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Learn more about the work that we do in the Mark Bevan Laboratory through our recent publications.
  1. Callahan JW, Wokosin DL, Bevan MD  Dysregulation of the Basal Ganglia Indirect Pathway in Early Symptomatic Q175 Huntington's Disease Mice.  J Neurosci  2022 Mar 09;42(10):2080-2102. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0782-21.2022
  2. Bevan MD  Motor Control: A Basal Ganglia Feedback Circuit for Action Suppression.  Curr Biol  2021 Feb 22;31(4):R191-R193. doi:10.1016/j.cub.2020.11.067
  3. Kovaleski RF, Callahan JW, Chazalon M, Wokosin DL, Baufreton J, Bevan MD  Dysregulation of external globus pallidus-subthalamic nucleus network dynamics in parkinsonian mice during cortical slow-wave activity and activation.  J Physiol  2020 May;598(10):1897-1927. doi:10.1113/JP279232
  4. Lahiri AK, Bevan MD  Dopaminergic Transmission Rapidly and Persistently Enhances Excitability of D1 Receptor-Expressing Striatal Projection Neurons.  Neuron  2020 Apr 22;106(2):277-290.e6. doi:10.1016/j.neuron.2020.01.028
  5. McIver EL, Atherton JF, Chu HY, Cosgrove KE, Kondapalli J, Wokosin D, Surmeier DJ, Bevan MD  Maladaptive Downregulation of Autonomous Subthalamic Nucleus Activity following the Loss of Midbrain Dopamine Neurons.  Cell Rep  2019 Jul 23;28(4):992-1002.e4. doi:10.1016/j.celrep.2019.06.076
  6. Chu HY, McIver EL, Kovaleski RF, Atherton JF, Bevan MD  Loss of Hyperdirect Pathway Cortico-Subthalamic Inputs Following Degeneration of Midbrain Dopamine Neurons.  Neuron  2017 Sep 13;95(6):1306-1318.e5. doi:10.1016/j.neuron.2017.08.038
  7. Atherton JF, McIver EL, Mullen MR, Wokosin DL, Surmeier DJ, Bevan MD  Early dysfunction and progressive degeneration of the subthalamic nucleus in mouse models of Huntington's disease.  Elife  2016 Dec 20;5. pii:e21616
  8. Chu HY, Atherton JF, Wokosin D, Surmeier DJ, Bevan MD  Heterosynaptic regulation of external globus pallidus inputs to the subthalamic nucleus by the motor cortex.  Neuron  2015 Jan 21;85(2):364-76. doi:10.1016/j.neuron.2014.12.022
  9. Gittis AH, Berke JD, Bevan MD, Chan CS, Mallet N, Morrow MM, Schmidt R  New roles for the external globus pallidus in basal ganglia circuits and behavior.  J Neurosci  2014 Nov 12;34(46):15178-83. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3252-14.2014
  10. Atherton JF, Menard A, Urbain N, Bevan MD  Short-term depression of external globus pallidus-subthalamic nucleus synaptic transmission and implications for patterning subthalamic activity.  J Neurosci  2013 Apr 24;33(17):7130-44. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3576-12.2013
  11. Fan KY, Baufreton J, Surmeier DJ, Chan CS, Bevan MD  Proliferation of external globus pallidus-subthalamic nucleus synapses following degeneration of midbrain dopamine neurons.  J Neurosci  2012 Oct 03;32(40):13718-28. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.5750-11.2012
  12. Bevan MD  Introduction to the special edition: function and dysfunction of the basal ganglia.  Neuroscience  2011 Dec 15;198:1-2. doi:10.1016/j.neuroscience.2011.10.001
  13. Wilson CJ, Bevan MD  Intrinsic dynamics and synaptic inputs control the activity patterns of subthalamic nucleus neurons in health and in Parkinson's disease.  Neuroscience  2011 Dec 15;198:54-68. doi:10.1016/j.neuroscience.2011.06.049
  14. Atherton JF, Kitano K, Baufreton J, Fan K, Wokosin D, Tkatch T, Shigemoto R, Surmeier DJ, Bevan MD  Selective participation of somatodendritic HCN channels in inhibitory but not excitatory synaptic integration in neurons of the subthalamic nucleus.  J Neurosci  2010 Nov 24;30(47):16025-40. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3898-10.2010
  15. Blythe SN, Wokosin D, Atherton JF, Bevan MD  Cellular mechanisms underlying burst firing in substantia nigra dopamine neurons.  J Neurosci  2009 Dec 09;29(49):15531-41. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2961-09.2009
  16. Baufreton J, Kirkham E, Atherton JF, Menard A, Magill PJ, Bolam JP, Bevan MD  Sparse but selective and potent synaptic transmission from the globus pallidus to the subthalamic nucleus.  J Neurophysiol  2009 Jul;102(1):532-45. doi:10.1152/jn.00305.2009
  17. Atherton JF, Wokosin DL, Ramanathan S, Bevan MD  Autonomous initiation and propagation of action potentials in neurons of the subthalamic nucleus.  J Physiol  2008 Dec 01;586(23):5679-700. doi:10.1113/jphysiol.2008.155861
  18. Baufreton J, Bevan MD  D2-like dopamine receptor-mediated modulation of activity-dependent plasticity at GABAergic synapses in the subthalamic nucleus.  J Physiol  2008 Apr 15;586(8):2121-42. doi:10.1113/jphysiol.2008.151118
  19. Ramanathan S, Tkatch T, Atherton JF, Wilson CJ, Bevan MD  D2-like dopamine receptors modulate SKCa channel function in subthalamic nucleus neurons through inhibition of Cav2.2 channels.  J Neurophysiol  2008 Feb;99(2):442-59
  20. Teagarden M, Atherton JF, Bevan MD, Wilson CJ  Accumulation of cytoplasmic calcium, but not apamin-sensitive afterhyperpolarization current, during high frequency firing in rat subthalamic nucleus cells.  J Physiol  2008 Feb 01;586(3):817-33