and Alvarez­Buylla, A. (2014) Interneurons from Embryonic Development to Cell-Based Therapy.  Science 334: 1240622 [DOI:10.1126/science.1240622] . PMC4056344. PDF.

Espinosa, J.S. and Stryker, M.P. (2012) Development and plasticity of the visual cortex. Neuron 75: 230-249.   PMC3612584. PDF.

Cramer, S.CS, Sur, M., Dobkin, B.H., O’Brien, C., Sanger, T.D., Trojanowski, J.Q., Rumsey, J.M., Hicks, R., Cameron, J., Chen, D., Chen, W.G., Cohen, L.G., deCharms, C., Duffy, C.J., Eden, G.F., Fetz, E.E., Filart, R., Freund, M., Grant, S.J., Haber, S., Kalivas, P.W., Kolb, B., Kramer, A.F., Lynch, M., Mayberg, H.S., McQuillen, P.S., Nitkin, R., Pascual-Leone, A., Reuter-Lorenz, P., Schiff, N., Sharma, A., Shekim, L., Stryker, M., Sullivan, E.V., and Vinogradov, S. (2011)  Harnessing Neuroplasticity for Clinical Applications.  Brain, 134: 1591.   PMC3102236. PDF.

Ehninger, D., Li, W.,  Fox, K.D., Stryker, M.P. and Silva, A.J. (2008)  Reversing neurodevelopmental disorders in adults.  Neuron, 60: 950-960.   PMID: 19109903. PDF.

Gandhi, S.P, Cang, J. and Stryker, M.P. (2005)  An eye-opening experience.  Nature Neurosci. 8: 9-10.   PMID: 15622410. PDF.

Taha, S.A and Stryker, M.P. (2004)  Molecular substrates of plasticity in the developing visual cortex, pp 103-114 in Progress in Brain Research, 147:  Development, dynamics, and pathology of neuronal networks, from molecules to functional circuits, J. van Pelt et al., eds.   PMID: 15581700. PDF.

Stryker, M.P. and Antonini, A. (2001)  Factors shaping the corpus callosum.  J. comp. Neurol.  433: 437-440.   PMID: 11304709. PDF.

Stryker, M.P.  (2001)  Drums keep pounding a rhythm in the brain.  Science  291: 1506-1507.   PMID: 11234083. PDF.

Stryker, M.P. (1999)  Sensory maps on the move. Science 284: 925-926.   PMID: 10357679. PDF.

Stryker. M.P., Basbaum, A., DeFranco, T., Herskowitz, I., Yamamoto, K.  (1999)  Hospital merger leaves clinical science intact.  Nature. 401: 842  PMID: 10553895. PDF.

Fox, K., Bienenstock, E., Bonhoeffer, T., Byrne, J.H., Davis, M., Fregnac, Y., Gierer, A., Hubener, M., Mauk, M.D., Shatz, C.J., and Stryker, M.P. (1998) To What Extent Are Activity-dependent Processes Common to Development and Learning? Pp 163-188 in Mechanistic Relationships Between Development and Learning, Carew, T.J., Menzel, R., and Shatz, C.J., eds., Chichester: John Wiley & Sons Ltd. https://www.wiley.com/en-us/Mechanistic+Relationships+Between+Development+and+Learning-p-9780471977025.

Silva, A.J., Simpson, E.M., Takahashi, J.S., Lipp, H.-P., Nakanishi, S., Wehner, J.M., Giese, K.P., Tully, T., Abel, T., Chapman, P.F., Fox, K., Grant, S., Itohara, S., Lathe, R., Mayford, M., McNamara, J.O., Morris, R.J., Picciotto, M., Roder, J., Shin, H.-S., Slesinger, P.A., Storm, D.R., Stryker, M.P., Tonegawa, S., Wang, Y., and Wolfer, D.P.  (1997) Mutant mice and neuroscience: recommendations concerning genetic background.  Neuron 19: 755-759. PDF.

Antonini, A., Stryker, M.P., and Chapman, B.  (1995)  Development and Plasticity of Cortical Columns and their Thalamic Input.  pp 47-71 in Maturational Windows and Adult Cortical Plasticity, B. Julesz & I. Kovács, eds., SFI Studies in the Sciences of Complexity, Vol. XXIII.  Reading, MA:  Addison-Wesley. PDF.

