Lau CG and Murthy VN. 2016. Regulation of parvalbumin inhibitory circuit function by TrkB signaling (submitted).

Mathis A, Rokni D, Kapoor V, Bethge M and Murthy VN. 2016. Reading out olfactory receptors: feedforward circuits detect odors in mixtures without demixing. Neuron. 91:1–14.

Wienisch M and Murthy VN. 2016. Population imaging at subcellular resolution supports specific and local inhibition by granule cells in the olfactory bulb. Sci. Rep. 6:29308. doi: 10.1038/srep29308

Gire DH, Kapoor V, Arrighi-Allisan A, Seminara A and Murthy VN. 2016. Mice develop efficient strategies for foraging and navigation using complex natural stimuli. Curr. Biol. 26:1261-1273. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2016.03.040

Kapoor V, Provost AC, Agarwal P and Murthy VN. 2016. Activation of raphe nuclei triggers rapid and distinct effects on parallel olfactory bulb output channelsNat Neurosci, 19:271-282, doi:10.1038/nn.4219.

Lorenzon P, Redolfi N, Podolsky MJ, Zamparo I, Franchi SA, Pietra G, Boccaccio A, Menini A, Murthy VN, Lodovichi C. 2015. Circuit formation and function in the olfactory bulb of mice with reduced spontaneous afferent activity. J. Neurosci. 35:146-160. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0613-14.2015

Rokni D, Murthy VN. 2014. Analysis and synthesis in olfaction. ACS Chem. Neurosci. 5:870-872. doi: 10.1021/c500199n

Rokni D, Hemmelder V, Kapoor V, Murthy VN. 2014. An olfactory cocktail party: figure-ground segregation of odorants in rodents. Nat Neurosci. 17:1225-1232. doi: 10.1038/nn.3775.

Hochbaum DR, Zhao Y, Farhi SL, Klapoetke N, Werley CA, Kapoor V, Zou P, Kralj JM, Maclaurin D, Smedemark-Margulies N, Saulnier JL, Boulting GL, Straub C, Cho YK, Melkonian M, Wong GK, Harrison DJ, Murthy VN, Sabatini BL, Boyden ES, Campbell RE, Cohen AE. 2014. All-optical electrophysiology in mammalian neurons using engineered microbial rhodopsins. Nat Methods. doi: 10.1038/nmeth.3000.

Haddad R, Lanjuin A, Madisen L, Zeng H, Murthy VN, Uchida N. 2013. Olfactory cortical neurons read out a relative time code in the olfactory bulb. Nat Neurosci. 16:949-957. doi:10.1038/nn.3407

Blauvelt DG, Sato TF, Wienisch M, Murthy VN. 2013. Distinct spatiotemporal activity in principal neurons of the mouse olfactory bulb in anesthetized and awake states. Front Neural Circuits. 7:46

Markopoulos F*, Rokni D*, Gire DH, Murthy VN. 2012. Functional properties of cortical feedback projections to the olfactory bulb. Neuron 76(6):1175-88. (* – equal first authors)

Spors H, Albeanu DF, Murthy VN, Rinberg D, Uchida N, Wachowiak M, Friedrich RW. 2012. Illuminating vertebrate olfactory processing. J. Neurosci. 32:14102-8.

Sato T, Murthy VN. 2012. Light-emitting diodes for biological microscopy. Cold Spring Harb Protoc. 2012(12). doi:10.1101/pdb.top072306

Hagiwara A*, Pal SK*, Sato TF, Wienisch M, Murthy VN. 2012. Optophysiological analysis of associational circuits in the olfactory cortex. Front Neural Circuits. 2012;6:18. (* – equal first authors)

Lau CG, Murthy VN. 2012. Activity-dependent regulation of inhibition via GAD67. J. Neurosci. 32:8521-8531.

Wienisch M, Blauvelt DG, Sato TF, Murthy VN. 2012. Two-Photon Imaging of Neural Activity in Awake, Head-Restrained Mice. In: Fellin T, Halassa M Neuronal Network Analysis : Concepts and Experimental Approaches. Humana Press (Springer Protocols) ; 2012. p. pp 45-60.

