Evelyn F. McKnight Brain Institute at the University of Arizona

Selected Publications - Dr. Barnes

Selected Publications (from 234)

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Barnes, C.A. (1979) Memory deficits associated with senescence:  A neurophysiological and behavioral study in the rat.Journal of Comparative and Physiological Psychology, 93:74-104.

Barnes, C.A. and McNaughton, B.L. (1980) Physiological compensation for loss of afferent synapses in rat hippocampal granule cells during senescence.  Journal of Physiology (Lond), 309:473-485.

Barnes, C.A., McNaughton, B.L. and O`Keefe, J. (1983) Loss of place specificity in hippocampal complex-spike cells of senescent rat.  Neurobiology of Aging, 4:113-119.

McNaughton, B.L., O`Keefe, J., and Barnes, C.A. (1983) The stereotrode:  A new technique for simultaneous isolation of several single units in the central nervous system from multiple unit records.  Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 8:391-397.

Barnes, C.A., Forster, M.J., Fleshner, M., Ahanotu, E.N., Laudenslager, M.L., Mazzeo, R.S., Maier, S.F. and Lal, H. (1991) Exercise does not modify spatial memory, brain autoimmunity, or antibody response in aged F-344 rats. Neurobiology of Aging, 12:47-53.

Shen, J. and Barnes, C.A. (1996) Age-related decrease in cholinergic synaptic transmission in three hippocampal subfields.  Neurobiology of Aging, 17:439-451.

Barnes, C.A., Suster, M.S., Shen, J. and McNaughton, B.L. (1997) Multistability of cognitive maps in the hippocampus of old rats.  Nature, 388:272-275.

Shen, J., Barnes, C.A., McNaughton, B.L., Skaggs, W.E. and Weaver, K.L. (1997) The effect of aging on experience-dependent plasticity of hippocampal place cells.  Journal of Neuroscience, 17:6769-6782.

Guzowski, J.F., McNaughton, B.L., Barnes, C.A. and Worley, P.F. (1999) Environment-specific expression of the immediate-early gene Arc in hippocampal neuronal ensembles.  Nature Neuroscience, 2:1120-1124.

Small, S.A., Chawla, M.K., Buonocore, M., Rapp, P.R. and Barnes, C.A. (2004) Imaging correlates of brain function in monkeys and rats isolates a hippocampal subregion differentially vulnerable to aging.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Science USA, 101:7181-7186.

Skaggs, W.E., McNaughton, B.L., Permenter, M., Archibeque, M., Vogt, J., Amaral, D.G. and Barnes, C.A. (2007) EEG sharp waves and sparse ensemble unit activity in the macaque hippocampus.  Journal of Neurophysiology, 98:898-910.

Alexander, G.E., Chen, K., Achenbrenner, M., Merkley, T.L., Santerre-Lemmon, L.E., Shamy, J.L., Skaggs, W.E., Buonocore, M.H., Rapp, R.P. and Barnes, C.A. (2008) Age-related regional network of MRI gray matter in the rhesus macaque.  The Journal of Neuroscience, 28:2710-2718.

Burke, S.N., Maurer, A.P., Navratilova, Z., Yang, Z. and Barnes, C.A. (2008) Glutamate receptor-selective restoration of experience-dependent place field expansion plasticity in aged rats. Behavioral Neuroscience, 122:535-548.

Burke, S.N., Wallace, J.L., Nematollahi, S., Uprety, A., and Barnes, C.A. (2010) Pattern separation deficits contribute to age-associated recognition impairments.  Behavioral Neuroscience, 124:559-173.

Penner, M.R., Roth, T.L., Chawla, M.K., Hoang, L.T., Roth, E.D., Lubin, F.D., Sweatt, D.J., Worley, P.F. and Barnes C.A.  (2011) Age-related changes in Arc transcription and DNA methylation within the hippocampus.  Neurobiology of Aging, 32:2198-2210.

Marrone, D.F., Satvat, E., Schaner, M.J., Worley, P.F. and Barnes C.A. (2012) Attenuated long-term Arc expression in the aged fascia dentata.  Neurobiology of Aging, 33:979-990.

Insel, N., Patron, L.A., Hoang, L.T., Nematollahi, S. and Barnes C.A. (2012) Reduced gamma frequency in the medial frontal cortex of aged rats during behavior and rest: Implications for aged-related behavioral slowing.  Journal of Neuroscience, 32:16331-16344.

Schimanski, L.A., Lipa, P. and Barnes, C.A. (2013) Tracking the course of hippocampal representations during learning: When is the map required?  Journal of Neuroscience, 33:3094-3106.

Burke, S.N., Maurer, A.P., Nematollahi, S., Uprety, A., Wallace, J.L. and Barnes, C.A. (2014) Advanced age dissociates dual functions of the perirhinal cortex. Journal of Neuroscience, 34:467-480.

Samson, R.D., Venkatesh, A., Patel, D.H., Lipa, P. and Barnes, C.A.  (2014) Enhanced performance of aged rats in contingency degradation and instrumental extinction tasks. Behavioral Neuroscience, in press.