Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Slutzky Neuroprosthetics Laboratory

Publications

2017

Continuous decoding of grasp kinematics using epidural and subdural signals. Flint, R.D., Rosenow, J.M., Tate, M.C., and Slutzky, M.W.  Journal of Neural Engineering, 14 (1), 2017, 016005 (cover article). 

2016

Long-term stability of motor cortical activity: implications for brain machine interfaces and optimal feedback control. Flint, R.D., Scheid, M.R., Wright, Z.A., and Slutzky, M.W.  Journal of Neuroscience36 (12), 2016, pp. 3623-3632, PMCID: PMC4804017.

Enhancing nervous system recovery through neurobiologics, neural interface training, and neurorehabilitation. Krucoff M.O., Rahimpour S., Slutzky M.W., Edgerton V.R., Turner D.A.  Frontiers in Neuroscience, 2016 (https://doi.org/10.3389/fnins.2016.00584), PMCID: PMC5186786.

2015

Brain-machine interfaces in neurorehabilitation of stroke. Soekadar, S.R., Birbaumer, N., Slutzky, M.W., and Cohen, L.G., Neurobiology of Disease, 83, 2015, pp. 172-179.  

Brain machine interfaces: state of the art and challenges to translation. Slutzky, M., Neurobiology of Disease, 83, 2015, p.152.

2014

Cortical encoding of phonemic context during word production. Mugler EM, Goldrick M, Slutzky MW. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2014 Aug;2014:6790-3. doi: 10.1109/EMBC.2014.6945187. PMID: 25571555

Extracting kinetic information from human motor cortical signals. Flint RD, Wang PT, Wright ZA, King CE, Krucoff MO, Schuele SU, Rosenow JM, Hsu FP, Liu CY, Lin JJ, Sazgar M, Millett DE, Shaw SJ, Nenadic Z, Do AH, Slutzky MW. PMID: 25094020. Neuroimage. 2014 Nov 1;101:695-703. Epub 2014 Aug 2.

Reducing muscle co-activation after stroke using a myoelectric computer interface: a pilot study. Wright, Z.A., Rymer, W.Z., and Slutzky, M.W. Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair, December 27, 2013, doi: 10.1177/1545968313517751, PMID: 24376069. (Highlighted in Nature Reviews Neurology 10, 59 (2014); published online 28 January 2014; doi:10.1038/nrneurol.2014.2)

Direct classification of all American English phonemes using signals from functional speech motor cortex. Mugler, E.M., Patton, J.L., Flint, R.D., Wright, Z.A., Schuele, S.J., Rosenow, J.R., Shih, J., Krusienski, D., and Slutzky, M.W. Journal of Neural Engineering, 11 (3), 2014, 035015.

2013

Reducing Abnormal Muscle Coactivation After Stroke Using a Myoelectric-Computer Interface: A Pilot Study. Wright ZA, Rymer ZW, Slutzky MWNeurorehabil Neural Repair. 2013 Dec 27.

Long term, stable brain machine interface performance using local field potentials and multiunit spikes. Flint RD, Wright ZA, Scheid MR, Slutzky MWJ Neural Eng. 2013 Oct;10(5). Epub 2013 Aug 5.

Long-term, stable behavior of local field potentials during brain machine interface use. Scheid MR, Flint RD, Wright ZA, Slutzky MWEngineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), 2013 35th Annual International Conference of the IEEE. 2013;2013:307-10.

2012

Control of a biomimetic brain machine interface with local field potentials: performance and stability of a static decoder over 200 days. Flint RD, Wright ZA, Slutzky MWEngineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), 2012 Annual International Conference of the IEEE. 2012;2012:6719-22.

Myoelectric computer interfaces to reduce co-contraction after stroke. Wright ZA, Rymer WZ, Slutzky MWEngineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), 2012 Annual International Conference of the IEEE. 2012;2012:879-82.

Accurate decoding of reaching movements from field potentials in the absence of spikes. Flint RD, Lindberg EW, Jordan LR, Miller LE, Slutzky MWJ Neural Eng. 2012 Aug;9(4):046006. Epub 2012 Jun 25.

Local field potentials allow accurate decoding of muscle activity. Flint RD, Ethier C, Oby ER, Miller LE, Slutzky MW. Journal of Neurophysiology. 2012 Jul;108(1):18-24.

2011

Statistical assessment of the stability of neural movement representations. Stevenson IH, Cherian A, London BM, Sachs NA, Lindberg E, Reimer J, Slutzky MW, Hatsopoulos NG, Miller LE, Kording KP. Journal of Neurophysiology. 2011 Aug;106(2):764-774.

Decoding the rat forelimb movement direction from epidural and intracortical field potentials. Slutzky MW, Jordan LR, Lindberg EW, Lindsay KE, Miller LE. Journal of Neural Engineering. 2011 Jun;8(3).

Designing stimulation patterns for an afferent BMI: Representation of kinetics in somatosensory cortex. London BM, Torres RR, Slutzky MW, Miller LE. Proceedings of the Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBS), 2011 Jan;7521-7524.

2010

Optimal spacing of surface electrode arrays for brain-machine interface applications. Slutzky MW, Jordan LR, Krieg T, Chen M, Mogul DJ, Miller LE. Journal of Neural Engineering. 2010 Jan;7(2).

A new rodent behavioral paradigm for studying forelimb movement. Slutzky MW, Jordan LR, Bauman MJ, Miller LE. Journal of Neuroscience Methods. 2010 Jan;192(2):228-232.

2008

Optimal spatial resolution of epidural and subdural electrode arrays for brain-machine interface applications. Slutzky MW, Jordan LR, Miller LE. Proceedings of the Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBS), 2008 Jan;3771-3774.