Isogai Y, Si S, Pont-Lezica L, Tan T, Kapoor V, Murthy VN, Dulac C.2011.  Molecular organization of vomeronasal chemoreception. Nature 478:241-5. doi:10.1038/nature10437.

Murthy VN. 2011. Olfactory maps in the brain. Annu Rev Neurosci. 34:233-58.

Dietz SB, Markopoulos F, Murthy VN. 2011. Postnatal development of dendrodendritic inhibition in the mammalian olfactory bulb. Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience 5:10.

Petzold GC, Murthy VN. 2011. Role of astrocytes in neurovascular coupling. Neuron 71:782-797.


Dhawale AK, Hagiwara A, Bhalla US, Murthy VN*, Albeanu DF*. 2010. Non-redundant odor coding by sister mitral cells revealed by light addressable glomeruli in the mouse. Nat Neurosci. 2010;13:1404-12. (* – joint senior authors)

Qing Q, Pal SK, Tian B, Duan X, Timko BP, Cohen-Karni T, Murthy VN*, Lieber CM*. 2010. Nanowire transistor arrays for mapping neural circuits in acute brain slices. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2010;107:1882-7. (* – joint senior authors)

Petzold GC, Hagiwara A, Murthy VN. 2009. Serotonergic modulation of odor input to the mammalian olfactory bulb. 2009. Nat Neurosci. 12:784-91.

Soucy ER, Albeanu DF, Fantana AL, Murthy VN*, Meister M*. 2009. Precision and diversity in an odor map on the olfactory bulb. Nat Neurosci. 12:210-20. (* – joint senior authors)

Petzold GC, Albeanu DF, Sato TF, Murthy VN. 2008. Coupling of neural activity to blood flow in olfactory glomeruli is mediated by astrocytic pathways. Neuron 2008;58:897-910.

Albeanu DF, Soucy E, Sato TF, Meister M, Murthy VN. 2008. LED arrays as cost effective and efficient light sources for widefield microscopy. PLoS One 3:e2146.

Tyler WJ, Petzold GC, Pal SK, Murthy VN. 2007. Experience-dependent modification of primary sensory synapses in the mammalian olfactory bulb. J Neurosci 27:9427-38.

Newton AJ, Kirchhausen T, Murthy VN. 2006. Inhibition of dynamin completely blocks compensatory synaptic vesicle endocytosis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:17955-60.

Hartman KN, Pal SK, Burrone J, Murthy VN. 2006. Activity-dependent regulation of inhibitory synaptic transmission in hippocampal neurons. Nat Neurosci 9:642-9.

Burrone J, Li Z, Murthy VN. 2006. Studying vesicle cycling in presynaptic terminals using the genetically encoded probe synaptopHluorin. Nat Protoc 1:2970-8.

Star EN, Newton AJ, Murthy VN. 2005. Real-time imaging of Rab3a and Rab5a reveals differential roles in presynaptic function. J Physiol  569:103-17.

Dietz SB, Murthy VN. 2005. Contrasting short-term plasticity at two sides of the mitral-granule reciprocal synapse in the mammalian olfactory bulb. J Physiol 569:475-88.

Li Z, Burrone J, Tyler WJ, Hartman KN, Albeanu DF, Murthy VN. 2005. Synaptic vesicle recycling studied in transgenic mice expressing synaptopHluorin. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2005;102:6131-6.

Tyler WJ, Murthy VN. 2004. Synaptic vesicles. Curr Biol. 14:R294-7.

Burrone J, Murthy VN. 2003. Synaptic gain control and homeostasis. Curr Opin Neurobiol 13:560-7.

Samuel AD, Silva RA, Murthy VN. 2003. Synaptic activity of the AFD neuron in Caenorhabditis elegans correlates with thermotactic memory. J Neurosci 23:373-6.

Murthy VN, De Camilli P. 2003. Cell biology of the presynaptic terminal. Annu Rev Neurosci 26:701-28.

Dertinger SK, Jiang X, Li Z, Murthy VN*, Whitesides GM*. 2002. Gradients of substrate-bound laminin orient axonal specification of neurons. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:12542-7. (* – joint senior authors)

Burrone J, O’Byrne M, Murthy VNMultiple forms of synaptic plasticity triggered by selective suppression of activity in individual neurons. Nature 420:414-8.

