Research Articles

  • Tung JK, Gutekunst CA, Gross RE. Inhibitory luminopsins: genetically-encoded bioluminescent opsins for versatile, scalable, and hardware-independent optogenetic inhibition. Scientific Reports. 2015 Sep 24;5:14366. doi: 10.1038/srep14366.  Featured in Emory News.  
  • Singh A, Gutekunst CA, Uthayathas S, Finberg JP, Mewes K, Gross RE, Papa SM, Feld Y. Effects of fibroblast transplantation into the internal pallidum on levodopa-induced dyskinesias in parkinsonian non-human primates. Neurosci Bull. 2015 Sep 15. doi: 10.1007/s12264-015-1559-zPMID: 26373985
  • Laxpati NG, Mahmoudi B, Gutekunst CA, Newman JP, Zeller-Townson R, Gross RE. Real-time in vivo optogenetic neuromodulation and multielectrode electrophysiologic recording with NeuroRighter. Front Neuroeng. 2014 Oct 29;7:40. doi: 10.3389/fneng.2014.00040. PMID: 25404915.
  • Arcot Desai S, Gutekunst CA, Potter SM, Gross RE. Deep brain stimulation macroelectrodes compared to multiple microelectrodes in rat hippocampus. Front Neuroeng. 2014 Jun 12;7:16. doi: 10.3389/fneng.2014.00016. PMID: 24971060.
  • Gutekunst CA, Gross RE. Plexin a4 expression in adult rat cranial nerves. J Chem Neuroanat. 2014 Nov;61-62:13-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jchemneu.2014.06.003. PMID: 24970554.
  • Newman JP, Zeller-Townson R, Fong MF, Arcot Desai S, Gross RE, Potter SM. Closed-loop, multichannel experimentation using the open-source NeuroRighter electrophysiology platform. Front Neural Circuits. 2013 Jan 18;6:98. doi: 10.3389/fncir.2012.00098. PMID: 23346047.
  • Smart O, Rolston JD, Epstein CM, Gross RE. Hippocampal seizure-onset laterality can change over long timescales: A same-patient observation over 500 days. Epilepsy Behav Case Rep. 2013 Apr 13;1:56-61. doi: 10.1016/j.ebcr.2013.03.003. PMID: 25667828.
  • Gutekunst CA, Stewart EN, Franz CK, English AW, Gross RE. PlexinA4 distribution in the adult rat spinal cord and dorsal root ganglia. J Chem Neuroanat. 2012 May;44(1):1-13. doi: 10.1016/j.jchemneu.2012.03.002. PMID: 22465808.
  • Rolston JD, Laxpati NG, Gutekunst CA, Potter SM, Gross RE. Spontaneous and evoked high-frequency oscillations in the tetanus toxin model of epilepsy. Epilepsia. 2010 Nov;51(11):2289-96. doi: 10.1111/j.1528-1167.2010.02753.x. PMID: 20946126.
  • Gutekunst CA, Stewart EN, Gross RE. Immunohistochemical distribution of plexinA4 in the adult rat central nervous system. Front Neuroanat. 2010 Jul 13;4. pii: 25. doi: 10.3389/fnana.2010.00025. PMID: 20700382.
  • Torre ER, Gutekunst CA, Gross RE. Expression by midbrain dopamine neurons of Sema3A and 3F receptors is associated with chemorepulsion in vitro but a mild in vivo phenotype. Mol Cell Neurosci. 2010 Jun;44(2):135-53. doi: 10.1016/j.mcn.2010.03.003. PMID: 20298787.
  • Rolston JD, Gross RE, Potter SM. A low-cost multielectrode system for data acquisition enabling real-time closed-loop processing with rapid recovery from stimulation artifacts. Front Neuroeng. 2009 Jul 23;2:12. doi: 10.3389/neuro.16.012.2009. PMID: 19668698.


  • Gross RE, Mahmoudi B, Riley JP. Less is more: novel less-invasive surgical techniques for mesial temporal lobe epilepsy that minimize cognitive impairment. Curr Opin Neurol. 2015 Apr;28(2):182-91. doi: 10.1097/WCO.0000000000000176. PMID: 25692411.
  • Laxpati NG, Kasoff WS, Gross RE. Deep brain stimulation for the treatment of epilepsy: circuits, targets, and trials. Neurotherapeutics. 2014 Jul;11(3):508-26. doi: 10.1007/s13311-014-0279-9. PMID: 24957200.
  • Rolston JD, Desai SA, Laxpati NG, Gross RE. Electrical stimulation for epilepsy: experimental approaches. Neurosurg Clin N Am. 2011 Oct;22(4):425-42. doi: 10.1016/ PMID: 21939841.
  • Rolston JD, Gross RE, Potter SM. Closed-loop, open-source electrophysiology. Front Neurosci. 2010 Sep 15;4. pii: 31. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2010.00031. PMID: 20859448.
  • Laxpati NG, Gross RE. Axons in the neuropil are activated by electrical stimulation of the cortex: some surprises, some clinical implications. Neurosurgery. 2010 Jun;66(6):N17-20. doi: 10.1227/01.neu.0000375277.68908.92. PMID: 20495414.
  • Cicchetti F, Drouin-Ouellet J, Gross RE. Environmental toxins and Parkinson's disease: what have we learned from pesticide-induced animal models? Trends Pharmacol Sci. 2009 Sep;30(9):475-83. doi: 10.1016/ PMID: 19729209.
  • Gross RE, Rolston JD. The clinical utility of methods to determine spatial extent and volume of tissue activated by deep brain stimulation. Clin Neurophysiol. 2008 Sep;119(9):1947-50. doi: 10.1016/j.clinph.2008.06.003. PMID: 18632306.