*articles for which G Aaron is the corresponding author or lead principal investigator

p Wesleyan Ph.D. student

m Wesleyan BA/MA student

u Wesleyan undergraduate student


*Shrestha p S, Anderson p NC, Grabel LB, Naegele JR, Aaron GB. Development of electrophysiological and morphological properties of human embryonic stem cell-derived GABAergic interneurons at different times after transplantation into the mouse hippocampus (2020).  PLoS One 15(8):e0237426.


Arshad p MN, Aaron GB, Naegele JR. Optogenetic Interrogation of ChR2-Expressing GABAergic Interneurons After Transplantation into the Mouse Brain.  Invited book chapter.  Methods Molecular Biology (2020). ISBN:978-1-0716-0829-6.


*Cotterm R, Winnikm S, Singerm A, Aaron G. Effects of Small Temperature Differences Detected in Callosal Circuits of the Anterior Cingulate Cortex (2020). Neuroscience 428: 154-164.


Gupta p J, Bromwich M, Radell m J, Arshad p MN, Gonzalez u S, Luikart  BW, Aaron GB, Naegele JR. Restrained Dendritic Growth of Adult-Born Granule Cells Innervated by Transplanted Fetal GABAergic Interneurons in Mice with Temporal Lobe Epilepsy.  eNeuro 6: e0110-18, 2019.


Anderson p NC, Van Zandt p MA, Shrestha p S, Lawrence m DB, Gupta p J, Chen p CY, Harrsch FA, Boyi m T, Dundes m CE, Aaron G, Naegele JR, Grabel L.  Pluripotent stem cell-derived interneuron progenitors mature and restore memory deficits but do not suppress seizures in the epileptic mouse brain.  Stem Cell Research 33: 83-94, 2018.


Naegele JR, Grabel LB, Aaron G. Immature Interneurons Create a Lasting Impression.  Epilepsy  Currents 15(3): 140-142, 2015.


Henderson K, Guptap J, Tagliatela S, Litvinam E, Zhengu X-T, Van Zandtp MA, Woodsu N, Grundu E, Linu D, Royston S, Yanagawa Y, Aaron GB, Naegele JR.  Long-Term Seizure Suppression and Optogenetic Analyses of Synaptic Connectivity in Epileptic Mice with Hippocampal Grafts of GABAergic Interneurons.  Journal of Neuroscience 34: 13492-13504, 2014.


*Walkerm JD, Storchm G, Quach-Wongu B, Sonnenfeld Ju, Aaron G.  Propagation of epileptiform events across the corpus callosum in a cingulate cortical slice preparation.  PLoS ONE.  PLoS ONE 7(2): e31415, 2012.


Maisanop X, Litvinam E, Tagliatela S, Aaron G, Grabel L, Naegele JR.  Differentiation and functional incorporation of embryonic stem cell-derived GABAergic interneurons in the dentate gyrus of mice with temporal lobe epilepsy.  Journal of Neuroscience 32:46–61, 2012.


*Briggsm SW, Walkerm JD, Asikp K, Lombroso PL, Naegele JR, Aaron G. STEP regulation of seizure thresholds in the hippocampus.   Epilepsia 52: 497–506, 2011


*Aaron G. “Finding repeating synaptic inputs in a single neocortical neuron”, pp. 47-61. Invited review chapter: Coherent Behavior in Neuronal Networks.  Jonathon Rubin (editor), Springer, 2009.


Wilcox KS, Aaron GB, Dichter MA.  “The Role of Short Term Synaptic Plasticity in the Development and Spread of Seizures”, pp. 1190-1193. Invited entry: Encyclopedia of Basic Epilepsy Research.  Phil Schwartzkroin (editor), Elsevier, 2009.


Maisano X, Carpentino J, Becker S, Lanza R, Aaron G, Grabel G, Naegele JR.  Embryonic stem cell derived neural precursor grafts for treatment of temporal lobe epilepsy. Neurotherapeutics 6:263-277, 2009.


*Ikegaya Y, Matsumoto M, Chiou H-Y, Yuste R, Aaron G.  Statistical significance of precisely          repeated intracellular synaptic patterns.  PLoS One 3(12): e3983, 2008.


Gunay C, Smolinski TG, Lytton WW, Morse TM, Gleeson P, Crook S, Steuber V, Silver A, Voicu H, Andrews P, Bokil H, Maniar H, Loader C, Mehta S, Kleinfeld D, Thomson D, Mitra PP, Aaron G, Fellous J-M.  “Computational Intelligence in Electrophysiology: Trends and Open Problems”. In: Applications of Computational Intelligence in Biology: Current Trends and Open Problems. Smolinski TG, Milanova MG, Hassanien A-E (editors), 2008.


*Aaron G and Yuste R 2006. Reverse optical probing (ROPing) of neocortical circuits. Synapse 60: 437-440, 2006.


Tashiro A, Aaron G, Aronov D, Cossart R, Dumitriu D, Fenstermaker V, Goldberg J, Hamzei-Sichani F, Ikegaya Y, Konur S, MacLean J, Nemet B, Nikolenko V, Portera C, Yuste R. “Imaging brain slices”.  In: Handbook of Biological Confocal Microscopy. James B. Pawley (editor), 2006.


MacLean JN, Watson BO, Aaron GB, Yuste R.  Internal dynamics determine the cortical response to thalamic stimulation.  Neuron 48: 811-823, 2005.


Ikegaya YI, Aaron GB, Cossart R, Aronov D, Lampl I, Ferster D, Yuste R.  Synfire Chains and Cortical Songs: Elastic Temporal Modules of Cortical Activity.  Science 304: 559-564, 2004.                                                                                                                                                                        (as cited in the article, Ikegaya and Aaron contributed equally to this work)


Aaron GB, Wilcox KS, Dichter MA.  Different patterns of synaptic trans­mission and synaptic plasticity revealed between distinct classes of CA3 hippocampal interneurons and their pyramidal cell targets.  Neuroscience 117: 169-181, 2003.


Aaron GB, Dichter MA.  Excitatory synapses from CA3 pyramidal cells onto neighboring pyramidal cells differ from those onto inhibitory interneurons.  Synapse 42: 199-202, 2001.


Alloway KD,  Aaron GB.  Adaptive changes in the somatotopic properties of individual thalamic neurons immediately following microlesions in connected regions of the nucleus cuneatus.  Synapse 22(1): 1-14, 1996.


Alloway KD, Johnson MJ, Aaron GB.  A comparative analysis of coordinated neuronal activity in the thalamic ventrobasal complex of rats and cats.  Brain Research 691(1-2): 46-56, 1995.