Star EN, Kwiatkowski DJ, Murthy VN. 2002. Rapid turnover of actin in dendritic spines and its regulation by activity. Nat Neurosci 5:239-46.

Zito K, Murthy VN. 2002. Dendritic spines. Curr Biol 12:R5.

Murthy VN, Schikorski T, Stevens CF, Zhu Y. 2001. Inactivity produces increases in neurotransmitter release and synapse size. Neuron 32:673-82.

Murthy VN. 2001. Spreading synapsins. Nat Neurosci 4:1155-7.

Li Z, Murthy VN. 2001. Visualizing postendocytic traffic of synaptic vesicles at hippocampal synapses. Neuron 31:593-605.

Burrone J, Murthy VN. 2001. Synaptic plasticity: rush hour traffic in the AMPA lanes. Curr Biol 11:R274-7.

Samuel AD, Murthy VN, Hengartner MO. 2001. Calcium dynamics during fertilization in C. elegans. BMC Dev Biol 1:8.


Fetz EE, Chen D, Murthy VN, Matsumura M. 2000. Synaptic interactions mediating synchrony and oscillations in primate sensorimotor cortex. J Physiol Paris 94:323-31.

Murthy VN, Sejnowski TJ, Stevens CF. 2000. Dynamics of dendritic calcium transients evoked by quantal release at excitatory hippocampal synapses. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 97:901-6.

Murthy VN. 1999. Getting the membrane into shape for endocytosis. Neuron 24:2-4.

Murthy VN. 1999. Optical detection of synaptic vesicle exocytosis and endocytosis. Curr Opin Neurobiol 9:314-20.

Murthy VN, Stevens CF. 1999. Reversal of synaptic vesicle docking at central synapses. Nat Neurosci 2:503-7.

Zhang B, Ganetzky B, Bellen HJ, Murthy VN. 1999. Tailoring uniform coats for synaptic vesicles during endocytosis. Neuron 23:419-22.

Murthy VN. 1998. Synaptic plasticity: step-wise strengthening. Curr Biol 8:R650-3.

Murthy VN, Stevens CF. 1998. Synaptic vesicles retain their identity through the endocytic cycle. Nature 392:497-501.

Murthy VN. 1997. Synaptic plasticity: neighborhood influences. Curr Biol 7:R512-5.

Murthy VN, Sejnowski, TJ, Stevens CF. 1997. Heterogeneous release properties of visualized individual hippocampal synapses. Neuron 18:599-612.

Murthy VN, Fetz EE. 1996. Synchronization of neurons during local field potential oscillations in sensorimotor cortex of awake monkeys. J Neurophysiol. 76:3968-82.

Murthy VN, Fetz EE. 1996. Oscillatory activity in sensorimotor cortex of awake monkeys: synchronization of local field potentials and relation to behavior. J Neurophysiol. 76:3949-67.

Murthy VN, Fetz EE. 1994. Effects of input synchrony on the firing rate of a three-conductance cortical neuron modelNeural Comp. 6:1111-26.

Murthy VN, Fetz EE. 1992. Coherent 25- to 35-Hz oscillations in the sensorimotor cortex of awake behaving monkeys. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 89:5670-4.

Murthy VN, Marzetta CA, Rudel LL, Zech LA, Foster DM. 1990. Hepatic apo B-100 lipoproteins and plasma LDL heterogeneity in African green monkeys. Am J Physiol. 258(6 Pt 1):E1041-57.

Kushwaha RS, Foster DM, Murthy VN, Carey KD, Bernard MG. 1990. Metabolic regulation of apoproteins of high-density lipoproteins by estrogen and progesterone in thebaboon (Papio sp). Metabolism. 39(5):544-52.

Kushwaha RS, Foster DM, Murthy VN, Carey KD, McGill HC Jr. 1989. Metabolism of larger high density lipoproteins accumulating in some families of baboons fed ahigh cholesterol and high saturated fat diet. J Lipid Res. 30:1147-59.