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Expression of transcription factors divide retinal ganglion cells into distinct classes
Neal Sweeney, Kiely James, Andreea Nistorica, Ryan Lorig-Roach, and David A. Feldheim.
J Comp Neurol. 2017 Jan 12.

Corticothalamic Axons Are Essential for Retinal Ganglion Cell Axon Targeting to the Mouse Dorsal Lateral Geniculate Nucleus
James A. Shanks, Shinya Ito, Laura Schaevitz, Jena Yamada, Bin Chen, Alan Litke, and David A. Feldheim.
J Neurosci. 2016 May 11.

Stochastic Interaction between Neural Activity and Molecular Cues in the Formation of Topographic Maps
Owens MT, Feldheim DA, Stryker MP, Triplett JW.
Neuron. 2015 Sept 23.

Ephrin-As are required for the topographic mapping but not laminar choice of physiologically distinct RGC types.
Sweeney NT, James KN, Sales EC, Feldheim DA.
Dev Neurobiol. 2015 Feb 3.

Tbr2 is required to generate a neural circuit mediating the pupillary light reflex.
Sweeney NT, Tierney H, Feldheim DA.
J Neurosci. 2014 Apr 16;34(16):5447-53.

Dendritic and axonal targeting patterns of a genetically-specified class of retinal ganglion cells that participate in image-forming circuits.
Triplett JW, Wei W, Gonzalez C, Sweeney NT, Huberman AD, Feller MB, Feldheim DA.
Neural Dev. 2014 Feb 5;9:2.

Alignment of multimodal sensory input in the superior colliculus through a gradient-matching mechanism.
Triplett JW, Phan A, Yamada J, Feldheim DA.
J Neurosci. 2012 Apr 11;32(15):5264-71.

Competition is a driving force in topographic mapping.
Triplett JW, Pfeiffenberger C, Yamada J, Stafford BK, Sweeney NT, Litke AM, Sher A, Koulakov AA, Feldheim DA.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 Nov 22;108(47):19060-5.

Spatial-temporal patterns of retinal waves underlying activity-dependent refinement of retinofugal projections.
Stafford BK, Sher A, Litke AM, Feldheim DA.
Neuron. 2009 Oct 29;64(2):200-12.

Retinal input instructs alignment of visual topographic maps.
Triplett JW, Owens MT, Yamada J, Lemke G, Cang J, Stryker MP, Feldheim DA.
Cell. 2009 Oct 2;139(1):175-85.

Eph/ephrin gradients in the retinotectal system of Rana pipiens: developmental and adult expression patterns.
Scalia F, Currie JR, Feldheim DA.
J Comp Neurol. 2009 May 1;514(1):30-48. doi: 10.1002/cne.21968.

Roles of ephrin-as and structured activity in the development of functional maps in the superior colliculus.
Cang J, Wang L, Stryker MP, Feldheim DA.
J Neurosci. 2008 Oct 22;28(43):11015-23. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2478-08.2008.

Ephrin-As and patterned retinal activity act together in the development of topographic maps in the primary visual system.
Pfeiffenberger C, Yamada J, Feldheim DA.
J Neurosci. 2006 Dec 13;26(50):12873-84.

Ephrin-as guide the formation of functional maps in the visual cortex.
Cang J, Kaneko M, Yamada J, Woods G, Stryker MP, Feldheim DA.
Neuron. 2005 Nov 23;48(4):577-89.