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Primary Research Articles

2015
Targeting Oxidative Stress and Aberrant Critical Period Plasticity in the Developmental Trajectory to Schizophrenia.
Do KQ, Cuenod M, Hensch TK.
Schizophr Bull. 2015 Jun 1. pii: sbv065. [Epub ahead of print]
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2014
Critical Periods in Speech Perception: New Directions.
Werker JF, Hensch TK.
Annual Review of Psychology. Review in advance posted 2014 Sept 17:66:23.1–23.24.
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Bistable parvalbumin circuits pivotal for brain plasticity.
Hensch TK.
Cell. 2014 Jan 16;156(1-2):17-9.
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2013
Balancing plasticity/stability across brain development.
Takesian AE, Hensch TK.
Prog Brain Res. 2013;207:3-34.
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A Theory of the Transition to Critical Period Plasticity: Inhibition Selectively Suppresses Spontaneous Activity.
Toyoizumi T, Miyamoto H, Yazaki-Sugiyama Y, Atapour N, Hensch TK, Miller KD.
Neuron. 2013 Oct 2; 80(1):51-63.
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2012
Amblyopia: background to the special issue on stroke recovery.
Maurer D, Hensch TK.
Dev Psychobiol. 2012 Apr;54(3):224-38.
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A mouse model for too much TV?
Bilimoria PM, Hensch TK, Bavelier D.
Trends Cogn Sci. 2012 Nov;16(11):529-31.
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2010
Removing brakes on adult brain plasticity: from molecular to behavioral interventions.
Bavelier D, Levi DM, Li RW, Dan Y, Hensch TK.
J Neurosci. 2010 Nov 10;30(45):14964-71.
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2009
Common circuit defect of excitatory-inhibitory balance in mouse models of autism.
Gogolla N, Leblanc JJ, Quast KB, Südhof TC, Fagiolini M, Hensch TK.
J Neurodev Disord. 2009 Jun;1(2):172-81.
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Development. Editorial overview.
Hensch TK, Brand AH.
Curr Opin Neurobiol. 2009 Apr;19(2):109-11.
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From brain formation to plasticity: insights on Otx2 homeoprotein.
Sugiyama S, Prochiantz A, Hensch TK.
Dev Growth Differ. 2009 Apr;51(3):369-77.
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2008
Critical period revisited: impact on vision.
Morishita H, Hensch TK.
Curr Opin Neurobiol. 2008 Feb;18(1):101-7.
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2005
Excitatory-inhibitory balance and critical period plasticity in developing visual cortex.
Hensch TK, Fagiolini M.
Prog Brain Res. 2005;147:115-24.
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International perspectives on engaging the public in neuroethics.
Illes J, Blakemore C, Hansson MG, Hensch TK, Leshner A, Maestre G, Magistretti P, Quirion R, Strata P.
Nat Rev Neurosci. 2005 Dec;6(12):977-82.
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Critical period plasticity in local cortical circuits.
Hensch TK.
Nat Rev Neurosci. 2005 Nov;6(11):877-88.
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Critical period mechanisms in developing visual cortex.
Hensch TK.
Curr Top Dev Biol. 2005;69:215-37.
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Recovery in the blink of an eye.
Hensch TK.
Neuron. 2005 Oct 20;48(2):166-8.
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2004
Critical period regulation.
Hensch TK.
Annu Rev Neurosci. 2004;27:549-79.
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2003
Reciprocal interaction of sleep and synaptic plasticity.
Miyamoto H, Hensch TK.
Mol Interv. 2003 Oct;3(7):404-17.
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Controlling the critical period.
Hensch TK.
Neurosci Res. 2003 Sep;47(1):17-22.
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1999
Whisking away space in the brain.
Hensch TK.
Neuron. 1999 Nov;24(3):492-3.
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