Stryker, M.P. (1995) Neuroscience:  Growth through learning [News and Views].  Nature 375: 277-278.   PMID: 7753186. PDF.

Stryker, M.P. (1994) Precise development from imprecise rules.  Science, 263:1244-1245.   PMID: 8122106. PDF.

Stryker, M.P. (1992) Elements of visual perception [News and Views].  Nature 360: 301-302.   PMID: 1448145. PDF.

Chapman, B. and Stryker, M.P. (1992) Origin of orientation tuning in the visual cortex. Current Opinion in Neurobiology 2:498-501.   PMID: 1525548. PDF.

Stryker, M.P. (1991) Cuddling up in the dark [News and Views].  Nature 351: 526.   PMID: 2046763. PDF.

Stryker, M.P. (1991) Activity-dependent reorganization of afferents in the developing mammalian visual system, Chapter 16, pp. 267-287, in Development of the visual system, D.M.K. Lam and C.J. Shatz, eds.  Cambridge, MA:  MIT Press. PDF.

Stryker, M.P. (1991) Seeing the whole picture.  Current Biology, 1: 252-253.   PMID: 15336135. PDF.

Stryker, M.P. (1991) Temporal associations [News and Views].  Nature 354: 108-109.   PMID: 1944584. PDF.

Stryker, M.P., Chapman, B., Miller, K.D. and Zahs, K.R. (1990) Experimental and theoretical studies of the organization of afferents to single orientation columns in visual cortex.  In The Brain:  Cold Spring Harbor Symposia on Quantitative Biology 55:515-527.   PMID: 2132835. PDF.

Stryker, M.P. (1990) Summary:  the Brain in 1990, In The Brain:   Cold Spring Harbor Symposia on Quantitative Biology 55:1049-1067.   PMID: 1983440. PDF.

Stryker, M.P.  (1989)  Evidence for a possible role of spontaneous electrical activity in the development of the mammalian visual cortex.  pp. 110-130 in Problems and concepts in developmental neurophysiology, P. Kellaway and J.L. Noebels, eds., Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. PDF.

Stryker, M.P. (1989)  Cortical physiology: is grandmother an oscillation?  [News and Views].  Nature, 338: 297-298.  PMID: 2922058. PDF.

Miller, K.D., Keller, J.B., and Stryker, M.P. (1989) Models of ocular dominance column formation:  Analytical and computational results, pp. 375-383, in Advances in neural information processing systems, Volume I, D.S. Touretzky, ed.  San Mateo, CA:  Morgan Kaufman Publishers. https://www.biblio.com/book/advances-neural-information-processing-systems-vol/d/65894541.

Stryker, M.P. (1989)  Role of neural activity in development and plasticity of mammalian visual cortex.  Biomedical Research 10, Supplement 2: 37-42. PDF.

Stryker, M.P. (rapporteur) (1988)  Principles of cortical self-organization, pp. 115-136 in Neurobiology of neocortex, P. Rakic and W. Singer, eds.  New York and Berlin: John Wiley and Sons, (Dahlem Konferenzen). PDF.

Stryker, M.P.  (1988)  The nerve of it, review of Mindwaves, C. Blakemore and S. Greenfield, eds.  Oxford Magazine 34: 15-16. PDF.

Stryker, M.P.  (1986)  The role of neural activity in rearranging connections in the central visual system, pp. 211-224 in The biology of change in otolaryngology, R.W. Ruben et al., eds.  Amsterdam: Elsevier. PDF.

Stryker, M.P.  (1982)  Role of visual afferent activity in the development of ocular dominance columns.  Neurosci. Res. Prog. Bull., 20: 540-549.  PMID: 6811966

Stryker, M.P.  (1978)  Postnatal development of ocular dominance columns in layer IV of the cat's visual cortex, and effects of monocular deprivation.  Arch. Ital. Biol., 116: 420-426.  PMID: 749724. PDF.

Stryker, M.P.  (1977)  The role of early experience in the development and maintenance of orientation selectivity in the cat's visual cortex.  Neurosci. Res. Prog. Bull., 15: 454-462. PDF.

Stryker, M.P. (rapporteur)  (1977)  Abnormal neural development, pp. 285-308 in: Function and formation of neural systems, G.S. Stent, ed. Berlin:Abakon-Verlagsgesellschaft (Dahlem Konferenzen). PDF.